Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 19 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 18 14
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 167 202 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.51% 11.16% 13.38%
As % of the Vendors category 26.98% 41.14% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 124 193 315
East Sussex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,625 £68,500 £53,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -

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 East Sussex.

All Vendors
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 619 491 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 27.85% 27.13% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 455 440 596
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in East Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in East Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in East Sussex

Microsoft
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -25 120 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Lewes +1 37 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Eastbourne - 5 £45,500 - 2
Uckfield -13 2 £45,750 +66.36% 2
Hastings +4 1 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Hove -10 1 - - 1
Forest Row - 1 - -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 88 (52.69%) .NET
2 83 (49.70%) C#
3 66 (39.52%) ASP.NET
4 64 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (29.94%) SQL Server
6 48 (28.74%) SQL
7 37 (22.16%) Windows
8 36 (21.56%) JavaScript
9 32 (19.16%) MVC
10 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
11 27 (16.17%) HTML
11 27 (16.17%) CSS
12 26 (15.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (14.97%) VB.NET
13 25 (14.97%) .NET Framework
14 24 (14.37%) XML
15 23 (13.77%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (13.77%) Computer Science
16 22 (13.17%) Dynamics CRM
16 22 (13.17%) CRM
16 22 (13.17%) Active Directory
17 21 (12.57%) Web Services
17 21 (12.57%) Dynamics 365
18 20 (11.98%) Degree
19 18 (10.78%) XSLT
19 18 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
19 18 (10.78%) Office 365
19 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
20 17 (10.18%) Self-Motivation
21 16 (9.58%) Finance

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (5.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.80%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (13.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (12.57%) Dynamics 365
3 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (10.78%) Office 365
4 5 (2.99%) GitHub
4 5 (2.99%) IaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.20%) PaaS
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) DNS
2 8 (4.79%) SAN
2 8 (4.79%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.19%) DHCP
4 6 (3.59%) NAS
5 5 (2.99%) Firewall
5 5 (2.99%) VoIP
6 4 (2.40%) LAN
6 4 (2.40%) VLAN
6 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.80%) HTTP
7 3 (1.80%) VPN
8 2 (1.20%) Broadband
8 2 (1.20%) IPsec
8 2 (1.20%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.20%) Skype
8 2 (1.20%) SMTP
8 2 (1.20%) WAN
8 2 (1.20%) WLAN
9 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.79%) MySQL
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.20%) Power BI
6 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) JUnit
2 8 (4.79%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (2.99%) Mockito
5 4 (2.40%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.40%) JIRA
5 4 (2.40%) JMeter
5 4 (2.40%) Selenium
5 4 (2.40%) TestNG
6 3 (1.80%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.20%) FxCop
7 2 (1.20%) NUnit
7 2 (1.20%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 16 (9.58%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Advertising
3 7 (4.19%) Retail
4 5 (2.99%) Marketing
5 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (49.10%) Developer
2 67 (40.12%) C# Developer
3 53 (31.74%) .NET Developer
4 49 (29.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (24.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 41 (24.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (16.77%) Analyst
7 25 (14.97%) Lead .NET Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Lead Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Software Developer
8 24 (14.37%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 24 (14.37%) Lead C# Developer
8 24 (14.37%) Senior Developer
8 24 (14.37%) VB.NET Developer
8 24 (14.37%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (13.77%) .NET Software Developer
9 23 (13.77%) C# Software Developer
9 23 (13.77%) Senior C# Developer
10 21 (12.57%) Architect
11 18 (10.78%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (52.69%) .NET
2 66 (39.52%) ASP.NET
3 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
4 27 (16.17%) CSS
4 27 (16.17%) HTML
5 26 (15.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (14.97%) .NET Framework
7 24 (14.37%) XML
8 21 (12.57%) Web Services
9 18 (10.78%) XSLT
10 11 (6.59%) WPF
11 7 (4.19%) WCF
11 7 (4.19%) WinForms
12 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.99%) Grails
12 5 (2.99%) Jest
12 5 (2.99%) REST
12 5 (2.99%) Spring
12 5 (2.99%) Spring MVC
13 4 (2.40%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.18%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.40%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.80%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.20%) iPad
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.20%) PDA
7 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.60%) Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) PKI
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.16%) Windows
2 14 (8.38%) Linux
3 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.40%) Android
6 3 (1.80%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Unix
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.16%) MVC
3 22 (13.17%) CRM
4 14 (8.38%) OOP
4 14 (8.38%) Test Automation
5 13 (7.78%) ITIL
6 12 (7.19%) Performance Testing
6 12 (7.19%) Regression Testing
7 11 (6.59%) Coaching
8 10 (5.99%) E-Commerce
8 10 (5.99%) Performance Management
8 10 (5.99%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (5.99%) Process Improvement
8 10 (5.99%) SDLC
9 9 (5.39%) Project Management
10 8 (4.79%) ERP
10 8 (4.79%) Scrum
10 8 (4.79%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.79%) Test Strategy
11 7 (4.19%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (49.70%) C#
2 48 (28.74%) SQL
3 36 (21.56%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.97%) VB.NET
5 12 (7.19%) Java
6 1 (0.60%) C
6 1 (0.60%) Go
6 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.60%) Python
6 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (11.98%) Degree
2 14 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.59%) MCSE
5 4 (2.40%) ISEB
5 4 (2.40%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.20%) CCNA
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CCDA
7 1 (0.60%) CCIE
7 1 (0.60%) CCNP
7 1 (0.60%) HND
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) PMO
2 3 (1.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.20%) P3O
4 1 (0.60%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (13.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.59%) vSphere
4 3 (1.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.80%) Docker
4 3 (1.80%) vCloud
4 3 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.80%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) SCCM
2 3 (1.80%) Nagios
2 3 (1.80%) vMotion
3 2 (1.20%) Ansible
3 2 (1.20%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.20%) Puppet
3 2 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.20%) Terraform
4 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.60%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (7.19%) VMware
2 8 (4.79%) HP
3 7 (4.19%) Cisco
3 7 (4.19%) Oracle
4 6 (3.59%) Citrix
5 4 (2.40%) Apple
5 4 (2.40%) Avaya
5 4 (2.40%) Google
6 3 (1.80%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.80%) Veeam
6 3 (1.80%) WatchGuard
7 2 (1.20%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.20%) Capita
7 2 (1.20%) Dell
7 2 (1.20%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.20%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (0.60%) EMC
8 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.60%) Symantec