Period
to 7 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
South East > Surrey
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 407 958 1,174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 19.53% 21.57% 22.01%
As % of the Vendors category 44.53% 44.79% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 373 830 1,108
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 914 2,139 2,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 43.86% 48.15% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1,731 2,065
Median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,350
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Surrey

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Surrey.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Surrey

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in Surrey over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Surrey

Microsoft
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 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 7 July 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
Guildford -2 78 £42,500 +30.77% 9
Reigate -5 55 £60,000 -
Godalming 0 33 £52,500 +90.91% 3
Epsom +1 26 £42,500 +42.86% 2
Leatherhead +2 25 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Woking -8 21 £57,500 +12.23% 1
Egham +19 18 £25,000 -37.50%
Redhill -5 17 £33,250 -42.17%
Camberley +3 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Staines -13 9 £50,000 -33.33%
Farnham -2 6 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Weybridge +2 5 £45,000 - 4
Caterham +1 4 £52,500 -
Chertsey -13 4 £21,000 -61.82% 2
Esher +1 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Tadworth - 3 £77,500 -
Thames Ditton - 3 £50,000 -
Dorking +1 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Banstead - 2 £87,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 180 (44.23%) Azure
2 153 (37.59%) SQL
3 131 (32.19%) SQL Server
4 123 (30.22%) Windows
5 106 (26.04%) Finance
6 101 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (24.08%) Active Directory
8 96 (23.59%) Office 365
9 88 (21.62%) C#
10 85 (20.88%) .NET
11 75 (18.43%) Microsoft Office
12 74 (18.18%) VMware
12 74 (18.18%) Windows Server
13 66 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 65 (15.97%) Business Intelligence
15 60 (14.74%) ITIL
16 58 (14.25%) Power BI
16 58 (14.25%) Power Platform
17 53 (13.02%) Degree
18 50 (12.29%) JavaScript
18 50 (12.29%) Data Modelling
18 50 (12.29%) Data Warehouse
19 48 (11.79%) MCSE
19 48 (11.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 47 (11.55%) SCCM
20 47 (11.55%) Citrix
21 46 (11.30%) Hyper-V
21 46 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 46 (11.30%) Windows 10
22 44 (10.81%) Skype

