Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 27 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 151 200 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.14% 9.58% 16.05%
As % of the Vendors category 37.94% 35.15% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 129 179 312
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +39.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

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 398 569 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 21.44% 27.26% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 347 495 590
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 -6 100 £38,250 -15.00% 6
Lewes 0 30 £55,000 +10.00%
Uckfield +22 8 £26,000 -45.26%
Hastings +2 7 £38,000 -18.28% 2
Hove -4 6 £39,500 -21.00% 7
Eastbourne -4 2 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 76 (50.33%) .NET
2 71 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (45.03%) SQL Server
4 60 (39.74%) C#
5 54 (35.76%) ASP.NET
6 53 (35.10%) SQL
7 44 (29.14%) Windows
8 37 (24.50%) JavaScript
9 36 (23.84%) MVC
10 34 (22.52%) AngularJS
11 33 (21.85%) Microsoft Office
12 29 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 29 (19.21%) CSS
12 29 (19.21%) HTML
13 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (16.56%) Active Directory
14 25 (16.56%) Computer Science
15 24 (15.89%) Degree
16 23 (15.23%) SharePoint
17 19 (12.58%) Process Improvement
18 17 (11.26%) Test Automation
18 17 (11.26%) .NET Framework
18 17 (11.26%) Visual Studio
18 17 (11.26%) Office 365
18 17 (11.26%) Analytics
19 16 (10.60%) Windows Server
19 16 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (9.93%) QA
20 15 (9.93%) Tableau
20 15 (9.93%) SDLC

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 23 (15.23%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.62%) IIS
3 7 (4.64%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.65%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.32%) Apache
5 2 (1.32%) JBoss
5 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.66%) CMS
6 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (21.85%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (5.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (11.26%) Office 365
3 14 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (5.96%) SaaS
5 8 (5.30%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (4.64%) Google Analytics
7 5 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.32%) GitHub
8 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.32%) IaaS
8 2 (1.32%) PaaS
9 1 (0.66%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) DHCP
1 7 (4.64%) Firewall
2 6 (3.97%) DNS
3 5 (3.31%) Network Security
3 5 (3.31%) VPN
4 4 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.99%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.99%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.99%) VLAN
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.32%) HTTP
6 2 (1.32%) LAN
6 2 (1.32%) SAN
6 2 (1.32%) VSAN
6 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.66%) Skype
7 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (45.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.96%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.96%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.96%) QlikView
3 7 (4.64%) Power BI
4 6 (3.97%) Sisense
5 3 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.99%) MySQL
5 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.66%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (11.26%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.31%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.31%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.31%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (1.99%) Selenium
3 3 (1.99%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.99%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.32%) JUnit
4 2 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.32%) Mockito
4 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.66%) Moq
5 1 (0.66%) NUnit
5 1 (0.66%) Subversion
5 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (7.28%) Finance
2 5 (3.31%) Military
3 3 (1.99%) Marketing
4 2 (1.32%) Back Office
4 2 (1.32%) Games
4 2 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (43.05%) Developer
2 50 (33.11%) .NET Developer
3 43 (28.48%) ASP.NET Developer
4 38 (25.17%) C# Developer
5 37 (24.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (21.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (19.21%) Analyst
7 29 (19.21%) Software Developer
8 25 (16.56%) .NET Software Developer
8 25 (16.56%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (11.26%) Test Analyst
10 14 (9.27%) QA Analyst
10 14 (9.27%) QA Test Analyst
11 12 (7.95%) Lead .NET Developer
11 12 (7.95%) Lead Developer
12 10 (6.62%) Support Engineer
13 9 (5.96%) Data Modeller
14 7 (4.64%) Software Engineer
15 6 (3.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 5 (3.31%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (50.33%) .NET
2 54 (35.76%) ASP.NET
3 34 (22.52%) AngularJS
4 29 (19.21%) CSS
4 29 (19.21%) HTML
5 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (11.26%) .NET Framework
7 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (3.97%) .NET Core
9 5 (3.31%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.31%) React
10 4 (2.65%) Web Services
11 3 (1.99%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (1.99%) LESS
11 3 (1.99%) REST
11 3 (1.99%) Sass
12 2 (1.32%) Angular 2
12 2 (1.32%) Spring
12 2 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.96%) Data Structures
2 7 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.97%) e-Learning
4 5 (3.31%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.31%) User Experience
5 3 (1.99%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.32%) Clustering
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.32%) iPad
6 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.14%) Windows
2 16 (10.60%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.97%) Linux
4 5 (3.31%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.99%) SUSE
5 3 (1.99%) Unix
6 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.84%) MVC
3 25 (16.56%) Computer Science
4 19 (12.58%) Process Improvement
5 17 (11.26%) Analytics
5 17 (11.26%) Test Automation
6 16 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (9.93%) SDLC
8 14 (9.27%) Defect Tracking
8 14 (9.27%) Performance Testing
8 14 (9.27%) Regression Testing
8 14 (9.27%) Test Strategy
8 14 (9.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (8.61%) Migration
10 12 (7.95%) Scrum
11 11 (7.28%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (6.62%) Project Management
13 9 (5.96%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.96%) ETL
13 9 (5.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (39.74%) C#
2 53 (35.10%) SQL
3 37 (24.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.95%) VB.NET
5 8 (5.30%) C++
6 7 (4.64%) C
6 7 (4.64%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.65%) Java
8 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.32%) PHP
9 2 (1.32%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) CCIE
5 2 (1.32%) CCNA
5 2 (1.32%) CCNP
5 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.32%) MCSE
6 1 (0.66%) Analytics IQ
6 1 (0.66%) HNC
6 1 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.93%) QA
2 9 (5.96%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.97%) PMO
4 5 (3.31%) DO-178B
4 5 (3.31%) DO-254
4 5 (3.31%) SLA
5 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.66%) P3O
System Software
1 25 (16.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.32%) Docker
4 2 (1.32%) Firmware
4 2 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.32%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) PTC Integrity
2 4 (2.65%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.99%) WSUS
4 2 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.32%) Mesos
5 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.66%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 15 (9.93%) Tableau
2 9 (5.96%) Google
3 6 (3.97%) Zoho
4 5 (3.31%) Cisco
4 5 (3.31%) PTC
4 5 (3.31%) Virgin Media
4 5 (3.31%) VMware
5 2 (1.32%) Apple
5 2 (1.32%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle
5 2 (1.32%) Peoplefluent
5 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.66%) Citrix
6 1 (0.66%) Palo Alto