Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 143 176 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 17.25% 23.56% 23.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.37% 57.52% 62.73%
Number of salaries quoted 130 177 211
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £33,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.78% -11.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,400 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £53,750
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +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 245 306 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 29.55% 40.96% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 225 275 330
Guildford median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% -12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,200 £24,500 £23,950
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £61,250
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 63 (44.06%) Active Directory
2 55 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 51 (35.66%) VMware
4 35 (24.48%) Microsoft
5 34 (23.78%) Hyper-V
6 31 (21.68%) Firewall
7 30 (20.98%) Cisco
7 30 (20.98%) SQL Server
7 30 (20.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (18.88%) SQL
8 27 (18.88%) Linux
8 27 (18.88%) Windows 7
9 26 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
10 25 (17.48%) .NET
11 24 (16.78%) Office 365
12 23 (16.08%) Windows 10
13 22 (15.38%) Data Centre
13 22 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (13.99%) C#
14 20 (13.99%) ITIL
15 19 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (13.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (12.59%) SCCM
17 17 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (11.89%) LAN
18 16 (11.19%) SAN
18 16 (11.19%) MS Exchange
18 16 (11.19%) Citrix
18 16 (11.19%) DNS

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 16 (11.19%) IIS
1 16 (11.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.20%) Apache
4 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.50%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.78%) Office 365
2 19 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.20%) SaaS
5 5 (3.50%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.68%) Firewall
2 17 (11.89%) LAN
3 16 (11.19%) DNS
3 16 (11.19%) SAN
4 14 (9.79%) VLAN
5 13 (9.09%) WAN
6 10 (6.99%) VPN
7 9 (6.29%) IPsec
7 9 (6.29%) NAS
8 7 (4.90%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.20%) Intranet
10 5 (3.50%) PBX
10 5 (3.50%) Skype
10 5 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.80%) DHCP
11 4 (2.80%) SMS
11 4 (2.80%) Wireless
12 3 (2.10%) Network Security
12 3 (2.10%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (2.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) MySQL
3 5 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.80%) Big Data
4 4 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.10%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (2.10%) GIS
6 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.10%) JIRA
3 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.40%) Subversion
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (6.99%) Finance
1 10 (6.99%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.90%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.50%) Law
3 5 (3.50%) Legal
4 4 (2.80%) Marketing
5 3 (2.10%) Electronics
5 3 (2.10%) Games
6 2 (1.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (27.27%) Analyst
2 37 (25.87%) IT Support
3 28 (19.58%) Support Engineer
4 23 (16.08%) IT Engineer
4 23 (16.08%) Support Analyst
5 20 (13.99%) IT Support Engineer
6 17 (11.89%) Developer
7 16 (11.19%) IT Analyst
7 16 (11.19%) IT Support Analyst
8 15 (10.49%) Desktop Support
9 13 (9.09%) .NET Developer
9 13 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
9 13 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 11 (7.69%) Field Engineer
10 11 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
10 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (7.69%) IT Manager
11 10 (6.99%) Architect
11 10 (6.99%) Senior Developer
12 9 (6.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.48%) .NET
2 14 (9.79%) jQuery
3 13 (9.09%) Ajax
3 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.39%) .NET Framework
4 12 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (8.39%) WinForms
4 12 (8.39%) WPF
5 5 (3.50%) LDAP
5 5 (3.50%) MAPI
6 4 (2.80%) Entity Framework
6 4 (2.80%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (2.80%) Web Services
7 3 (2.10%) .NET Core
7 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (2.10%) Django
7 3 (2.10%) Universal Windows Platform
8 2 (1.40%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.40%) Java EE
8 2 (1.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 13 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 10 (6.99%) Private Cloud
3 10 (6.99%) Replication
4 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.50%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (3.50%) YubiKey
6 4 (2.80%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.10%) iPhone
7 3 (2.10%) NHS
7 3 (2.10%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.40%) iPad
8 2 (1.40%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 27 (18.88%) Linux
2 27 (18.88%) Windows 7
3 23 (16.08%) Windows 10
4 22 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (13.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (11.19%) Windows 8
7 9 (6.29%) Apple iOS
8 7 (4.90%) CentOS
9 5 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.50%) VMS
10 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.80%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.10%) Android
12 2 (1.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.99%) ITIL
2 17 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (9.79%) MVC
4 10 (6.99%) TDD
5 9 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (6.29%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (6.29%) Unit Testing
6 8 (5.59%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (5.59%) Service Management
7 7 (4.90%) SDLC
7 7 (4.90%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.90%) Web Development
8 6 (4.20%) Capacity Management
8 6 (4.20%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.20%) Information Security
8 6 (4.20%) Migration
9 5 (3.50%) Password Management
9 5 (3.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) SQL
2 20 (13.99%) C#
3 16 (11.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.99%) Python
5 7 (4.90%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.20%) C++
7 4 (2.80%) C
7 4 (2.80%) Java
7 4 (2.80%) PHP
8 3 (2.10%) VB
9 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.40%) Groovy
9 2 (1.40%) Perl
9 2 (1.40%) Ruby
10 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.09%) Degree
2 12 (8.39%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.69%) MCSE
4 7 (4.90%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.80%) CCNP
8 3 (2.10%) MCP
9 2 (1.40%) CISA
9 2 (1.40%) CISM
9 2 (1.40%) CISSP
9 2 (1.40%) MOS
10 1 (0.70%) CCNA
10 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) LPIC
10 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.10%) GDPR
2 3 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.40%) COBIT
3 2 (1.40%) GCP
3 2 (1.40%) GPG13
3 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 63 (44.06%) Active Directory
2 34 (23.78%) Hyper-V
3 30 (20.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.50%) KVM
5 3 (2.10%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.40%) iptables
6 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.40%) vSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (12.59%) SCCM
2 10 (6.99%) SCOM
3 7 (4.90%) SCVMM
4 6 (4.20%) FortiGate
4 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (2.10%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.40%) Nagios
6 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 51 (35.66%) VMware
2 35 (24.48%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.98%) Cisco
4 16 (11.19%) Citrix
5 14 (9.79%) Apple
6 11 (7.69%) Intel
6 11 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 7 (4.90%) Juniper
8 5 (3.50%) NETGEAR
8 5 (3.50%) SAP
8 5 (3.50%) Sophos
8 5 (3.50%) Veeam
8 5 (3.50%) Vyatta
9 4 (2.80%) HP
9 4 (2.80%) Mitel
9 4 (2.80%) Zerto
10 3 (2.10%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.10%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.40%) Dell
11 2 (1.40%) Palo Alto