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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 121 60 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.08% 16.04% 18.21%
As % of the Vendors category 50.63% 35.29% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 103 46 56
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
239 170 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 51.51% 45.45% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 168 113 138
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 96 (51.06%) Windows
1 96 (51.06%) MS Excel
2 74 (39.36%) Active Directory
3 72 (38.30%) Finance
4 58 (30.85%) SQL Server
5 48 (25.53%) SQL
6 39 (20.74%) VMware
7 34 (18.09%) ITIL
7 34 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (17.55%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (15.96%) ETL
10 27 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (13.83%) Problem Management
12 25 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (13.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (13.30%) Windows XP
13 24 (12.77%) MS Office
14 23 (12.23%) MS Exchange
15 22 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (11.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (11.17%) Web Services
17 20 (10.64%) .NET
17 20 (10.64%) Data Protection
17 20 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
18 19 (10.11%) SIEM
18 19 (10.11%) SQL Server 2012
18 19 (10.11%) Penetration Testing
18 19 (10.11%) Ethical Hacking
19 18 (9.57%) C#

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (12.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.19%) IIS
2 6 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.53%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 96 (51.06%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.77%) MS Office
3 13 (6.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.06%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (6.38%) DNS
3 10 (5.32%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.32%) SAN
3 10 (5.32%) Firewall
4 7 (3.72%) Internet
5 6 (3.19%) WAN
5 6 (3.19%) LAN
6 5 (2.66%) VPN
7 4 (2.13%) DHCP
7 4 (2.13%) IMAP4
8 3 (1.60%) VoIP
9 2 (1.06%) SMTP
10 1 (0.53%) FTP
10 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (30.85%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.55%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (13.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (11.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (10.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (8.51%) OLAP
8 14 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.19%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.19%) MS Access
11 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.60%) DTS
13 1 (0.53%) MySQL
13 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.53%) Ranorex
General
1 72 (38.30%) Finance
2 10 (5.32%) Legal
3 9 (4.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.06%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (33.51%) Analyst
2 46 (24.47%) Developer
3 20 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 20 (10.64%) IT Support
4 18 (9.57%) Security Analyst
5 17 (9.04%) IT Security Analyst
6 15 (7.98%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.98%) Architect
7 14 (7.45%) Team Leader
8 13 (6.91%) .NET Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.85%) Business Developer
10 11 (5.85%) Data Architect
10 11 (5.85%) Support Team Leader
11 10 (5.32%) Financial Business Analyst
11 10 (5.32%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (5.32%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 10 (5.32%) Field Engineer
11 10 (5.32%) Field Service Engineer
12 9 (4.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.17%) Web Services
2 20 (10.64%) .NET
3 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET
4 16 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 11 (5.85%) XML
5 11 (5.85%) WinForms
6 6 (3.19%) ADO.NET
7 5 (2.66%) HTML
8 4 (2.13%) CSS
9 1 (0.53%) LAMP
9 1 (0.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.85%) Data Integration
3 8 (4.26%) Replication
4 5 (2.66%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.06%) PDA
5 2 (1.06%) FMCG
6 1 (0.53%) Life Science
6 1 (0.53%) NHS
6 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 96 (51.06%) Windows
2 25 (13.30%) Windows XP
3 21 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (7.98%) Windows 8
6 13 (6.91%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.85%) UNIX
8 7 (3.72%) Linux
9 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.66%) Android
10 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.13%) Windows NT
11 4 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.13%) Fedora
12 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.09%) ITIL
1 34 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (15.96%) ETL
3 26 (13.83%) Problem Management
4 22 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (10.64%) Data Protection
6 19 (10.11%) SIEM
6 19 (10.11%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (10.11%) Ethical Hacking
7 18 (9.57%) Coaching
8 16 (8.51%) Scrum
8 16 (8.51%) RUP
9 15 (7.98%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.91%) OOP
10 13 (6.91%) OO
11 12 (6.38%) Business Analysis
12 11 (5.85%) Service Management
12 11 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.85%) Data Security
12 11 (5.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (25.53%) SQL
2 18 (9.57%) C#
3 15 (7.98%) T-SQL
4 14 (7.45%) VB.NET
5 10 (5.32%) VBA
6 9 (4.79%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.72%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.53%) PHP5
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.45%) MCSE
3 9 (4.79%) ISEB
4 8 (4.26%) Degree
5 6 (3.19%) SSCP
5 6 (3.19%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.13%) MCSA
6 4 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.06%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (39.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.32%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.19%) XenApp
6 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.06%) vSphere
7 2 (1.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (6.38%) SCCM
2 5 (2.66%) WSUS
3 4 (2.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.53%) SCOM
4 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 39 (20.74%) VMware
2 18 (9.57%) Citrix
3 11 (5.85%) Cisco
4 9 (4.79%) Apple
4 9 (4.79%) HP
5 7 (3.72%) Oracle
5 7 (3.72%) MobileIron
6 3 (1.60%) Avaya
6 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.06%) Acronis
7 2 (1.06%) CODA
7 2 (1.06%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.06%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.53%) Dell
8 1 (0.53%) Progress
8 1 (0.53%) Juniper
8 1 (0.53%) BT
8 1 (0.53%) Veeam
8 1 (0.53%) F5
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent upon skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £25k (dependent upon skills and experience)
Posted: 27 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago