The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 23 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 124 65 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.42% 7.90% 11.29%
As % of the Vendors category 35.84% 39.63% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 121 52 74
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Vendors Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 164 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 34.67% 19.93% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 302 126 239
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Brighton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 140 (56.68%) MS Excel
2 102 (41.30%) Windows
3 97 (39.27%) C#
4 87 (35.22%) .NET
5 78 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 70 (28.34%) MS Office
7 65 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (24.70%) Degree
9 56 (22.67%) MVC
10 48 (19.43%) SQL Server
11 40 (16.19%) TDD
12 39 (15.79%) jQuery
13 37 (14.98%) JavaScript
13 37 (14.98%) MCP
14 36 (14.57%) HTML
14 36 (14.57%) Visual Studio
15 33 (13.36%) Active Directory
16 32 (12.96%) CSS
16 32 (12.96%) SQL
16 32 (12.96%) OO
17 31 (12.55%) VMware
17 31 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (11.74%) MS Exchange
19 28 (11.34%) Web Development
20 27 (10.93%) WCF
21 26 (10.53%) .NET Framework
22 25 (10.12%) Computer Science
22 25 (10.12%) Finance
23 23 (9.31%) VB
23 23 (9.31%) VB6

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (11.74%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (5.67%) Lync
6 13 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.24%) IIS
8 6 (2.43%) CMS
9 3 (1.21%) Kentico
10 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 140 (56.68%) MS Excel
2 70 (28.34%) MS Office
3 6 (2.43%) MS Project
4 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) assyst
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.62%) SaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.10%) Internet
2 16 (6.48%) SMTP
3 11 (4.45%) WAN
4 10 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.64%) Unified Communications
6 7 (2.83%) MPLS
6 7 (2.83%) LAN
6 7 (2.83%) VoIP
7 5 (2.02%) Firewall
8 3 (1.21%) Broadband
8 3 (1.21%) VPN
9 2 (0.81%) DNS
9 2 (0.81%) DSL
9 2 (0.81%) FTP
9 2 (0.81%) DHCP
9 2 (0.81%) WLAN
9 2 (0.81%) Wireless
9 2 (0.81%) SSH
9 2 (0.81%) VLAN
9 2 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 16 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.24%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.02%) MS Access
9 2 (0.81%) MySQL
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (14.57%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.86%) Eclipse
4 10 (4.05%) Moq
5 9 (3.64%) JIRA
6 3 (1.21%) NUnit
7 2 (0.81%) Subversion
7 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.40%) Trac
8 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 25 (10.12%) Finance
2 16 (6.48%) Front Office
3 8 (3.24%) Dutch Language
3 8 (3.24%) German Language
4 6 (2.43%) Games
5 4 (1.62%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Back Office
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 106 (42.91%) Developer
2 69 (27.94%) .NET Developer
3 43 (17.41%) C# Developer
4 40 (16.19%) Support Engineer
5 28 (11.34%) IT Support
6 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (9.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (8.91%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 22 (8.91%) 1st Line Support
9 20 (8.10%) Senior Developer
10 19 (7.69%) Analyst
11 17 (6.88%) Support Analyst
11 17 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (6.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (6.48%) Help Desk Engineer
13 15 (6.07%) IT Support Engineer
14 14 (5.67%) Software Developer
15 13 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
15 13 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
16 12 (4.86%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (35.22%) .NET
2 78 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 39 (15.79%) jQuery
4 36 (14.57%) HTML
5 32 (12.96%) CSS
6 27 (10.93%) WCF
7 26 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 19 (7.69%) HTML5
9 13 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 12 (4.86%) Ajax
11 10 (4.05%) LINQ
11 10 (4.05%) XML
11 10 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (3.24%) Entity Framework
12 8 (3.24%) CSS3
13 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (1.21%) NHibernate
14 3 (1.21%) ADO.NET
14 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (0.81%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.12%) Computer Science
2 7 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.43%) Open Source
4 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.62%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.21%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (1.21%) EPoS
7 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (41.30%) Windows
2 22 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (6.88%) Linux
4 16 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (6.07%) Android
6 11 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (22.67%) MVC
3 40 (16.19%) TDD
4 32 (12.96%) OO
5 28 (11.34%) Web Development
6 22 (8.91%) BDD
7 21 (8.50%) Scrum
8 17 (6.88%) Software Engineering
9 16 (6.48%) OOP
10 15 (6.07%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.07%) Network Architecture
11 14 (5.67%) ITIL
12 11 (4.45%) Project Management
13 7 (2.83%) Software Testing
14 6 (2.43%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (2.43%) Validation
14 6 (2.43%) E-Commerce
14 6 (2.43%) OOD
15 5 (2.02%) PRINCE2
15 5 (2.02%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 97 (39.27%) C#
2 37 (14.98%) JavaScript
3 32 (12.96%) SQL
4 23 (9.31%) VB6
4 23 (9.31%) VB
5 20 (8.10%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.86%) Java
7 10 (4.05%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.83%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.43%) Python
10 5 (2.02%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.21%) XAML
12 2 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (24.70%) Degree
2 37 (14.98%) MCP
3 9 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (3.64%) CCNA
4 4 (1.62%) JNCIA
5 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.81%) MCSE
6 2 (0.81%) MCSA
6 2 (0.81%) CCNP
7 1 (0.40%) PMP
7 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCTS
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.40%) ISEB
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (13.36%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.48%) IMail Server
4 15 (6.07%) VMware Server
5 4 (1.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.62%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.81%) Postfix
7 2 (0.81%) XenServer
8 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) SCCM
1 3 (1.21%) SCOM
2 2 (0.81%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (12.55%) VMware
2 16 (6.48%) Cisco
3 10 (4.05%) Citrix
4 6 (2.43%) HP
5 5 (2.02%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.62%) ForgeRock
6 4 (1.62%) Remedy
6 4 (1.62%) Juniper
6 4 (1.62%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.62%) Akamai
7 3 (1.21%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.21%) EMC
7 3 (1.21%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.21%) Mitel
8 2 (0.81%) Polycom
9 1 (0.40%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.40%) Sophos
9 1 (0.40%) Dell
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