The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bradford region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 61 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.73% 7.99% 10.62%
As % of the Vendors category 38.85% 19.62% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 28 47
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 158 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 45.64% 40.72% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 107 115 107
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,600 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 87 (62.14%) SQL Server
2 72 (51.43%) Windows
3 67 (47.86%) MS Excel
4 64 (45.71%) SQL
5 47 (33.57%) .NET
6 42 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 40 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (27.86%) MS Office
9 36 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 36 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (23.57%) C#
11 26 (18.57%) Finance
12 23 (16.43%) Firewall
12 23 (16.43%) ASP.NET
13 22 (15.71%) VPN
14 21 (15.00%) VMware
15 19 (13.57%) IIS
16 18 (12.86%) Service Delivery
16 18 (12.86%) Oracle
16 18 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (12.14%) Web Services
17 17 (12.14%) ITIL
18 16 (11.43%) JavaScript
18 16 (11.43%) HTML
18 16 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (10.71%) XML
19 15 (10.71%) MS Exchange
19 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (10.71%) Project Management
19 15 (10.71%) WinForms

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (13.57%) IIS
2 15 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.86%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (47.86%) MS Excel
2 39 (27.86%) MS Office
3 2 (1.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (6.43%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.71%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.29%) Office 365
2 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.43%) Firewall
2 22 (15.71%) VPN
3 14 (10.00%) LAN
3 14 (10.00%) WAN
4 8 (5.71%) IMAP4
4 8 (5.71%) SAN
4 8 (5.71%) OSPF
5 7 (5.00%) Internet
5 7 (5.00%) BGP
5 7 (5.00%) Broadband
5 7 (5.00%) VoIP
6 3 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.43%) POP3
7 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.43%) Wireless
8 1 (0.71%) VLAN
8 1 (0.71%) VPLS
8 1 (0.71%) MPLS
8 1 (0.71%) BT 21CN
8 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (62.14%) SQL Server
2 40 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (9.29%) Oracle Database
7 11 (7.86%) MS Access
7 11 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (5.00%) DTS
11 6 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 4 (2.86%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.71%) Selenium
5 1 (0.71%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (18.57%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.29%) Legal
4 2 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (23.57%) Analyst
2 31 (22.14%) Developer
3 19 (13.57%) Support Analyst
4 18 (12.86%) Support Engineer
5 14 (10.00%) DBA
6 13 (9.29%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Lead Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Lead Software Developer
9 8 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.71%) Desktop Support
10 7 (5.00%) SQL Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Administrator
11 6 (4.29%) Infrastructure Technician
11 6 (4.29%) Architect
11 6 (4.29%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (33.57%) .NET
2 23 (16.43%) ASP.NET
3 17 (12.14%) Web Services
4 16 (11.43%) HTML
5 15 (10.71%) XML
5 15 (10.71%) WinForms
6 14 (10.00%) Ajax
7 6 (4.29%) ADO.NET
8 5 (3.57%) XSD
9 4 (2.86%) DHTML
9 4 (2.86%) JSON
10 3 (2.14%) Apache Flex
10 3 (2.14%) WCF
10 3 (2.14%) CSS
10 3 (2.14%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.43%) CSS3
11 2 (1.43%) HTML5
11 2 (1.43%) jQuery
11 2 (1.43%) WF
12 1 (0.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.43%) N-Tier
2 2 (1.43%) Replication
3 1 (0.71%) Clustering
3 1 (0.71%) Statistics
3 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
3 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 72 (51.43%) Windows
2 11 (7.86%) UNIX
3 9 (6.43%) Linux
4 8 (5.71%) Fedora
5 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.86%) Service Delivery
2 17 (12.14%) ITIL
3 15 (10.71%) Project Management
4 14 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.86%) Web Development
7 9 (6.43%) Scrum
7 9 (6.43%) SOA
8 8 (5.71%) Service Management
8 8 (5.71%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.71%) Data Management
9 7 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (4.29%) CRM
10 6 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.29%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.57%) MVC
11 5 (3.57%) Logistics
11 5 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 64 (45.71%) SQL
2 42 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 33 (23.57%) C#
4 16 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.14%) VBA
6 9 (6.43%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.14%) VBScript
10 2 (1.43%) VB
11 1 (0.71%) Java
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.57%) MCTS
2 5 (3.57%) MCITP
3 4 (2.86%) MCSA
3 4 (2.86%) Degree
4 3 (2.14%) MCSE
5 2 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.71%) CCA
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.71%) SSCP
6 1 (0.71%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) SLA
2 5 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 36 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.86%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.43%) vSphere
9 1 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (10.71%) WSUS
2 11 (7.86%) SCVMM
3 9 (6.43%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.71%) MOM
4 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.71%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (15.00%) VMware
2 18 (12.86%) Oracle
3 9 (6.43%) Cisco
4 7 (5.00%) BT
4 7 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (4.29%) Citrix
6 4 (2.86%) NetApp
6 4 (2.86%) Mitel
6 4 (2.86%) NEC
7 2 (1.43%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Percussion
8 1 (0.71%) Avaya
8 1 (0.71%) Genesys
8 1 (0.71%) Veritas
8 1 (0.71%) Sage
8 1 (0.71%) McAfee
8 1 (0.71%) Unisys
8 1 (0.71%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.71%) Ektron
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Services
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Services
Salary: Up to £25,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + BIKE 2 WORK SCHEME
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Services
Salary: Up to £40,000 dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 27 days ago