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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 263 194 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.77% 9.86% 12.83%
As % of the Vendors category 41.95% 24.16% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 225 163 203
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
627 803 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.99% 40.82% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 545 670 613
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 213 (37.17%) Windows
2 200 (34.90%) MS Excel
3 186 (32.46%) SQL Server
4 176 (30.72%) .NET
5 160 (27.92%) SQL
6 148 (25.83%) C#
7 113 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (19.55%) Active Directory
9 109 (19.02%) JavaScript
10 108 (18.85%) ASP.NET
11 88 (15.36%) MVC
11 88 (15.36%) DNS
12 83 (14.49%) SharePoint
12 83 (14.49%) ITIL
13 82 (14.31%) Security Cleared
14 75 (13.09%) MS Exchange
15 74 (12.91%) MS Office
16 73 (12.74%) VMware
17 70 (12.22%) Scrum
17 70 (12.22%) Finance
17 70 (12.22%) HTML
18 67 (11.69%) SC Cleared
19 63 (10.99%) Windows Server
20 59 (10.30%) DHCP
20 59 (10.30%) TCP/IP
21 58 (10.12%) CSS
22 57 (9.95%) jQuery
23 56 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
23 56 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 54 (9.42%) XML

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 83 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 75 (13.09%) MS Exchange
3 33 (5.76%) Skype for Business
4 22 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (3.66%) CMS
5 21 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2000
7 19 (3.32%) IIS
8 18 (3.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (2.62%) Umbraco
10 14 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (2.09%) CloudStack
11 12 (2.09%) JBoss
11 12 (2.09%) OpenStack
11 12 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (2.09%) WebLogic
11 12 (2.09%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (1.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 200 (34.90%) MS Excel
2 74 (12.91%) MS Office
3 26 (4.54%) MS Project
4 16 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.17%) Pixate
6 1 (0.17%) Simulink
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.70%) Eloqua
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%) PlanetPress Connect
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 47 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (5.58%) Office 365
4 12 (2.09%) SaaS
5 7 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.70%) Responsys
7 2 (0.35%) CheetahMail
7 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.35%) Pure360
7 2 (0.35%) Silverpop
7 2 (0.35%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (15.36%) DNS
2 59 (10.30%) DHCP
2 59 (10.30%) TCP/IP
3 51 (8.90%) Firewall
4 29 (5.06%) Unified Communications
5 27 (4.71%) VoIP
6 26 (4.54%) LAN
7 25 (4.36%) WAN
8 24 (4.19%) VPN
9 18 (3.14%) SAN
10 15 (2.62%) MPLS
10 15 (2.62%) Skype
10 15 (2.62%) SSL
11 11 (1.92%) Intranet
12 10 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (1.75%) Extranet
12 10 (1.75%) NAS
12 10 (1.75%) Wireless
13 9 (1.57%) Internet
13 9 (1.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (32.46%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (6.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 31 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (3.14%) Oracle Database
8 17 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.27%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.09%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.92%) MySQL
13 10 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (1.40%) MongoDB
14 8 (1.40%) MS Access
15 6 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (1.05%) QlikView
16 5 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (0.87%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.87%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 54 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.19%) Subversion
4 23 (4.01%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 13 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.27%) Selenium
7 6 (1.05%) Moq
8 5 (0.87%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.87%) MSTest
8 5 (0.87%) NUnit
8 5 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.70%) Gradle
9 4 (0.70%) Hudson
9 4 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
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
General
1 70 (12.22%) Finance
2 53 (9.25%) Telecoms
3 33 (5.76%) Marketing
4 27 (4.71%) Legal
5 21 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.32%) Electronics
7 13 (2.27%) Banking
7 13 (2.27%) Law
8 10 (1.75%) Retail
9 9 (1.57%) Advertising
10 8 (1.40%) French Language
11 7 (1.22%) Back Office
11 7 (1.22%) Billing
12 6 (1.05%) German Language
13 4 (0.70%) Games
14 2 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.35%) Military
14 2 (0.35%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 168 (29.32%) Developer
2 90 (15.71%) Analyst
3 82 (14.31%) .NET Developer
4 67 (11.69%) C# Developer
5 57 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (6.28%) Architect
7 34 (5.93%) Support Engineer
8 31 (5.41%) Software Developer
9 29 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 28 (4.89%) IT Support
10 28 (4.89%) Senior Developer
11 25 (4.36%) Applications Support
11 25 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 24 (4.19%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.01%) Tester
14 22 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (3.66%) Administrator
15 21 (3.66%) Support Analyst
15 21 (3.66%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (30.72%) .NET
2 108 (18.85%) ASP.NET
3 70 (12.22%) HTML
4 58 (10.12%) CSS
5 57 (9.95%) jQuery
6 54 (9.42%) XML
7 53 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (7.33%) .NET Framework
9 38 (6.63%) Web Services
10 36 (6.28%) AngularJS
11 35 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (4.71%) SOAP
13 26 (4.54%) HTML5
13 26 (4.54%) JSON
13 26 (4.54%) WCF
