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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 258 179 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.48% 9.53% 13.42%
As % of the Vendors category 39.69% 25.76% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 225 160 192
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,980 £24,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
650 695 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.99% 37.01% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 561 603 544
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 207 (38.19%) MS Excel
2 199 (36.72%) Windows
3 191 (35.24%) SQL Server
4 180 (33.21%) .NET
5 154 (28.41%) C#
6 138 (25.46%) SQL
7 113 (20.85%) ASP.NET
8 103 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (18.45%) JavaScript
10 94 (17.34%) ITIL
11 88 (16.24%) Active Directory
12 86 (15.87%) MVC
13 76 (14.02%) MS Office
14 69 (12.73%) Scrum
15 67 (12.36%) Windows Server
16 66 (12.18%) DNS
16 66 (12.18%) SharePoint
17 65 (11.99%) MS Exchange
18 64 (11.81%) HTML
19 59 (10.89%) Finance
20 57 (10.52%) Security Cleared
21 56 (10.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 55 (10.15%) Firewall
22 55 (10.15%) TCP/IP
22 55 (10.15%) jQuery
23 53 (9.78%) CSS
23 53 (9.78%) VMware
24 51 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
24 51 (9.41%) Data Centre
25 50 (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 66 (12.18%) SharePoint
2 65 (11.99%) MS Exchange
3 32 (5.90%) IIS
4 24 (4.43%) Skype for Business
5 18 (3.32%) CMS
6 16 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2000
9 12 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (2.03%) CloudStack
10 11 (2.03%) JBoss
10 11 (2.03%) OpenStack
10 11 (2.03%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (1.66%) MS Project Server
11 9 (1.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 207 (38.19%) MS Excel
2 76 (14.02%) MS Office
3 37 (6.83%) MS Project
4 11 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.18%) Pixate
7 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (3.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.74%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.55%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.37%) Primavera
6 1 (0.18%) Demantra
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.98%) Office 365
4 9 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.66%) SaaS
5 6 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.74%) Responsys
7 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (12.18%) DNS
2 55 (10.15%) Firewall
2 55 (10.15%) TCP/IP
3 43 (7.93%) DHCP
4 41 (7.56%) VPN
5 32 (5.90%) LAN
6 30 (5.54%) WAN
7 26 (4.80%) VoIP
8 22 (4.06%) Unified Communications
9 21 (3.87%) SAN
10 19 (3.51%) Wireless
11 16 (2.95%) MPLS
12 13 (2.40%) SMTP
13 12 (2.21%) 3G
13 12 (2.21%) ADSL
14 11 (2.03%) Broadband
14 11 (2.03%) NAS
14 11 (2.03%) WLAN
15 10 (1.85%) Intranet
15 10 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (35.24%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 32 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (2.40%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.85%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.66%) MS Access
12 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.11%) MySQL
14 5 (0.92%) Big Data
14 5 (0.92%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.74%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.74%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.74%) PowerPivot
15 4 (0.74%) QlikView
15 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 41 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 41 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 20 (3.69%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.14%) TeamCity
4 16 (2.95%) Subversion
5 13 (2.40%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.03%) Selenium
7 8 (1.48%) Moq
8 5 (0.92%) MSTest
8 5 (0.92%) NUnit
8 5 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.74%) JUnit
10 3 (0.55%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.37%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.37%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.37%) Mockito
11 2 (0.37%) Protractor
11 2 (0.37%) TestNG
11 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 59 (10.89%) Finance
2 48 (8.86%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.35%) Marketing
4 24 (4.43%) Legal
5 18 (3.32%) Electronics
6 17 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.03%) Banking
7 11 (2.03%) Law
8 10 (1.85%) Advertising
9 9 (1.66%) Back Office
10 8 (1.48%) French Language
11 6 (1.11%) German Language
12 5 (0.92%) Retail
13 4 (0.74%) Billing
14 2 (0.37%) Games
14 2 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.37%) Military
15 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 160 (29.52%) Developer
2 84 (15.50%) Analyst
3 81 (14.94%) .NET Developer
4 65 (11.99%) C# Developer
5 59 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (6.09%) Applications Support
7 30 (5.54%) Architect
8 29 (5.35%) Software Developer
9 28 (5.17%) Senior Developer
9 28 (5.17%) Support Analyst
10 27 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 25 (4.61%) Support Engineer
12 24 (4.43%) Administrator
12 24 (4.43%) IT Support
13 22 (4.06%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (3.87%) Project Manager
14 21 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
15 20 (3.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (3.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (33.21%) .NET
2 113 (20.85%) ASP.NET
3 64 (11.81%) HTML
4 55 (10.15%) jQuery
5 53 (9.78%) CSS
6 49 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (8.67%) .NET Framework
8 37 (6.83%) XML
9 35 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (6.27%) AngularJS
11 30 (5.54%) Web Services
12 28 (5.17%) WCF
13 21 (3.87%) HTML5
14 19 (3.51%) SOAP
15 17 (3.14%) REST
15 17 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (2.58%) JSON
16 14 (2.58%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (2.21%) CSS3
17 12 (2.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.41%) Data Centre
2 26 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.80%) User Experience
3 16 (2.95%) Computer Science
3 16 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.77%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.40%) Clustering
6 12 (2.21%) Digital Media
7 11 (2.03%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.66%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.66%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (0.92%) iPad
10 5 (0.92%) Tandem
10 5 (0.92%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.74%) BYOD
11 4 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.74%) Social Network
11 4 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 199 (36.72%) Windows
2 67 (12.36%) Windows Server
3 51 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (8.30%) Linux
5 38 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.69%) Windows 7
7 18 (3.32%) Windows 10
7 18 (3.32%) Windows 8
7 18 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.77%) Windows XP
10 14 (2.58%) Unix
11 11 (2.03%) Windows 2000
12 10 (1.85%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.66%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.29%) Android
15 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.18%) CentOS
16 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (17.34%) ITIL
3 86 (15.87%) MVC
4 69 (12.73%) Scrum
5 50 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (8.30%) Project Management
7 41 (7.56%) PRINCE2
8 35 (6.46%) SDLC
9 34 (6.27%) OOD
10 31 (5.72%) Web Development
11 30 (5.54%) OO
12 29 (5.35%) Configuration Management
12 29 (5.35%) Programme Management
13 27 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (4.24%) Data Modelling
16 22 (4.06%) CRM
16 22 (4.06%) Kanban
17 19 (3.51%) DevOps
17 19 (3.51%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (28.41%) C#
2 138 (25.46%) SQL
3 100 (18.45%) JavaScript
4 33 (6.09%) T-SQL
5 32 (5.90%) VB.NET
6 27 (4.98%) Java
6 27 (4.98%) PowerShell
7 19 (3.51%) C++
8 15 (2.77%) VBScript
9 14 (2.58%) Shell Script
10 13 (2.40%) VB
11 12 (2.21%) Python
12 11 (2.03%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.03%) PHP
12 11 (2.03%) Ruby
12 11 (2.03%) VBA
13 10 (1.85%) C
14 4 (0.74%) Scala
15 3 (0.55%) ES6
15 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (10.52%) Security Cleared
2 49 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 44 (8.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (7.38%) Degree
5 22 (4.06%) DV Cleared
6 16 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.58%) MCSE
8 13 (2.40%) CCNA
8 13 (2.40%) MCP
9 12 (2.21%) A+ Certification
10 11 (2.03%) APMP
10 11 (2.03%) ISEB
11 10 (1.85%) MCSA
12 7 (1.29%) CCNP
12 7 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (0.92%) MCITP
15 4 (0.74%) CCENT
15 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.90%) SLA
2 19 (3.51%) QA
3 11 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.55%) P3O
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) GPG13
System Software
1 88 (16.24%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.61%) vSphere
4 18 (3.32%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.58%) XenServer
6 13 (2.40%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.03%) Terminal Services
7 11 (2.03%) Xen
7 11 (2.03%) XenApp
8 7 (1.29%) Firmware
9 6 (1.11%) Docker
10 4 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.74%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.55%) vCloud
12 2 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (3.14%) Puppet
2 15 (2.77%) NetBackup
3 14 (2.58%) Backup Exec
4 12 (2.21%) Salt
5 11 (2.03%) Ansible
5 11 (2.03%) Cobbler
5 11 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.03%) Terraform
5 11 (2.03%) Tivoli
6 10 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (1.66%) SCCM
8 6 (1.11%) SCOM
9 4 (0.74%) WSUS
10 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.37%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.37%) MOM
11 2 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 53 (9.78%) VMware
2 46 (8.49%) Cisco
3 42 (7.75%) Oracle
4 31 (5.72%) HP
5 29 (5.35%) Citrix
6 20 (3.69%) Remedy
7 19 (3.51%) SAP
8 17 (3.14%) Red Hat
9 15 (2.77%) Intel Security
9 15 (2.77%) Symantec
10 12 (2.21%) Google
10 12 (2.21%) Sitecore
11 11 (2.03%) Avaya
11 11 (2.03%) EnterpriseDB
12 10 (1.85%) Dell
12 10 (1.85%) Juniper
13 8 (1.48%) Nintex
14 7 (1.29%) Polycom
15 6 (1.11%) EMC
15 6 (1.11%) SaltStack
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: From £33,508 to £34,596 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive salary dependent on skills and experience.
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Up to £24k plus benefits
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Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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