Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 21 13
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 166 212 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.01% 10.28% 13.42%
As % of the Vendors category 35.10% 41.33% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 131 204 262
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £57,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 473 513 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 22.82% 24.87% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 380 473 574
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -3 120 £42,500 - 22
Lewes -1 36 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Eastbourne -5 6 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Uckfield -3 5 £25,500 -36.25%
Hove -12 3 £36,500 -27.00% 9
Hastings +1 1 £42,500 +18.06% 3
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 98 (59.04%) .NET
2 84 (50.60%) C#
3 78 (46.99%) ASP.NET
3 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (42.17%) SQL Server
5 46 (27.71%) SQL
6 45 (27.11%) Windows
7 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
8 34 (20.48%) MVC
9 33 (19.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 30 (18.07%) HTML
10 30 (18.07%) CSS
11 29 (17.47%) AngularJS
12 24 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (14.46%) VB.NET
13 22 (13.25%) SharePoint
13 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
13 22 (13.25%) .NET Framework
14 21 (12.65%) Degree
15 20 (12.05%) Web Services
15 20 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (11.45%) Active Directory
17 17 (10.24%) Microsoft Office
17 17 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
18 16 (9.64%) Windows Server
18 16 (9.64%) Process Improvement
18 16 (9.64%) Scrum
18 16 (9.64%) QA
19 15 (9.04%) Test Automation
20 14 (8.43%) Performance Testing

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 22 (13.25%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.42%) IIS
3 7 (4.22%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.01%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.20%) CMS
5 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.42%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (5.42%) Office 365
3 9 (5.42%) SaaS
4 5 (3.01%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.81%) PaaS
6 2 (1.20%) GitHub
6 2 (1.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Boomi
7 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.60%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) Firewall
2 5 (3.01%) DHCP
2 5 (3.01%) DNS
2 5 (3.01%) VPN
3 4 (2.41%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.81%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.81%) LAN
4 3 (1.81%) Network Security
4 3 (1.81%) SAN
4 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.81%) VLAN
5 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.20%) IPsec
5 2 (1.20%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.20%) NAS
5 2 (1.20%) VSAN
5 2 (1.20%) WLAN
6 1 (0.60%) WAN
6 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (42.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.01%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.01%) QlikView
2 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.81%) MySQL
3 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.20%) GIS
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Power BI
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.63%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.41%) JUnit
4 4 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.20%) JIRA
5 2 (1.20%) JMeter
5 2 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.20%) Mockito
5 2 (1.20%) Moq
5 2 (1.20%) Selenium
5 2 (1.20%) TestNG
6 1 (0.60%) NUnit
6 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (7.23%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Retail
3 4 (2.41%) Back Office
4 2 (1.20%) Advertising
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Games
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (54.22%) Developer
2 75 (45.18%) .NET Developer
3 63 (37.95%) C# Developer
4 61 (36.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (34.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 50 (30.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (18.07%) Software Developer
8 28 (16.87%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (16.27%) C# Software Developer
10 25 (15.06%) Lead .NET Developer
10 25 (15.06%) Lead Developer
11 23 (13.86%) Analyst
12 16 (9.64%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 16 (9.64%) Lead C# Developer
12 16 (9.64%) VB.NET Developer
12 16 (9.64%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (7.23%) QA Analyst
13 12 (7.23%) QA Test Analyst
13 12 (7.23%) Test Analyst
14 9 (5.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (59.04%) .NET
2 78 (46.99%) ASP.NET
3 30 (18.07%) CSS
3 30 (18.07%) HTML
4 29 (17.47%) AngularJS
5 24 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (13.25%) .NET Framework
7 20 (12.05%) Web Services
8 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (6.02%) WCF
9 10 (6.02%) WinForms
9 10 (6.02%) WPF
10 7 (4.22%) Entity Framework
11 6 (3.61%) Ninject
12 5 (3.01%) .NET Core
12 5 (3.01%) XML
13 4 (2.41%) jQuery
14 3 (1.81%) HTML5
14 3 (1.81%) REST
14 3 (1.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.42%) iPad
2 7 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.01%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.01%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.41%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.41%) User Experience
6 3 (1.81%) Clustering
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.81%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.20%) PDA
8 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.60%) PKI
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.11%) Windows
2 16 (9.64%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.43%) Linux
4 6 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.01%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.41%) SUSE
7 3 (1.81%) Unix
8 2 (1.20%) Android
8 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.48%) MVC
3 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
4 17 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (9.64%) Process Improvement
5 16 (9.64%) Scrum
6 15 (9.04%) Test Automation
7 14 (8.43%) ITIL
7 14 (8.43%) Performance Testing
7 14 (8.43%) Regression Testing
8 13 (7.83%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.83%) OOP
8 13 (7.83%) SDLC
9 12 (7.23%) Defect Tracking
9 12 (7.23%) Test Strategy
9 12 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (6.02%) Migration
11 9 (5.42%) Analytics
12 8 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 84 (50.60%) C#
2 46 (27.71%) SQL
3 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
4 24 (14.46%) VB.NET
5 7 (4.22%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.41%) Java
7 4 (2.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (12.65%) Degree
2 7 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.81%) CCNA
5 3 (1.81%) CCNP
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.20%) CCIE
6 2 (1.20%) ISEB
6 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.60%) Analytics IQ
7 1 (0.60%) CCDA
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.64%) QA
2 7 (4.22%) PMO
3 5 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.01%) SLA
4 3 (1.81%) P3O
5 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.01%) vSphere
4 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.20%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.60%) Docker
6 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) WSUS
2 2 (1.20%) Ansible
2 2 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
2 2 (1.20%) SCCM
2 2 (1.20%) Terraform
3 1 (0.60%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (6.63%) VMware
2 7 (4.22%) Cisco
3 6 (3.61%) DevExpress
4 5 (3.01%) Tableau
5 4 (2.41%) HP
5 4 (2.41%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.41%) Virgin Media
6 3 (1.81%) Apple
6 3 (1.81%) Citrix
6 3 (1.81%) Dell
6 3 (1.81%) Google
7 2 (1.20%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.20%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle
7 2 (1.20%) Peoplefluent
7 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.20%) Ubiquiti
7 2 (1.20%) Veeam
7 2 (1.20%) WatchGuard