The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Sussex / East Grinstead
Rank 4 13 1
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Grinstead 32.00% 25.86% 75.00%
As % of the Vendors category 42.11% 40.54% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 5
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Grinstead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19 37 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Grinstead 76.00% 63.79% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 5
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in East Grinstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Grinstead citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in East Grinstead

Microsoft
Salary Trend in East Grinstead

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in East Grinstead

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in East Grinstead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in East Grinstead over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in East Grinstead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Grinstead region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) QA
5 5 (45.45%) Matrix Management
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) CRM
7 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (27.27%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (9.09%) LAN
9 1 (9.09%) WAN
9 1 (9.09%) SLA
9 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
9 1 (9.09%) Citrix

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead 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 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Development Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Development Project Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Software Development Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Software Development Project Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Software Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Matrix Management
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) SAP