Period
to 19 January 2020

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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 88 85
Rank change year-on-year +34 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 165 150 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.68% 3.29% 3.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.24% 11.45% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 142 140 175
Surrey median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 1,083 1,310 1,659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.74% 28.70% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 866 994 1,321
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £74,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 19 January 2020.

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 19 January 2020. 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 +22 46 £60,000 - 1
Guildford +7 22 £28,000 +7.69% 8
Leatherhead +33 17 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Godalming +2 17 £30,000 +46.34%
Reigate - 9 £10,400 - 1
Chertsey +10 6 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Epsom -6 6 £36,750 -8.13% 3
Cranleigh - 6 £21,000 -
Redhill 0 5 £57,500 +12.75% 2
Egham +15 4 - -
Tadworth - 4 £23,690 -
Farnham - 2 £40,000 - 3
Weybridge +7 1 £44,000 +61.47%
Esher - 1 £44,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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.

1 134 (81.21%) Windows
2 128 (77.58%) Microsoft
3 122 (73.94%) MCSE
4 83 (50.30%) Active Directory
5 79 (47.88%) VMware
6 78 (47.27%) Office 365
7 69 (41.82%) Citrix
8 67 (40.61%) ITIL
9 56 (33.94%) Windows 10
10 55 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 53 (32.12%) Cisco Certification
12 51 (30.91%) MS Exchange
13 49 (29.70%) Azure
14 48 (29.09%) Cisco
15 44 (26.67%) CCNA
16 43 (26.06%) VMware Infrastructure
17 40 (24.24%) TCP/IP
18 37 (22.42%) Firewall
19 36 (21.82%) DHCP
19 36 (21.82%) HP
20 34 (20.61%) Linux
21 32 (19.39%) MCSA
21 32 (19.39%) WAN
22 31 (18.79%) AWS
23 30 (18.18%) DNS
24 29 (17.58%) Hyper-V
24 29 (17.58%) Data Centre
25 28 (16.97%) SCCM
25 28 (16.97%) LAN
26 27 (16.36%) Dell

