Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 73 65
Rank change year-on-year +28 -8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 236 202 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.63% 3.85% 4.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.30% 13.32% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 228 204 214
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,364 1,517 1,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.55% 28.91% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,039 1,189 1,428
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,700 £25,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Surrey

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Surrey.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Surrey

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Surrey

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +27 66 £60,000 +86.05% 3
Guildford +29 55 £24,000 +6.67% 7
Godalming +26 26 £20,500 -14.58% 3
Weybridge +12 19 £44,000 +30.37% 3
Horley - 14 £45,000 - 2
Addlestone - 12 £41,000 - 1
Leatherhead +5 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Staines -16 6 £27,250 -63.18%
Camberley -8 4 £26,000 -50.48% 1
Reigate +14 3 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Chertsey - 3 £55,000 -
Farnham +7 1 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Epsom 0 1 - -
Esher - 1 £44,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 193 (81.78%) Windows
2 185 (78.39%) Microsoft
3 174 (73.73%) MCSE
4 145 (61.44%) Active Directory
5 120 (50.85%) Windows Server
6 117 (49.58%) Citrix
7 112 (47.46%) Office 365
8 107 (45.34%) VMware
9 87 (36.86%) Microsoft Office
10 82 (34.75%) Windows 10
11 79 (33.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 79 (33.47%) Windows 7
12 78 (33.05%) Cisco Certification
13 76 (32.20%) ITIL
14 74 (31.36%) Cisco
15 73 (30.93%) CCNA
16 66 (27.97%) MCSA
17 63 (26.69%) Microsoft Azure
18 56 (23.73%) Hyper-V
19 51 (21.61%) NetApp
20 48 (20.34%) MS Exchange
21 46 (19.49%) Windows Server 2008
22 45 (19.07%) Windows Server 2012
22 45 (19.07%) MCP
23 42 (17.80%) Linux
24 40 (16.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 39 (16.53%) Problem-Solving
26 38 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
27 37 (15.68%) Windows 8
28 36 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 48 (20.34%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.66%) Skype for Business
5 10 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.85%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 87 (36.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 112 (47.46%) Office 365
2 63 (26.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (5.08%) IaaS
4 12 (5.08%) PaaS
5 9 (3.81%) SaaS
6 6 (2.54%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.69%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.85%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.42%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.42%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.32%) Firewall
2 18 (7.63%) DNS
2 18 (7.63%) TCP/IP
3 17 (7.20%) DHCP
4 16 (6.78%) WAN
5 13 (5.51%) LAN
6 12 (5.08%) Cisco Firepower
6 12 (5.08%) Skype
7 11 (4.66%) NAS
8 9 (3.81%) Internet
9 8 (3.39%) IP Telephony
9 8 (3.39%) NetScaler
9 8 (3.39%) VPN
10 7 (2.97%) SAN
10 7 (2.97%) VoIP
11 5 (2.12%) Wireless
12 4 (1.69%) Intranet
12 4 (1.69%) SNMP
13 3 (1.27%) H.323
13 3 (1.27%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.69%) Big Data
3 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.85%) MySQL
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.42%) Power BI
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (3.39%) Finance
2 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (23.31%) IT Engineer
2 52 (22.03%) Consultant
2 52 (22.03%) IT Support
2 52 (22.03%) Support Engineer
3 36 (15.25%) Analyst
4 30 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (12.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 27 (11.44%) IT Analyst
7 25 (10.59%) Support Analyst
8 24 (10.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 24 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 24 (10.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 24 (10.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 22 (9.32%) Administrator
10 20 (8.47%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 19 (8.05%) Service Desk Engineer
11 19 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (7.20%) Network Engineer
13 16 (6.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 16 (6.78%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.24%) .NET
2 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (1.69%) Web Services
3 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.27%) CSS
3 3 (1.27%) HTML
3 3 (1.27%) HTML5
3 3 (1.27%) JSON
3 3 (1.27%) REST
3 3 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (1.27%) XMPP
4 2 (0.85%) J2EE
4 2 (0.85%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (0.42%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.42%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.42%) LDAP
5 1 (0.42%) Middleware
5 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.05%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.08%) iPhone
4 9 (3.81%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.97%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.54%) iPad
6 6 (2.54%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.12%) AS400
7 5 (2.12%) iSeries
8 4 (1.69%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.27%) Handset
9 3 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.85%) LIMS
10 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 193 (81.78%) Windows
2 120 (50.85%) Windows Server
3 82 (34.75%) Windows 10
4 79 (33.47%) Windows 7
5 46 (19.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (19.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (17.80%) Linux
8 37 (15.68%) Windows 8
9 28 (11.86%) Unix
10 12 (5.08%) Mac OS X
11 10 (4.24%) Android
12 6 (2.54%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.85%) CentOS
14 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (32.20%) ITIL
2 39 (16.53%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (15.25%) Business Continuity
3 36 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 31 (13.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (12.29%) Presales
6 20 (8.47%) Data Protection
7 18 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (7.20%) Project Management
9 14 (5.93%) Computer Science
9 14 (5.93%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 13 (5.51%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.66%) ITIL V3
12 8 (3.39%) ITSM
12 8 (3.39%) PRINCE2
13 7 (2.97%) Incident Management
13 7 (2.97%) Line Management
14 6 (2.54%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (2.54%) Customer Requirements
14 6 (2.54%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.39%) PowerShell
1 8 (3.39%) SQL
2 4 (1.69%) C#
2 4 (1.69%) Java
2 4 (1.69%) Python
3 3 (1.27%) C
3 3 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.42%) PHP
4 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 174 (73.73%) MCSE
2 78 (33.05%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (30.93%) CCNA
4 66 (27.97%) MCSA
5 45 (19.07%) MCP
6 40 (16.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (9.32%) CCNP
8 20 (8.47%) A+ Certification
8 20 (8.47%) Degree
9 17 (7.20%) MCITP
10 15 (6.36%) MCDST
11 9 (3.81%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (2.54%) CISSP
13 5 (2.12%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.69%) CISM
15 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
16 2 (0.85%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.47%) SLA
2 10 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.69%) GDPR
5 3 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.27%) RMADS
6 1 (0.42%) BS7799
6 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 145 (61.44%) Active Directory
2 79 (33.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (23.73%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.47%) XenApp
4 20 (8.47%) XenDesktop
5 11 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (4.66%) vSphere
6 8 (3.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.42%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 28 (11.86%) SCCM
2 9 (3.81%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.39%) vCenter Server
3 8 (3.39%) XenMobile
4 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (2.12%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.85%) SCOM
8 2 (0.85%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.85%) WSUS
9 1 (0.42%) Ansible
9 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.42%) Nessus
9 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.42%) Puppet
9 1 (0.42%) SCSM
9 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 185 (78.39%) Microsoft
2 117 (49.58%) Citrix
3 107 (45.34%) VMware
4 74 (31.36%) Cisco
5 51 (21.61%) NetApp
6 33 (13.98%) HP
7 32 (13.56%) Dell
8 28 (11.86%) Nimble Storage
9 20 (8.47%) Veeam
10 17 (7.20%) EMC
11 13 (5.51%) Mitel
12 6 (2.54%) Apple
12 6 (2.54%) Oracle
13 5 (2.12%) IBM
13 5 (2.12%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.27%) Avaya
14 3 (1.27%) Riverbed
15 2 (0.85%) arcserve
15 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.85%) Sybase