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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 45 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.33% 2.78% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% 14.46% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 3
Median salary £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.20%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
59 83 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.73% 19.26% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 77 40
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) MCSE
4 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
5 9 (50.00%) MCSA
5 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 8 (44.44%) LAN
6 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (38.89%) Citrix
7 7 (38.89%) Firewall
8 6 (33.33%) MS Office
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 5 (27.78%) Time Management
9 5 (27.78%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
9 5 (27.78%) MCP
9 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (27.78%) CCEA
9 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 4 (22.22%) VPN
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
11 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) ADSL
5 1 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) IT Support
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) IT Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.56%) IVR
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Time Management
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Logistics
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) MCSE
2 9 (50.00%) MCSA
3 5 (27.78%) CCEA
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (27.78%) MCP
4 3 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 2 (11.11%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Sage
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec