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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 17 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 143 76 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.76% 7.68% 10.93%
As % of the Vendors category 39.72% 28.68% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 124 69 107
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 £21,360 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
360 265 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.11% 26.77% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 278 215 265
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 +15 122 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Bexhill-On-Sea - 11 - -
Lewes -12 5 - -
Hove - 5 £37,500 -
Eastbourne +7 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 168 (53.16%) MS Excel
2 123 (38.92%) .NET
3 120 (37.97%) C#
4 113 (35.76%) Windows
5 109 (34.49%) ASP.NET
6 103 (32.59%) SQL Server
7 89 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (25.95%) Degree
9 70 (22.15%) SQL
10 60 (18.99%) VMware
11 59 (18.67%) MVC
12 54 (17.09%) TDD
13 52 (16.46%) MS Office
14 50 (15.82%) HTML
14 50 (15.82%) Visual Studio
15 47 (14.87%) MS Exchange
15 47 (14.87%) XML
16 46 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
17 42 (13.29%) Active Directory
18 40 (12.66%) VB
19 38 (12.03%) Internet
20 37 (11.71%) JavaScript
21 33 (10.44%) VB6
21 33 (10.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 33 (10.44%) Linux
22 32 (10.13%) BDD
22 32 (10.13%) VB.NET
23 31 (9.81%) .NET Framework
23 31 (9.81%) WCF
23 31 (9.81%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (14.87%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.06%) IIS
3 14 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.85%) Lync
5 9 (2.85%) CMS
5 9 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.58%) SAS
7 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.95%) Kentico
9 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 168 (53.16%) MS Excel
2 52 (16.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.63%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) ProductWriter
2 4 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.63%) Tridion
5 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.03%) Internet
2 26 (8.23%) SMTP
3 23 (7.28%) TCP/IP
4 20 (6.33%) DNS
4 20 (6.33%) DHCP
5 18 (5.70%) VoIP
6 16 (5.06%) VPN
7 15 (4.75%) SAN
8 14 (4.43%) WAN
9 13 (4.11%) FTP
9 13 (4.11%) LAN
9 13 (4.11%) DSL
9 13 (4.11%) SSH
9 13 (4.11%) VLAN
9 13 (4.11%) Wireshark
9 13 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (4.11%) OpenVPN
10 7 (2.22%) Firewall
11 4 (1.27%) Unified Communications
11 4 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (9.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (8.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 24 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (4.11%) MySQL
9 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.90%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.95%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.63%) OLAP
12 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.63%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 50 (15.82%) Visual Studio
2 46 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.80%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (3.80%) Selenium
4 7 (2.22%) Moq
5 6 (1.90%) Subversion
6 5 (1.58%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.27%) NUnit
7 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.27%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.95%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.95%) Hudson
8 3 (0.95%) JIRA
9 1 (0.32%) StarTeam
General
1 26 (8.23%) Front Office
1 26 (8.23%) Finance
2 11 (3.48%) Dutch Language
2 11 (3.48%) German Language
3 5 (1.58%) Marketing
3 5 (1.58%) Games
3 5 (1.58%) Back Office
4 3 (0.95%) Advertising
5 2 (0.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Electronics
6 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 134 (42.41%) Developer
2 79 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 69 (21.84%) Analyst
4 48 (15.19%) Support Analyst
5 44 (13.92%) Support Engineer
6 37 (11.71%) C# Developer
7 30 (9.49%) Systems Engineer
7 30 (9.49%) IT Support
8 27 (8.54%) Agile .NET Developer
8 27 (8.54%) Administrator
9 25 (7.91%) Systems Support
10 24 (7.59%) Systems Support Engineer
11 23 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (6.96%) Applications Support
12 22 (6.96%) Systems Analyst
13 20 (6.33%) Systems Support Analyst
14 19 (6.01%) Senior Developer
15 18 (5.70%) IT Support Analyst
16 17 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
16 17 (5.38%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (38.92%) .NET
2 109 (34.49%) ASP.NET
3 50 (15.82%) HTML
4 47 (14.87%) XML
5 31 (9.81%) .NET Framework
5 31 (9.81%) WCF
6 24 (7.59%) jQuery
6 24 (7.59%) Web Services
6 24 (7.59%) CSS
7 16 (5.06%) SOAP
8 14 (4.43%) LINQ
9 13 (4.11%) LAMP
10 10 (3.16%) WSDL
10 10 (3.16%) XSD
11 8 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.22%) HTML5
13 5 (1.58%) Ajax
13 5 (1.58%) CSS3
14 4 (1.27%) WinForms
15 3 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.16%) Clustering
2 10 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.90%) Algorithms
4 5 (1.58%) Social Media
4 5 (1.58%) Replication
5 4 (1.27%) PKI
5 4 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.63%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.63%) EPoS
7 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 113 (35.76%) Windows
2 33 (10.44%) Linux
3 31 (9.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.48%) Android
7 6 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.95%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (18.67%) MVC
3 54 (17.09%) TDD
4 32 (10.13%) BDD
5 30 (9.49%) Web Development
6 17 (5.38%) Scrum
6 17 (5.38%) Software Testing
7 12 (3.80%) Test Management
7 12 (3.80%) Test Planning
8 11 (3.48%) Software Engineering
9 10 (3.16%) Validation
9 10 (3.16%) Project Management
9 10 (3.16%) Change Management
9 10 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (2.85%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (2.85%) OO
10 9 (2.85%) E-Commerce
10 9 (2.85%) Network Architecture
11 8 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (2.53%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (37.97%) C#
2 70 (22.15%) SQL
3 40 (12.66%) VB
4 37 (11.71%) JavaScript
5 33 (10.44%) VB6
6 32 (10.13%) VB.NET
7 20 (6.33%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.70%) Bash Shell
9 17 (5.38%) PHP
10 10 (3.16%) Java
11 8 (2.53%) VBA
12 7 (2.22%) C++
13 6 (1.90%) XAML
14 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.58%) Python
15 3 (0.95%) VC++
16 2 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (25.95%) Degree
2 20 (6.33%) MCP
3 12 (3.80%) ISEB
4 7 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.58%) CCNA
7 4 (1.27%) CCNP
7 4 (1.27%) MCSE
7 4 (1.27%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.63%) MCSA
9 2 (0.63%) CCDP
9 2 (0.63%) VTSP
10 1 (0.32%) IIBA
10 1 (0.32%) CCDA
10 1 (0.32%) HND
10 1 (0.32%) MCITP
10 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 42 (13.29%) Active Directory
2 31 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.23%) IMail Server
4 13 (4.11%) Postfix
5 9 (2.85%) VMware Server
6 7 (2.22%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.90%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.27%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.95%) XenApp
9 3 (0.95%) vSphere
10 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (0.95%) SCOrch
2 3 (0.95%) XenMobile
2 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.95%) WSUS
2 3 (0.95%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) SCOM
3 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 60 (18.99%) VMware
2 27 (8.54%) Cisco
3 25 (7.91%) HP
4 21 (6.65%) Citrix
5 13 (4.11%) Polycom
6 8 (2.53%) NetApp
7 7 (2.22%) EMC
8 6 (1.90%) Cognos
8 6 (1.90%) Juniper
9 5 (1.58%) IBM
9 5 (1.58%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.58%) McAfee
9 5 (1.58%) Websense
9 5 (1.58%) IronPort
10 4 (1.27%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.27%) Google
10 4 (1.27%) Dell
11 3 (0.95%) Veritas
11 3 (0.95%) Mitel
11 3 (0.95%) SolarWinds
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