Period
to 19 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 180 161 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 21.79% 18.11% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.88% 59.19% 63.56%
Number of salaries quoted 157 154 147
Guildford median annual salary £32,500 £34,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.11% -4.86% +5.88%
10th Percentile £20,900 £19,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £63,100 £67,500 £53,750
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% -4.38% +3.90%

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 328 272 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 39.71% 30.60% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 295 244 235
Guildford median annual salary £36,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £67,500 £61,250
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +7.14%

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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 84 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 78 (43.33%) Active Directory
3 59 (32.78%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (32.78%) Office 365
4 55 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 49 (27.22%) ITIL
7 48 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 46 (25.56%) Windows 10
9 42 (23.33%) Linux
10 32 (17.78%) ITSM
11 31 (17.22%) VMware
12 27 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (14.44%) Firewall
14 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
15 23 (12.78%) C++
15 23 (12.78%) Service Management
15 23 (12.78%) Hyper-V
15 23 (12.78%) Degree
16 22 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 22 (12.22%) Intel
17 21 (11.67%) Thin Client
17 21 (11.67%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (11.67%) Python
17 21 (11.67%) LAN
17 21 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (11.67%) Fat Client
18 20 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
18 20 (11.11%) Citrix
18 20 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

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 15 (8.33%) IIS
2 14 (7.78%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.89%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.78%) Apache
6 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.11%) JBoss
8 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (32.78%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 59 (32.78%) Office 365
2 22 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.78%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.11%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.44%) Firewall
2 21 (11.67%) LAN
2 21 (11.67%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (10.56%) VLAN
3 19 (10.56%) VoIP
4 17 (9.44%) TCP/IP
4 17 (9.44%) WAN
5 15 (8.33%) DHCP
5 15 (8.33%) VPN
6 14 (7.78%) Wireless
7 11 (6.11%) DNS
7 11 (6.11%) Network Security
7 11 (6.11%) SAN
8 10 (5.56%) MPLS
8 10 (5.56%) WLAN
9 8 (4.44%) Internet
10 7 (3.89%) Intranet
10 7 (3.89%) Skype
11 5 (2.78%) IPsec
11 5 (2.78%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.00%) MySQL
3 5 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.67%) Adabas
4 3 (1.67%) SQLite
5 2 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (6.11%) JIRA
2 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 5 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.67%) Selenium
4 3 (1.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
General
1 19 (10.56%) Finance
2 5 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.22%) Marketing
4 3 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.67%) Electronics
4 3 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.11%) Billing
5 2 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (40.00%) Analyst
2 58 (32.22%) IT Support
3 38 (21.11%) Support Engineer
4 34 (18.89%) Support Analyst
5 31 (17.22%) IT Engineer
6 28 (15.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 26 (14.44%) Desktop Support
8 23 (12.78%) Desktop Engineer
8 23 (12.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 23 (12.78%) IT Analyst
8 23 (12.78%) IT Support Analyst
9 21 (11.67%) Field Engineer
9 21 (11.67%) Field Support Engineer
9 21 (11.67%) Service Analyst
9 21 (11.67%) Service Desk Analyst
10 19 (10.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (10.56%) Developer
11 13 (7.22%) Technical Support
12 12 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
13 11 (6.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
1 10 (5.56%) STL
2 9 (5.00%) .NET
3 8 (4.44%) Caffe
3 8 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (4.44%) Keras
3 8 (4.44%) TensorFlow
4 7 (3.89%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.78%) LDAP
5 5 (2.78%) MAPI
6 4 (2.22%) HTML
6 4 (2.22%) Web Services
7 3 (1.67%) Django
7 3 (1.67%) XML
8 1 (0.56%) CSS
8 1 (0.56%) Java EE
8 1 (0.56%) jQuery
8 1 (0.56%) Middleware
8 1 (0.56%) Struts
8 1 (0.56%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.67%) Fat Client
1 21 (11.67%) Thin Client
2 15 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.56%) CMDB
4 8 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.44%) Fintech
5 7 (3.89%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.78%) Replication
7 5 (2.78%) YubiKey
8 4 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.67%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.67%) iPhone
9 3 (1.67%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.11%) Cyberattack
10 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.56%) Digital Signage
11 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 48 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 46 (25.56%) Windows 10
4 42 (23.33%) Linux
5 20 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (10.56%) Windows 8
7 18 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (6.67%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.33%) Android
10 5 (2.78%) VMS
11 4 (2.22%) Unix
12 3 (1.67%) HPUX
12 3 (1.67%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.11%) CentOS
14 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
2 49 (27.22%) ITIL
3 32 (17.78%) ITSM
4 23 (12.78%) Service Management
5 16 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.89%) High Availability
6 13 (7.22%) Configuration Management
6 13 (7.22%) Mentoring
7 12 (6.67%) Decision-Making
8 11 (6.11%) Change Control
9 10 (5.56%) ITIL V3
9 10 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 10 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (5.56%) Supplier Management
10 9 (5.00%) Multithreading
10 9 (5.00%) SDLC
10 9 (5.00%) Software Testing
10 9 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.00%) Test Scripting
11 8 (4.44%) Convolutional Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.78%) C++
2 21 (11.67%) Python
3 18 (10.00%) SQL
4 11 (6.11%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.89%) Java
5 7 (3.89%) PHP
5 7 (3.89%) Ruby
6 6 (3.33%) C
6 6 (3.33%) C#
7 4 (2.22%) Perl
7 4 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.67%) VB
9 2 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.78%) Degree
3 17 (9.44%) MCSE
4 16 (8.89%) A+ Certification
5 10 (5.56%) CCNA
5 10 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (5.56%) LPIC
5 10 (5.56%) MCP
5 10 (5.56%) MCSA
6 8 (4.44%) Master's Degree
6 8 (4.44%) PhD
7 7 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.22%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.11%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.11%) GIAC
9 2 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.89%) SLA
2 6 (3.33%) QA
3 3 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (12.78%) Hyper-V
3 21 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.78%) KVM
5 4 (2.22%) Varnish
6 3 (1.67%) Firmware
6 3 (1.67%) vSphere
7 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) Docker
8 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.56%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (6.11%) SCCM
2 8 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.78%) WSUS
5 4 (2.22%) Nagios
5 4 (2.22%) Puppet
6 3 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.67%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.56%) Ansible
7 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.22%) VMware
3 22 (12.22%) Intel
4 20 (11.11%) Citrix
5 13 (7.22%) Apple
6 11 (6.11%) Cisco
7 9 (5.00%) SAP
8 7 (3.89%) Oracle
9 6 (3.33%) Juniper
9 6 (3.33%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.78%) Computacenter
10 5 (2.78%) NETGEAR
10 5 (2.78%) Sophos
10 5 (2.78%) Vyatta
11 3 (1.67%) CA
11 3 (1.67%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.56%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.56%) HP
12 1 (0.56%) Symantec