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 51 (30.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (5.45%) IIS
3 9 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.24%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.64%) Apache
6 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.21%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.21%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.61%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 78 (47.27%) Office 365
2 49 (29.70%) Azure
3 31 (18.79%) AWS
4 8 (4.85%) PaaS
4 8 (4.85%) SaaS
5 7 (4.24%) IaaS
5 7 (4.24%) OneDrive
6 6 (3.64%) Power Platform
6 6 (3.64%) PowerApps
7 5 (3.03%) GCP
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 37 (22.42%) Firewall
3 36 (21.82%) DHCP
4 32 (19.39%) WAN
5 30 (18.18%) DNS
6 28 (16.97%) LAN
7 18 (10.91%) Internet
8 16 (9.70%) IP Telephony
9 11 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
9 11 (6.67%) VoIP
10 10 (6.06%) SAN
10 10 (6.06%) Unified Communications
10 10 (6.06%) VPN
11 9 (5.45%) Wireless
12 8 (4.85%) SNMP
13 7 (4.24%) Cisco IPT
13 7 (4.24%) H.323
13 7 (4.24%) MGCP
13 7 (4.24%) NAS
13 7 (4.24%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2017
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.21%) TKPROF
5 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.82%) JIRA
2 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (6.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.45%) Retail
2 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.42%) Czech Language
4 1 (0.61%) Games
4 1 (0.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 34 (20.61%) IT Support
2 33 (20.00%) Analyst
3 28 (16.97%) Consultant
4 21 (12.73%) Support Analyst
4 21 (12.73%) Support Engineer
5 20 (12.12%) IT Engineer
6 19 (11.52%) Service Desk Engineer
7 17 (10.30%) IT Analyst
8 12 (7.27%) Cisco Consultant
8 12 (7.27%) Data Consultant
8 12 (7.27%) Desktop Support
8 12 (7.27%) Service Analyst
8 12 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 11 (6.67%) Data Centre Consultant
9 11 (6.67%) Enterprise Consultant
9 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Help Desk Analyst
10 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.24%) XMPP
2 6 (3.64%) Software Packaging
3 4 (2.42%) .NET
3 4 (2.42%) HTML
3 4 (2.42%) jQuery
3 4 (2.42%) Web Services
4 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (1.82%) CSS
4 3 (1.82%) Middleware
4 3 (1.82%) WCF
4 3 (1.82%) XML
5 1 (0.61%) SAML
5 1 (0.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.58%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.70%) Public Cloud
3 15 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 11 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.24%) Handset
7 6 (3.64%) Clustering
7 6 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (3.03%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.42%) LIMS
10 3 (1.82%) AS400
10 3 (1.82%) CMDB
10 3 (1.82%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.82%) iPad
10 3 (1.82%) iPhone
10 3 (1.82%) iSeries
11 2 (1.21%) BYOD
11 2 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.21%) User Experience
11 2 (1.21%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (81.21%) Windows
2 56 (33.94%) Windows 10
3 55 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 34 (20.61%) Linux
5 27 (16.36%) Windows 7
6 23 (13.94%) Unix
7 21 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.82%) Android
9 3 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.21%) Fedora
10 2 (1.21%) Solaris
10 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (40.61%) ITIL
2 26 (15.76%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (12.12%) Business Continuity
5 17 (10.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 16 (9.70%) ITSM
7 15 (9.09%) Service Management
8 13 (7.88%) Change Control
8 13 (7.88%) Presales
9 12 (7.27%) CRM
10 11 (6.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 9 (5.45%) Data Protection
11 9 (5.45%) Project Management
12 8 (4.85%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.85%) Server Monitoring
13 7 (4.24%) Computer Science
13 7 (4.24%) Network Management
13 7 (4.24%) Patch Management
14 6 (3.64%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.70%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.27%) SQL
3 11 (6.67%) C
4 4 (2.42%) C#
4 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.61%) Python
7 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 122 (73.94%) MCSE
2 53 (32.12%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (26.67%) CCNA
4 32 (19.39%) MCSA
5 26 (15.76%) MCP
6 24 (14.55%) Degree
6 24 (14.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (13.94%) CCNP
8 15 (9.09%) MCDST
9 12 (7.27%) MCITP
10 9 (5.45%) RHCE
11 7 (4.24%) A+ Certification
11 7 (4.24%) DBS Check
12 6 (3.64%) RHCT
13 5 (3.03%) Avaya Certification
13 5 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.82%) MCDBA
14 3 (1.82%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.55%) SLA
2 6 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.21%) NCSC
4 2 (1.21%) NIST
4 2 (1.21%) RMADS
5 1 (0.61%) BS7799
5 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.61%) PMO
5 1 (0.61%) QA
5 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (50.30%) Active Directory
2 43 (26.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (17.58%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.67%) XenApp
4 11 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 10 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.64%) Firmware
6 6 (3.64%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.21%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.21%) Docker
8 2 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.61%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.61%) NFS
9 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (16.97%) SCCM
2 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (4.24%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (4.24%) SCOM
4 6 (3.64%) cPanel
5 3 (1.82%) Ansible
5 3 (1.82%) AppManager
5 3 (1.82%) OpenView
5 3 (1.82%) Puppet
5 3 (1.82%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (1.82%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.21%) Avamar
6 2 (1.21%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.21%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.21%) Nagios
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (1.21%) vRealize
6 2 (1.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (77.58%) Microsoft
2 79 (47.88%) VMware
3 69 (41.82%) Citrix
4 48 (29.09%) Cisco
5 36 (21.82%) HP
6 27 (16.36%) Dell
7 21 (12.73%) NetApp
8 20 (12.12%) Nimble Storage
9 12 (7.27%) Mitel
10 8 (4.85%) Meraki
10 8 (4.85%) SolarWinds
11 7 (4.24%) EMC
11 7 (4.24%) IBM
12 6 (3.64%) Avaya
12 6 (3.64%) Forcepoint
12 6 (3.64%) Polycom
12 6 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (3.03%) Apple
13 5 (3.03%) Google
14 4 (2.42%) Juniper