Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 904 1,002 1,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.47% 16.01% 20.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.45% 58.70% 64.75%
Number of salaries quoted 798 880 1,182
Surrey median annual salary £35,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.58% -5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -1.32% -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 1,471 1,707 1,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.06% 27.28% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,486 1,789
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +2 173 £30,500 -12.86% 26
Reigate +32 112 £50,000 - 5
Leatherhead +9 76 £35,000 +21.74% 11
Godalming +9 48 £26,000 +8.33% 3
Staines +11 47 £74,000 +28.70% 2
Redhill 0 46 £38,500 +11.59% 2
Woking +5 43 £26,000 -42.22% 6
Farnham +8 32 £34,000 +4.62% 7
Addlestone +6 27 £41,000 +49.09%
Epsom +4 23 £32,500 - 4
Egham +12 22 £35,000 -6.67%
Chertsey 0 21 £52,500 +110.00% 3
Camberley 0 17 £35,500 -10.13% 3
Weybridge -14 17 £30,000 -
Dorking +4 9 £40,000 +60.00%
Esher -3 6 £22,500 -15.09%
Cobham -2 5 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames -5 3 £52,500 +150.00% 4
Walton-on-Thames -2 2 £65,000 +34.02% 2
Caterham - 2 £50,000 -
Cranleigh - 1 £25,500 - 3
Tadworth - 1 £28,500 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £17,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 468 (51.77%) Active Directory
2 404 (44.69%) Microsoft
3 344 (38.05%) Windows Server
4 277 (30.64%) Office 365
5 209 (23.12%) Linux
6 203 (22.46%) Windows 10
7 199 (22.01%) VMware
8 185 (20.46%) Microsoft Office
9 184 (20.35%) ITIL
10 173 (19.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 167 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 163 (18.03%) SQL Server
13 158 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
14 157 (17.37%) Windows 7
15 151 (16.70%) SQL
15 151 (16.70%) Firewall
16 150 (16.59%) Hyper-V
17 147 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
18 145 (16.04%) DNS
19 138 (15.27%) PowerShell
20 136 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
21 132 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
22 125 (13.83%) MS Exchange
23 122 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
24 120 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 114 (12.61%) Finance
26 111 (12.28%) DHCP
27 100 (11.06%) C#
28 98 (10.84%) DevOps
29 90 (9.96%) SCCM

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
1 125 (13.83%) MS Exchange
2 73 (8.08%) IIS
3 58 (6.42%) SharePoint
4 39 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (3.21%) Skype for Business
6 27 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (2.54%) Apache Spark
8 15 (1.66%) Apache
8 15 (1.66%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.11%) CMS
10 10 (1.11%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.88%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.88%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.44%) IBM Domino
12 4 (0.44%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.33%) Confluence
13 3 (0.33%) JBoss
14 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 185 (20.46%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (6.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.44%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) assyst
2 9 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Line 50
4 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 277 (30.64%) Office 365
2 173 (19.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (9.51%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (3.43%) PaaS
5 29 (3.21%) IaaS
6 24 (2.65%) Dynamics 365
7 22 (2.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (1.44%) Mimecast
9 10 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.11%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (1.11%) OneDrive
9 10 (1.11%) SaaS
9 10 (1.11%) Serverless
10 6 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.44%) Tricentis Tosca
13 2 (0.22%) npm
13 2 (0.22%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 151 (16.70%) Firewall
2 145 (16.04%) DNS
3 111 (12.28%) DHCP
4 78 (8.63%) TCP/IP
5 75 (8.30%) LAN
6 72 (7.96%) WAN
7 64 (7.08%) Internet
8 56 (6.19%) VPN
9 53 (5.86%) Network Security
10 48 (5.31%) Skype
11 47 (5.20%) VoIP
12 45 (4.98%) SAN
13 36 (3.98%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (3.76%) VLAN
15 31 (3.43%) Wireless
16 27 (2.99%) NAS
17 19 (2.10%) Remote Desktop
18 18 (1.99%) IPsec
19 15 (1.66%) Ethernet
19 15 (1.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.42%) MySQL
3 22 (2.43%) NoSQL
3 22 (2.43%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 19 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
7 13 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.77%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (0.66%) Apache Kudu
11 6 (0.66%) Impala
12 5 (0.55%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.44%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 52 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 47 (5.20%) Visual Studio
3 21 (2.32%) JIRA
3 21 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (1.44%) Chocolatey
6 8 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.77%) Bitbucket
7 7 (0.77%) Selenium
8 4 (0.44%) AutoIt
9 3 (0.33%) Ant
9 3 (0.33%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.33%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.22%) GCC
10 2 (0.22%) gulp
10 2 (0.22%) Subversion
10 2 (0.22%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.22%) webpack
11 1 (0.11%) Trac
General
1 114 (12.61%) Finance
2 34 (3.76%) Marketing
3 32 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.11%) Law
5 9 (1.00%) Retail
6 8 (0.88%) Electronics
6 8 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.77%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.66%) Banking
8 6 (0.66%) German Language
9 5 (0.55%) French Language
9 5 (0.55%) Games
9 5 (0.55%) Korean Language
9 5 (0.55%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.44%) Arabic Language
10 4 (0.44%) Automotive
10 4 (0.44%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.44%) Polish Language
10 4 (0.44%) Russian Language
10 4 (0.44%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 245 (27.10%) Analyst
2 165 (18.25%) Support Engineer
3 121 (13.38%) IT Support
4 110 (12.17%) Support Analyst
5 104 (11.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 94 (10.40%) Service Analyst
7 93 (10.29%) Developer
7 93 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 81 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 68 (7.52%) IT Engineer
10 64 (7.08%) IT Analyst
11 54 (5.97%) Desktop Support
11 54 (5.97%) IT Support Analyst
12 52 (5.75%) IT Support Engineer
13 51 (5.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 47 (5.20%) 1st Line Support
15 39 (4.31%) Help Desk Support
15 39 (4.31%) Windows Engineer
16 38 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 38 (4.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (9.07%) .NET
2 36 (3.98%) .NET Framework
3 35 (3.87%) WPF
4 30 (3.32%) Web Services
4 30 (3.32%) WinForms
5 29 (3.21%) HTML
6 28 (3.10%) ASP.NET
7 26 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (2.88%) JSON
8 25 (2.77%) RESTful
9 24 (2.65%) WCF
10 22 (2.43%) Entity Framework
11 21 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 21 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (2.32%) Code First Entity Framework
11 21 (2.32%) Node.js
12 20 (2.21%) XML
13 18 (1.99%) CSS
14 13 (1.44%) X-Windows
15 12 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.73%) Data Centre
2 72 (7.96%) PKI
3 51 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 33 (3.65%) Linux Command Line
6 32 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
7 29 (3.21%) Driving Licence
8 23 (2.54%) Public Cloud
9 21 (2.32%) Fat Client
9 21 (2.32%) Thin Client
10 16 (1.77%) CMDB
10 16 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (1.33%) Replication
12 9 (1.00%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.00%) User Experience
13 8 (0.88%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.88%) Clustering
13 8 (0.88%) Fintech
14 6 (0.66%) iPhone
15 5 (0.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 344 (38.05%) Windows Server
2 209 (23.12%) Linux
3 203 (22.46%) Windows 10
4 167 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 157 (17.37%) Windows 7
6 147 (16.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (5.20%) Windows 8
8 29 (3.21%) CentOS
9 26 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (2.77%) Unix
11 21 (2.32%) Apple iOS
12 17 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (1.77%) Android
13 16 (1.77%) Windows XP
14 13 (1.44%) Solaris
15 9 (1.00%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.88%) AIX
17 7 (0.77%) HPUX
18 5 (0.55%) VMS
18 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (20.35%) ITIL
2 158 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
4 120 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 98 (10.84%) DevOps
6 81 (8.96%) ITSM
7 70 (7.74%) Migration
8 59 (6.53%) Scrum
9 58 (6.42%) Load Balancing
10 50 (5.53%) TDD
11 48 (5.31%) ITIL V3
12 45 (4.98%) Systems Engineering
13 39 (4.31%) Configuration Management
13 39 (4.31%) Service Management
14 38 (4.20%) Software Engineering
15 35 (3.87%) Mentoring
16 30 (3.32%) Cloud Operations
17 29 (3.21%) Project Management
18 28 (3.10%) High Availability
19 27 (2.99%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 151 (16.70%) SQL
2 138 (15.27%) PowerShell
3 100 (11.06%) C#
4 76 (8.41%) Python
5 68 (7.52%) C++
6 51 (5.64%) Java
7 44 (4.87%) JavaScript
8 34 (3.76%) C
9 29 (3.21%) Ruby
10 22 (2.43%) Perl
10 22 (2.43%) PHP
11 16 (1.77%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.44%) VBScript
13 9 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.77%) Java 8
14 7 (0.77%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.44%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.44%) VB
16 3 (0.33%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 132 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (7.52%) MCSE
3 51 (5.64%) MCSA
4 50 (5.53%) Degree
5 32 (3.54%) CCNA
5 32 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (3.54%) MCP
6 31 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
6 31 (3.43%) Security Cleared
7 30 (3.32%) A+ Certification
8 28 (3.10%) SC Cleared
9 24 (2.65%) RHCA
10 14 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (1.11%) DBS Check
11 10 (1.11%) LPIC
12 8 (0.88%) Master's Degree
12 8 (0.88%) MOS
12 8 (0.88%) PhD
13 7 (0.77%) CCA
13 7 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.42%) SLA
2 20 (2.21%) QA
3 11 (1.22%) FISMA
4 6 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.44%) PMO
7 2 (0.22%) GDPR
7 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 468 (51.77%) Active Directory
2 150 (16.59%) Hyper-V
3 122 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (2.99%) vSphere
6 18 (1.99%) Docker
7 14 (1.55%) LXC
8 10 (1.11%) Firmware
8 10 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (0.88%) XenApp
10 7 (0.77%) KVM
10 7 (0.77%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.66%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.55%) XenServer
13 4 (0.44%) Varnish
14 2 (0.22%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 90 (9.96%) SCCM
2 57 (6.31%) SCOM
3 17 (1.88%) WSUS
4 15 (1.66%) Ansible
5 14 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (0.88%) Puppet
7 8 (0.88%) SCSM
7 8 (0.88%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.77%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.77%) Oracle ZFS
8 7 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (0.77%) Terraform
9 6 (0.66%) Nagios
9 6 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.55%) EdgeSight
10 5 (0.55%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 404 (44.69%) Microsoft
2 199 (22.01%) VMware
3 88 (9.73%) Cisco
4 76 (8.41%) Citrix
5 45 (4.98%) Apple
6 42 (4.65%) Oracle
6 42 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 30 (3.32%) ServiceNow
7 30 (3.32%) Sophos
8 28 (3.10%) HP
9 25 (2.77%) Intel
10 24 (2.65%) Veeam
11 23 (2.54%) Dell
11 23 (2.54%) Juniper
12 18 (1.99%) McAfee
13 16 (1.77%) SolarWinds
14 14 (1.55%) EMC
14 14 (1.55%) Meraki
15 13 (1.44%) NetApp
15 13 (1.44%) SAP