Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Microsoft 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft 365 over the 6 months to 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 27 65
Rank change year-on-year -13 +38 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 210 108 146
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 6.21% 7.62% 4.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.03% 27.76% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 197 105 142
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,050 £21,300
25th Percentile £25,250 £26,750 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% +8.53%
75th Percentile £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £33,910 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.57% +7.14% +2.94%

Microsoft 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,233 389 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 36.49% 27.43% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 885 325 676
10th Percentile £28,310 £26,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £37,375 £33,750 £35,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,750
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% -1.64% +1.67%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £72,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +4.65%

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Microsoft 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in Bristol

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft 365 in Bristol.

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in Bristol

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in Bristol

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in Bristol over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in Bristol

Microsoft 365
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 365 within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 29 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 3 £26,000 - 1
Microsoft 365
South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 154 (73.33%) Windows
2 148 (70.48%) Microsoft
3 141 (67.14%) Active Directory
4 120 (57.14%) Azure
5 86 (40.95%) Windows Server
6 60 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 59 (28.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 48 (22.86%) DHCP
9 46 (21.90%) DNS
10 45 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 42 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
12 41 (19.52%) Social Skills
13 39 (18.57%) VMware
14 38 (18.10%) Firewall
15 32 (15.24%) SharePoint
16 31 (14.76%) Microsoft Office
17 30 (14.29%) Migration
17 30 (14.29%) PowerShell
18 28 (13.33%) ITIL
19 27 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
21 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
22 22 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
23 21 (10.00%) Citrix
23 21 (10.00%) MS Exchange
24 20 (9.52%) Cisco
24 20 (9.52%) SCCM
25 19 (9.05%) Finance
26 16 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
26 16 (7.62%) WAN

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring 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 32 (15.24%) SharePoint
2 21 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.38%) IIS
3 5 (2.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.48%) Confluence
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (14.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 120 (57.14%) Azure
2 42 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 15 (7.14%) SaaS
4 12 (5.71%) OneDrive
5 11 (5.24%) AWS
6 9 (4.29%) Serverless
7 7 (3.33%) PaaS
8 6 (2.86%) IaaS
9 5 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.90%) Power Platform
11 3 (1.43%) Azure Sentinel
12 2 (0.95%) GCP
12 2 (0.95%) Google Workspace
12 2 (0.95%) Power Automate
12 2 (0.95%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.48%) Azure Storage
13 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.48%) iTunes
13 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (22.86%) DHCP
2 46 (21.90%) DNS
3 38 (18.10%) Firewall
4 16 (7.62%) WAN
5 14 (6.67%) VPN
6 13 (6.19%) LAN
6 13 (6.19%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.19%) Wireless
7 12 (5.71%) SAN
8 11 (5.24%) VoIP
9 10 (4.76%) Internet
10 7 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (2.38%) Network Security
12 5 (2.38%) Skype
12 5 (2.38%) VLAN
13 3 (1.43%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.95%) Broadband
14 2 (0.95%) PSTN
14 2 (0.95%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.95%) Power BI
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
1 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (19.52%) Social Skills
2 19 (9.05%) Finance
3 15 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.76%) Organisational Skills
5 5 (2.38%) Legal
5 5 (2.38%) Retail
6 3 (1.43%) Games
6 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.95%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.48%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (16.19%) IT Support
3 31 (14.76%) Support Engineer
4 24 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 24 (11.43%) Analyst
5 23 (10.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 22 (10.48%) IT Engineer
7 15 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (5.71%) Support Analyst
9 11 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) IT Analyst
10 10 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 10 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
11 8 (3.81%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (3.81%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.81%) Support Technician
12 7 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) .NET
2 2 (0.95%) Web Services
3 1 (0.48%) Node.js
3 1 (0.48%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 6 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.38%) Clustering
4 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Licensing
5 4 (1.90%) BYOD
5 4 (1.90%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.90%) HP Storage
5 4 (1.90%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.43%) CMDB
6 3 (1.43%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.95%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.95%) iPad
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) User Experience
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 154 (73.33%) Windows
2 86 (40.95%) Windows Server
3 60 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 25 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (2.38%) Linux
8 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.95%) Android
9 2 (0.95%) CentOS
9 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (28.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (14.29%) Migration
3 28 (13.33%) ITIL
4 22 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (7.62%) Mentoring
6 14 (6.67%) Project Delivery
7 12 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.24%) Change Management
8 11 (5.24%) Project Management
9 9 (4.29%) Client Onboarding
9 9 (4.29%) Server Management
10 8 (3.81%) Information Security
10 8 (3.81%) Service Management
11 7 (3.33%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (3.33%) Patch Management
11 7 (3.33%) Software Licensing
12 6 (2.86%) DevOps
12 6 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (2.86%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 13 (6.19%) SQL
3 3 (1.43%) C
4 1 (0.48%) C#
4 1 (0.48%) C++
4 1 (0.48%) Java
4 1 (0.48%) Perl
4 1 (0.48%) Python
4 1 (0.48%) Rust
4 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.24%) SC Cleared
2 11 (5.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) Degree
4 2 (0.95%) A+ Certification
4 2 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (0.95%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.48%) CCNA
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) SLA
2 10 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.33%) GDPR
4 6 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (2.38%) PMO
6 3 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.48%) MiFID
7 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 141 (67.14%) Active Directory
2 45 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 27 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.43%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.43%) XenApp
4 3 (1.43%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.95%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.95%) vSphere
6 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (9.52%) SCCM
3 4 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.90%) WSUS
4 2 (0.95%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.95%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (0.95%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 148 (70.48%) Microsoft
2 39 (18.57%) VMware
3 21 (10.00%) Citrix
4 20 (9.52%) Cisco
5 14 (6.67%) Meraki
6 13 (6.19%) Veeam
7 12 (5.71%) NetApp
8 9 (4.29%) HP
9 4 (1.90%) Apple
9 4 (1.90%) Google
10 3 (1.43%) Aruba
10 3 (1.43%) Draytek
10 3 (1.43%) ESET
10 3 (1.43%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.43%) Sophos
11 2 (0.95%) Acronis
11 2 (0.95%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.95%) iManage
12 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.48%) Ivanti