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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Bristol
Rank 10 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 245 255 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.20% 14.55% 11.70%
As % of the Vendors category 40.63% 35.52% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 201 221 194
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
603 718 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.41% 40.96% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 486 646 576
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 21 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 237 (47.98%) MS Excel
2 149 (30.16%) .NET
3 148 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (29.76%) SQL Server
5 130 (26.32%) C#
6 125 (25.30%) Windows
7 104 (21.05%) SQL
8 101 (20.45%) MS Office
9 96 (19.43%) Finance
10 95 (19.23%) ITIL
11 94 (19.03%) JavaScript
12 91 (18.42%) ASP.NET
13 84 (17.00%) MVC
14 81 (16.40%) Active Directory
15 69 (13.97%) HTML
16 65 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
17 64 (12.96%) Scrum
18 57 (11.54%) Windows Server
19 56 (11.34%) Firewall
20 52 (10.53%) CSS
20 52 (10.53%) Degree
21 50 (10.12%) Oracle
22 49 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
23 47 (9.51%) Management Information System
24 46 (9.31%) PRINCE2
25 45 (9.11%) MS PowerPoint
26 44 (8.91%) MS Exchange
26 44 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
27 43 (8.70%) AngularJS
28 42 (8.50%) WCF

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 44 (8.91%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 30 (6.07%) CMS
4 19 (3.85%) IIS
5 18 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (3.24%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.04%) Skype for Business
8 13 (2.63%) Apache Spark
9 12 (2.43%) Jetty
10 11 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (2.23%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.23%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (1.62%) CloudStack
12 8 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (1.62%) JBoss
12 8 (1.62%) OpenStack
12 8 (1.62%) Umbraco
12 8 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.42%) Drupal
Applications
1 237 (47.98%) MS Excel
2 101 (20.45%) MS Office
3 45 (9.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (5.67%) MS Project
5 13 (2.63%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.40%) SPSS
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 24 (4.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.42%) Primavera
4 5 (1.01%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.61%) Maximo
6 2 (0.40%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.64%) Office 365
4 16 (3.24%) SaaS
5 9 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.62%) IaaS
6 8 (1.62%) PaaS
7 4 (0.81%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.20%) G Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (11.34%) Firewall
2 34 (6.88%) VPN
3 28 (5.67%) LAN
3 28 (5.67%) WAN
4 24 (4.86%) DNS
4 24 (4.86%) SAN
5 22 (4.45%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.04%) Internet
7 14 (2.83%) NAS
8 13 (2.63%) Wireless
9 10 (2.02%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (2.02%) Skype
10 9 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (1.82%) VoIP
11 8 (1.62%) MPLS
12 7 (1.42%) DHCP
13 6 (1.21%) Broadband
13 6 (1.21%) HTTP
14 5 (1.01%) ADSL
14 5 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.86%) Big Data
4 21 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (3.24%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (2.83%) Hadoop
9 13 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.63%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.43%) Redis
10 12 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.02%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.42%) MS Access
12 7 (1.42%) QlikView
13 6 (1.21%) MySQL
13 6 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.05%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.24%) TeamCity
5 13 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.82%) Subversion
7 6 (1.21%) MSTest
7 6 (1.21%) Selenium
8 5 (1.01%) JIRA
9 3 (0.61%) NCrunch
9 3 (0.61%) NUnit
9 3 (0.61%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.40%) Moq
10 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.40%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.20%) JUnit
11 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.20%) TestNG
General
1 96 (19.43%) Finance
2 37 (7.49%) Manufacturing
3 36 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.06%) Electronics
4 25 (5.06%) Marketing
5 18 (3.64%) Retail
6 16 (3.24%) Legal
7 11 (2.23%) Advertising
8 9 (1.82%) Banking
9 7 (1.42%) Front Office
10 3 (0.61%) Law
11 2 (0.40%) Back Office
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 138 (27.94%) Developer
2 79 (15.99%) .NET Developer
3 68 (13.77%) Analyst
4 61 (12.35%) C# Developer
5 45 (9.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (7.09%) Senior Developer
7 30 (6.07%) Senior .NET Developer
8 29 (5.87%) Architect
9 28 (5.67%) Project Manager
10 24 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 24 (4.86%) Support Analyst
11 22 (4.45%) Support Engineer
12 21 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (4.05%) Senior C# Developer
14 19 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (3.85%) IT Support
15 18 (3.64%) Active Directory Engineer
15 18 (3.64%) Network Engineer
15 18 (3.64%) Windows Engineer
16 17 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (30.16%) .NET
2 91 (18.42%) ASP.NET
3 69 (13.97%) HTML
4 52 (10.53%) CSS
5 43 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 42 (8.50%) WCF
7 39 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 36 (7.29%) jQuery
10 34 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (4.86%) React
12 21 (4.25%) Entity Framework
13 20 (4.05%) XML
14 17 (3.44%) HTML5
15 14 (2.83%) Node.js
16 12 (2.43%) LAMP
16 12 (2.43%) REST
16 12 (2.43%) RESTful
17 11 (2.23%) XHTML
18 10 (2.02%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.51%) Management Information System
2 35 (7.09%) NHS
3 31 (6.28%) Data Centre
4 21 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.05%) Driving Licence
6 18 (3.64%) User Experience
7 16 (3.24%) Clustering
8 14 (2.83%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.62%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.42%) BYOD
13 6 (1.21%) Data Extraction
14 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.81%) Economics
16 3 (0.61%) Blackberry
16 3 (0.61%) Cybercrime
16 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
16 3 (0.61%) Social Network
17 2 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 125 (25.30%) Windows
2 57 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 36 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (6.88%) Linux
5 33 (6.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.24%) Unix
8 15 (3.04%) Windows 7
8 15 (3.04%) Windows XP
9 12 (2.43%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.82%) Solaris
10 9 (1.82%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.42%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.21%) OpenVMS
14 4 (0.81%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.61%) AIX
15 3 (0.61%) HPUX
15 3 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (19.23%) ITIL
3 84 (17.00%) MVC
4 64 (12.96%) Scrum
5 46 (9.31%) PRINCE2
6 44 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (8.50%) Programme Management
8 39 (7.89%) Web Development
9 38 (7.69%) Change Control
10 28 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (5.67%) Information Security
10 28 (5.67%) Project Management
11 26 (5.26%) Service Delivery
12 25 (5.06%) Digital Marketing
13 24 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 24 (4.86%) Migration
14 23 (4.66%) Service Design
14 23 (4.66%) Service Management
15 22 (4.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 130 (26.32%) C#
2 104 (21.05%) SQL
3 94 (19.03%) JavaScript
4 27 (5.47%) Java
5 26 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 20 (4.05%) PowerShell
6 20 (4.05%) Python
7 16 (3.24%) VBA
8 12 (2.43%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.23%) PHP
10 10 (2.02%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.82%) Ruby
12 7 (1.42%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.21%) C++
14 5 (1.01%) C
15 3 (0.61%) ES6
15 3 (0.61%) Scala
16 2 (0.40%) Perl
16 2 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (10.53%) Degree
2 30 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.87%) SC Cleared
4 26 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (4.45%) MCP
6 17 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (2.83%) APMP
8 14 (2.83%) CCNA
8 14 (2.83%) MCSA
9 12 (2.43%) MCSE
10 10 (2.02%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.42%) CCNP
12 6 (1.21%) ISTQB
12 6 (1.21%) PhD
13 5 (1.01%) ISEB
14 4 (0.81%) MCITP
14 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.63%) SLA
2 9 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.62%) QA
4 6 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.81%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.20%) GPG13
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 81 (16.40%) Active Directory
2 29 (5.87%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.04%) Terminal Services
5 14 (2.83%) Firmware
6 12 (2.43%) vSphere
7 10 (2.02%) XenServer
8 8 (1.62%) Xen
9 6 (1.21%) Docker
10 4 (0.81%) XenApp
11 3 (0.61%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.61%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.20%) KVM
13 1 (0.20%) LXC
13 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (2.83%) Puppet
2 13 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.02%) Salt
3 10 (2.02%) SCCM
4 9 (1.82%) Ansible
5 8 (1.62%) Cobbler
5 8 (1.62%) Terraform
5 8 (1.62%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.42%) AirWatch
7 5 (1.01%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.40%) Nagios
9 2 (0.40%) SCOM
9 2 (0.40%) WSUS
10 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.20%) OpenView
10 1 (0.20%) QRadar
10 1 (0.20%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 50 (10.12%) Oracle
2 35 (7.09%) Citrix
3 30 (6.07%) VMware
4 25 (5.06%) SAP
5 23 (4.66%) Cisco
6 21 (4.25%) HP
7 13 (2.63%) CommVault
8 12 (2.43%) Remedy
9 11 (2.23%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.62%) EnterpriseDB
11 7 (1.42%) NetApp
11 7 (1.42%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.42%) Sophos
12 6 (1.21%) IBM
12 6 (1.21%) Juniper
13 5 (1.01%) Barracuda Networks
13 5 (1.01%) F5
13 5 (1.01%) Google
14 4 (0.81%) SolarWinds
14 4 (0.81%) Splunk
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