Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,030 1,291 1,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.40% 20.71% 20.67%
As % of the Vendors category 44.67% 39.63% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1,128 1,188
Surrey median annual salary £45,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.74% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +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 2,306 3,258 3,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 45.67% 52.26% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,867 2,475 2,723
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £68,750
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +1 178 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Guildford -1 138 £34,809 +7.10% 12
Leatherhead +17 77 £44,000 +4.76% 8
Staines 0 54 £74,000 +9.63% 3
Godalming +1 51 £23,500 -47.78%
Woking -2 46 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Redhill +6 43 £53,750 +26.47% 9
Weybridge +2 39 £30,000 +13.21% 2
Egham +1 38 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Farnham -2 23 £27,000 -14.29% 5
Epsom -6 23 £40,000 +35.59% 5
Dorking +6 15 £58,750 +135.00%
Camberley -10 14 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Chertsey -10 12 £53,750 +79.17% 5
Esher +3 9 £41,000 +54.72% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 8 £40,000 +63.27% 1
Cobham +1 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Addlestone - 5 £20,500 -
Caterham - 3 £50,000 -
Godstone - 2 - -
Shepperton -2 1 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 £17,500 - 1
Cranleigh - 1 £25,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 431 (41.84%) Windows
2 364 (35.34%) Active Directory
3 295 (28.64%) Office 365
4 289 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
5 274 (26.60%) C#
6 266 (25.83%) .NET
7 253 (24.56%) Finance
8 241 (23.40%) SQL Server
9 238 (23.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 227 (22.04%) SQL
11 218 (21.17%) Windows Server
12 196 (19.03%) Microsoft Office
13 179 (17.38%) Scrum
14 169 (16.41%) VMware
15 160 (15.53%) ITIL
16 144 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
17 137 (13.30%) PowerShell
18 135 (13.11%) Visual Studio
19 134 (13.01%) JavaScript
20 133 (12.91%) Hyper-V
21 132 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
21 132 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
22 130 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
23 129 (12.52%) MVC
24 127 (12.33%) DNS
25 121 (11.75%) Windows 10
26 113 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
27 112 (10.87%) Firewall
28 110 (10.68%) DHCP
29 108 (10.49%) 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
1 104 (10.10%) SharePoint
2 100 (9.71%) MS Exchange
3 38 (3.69%) IIS
4 34 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (2.62%) Skype for Business
6 23 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (1.17%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.07%) JBoss
10 11 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (0.97%) Confluence
12 8 (0.78%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.39%) Apache
14 3 (0.29%) lighttpd
14 3 (0.29%) nginx
15 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 196 (19.03%) Microsoft Office
2 92 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.07%) AutoCAD
4 11 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.68%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.097%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.78%) assyst
5 5 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.39%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.29%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.29%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.097%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.097%) Maximo
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.097%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.097%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 295 (28.64%) Office 365
2 238 (23.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (3.98%) Dynamics 365
5 40 (3.88%) IaaS
5 40 (3.88%) PaaS
6 37 (3.59%) SaaS
7 28 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (1.26%) GitHub
9 13 (1.26%) Mimecast
10 10 (0.97%) OneDrive
11 7 (0.68%) NuGet
12 6 (0.58%) Azure Functions
12 6 (0.58%) Serverless
13 5 (0.49%) npm
14 4 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
14 4 (0.39%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
16 2 (0.19%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 127 (12.33%) DNS
2 112 (10.87%) Firewall
3 110 (10.68%) DHCP
4 57 (5.53%) LAN
5 55 (5.34%) WAN
6 46 (4.47%) Skype
7 45 (4.37%) Network Security
7 45 (4.37%) TCP/IP
8 39 (3.79%) Internet
9 37 (3.59%) VPN
10 33 (3.20%) VLAN
11 30 (2.91%) Intranet
12 29 (2.82%) VoIP
12 29 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
13 27 (2.62%) Wireless
14 26 (2.52%) SAN
15 16 (1.55%) MPLS
16 15 (1.46%) WebEx
17 12 (1.17%) PBX
18 11 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (4.37%) Power BI
6 42 (4.08%) MySQL
7 31 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.62%) SQL Server 2016
8 27 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.84%) Big Data
12 18 (1.75%) Data Lake
12 18 (1.75%) MS Access
12 18 (1.75%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
15 14 (1.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 135 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 63 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (5.63%) MSTest
3 58 (5.63%) Ranorex
4 56 (5.44%) Git (software)
5 51 (4.95%) Moq
5 51 (4.95%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 26 (2.52%) JIRA
7 22 (2.14%) NUnit
8 20 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 18 (1.75%) Bitbucket
10 17 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (1.46%) Selenium
12 14 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 14 (1.36%) TeamCity
13 13 (1.26%) Jenkins
13 13 (1.26%) SpecFlow
14 12 (1.17%) Subversion
15 9 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (0.87%) Maven
General
1 253 (24.56%) Finance
2 63 (6.12%) Advertising
3 43 (4.17%) Marketing
4 39 (3.79%) Retail
5 34 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.55%) Banking
8 12 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.07%) French Language
9 11 (1.07%) Games
10 10 (0.97%) Back Office
10 10 (0.97%) Electronics
10 10 (0.97%) Italian Language
10 10 (0.97%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.68%) Legal
12 5 (0.49%) German Language
12 5 (0.49%) Swedish Language
13 4 (0.39%) Arabic Language
13 4 (0.39%) Polish Language
13 4 (0.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 211 (20.49%) Developer
2 194 (18.83%) Analyst
3 95 (9.22%) Support Engineer
4 93 (9.03%) Support Analyst
5 89 (8.64%) .NET Developer
6 77 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 70 (6.80%) Architect
8 68 (6.60%) C# Developer
9 64 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 61 (5.92%) IT Support
11 58 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
12 54 (5.24%) Senior Developer
13 52 (5.05%) Consultant
14 51 (4.95%) Service Analyst
15 50 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
16 48 (4.66%) QA Engineer
17 43 (4.17%) Software Developer
18 41 (3.98%) 1st Line Support
19 37 (3.59%) IT Engineer
19 37 (3.59%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (25.83%) .NET
2 103 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 86 (8.35%) HTML
4 77 (7.48%) WCF
5 72 (6.99%) Web Services
6 70 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 66 (6.41%) CSS
8 61 (5.92%) .NET Framework
8 61 (5.92%) AngularJS
9 39 (3.79%) REST
9 39 (3.79%) Velocity
10 35 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (3.30%) SOAP
11 34 (3.30%) WPF
12 32 (3.11%) XML
13 27 (2.62%) Entity Framework
13 27 (2.62%) HTML5
14 25 (2.43%) jQuery
14 25 (2.43%) RESTful
15 21 (2.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.92%) PKI
3 58 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 45 (4.37%) Reinsurance
5 34 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 28 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
9 26 (2.52%) Public Cloud
10 24 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
12 19 (1.84%) Driving Licence
12 19 (1.84%) W3C
13 16 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
14 14 (1.36%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.07%) Algorithms
15 11 (1.07%) CMDB
15 11 (1.07%) User Experience
16 10 (0.97%) Mobile App
17 8 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 431 (41.84%) Windows
2 218 (21.17%) Windows Server
3 132 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 130 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 121 (11.75%) Windows 10
6 95 (9.22%) Windows 7
7 89 (8.64%) Linux
8 40 (3.88%) Windows 8
9 29 (2.82%) CentOS
10 21 (2.04%) Unix
11 20 (1.94%) Android
12 19 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (1.75%) Apple iOS
14 13 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (1.07%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.49%) VMS
16 5 (0.49%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (17.38%) Scrum
3 160 (15.53%) ITIL
4 132 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
5 129 (12.52%) MVC
6 99 (9.61%) Test Automation
7 90 (8.74%) DevOps
7 90 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 90 (8.74%) Unit Testing
8 82 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
9 75 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (6.99%) CRM
10 72 (6.99%) Software Engineering
11 66 (6.41%) Migration
12 64 (6.21%) Project Management
13 62 (6.02%) TDD
14 58 (5.63%) Load Balancing
14 58 (5.63%) Risk Management
15 55 (5.34%) Mentoring
16 54 (5.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 274 (26.60%) C#
2 227 (22.04%) SQL
3 137 (13.30%) PowerShell
4 134 (13.01%) JavaScript
5 73 (7.09%) Python
6 64 (6.21%) T-SQL
7 39 (3.79%) C
7 39 (3.79%) Java
8 36 (3.50%) PL/SQL
9 28 (2.72%) VB.NET
10 21 (2.04%) Perl
11 13 (1.26%) C++
11 13 (1.26%) Ruby
11 13 (1.26%) VBA
12 11 (1.07%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.07%) TypeScript
13 9 (0.87%) Java 8
13 9 (0.87%) PHP
13 9 (0.87%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 144 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (9.71%) Degree
3 77 (7.48%) MCSE
4 38 (3.69%) MCSA
5 27 (2.62%) MCP
5 27 (2.62%) RHCA
6 26 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (2.23%) CCNA
8 21 (2.04%) A+ Certification
8 21 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (1.17%) MCITP
11 11 (1.07%) LPIC
11 11 (1.07%) Security Cleared
12 10 (0.97%) PhD
13 9 (0.87%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.87%) MOS
13 9 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (0.78%) CIPD
14 8 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (9.13%) QA
2 54 (5.24%) SLA
3 13 (1.26%) PMO
4 12 (1.17%) GDPR
5 9 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 364 (35.34%) Active Directory
2 133 (12.91%) Hyper-V
3 113 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (2.82%) vSphere
5 20 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.36%) XenServer
7 13 (1.26%) Docker
8 11 (1.07%) KVM
9 9 (0.87%) XenApp
9 9 (0.87%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.68%) LXC
11 5 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.39%) Firmware
12 4 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.29%) Xen
14 1 (0.097%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 94 (9.13%) SCCM
2 54 (5.24%) SCOM
3 51 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.17%) Backup Exec
5 12 (1.17%) Kubernetes
6 9 (0.87%) SCSM
7 8 (0.78%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.68%) EdgeSight
8 7 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (0.58%) WSUS
10 5 (0.49%) Ansible
11 4 (0.39%) Puppet
11 4 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.29%) Perfmon
13 2 (0.19%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.19%) Nagios
13 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 169 (16.41%) VMware
2 108 (10.49%) Cisco
3 78 (7.57%) Citrix
4 65 (6.31%) Oracle
5 43 (4.17%) SAP
6 42 (4.08%) HP
7 35 (3.40%) Red Hat
8 30 (2.91%) Apple
9 24 (2.33%) Sophos
10 21 (2.04%) Dell
10 21 (2.04%) SolarWinds
11 19 (1.84%) Juniper
12 16 (1.55%) ServiceNow
13 13 (1.26%) Google
14 11 (1.07%) Avaya
15 10 (0.97%) Mitel
16 9 (0.87%) Atlassian
16 9 (0.87%) NetApp
16 9 (0.87%) Sybase
17 8 (0.78%) CommVault