Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 378 526 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.59% 10.48% 10.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.51% 11.55% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 378 423 514
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £21,913
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -1.18%

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 3,598 4,553 5,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.32% 90.72% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,027 3,815 4,559
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,625 £28,000 £28,950
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -3 69 £38,500 +10.00% 16
Woking -3 38 £50,000 - 6
Reigate +12 28 £52,500 -25.00% 10
Staines -1 22 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Redhill -6 19 £55,000 +91.30% 3
Camberley -10 14 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Weybridge +6 12 £35,000 -24.32% 1
Epsom -3 10 £31,500 -38.54% 1
Cranleigh - 10 £21,000 -
Chertsey +9 9 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Godalming +10 8 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Leatherhead -17 7 £60,000 +42.86% 2
Egham +4 6 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Lightwater 0 5 - -
Horley -1 4 £29,000 -42.00%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £20,000 - 1
Walton-on-Thames -16 3 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Thames Ditton - 2 - - 2
Dorking - 2 £25,000 - 2
Esher -3 1 £19,000 -53.66%
Banstead - 1 £52,500 -
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 103 (27.25%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (25.40%) Windows
3 95 (25.13%) Microsoft
4 81 (21.43%) Degree
5 71 (18.78%) ITIL
5 71 (18.78%) SQL
6 60 (15.87%) Cybersecurity
7 58 (15.34%) Security Cleared
8 57 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 48 (12.70%) Windows 10
11 46 (12.17%) Information Security
12 45 (11.90%) TCP/IP
13 40 (10.58%) Active Directory
13 40 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
13 40 (10.58%) Linux
14 39 (10.32%) Time Management
14 39 (10.32%) Office 365
14 39 (10.32%) Windows Server
15 38 (10.05%) JavaScript
16 37 (9.79%) SDLC
17 36 (9.52%) Java
18 34 (8.99%) SLA
18 34 (8.99%) VMware
19 33 (8.73%) Citrix
20 32 (8.47%) Network Security
21 31 (8.20%) Project Management
21 31 (8.20%) C
22 30 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (7.94%) Computer Science

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 (4.23%) Apache
2 14 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.91%) IIS
3 11 (2.91%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.32%) Confluence
4 5 (1.32%) nginx
5 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.53%) CMS
7 2 (0.53%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.26%) Liferay
Applications
1 40 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.79%) Gliffy
7 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.53%) Sketch
8 1 (0.26%) InVision
8 1 (0.26%) Maya
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) FastStats
3 3 (0.79%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.32%) Office 365
2 26 (6.88%) Azure
3 14 (3.70%) SaaS
4 13 (3.44%) AWS
5 10 (2.65%) Serverless
6 9 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.85%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.85%) Kong
9 6 (1.59%) PaaS
9 6 (1.59%) Power Platform
10 5 (1.32%) IaaS
11 3 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.79%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.79%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.79%) Trello
12 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.53%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 32 (8.47%) Network Security
3 29 (7.67%) Firewall
4 19 (5.03%) Internet
5 17 (4.50%) DNS
6 16 (4.23%) WAN
7 15 (3.97%) DHCP
8 14 (3.70%) LAN
9 12 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (2.91%) Ethernet
10 11 (2.91%) SAN
11 10 (2.65%) Broadband
12 9 (2.38%) NAS
12 9 (2.38%) VPN
13 8 (2.12%) DSL
14 7 (1.85%) IP Telephony
14 7 (1.85%) VLAN
15 6 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.59%) Skype
16 5 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.65%) MySQL
3 10 (2.65%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.12%) Big Data
5 7 (1.85%) Amazon Aurora
6 6 (1.59%) Power BI
7 5 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.06%) QlikView
8 4 (1.06%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.06%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 19 (5.03%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.97%) JIRA
3 14 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.91%) Selenium
5 7 (1.85%) Maven
5 7 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.59%) Gradle
7 5 (1.32%) TestComplete
8 4 (1.06%) Arquillian
8 4 (1.06%) JUnit
8 4 (1.06%) Mockito
8 4 (1.06%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.06%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.79%) Ant
9 3 (0.79%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.79%) Hudson
9 3 (0.79%) Liquibase
10 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
General
1 29 (7.67%) Finance
2 18 (4.76%) Games
3 14 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.91%) Retail
5 8 (2.12%) Marketing
6 5 (1.32%) Electronics
6 5 (1.32%) Legal
7 4 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.79%) Law
8 3 (0.79%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.53%) Czech Language
9 2 (0.53%) Hebrew Language
9 2 (0.53%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (26.72%) Analyst
2 40 (10.58%) Service Analyst
3 37 (9.79%) Consultant
4 32 (8.47%) Developer
5 28 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 26 (6.88%) Architect
6 26 (6.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 25 (6.61%) IT Analyst
8 21 (5.56%) Support Analyst
9 20 (5.29%) Security Engineer
10 19 (5.03%) IT Support
10 19 (5.03%) Technical Consultant
11 18 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 18 (4.76%) Information Security Engineer
11 18 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (4.50%) Security Architect
12 17 (4.50%) Security Consultant
12 17 (4.50%) Security Technical Consultant
12 17 (4.50%) Technical Security Analyst
12 17 (4.50%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.14%) .NET
2 19 (5.03%) HTML
3 16 (4.23%) CSS
4 12 (3.17%) jQuery
5 11 (2.91%) Spring
6 10 (2.65%) REST
7 9 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.38%) Node.js
7 9 (2.38%) SOAP
8 8 (2.12%) JSON
8 8 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (2.12%) XML
9 7 (1.85%) HTML5
9 7 (1.85%) JSP
9 7 (1.85%) RESTful
10 6 (1.59%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.59%) JSTL
10 6 (1.59%) Spring Boot
10 6 (1.59%) Web Services
11 5 (1.32%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 103 (27.25%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.61%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (3.97%) Client/Server
5 13 (3.44%) e-Learning
6 12 (3.17%) iPad
7 11 (2.91%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.65%) iPhone
9 9 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
9 9 (2.38%) EMC VNX
10 8 (2.12%) LIMS
10 8 (2.12%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.59%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.59%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.32%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.32%) User Experience
13 4 (1.06%) PMI
14 2 (0.53%) Clustering
14 2 (0.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 96 (25.40%) Windows
2 48 (12.70%) Windows 10
3 40 (10.58%) Linux
4 39 (10.32%) Windows Server
5 24 (6.35%) Windows 7
6 19 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.65%) Mac OS
8 9 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.85%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.59%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.59%) Unix
11 5 (1.32%) Android
12 4 (1.06%) Debian
12 4 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.53%) AIX
14 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.53%) CentOS
14 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (18.78%) ITIL
2 60 (15.87%) Cybersecurity
3 57 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (12.17%) Information Security
5 39 (10.32%) Time Management
6 37 (9.79%) SDLC
7 31 (8.20%) Project Management
8 30 (7.94%) Computer Science
9 29 (7.67%) Decision-Making
9 29 (7.67%) Test Automation
10 25 (6.61%) Configuration Management
10 25 (6.61%) Data Analysis
11 23 (6.08%) Software Engineering
12 22 (5.82%) CRM
13 21 (5.56%) Asset Management
14 20 (5.29%) ITSM
15 18 (4.76%) ISMS
15 18 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
15 18 (4.76%) Scrum
15 18 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (18.78%) SQL
2 38 (10.05%) JavaScript
3 36 (9.52%) Java
4 31 (8.20%) C
5 29 (7.67%) C#
5 29 (7.67%) Python
6 23 (6.08%) PowerShell
7 22 (5.82%) C++
8 8 (2.12%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.85%) Java 8
9 7 (1.85%) Perl
10 6 (1.59%) PHP
11 5 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.32%) Ruby
12 2 (0.53%) Groovy
12 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.53%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.26%) Fortran
13 1 (0.26%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 81 (21.43%) Degree
2 58 (15.34%) Security Cleared
3 54 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 30 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (6.35%) MCSE
6 17 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (2.65%) DBS Check
8 9 (2.38%) MCITP
9 7 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.59%) CCNP
10 6 (1.59%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.59%) MCP
10 6 (1.59%) RHCE
10 6 (1.59%) RHCT
11 5 (1.32%) ISEB
11 5 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.06%) MCSA
12 4 (1.06%) PhD
12 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.99%) SLA
2 29 (7.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.17%) QA
4 6 (1.59%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.79%) PMO
6 1 (0.26%) BS7666
6 1 (0.26%) GDPR
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) P3O
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (10.58%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.91%) Docker
5 7 (1.85%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.06%) iptables
7 4 (1.06%) KVM
7 4 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.06%) Xen
8 3 (0.79%) Firmware
8 3 (0.79%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.53%) vCloud
9 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.53%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.53%) vSphere
10 1 (0.26%) LXC
10 1 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (5.03%) SCCM
2 11 (2.91%) Ansible
3 10 (2.65%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.12%) Puppet
4 8 (2.12%) WSUS
5 7 (1.85%) Nagios
6 6 (1.59%) cPanel
7 5 (1.32%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (1.06%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.06%) SCOM
8 4 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.06%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.79%) AppManager
9 3 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.53%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 95 (25.13%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.99%) VMware
3 33 (8.73%) Citrix
4 20 (5.29%) Cisco
5 18 (4.76%) Snow
6 15 (3.97%) Oracle
7 13 (3.44%) Virgin Media
8 12 (3.17%) EMC
8 12 (3.17%) ServiceNow
9 10 (2.65%) Adobe
10 9 (2.38%) Apple
10 9 (2.38%) Forcepoint
10 9 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.38%) SAP
11 6 (1.59%) Ivanti
11 6 (1.59%) Polycom
12 5 (1.32%) Dell
12 5 (1.32%) F5
12 5 (1.32%) Palo Alto
13 4 (1.06%) hybris