The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 71 125 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 31.42% 33.42% 35.95%
As % of the Vendors category 62.28% 63.13% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 45 107 115
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 114 198 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 50.44% 52.94% 58.91%
Number of salaries quoted 79 174 187
Median salary £38,000 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +31.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Woking

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Woking.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Woking

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Woking over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Woking region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 87 (51.48%) Windows
2 72 (42.60%) SQL
3 64 (37.87%) SharePoint
4 57 (33.73%) SQL Server
4 57 (33.73%) Microsoft Office
4 57 (33.73%) ITIL
5 52 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 49 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (21.89%) SLA
9 35 (20.71%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (18.93%) .NET
11 29 (17.16%) MCSE
12 26 (15.38%) Release Management
13 25 (14.79%) LAN
13 25 (14.79%) WAN
13 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
14 24 (14.20%) ASP.NET
14 24 (14.20%) SAN
14 24 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (13.61%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (13.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (13.61%) Statistics
15 23 (13.61%) Citrix
16 22 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
16 22 (13.02%) Back Office
16 22 (13.02%) Active Directory
16 22 (13.02%) MS Exchange
16 22 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 64 (37.87%) SharePoint
2 22 (13.02%) MS Exchange
3 17 (10.06%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (9.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.14%) CMS
7 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (33.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (11.24%) IaaS
3 19 (11.24%) Office 365
3 19 (11.24%) PaaS
4 16 (9.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (5.92%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (3.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.79%) LAN
1 25 (14.79%) WAN
2 24 (14.20%) SAN
3 17 (10.06%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.10%) DHCP
4 12 (7.10%) DNS
5 9 (5.33%) VPN
6 8 (4.73%) NAS
7 5 (2.96%) X.25
8 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (33.73%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (13.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (11.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (4.14%) Big Data
7 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.59%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (8.88%) JIRA
2 7 (4.14%) NUnit
2 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) MSBuild
General
1 22 (13.02%) Back Office
2 5 (2.96%) Marketing
3 4 (2.37%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.78%) Advertising
4 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.18%) French Language
6 1 (0.59%) German Language
6 1 (0.59%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (24.85%) Analyst
2 33 (19.53%) Applications Support
3 25 (14.79%) Administrator
4 23 (13.61%) Developer
5 21 (12.43%) Service Analyst
5 21 (12.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (11.83%) DBA
6 20 (11.83%) SQL DBA
7 19 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (11.24%) Support Analyst
8 18 (10.65%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (10.06%) SharePoint Administrator
10 16 (9.47%) Cloud Engineer
10 16 (9.47%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (8.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (8.88%) SQL Analyst
11 15 (8.88%) SQL Support Analyst
12 14 (8.28%) Applications Engineer
12 14 (8.28%) Applications Support Engineer
12 14 (8.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.93%) .NET
2 24 (14.20%) ASP.NET
3 21 (12.43%) CSS
4 15 (8.88%) XSLT
5 11 (6.51%) HTML
6 9 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (4.73%) Software Packaging
7 8 (4.73%) Web Services
8 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (4.14%) WCF
8 7 (4.14%) WPF
9 5 (2.96%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.78%) CSS3
10 3 (1.78%) HTML5
10 3 (1.78%) jQuery
11 2 (1.18%) Ajax
11 2 (1.18%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.47%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (9.47%) Private Cloud
3 5 (2.96%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.96%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.96%) iPad
4 4 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.37%) iPhone
5 3 (1.78%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.78%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.78%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.59%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (51.48%) Windows
2 52 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 22 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (11.83%) Windows 7
5 12 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.96%) Linux
7 4 (2.37%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.73%) ITIL
2 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (20.71%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (15.38%) Release Management
5 23 (13.61%) Statistics
6 22 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (12.43%) CRM
7 21 (12.43%) ITIL V3
8 20 (11.83%) High Availability
9 18 (10.65%) Process Improvement
10 16 (9.47%) IT Strategy
10 16 (9.47%) Network Design
11 12 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (7.10%) Workflow
12 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (5.33%) Case Management
13 9 (5.33%) MVC
13 9 (5.33%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.73%) BDD
14 8 (4.73%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (42.60%) SQL
2 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
3 20 (11.83%) PowerShell
4 18 (10.65%) C#
5 9 (5.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.78%) VB
7 1 (0.59%) C++
7 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (17.16%) MCSE
3 16 (9.47%) MCITP
3 16 (9.47%) MCTS
3 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.47%) Security Cleared
4 15 (8.88%) MCP
5 14 (8.28%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (7.10%) MCDST
6 12 (7.10%) MCSA
7 11 (6.51%) Degree
8 8 (4.73%) CCA
8 8 (4.73%) CCAA
8 8 (4.73%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.18%) CCNA
9 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (21.89%) SLA
2 18 (10.65%) QA
3 3 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (13.02%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.83%) XenApp
3 8 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.18%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (11.24%) SCCM
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (4.73%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (13.61%) Citrix
2 16 (9.47%) Google
3 14 (8.28%) Cisco
4 9 (5.33%) Oracle
5 8 (4.73%) 3PAR
5 8 (4.73%) CommVault
5 8 (4.73%) DataCore
5 8 (4.73%) HP
5 8 (4.73%) VMware
6 6 (3.55%) Avaya
7 4 (2.37%) Nokia
8 3 (1.78%) Teradata
9 2 (1.18%) Lotus
10 1 (0.59%) Infor
10 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
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