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 3 months to 27 April 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.

Microsoft
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 13 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 113 144 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.58% 14.10% 12.96%
As % of the Vendors category 39.37% 44.86% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 103 139 144
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £18,500 £21,030
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 Sussex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 287 321 495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 34.50% 31.44% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 259 279 405
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,300
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +4 102 £45,000 +34.32% 10
Hove -8 8 £25,500 -21.53% 1
Lewes +9 4 £40,000 -17.94% 1
Hastings -1 3 £42,000 +127.02%
Seaford 0 1 £45,000 -
Uckfield - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 143 (53.16%) .NET
2 132 (49.07%) SQL Server
3 131 (48.70%) C#
4 100 (37.17%) ASP.NET
4 100 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (31.97%) Windows
6 83 (30.86%) SQL
7 52 (19.33%) Windows Server
8 50 (18.59%) MVC
9 45 (16.73%) .NET Framework
10 43 (15.99%) Performance Tuning
10 43 (15.99%) Analytical Skills
11 40 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (13.38%) Entity Framework
13 32 (11.90%) Web Services
13 32 (11.90%) ISTQB
14 29 (10.78%) Web Development
15 28 (10.41%) JavaScript
15 28 (10.41%) Regression Testing
15 28 (10.41%) Finance
16 25 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (9.29%) XML
17 24 (8.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 23 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (8.18%) BDD
19 22 (8.18%) Microsoft Office
19 22 (8.18%) Oracle
19 22 (8.18%) QA
20 21 (7.81%) HTML
20 21 (7.81%) Java

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 12 (4.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.60%) IIS
2 7 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.12%) DNN
6 2 (0.74%) SAS
6 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (8.18%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.35%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.83%) Office 365
3 5 (1.86%) IaaS
3 5 (1.86%) PaaS
4 3 (1.12%) SaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.35%) Skype
2 4 (1.49%) SMTP
3 3 (1.12%) Firewall
3 3 (1.12%) Internet
3 3 (1.12%) VPN
4 2 (0.74%) DNS
4 2 (0.74%) SAN
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.37%) MPLS
5 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.58%) Big Data
3 8 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.86%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.37%) DTS
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 14 (5.20%) NUnit
2 9 (3.35%) Selenium
2 9 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.60%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.37%) Toad
General
1 28 (10.41%) Finance
2 4 (1.49%) Marketing
3 2 (0.74%) Advertising
3 2 (0.74%) Banking
3 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.37%) Back Office
4 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 82 (30.48%) Developer
2 77 (28.62%) C# Developer
3 72 (26.77%) Analyst
4 48 (17.84%) Test Analyst
5 42 (15.61%) Administrator
6 41 (15.24%) DBA
7 40 (14.87%) Architect
8 29 (10.78%) .NET Developer
9 28 (10.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (8.92%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (7.06%) Software Analyst
11 19 (7.06%) SQL DBA
12 18 (6.69%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.69%) Junior
12 18 (6.69%) Junior Analyst
12 18 (6.69%) Junior Test Analyst
12 18 (6.69%) Junior Tester
12 18 (6.69%) Software Test Analyst
12 18 (6.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (53.16%) .NET
2 100 (37.17%) ASP.NET
3 45 (16.73%) .NET Framework
4 36 (13.38%) Entity Framework
5 32 (11.90%) Web Services
6 25 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (9.29%) XML
7 21 (7.81%) CSS
7 21 (7.81%) HTML
8 19 (7.06%) AngularJS
9 16 (5.95%) NHibernate
9 16 (5.95%) WinForms
10 15 (5.58%) WCF
10 15 (5.58%) WPF
11 13 (4.83%) ATL
11 13 (4.83%) MFC
12 9 (3.35%) Middleware
12 9 (3.35%) React
12 9 (3.35%) XSLT
13 8 (2.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.99%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.49%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.12%) iPad
7 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.37%) Fintech
8 1 (0.37%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 86 (31.97%) Windows
2 52 (19.33%) Windows Server
3 40 (14.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (6.32%) Linux
5 11 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.74%) MVS
8 2 (0.74%) Unix
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (18.59%) MVC
3 43 (15.99%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (10.78%) Web Development
5 28 (10.41%) Regression Testing
6 22 (8.18%) BDD
7 21 (7.81%) SDLC
8 19 (7.06%) TDD
9 18 (6.69%) Data Modelling
9 18 (6.69%) ETL
10 16 (5.95%) Data Security
10 16 (5.95%) Waterfall
11 14 (5.20%) Data Strategy
11 14 (5.20%) Performance Testing
12 13 (4.83%) MVVM
12 13 (4.83%) Software Testing
12 13 (4.83%) Test Scripting
13 12 (4.46%) Process Improvement
13 12 (4.46%) Project Management
13 12 (4.46%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 131 (48.70%) C#
2 83 (30.86%) SQL
3 28 (10.41%) JavaScript
4 21 (7.81%) Java
5 15 (5.58%) C
5 15 (5.58%) C++
6 9 (3.35%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.60%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.74%) R
8 2 (0.74%) VB
9 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (11.90%) ISTQB
2 24 (8.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (6.32%) Degree
4 16 (5.95%) ISEB
5 9 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.86%) MCP
8 4 (1.49%) MCSE
8 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.12%) MCSA
10 2 (0.74%) MCITP
10 2 (0.74%) MCTS
11 1 (0.37%) CCNA
11 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.18%) QA
2 9 (3.35%) PMO
3 4 (1.49%) SLA
4 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.49%) IMail Server
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (8.18%) Oracle
2 11 (4.09%) VMware
3 4 (1.49%) SAP
4 2 (0.74%) DoubleClick
4 2 (0.74%) Google
4 2 (0.74%) IBM
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco
5 1 (0.37%) Citrix
5 1 (0.37%) Dell
5 1 (0.37%) HP
5 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.37%) Veeam
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