The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 30 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
West Sussex / Worthing
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 8 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 20.69% 21.00% 27.93%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 56.76% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 28
Median salary £47,500 £25,000 £32,148
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.00% -22.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Worthing.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Worthing
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 60 37 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 41.38% 37.00% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 23 45
Median salary £44,738 £25,000 £29,295
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.95% -14.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Worthing

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Worthing

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Worthing over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Worthing

For the 6 months to 30 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 54 (69.23%) HP
2 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 40 (51.28%) Hyper-V
4 35 (44.87%) ITIL
5 34 (43.59%) Windows
6 33 (42.31%) PowerShell
7 30 (38.46%) 3PAR
8 27 (34.62%) MS Excel
8 27 (34.62%) Finance
9 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 26 (33.33%) SOAP
9 26 (33.33%) REST
9 26 (33.33%) Security Patching
9 26 (33.33%) Threat Detection
10 24 (30.77%) SCSM
11 21 (26.92%) SharePoint
11 21 (26.92%) Firmware
12 20 (25.64%) Linux
13 19 (24.36%) SAN
14 18 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (21.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (21.79%) Red Hat
16 15 (19.23%) Test Automation
16 15 (19.23%) Test Scripting
16 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
17 14 (17.95%) CSS
17 14 (17.95%) C#
17 14 (17.95%) HTML
17 14 (17.95%) SQL

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 14 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (17.95%) Skype for Business
4 12 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) SAN
2 14 (17.95%) Skype
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (34.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Active Directory Architect
4 12 (15.38%) Architect
4 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 12 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Exchange Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) SAN Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) SharePoint Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.33%) REST
1 26 (33.33%) SOAP
2 14 (17.95%) CSS
2 14 (17.95%) DOM
2 14 (17.95%) HTML
2 14 (17.95%) XML
3 12 (15.38%) .NET
3 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (15.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.59%) Windows
2 20 (25.64%) Linux
3 17 (21.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) ITIL
2 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 26 (33.33%) Threat Detection
3 18 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 15 (19.23%) Test Scripting
5 14 (17.95%) Automation Testing
5 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (16.67%) Scrum
7 12 (15.38%) High Availability
7 12 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.38%) MVC
7 12 (15.38%) Open Source
7 12 (15.38%) People Management
7 12 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 12 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 12 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 12 (15.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 14 (17.95%) C#
2 14 (17.95%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) VB
3 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) MCSE
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.38%) CCNA
2 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.28%) MCDST
3 1 (1.28%) MCSA
3 1 (1.28%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 40 (51.28%) Hyper-V
3 21 (26.92%) Firmware
4 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (30.77%) SCSM
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (69.23%) HP
2 30 (38.46%) 3PAR
3 17 (21.79%) Red Hat
4 12 (15.38%) F5
5 6 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) Dell
6 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.28%) Juniper
6 1 (1.28%) Mitel
6 1 (1.28%) WatchGuard