The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Grinstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 64.29% 25.00% 56.00%
As % of the Vendors category 90.00% 38.10% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 12
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £34,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £49,750
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 East Grinstead region.

Vendors Category
East Grinstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 71.43% 65.63% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 15
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

Microsoft
Salary Trend in East Grinstead

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in East Grinstead

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in East Grinstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the East Grinstead region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in East Grinstead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
4 5 (33.33%) NetApp
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) ITSM
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) Office 365
6 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Web Design
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Grinstead 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (20.00%) WCF
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (20.00%) REST
1 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Citrix
1 5 (33.33%) NetApp
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) Apple