The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 185 264 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.07% 22.49% 22.50%
As % of the Vendors category 30.73% 39.40% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 167 228 270
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
602 670 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.02% 57.07% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 548 602 569
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in West Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Microsoft
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -10 75 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Haywards Heath +2 35 £55,000 +35.80% 3
Horsham +7 27 £27,500 -25.67% 2
Gatwick -8 16 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East Grinstead -8 8 £37,500 +31.57%
Worthing -12 5 £34,000 -9.93% 1
Burgess Hill -27 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 185 (49.47%) C#
2 179 (47.86%) .NET
3 165 (44.12%) SQL Server
4 160 (42.78%) MS Excel
5 156 (41.71%) Windows
6 147 (39.30%) JavaScript
7 133 (35.56%) ASP.NET
8 129 (34.49%) SQL
9 116 (31.02%) MVC
10 100 (26.74%) Active Directory
11 99 (26.47%) CSS
12 98 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
13 95 (25.40%) Finance
14 91 (24.33%) HTML
14 91 (24.33%) Windows Server
15 86 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 73 (19.52%) Windows Server 2008
17 70 (18.72%) Windows Server 2012
18 64 (17.11%) jQuery
19 63 (16.84%) Team Foundation Server
19 63 (16.84%) MS Office
19 63 (16.84%) ITIL
20 62 (16.58%) T-SQL
21 60 (16.04%) MS Exchange
22 59 (15.78%) VMware
22 59 (15.78%) Hyper-V
23 57 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
24 55 (14.71%) Software Engineering
24 55 (14.71%) Firewall
25 54 (14.44%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 60 (16.04%) MS Exchange
2 49 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 49 (13.10%) IIS
3 24 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (4.81%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.01%) Node.js
6 14 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.41%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 160 (42.78%) MS Excel
2 63 (16.84%) MS Office
3 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.41%) assyst
3 4 (1.07%) BASE24
3 4 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.53%) Primavera
4 2 (0.53%) Scribe Insight
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (13.64%) Office 365
2 16 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.07%) SaaS
4 3 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (14.71%) Firewall
2 29 (7.75%) WAN
3 17 (4.55%) LAN
4 16 (4.28%) SAN
5 15 (4.01%) Wireless
6 13 (3.48%) DNS
6 13 (3.48%) VoIP
6 13 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.67%) VPN
9 8 (2.14%) BGP
9 8 (2.14%) DHCP
10 7 (1.87%) ADSL
10 7 (1.87%) MPLS
10 7 (1.87%) VLAN
11 6 (1.60%) 3G
11 6 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (1.60%) Skype
12 5 (1.34%) 4G
12 5 (1.34%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (8.56%) Relational Database
5 25 (6.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (5.61%) MySQL
8 19 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (4.81%) NoSQL
9 18 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (4.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (3.74%) MS Access
11 14 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (2.94%) QualityStage
13 11 (2.94%) RDBMS
13 11 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
14 7 (1.87%) DB2
15 6 (1.60%) GIS
15 6 (1.60%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 63 (16.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (12.30%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.41%) NUnit
3 9 (2.41%) Selenium
4 6 (1.60%) LINQPad
4 6 (1.60%) MSTest
4 6 (1.60%) ReSharper
4 6 (1.60%) Subversion
4 6 (1.60%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.07%) ERwin
6 4 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.07%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.80%) Ant
7 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.80%) Maven
7 3 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.53%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 95 (25.40%) Finance
2 27 (7.22%) Banking
3 17 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.41%) Marketing
5 6 (1.60%) Legal
5 6 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 3 (0.80%) German Language
9 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.53%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 161 (43.05%) Developer
2 119 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 115 (30.75%) .NET Developer
4 97 (25.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (23.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 88 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 73 (19.52%) Analyst
8 63 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 52 (13.90%) IT Support
10 39 (10.43%) Support Analyst
11 37 (9.89%) Senior Developer
12 35 (9.36%) Senior C# Developer
13 34 (9.09%) IT Analyst
14 33 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
14 33 (8.82%) Software Developer
15 32 (8.56%) Infrastructure Support
15 32 (8.56%) IT Support Analyst
16 30 (8.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 30 (8.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
16 30 (8.02%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (47.86%) .NET
2 133 (35.56%) ASP.NET
3 99 (26.47%) CSS
4 91 (24.33%) HTML
5 86 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 64 (17.11%) jQuery
7 54 (14.44%) .NET Framework
8 38 (10.16%) Entity Framework
9 34 (9.09%) XML
10 33 (8.82%) WCF
11 30 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 28 (7.49%) Web Services
13 25 (6.68%) WPF
14 23 (6.15%) AngularJS
15 19 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (3.74%) Silverlight
17 13 (3.48%) Ajax
17 13 (3.48%) Spring
18 11 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.56%) Clustering
3 24 (6.42%) Driving Licence
4 23 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.28%) Inversion of Control
6 15 (4.01%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.94%) iPad
8 8 (2.14%) EPoS
8 8 (2.14%) Health Informatics
8 8 (2.14%) Informatics
9 5 (1.34%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.34%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.34%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.07%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.07%) Economics
10 4 (1.07%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.80%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.80%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.80%) iPhone
12 2 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 156 (41.71%) Windows
2 91 (24.33%) Windows Server
3 73 (19.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (18.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (10.43%) Windows 7
6 27 (7.22%) Linux
6 27 (7.22%) Windows 8
7 18 (4.81%) Windows 10
8 16 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (4.01%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.41%) Android
10 9 (2.41%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.41%) VMS
11 7 (1.87%) Debian
11 7 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.60%) Solaris
13 5 (1.34%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.27%) CentOS
14 1 (0.27%) Unix
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (31.02%) MVC
2 98 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (16.84%) ITIL
4 55 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 41 (10.96%) OO
6 37 (9.89%) Web Development
7 31 (8.29%) Scrum
8 29 (7.75%) SDLC
9 28 (7.49%) TDD
10 25 (6.68%) OOP
11 23 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (5.08%) Project Management
13 15 (4.01%) Multithreading
13 15 (4.01%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (4.01%) UML
14 13 (3.48%) CRM
15 12 (3.21%) Business Analysis
15 12 (3.21%) Service Delivery
16 11 (2.94%) MVVM
16 11 (2.94%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 185 (49.47%) C#
2 147 (39.30%) JavaScript
3 129 (34.49%) SQL
4 62 (16.58%) T-SQL
5 43 (11.50%) VBScript
6 36 (9.63%) PowerShell
7 16 (4.28%) VB.NET
8 15 (4.01%) VB
8 15 (4.01%) VB6
9 13 (3.48%) C
10 12 (3.21%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.41%) C++
12 6 (1.60%) C++/CLI
13 4 (1.07%) Java
13 4 (1.07%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.80%) X++
15 1 (0.27%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (12.57%) Degree
2 26 (6.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.14%) MCSE
6 7 (1.87%) CCNA
6 7 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.87%) MCP
7 6 (1.60%) MBA
8 4 (1.07%) CITP
8 4 (1.07%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.07%) Postgraduate
8 4 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.80%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.53%) HND
10 2 (0.53%) MCSA
10 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.27%) CCA
11 1 (0.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.34%) QA
3 5 (1.34%) SLA
4 4 (1.07%) COBIT
5 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.53%) GAMP
6 2 (0.53%) GCP
6 2 (0.53%) GMP
7 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 100 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 59 (15.78%) Hyper-V
3 34 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.34%) Squid
5 5 (1.34%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.34%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.34%) vSphere
6 4 (1.07%) XenServer
7 3 (0.80%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.80%) UAG
7 3 (0.80%) XenApp
8 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (11.76%) SCCM
2 34 (9.09%) WSUS
3 7 (1.87%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.34%) Nagios
4 5 (1.34%) Opsview
4 5 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.80%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.80%) SCOM
6 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.27%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.27%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.27%) vMotion
7 1 (0.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (15.78%) VMware
2 50 (13.37%) HP
3 42 (11.23%) Dell
4 28 (7.49%) Cisco
5 21 (5.61%) Citrix
6 20 (5.35%) Oracle
7 19 (5.08%) SAP
8 14 (3.74%) IBM
9 11 (2.94%) Trillium
10 10 (2.67%) Avaya
10 10 (2.67%) Juniper
11 8 (2.14%) Fujitsu
11 8 (2.14%) Telerik
12 7 (1.87%) AppSense
12 7 (1.87%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.87%) Veeam
13 6 (1.60%) Informatica
13 6 (1.60%) RedGate
13 6 (1.60%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.34%) Riverbed
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £30,259 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 per annum starting salary
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Hassocks
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Crawley
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago