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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 173 208 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 16.14% 17.70% 17.03%
As % of the Vendors category 41.89% 33.39% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 158 187 174
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 413 623 553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 38.53% 53.02% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 371 568 486
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -6 43 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Worthing +2 30 £47,500 +90.00%
Horsham +12 27 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Gatwick 0 27 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Haywards Heath -12 11 £45,000 - 4
East Grinstead +9 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Burgess Hill +27 3 £41,500 -12.63%
Chichester 0 3 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Microsoft
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 149 (41.05%) MS Excel
2 136 (37.47%) SQL Server
3 126 (34.71%) Windows
3 126 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (32.51%) SQL
5 106 (29.20%) .NET
5 106 (29.20%) Active Directory
6 85 (23.42%) C#
7 72 (19.83%) MS Office
8 66 (18.18%) HP
8 66 (18.18%) Finance
9 65 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 59 (16.25%) Windows Server
11 55 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 52 (14.33%) MVC
13 51 (14.05%) ITIL
14 50 (13.77%) MS Exchange
15 46 (12.67%) XML
15 46 (12.67%) ASP.NET
15 46 (12.67%) Hyper-V
16 45 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
17 44 (12.12%) SharePoint
17 44 (12.12%) Scrum
18 43 (11.85%) SQL Server 2014
19 42 (11.57%) PowerShell
19 42 (11.57%) Waterfall
20 41 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 40 (11.02%) AngularJS
22 39 (10.74%) OO
23 38 (10.47%) HTML

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 50 (13.77%) MS Exchange
2 44 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 23 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (3.86%) Skype for Business
6 13 (3.58%) IIS
6 13 (3.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (2.48%) CMS
9 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.28%) Apache
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 149 (41.05%) MS Excel
2 72 (19.83%) MS Office
3 29 (7.99%) MS Visio
4 19 (5.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.48%) FrameMaker
6 8 (2.20%) MS Project
7 6 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.38%) FastStats
3 4 (1.10%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.28%) Primavera
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (7.71%) Office 365
3 17 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (4.41%) SaaS
5 9 (2.48%) IaaS
5 9 (2.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.34%) WAN
2 22 (6.06%) LAN
3 20 (5.51%) SAN
4 17 (4.68%) DNS
4 17 (4.68%) Firewall
5 16 (4.41%) DHCP
6 14 (3.86%) Skype
7 10 (2.75%) SSL
7 10 (2.75%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.20%) VPN
8 8 (2.20%) Wireless
9 6 (1.65%) ADSL
9 6 (1.65%) NAS
9 6 (1.65%) Network Security
10 4 (1.10%) RIP
11 3 (0.83%) Multicast
12 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.55%) Internet
12 2 (0.55%) Intranet
12 2 (0.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (37.47%) SQL Server
2 55 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (11.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 41 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (7.71%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (7.44%) Relational Database
9 26 (7.16%) RDBMS
10 23 (6.34%) MongoDB
11 19 (5.23%) PowerCenter
11 19 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (3.86%) Power BI
13 10 (2.75%) DataStage
14 9 (2.48%) Big Data
14 9 (2.48%) OLAP
14 9 (2.48%) OLTP
15 8 (2.20%) MySQL
16 6 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.34%) TeamCity
3 18 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 13 (3.58%) HP UFT
6 7 (1.93%) JIRA
6 7 (1.93%) NUnit
7 5 (1.38%) git-flow
7 5 (1.38%) Selenium
7 5 (1.38%) Subversion
7 5 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (1.10%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.83%) FxCop
9 3 (0.83%) LINQPad
9 3 (0.83%) StyleCop
9 3 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.55%) MSTest
10 2 (0.55%) StarTeam
10 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.28%) Maven
General
1 66 (18.18%) Finance
2 12 (3.31%) Advertising
3 7 (1.93%) Marketing
4 3 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.28%) Banking
6 1 (0.28%) Billing
6 1 (0.28%) Local Government
6 1 (0.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (17.91%) Analyst
2 61 (16.80%) Developer
3 40 (11.02%) .NET Developer
4 30 (8.26%) Support Analyst
4 30 (8.26%) Support Engineer
4 30 (8.26%) Windows Engineer
5 28 (7.71%) Architect
6 24 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 23 (6.34%) Messaging Developer
8 22 (6.06%) IT Support
8 22 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 18 (4.96%) IT Analyst
10 16 (4.41%) Applications Support
10 16 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (4.13%) Team Leader
