Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 960 1,168 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.02% 22.06% 20.89%
As % of the Vendors category 45.43% 46.18% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 829 1,051 1,024
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +1.12%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £22,075
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

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 2,113 2,529 2,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 48.46% 47.77% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,724 2,026 2,296
Surrey median annual salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.44% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.27%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +7 168 £32,500 -7.14% 44
Reigate +1 144 £60,000 +9.09% 37
Leatherhead +3 106 £52,500 +2.44% 13
Woking +3 97 £50,969 +13.26% 16
Godalming +1 46 £33,500 -4.29% 11
Redhill -3 35 £60,000 +27.66% 9
Epsom +11 33 £24,500 -61.57% 13
Camberley +4 28 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Weybridge -3 26 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Farnham +8 25 £35,000 +26.13% 5
Chertsey +9 23 £53,750 -10.42%
Staines -1 23 £76,250 +13.81% 8
Esher -1 12 £37,500 -12.46%
Whyteleafe - 10 £50,000 - 25
Egham -13 9 £35,000 -28.57%
Addlestone -2 6 £35,000 - 2
Dorking -4 6 £22,500 -45.45% 3
Horley - 4 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames -7 2 £22,500 -53.61% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 1 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Lingfield - 1 £37,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 394 (41.04%) Windows
2 321 (33.44%) Active Directory
3 282 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
4 269 (28.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 246 (25.63%) Office 365
6 237 (24.69%) C#
7 225 (23.44%) SQL Server
8 224 (23.33%) SQL
9 220 (22.92%) .NET
10 194 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
10 194 (20.21%) Windows Server
11 177 (18.44%) Scrum
12 174 (18.13%) VMware
13 172 (17.92%) Finance
14 163 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 151 (15.73%) Hyper-V
16 147 (15.31%) ITIL
17 143 (14.90%) Windows 10
18 138 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
19 134 (13.96%) Citrix
20 130 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
21 129 (13.44%) Cisco
22 127 (13.23%) PowerShell
23 125 (13.02%) MCSE
24 124 (12.92%) Windows 7
25 122 (12.71%) MVC
26 117 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
27 109 (11.35%) JavaScript
28 107 (11.15%) Firewall
29 106 (11.04%) ASP.NET

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 94 (9.79%) MS Exchange
2 62 (6.46%) IIS
3 49 (5.10%) SharePoint
4 36 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (2.71%) Skype for Business
6 24 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (1.35%) Confluence
8 12 (1.25%) Apache
9 10 (1.04%) JBoss
10 9 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.52%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.31%) CMS
13 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.21%) Drupal
14 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 194 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.83%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.21%) InDesign
7 2 (0.21%) Maple
8 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 36 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.31%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 269 (28.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 246 (25.63%) Office 365
3 65 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (6.04%) SaaS
5 48 (5.00%) PaaS
6 44 (4.58%) IaaS
7 43 (4.48%) Power Platform
8 38 (3.96%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (1.04%) OneDrive
11 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.83%) BPaaS
13 7 (0.73%) iPaaS
13 7 (0.73%) PowerApps
14 6 (0.63%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 6 (0.63%) Yammer
15 5 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
16 3 (0.31%) Mimecast
17 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 107 (11.15%) Firewall
2 101 (10.52%) DNS
3 75 (7.81%) DHCP
4 55 (5.73%) VPN
5 50 (5.21%) VLAN
6 48 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 45 (4.69%) WAN
8 35 (3.65%) Wireless
9 33 (3.44%) Skype
10 30 (3.13%) VoIP
11 29 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (3.02%) LAN
12 24 (2.50%) SAN
13 21 (2.19%) Internet
14 17 (1.77%) Network Security
15 16 (1.67%) HTTPS
16 12 (1.25%) NetScaler
16 12 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
17 10 (1.04%) ISDN
17 10 (1.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.75%) Power BI
3 24 (2.50%) Big Data
4 23 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (1.88%) Data Lake
7 12 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (1.15%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2017
9 10 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.94%) MySQL
11 8 (0.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.73%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.63%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 68 (7.08%) Git (software)
2 67 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 40 (4.17%) Selenium
5 37 (3.85%) NUnit
5 37 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 35 (3.65%) JIRA
7 26 (2.71%) Subversion
7 26 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 25 (2.60%) Moq
9 23 (2.40%) MSTest
10 21 (2.19%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 20 (2.08%) Ranorex
12 19 (1.98%) Cucumber
12 19 (1.98%) TeamCity
13 18 (1.88%) Jenkins
14 14 (1.46%) Mockito
15 12 (1.25%) Maven
16 11 (1.15%) SoapUI
17 10 (1.04%) Fiddler
General
1 172 (17.92%) Finance
2 33 (3.44%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.19%) Retail
4 12 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 10 (1.04%) Marketing
6 9 (0.94%) Legal
7 7 (0.73%) Advertising
7 7 (0.73%) French Language
8 6 (0.63%) Back Office
8 6 (0.63%) German Language
8 6 (0.63%) Italian Language
8 6 (0.63%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.31%) Banking
10 3 (0.31%) Billing
10 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.31%) Publishing
