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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 282 201 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.31% 10.77% 15.65%
As % of the Vendors category 42.53% 30.09% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 250 172 253
Median salary £37,098 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.07% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £57,250 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
663 668 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.35% 35.78% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 583 582 627
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 225 (41.51%) MS Excel
2 186 (34.32%) Windows
3 185 (34.13%) SQL Server
4 172 (31.73%) .NET
5 147 (27.12%) C#
6 135 (24.91%) SQL
7 115 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (19.37%) ASP.NET
9 97 (17.90%) MS Office
10 95 (17.53%) ITIL
11 92 (16.97%) JavaScript
12 80 (14.76%) Active Directory
13 77 (14.21%) MVC
14 70 (12.92%) Scrum
15 68 (12.55%) Finance
16 64 (11.81%) HTML
16 64 (11.81%) Windows Server
17 59 (10.89%) PRINCE2
17 59 (10.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 57 (10.52%) SharePoint
18 57 (10.52%) Security Cleared
19 55 (10.15%) CSS
20 54 (9.96%) MS Exchange
21 53 (9.78%) Firewall
22 52 (9.59%) jQuery
23 50 (9.23%) SC Cleared
23 50 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
23 50 (9.23%) DNS
24 48 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
25 47 (8.67%) Degree

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 57 (10.52%) SharePoint
2 54 (9.96%) MS Exchange
3 32 (5.90%) IIS
4 20 (3.69%) CMS
5 17 (3.14%) Skype for Business
6 15 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (2.03%) CloudStack
8 11 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (2.03%) JBoss
8 11 (2.03%) OpenStack
8 11 (2.03%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.85%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.48%) MS Project Server
10 8 (1.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 225 (41.51%) MS Excel
2 97 (17.90%) MS Office
3 40 (7.38%) MS Project
4 29 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.40%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) HipChat
8 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.18%) Pixate
8 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.11%) Primavera
4 4 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.74%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.55%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.87%) Office 365
4 16 (2.95%) SaaS
5 10 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.74%) Responsys
7 3 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.78%) Firewall
2 50 (9.23%) DNS
3 45 (8.30%) VPN
4 41 (7.56%) TCP/IP
5 30 (5.54%) LAN
6 29 (5.35%) WAN
7 27 (4.98%) DHCP
8 25 (4.61%) VoIP
9 22 (4.06%) SAN
10 16 (2.95%) Unified Communications
11 14 (2.58%) MPLS
12 13 (2.40%) 3G
12 13 (2.40%) ADSL
12 13 (2.40%) SMTP
12 13 (2.40%) Wireless
13 12 (2.21%) NAS
13 12 (2.21%) WLAN
14 11 (2.03%) Broadband
14 11 (2.03%) SSH
14 11 (2.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (6.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 33 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (4.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.85%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.48%) MS Access
11 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.92%) QlikView
13 4 (0.74%) Big Data
13 4 (0.74%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.74%) MySQL
13 4 (0.74%) PowerPivot
14 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.55%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 42 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (7.20%) Visual Studio
3 20 (3.69%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.95%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.95%) Subversion
4 16 (2.95%) TeamCity
5 14 (2.58%) Selenium
6 8 (1.48%) Moq
7 5 (0.92%) MSTest
7 5 (0.92%) NUnit
7 5 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.74%) JUnit
9 3 (0.55%) NCrunch
9 3 (0.55%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.55%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.37%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.37%) Mockito
10 2 (0.37%) Protractor
10 2 (0.37%) TestNG
10 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 68 (12.55%) Finance
2 46 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.72%) Manufacturing
4 25 (4.61%) Legal
4 25 (4.61%) Marketing
5 20 (3.69%) Electronics
6 12 (2.21%) Advertising
7 10 (1.85%) Back Office
7 10 (1.85%) Law
8 9 (1.66%) Banking
9 6 (1.11%) French Language
10 4 (0.74%) German Language
11 3 (0.55%) Military
12 2 (0.37%) Billing
12 2 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.37%) Retail
13 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 150 (27.68%) Developer
2 88 (16.24%) Analyst
3 72 (13.28%) .NET Developer
4 56 (10.33%) C# Developer
5 50 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (6.46%) Architect
7 30 (5.54%) Applications Support
8 29 (5.35%) Software Developer
9 28 (5.17%) Support Analyst
10 26 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (4.80%) Support Engineer
11 24 (4.43%) Administrator
11 24 (4.43%) Senior Developer
12 23 (4.24%) Project Manager
13 22 (4.06%) IT Support
14 20 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 19 (3.51%) Software Analyst
15 19 (3.51%) Tester
15 19 (3.51%) Windows Engineer
16 18 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (31.73%) .NET
2 105 (19.37%) ASP.NET
3 64 (11.81%) HTML
4 55 (10.15%) CSS
5 52 (9.59%) jQuery
6 43 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (7.38%) .NET Framework
8 32 (5.90%) XML
9 31 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (5.17%) WCF
11 27 (4.98%) AngularJS
11 27 (4.98%) Web Services
12 21 (3.87%) HTML5
13 16 (2.95%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (2.95%) SOAP
14 14 (2.58%) REST
15 13 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (2.21%) LAMP
17 11 (2.03%) React
18 10 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.49%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.72%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.35%) User Experience
4 22 (4.06%) NHS
5 20 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.14%) Driving Licence
7 16 (2.95%) Clustering
7 16 (2.95%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.40%) Blackberry
9 11 (2.03%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.03%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.85%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.66%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.29%) Social Network
13 5 (0.92%) BYOD
13 5 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.92%) Tandem
14 4 (0.74%) Statistics
15 3 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 186 (34.32%) Windows
2 64 (11.81%) Windows Server
3 50 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (8.30%) Linux
5 34 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.95%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.77%) Unix
8 13 (2.40%) Windows 10
8 13 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (2.21%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.03%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.29%) Android
11 7 (1.29%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.29%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.74%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.37%) CentOS
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (17.53%) ITIL
3 77 (14.21%) MVC
4 70 (12.92%) Scrum
5 59 (10.89%) PRINCE2
6 48 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (8.30%) Project Management
8 35 (6.46%) Programme Management
8 35 (6.46%) SDLC
9 33 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (5.54%) Web Development
11 29 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (5.35%) OOD
12 28 (5.17%) Data Modelling
13 27 (4.98%) Information Security
13 27 (4.98%) OO
14 26 (4.80%) Configuration Management
14 26 (4.80%) Kanban
15 25 (4.61%) CRM
16 23 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 147 (27.12%) C#
2 135 (24.91%) SQL
3 92 (16.97%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.72%) T-SQL
5 29 (5.35%) Java
6 28 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 25 (4.61%) VB.NET
8 17 (3.14%) C++
9 15 (2.77%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.58%) Python
10 14 (2.58%) VBScript
11 13 (2.40%) C
12 12 (2.21%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.21%) PHP
12 12 (2.21%) Ruby
13 11 (2.03%) VBA
14 9 (1.66%) VB
15 6 (1.11%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.92%) Scala
17 3 (0.55%) ES6
Qualifications
1 57 (10.52%) Security Cleared
2 50 (9.23%) SC Cleared
3 47 (8.67%) Degree
4 40 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (4.61%) DV Cleared
6 15 (2.77%) APMP
7 14 (2.58%) MCP
8 13 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.85%) ISEB
9 10 (1.85%) MCSE
10 9 (1.66%) MCSA
11 8 (1.48%) CCNA
12 7 (1.29%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.11%) PhD
14 5 (0.92%) MCITP
14 5 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.74%) MCTS
16 3 (0.55%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.54%) SLA
2 16 (2.95%) QA
3 7 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.55%) P3O
4 3 (0.55%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.18%) GPG13
System Software
1 80 (14.76%) Active Directory
2 31 (5.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.06%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.32%) vSphere
5 15 (2.77%) Terminal Services
6 13 (2.40%) XenServer
7 11 (2.03%) Firmware
7 11 (2.03%) Xen
8 8 (1.48%) Docker
8 8 (1.48%) XenApp
9 7 (1.29%) VMware ESX
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
12 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.18%) vCloud
12 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (3.51%) Puppet
2 13 (2.40%) Salt
3 12 (2.21%) Ansible
4 11 (2.03%) Cobbler
4 11 (2.03%) Terraform
4 11 (2.03%) Tivoli
5 10 (1.85%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.48%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.48%) SCCM
7 6 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.74%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.74%) SCOM
9 3 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.55%) WSUS
10 2 (0.37%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 43 (7.93%) Oracle
1 43 (7.93%) VMware
2 38 (7.01%) Cisco
3 28 (5.17%) Citrix
3 28 (5.17%) HP
4 21 (3.87%) SAP
5 20 (3.69%) Remedy
6 18 (3.32%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.40%) Sitecore
8 11 (2.03%) EnterpriseDB
9 10 (1.85%) CommVault
9 10 (1.85%) Google
9 10 (1.85%) Juniper
9 10 (1.85%) Symantec
10 9 (1.66%) Avaya
11 7 (1.29%) Intel Security
11 7 (1.29%) Nintex
11 7 (1.29%) SaltStack
12 6 (1.11%) Sophos
13 5 (0.92%) EMC
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