12 14 (3.86%) Administrator
12 14 (3.86%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (3.58%) SQL Analyst
13 13 (3.58%) Test Automation Engineer
13 13 (3.58%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (29.20%) .NET
2 46 (12.67%) ASP.NET
2 46 (12.67%) XML
3 45 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (11.02%) AngularJS
5 38 (10.47%) HTML
6 34 (9.37%) CSS
7 33 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 29 (7.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 28 (7.71%) KnockoutJS
9 28 (7.71%) RESTful
9 28 (7.71%) WPF
10 27 (7.44%) REST
10 27 (7.44%) SOAP
11 23 (6.34%) .NET Framework
11 23 (6.34%) MSMQ
11 23 (6.34%) Node.js
11 23 (6.34%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (3.86%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.13%) Clustering
3 14 (3.86%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.48%) e-Learning
6 9 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.93%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.93%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.38%) Tandem
9 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.10%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.28%) FMCG
12 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 126 (34.71%) Windows
2 59 (16.25%) Windows Server
3 31 (8.54%) Linux
3 31 (8.54%) Windows 7
4 27 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.58%) Unix
9 11 (3.03%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.93%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.10%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.83%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (34.71%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (14.33%) MVC
3 51 (14.05%) ITIL
4 44 (12.12%) Scrum
5 42 (11.57%) Waterfall
6 39 (10.74%) OO
7 35 (9.64%) TDD
8 33 (9.09%) Kanban
9 30 (8.26%) Software Engineering
10 29 (7.99%) PRINCE2
10 29 (7.99%) Project Management
10 29 (7.99%) Web Application Development
11 27 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (7.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (7.16%) Multithreading
12 26 (7.16%) Security Patching
12 26 (7.16%) Test Scripting
12 26 (7.16%) Threat Detection
13 25 (6.89%) CRM
14 24 (6.61%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 118 (32.51%) SQL
2 85 (23.42%) C#
3 42 (11.57%) PowerShell
4 35 (9.64%) JavaScript
5 31 (8.54%) T-SQL
6 23 (6.34%) F#
6 23 (6.34%) Ruby
7 18 (4.96%) C++
8 15 (4.13%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.86%) Java
10 12 (3.31%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.75%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.20%) Python
13 7 (1.93%) Fortran
13 7 (1.93%) VB
14 6 (1.65%) C
15 3 (0.83%) VC++
16 2 (0.55%) COBOL
16 2 (0.55%) PHP
16 2 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (9.37%) Degree
2 26 (7.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.51%) ISEB
4 19 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.96%) CCNA
6 17 (4.68%) MCSE
7 10 (2.75%) ISTQB
8 9 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.10%) MCP
10 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.83%) PMP
10 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.83%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.55%) CCNP
11 2 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.55%) MCITP
11 2 (0.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.61%) QA
2 9 (2.48%) SLA
3 6 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 106 (29.20%) Active Directory
2 46 (12.67%) Hyper-V
3 30 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (5.79%) Firmware
5 3 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.55%) XenApp
7 1 (0.28%) iptables
7 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (6.61%) SCSM
1 24 (6.61%) WSUS
2 23 (6.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 23 (6.34%) Kibana
3 14 (3.86%) SCCM
4 12 (3.31%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (1.38%) SCOM
6 4 (1.10%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (18.18%) HP
2 38 (10.47%) VMware
3 30 (8.26%) 3PAR
4 21 (5.79%) Informatica
5 20 (5.51%) Oracle
6 17 (4.68%) Red Hat
7 15 (4.13%) Adobe
8 12 (3.31%) Cisco
8 12 (3.31%) F5
9 10 (2.75%) CA
9 10 (2.75%) Citrix
9 10 (2.75%) Teradata
10 9 (2.48%) Apple
11 7 (1.93%) SAP
11 7 (1.93%) SonicWALL
11 7 (1.93%) Tableau
12 6 (1.65%) Cognos
12 6 (1.65%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.38%) Veeam
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Yoh
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horsham, Sussex
OCS Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £28,429 to £30,259 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 48,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits and rewards
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, holiday etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + generous benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Annapurna HR
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Haywards Heath
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 15 days ago
Crawley
Annapurna HR
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Haywards Heath
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago