Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 36 17
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 189 165 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.30% 7.45% 11.10%
As % of the Vendors category 38.97% 29.52% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 160 124 191
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 485 559 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.86% 25.24% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 391 399 440
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,150 £62,500
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.49% +1.11% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +4 99 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Lewes +1 27 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Uckfield +21 19 £50,000 +9.29% 4
Bexhill-On-Sea - 14 £65,000 - 1
Hastings -1 12 £38,000 -10.59% 1
Eastbourne +6 6 £50,000 +9.89% 1
Hove -4 3 £70,000 - 7
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 89 (47.09%) SQL Server
2 71 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (35.98%) .NET
4 67 (35.45%) C#
5 58 (30.69%) Azure
6 49 (25.93%) Windows
7 43 (22.75%) Visual Studio
8 41 (21.69%) Microsoft Office
9 39 (20.63%) ASP.NET
10 38 (20.11%) JavaScript
10 38 (20.11%) MVC
10 38 (20.11%) AngularJS
11 37 (19.58%) IIS
12 35 (18.52%) SQL
13 31 (16.40%) HTML
13 31 (16.40%) Active Directory
13 31 (16.40%) Windows Server
14 28 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 28 (14.81%) DNS
15 27 (14.29%) VMware
16 26 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (13.76%) Data Centre
16 26 (13.76%) Office 365
17 25 (13.23%) WebDriver
17 25 (13.23%) Test Automation
17 25 (13.23%) Manual Testing
17 25 (13.23%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (13.23%) Selenium
17 25 (13.23%) MS Exchange
18 24 (12.70%) Coaching

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 37 (19.58%) IIS
2 25 (13.23%) MS Exchange
3 16 (8.47%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.65%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.06%) Apache
7 2 (1.06%) JBoss
7 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.53%) CMS
8 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
Applications
1 41 (21.69%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (8.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) BPCS
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (30.69%) Azure
2 26 (13.76%) Office 365
3 21 (11.11%) AWS
4 20 (10.58%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (9.52%) SaaS
6 17 (8.99%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (8.99%) IaaS
6 17 (8.99%) PaaS
7 5 (2.65%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Flow
9 2 (1.06%) G Suite
9 2 (1.06%) GCP
9 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.06%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (1.06%) Slack
10 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.53%) Force.com
10 1 (0.53%) Google Sheets
10 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.81%) DNS
2 22 (11.64%) LAN
3 17 (8.99%) WAN
4 16 (8.47%) DHCP
5 14 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 11 (5.82%) Firewall
7 7 (3.70%) VPN
8 5 (2.65%) Skype
9 4 (2.12%) Wireless
10 3 (1.59%) SAN
11 2 (1.06%) HTTP
11 2 (1.06%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.06%) VoIP
12 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.53%) RS-232
12 1 (0.53%) RS-485
12 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (47.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.65%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.65%) Power BI
5 4 (2.12%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (2.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.12%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (2.12%) Couchbase
5 4 (2.12%) MySQL
5 4 (2.12%) OLTP
5 4 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.53%) QlikView
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (22.75%) Visual Studio
2 25 (13.23%) Selenium
2 25 (13.23%) WebDriver
3 20 (10.58%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.65%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (2.65%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (2.12%) JIRA
6 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.53%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.53%) Subversion
7 1 (0.53%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 21 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.17%) Fire and Rescue
4 5 (2.65%) Military
5 4 (2.12%) Retail
6 3 (1.59%) Marketing
7 2 (1.06%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (22.75%) Developer
2 35 (18.52%) Software Developer
3 31 (16.40%) Analyst
4 25 (13.23%) Test Analyst
5 21 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (10.58%) Automation Test Analyst
7 18 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.99%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (7.41%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.88%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (6.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.88%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (6.35%) ERP Manager
12 9 (4.76%) Systems Manager
13 8 (4.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 7 (3.70%) Development Manager
14 7 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (35.98%) .NET
2 39 (20.63%) ASP.NET
3 38 (20.11%) AngularJS
4 31 (16.40%) HTML
5 23 (12.17%) CSS
6 20 (10.58%) .NET Core
7 19 (10.05%) .NET Framework
8 18 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (9.52%) LDAP
9 16 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (4.23%) Web Services
11 7 (3.70%) HTML5
11 7 (3.70%) RESTful
11 7 (3.70%) SOAP
12 4 (2.12%) React
12 4 (2.12%) Sass
13 3 (1.59%) Angular 2
13 3 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (1.59%) LESS
13 3 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (13.76%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.94%) PKI
3 11 (5.82%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (5.82%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.17%) e-Learning
4 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.17%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.65%) Clustering
5 5 (2.65%) Replication
6 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.06%) Social Media
7 2 (1.06%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) BYOD
8 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.93%) Windows
2 31 (16.40%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.82%) Linux
4 6 (3.17%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.11%) MVC
3 28 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 25 (13.23%) Manual Testing
4 25 (13.23%) Test Automation
5 24 (12.70%) Coaching
5 24 (12.70%) Customer Requirements
6 22 (11.64%) ERP
7 21 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (10.58%) DevOps
9 19 (10.05%) TDD
10 15 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.41%) Project Management
12 13 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (6.88%) ITIL
12 13 (6.88%) Project Delivery
13 12 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.82%) Data Protection
14 11 (5.82%) Process Improvement
15 10 (5.29%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.45%) C#
2 38 (20.11%) JavaScript
3 35 (18.52%) SQL
4 8 (4.23%) C++
4 8 (4.23%) VB.NET
5 7 (3.70%) C
6 5 (2.65%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.12%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.53%) Java
8 1 (0.53%) Lua
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) Python
8 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (5.82%) Degree
2 4 (2.12%) CCDA
2 4 (2.12%) CCNA
2 4 (2.12%) CCNP
2 4 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.06%) HNC
4 2 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) DO-178B
1 5 (2.65%) DO-254
1 5 (2.65%) GDPR
1 5 (2.65%) PMO
2 4 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.59%) SLA
4 2 (1.06%) P3O
5 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (16.40%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (3.17%) Firmware
4 6 (3.17%) vSphere
5 4 (2.12%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.06%) Docker
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (2.65%) PTC Integrity
2 4 (2.12%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.06%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.06%) Mesos
4 1 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.53%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (14.29%) VMware
2 13 (6.88%) Citrix
3 12 (6.35%) Cisco
3 12 (6.35%) Oracle
4 8 (4.23%) Juniper
5 7 (3.70%) Guidewire
6 6 (3.17%) Virgin Media
7 5 (2.65%) Google
7 5 (2.65%) PTC
8 4 (2.12%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.12%) HP
9 2 (1.06%) Sage
9 2 (1.06%) Tableau
10 1 (0.53%) Adobe
10 1 (0.53%) Apple
10 1 (0.53%) Avaya
10 1 (0.53%) IBM
10 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.53%) SAP