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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 14 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 132 185 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.97% 13.02% 16.00%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 45.23% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 121 158 112
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
297 409 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.17% 28.78% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 270 348 240
Average salary £43,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 0 90 £31,250 -13.19% 9
Lewes +3 21 £42,000 +52.72%
Bexhill-On-Sea +5 2 £41,250 -
Hove -5 2 £35,000 +84.21% 2
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 155 (58.94%) MS Excel
2 88 (33.46%) Windows
3 81 (30.80%) SQL Server
4 78 (29.66%) .NET
5 75 (28.52%) C#
6 65 (24.71%) MS Office
6 65 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (21.67%) ASP.NET
8 56 (21.29%) Degree
9 48 (18.25%) MVC
10 47 (17.87%) SQL
10 47 (17.87%) Internet
11 43 (16.35%) SMTP
12 40 (15.21%) IMail Server
13 39 (14.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 39 (14.83%) jQuery
14 38 (14.45%) Front Office
15 35 (13.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 32 (12.17%) TDD
16 32 (12.17%) OO
17 31 (11.79%) SQL Server 2012
18 30 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
19 28 (10.65%) Project Management
20 27 (10.27%) JavaScript
20 27 (10.27%) Visual Studio
21 26 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
22 25 (9.51%) Performance Monitoring
22 25 (9.51%) SQL Server 2005
22 25 (9.51%) Clustering
23 24 (9.13%) Change Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.56%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (2.28%) Moodle
4 6 (2.28%) IIS
5 4 (1.52%) Confluence
6 3 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.14%) Apache
6 3 (1.14%) CMS
6 3 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.76%) Facebook Platform
7 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.76%) SAS
7 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.76%) Kentico
8 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 155 (58.94%) MS Excel
2 65 (24.71%) MS Office
3 19 (7.22%) MS Visio
4 15 (5.70%) MS Project
5 7 (2.66%) Photoshop
5 7 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (2.28%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.84%) SaaS
2 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) PaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (17.87%) Internet
2 43 (16.35%) SMTP
3 17 (6.46%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.18%) LAN
5 10 (3.80%) WAN
5 10 (3.80%) DNS
6 9 (3.42%) VoIP
7 8 (3.04%) Wireshark
8 7 (2.66%) SSH
9 5 (1.90%) Firewall
9 5 (1.90%) SAN
10 4 (1.52%) Wireless
11 3 (1.14%) NAS
11 3 (1.14%) PBX
11 3 (1.14%) DHCP
11 3 (1.14%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.76%) FTP
12 2 (0.76%) LDAP
12 2 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (30.80%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (13.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 31 (11.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (9.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (4.18%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.80%) MySQL
11 8 (3.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (1.14%) MS Access
14 3 (1.14%) DB2
14 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.76%) OLAP
15 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (10.27%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.18%) Eclipse
3 11 (4.18%) NUnit
4 10 (3.80%) Moq
5 9 (3.42%) ERwin
6 8 (3.04%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.66%) JIRA
8 2 (0.76%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 38 (14.45%) Front Office
2 22 (8.37%) Finance
2 22 (8.37%) Dutch Language
3 17 (6.46%) German Language
4 10 (3.80%) Marketing
5 9 (3.42%) Back Office
6 7 (2.66%) Law
7 3 (1.14%) Legal
7 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.14%) Advertising
8 2 (0.76%) Retail
8 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Greek Language
9 1 (0.38%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (27.00%) Developer
2 41 (15.59%) C# Developer
3 35 (13.31%) Analyst
4 34 (12.93%) .NET Developer
5 31 (11.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (10.65%) Support Engineer
7 24 (9.13%) DBA
8 23 (8.75%) Consultant
9 22 (8.37%) IT Support
10 21 (7.98%) Support Analyst
11 20 (7.60%) SQL DBA
11 20 (7.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (7.22%) SQL Server DBA
12 19 (7.22%) Project Manager
13 16 (6.08%) Architect
14 15 (5.70%) Applications Support
14 15 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support
14 15 (5.70%) IT Support Analyst
15 13 (4.94%) Software Engineer
15 13 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (29.66%) .NET
2 57 (21.67%) ASP.NET
3 39 (14.83%) jQuery
4 23 (8.75%) .NET Framework
5 21 (7.98%) HTML
6 18 (6.84%) Entity Framework
7 17 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (6.08%) XML
9 12 (4.56%) Ajax
9 12 (4.56%) Web Services
9 12 (4.56%) CSS
9 12 (4.56%) WCF
10 11 (4.18%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.80%) NHibernate
11 10 (3.80%) WinForms
12 9 (3.42%) Dapper ORM
13 7 (2.66%) XML Schema
14 6 (2.28%) XSLT
14 6 (2.28%) HTML5
14 6 (2.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.51%) Clustering
2 22 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.84%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.66%) E-Learning
6 6 (2.28%) Learning Management System
7 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.52%) PMI
8 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.76%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.76%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.76%) PKI
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) User Experience
10 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) Social Media
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 88 (33.46%) Windows
2 12 (4.56%) Linux
3 11 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.80%) Windows Vista
5 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.66%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.90%) Android
8 4 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.76%) SUSE
9 2 (0.76%) Solaris
10 1 (0.38%) VMS
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.38%) UNIX
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.38%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.25%) MVC
3 32 (12.17%) TDD
3 32 (12.17%) OO
4 28 (10.65%) Project Management
5 26 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (9.51%) Performance Monitoring
7 24 (9.13%) Change Management
8 21 (7.98%) Scrum
9 15 (5.70%) Web Development
10 14 (5.32%) Software Engineering
10 14 (5.32%) BDD
11 13 (4.94%) Waterfall
12 11 (4.18%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.18%) Content Management
13 10 (3.80%) CRM
13 10 (3.80%) OOD
14 9 (3.42%) Data Modelling
14 9 (3.42%) PRINCE2
14 9 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 75 (28.52%) C#
2 47 (17.87%) SQL
3 27 (10.27%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.04%) Java
4 8 (3.04%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.04%) PHP
5 6 (2.28%) C
6 3 (1.14%) VB6
6 3 (1.14%) VB
7 2 (0.76%) Perl
7 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.76%) Python
7 2 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.38%) R
8 1 (0.38%) Ruby
8 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (21.29%) Degree
2 16 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.18%) MCP
4 9 (3.42%) MCSE
5 6 (2.28%) PMP
5 6 (2.28%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.14%) CITP
6 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.76%) ISEB
7 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.76%) CCNP
7 2 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) CCDA
8 1 (0.38%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.38%) MCTS
8 1 (0.38%) CWTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.52%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (15.21%) IMail Server
2 13 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.28%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.38%) vMotion
3 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (3.80%) VMware
2 9 (3.42%) Cisco
3 7 (2.66%) Oracle
4 6 (2.28%) Adobe
4 6 (2.28%) Google
5 4 (1.52%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (1.52%) Citrix
6 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.14%) Facebook
6 3 (1.14%) Twitter
6 3 (1.14%) Hummingbird
7 2 (0.76%) 3PAR
7 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.76%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.76%) Avaya
7 2 (0.76%) Sun
7 2 (0.76%) HP
7 2 (0.76%) Sybase
7 2 (0.76%) Cognos
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa40-55k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 20-25000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; between 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £42- £45k DOE + Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago