Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 20 14
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 161 214 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.35% 11.01% 12.70%
As % of the Vendors category 29.98% 44.58% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 131 205 273
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,750 £23,850 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £56,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +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 537 480 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 24.51% 24.69% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 409 437 599
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £44,170
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -0.38% +5.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £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% - +3.45%

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 October 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 21 October 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 -15 114 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Lewes 0 39 £44,500 -11.00% 5
Eastbourne -4 7 £50,500 +146.34% 1
Uckfield -14 4 £35,250 -11.88% 1
Hastings 0 1 £42,500 +18.06% 2
Hove -16 1 - - 13
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 93 (57.76%) .NET
2 89 (55.28%) C#
3 76 (47.20%) ASP.NET
4 75 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (37.27%) SQL Server
6 54 (33.54%) SQL
7 45 (27.95%) JavaScript
8 35 (21.74%) HTML
8 35 (21.74%) CSS
9 32 (19.88%) Windows
10 30 (18.63%) MVC
11 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (16.15%) AngularJS
12 25 (15.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (15.53%) Web Services
13 24 (14.91%) VB.NET
13 24 (14.91%) .NET Framework
13 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
14 23 (14.29%) Degree
15 20 (12.42%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (11.18%) Self-Motivation
17 17 (10.56%) OOP
18 16 (9.94%) Linux
18 16 (9.94%) CRM
18 16 (9.94%) Dynamics 365
19 15 (9.32%) Dynamics CRM
20 14 (8.70%) QA
20 14 (8.70%) SharePoint
20 14 (8.70%) XML
20 14 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree

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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.86%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.24%) Apache
4 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.24%) IIS
4 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.62%) CMS
5 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (9.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.62%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (12.42%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (9.94%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (4.35%) Office 365
5 4 (2.48%) SaaS
6 3 (1.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.86%) GitHub
6 3 (1.86%) PaaS
7 2 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.24%) IaaS
7 2 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) Boomi
8 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.62%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) DNS
2 4 (2.48%) Firewall
2 4 (2.48%) SAN
2 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.86%) DHCP
3 3 (1.86%) LAN
3 3 (1.86%) Network Security
4 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.24%) HTTP
4 2 (1.24%) IPsec
4 2 (1.24%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.24%) NAS
4 2 (1.24%) SMTP
4 2 (1.24%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.24%) VoIP
4 2 (1.24%) VPN
4 2 (1.24%) VSAN
4 2 (1.24%) WLAN
5 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (37.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.59%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.97%) MySQL
4 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.24%) GIS
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.24%) Power BI
5 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.59%) JUnit
3 7 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (3.11%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (3.11%) Mockito
4 5 (3.11%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.48%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.48%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.48%) JIRA
5 4 (2.48%) JMeter
5 4 (2.48%) Selenium
5 4 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.48%) TestNG
6 3 (1.86%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.62%) Moq
7 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (7.45%) Finance
2 10 (6.21%) Retail
3 6 (3.73%) Marketing
4 4 (2.48%) Advertising
5 3 (1.86%) Back Office
6 2 (1.24%) Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (55.90%) Developer
2 72 (44.72%) .NET Developer
3 71 (44.10%) C# Developer
4 63 (39.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (34.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 53 (32.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (18.01%) Software Developer
8 28 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (16.77%) C# Software Developer
10 24 (14.91%) Lead .NET Developer
10 24 (14.91%) Lead Developer
11 21 (13.04%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 21 (13.04%) Lead C# Developer
11 21 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
11 21 (13.04%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (10.56%) Analyst
13 11 (6.83%) Senior Developer
14 10 (6.21%) Architect
15 9 (5.59%) Consultant
15 9 (5.59%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (57.76%) .NET
2 76 (47.20%) ASP.NET
3 35 (21.74%) CSS
3 35 (21.74%) HTML
4 26 (16.15%) AngularJS
5 25 (15.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (15.53%) Web Services
6 24 (14.91%) .NET Framework
7 14 (8.70%) XML
8 11 (6.83%) WPF
9 10 (6.21%) WCF
9 10 (6.21%) WinForms
10 9 (5.59%) Entity Framework
11 8 (4.97%) XSLT
12 6 (3.73%) Ninject
13 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (3.11%) Jest
13 5 (3.11%) REST
13 5 (3.11%) Spring
13 5 (3.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.18%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.59%) iPad
4 7 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.73%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.73%) e-Learning
5 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.86%) Clustering
8 3 (1.86%) Replication
9 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.24%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.24%) PDA
9 2 (1.24%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.88%) Windows
2 16 (9.94%) Linux
3 9 (5.59%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.48%) Android
7 3 (1.86%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.62%) SUSE
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.63%) MVC
3 17 (10.56%) OOP
4 16 (9.94%) CRM
5 13 (8.07%) E-Commerce
5 13 (8.07%) Scrum
6 12 (7.45%) Test Automation
7 11 (6.83%) Performance Testing
7 11 (6.83%) Process Improvement
7 11 (6.83%) Regression Testing
8 10 (6.21%) Coaching
8 10 (6.21%) ERP
8 10 (6.21%) ITIL
9 9 (5.59%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (5.59%) SDLC
10 8 (4.97%) Migration
10 8 (4.97%) OO
10 8 (4.97%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.35%) Information Security
11 7 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (55.28%) C#
2 54 (33.54%) SQL
3 45 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 24 (14.91%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.83%) Java
6 6 (3.73%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (14.29%) Degree
2 14 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.48%) ISEB
3 4 (2.48%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.86%) MCSE
5 1 (0.62%) Analytics IQ
5 1 (0.62%) CCDA
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) CCNP
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.62%) HND
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) QA
2 7 (4.35%) PMO
3 4 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.48%) SLA
4 3 (1.86%) P3O
5 1 (0.62%) GDPR
5 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.11%) vSphere
4 3 (1.86%) Docker
5 2 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.24%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) SCCM
2 2 (1.24%) Ansible
2 2 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.24%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.24%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.24%) Puppet
2 2 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.24%) Terraform
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (7.45%) VMware
2 7 (4.35%) Oracle
3 6 (3.73%) DevExpress
4 5 (3.11%) Cisco
4 5 (3.11%) Google
4 5 (3.11%) HP
5 4 (2.48%) Apple
6 3 (1.86%) Citrix
6 3 (1.86%) Dell
6 3 (1.86%) Veeam
6 3 (1.86%) WatchGuard
7 2 (1.24%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.24%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.24%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.24%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (0.62%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.62%) Symantec