Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 912 1,030 1,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.47% 18.18% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.98% 61.38% 65.61%
Number of salaries quoted 812 912 1,426
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%

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 1,448 1,678 2,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.73% 29.61% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,236 1,477 2,133
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £25,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -6 141 £37,500 +13.64% 17
Reigate +16 95 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Leatherhead -2 79 £38,750 +3.33% 8
Redhill +19 70 £42,000 +1.82% 3
Godalming +3 65 £28,000 +28.74% 3
Woking -1 62 £26,000 -35.00% 13
Weybridge 0 60 £30,000 +3.45% 4
Staines +13 40 £74,000 +5.71% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames +5 39 £40,000 +90.48% 1
Camberley +7 20 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Farnham -21 15 £28,000 -3.45% 2
Chertsey -2 13 £28,500 +9.62% 3
Epsom -18 13 £32,500 +39.78% 1
Egham +16 12 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Esher +2 11 £21,000 -20.75%
Dorking +3 6 £43,750 +94.44% 5
Cobham 0 6 £35,000 -20.45%
Addlestone - 6 £37,240 -
Virginia Water - 3 £25,000 -
Caterham +4 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Walton-on-Thames -7 2 £43,750 +9.38% 2
Lightwater +3 1 £24,500 -26.87%
Tadworth - 1 £28,500 - 1
Thames Ditton - 1 £17,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 429 (47.04%) Active Directory
2 410 (44.96%) Microsoft
3 362 (39.69%) Windows Server
4 237 (25.99%) VMware
5 221 (24.23%) Office 365
6 196 (21.49%) Linux
7 186 (20.39%) SQL Server
8 175 (19.19%) Hyper-V
9 162 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 156 (17.11%) Windows 10
11 152 (16.67%) Firewall
12 145 (15.90%) SQL
13 144 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 142 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
15 141 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
16 140 (15.35%) DNS
17 138 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 136 (14.91%) ITIL
19 131 (14.36%) C#
20 130 (14.25%) Windows 7
21 129 (14.14%) .NET
22 128 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
23 126 (13.82%) PowerShell
24 123 (13.49%) MS Exchange
25 121 (13.27%) Cisco
26 118 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
27 109 (11.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
28 99 (10.86%) Amazon AWS
28 99 (10.86%) SCCM
29 93 (10.20%) DHCP

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
1 123 (13.49%) MS Exchange
2 64 (7.02%) IIS
3 56 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 48 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (1.86%) Skype for Business
7 16 (1.75%) Apache
8 13 (1.43%) OpenStack
8 13 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.99%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.88%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.77%) CMS
12 6 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.55%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.55%) DataSynapse
14 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 141 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.21%) AutoCAD
3 11 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.44%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.66%) assyst
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 221 (24.23%) Office 365
2 162 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (10.86%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (6.69%) IaaS
5 39 (4.28%) PaaS
6 31 (3.40%) Dynamics 365
7 25 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
7 25 (2.74%) Serverless
8 19 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (1.86%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (1.64%) SaaS
12 8 (0.88%) NuGet
13 7 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.66%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.66%) Mimecast
15 5 (0.55%) AWS CloudTrail
15 5 (0.55%) G Suite
16 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 152 (16.67%) Firewall
2 140 (15.35%) DNS
3 93 (10.20%) DHCP
4 84 (9.21%) LAN
5 77 (8.44%) WAN
6 60 (6.58%) TCP/IP
7 49 (5.37%) Network Security
8 48 (5.26%) VPN
9 43 (4.71%) SAN
10 31 (3.40%) VoIP
11 30 (3.29%) VLAN
12 28 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
13 27 (2.96%) Internet
14 26 (2.85%) Wireless
15 24 (2.63%) IPsec
16 23 (2.52%) Skype
17 17 (1.86%) NAS
18 15 (1.64%) WebEx
19 13 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
19 13 (1.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.59%) MySQL
3 37 (4.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 32 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 21 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.55%) Big Data
13 3 (0.33%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (0.33%) GIS
13 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.22%) Power BI
14 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 57 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.82%) Visual Studio
3 22 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (2.08%) GitLab
5 17 (1.86%) Subversion
6 15 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 13 (1.43%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.10%) JIRA
9 9 (0.99%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.88%) MSTest
11 5 (0.55%) Bazaar
11 5 (0.55%) Chocolatey
11 5 (0.55%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.44%) NUnit
12 4 (0.44%) Ranorex
13 3 (0.33%) Vagrant
14 2 (0.22%) SonarQube
14 2 (0.22%) Trac
14 2 (0.22%) webpack
General
1 80 (8.77%) Finance
2 48 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.84%) Marketing
4 18 (1.97%) Automotive
5 17 (1.86%) Aerospace
6 15 (1.64%) Retail
7 9 (0.99%) Games
7 9 (0.99%) Law
7 9 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.66%) Back Office
9 5 (0.55%) Electronics
9 5 (0.55%) Legal
10 4 (0.44%) Advertising
10 4 (0.44%) Dutch Language
10 4 (0.44%) French Language
10 4 (0.44%) German Language
10 4 (0.44%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (0.44%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.44%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 222 (24.34%) Analyst
2 156 (17.11%) Support Engineer
3 153 (16.78%) Developer
4 148 (16.23%) Support Analyst
5 114 (12.50%) IT Support
6 90 (9.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 86 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 67 (7.35%) Desktop Support
9 66 (7.24%) IT Engineer
10 62 (6.80%) .NET Developer
11 59 (6.47%) IT Analyst
12 54 (5.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 52 (5.70%) IT Support Engineer
14 51 (5.59%) IT Support Analyst
15 49 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 43 (4.71%) .NET Software Developer
16 43 (4.71%) Service Analyst
17 42 (4.61%) Service Desk Analyst
18 36 (3.95%) Desktop Engineer
18 36 (3.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (14.14%) .NET
2 72 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 57 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (5.48%) WPF
5 48 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 48 (5.26%) WinForms
6 36 (3.95%) WCF
7 32 (3.51%) Entity Framework
7 32 (3.51%) RESTful
8 31 (3.40%) jQuery
8 31 (3.40%) Node.js
9 29 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (3.18%) HTML
10 28 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 28 (3.07%) Code First Entity Framework
11 27 (2.96%) Ajax
12 25 (2.74%) Qt
13 24 (2.63%) Web Services
14 21 (2.30%) CSS
14 21 (2.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.32%) Data Centre
2 48 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.15%) PKI
4 44 (4.82%) Public Cloud
5 38 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 37 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (3.62%) Linux Command Line
8 25 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
9 18 (1.97%) Private Cloud
9 18 (1.97%) Replication
10 15 (1.64%) iPad
10 15 (1.64%) iPhone
11 14 (1.54%) Fat Client
11 14 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.54%) Thin Client
12 13 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (1.32%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.21%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
15 10 (1.10%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 362 (39.69%) Windows Server
2 196 (21.49%) Linux
3 156 (17.11%) Windows 10
4 144 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 130 (14.25%) Windows 7
6 128 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (5.59%) Windows 8
8 32 (3.51%) CentOS
9 29 (3.18%) Unix
10 18 (1.97%) Mac OS X
11 14 (1.54%) Android
11 14 (1.54%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (1.32%) Windows XP
14 11 (1.21%) Solaris
15 9 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.66%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.66%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.55%) VMS
18 3 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (14.91%) ITIL
3 109 (11.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 89 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
5 79 (8.66%) DevOps
6 68 (7.46%) Software Engineering
7 62 (6.80%) MVC
8 59 (6.47%) TDD
9 54 (5.92%) Migration
10 45 (4.93%) SDLC
11 43 (4.71%) ITSM
11 43 (4.71%) Project Management
12 42 (4.61%) Load Balancing
13 40 (4.39%) Scrum
14 33 (3.62%) Incident Management
15 32 (3.51%) Network Virtualisation
15 32 (3.51%) Test Automation
16 31 (3.40%) Change Management
16 31 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (3.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (15.90%) SQL
2 131 (14.36%) C#
3 126 (13.82%) PowerShell
4 77 (8.44%) JavaScript
5 66 (7.24%) Python
6 61 (6.69%) C++
7 52 (5.70%) Ruby
8 32 (3.51%) C
9 31 (3.40%) Java
10 18 (1.97%) Perl
11 14 (1.54%) PHP
11 14 (1.54%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.43%) VB
12 13 (1.43%) VBA
13 8 (0.88%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.77%) TypeScript
14 7 (0.77%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.66%) Embedded C++
16 5 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (10.20%) Degree
3 75 (8.22%) MCSE
4 38 (4.17%) MCSA
5 34 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 29 (3.18%) MCP
7 22 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (2.41%) RHCA
8 21 (2.30%) Security Cleared
9 19 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (2.08%) DBS Check
10 17 (1.86%) SC Cleared
11 15 (1.64%) CCNA
12 12 (1.32%) MCTS
13 11 (1.21%) MCITP
14 10 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (0.88%) A+ Certification
15 8 (0.88%) MOS
15 8 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.17%) SLA
2 12 (1.32%) QA
3 10 (1.10%) GDPR
4 8 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (0.66%) FISMA
5 6 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.55%) GPG13
7 4 (0.44%) COBIT
8 3 (0.33%) PMO
9 2 (0.22%) GCP
System Software
1 429 (47.04%) Active Directory
2 175 (19.19%) Hyper-V
3 118 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.64%) Docker
4 15 (1.64%) KVM
5 14 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.43%) vSphere
6 13 (1.43%) XenApp
7 12 (1.32%) ProxySG
7 12 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (0.99%) LXC
10 8 (0.88%) Firmware
10 8 (0.88%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.88%) XenServer
11 5 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.33%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.33%) Xen
13 2 (0.22%) iptables
13 2 (0.22%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 99 (10.86%) SCCM
2 56 (6.14%) SCOM
3 29 (3.18%) Backup Exec
4 17 (1.86%) SCVMM
5 14 (1.54%) SCSM
6 13 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
7 10 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.88%) FortiGate
8 8 (0.88%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (0.77%) Puppet
10 6 (0.66%) Nagios
10 6 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.55%) OpenView
11 5 (0.55%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.55%) WSUS
12 4 (0.44%) EdgeSight
12 4 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 410 (44.96%) Microsoft
2 237 (25.99%) VMware
3 121 (13.27%) Cisco
4 76 (8.33%) Citrix
5 68 (7.46%) Apple
6 49 (5.37%) HP
7 44 (4.82%) Oracle
8 38 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 37 (4.06%) Google
10 27 (2.96%) ServiceNow
11 25 (2.74%) Red Hat
12 21 (2.30%) Sophos
13 20 (2.19%) Juniper
13 20 (2.19%) Splunk
14 19 (2.08%) Dell
15 15 (1.64%) Intel
16 14 (1.54%) Avaya
17 13 (1.43%) McAfee
17 13 (1.43%) Veeam
18 12 (1.32%) Remedy