The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 18 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 7.63% 30.25% 22.08%
As % of the Vendors category 21.95% 58.06% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 14
Average salary £28,750 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,500 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £47,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
41 62 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 34.75% 52.10% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 58 46
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,150 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Worthing

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worthing

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 21 (46.67%) Finance
4 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 16 (35.56%) MS Office
6 15 (33.33%) ITIL
7 13 (28.89%) Cisco
8 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 11 (24.44%) Network Load Balancing
8 11 (24.44%) Line Management
9 10 (22.22%) BIG-IP
9 10 (22.22%) LAN
9 10 (22.22%) WAN
9 10 (22.22%) SLA
9 10 (22.22%) HP
9 10 (22.22%) Juniper
9 10 (22.22%) SAN
9 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
10 9 (20.00%) Firewall
10 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (17.78%) Project Management
11 8 (17.78%) Service Management
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.56%) MCSE
12 7 (15.56%) .NET
12 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
13 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) Lync
3 4 (8.89%) IIS
4 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (35.56%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 10 (22.22%) LAN
1 10 (22.22%) WAN
1 10 (22.22%) SAN
2 9 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (8.89%) DHCP
4 4 (8.89%) Intranet
4 4 (8.89%) DNS
5 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (4.44%) Trac
2 2 (4.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.22%) SilkTest
3 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.22%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Service Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
4 5 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) Designer
4 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Operations Manager
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Network Load Balancing
2 11 (24.44%) Line Management
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Service Management
4 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) MVC
6 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.44%) Server Building
7 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.56%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) CCNP
3 4 (8.89%) CCNA
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) HP ASE
4 2 (4.44%) HNC
4 2 (4.44%) ISEB
4 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCPD
5 1 (2.22%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSD
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (6.67%) SCSM
3 2 (4.44%) SCCM
3 2 (4.44%) SCOM
3 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco
2 10 (22.22%) HP
2 10 (22.22%) Juniper
2 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) F5