Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1026 1593 1768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.17% 21.13% 19.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.44% 65.69% 61.67%
Number of salaries quoted 910 1427 1641
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1670 2425 2867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 29.57% 32.17% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 2130 2554
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,225 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,025 £62,500
South East median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 17 August 2017.

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 17 August 2017. 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 -1 177 £33,125 -11.67% 14
Woking +4 103 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Leatherhead +2 78 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Reigate -8 44 £50,000 +25.00%
Epsom +3 40 £23,250 -22.50% 1
Walton-on-Thames 0 39 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Redhill -10 39 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Staines +22 35 £70,000 +50.54% 1
Weybridge +2 29 £29,000 -9.38% 7
Godalming -9 25 £21,750 -48.82% 1
Chertsey -2 24 £26,000 -38.82% 3
Farnham -3 20 £29,000 -10.77% 1
Egham -30 20 £35,000 +22.81%
Cobham +5 18 £44,000 -8.33%
Dorking -12 10 £22,500 -18.92%
Camberley -14 7 £34,000 -15.00%
Esher - 5 £26,500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £21,000 -
Caterham -2 2 £57,500 +27.78%
Horley - 2 £27,500 -
Cranleigh 0 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Lightwater - 1 £33,500 -
Lingfield - 1 £40,000 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Windows.

1 434 (42.30%) Active Directory
2 401 (39.08%) Microsoft
3 365 (35.58%) Windows Server
4 314 (30.60%) VMware
5 270 (26.32%) Linux
6 251 (24.46%) SQL
7 239 (23.29%) SQL Server
8 216 (21.05%) Office 365
9 206 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 203 (19.79%) MS Exchange
11 184 (17.93%) Windows 7
12 181 (17.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 177 (17.25%) Firewall
14 176 (17.15%) Microsoft Office
15 173 (16.86%) TCP/IP
16 170 (16.57%) ITIL
17 168 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
18 162 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
19 160 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
20 157 (15.30%) Finance
21 147 (14.33%) Microsoft Azure
22 146 (14.23%) Cisco
23 145 (14.13%) PowerShell
24 142 (13.84%) C#
25 138 (13.45%) Python
26 135 (13.16%) Degree
27 126 (12.28%) MCSE
27 126 (12.28%) Java
28 122 (11.89%) Software Engineering
29 120 (11.70%) Citrix

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
1 203 (19.79%) MS Exchange
2 99 (9.65%) SharePoint
3 58 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (5.46%) IIS
5 54 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (3.70%) Apache
7 34 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 29 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (1.85%) Skype for Business
10 17 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (1.56%) Tomcat
12 14 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.49%) CMS
15 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.39%) Umbraco
16 3 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.29%) nginx
17 2 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 176 (17.15%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.66%) Exstream
2 17 (1.66%) Teamcenter
3 7 (0.68%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.29%) assyst
6 2 (0.19%) Epicor Vantage
7 1 (0.097%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 216 (21.05%) Office 365
2 147 (14.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.22%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (2.92%) IaaS
6 29 (2.83%) PaaS
7 21 (2.05%) SaaS
8 17 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.68%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.097%) Akamai
12 1 (0.097%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.097%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.097%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.097%) G Suite
12 1 (0.097%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.097%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 177 (17.25%) Firewall
2 173 (16.86%) TCP/IP
3 118 (11.50%) LAN
4 114 (11.11%) WAN
5 92 (8.97%) DNS
6 69 (6.73%) SAN
7 65 (6.34%) VoIP
8 60 (5.85%) VPN
9 58 (5.65%) Internet
10 41 (4.00%) DHCP
10 41 (4.00%) NAS
10 41 (4.00%) Network Security
11 30 (2.92%) VLAN
12 25 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (2.24%) Wireless
14 21 (2.05%) Skype
15 16 (1.56%) FTP
15 16 (1.56%) OSPF
15 16 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (1.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 29 (2.83%) Big Data
4 26 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.05%) MySQL
7 18 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 18 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 18 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
9 16 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.27%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.97%) Redis
12 10 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.78%) OLAP
13 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (3.12%) Git (software)
2 29 (2.83%) Jenkins
3 27 (2.63%) Selenium
4 22 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.95%) JIRA
6 19 (1.85%) Visual Studio
7 18 (1.75%) InstallShield
7 18 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
8 15 (1.46%) NUnit
9 11 (1.07%) Moq
9 11 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.78%) Subversion
11 5 (0.49%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.49%) ReSharper
12 4 (0.39%) Clang
12 4 (0.39%) GCC
13 3 (0.29%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 157 (15.30%) Finance
2 72 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 46 (4.48%) Aerospace
4 42 (4.09%) Automotive
5 27 (2.63%) Marketing
6 21 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.85%) Electronics
8 17 (1.66%) Military
9 16 (1.56%) Retail
10 14 (1.36%) Advertising
10 14 (1.36%) Law
11 11 (1.07%) Banking
12 7 (0.68%) Legal
13 5 (0.49%) Back Office
14 4 (0.39%) French Language
14 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.29%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
15 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 174 (16.96%) Analyst
2 132 (12.87%) IT Support
3 121 (11.79%) Developer
4 117 (11.40%) Support Engineer
5 91 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 90 (8.77%) Support Analyst
7 82 (7.99%) Service Analyst
7 82 (7.99%) Service Desk Analyst
8 79 (7.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 73 (7.12%) IT Engineer
10 71 (6.92%) Administrator
11 65 (6.34%) C# Developer
12 58 (5.65%) Service Desk Support
13 57 (5.56%) IT Analyst
14 51 (4.97%) Team Leader
15 48 (4.68%) IT Support Engineer
16 46 (4.48%) Desktop Support
16 46 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
17 44 (4.29%) IT Support Analyst
18 43 (4.19%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (11.50%) .NET
2 74 (7.21%) ASP.NET
3 63 (6.14%) CSS
4 46 (4.48%) WPF
5 42 (4.09%) XML
6 38 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (3.70%) HTML
7 35 (3.41%) jQuery
8 31 (3.02%) .NET Framework
9 27 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (2.53%) AngularJS
11 23 (2.24%) RESTful
12 20 (1.95%) Spring
12 20 (1.95%) WinForms
13 19 (1.85%) React
14 17 (1.66%) XSLT
15 16 (1.56%) WCF
16 13 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 13 (1.27%) NHibernate
17 12 (1.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (5.85%) Computer Science
2 53 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 46 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.53%) User Experience
6 25 (2.44%) Driving Licence
7 23 (2.24%) Blackberry
8 22 (2.14%) Private Cloud
9 18 (1.75%) iPhone
10 14 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.17%) Clustering
11 12 (1.17%) iPad
12 11 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (1.07%) Streaming Music
13 9 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
13 9 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
14 8 (0.78%) Fintech
14 8 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 365 (35.58%) Windows Server
2 270 (26.32%) Linux
3 184 (17.93%) Windows 7
4 168 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 160 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 106 (10.33%) Unix
7 98 (9.55%) Windows 10
8 93 (9.06%) Windows 8
9 40 (3.90%) Solaris
10 34 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (2.73%) Android
12 26 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (2.44%) Apple iOS
14 23 (2.24%) CentOS
14 23 (2.24%) Mac OS X
14 23 (2.24%) Windows XP
15 19 (1.85%) Ubuntu
16 16 (1.56%) SUSE
17 7 (0.68%) Debian
18 5 (0.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (16.57%) ITIL
2 162 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (11.89%) Software Engineering
4 98 (9.55%) Scrum
5 76 (7.41%) Project Management
6 60 (5.85%) DevOps
7 55 (5.36%) MVC
8 50 (4.87%) Mentoring
9 49 (4.78%) PRINCE2
10 44 (4.29%) Test Automation
11 43 (4.19%) High Availability
12 38 (3.70%) CRM
12 38 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
13 37 (3.61%) OO
14 34 (3.31%) Load Balancing
14 34 (3.31%) UML
15 33 (3.22%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (3.22%) Time Management
16 30 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
17 29 (2.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 251 (24.46%) SQL
2 145 (14.13%) PowerShell
3 142 (13.84%) C#
4 138 (13.45%) Python
5 126 (12.28%) Java
6 102 (9.94%) C
7 94 (9.16%) C++
8 83 (8.09%) Perl
9 61 (5.95%) JavaScript
10 52 (5.07%) Bash Shell
11 48 (4.68%) Ruby
12 40 (3.90%) T-SQL
13 31 (3.02%) PHP
14 17 (1.66%) Bourne shell
15 16 (1.56%) Embedded C++
16 15 (1.46%) VB
17 12 (1.17%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.07%) Embedded C
18 11 (1.07%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 181 (17.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 135 (13.16%) Degree
3 126 (12.28%) MCSE
4 95 (9.26%) Security Cleared
5 65 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (6.14%) CCNA
7 62 (6.04%) SC Cleared
8 55 (5.36%) MCSA
9 45 (4.39%) MCP
10 33 (3.22%) DBS Check
11 30 (2.92%) Citrix Certification
12 28 (2.73%) CCA
13 27 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (2.63%) MCITP
14 26 (2.53%) CCNP
14 26 (2.53%) ISTQB
15 23 (2.24%) ISEB
16 18 (1.75%) PMI Certification
17 17 (1.66%) APMG
17 17 (1.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.12%) SLA
2 41 (4.00%) QA
3 14 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.78%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.097%) BS7799
7 1 (0.097%) FISMA
7 1 (0.097%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 434 (42.30%) Active Directory
2 206 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (10.43%) Hyper-V
4 68 (6.63%) vSphere
5 41 (4.00%) XenApp
6 21 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 14 (1.36%) Docker
9 11 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.39%) Firmware
13 4 (0.39%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.39%) NFS
14 3 (0.29%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.19%) Xen
15 2 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 101 (9.84%) SCCM
2 47 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (3.90%) Puppet
4 30 (2.92%) Ansible
5 21 (2.05%) SCOM
6 17 (1.66%) Backup Exec
7 12 (1.17%) FortiGate
8 11 (1.07%) Nagios
9 10 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (0.97%) WSUS
10 8 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (0.78%) Opsview
10 8 (0.78%) SCDPM
10 8 (0.78%) XenMobile
11 7 (0.68%) Pingdom
11 7 (0.68%) vCenter Server
12 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (0.58%) NetVault Backup
13 4 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 401 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 314 (30.60%) VMware
3 146 (14.23%) Cisco
4 120 (11.70%) Citrix
5 92 (8.97%) HP
6 71 (6.92%) Red Hat
7 49 (4.78%) Oracle
8 46 (4.48%) Apple
9 26 (2.53%) Google
10 20 (1.95%) Dell
11 19 (1.85%) Veeam
12 18 (1.75%) ArcSight
12 18 (1.75%) Jaspersoft
13 17 (1.66%) Hortonworks
13 17 (1.66%) OpenText
14 16 (1.56%) Juniper
15 15 (1.46%) SAP
16 14 (1.36%) F5
16 14 (1.36%) NetApp
16 14 (1.36%) ServiceNow