Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 60 120 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 19.67% 30.00% 28.25%
As % of the Vendors category 48.78% 62.18% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 56 89 183
Woking median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +18.42%
10th Percentile £24,125 £28,700 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% +5.88%

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 123 193 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 40.33% 48.25% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 110 149 349
Woking median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,300 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £64,000 £62,750
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +4.40% - +1.11%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

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 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (33.33%) Office 365
3 18 (30.00%) .NET
3 18 (30.00%) Windows
4 17 (28.33%) C#
5 16 (26.67%) SQL
5 16 (26.67%) Citrix
6 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
7 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 11 (18.33%) MVC
9 10 (16.67%) Advertising
9 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 9 (15.00%) CRM
10 9 (15.00%) ITIL
11 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
11 8 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (13.33%) jQuery
12 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (11.67%) Finance
12 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
12 7 (11.67%) LAN
12 7 (11.67%) WAN
13 6 (10.00%) CSS
13 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
13 6 (10.00%) VMware
13 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving

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 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.33%) Office 365
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.00%) Yammer
5 2 (3.33%) SaaS
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.67%) IaaS
6 1 (1.67%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.67%) PaaS
6 1 (1.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) LAN
1 7 (11.67%) WAN
2 5 (8.33%) DHCP
2 5 (8.33%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) Intranet
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.67%) NAS
5 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.67%) SAN
5 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) Power BI
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.67%) OLAP
3 4 (6.67%) OLTP
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.00%) MS Access
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (16.67%) Advertising
2 7 (11.67%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (6.67%) DBA
5 4 (6.67%) Network Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) jQuery
3 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.00%) CSS
4 6 (10.00%) REST
5 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.67%) WCF
5 4 (6.67%) WPF
6 3 (5.00%) WF
7 2 (3.33%) HTML
8 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.67%) Ajax
8 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.67%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.67%) RESTful
8 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) MVC
2 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.00%) CRM
3 9 (15.00%) ITIL
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.67%) ERP
7 4 (6.67%) ETL
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.00%) Innovative Thinking
8 3 (5.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
8 3 (5.00%) Presales
8 3 (5.00%) Web Development
9 2 (3.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 2 (3.33%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) C#
2 16 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.33%) C
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.67%) MCSE
3 3 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (3.33%) CCDP
4 2 (3.33%) CCNA
4 2 (3.33%) CCNP
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) XenApp
3 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.33%) MetaFrame
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) SCCM
2 4 (6.67%) SCOM
3 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Citrix
2 6 (10.00%) VMware
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Intel
5 2 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (1.67%) Dell
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Symantec