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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 138 74 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.19% 19.02% 22.63%
As % of the Vendors category 49.64% 46.25% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 111 57 59
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £40,500
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
278 160 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 52.75% 41.13% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 181 111 140
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 119 (51.74%) MS Excel
2 97 (42.17%) Windows
3 92 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 92 (40.00%) Finance
4 81 (35.22%) SQL
5 74 (32.17%) Active Directory
6 66 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
7 59 (25.65%) Data Warehouse
8 58 (25.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 49 (21.30%) ETL
10 46 (20.00%) VMware
11 45 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 44 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (18.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 40 (17.39%) .NET
15 38 (16.52%) T-SQL
15 38 (16.52%) C#
16 36 (15.65%) Web Services
16 36 (15.65%) ITIL
17 31 (13.48%) .NET Framework
18 30 (13.04%) ASP.NET
19 29 (12.61%) MS Office
19 29 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
20 28 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
21 27 (11.74%) XML
21 27 (11.74%) Windows XP
22 26 (11.30%) MS Exchange
23 25 (10.87%) Unit Testing
23 25 (10.87%) Coaching
24 24 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 26 (11.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.09%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.91%) IIS
4 3 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Lync
6 1 (0.43%) Apache
6 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 119 (51.74%) MS Excel
2 29 (12.61%) MS Office
3 17 (7.39%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.74%) InfoPath
6 3 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.87%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.83%) DNS
2 17 (7.39%) SAN
2 17 (7.39%) Firewall
3 16 (6.96%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (2.61%) LAN
5 6 (2.61%) WAN
6 4 (1.74%) DHCP
7 3 (1.30%) VoIP
7 3 (1.30%) Internet
8 2 (0.87%) SMTP
9 1 (0.43%) FTP
9 1 (0.43%) VPN
9 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (25.65%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (25.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (18.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (8.70%) OLAP
8 19 (8.26%) OLAP Cube
9 18 (7.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (4.35%) Relational Database
12 8 (3.48%) MS Access
13 7 (3.04%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (3.04%) PerformancePoint
13 7 (3.04%) Xcelsius
13 7 (3.04%) Oracle Discoverer
13 7 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (1.74%) Informix
15 3 (1.30%) DTS
16 2 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (9.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Ranorex
General
1 92 (40.00%) Finance
2 16 (6.96%) Banking
3 11 (4.78%) Legal
4 9 (3.91%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.74%) Advertising
5 4 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Retail
7 2 (0.87%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (33.04%) Developer
2 65 (28.26%) Analyst
3 36 (15.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 22 (9.57%) Architect
5 22 (9.57%) IT Support
6 19 (8.26%) Business Analyst
6 19 (8.26%) Senior Developer
7 18 (7.83%) Team Leader
8 17 (7.39%) Technical Analyst
9 16 (6.96%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (6.96%) Business Developer
10 15 (6.52%) Support Team Leader
10 15 (6.52%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 13 (5.65%) Financial Business Analyst
11 13 (5.65%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 13 (5.65%) Data Architect
11 13 (5.65%) SQL Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.35%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.39%) .NET
2 36 (15.65%) Web Services
3 31 (13.48%) .NET Framework
4 30 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 27 (11.74%) XML
6 23 (10.00%) HTML
7 22 (9.57%) CSS
8 13 (5.65%) WinForms
9 10 (4.35%) WPF
9 10 (4.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 9 (3.91%) HTML5
10 9 (3.91%) JSON
10 9 (3.91%) SOAP
11 7 (3.04%) ADO.NET
12 6 (2.61%) jQuery
13 5 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (2.17%) WCF
13 5 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.83%) Replication
1 18 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.09%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.74%) User Experience
5 2 (0.87%) PDA
5 2 (0.87%) FMCG
5 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.43%) Life Science
6 1 (0.43%) NHS
6 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 97 (42.17%) Windows
2 27 (11.74%) Windows XP
3 18 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (7.39%) Windows 8
5 14 (6.09%) UNIX
6 11 (4.78%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.48%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.48%) Android
8 7 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.74%) Windows NT
9 4 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.87%) Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (21.30%) ETL
3 44 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (15.65%) ITIL
5 25 (10.87%) Unit Testing
5 25 (10.87%) Coaching
6 22 (9.57%) RUP
6 22 (9.57%) Scrum
7 20 (8.70%) Service Management
8 18 (7.83%) MVC
9 17 (7.39%) Data Architecture
10 15 (6.52%) OOP
10 15 (6.52%) OO
11 14 (6.09%) Migration
11 14 (6.09%) Business Continuity
11 14 (6.09%) Web Development
11 14 (6.09%) Problem Management
11 14 (6.09%) Data Analysis
12 13 (5.65%) Business Analysis
12 13 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 81 (35.22%) SQL
2 38 (16.52%) T-SQL
2 38 (16.52%) C#
3 21 (9.13%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.96%) VB.NET
5 15 (6.52%) VBA
5 15 (6.52%) VB
6 13 (5.65%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.43%) PHP5
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.91%) ISEB
3 8 (3.48%) MCSE
4 5 (2.17%) MCITP
5 4 (1.74%) MCSA
6 2 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.87%) Degree
6 2 (0.87%) SSCP
6 2 (0.87%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.43%) MCTS
7 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.43%) OCP
7 1 (0.43%) OCA
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.65%) SLA
1 13 (5.65%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (32.17%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.96%) VMware ESX
4 11 (4.78%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.74%) XenApp
7 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (6.09%) SCCM
2 7 (3.04%) WSUS
3 1 (0.43%) SCOM
3 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 46 (20.00%) VMware
2 18 (7.83%) Citrix
3 17 (7.39%) Oracle
4 16 (6.96%) HP
5 12 (5.22%) Cisco
6 11 (4.78%) Apple
6 11 (4.78%) Google
7 9 (3.91%) MobileIron
8 8 (3.48%) SAP
9 7 (3.04%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.30%) Avaya
10 3 (1.30%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.87%) CODA
11 2 (0.87%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.87%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.43%) Dell
12 1 (0.43%) BT
12 1 (0.43%) Juniper
12 1 (0.43%) Genesys
12 1 (0.43%) Veeam
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Salary: £19000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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