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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 18 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 172 80 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.55% 8.38% 11.88%
As % of the Vendors category 36.44% 38.28% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 153 57 93
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,000 £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
472 209 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 39.93% 21.88% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 389 159 288
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +11 124 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Bexhill-On-Sea 0 14 - -
Uckfield - 10 £42,500 -
Hove -4 9 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Eastbourne - 7 £37,500 -
Crowborough 0 1 £17,000 -20.93% 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 172 (54.26%) MS Excel
2 128 (40.38%) Windows
3 115 (36.28%) C#
4 105 (33.12%) .NET
5 94 (29.65%) ASP.NET
6 89 (28.08%) MS Office
7 74 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (23.03%) Degree
9 70 (22.08%) MVC
10 66 (20.82%) SQL Server
11 59 (18.61%) JavaScript
12 56 (17.67%) HTML
13 50 (15.77%) VMware
14 48 (15.14%) jQuery
15 46 (14.51%) TDD
16 44 (13.88%) SQL
16 44 (13.88%) Visual Studio
16 44 (13.88%) CSS
16 44 (13.88%) Active Directory
17 43 (13.56%) MS Exchange
18 37 (11.67%) MCP
18 37 (11.67%) OO
18 37 (11.67%) Web Development
19 35 (11.04%) WCF
19 35 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
19 35 (11.04%) Project Management
20 34 (10.73%) .NET Framework
21 33 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
21 33 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2010
22 30 (9.46%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 43 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (4.42%) Lync
6 13 (4.10%) SharePoint
6 13 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.47%) IIS
8 8 (2.52%) SAS
8 8 (2.52%) Moodle
9 7 (2.21%) CMS
10 5 (1.58%) Node.js
11 4 (1.26%) Kentico
12 2 (0.63%) WordPress
12 2 (0.63%) Drupal
13 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 172 (54.26%) MS Excel
2 89 (28.08%) MS Office
3 16 (5.05%) Photoshop
4 8 (2.52%) Adobe Captivate
5 6 (1.89%) MS Project
6 5 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) assyst
1 4 (1.26%) ProductWriter
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.26%) SaaS
3 3 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.26%) WAN
2 20 (6.31%) TCP/IP
2 20 (6.31%) Internet
3 19 (5.99%) LAN
4 16 (5.05%) SMTP
5 14 (4.42%) Firewall
6 12 (3.79%) DHCP
6 12 (3.79%) VPN
6 12 (3.79%) DNS
7 11 (3.47%) SAN
8 10 (3.15%) LDAP
9 9 (2.84%) SSL
9 9 (2.84%) Unified Communications
10 7 (2.21%) MPLS
10 7 (2.21%) VoIP
11 3 (0.95%) Broadband
12 2 (0.63%) WLAN
12 2 (0.63%) FTP
12 2 (0.63%) DSL
12 2 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (20.82%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.99%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 18 (5.68%) MySQL
4 17 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.47%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.52%) Data Mining
9 7 (2.21%) MS Access
10 5 (1.58%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (13.88%) Visual Studio
2 33 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.79%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.15%) JIRA
4 10 (3.15%) Moq
5 7 (2.21%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.95%) NUnit
7 2 (0.63%) Subversion
8 1 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.32%) Trac
8 1 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 30 (9.46%) Finance
2 16 (5.05%) Front Office
3 8 (2.52%) Dutch Language
3 8 (2.52%) German Language
4 7 (2.21%) Back Office
4 7 (2.21%) Retail
5 6 (1.89%) Games
6 5 (1.58%) Marketing
6 5 (1.58%) Advertising
7 3 (0.95%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.95%) Law
8 2 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 127 (40.06%) Developer
2 76 (23.97%) .NET Developer
3 53 (16.72%) C# Developer
4 40 (12.62%) Support Engineer
5 30 (9.46%) IT Support
6 27 (8.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (7.89%) Analyst
7 25 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (7.57%) Senior Developer
9 22 (6.94%) 1st Line Support
9 22 (6.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 19 (5.99%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (5.68%) Support Analyst
12 17 (5.36%) Software Developer
13 16 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
13 16 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (5.05%) Help Desk Engineer
14 15 (4.73%) IT Support Engineer
15 14 (4.42%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (33.12%) .NET
2 94 (29.65%) ASP.NET
3 56 (17.67%) HTML
4 48 (15.14%) jQuery
5 44 (13.88%) CSS
6 35 (11.04%) WCF
7 34 (10.73%) .NET Framework
8 19 (5.99%) HTML5
9 16 (5.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (4.42%) XML
11 13 (4.10%) Ajax
11 13 (4.10%) AngularJS
12 10 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (3.15%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (3.15%) Web Services
12 10 (3.15%) LINQ
13 9 (2.84%) XSLT
14 8 (2.52%) CSS3
15 5 (1.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.15%) Replication
4 10 (3.15%) Clustering
4 10 (3.15%) PKI
5 8 (2.52%) E-Learning
5 8 (2.52%) Learning Management System
6 6 (1.89%) Open Source
7 5 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.58%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.95%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.95%) EPoS
9 3 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.32%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 128 (40.38%) Windows
2 28 (8.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (8.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (5.68%) Linux
5 15 (4.73%) Android
6 7 (2.21%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.63%) UNIX
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (22.08%) MVC
3 46 (14.51%) TDD
4 37 (11.67%) OO
4 37 (11.67%) Web Development
5 35 (11.04%) Project Management
6 28 (8.83%) BDD
7 23 (7.26%) ITIL
7 23 (7.26%) Scrum
8 19 (5.99%) Software Engineering
9 16 (5.05%) OOP
9 16 (5.05%) Mentoring
10 15 (4.73%) Network Architecture
11 13 (4.10%) Content Management
12 12 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (3.47%) Business Continuity
14 10 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (3.15%) Validation
15 8 (2.52%) Data Management
15 8 (2.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 115 (36.28%) C#
2 59 (18.61%) JavaScript
3 44 (13.88%) SQL
4 24 (7.57%) VB
5 23 (7.26%) VB6
6 20 (6.31%) VB.NET
7 15 (4.73%) Java
8 12 (3.79%) PHP
8 12 (3.79%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.52%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.21%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.89%) VBA
11 6 (1.89%) Python
12 5 (1.58%) Ruby
13 3 (0.95%) XAML
14 1 (0.32%) R
14 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 73 (23.03%) Degree
2 37 (11.67%) MCP
3 19 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (5.68%) MCSE
5 16 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (5.05%) CCNA
6 12 (3.79%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.79%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.84%) CCNP
8 7 (2.21%) CCDA
8 7 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.26%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.63%) MCSA
11 1 (0.32%) ISEB
11 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.32%) MCTS
11 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.32%) IIBA
11 1 (0.32%) PMP
11 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (13.88%) Active Directory
2 35 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.05%) IMail Server
4 15 (4.73%) VMware Server
5 6 (1.89%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.26%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.63%) Postfix
8 2 (0.63%) XenServer
9 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (3.79%) SCCM
2 3 (0.95%) SCOM
3 2 (0.63%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 50 (15.77%) VMware
2 23 (7.26%) Cisco
2 23 (7.26%) Juniper
3 16 (5.05%) HP
4 11 (3.47%) Adobe
5 10 (3.15%) Citrix
5 10 (3.15%) 3PAR
6 9 (2.84%) McAfee
7 6 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.58%) Mitel
8 5 (1.58%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.58%) Websense
8 5 (1.58%) IronPort
8 5 (1.58%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.26%) ForgeRock
9 4 (1.26%) Akamai
9 4 (1.26%) Remedy
9 4 (1.26%) Cognos
10 3 (0.95%) Dell
10 3 (0.95%) EMC
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus car allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
PAW Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, pension, 28 days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
LEO Learning
Salary: £30,000 per annum neg.
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £38380.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago