Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 939 1,226 1,866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.04% 21.11% 23.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.28% 67.51% 69.76%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1,129 1,709
Surrey median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,900 £60,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year - -5.06% +5.33%

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 1,584 1,816 2,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.06% 31.27% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,395 1,627 2,399
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% -2.35%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -7 142 £33,000 -1.49% 16
Weybridge +2 74 £26,500 -7.02% 10
Reigate -10 62 £50,000 +108.33% 11
Woking -11 62 £40,000 +14.29% 9
Leatherhead -7 59 £33,500 -16.25% 4
Redhill +1 58 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Staines -2 49 £60,000 +48.15% 5
Egham -7 48 £53,000 +6.00% 2
Camberley -5 38 £47,500 +69.64% 8
Epsom -4 37 £37,500 +50.00% 8
Godalming 0 21 £24,500 +16.67% 1
Dorking +9 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Chertsey -1 12 £25,000 -23.08%
Esher +15 9 £26,500 +3.92%
Cobham +3 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Walton-on-Thames +4 6 £53,750 +26.47% 7
Sunbury-on-Thames -5 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Farnham -33 5 £22,500 -25.00%
Addlestone - 4 £35,000 - 2
Caterham 0 1 £55,000 +134.04%
Whyteleafe 0 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Lightwater - 1 - - 1
Shepperton - 1 - -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 457 (48.67%) Microsoft
2 407 (43.34%) Active Directory
3 401 (42.71%) Windows Server
4 339 (36.10%) VMware
5 290 (30.88%) SQL Server
6 252 (26.84%) Cisco
7 231 (24.60%) SQL
8 209 (22.26%) Office 365
9 186 (19.81%) ITIL
10 183 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 182 (19.38%) Linux
12 178 (18.96%) MS Exchange
12 178 (18.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 166 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
14 162 (17.25%) Firewall
15 161 (17.15%) Windows Server 2008
16 151 (16.08%) Windows 7
17 147 (15.65%) TCP/IP
18 145 (15.44%) .NET
18 145 (15.44%) Hyper-V
19 141 (15.02%) Microsoft Certification
20 140 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
21 137 (14.59%) C#
22 127 (13.53%) Microsoft Office
23 118 (12.57%) HP
24 114 (12.14%) Windows 10
25 98 (10.44%) DNS
26 95 (10.12%) WAN
27 94 (10.01%) SLA
28 92 (9.80%) Finance

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
1 178 (18.96%) MS Exchange
2 84 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (7.45%) SharePoint
4 65 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 49 (5.22%) IIS
6 29 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (2.66%) Tomcat
8 22 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (2.24%) Apache
10 12 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (1.06%) Moodle
11 10 (1.06%) Skype for Business
12 9 (0.96%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.43%) CMS
15 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 127 (13.53%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (2.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.96%) AutoCAD
3 9 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.75%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.11%) CATIA
6 1 (0.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 12 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.64%) Postilion
4 4 (0.43%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.32%) assyst
5 3 (0.32%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.11%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.11%) Maximo
6 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CCM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 209 (22.26%) Office 365
2 166 (17.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (2.66%) SaaS
6 17 (1.81%) IaaS
7 16 (1.70%) PaaS
8 12 (1.28%) G Suite
9 11 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (1.06%) AWS CloudTrail
10 10 (1.06%) Dropbox
11 6 (0.64%) Slack
12 4 (0.43%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.21%) Yammer
14 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.11%) Akamai
14 1 (0.11%) GitHub
14 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 162 (17.25%) Firewall
2 147 (15.65%) TCP/IP
3 98 (10.44%) DNS
4 95 (10.12%) WAN
5 91 (9.69%) LAN
6 90 (9.58%) SAN
7 77 (8.20%) VPN
8 65 (6.92%) DHCP
9 40 (4.26%) Wireless
10 34 (3.62%) NAS
11 29 (3.09%) VoIP
12 21 (2.24%) SSL
13 20 (2.13%) VLAN
14 17 (1.81%) Skype
15 16 (1.70%) IPsec
15 16 (1.70%) Network Security
16 15 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (1.60%) SSH
16 15 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
17 13 (1.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.54%) MySQL
3 34 (3.62%) SQL Server 2016
4 29 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (1.49%) DB2
7 14 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.96%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.75%) Power BI
12 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.64%) Big Data
13 6 (0.64%) OLAP
14 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.45%) NUnit
3 22 (2.34%) MSTest
4 21 (2.24%) Jenkins
5 19 (2.02%) Subversion
6 18 (1.92%) JIRA
7 17 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (1.38%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.17%) Selenium
10 9 (0.96%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.75%) Moq
11 7 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
13 3 (0.32%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.21%) Maven
15 1 (0.11%) AppScan
15 1 (0.11%) CruiseControl
15 1 (0.11%) Xcode
General
1 92 (9.80%) Finance
2 30 (3.19%) Marketing
3 28 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.81%) Legal
5 15 (1.60%) Music Industry
6 14 (1.49%) Law
7 12 (1.28%) Retail
8 11 (1.17%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.96%) Advertising
11 8 (0.85%) Back Office
12 6 (0.64%) Automotive
12 6 (0.64%) Banking
12 6 (0.64%) Electronics
13 5 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.53%) Military
14 4 (0.43%) Publishing
15 3 (0.32%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 166 (17.68%) Support Engineer
2 138 (14.70%) Analyst
3 100 (10.65%) Developer
4 97 (10.33%) Support Analyst
