Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 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.

Microsoft
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 34 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 120 140 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 6.81% 7.72% 13.34%
As % of the Vendors category 31.33% 34.57% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 90 139 219
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £58,750 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +17.50% +14.29%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Brighton.

All Vendors
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 383 405 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 21.75% 22.33% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 296 376 481
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +18.42%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Brighton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Brighton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Brighton over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Brighton

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 67 (55.83%) .NET
2 53 (44.17%) C#
3 47 (39.17%) ASP.NET
4 46 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (35.83%) SQL Server
6 39 (32.50%) Windows
7 26 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 20 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 20 (16.67%) Degree
9 20 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (15.83%) Computer Science
11 18 (15.00%) SQL
12 17 (14.17%) Web Services
13 16 (13.33%) Process Improvement
14 15 (12.50%) QA
15 14 (11.67%) Performance Testing
15 14 (11.67%) Test Automation
15 14 (11.67%) Regression Testing
16 13 (10.83%) Scrum
16 13 (10.83%) OOP
16 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
16 13 (10.83%) Visual Studio
16 13 (10.83%) Active Directory
16 13 (10.83%) SDLC
17 12 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
17 12 (10.00%) Test Strategy
17 12 (10.00%) Windows Server
17 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
17 12 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (1.67%) CMS
3 2 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.17%) SaaS
4 3 (2.50%) Office 365
5 2 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.67%) GitHub
5 2 (1.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.83%) Boomi
6 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.83%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.83%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Firewall
1 5 (4.17%) VPN
2 4 (3.33%) DHCP
2 4 (3.33%) DNS
2 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.50%) Network Security
3 3 (2.50%) SAN
3 3 (2.50%) VLAN
4 2 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.67%) IPsec
4 2 (1.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.67%) LAN
4 2 (1.67%) NAS
4 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.67%) VSAN
4 2 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (35.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.17%) QlikView
2 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (1.67%) GIS
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.17%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.33%) JUnit
4 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.67%) JIRA
5 2 (1.67%) JMeter
5 2 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.67%) Mockito
5 2 (1.67%) Moq
5 2 (1.67%) Selenium
5 2 (1.67%) TestNG
6 1 (0.83%) NUnit
6 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (8.33%) Retail
2 9 (7.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.33%) Back Office
4 2 (1.67%) Advertising
4 2 (1.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Games
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (46.67%) Developer
2 49 (40.83%) .NET Developer
3 35 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
3 35 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 32 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (20.83%) Lead .NET Developer
5 25 (20.83%) Lead Developer
6 24 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (19.17%) Analyst
8 16 (13.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 16 (13.33%) Lead C# Developer
8 16 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 16 (13.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (10.00%) QA Analyst
9 12 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
9 12 (10.00%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Data Modeller
11 5 (4.17%) IT Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (55.83%) .NET
2 47 (39.17%) ASP.NET
3 20 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 17 (14.17%) Web Services
5 10 (8.33%) WCF
5 10 (8.33%) WinForms
5 10 (8.33%) WPF
6 8 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.83%) Entity Framework
8 6 (5.00%) Ninject
9 5 (4.17%) .NET Core
10 3 (2.50%) React
10 3 (2.50%) RESTful
11 2 (1.67%) Gherkin
11 2 (1.67%) Grails
11 2 (1.67%) Jest
11 2 (1.67%) Middleware
11 2 (1.67%) Spring
11 2 (1.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) iPad
2 7 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.67%) Clustering
7 2 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.67%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.67%) PDA
7 2 (1.67%) Replication
8 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.50%) Windows
2 12 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.33%) Linux
4 6 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.50%) Unix
7 2 (1.67%) Android
7 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.83%) Computer Science
3 16 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 14 (11.67%) Performance Testing
4 14 (11.67%) Regression Testing
4 14 (11.67%) Test Automation
5 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
5 13 (10.83%) OOP
5 13 (10.83%) Scrum
5 13 (10.83%) SDLC
6 12 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
6 12 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 12 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (8.33%) MVC
8 9 (7.50%) Analytics
8 9 (7.50%) Migration
8 9 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.83%) DevOps
10 6 (5.00%) MVVM
10 6 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.17%) C#
2 24 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 18 (15.00%) SQL
4 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.33%) Java
7 4 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.67%) CCIE
4 2 (1.67%) CCNA
4 2 (1.67%) CCNP
4 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.67%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) Analytics IQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) QA
2 6 (5.00%) PMO
3 5 (4.17%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.50%) P3O
5 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.17%) vSphere
4 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.67%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.83%) Docker
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) WSUS
2 2 (1.67%) Ansible
2 2 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.67%) Puppet
2 2 (1.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.67%) Terraform
3 1 (0.83%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.33%) VMware
2 6 (5.00%) Cisco
2 6 (5.00%) DevExpress
3 5 (4.17%) Tableau
4 4 (3.33%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.50%) Apple
5 3 (2.50%) Dell
5 3 (2.50%) Google
5 3 (2.50%) HP
6 2 (1.67%) Citrix
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle
6 2 (1.67%) Peoplefluent
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.67%) Ubiquiti
6 2 (1.67%) Veeam
6 2 (1.67%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.83%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.83%) Palo Alto