Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 238 769 911
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 14.71% 18.18% 17.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.62% 67.93% 63.09%
Number of salaries quoted 229 686 821
Median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +6.67%

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 406 1,132 1,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 25.09% 26.77% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 365 991 1,228
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,950 £77,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,606
% change year-on-year - +5.62% +3.92%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Surrey

Windows
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in Surrey.

Salary trend for Windows in Surrey

Windows
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in Surrey over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 -16 41 £40,000 +31.15% 14
Redhill +1 37 £27,500 -42.11%
Godalming -3 22 £42,000 +52.73% 2
Weybridge +2 16 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Reigate -9 15 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Farnham +21 12 £37,500 +25.00%
Woking -15 11 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Egham +14 8 £26,750 -10.08%
Leatherhead +13 7 £30,000 -42.86% 1
Dorking +7 7 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Epsom -8 7 £31,000 +27.84% 2
Camberley +2 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Chertsey -3 3 £55,000 +86.44% 1
Walton-on-Thames +2 2 £32,500 -39.53% 2
Esher +4 1 £30,000 +46.34%
Staines -12 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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.

1 125 (52.52%) Active Directory
2 112 (47.06%) Office 365
3 100 (42.02%) Windows Server
4 92 (38.66%) Microsoft
5 75 (31.51%) VMware
5 75 (31.51%) Azure
6 63 (26.47%) Windows 10
7 57 (23.95%) SQL
8 49 (20.59%) Hyper-V
9 47 (19.75%) Firewall
9 47 (19.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
11 37 (15.55%) Windows 7
11 37 (15.55%) Microsoft Office
12 36 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 35 (14.71%) Linux
13 35 (14.71%) PowerShell
14 34 (14.29%) AWS
15 31 (13.03%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (12.18%) Citrix
17 28 (11.76%) MCSE
17 28 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (11.34%) Unix
18 27 (11.34%) TCP/IP
19 26 (10.92%) ITIL
19 26 (10.92%) Finance
19 26 (10.92%) SCCM
19 26 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
20 25 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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 23 (9.66%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.46%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.62%) Skype for Business
4 10 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.10%) Confluence
7 4 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.84%) CICS
9 2 (0.84%) IIS
9 2 (0.84%) JBoss
9 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) Apache
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (15.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) assyst
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 112 (47.06%) Office 365
2 75 (31.51%) Azure
3 34 (14.29%) AWS
4 12 (5.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (3.36%) PaaS
5 8 (3.36%) Serverless
6 6 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.52%) IaaS
7 4 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.68%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.68%) SaaS
8 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.84%) GCP
8 2 (0.84%) GitHub
8 2 (0.84%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 47 (19.75%) Firewall
2 27 (11.34%) TCP/IP
3 19 (7.98%) VPN
4 18 (7.56%) DNS
5 15 (6.30%) DHCP
6 13 (5.46%) Skype
7 11 (4.62%) HTTP
7 11 (4.62%) VLAN
8 9 (3.78%) LAN
8 9 (3.78%) WAN
9 8 (3.36%) SAN
9 8 (3.36%) VoIP
10 7 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.52%) Internet
12 5 (2.10%) DMZ
12 5 (2.10%) IPv4
12 5 (2.10%) Network Security
13 4 (1.68%) Wireless
14 3 (1.26%) OSPF
14 3 (1.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.04%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (2.94%) Big Data
5 7 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
5 7 (2.94%) QlikView
6 6 (2.52%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.10%) MySQL
8 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.26%) OLTP
10 2 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.84%) DB2
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (6.30%) JIRA
2 10 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.20%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.84%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (0.84%) NUnit
4 2 (0.84%) Selenium
4 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.42%) CruiseControl
General
1 26 (10.92%) Finance
2 5 (2.10%) French Language
2 5 (2.10%) Retail
3 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.26%) Banking
4 3 (1.26%) Korean Language
4 3 (1.26%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (23.53%) Analyst
2 45 (18.91%) Support Engineer
3 40 (16.81%) IT Support
4 37 (15.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 33 (13.87%) IT Engineer
6 29 (12.18%) IT Analyst
7 26 (10.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (9.66%) Support Analyst
9 22 (9.24%) Developer
10 17 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 16 (6.72%) IT Support Analyst
11 16 (6.72%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (6.30%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (5.46%) Service Analyst
13 13 (5.46%) Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (4.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 11 (4.62%) Desktop Support
15 10 (4.20%) Junior
15 10 (4.20%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.56%) .NET
2 14 (5.88%) Web Services
3 12 (5.04%) CSS
4 11 (4.62%) HTML
5 8 (3.36%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.94%) REST
7 6 (2.52%) .NET Core
7 6 (2.52%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (2.52%) HTML5
7 6 (2.52%) LINQ
8 5 (2.10%) jQuery
8 5 (2.10%) JSON
8 5 (2.10%) XML
9 4 (1.68%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.68%) XSLT
10 2 (0.84%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.24%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.46%) Clustering
5 7 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.94%) Private Cloud
5 7 (2.94%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.94%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.10%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.10%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.26%) CMDB
7 3 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.84%) iPhone
8 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 100 (42.02%) Windows Server
2 63 (26.47%) Windows 10
3 37 (15.55%) Windows 7
4 35 (14.71%) Linux
5 31 (13.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (11.34%) Unix
7 23 (9.66%) Windows Server 2016
8 15 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.78%) Apple iOS
11 8 (3.36%) Android
12 4 (1.68%) CentOS
12 4 (1.68%) Solaris
12 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2019
13 3 (1.26%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 31 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (10.92%) ITIL
3 26 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (9.66%) DevOps
5 20 (8.40%) Information Security
6 13 (5.46%) UML
7 12 (5.04%) Mentoring
7 12 (5.04%) Software Engineering
7 12 (5.04%) Waterfall
8 11 (4.62%) Coaching
8 11 (4.62%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (4.62%) Database Tuning
9 10 (4.20%) TDD
9 10 (4.20%) Unit Testing
10 9 (3.78%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (3.78%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 8 (3.36%) ITIL V3
11 8 (3.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 57 (23.95%) SQL
2 35 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 22 (9.24%) C#
4 17 (7.14%) Java
5 15 (6.30%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.30%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.20%) C
7 8 (3.36%) Python
8 7 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.52%) C++
9 6 (2.52%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.52%) VB
10 3 (1.26%) Perl
10 3 (1.26%) VBScript
11 2 (0.84%) JCL
11 2 (0.84%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.42%) Ruby
12 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.76%) MCSE
3 17 (7.14%) Degree
4 9 (3.78%) MCSA
4 9 (3.78%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.36%) MCP
5 8 (3.36%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (2.10%) CCNA
7 5 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.68%) CISSP
8 4 (1.68%) MCITP
9 3 (1.26%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.84%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (0.84%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.84%) CCIP
10 2 (0.84%) CISM
10 2 (0.84%) ISEB
10 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.24%) SLA
2 11 (4.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (3.36%) QA
4 7 (2.94%) GDPR
4 7 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.26%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 125 (52.52%) Active Directory
2 49 (20.59%) Hyper-V
3 25 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.36%) Docker
5 6 (2.52%) vSphere
6 3 (1.26%) XenApp
7 2 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.84%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.42%) Firmware
8 1 (0.42%) vCloud
8 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (10.92%) SCCM
2 13 (5.46%) Terraform
3 12 (5.04%) Ansible
4 11 (4.62%) Puppet
5 10 (4.20%) Backup Exec
5 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (2.52%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.52%) Nagios
8 5 (2.10%) WSUS
9 3 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.26%) Nessus
9 3 (1.26%) SCOM
9 3 (1.26%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.84%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.84%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.84%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.42%) SCSM
Vendors
1 92 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 75 (31.51%) VMware
3 29 (12.18%) Citrix
4 25 (10.50%) Oracle
5 24 (10.08%) Cisco
6 11 (4.62%) HP
7 10 (4.20%) ServiceNow
7 10 (4.20%) Sun
8 9 (3.78%) Dell
9 8 (3.36%) Informatica
9 8 (3.36%) Veeam
10 7 (2.94%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.10%) Google
11 5 (2.10%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.68%) Actian
12 4 (1.68%) Apple
12 4 (1.68%) Avaya
12 4 (1.68%) WatchGuard
13 3 (1.26%) Juniper
13 3 (1.26%) Meraki