The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 East Grinstead 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 23.53% 33.33% 18.75%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 50.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
East Grinstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 41.18% 66.67% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 20
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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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 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in East Grinstead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) Content Management
2 6 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (50.00%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) Ektron
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) Redis
2 6 (50.00%) Bing Maps
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) XHTML
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Back Office
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
1 6 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Development Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) RESTful
1 6 (50.00%) HTML5
1 6 (50.00%) Bing Maps
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) XHTML
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Content Management
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
1 6 (50.00%) Ektron
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware