Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 13 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 159 125 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 19.02% 15.02% 26.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.27% 58.69% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 150 114 193
Guildford median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,100 £19,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £51,250
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -6.25%

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 293 213 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 35.05% 25.60% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 272 194 286
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £22,725 £23,500 £24,125
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,875 £55,000
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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.

1 108 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 90 (56.60%) Active Directory
3 56 (35.22%) Microsoft Office
4 55 (34.59%) Office 365
4 55 (34.59%) Windows Server
5 43 (27.04%) Windows 10
6 42 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (25.16%) Linux
8 39 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (23.90%) MCSE
10 35 (22.01%) Windows 7
11 33 (20.75%) Firewall
12 27 (16.98%) VMware
12 27 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (15.09%) DHCP
14 23 (14.47%) ITIL
14 23 (14.47%) C#
15 22 (13.84%) C++
15 22 (13.84%) SQL Server
15 22 (13.84%) Citrix
15 22 (13.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (13.21%) SAN
16 21 (13.21%) SQL
17 20 (12.58%) DNS
18 19 (11.95%) VPN
18 19 (11.95%) MS Exchange
18 19 (11.95%) Self-Motivation
19 18 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (11.32%) MCSA
19 18 (11.32%) Wireless

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 19 (11.95%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (5.03%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.77%) IIS
5 2 (1.26%) Apache
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 56 (35.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.26%) Maple
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 55 (34.59%) Office 365
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.75%) Firewall
2 24 (15.09%) DHCP
3 21 (13.21%) SAN
4 20 (12.58%) DNS
5 19 (11.95%) VPN
6 18 (11.32%) Wireless
7 17 (10.69%) TCP/IP
8 16 (10.06%) Network Security
8 16 (10.06%) VLAN
9 12 (7.55%) LAN
9 12 (7.55%) WAN
10 11 (6.92%) VoIP
11 5 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.89%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.89%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.89%) NAS
13 2 (1.26%) BGP
13 2 (1.26%) OSPF
14 1 (0.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.03%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.77%) Data Lake
5 4 (2.52%) MySQL
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) JIRA
2 4 (2.52%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (4.40%) Finance
2 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.26%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (24.53%) IT Support
2 35 (22.01%) Analyst
3 31 (19.50%) Support Engineer
4 23 (14.47%) Support Analyst
5 22 (13.84%) IT Engineer
6 21 (13.21%) Administrator
6 21 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (11.95%) IT Support Engineer
8 16 (10.06%) IT Analyst
8 16 (10.06%) IT Support Analyst
9 15 (9.43%) Technical Support
10 11 (6.92%) Developer
10 11 (6.92%) Support Technician
11 10 (6.29%) Desktop Support
11 10 (6.29%) Security Administrator
11 10 (6.29%) Software Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) IT Support Technician
12 9 (5.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.18%) STL
2 12 (7.55%) .NET
3 8 (5.03%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.77%) REST
5 5 (3.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.52%) JSON
6 4 (2.52%) React
7 3 (1.89%) Angular 2
7 3 (1.89%) HTML
7 3 (1.89%) WebSockets
7 3 (1.89%) XHR
7 3 (1.89%) XML
8 2 (1.26%) Apache NiFi
8 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.26%) EJB
8 2 (1.26%) JDBC
8 2 (1.26%) JSP
8 2 (1.26%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (6.29%) CMDB
2 10 (6.29%) Driving Licence
2 10 (6.29%) Fat Client
2 10 (6.29%) Thin Client
3 7 (4.40%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.77%) Reinsurance
5 5 (3.14%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.26%) AS400
7 2 (1.26%) Clustering
7 2 (1.26%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.26%) iPad
7 2 (1.26%) iPhone
7 2 (1.26%) iSeries
7 2 (1.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.59%) Windows Server
2 43 (27.04%) Windows 10
3 40 (25.16%) Linux
4 39 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (22.01%) Windows 7
6 22 (13.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (10.69%) Mac OS X
7 17 (10.69%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.03%) Android
9 7 (4.40%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.52%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.63%) CentOS
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.63%) Unix
13 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (14.47%) ITIL
3 14 (8.81%) Configuration Management
4 12 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (7.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 12 (7.55%) Multithreading
4 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
5 10 (6.29%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.29%) Problem Management
5 10 (6.29%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.29%) Supplier Management
5 10 (6.29%) Unit Testing
6 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.03%) DevOps
7 8 (5.03%) SDLC
8 7 (4.40%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (4.40%) Low Latency
8 7 (4.40%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.47%) C#
2 22 (13.84%) C++
3 21 (13.21%) SQL
4 11 (6.92%) Java
5 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 8 (5.03%) Python
7 5 (3.14%) C
7 5 (3.14%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.89%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.26%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.26%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.26%) R
9 2 (1.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (23.90%) MCSE
3 18 (11.32%) MCSA
4 16 (10.06%) Degree
5 12 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.52%) MCP
7 3 (1.89%) CCNA
7 3 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.89%) CISMP
7 3 (1.89%) CISSP
7 3 (1.89%) ISEB
8 2 (1.26%) CCNP
8 2 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.26%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.26%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.26%) GIAC
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) SLA
2 12 (7.55%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.26%) GDPR
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (56.60%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.14%) Docker
5 4 (2.52%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.66%) SCCM
2 4 (2.52%) Puppet
2 4 (2.52%) ZENworks
3 3 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.89%) SCVMM
3 3 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.26%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.26%) Nessus
5 1 (0.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.63%) SCOM
5 1 (0.63%) SCSM
5 1 (0.63%) Terraform
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.98%) VMware
3 22 (13.84%) Citrix
4 15 (9.43%) Cisco
5 9 (5.66%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.77%) Dell
6 6 (3.77%) Dynatrace
6 6 (3.77%) Intel
6 6 (3.77%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.52%) Novell
8 3 (1.89%) IBM
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle
8 3 (1.89%) Veeam
9 2 (1.26%) Avaya
9 2 (1.26%) EMC
9 2 (1.26%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.26%) HP
9 2 (1.26%) Meraki
9 2 (1.26%) NetApp
9 2 (1.26%) Ubiquiti