Period
to 18 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 174 244 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.04% 13.90% 13.83%
As % of the Vendors category 27.75% 42.36% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 140 248 318
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,250 £20,850
90th Percentile £74,575 £67,200 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 627 576 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 28.96% 32.82% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 478 530 557
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,125 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,625 £63,000 £64,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 June 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 June 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 -29 123 £45,000 - 10
Lewes +1 39 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Eastbourne - 6 £46,000 - 1
Hove -12 2 £55,000 +115.69% 1
Uckfield -18 2 £45,750 +72.64% 1
Hastings +2 1 - - 2
Forest Row - 1 - -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 97 (55.75%) .NET
2 85 (48.85%) C#
3 63 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (35.63%) ASP.NET
5 60 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 47 (27.01%) SQL
7 46 (26.44%) Windows
8 36 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 34 (19.54%) MVC
9 34 (19.54%) AngularJS
10 30 (17.24%) CRM
10 30 (17.24%) .NET Framework
11 29 (16.67%) XML
12 27 (15.52%) CSS
13 26 (14.94%) Dynamics CRM
13 26 (14.94%) HTML
13 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Office
15 24 (13.79%) Computer Science
15 24 (13.79%) Dynamics 365
16 23 (13.22%) XSLT
16 23 (13.22%) Active Directory
17 20 (11.49%) Web Services
17 20 (11.49%) OOP
17 20 (11.49%) SDLC
17 20 (11.49%) Test Automation
18 19 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (10.92%) Office 365
18 19 (10.92%) Self-Motivation
18 19 (10.92%) VB.NET

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 4 (2.30%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.72%) NServiceBus
2 3 (1.72%) WordPress
3 2 (1.15%) Apache
3 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (4.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (14.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.79%) Dynamics 365
2 19 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (10.92%) Office 365
3 10 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.02%) GitHub
5 4 (2.30%) IaaS
6 3 (1.72%) NuGet
7 2 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.57%) PaaS
8 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.32%) DNS
2 7 (4.02%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.45%) HTTP
3 6 (3.45%) SAN
4 5 (2.87%) DHCP
4 5 (2.87%) NAS
5 4 (2.30%) Firewall
5 4 (2.30%) VLAN
5 4 (2.30%) VoIP
6 3 (1.72%) LAN
6 3 (1.72%) VPN
6 3 (1.72%) WAN
7 2 (1.15%) Broadband
7 2 (1.15%) Skype
7 2 (1.15%) SMTP
7 2 (1.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.90%) MySQL
3 8 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.72%) Power BI
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (4.02%) JUnit
2 6 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.87%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (2.87%) Mockito
4 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.72%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.72%) Log4Net
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.72%) Subversion
6 2 (1.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.15%) FxCop
6 2 (1.15%) JIRA
6 2 (1.15%) NUnit
6 2 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.15%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.15%) Selenium
6 2 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.15%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.15%) TestNG
General
1 13 (7.47%) Finance
2 10 (5.75%) Retail
3 8 (4.60%) Advertising
4 6 (3.45%) Marketing
4 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 89 (51.15%) Developer
2 68 (39.08%) C# Developer
3 51 (29.31%) .NET Developer
4 46 (26.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (18.39%) Senior Developer
6 30 (17.24%) Lead .NET Developer
6 30 (17.24%) Lead Developer
6 30 (17.24%) Senior C# Developer
7 29 (16.67%) Analyst
7 29 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
8 27 (15.52%) Architect
8 27 (15.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (14.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (11.49%) C# Architect
10 20 (11.49%) Senior Architect
11 18 (10.34%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 18 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
11 18 (10.34%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (9.77%) IT Support
12 17 (9.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (55.75%) .NET
2 62 (35.63%) ASP.NET
3 34 (19.54%) AngularJS
4 30 (17.24%) .NET Framework
5 29 (16.67%) XML
6 27 (15.52%) CSS
7 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (14.94%) HTML
8 23 (13.22%) XSLT
9 20 (11.49%) Web Services
10 14 (8.05%) WPF
11 13 (7.47%) WCF
12 10 (5.75%) jQuery
13 8 (4.60%) Ajax
13 8 (4.60%) WinForms
14 5 (2.87%) Angular 2
14 5 (2.87%) Grails
14 5 (2.87%) Jest
14 5 (2.87%) Spring
14 5 (2.87%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.92%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.30%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.72%) Social Media
6 3 (1.72%) Video Editing
6 3 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.15%) Equities
7 2 (1.15%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (26.44%) Windows
2 13 (7.47%) Linux
3 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.15%) Android
4 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.15%) Unix
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.54%) MVC
3 30 (17.24%) CRM
4 20 (11.49%) OOP
4 20 (11.49%) SDLC
4 20 (11.49%) Test Automation
5 18 (10.34%) Performance Testing
5 18 (10.34%) Regression Testing
6 16 (9.20%) TDD
6 16 (9.20%) Test Strategy
7 14 (8.05%) OO
8 12 (6.90%) Process Improvement
9 10 (5.75%) ERP
9 10 (5.75%) ITIL
10 9 (5.17%) BDD
10 9 (5.17%) Coaching
10 9 (5.17%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (5.17%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.17%) Project Management
10 9 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.85%) C#
2 47 (27.01%) SQL
3 36 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.92%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.32%) Java
6 6 (3.45%) PHP
7 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.15%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.15%) VBA
9 1 (0.57%) C
9 1 (0.57%) Go
9 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (8.62%) Degree
2 12 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.32%) MCSE
3 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.72%) ISEB
5 2 (1.15%) CCIE
5 2 (1.15%) CCNA
5 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.57%) CISM
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) HND
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.62%) QA
2 4 (2.30%) SLA
3 3 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.15%) GDPR
5 1 (0.57%) P3O
5 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (13.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (1.72%) Docker
3 3 (1.72%) vCloud
3 3 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.72%) vSphere
3 3 (1.72%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) SCCM
2 3 (1.72%) Nagios
2 3 (1.72%) vMotion
3 2 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.57%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.57%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (4.02%) Oracle
1 7 (4.02%) VMware
2 6 (3.45%) Cisco
3 4 (2.30%) HP
4 3 (1.72%) Adobe
4 3 (1.72%) Avaya
4 3 (1.72%) Citrix
4 3 (1.72%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.15%) Apple
5 2 (1.15%) Capita
5 2 (1.15%) EMC
5 2 (1.15%) Google
5 2 (1.15%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.57%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.57%) Symantec
6 1 (0.57%) Veeam
6 1 (0.57%) WatchGuard