The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lewes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 10.64% 25.00% 41.67%
As % of the Vendors category 13.51% 75.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £23,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lewes region.

Vendors Category
Lewes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lewes 78.72% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% -34.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Lewes

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Lewes

Microsoft
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lewes 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) VMware ESX
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Websense
3 5 (31.25%) Back Office
3 5 (31.25%) IronPort
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Clustering
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lewes 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (31.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) IT Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) DBA
5 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 7 (43.75%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) IronPort
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Websense