The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 249 263 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.05% 13.96% 13.52%
As % of the Vendors category 41.71% 32.63% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 208 227 229
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Microsoft
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 806 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.49% 42.78% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 490 709 654
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bristol

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 241 (47.35%) MS Excel
2 166 (32.61%) SQL Server
3 151 (29.67%) .NET
4 143 (28.09%) Windows
5 136 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (24.36%) C#
7 115 (22.59%) SQL
8 113 (22.20%) MS Office
9 103 (20.24%) ITIL
10 88 (17.29%) JavaScript
11 86 (16.90%) ASP.NET
12 81 (15.91%) Finance
13 75 (14.73%) Active Directory
14 74 (14.54%) MVC
15 70 (13.75%) HTML
16 69 (13.56%) Windows Server
17 66 (12.97%) Scrum
18 65 (12.77%) PRINCE2
19 59 (11.59%) CSS
20 56 (11.00%) Firewall
21 50 (9.82%) Degree
22 47 (9.23%) Programme Management
22 47 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 46 (9.04%) Management Information System
23 46 (9.04%) Oracle
23 46 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
24 45 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
25 44 (8.64%) Security Cleared
25 44 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
25 44 (8.64%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 44 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.11%) IIS
4 25 (4.91%) CMS
5 17 (3.34%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (2.95%) Apache Spark
6 15 (2.95%) Skype for Business
6 15 (2.95%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (1.96%) Jetty
9 10 (1.96%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.77%) CloudStack
10 9 (1.77%) JBoss
10 9 (1.77%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.77%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.77%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 241 (47.35%) MS Excel
2 113 (22.20%) MS Office
3 41 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (7.27%) MS Project
5 14 (2.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.59%) SPSS
7 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 21 (4.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.38%) Primavera
4 5 (0.98%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.39%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.75%) Office 365
3 14 (2.75%) SaaS
4 7 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.18%) IaaS
5 6 (1.18%) PaaS
6 3 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) G Suite
7 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 56 (11.00%) Firewall
2 41 (8.06%) VPN
3 32 (6.29%) LAN
4 31 (6.09%) WAN
5 28 (5.50%) SAN
6 27 (5.30%) DNS
7 26 (5.11%) TCP/IP
8 16 (3.14%) NAS
9 12 (2.36%) 3G
9 12 (2.36%) ADSL
9 12 (2.36%) VoIP
9 12 (2.36%) Wireless
10 11 (2.16%) Internet
10 11 (2.16%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (1.96%) DHCP
11 10 (1.96%) SSH
11 10 (1.96%) WLAN
12 9 (1.77%) MPLS
13 8 (1.57%) Broadband
13 8 (1.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (3.54%) Big Data
7 15 (2.95%) Hadoop
8 11 (2.16%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.96%) Redis
10 9 (1.77%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.57%) MS Access
12 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.38%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Power View
13 4 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.79%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 25 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (4.32%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.73%) Visual Studio
4 17 (3.34%) TeamCity
5 14 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.96%) Subversion
7 9 (1.77%) Selenium
8 5 (0.98%) JIRA
9 4 (0.79%) Moq
10 3 (0.59%) JUnit
10 3 (0.59%) MSTest
10 3 (0.59%) NCrunch
10 3 (0.59%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.39%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.39%) Protractor
11 2 (0.39%) TestNG
11 2 (0.39%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.20%) GoCD
12 1 (0.20%) gulp
12 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 81 (15.91%) Finance
2 38 (7.47%) Telecoms
3 34 (6.68%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.32%) Electronics
4 22 (4.32%) Marketing
5 14 (2.75%) Advertising
6 11 (2.16%) Legal
7 9 (1.77%) Banking
8 8 (1.57%) Retail
9 5 (0.98%) Front Office
10 3 (0.59%) Back Office
10 3 (0.59%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (23.97%) Developer
2 69 (13.56%) Analyst
3 66 (12.97%) .NET Developer
4 52 (10.22%) C# Developer
5 44 (8.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (5.89%) Architect
6 30 (5.89%) Project Manager
7 28 (5.50%) Applications Support
8 27 (5.30%) Support Engineer
9 25 (4.91%) Senior Developer
9 25 (4.91%) Support Analyst
10 22 (4.32%) Software Developer
10 22 (4.32%) Windows Engineer
11 21 (4.13%) Active Directory Engineer
12 20 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 20 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (3.93%) IT Support
12 20 (3.93%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (3.73%) Administrator
14 18 (3.54%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (29.67%) .NET
2 86 (16.90%) ASP.NET
