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 Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 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 Sussex 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 19 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 163 145 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.49% 16.08% 18.22%
As % of the Vendors category 41.06% 47.08% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 133 134 157
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
397 308 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 27.98% 34.15% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 314 262 310
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
South East

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -4 139 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Hove - 10 £45,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea -5 3 - -
Lewes -3 2 £27,500 -33.33%
Eastbourne - 1 £33,500 - 4
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 157 (60.62%) MS Excel
2 110 (42.47%) SQL Server
3 101 (39.00%) C#
4 98 (37.84%) .NET
5 88 (33.98%) Degree
6 86 (33.20%) ASP.NET
7 79 (30.50%) Windows
8 71 (27.41%) SQL
9 62 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (22.78%) Visual Studio
11 55 (21.24%) TDD
12 51 (19.69%) HTML
13 46 (17.76%) Internet
14 41 (15.83%) Front Office
14 41 (15.83%) SMTP
14 41 (15.83%) IMail Server
15 38 (14.67%) MS Office
16 32 (12.36%) JavaScript
16 32 (12.36%) MVC
16 32 (12.36%) BDD
17 31 (11.97%) Computer Science
17 31 (11.97%) XML
18 30 (11.58%) jQuery
19 29 (11.20%) Data Management
20 28 (10.81%) Dutch Language
20 28 (10.81%) German Language
20 28 (10.81%) MS Exchange
21 25 (9.65%) .NET Framework
22 22 (8.49%) Active Directory
22 22 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 28 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.70%) IIS
3 5 (1.93%) SAS
4 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 157 (60.62%) MS Excel
2 38 (14.67%) MS Office
3 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (17.76%) Internet
2 41 (15.83%) SMTP
3 8 (3.09%) VLAN
4 7 (2.70%) SAN
4 7 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.70%) VPN
5 6 (2.32%) DNS
5 6 (2.32%) VoIP
5 6 (2.32%) DHCP
5 6 (2.32%) FTP
5 6 (2.32%) Wireshark
5 6 (2.32%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (2.32%) DSL
5 6 (2.32%) SSH
5 6 (2.32%) OpenVPN
6 4 (1.54%) WAN
7 3 (1.16%) LAN
7 3 (1.16%) NAS
7 3 (1.16%) Firewall
8 1 (0.39%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (42.47%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (8.49%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 7 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.32%) MySQL
8 5 (1.93%) QlikView
9 4 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.77%) MS Access
10 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.39%) OLTP
11 1 (0.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 59 (22.78%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.02%) Hudson
3 13 (5.02%) SpecFlow
3 13 (5.02%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.02%) NUnit
3 13 (5.02%) Subversion
3 13 (5.02%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (3.09%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 41 (15.83%) Front Office
2 28 (10.81%) Dutch Language
2 28 (10.81%) German Language
3 15 (5.79%) Finance
4 6 (2.32%) Marketing
5 2 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Law
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (45.17%) Developer
2 95 (36.68%) Analyst
3 54 (20.85%) Support Analyst
4 44 (16.99%) .NET Developer
5 40 (15.44%) C# Developer
6 26 (10.04%) Support Engineer
7 22 (8.49%) Software Developer
7 22 (8.49%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (7.34%) Agile .NET Developer
8 19 (7.34%) Database Analyst
9 18 (6.95%) Systems Analyst
10 17 (6.56%) Systems Support
10 17 (6.56%) Systems Support Analyst
10 17 (6.56%) Systems Support Engineer
11 16 (6.18%) SQL DBA
11 16 (6.18%) Administrator
11 16 (6.18%) DBA
12 15 (5.79%) Applications Support
13 14 (5.41%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (37.84%) .NET
2 86 (33.20%) ASP.NET
3 51 (19.69%) HTML
4 31 (11.97%) XML
5 30 (11.58%) jQuery
6 25 (9.65%) .NET Framework
7 19 (7.34%) Web Services
8 16 (6.18%) LINQ
9 14 (5.41%) CSS
10 13 (5.02%) WCF
10 13 (5.02%) WinForms
11 12 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (3.09%) Ajax
13 7 (2.70%) SOAP
14 6 (2.32%) LAMP
15 5 (1.93%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (1.93%) AngularJS
16 4 (1.54%) SubSonic
16 4 (1.54%) HTML5
16 4 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.97%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.93%) Data Extraction
4 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.16%) Social Media
6 2 (0.77%) Copywriting
6 2 (0.77%) Clustering
6 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.39%) PMI
7 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.39%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 79 (30.50%) Windows
2 9 (3.47%) Linux
3 8 (3.09%) Android
3 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.77%) VMS
6 2 (0.77%) OpenVMS
6 2 (0.77%) OS/400
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (21.24%) TDD
3 32 (12.36%) BDD
3 32 (12.36%) MVC
4 29 (11.20%) Data Management
5 21 (8.11%) Scrum
6 18 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (6.18%) OO
8 15 (5.79%) Project Management
9 13 (5.02%) Database Tuning
10 12 (4.63%) Web Development
10 12 (4.63%) Software Engineering
10 12 (4.63%) ERP
11 9 (3.47%) Waterfall
11 9 (3.47%) Automation Testing
12 8 (3.09%) OOP
13 7 (2.70%) ITIL
13 7 (2.70%) Data Privacy
14 6 (2.32%) Service Delivery
15 5 (1.93%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.00%) C#
2 71 (27.41%) SQL
3 32 (12.36%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.34%) VB
5 18 (6.95%) VB.NET
5 18 (6.95%) VB6
6 15 (5.79%) PHP
7 11 (4.25%) C++
7 11 (4.25%) Java
8 9 (3.47%) VC++
9 7 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.32%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.93%) VBScript
12 2 (0.77%) VBA
13 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (33.98%) Degree
2 22 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (7.34%) MCDBA
4 3 (1.16%) ISEB
4 3 (1.16%) MCSA
5 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.77%) MCSE
6 1 (0.39%) HND
6 1 (0.39%) CCNA
6 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.09%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (15.83%) IMail Server
2 22 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.47%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.32%) Postfix
5 5 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.16%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.39%) vSphere
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (7.72%) VMware
2 12 (4.63%) Infor
2 12 (4.63%) Oracle
2 12 (4.63%) SAP
3 10 (3.86%) HP
4 9 (3.47%) Citrix
5 7 (2.70%) Cisco
6 6 (2.32%) Polycom
6 6 (2.32%) Adobe
7 2 (0.77%) Intel
7 2 (0.77%) IBM
7 2 (0.77%) Cognos
8 1 (0.39%) Progress
8 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.39%) Dell
8 1 (0.39%) Google
8 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.39%) Panasonic
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Hastings, Sussex
TheSmartList
Salary: Circa DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Hastings, Sussex
TheSmartList
Salary: Circa DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Eastbourne, Sussex
TheSmartList
Salary: Circa DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Eastbourne, Sussex
TheSmartList
Salary: Circa DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, BUPA, 25 days hol
Posted: 12 days ago