Period
to 15 January 2021

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 6 months to 15 January 2021 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
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 4 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 88 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Woking 25.42% 34.24% 17.68%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 60.27% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 71 36
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +11.65% +8.42%
10th Percentile £30,125 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £76,250
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.32% -2.22% -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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Woking.

All Vendors
Woking
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 30 146 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 50.85% 56.81% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 107 55
Median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £29,125 £31,250 £25,300
90th Percentile £80,125 £85,000 £66,000
Surrey median annual salary £54,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.00% +5.26% -2.06%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Woking.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Woking

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Woking

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Woking.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Woking

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Woking

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in Woking over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Woking

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Woking region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) Azure
1 10 (66.67%) Office 365
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) SAML
7 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) IPv4
7 3 (20.00%) Identity Management
7 3 (20.00%) VLAN
7 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing

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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Azure
1 10 (66.67%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Azure Functions
3 3 (20.00%) GitHub
3 3 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Logic Apps
3 3 (20.00%) OneDrive
3 3 (20.00%) PaaS
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Serverless
3 3 (20.00%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) IPv4
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Cosmos DB
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Python Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SAML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Backlog Refinement
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (20.00%) Microservices
3 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
1 2 (13.33%) QA
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) ConnectWise
3 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com