5 95 (10.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 94 (10.01%) 2nd Line Support
7 84 (8.95%) IT Support
8 74 (7.88%) Administrator
9 62 (6.60%) .NET Developer
10 61 (6.50%) IT Engineer
11 49 (5.22%) Desktop Support
12 48 (5.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 44 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
14 43 (4.58%) C# Developer
14 43 (4.58%) IT Support Engineer
14 43 (4.58%) Windows Engineer
15 39 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 39 (4.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 39 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
16 36 (3.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (15.44%) .NET
2 56 (5.96%) WPF
3 50 (5.32%) .NET Framework
4 45 (4.79%) ASP.NET
5 38 (4.05%) Web Services
6 33 (3.51%) WinForms
7 26 (2.77%) HTML
8 25 (2.66%) AngularJS
9 24 (2.56%) jQuery
10 23 (2.45%) WCF
11 22 (2.34%) CSS
11 22 (2.34%) Ninject
11 22 (2.34%) Spring.NET
12 18 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (1.81%) XML
14 16 (1.70%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (1.60%) LDAP
16 14 (1.49%) Middleware
16 14 (1.49%) Node.js
17 11 (1.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.64%) Driving Licence
3 44 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 32 (3.41%) iPhone
6 24 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.34%) Clustering
8 20 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
9 18 (1.92%) Private Cloud
10 17 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
10 17 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (1.70%) NHS
12 15 (1.60%) Blackberry
13 13 (1.38%) Replication
14 10 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.06%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.85%) iPad
16 7 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
16 7 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
16 7 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 401 (42.71%) Windows Server
2 183 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 182 (19.38%) Linux
4 161 (17.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 151 (16.08%) Windows 7
6 114 (12.14%) Windows 10
7 66 (7.03%) Unix
8 65 (6.92%) Windows 8
9 49 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (3.73%) CentOS
11 25 (2.66%) Mac OS X
12 24 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (2.13%) Windows XP
14 17 (1.81%) Solaris
15 15 (1.60%) Android
16 10 (1.06%) Apple iOS
16 10 (1.06%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.85%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.53%) SUSE
19 4 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (19.81%) ITIL
2 140 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (8.84%) Service Management
4 62 (6.60%) Scrum
5 57 (6.07%) TDD
6 52 (5.54%) Software Engineering
7 45 (4.79%) ITSM
8 44 (4.69%) Migration
9 40 (4.26%) DevOps
9 40 (4.26%) MVC
10 38 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (3.94%) Mentoring
12 35 (3.73%) Capacity Planning
13 32 (3.41%) Problem Management
14 31 (3.30%) Change Management
14 31 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (3.30%) Service Delivery
15 30 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
16 29 (3.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 231 (24.60%) SQL
2 137 (14.59%) C#
3 85 (9.05%) PowerShell
4 59 (6.28%) C
5 50 (5.32%) C++
6 49 (5.22%) JavaScript
7 48 (5.11%) Python
8 42 (4.47%) Java
9 34 (3.62%) VB
10 22 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 22 (2.34%) VB.NET
11 21 (2.24%) Perl
12 19 (2.02%) VBScript
13 16 (1.70%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.49%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.28%) VBA
16 10 (1.06%) Ada
17 8 (0.85%) PHP
17 8 (0.85%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 141 (15.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (9.05%) Degree
3 82 (8.73%) MCSE
4 46 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (4.79%) MCSA
6 44 (4.69%) Security Cleared
7 43 (4.58%) SC Cleared
8 34 (3.62%) CCNA
8 34 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (2.56%) MCP
10 19 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
11 16 (1.70%) RHCA
12 15 (1.60%) MCITP
13 14 (1.49%) CCNP
14 12 (1.28%) CISSP
15 10 (1.06%) MCTS
15 10 (1.06%) Server+ Certification
16 9 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (0.85%) A+ Certification
17 8 (0.85%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (10.01%) SLA
2 12 (1.28%) GDPR
2 12 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (0.64%) QA
5 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.21%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.21%) RMADS
8 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 407 (43.34%) Active Directory
2 178 (18.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (15.44%) Hyper-V
4 61 (6.50%) vSphere
5 40 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (1.70%) iptables
8 13 (1.38%) Samba
9 12 (1.28%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.06%) Firmware
11 9 (0.96%) XenApp
12 5 (0.53%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.43%) Docker
13 4 (0.43%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 4 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.21%) pfSense
14 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.21%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.11%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 92 (9.80%) SCCM
2 30 (3.19%) Backup Exec
3 25 (2.66%) SCOM
4 23 (2.45%) Nagios
5 22 (2.34%) SCVMM
6 16 (1.70%) Oracle ZFS
7 15 (1.60%) Puppet
8 13 (1.38%) Cacti
8 13 (1.38%) Red Hat Satellite
9 12 (1.28%) FortiGate
9 12 (1.28%) vCenter Server
10 11 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (1.06%) Simpana
11 10 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 9 (0.96%) OpenView
12 9 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
13 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 6 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 457 (48.67%) Microsoft
2 339 (36.10%) VMware
3 252 (26.84%) Cisco
4 118 (12.57%) HP
5 77 (8.20%) Apple
6 64 (6.82%) Oracle
7 60 (6.39%) Red Hat
8 59 (6.28%) Google
9 57 (6.07%) Citrix
10 35 (3.73%) Dell
11 33 (3.51%) NetApp
12 31 (3.30%) Meraki
13 26 (2.77%) Symantec
14 21 (2.24%) ServiceNow
15 19 (2.02%) SolarWinds
15 19 (2.02%) ZyXEL
16 17 (1.81%) IBM
17 16 (1.70%) Sun
18 15 (1.60%) SAP
19 14 (1.49%) EMC