Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 19 14
Rank change year-on-year -27 -5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 118 158 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 6.02% 10.62% 13.42%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 40.31% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 80 152 269
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £53,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +11.11%

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 531 392 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 27.09% 26.34% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 375 349 481
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (40.68%) .NET
2 43 (36.44%) C#
2 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.12%) Windows
4 27 (22.88%) SQL
4 27 (22.88%) ASP.NET
5 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
6 24 (20.34%) VB.NET
7 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
8 19 (16.10%) Dynamics CRM
8 19 (16.10%) Web Services
8 19 (16.10%) CRM
9 18 (15.25%) Degree
9 18 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (15.25%) Dynamics 365
10 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
11 16 (13.56%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (12.71%) Office 365
12 15 (12.71%) OOP
13 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (11.86%) JavaScript
13 14 (11.86%) Finance
13 14 (11.86%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
15 12 (10.17%) QA
15 12 (10.17%) Performance Testing
15 12 (10.17%) WPF
15 12 (10.17%) Regression Testing
15 12 (10.17%) Java

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 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.69%) Apache
4 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (15.25%) Dynamics 365
2 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (12.71%) Office 365
4 5 (4.24%) GitHub
5 4 (3.39%) IaaS
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) PaaS
7 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) DNS
2 7 (5.93%) SAN
3 5 (4.24%) DHCP
3 5 (4.24%) NAS
3 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.39%) VLAN
4 4 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.54%) Firewall
5 3 (2.54%) HTTP
5 3 (2.54%) VoIP
6 2 (1.69%) Broadband
6 2 (1.69%) IPsec
6 2 (1.69%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.69%) LAN
6 2 (1.69%) Skype
6 2 (1.69%) SMTP
6 2 (1.69%) VPN
6 2 (1.69%) WLAN
7 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.78%) MySQL
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.69%) Power BI
6 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) JUnit
2 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.24%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (4.24%) Mockito
5 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.39%) JIRA
5 4 (3.39%) JMeter
5 4 (3.39%) Selenium
5 4 (3.39%) TestNG
6 3 (2.54%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.69%) FxCop
7 2 (1.69%) NUnit
7 2 (1.69%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 14 (11.86%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Advertising
3 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 3 (2.54%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (35.59%) Developer
2 35 (29.66%) .NET Developer
3 32 (27.12%) C# .NET Developer
3 32 (27.12%) C# Developer
4 26 (22.03%) Analyst
5 25 (21.19%) Lead .NET Developer
5 25 (21.19%) Lead Developer
6 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (20.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (20.34%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 24 (20.34%) Lead C# Developer
6 24 (20.34%) VB.NET Developer
6 24 (20.34%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (12.71%) IT Support
8 14 (11.86%) IT Analyst
9 13 (11.02%) IT Support Analyst
9 13 (11.02%) Support Analyst
10 9 (7.63%) Consultant
10 9 (7.63%) CRM Consultant
10 9 (7.63%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (40.68%) .NET
2 27 (22.88%) ASP.NET
3 19 (16.10%) Web Services
4 12 (10.17%) WPF
5 8 (6.78%) WCF
5 8 (6.78%) WinForms
6 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.24%) CSS
7 5 (4.24%) Grails
7 5 (4.24%) HTML
7 5 (4.24%) Jest
7 5 (4.24%) Spring
7 5 (4.24%) Spring MVC
8 4 (3.39%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.39%) Gherkin
9 3 (2.54%) Ajax
9 3 (2.54%) JSON
9 3 (2.54%) XML
10 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.56%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.39%) e-Learning
5 4 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.54%) iPad
7 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.69%) PDA
7 2 (1.69%) Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.12%) Windows
2 12 (10.17%) Linux
3 6 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.24%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.39%) Android
6 3 (2.54%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.10%) CRM
3 15 (12.71%) OOP
4 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
5 12 (10.17%) Performance Testing
5 12 (10.17%) Regression Testing
6 11 (9.32%) Coaching
6 11 (9.32%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.32%) ITIL
7 10 (8.47%) Performance Management
7 10 (8.47%) Process Improvement
8 9 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (7.63%) Scrum
8 9 (7.63%) SDLC
9 8 (6.78%) MVC
9 8 (6.78%) Test Strategy
10 7 (5.93%) Incident Management
10 7 (5.93%) ITSM
10 7 (5.93%) Problem Management
10 7 (5.93%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 43 (36.44%) C#
2 27 (22.88%) SQL
3 24 (20.34%) VB.NET
4 14 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.17%) Java
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) Go
6 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Degree
2 14 (11.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.63%) MCSE
5 4 (3.39%) ISEB
5 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) P3O
2 2 (1.69%) PMO
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.08%) vSphere
3 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (2.54%) Docker
4 3 (2.54%) vCloud
4 3 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) SCCM
2 3 (2.54%) Nagios
2 3 (2.54%) vMotion
3 2 (1.69%) Ansible
3 2 (1.69%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (8.47%) VMware
2 7 (5.93%) HP
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle
3 5 (4.24%) Cisco
3 5 (4.24%) Citrix
4 4 (3.39%) Apple
4 4 (3.39%) Google
5 3 (2.54%) Avaya
5 3 (2.54%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.54%) Veeam
5 3 (2.54%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.69%) Capita
6 2 (1.69%) Dell
6 2 (1.69%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (0.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.85%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.85%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.85%) Symantec