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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 288 197 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.11% 10.15% 13.47%
As % of the Vendors category 44.10% 25.58% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 257 168 227
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 £22,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
653 770 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.80% 39.69% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 584 656 653
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
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 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 216 (37.83%) Windows
2 211 (36.95%) MS Excel
3 186 (32.57%) SQL Server
4 180 (31.52%) .NET
5 166 (29.07%) SQL
6 152 (26.62%) C#
7 120 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
8 119 (20.84%) Active Directory
9 112 (19.61%) JavaScript
10 109 (19.09%) ASP.NET
11 91 (15.94%) MVC
12 85 (14.89%) SharePoint
13 83 (14.54%) DNS
14 77 (13.49%) Finance
15 76 (13.31%) Security Cleared
16 74 (12.96%) MS Exchange
17 73 (12.78%) HTML
18 72 (12.61%) ITIL
18 72 (12.61%) VMware
19 70 (12.26%) Scrum
20 69 (12.08%) Windows Server
21 65 (11.38%) MS Office
22 62 (10.86%) CSS
23 60 (10.51%) XML
23 60 (10.51%) Telecoms
23 60 (10.51%) SC Cleared
24 58 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
24 58 (10.16%) TCP/IP
24 58 (10.16%) DHCP
25 55 (9.63%) 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 85 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 74 (12.96%) MS Exchange
3 35 (6.13%) Skype for Business
4 23 (4.03%) CMS
4 23 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2000
6 20 (3.50%) IIS
7 19 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (2.63%) Umbraco
9 12 (2.10%) CloudStack
9 12 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (2.10%) JBoss
9 12 (2.10%) OpenStack
9 12 (2.10%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.10%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (1.58%) Apache
11 9 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 211 (36.95%) MS Excel
2 65 (11.38%) MS Office
3 18 (3.15%) MS Project
4 17 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.18%) Simulink
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.70%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.35%) FastStats
6 2 (0.35%) Unica
6 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.18%) Demantra
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.18%) PlanetPress Connect
7 1 (0.18%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (5.78%) Office 365
4 12 (2.10%) SaaS
5 9 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
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 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.54%) DNS
2 58 (10.16%) DHCP
2 58 (10.16%) TCP/IP
3 50 (8.76%) Firewall
4 31 (5.43%) Unified Communications
5 23 (4.03%) LAN
6 22 (3.85%) VoIP
7 21 (3.68%) WAN
8 19 (3.33%) SAN
8 19 (3.33%) VPN
9 17 (2.98%) Skype
10 14 (2.45%) MPLS
10 14 (2.45%) SSL
11 10 (1.75%) Internet
11 10 (1.75%) Intranet
11 10 (1.75%) NAS
11 10 (1.75%) Wireless
12 9 (1.58%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (1.58%) Extranet
13 8 (1.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (32.57%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (5.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 32 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (3.68%) NoSQL
7 19 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.15%) Oracle Database
9 17 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (2.80%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.45%) MySQL
11 14 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (1.93%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.93%) MS Access
13 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (1.40%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.23%) Big Data
15 6 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (6.83%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.55%) Subversion
4 24 (4.20%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.28%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.28%) Selenium
5 13 (2.28%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.88%) Grunt
7 5 (0.88%) gulp
7 5 (0.88%) Moq
7 5 (0.88%) MSTest
7 5 (0.88%) NUnit
7 5 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.70%) Gradle
8 4 (0.70%) Hudson
8 4 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (0.53%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 77 (13.49%) Finance
2 60 (10.51%) Telecoms
3 41 (7.18%) Marketing
4 28 (4.90%) Manufacturing
5 26 (4.55%) Electronics
6 25 (4.38%) Legal
7 15 (2.63%) Banking
7 15 (2.63%) Law
8 12 (2.10%) Billing
9 11 (1.93%) Retail
10 7 (1.23%) Advertising
10 7 (1.23%) Games
11 6 (1.05%) Back Office
11 6 (1.05%) French Language
11 6 (1.05%) German Language
12 2 (0.35%) Military
12 2 (0.35%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 168 (29.42%) Developer
2 86 (15.06%) Analyst
3 79 (13.84%) .NET Developer
4 63 (11.03%) C# Developer
5 52 (9.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (7.18%) Support Engineer
7 37 (6.48%) Architect
8 33 (5.78%) Senior Developer
9 31 (5.43%) IT Support
10 26 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 26 (4.55%) Software Developer
11 24 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (4.03%) Applications Support
13 22 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 22 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (3.85%) Test Analyst
14 21 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (3.68%) Support Analyst
