Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,136 1,222 1,509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.52% 20.94% 21.34%
As % of the Vendors category 46.73% 39.41% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1,077 1,291
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

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 2,431 3,101 3,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 46.05% 53.14% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,957 2,367 2,896
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% -1.09% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £68,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +3.45%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Surrey

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Surrey

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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
Reigate +2 190 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Guildford 0 132 £35,000 +7.69% 32
Leatherhead +12 80 £47,500 +13.10% 7
Godalming +1 75 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Woking -3 60 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Staines 0 55 £74,000 +5.71% 3
Redhill +9 54 £46,000 -16.36% 3
Weybridge -3 29 £30,000 +4.35% 6
Egham -3 26 £60,000 +9.09%
Dorking +14 21 £48,750 +116.67% 3
Epsom -9 21 £50,000 +112.77% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 19 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Camberley -4 18 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Farnham -10 14 £28,000 -36.36% 2
Esher +3 9 £32,000 +20.75%
Thames Ditton - 9 £37,500 -
Chertsey -15 8 £55,000 +69.23% 5
Cobham +1 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Caterham +4 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Walton-on-Thames +12 3 £47,500 +63.79% 1
Godstone - 3 - -
Tadworth - 2 £17,250 - 1
Addlestone - 2 £40,269 -
Shepperton - 1 - -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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.

1 405 (35.65%) Windows
2 348 (30.63%) Active Directory
3 341 (30.02%) .NET
4 335 (29.49%) C#
5 315 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (25.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 285 (25.09%) Office 365
8 284 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 273 (24.03%) Finance
10 271 (23.86%) SQL
11 202 (17.78%) Windows Server
12 169 (14.88%) MVC
13 164 (14.44%) VMware
14 163 (14.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 162 (14.26%) Microsoft Office
16 157 (13.82%) ITIL
16 157 (13.82%) Scrum
17 154 (13.56%) JavaScript
18 142 (12.50%) PowerShell
19 137 (12.06%) SharePoint
20 132 (11.62%) ASP.NET
21 127 (11.18%) DNS
21 127 (11.18%) Hyper-V
22 125 (11.00%) Visual Studio
23 119 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
24 117 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
25 115 (10.12%) Degree
26 112 (9.86%) Advertising
26 112 (9.86%) DHCP
27 111 (9.77%) Cisco

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
1 137 (12.06%) SharePoint
2 89 (7.83%) MS Exchange
3 38 (3.35%) IIS
4 37 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 27 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 23 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (1.76%) Skype for Business
9 15 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (1.23%) Confluence
11 12 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.79%) JBoss
13 8 (0.70%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.44%) CMS
15 4 (0.35%) Apache
16 3 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.26%) DataSynapse
16 3 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 162 (14.26%) Microsoft Office
2 82 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.97%) AutoCAD
5 9 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.62%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.088%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.088%) InDesign
8 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (3.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.70%) assyst
5 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.088%) Maximo
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.088%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.088%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 287 (25.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 285 (25.09%) Office 365
3 97 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (4.58%) PaaS
5 51 (4.49%) IaaS
6 47 (4.14%) Dynamics 365
7 40 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
8 38 (3.35%) SaaS
9 18 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (1.06%) GitHub
11 9 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.70%) Mimecast
12 8 (0.70%) OneDrive
13 7 (0.62%) NuGet
14 6 (0.53%) Azure Functions
14 6 (0.53%) Serverless
15 4 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
15 4 (0.35%) npm
15 4 (0.35%) OpenShift
16 3 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 127 (11.18%) DNS
2 112 (9.86%) DHCP
3 102 (8.98%) Firewall
4 59 (5.19%) LAN
5 57 (5.02%) WAN
6 50 (4.40%) Network Security
7 40 (3.52%) Intranet
8 35 (3.08%) TCP/IP
9 33 (2.90%) VPN
10 32 (2.82%) Skype
11 29 (2.55%) Internet
12 28 (2.46%) VLAN
13 23 (2.02%) Wireless
14 21 (1.85%) SAN
14 21 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (1.58%) WebEx
16 16 (1.41%) MPLS
16 16 (1.41%) VoIP
17 12 (1.06%) PBX
18 10 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (7.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (4.93%) Power BI
5 48 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 38 (3.35%) MySQL
8 32 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
9 28 (2.46%) Oracle Database
10 27 (2.38%) Relational Database
11 26 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (1.94%) NoSQL
13 21 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
14 19 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
14 19 (1.67%) OLAP
14 19 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 18 (1.58%) RDBMS
16 17 (1.50%) Big Data
17 16 (1.41%) Data Lake
18 14 (1.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 125 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 72 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 60 (5.28%) Git (software)
4 50 (4.40%) MSTest
4 50 (4.40%) Ranorex
5 43 (3.79%) Moq
6 28 (2.46%) JIRA
7 24 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
8 21 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 19 (1.67%) NUnit
10 17 (1.50%) SpecFlow
11 16 (1.41%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.23%) MSBuild
12 14 (1.23%) Selenium
13 12 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (1.06%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.88%) Jenkins
14 10 (0.88%) Subversion
15 9 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 273 (24.03%) Finance
2 112 (9.86%) Advertising
3 55 (4.84%) Retail
4 49 (4.31%) Marketing
5 30 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.50%) Banking
7 14 (1.23%) French Language
8 13 (1.14%) Games
8 13 (1.14%) Italian Language
8 13 (1.14%) Spanish Language
9 12 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.97%) Back Office
11 9 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.79%) Legal
12 7 (0.62%) German Language
13 6 (0.53%) Electronics
14 5 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.35%) Law
16 3 (0.26%) Dutch Language
16 3 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 270 (23.77%) Developer
2 197 (17.34%) Analyst
3 117 (10.30%) .NET Developer
4 97 (8.54%) C# Developer
5 93 (8.19%) Architect
6 91 (8.01%) Support Engineer
7 88 (7.75%) Support Analyst
8 80 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 71 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 67 (5.90%) Consultant
11 61 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support
12 57 (5.02%) IT Support
13 56 (4.93%) Senior Developer
14 54 (4.75%) Software Developer
15 47 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
16 41 (3.61%) QA Engineer
17 40 (3.52%) Lead Developer
18 38 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
19 36 (3.17%) Azure Engineer
20 35 (3.08%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (30.02%) .NET
2 132 (11.62%) ASP.NET
3 104 (9.15%) HTML
4 95 (8.36%) CSS
5 90 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (7.39%) WCF
7 76 (6.69%) Web Services
8 63 (5.55%) .NET Framework
9 61 (5.37%) AngularJS
10 47 (4.14%) WPF
11 43 (3.79%) REST
11 43 (3.79%) Velocity
12 39 (3.43%) jQuery
12 39 (3.43%) SOAP
13 38 (3.35%) XML
14 36 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 33 (2.90%) RESTful
16 28 (2.46%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (2.29%) Entity Framework
17 26 (2.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 95 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.28%) PKI
3 54 (4.75%) Data Centre
4 39 (3.43%) Reinsurance
5 37 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
6 36 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
7 33 (2.90%) Computer Science
8 31 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (2.73%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.46%) Public Cloud
10 26 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
11 25 (2.20%) W3C
12 20 (1.76%) Driving Licence
13 16 (1.41%) Mobile App
14 14 (1.23%) Data Structures
14 14 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (1.06%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.97%) Virtual Team
17 10 (0.88%) Fintech
18 9 (0.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 405 (35.65%) Windows
2 202 (17.78%) Windows Server
3 119 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 117 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 106 (9.33%) Windows 10
6 79 (6.95%) Linux
7 77 (6.78%) Windows 7
8 38 (3.35%) Windows 8
9 28 (2.46%) Unix
10 26 (2.29%) CentOS
11 23 (2.02%) Android
12 18 (1.58%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.79%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.44%) VMS
16 5 (0.44%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.18%) Solaris
18 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (14.88%) MVC
3 157 (13.82%) ITIL
3 157 (13.82%) Scrum
4 110 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
5 100 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
6 91 (8.01%) Test Automation
7 90 (7.92%) DevOps
8 84 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (7.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 82 (7.22%) Software Engineering
11 76 (6.69%) Unit Testing
12 73 (6.43%) SDLC
13 65 (5.72%) OO
13 65 (5.72%) Project Management
13 65 (5.72%) TDD
14 64 (5.63%) CRM
15 63 (5.55%) Migration
16 60 (5.28%) Load Balancing
17 54 (4.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 335 (29.49%) C#
2 271 (23.86%) SQL
3 154 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 142 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 81 (7.13%) T-SQL
6 66 (5.81%) Python
7 49 (4.31%) Java
8 39 (3.43%) C
9 36 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 35 (3.08%) VB.NET
11 26 (2.29%) Perl
12 24 (2.11%) VBA
13 22 (1.94%) C++
14 20 (1.76%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.50%) Ruby
16 13 (1.14%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.06%) PHP
18 8 (0.70%) Bash Shell
18 8 (0.70%) VB
18 8 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 163 (14.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 115 (10.12%) Degree
3 84 (7.39%) MCSE
4 37 (3.26%) MCSA
5 27 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 26 (2.29%) MCP
7 24 (2.11%) RHCA
8 23 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 22 (1.94%) CCNA
10 17 (1.50%) DBS Check
11 15 (1.32%) MCITP
12 13 (1.14%) CIMA
13 12 (1.06%) A+ Certification
14 11 (0.97%) AAT
14 11 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (0.97%) TOGAF Certification
15 9 (0.79%) CCNP
15 9 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.57%) QA
2 55 (4.84%) SLA
3 10 (0.88%) GDPR
4 8 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.62%) PMO
6 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.088%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.088%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 348 (30.63%) Active Directory
2 127 (11.18%) Hyper-V
3 101 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (3.08%) vSphere
5 16 (1.41%) Docker
5 16 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (1.41%) XenServer
6 11 (0.97%) KVM
6 11 (0.97%) XenApp
7 9 (0.79%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.62%) LXC
8 7 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.26%) Xen
12 2 (0.18%) Firmware
12 2 (0.18%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.088%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 96 (8.45%) SCCM
2 50 (4.40%) SCOM
3 43 (3.79%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 15 (1.32%) Kubernetes
6 13 (1.14%) SCSM
7 9 (0.79%) SCVMM
8 8 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (0.53%) EdgeSight
10 5 (0.44%) Puppet
11 4 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.35%) WSUS
12 3 (0.26%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (0.26%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.18%) Ansible
13 2 (0.18%) Nagios
13 2 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 164 (14.44%) VMware
2 111 (9.77%) Cisco
3 86 (7.57%) Oracle
4 84 (7.39%) Citrix
5 40 (3.52%) HP
6 37 (3.26%) Apple
7 30 (2.64%) SAP
8 29 (2.55%) Red Hat
9 27 (2.38%) Google
10 20 (1.76%) ServiceNow
11 19 (1.67%) Dell
11 19 (1.67%) Juniper
12 18 (1.58%) SolarWinds
12 18 (1.58%) Sophos
13 17 (1.50%) TOWER Software
14 12 (1.06%) Avaya
15 10 (0.88%) Mitel
16 9 (0.79%) Atlassian
16 9 (0.79%) NetApp
17 8 (0.70%) CommVault