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 23 March 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South West / Bristol
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 248 297 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.69% 16.15% 11.68%
As % of the Vendors category 37.41% 43.11% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 213 259 189
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,793 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 663 689 712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 36.59% 37.47% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 554 605 597
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bristol

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 203 (42.03%) MS Excel
2 145 (30.02%) .NET
3 140 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (27.54%) C#
4 133 (27.54%) SQL Server
5 111 (22.98%) Windows
6 105 (21.74%) Finance
7 94 (19.46%) SQL
8 92 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 92 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 90 (18.63%) ASP.NET
10 89 (18.43%) MVC
11 87 (18.01%) MS Office
11 87 (18.01%) ITIL
12 80 (16.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 75 (15.53%) HTML
14 64 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
15 60 (12.42%) Scrum
16 56 (11.59%) MS Exchange
17 51 (10.56%) AngularJS
17 51 (10.56%) Windows Server
18 49 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 49 (10.14%) CSS
19 48 (9.94%) .NET Framework
20 47 (9.73%) WCF
20 47 (9.73%) Firewall
21 43 (8.90%) T-SQL
22 40 (8.28%) TCP/IP
22 40 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
23 39 (8.07%) Oracle

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 56 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.66%) SharePoint
3 31 (6.42%) CMS
4 17 (3.52%) Apache Spark
5 16 (3.31%) Skype for Business
6 15 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (3.11%) Jetty
6 15 (3.11%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (2.07%) Umbraco
9 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.66%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.66%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.24%) Drupal
13 5 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.04%) Kentico
13 5 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.83%) CloudStack
14 4 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 203 (42.03%) MS Excel
2 87 (18.01%) MS Office
3 36 (7.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.69%) MS Project
5 6 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.62%) SPSS
6 3 (0.62%) SPSS Modeler
7 1 (0.21%) Revit
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (4.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.83%) Maximo
3 4 (0.83%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.41%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Primavera
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (16.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (5.38%) Office 365
4 13 (2.69%) IaaS
4 13 (2.69%) PaaS
5 9 (1.86%) SaaS
6 7 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.73%) Firewall
2 40 (8.28%) TCP/IP
3 38 (7.87%) WAN
4 35 (7.25%) LAN
5 26 (5.38%) DNS
6 18 (3.73%) VPN
7 16 (3.31%) DHCP
8 15 (3.11%) SAN
9 12 (2.48%) Skype
10 11 (2.28%) Internet
11 10 (2.07%) Intranet
11 10 (2.07%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (1.86%) HTTP
13 8 (1.66%) VoIP
14 7 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.24%) NAS
15 6 (1.24%) VLAN
15 6 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (1.04%) MPLS
16 5 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (6.21%) Big Data
4 22 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.14%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.93%) Hadoop
6 19 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 16 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.11%) Redis
9 13 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (2.48%) Power BI
10 12 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.86%) QlikView
12 6 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.48%) TeamCity
4 8 (1.66%) MSTest
5 6 (1.24%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.24%) JIRA
6 5 (1.04%) Selenium
7 4 (0.83%) Subversion
8 3 (0.62%) NUnit
8 3 (0.62%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.62%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.21%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.21%) Bower
10 1 (0.21%) Grunt
10 1 (0.21%) RubyGems
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 105 (21.74%) Finance
2 32 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.38%) Marketing
4 25 (5.18%) Manufacturing
5 24 (4.97%) Electronics
6 20 (4.14%) Legal
6 20 (4.14%) Retail
7 11 (2.28%) Front Office
8 8 (1.66%) Advertising
9 7 (1.45%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.45%) Banking
10 4 (0.83%) Law
11 2 (0.41%) Billing
11 2 (0.41%) Games
11 2 (0.41%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 153 (31.68%) Developer
2 88 (18.22%) .NET Developer
3 60 (12.42%) Analyst
4 57 (11.80%) C# Developer
5 47 (9.73%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (7.66%) Senior .NET Developer
8 32 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 28 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (5.59%) Architect
11 24 (4.97%) Support Engineer
12 21 (4.35%) Team Leader
13 20 (4.14%) Consultant
13 20 (4.14%) Senior C# Developer
14 18 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 18 (3.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (3.73%) Project Manager
14 18 (3.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 18 (3.73%) Service Analyst
14 18 (3.73%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (30.02%) .NET
2 90 (18.63%) ASP.NET
3 75 (15.53%) HTML
4 51 (10.56%) AngularJS
5 49 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (10.14%) CSS
6 48 (9.94%) .NET Framework
7 47 (9.73%) WCF
8 40 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (6.21%) jQuery
10 23 (4.76%) Entity Framework
10 23 (4.76%) React
11 22 (4.55%) XML
12 19 (3.93%) HTML5
13 17 (3.52%) Node.js
13 17 (3.52%) RESTful
14 15 (3.11%) REST
15 14 (2.90%) Angular 2
16 11 (2.28%) XHTML
17 10 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.52%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.52%) User Experience
4 14 (2.90%) Driving Licence
5 13 (2.69%) NHS
6 8 (1.66%) Clustering
6 8 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.45%) BYOD
8 6 (1.24%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.24%) Learning Management System
9 5 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.04%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.62%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.62%) Handset
10 3 (0.62%) iPhone
10 3 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.62%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 111 (22.98%) Windows
2 51 (10.56%) Windows Server
3 28 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (5.38%) Linux
5 24 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 19 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.90%) Unix
8 14 (2.90%) Windows XP
9 11 (2.28%) Solaris
10 10 (2.07%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.45%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.24%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.24%) OpenVMS
12 6 (1.24%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.04%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.83%) AIX
14 4 (0.83%) HPUX
14 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (18.43%) MVC
3 87 (18.01%) ITIL
4 64 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (12.42%) Scrum
6 38 (7.87%) Web Development
7 34 (7.04%) Programme Management
7 34 (7.04%) TDD
8 32 (6.63%) Service Delivery
9 30 (6.21%) Change Control
10 26 (5.38%) SDLC
11 25 (5.18%) CRM
11 25 (5.18%) Digital Marketing
11 25 (5.18%) Migration
12 24 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (4.55%) Service Design
14 21 (4.35%) BDD
14 21 (4.35%) Software Engineering
15 19 (3.93%) PRINCE2
16 18 (3.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (27.54%) C#
2 94 (19.46%) SQL
3 92 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 43 (8.90%) T-SQL
5 26 (5.38%) Java
6 16 (3.31%) PowerShell
6 16 (3.31%) Python
7 9 (1.86%) PL/SQL
7 9 (1.86%) VBA
8 8 (1.66%) C++
9 7 (1.45%) PHP
10 6 (1.24%) C
11 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.83%) Delphi
12 4 (0.83%) Ruby
12 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.62%) VB
14 2 (0.41%) Scala
14 2 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (7.87%) Degree
2 28 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 28 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (4.35%) MCP
5 20 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (3.11%) MCSE
8 14 (2.90%) CCNA
9 13 (2.69%) MCSA
10 8 (1.66%) CCNP
11 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.04%) APMP
12 5 (1.04%) ISEB
13 3 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.62%) MCITP
13 3 (0.62%) NVQ Level 3
13 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.41%) PMP
14 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.55%) SLA
2 13 (2.69%) QA
3 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) DO-160
4 1 (0.21%) GPG13
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) PMO
4 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 92 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.38%) Hyper-V
3 19 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.66%) Terminal Services
4 8 (1.66%) vSphere
5 6 (1.24%) Firmware
6 5 (1.04%) XenServer
7 4 (0.83%) MetaFrame
7 4 (0.83%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.83%) Xen
7 4 (0.83%) XenApp
8 2 (0.41%) Docker
8 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.21%) KVM
9 1 (0.21%) LXC
9 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (3.52%) SCCM
2 6 (1.24%) Ansible
2 6 (1.24%) Puppet
3 5 (1.04%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.04%) Terraform
4 4 (0.83%) Cobbler
4 4 (0.83%) Salt
4 4 (0.83%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.41%) Nagios
5 2 (0.41%) SCOM
5 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.41%) WSUS
6 1 (0.21%) Mesos
6 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.21%) OpenNebula
6 1 (0.21%) OpenView
6 1 (0.21%) QRadar
6 1 (0.21%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 39 (8.07%) Oracle
2 37 (7.66%) Cisco
3 35 (7.25%) VMware
4 29 (6.00%) Citrix
4 29 (6.00%) SAP
5 11 (2.28%) HP
6 9 (1.86%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.66%) IBM
8 7 (1.45%) Avaya
8 7 (1.45%) NetApp
8 7 (1.45%) Remedy
9 6 (1.24%) iManage
9 6 (1.24%) Sophos
10 5 (1.04%) Apple
10 5 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (1.04%) CommVault
10 5 (1.04%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.04%) Tableau
11 4 (0.83%) BEA
11 4 (0.83%) Juniper
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