Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 495 620 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.74% 10.49% 9.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.91% 11.57% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 392 493 535
Surrey median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 4,539 5,357 6,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 89.32% 90.67% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,781 4,327 5,065
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,150 £28,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £68,750
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +18 69 £37,500 -21.88% 13
Reigate -14 52 £70,000 +47.37% 3
Camberley +22 48 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Leatherhead -8 35 £44,000 +25.71% 5
Egham -4 19 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Staines +4 18 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Horley - 18 £50,000 -
Weybridge +1 17 £50,000 +117.39% 3
Woking -2 17 £43,250 +8.13% 14
Redhill -9 17 £26,500 -41.11% 2
Epsom -7 15 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Chertsey -12 7 £55,000 +42.86% 2
Lightwater - 6 £26,500 -
Farnham - 6 £33,500 -
Esher +2 2 £22,500 +4.65%
Godalming -12 2 £48,750 +45.52% 3
Caterham - 1 £50,000 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £47,500 - 1
Shepperton - 1 - -
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 136 (27.47%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (25.25%) SQL
4 104 (21.01%) Microsoft
5 99 (20.00%) Windows
6 89 (17.98%) ITIL
7 85 (17.17%) SQL Server
8 82 (16.57%) .NET
8 82 (16.57%) C#
8 82 (16.57%) Degree
9 79 (15.96%) Finance
10 71 (14.34%) JavaScript
11 70 (14.14%) HTML
12 63 (12.73%) CSS
13 59 (11.92%) SDLC
14 56 (11.31%) Linux
14 56 (11.31%) Scrum
15 55 (11.11%) Active Directory
16 54 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (9.70%) Management Information System
18 47 (9.49%) Java
19 45 (9.09%) Oracle
19 45 (9.09%) Software Engineering
20 44 (8.89%) Git (software)
21 43 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
21 43 (8.69%) OO
22 41 (8.28%) Project Management
22 41 (8.28%) DevOps
22 41 (8.28%) Windows Server
23 39 (7.88%) Python

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 19 (3.84%) CMS
2 15 (3.03%) Apache
3 13 (2.63%) IIS
4 12 (2.42%) WordPress
5 11 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.02%) JBoss
6 10 (2.02%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.01%) ExpressionEngine
10 4 (0.81%) Confluence
10 4 (0.81%) Ethereum
10 4 (0.81%) Hyperledger
10 4 (0.81%) nginx
10 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.61%) lighttpd
11 3 (0.61%) MTS
11 3 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (7.88%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (7.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.01%) Maximo
3 5 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.81%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.81%) Primavera
4 4 (0.81%) R3 Corda
4 4 (0.81%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.81%) SAP EHS
4 4 (0.81%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.81%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.81%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.81%) SAP PM
4 4 (0.81%) SAP QM
4 4 (0.81%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.61%) Magento
5 3 (0.61%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.40%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.40%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (4.65%) Office 365
4 14 (2.83%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.41%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (1.21%) GitHub
7 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (0.81%) NuGet
8 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.20%) Google Play
9 1 (0.20%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.20%) npm
9 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.20%) Serverless
9 1 (0.20%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.06%) Firewall
2 28 (5.66%) Internet
3 17 (3.43%) LAN
4 15 (3.03%) VPN
5 14 (2.83%) Wireless
6 13 (2.63%) Network Security
7 11 (2.22%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.02%) VoIP
9 7 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.41%) WAN
9 7 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.01%) SMS
10 5 (1.01%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.81%) DNS
11 4 (0.81%) Intranet
12 3 (0.61%) HTTP
12 3 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.40%) DHCP
13 2 (0.40%) SAN
13 2 (0.40%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.24%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.04%) MySQL
3 20 (4.04%) Oracle Database
4 16 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.62%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.62%) Power BI
10 7 (1.41%) QlikView
11 6 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.81%) GIS
13 4 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 44 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 25 (5.05%) JIRA
4 15 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.42%) Subversion
6 7 (1.41%) Toad
7 6 (1.21%) Babel
7 6 (1.21%) LabVIEW
7 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.81%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.81%) MSTest
8 4 (0.81%) Ranorex
9 3 (0.61%) JUnit
9 3 (0.61%) ProC
9 3 (0.61%) PVCS
9 3 (0.61%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.61%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.40%) JMeter
10 2 (0.40%) NUnit
General
1 79 (15.96%) Finance
2 27 (5.45%) Retail
3 25 (5.05%) Marketing
4 23 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 20 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.22%) Automotive
6 11 (2.22%) Electronics
7 10 (2.02%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.41%) Games
8 7 (1.41%) German Language
9 5 (1.01%) French Language
9 5 (1.01%) Italian Language
9 5 (1.01%) Local Government
9 5 (1.01%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.01%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.81%) Banking
10 4 (0.81%) Legal
10 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.61%) Arabic Language
11 3 (0.61%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 117 (23.64%) Developer
2 76 (15.35%) Analyst
3 44 (8.89%) Support Analyst
4 33 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 31 (6.26%) C# Developer
6 27 (5.45%) IT Support
7 26 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (5.25%) Software Developer
8 25 (5.05%) Consultant
9 24 (4.85%) Support Engineer
10 23 (4.65%) Architect
10 23 (4.65%) Desktop Support
10 23 (4.65%) Software Engineer
11 20 (4.04%) Field Engineer
12 19 (3.84%) IT Engineer
12 19 (3.84%) Java Developer
12 19 (3.84%) Senior Developer
12 19 (3.84%) SQL Developer
13 18 (3.64%) Technical Support
14 17 (3.43%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (16.57%) .NET
2 70 (14.14%) HTML
3 63 (12.73%) CSS
4 37 (7.47%) Web Services
5 33 (6.67%) SOAP
5 33 (6.67%) XML
6 30 (6.06%) REST
7 25 (5.05%) AngularJS
8 23 (4.65%) WCF
9 22 (4.44%) .NET Framework
10 18 (3.64%) Middleware
10 18 (3.64%) Spring
11 17 (3.43%) ASP.NET
11 17 (3.43%) J2EE
12 14 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (2.83%) jQuery
13 13 (2.63%) WF
14 12 (2.42%) LAMP
15 11 (2.22%) HTML5
15 11 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 136 (27.47%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (9.70%) Management Information System
3 37 (7.47%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (5.25%) Computer Science
5 20 (4.04%) Data Centre
5 20 (4.04%) e-Learning
6 19 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (3.43%) Life Science
8 15 (3.03%) Fat Client
8 15 (3.03%) Thin Client
9 13 (2.63%) W3C
9 13 (2.63%) Wiki
10 12 (2.42%) Driving Licence
10 12 (2.42%) User Experience
11 10 (2.02%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.82%) EPoS
13 8 (1.62%) Device Driver
14 7 (1.41%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.41%) Smart Meter
15 6 (1.21%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.00%) Windows
2 56 (11.31%) Linux
3 41 (8.28%) Windows Server
4 30 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.23%) Windows 10
8 14 (2.83%) Unix
9 11 (2.22%) Android
10 10 (2.02%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.41%) AIX
12 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.01%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.81%) CentOS
13 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (17.98%) ITIL
3 59 (11.92%) SDLC
4 56 (11.31%) Scrum
5 54 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 45 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 43 (8.69%) OO
8 41 (8.28%) DevOps
8 41 (8.28%) Project Management
9 38 (7.68%) Kanban
10 37 (7.47%) Root Cause Analysis
11 35 (7.07%) Coaching
11 35 (7.07%) OOD
12 32 (6.46%) E-Commerce
13 30 (6.06%) Problem Management
13 30 (6.06%) SOA
13 30 (6.06%) TDD
13 30 (6.06%) Unit Testing
14 29 (5.86%) MVC
15 27 (5.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 125 (25.25%) SQL
2 82 (16.57%) C#
3 71 (14.34%) JavaScript
4 47 (9.49%) Java
5 39 (7.88%) Python
6 29 (5.86%) C
7 26 (5.25%) PL/SQL
8 25 (5.05%) C++
9 21 (4.24%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.84%) Bash Shell
11 18 (3.64%) Perl
12 17 (3.43%) PowerShell
12 17 (3.43%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.42%) Ruby
14 10 (2.02%) PHP
15 9 (1.82%) VB
16 8 (1.62%) ES6
17 7 (1.41%) VBA
18 6 (1.21%) Embedded C
18 6 (1.21%) Go
Qualifications
1 82 (16.57%) Degree
2 26 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 17 (3.43%) CCNA
7 14 (2.83%) MCSE
8 13 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (2.22%) JNCIA
10 10 (2.02%) MCSA
10 10 (2.02%) SC Cleared
11 9 (1.82%) PhD
12 8 (1.62%) CCIE
12 8 (1.62%) JNCIS
12 8 (1.62%) MCITP
13 7 (1.41%) CISSP
13 7 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (1.21%) CISM
14 6 (1.21%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.21%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.43%) QA
2 13 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.63%) GDPR
2 13 (2.63%) SLA
3 6 (1.21%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.01%) COBIT
4 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (0.81%) GPG13
6 3 (0.61%) PMO
7 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 29 (5.86%) Docker
3 20 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.41%) Firmware
5 7 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.21%) vSphere
7 5 (1.01%) KVM
8 4 (0.81%) LXC
9 3 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.40%) ACF2
10 2 (0.40%) RACF
10 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.40%) XenServer
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.20%) XenApp
11 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.22%) Kubernetes
1 11 (2.22%) Puppet
2 9 (1.82%) Ansible
3 8 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.62%) SCCM
4 5 (1.01%) WSUS
5 3 (0.61%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.40%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.40%) Xymon
6 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.09%) Oracle
3 28 (5.66%) Cisco
4 25 (5.05%) VMware
5 16 (3.23%) Intel
6 13 (2.63%) SAP
6 13 (2.63%) Snow
7 11 (2.22%) Citrix
8 10 (2.02%) Juniper
9 9 (1.82%) NCR
9 9 (1.82%) Virgin Media
10 8 (1.62%) Apple
10 8 (1.62%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.62%) Google
10 8 (1.62%) Palo Alto
10 8 (1.62%) Tableau
11 7 (1.41%) Blue Coat
11 7 (1.41%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.01%) HP
12 5 (1.01%) TOWER Software