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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 31 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.14% 0.88% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.21% 4.62% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +26.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,750 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
39 65 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 11.14% 19.01% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 64
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) MCSE
3 15 (78.95%) ITIL
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (52.63%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
8 7 (36.84%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (31.58%) SIEM
9 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
9 6 (31.58%) SSCP
9 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (31.58%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (31.58%) Information Security
9 6 (31.58%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (31.58%) Citrix
10 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (21.05%) DNS
11 4 (21.05%) SAN
11 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Installations Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Operations Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
2 7 (36.84%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
3 6 (31.58%) SIEM
3 6 (31.58%) Information Security
3 6 (31.58%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) MCSE
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) SSCP
3 6 (31.58%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCA
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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