Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 904 997 1,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.94% 16.73% 19.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.75% 60.10% 65.27%
Number of salaries quoted 809 898 1,230
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -7.78% +8.44%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Windows is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,488 1,659 2,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.54% 27.84% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,470 1,843
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,850 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Surrey

Windows
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Windows in Surrey

Windows
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Surrey

Windows
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 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 -1 171 £32,500 -7.14% 19
Reigate +25 123 £54,000 +8.00% 9
Leatherhead +15 85 £40,000 +18.52% 9
Godalming +6 54 £25,500 +17.24% 8
Woking +3 52 £26,000 -35.00% 10
Redhill +8 51 £38,500 -9.41% 3
Staines +16 49 £74,000 +23.33% 3
Weybridge -5 31 £30,000 -11.11% 2
Farnham -6 29 £34,000 +6.25% 4
Chertsey -1 21 £35,000 +40.00% 7
Epsom -5 21 £37,500 +59.57% 4
Camberley -5 20 £40,250 +5.92% 4
Egham +25 13 £32,500 -5.11% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 8 £40,000 +75.82% 7
Esher 0 7 £26,000 -1.89%
Cobham 0 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Dorking +1 4 £37,500 +66.67% 1
Addlestone +5 3 £27,500 -
Caterham -1 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Walton-on-Thames -5 2 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Tadworth - 1 £28,500 - 1
Thames Ditton - 1 £17,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 453 (50.11%) Active Directory
2 404 (44.69%) Microsoft
3 341 (37.72%) Windows Server
4 262 (28.98%) Office 365
5 213 (23.56%) Linux
6 205 (22.68%) VMware
7 192 (21.24%) Windows 10
8 181 (20.02%) SQL Server
9 179 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
10 167 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 165 (18.25%) Hyper-V
12 162 (17.92%) Microsoft Office
13 159 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
14 153 (16.92%) DNS
14 153 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 151 (16.70%) ITIL
15 151 (16.70%) Firewall
16 150 (16.59%) Windows 7
17 143 (15.82%) PowerShell
17 143 (15.82%) SQL
18 133 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 125 (13.83%) MS Exchange
20 122 (13.50%) C#
21 116 (12.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 115 (12.72%) DHCP
23 113 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
24 104 (11.50%) .NET
24 104 (11.50%) Finance
25 103 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
26 98 (10.84%) SCCM

Windows
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
1 125 (13.83%) MS Exchange
2 67 (7.41%) IIS
3 52 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 51 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (2.54%) Skype for Business
7 18 (1.99%) Apache
8 17 (1.88%) Apache Spark
8 17 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (1.55%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.33%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.88%) CMS
12 8 (0.88%) Umbraco
12 8 (0.88%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.55%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.33%) JBoss
14 3 (0.33%) lighttpd
14 3 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 162 (17.92%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (5.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.33%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.33%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (0.77%) assyst
1 7 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 262 (28.98%) Office 365
2 179 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (4.42%) PaaS
5 38 (4.20%) IaaS
6 34 (3.76%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (0.88%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.88%) NuGet
8 8 (0.88%) Serverless
9 6 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.66%) SaaS
10 5 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.44%) npm
11 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 153 (16.92%) DNS
2 151 (16.70%) Firewall
3 115 (12.72%) DHCP
4 71 (7.85%) LAN
5 69 (7.63%) TCP/IP
6 65 (7.19%) WAN
7 61 (6.75%) Network Security
8 53 (5.86%) Internet
9 51 (5.64%) VPN
10 43 (4.76%) SAN
11 39 (4.31%) Skype
12 35 (3.87%) VoIP
13 33 (3.65%) VLAN
14 30 (3.32%) Wi-Fi
15 25 (2.77%) Wireless
16 21 (2.32%) IPsec
17 15 (1.66%) WebEx
18 14 (1.55%) MPLS
19 13 (1.44%) HTTP
20 11 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (20.02%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.53%) MySQL
3 31 (3.43%) NoSQL
4 30 (3.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 21 (2.32%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 8 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.66%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.33%) SQLite
17 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 63 (6.97%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.86%) Visual Studio
3 24 (2.65%) Visual Studio Team System
4 20 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (1.33%) JIRA
6 11 (1.22%) Chocolatey
6 11 (1.22%) Subversion
7 8 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.66%) MSTest
9 5 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.55%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.44%) AutoIt
10 4 (0.44%) Ranorex
10 4 (0.44%) Selenium
11 3 (0.33%) Bazaar
11 3 (0.33%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.33%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.22%) NUnit
General
1 104 (11.50%) Finance
2 39 (4.31%) Marketing
3 30 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 18 (1.99%) Aerospace
5 16 (1.77%) Automotive
6 12 (1.33%) Retail
7 11 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.00%) Law
9 8 (0.88%) Electronics
10 7 (0.77%) Games
11 6 (0.66%) Banking
12 5 (0.55%) German Language
13 4 (0.44%) Advertising
13 4 (0.44%) Back Office
13 4 (0.44%) French Language
13 4 (0.44%) Korean Language
13 4 (0.44%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.33%) Polish Language
14 3 (0.33%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.33%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 237 (26.22%) Analyst
2 150 (16.59%) Support Engineer
3 124 (13.72%) Support Analyst
4 120 (13.27%) IT Support
5 118 (13.05%) Developer
6 102 (11.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 85 (9.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 72 (7.96%) Service Analyst
9 71 (7.85%) Service Desk Analyst
10 67 (7.41%) IT Analyst
11 59 (6.53%) IT Engineer
12 56 (6.19%) IT Support Analyst
13 54 (5.97%) Desktop Support
14 49 (5.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 48 (5.31%) IT Support Engineer
16 47 (5.20%) .NET Developer
17 46 (5.09%) Server Engineer
18 43 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
19 41 (4.54%) 1st Line Support
19 41 (4.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (11.50%) .NET
2 51 (5.64%) WPF
3 49 (5.42%) ASP.NET
4 44 (4.87%) WinForms
5 43 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (4.65%) .NET Framework
7 32 (3.54%) WCF
8 31 (3.43%) RESTful
9 29 (3.21%) HTML
10 28 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (3.10%) Entity Framework
11 27 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 27 (2.99%) Code First Entity Framework
11 27 (2.99%) Node.js
12 25 (2.77%) Web Services
13 22 (2.43%) JSON
14 21 (2.32%) Qt
15 20 (2.21%) CSS
16 17 (1.88%) XML
17 15 (1.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 78 (8.63%) PKI
3 38 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
4 37 (4.09%) Computer Science
5 36 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
8 24 (2.65%) Public Cloud
9 23 (2.54%) Driving Licence
10 18 (1.99%) Fat Client
10 18 (1.99%) Thin Client
11 16 (1.77%) CMDB
11 16 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.88%) iPhone
12 8 (0.88%) Replication
13 7 (0.77%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.66%) Clustering
15 5 (0.55%) EPoS
15 5 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 341 (37.72%) Windows Server
2 213 (23.56%) Linux
3 192 (21.24%) Windows 10
4 167 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 153 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 150 (16.59%) Windows 7
7 56 (6.19%) Windows 8
8 35 (3.87%) CentOS
9 27 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (2.54%) Unix
11 17 (1.88%) Apple iOS
12 15 (1.66%) Android
13 14 (1.55%) Solaris
14 12 (1.33%) Windows XP
15 9 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.88%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.55%) VMS
17 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
18 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (16.70%) ITIL
3 116 (12.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 103 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
5 92 (10.18%) DevOps
6 72 (7.96%) TDD
7 67 (7.41%) Migration
7 67 (7.41%) Scrum
8 66 (7.30%) Load Balancing
9 65 (7.19%) Software Engineering
10 58 (6.42%) ITSM
11 47 (5.20%) MVC
12 41 (4.54%) ITIL V3
13 38 (4.20%) Unit Testing
14 34 (3.76%) Cloud Operations
14 34 (3.76%) Network Virtualisation
14 34 (3.76%) Project Management
14 34 (3.76%) SDLC
15 33 (3.65%) Configuration Management
16 30 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 143 (15.82%) PowerShell
1 143 (15.82%) SQL
2 122 (13.50%) C#
3 75 (8.30%) C++
4 67 (7.41%) Python
5 65 (7.19%) JavaScript
6 45 (4.98%) Java
7 40 (4.42%) C
8 34 (3.76%) Ruby
9 20 (2.21%) PHP
10 18 (1.99%) Perl
11 15 (1.66%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.00%) VBScript
13 8 (0.88%) TypeScript
13 8 (0.88%) VB
14 6 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.55%) Embedded C++
15 5 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 133 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (6.86%) Degree
3 61 (6.75%) MCSE
4 41 (4.54%) MCSA
5 31 (3.43%) Security Cleared
6 28 (3.10%) MCP
7 27 (2.99%) RHCA
8 26 (2.88%) CCNA
8 26 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (2.88%) SC Cleared
9 24 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (1.66%) A+ Certification
11 10 (1.11%) DBS Check
11 10 (1.11%) LPIC
12 9 (1.00%) MCITP
12 9 (1.00%) MOS
13 8 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.76%) SLA
2 16 (1.77%) QA
3 11 (1.22%) FISMA
4 6 (0.66%) GDPR
4 6 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.33%) PMO
7 2 (0.22%) COBIT
7 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.22%) GPG13
7 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 453 (50.11%) Active Directory
2 165 (18.25%) Hyper-V
3 113 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (2.43%) Docker
6 17 (1.88%) vSphere
7 16 (1.77%) LXC
8 11 (1.22%) KVM
9 10 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.00%) Firmware
11 7 (0.77%) XenApp
12 5 (0.55%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.44%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.44%) XenServer
14 3 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.33%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.33%) Xen
15 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 98 (10.84%) SCCM
2 60 (6.64%) SCOM
3 13 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 11 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (1.22%) WSUS
6 10 (1.11%) SCSM
7 9 (1.00%) SCVMM
8 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.77%) Puppet
9 7 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (0.66%) Ansible
11 5 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.44%) Nagios
13 3 (0.33%) EdgeSight
13 3 (0.33%) Perfmon
14 2 (0.22%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 404 (44.69%) Microsoft
2 205 (22.68%) VMware
3 88 (9.73%) Cisco
4 76 (8.41%) Citrix
5 47 (5.20%) Apple
6 42 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 38 (4.20%) Oracle
8 26 (2.88%) SolarWinds
9 25 (2.77%) Sophos
10 23 (2.54%) HP
11 20 (2.21%) Dell
12 19 (2.10%) Intel
12 19 (2.10%) Juniper
12 19 (2.10%) ServiceNow
13 18 (1.99%) Google
14 17 (1.88%) McAfee
15 15 (1.66%) Symantec
16 12 (1.33%) Meraki
16 12 (1.33%) SAP
17 9 (1.00%) NetApp