Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 766 910 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.43% 17.46% 18.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.57% 62.93% 61.16%
Number of salaries quoted 670 806 915
Surrey median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £58,650
South East median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -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 1,101 1,446 1,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.49% 27.74% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1,233 1,486
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% -2.35%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +3 138 £30,000 -20.00% 22
Woking +3 86 £40,000 +53.85% 16
Redhill -1 64 £47,500 +13.10% 11
Godalming +5 61 £30,000 +7.14% 5
Reigate -6 57 £60,000 +26.32% 14
Weybridge 0 38 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Leatherhead -15 33 £52,500 +35.48% 3
Epsom +15 30 £26,000 -20.00% 3
Camberley +3 30 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Staines -1 25 £40,000 -45.95% 7
Walton-on-Thames 0 16 £57,500 +31.43% 6
Horley - 14 £45,000 - 2
Addlestone 0 10 £34,250 -8.03%
Chertsey -4 9 £29,500 +3.51% 3
Egham +6 8 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Caterham +2 8 £75,000 +50.00%
Dorking +7 7 £40,000 -8.57% 5
Farnham +3 5 £30,000 +7.14% 8
Whyteleafe - 2 £45,000 - 4
Cobham 0 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Sunbury-on-Thames -5 1 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 377 (49.22%) Active Directory
2 375 (48.96%) Microsoft
3 352 (45.95%) Windows Server
4 248 (32.38%) VMware
5 241 (31.46%) Office 365
6 230 (30.03%) Linux
7 215 (28.07%) Windows 10
8 195 (25.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 193 (25.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 181 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 174 (22.72%) Microsoft Office
12 173 (22.58%) Windows 7
13 161 (21.02%) Hyper-V
14 159 (20.76%) Citrix
15 151 (19.71%) Windows Server 2012
16 145 (18.93%) MCSE
17 142 (18.54%) ITIL
18 133 (17.36%) Cisco
19 131 (17.10%) SQL
20 116 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
21 115 (15.01%) MS Exchange
22 111 (14.49%) Firewall
23 110 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
24 109 (14.23%) PowerShell
25 101 (13.19%) SQL Server
26 100 (13.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 94 (12.27%) DNS
27 94 (12.27%) Finance
28 79 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
29 73 (9.53%) C#

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
1 115 (15.01%) MS Exchange
2 56 (7.31%) IIS
3 43 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 43 (5.61%) SharePoint
4 32 (4.18%) Skype for Business
5 26 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (1.44%) CMS
8 11 (1.44%) IBM Domino
9 6 (0.78%) Apache
9 6 (0.78%) GlassFish
9 6 (0.78%) nginx
10 5 (0.65%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.26%) Confluence
11 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 174 (22.72%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.39%) Maya
4 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Maple
5 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 241 (31.46%) Office 365
2 195 (25.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 116 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (3.39%) IaaS
4 26 (3.39%) SaaS
5 25 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (2.61%) PaaS
7 15 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (1.57%) Serverless
10 9 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.91%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.78%) GitHub
12 6 (0.78%) Mimecast
13 5 (0.65%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 5 (0.65%) BPaaS
13 5 (0.65%) Power Platform
14 4 (0.52%) NuGet
15 3 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 111 (14.49%) Firewall
2 94 (12.27%) DNS
3 66 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 65 (8.49%) DHCP
5 58 (7.57%) VPN
6 48 (6.27%) VLAN
6 48 (6.27%) WAN
7 45 (5.87%) LAN
8 44 (5.74%) SAN
9 33 (4.31%) Skype
10 29 (3.79%) Internet
11 22 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (2.87%) VoIP
11 22 (2.87%) Wireless
12 21 (2.74%) NAS
13 17 (2.22%) Network Security
14 14 (1.83%) RS-232
14 14 (1.83%) RS-485
15 13 (1.70%) Cisco Firepower
16 11 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 16 (2.09%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.17%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (0.91%) VoltDB
12 6 (0.78%) Big Data
12 6 (0.78%) MySQL
12 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.52%) Power BI
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.39%) Redis
15 2 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 28 (3.66%) Visual Studio
2 24 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
3 20 (2.61%) Rational DOORS
4 16 (2.09%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.70%) JIRA
6 7 (0.91%) JUnit
6 7 (0.91%) Rational Rhapsody
6 7 (0.91%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.52%) Chocolatey
7 4 (0.52%) GitLab
7 4 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.39%) Subversion
9 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.26%) Maven
9 2 (0.26%) MSTest
9 2 (0.26%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.26%) Vagrant
General
1 94 (12.27%) Finance
2 23 (3.00%) Public Sector
3 22 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.09%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.17%) Retail
6 7 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.78%) Advertising
8 5 (0.65%) Games
9 4 (0.52%) Banking
10 3 (0.39%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) French Language
11 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 136 (17.75%) Support Engineer
2 124 (16.19%) Analyst
3 88 (11.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 84 (10.97%) 2nd Line Support
5 83 (10.84%) IT Engineer
5 83 (10.84%) IT Support
6 63 (8.22%) Consultant
7 58 (7.57%) Support Analyst
8 54 (7.05%) Administrator
9 52 (6.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 49 (6.40%) Software Engineer
10 49 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
11 46 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 40 (5.22%) Senior Software Engineer
13 39 (5.09%) IT Support Engineer
13 39 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
14 37 (4.83%) Developer
15 34 (4.44%) IT Analyst
16 33 (4.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 32 (4.18%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (6.14%) .NET
2 46 (6.01%) Web Services
3 29 (3.79%) JSON
4 26 (3.39%) HTML
5 18 (2.35%) XML
6 17 (2.22%) Node.js
7 16 (2.09%) ASP.NET
7 16 (2.09%) Spring
7 16 (2.09%) X-Windows
8 14 (1.83%) AngularJS
9 13 (1.70%) HTML5
9 13 (1.70%) RESTful
10 11 (1.44%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.31%) CSS
11 10 (1.31%) J2EE
11 10 (1.31%) STL
12 8 (1.04%) Elastic Stack
12 8 (1.04%) JDBC
12 8 (1.04%) XSLT
13 7 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.49%) Data Centre
2 47 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (4.70%) Public Cloud
4 33 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
6 23 (3.00%) Driving Licence
7 22 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.61%) iPhone
9 17 (2.22%) PKI
9 17 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
10 16 (2.09%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.83%) CCTV
12 13 (1.70%) Clustering
12 13 (1.70%) NHS
13 12 (1.57%) iPad
14 10 (1.31%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.31%) Smartphone
15 9 (1.17%) User Experience
16 8 (1.04%) Fat Client
16 8 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 352 (45.95%) Windows Server
2 230 (30.03%) Linux
3 215 (28.07%) Windows 10
4 173 (22.58%) Windows 7
5 151 (19.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 110 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (9.01%) Windows 8
8 67 (8.75%) Unix
9 37 (4.83%) Android
10 32 (4.18%) Mac OS X
11 23 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (2.74%) Apple iOS
13 17 (2.22%) CentOS
14 14 (1.83%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (1.04%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.91%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.52%) Solaris
18 2 (0.26%) DC/OS
19 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (18.54%) ITIL
2 100 (13.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 72 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (8.09%) SDLC
6 56 (7.31%) DevOps
7 55 (7.18%) Software Engineering
8 48 (6.27%) Computer Science
9 39 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 38 (4.96%) Cybersecurity
11 34 (4.44%) Project Management
12 33 (4.31%) Mentoring
13 31 (4.05%) Business Continuity
14 30 (3.92%) Presales
14 30 (3.92%) Service Management
15 29 (3.79%) Multithreading
16 28 (3.66%) Change Management
17 27 (3.52%) Configuration Management
17 27 (3.52%) Data Protection
18 24 (3.13%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 131 (17.10%) SQL
2 109 (14.23%) PowerShell
3 73 (9.53%) C#
4 48 (6.27%) JavaScript
5 47 (6.14%) C++
6 45 (5.87%) Python
7 39 (5.09%) Java
8 28 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.13%) C
10 15 (1.96%) Embedded C++
11 14 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.17%) Ruby
13 7 (0.91%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.91%) XPath
14 6 (0.78%) Java 8
14 6 (0.78%) Perl
15 5 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.65%) VBScript
16 4 (0.52%) Go
17 3 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 193 (25.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 145 (18.93%) MCSE
3 79 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (9.14%) CCNA
5 64 (8.36%) Degree
6 56 (7.31%) MCSA
7 49 (6.40%) Security Cleared
8 44 (5.74%) MCP
9 38 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (3.13%) A+ Certification
11 23 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
12 22 (2.87%) CCNP
13 18 (2.35%) SC Cleared
14 17 (2.22%) MCITP
15 15 (1.96%) MCDST
16 13 (1.70%) CISSP
17 12 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 7 (0.91%) CISM
18 7 (0.91%) DBS Check
18 7 (0.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.44%) SLA
2 24 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 18 (2.35%) GDPR
4 16 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.83%) QA
6 7 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 3 (0.39%) RMADS
8 2 (0.26%) NIST
8 2 (0.26%) PMO
9 1 (0.13%) BS7799
9 1 (0.13%) NCSC
System Software
1 377 (49.22%) Active Directory
2 181 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (21.02%) Hyper-V
4 25 (3.26%) Docker
5 20 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (2.35%) LXC
6 18 (2.35%) XenApp
7 16 (2.09%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (1.31%) vSphere
9 8 (1.04%) Firmware
9 8 (1.04%) Terminal Services
9 8 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.65%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.52%) etcd
13 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.26%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 65 (8.49%) SCCM
2 20 (2.61%) Ansible
3 19 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (2.48%) Puppet
4 18 (2.35%) Terraform
5 17 (2.22%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.22%) SCOM
6 16 (2.09%) Backup Exec
6 16 (2.09%) WSUS
7 14 (1.83%) SCVMM
8 13 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
9 12 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (1.44%) AirWatch
11 10 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (1.17%) NetBackup
13 8 (1.04%) Perfmon
13 8 (1.04%) SCSM
14 7 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (0.78%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 375 (48.96%) Microsoft
2 248 (32.38%) VMware
3 159 (20.76%) Citrix
4 133 (17.36%) Cisco
5 60 (7.83%) NetApp
6 54 (7.05%) Dell
7 41 (5.35%) Veeam
8 39 (5.09%) HP
9 36 (4.70%) EMC
10 30 (3.92%) Oracle
11 26 (3.39%) Nimble Storage
12 19 (2.48%) IBM
13 18 (2.35%) Google
14 16 (2.09%) Splunk
15 15 (1.96%) Red Hat
15 15 (1.96%) SolarWinds
16 14 (1.83%) Avaya
17 13 (1.70%) CA
17 13 (1.70%) Mitel
18 12 (1.57%) Polycom