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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 277 183 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.10% 9.65% 13.05%
As % of the Vendors category 42.75% 24.24% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 237 162 198
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £52,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
648 755 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.00% 39.82% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 560 651 580
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 26 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 208 (36.24%) Windows
2 206 (35.89%) MS Excel
3 197 (34.32%) SQL Server
4 182 (31.71%) .NET
5 154 (26.83%) C#
6 152 (26.48%) SQL
7 117 (20.38%) ASP.NET
8 111 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
9 110 (19.16%) JavaScript
10 104 (18.12%) Active Directory
11 92 (16.03%) ITIL
11 92 (16.03%) MVC
12 79 (13.76%) SharePoint
13 78 (13.59%) MS Office
14 77 (13.41%) Scrum
15 75 (13.07%) DNS
16 71 (12.37%) MS Exchange
16 71 (12.37%) HTML
17 69 (12.02%) Security Cleared
18 65 (11.32%) Finance
18 65 (11.32%) Windows Server
19 63 (10.98%) VMware
19 63 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 61 (10.63%) jQuery
21 60 (10.45%) TCP/IP
22 58 (10.10%) CSS
22 58 (10.10%) SC Cleared
22 58 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
23 53 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
23 53 (9.23%) Business Intelligence

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 79 (13.76%) SharePoint
2 71 (12.37%) MS Exchange
3 27 (4.70%) Skype for Business
4 23 (4.01%) IIS
5 20 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (3.31%) CMS
6 19 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2000
8 17 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.09%) Umbraco
11 11 (1.92%) CloudStack
11 11 (1.92%) JBoss
11 11 (1.92%) OpenStack
11 11 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.92%) WebLogic
11 11 (1.92%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (1.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 206 (35.89%) MS Excel
2 78 (13.59%) MS Office
3 32 (5.57%) MS Project
4 13 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.17%) Pixate
7 1 (0.17%) Simulink
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.70%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.35%) FastStats
6 2 (0.35%) Unica
7 1 (0.17%) Demantra
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.23%) Office 365
4 10 (1.74%) SaaS
5 8 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.70%) Responsys
8 2 (0.35%) CheetahMail
8 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.35%) Pure360
8 2 (0.35%) Silverpop
8 2 (0.35%) SmartFocus
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (13.07%) DNS
2 60 (10.45%) TCP/IP
3 52 (9.06%) DHCP
4 47 (8.19%) Firewall
5 31 (5.40%) VPN
6 30 (5.23%) LAN
7 29 (5.05%) WAN
8 24 (4.18%) Unified Communications
8 24 (4.18%) VoIP
9 19 (3.31%) SAN
10 15 (2.61%) MPLS
11 12 (2.09%) Skype
12 11 (1.92%) ADSL
12 11 (1.92%) Intranet
13 10 (1.74%) 3G
13 10 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (1.74%) Extranet
13 10 (1.74%) NAS
13 10 (1.74%) SSL
14 9 (1.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (34.32%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 33 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 16 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.61%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.92%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (1.57%) MS Access
11 9 (1.57%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.05%) MySQL
12 6 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
13 5 (0.87%) Big Data
13 5 (0.87%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.70%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.70%) PowerPivot
14 4 (0.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (8.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.31%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.96%) Subversion
5 16 (2.79%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.09%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.92%) Selenium
8 7 (1.22%) Moq
9 5 (0.87%) MSTest
9 5 (0.87%) NUnit
9 5 (0.87%) PowerBuilder
9 5 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.52%) JUnit
10 3 (0.52%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.35%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.35%) Maven
11 2 (0.35%) Mockito
General
1 65 (11.32%) Finance
2 47 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.57%) Marketing
4 26 (4.53%) Legal
5 18 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.96%) Electronics
7 13 (2.26%) Banking
8 12 (2.09%) Law
9 10 (1.74%) Advertising
9 10 (1.74%) Retail
10 8 (1.39%) Back Office
10 8 (1.39%) French Language
11 6 (1.05%) German Language
12 5 (0.87%) Billing
13 2 (0.35%) Games
13 2 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.35%) Military
14 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 170 (29.62%) Developer
2 86 (14.98%) .NET Developer
3 84 (14.63%) Analyst
4 68 (11.85%) C# Developer
5 61 (10.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (6.27%) Software Developer
7 35 (6.10%) Architect
8 33 (5.75%) Support Engineer
9 31 (5.40%) Applications Support
10 30 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 27 (4.70%) IT Support
11 27 (4.70%) Senior Developer
12 25 (4.36%) Tester
13 23 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (3.83%) Administrator
14 22 (3.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (3.83%) Support Analyst
15 20 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
16 19 (3.31%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (31.71%) .NET
2 117 (20.38%) ASP.NET
3 71 (12.37%) HTML
4 61 (10.63%) jQuery
5 58 (10.10%) CSS
6 53 (9.23%) .NET Framework
6 53 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (8.36%) XML
8 38 (6.62%) AngularJS
9 37 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (6.10%) Web Services
11 30 (5.23%) WCF
12 24 (4.18%) HTML5
13 21 (3.66%) SOAP
14 20 (3.48%) JSON
14 20 (3.48%) REST
15 18 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (2.26%) CSS3
16 13 (2.26%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (2.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.36%) Data Centre
2 33 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.70%) User Experience
4 20 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.61%) Digital Media
7 13 (2.26%) Blackberry
8 12 (2.09%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.92%) Clustering
10 10 (1.74%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.57%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.39%) iPad
13 6 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.05%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (0.87%) Tandem
15 4 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.70%) LIMS
15 4 (0.70%) Social Network
15 4 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 208 (36.24%) Windows
2 65 (11.32%) Windows Server
3 58 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (7.49%) Linux
5 41 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 27 (4.70%) Windows 10
9 25 (4.36%) Windows 8
10 23 (4.01%) Windows XP
11 17 (2.96%) Windows 2000
12 16 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (2.79%) Unix
13 13 (2.26%) Windows Vista
14 9 (1.57%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.22%) Android
16 3 (0.52%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.35%) CentOS
18 1 (0.17%) Debian
18 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (16.03%) ITIL
2 92 (16.03%) MVC
3 77 (13.41%) Scrum
4 53 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (8.01%) Project Management
6 35 (6.10%) OOD
6 35 (6.10%) PRINCE2
7 34 (5.92%) SDLC
8 30 (5.23%) Configuration Management
8 30 (5.23%) Data Modelling
9 27 (4.70%) Programme Management
9 27 (4.70%) Web Development
10 26 (4.53%) OO
10 26 (4.53%) Software Engineering
11 25 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (4.36%) CRM
12 23 (4.01%) Software Testing
13 21 (3.66%) Kanban
14 19 (3.31%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 154 (26.83%) C#
2 152 (26.48%) SQL
3 110 (19.16%) JavaScript
4 39 (6.79%) T-SQL
5 36 (6.27%) VB.NET
6 28 (4.88%) Java
7 21 (3.66%) C++
8 20 (3.48%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.61%) VB
10 14 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.44%) VBScript
11 11 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.92%) Python
11 11 (1.92%) Ruby
12 10 (1.74%) C
12 10 (1.74%) PHP
13 6 (1.05%) VBA
14 5 (0.87%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.87%) VB6
15 4 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 69 (12.02%) Security Cleared
2 58 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 52 (9.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (8.19%) Degree
5 20 (3.48%) DV Cleared
6 19 (3.31%) A+ Certification
6 19 (3.31%) MCP
6 19 (3.31%) MCSE
7 17 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.44%) CCNA
8 14 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (2.09%) ISEB
9 12 (2.09%) MCSA
10 11 (1.92%) MCTS
11 7 (1.22%) CCNP
11 7 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.05%) APMP
12 6 (1.05%) ISTQB
12 6 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.87%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.05%) SLA
2 22 (3.83%) QA
3 8 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.52%) P3O
6 2 (0.35%) GPG13
7 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 104 (18.12%) Active Directory
2 43 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.36%) vSphere
4 15 (2.61%) VMware ESX
5 12 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.09%) XenApp
5 12 (2.09%) XenServer
6 11 (1.92%) Xen
7 9 (1.57%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.70%) Firmware
9 4 (0.70%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.70%) vCloud
9 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.52%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (3.31%) NetBackup
2 17 (2.96%) Backup Exec
3 15 (2.61%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 15 (2.61%) Puppet
4 14 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.44%) SCCM
5 11 (1.92%) Ansible
5 11 (1.92%) Cobbler
5 11 (1.92%) Salt
5 11 (1.92%) Terraform
5 11 (1.92%) Tivoli
6 8 (1.39%) SCOM
7 4 (0.70%) WSUS
8 3 (0.52%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.52%) MOM
8 3 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.35%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 63 (10.98%) VMware
2 46 (8.01%) Cisco
3 43 (7.49%) Oracle
4 32 (5.57%) Citrix
5 29 (5.05%) HP
6 25 (4.36%) Intel Security
7 19 (3.31%) SAP
7 19 (3.31%) Symantec
8 18 (3.14%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.79%) Remedy
10 14 (2.44%) Dell
10 14 (2.44%) Sitecore
11 13 (2.26%) Google
12 11 (1.92%) EnterpriseDB
13 10 (1.74%) Avaya
13 10 (1.74%) Nintex
14 9 (1.57%) Juniper
15 7 (1.22%) EMC
15 7 (1.22%) Sophos
15 7 (1.22%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Pension,Benefits,Gym,Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + gain certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum (increasing to £20,000 after 3 months probation)
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rolls Royce
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, family private medical
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 18 days ago