Period
to 15 August 2020

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 15 August 2020 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
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 38 42
Rank change year-on-year +31 +4 -26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 130 100 124
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Brighton 17.52% 6.31% 6.29%
As % of the Vendors category 61.03% 33.56% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 103 90
Median annual salary £38,429 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.14% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £80,000
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +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 213 298 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 28.71% 18.79% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 152 247 325
Median annual salary £39,049 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.90% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,000 £73,250
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +2.27%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Brighton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Brighton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Brighton.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Brighton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Brighton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in Brighton over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Brighton

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, 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 70 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 60 (46.15%) C#
3 56 (43.08%) .NET
4 52 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (36.15%) MVC
6 41 (31.54%) Degree
6 41 (31.54%) Azure
7 39 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 38 (29.23%) jQuery
8 38 (29.23%) Security Cleared
8 38 (29.23%) .NET Framework
8 38 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (28.46%) Entity Framework
10 31 (23.85%) OO
11 30 (23.08%) OOP
11 30 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (22.31%) Relational Database
12 29 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 29 (22.31%) BDD
12 29 (22.31%) TDD
12 29 (22.31%) NHibernate
13 27 (20.77%) PowerShell
14 25 (19.23%) Web Development
15 23 (17.69%) VMware
15 23 (17.69%) Windows
16 20 (15.38%) Finance
16 20 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (14.62%) SAN
18 18 (13.85%) DNS

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 13 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (31.54%) Azure
2 5 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.08%) AWS
4 3 (2.31%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.31%) IaaS
4 3 (2.31%) Office 365
5 2 (1.54%) PaaS
5 2 (1.54%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.54%) SaaS
6 1 (0.77%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.77%) Azure Stack
6 1 (0.77%) Logic Apps
6 1 (0.77%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.77%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.62%) SAN
2 18 (13.85%) DNS
3 17 (13.08%) DHCP
4 14 (10.77%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (10.77%) FTP
4 14 (10.77%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.92%) Skype
6 4 (3.08%) Firewall
7 2 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.54%) VLAN
8 1 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.31%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.54%) QlikView
7 1 (0.77%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.77%) Power BI
7 1 (0.77%) Redis
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 17 (13.08%) Selenium
2 17 (13.08%) WebDriver
3 5 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 20 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Banking
2 8 (6.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (37.69%) C# Developer
1 49 (37.69%) Developer
2 38 (29.23%) .NET Developer
2 38 (29.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (20.00%) Analyst
4 24 (18.46%) Agile C# Developer
4 24 (18.46%) Agile Developer
5 19 (14.62%) Agile .NET Developer
6 17 (13.08%) Test Analyst
7 14 (10.77%) Administrator
8 10 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.15%) Architect
9 8 (6.15%) Storage Administrator
10 7 (5.38%) IT Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.38%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.62%) Consultant
11 6 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) IT Administrator
11 6 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
12 5 (3.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (43.08%) .NET
2 39 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (29.23%) .NET Framework
3 38 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (29.23%) jQuery
4 37 (28.46%) Entity Framework
5 30 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 29 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 29 (22.31%) NHibernate
7 9 (6.92%) .NET Core
8 8 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (5.38%) CSS
9 7 (5.38%) HTML
10 2 (1.54%) Middleware
11 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.77%) DirectX
11 1 (0.77%) OpenGL
11 1 (0.77%) Vulkan
11 1 (0.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.31%) Clustering
4 1 (0.77%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.69%) Windows
2 14 (10.77%) Linux
3 7 (5.38%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (36.15%) MVC
3 31 (23.85%) OO
4 30 (23.08%) OOP
5 29 (22.31%) BDD
5 29 (22.31%) TDD
6 25 (19.23%) Web Development
7 20 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (13.08%) Test Automation
9 14 (10.77%) DevOps
10 13 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
10 13 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 12 (9.23%) Project Management
12 11 (8.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (7.69%) Fintech
14 9 (6.92%) ITIL
14 9 (6.92%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
15 8 (6.15%) Disruptive Innovation
16 7 (5.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.15%) C#
2 27 (20.77%) PowerShell
3 18 (13.85%) Bash Shell
4 17 (13.08%) SQL
5 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.92%) Python
7 6 (4.62%) PHP
7 6 (4.62%) Ruby
8 1 (0.77%) C++
8 1 (0.77%) R
8 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (31.54%) Degree
2 38 (29.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.85%) Analytics IQ
4 1 (0.77%) CCNA
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.77%) MCSE
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) GDPR
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 20 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.85%) vSphere
3 12 (9.23%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (10.77%) PowerCLI
2 4 (3.08%) Puppet
3 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.31%) Terraform
4 2 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.54%) NetCrunch
5 1 (0.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (17.69%) VMware
2 8 (6.15%) Cisco
3 5 (3.85%) Google
4 3 (2.31%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (2.31%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (1.54%) 3PAR
5 2 (1.54%) EMC
5 2 (1.54%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.54%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.54%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.54%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.54%) Splunk
5 2 (1.54%) Tableau
5 2 (1.54%) WatchGuard
5 2 (1.54%) Zerto
6 1 (0.77%) OpenText
6 1 (0.77%) Sitecore