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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 33.33% 24.56% -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 37.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
10 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 66.67% 64.91% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 5
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Sussex

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 3 (42.86%) iPhone
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
3 3 (42.86%) Sophos
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) 3G
1 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Graduate
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Software Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Earned Value Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) ISMS
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
1 3 (42.86%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) VMware