Period
to 23 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 816 921 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.11% 16.62% 21.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.75% 61.69% 66.78%
Number of salaries quoted 696 817 1,058
Surrey median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £39,000 £38,415 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.52% +2.44% -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 1,280 1,493 1,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.41% 26.95% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,082 1,294 1,571
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £63,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 +6 184 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Reigate +9 76 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Leatherhead +2 60 £35,000 - 1
Redhill -6 49 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Woking +8 44 £27,500 -19.12% 5
Addlestone +1 38 £41,000 +10.10% 1
Godalming +5 35 £27,500 -1.79% 2
Farnham +20 26 £27,250 +17.20%
Egham -4 24 £40,000 -24.53%
Weybridge -3 23 £35,000 +32.08% 2
Camberley -3 22 £35,500 -25.26% 1
Staines -2 20 £74,000 +10.45%
Epsom +1 19 £24,500 -34.67%
Chertsey +14 15 £53,750 +106.73%
Dorking +4 10 £40,000 -
Horley - 10 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +16 6 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Esher -8 3 £20,500 -1.20%
Whyteleafe -3 1 £45,000 -30.77% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames -7 1 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Cranleigh - 1 £25,500 -
Banstead - 1 £75,000 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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.

1 383 (46.94%) Active Directory
2 380 (46.57%) Microsoft
3 324 (39.71%) Windows Server
4 217 (26.59%) Office 365
5 202 (24.75%) Linux
6 199 (24.39%) SQL
7 198 (24.26%) VMware
8 184 (22.55%) Microsoft Office
9 179 (21.94%) Windows 10
10 166 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 158 (19.36%) Hyper-V
12 157 (19.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 153 (18.75%) ITIL
14 147 (18.01%) Problem-Solving
15 146 (17.89%) SQL Server
16 139 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
17 134 (16.42%) Windows 7
17 134 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
18 123 (15.07%) PowerShell
19 122 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
20 118 (14.46%) Finance
21 117 (14.34%) Microsoft Certification
22 113 (13.85%) MS Exchange
23 111 (13.60%) DNS
24 110 (13.48%) Firewall
25 102 (12.50%) C#
26 97 (11.89%) Cisco
27 92 (11.27%) .NET
28 90 (11.03%) Citrix
29 89 (10.91%) 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
1 113 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 73 (8.95%) IIS
3 66 (8.09%) SharePoint
4 27 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (2.33%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.84%) Apache
7 15 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (1.84%) IBM Domino
7 15 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (1.59%) CMS
8 13 (1.59%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.10%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.98%) Confluence
11 6 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.49%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.49%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.37%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 184 (22.55%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.49%) Acrobat
4 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.25%) Maple
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Maya
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.37%) assyst
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Line 50
3 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 217 (26.59%) Office 365
2 166 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (4.17%) IaaS
5 30 (3.68%) PaaS
6 23 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
7 15 (1.84%) SaaS
8 13 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 13 (1.59%) Serverless
9 8 (0.98%) BPaaS
9 8 (0.98%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.98%) Tricentis Tosca
10 6 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.61%) Yammer
12 3 (0.37%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 111 (13.60%) DNS
2 110 (13.48%) Firewall
3 89 (10.91%) DHCP
4 72 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 64 (7.84%) WAN
6 58 (7.11%) LAN
7 50 (6.13%) VPN
8 48 (5.88%) SAN
9 45 (5.51%) Internet
10 44 (5.39%) VLAN
11 34 (4.17%) VoIP
12 31 (3.80%) NAS
12 31 (3.80%) Skype
13 30 (3.68%) Wireless
14 25 (3.06%) Network Security
15 23 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
16 18 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (1.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 30 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 22 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (1.72%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.59%) RDBMS
12 13 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (1.47%) Data Lake
13 12 (1.47%) MySQL
13 12 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (1.10%) Apache Kudu
14 9 (1.10%) Impala
15 8 (0.98%) Adabas
15 8 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 36 (4.41%) JIRA
3 26 (3.19%) Git (software)
4 23 (2.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 15 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.35%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.98%) Chocolatey
8 7 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (0.74%) Selenium
10 4 (0.49%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.37%) GitLab
11 3 (0.37%) Travis CI
11 3 (0.37%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.37%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.25%) Ant
12 2 (0.25%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.25%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.25%) GCC
12 2 (0.25%) git-flow
General
1 118 (14.46%) Finance
2 24 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.10%) Advertising
4 6 (0.74%) Billing
5 5 (0.61%) Back Office
5 5 (0.61%) Retail
6 4 (0.49%) Banking
6 4 (0.49%) Korean Language
6 4 (0.49%) Marketing
7 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.37%) French Language
8 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.25%) Automotive
8 2 (0.25%) Electronics
8 2 (0.25%) German Language
8 2 (0.25%) Polish Language
8 2 (0.25%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 161 (19.73%) Analyst
2 150 (18.38%) Support Engineer
3 95 (11.64%) IT Support
4 83 (10.17%) IT Engineer
5 81 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 80 (9.80%) Developer
7 68 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 63 (7.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 49 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 49 (6.00%) Service Analyst
9 49 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
10 42 (5.15%) Desktop Support
11 40 (4.90%) Software Engineer
12 38 (4.66%) Desktop Engineer
13 37 (4.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 37 (4.53%) IT Analyst
14 36 (4.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 36 (4.41%) Administrator
14 36 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
15 33 (4.04%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (11.27%) .NET
2 51 (6.25%) Web Services
3 45 (5.51%) JSON
4 40 (4.90%) .NET Framework
5 36 (4.41%) HTML
6 34 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 26 (3.19%) XML
8 23 (2.82%) STL
9 20 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (2.08%) REST
10 17 (2.08%) WinForms
11 15 (1.84%) X-Windows
12 14 (1.72%) AngularJS
12 14 (1.72%) Classic ASP
12 14 (1.72%) WPF
13 12 (1.47%) CSS
13 12 (1.47%) HTML5
14 11 (1.35%) jQuery
15 10 (1.23%) RESTful
16 9 (1.10%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.86%) Data Centre
2 52 (6.37%) Self-Motivation
3 50 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.53%) PKI
5 36 (4.41%) Driving Licence
6 27 (3.31%) Public Cloud
7 26 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
9 21 (2.57%) Fintech
10 20 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (2.33%) Clustering
12 17 (2.08%) Fat Client
12 17 (2.08%) Replication
12 17 (2.08%) Thin Client
13 13 (1.59%) User Experience
14 12 (1.47%) Reinsurance
15 11 (1.35%) iPhone
16 10 (1.23%) Smartphone
17 9 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
17 9 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 324 (39.71%) Windows Server
2 202 (24.75%) Linux
3 179 (21.94%) Windows 10
4 157 (19.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 134 (16.42%) Windows 7
5 134 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (6.13%) Unix
7 45 (5.51%) Windows 8
8 29 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (2.82%) Android
10 21 (2.57%) Mac OS X
11 20 (2.45%) CentOS
11 20 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (2.21%) Apple iOS
13 12 (1.47%) Mac OS
13 12 (1.47%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.10%) HPUX
14 9 (1.10%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.61%) AIX
16 3 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (18.75%) ITIL
2 147 (18.01%) Problem-Solving
3 122 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 68 (8.33%) DevOps
6 56 (6.86%) SDLC
7 54 (6.62%) Migration
8 53 (6.50%) ITSM
9 50 (6.13%) Service Management
9 50 (6.13%) Software Engineering
10 45 (5.51%) Configuration Management
10 45 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 41 (5.02%) Mentoring
11 41 (5.02%) Project Management
12 38 (4.66%) Computer Science
12 38 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (4.04%) Scrum
14 32 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (3.92%) Test Automation
15 29 (3.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 199 (24.39%) SQL
2 123 (15.07%) PowerShell
3 102 (12.50%) C#
4 73 (8.95%) Python
5 63 (7.72%) C++
6 55 (6.74%) Java
7 38 (4.66%) JavaScript
8 35 (4.29%) T-SQL
9 21 (2.57%) Bash Shell
10 18 (2.21%) C
11 16 (1.96%) VBScript
12 15 (1.84%) Perl
13 12 (1.47%) Ruby
14 9 (1.10%) Java 8
15 8 (0.98%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.86%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.61%) Embedded C++
17 5 (0.61%) PHP
18 3 (0.37%) Go
18 3 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 117 (14.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (8.70%) MCSE
3 70 (8.58%) Security Cleared
4 51 (6.25%) Degree
5 47 (5.76%) MCSA
6 46 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (4.90%) SC Cleared
8 37 (4.53%) CCNA
8 37 (4.53%) MCP
9 30 (3.68%) A+ Certification
10 17 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
11 16 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 16 (1.96%) MCDST
12 14 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (1.35%) DV Cleared
13 11 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
14 9 (1.10%) CCNP
15 7 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (0.86%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (10.78%) SLA
2 36 (4.41%) QA
3 12 (1.47%) GDPR
4 11 (1.35%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.49%) WAI
7 3 (0.37%) PMO
8 2 (0.25%) RMADS
9 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 383 (46.94%) Active Directory
2 158 (19.36%) Hyper-V
3 139 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (3.31%) vSphere
5 25 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.84%) Docker
6 15 (1.84%) LXC
7 14 (1.72%) XenApp
8 13 (1.59%) Firmware
9 7 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.74%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.74%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.49%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.37%) etcd
13 3 (0.37%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.37%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 58 (7.11%) SCCM
2 33 (4.04%) Ansible
3 26 (3.19%) SCOM
4 22 (2.70%) Terraform
5 19 (2.33%) WSUS
6 18 (2.21%) Puppet
7 17 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
8 15 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
9 12 (1.47%) vCenter Server
10 11 (1.35%) AirWatch
11 10 (1.23%) Kubernetes
12 9 (1.10%) NetBackup
12 9 (1.10%) Perfmon
12 9 (1.10%) SCVMM
13 7 (0.86%) Oracle ZFS
14 6 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (0.74%) Packer
14 6 (0.74%) SCSM
15 5 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 380 (46.57%) Microsoft
2 198 (24.26%) VMware
3 97 (11.89%) Cisco
4 90 (11.03%) Citrix
5 41 (5.02%) Oracle
6 39 (4.78%) Veeam
7 37 (4.53%) ServiceNow
8 29 (3.55%) EMC
9 27 (3.31%) NetApp
10 23 (2.82%) HP
10 23 (2.82%) Intel
10 23 (2.82%) Red Hat
11 22 (2.70%) Dell
11 22 (2.70%) SolarWinds
12 19 (2.33%) Dynatrace
13 18 (2.21%) Avaya
14 15 (1.84%) Lotus
15 14 (1.72%) CA
15 14 (1.72%) Tableau
16 13 (1.59%) Apple