Period
to 11 November 2019

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 11 November 2019 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
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 952 1,009 1,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.52% 20.33% 20.68%
As % of the Vendors category 47.41% 44.65% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 843 888 1,118
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £24,175
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,075 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.20%

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 2,008 2,260 3,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 51.71% 45.55% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,675 1,827 2,466
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,650 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 11 November 2019.

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 11 November 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
Guildford +8 190 £35,000 +0.55% 36
Woking +6 106 £60,000 +50.00% 11
Leatherhead +4 88 £52,500 +13.51% 6
Reigate -1 63 £62,500 +13.64% 33
Redhill +3 48 £60,000 +4.35% 5
Godalming 0 47 £43,250 +71.29% 8
Staines -5 41 £70,000 -5.41% 1
Epsom +10 38 £38,750 -3.13% 9
Egham +3 36 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Weybridge 0 32 £33,750 +12.50% 3
Camberley +17 24 £36,250 -3.33% 7
Chertsey +7 14 £62,500 +16.28% 5
Dorking -4 10 £40,000 -38.46% 3
Farnham +14 8 £22,500 -16.67% 8
Esher 0 5 £27,500 -32.93%
Windlesham - 4 £24,380 -
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £22,500 -
Tadworth - 2 £23,690 - 3
Horley - 2 £45,000 - 1
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, 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.

1 418 (43.91%) Windows
2 329 (34.56%) Azure
3 264 (27.73%) Office 365
4 263 (27.63%) Active Directory
5 219 (23.00%) C#
6 204 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 198 (20.80%) .NET
8 190 (19.96%) SQL Server
9 181 (19.01%) Microsoft Office
10 176 (18.49%) ITIL
11 175 (18.38%) SQL
11 175 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
12 171 (17.96%) Windows 10
13 162 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 159 (16.70%) VMware
15 153 (16.07%) Finance
16 151 (15.86%) Citrix
17 148 (15.55%) Cisco
18 140 (14.71%) AWS
19 128 (13.45%) Windows 7
20 118 (12.39%) JavaScript
20 118 (12.39%) MCSE
21 115 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
22 112 (11.76%) Firewall
23 107 (11.24%) MS Exchange
24 105 (11.03%) Degree
25 100 (10.50%) Linux
26 95 (9.98%) Problem-Solving
27 92 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
28 88 (9.24%) AngularJS

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
1 107 (11.24%) MS Exchange
2 62 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 32 (3.36%) Skype for Business
4 30 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (1.47%) IIS
6 11 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.95%) JBoss
8 7 (0.74%) Confluence
9 4 (0.42%) Apache
10 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.32%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.11%) SAS
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 181 (19.01%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.42%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 59 (6.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.37%) SAP BPC
4 8 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.74%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.21%) assyst
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.21%) Unica
7 2 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 329 (34.56%) Azure
2 264 (27.73%) Office 365
3 140 (14.71%) AWS
4 69 (7.25%) Dynamics 365
5 57 (5.99%) SaaS
6 45 (4.73%) Power Platform
7 33 (3.47%) IaaS
8 29 (3.05%) PaaS
9 20 (2.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (1.68%) SuccessFactors
11 14 (1.47%) iPaaS
12 12 (1.26%) OneDrive
13 11 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
14 9 (0.95%) GCP
15 7 (0.74%) PowerApps
16 6 (0.63%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 5 (0.53%) Azure Functions
17 5 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
17 5 (0.53%) Serverless
18 3 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 112 (11.76%) Firewall
2 69 (7.25%) DHCP
3 68 (7.14%) DNS
4 66 (6.93%) TCP/IP
4 66 (6.93%) WAN
5 53 (5.57%) VPN
6 45 (4.73%) LAN
7 39 (4.10%) Skype
8 34 (3.57%) Wireless
9 31 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (3.15%) VoIP
11 24 (2.52%) Broadband
12 23 (2.42%) Cisco Firepower
13 22 (2.31%) VLAN
14 19 (2.00%) Internet
15 17 (1.79%) SAN
16 13 (1.37%) Network Security
17 12 (1.26%) Remote Desktop
18 11 (1.16%) DSL
18 11 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (19.96%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (3.99%) Power BI
4 36 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (2.10%) Big Data
7 17 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
9 11 (1.16%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.84%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (0.74%) Data Lake
12 7 (0.74%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
13 6 (0.63%) MariaDB
13 6 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (4.31%) Git (software)
3 39 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
4 33 (3.47%) Selenium
5 30 (3.15%) SpecFlow
6 27 (2.84%) Visual Studio
7 23 (2.42%) NUnit
8 20 (2.10%) Subversion
9 19 (2.00%) TeamCity
10 18 (1.89%) Jenkins
11 17 (1.79%) JIRA
12 13 (1.37%) Maven
13 10 (1.05%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.95%) Arquillian
14 9 (0.95%) JUnit
14 9 (0.95%) Mockito
15 7 (0.74%) Fiddler
16 6 (0.63%) Cucumber
16 6 (0.63%) Moq
16 6 (0.63%) MSTest
General
1 153 (16.07%) Finance
2 42 (4.41%) Retail
3 28 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.73%) Public Sector
5 19 (2.00%) Back Office
6 15 (1.58%) Legal
7 12 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 9 (0.95%) Marketing
9 5 (0.53%) Automotive
10 4 (0.42%) Czech Language
11 3 (0.32%) Games
12 2 (0.21%) Advertising
12 2 (0.21%) Banking
12 2 (0.21%) Billing
12 2 (0.21%) Law
12 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 169 (17.75%) Developer
2 159 (16.70%) Analyst
3 100 (10.50%) Support Engineer
4 78 (8.19%) Consultant
5 67 (7.04%) Support Analyst
6 66 (6.93%) IT Support
7 59 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 53 (5.57%) .NET Developer
8 53 (5.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 49 (5.15%) Service Analyst
9 49 (5.15%) Service Desk Analyst
10 47 (4.94%) C# Developer
11 46 (4.83%) IT Engineer
12 45 (4.73%) Administrator
13 41 (4.31%) Architect
14 36 (3.78%) IT Analyst
15 35 (3.68%) Lead Developer
16 31 (3.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 31 (3.26%) Software Engineer
17 30 (3.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (20.80%) .NET
2 88 (9.24%) AngularJS
3 76 (7.98%) HTML
4 53 (5.57%) .NET Framework
4 53 (5.57%) ASP.NET
5 51 (5.36%) CSS
6 50 (5.25%) .NET Core
7 40 (4.20%) Web Services
8 36 (3.78%) WCF
9 34 (3.57%) REST
10 32 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (2.84%) RESTful
12 25 (2.63%) jQuery
13 23 (2.42%) React
14 22 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (2.31%) HTML5
15 20 (2.10%) SOAP
16 15 (1.58%) Entity Framework
17 14 (1.47%) Node.js
17 14 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (5.78%) Self-Motivation
2 37 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.78%) Driving Licence
4 33 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 28 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 23 (2.42%) User Experience
7 17 (1.79%) iPad
7 17 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.68%) iPhone
9 13 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.26%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.16%) CMDB
12 10 (1.05%) Clustering
12 10 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (0.74%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (0.74%) Mobile App
14 7 (0.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 418 (43.91%) Windows
2 204 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 171 (17.96%) Windows 10
4 128 (13.45%) Windows 7
5 100 (10.50%) Linux
6 86 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (6.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (5.78%) Unix
9 32 (3.36%) Apple iOS
10 30 (3.15%) Android
10 30 (3.15%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (1.16%) Mac OS
12 11 (1.16%) Mac OS X
13 10 (1.05%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.42%) CentOS
16 3 (0.32%) Solaris
17 2 (0.21%) Fedora
17 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (18.49%) ITIL
2 175 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (9.98%) Problem-Solving
4 87 (9.14%) Computer Science
5 86 (9.03%) Scrum
6 81 (8.51%) DevOps
7 78 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 76 (7.98%) MVC
9 73 (7.67%) CRM
10 61 (6.41%) Software Engineering
11 59 (6.20%) Test Automation
12 55 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
13 53 (5.57%) Mentoring
14 50 (5.25%) Disaster Recovery
15 47 (4.94%) Change Management
15 47 (4.94%) OO
16 45 (4.73%) Decision-Making
16 45 (4.73%) Presales
17 44 (4.62%) Business Continuity
18 36 (3.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 219 (23.00%) C#
2 175 (18.38%) SQL
3 118 (12.39%) JavaScript
4 82 (8.61%) Java
5 74 (7.77%) PowerShell
6 48 (5.04%) Python
7 37 (3.89%) T-SQL
8 31 (3.26%) C
9 30 (3.15%) C++
10 18 (1.89%) X++
11 17 (1.79%) VB
12 15 (1.58%) TypeScript
13 14 (1.47%) Go
14 8 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.74%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.63%) Java 8
16 6 (0.63%) Perl
16 6 (0.63%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.63%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.53%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 162 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 118 (12.39%) MCSE
3 105 (11.03%) Degree
4 92 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
5 85 (8.93%) CCNA
6 60 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
7 50 (5.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 37 (3.89%) MCSA
9 33 (3.47%) Security Cleared
10 31 (3.26%) CCNP
11 29 (3.05%) MCP
12 22 (2.31%) A+ Certification
13 19 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (1.89%) MCITP
15 12 (1.26%) TOGAF Certification
16 11 (1.16%) MCDST
17 9 (0.95%) Master's Degree
18 7 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
18 7 (0.74%) PMI Certification
19 6 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.40%) SLA
2 31 (3.26%) QA
3 18 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.47%) GDPR
6 6 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.53%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.42%) PMO
9 2 (0.21%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.21%) NCSC
9 2 (0.21%) NIST
9 2 (0.21%) RMADS
10 1 (0.11%) BS7799
10 1 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 263 (27.63%) Active Directory
2 115 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.31%) XenApp
4 22 (2.31%) XenDesktop
5 18 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.26%) Terminal Services
7 11 (1.16%) vSphere
8 9 (0.95%) Docker
9 6 (0.63%) BitLocker
9 6 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.42%) Firmware
11 4 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.32%) LXC
13 1 (0.11%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.11%) NFS
13 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 76 (7.98%) SCCM
2 20 (2.10%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (2.00%) SCOM
4 15 (1.58%) Backup Exec
4 15 (1.58%) WSUS
5 11 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.05%) Ansible
7 8 (0.84%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.74%) Puppet
8 7 (0.74%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.63%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.53%) MIMEsweeper
10 5 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.53%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.32%) DameWare
12 3 (0.32%) IBM BigFix
12 3 (0.32%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.32%) vRealize
12 3 (0.32%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 159 (16.70%) VMware
2 151 (15.86%) Citrix
3 148 (15.55%) Cisco
4 60 (6.30%) Dell
5 54 (5.67%) HP
6 44 (4.62%) NetApp
7 40 (4.20%) Nimble Storage
8 38 (3.99%) SAP
9 34 (3.57%) Oracle
10 27 (2.84%) ServiceNow
11 26 (2.73%) Apple
11 26 (2.73%) Mitel
12 19 (2.00%) Google
13 18 (1.89%) Cognos
14 17 (1.79%) IBM
15 16 (1.68%) Veeam
16 15 (1.58%) EMC
16 15 (1.58%) Sophos
17 14 (1.47%) Meraki
17 14 (1.47%) SolarWinds