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 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 6 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 116 68 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 25.11% 19.54% 8.14%
As % of the Vendors category 67.05% 45.03% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 83 59 24
Average salary £36,000 £31,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £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
173 151 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 37.45% 43.39% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 122 106 95
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,300 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 122 (55.71%) Windows
2 106 (48.40%) SQL Server
3 85 (38.81%) MS Excel
4 80 (36.53%) Active Directory
5 75 (34.25%) Finance
6 68 (31.05%) SQL
7 64 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (29.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 55 (25.11%) VMware
9 54 (24.66%) ITIL
10 53 (24.20%) .NET
11 51 (23.29%) T-SQL
12 41 (18.72%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
14 38 (17.35%) MS Exchange
15 37 (16.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (16.89%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (16.44%) Scrum
17 34 (15.53%) Windows XP
18 33 (15.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 32 (14.61%) C#
19 32 (14.61%) HP
20 30 (13.70%) ASP.NET
21 28 (12.79%) XML
22 27 (12.33%) DNS
22 27 (12.33%) Service Management
22 27 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 26 (11.87%) Web Services
23 26 (11.87%) SAN
24 25 (11.42%) SLA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 38 (17.35%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.83%) IIS
5 3 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.91%) Site Server
6 2 (0.91%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.46%) WordPress
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) Drupal
7 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 85 (38.81%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.76%) MS Office
3 7 (3.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.83%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.91%) MS Project
5 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.91%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.33%) DNS
2 26 (11.87%) SAN
3 24 (10.96%) Firewall
4 20 (9.13%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.57%) WAN
6 9 (4.11%) LAN
7 8 (3.65%) DHCP
7 8 (3.65%) Network Security
8 7 (3.20%) VPN
9 6 (2.74%) Internet
10 5 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.28%) VoIP
11 2 (0.91%) HTTP
11 2 (0.91%) Wireless
12 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (48.40%) SQL Server
2 64 (29.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (15.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (4.57%) OLAP
9 10 (4.57%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.37%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.37%) MySQL
12 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.46%) Big Data
13 1 (0.46%) PerformancePoint
13 1 (0.46%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 37 (16.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.46%) Selenium
3 1 (0.46%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
General
1 75 (34.25%) Finance
2 10 (4.57%) Retail
3 8 (3.65%) Marketing
3 8 (3.65%) Legal
4 4 (1.83%) Advertising
4 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.37%) Publishing
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (25.57%) Analyst
2 48 (21.92%) Developer
3 32 (14.61%) Support Team Leader
3 32 (14.61%) Team Leader
4 21 (9.59%) Desktop Team Leader
4 21 (9.59%) IT Support
5 20 (9.13%) Test Analyst
6 19 (8.68%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (8.22%) .NET Developer
7 18 (8.22%) Technical Analyst
8 17 (7.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 15 (6.85%) Architect
10 12 (5.48%) Business Analyst
10 12 (5.48%) Desktop Support
10 12 (5.48%) Development Manager
10 12 (5.48%) Desktop Support Team Leader
10 12 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 12 (5.48%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (5.02%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.20%) .NET
2 30 (13.70%) ASP.NET
3 28 (12.79%) XML
4 26 (11.87%) Web Services
5 18 (8.22%) .NET Framework
6 17 (7.76%) HTML
6 17 (7.76%) CSS
7 16 (7.31%) WCF
8 12 (5.48%) jQuery
9 11 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.11%) HTML5
10 9 (4.11%) Entity Framework
11 8 (3.65%) ADO.NET
12 7 (3.20%) WPF
12 7 (3.20%) JSON
12 7 (3.20%) LINQ
13 5 (2.28%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (2.28%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 5 (2.28%) MDX
14 3 (1.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.22%) Replication
3 6 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.83%) Statistics
4 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.37%) User Experience
5 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.91%) Open Source
6 2 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.46%) Clustering
7 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.46%) RIA
7 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 122 (55.71%) Windows
2 34 (15.53%) Windows XP
3 24 (10.96%) Windows 8
4 20 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (7.31%) UNIX
5 16 (7.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (6.85%) Android
7 13 (5.94%) Apple iOS
8 12 (5.48%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.83%) Linux
11 2 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (24.66%) ITIL
3 41 (18.72%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (16.44%) Scrum
5 27 (12.33%) Service Management
6 25 (11.42%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (10.96%) Unit Testing
8 21 (9.59%) Business Continuity
8 21 (9.59%) RUP
9 20 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (8.68%) Service Delivery
10 19 (8.68%) ETL
11 18 (8.22%) CRM
11 18 (8.22%) Workflow
12 16 (7.31%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (7.31%) Capacity Management
12 16 (7.31%) Test Scripting
13 15 (6.85%) Process Management
13 15 (6.85%) Migration
14 14 (6.39%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.05%) SQL
2 51 (23.29%) T-SQL
3 32 (14.61%) C#
4 19 (8.68%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.39%) PowerShell
6 10 (4.57%) Shell Script
6 10 (4.57%) VB
6 10 (4.57%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.28%) Java
8 3 (1.37%) C
9 2 (0.91%) PHP
10 1 (0.46%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.46%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.46%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (7.76%) Degree
3 11 (5.02%) MCTS
4 6 (2.74%) ISEB
4 6 (2.74%) MCSE
5 5 (2.28%) MCITP
5 5 (2.28%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.83%) MCSA
6 4 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.91%) PMP
7 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.91%) MCP
7 2 (0.91%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.46%) OCP
8 1 (0.46%) OCA
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.42%) SLA
2 21 (9.59%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 80 (36.53%) Active Directory
2 37 (16.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.05%) VMware ESX
4 19 (8.68%) Hyper-V
5 12 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.28%) vSphere
7 2 (0.91%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.91%) NFS
8 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (4.57%) SCCM
2 8 (3.65%) WSUS
3 2 (0.91%) SCOM
3 2 (0.91%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.46%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 55 (25.11%) VMware
2 32 (14.61%) HP
3 15 (6.85%) Apple
4 13 (5.94%) MobileIron
4 13 (5.94%) Citrix
5 7 (3.20%) Oracle
6 6 (2.74%) Cisco
7 5 (2.28%) Dell
8 4 (1.83%) NetApp
9 2 (0.91%) Sophos
10 1 (0.46%) F5
10 1 (0.46%) BT
10 1 (0.46%) Google
10 1 (0.46%) SAP
10 1 (0.46%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.46%) EMC
10 1 (0.46%) Adobe
10 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
Bradford, Yorkshire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per day + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Fruition IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago