Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 13 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 223 295 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.36% 13.62% 12.21%
As % of the Vendors category 43.30% 42.82% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 217 334 271
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £51,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 515 689 838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 28.55% 31.81% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 470 610 710
East Sussex median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,400 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +5.88%

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 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 -2 186 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Lewes +6 17 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hove -8 17 £25,500 -49.00%
Hastings +7 5 £42,000 +127.03%
Seaford 0 2 £45,000 -
Uckfield -8 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 98 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 97 (43.50%) .NET
3 93 (41.70%) C#
4 81 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (35.43%) ASP.NET
6 76 (34.08%) SQL
7 73 (32.74%) Windows
8 61 (27.35%) Windows Server
9 54 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
10 51 (22.87%) MVC
11 48 (21.52%) Performance Tuning
12 44 (19.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (18.39%) JavaScript
14 38 (17.04%) .NET Framework
15 37 (16.59%) HTML
16 36 (16.14%) Entity Framework
17 29 (13.00%) CSS
18 27 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
19 25 (11.21%) Finance
19 25 (11.21%) Web Services
19 25 (11.21%) Linux
20 24 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
21 22 (9.87%) Web Development
22 21 (9.42%) Oracle
23 20 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
23 20 (8.97%) Active Directory
23 20 (8.97%) Degree
24 19 (8.52%) DNS
25 18 (8.07%) Data Modelling
26 17 (7.62%) TDD

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 14 (6.28%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (3.59%) IIS
4 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.45%) SAS
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.45%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.04%) Office 365
3 2 (0.90%) IaaS
3 2 (0.90%) PaaS
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) AdWords
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.52%) DNS
2 7 (3.14%) DHCP
3 6 (2.69%) Firewall
3 6 (2.69%) SAN
4 4 (1.79%) VPN
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.90%) NAS
5 2 (0.90%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.90%) Skype
5 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.90%) VoIP
6 1 (0.45%) ADSL
6 1 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) PABX
6 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.48%) Big Data
5 10 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.14%) MySQL
7 7 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.45%) OLAP
10 1 (0.45%) OLTP
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.24%) NUnit
3 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.35%) JIRA
4 3 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 25 (11.21%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Marketing
3 4 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (36.32%) Developer
2 77 (34.53%) C# Developer
3 46 (20.63%) .NET Developer
3 46 (20.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 45 (20.18%) Administrator
5 42 (18.83%) DBA
6 28 (12.56%) Systems Administrator
7 23 (10.31%) Analyst
7 23 (10.31%) Architect
8 19 (8.52%) SQL DBA
9 15 (6.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (6.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.28%) Data Architect
10 14 (6.28%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (4.93%) Test Analyst
13 10 (4.48%) IT Manager
13 10 (4.48%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.48%) Support Analyst
14 8 (3.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (43.50%) .NET
2 79 (35.43%) ASP.NET
3 38 (17.04%) .NET Framework
4 37 (16.59%) HTML
5 36 (16.14%) Entity Framework
6 29 (13.00%) CSS
7 25 (11.21%) Web Services
8 24 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (6.73%) AngularJS
10 11 (4.93%) jQuery
11 10 (4.48%) NHibernate
11 10 (4.48%) React
12 9 (4.04%) XML
13 7 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.14%) WCF
14 6 (2.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (2.69%) WinForms
14 6 (2.69%) WPF
15 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (2.24%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.90%) Fintech
6 2 (0.90%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (32.74%) Windows
2 61 (27.35%) Windows Server
3 44 (19.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (11.21%) Linux
5 14 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.59%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.59%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.14%) Debian
7 7 (3.14%) Unix
8 4 (1.79%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.79%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.79%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.35%) Android
9 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.45%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (22.87%) MVC
3 48 (21.52%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (9.87%) Web Development
5 18 (8.07%) Data Modelling
6 17 (7.62%) TDD
7 15 (6.73%) BDD
7 15 (6.73%) Data Security
7 15 (6.73%) ETL
7 15 (6.73%) Waterfall
8 14 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (6.28%) Data Strategy
9 13 (5.83%) Process Improvement
10 11 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.93%) Project Management
10 11 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (4.48%) Risk Management
12 9 (4.04%) Copywriting
12 9 (4.04%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 93 (41.70%) C#
2 76 (34.08%) SQL
3 41 (18.39%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.17%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.73%) PHP
6 13 (5.83%) Java
7 8 (3.59%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.59%) Python
8 7 (3.14%) Perl
9 6 (2.69%) C
9 6 (2.69%) C++
10 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.45%) R
11 1 (0.45%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (8.97%) Degree
2 11 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.48%) ISTQB
4 9 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.24%) MCTS
7 4 (1.79%) ISEB
8 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.35%) MCDST
8 3 (1.35%) MCP
9 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.90%) MCITP
10 1 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.59%) PMO
2 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 20 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.35%) vSphere
5 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (9.42%) Oracle
2 16 (7.17%) VMware
3 6 (2.69%) HP
3 6 (2.69%) IBM
4 3 (1.35%) Cisco
4 3 (1.35%) LANDesk
5 2 (0.90%) Citrix
5 2 (0.90%) Google
5 2 (0.90%) Synology
6 1 (0.45%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.45%) Mitel
6 1 (0.45%) Panasonic
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
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Lewes, East Sussex
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Salary: to 50k
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Posted: Yesterday
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