11 2 (0.21%) Games
12 1 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 199 (20.73%) Developer
2 152 (15.83%) Analyst
3 97 (10.10%) Support Engineer
4 91 (9.48%) .NET Developer
5 85 (8.85%) IT Support
6 84 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 74 (7.71%) Support Analyst
8 67 (6.98%) C# Developer
9 56 (5.83%) Consultant
10 55 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support
11 53 (5.52%) IT Engineer
12 49 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 45 (4.69%) Architect
13 45 (4.69%) Senior Developer
14 38 (3.96%) Administrator
14 38 (3.96%) Software Developer
15 36 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
15 36 (3.75%) IT Analyst
15 36 (3.75%) Junior
16 34 (3.54%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (22.92%) .NET
2 106 (11.04%) ASP.NET
3 94 (9.79%) HTML
4 82 (8.54%) AngularJS
5 79 (8.23%) .NET Core
6 72 (7.50%) .NET Framework
7 70 (7.29%) Web Services
8 69 (7.19%) CSS
9 51 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (5.10%) Entity Framework
10 49 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 46 (4.79%) WCF
12 42 (4.38%) jQuery
13 40 (4.17%) REST
14 39 (4.06%) HTML5
15 36 (3.75%) JSON
16 35 (3.65%) RESTful
17 27 (2.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (2.71%) WPF
19 23 (2.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
2 52 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 32 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (3.02%) Public Cloud
6 22 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.08%) Driving Licence
7 20 (2.08%) PKI
8 19 (1.98%) User Experience
9 15 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
9 15 (1.56%) iPhone
10 14 (1.46%) CCTV
11 11 (1.15%) CMDB
11 11 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.04%) NHS
13 9 (0.94%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 394 (41.04%) Windows
2 194 (20.21%) Windows Server
3 143 (14.90%) Windows 10
4 138 (14.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 124 (12.92%) Windows 7
6 98 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 92 (9.58%) Linux
8 51 (5.31%) Windows 8
9 33 (3.44%) Android
10 32 (3.33%) Unix
11 30 (3.13%) Apple iOS
12 20 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (1.88%) Mac OS X
14 15 (1.56%) CentOS
15 7 (0.73%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.73%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.63%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (18.44%) Scrum
3 147 (15.31%) ITIL
4 122 (12.71%) MVC
5 117 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
6 105 (10.94%) Test Automation
7 94 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 81 (8.44%) Software Engineering
9 76 (7.92%) DevOps
10 73 (7.60%) TDD
11 57 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
12 54 (5.63%) User Stories
13 53 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
14 52 (5.42%) Business Continuity
14 52 (5.42%) OO
15 51 (5.31%) Project Management
16 49 (5.10%) Unit Testing
17 47 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
18 46 (4.79%) CRM
19 44 (4.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 237 (24.69%) C#
2 224 (23.33%) SQL
3 127 (13.23%) PowerShell
4 109 (11.35%) JavaScript
5 81 (8.44%) Java
6 63 (6.56%) Python
7 55 (5.73%) T-SQL
8 30 (3.13%) C++
9 20 (2.08%) C
10 17 (1.77%) TypeScript
11 14 (1.46%) Perl
12 13 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.25%) R
14 11 (1.15%) VB
14 11 (1.15%) VBScript
15 10 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.83%) VBA
17 5 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 5 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 163 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 125 (13.02%) MCSE
3 84 (8.75%) Degree
4 74 (7.71%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (5.73%) CCNA
6 42 (4.38%) MCSA
7 38 (3.96%) Security Cleared
8 33 (3.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (3.02%) MCP
10 25 (2.60%) CCNP
11 20 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
12 17 (1.77%) A+ Certification
13 14 (1.46%) SC Cleared
14 13 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 12 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (1.25%) MCITP
16 9 (0.94%) CISSP
16 9 (0.94%) DV Cleared
17 7 (0.73%) CCENT
17 7 (0.73%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.85%) SLA
2 69 (7.19%) QA
3 25 (2.60%) GDPR
4 15 (1.56%) PMO
5 12 (1.25%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.73%) P3O
8 6 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.42%) ISO 22301
11 3 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.21%) COBIT
12 2 (0.21%) WAI
13 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 321 (33.44%) Active Directory
2 151 (15.73%) Hyper-V
3 130 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (3.13%) XenApp
5 21 (2.19%) XenDesktop
6 19 (1.98%) vSphere
7 18 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (1.35%) Firmware
9 12 (1.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 11 (1.15%) Docker
11 9 (0.94%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (0.52%) BitLocker
13 5 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 65 (6.77%) SCCM
2 23 (2.40%) SCOM
3 21 (2.19%) vCenter Server
4 20 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (2.08%) WSUS
5 18 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.67%) SCVMM
7 14 (1.46%) Ansible
8 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (1.25%) Perfmon
8 12 (1.25%) Puppet
8 12 (1.25%) XenMobile
9 11 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (1.04%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.94%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.63%) SCSM
13 5 (0.52%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.52%) SCOrch
13 5 (0.52%) Terraform
13 5 (0.52%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 174 (18.13%) VMware
2 134 (13.96%) Citrix
3 129 (13.44%) Cisco
4 41 (4.27%) Dell
4 41 (4.27%) Oracle
5 29 (3.02%) HP
5 29 (3.02%) NetApp
6 22 (2.29%) Nimble Storage
6 22 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 19 (1.98%) SolarWinds
8 15 (1.56%) Apple
9 12 (1.25%) CA
9 12 (1.25%) Mitel
9 12 (1.25%) SAP
9 12 (1.25%) Sophos
10 11 (1.15%) Palo Alto
11 9 (0.94%) Google
11 9 (0.94%) Meraki
11 9 (0.94%) Tableau
11 9 (0.94%) Veeam