The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Microsoft
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 274 268 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.10% 16.72% 9.92%
As % of the Vendors category 36.34% 42.20% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 235 228 163
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 754 635 793
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 41.54% 39.61% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 595 550 659
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bristol

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bristol.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bristol

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bristol

Microsoft
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 within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 186 (35.29%) .NET
2 169 (32.07%) SQL Server
3 164 (31.12%) C#
4 134 (25.43%) Windows
5 128 (24.29%) Finance
6 126 (23.91%) ASP.NET
7 121 (22.96%) JavaScript
8 118 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
9 111 (21.06%) SQL
10 97 (18.41%) HTML
11 96 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 91 (17.27%) MVC
13 90 (17.08%) Microsoft Office
14 85 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
15 84 (15.94%) Active Directory
16 78 (14.80%) Degree
17 74 (14.04%) CSS
18 65 (12.33%) Oracle
19 60 (11.39%) ITIL
20 53 (10.06%) Cisco
21 52 (9.87%) SAP
21 52 (9.87%) T-SQL
21 52 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
22 51 (9.68%) CRM
22 51 (9.68%) Telecoms
22 51 (9.68%) VMware
23 50 (9.49%) Java
23 50 (9.49%) .NET Framework
24 48 (9.11%) Marketing
25 47 (8.92%) jQuery

Microsoft
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 41 (7.78%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.04%) CMS
4 12 (2.28%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.09%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.09%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.90%) IIS
7 9 (1.71%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.14%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.95%) CloudStack
11 5 (0.95%) JBoss
11 5 (0.95%) Jetty
11 5 (0.95%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.57%) Kentico
Applications
1 90 (17.08%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.09%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.19%) Revit
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 44 (8.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 36 (6.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.76%) Maximo
3 4 (0.76%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 96 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (7.97%) Office 365
3 28 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.47%) SaaS
5 11 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.09%) IaaS
5 11 (2.09%) PaaS
6 3 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.38%) GitHub
7 2 (0.38%) Google Play
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.92%) TCP/IP
2 45 (8.54%) Firewall
3 38 (7.21%) WAN
4 35 (6.64%) LAN
5 33 (6.26%) DNS
6 29 (5.50%) DHCP
7 18 (3.42%) VPN
8 12 (2.28%) Intranet
9 11 (2.09%) HTTP
9 11 (2.09%) Internet
9 11 (2.09%) iSCSI
9 11 (2.09%) Network Security
10 10 (1.90%) SAN
10 10 (1.90%) VLAN
11 9 (1.71%) VoIP
12 8 (1.52%) Skype
13 7 (1.33%) Software-Defined Networking
14 6 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.14%) Wireless
15 5 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (32.07%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 26 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (3.80%) Big Data
8 18 (3.42%) Power BI
9 14 (2.66%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.90%) MySQL
13 9 (1.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.71%) QlikView
13 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (1.52%) MongoDB
14 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.33%) Hadoop
15 7 (1.33%) NoSQL
16 6 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (6.64%) Visual Studio
3 34 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.09%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.90%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.33%) JIRA
6 7 (1.33%) Selenium
7 5 (0.95%) Subversion
8 4 (0.76%) MSTest
8 4 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.76%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.57%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.57%) Bower
9 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.57%) Grunt
9 3 (0.57%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.57%) RSpec
9 3 (0.57%) RubyGems
9 3 (0.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 128 (24.29%) Finance
2 51 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 48 (9.11%) Marketing
4 46 (8.73%) Manufacturing
5 44 (8.35%) Electronics
6 15 (2.85%) Legal
7 12 (2.28%) Advertising
7 12 (2.28%) Retail
8 8 (1.52%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.14%) Banking
9 6 (1.14%) Front Office
10 4 (0.76%) Local Government
11 3 (0.57%) Games
11 3 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 183 (34.72%) Developer
2 96 (18.22%) .NET Developer
3 68 (12.90%) Analyst
4 60 (11.39%) C# Developer
5 45 (8.54%) Software Developer
6 44 (8.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (7.40%) Graduate
8 38 (7.21%) Senior Developer
9 36 (6.83%) ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (5.50%) Junior
11 27 (5.12%) .NET Software Developer
12 25 (4.74%) Architect
12 25 (4.74%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (4.74%) Consultant
13 24 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 23 (4.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 23 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 22 (4.17%) Support Engineer
16 20 (3.80%) IT Support
16 20 (3.80%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (35.29%) .NET
2 126 (23.91%) ASP.NET
3 97 (18.41%) HTML
4 74 (14.04%) CSS
5 52 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (9.49%) .NET Framework
7 47 (8.92%) jQuery
8 41 (7.78%) AngularJS
9 38 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (6.64%) WCF
11 22 (4.17%) Entity Framework
11 22 (4.17%) RESTful
12 16 (3.04%) Angular 2
13 15 (2.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (2.85%) XML
14 13 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 12 (2.28%) HTML5
15 12 (2.28%) Razor View Engine
16 11 (2.09%) REST
17 10 (1.90%) React
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (3.23%) User Experience
5 15 (2.85%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.47%) Learning Management System
7 11 (2.09%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.71%) Fintech
8 9 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.71%) Replication
9 8 (1.52%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.33%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.95%) Clustering
11 5 (0.95%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.76%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.57%) iPhone
13 3 (0.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 134 (25.43%) Windows
2 45 (8.54%) Windows Server
3 31 (5.88%) Linux
3 31 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 16 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.47%) Unix
8 11 (2.09%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.14%) Solaris
11 5 (0.95%) AIX
11 5 (0.95%) Android
12 4 (0.76%) HPUX
12 4 (0.76%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (17.27%) MVC
3 85 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (11.39%) ITIL
5 51 (9.68%) CRM
6 46 (8.73%) Digital Marketing
7 45 (8.54%) Scrum
8 44 (8.35%) Programme Management
9 34 (6.45%) TDD
10 31 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (5.69%) OOP
11 30 (5.69%) Service Delivery
12 28 (5.31%) OO
13 26 (4.93%) Web Development
14 25 (4.74%) E-Commerce
15 23 (4.36%) Software Engineering
15 23 (4.36%) Unit Testing
16 21 (3.98%) DevOps
17 20 (3.80%) Migration
17 20 (3.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (31.12%) C#
2 121 (22.96%) JavaScript
3 111 (21.06%) SQL
4 52 (9.87%) T-SQL
5 50 (9.49%) Java
6 35 (6.64%) C++
6 35 (6.64%) Python
7 27 (5.12%) PowerShell
8 22 (4.17%) Perl
9 12 (2.28%) C
10 9 (1.71%) Delphi
10 9 (1.71%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.95%) Ruby
12 5 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.76%) PHP
13 4 (0.76%) VBA
13 4 (0.76%) VBScript
14 3 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (14.80%) Degree
2 35 (6.64%) SC Cleared
2 35 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (3.61%) CCNA
6 19 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.47%) CCNP
7 13 (2.47%) MCP
8 12 (2.28%) MCSE
9 10 (1.90%) MCSA
9 10 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (1.33%) CISSP
10 7 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (1.14%) CISM
11 6 (1.14%) CNA
11 6 (1.14%) MCITP
11 6 (1.14%) SSCP
11 6 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.31%) SLA
2 11 (2.09%) QA
3 9 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) DO-160
System Software
1 84 (15.94%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.36%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (2.85%) vSphere
6 8 (1.52%) NFS
7 6 (1.14%) VirtualBox
7 6 (1.14%) XenServer
8 5 (0.95%) Xen
9 4 (0.76%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.76%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.76%) XenApp
10 3 (0.57%) Docker
11 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.19%) KVM
12 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (3.61%) SCCM
2 9 (1.71%) Ansible
3 8 (1.52%) Terraform
3 8 (1.52%) vMotion
4 7 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.14%) Puppet
6 5 (0.95%) Cobbler
6 5 (0.95%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.76%) Nagios
8 3 (0.57%) Marathon
8 3 (0.57%) Mesos
8 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.57%) OpenView
8 3 (0.57%) Salt
8 3 (0.57%) SCOM
8 3 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (12.33%) Oracle
2 53 (10.06%) Cisco
3 52 (9.87%) SAP
4 51 (9.68%) VMware
5 13 (2.47%) Citrix
6 12 (2.28%) IBM
7 11 (2.09%) Apple
7 11 (2.09%) HP
8 10 (1.90%) Dell
8 10 (1.90%) NetApp
8 10 (1.90%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.52%) Google
9 8 (1.52%) Tableau
10 7 (1.33%) SonicWALL
11 6 (1.14%) Avaya
12 5 (0.95%) Juniper
12 5 (0.95%) Lotus
12 5 (0.95%) Nokia
12 5 (0.95%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.95%) Veeam
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