Microsoft
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 43 (10.57%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.37%) Skype for Business
3 26 (6.39%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.49%) CMS
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.49%) Headless CMS
6 2 (0.49%) Moodle
6 2 (0.49%) Totara
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.25%) DNN
7 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.25%) IIS
Applications
1 75 (18.43%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (5.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.74%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.74%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.49%) assyst
4 2 (0.49%) Lawson
4 2 (0.49%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.25%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.25%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 180 (44.23%) Azure
2 96 (23.59%) Office 365
3 58 (14.25%) Power Platform
4 39 (9.58%) AWS
5 21 (5.16%) IaaS
6 20 (4.91%) PaaS
7 18 (4.42%) SaaS
8 14 (3.44%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.98%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.98%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.98%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.74%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.74%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.74%) Serverless
13 1 (0.25%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.81%) Skype
2 22 (5.41%) Firewall
3 14 (3.44%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.95%) VPN
5 11 (2.70%) DNS
6 10 (2.46%) DHCP
6 10 (2.46%) NetScaler
7 9 (2.21%) VoIP
8 8 (1.97%) SAN
8 8 (1.97%) VLAN
9 7 (1.72%) Wireless
10 6 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.98%) DMZ
12 4 (0.98%) IPv4
12 4 (0.98%) LAN
12 4 (0.98%) WAN
13 3 (0.74%) Internet
14 2 (0.49%) Broadband
14 2 (0.49%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (32.19%) SQL Server
2 58 (14.25%) Power BI
3 50 (12.29%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (11.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (8.60%) Data Lake
7 29 (7.13%) Big Data
8 24 (5.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.70%) Biml
11 10 (2.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (2.46%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.47%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.47%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (1.23%) OLTP
13 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 22 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.44%) JIRA
2 14 (3.44%) NUnit
3 12 (2.95%) Moq
4 9 (2.21%) MSTest
5 8 (1.97%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.72%) JUnit
6 7 (1.72%) Mockito
7 6 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.23%) Android Studio
8 5 (1.23%) git-flow
8 5 (1.23%) Gradle
8 5 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.23%) tSQLt
9 4 (0.98%) Selenium
9 4 (0.98%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.74%) Cypress.io
10 3 (0.74%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.49%) Jasmine
General
1 106 (26.04%) Finance
2 11 (2.70%) Marketing
3 10 (2.46%) Public Sector
4 8 (1.97%) Legal
5 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.47%) Advertising
7 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.98%) Retail
9 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 102 (25.06%) Developer
2 53 (13.02%) Analyst
3 46 (11.30%) Support Engineer
4 31 (7.62%) Consultant
4 31 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (7.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 29 (7.13%) C# Developer
6 28 (6.88%) .NET Developer
7 26 (6.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 24 (5.90%) SQL Developer
8 24 (5.90%) Support Analyst
9 23 (5.65%) IT Support
10 22 (5.41%) Architect
11 21 (5.16%) SSRS Developer
12 20 (4.91%) SSIS Developer
12 20 (4.91%) T-SQL Developer
13 19 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (4.42%) IT Engineer
15 17 (4.18%) Azure Engineer
15 17 (4.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (20.88%) .NET
2 43 (10.57%) ASP.NET
3 33 (8.11%) .NET Core
4 32 (7.86%) AngularJS
5 31 (7.62%) .NET Framework
6 28 (6.88%) Web Services
7 26 (6.39%) CSS
8 25 (6.14%) HTML
9 24 (5.90%) JSON
10 21 (5.16%) REST
11 16 (3.93%) React
12 13 (3.19%) XML
13 12 (2.95%) Ajax
14 11 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (2.70%) RESTful
15 10 (2.46%) Entity Framework
15 10 (2.46%) SOAP
16 9 (2.21%) Middleware
17 8 (1.97%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (1.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.63%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.16%) Public Cloud
4 20 (4.91%) Management Information System
5 18 (4.42%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (3.69%) Clustering
6 15 (3.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (3.44%) Private Cloud
8 11 (2.70%) Reinsurance
8 11 (2.70%) Tandem
9 7 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.47%) CMDB
10 6 (1.47%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.98%) User Experience
13 3 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
13 3 (0.74%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 123 (30.22%) Windows
2 74 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 46 (11.30%) Windows 10
4 35 (8.60%) Windows 7
5 28 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (3.69%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (3.19%) Windows 8
7 13 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.46%) Android
9 10 (2.46%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (1.97%) Linux
11 6 (1.47%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.23%) Solaris
12 5 (1.23%) Unix
13 4 (0.98%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.49%) CentOS
14 2 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (15.97%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (14.74%) ITIL
4 50 (12.29%) Data Modelling
5 43 (10.57%) Test Automation
6 41 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 41 (10.07%) Scrum
7 32 (7.86%) DevOps
8 31 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (6.14%) Presales
11 24 (5.90%) Data Strategy
11 24 (5.90%) Unit Testing
12 23 (5.65%) CRM
13 20 (4.91%) ITIL V3
13 20 (4.91%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.67%) MVC
14 19 (4.67%) Project Management
15 18 (4.42%) ETL
15 18 (4.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 153 (37.59%) SQL
2 88 (21.62%) C#
3 50 (12.29%) JavaScript
4 42 (10.32%) T-SQL
5 34 (8.35%) PowerShell
6 14 (3.44%) Java
7 12 (2.95%) TypeScript
8 10 (2.46%) Python
8 10 (2.46%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.21%) R
10 8 (1.97%) C
11 7 (1.72%) Apple Swift
11 7 (1.72%) Kotlin
11 7 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.98%) C++
12 4 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (0.98%) VB
13 2 (0.49%) Go
13 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 66 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (13.02%) Degree
3 48 (11.79%) MCSE
4 28 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (6.63%) CCNA
6 19 (4.67%) MCSA
7 18 (4.42%) MCP
8 10 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (1.72%) A+ Certification
9 7 (1.72%) MCITP
9 7 (1.72%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (1.23%) ISEB
12 4 (0.98%) CCENT
13 3 (0.74%) CISA
13 3 (0.74%) CISM
13 3 (0.74%) CISSP
13 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.88%) SLA
2 20 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.69%) QA
4 12 (2.95%) Data Quality
5 10 (2.46%) GDPR
6 6 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (1.23%) NIST
7 5 (1.23%) NIST 800
7 5 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.74%) GMP
8 3 (0.74%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 98 (24.08%) Active Directory
2 46 (11.30%) Hyper-V
3 42 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.69%) XenApp
5 10 (2.46%) vSphere
6 9 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.21%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.98%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.49%) Docker
9 2 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 47 (11.55%) SCCM
2 24 (5.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.72%) SCOM
4 7 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.47%) Terraform
6 4 (0.98%) Ansible
6 4 (0.98%) Puppet
6 4 (0.98%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.74%) WSUS
8 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.49%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.49%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.25%) AppManager
9 1 (0.25%) Avamar
9 1 (0.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 74 (18.18%) VMware
2 47 (11.55%) Citrix
3 34 (8.35%) Cisco
4 25 (6.14%) HP
5 19 (4.67%) Dell
6 14 (3.44%) SAP
7 12 (2.95%) Oracle
8 10 (2.46%) ServiceNow
9 9 (2.21%) Hortonworks
9 9 (2.21%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.72%) Remedy
11 6 (1.47%) Apple
12 5 (1.23%) Dell Compellent
12 5 (1.23%) Ivanti
12 5 (1.23%) Juniper
12 5 (1.23%) Polycom
12 5 (1.23%) Snow
12 5 (1.23%) Sun
12 5 (1.23%) Yealink
13 4 (0.98%) Telstra