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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 90 166 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 28.57% 25.90% 19.70%
As % of the Vendors category 57.32% 46.63% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 90 113 127
Median salary £32,750 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.42% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 157 356 323
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 49.84% 55.54% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 219 298
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Guildford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 89 (59.73%) Windows
2 79 (53.02%) Active Directory
3 74 (49.66%) MS Excel
4 50 (33.56%) Office 365
5 48 (32.21%) SQL
6 47 (31.54%) Hyper-V
7 46 (30.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 45 (30.20%) MS Office
9 43 (28.86%) SQL Server
10 41 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 41 (27.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (26.85%) Windows 7
12 35 (23.49%) Windows Server
12 35 (23.49%) MCSE
13 33 (22.15%) Windows 10
13 33 (22.15%) Windows 8
14 32 (21.48%) Firewall
14 32 (21.48%) VMware
15 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (18.12%) ITIL
16 27 (18.12%) C#
17 25 (16.78%) MS Exchange
18 24 (16.11%) Finance
18 24 (16.11%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (15.44%) .NET
20 22 (14.77%) TCP/IP
21 20 (13.42%) ETL
22 19 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
23 18 (12.08%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related 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 25 (16.78%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.07%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.37%) IIS
4 6 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.34%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 74 (49.66%) MS Excel
2 45 (30.20%) MS Office
3 6 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (33.56%) Office 365
2 46 (30.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.70%) Asana
4 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.48%) Firewall
2 22 (14.77%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.71%) LAN
3 10 (6.71%) WAN
4 7 (4.70%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.70%) SAN
4 7 (4.70%) WebEx
5 5 (3.36%) VPN
6 4 (2.68%) Intranet
7 3 (2.01%) DHCP
7 3 (2.01%) DNS
8 2 (1.34%) Internet
8 2 (1.34%) Skype
8 2 (1.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.86%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (10.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (10.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (8.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (6.71%) OLAP
8 9 (6.04%) Power BI
8 9 (6.04%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (4.70%) Hadoop
10 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (4.70%) OLTP
11 5 (3.36%) CouchDB
11 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (2.01%) QlikView
13 2 (1.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.38%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.70%) JIRA
3 7 (4.70%) NUnit
3 7 (4.70%) SpecFlow
4 5 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.36%) CruiseControl
4 5 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (3.36%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.34%) Selenium
6 1 (0.67%) Toad
General
1 24 (16.11%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Legal
3 4 (2.68%) Advertising
3 4 (2.68%) Law
4 2 (1.34%) Electronics
5 1 (0.67%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (22.15%) Support Engineer
2 32 (21.48%) IT Support
3 30 (20.13%) IT Engineer
4 29 (19.46%) Analyst
5 27 (18.12%) Developer
6 25 (16.78%) Desktop Engineer
7 24 (16.11%) Desktop Support
7 24 (16.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 24 (16.11%) IT Support Engineer
8 19 (12.75%) Administrator
9 16 (10.74%) SQL Developer
10 15 (10.07%) Lead Developer
11 14 (9.40%) C# Developer
12 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Developer
12 13 (8.72%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (8.05%) Lead C# Developer
14 11 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 10 (6.71%) Network Administrator
15 10 (6.71%) Service Analyst
16 9 (6.04%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.44%) .NET
2 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (8.72%) HTML
5 12 (8.05%) jQuery
5 12 (8.05%) REST
5 12 (8.05%) Web Services
6 8 (5.37%) XML
7 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 7 (4.70%) CSS
7 7 (4.70%) Dapper ORM
7 7 (4.70%) HTML5
7 7 (4.70%) JSON
7 7 (4.70%) NHibernate
7 7 (4.70%) RESTful
7 7 (4.70%) WCF
7 7 (4.70%) XHTML
7 7 (4.70%) XSLT
8 6 (4.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.37%) Blackberry
1 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
1 8 (5.37%) Replication
2 7 (4.70%) W3C
3 6 (4.03%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.36%) Fintech
4 5 (3.36%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.36%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.68%) Clustering
5 4 (2.68%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 89 (59.73%) Windows
2 41 (27.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (26.85%) Windows 7
4 35 (23.49%) Windows Server
5 33 (22.15%) Windows 10
5 33 (22.15%) Windows 8
6 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (6.71%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.01%) VMS
9 1 (0.67%) Android
9 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (18.12%) ITIL
3 20 (13.42%) ETL
4 18 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (10.07%) MVC
5 15 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (8.72%) Scrum
6 13 (8.72%) SDLC
7 12 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.38%) Manual Testing
9 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.37%) High Availability
10 8 (5.37%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (5.37%) Performance Testing
11 7 (4.70%) BDD
11 7 (4.70%) Database Mirroring
11 7 (4.70%) Database Security
11 7 (4.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 7 (4.70%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.21%) SQL
2 27 (18.12%) C#
3 14 (9.40%) T-SQL
4 12 (8.05%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 5 (3.36%) C++
7 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.01%) C
9 2 (1.34%) VBA
10 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (23.49%) MCSE
3 18 (12.08%) Degree
4 17 (11.41%) CCNA
4 17 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (11.41%) MCSA
5 11 (7.38%) MCP
6 8 (5.37%) MCITP
7 6 (4.03%) ISEB
8 1 (0.67%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.67%) MCTS
8 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) PMO
2 3 (2.01%) SLA
3 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 79 (53.02%) Active Directory
2 47 (31.54%) Hyper-V
3 19 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.70%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (4.70%) ISA Server
4 7 (4.70%) UAG
4 7 (4.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (8.72%) SCCM
2 4 (2.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (21.48%) VMware
2 12 (8.05%) Cisco
3 7 (4.70%) Dell
3 7 (4.70%) HP
4 5 (3.36%) Citrix
4 5 (3.36%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.68%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.01%) iManage
6 3 (2.01%) Tableau
7 2 (1.34%) Avaya
7 2 (1.34%) Google
7 2 (1.34%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.67%) Apple
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle
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