3 70 (13.75%) HTML
4 59 (11.59%) CSS
5 44 (8.64%) jQuery
6 43 (8.45%) .NET Framework
7 38 (7.47%) WCF
8 36 (7.07%) AngularJS
9 31 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (5.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (4.72%) React
12 20 (3.93%) HTML5
13 18 (3.54%) Web Services
14 15 (2.95%) Node.js
15 14 (2.75%) Entity Framework
15 14 (2.75%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (2.75%) XML
16 11 (2.16%) REST
17 10 (1.96%) CSS3
18 9 (1.77%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.04%) Management Information System
2 38 (7.47%) Data Centre
3 35 (6.88%) NHS
4 22 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.13%) Clustering
5 21 (4.13%) Driving Licence
6 19 (3.73%) User Experience
7 14 (2.75%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.36%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.57%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.38%) BYOD
11 7 (1.38%) Digital Media
12 6 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.98%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.79%) Data Extraction
14 4 (0.79%) Economics
15 3 (0.59%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 143 (28.09%) Windows
2 69 (13.56%) Windows Server
3 44 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (7.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (7.27%) Linux
6 15 (2.95%) Unix
7 14 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (2.55%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.96%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.77%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.57%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.18%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.18%) OpenVMS
12 6 (1.18%) Solaris
13 4 (0.79%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.39%) CentOS
15 1 (0.20%) VMS
15 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (20.24%) ITIL
3 74 (14.54%) MVC
4 66 (12.97%) Scrum
5 65 (12.77%) PRINCE2
6 47 (9.23%) Programme Management
7 42 (8.25%) Project Management
8 41 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (7.47%) Change Control
10 33 (6.48%) Web Development
11 31 (6.09%) Information Security
12 30 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (5.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (5.50%) SDLC
15 24 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (4.72%) Data Modelling
16 23 (4.52%) Line Management
16 23 (4.52%) Service Delivery
17 22 (4.32%) Digital Marketing
17 22 (4.32%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 124 (24.36%) C#
2 115 (22.59%) SQL
3 88 (17.29%) JavaScript
4 30 (5.89%) Java
5 27 (5.30%) T-SQL
6 24 (4.72%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.34%) VBA
8 16 (3.14%) Python
9 15 (2.95%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.55%) C++
11 12 (2.36%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.96%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.96%) PHP
12 10 (1.96%) Ruby
13 9 (1.77%) C
13 9 (1.77%) VBScript
14 8 (1.57%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.38%) Scala
16 4 (0.79%) VB
17 3 (0.59%) ES6
Qualifications
1 50 (9.82%) Degree
2 44 (8.64%) Security Cleared
3 39 (7.66%) SC Cleared
4 35 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (4.52%) DV Cleared
5 23 (4.52%) MCP
6 16 (3.14%) APMP
7 15 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.55%) MCSA
8 13 (2.55%) MCSE
9 11 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.57%) CCNA
11 6 (1.18%) ISEB
11 6 (1.18%) PhD
12 4 (0.79%) CCNP
12 4 (0.79%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.79%) MCITP
12 4 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.52%) SLA
2 9 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.38%) QA
4 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.79%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) GPG13
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) P3O
System Software
1 75 (14.73%) Active Directory
2 31 (6.09%) Hyper-V
3 22 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (3.73%) Terminal Services
5 16 (3.14%) Firmware
6 12 (2.36%) vSphere
7 11 (2.16%) XenServer
8 9 (1.77%) Docker
8 9 (1.77%) Xen
9 5 (0.98%) XenApp
10 4 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.59%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.20%) LXC
13 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (3.54%) Puppet
2 17 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.16%) Salt
4 10 (1.96%) Ansible
4 10 (1.96%) SCCM
5 9 (1.77%) Cobbler
5 9 (1.77%) Terraform
5 9 (1.77%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.38%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.59%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.59%) WSUS
9 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.39%) SCOM
10 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 46 (9.04%) Oracle
2 36 (7.07%) Citrix
3 35 (6.88%) VMware
4 24 (4.72%) Cisco
5 23 (4.52%) SAP
6 22 (4.32%) HP
7 15 (2.95%) CommVault
8 12 (2.36%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.36%) Remedy
9 9 (1.77%) EnterpriseDB
9 9 (1.77%) NetApp
9 9 (1.77%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.77%) Sophos
10 7 (1.38%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.18%) Juniper
12 5 (0.98%) Google
12 5 (0.98%) IBM
13 4 (0.79%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
13 4 (0.79%) Informatica
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