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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 11.63% 6.90% 14.04%
As % of the Vendors category 20.83% 14.81% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £61,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £46,250
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 Sussex region.

Vendors Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 55.81% 46.55% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 20
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sussex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Replication
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) MOF
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
1 2 (15.38%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
2 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) RavenDB
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) OLTP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) NUnit
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) ReSharper
1 2 (15.38%) WATIR
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (15.38%) Moq
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) NCrunch
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) WiX
2 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support
1 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
1 2 (15.38%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) MSMQ
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) Spring.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) StructureMap
2 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (15.38%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
3 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) MOF
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Intune
2 2 (15.38%) SCOrch
2 2 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (15.38%) SCSM
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
1 2 (15.38%) Endeca
1 2 (15.38%) Google
1 2 (15.38%) Coremetrics
1 2 (15.38%) Unica
1 2 (15.38%) RedPrairie
1 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
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