Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 861 1,271 1,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.74% 21.10% 21.60%
As % of the Vendors category 40.20% 41.32% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 757 1,087 1,128
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

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 2,142 3,076 3,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 46.63% 51.06% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,711 2,327 2,483
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,771
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -5 137 £32,500 - 19
Reigate -2 123 £55,000 -6.34% 17
Leatherhead +6 92 £35,000 -4.11% 8
Egham +1 51 £55,000 +7.39% 3
Staines 0 42 £74,000 +23.33% 3
Redhill -3 40 £51,750 +25.45% 9
Woking +5 34 £51,500 +8.42% 15
Weybridge -5 27 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Godalming -3 26 £26,250 -34.38% 1
Farnham +14 17 £29,688 -37.50% 4
Chertsey +5 16 £55,000 +83.33% 4
Epsom -1 15 £32,500 +8.33%
Dorking +3 13 £65,000 +62.50% 4
Esher +2 13 £41,000 +54.72%
Camberley -18 9 £43,500 -8.42% 6
Addlestone - 8 £20,500 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 5 - - 3
Caterham 0 4 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Cranleigh - 1 £25,500 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 395 (45.88%) Windows
2 328 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 242 (28.11%) Office 365
4 232 (26.95%) SQL Server
4 232 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
5 210 (24.39%) C#
6 208 (24.16%) .NET
7 205 (23.81%) SQL
8 200 (23.23%) Finance
9 198 (23.00%) Windows Server
10 194 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 188 (21.84%) Microsoft Office
12 163 (18.93%) Scrum
13 156 (18.12%) ITIL
14 140 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
15 138 (16.03%) VMware
16 128 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 125 (14.52%) PowerShell
18 122 (14.17%) MVC
19 118 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
20 117 (13.59%) Hyper-V
21 115 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
22 114 (13.24%) DNS
23 113 (13.12%) JavaScript
24 112 (13.01%) Visual Studio
25 109 (12.66%) Firewall
25 109 (12.66%) Windows 10
26 108 (12.54%) ASP.NET
27 104 (12.08%) Degree
28 101 (11.73%) DHCP

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 84 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 67 (7.78%) SharePoint
3 47 (5.46%) IIS
4 26 (3.02%) Skype for Business
5 16 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (1.28%) JBoss
7 11 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (1.16%) Confluence
8 10 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.46%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.46%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.35%) Apache
12 3 (0.35%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.23%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 188 (21.84%) Microsoft Office
2 82 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.70%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.16%) assyst
2 10 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.46%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.46%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.46%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) Line 50
6 1 (0.12%) Maximo
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 242 (28.11%) Office 365
2 194 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (4.18%) Dynamics 365
5 35 (4.07%) IaaS
5 35 (4.07%) PaaS
6 25 (2.90%) SaaS
7 17 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.74%) Mimecast
9 14 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (1.51%) GitHub
11 9 (1.05%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.70%) Azure Functions
12 6 (0.70%) Serverless
13 3 (0.35%) npm
14 2 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.23%) Data Lake Analytics
14 2 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 114 (13.24%) DNS
2 109 (12.66%) Firewall
3 101 (11.73%) DHCP
4 51 (5.92%) Internet
5 50 (5.81%) Skype
5 50 (5.81%) WAN
6 44 (5.11%) LAN
6 44 (5.11%) VoIP
7 43 (4.99%) TCP/IP
8 37 (4.30%) VPN
9 36 (4.18%) Network Security
9 36 (4.18%) VLAN
10 32 (3.72%) SAN
11 27 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
12 23 (2.67%) Intranet
13 22 (2.56%) Wireless
14 16 (1.86%) MPLS
15 13 (1.51%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (1.16%) WLAN
17 7 (0.81%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (26.95%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (4.53%) Power BI
4 37 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 34 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (3.25%) MySQL
7 23 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 18 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (1.86%) MS Access
11 14 (1.63%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
12 13 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 112 (13.01%) Visual Studio
2 74 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (4.99%) MSTest
3 43 (4.99%) Ranorex
4 41 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 40 (4.65%) Moq
5 40 (4.65%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 28 (3.25%) JIRA
6 28 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (2.32%) NUnit
8 18 (2.09%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (1.74%) Bitbucket
10 14 (1.63%) Jenkins
11 13 (1.51%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.16%) Arquillian
12 10 (1.16%) JUnit
12 10 (1.16%) Maven
12 10 (1.16%) Mockito
13 6 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 200 (23.23%) Finance
2 32 (3.72%) Marketing
3 28 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 16 (1.86%) Advertising
5 16 (1.86%) Retail
6 12 (1.39%) Electronics
7 11 (1.28%) Back Office
7 11 (1.28%) Banking
7 11 (1.28%) Billing
7 11 (1.28%) French Language
7 11 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.05%) Italian Language
8 9 (1.05%) Spanish Language
9 7 (0.81%) Games
9 7 (0.81%) German Language
9 7 (0.81%) Legal
10 5 (0.58%) Polish Language
10 5 (0.58%) Russian Language
11 4 (0.46%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 184 (21.37%) Analyst
2 168 (19.51%) Developer
