The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 68 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 24.05% 20.80% 10.12%
As % of the Vendors category 69.78% 44.44% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 109 59 24
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Vendors Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 153 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 34.47% 46.79% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 143 98 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bradford region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bradford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Microsoft 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.

1 141 (58.75%) SQL Server
2 116 (48.33%) Windows
3 95 (39.58%) MS Excel
4 91 (37.92%) .NET
5 85 (35.42%) Finance
6 83 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 80 (33.33%) SQL
8 68 (28.33%) T-SQL
9 66 (27.50%) C#
10 61 (25.42%) Active Directory
11 59 (24.58%) ASP.NET
12 57 (23.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 55 (22.92%) VMware
14 50 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
15 47 (19.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 46 (19.17%) Scrum
17 43 (17.92%) Visual Studio
18 41 (17.08%) XML
18 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
19 40 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
20 39 (16.25%) ITIL
21 38 (15.83%) CSS
21 38 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
22 32 (13.33%) MS Exchange
23 31 (12.92%) HTML
23 31 (12.92%) HP
24 30 (12.50%) MVC
25 28 (11.67%) .NET Framework
25 28 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (3.75%) CMS
4 8 (3.33%) WordPress
5 7 (2.92%) Drupal
6 6 (2.50%) IIS
7 4 (1.67%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.83%) Kentico
8 2 (0.83%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.83%) Site Server
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.42%) Apache
9 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.42%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 95 (39.58%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.42%) MS Office
3 19 (7.92%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.25%) MS Project
6 2 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.83%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.25%) DNS
1 27 (11.25%) SAN
2 23 (9.58%) Firewall
3 19 (7.92%) TCP/IP
4 12 (5.00%) Internet
4 12 (5.00%) WAN
5 11 (4.58%) LAN
6 8 (3.33%) DHCP
6 8 (3.33%) Network Security
7 7 (2.92%) VPN
8 5 (2.08%) VoIP
8 5 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.83%) HTTP
9 2 (0.83%) Wireless
10 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (58.75%) SQL Server
2 80 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (19.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (4.58%) OLAP Cube
9 11 (4.58%) OLAP
10 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.08%) MySQL
12 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.83%) Riak
13 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.42%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 57 (23.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (17.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) Toad
3 1 (0.42%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.42%) Selenium
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 85 (35.42%) Finance
2 8 (3.33%) Marketing
3 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.50%) Legal
4 5 (2.08%) Publishing
5 4 (1.67%) Banking
5 4 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 72 (30.00%) Developer
2 67 (27.92%) Analyst
3 27 (11.25%) .NET Developer
4 22 (9.17%) Senior Analyst
4 22 (9.17%) Test Analyst
5 20 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 20 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
6 19 (7.92%) Business Analyst
7 18 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
7 18 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 16 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
9 15 (6.25%) Development Manager
10 14 (5.83%) Architect
10 14 (5.83%) DBA
11 13 (5.42%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.42%) Lead Test Analyst
11 13 (5.42%) IT Support
12 12 (5.00%) Administrator
12 12 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (37.92%) .NET
2 59 (24.58%) ASP.NET
3 41 (17.08%) XML
4 38 (15.83%) CSS
5 31 (12.92%) HTML
6 28 (11.67%) .NET Framework
7 26 (10.83%) Web Services
8 25 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (9.58%) jQuery
10 19 (7.92%) WCF
11 17 (7.08%) Entity Framework
12 15 (6.25%) HTML5
13 9 (3.75%) JSON
14 8 (3.33%) LAMP
14 8 (3.33%) ADO.NET
14 8 (3.33%) Ajax
15 7 (2.92%) LINQ
15 7 (2.92%) CSS3
16 6 (2.50%) WPF
17 4 (1.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.83%) Replication
3 7 (2.92%) W3C
3 7 (2.92%) RIA
4 5 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.08%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.67%) Statistics
5 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.25%) User Experience
6 3 (1.25%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 116 (48.33%) Windows
2 26 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 15 (6.25%) UNIX
5 14 (5.83%) Windows 8
5 14 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.00%) Android
6 12 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.75%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.08%) Linux
10 4 (1.67%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.17%) Scrum
3 40 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (16.25%) ITIL
5 30 (12.50%) MVC
6 25 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (9.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (9.58%) ETL
8 22 (9.17%) Unit Testing
9 20 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 20 (8.33%) RUP
9 20 (8.33%) CRM
10 19 (7.92%) Service Management
11 15 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 15 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (5.42%) Migration
12 13 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (5.00%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 80 (33.33%) SQL
2 68 (28.33%) T-SQL
3 66 (27.50%) C#
4 41 (17.08%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.92%) VB
6 11 (4.58%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.75%) Java
9 6 (2.50%) PHP
10 5 (2.08%) C
11 4 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
11 4 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
11 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.67%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
12 1 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (10.42%) ISEB
2 21 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.83%) ISTQB
4 13 (5.42%) Degree
4 13 (5.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 10 (4.17%) MCTS
6 6 (2.50%) MCSE
7 4 (1.67%) MCSA
7 4 (1.67%) MCITP
8 2 (0.83%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.83%) PMP
8 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.83%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.42%) QA
2 15 (6.25%) SLA
3 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 61 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 38 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.75%) VMware ESX
4 17 (7.08%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.08%) vSphere
7 2 (0.83%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.83%) NFS
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.33%) SCCM
2 6 (2.50%) WSUS
3 2 (0.83%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.83%) SCOM
4 1 (0.42%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 55 (22.92%) VMware
2 31 (12.92%) HP
3 10 (4.17%) Citrix
3 10 (4.17%) Apple
4 8 (3.33%) MobileIron
5 6 (2.50%) Oracle
5 6 (2.50%) Cisco
6 5 (2.08%) Dell
7 4 (1.67%) NetApp
8 3 (1.25%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.83%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.83%) Sophos
9 2 (0.83%) Avaya
9 2 (0.83%) Genesys
10 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.42%) EMC
10 1 (0.42%) Adobe
10 1 (0.42%) BT
10 1 (0.42%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.42%) F5
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