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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 67 113 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.23% 25.22% 20.53%
As % of the Vendors category 35.83% 67.26% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 61
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £63,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median 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
187 168 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 42.50% 37.50% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 164 113 106
Median salary £37,500 £33,125 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +5.93%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 56 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 47 (38.21%) Windows
3 45 (36.59%) SQL
3 45 (36.59%) MS Excel
4 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (30.08%) .NET
6 32 (26.02%) Active Directory
7 31 (25.20%) MS Office
8 28 (22.76%) C#
8 28 (22.76%) Finance
9 26 (21.14%) Windows Server
10 23 (18.70%) ASP.NET
10 23 (18.70%) ITIL
11 22 (17.89%) MVC
12 21 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (13.82%) VMware
14 17 (13.82%) T-SQL
14 17 (13.82%) Waterfall
15 16 (13.01%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (13.01%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (13.01%) Firewall
16 15 (12.20%) IIS
17 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
17 14 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (10.57%) QA
19 12 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft
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 15 (12.20%) IIS
2 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.25%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 31 (25.20%) MS Office
3 5 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.69%) Office 365
3 2 (1.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) Firewall
2 9 (7.32%) DNS
2 9 (7.32%) LAN
3 8 (6.50%) VPN
3 8 (6.50%) WAN
4 6 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.07%) Extranet
5 5 (4.07%) Intranet
6 4 (3.25%) DHCP
7 2 (1.63%) SAN
7 2 (1.63%) VLAN
8 1 (0.81%) HTTP
8 1 (0.81%) Internet
8 1 (0.81%) LDAP
8 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless
8 1 (0.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (4.07%) OLAP
7 5 (4.07%) OLTP
8 3 (2.44%) Power BI
9 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.63%) DB2
9 2 (1.63%) MS Access
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.81%) QlikView
10 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) Selenium
3 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.81%) Calabash
4 1 (0.81%) JMeter
4 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (22.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.25%) Retail
4 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (31.71%) Analyst
2 31 (25.20%) Developer
3 23 (18.70%) .NET Developer
4 15 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Lead Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.32%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) Architect
9 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.69%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.69%) IT Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) IT Support
9 7 (5.69%) Lead .NET Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Agile Test Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Service Desk Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.08%) .NET
2 23 (18.70%) ASP.NET
3 11 (8.94%) HTML
3 11 (8.94%) WCF
3 11 (8.94%) XML
4 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (8.13%) jQuery
5 9 (7.32%) WinForms
6 8 (6.50%) CSS
7 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.69%) Entity Framework
8 6 (4.88%) REST
8 6 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (4.07%) SOAP
9 5 (4.07%) Web Services
9 5 (4.07%) WF
9 5 (4.07%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 5 (4.07%) WPF
10 4 (3.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.88%) Replication
4 5 (4.07%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.44%) CMDB
5 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.63%) iPad
6 2 (1.63%) IVR
6 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.81%) Life Science
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Windows
2 26 (21.14%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.50%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.69%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.81%) CentOS
9 1 (0.81%) Linux
9 1 (0.81%) Unix
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.70%) ITIL
3 22 (17.89%) MVC
4 19 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (13.82%) Waterfall
6 16 (13.01%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.94%) Line Management
9 9 (7.32%) Business Continuity
9 9 (7.32%) Resource Management
9 9 (7.32%) SOA
10 8 (6.50%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.50%) Coaching
10 8 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.50%) Scrum
10 8 (6.50%) Service Management
11 7 (5.69%) Migration
11 7 (5.69%) SDLC
11 7 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.59%) SQL
2 28 (22.76%) C#
3 17 (13.82%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.25%) VB
7 3 (2.44%) Python
8 2 (1.63%) C
8 2 (1.63%) Java
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.13%) ISEB
3 9 (7.32%) Degree
4 6 (4.88%) MCP
4 6 (4.88%) MCSE
5 4 (3.25%) MCSA
6 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.44%) MCSD
7 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCNA
8 1 (0.81%) CISA
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CISM
8 1 (0.81%) CISSP
8 1 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.81%) MCITP
8 1 (0.81%) MCTS
8 1 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.81%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (26.02%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.07%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.63%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.63%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.63%) Xen
7 1 (0.81%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.81%) KVM
7 1 (0.81%) Samba
7 1 (0.81%) Squid
7 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) SCCM
2 6 (4.88%) SCOM
3 4 (3.25%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 17 (13.82%) VMware
2 9 (7.32%) Citrix
3 8 (6.50%) HP
4 4 (3.25%) Sage
4 4 (3.25%) Symantec
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle
5 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.44%) Tableau
6 2 (1.63%) Draytek
6 2 (1.63%) Meraki
6 2 (1.63%) NetApp
6 2 (1.63%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
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