3 91 (10.57%) .NET Developer
4 89 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 87 (10.10%) Support Engineer
6 74 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 68 (7.90%) IT Support
8 58 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
9 55 (6.39%) Service Analyst
9 55 (6.39%) Service Desk Analyst
10 54 (6.27%) Senior Developer
11 53 (6.16%) C# Developer
12 52 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
13 45 (5.23%) Software Developer
14 41 (4.76%) IT Analyst
15 39 (4.53%) Architect
15 39 (4.53%) QA Engineer
16 38 (4.41%) IT Support Analyst
17 35 (4.07%) Consultant
17 35 (4.07%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (24.16%) .NET
2 108 (12.54%) ASP.NET
3 85 (9.87%) HTML
4 73 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (7.67%) CSS
5 66 (7.67%) WCF
6 62 (7.20%) .NET Framework
6 62 (7.20%) AngularJS
7 55 (6.39%) Web Services
8 37 (4.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 37 (4.30%) Velocity
9 36 (4.18%) jQuery
10 34 (3.95%) Entity Framework
10 34 (3.95%) WPF
11 33 (3.83%) HTML5
12 32 (3.72%) REST
13 24 (2.79%) .NET Core
13 24 (2.79%) React
13 24 (2.79%) XML
14 23 (2.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.62%) PKI
3 55 (6.39%) Data Centre
4 46 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 38 (4.41%) Reinsurance
6 34 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (2.32%) Driving Licence
9 19 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (2.09%) Public Cloud
11 17 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (1.51%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.39%) Replication
13 12 (1.39%) User Experience
13 12 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (1.39%) W3C
14 11 (1.28%) CMDB
15 10 (1.16%) Algorithms
16 8 (0.93%) Fintech
16 8 (0.93%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 395 (45.88%) Windows
2 198 (23.00%) Windows Server
3 128 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 118 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 109 (12.66%) Windows 10
6 82 (9.52%) Linux
7 74 (8.59%) Windows 7
8 27 (3.14%) Unix
9 21 (2.44%) CentOS
10 20 (2.32%) Windows 8
11 17 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (1.51%) Android
13 13 (1.51%) Windows XP
14 10 (1.16%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.05%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.81%) HPUX
17 5 (0.58%) VMS
17 5 (0.58%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (18.93%) Scrum
3 156 (18.12%) ITIL
4 140 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
5 122 (14.17%) MVC
6 79 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 78 (9.06%) DevOps
7 78 (9.06%) Unit Testing
8 76 (8.83%) Test Automation
9 65 (7.55%) Project Management
10 63 (7.32%) CRM
11 61 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
11 61 (7.08%) Software Engineering
12 57 (6.62%) Migration
13 56 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (6.50%) Risk Management
13 56 (6.50%) TDD
14 55 (6.39%) ITSM
15 52 (6.04%) Mentoring
15 52 (6.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 210 (24.39%) C#
2 205 (23.81%) SQL
3 125 (14.52%) PowerShell
4 113 (13.12%) JavaScript
5 51 (5.92%) Python
6 41 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 40 (4.65%) Java
8 24 (2.79%) PL/SQL
9 23 (2.67%) C
10 17 (1.97%) C++
11 14 (1.63%) Perl
11 14 (1.63%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.16%) Java 8
13 8 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.93%) VBA
14 7 (0.81%) Ruby
15 6 (0.70%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.70%) VB
16 5 (0.58%) PHP
16 5 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 115 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (12.08%) Degree
3 62 (7.20%) MCSE
4 35 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (3.83%) CCNA
6 30 (3.48%) MCSA
7 26 (3.02%) MCP
8 22 (2.56%) Security Cleared
9 21 (2.44%) A+ Certification
10 19 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
10 19 (2.21%) RHCA
11 15 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (1.74%) SC Cleared
12 13 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (1.39%) PhD
14 11 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.28%) LPIC
15 10 (1.16%) MCITP
16 9 (1.05%) HNC
16 9 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.48%) QA
2 55 (6.39%) SLA
3 19 (2.21%) GDPR
4 13 (1.51%) PMO
5 11 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.81%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.58%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.35%) WAI
10 2 (0.23%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.12%) GAMP
11 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 328 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 117 (13.59%) Hyper-V
3 93 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (2.79%) vSphere
5 10 (1.16%) XenServer
6 8 (0.93%) Firmware
6 8 (0.93%) XenApp
6 8 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.46%) Docker
8 4 (0.46%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.46%) KVM
8 4 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.35%) DFS Replication
9 3 (0.35%) LXC
9 3 (0.35%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.23%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 75 (8.71%) SCCM
2 51 (5.92%) SCOM
3 40 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (0.81%) Ansible
5 7 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.81%) EdgeSight
5 7 (0.81%) WSUS
6 6 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.70%) SCVMM
6 6 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.46%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.46%) Perfmon
7 4 (0.46%) SCSM
8 3 (0.35%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.23%) Puppet
9 2 (0.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 138 (16.03%) VMware
2 100 (11.61%) Cisco
3 74 (8.59%) Citrix
4 58 (6.74%) Oracle
5 45 (5.23%) HP
6 44 (5.11%) SAP
7 28 (3.25%) Red Hat
8 26 (3.02%) ServiceNow
9 23 (2.67%) Dell
10 21 (2.44%) Sophos
11 18 (2.09%) NetApp
12 16 (1.86%) SolarWinds
13 13 (1.51%) Apple
14 10 (1.16%) Juniper
15 9 (1.05%) Meraki
15 9 (1.05%) Nimble Storage
15 9 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (1.05%) Sybase
16 8 (0.93%) Atlassian
16 8 (0.93%) EMC