Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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.

Microsoft
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 155 150 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 18.19% 18.80% 16.86%
As % of the Vendors category 37.71% 45.05% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 148 140 213
Guildford median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £41,820
% change year-on-year +6.74% +6.41% -1.60%

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 411 333 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 48.24% 41.73% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 356 293 515
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,100 £25,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -4.49%

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 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 71 (45.81%) Windows
2 56 (36.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (31.61%) Active Directory
4 45 (29.03%) Windows Server
5 37 (23.87%) Office 365
6 36 (23.23%) C#
6 36 (23.23%) .NET
7 34 (21.94%) SQL Server
7 34 (21.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (21.94%) Windows 7
8 31 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET
10 29 (18.71%) SQL
10 29 (18.71%) MVC
11 28 (18.06%) VMware
12 27 (17.42%) MS Exchange
12 27 (17.42%) Windows 10
13 26 (16.77%) HTML
13 26 (16.77%) Microsoft Office
13 26 (16.77%) Advertising
14 25 (16.13%) JavaScript
15 24 (15.48%) CSS
16 23 (14.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (14.19%) VPN
18 21 (13.55%) Degree
19 20 (12.90%) Cisco
19 20 (12.90%) ITIL
19 20 (12.90%) Hyper-V
20 19 (12.26%) Marketing
21 18 (11.61%) jQuery

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 31 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 27 (17.42%) MS Exchange
3 16 (10.32%) CMS
4 13 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (6.45%) IIS
5 10 (6.45%) Umbraco
6 9 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.58%) WordPress
8 3 (1.94%) Confluence
8 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.94%) JBoss
9 2 (1.29%) Content Management Server
9 2 (1.29%) Drupal
9 2 (1.29%) Kentico
9 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (16.77%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (36.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (23.87%) Office 365
3 14 (9.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (9.03%) IaaS
3 14 (9.03%) PaaS
4 11 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (6.45%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.58%) SaaS
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.19%) VPN
2 17 (10.97%) DNS
3 14 (9.03%) WAN
4 11 (7.10%) Firewall
5 7 (4.52%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.87%) LAN
7 5 (3.23%) SAN
7 5 (3.23%) Wireless
8 3 (1.94%) DHCP
8 3 (1.94%) Intranet
9 2 (1.29%) Skype
9 2 (1.29%) VoIP
10 1 (0.65%) Converged Networks
10 1 (0.65%) FTP
10 1 (0.65%) Internet
10 1 (0.65%) NAS
10 1 (0.65%) Network Security
10 1 (0.65%) Softphone
10 1 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.52%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.94%) JasperReports
4 3 (1.94%) MySQL
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.29%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.87%) Subversion
3 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.23%) Selenium
4 3 (1.94%) Arquillian
4 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.94%) JIRA
4 3 (1.94%) JMeter
4 3 (1.94%) JUnit
4 3 (1.94%) Maven
4 3 (1.94%) Mockito
4 3 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (16.77%) Advertising
2 19 (12.26%) Marketing
3 15 (9.68%) Finance
4 7 (4.52%) Law
5 6 (3.87%) Legal
6 2 (1.29%) Banking
6 2 (1.29%) Publishing
6 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (23.23%) Developer
2 31 (20.00%) IT Support
3 22 (14.19%) Analyst
4 21 (13.55%) .NET Developer
5 20 (12.90%) Administrator
5 20 (12.90%) Systems Support
6 18 (11.61%) Support Engineer
7 15 (9.68%) IT Administrator
7 15 (9.68%) IT Systems Administrator
7 15 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 15 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (9.03%) IT Engineer
9 13 (8.39%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (8.39%) Server Support
9 13 (8.39%) Windows Server Support
10 12 (7.74%) Server Administrator
10 12 (7.74%) Windows Administrator
10 12 (7.74%) Windows Server Administrator
10 12 (7.74%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 11 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (23.23%) .NET
2 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 26 (16.77%) HTML
4 24 (15.48%) CSS
5 18 (11.61%) jQuery
6 13 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (7.74%) HTML5
8 11 (7.10%) Ajax
9 8 (5.16%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.16%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.87%) Node.js
10 6 (3.87%) React
10 6 (3.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (3.23%) Web Services
12 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (2.58%) CSS3
12 4 (2.58%) RESTful
12 4 (2.58%) WCF
12 4 (2.58%) XML
13 3 (1.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.16%) iPhone
3 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.58%) Clustering
4 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.29%) AS400
6 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.29%) iPad
6 2 (1.29%) iSeries
6 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.29%) NHS
6 2 (1.29%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 71 (45.81%) Windows
2 45 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 34 (21.94%) Windows 7
3 34 (21.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (17.42%) Windows 10
5 23 (14.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.32%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.23%) Android
8 4 (2.58%) Linux
9 3 (1.94%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.71%) MVC
2 20 (12.90%) ITIL
3 14 (9.03%) CRM
4 12 (7.74%) Web Development
5 11 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.10%) Software Engineering
6 9 (5.81%) Change Management
7 8 (5.16%) Data Integration
8 7 (4.52%) Project Management
9 6 (3.87%) OO
9 6 (3.87%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.23%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.23%) TDD
11 4 (2.58%) Coaching
11 4 (2.58%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.58%) Service Management
12 3 (1.94%) Data Protection
12 3 (1.94%) Load Testing
12 3 (1.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.23%) C#
2 29 (18.71%) SQL
3 25 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.39%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.94%) Java
6 3 (1.94%) Ruby
6 3 (1.94%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.29%) PHP
7 2 (1.29%) VB
8 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (13.55%) Degree
2 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.45%) MCSE
4 5 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.58%) CCNP
6 2 (1.29%) MCSA
6 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCENT
7 1 (0.65%) MCAD
7 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.10%) SLA
2 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.29%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (31.61%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.94%) KVM
4 3 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.94%) XenServer
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (9.03%) SCCM
2 4 (2.58%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (2.58%) Simpana
3 2 (1.29%) SCOM
3 2 (1.29%) SCSM
3 2 (1.29%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 28 (18.06%) VMware
2 20 (12.90%) Cisco
3 13 (8.39%) Dell
3 13 (8.39%) HP
4 9 (5.81%) CheckPoint
5 8 (5.16%) EqualLogic
6 5 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
6 5 (3.23%) EMC
6 5 (3.23%) Riverbed
7 4 (2.58%) Citrix
7 4 (2.58%) CommVault
7 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.94%) Brocade
8 3 (1.94%) Isilon
9 2 (1.29%) Avaya
9 2 (1.29%) Google
9 2 (1.29%) IBM
9 2 (1.29%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.29%) Oracle
9 2 (1.29%) Supermicro