The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 3.23% 20.00% 8.00%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 59.09% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -34.78%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 Sussex region.

Vendors Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 54.84% 33.85% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 14
Median salary £48,750 £47,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.72% -14.54%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the Sussex region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Sussex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) 3G
2 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (60.00%) Sophos
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) iPhone
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) 3G
1 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate Desktop Support
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate IT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate IT Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate IT Support
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate IT Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate Software Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate Software Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
1 3 (60.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (60.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Tufin