Period
to 23 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 850 1,138 1,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.23% 21.43% 21.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.95% 66.39% 67.44%
Number of salaries quoted 775 1,023 1,547
Surrey median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £22,900
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,700 £56,750
South East median annual salary £39,584 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% -

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 1,372 1,714 2,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.20% 32.28% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 1,522 2,245
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% - +3.75%

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 May 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 May 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 -12 119 £42,500 +30.77% 22
Weybridge +1 81 £26,500 -7.02% 8
Leatherhead -10 73 £38,750 -3.13% 19
Reigate 0 71 £47,500 +46.15% 9
Redhill +11 64 £42,000 -1.18% 6
Woking -10 52 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Godalming -7 42 £28,000 +33.33% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 40 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Staines -7 40 £67,000 -4.29% 5
Epsom -7 27 £37,500 +57.89% 8
Camberley +3 25 £47,500 +25.00% 3
Egham +14 15 £27,500 -42.11%
Dorking +8 10 £40,000 +70.21%
Chertsey -7 8 £26,000 -30.67%
Addlestone - 8 £37,240 - 1
Esher +9 5 £21,000 -26.32% 1
Farnham -26 4 £24,250 -14.16% 1
Cobham 0 3 £17,750 -62.63%
Virginia Water - 3 £25,000 -
Lightwater - 2 £24,500 -
Caterham +5 1 £55,000 -4.35%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 393 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 387 (45.53%) Windows Server
3 383 (45.06%) Active Directory
4 296 (34.82%) VMware
5 221 (26.00%) Cisco
6 205 (24.12%) SQL Server
7 197 (23.18%) Office 365
8 178 (20.94%) Hyper-V
9 173 (20.35%) Firewall
10 172 (20.24%) Linux
11 163 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 162 (19.06%) SQL
13 146 (17.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 146 (17.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 144 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
15 143 (16.82%) ITIL
16 139 (16.35%) MS Exchange
17 135 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 135 (15.88%) .NET
18 131 (15.41%) C#
19 117 (13.76%) Windows 7
20 114 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
21 109 (12.82%) DNS
22 104 (12.24%) Windows 10
23 101 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
24 99 (11.65%) Degree
25 95 (11.18%) WAN
26 94 (11.06%) HP
26 94 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
27 92 (10.82%) LAN

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
1 139 (16.35%) MS Exchange
2 62 (7.29%) SharePoint
3 61 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (5.88%) IIS
5 40 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (1.29%) Apache
7 11 (1.29%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.82%) DataSynapse
9 7 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.59%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.35%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.35%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 114 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.29%) AutoCAD
3 11 (1.29%) InfoPath
4 8 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.12%) CATIA
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 12 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.71%) assyst
4 3 (0.35%) Postilion
5 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.12%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CCM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 197 (23.18%) Office 365
2 163 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (5.53%) IaaS
5 33 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (2.82%) PaaS
6 24 (2.82%) SaaS
7 19 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
7 19 (2.24%) Serverless
8 12 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 11 (1.29%) AWS CloudTrail
10 8 (0.94%) G Suite
11 5 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.35%) NuGet
13 2 (0.24%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.24%) Yammer
14 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 173 (20.35%) Firewall
2 109 (12.82%) DNS
3 95 (11.18%) WAN
4 92 (10.82%) LAN
5 80 (9.41%) TCP/IP
6 77 (9.06%) DHCP
7 62 (7.29%) SAN
7 62 (7.29%) VPN
8 35 (4.12%) Wireless
9 30 (3.53%) Network Security
10 24 (2.82%) NAS
11 23 (2.71%) VoIP
12 21 (2.47%) IPsec
13 20 (2.35%) SSL
13 20 (2.35%) VLAN
14 14 (1.65%) MPLS
15 12 (1.41%) Intranet
16 11 (1.29%) ICMP
16 11 (1.29%) OSPF
16 11 (1.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (24.12%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
3 24 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 22 (2.59%) MySQL
5 17 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.65%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.53%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.06%) Big Data
10 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.47%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.35%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (0.35%) GIS
13 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.35%) HPCC
13 3 (0.35%) OLAP
13 3 (0.35%) OLTP
13 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (4.47%) Git (software)
2 25 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 20 (2.35%) Subversion
4 19 (2.24%) GitLab
5 17 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 16 (1.88%) Jenkins
7 13 (1.53%) JIRA
8 8 (0.94%) MSTest
9 7 (0.82%) NUnit
9 7 (0.82%) Selenium
10 5 (0.59%) Bazaar
10 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.24%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.24%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.12%) GoCD
13 1 (0.12%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
General
1 55 (6.47%) Finance
2 43 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.18%) Marketing
4 13 (1.53%) Aerospace
5 11 (1.29%) Back Office
6 10 (1.18%) Automotive
7 9 (1.06%) Legal
8 8 (0.94%) Law
9 7 (0.82%) Advertising
9 7 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.82%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.71%) Retail
11 5 (0.59%) Dutch Language
11 5 (0.59%) French Language
11 5 (0.59%) German Language
11 5 (0.59%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
11 5 (0.59%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.59%) Turkish Language
12 4 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (18.82%) Analyst
2 149 (17.53%) Support Engineer
3 124 (14.59%) Support Analyst
4 119 (14.00%) Developer
5 85 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 75 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 71 (8.35%) Desktop Support
8 59 (6.94%) IT Support
9 58 (6.82%) .NET Developer
10 56 (6.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 51 (6.00%) IT Engineer
12 49 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 43 (5.06%) Administrator
14 39 (4.59%) Desktop Engineer
15 38 (4.47%) Field Engineer
16 37 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
16 37 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 36 (4.24%) Consultant
18 34 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
19 33 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (15.88%) .NET
2 69 (8.12%) ASP.NET
3 51 (6.00%) WPF
4 47 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (4.82%) .NET Framework
5 41 (4.82%) WinForms
6 33 (3.88%) Web Services
7 31 (3.65%) jQuery
7 31 (3.65%) WCF
8 26 (3.06%) Node.js
9 25 (2.94%) Ajax
9 25 (2.94%) Entity Framework
10 24 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 21 (2.47%) Code First Entity Framework
11 21 (2.47%) RESTful
12 18 (2.12%) Qt
13 16 (1.88%) CSS
14 15 (1.76%) JSON
15 14 (1.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.06%) Data Centre
2 52 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 45 (5.29%) Driving Licence
4 33 (3.88%) Public Cloud
5 27 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (2.82%) iPhone
7 22 (2.59%) NHS
7 22 (2.59%) Private Cloud
8 21 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
10 18 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 17 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
12 16 (1.88%) Replication
13 15 (1.76%) iPad
14 13 (1.53%) Blackberry
14 13 (1.53%) N-Tier
14 13 (1.53%) PKI
14 13 (1.53%) Virtual Team
15 12 (1.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 387 (45.53%) Windows Server
2 172 (20.24%) Linux
3 146 (17.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 144 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 117 (13.76%) Windows 7
6 104 (12.24%) Windows 10
7 47 (5.53%) Windows 8
8 36 (4.24%) Unix
9 27 (3.18%) CentOS
10 26 (3.06%) Mac OS X
11 25 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (1.18%) Windows Vista
13 10 (1.18%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.82%) Android
14 7 (0.82%) Solaris
15 6 (0.71%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.35%) AIX
17 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (16.82%) ITIL
2 101 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
4 60 (7.06%) DevOps
5 58 (6.82%) MVC
5 58 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 48 (5.65%) Migration
7 46 (5.41%) Service Management
8 44 (5.18%) ITSM
9 43 (5.06%) TDD
10 41 (4.82%) SDLC
11 39 (4.59%) Change Management
12 34 (4.00%) Project Management
13 33 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
14 30 (3.53%) Test Automation
15 29 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (3.18%) Incident Management
17 25 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
18 24 (2.82%) Configuration Management
19 21 (2.47%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (19.06%) SQL
2 131 (15.41%) C#
3 87 (10.24%) PowerShell
4 52 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 50 (5.88%) C++
6 47 (5.53%) Python
7 40 (4.71%) Ruby
8 38 (4.47%) C
9 24 (2.82%) VB
10 20 (2.35%) Perl
11 19 (2.24%) VBA
12 18 (2.12%) Java
13 17 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.41%) VBScript
15 9 (1.06%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.94%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.82%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.71%) Ada
18 6 (0.71%) PHP
19 5 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (11.65%) Degree
3 77 (9.06%) MCSE
4 44 (5.18%) MCSA
5 36 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (3.18%) Security Cleared
7 26 (3.06%) SC Cleared
8 25 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (2.94%) MCP
9 17 (2.00%) CCNA
10 16 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.76%) CISSP
11 15 (1.76%) RHCA
12 14 (1.65%) DBS Check
12 14 (1.65%) MCTS
13 13 (1.53%) MCITP
14 12 (1.41%) CCNP
15 11 (1.29%) CISM
16 10 (1.18%) CISA
17 9 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.47%) SLA
2 14 (1.65%) GDPR
2 14 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.82%) QA
6 5 (0.59%) GPG13
7 4 (0.47%) COBIT
8 3 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 383 (45.06%) Active Directory
2 178 (20.94%) Hyper-V
3 146 (17.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (2.12%) vSphere
6 16 (1.88%) XenApp
7 14 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (1.18%) ProxySG
10 7 (0.82%) Firmware
10 7 (0.82%) iptables
10 7 (0.82%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.82%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.71%) KVM
11 6 (0.71%) XenServer
12 4 (0.47%) Docker
13 3 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.24%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.24%) Samba
Systems Management
1 91 (10.71%) SCCM
2 39 (4.59%) Backup Exec
3 36 (4.24%) SCOM
4 20 (2.35%) FortiGate
5 16 (1.88%) SCVMM
6 13 (1.53%) Nagios
7 12 (1.41%) Puppet
8 11 (1.29%) OpenView
9 10 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
9 10 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (0.94%) SCSM
11 7 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.71%) HP SIM
12 6 (0.71%) HP SiteScope
12 6 (0.71%) SCOrch
12 6 (0.71%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.71%) WSUS
13 5 (0.59%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 393 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 296 (34.82%) VMware
3 221 (26.00%) Cisco
4 94 (11.06%) HP
5 72 (8.47%) Citrix
6 71 (8.35%) Apple
7 62 (7.29%) Google
8 52 (6.12%) Oracle
9 37 (4.35%) SolarWinds
10 31 (3.65%) ServiceNow
11 28 (3.29%) Red Hat
12 20 (2.35%) Dell
12 20 (2.35%) Splunk
13 19 (2.24%) Meraki
14 17 (2.00%) IBM
15 16 (1.88%) NetApp
16 14 (1.65%) Avaya
16 14 (1.65%) Zerto
17 13 (1.53%) Remedy
17 13 (1.53%) SAP