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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 20 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 156 101 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.69% 14.17% 13.16%
As % of the Vendors category 48.90% 41.74% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 130 95 102
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £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
319 242 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.96% 33.94% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 266 210 241
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 31 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Brighton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 146 (61.34%) MS Excel
2 104 (43.70%) C#
3 103 (43.28%) .NET
4 97 (40.76%) SQL Server
5 95 (39.92%) ASP.NET
6 75 (31.51%) Windows
6 75 (31.51%) Degree
7 62 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (24.79%) Visual Studio
9 58 (24.37%) TDD
10 53 (22.27%) HTML
11 52 (21.85%) SQL
12 51 (21.43%) Internet
13 43 (18.07%) IMail Server
13 43 (18.07%) Front Office
13 43 (18.07%) SMTP
14 36 (15.13%) XML
15 34 (14.29%) BDD
16 33 (13.87%) JavaScript
17 32 (13.45%) MVC
18 30 (12.61%) MS Office
19 28 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (11.34%) .NET Framework
20 27 (11.34%) Dutch Language
20 27 (11.34%) German Language
20 27 (11.34%) jQuery
21 24 (10.08%) VB
21 24 (10.08%) MS Exchange
22 23 (9.66%) Web Services
22 23 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (10.08%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.20%) IIS
3 5 (2.10%) SAS
4 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.42%) CMS
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 146 (61.34%) MS Excel
2 30 (12.61%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (21.43%) Internet
2 43 (18.07%) SMTP
3 11 (4.62%) VLAN
4 9 (3.78%) DSL
4 9 (3.78%) DHCP
4 9 (3.78%) FTP
4 9 (3.78%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.78%) VPN
4 9 (3.78%) DNS
4 9 (3.78%) VoIP
4 9 (3.78%) SSH
4 9 (3.78%) Wireshark
4 9 (3.78%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (3.78%) OpenVPN
5 6 (2.52%) WAN
5 6 (2.52%) Firewall
6 5 (2.10%) SAN
6 5 (2.10%) LAN
7 3 (1.26%) NAS
8 1 (0.42%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (40.76%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (8.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (6.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (5.46%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 9 (3.78%) MySQL
8 8 (3.36%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.10%) QlikView
11 2 (0.84%) MS Access
11 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 59 (24.79%) Visual Studio
2 28 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (5.88%) NUnit
3 14 (5.88%) Subversion
3 14 (5.88%) Hudson
3 14 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 14 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.52%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (2.52%) Selenium
General
1 43 (18.07%) Front Office
2 27 (11.34%) Dutch Language
2 27 (11.34%) German Language
3 16 (6.72%) Finance
4 5 (2.10%) Marketing
5 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 117 (49.16%) Developer
2 79 (33.19%) Analyst
3 57 (23.95%) Support Analyst
4 45 (18.91%) .NET Developer
5 43 (18.07%) C# Developer
6 26 (10.92%) Support Engineer
6 26 (10.92%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (9.24%) Agile .NET Developer
8 21 (8.82%) Systems Support
8 21 (8.82%) Software Developer
8 21 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
8 21 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (8.40%) Systems Support Analyst
9 20 (8.40%) Systems Analyst
10 14 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (5.88%) Applications Support
11 13 (5.46%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (5.04%) Administrator
13 11 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
13 11 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (43.28%) .NET
2 95 (39.92%) ASP.NET
3 53 (22.27%) HTML
4 36 (15.13%) XML
5 27 (11.34%) .NET Framework
5 27 (11.34%) jQuery
6 23 (9.66%) Web Services
7 15 (6.30%) WCF
8 14 (5.88%) LINQ
8 14 (5.88%) WinForms
9 13 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (5.04%) CSS
11 10 (4.20%) SOAP
12 9 (3.78%) LAMP
13 6 (2.52%) XSD
13 6 (2.52%) WSDL
13 6 (2.52%) Ajax
14 4 (1.68%) SubSonic
14 4 (1.68%) XSL
14 4 (1.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.10%) Data Extraction
2 5 (2.10%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.68%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.26%) Social Media
5 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.84%) Clustering
5 2 (0.84%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.42%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.42%) PMI
6 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 75 (31.51%) Windows
2 11 (4.62%) Linux
3 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.52%) Android
5 5 (2.10%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (24.37%) TDD
3 34 (14.29%) BDD
4 32 (13.45%) MVC
5 22 (9.24%) Scrum
6 20 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (6.30%) Web Development
8 12 (5.04%) OO
9 11 (4.62%) Project Management
10 10 (4.20%) Software Engineering
11 9 (3.78%) Automation Testing
12 7 (2.94%) Waterfall
13 6 (2.52%) OOP
13 6 (2.52%) Test Management
13 6 (2.52%) Software Testing
14 5 (2.10%) Data Management
14 5 (2.10%) Unit Testing
14 5 (2.10%) DSDM
14 5 (2.10%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (2.10%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 104 (43.70%) C#
2 52 (21.85%) SQL
3 33 (13.87%) JavaScript
4 24 (10.08%) VB
5 21 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 21 (8.82%) VB6
6 18 (7.56%) PHP
7 13 (5.46%) C++
8 11 (4.62%) Java
9 9 (3.78%) VC++
9 9 (3.78%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.94%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.10%) VBScript
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (31.51%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) ISEB
3 2 (0.84%) MCSE
3 2 (0.84%) MCSA
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.52%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (18.07%) IMail Server
2 15 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.78%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.78%) Postfix
4 5 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.84%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) SCOM
2 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (7.98%) VMware
2 11 (4.62%) Citrix
3 10 (4.20%) HP
3 10 (4.20%) Cisco
4 9 (3.78%) Polycom
5 4 (1.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.42%) Google
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.42%) Panasonic
6 1 (0.42%) Progress
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