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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 58 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.45% 1.08% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 8.70% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +27.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £50,000 £43,750
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
72 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 16.33% 12.47% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 32
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) MCITP
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 4 (40.00%) MobileIron
6 4 (40.00%) Apple
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (40.00%) MCSA
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) SLA
8 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (20.00%) MS Office
8 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (10.00%) Mentoring

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) MCITP
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) OCP
5 1 (10.00%) OCA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SSCP
5 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Apple
3 4 (40.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) VMware