Period
to 17 February 2020

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 17 February 2020 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 5 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 83 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 33.60% 23.41% 17.73%
As % of the Vendors category 61.03% 61.54% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 51 66
Woking median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,000 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year +3.53% -6.08% +10.03%

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 136 78 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 55.06% 38.05% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 106 68 128
Woking median annual salary £58,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.24% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,525 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £66,000 £67,875
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Woking

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 49 (59.04%) Windows
2 41 (49.40%) ITIL
2 41 (49.40%) Citrix
3 33 (39.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (33.73%) Cisco
4 28 (33.73%) Azure
5 26 (31.33%) MCSE
5 26 (31.33%) VMware
6 23 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (25.30%) CCNA
7 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
7 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (24.10%) HP
8 20 (24.10%) Business Continuity
8 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (22.89%) Office 365
9 19 (22.89%) Linux
10 17 (20.48%) Dell
10 17 (20.48%) DHCP
10 17 (20.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
11 16 (19.28%) Windows 7
11 16 (19.28%) Windows 10
11 16 (19.28%) AWS
12 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
12 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
12 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (16.87%) NetApp
13 14 (16.87%) SQL
13 14 (16.87%) Unix

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 10 (12.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.23%) IIS
3 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (33.73%) Azure
2 19 (22.89%) Office 365
3 16 (19.28%) AWS
4 9 (10.84%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.82%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) DHCP
2 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
3 14 (16.87%) Firewall
4 13 (15.66%) DNS
5 10 (12.05%) LAN
5 10 (12.05%) WAN
6 8 (9.64%) Cisco Firepower
7 7 (8.43%) Wireless
8 6 (7.23%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.82%) VLAN
10 3 (3.61%) Internet
11 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.41%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.41%) Network Security
11 2 (2.41%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (2.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.02%) SAP BW
3 5 (6.02%) SAP HANA
4 4 (4.82%) Power BI
4 4 (4.82%) QlikView
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.20%) Selenium
2 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Czech Language
3 1 (1.20%) Automotive
3 1 (1.20%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Analyst
1 14 (16.87%) Consultant
2 13 (15.66%) Service Desk Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (9.64%) Cisco Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Data Centre Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Data Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Consultant
5 7 (8.43%) IT Support
6 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Solutions Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) jQuery
2 6 (7.23%) SOAP
3 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (4.82%) CSS
4 3 (3.61%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) REST
4 3 (3.61%) WCF
5 2 (2.41%) Web Services
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.20%) LINQ
6 1 (1.20%) RESTful
6 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.84%) Client/Server
2 9 (10.84%) iPad
2 9 (10.84%) iPhone
3 8 (9.64%) Public Cloud
4 6 (7.23%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (59.04%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Linux
3 16 (19.28%) Windows 10
3 16 (19.28%) Windows 7
4 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
5 14 (16.87%) Unix
6 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (10.84%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.41%) CentOS
8 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) ITIL
2 20 (24.10%) Business Continuity
3 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (16.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (14.46%) Presales
6 9 (10.84%) Project Management
7 8 (9.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 7 (8.43%) Line Management
9 6 (7.23%) Application Packaging
9 6 (7.23%) Change Control
9 6 (7.23%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.23%) ERP
10 5 (6.02%) Analytics
10 5 (6.02%) Business Analytics
10 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.02%) ETL
10 5 (6.02%) Project Delivery
10 5 (6.02%) TDD
11 4 (4.82%) Data Transformation
11 4 (4.82%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) C#
3 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (39.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (31.33%) MCSE
3 23 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (25.30%) CCNA
5 17 (20.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (14.46%) MCP
7 9 (10.84%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (10.84%) MCDST
8 8 (9.64%) CCNP
9 7 (8.43%) MCSA
10 3 (3.61%) BICSI Certification
10 3 (3.61%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.61%) JNCIS
10 3 (3.61%) LPIC
10 3 (3.61%) RHCE
10 3 (3.61%) VCP6
11 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.20%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.87%) XenApp
3 14 (16.87%) XenDesktop
4 6 (7.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (6.02%) Firmware
6 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) SCOM
3 2 (2.41%) Perfmon
3 2 (2.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (49.40%) Citrix
2 28 (33.73%) Cisco
3 26 (31.33%) VMware
4 20 (24.10%) HP
5 17 (20.48%) Dell
6 14 (16.87%) NetApp
6 14 (16.87%) Nimble Storage
7 8 (9.64%) Mitel
8 5 (6.02%) SAP
9 4 (4.82%) Cognos
9 4 (4.82%) IBM
10 3 (3.61%) Juniper
11 2 (2.41%) Adobe
11 2 (2.41%) CA
11 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
12 1 (1.20%) Oracle