Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 170 165 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 20.29% 21.48% 20.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.37% 60.22% 59.33%
Number of salaries quoted 154 168 161
Guildford median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -7.89% +12.59%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,125 £56,250
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% -7.23% +7.79%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 307 274 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 36.63% 35.68% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 279 248 267
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.64% +7.79%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,000 £61,250
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Guildford

Windows
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Windows in Guildford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Guildford over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 81 (47.65%) Active Directory
2 69 (40.59%) Microsoft
3 54 (31.76%) Windows Server
4 51 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
5 48 (28.24%) Office 365
6 43 (25.29%) VMware
7 40 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 38 (22.35%) Linux
9 34 (20.00%) ITIL
9 34 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 34 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 34 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (16.47%) Citrix
11 28 (16.47%) SQL Server
12 25 (14.71%) Firewall
12 25 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (13.53%) Windows 8
14 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (11.76%) Service Management
16 20 (11.76%) .NET
16 20 (11.76%) MCSE
17 19 (11.18%) LAN
17 19 (11.18%) VLAN
18 18 (10.59%) Degree
18 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
19 17 (10.00%) TCP/IP
19 17 (10.00%) C#
19 17 (10.00%) SQL

Windows
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 14 (8.24%) IIS
2 13 (7.65%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.35%) Apache
6 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.59%) JBoss
9 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 48 (28.24%) Office 365
2 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.94%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.71%) Firewall
2 19 (11.18%) LAN
2 19 (11.18%) VLAN
3 17 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (9.41%) DHCP
5 15 (8.82%) DNS
5 15 (8.82%) WAN
6 13 (7.65%) SAN
6 13 (7.65%) VPN
6 13 (7.65%) Wireless
7 11 (6.47%) Network Security
7 11 (6.47%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (5.88%) MPLS
8 10 (5.88%) WLAN
9 7 (4.12%) Intranet
10 6 (3.53%) VoIP
11 5 (2.94%) Internet
11 5 (2.94%) NAS
11 5 (2.94%) PBX
11 5 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) MySQL
3 7 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.76%) SQLite
6 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.59%) Big Data
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.53%) JIRA
3 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.18%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.59%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.59%) Selenium
6 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (8.82%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Manufacturing
2 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.35%) Marketing
4 3 (1.76%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.76%) Electronics
5 2 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (37.06%) Analyst
2 53 (31.18%) IT Support
3 36 (21.18%) Support Analyst
4 35 (20.59%) Support Engineer
5 32 (18.82%) IT Engineer
6 26 (15.29%) IT Support Engineer
7 22 (12.94%) IT Analyst
7 22 (12.94%) IT Support Analyst
8 18 (10.59%) Desktop Support
9 17 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (10.00%) Developer
10 16 (9.41%) Desktop Engineer
10 16 (9.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 14 (8.24%) Field Engineer
11 14 (8.24%) Field Support Engineer
11 14 (8.24%) Help Desk Support
12 13 (7.65%) IT Technician
12 13 (7.65%) Service Analyst
12 13 (7.65%) Service Desk Analyst
13 12 (7.06%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.76%) .NET
2 10 (5.88%) jQuery
2 10 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (4.71%) .NET Framework
3 8 (4.71%) Ajax
3 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (4.71%) WinForms
3 8 (4.71%) WPF
4 6 (3.53%) HTML
5 5 (2.94%) Django
5 5 (2.94%) LDAP
5 5 (2.94%) MAPI
6 4 (2.35%) Caffe
6 4 (2.35%) Keras
6 4 (2.35%) TensorFlow
6 4 (2.35%) XML
7 3 (1.76%) .NET Core
7 3 (1.76%) Java EE
7 3 (1.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.41%) Data Centre
1 16 (9.41%) Fat Client
1 16 (9.41%) Thin Client
2 10 (5.88%) CMDB
3 8 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.12%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.53%) Replication
6 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.94%) YubiKey
7 4 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.76%) iPhone
8 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.18%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.18%) iPad
9 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.59%) Fintech
10 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.76%) Windows Server
2 40 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 38 (22.35%) Linux
4 34 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 23 (13.53%) Windows 8
6 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.06%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.53%) Android
10 5 (2.94%) VMS
11 4 (2.35%) CentOS
12 3 (1.76%) Unix
13 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.00%) ITIL
1 34 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (11.76%) Service Management
3 16 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (9.41%) ITSM
4 13 (7.65%) Configuration Management
5 12 (7.06%) Decision-Making
6 11 (6.47%) Change Control
6 11 (6.47%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 10 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (5.88%) MVC
7 10 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 9 (5.29%) TDD
9 8 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.71%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (4.71%) SDLC
9 8 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.71%) Unit Testing
10 7 (4.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.00%) C#
1 17 (10.00%) SQL
2 16 (9.41%) Python
3 12 (7.06%) C++
3 12 (7.06%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.29%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.71%) Java
6 6 (3.53%) C
6 6 (3.53%) PHP
7 3 (1.76%) Ruby
7 3 (1.76%) VB
8 2 (1.18%) Groovy
8 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.59%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (11.76%) MCSE
3 18 (10.59%) Degree
4 11 (6.47%) MCP
5 10 (5.88%) CCNA
5 10 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (5.88%) LPIC
5 10 (5.88%) MCSA
6 8 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (3.53%) A+ Certification
7 6 (3.53%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.35%) Master's Degree
8 4 (2.35%) PhD
9 3 (1.76%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.18%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.18%) GIAC
10 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.18%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) SLA
2 5 (2.94%) QA
3 3 (1.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.59%) COBIT
4 1 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.59%) GDPR
4 1 (0.59%) GPG13
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (47.65%) Active Directory
2 34 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 25 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.94%) KVM
5 3 (1.76%) Firmware
6 2 (1.18%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.59%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.59%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (6.47%) SCCM
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.35%) SCOM
3 4 (2.35%) WSUS
4 3 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.76%) Perfmon
5 2 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.59%) Ansible
6 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.59%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.59%) Nagios
6 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.29%) VMware
3 28 (16.47%) Citrix
4 14 (8.24%) Apple
4 14 (8.24%) Intel
5 13 (7.65%) Cisco
6 8 (4.71%) SAP
7 6 (3.53%) Oracle
8 5 (2.94%) Juniper
8 5 (2.94%) NETGEAR
8 5 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 5 (2.94%) Sophos
8 5 (2.94%) Vyatta
9 4 (2.35%) Computacenter
9 4 (2.35%) Mitel
10 3 (1.76%) CA
10 3 (1.76%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.76%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.18%) HP
12 1 (0.59%) NetApp