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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 18 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 173 129 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.09% 15.81% 18.06%
As % of the Vendors category 43.69% 43.58% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 153 116 180
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
396 296 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.95% 36.27% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 344 258 335
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,750 £51,950
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 153 £36,000 -10.00% 6
Lewes -5 11 £27,500 -33.73%
Eastbourne -11 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Hove - 1 £19,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 174 (54.72%) MS Excel
2 128 (40.25%) SQL Server
3 123 (38.68%) C#
4 121 (38.05%) .NET
5 104 (32.70%) ASP.NET
6 99 (31.13%) Windows
7 97 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (27.99%) Degree
9 84 (26.42%) SQL
10 65 (20.44%) Visual Studio
11 57 (17.92%) HTML
12 56 (17.61%) TDD
13 54 (16.98%) Internet
14 47 (14.78%) XML
15 45 (14.15%) Front Office
15 45 (14.15%) SMTP
15 45 (14.15%) IMail Server
16 44 (13.84%) MVC
17 39 (12.26%) VMware
18 38 (11.95%) MS Exchange
19 36 (11.32%) Computer Science
20 35 (11.01%) VB
21 34 (10.69%) JavaScript
21 34 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
21 34 (10.69%) BDD
22 31 (9.75%) Web Services
22 31 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
23 30 (9.43%) MS Office
23 30 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 29 (9.12%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (11.95%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.09%) IIS
3 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.26%) CMS
5 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Lync
7 2 (0.63%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 174 (54.72%) MS Excel
2 30 (9.43%) MS Office
3 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.63%) Tridion
2 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.89%) SaaS
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (16.98%) Internet
2 45 (14.15%) SMTP
3 14 (4.40%) SAN
4 13 (4.09%) DNS
4 13 (4.09%) DHCP
4 13 (4.09%) VLAN
5 12 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.46%) VPN
6 11 (3.46%) VoIP
6 11 (3.46%) FTP
6 11 (3.46%) SSH
6 11 (3.46%) DSL
6 11 (3.46%) Wireshark
6 11 (3.46%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (3.46%) OpenVPN
7 8 (2.52%) WAN
8 7 (2.20%) Firewall
8 7 (2.20%) LAN
9 3 (0.94%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (40.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (9.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (8.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (7.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (5.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 13 (4.09%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.46%) MySQL
10 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.63%) MS Access
13 2 (0.63%) OLAP
13 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 65 (20.44%) Visual Studio
2 34 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (3.77%) Subversion
3 12 (3.77%) Selenium
4 10 (3.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (3.14%) NUnit
4 10 (3.14%) SpecFlow
5 9 (2.83%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.83%) Hudson
6 8 (2.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.31%) StarTeam
General
1 45 (14.15%) Front Office
2 25 (7.86%) Finance
3 24 (7.55%) Dutch Language
3 24 (7.55%) German Language
4 5 (1.57%) Marketing
5 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Publishing
6 1 (0.31%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Banking
6 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.31%) Law
6 1 (0.31%) Legal
6 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 132 (41.51%) Developer
2 106 (33.33%) Analyst
3 67 (21.07%) Support Analyst
4 56 (17.61%) .NET Developer
5 46 (14.47%) C# Developer
6 33 (10.38%) Administrator
7 32 (10.06%) Systems Engineer
8 30 (9.43%) Support Engineer
8 30 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (9.12%) Systems Support
10 28 (8.81%) Systems Support Engineer
11 27 (8.49%) Agile .NET Developer
11 27 (8.49%) Systems Analyst
12 25 (7.86%) Systems Support Analyst
12 25 (7.86%) IT Administrator
13 22 (6.92%) Software Developer
14 20 (6.29%) DBA
14 20 (6.29%) Applications Support
14 20 (6.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (38.05%) .NET
2 104 (32.70%) ASP.NET
3 57 (17.92%) HTML
4 47 (14.78%) XML
5 31 (9.75%) Web Services
6 29 (9.12%) .NET Framework
7 25 (7.86%) jQuery
8 22 (6.92%) WCF
9 17 (5.35%) CSS
9 17 (5.35%) SOAP
10 13 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.46%) LINQ
11 11 (3.46%) LAMP
12 10 (3.14%) WinForms
12 10 (3.14%) XSD
12 10 (3.14%) WSDL
13 8 (2.52%) Ajax
14 5 (1.57%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (1.57%) AngularJS
15 4 (1.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.52%) Clustering
4 7 (2.20%) Social Media
5 6 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.26%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.63%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.63%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.63%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.31%) Replication
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 99 (31.13%) Windows
2 22 (6.92%) Linux
3 16 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.46%) Android
5 9 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (30.50%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.61%) TDD
3 44 (13.84%) MVC
4 34 (10.69%) BDD
5 20 (6.29%) Web Development
6 19 (5.97%) Scrum
6 19 (5.97%) Data Management
7 17 (5.35%) Software Engineering
8 15 (4.72%) OO
9 12 (3.77%) ERP
9 12 (3.77%) Software Testing
9 12 (3.77%) Test Management
9 12 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (3.77%) Test Planning
10 10 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (2.83%) Automation Testing
12 8 (2.52%) Project Management
13 7 (2.20%) Waterfall
13 7 (2.20%) Database Tuning
13 7 (2.20%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 123 (38.68%) C#
2 84 (26.42%) SQL
3 35 (11.01%) VB
4 34 (10.69%) JavaScript
5 29 (9.12%) VB.NET
6 28 (8.81%) VB6
7 18 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.72%) PHP
8 15 (4.72%) Java
9 14 (4.40%) C++
10 11 (3.46%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.83%) VC++
12 6 (1.89%) VBScript
13 4 (1.26%) VBA
14 3 (0.94%) XAML
15 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 89 (27.99%) Degree
2 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.09%) MCDBA
4 12 (3.77%) ISEB
5 4 (1.26%) MCSA
6 3 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) VTSP
7 2 (0.63%) CCDP
7 2 (0.63%) CCNP
7 2 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.31%) CCNA
8 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 45 (14.15%) IMail Server
2 27 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.46%) Postfix
5 9 (2.83%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.89%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.57%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.57%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.94%) XenApp
9 2 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.94%) SCOrch
2 3 (0.94%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.63%) WSUS
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (12.26%) VMware
2 20 (6.29%) Cisco
2 20 (6.29%) HP
3 17 (5.35%) Citrix
4 12 (3.77%) Oracle
4 12 (3.77%) SAP
4 12 (3.77%) Infor
5 11 (3.46%) Polycom
6 7 (2.20%) NetApp
6 7 (2.20%) Adobe
7 5 (1.57%) IBM
8 4 (1.26%) EMC
9 3 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.63%) McAfee
10 2 (0.63%) Ektron
10 2 (0.63%) Google
10 2 (0.63%) Veritas
10 2 (0.63%) Dell
10 2 (0.63%) Vignette
11 1 (0.31%) Cognos
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago