The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 5
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 218 191 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 20.24% 14.69% 22.06%
As % of the Vendors category 47.29% 31.67% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 202 176 237
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 461 603 687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 42.80% 46.38% 57.39%
Number of salaries quoted 401 558 610
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in West Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Microsoft in West Sussex

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in West Sussex

Microsoft
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -10 48 £38,250 -19.47% 6
Horsham +8 47 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Worthing -7 34 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Chichester -4 15 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Haywards Heath -9 10 £38,750 -13.88%
Gatwick -10 8 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Burgess Hill +28 5 £32,000 +60.00% 1
East Grinstead +8 3 £76,250 +103.33% 1
Billingshurst - 2 £26,000 -
Bognor Regis - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 148 (38.14%) SQL
1 148 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 135 (34.79%) .NET
3 134 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (33.76%) C#
5 109 (28.09%) Windows
6 105 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 81 (20.88%) ASP.NET
8 76 (19.59%) MVC
9 71 (18.30%) Finance
10 68 (17.53%) Active Directory
11 61 (15.72%) AngularJS
12 59 (15.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 59 (15.21%) XML
13 54 (13.92%) Windows Server
14 53 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 53 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 49 (12.63%) HTML
16 46 (11.86%) Visual Studio
16 46 (11.86%) SharePoint
16 46 (11.86%) HP
17 45 (11.60%) Microsoft Office
17 45 (11.60%) SQL Server 2014
18 44 (11.34%) Scrum
19 42 (10.82%) VMware
20 41 (10.57%) Cisco
20 41 (10.57%) .NET Framework
21 40 (10.31%) Test Automation
21 40 (10.31%) T-SQL
21 40 (10.31%) CSS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 46 (11.86%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.22%) MS Exchange
3 24 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.35%) Drupal
7 12 (3.09%) IIS
8 10 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.03%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.77%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.26%) CMS
13 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 45 (11.60%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (4.90%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (2.84%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.26%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.26%) Maya
8 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.52%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.26%) FastStats
4 1 (0.26%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 105 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (9.79%) Office 365
3 31 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (6.70%) SaaS
5 6 (1.55%) Boomi
5 6 (1.55%) IaaS
5 6 (1.55%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.25%) Firewall
2 25 (6.44%) WAN
3 24 (6.19%) LAN
4 14 (3.61%) DHCP
5 13 (3.35%) DNS
6 9 (2.32%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.06%) MPLS
8 7 (1.80%) Internet
9 6 (1.55%) SSL
9 6 (1.55%) VPN
10 5 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.29%) Network Security
10 5 (1.29%) Wireless
11 4 (1.03%) ADSL
11 4 (1.03%) Extranet
11 4 (1.03%) SAN
11 4 (1.03%) Skype
12 3 (0.77%) Multicast
12 3 (0.77%) NAS
12 3 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 53 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (11.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 39 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (8.76%) MongoDB
5 34 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (7.22%) Relational Database
7 27 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (6.96%) Power BI
7 27 (6.96%) RDBMS
7 27 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.87%) PowerCenter
9 13 (3.35%) Data Mining
10 12 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (3.09%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.58%) DataStage
11 10 (2.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (2.32%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 46 (11.86%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.19%) TeamCity
3 20 (5.15%) HP UFT
4 10 (2.58%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.06%) Selenium
7 5 (1.29%) NUnit
8 4 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.03%) Subversion
8 4 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.77%) FxCop
9 3 (0.77%) LINQPad
9 3 (0.77%) StyleCop
9 3 (0.77%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.52%) JIRA
10 2 (0.52%) MSI
11 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.26%) Maven
11 1 (0.26%) StarTeam
11 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 71 (18.30%) Finance
2 24 (6.19%) Retail
3 18 (4.64%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.61%) Advertising
5 11 (2.84%) Marketing
6 3 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.26%) Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Military
7 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (28.61%) Developer
2 61 (15.72%) .NET Developer
2 61 (15.72%) Analyst
3 34 (8.76%) Support Analyst
4 30 (7.73%) Support Engineer
5 28 (7.22%) Architect
6 27 (6.96%) SQL Developer
7 26 (6.70%) Software Engineer
8 24 (6.19%) Messaging Developer
9 23 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (5.67%) Project Manager
11 21 (5.41%) C# Developer
11 21 (5.41%) IT Support
11 21 (5.41%) Software Developer
12 20 (5.15%) Test Automation Engineer
12 20 (5.15%) Test Engineer
13 16 (4.12%) Lead Software Engineer
14 15 (3.87%) Applications Support
14 15 (3.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 15 (3.87%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (34.79%) .NET
2 81 (20.88%) ASP.NET
3 61 (15.72%) AngularJS
4 59 (15.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 59 (15.21%) XML
5 49 (12.63%) HTML
6 41 (10.57%) .NET Framework
7 40 (10.31%) CSS
8 37 (9.54%) REST
8 37 (9.54%) SOAP
9 35 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 31 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (7.73%) Entity Framework
11 30 (7.73%) WPF
12 28 (7.22%) KnockoutJS
12 28 (7.22%) RESTful
12 28 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (6.19%) MSMQ
13 24 (6.19%) Node.js
13 24 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.19%) Driving Licence
2 23 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (3.35%) FMCG
4 13 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.84%) Clustering
7 10 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.32%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.80%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.80%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.55%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.55%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.29%) Replication
12 4 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.03%) Tandem
13 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 109 (28.09%) Windows
2 54 (13.92%) Windows Server
3 29 (7.47%) Linux
4 24 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (5.67%) Windows 7
6 17 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (4.12%) Windows 10
8 12 (3.09%) Unix
9 8 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.77%) Android
12 3 (0.77%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (19.59%) MVC
3 44 (11.34%) Scrum
4 40 (10.31%) Test Automation
5 39 (10.05%) Software Engineering
6 36 (9.28%) OO
7 35 (9.02%) TDD
7 35 (9.02%) Waterfall
8 34 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (8.51%) ITIL
10 32 (8.25%) ETL
10 32 (8.25%) Project Management
11 29 (7.47%) Web Application Development
12 27 (6.96%) Multithreading
13 26 (6.70%) Kanban
13 26 (6.70%) PRINCE2
14 25 (6.44%) CRM
15 24 (6.19%) Dependency Injection
15 24 (6.19%) Test Scripting
16 21 (5.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (38.14%) SQL
2 131 (33.76%) C#
3 40 (10.31%) T-SQL
4 35 (9.02%) JavaScript
5 26 (6.70%) PowerShell
6 24 (6.19%) F#
6 24 (6.19%) Ruby
7 22 (5.67%) PL/SQL
8 19 (4.90%) C++
9 18 (4.64%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.61%) PHP
11 10 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.06%) C
12 8 (2.06%) Fortran
12 8 (2.06%) Java
13 7 (1.80%) Python
14 5 (1.29%) VBScript
15 4 (1.03%) VB
16 3 (0.77%) VC++
17 2 (0.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 38 (9.79%) Degree
2 34 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.64%) MCSE
5 14 (3.61%) CCNA
6 13 (3.35%) Master's Degree
6 13 (3.35%) MCSA
7 12 (3.09%) MCITP
8 11 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (2.84%) MCP
9 10 (2.58%) ISEB
10 6 (1.55%) MCTS
11 5 (1.29%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.29%) PMP
12 4 (1.03%) CCNP
12 4 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.52%) CIMA
14 2 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.70%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) SLA
3 5 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.77%) BS25999
4 3 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 68 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.96%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.80%) vSphere
5 6 (1.55%) Firmware
6 5 (1.29%) XenApp
7 2 (0.52%) UAG
7 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.26%) Squid
8 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (7.73%) SCCM
2 29 (7.47%) WSUS
3 24 (6.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 24 (6.19%) Kibana
4 4 (1.03%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.03%) SCSM
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (11.86%) HP
2 42 (10.82%) VMware
3 41 (10.57%) Cisco
4 35 (9.02%) Oracle
5 18 (4.64%) Citrix
6 16 (4.12%) Informatica
7 14 (3.61%) Cognos
7 14 (3.61%) Dell
7 14 (3.61%) NetApp
7 14 (3.61%) SAP
8 12 (3.09%) Juniper
9 11 (2.84%) IBM
9 11 (2.84%) Tableau
10 10 (2.58%) Teradata
11 7 (1.80%) 3PAR
12 6 (1.55%) Apple
12 6 (1.55%) AppSense
12 6 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.29%) Avaya
13 5 (1.29%) McAfee
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to 39k Plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: bonuses + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Etech Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chichester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Burgess Hill
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £32,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Ballard Chalmers Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE + Bonuses
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday