Microsoft Jobs in the South West

Microsoft
England > South West

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West requiring knowledge or experience of Microsoft products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Microsoft over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1,689 1,190 1,619
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 15.99% 18.46% 18.60%
As % of the Vendors category 55.67% 50.70% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,372 703 913
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £24,550
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.20% -3.53% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,125 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,690 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -

All Vendors
South West

Microsoft falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services in the South West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,034 2,347 3,440
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 28.72% 36.40% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,191 1,431 1,948
10th Percentile £27,338 £29,000 £27,219
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,833 £61,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £76,331
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +3.92%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in the South West

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in the South West.

Salary trend for Microsoft in the South West

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in the South West over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in the South West

Microsoft
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the South West region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol -1 412 £50,000 +11.11% 97
Gloucestershire +12 349 £43,750 +19.05% 67
Wiltshire 0 283 £50,000 +11.11% 67
Dorset -3 215 £41,250 -0.77% 30
Devon +1 211 £45,000 +34.33% 39
Somerset +1 149 £38,000 -7.32% 67
Cornwall +1 48 £40,000 - 10
Microsoft
England

Microsoft
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 166 (9.83%) Microsoft Exchange
2 156 (9.24%) SharePoint
3 86 (5.09%) Confluence
4 28 (1.66%) CMS
5 26 (1.54%) IIS
6 23 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 20 (1.18%) Kentico
8 17 (1.01%) Headless CMS
8 17 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.59%) Apache
11 8 (0.47%) ArcGIS
11 8 (0.47%) SAS
12 7 (0.41%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.36%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.30%) Moodle
15 4 (0.24%) Site Server
16 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 276 (16.34%) Microsoft Office
2 107 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 56 (3.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Trello
8 1 (0.059%) 1Password
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.059%) Solid Edge
8 1 (0.059%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.48%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 21 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.36%) Maximo
3 6 (0.36%) Primavera
4 4 (0.24%) Elite 3E
4 4 (0.24%) NEC Housing
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.12%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 630 (37.30%) Azure
2 491 (29.07%) Microsoft 365
3 192 (11.37%) Power Platform
4 151 (8.94%) AWS
5 98 (5.80%) Azure DevOps
6 97 (5.74%) Entra ID
7 87 (5.15%) Dynamics 365
8 75 (4.44%) PowerApps
9 71 (4.20%) Power Automate
10 65 (3.85%) GCP
11 60 (3.55%) SaaS
12 49 (2.90%) OneDrive
13 36 (2.13%) IaaS
14 32 (1.89%) PaaS
15 20 (1.18%) Kontent
16 16 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
17 14 (0.83%) GitHub
18 13 (0.77%) Nutanix
18 13 (0.77%) OCI
19 10 (0.59%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 117 (6.93%) Firewall
2 90 (5.33%) LAN
3 76 (4.50%) WAN
4 66 (3.91%) DNS
5 57 (3.37%) TCP/IP
6 56 (3.32%) SAN
7 55 (3.26%) DHCP
8 50 (2.96%) VPN
9 42 (2.49%) Wireless
10 32 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
11 31 (1.84%) Internet
11 31 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
12 29 (1.72%) VLAN
13 20 (1.18%) VoIP
14 17 (1.01%) Broadband
14 17 (1.01%) Network Security
15 12 (0.71%) WLAN
16 11 (0.65%) SD-WAN
17 10 (0.59%) NAS
17 10 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 114 (6.75%) Power BI
3 56 (3.32%) MongoDB
4 38 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 32 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (1.48%) MySQL
8 21 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 16 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (0.89%) Tableau
11 12 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (0.53%) Data Lake
13 9 (0.53%) NoSQL
13 9 (0.53%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.47%) Power Query
15 7 (0.41%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 106 (6.28%) JIRA
2 92 (5.45%) Git
3 91 (5.39%) Visual Studio
4 70 (4.14%) Bitbucket
5 59 (3.49%) Sourcetree
6 14 (0.83%) Subversion
7 13 (0.77%) Selenium
8 10 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 10 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 6 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.36%) Postman
12 4 (0.24%) Toad
13 3 (0.18%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.18%) JMeter
13 3 (0.18%) SonarQube
13 3 (0.18%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.18%) xUnit.net
General
1 558 (33.04%) Social Skills
2 294 (17.41%) Finance
3 143 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 124 (7.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 87 (5.15%) Law
6 80 (4.74%) Marketing
7 77 (4.56%) Presentation Skills
8 75 (4.44%) Banking
8 75 (4.44%) Retail
9 72 (4.26%) Games
10 67 (3.97%) Telecoms
11 64 (3.79%) Organisational Skills
12 53 (3.14%) Legal
13 52 (3.08%) Public Sector
14 46 (2.72%) Investment Banking
15 44 (2.61%) Fire and Rescue
15 44 (2.61%) Manufacturing
16 33 (1.95%) Aerospace
17 26 (1.54%) Military
18 20 (1.18%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 309 (18.29%) Developer
2 237 (14.03%) Senior
3 180 (10.66%) Analyst
4 150 (8.88%) Support Engineer
5 145 (8.58%) IT Support
6 116 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 106 (6.28%) Architect
8 104 (6.16%) IT Engineer
9 103 (6.10%) .NET Developer
10 102 (6.04%) Consultant
11 90 (5.33%) Senior Developer
12 89 (5.27%) Administrator
13 84 (4.97%) Lead
14 70 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
15 65 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
16 60 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
16 60 (3.55%) C# Developer
16 60 (3.55%) IT Analyst
17 59 (3.49%) Games Developer
17 59 (3.49%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (12.85%) .NET
2 110 (6.51%) ASP.NET
3 93 (5.51%) .NET Core
4 82 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 80 (4.74%) .NET Framework
6 77 (4.56%) React
7 76 (4.50%) AngularJS
8 72 (4.26%) CSS
9 69 (4.09%) HTML
10 59 (3.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 53 (3.14%) Entity Framework
12 52 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 50 (2.96%) Vue
14 29 (1.72%) Blazor
15 28 (1.66%) jQuery
15 28 (1.66%) REST
16 23 (1.36%) RESTful
17 19 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (1.07%) HTML5
19 17 (1.01%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 113 (6.69%) Driving Licence
2 87 (5.15%) Management Information System
3 85 (5.03%) Self-Motivation
4 62 (3.67%) Virtual Reality
5 40 (2.37%) Data Centre
6 35 (2.07%) Onboarding
7 32 (1.89%) Public Cloud
8 29 (1.72%) Product Ownership
9 23 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.30%) Clustering
11 17 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
12 16 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.95%) Smartphone
13 15 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (0.83%) iPhone
14 14 (0.83%) PKI
15 13 (0.77%) Fat Client
15 13 (0.77%) Replication
15 13 (0.77%) Thin Client
15 13 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 526 (31.14%) Windows
2 189 (11.19%) Windows Server
3 164 (9.71%) Windows 10
4 148 (8.76%) Linux
5 84 (4.97%) Windows Server 2016
6 74 (4.38%) Windows Server 2019
7 70 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (2.72%) Mac OS
9 38 (2.25%) CentOS
10 36 (2.13%) Apple iOS
11 33 (1.95%) Windows 7
12 28 (1.66%) Android
13 18 (1.07%) VMS
14 17 (1.01%) AIX
15 14 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.36%) Unix
18 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.18%) Solaris
19 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (19.36%) Problem-Solving
2 262 (15.51%) Agile
3 240 (14.21%) Customer Service
4 224 (13.26%) ITIL
5 207 (12.26%) DevOps
6 148 (8.76%) Mentoring
7 134 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 133 (7.87%) Scrum
9 129 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
10 128 (7.58%) Software Engineering
11 123 (7.28%) User Experience
12 122 (7.22%) Project Delivery
13 117 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 112 (6.63%) Service Delivery
15 107 (6.34%) MVC
16 104 (6.16%) Roadmaps
17 100 (5.92%) Service Management
18 94 (5.57%) Full Stack Development
19 90 (5.33%) Design Patterns
19 90 (5.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 262 (15.51%) SQL
2 254 (15.04%) C#
3 158 (9.35%) PowerShell
4 143 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 82 (4.85%) Python
6 79 (4.68%) Java
7 52 (3.08%) Bash
8 45 (2.66%) T-SQL
9 44 (2.61%) TypeScript
10 15 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions
11 13 (0.77%) PHP
12 11 (0.65%) C++
13 9 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.47%) C
15 7 (0.41%) Kotlin
16 6 (0.36%) R
16 6 (0.36%) VBA
17 5 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.18%) Rust
19 2 (0.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 324 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 323 (19.12%) Degree
3 239 (14.15%) SC Cleared
4 117 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 100 (5.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 93 (5.51%) DV Cleared
7 69 (4.09%) DBS Check
8 45 (2.66%) A+ Certification
9 36 (2.13%) MCP
10 32 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
11 27 (1.60%) TOGAF Certification
12 25 (1.48%) MCSE
13 23 (1.36%) HNC
13 23 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (1.07%) MCITP
15 17 (1.01%) PMI Certification
16 15 (0.89%) PMP
17 13 (0.77%) CISSP
17 13 (0.77%) ISTQB
18 11 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.97%) SLA
2 59 (3.49%) QA
3 50 (2.96%) GDPR
4 31 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
6 13 (0.77%) NIST
7 10 (0.59%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.59%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.53%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.36%) Accessibility
10 5 (0.30%) SOC 1
10 5 (0.30%) SOC 2
11 4 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 4 (0.24%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.12%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.12%) PMO
13 1 (0.059%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.059%) GAMP
13 1 (0.059%) GMP
13 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 396 (23.45%) Active Directory
2 145 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (5.27%) Hyper-V
4 36 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 28 (1.66%) XenApp
6 27 (1.60%) vSphere
7 23 (1.36%) Docker
8 22 (1.30%) XenDesktop
9 20 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.30%) RACF
14 4 (0.24%) VMware NSX
15 3 (0.18%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.18%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 100 (5.92%) SCCM
2 89 (5.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (1.18%) Kubernetes
4 18 (1.07%) Nagios
5 17 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 15 (0.89%) Ansible
7 14 (0.83%) WSUS
8 13 (0.77%) vCenter Server
9 12 (0.71%) CASB
9 12 (0.71%) NetBackup
10 10 (0.59%) Terraform
11 8 (0.47%) Icinga
11 8 (0.47%) SCOM
12 7 (0.41%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 7 (0.41%) EMC VPLEX
12 7 (0.41%) ServiceCenter
13 6 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
14 5 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (0.30%) Rancher
14 5 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 201 (11.90%) VMware
2 110 (6.51%) Oracle
3 70 (4.14%) Google
4 63 (3.73%) Cisco
5 53 (3.14%) Citrix
6 52 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 51 (3.02%) HP
8 35 (2.07%) Veeam
9 33 (1.95%) Apple
10 32 (1.89%) Dell
11 31 (1.84%) ServiceNow
12 29 (1.72%) Salesforce
13 25 (1.48%) Sparx
14 23 (1.36%) Symantec
15 21 (1.24%) IBM
15 21 (1.24%) SolarWinds
16 17 (1.01%) Fortinet
16 17 (1.01%) Optimizely
16 17 (1.01%) Sitecore
16 17 (1.01%) Veritas