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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 69 116 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.90% 23.25% 17.35%
As % of the Vendors category 34.67% 69.88% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 62 95 53
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
199 166 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 45.85% 33.27% 45.29%
Number of salaries quoted 176 125 104
Median salary £38,500 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.40% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 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 64 (48.85%) SQL Server
2 54 (41.22%) Windows
3 51 (38.93%) SQL
4 50 (38.17%) MS Excel
5 41 (31.30%) Active Directory
5 41 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (27.48%) .NET
7 35 (26.72%) Finance
8 34 (25.95%) Windows Server
9 31 (23.66%) C#
10 30 (22.90%) MS Office
11 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (17.56%) ASP.NET
13 22 (16.79%) VMware
14 21 (16.03%) ITIL
15 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
15 20 (15.27%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (14.50%) MVC
16 19 (14.50%) Firewall
16 19 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (14.50%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (13.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (12.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
19 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (12.21%) XML
20 15 (11.45%) IIS
21 14 (10.69%) LAN

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 (11.45%) IIS
2 10 (7.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.05%) CMS
4 2 (1.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 50 (38.17%) MS Excel
2 30 (22.90%) MS Office
3 8 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) Office 365
2 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.50%) Firewall
2 14 (10.69%) LAN
3 12 (9.16%) WAN
4 11 (8.40%) VPN
5 8 (6.11%) DNS
6 6 (4.58%) SAN
6 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.82%) Extranet
7 5 (3.82%) Intranet
8 3 (2.29%) DHCP
9 2 (1.53%) VLAN
9 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (48.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (12.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (6.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (3.82%) CouchDB
9 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.82%) OLAP
9 5 (3.82%) OLTP
9 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (2.29%) Big Data
10 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.29%) Informix
10 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.29%) Power BI
11 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.87%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.58%) Selenium
4 4 (3.05%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.76%) Calabash
6 1 (0.76%) JMeter
General
1 35 (26.72%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.29%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (30.53%) Analyst
2 33 (25.19%) Developer
3 19 (14.50%) .NET Developer
4 13 (9.92%) Lead Developer
5 11 (8.40%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (8.40%) Service Analyst
6 10 (7.63%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.63%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) IT Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) IT Support
7 9 (6.87%) Service Desk Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 7 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.34%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.48%) .NET
2 23 (17.56%) ASP.NET
3 16 (12.21%) XML
4 11 (8.40%) WCF
5 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (7.63%) Web Services
6 9 (6.87%) HTML
6 9 (6.87%) JSON
6 9 (6.87%) WinForms
7 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.11%) jQuery
8 6 (4.58%) CSS
8 6 (4.58%) REST
8 6 (4.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (3.82%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.82%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.82%) SOAP
9 5 (3.82%) WF
9 5 (3.82%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 5 (3.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.82%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.82%) Replication
4 3 (2.29%) CMDB
4 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) iPad
5 2 (1.53%) IVR
5 2 (1.53%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (41.22%) Windows
2 34 (25.95%) Windows Server
3 19 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.87%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.11%) Windows 10
7 8 (6.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.29%) Linux
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.03%) ITIL
3 20 (15.27%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (14.50%) MVC
5 17 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.92%) Waterfall
7 11 (8.40%) Scrum
8 10 (7.63%) Project Management
9 9 (6.87%) Business Continuity
9 9 (6.87%) ETL
9 9 (6.87%) SOA
9 9 (6.87%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.11%) Coaching
10 8 (6.11%) Service Management
10 8 (6.11%) Software Testing
11 7 (5.34%) CRM
11 7 (5.34%) Migration
11 7 (5.34%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.93%) SQL
2 31 (23.66%) C#
3 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
4 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.82%) Python
6 3 (2.29%) VB
7 2 (1.53%) C
7 2 (1.53%) Java
8 1 (0.76%) R
8 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) MCSA
3 8 (6.11%) ISEB
4 5 (3.82%) MCP
4 5 (3.82%) MCSE
5 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.29%) MCSD
6 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.53%) MCITP
7 1 (0.76%) APMP
7 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (31.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.69%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.34%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.53%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.53%) Xen
6 2 (1.53%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) SCCM
2 9 (6.87%) SCOM
3 7 (5.34%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (16.79%) VMware
2 13 (9.92%) Citrix
3 9 (6.87%) HP
4 7 (5.34%) Sage
4 7 (5.34%) Symantec
5 4 (3.05%) Cisco
5 4 (3.05%) NetApp
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle
5 4 (3.05%) SAP
6 3 (2.29%) Hitachi
6 3 (2.29%) IBM
6 3 (2.29%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.29%) Tableau
7 2 (1.53%) Draytek
7 2 (1.53%) Meraki
7 2 (1.53%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.76%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) Riverbed
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