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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 15.79% 27.27% 41.18%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 46.15% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £23,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
8 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Grinstead 42.11% 59.09% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Average salary £23,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
5 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (41.67%) ITSM
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) vSphere
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (16.67%) XenApp
8 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
8 2 (16.67%) Office 365
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (16.67%) SLA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) NetApp
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Apple