Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 203 256 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.21% 14.27% 13.46%
As % of the Vendors category 37.32% 42.52% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 190 268 270
East Sussex median annual salary £48,250 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.63% +17.65% -9.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,250 £20,725
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +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 544 602 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 27.36% 33.56% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 494 546 502
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -24 133 £45,000 +6.40% 7
Lewes +9 34 £50,000 +127.55% 2
Hove -7 11 £50,000 +96.08%
Eastbourne +4 7 £42,500 +54.55% 1
Uckfield -12 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hastings - 5 £41,250 - 5
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Peacehaven - 1 £27,000 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 113 (55.67%) .NET
2 91 (44.83%) C#
3 87 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (37.93%) SQL Server
5 47 (23.15%) Web Services
6 45 (22.17%) ASP.NET
7 43 (21.18%) HTML
8 42 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
8 42 (20.69%) Windows
9 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
10 38 (18.72%) SQL
11 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
11 28 (13.79%) Finance
11 28 (13.79%) Migration
12 27 (13.30%) Scrum
12 27 (13.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (12.32%) Coaching
13 25 (12.32%) WinForms
13 25 (12.32%) WCF
13 25 (12.32%) WPF
14 24 (11.82%) SDLC
15 23 (11.33%) Retail
16 22 (10.84%) OOP
16 22 (10.84%) Windows Server
16 22 (10.84%) Test Automation
17 21 (10.34%) Active Directory
18 20 (9.85%) CSS
18 20 (9.85%) MVC
18 20 (9.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 19 (9.36%) QA

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 13 (6.40%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.96%) IIS
5 3 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (9.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.99%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.99%) Maya
Business Applications
1 8 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.39%) Office 365
2 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.43%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (4.43%) SaaS
5 8 (3.94%) IaaS
5 8 (3.94%) PaaS
6 6 (2.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.49%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.93%) Firewall
2 6 (2.96%) DNS
2 6 (2.96%) LAN
2 6 (2.96%) WAN
3 5 (2.46%) Network Security
4 4 (1.97%) DHCP
4 4 (1.97%) VoIP
5 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.48%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.99%) Internet
6 2 (0.99%) LDAP
6 2 (0.99%) SAN
6 2 (0.99%) VPN
6 2 (0.99%) Wireless
7 1 (0.49%) BGP
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.49%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.49%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.49%) OSPF
7 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.43%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.97%) MySQL
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.49%) OLAP
7 1 (0.49%) OLTP
7 1 (0.49%) Power BI
7 1 (0.49%) QlikView
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (4.43%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.94%) Bower
2 8 (3.94%) Grunt
2 8 (3.94%) JIRA
3 7 (3.45%) Moq
4 4 (1.97%) NUnit
5 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.49%) ERwin
6 1 (0.49%) JMeter
6 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.49%) Toad
General
1 28 (13.79%) Finance
2 23 (11.33%) Retail
3 12 (5.91%) Marketing
4 7 (3.45%) Advertising
5 5 (2.46%) Banking
5 5 (2.46%) Games
6 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.99%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.49%) Military
8 1 (0.49%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 85 (41.87%) Developer
2 64 (31.53%) .NET Developer
3 57 (28.08%) C# Developer
4 50 (24.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (21.18%) Lead .NET Developer
5 43 (21.18%) Lead C# Developer
5 43 (21.18%) Lead Developer
6 41 (20.20%) Analyst
7 23 (11.33%) Senior Developer
8 22 (10.84%) Senior C# Developer
9 20 (9.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 20 (9.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 18 (8.87%) Technical Developer
10 18 (8.87%) Technical Leader
11 17 (8.37%) Data Analyst
12 14 (6.90%) Test Analyst
13 13 (6.40%) Architect
13 13 (6.40%) Technical Architect
14 10 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (4.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (55.67%) .NET
2 47 (23.15%) Web Services
3 45 (22.17%) ASP.NET
4 43 (21.18%) HTML
5 25 (12.32%) WCF
5 25 (12.32%) WinForms
5 25 (12.32%) WPF
6 20 (9.85%) CSS
7 16 (7.88%) Ajax
8 15 (7.39%) AngularJS
8 15 (7.39%) jQuery
9 14 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 10 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (4.93%) React
10 10 (4.93%) XML
11 9 (4.43%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (4.43%) RESTful
12 8 (3.94%) HTML5
12 8 (3.94%) Lucene
12 8 (3.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.87%) iPad
2 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.43%) Data Structures
3 6 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.96%) Tandem
4 5 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.97%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (0.99%) Clustering
6 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.99%) HoloLens
6 2 (0.99%) iPhone
6 2 (0.99%) Kinect
6 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.99%) Oculus Rift
6 2 (0.99%) Online Games
6 2 (0.99%) PKI
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.69%) Windows
2 22 (10.84%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.43%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.45%) Linux
5 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.99%) Android
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (13.79%) Migration
3 27 (13.30%) Continuous Improvement
3 27 (13.30%) Scrum
4 25 (12.32%) Coaching
5 24 (11.82%) SDLC
6 22 (10.84%) OOP
6 22 (10.84%) Test Automation
7 20 (9.85%) MVC
8 18 (8.87%) E-Commerce
8 18 (8.87%) Mentoring
8 18 (8.87%) Multichannel Retail
8 18 (8.87%) Process Improvement
9 17 (8.37%) Data Analysis
9 17 (8.37%) Data Modelling
10 16 (7.88%) ETL
11 15 (7.39%) ITIL
11 15 (7.39%) Test Strategy
12 14 (6.90%) Logical Data Model
12 14 (6.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 91 (44.83%) C#
2 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
3 38 (18.72%) SQL
4 11 (5.42%) PHP
4 11 (5.42%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.93%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.45%) Java
7 6 (2.96%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.96%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.97%) VB
9 2 (0.99%) C++
9 2 (0.99%) Python
9 2 (0.99%) R
10 1 (0.49%) C
10 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (4.93%) Degree
2 8 (3.94%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.97%) A+ Certification
4 4 (1.97%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (1.48%) CCENT
5 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.99%) CCNA
6 2 (0.99%) ISEB
6 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.99%) MCSE
7 1 (0.49%) CCDA
7 1 (0.49%) CCNP
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.36%) QA
2 14 (6.90%) Data Quality
3 8 (3.94%) PMO
4 5 (2.46%) SLA
5 3 (1.48%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.93%) Docker
3 8 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.46%) vSphere
5 4 (1.97%) XenApp
6 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.99%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.94%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.46%) SCOM
3 4 (1.97%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (8.87%) Cisco
1 18 (8.87%) VMware
2 7 (3.45%) Oracle
3 6 (2.96%) HP
4 5 (2.46%) Citrix
5 4 (1.97%) Dell
5 4 (1.97%) Tableau
6 3 (1.48%) Juniper
6 3 (1.48%) Telerik
7 2 (0.99%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.99%) Mitel
7 2 (0.99%) Samsung
7 2 (0.99%) Veeam
8 1 (0.49%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.49%) Acronis
8 1 (0.49%) F5
8 1 (0.49%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.49%) Meraki
8 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.49%) Trend Micro