Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 161 141 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 19.17% 22.93% 25.65%
As % of the Vendors category 43.87% 49.65% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 142 144 279
Guildford median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Guildford.

All Vendors
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 367 284 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 43.69% 46.18% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 296 265 468
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,500 £19,500 £25,350
90th Percentile £68,125 £57,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Guildford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Guildford.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Guildford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 57 (35.40%) C#
1 57 (35.40%) .NET
2 56 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 55 (34.16%) Advertising
4 47 (29.19%) MVC
5 43 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (24.84%) ASP.NET
7 39 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (19.88%) SharePoint
10 30 (18.63%) OO
10 30 (18.63%) Web Application Development
11 29 (18.01%) Windows
11 29 (18.01%) TDD
11 29 (18.01%) WCF
11 29 (18.01%) Git (software)
12 28 (17.39%) Ruby
12 28 (17.39%) Node.js
12 28 (17.39%) BDD
12 28 (17.39%) NoSQL
12 28 (17.39%) RESTful
12 28 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
12 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 28 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
13 27 (16.77%) Active Directory
14 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (13.66%) SQL
15 22 (13.66%) Office 365
16 21 (13.04%) HTML
16 21 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (19.88%) SharePoint
2 17 (10.56%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.35%) IIS
6 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.86%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.62%) Apache
8 1 (0.62%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.62%) InDesign
6 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.24%) assyst
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.66%) Office 365
2 19 (11.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.07%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.48%) IaaS
5 3 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.86%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (1.86%) PaaS
6 2 (1.24%) SaaS
6 2 (1.24%) Yammer
7 1 (0.62%) GitHub
7 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.07%) Intranet
2 10 (6.21%) VPN
3 8 (4.97%) LAN
3 8 (4.97%) WAN
3 8 (4.97%) WebEx
4 4 (2.48%) DNS
4 4 (2.48%) Firewall
4 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.86%) Skype
6 1 (0.62%) DHCP
6 1 (0.62%) VoIP
6 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 28 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
3 21 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (11.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (11.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (11.18%) Power BI
6 9 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.11%) OLAP
7 5 (3.11%) OLTP
8 4 (2.48%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (2.48%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) Biml
10 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (18.01%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (3.11%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (34.16%) Advertising
2 9 (5.59%) Marketing
3 6 (3.73%) Finance
4 2 (1.24%) Banking
4 2 (1.24%) Law
4 2 (1.24%) Legal
4 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Games
5 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (34.16%) Developer
2 41 (25.47%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.25%) Consultant
4 22 (13.66%) Analyst
5 16 (9.94%) Support Engineer
6 14 (8.70%) 1st Line Engineer
6 14 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 14 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) CRM Consultant
8 9 (5.59%) DBA
8 9 (5.59%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.97%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.35%) Graduate
10 7 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (3.73%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.73%) IT Analyst
12 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 5 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.11%) IT Technician
12 5 (3.11%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (35.40%) .NET
2 40 (24.84%) ASP.NET
3 39 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (18.01%) WCF
6 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 28 (17.39%) Node.js
6 28 (17.39%) RESTful
7 21 (13.04%) HTML
8 13 (8.07%) CSS
9 11 (6.83%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.97%) Entity Framework
10 8 (4.97%) HTML5
10 8 (4.97%) jQuery
11 7 (4.35%) Ajax
11 7 (4.35%) CSS3
12 6 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (3.11%) WPF
14 2 (1.24%) COM
14 2 (1.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.83%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.73%) Clustering
5 3 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.24%) BYOD
6 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.24%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.62%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.62%) Social Media
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.01%) Windows
2 17 (10.56%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 13 (8.07%) Windows 10
4 13 (8.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.83%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.86%) Linux
8 1 (0.62%) Android
8 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.19%) MVC
2 43 (26.71%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.63%) OO
3 30 (18.63%) Web Application Development
4 29 (18.01%) TDD
5 28 (17.39%) BDD
6 20 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (12.42%) ITIL
7 19 (11.80%) ETL
8 16 (9.94%) CRM
8 16 (9.94%) Wireframes
9 15 (9.32%) User Stories
9 15 (9.32%) Web Development
10 10 (6.21%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (4.97%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.97%) SDLC
11 8 (4.97%) Web Filtering
12 7 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (4.35%) Presales
13 6 (3.73%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (35.40%) C#
2 28 (17.39%) Ruby
3 22 (13.66%) SQL
4 20 (12.42%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.56%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.24%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.24%) Perl
8 2 (1.24%) Python
8 2 (1.24%) Tcl
9 1 (0.62%) C
9 1 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) Java
9 1 (0.62%) R
9 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.45%) MCSE
3 11 (6.83%) Degree
4 5 (3.11%) MCP
4 5 (3.11%) MCSA
5 3 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.24%) MBA
7 1 (0.62%) ISEB
7 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) SLA
2 3 (1.86%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (16.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.42%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) SCCM
2 7 (4.35%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.11%) SCOM
4 4 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.24%) DameWare
5 2 (1.24%) SCSM
6 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 18 (11.18%) Cisco
1 18 (11.18%) VMware
2 5 (3.11%) SolarWinds
3 3 (1.86%) Brocade
3 3 (1.86%) Dell
3 3 (1.86%) EMC
3 3 (1.86%) IBM
4 2 (1.24%) iManage
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle
4 2 (1.24%) Sony
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe
5 1 (0.62%) Apple
5 1 (0.62%) Canon
5 1 (0.62%) CommVault
5 1 (0.62%) HP
5 1 (0.62%) HubSpot
5 1 (0.62%) Veeam