The median annual salary for a Microsoft Specialist was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Specialist
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 210 209
Rank change year-on-year +53 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Specialist 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.14% 0.094% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.097% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £60,000 £39,146 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.27% -17.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £36,819 £35,000
% change year-on-year +32.40% +5.19%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2699 4138 4479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.53% 97.59% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 3528 3728
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Microsoft Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Microsoft Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Specialist in Surrey

Microsoft Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Specialist in Surrey

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Microsoft Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Microsoft Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft Specialist Skill Set
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:

Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware