The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Hove 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 36.84% 4.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 63.64% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Hove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 57.89% 45.45% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
East Sussex

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hove region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hove

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hove region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hove

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hove

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Hove region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Hove

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hove 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 6 (85.71%) Data Management
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) MCDBA
1 6 (85.71%) ERP
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Infor
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Database Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hove 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 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) DBA
2 6 (85.71%) SQL DBA
2 6 (85.71%) Database Analyst
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analyst
3 5 (71.43%) Server Analyst
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Management
1 6 (85.71%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCDBA
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Infor
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix