The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 59 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.35% 3.95% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 27.66% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 7
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 47 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.92% 14.29% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 126 38 47
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bradford region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) MCTS
5 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) LAN
6 8 (38.10%) WAN
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (38.10%) SDLC
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 6 (28.57%) Service Management
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) Workflow
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) XML
8 6 (28.57%) CRM
8 6 (28.57%) MCSE
8 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (28.57%) Marketing
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
9 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (19.05%) MCITP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Site Server
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) LAN
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Development Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 3 (14.29%) UI Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) WPF Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Service Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
1 6 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) WPF
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Statistics
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) SDLC
3 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) Workflow
3 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) Service Management
4 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Release Management
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) MCTS
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) MCSA
3 4 (19.05%) MCITP
4 2 (9.52%) MCP
4 2 (9.52%) MCDBA
4 2 (9.52%) PMP
4 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) NFS
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle