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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 61 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.01% 0.75% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 4.00% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 8
Median salary £30,000 £31,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +31.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,400 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,200 £36,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
102 75 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.06% 18.75% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79 58 47
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 23 (88.46%) MCSA
3 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
4 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 13 (50.00%) VMware
6 12 (46.15%) Firewall
6 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (42.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (42.31%) Time Management
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (42.31%) LAN
7 11 (42.31%) WAN
7 11 (42.31%) VPN
7 11 (42.31%) MS Office
7 11 (42.31%) Citrix
8 10 (38.46%) Terminal Services
8 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (34.62%) Finance
10 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
11 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
11 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
11 7 (26.92%) Sage
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (26.92%) Symantec
11 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
11 7 (26.92%) Windows XP

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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (42.31%) MS Office
2 11 (42.31%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) LAN
2 11 (42.31%) VPN
2 11 (42.31%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) ADSL
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) IT Support
1 11 (42.31%) Server Support
1 11 (42.31%) Windows Server Support
2 9 (34.62%) Server Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) IT Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) IT Support Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Support Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (42.31%) Time Management
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) MCSA
2 4 (15.38%) CCEA
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (38.46%) Terminal Services
4 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) Sage
4 7 (26.92%) Symantec
5 4 (15.38%) SonicWALL
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.85%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.85%) Sophos