Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 19 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 431 506 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.89% 9.56% 10.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.66% 10.72% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 362 378 470
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,000 £63,763
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%

Problem-Solving is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,042 4,722 5,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 92.71% 89.20% 88.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,293 3,892 4,019
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,350 £29,000 £28,225
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Surrey

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Surrey

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Surrey

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 95 £40,250 -15.26% 9
Leatherhead -8 31 £46,250 +5.11% 9
Camberley -8 29 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Reigate -24 26 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Woking -9 22 £35,000 -4.11% 8
Weybridge +20 19 £35,000 -24.32% 3
Redhill -2 19 £55,000 +101.83% 10
Addlestone - 13 £27,500 -
Esher - 11 £37,500 -
Staines +10 10 £66,000 +32.00% 3
Lightwater - 10 £35,000 -
Egham -6 9 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Dorking +8 7 £22,500 -48.57% 2
Epsom +7 7 £31,500 -22.46% 6
Godalming +24 6 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Cranleigh +4 5 £42,500 -
Chertsey -5 5 £65,500 +15.93%
Horley -6 5 £29,000 -42.00%
Walton-on-Thames -2 4 £42,000 -12.95% 3
Farnham -3 2 £72,500 +211.83% 4
Banstead - 1 £52,500 -
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Problem-Solving.

1 126 (29.23%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (27.15%) Microsoft
3 110 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (20.88%) Windows
5 79 (18.33%) SQL
6 74 (17.17%) Finance
7 73 (16.94%) C#
8 69 (16.01%) Degree
9 60 (13.92%) Scrum
10 56 (12.99%) .NET
10 56 (12.99%) Microsoft Office
11 54 (12.53%) JavaScript
12 52 (12.06%) Java
12 52 (12.06%) Self-Motivation
13 51 (11.83%) Security Cleared
14 50 (11.60%) Active Directory
15 49 (11.37%) ITIL
16 43 (9.98%) SQL Server
17 41 (9.51%) SLA
18 40 (9.28%) Project Management
18 40 (9.28%) Cybersecurity
19 37 (8.58%) Microsoft Certification
19 37 (8.58%) HTML
20 36 (8.35%) Windows Server
21 35 (8.12%) Microsoft Azure
21 35 (8.12%) SDLC
22 34 (7.89%) REST
22 34 (7.89%) Cisco
22 34 (7.89%) Time Management
23 33 (7.66%) Software Engineering

Problem-Solving
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 16 (3.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.78%) IIS
3 10 (2.32%) Confluence
4 9 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.62%) CMS
6 5 (1.16%) IBM Domino
6 5 (1.16%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.70%) Apache
8 2 (0.46%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.23%) JBoss
9 1 (0.23%) Mendix
9 1 (0.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (12.99%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.46%) Maya
8 1 (0.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.93%) FastStats
3 2 (0.46%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.46%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.46%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.96%) Office 365
3 18 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.09%) PaaS
5 8 (1.86%) SaaS
6 7 (1.62%) IaaS
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.46%) GitHub
7 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.46%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.46%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.23%) NuGet
8 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.23%) Slack
8 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.80%) Network Security
2 14 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (2.78%) NAS
4 10 (2.32%) Firewall
4 10 (2.32%) Internet
4 10 (2.32%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.09%) DNS
5 9 (2.09%) VLAN
6 8 (1.86%) VoIP
6 8 (1.86%) VPN
7 5 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.16%) LAN
7 5 (1.16%) WAN
7 5 (1.16%) Wireless
8 4 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.70%) SAN
10 2 (0.46%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.94%) MySQL
3 9 (2.09%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (2.09%) SQL Server 2017
4 7 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.93%) Big Data
5 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.70%) Redis
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.46%) GIS
7 2 (0.46%) OLAP
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (0.46%) Power BI
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (7.19%) JIRA
2 22 (5.10%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.64%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.09%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.09%) JUnit
6 7 (1.62%) Mockito
7 6 (1.39%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.16%) Selenium
9 4 (0.93%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.93%) Gradle
10 3 (0.70%) Arquillian
10 3 (0.70%) Maven
10 3 (0.70%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.70%) ProC
10 3 (0.70%) PVCS
10 3 (0.70%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.70%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 74 (17.17%) Finance
2 17 (3.94%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.71%) Marketing
4 13 (3.02%) Games
5 12 (2.78%) Legal
6 9 (2.09%) Retail
7 6 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.93%) Banking
9 3 (0.70%) Back Office
9 3 (0.70%) Law
10 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.46%) Automotive
10 2 (0.46%) Electronics
10 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (22.27%) Developer
2 75 (17.40%) Analyst
3 52 (12.06%) Support Engineer
4 36 (8.35%) IT Support
5 33 (7.66%) Consultant
6 26 (6.03%) Service Analyst
6 26 (6.03%) Software Developer
7 24 (5.57%) .NET Developer
8 20 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (4.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 19 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (4.18%) IT Engineer
10 18 (4.18%) IT Support Engineer
10 18 (4.18%) Junior
11 16 (3.71%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.71%) Network Engineer
12 15 (3.48%) Architect
13 14 (3.25%) C# Developer
13 14 (3.25%) Desktop Engineer
14 13 (3.02%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.99%) .NET
2 37 (8.58%) HTML
3 34 (7.89%) REST
4 33 (7.66%) CSS
5 31 (7.19%) AngularJS
6 27 (6.26%) .NET Framework
7 23 (5.34%) jQuery
8 22 (5.10%) JSON
9 21 (4.87%) Web Services
10 20 (4.64%) ASP.NET
11 17 (3.94%) HTML5
12 16 (3.71%) Entity Framework
13 14 (3.25%) XML
14 13 (3.02%) SOAP
15 12 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (2.78%) Spring
16 11 (2.55%) .NET Core
17 10 (2.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 9 (2.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 126 (29.23%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (12.06%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (6.03%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.80%) e-Learning
5 8 (1.86%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.86%) Fat Client
5 8 (1.86%) Graphic Design
5 8 (1.86%) Thin Client
5 8 (1.86%) User Experience
6 7 (1.62%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.39%) iPhone
7 6 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.16%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.93%) PMI
9 4 (0.93%) Wiki
10 3 (0.70%) EPoS
10 3 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 90 (20.88%) Windows
2 36 (8.35%) Windows Server
3 30 (6.96%) Linux
4 28 (6.50%) Windows 10
5 21 (4.87%) Android
6 20 (4.64%) Windows 7
7 12 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.32%) Unix
9 10 (2.32%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.86%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.62%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.16%) Debian
12 5 (1.16%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.93%) AIX
14 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.23%) VMS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (13.92%) Scrum
3 49 (11.37%) ITIL
4 40 (9.28%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (9.28%) Project Management
5 35 (8.12%) SDLC
6 34 (7.89%) Time Management
7 33 (7.66%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (7.42%) MVC
8 32 (7.42%) Web Development
9 28 (6.50%) OO
10 27 (6.26%) Service Delivery
11 25 (5.80%) Mathematics
11 25 (5.80%) OOP
12 24 (5.57%) Service Management
13 23 (5.34%) Computer Science
13 23 (5.34%) Test Automation
14 21 (4.87%) Decision-Making
14 21 (4.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 79 (18.33%) SQL
2 73 (16.94%) C#
3 54 (12.53%) JavaScript
4 52 (12.06%) Java
5 27 (6.26%) C++
6 26 (6.03%) C
7 21 (4.87%) Python
8 14 (3.25%) TypeScript
9 9 (2.09%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.09%) PHP
9 9 (2.09%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.86%) Ruby
10 8 (1.86%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.39%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.93%) Kotlin
12 4 (0.93%) Perl
13 3 (0.70%) Java 8
13 3 (0.70%) VB
14 2 (0.46%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (16.01%) Degree
2 51 (11.83%) Security Cleared
3 37 (8.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (7.19%) SC Cleared
5 25 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (5.10%) MCSE
7 21 (4.87%) CCNA
8 15 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (3.25%) MCP
10 13 (3.02%) A+ Certification
11 11 (2.55%) MCITP
12 10 (2.32%) ISEB
13 9 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (2.09%) JNCIA
14 8 (1.86%) NCIE
15 7 (1.62%) CCENT
15 7 (1.62%) MCSA
15 7 (1.62%) VTSP
16 6 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.51%) SLA
2 20 (4.64%) QA
3 16 (3.71%) GDPR
3 16 (3.71%) PMO
4 7 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.62%) P3O
5 3 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.46%) COBIT
6 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (11.60%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.26%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.39%) Docker
5 5 (1.16%) iptables
5 5 (1.16%) KVM
5 5 (1.16%) Xen
6 3 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.23%) LXC
8 1 (0.23%) Snort
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.62%) Ansible
1 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (1.62%) Puppet
2 6 (1.39%) SCCM
3 5 (1.16%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.16%) DameWare
3 5 (1.16%) HAProxy
3 5 (1.16%) Nagios
3 5 (1.16%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.70%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.46%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.23%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.23%) Nessus
6 1 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.89%) Cisco
3 26 (6.03%) VMware
4 23 (5.34%) Virgin Media
5 13 (3.02%) Citrix
6 12 (2.78%) NetApp
6 12 (2.78%) Veeam
7 11 (2.55%) Oracle
7 11 (2.55%) Snow
8 10 (2.32%) Adobe
9 9 (2.09%) SAP
10 6 (1.39%) Avaya
10 6 (1.39%) HP
10 6 (1.39%) Intel
10 6 (1.39%) Juniper
10 6 (1.39%) Polycom
11 5 (1.16%) CA
11 5 (1.16%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.16%) Dell
11 5 (1.16%) Lotus