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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 45 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 16 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.67% 1.45% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.00% 7.69% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
100 65 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 22.94% 18.84% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 69
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £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 21 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) MCTS
5 10 (55.56%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 8 (44.44%) LAN
7 8 (44.44%) WAN
7 8 (44.44%) SQL
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (33.33%) Marketing
9 6 (33.33%) Degree
9 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
9 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) XML
9 6 (33.33%) CRM
9 6 (33.33%) MCSE
9 6 (33.33%) SAN
9 6 (33.33%) Service Management
9 6 (33.33%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) Workflow
9 6 (33.33%) VMware
10 5 (27.78%) MCITP
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (22.22%) Release Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Site Server
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Development Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Senior DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Service Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Statistics
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Workflow
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Release Management
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) MCTS
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) MCITP
4 4 (22.22%) MCSA
5 2 (11.11%) MCDBA
5 2 (11.11%) PMP
5 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 2 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (5.56%) OCP
6 1 (5.56%) OCA
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) NFS
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
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