15 20 (3.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.33%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (31.52%) .NET
2 109 (19.09%) ASP.NET
3 73 (12.78%) HTML
4 62 (10.86%) CSS
5 60 (10.51%) XML
6 55 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 54 (9.46%) jQuery
8 39 (6.83%) AngularJS
9 37 (6.48%) .NET Framework
10 35 (6.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 34 (5.95%) Web Services
12 30 (5.25%) HTML5
12 30 (5.25%) JSON
13 27 (4.73%) SOAP
14 23 (4.03%) WCF
15 20 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (3.33%) REST
17 17 (2.98%) LAMP
18 14 (2.45%) CSS3
19 13 (2.28%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.65%) Data Centre
3 24 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.85%) User Experience
5 20 (3.50%) Digital Media
6 11 (1.93%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.58%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.40%) iPad
9 7 (1.23%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.23%) Statistics
10 6 (1.05%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.88%) LIMS
11 5 (0.88%) Tandem
12 4 (0.70%) Clustering
12 4 (0.70%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.70%) SCADA
12 4 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 216 (37.83%) Windows
2 69 (12.08%) Windows Server
3 54 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (8.23%) Linux
6 39 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (5.78%) Windows 7
8 31 (5.43%) Windows 8
9 29 (5.08%) Windows XP
10 26 (4.55%) Windows 10
11 25 (4.38%) Windows 2000
12 18 (3.15%) Unix
13 17 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (2.80%) Windows Vista
15 8 (1.40%) Apple iOS
16 6 (1.05%) Android
16 6 (1.05%) CentOS
17 3 (0.53%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.18%) Debian
18 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (15.94%) MVC
3 72 (12.61%) ITIL
4 70 (12.26%) Scrum
5 58 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (7.01%) Software Engineering
7 36 (6.30%) CRM
8 32 (5.60%) Project Management
9 31 (5.43%) Web Development
10 30 (5.25%) Data Modelling
11 29 (5.08%) Configuration Management
12 27 (4.73%) OOD
13 26 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
13 26 (4.55%) Programme Management
13 26 (4.55%) SDLC
14 25 (4.38%) Mentoring
15 23 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (3.85%) Workflow
17 21 (3.68%) OO
18 20 (3.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 166 (29.07%) SQL
2 152 (26.62%) C#
3 112 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 33 (5.78%) Java
5 28 (4.90%) T-SQL
5 28 (4.90%) VB.NET
6 20 (3.50%) VB
7 17 (2.98%) Python
8 16 (2.80%) PHP
9 14 (2.45%) C++
9 14 (2.45%) Ruby
10 13 (2.28%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.28%) Shell Script
11 12 (2.10%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.40%) VBA
13 7 (1.23%) VBScript
14 6 (1.05%) C
14 6 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.05%) VB6
15 5 (0.88%) ES6
Qualifications
1 76 (13.31%) Security Cleared
2 60 (10.51%) SC Cleared
3 55 (9.63%) Degree
4 54 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (4.20%) A+ Certification
5 24 (4.20%) MCSE
6 22 (3.85%) MCP
7 21 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (3.50%) MCSA
9 19 (3.33%) CCNA
9 19 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
10 17 (2.98%) ISEB
11 12 (2.10%) MCTS
12 11 (1.93%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.58%) CCNP
14 7 (1.23%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.23%) MCITP
15 6 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (0.88%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.68%) QA
2 15 (2.63%) SLA
3 7 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.05%) GPG13
5 5 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.35%) P3O
System Software
1 119 (20.84%) Active Directory
2 53 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.25%) vSphere
4 18 (3.15%) VMware ESX
5 13 (2.28%) XenServer
6 12 (2.10%) Xen
6 12 (2.10%) XenApp
7 11 (1.93%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.88%) vCloud
8 5 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.70%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.70%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.70%) UAG
9 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.53%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
1 22 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 19 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 19 (3.33%) SCCM
3 16 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (2.28%) Puppet
5 12 (2.10%) Ansible
5 12 (2.10%) Cobbler
5 12 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.10%) Salt
5 12 (2.10%) Terraform
5 12 (2.10%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.23%) SCOM
7 6 (1.05%) QRadar
7 6 (1.05%) RSA Archer
8 4 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.70%) WSUS
9 3 (0.53%) MOM
9 3 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.35%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 72 (12.61%) VMware
2 45 (7.88%) Oracle
3 43 (7.53%) Cisco
4 35 (6.13%) Intel Security
5 32 (5.60%) HP
6 30 (5.25%) Citrix
7 25 (4.38%) SAP
8 22 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 21 (3.68%) Symantec
10 20 (3.50%) Dell
11 15 (2.63%) Google
12 13 (2.28%) Sitecore
13 12 (2.10%) EnterpriseDB
14 11 (1.93%) Remedy
15 9 (1.58%) EMC
15 9 (1.58%) Juniper
15 9 (1.58%) Nintex
16 7 (1.23%) Avaya
16 7 (1.23%) Tableau
17 6 (1.05%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Merkle DBG
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + bonus when working late shifts
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago