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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 15 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 129 41 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 14.48% 6.37% 10.50%
As % of the Vendors category 44.33% 32.28% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 128 32 71
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
291 127 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 32.66% 19.72% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 256 87 223
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 February 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 141 (57.09%) MS Excel
2 102 (41.30%) C#
2 102 (41.30%) Windows
3 94 (38.06%) .NET
4 82 (33.20%) ASP.NET
5 63 (25.51%) SQL Server
5 63 (25.51%) MS Office
6 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (24.29%) Degree
8 56 (22.67%) MVC
9 42 (17.00%) TDD
10 40 (16.19%) Visual Studio
10 40 (16.19%) HTML
11 39 (15.79%) VMware
12 38 (15.38%) SQL
12 38 (15.38%) Active Directory
13 37 (14.98%) JavaScript
14 35 (14.17%) jQuery
15 32 (12.96%) CSS
16 31 (12.55%) MS Exchange
16 31 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (12.15%) MCP
17 30 (12.15%) Web Development
18 29 (11.74%) OO
19 28 (11.34%) WCF
20 27 (10.93%) Computer Science
21 26 (10.53%) .NET Framework
21 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
22 25 (10.12%) VB
22 25 (10.12%) VB.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (12.55%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (6.48%) Lync
5 15 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.24%) IIS
8 7 (2.83%) CMS
9 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.21%) Kentico
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 141 (57.09%) MS Excel
2 63 (25.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Project
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) assyst
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.62%) SaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.07%) Internet
2 12 (4.86%) WAN
3 11 (4.45%) SMTP
3 11 (4.45%) Unified Communications
4 10 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.24%) LAN
6 7 (2.83%) VoIP
6 7 (2.83%) MPLS
7 6 (2.43%) Firewall
8 5 (2.02%) DNS
8 5 (2.02%) DHCP
9 3 (1.21%) VPN
9 3 (1.21%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.21%) Broadband
10 2 (0.81%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.81%) Wireless
10 2 (0.81%) SSH
10 2 (0.81%) VLAN
10 2 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (8.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 19 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (6.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.83%) Data Mining
8 6 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.62%) MS Access
11 2 (0.81%) MySQL
11 2 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.40%) OLAP
12 1 (0.40%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 40 (16.19%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.86%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.24%) Moq
5 6 (2.43%) JIRA
6 3 (1.21%) Subversion
7 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.40%) NUnit
8 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.40%) Trac
General
1 22 (8.91%) Finance
2 11 (4.45%) Front Office
3 6 (2.43%) Games
4 4 (1.62%) Dutch Language
4 4 (1.62%) German Language
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (44.94%) Developer
2 73 (29.55%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.19%) C# Developer
4 37 (14.98%) Support Engineer
5 28 (11.34%) IT Support
6 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (9.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (8.50%) Analyst
9 19 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 18 (7.29%) 1st Line Support
10 18 (7.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 17 (6.88%) Agile .NET Developer
11 17 (6.88%) Support Analyst
12 16 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (6.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (6.07%) IT Support Engineer
14 13 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
14 13 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
14 13 (5.26%) Software Developer
15 12 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (38.06%) .NET
2 82 (33.20%) ASP.NET
3 40 (16.19%) HTML
4 35 (14.17%) jQuery
5 32 (12.96%) CSS
6 28 (11.34%) WCF
7 26 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 19 (7.69%) HTML5
9 16 (6.48%) XML
10 12 (4.86%) Ajax
11 11 (4.45%) AngularJS
12 10 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (4.05%) LINQ
13 8 (3.24%) CSS3
14 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (1.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 4 (1.62%) Web Services
16 3 (1.21%) ADO.NET
16 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
17 2 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.02%) Open Source
4 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.21%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (1.21%) EPoS
6 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.81%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.40%) Social Media
7 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 102 (41.30%) Windows
2 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (6.88%) Linux
4 17 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.07%) Android
6 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (22.67%) MVC
3 42 (17.00%) TDD
4 30 (12.15%) Web Development
5 29 (11.74%) OO
6 23 (9.31%) BDD
7 20 (8.10%) Scrum
8 18 (7.29%) Software Engineering
9 14 (5.67%) Mentoring
10 13 (5.26%) ITIL
10 13 (5.26%) OOP
11 12 (4.86%) Network Architecture
12 7 (2.83%) E-Commerce
12 7 (2.83%) Project Management
13 6 (2.43%) Validation
13 6 (2.43%) Software Testing
13 6 (2.43%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (2.02%) Software Architecture
14 5 (2.02%) Logistics
15 4 (1.62%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 102 (41.30%) C#
2 38 (15.38%) SQL
3 37 (14.98%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.12%) VB
4 25 (10.12%) VB.NET
5 23 (9.31%) VB6
6 13 (5.26%) Java
7 12 (4.86%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.83%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.43%) Python
10 5 (2.02%) XAML
11 2 (0.81%) PHP
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (24.29%) Degree
2 30 (12.15%) MCP
3 11 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.64%) CCNA
5 4 (1.62%) JNCIA
5 4 (1.62%) CCNP
6 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) VCP4
7 2 (0.81%) VTSP
7 2 (0.81%) CCDP
7 2 (0.81%) MCSA
8 1 (0.40%) MCSE
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 38 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.86%) VMware Server
4 11 (4.45%) IMail Server
5 6 (2.43%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.43%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.02%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.21%) vSphere
8 3 (1.21%) XenApp
9 2 (0.81%) XenServer
9 2 (0.81%) Postfix
10 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.21%) WSUS
1 3 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (1.21%) SCOrch
1 3 (1.21%) XenMobile
2 2 (0.81%) SCCM
2 2 (0.81%) SCOM
2 2 (0.81%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 39 (15.79%) VMware
2 25 (10.12%) Cisco
3 14 (5.67%) HP
4 13 (5.26%) Citrix
5 8 (3.24%) NetApp
6 7 (2.83%) EMC
7 5 (2.02%) IBM
8 4 (1.62%) Dell
8 4 (1.62%) Juniper
8 4 (1.62%) Remedy
8 4 (1.62%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.62%) Akamai
8 4 (1.62%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.62%) ForgeRock
9 3 (1.21%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.21%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.21%) McAfee
9 3 (1.21%) Mitel
9 3 (1.21%) Veritas
10 2 (0.81%) Google
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus a fantastic benefits package.
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Insurance, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Brighton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Brighton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago