Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 17 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 551 665 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.42% 10.60% 9.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.54% 11.66% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 446 506 507
Surrey median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,125 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 4,393 5,701 5,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.08% 90.84% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,656 4,622 4,640
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,875 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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
Guildford +28 93 £35,000 -26.32% 15
Camberley +37 63 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Reigate -11 61 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Addlestone - 25 £41,000 - 2
Leatherhead -21 23 £43,250 +31.06% 11
Staines -2 19 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Egham -6 19 £51,250 +13.89%
Epsom +1 18 £50,000 - 1
Woking +5 17 £60,000 +50.00% 10
Horley +9 14 £50,000 -
Weybridge +5 14 £46,250 +101.09%
Redhill -13 13 £28,750 -32.35% 3
Esher +4 9 £41,000 +90.70% 1
Farnham - 8 £54,250 - 1
Chertsey -7 7 £55,000 -
Lightwater - 6 £26,500 -
Godalming -3 3 £60,000 +118.18% 2
Walton-on-Thames +15 2 £65,000 -
East Molesey - 2 £43,750 -
Dorking -9 1 £45,000 +109.30% 3
Caterham - 1 £50,000 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £47,500 - 4
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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.

1 155 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (25.95%) SQL
3 135 (24.50%) Windows
4 134 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 133 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (20.33%) ITIL
7 93 (16.88%) Finance
8 88 (15.97%) Degree
9 83 (15.06%) Active Directory
10 76 (13.79%) HTML
11 74 (13.43%) JavaScript
12 69 (12.52%) .NET
13 68 (12.34%) Continuous Improvement
14 67 (12.16%) Management Information System
15 66 (11.98%) SQL Server
15 66 (11.98%) SDLC
16 65 (11.80%) C#
17 63 (11.43%) Oracle
18 60 (10.89%) CSS
19 59 (10.71%) Linux
20 58 (10.53%) Windows Server
21 56 (10.16%) Microsoft Office
22 50 (9.07%) Java
23 49 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
24 48 (8.71%) Business Analysis
25 47 (8.53%) Git (software)
26 46 (8.35%) Scrum
27 44 (7.99%) Project Management
28 43 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
29 42 (7.62%) Kanban

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 23 (4.17%) CMS
2 13 (2.36%) WordPress
3 12 (2.18%) IIS
4 9 (1.63%) Apache
4 9 (1.63%) JBoss
5 6 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.91%) ExpressionEngine
6 5 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.73%) Ethereum
7 4 (0.73%) Hyperledger
8 3 (0.54%) Confluence
8 3 (0.54%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.36%) Mendix
9 2 (0.36%) nginx
9 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (10.16%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.36%) InVision
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.91%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.73%) Distributed Ledger
5 4 (0.73%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (0.73%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.73%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.54%) Magento
7 2 (0.36%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.18%) Maximo
8 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.44%) Office 365
2 35 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.81%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (0.91%) GitHub
7 4 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.36%) Serverless
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Google Play
9 1 (0.18%) SaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.35%) Firewall
2 25 (4.54%) Internet
3 24 (4.36%) Network Security
4 23 (4.17%) LAN
5 22 (3.99%) VoIP
6 19 (3.45%) NAS
7 17 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (2.90%) VPN
9 14 (2.54%) WAN
10 12 (2.18%) TCP/IP
11 11 (2.00%) Wireless
12 10 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (1.27%) SAN
14 6 (1.09%) DNS
15 5 (0.91%) DHCP
15 5 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
15 5 (0.91%) Wireshark
16 4 (0.73%) Broadband
16 4 (0.73%) DSL
16 4 (0.73%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.90%) Relational Database
3 24 (4.36%) Oracle Database
4 18 (3.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (2.54%) Power BI
5 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.36%) MySQL
7 12 (2.18%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (1.81%) SQLPlus
10 8 (1.45%) MS Access
11 7 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 47 (8.53%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.36%) JIRA
4 14 (2.54%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.00%) ProC
6 10 (1.81%) PVCS
7 7 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.91%) Babel
8 5 (0.91%) Toad
9 3 (0.54%) Subversion
10 2 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.36%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.36%) GCC
10 2 (0.36%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.36%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.36%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 93 (16.88%) Finance
2 25 (4.54%) Marketing
3 24 (4.36%) Retail
4 20 (3.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.45%) German Language
7 7 (1.27%) Electronics
8 6 (1.09%) French Language
8 6 (1.09%) Games
8 6 (1.09%) Italian Language
8 6 (1.09%) Local Government
8 6 (1.09%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.91%) Banking
10 4 (0.73%) Arabic Language
10 4 (0.73%) Legal
10 4 (0.73%) Polish Language
10 4 (0.73%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.73%) Russian Language
10 4 (0.73%) Swedish Language
11 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (22.87%) Developer
2 100 (18.15%) Analyst
3 48 (8.71%) Support Engineer
4 44 (7.99%) Support Analyst
5 34 (6.17%) .NET Developer
6 33 (5.99%) IT Support
7 30 (5.44%) IT Engineer
8 29 (5.26%) Consultant
9 28 (5.08%) Service Analyst
9 28 (5.08%) Service Desk Analyst
10 26 (4.72%) C# Developer
10 26 (4.72%) Service Manager
11 24 (4.36%) Desktop Support
12 22 (3.99%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (3.99%) Software Developer
13 21 (3.81%) Architect
14 20 (3.63%) Field Engineer
14 20 (3.63%) IT Support Engineer
14 20 (3.63%) Senior Developer
15 19 (3.45%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.79%) HTML
2 69 (12.52%) .NET
3 60 (10.89%) CSS
4 35 (6.35%) AngularJS
5 32 (5.81%) XML
6 30 (5.44%) Web Services
7 28 (5.08%) SOAP
8 26 (4.72%) REST
9 25 (4.54%) jQuery
10 23 (4.17%) .NET Framework
10 23 (4.17%) Spring
11 20 (3.63%) ASP.NET
12 18 (3.27%) HTML5
12 18 (3.27%) J2EE
13 17 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (3.09%) JSON
14 16 (2.90%) .NET Core
15 15 (2.72%) WCF
16 13 (2.36%) Spring Boot
17 11 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 155 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 35 (6.35%) e-Learning
4 34 (6.17%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (5.44%) Data Centre
6 20 (3.63%) Fat Client
6 20 (3.63%) Thin Client
7 19 (3.45%) Life Science
8 15 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.18%) User Experience
10 11 (2.00%) Driving Licence
10 11 (2.00%) Wiki
11 10 (1.81%) W3C
12 9 (1.63%) EPoS
12 9 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.45%) Device Driver
13 8 (1.45%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.27%) Fintech
14 7 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 135 (24.50%) Windows
2 59 (10.71%) Linux
3 58 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 33 (5.99%) Unix
4 33 (5.99%) Windows 10
5 31 (5.63%) Windows 7
6 30 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (3.81%) AIX
8 19 (3.45%) Android
9 18 (3.27%) Apple iOS
10 13 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.27%) Mac OS
11 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.09%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.36%) HPUX
14 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (20.33%) ITIL
3 68 (12.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 66 (11.98%) SDLC
5 48 (8.71%) Business Analysis
6 46 (8.35%) Scrum
7 44 (7.99%) Project Management
8 42 (7.62%) Kanban
9 39 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (6.90%) DevOps
10 38 (6.90%) ITSM
10 38 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 37 (6.72%) OO
12 34 (6.17%) Coaching
13 32 (5.81%) Problem Management
14 31 (5.63%) Configuration Management
14 31 (5.63%) MVC
15 30 (5.44%) ITIL V3
16 26 (4.72%) Information Security
16 26 (4.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 143 (25.95%) SQL
2 74 (13.43%) JavaScript
3 65 (11.80%) C#
4 50 (9.07%) Java
5 37 (6.72%) Python
6 32 (5.81%) PL/SQL
7 30 (5.44%) C
7 30 (5.44%) Shell Script
8 20 (3.63%) C++
8 20 (3.63%) Perl
9 19 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.18%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.00%) PHP
11 11 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.00%) TypeScript
12 8 (1.45%) Ruby
13 7 (1.27%) VB
13 7 (1.27%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.91%) ES6
14 5 (0.91%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 88 (15.97%) Degree
2 43 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (6.53%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (5.99%) MCSE
5 27 (4.90%) CCNA
6 23 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 22 (3.99%) A+ Certification
8 21 (3.81%) MCSA
9 18 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (2.72%) PhD
11 14 (2.54%) SC Cleared
12 13 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (2.00%) JNCIA
15 10 (1.81%) JNCIS
16 9 (1.63%) CISSP
17 8 (1.45%) CISM
17 8 (1.45%) VCP6
18 7 (1.27%) MCITP
19 6 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.99%) SLA
2 20 (3.63%) Data Quality
3 19 (3.45%) QA
4 18 (3.27%) GDPR
5 7 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.09%) COBIT
6 6 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (1.09%) PMO
7 1 (0.18%) GPG13
7 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (15.06%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.72%) Docker
4 11 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.09%) vSphere
7 5 (0.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.54%) Firmware
8 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.18%) ACF2
10 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.18%) KVM
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.18%) RACF
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.18%) XenApp
10 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (2.54%) SCCM
2 13 (2.36%) Puppet
3 11 (2.00%) Ansible
3 11 (2.00%) WSUS
4 10 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.09%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.91%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.36%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.36%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.18%) SCOM
8 1 (0.18%) Terraform
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 134 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 63 (11.43%) Oracle
3 40 (7.26%) Cisco
4 39 (7.08%) VMware
5 24 (4.36%) Virgin Media
6 23 (4.17%) Intel
7 22 (3.99%) Veeam
8 18 (3.27%) Snow
9 14 (2.54%) SAP
10 13 (2.36%) HP
11 12 (2.18%) Citrix
12 11 (2.00%) Juniper
12 11 (2.00%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.81%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.81%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.63%) Blue Coat
14 9 (1.63%) NCR
14 9 (1.63%) NetApp
15 7 (1.27%) Apple
15 7 (1.27%) Tableau