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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 110 57 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 22.68% 16.96% 8.31%
As % of the Vendors category 68.75% 37.75% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 94 52 22
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £17,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
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
160 151 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 32.99% 44.94% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 126 102 93
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 118 (52.91%) SQL Server
2 115 (51.57%) Windows
3 86 (38.57%) MS Excel
4 80 (35.87%) Finance
5 73 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (32.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 69 (30.94%) SQL
8 68 (30.49%) .NET
9 67 (30.04%) Active Directory
10 58 (26.01%) T-SQL
11 49 (21.97%) VMware
12 47 (21.08%) C#
13 46 (20.63%) ITIL
13 46 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 45 (20.18%) ASP.NET
15 43 (19.28%) Data Warehouse
15 43 (19.28%) Scrum
16 40 (17.94%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (17.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 34 (15.25%) MS Exchange
19 33 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (14.35%) Windows XP
20 32 (14.35%) XML
21 30 (13.45%) Visual Studio
22 29 (13.00%) HP
23 28 (12.56%) JavaScript
24 27 (12.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 25 (11.21%) .NET Framework
25 25 (11.21%) CSS
25 25 (11.21%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.28%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.69%) CMS
5 5 (2.24%) WordPress
6 4 (1.79%) IIS
6 4 (1.79%) Drupal
7 2 (0.90%) Site Server
7 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.90%) Kentico
7 2 (0.90%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 86 (38.57%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.76%) MS Office
3 12 (5.38%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.79%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.90%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.21%) DNS
2 23 (10.31%) SAN
3 21 (9.42%) Firewall
4 17 (7.62%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.48%) WAN
6 9 (4.04%) Internet
6 9 (4.04%) LAN
7 8 (3.59%) DHCP
7 8 (3.59%) Network Security
8 7 (3.14%) VPN
9 5 (2.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (2.24%) VoIP
10 2 (0.90%) HTTP
10 2 (0.90%) Wireless
11 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (52.91%) SQL Server
2 72 (32.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (19.28%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (17.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (12.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (8.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (4.48%) OLAP
9 10 (4.48%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (1.79%) MySQL
10 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (1.35%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.90%) Riak
13 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (13.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.45%) Selenium
3 1 (0.45%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 80 (35.87%) Finance
2 8 (3.59%) Marketing
2 8 (3.59%) Retail
2 8 (3.59%) Legal
3 4 (1.79%) Publishing
3 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.35%) Banking
5 2 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (27.35%) Analyst
2 59 (26.46%) Developer
3 28 (12.56%) Support Team Leader
3 28 (12.56%) Team Leader
4 22 (9.87%) Test Analyst
4 22 (9.87%) .NET Developer
5 19 (8.52%) Senior Analyst
5 19 (8.52%) Desktop Team Leader
5 19 (8.52%) IT Support
6 17 (7.62%) Business Analyst
6 17 (7.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 15 (6.73%) Technical Analyst
8 13 (5.83%) Development Manager
8 13 (5.83%) Architect
8 13 (5.83%) Senior Test Analyst
9 12 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 12 (5.38%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.48%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.48%) Desktop Support
10 10 (4.48%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (30.49%) .NET
2 45 (20.18%) ASP.NET
3 32 (14.35%) XML
4 25 (11.21%) .NET Framework
4 25 (11.21%) CSS
5 24 (10.76%) Web Services
6 22 (9.87%) HTML
7 18 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (7.62%) WCF
8 17 (7.62%) jQuery
9 13 (5.83%) Entity Framework
10 10 (4.48%) HTML5
11 8 (3.59%) ADO.NET
12 7 (3.14%) LINQ
13 6 (2.69%) WPF
13 6 (2.69%) JSON
14 5 (2.24%) LAMP
14 5 (2.24%) Ajax
14 5 (2.24%) MDX
15 4 (1.79%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.73%) Replication
3 10 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.69%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.24%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.79%) W3C
6 4 (1.79%) Statistics
6 4 (1.79%) RIA
6 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.35%) User Experience
7 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.45%) Clustering
9 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 115 (51.57%) Windows
2 32 (14.35%) Windows XP
3 22 (9.87%) Windows 8
4 19 (8.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (7.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (6.28%) Windows 7
8 13 (5.83%) UNIX
9 12 (5.38%) Android
10 10 (4.48%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.79%) Linux
12 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.63%) ITIL
3 43 (19.28%) Scrum
4 40 (17.94%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (10.31%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (9.87%) RUP
7 21 (9.42%) Unit Testing
7 21 (9.42%) MVC
8 20 (8.97%) Service Management
9 19 (8.52%) ETL
10 18 (8.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (8.07%) Business Continuity
10 18 (8.07%) CRM
11 15 (6.73%) Test Scripting
12 14 (6.28%) Service Delivery
13 13 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (5.83%) Capacity Management
13 13 (5.83%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (5.83%) Coaching
13 13 (5.83%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 69 (30.94%) SQL
2 58 (26.01%) T-SQL
3 47 (21.08%) C#
4 28 (12.56%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.73%) VB
6 14 (6.28%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.93%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.14%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.69%) Java
10 3 (1.35%) C
10 3 (1.35%) PHP
11 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.45%) PHP5
11 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (7.62%) Degree
3 14 (6.28%) ISEB
4 10 (4.48%) MCTS
5 8 (3.59%) ISTQB
6 7 (3.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (2.69%) MCSE
8 4 (1.79%) MCSA
8 4 (1.79%) MCITP
9 2 (0.90%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.90%) MCP
9 2 (0.90%) PMP
9 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.42%) QA
2 19 (8.52%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 67 (30.04%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.52%) VMware ESX
4 17 (7.62%) Hyper-V
5 12 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.24%) vSphere
7 2 (0.90%) NFS
7 2 (0.90%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.59%) SCCM
2 6 (2.69%) WSUS
3 2 (0.90%) SCOM
3 2 (0.90%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 49 (21.97%) VMware
2 29 (13.00%) HP
3 13 (5.83%) Apple
4 11 (4.93%) MobileIron
5 10 (4.48%) Citrix
6 6 (2.69%) Cisco
7 5 (2.24%) Dell
8 4 (1.79%) Oracle
8 4 (1.79%) NetApp
9 2 (0.90%) Sophos
9 2 (0.90%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.45%) F5
10 1 (0.45%) BT
10 1 (0.45%) EMC
10 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.45%) Adobe
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Glo
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £25k (dependent upon skills and experience)
Posted: 22 days ago