14 21 (3.66%) REST
15 20 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (2.27%) CSS3
16 13 (2.27%) LAMP
17 11 (1.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 40 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.01%) User Experience
4 20 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.14%) Digital Media
6 14 (2.44%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.40%) iPad
10 7 (1.22%) Clustering
11 6 (1.05%) Statistics
11 6 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.05%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.87%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.87%) Tandem
12 5 (0.87%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.70%) LIMS
13 4 (0.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 213 (37.17%) Windows
2 63 (10.99%) Windows Server
3 56 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (8.20%) Linux
6 35 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (5.76%) Windows 7
8 29 (5.06%) Windows 8
9 27 (4.71%) Windows 10
9 27 (4.71%) Windows XP
10 24 (4.19%) Windows 2000
11 18 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (2.62%) Unix
12 15 (2.62%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.57%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.22%) Android
15 6 (1.05%) CentOS
16 3 (0.52%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.17%) Debian
17 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (15.36%) MVC
3 83 (14.49%) ITIL
4 70 (12.22%) Scrum
5 54 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (6.28%) Project Management
7 32 (5.58%) CRM
7 32 (5.58%) Software Engineering
8 31 (5.41%) SDLC
9 30 (5.24%) Configuration Management
9 30 (5.24%) OOD
10 29 (5.06%) Data Modelling
11 26 (4.54%) Web Development
12 24 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (4.19%) PRINCE2
13 23 (4.01%) Programme Management
13 23 (4.01%) Software Testing
13 23 (4.01%) Workflow
14 22 (3.84%) OO
14 22 (3.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 160 (27.92%) SQL
2 148 (25.83%) C#
3 109 (19.02%) JavaScript
4 33 (5.76%) T-SQL
5 31 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 29 (5.06%) Java
7 17 (2.97%) C++
8 16 (2.79%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.62%) VB
10 14 (2.44%) Python
11 13 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.09%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.09%) Ruby
13 9 (1.57%) PHP
13 9 (1.57%) VBScript
14 8 (1.40%) C
15 6 (1.05%) VBA
16 5 (0.87%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.87%) VB6
17 3 (0.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 82 (14.31%) Security Cleared
2 67 (11.69%) SC Cleared
3 52 (9.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (7.33%) Degree
5 22 (3.84%) A+ Certification
6 21 (3.66%) MCSE
7 20 (3.49%) MCP
8 19 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (2.97%) DV Cleared
9 17 (2.97%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (2.79%) CCNA
10 16 (2.79%) MCSA
11 15 (2.62%) ISEB
12 12 (2.09%) MCTS
13 7 (1.22%) CCNP
13 7 (1.22%) ISTQB
13 7 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (1.05%) MCITP
15 5 (0.87%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.01%) QA
2 21 (3.66%) SLA
3 8 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.05%) GPG13
5 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.52%) P3O
7 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 112 (19.55%) Active Directory
2 54 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (5.06%) vSphere
4 18 (3.14%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.62%) XenApp
6 13 (2.27%) XenServer
7 12 (2.09%) Xen
8 10 (1.75%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.87%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.87%) vCloud
10 4 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.70%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.70%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.70%) UAG
10 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (3.84%) NetBackup
2 20 (3.49%) McAfee ePO
3 19 (3.32%) Backup Exec
3 19 (3.32%) SCCM
4 16 (2.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (2.27%) Puppet
6 12 (2.09%) Ansible
6 12 (2.09%) Cobbler
6 12 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.09%) Salt
6 12 (2.09%) Terraform
6 12 (2.09%) Tivoli
7 10 (1.75%) SCOM
8 6 (1.05%) QRadar
8 6 (1.05%) RSA Archer
9 5 (0.87%) WSUS
10 4 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.70%) MOM
10 4 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.52%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 73 (12.74%) VMware
2 44 (7.68%) Cisco
2 44 (7.68%) Oracle
3 33 (5.76%) Intel Security
4 31 (5.41%) Citrix
5 28 (4.89%) HP
6 23 (4.01%) Red Hat
7 20 (3.49%) Symantec
8 18 (3.14%) SAP
9 17 (2.97%) Dell
10 15 (2.62%) Sitecore
11 13 (2.27%) Google
11 13 (2.27%) Remedy
12 12 (2.09%) EnterpriseDB
13 11 (1.92%) Juniper
14 10 (1.75%) Avaya
14 10 (1.75%) Nintex
15 8 (1.40%) EMC
16 7 (1.22%) Sophos
16 7 (1.22%) Tableau
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable + Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
South Gloucestershire Council
Salary: From £37,858 to £40,619 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Mint
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.0000000 per annum + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Penison, Share Scheme, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Forgerock Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Salary c£30K plus Commission - OTE £60K+
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Mint
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southwest One
Salary: From £33,508 to £34,596 per annum plus Market Factor up to £8,000 pa
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26250 - £33540 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26250.00 - £33540.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Imperial Tobacco
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £55k - 80k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago