The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Brighton region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 32 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 77 89 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.93% 12.13% 9.47%
As % of the Vendors category 38.89% 30.80% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 64 83 70
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
198 289 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 20.39% 39.37% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 153 271 238
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
East Sussex

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 16 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 70 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 64 (53.33%) .NET
2 64 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 61 (50.83%) C#
4 60 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (35.00%) TDD
7 40 (33.33%) Degree
8 27 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (22.50%) Windows
9 26 (21.67%) HTML
9 26 (21.67%) Scrum
10 23 (19.17%) BDD
11 22 (18.33%) Visual Studio
11 22 (18.33%) XML
12 20 (16.67%) MS Office
13 19 (15.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (15.00%) JavaScript
15 16 (13.33%) SQL
15 16 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (11.67%) jQuery
16 14 (11.67%) DSDM
16 14 (11.67%) SMTP
17 13 (10.83%) Internet
17 13 (10.83%) Finance
18 12 (10.00%) IMail Server
18 12 (10.00%) Front Office
19 11 (9.17%) WinForms
19 11 (9.17%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (5.83%) SAS
2 6 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.33%) IIS
4 3 (2.50%) MTS
4 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 70 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 20 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) Stata
3 2 (1.67%) SPSS
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.67%) SMTP
2 13 (10.83%) Internet
3 3 (2.50%) DHCP
3 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (1.67%) VoIP
4 2 (1.67%) IMAP
5 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.83%) NAS
5 1 (0.83%) SAN
5 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.17%) QlikView
6 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 22 (18.33%) Visual Studio
2 19 (15.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.67%) Hudson
3 8 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 8 (6.67%) Subversion
3 8 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (0.83%) MSI
4 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (10.83%) Finance
2 12 (10.00%) Front Office
3 9 (7.50%) Dutch Language
3 9 (7.50%) German Language
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (55.83%) Developer
2 38 (31.67%) .NET Developer
3 35 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 29 (24.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (20.83%) Analyst
6 18 (15.00%) Web Developer
7 14 (11.67%) Support Analyst
8 13 (10.83%) C# Web Developer
8 13 (10.83%) .NET Web Developer
9 12 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.50%) Software Developer
12 8 (6.67%) Support Engineer
12 8 (6.67%) Applications Support
12 8 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
13 6 (5.00%) VB Developer
13 6 (5.00%) VB6 Developer
13 6 (5.00%) MI Analyst
13 6 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
14 5 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (53.33%) .NET
2 60 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (21.67%) HTML
4 22 (18.33%) XML
5 14 (11.67%) jQuery
6 11 (9.17%) WinForms
6 11 (9.17%) Web Services
7 9 (7.50%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.67%) LINQ
9 6 (5.00%) CSS
9 6 (5.00%) WCF
10 5 (4.17%) SubSonic
10 5 (4.17%) Velocity
10 5 (4.17%) XHTML
11 3 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (2.50%) ADO.NET
11 3 (2.50%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.17%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.67%) Economics
3 2 (1.67%) Statistics
3 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.50%) Windows
2 10 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Android
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.00%) TDD
3 26 (21.67%) Scrum
4 23 (19.17%) BDD
5 16 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.67%) DSDM
7 9 (7.50%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.67%) User Stories
8 8 (6.67%) Pair Programming
9 6 (5.00%) RDF
9 6 (5.00%) OO
9 6 (5.00%) Project Management
9 6 (5.00%) Data Management
10 5 (4.17%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.17%) Kanban
10 5 (4.17%) MVC
10 5 (4.17%) OOP
11 4 (3.33%) Release Management
12 3 (2.50%) Data Migration
12 3 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (50.83%) C#
2 18 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (13.33%) SQL
4 10 (8.33%) VB
4 10 (8.33%) VB6
5 9 (7.50%) PHP
6 7 (5.83%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.83%) PL/1
8 1 (0.83%) VBA
8 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) VBScript
8 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) CCNA
3 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.83%) MCSA
3 1 (0.83%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.00%) IMail Server
2 10 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.83%) vSphere
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) SCOM
1 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (5.83%) VMware
2 6 (5.00%) HP
3 4 (3.33%) Cisco
4 3 (2.50%) Avaya
5 2 (1.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.83%) Symantec
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.83%) Sun
6 1 (0.83%) Dell
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
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