The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Burgess Hill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burgess Hill 25.81% 11.11% 27.08%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 75.00% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +137.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Burgess Hill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burgess Hill 45.16% 14.81% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 15
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +72.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £45,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Burgess Hill

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Burgess Hill

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Burgess Hill

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Burgess Hill

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Burgess Hill

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Burgess Hill region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Burgess Hill

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burgess Hill

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burgess Hill 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (47.06%) VoIP
6 8 (47.06%) vSphere
7 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 7 (41.18%) HP
8 6 (35.29%) SAN
8 6 (35.29%) ERP
8 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
8 6 (35.29%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
9 5 (29.41%) C#
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) .NET
9 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (29.41%) TDD
10 3 (17.65%) Subversion
10 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
10 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Burgess Hill by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burgess Hill 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) VoIP
3 7 (41.18%) VPN
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (35.29%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) Modbus
6 2 (11.76%) Profibus
7 1 (5.88%) NAS
7 1 (5.88%) PBX
7 1 (5.88%) ADSL
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) SSL
7 1 (5.88%) OSPF
7 1 (5.88%) BGP
7 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) WiX
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) ERP
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) BS25999
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (47.06%) vSphere
4 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.88%) XenApp
6 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.88%) Firmware
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Sophos
6 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.88%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper