The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 17 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 144 122 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.83% 12.90% 15.69%
As % of the Vendors category 39.67% 37.20% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 133 112 159
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £44,700 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
South East

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

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
363 328 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.83% 34.67% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 324 282 304
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in East Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Microsoft
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +2 125 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Lewes -7 9 £27,500 -17.29% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea -3 4 - -
Eastbourne -5 2 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Hove - 1 £19,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

1 167 (52.85%) MS Excel
2 124 (39.24%) .NET
2 124 (39.24%) SQL Server
3 118 (37.34%) C#
4 110 (34.81%) Windows
5 106 (33.54%) ASP.NET
6 92 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (25.63%) SQL
8 80 (25.32%) Degree
9 60 (18.99%) Visual Studio
10 56 (17.72%) HTML
11 52 (16.46%) TDD
12 50 (15.82%) VMware
12 50 (15.82%) Internet
13 48 (15.19%) MVC
14 46 (14.56%) MS Exchange
15 43 (13.61%) XML
16 39 (12.34%) Front Office
16 39 (12.34%) SMTP
16 39 (12.34%) IMail Server
17 38 (12.03%) MS Office
18 37 (11.71%) VB
19 36 (11.39%) JavaScript
19 36 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
20 35 (11.08%) .NET Framework
21 34 (10.76%) BDD
21 34 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 33 (10.44%) Active Directory
23 32 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 31 (9.81%) VB.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 46 (14.56%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.43%) IIS
3 10 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.22%) CMS
5 6 (1.90%) Lync
6 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.27%) SAS
8 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.95%) Kentico
9 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 167 (52.85%) MS Excel
2 38 (12.03%) MS Office
3 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.27%) ProductWriter
3 3 (0.95%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.63%) Tridion
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.90%) SaaS
1 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (15.82%) Internet
2 39 (12.34%) SMTP
3 17 (5.38%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.06%) VoIP
4 16 (5.06%) DHCP
4 16 (5.06%) DNS
5 15 (4.75%) VLAN
6 14 (4.43%) SAN
7 13 (4.11%) FTP
7 13 (4.11%) VPN
7 13 (4.11%) DSL
7 13 (4.11%) SSH
7 13 (4.11%) OpenVPN
7 13 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (4.11%) Wireshark
8 9 (2.85%) WAN
9 8 (2.53%) LAN
10 7 (2.22%) Firewall
11 3 (0.95%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.95%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (7.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (6.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 13 (4.11%) MySQL
8 11 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.63%) MS Access
12 2 (0.63%) OLAP
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 60 (18.99%) Visual Studio
2 36 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.80%) Selenium
3 12 (3.80%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (3.16%) Subversion
5 8 (2.53%) SpecFlow
5 8 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (2.53%) NUnit
6 7 (2.22%) Hudson
6 7 (2.22%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.58%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.32%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.32%) Moq
General
1 39 (12.34%) Front Office
2 24 (7.59%) Finance
3 20 (6.33%) Dutch Language
3 20 (6.33%) German Language
4 5 (1.58%) Marketing
5 2 (0.63%) Advertising
5 2 (0.63%) Publishing
5 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Law
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Games
6 1 (0.32%) Electronics
6 1 (0.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 136 (43.04%) Developer
2 89 (28.16%) Analyst
3 61 (19.30%) Support Analyst
4 60 (18.99%) .NET Developer
5 41 (12.97%) C# Developer
6 34 (10.76%) Support Engineer
7 33 (10.44%) Administrator
7 33 (10.44%) Systems Engineer
8 29 (9.18%) Systems Support
9 28 (8.86%) Systems Support Engineer
10 27 (8.54%) Agile .NET Developer
11 26 (8.23%) Systems Analyst
12 25 (7.91%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (7.59%) Systems Support Analyst
14 23 (7.28%) IT Administrator
14 23 (7.28%) IT Support
15 19 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
15 19 (6.01%) Software Developer
16 18 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support
16 18 (5.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (39.24%) .NET
2 106 (33.54%) ASP.NET
3 56 (17.72%) HTML
4 43 (13.61%) XML
5 35 (11.08%) .NET Framework
6 28 (8.86%) Web Services
7 25 (7.91%) WCF
8 24 (7.59%) jQuery
9 21 (6.65%) CSS
10 17 (5.38%) SOAP
11 14 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.11%) LAMP
13 10 (3.16%) LINQ
13 10 (3.16%) XSD
13 10 (3.16%) WSDL
14 8 (2.53%) WinForms
15 7 (2.22%) HTML5
16 5 (1.58%) Ajax
16 5 (1.58%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (1.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.53%) Clustering
4 7 (2.22%) Social Media
5 5 (1.58%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.63%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.63%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.32%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.32%) Replication
9 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 110 (34.81%) Windows
2 30 (9.49%) Linux
3 23 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.48%) Android
6 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (16.46%) TDD
3 48 (15.19%) MVC
4 34 (10.76%) BDD
5 23 (7.28%) Web Development
6 16 (5.06%) Scrum
7 15 (4.75%) Software Testing
8 14 (4.43%) Software Engineering
8 14 (4.43%) Data Management
9 13 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (3.80%) Test Planning
10 12 (3.80%) Test Management
10 12 (3.80%) OO
11 9 (2.85%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (2.85%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (2.85%) Automation Testing
12 8 (2.53%) Validation
12 8 (2.53%) Change Management
13 7 (2.22%) Waterfall
14 6 (1.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 118 (37.34%) C#
2 81 (25.63%) SQL
3 37 (11.71%) VB
4 36 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 31 (9.81%) VB.NET
6 30 (9.49%) VB6
7 18 (5.70%) T-SQL
8 17 (5.38%) PHP
9 16 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.43%) C++
11 12 (3.80%) Java
12 9 (2.85%) VC++
13 7 (2.22%) VBA
14 6 (1.90%) VBScript
15 3 (0.95%) Python
15 3 (0.95%) XAML
15 3 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (25.32%) Degree
2 12 (3.80%) ISEB
3 10 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.90%) MCDBA
4 6 (1.90%) MCP
4 6 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.27%) MCSA
5 4 (1.27%) CCNA
6 2 (0.63%) VTSP
6 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) MCSE
6 2 (0.63%) CCDP
6 2 (0.63%) CCNP
7 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.32%) HND
7 1 (0.32%) MCITP
7 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 39 (12.34%) IMail Server
2 33 (10.44%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.11%) Postfix
5 9 (2.85%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.22%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.90%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.95%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.95%) XenApp
8 3 (0.95%) vSphere
8 3 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.95%) WSUS
2 3 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (0.95%) SCOrch
2 3 (0.95%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 50 (15.82%) VMware
2 26 (8.23%) Cisco
3 20 (6.33%) HP
3 20 (6.33%) Citrix
4 13 (4.11%) Polycom
5 8 (2.53%) NetApp
6 7 (2.22%) EMC
7 6 (1.90%) Infor
7 6 (1.90%) Oracle
7 6 (1.90%) SAP
8 5 (1.58%) IBM
8 5 (1.58%) Cognos
9 4 (1.27%) Adobe
10 3 (0.95%) McAfee
10 3 (0.95%) Dell
10 3 (0.95%) Veritas
10 3 (0.95%) Google
10 3 (0.95%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.95%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.95%) Xamarin
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