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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 299 216 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.54% 10.70% 14.42%
As % of the Vendors category 43.59% 27.80% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 272 174 243
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 £26,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
686 777 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.94% 38.50% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 611 629 664
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £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 4 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 219 (38.90%) MS Excel
2 198 (35.17%) Windows
3 185 (32.86%) SQL Server
4 176 (31.26%) SQL
5 168 (29.84%) .NET
6 139 (24.69%) C#
7 131 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
8 116 (20.60%) Active Directory
9 115 (20.43%) JavaScript
10 99 (17.58%) ASP.NET
11 88 (15.63%) MVC
11 88 (15.63%) Finance
12 76 (13.50%) DNS
12 76 (13.50%) Windows Server
13 75 (13.32%) SharePoint
14 72 (12.79%) HTML
15 70 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
16 69 (12.26%) MS Exchange
17 68 (12.08%) VMware
17 68 (12.08%) Scrum
18 67 (11.90%) Security Cleared
19 66 (11.72%) ITIL
20 65 (11.55%) CSS
20 65 (11.55%) MS Office
21 60 (10.66%) XML
21 60 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 59 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
23 57 (10.12%) Telecoms
23 57 (10.12%) Degree
24 56 (9.95%) DHCP

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 75 (13.32%) SharePoint
2 69 (12.26%) MS Exchange
3 38 (6.75%) Skype for Business
4 22 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (3.37%) CMS
6 19 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2000
7 18 (3.20%) IIS
8 15 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (2.31%) Umbraco
10 10 (1.78%) CloudStack
10 10 (1.78%) JBoss
10 10 (1.78%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.78%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.42%) Apache
11 8 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 219 (38.90%) MS Excel
2 65 (11.55%) MS Office
3 16 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Simulink
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.07%) Adobe Campaign
5 5 (0.89%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.71%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.36%) FastStats
7 2 (0.36%) Unica
8 1 (0.18%) Demantra
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.18%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.18%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 54 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (5.68%) Office 365
4 12 (2.13%) SaaS
5 10 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.71%) Responsys
8 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.36%) CheetahMail
9 2 (0.36%) Pure360
9 2 (0.36%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.36%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 76 (13.50%) DNS
2 56 (9.95%) DHCP
3 55 (9.77%) TCP/IP
4 47 (8.35%) Firewall
5 26 (4.62%) Unified Communications
6 21 (3.73%) LAN
7 20 (3.55%) WAN
8 19 (3.37%) SAN
9 18 (3.20%) Skype
10 16 (2.84%) VoIP
11 14 (2.49%) VPN
12 11 (1.95%) MPLS
13 10 (1.78%) Internet
13 10 (1.78%) NAS
13 10 (1.78%) SSL
13 10 (1.78%) Wireless
14 9 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (1.24%) HTTP
15 7 (1.24%) Network Security
16 6 (1.07%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (7.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 42 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 32 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (4.09%) NoSQL
8 20 (3.55%) Relational Database
9 17 (3.02%) Oracle Database
10 15 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.49%) MongoDB
11 14 (2.49%) MySQL
12 13 (2.31%) MS Access
13 12 (2.13%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (1.24%) Big Data
17 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (5.68%) Visual Studio
3 23 (4.09%) Subversion
4 21 (3.73%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.13%) Selenium
6 11 (1.95%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.78%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.89%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.89%) Grunt
8 5 (0.89%) gulp
9 4 (0.71%) Gradle
9 4 (0.71%) Hudson
9 4 (0.71%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.36%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.36%) MSTest
11 2 (0.36%) NUnit
11 2 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.36%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 88 (15.63%) Finance
2 57 (10.12%) Telecoms
3 46 (8.17%) Marketing
4 30 (5.33%) Manufacturing
5 28 (4.97%) Electronics
6 20 (3.55%) Banking
7 16 (2.84%) Law
8 14 (2.49%) Legal
8 14 (2.49%) Retail
9 13 (2.31%) Billing
10 7 (1.24%) Games
11 6 (1.07%) Advertising
11 6 (1.07%) French Language
11 6 (1.07%) German Language
12 4 (0.71%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 162 (28.77%) Developer
2 78 (13.85%) Analyst
3 74 (13.14%) .NET Developer
4 59 (10.48%) C# Developer
5 49 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 33 (5.86%) Architect
7 29 (5.15%) Applications Support
7 29 (5.15%) Senior Developer
8 27 (4.80%) IT Support
9 25 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (3.91%) Software Developer
11 21 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 21 (3.73%) Test Analyst
12 20 (3.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
12 20 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.20%) JavaScript Developer
13 18 (3.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (29.84%) .NET
2 99 (17.58%) ASP.NET
3 72 (12.79%) HTML
4 65 (11.55%) CSS
5 60 (10.66%) XML
6 52 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (8.88%) jQuery
8 47 (8.35%) AngularJS
9 34 (6.04%) Web Services
10 31 (5.51%) .NET Framework
10 31 (5.51%) HTML5
11 30 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (5.33%) JSON
12 23 (4.09%) SOAP
13 21 (3.73%) Dojo
14 20 (3.55%) WCF
15 19 (3.37%) React
16 18 (3.20%) REST
16 18 (3.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (2.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.86%) Data Centre
3 28 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.62%) User Experience
5 19 (3.37%) Digital Media
6 11 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.60%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.42%) LIMS
9 7 (1.24%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.24%) iPad
9 7 (1.24%) Statistics
10 6 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.07%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.89%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.71%) Clustering
12 4 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.71%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.71%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.71%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 198 (35.17%) Windows
2 76 (13.50%) Windows Server
3 52 (9.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (7.10%) Linux
7 36 (6.39%) Windows 7
8 31 (5.51%) Windows 8
9 28 (4.97%) Windows XP
10 25 (4.44%) Windows 2000
11 23 (4.09%) Windows 10
12 17 (3.02%) Unix
13 15 (2.66%) Windows Vista
14 12 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (1.07%) Apple iOS
15 6 (1.07%) CentOS
16 4 (0.71%) Android
17 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.18%) Debian
18 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (15.63%) MVC
3 70 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
4 68 (12.08%) Scrum
5 66 (11.72%) ITIL
6 49 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 36 (6.39%) Data Modelling
8 35 (6.22%) Project Management
9 32 (5.68%) CRM
10 30 (5.33%) Programme Management
11 28 (4.97%) Digital Marketing
12 26 (4.62%) Mentoring
12 26 (4.62%) Web Development
13 25 (4.44%) SDLC
14 24 (4.26%) OOD
15 23 (4.09%) Waterfall
16 21 (3.73%) Configuration Management
16 21 (3.73%) OO
16 21 (3.73%) Software Testing
17 20 (3.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 176 (31.26%) SQL
2 139 (24.69%) C#
3 115 (20.43%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.68%) Java
5 31 (5.51%) T-SQL
6 29 (5.15%) VB.NET
7 20 (3.55%) VB
8 15 (2.66%) PHP
8 15 (2.66%) Python
9 14 (2.49%) C++
9 14 (2.49%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.31%) VBA
11 12 (2.13%) Ruby
12 11 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.60%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.24%) VB6
16 6 (1.07%) ES6
17 5 (0.89%) VBScript
18 4 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 59 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (10.12%) Degree
4 52 (9.24%) SC Cleared
5 28 (4.97%) MCSE
6 24 (4.26%) A+ Certification
6 24 (4.26%) MCSA
7 21 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (3.73%) MCP
8 20 (3.55%) CCNA
9 19 (3.37%) Network+ Certification
10 17 (3.02%) ISEB
11 12 (2.13%) MCTS
12 11 (1.95%) MCITP
13 10 (1.78%) CCNP
14 9 (1.60%) DV Cleared
15 8 (1.42%) ISTQB
16 7 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.84%) QA
1 16 (2.84%) SLA
2 11 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.07%) GPG13
3 6 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 116 (20.60%) Active Directory
2 50 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.80%) vSphere
4 17 (3.02%) VMware ESX
5 12 (2.13%) XenApp
6 11 (1.95%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.95%) XenServer
7 10 (1.78%) Xen
8 5 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.71%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.71%) UAG
9 4 (0.71%) vCloud
9 4 (0.71%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.53%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (3.91%) McAfee ePO
2 20 (3.55%) Backup Exec
3 18 (3.20%) NetBackup
3 18 (3.20%) SCCM
4 15 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (1.95%) Puppet
6 10 (1.78%) Ansible
6 10 (1.78%) Cobbler
6 10 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.78%) Salt
6 10 (1.78%) Terraform
6 10 (1.78%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.24%) SCOM
8 6 (1.07%) QRadar
8 6 (1.07%) RSA Archer
9 4 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.71%) MOM
9 4 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.71%) WSUS
10 3 (0.53%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 68 (12.08%) VMware
2 45 (7.99%) Oracle
3 38 (6.75%) Cisco
4 35 (6.22%) Intel Security
5 32 (5.68%) HP
6 28 (4.97%) Citrix
7 27 (4.80%) SAP
8 22 (3.91%) Dell
9 17 (3.02%) Red Hat
9 17 (3.02%) Symantec
10 16 (2.84%) Google
11 10 (1.78%) EnterpriseDB
11 10 (1.78%) Sitecore
12 7 (1.24%) Avaya
13 6 (1.07%) ArcSight
13 6 (1.07%) EMC
13 6 (1.07%) Hyperion
13 6 (1.07%) IBM
13 6 (1.07%) NetApp
13 6 (1.07%) Toshiba
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