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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 15 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 125 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 13.74% 5.73% 9.33%
As % of the Vendors category 45.79% 27.15% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 123 35 68
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £24,649 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £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
273 151 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.00% 21.09% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 232 112 197
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 132 (53.66%) MS Excel
2 108 (43.90%) C#
3 107 (43.50%) .NET
4 94 (38.21%) ASP.NET
5 84 (34.15%) Windows
6 77 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (30.89%) SQL Server
8 61 (24.80%) Degree
9 52 (21.14%) TDD
10 51 (20.73%) MVC
11 50 (20.33%) MS Office
12 47 (19.11%) SQL
13 42 (17.07%) HTML
14 41 (16.67%) Visual Studio
15 38 (15.45%) VMware
15 38 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 33 (13.41%) JavaScript
17 32 (13.01%) VB
17 32 (13.01%) Active Directory
18 30 (12.20%) XML
18 30 (12.20%) Web Development
19 28 (11.38%) VB6
20 27 (10.98%) jQuery
20 27 (10.98%) CSS
20 27 (10.98%) MS Exchange
21 25 (10.16%) VB.NET
21 25 (10.16%) Computer Science
21 25 (10.16%) .NET Framework
21 25 (10.16%) Finance
21 25 (10.16%) BDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 27 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (5.69%) Lync
3 12 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.25%) CMS
6 8 (3.25%) IIS
7 7 (2.85%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.22%) Kentico
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 132 (53.66%) MS Excel
2 50 (20.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.81%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) Tridion
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.22%) SaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.54%) Internet
2 15 (6.10%) SMTP
3 11 (4.47%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.07%) VoIP
5 9 (3.66%) Unified Communications
6 8 (3.25%) DHCP
6 8 (3.25%) DNS
7 6 (2.44%) VPN
7 6 (2.44%) WAN
8 5 (2.03%) FTP
8 5 (2.03%) DSL
8 5 (2.03%) SSH
8 5 (2.03%) VLAN
8 5 (2.03%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.03%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.03%) OpenVPN
9 4 (1.63%) LAN
10 3 (1.22%) Broadband
10 3 (1.22%) Firewall
10 3 (1.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (30.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (8.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (8.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 17 (6.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.03%) MySQL
8 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.03%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.22%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) OLAP
11 1 (0.41%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 41 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 38 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.66%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.25%) Moq
5 7 (2.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (2.85%) Selenium
6 5 (2.03%) JIRA
7 4 (1.63%) Subversion
8 2 (0.81%) NUnit
8 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.41%) Trac
9 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (10.16%) Finance
2 15 (6.10%) Front Office
3 6 (2.44%) Games
4 4 (1.63%) Dutch Language
4 4 (1.63%) German Language
5 3 (1.22%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (47.15%) Developer
2 79 (32.11%) .NET Developer
3 38 (15.45%) C# Developer
4 35 (14.23%) Analyst
5 34 (13.82%) Support Engineer
6 28 (11.38%) IT Support
6 28 (11.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (10.57%) Support Analyst
8 24 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.35%) Agile .NET Developer
10 18 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (7.32%) Applications Support
11 16 (6.50%) IT Support Analyst
12 14 (5.69%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (5.28%) Software Developer
13 13 (5.28%) 1st Line Support
13 13 (5.28%) Senior Developer
13 13 (5.28%) 1st Line Support Engineer
14 12 (4.88%) Systems Support
14 12 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (43.50%) .NET
2 94 (38.21%) ASP.NET
3 42 (17.07%) HTML
4 30 (12.20%) XML
5 27 (10.98%) CSS
5 27 (10.98%) jQuery
6 25 (10.16%) .NET Framework
7 24 (9.76%) WCF
8 16 (6.50%) Web Services
9 13 (5.28%) HTML5
10 11 (4.47%) LINQ
11 9 (3.66%) Ajax
12 8 (3.25%) CSS3
13 5 (2.03%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.03%) WSDL
13 5 (2.03%) LAMP
13 5 (2.03%) XSD
13 5 (2.03%) SOAP
14 4 (1.63%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.03%) Open Source
3 4 (1.63%) Data Integration
3 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (1.22%) EPoS
4 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.81%) FlexPod
5 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.41%) Replication
6 1 (0.41%) Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (34.15%) Windows
2 24 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (7.72%) Linux
4 16 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.88%) Android
7 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.14%) TDD
3 51 (20.73%) MVC
4 30 (12.20%) Web Development
5 25 (10.16%) BDD
6 19 (7.72%) OO
7 18 (7.32%) Scrum
8 13 (5.28%) Software Engineering
8 13 (5.28%) Software Testing
9 9 (3.66%) Network Architecture
10 8 (3.25%) Waterfall
10 8 (3.25%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.25%) ITIL
11 7 (2.85%) E-Commerce
11 7 (2.85%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (2.85%) Test Management
11 7 (2.85%) Test Planning
12 6 (2.44%) Validation
13 5 (2.03%) Project Management
13 5 (2.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (43.90%) C#
2 47 (19.11%) SQL
3 33 (13.41%) JavaScript
4 32 (13.01%) VB
5 28 (11.38%) VB6
6 25 (10.16%) VB.NET
7 16 (6.50%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.47%) Java
9 10 (4.07%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.07%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.44%) Python
10 6 (2.44%) XAML
10 6 (2.44%) PHP
11 2 (0.81%) VBA
12 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 61 (24.80%) Degree
2 22 (8.94%) MCP
3 8 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.85%) ISEB
5 6 (2.44%) CCNA
6 3 (1.22%) CCNP
6 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) VTSP
7 2 (0.81%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.81%) CCDP
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.41%) MCSA
8 1 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 32 (13.01%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.10%) IMail Server
4 9 (3.66%) VMware Server
5 6 (2.44%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.03%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.03%) Postfix
6 5 (2.03%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.22%) vSphere
8 3 (1.22%) XenApp
9 1 (0.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.22%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.22%) WSUS
2 3 (1.22%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.81%) SCCM
3 2 (0.81%) SCOM
3 2 (0.81%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 38 (15.45%) VMware
2 20 (8.13%) Cisco
3 18 (7.32%) HP
4 13 (5.28%) Citrix
5 8 (3.25%) NetApp
6 7 (2.85%) EMC
7 5 (2.03%) IBM
7 5 (2.03%) Polycom
8 4 (1.63%) Dell
9 3 (1.22%) Mitel
9 3 (1.22%) Veritas
9 3 (1.22%) McAfee
9 3 (1.22%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.22%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.81%) Google
10 2 (0.81%) Juniper
11 1 (0.41%) Vignette
11 1 (0.41%) Adobe
11 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.41%) Sophos
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago