Period
to 16 September 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 27 52
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 +41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 252 82 172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 7.07% 8.61% 5.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.49% 26.80% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 231 80 165
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,725 £21,250
25th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.39% +4.35% +11.29%
75th Percentile £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,750 £50,000
South West median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.91% +2.21%

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 1,363 306 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.27% 32.14% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 977 272 662
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,050
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
75th Percentile £63,853 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,150 £69,750
South West median annual salary £46,799 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.48% +5.56% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 - 6 £26,750 - 1
Microsoft 365
South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 187 (74.21%) Microsoft
2 173 (68.65%) Windows
3 168 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 150 (59.52%) Azure
5 86 (34.13%) Windows Server
6 80 (31.75%) Windows 10
7 58 (23.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 56 (22.22%) Social Skills
8 56 (22.22%) DHCP
9 54 (21.43%) DNS
10 48 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 43 (17.06%) Hyper-V
12 41 (16.27%) Microsoft Intune
13 40 (15.87%) ITIL
13 40 (15.87%) SharePoint
14 39 (15.48%) Migration
15 35 (13.89%) VMware
16 34 (13.49%) Finance
16 34 (13.49%) Microsoft Office
17 33 (13.10%) Firewall
17 33 (13.10%) PowerShell
18 28 (11.11%) SCCM
19 27 (10.71%) VPN
20 25 (9.92%) Mentoring
20 25 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
21 23 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
21 23 (9.13%) WAN
21 23 (9.13%) Cybersecurity
22 22 (8.73%) Citrix
22 22 (8.73%) AWS

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 40 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.54%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.59%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (13.49%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 150 (59.52%) Azure
2 58 (23.02%) Azure Active Directory
3 22 (8.73%) AWS
4 14 (5.56%) OneDrive
4 14 (5.56%) SaaS
5 13 (5.16%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (3.57%) IaaS
6 9 (3.57%) PaaS
6 9 (3.57%) Serverless
7 6 (2.38%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.98%) PowerApps
9 4 (1.59%) Azure Sentinel
9 4 (1.59%) Power Automate
10 3 (1.19%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.40%) Azure Logic Apps
11 1 (0.40%) Azure Storage
11 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.40%) GCP
11 1 (0.40%) Google Workspace
11 1 (0.40%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 56 (22.22%) DHCP
2 54 (21.43%) DNS
3 33 (13.10%) Firewall
4 27 (10.71%) VPN
5 23 (9.13%) WAN
6 20 (7.94%) LAN
7 16 (6.35%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.76%) SAN
8 12 (4.76%) Wireless
9 11 (4.37%) VoIP
10 10 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (2.78%) Internet
13 6 (2.38%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.59%) Network Security
14 4 (1.59%) Skype
14 4 (1.59%) VLAN
15 3 (1.19%) WebEx
16 2 (0.79%) Intranet
16 2 (0.79%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (1.19%) Power BI
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 56 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 34 (13.49%) Finance
3 17 (6.75%) Organisational Skills
4 12 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.78%) Retail
6 4 (1.59%) Legal
7 3 (1.19%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (1.19%) Marketing
8 2 (0.79%) Automotive
8 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (16.27%) Analyst
3 37 (14.68%) IT Support
4 34 (13.49%) Support Engineer
5 30 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 27 (10.71%) IT Engineer
7 23 (9.13%) Support Analyst
8 22 (8.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 18 (7.14%) IT Analyst
10 17 (6.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 14 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 14 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.56%) Consultant
11 14 (5.56%) Service Analyst
11 14 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
12 12 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
12 12 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (4.76%) Developer
12 12 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (0.40%) REST
2 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.14%) Public Cloud
2 12 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.37%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.17%) Microsoft Licensing
6 7 (2.78%) Smartphone
7 6 (2.38%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.98%) Clustering
8 5 (1.98%) CMDB
8 5 (1.98%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.19%) BYOD
9 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.79%) iPad
10 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) Replication
11 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 173 (68.65%) Windows
2 86 (34.13%) Windows Server
3 80 (31.75%) Windows 10
4 23 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.57%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (1.19%) Linux
9 3 (1.19%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.79%) Android
10 2 (0.79%) CentOS
10 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 40 (15.87%) ITIL
3 39 (15.48%) Migration
4 25 (9.92%) Mentoring
5 23 (9.13%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (7.14%) Project Delivery
7 18 (7.14%) Software Licensing
8 16 (6.35%) Project Management
9 14 (5.56%) Change Management
9 14 (5.56%) Presales
10 13 (5.16%) Service Management
11 12 (4.76%) Requirements Gathering
11 12 (4.76%) Server Management
12 11 (4.37%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (3.97%) PRINCE2
14 9 (3.57%) Client Onboarding
14 9 (3.57%) Service Delivery
15 8 (3.17%) B2B
15 8 (3.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.10%) PowerShell
2 17 (6.75%) SQL
3 6 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.78%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (1.98%) A+ Certification
5 4 (1.59%) Degree
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.79%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCSA
7 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.14%) SLA
2 10 (3.97%) GDPR
2 10 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.59%) PMO
5 3 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) MiFID
6 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 168 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 43 (17.06%) Hyper-V
3 25 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.98%) vSphere
6 3 (1.19%) XenApp
6 3 (1.19%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 41 (16.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 28 (11.11%) SCCM
3 8 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (2.78%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 6 (2.38%) WSUS
6 5 (1.98%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.79%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 187 (74.21%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.89%) VMware
3 22 (8.73%) Citrix
4 17 (6.75%) Apple
5 14 (5.56%) HP
6 13 (5.16%) Cisco
6 13 (5.16%) NetApp
7 10 (3.97%) Veeam
8 9 (3.57%) Meraki
9 7 (2.78%) Ivanti
10 6 (2.38%) Adobe
10 6 (2.38%) Sophos
11 4 (1.59%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.59%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.19%) Google
12 3 (1.19%) Kaspersky
13 2 (0.79%) Acronis
13 2 (0.79%) Aruba
13 2 (0.79%) Fortinet
13 2 (0.79%) Samsung