Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3 -26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 152 94 124
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Brighton 14.23% 6.10% 6.74%
As % of the Vendors category 57.79% 31.44% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126 89 99
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
10th Percentile £31,125 £27,150 £21,750
90th Percentile £54,375 £60,000 £80,000
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 263 299 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 24.63% 19.39% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 216 254 333
Median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £73,750
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 95 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 60 (39.47%) Azure
3 59 (38.82%) C#
4 55 (36.18%) .NET
5 47 (30.92%) MVC
5 47 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (30.26%) JavaScript
7 39 (25.66%) Degree
8 38 (25.00%) Windows
9 36 (23.68%) ASP.NET
10 33 (21.71%) jQuery
10 33 (21.71%) Visual Studio
11 32 (21.05%) .NET Framework
12 31 (20.39%) Security Cleared
13 29 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (17.76%) PowerShell
14 27 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (17.11%) DevOps
15 26 (17.11%) MS Exchange
16 24 (15.79%) Entity Framework
17 23 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (15.13%) WebDriver
17 23 (15.13%) Test Automation
17 23 (15.13%) Selenium
17 23 (15.13%) SQL
18 21 (13.82%) HTML
18 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Office
18 21 (13.82%) CSS
19 20 (13.16%) Project Management
19 20 (13.16%) Active Directory

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 26 (17.11%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.89%) IIS
3 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 60 (39.47%) Azure
2 14 (9.21%) Google Analytics
3 9 (5.92%) AWS
4 5 (3.29%) Office 365
5 3 (1.97%) SaaS
6 1 (0.66%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) DHCP
1 19 (12.50%) DNS
2 12 (7.89%) SAN
3 8 (5.26%) Skype
4 7 (4.61%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (4.61%) FTP
4 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.63%) Firewall
6 3 (1.97%) VPN
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.32%) VLAN
8 1 (0.66%) H.323
8 1 (0.66%) MGCP
8 1 (0.66%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.32%) QlikView
7 1 (0.66%) Power BI
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (21.71%) Visual Studio
2 23 (15.13%) Selenium
2 23 (15.13%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.97%) JIRA
4 3 (1.97%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (12.50%) Marketing
2 18 (11.84%) Finance
3 6 (3.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (36.18%) Developer
2 40 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 34 (22.37%) .NET Developer
3 34 (22.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 31 (20.39%) Analyst
5 23 (15.13%) Test Analyst
6 19 (12.50%) Administrator
7 18 (11.84%) Consultant
8 17 (11.18%) Technical Consultant
9 15 (9.87%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (9.21%) SEO Consultant
11 13 (8.55%) Software Developer
12 12 (7.89%) DevOps Administrator
13 10 (6.58%) Senior Developer
14 8 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
14 8 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
14 8 (5.26%) Agile Developer
15 7 (4.61%) Junior
15 7 (4.61%) Junior Developer
15 7 (4.61%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (36.18%) .NET
2 36 (23.68%) ASP.NET
3 33 (21.71%) jQuery
4 32 (21.05%) .NET Framework
5 27 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (15.79%) Entity Framework
7 21 (13.82%) CSS
7 21 (13.82%) HTML
8 16 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (9.21%) .NET Core
10 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (8.55%) NHibernate
11 11 (7.24%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET Core
13 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 2 (1.32%) Middleware
13 2 (1.32%) Web Services
14 1 (0.66%) DirectX
14 1 (0.66%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.89%) Clustering
2 8 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.00%) Windows
2 14 (9.21%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.92%) Linux
4 5 (3.29%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (30.92%) MVC
2 29 (19.08%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (17.11%) DevOps
4 23 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (15.13%) Test Automation
5 20 (13.16%) Manual Testing
5 20 (13.16%) Project Management
5 20 (13.16%) TDD
6 19 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (11.84%) Copywriting
7 18 (11.84%) ITIL
7 18 (11.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (11.84%) SEO
8 16 (10.53%) Web Development
9 15 (9.87%) OO
9 15 (9.87%) Problem Management
10 14 (9.21%) Analytics
10 14 (9.21%) OOP
11 13 (8.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.82%) C#
2 46 (30.26%) JavaScript
3 27 (17.76%) PowerShell
4 23 (15.13%) SQL
5 18 (11.84%) PHP
6 17 (11.18%) Python
7 15 (9.87%) Ruby
8 10 (6.58%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.63%) C++
11 3 (1.97%) C
11 3 (1.97%) Java
11 3 (1.97%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (25.66%) Degree
2 31 (20.39%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.21%) Analytics IQ
4 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.66%) CCNP
6 1 (0.66%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.21%) SLA
2 12 (7.89%) ISO 9001
2 12 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.24%) vSphere
4 5 (3.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.61%) PowerCLI
2 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.97%) Terraform
3 2 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.32%) NetCrunch
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (11.18%) VMware
2 14 (9.21%) Google
3 8 (5.26%) Cisco
4 3 (1.97%) Aerohive Networks
4 3 (1.97%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (1.97%) Ivanti
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle
4 3 (1.97%) Tableau
5 2 (1.32%) 3PAR
5 2 (1.32%) EMC
5 2 (1.32%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.32%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.32%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.32%) Splunk
5 2 (1.32%) WatchGuard
5 2 (1.32%) Zerto
6 1 (0.66%) BroadSoft
6 1 (0.66%) Red Box
6 1 (0.66%) Sonus