Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 134 177 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 18.28% 21.66% 19.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.42% 56.91% 59.34%
Number of salaries quoted 138 161 159
Guildford median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -12.16% -2.63%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £62,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £39,401 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.07% -3.85% -6.02%

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 208 311 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 28.38% 38.07% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 202 285 246
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -9.64%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
Surrey median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +3.45% -6.45%

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 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 94 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 83 (61.94%) Active Directory
3 62 (46.27%) Windows Server
4 58 (43.28%) Windows 10
5 55 (41.04%) Office 365
6 39 (29.10%) Linux
6 39 (29.10%) MS Exchange
7 36 (26.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (23.88%) Firewall
9 30 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (20.90%) VMware
11 26 (19.40%) Citrix
12 25 (18.66%) DHCP
12 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Office
13 24 (17.91%) Windows 7
13 24 (17.91%) MCSE
13 24 (17.91%) Self-Motivation
14 22 (16.42%) VPN
15 21 (15.67%) DNS
16 20 (14.93%) Driving Licence
17 19 (14.18%) ITIL
18 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
18 18 (13.43%) Degree
18 18 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
19 16 (11.94%) Hyper-V
20 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
20 15 (11.19%) DevOps
20 15 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 14 (10.45%) C#
21 14 (10.45%) Cisco

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 39 (29.10%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.48%) IIS
4 2 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 55 (41.04%) Office 365
2 10 (7.46%) Azure
3 4 (2.99%) AWS
4 3 (2.24%) PaaS
4 3 (2.24%) SaaS
5 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.88%) Firewall
2 25 (18.66%) DHCP
3 22 (16.42%) VPN
4 21 (15.67%) DNS
5 13 (9.70%) TCP/IP
5 13 (9.70%) Wireless
6 11 (8.21%) LAN
6 11 (8.21%) SAN
7 10 (7.46%) Network Security
7 10 (7.46%) VoIP
7 10 (7.46%) WAN
8 9 (6.72%) VLAN
9 8 (5.97%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.24%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.24%) NAS
11 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.75%) DMZ
11 1 (0.75%) IPsec
11 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.49%) MS Access
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) Big Data
3 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.49%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.49%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (9.70%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Public Sector
3 8 (5.97%) Games
4 5 (3.73%) Legal
5 4 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (23.13%) Analyst
2 25 (18.66%) IT Support
3 20 (14.93%) IT Analyst
4 19 (14.18%) Administrator
5 18 (13.43%) IT Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Support Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (11.19%) Service Analyst
6 15 (11.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (11.19%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.96%) IT Support Analyst
8 10 (7.46%) Service Desk Engineer
9 9 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.72%) Help Desk Analyst
9 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.97%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (5.97%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.21%) .NET
2 9 (6.72%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.48%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.24%) .NET Core
5 3 (2.24%) REST
6 2 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.49%) Node.js
6 2 (1.49%) WinForms
6 2 (1.49%) WPF
7 1 (0.75%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.75%) HTML5
7 1 (0.75%) jQuery
7 1 (0.75%) React
7 1 (0.75%) RESTful
7 1 (0.75%) SOAP
7 1 (0.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.91%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (14.93%) Driving Licence
3 10 (7.46%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (5.22%) CMDB
5 5 (3.73%) AS400
5 5 (3.73%) iPad
5 5 (3.73%) iPhone
5 5 (3.73%) iSeries
6 4 (2.99%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.75%) Clustering
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 62 (46.27%) Windows Server
2 58 (43.28%) Windows 10
3 39 (29.10%) Linux
4 36 (26.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (17.91%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (7.46%) Ubuntu
8 8 (5.97%) Android
8 8 (5.97%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.24%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (2.24%) Solaris
9 3 (2.24%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.49%) Unix
10 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.75%) CentOS
11 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.18%) ITIL
2 15 (11.19%) DevOps
2 15 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.45%) Incident Management
4 13 (9.70%) Configuration Management
5 12 (8.96%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (6.72%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (6.72%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.22%) ITSM
8 7 (5.22%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.22%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.22%) Service Management
8 7 (5.22%) Supplier Management
9 6 (4.48%) Microservices
9 6 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.73%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.45%) C#
3 10 (7.46%) SQL
4 6 (4.48%) C
5 5 (3.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.99%) Java
7 3 (2.24%) C++
7 3 (2.24%) Go
8 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.75%) VB
8 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (17.91%) MCSE
3 18 (13.43%) Degree
4 13 (9.70%) MCSA
5 12 (8.96%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.49%) CISMP
7 2 (1.49%) CISSP
7 2 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) CCNA
8 1 (0.75%) CEH
8 1 (0.75%) CISA
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.75%) CISM
8 1 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.75%) MCP
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.75%) GDPR
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (61.94%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.94%) Hyper-V
3 12 (8.96%) Docker
4 10 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.49%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.49%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.75%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.48%) Puppet
2 6 (4.48%) SCCM
3 2 (1.49%) Ansible
3 2 (1.49%) Kibana
3 2 (1.49%) logstash
3 2 (1.49%) Nagios
3 2 (1.49%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.75%) Nessus
4 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.90%) VMware
3 26 (19.40%) Citrix
4 14 (10.45%) Cisco
5 6 (4.48%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.73%) IBM
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle
7 3 (2.24%) Meraki
8 2 (1.49%) Ivanti
8 2 (1.49%) Novell
8 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.49%) Veeam
9 1 (0.75%) CommVault
9 1 (0.75%) Dell
9 1 (0.75%) Google
9 1 (0.75%) Perforce
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.75%) Sage
9 1 (0.75%) Sophos
9 1 (0.75%) Sun