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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 2 9
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 138 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 13.89% 24.30% 15.73%
As % of the Vendors category 28.74% 45.10% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46 101 97
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 174 306 318
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 48.33% 53.87% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 151 226 277
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 85 (61.59%) Windows
2 75 (54.35%) Active Directory
3 58 (42.03%) Microsoft Office
4 50 (36.23%) Office 365
5 47 (34.06%) Windows Server
6 45 (32.61%) MS Exchange
6 45 (32.61%) VMware
7 44 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (31.88%) Hyper-V
8 43 (31.16%) Windows 7
9 34 (24.64%) MCSE
9 34 (24.64%) SQL Server
10 32 (23.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (22.46%) SQL
12 30 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 29 (21.01%) ITIL
14 27 (19.57%) .NET
15 26 (18.84%) Windows 8
15 26 (18.84%) Windows 10
16 25 (18.12%) C#
17 24 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (16.67%) SCCM
19 22 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
20 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (14.49%) Finance
21 19 (13.77%) HTML
21 19 (13.77%) SharePoint
22 18 (13.04%) ASP.NET
23 16 (11.59%) LAN
23 16 (11.59%) WAN

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 45 (32.61%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.77%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.35%) IIS
5 6 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 58 (42.03%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (36.23%) Office 365
2 32 (23.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.07%) Asana
4 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) LAN
1 16 (11.59%) WAN
2 15 (10.87%) Firewall
3 13 (9.42%) VPN
4 8 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.07%) WebEx
6 6 (4.35%) DNS
7 5 (3.62%) DHCP
7 5 (3.62%) Wireless
8 3 (2.17%) Internet
8 3 (2.17%) Intranet
9 2 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.45%) Network Security
9 2 (1.45%) SAN
9 2 (1.45%) Softphone
10 1 (0.72%) Converged Networks
10 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.80%) OLAP
4 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.62%) OLTP
6 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.17%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.17%) Power BI
7 3 (2.17%) QlikView
7 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.07%) JIRA
3 7 (5.07%) NUnit
3 7 (5.07%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.90%) Selenium
5 3 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.17%) CruiseControl
5 3 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.72%) Subversion
6 1 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 20 (14.49%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Advertising
3 9 (6.52%) Law
4 8 (5.80%) Marketing
5 4 (2.90%) Legal
6 3 (2.17%) Retail
7 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (19.57%) Analyst
1 27 (19.57%) IT Support
2 25 (18.12%) Developer
3 23 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 23 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 16 (11.59%) Service Analyst
5 15 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (10.14%) Administrator
6 14 (10.14%) Desktop Support
6 14 (10.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (8.70%) 1st Line Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) IT Analyst
7 12 (8.70%) SQL Developer
8 11 (7.97%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.97%) Desktop Engineer
8 11 (7.97%) Help Desk Engineer
9 10 (7.25%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (7.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 10 (7.25%) Lead C# Developer
9 10 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.57%) .NET
2 19 (13.77%) HTML
3 18 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 14 (10.14%) jQuery
5 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (7.97%) CSS
7 10 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (7.25%) REST
7 10 (7.25%) Web Services
8 9 (6.52%) HTML5
9 8 (5.80%) WCF
10 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 7 (5.07%) Dapper ORM
10 7 (5.07%) JSON
10 7 (5.07%) NHibernate
10 7 (5.07%) RESTful
10 7 (5.07%) XHTML
10 7 (5.07%) XML
10 7 (5.07%) XSLT
11 6 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.80%) Driving Licence
2 8 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.07%) Replication
3 7 (5.07%) W3C
4 5 (3.62%) iPhone
5 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.17%) Clustering
5 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.17%) Fintech
5 3 (2.17%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.72%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) IPTV
7 1 (0.72%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.72%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 85 (61.59%) Windows
2 47 (34.06%) Windows Server
3 43 (31.16%) Windows 7
4 30 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (18.84%) Windows 10
5 26 (18.84%) Windows 8
6 22 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.35%) Android
7 6 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.17%) VMS
9 2 (1.45%) Linux
9 2 (1.45%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.01%) ITIL
2 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (10.87%) MVC
4 11 (7.97%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.25%) ETL
5 10 (7.25%) Patch Management
5 10 (7.25%) Software Deployment
6 8 (5.80%) IT Audit
6 8 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (5.80%) Test Automation
7 7 (5.07%) BDD
7 7 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.07%) SOLID
7 7 (5.07%) TDD
8 6 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.35%) High Availability
8 6 (4.35%) Migration
8 6 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (3.62%) Database Security
9 5 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.46%) SQL
2 25 (18.12%) C#
3 15 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.17%) C
6 3 (2.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (24.64%) MCSE
3 13 (9.42%) Degree
3 13 (9.42%) MCSA
4 11 (7.97%) MCP
5 10 (7.25%) MCITP
6 8 (5.80%) CCNA
6 8 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) ISEB
9 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.72%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.72%) MCTS
9 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.07%) QA
2 5 (3.62%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 44 (31.88%) Hyper-V
3 24 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.45%) UAG
6 1 (0.72%) KVM
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (16.67%) SCCM
2 8 (5.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (32.61%) VMware
2 10 (7.25%) Cisco
3 8 (5.80%) ServiceNow
4 7 (5.07%) Citrix
5 6 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.17%) Dell
6 3 (2.17%) Google
6 3 (2.17%) HP
6 3 (2.17%) iManage
6 3 (2.17%) LANDesk
6 3 (2.17%) Tableau
7 1 (0.72%) Apple
7 1 (0.72%) Brocade
7 1 (0.72%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (0.72%) EMC
7 1 (0.72%) Isilon
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle
7 1 (0.72%) Sony
7 1 (0.72%) Supermicro
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