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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 122 79 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.35% 21.29% 23.72%
As % of the Vendors category 51.91% 53.38% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 96 64 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,800 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
235 148 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 52.69% 39.89% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 152 104 139
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 125 (50.81%) MS Excel
2 109 (44.31%) Windows
3 99 (40.24%) SQL Server
3 99 (40.24%) Finance
4 85 (34.55%) SQL
5 83 (33.74%) Active Directory
6 69 (28.05%) Business Intelligence
7 65 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 61 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
9 48 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (19.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 46 (18.70%) VMware
11 46 (18.70%) ETL
12 44 (17.89%) ITIL
12 44 (17.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 41 (16.67%) T-SQL
13 41 (16.67%) .NET
14 36 (14.63%) C#
15 35 (14.23%) Web Services
16 32 (13.01%) Windows XP
17 31 (12.60%) MS Office
18 30 (12.20%) XML
19 29 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
20 28 (11.38%) .NET Framework
21 27 (10.98%) ASP.NET
21 27 (10.98%) MS Exchange
22 25 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
22 25 (10.16%) Unit Testing
22 25 (10.16%) Visual Studio

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 27 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.66%) IIS
4 3 (1.22%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.41%) Lync
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 125 (50.81%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.60%) MS Office
3 17 (6.91%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.63%) InfoPath
6 3 (1.22%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.81%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.32%) DNS
1 18 (7.32%) SAN
1 18 (7.32%) Firewall
2 17 (6.91%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.03%) LAN
4 5 (2.03%) WAN
5 3 (1.22%) VoIP
5 3 (1.22%) Internet
6 2 (0.81%) SMTP
6 2 (0.81%) DHCP
7 1 (0.41%) FTP
7 1 (0.41%) VPN
7 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (40.24%) SQL Server
2 65 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (24.80%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (19.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (17.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (7.32%) OLAP
8 17 (6.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (6.91%) OLAP Cube
9 9 (3.66%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.25%) MS Access
11 7 (2.85%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (2.85%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.85%) PerformancePoint
11 7 (2.85%) Xcelsius
12 4 (1.63%) Informix
13 3 (1.22%) DTS
13 3 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (10.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (40.24%) Finance
2 16 (6.50%) Banking
3 12 (4.88%) Legal
4 9 (3.66%) Retail
5 6 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.03%) Advertising
7 4 (1.63%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.81%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (29.67%) Developer
2 71 (28.86%) Analyst
3 35 (14.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 27 (10.98%) IT Support
5 24 (9.76%) Team Leader
6 23 (9.35%) .NET Developer
7 22 (8.94%) Support Team Leader
7 22 (8.94%) Architect
7 22 (8.94%) Business Analyst
8 19 (7.72%) Senior Developer
8 19 (7.72%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
10 15 (6.10%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (5.69%) Business Developer
12 13 (5.28%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 13 (5.28%) Financial Business Analyst
13 12 (4.88%) Data Architect
14 11 (4.47%) Test Analyst
14 11 (4.47%) SQL Developer
14 11 (4.47%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.67%) .NET
2 35 (14.23%) Web Services
3 30 (12.20%) XML
4 28 (11.38%) .NET Framework
5 27 (10.98%) ASP.NET
6 21 (8.54%) HTML
7 20 (8.13%) CSS
8 12 (4.88%) WinForms
9 10 (4.07%) WPF
9 10 (4.07%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 9 (3.66%) HTML5
10 9 (3.66%) JSON
10 9 (3.66%) SOAP
11 6 (2.44%) ADO.NET
11 6 (2.44%) jQuery
12 5 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (2.03%) WCF
12 5 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.72%) Replication
3 13 (5.28%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.63%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.63%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.63%) User Experience
5 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.81%) FMCG
6 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.81%) PDA
7 1 (0.41%) NHS
7 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 109 (44.31%) Windows
2 32 (13.01%) Windows XP
3 23 (9.35%) Windows 8
4 20 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (7.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (6.10%) UNIX
7 14 (5.69%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.47%) Apple iOS
8 11 (4.47%) Android
9 6 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.63%) Windows NT
10 4 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.81%) Linux
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.05%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (18.70%) ETL
4 44 (17.89%) ITIL
5 25 (10.16%) Unit Testing
6 22 (8.94%) RUP
6 22 (8.94%) Service Management
6 22 (8.94%) Scrum
6 22 (8.94%) Coaching
7 18 (7.32%) MVC
7 18 (7.32%) Data Analysis
8 17 (6.91%) Data Architecture
9 16 (6.50%) Problem Management
9 16 (6.50%) Migration
10 15 (6.10%) Business Continuity
11 14 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (5.69%) OOP
11 14 (5.69%) OO
11 14 (5.69%) Web Development
11 14 (5.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.55%) SQL
2 41 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 36 (14.63%) C#
4 21 (8.54%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.10%) VB
5 15 (6.10%) VB.NET
5 15 (6.10%) VBA
6 14 (5.69%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.66%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.41%) PHP5
9 1 (0.41%) PHP
9 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (4.07%) ISEB
2 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.44%) MCSE
4 5 (2.03%) MCITP
4 5 (2.03%) Degree
5 4 (1.63%) MCSA
6 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.41%) OCP
7 1 (0.41%) OCA
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.41%) SSCP
7 1 (0.41%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.54%) SLA
2 17 (6.91%) QA
System Software
1 83 (33.74%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.50%) VMware ESX
4 13 (5.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (4.47%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.63%) XenApp
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (5.69%) SCCM
2 7 (2.85%) WSUS
3 1 (0.41%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.41%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 46 (18.70%) VMware
2 18 (7.32%) Oracle
3 17 (6.91%) HP
3 17 (6.91%) Citrix
4 14 (5.69%) Apple
5 12 (4.88%) MobileIron
6 11 (4.47%) Google
6 11 (4.47%) Cisco
7 8 (3.25%) SAP
8 7 (2.85%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.81%) Avaya
9 2 (0.81%) CODA
9 2 (0.81%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.81%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.41%) BT
10 1 (0.41%) Veeam
10 1 (0.41%) F5
10 1 (0.41%) Genesys
10 1 (0.41%) Dell
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