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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 90 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 25.21% 12.21% 19.71%
As % of the Vendors category 48.91% 29.79% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 80 33 65
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,350 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
184 141 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 51.54% 40.99% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 121 92 147
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 76 (51.01%) MS Excel
2 72 (48.32%) Windows
3 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
4 50 (33.56%) Finance
5 49 (32.89%) SQL Server
6 40 (26.85%) SQL
7 24 (16.11%) MS Office
7 24 (16.11%) VMware
8 23 (15.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (14.77%) ITIL
10 21 (14.09%) .NET
10 21 (14.09%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (14.09%) Problem Management
10 21 (14.09%) Data Protection
11 20 (13.42%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (13.42%) C#
12 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET
12 19 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (12.75%) Intrusion Detection
12 19 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (12.75%) Ethical Hacking
12 19 (12.75%) SIEM
13 18 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (10.74%) Web Services
14 16 (10.74%) T-SQL
14 16 (10.74%) ETL
15 15 (10.07%) Scrum
15 15 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (9.40%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (6.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.67%) SAS
4 1 (0.67%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 76 (51.01%) MS Excel
2 24 (16.11%) MS Office
3 10 (6.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.68%) MS Project
5 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.34%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (6.71%) VPN
2 10 (6.71%) IMAP4
3 9 (6.04%) Internet
4 7 (4.70%) DNS
5 5 (3.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.68%) Firewall
6 4 (2.68%) SAN
6 4 (2.68%) LAN
7 3 (2.01%) DHCP
7 3 (2.01%) WAN
8 2 (1.34%) POP3
9 1 (0.67%) SMTP
9 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (32.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (13.42%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (8.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (8.05%) OLAP
8 10 (6.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.34%) DTS
12 2 (1.34%) MS Access
13 1 (0.67%) MySQL
13 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.34%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.67%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (33.56%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Legal
3 6 (4.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.34%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (36.91%) Analyst
2 40 (26.85%) Developer
3 18 (12.08%) Security Analyst
4 17 (11.41%) IT Security Analyst
5 13 (8.72%) Business Analyst
6 12 (8.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 12 (8.05%) .NET Developer
6 12 (8.05%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.38%) Technical Support
8 10 (6.71%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Field Service Engineer
8 10 (6.71%) Desktop Support
8 10 (6.71%) Field Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) Financial Business Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) Architect
10 7 (4.70%) Business Developer
10 7 (4.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.09%) .NET
2 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET
3 16 (10.74%) Web Services
4 14 (9.40%) .NET Framework
5 10 (6.71%) WinForms
6 9 (6.04%) HTML
7 7 (4.70%) XML
7 7 (4.70%) CSS
8 6 (4.03%) ADO.NET
9 3 (2.01%) jQuery
10 2 (1.34%) HTML5
10 2 (1.34%) CSS3
10 2 (1.34%) Ajax
11 1 (0.67%) XSD
11 1 (0.67%) Classic ASP
11 1 (0.67%) DHTML
11 1 (0.67%) XHTML
11 1 (0.67%) JSON
11 1 (0.67%) WCF
11 1 (0.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.03%) Data Integration
2 5 (3.36%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.36%) Replication
3 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.34%) FMCG
4 1 (0.67%) NHS
4 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.67%) PDA
4 1 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 72 (48.32%) Windows
2 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (8.05%) Linux
4 10 (6.71%) Fedora
5 9 (6.04%) UNIX
6 7 (4.70%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.77%) ITIL
2 21 (14.09%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (14.09%) Problem Management
2 21 (14.09%) Data Protection
3 19 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (12.75%) Ethical Hacking
3 19 (12.75%) SIEM
4 18 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (10.74%) ETL
6 15 (10.07%) Scrum
7 14 (9.40%) RUP
8 12 (8.05%) Unit Testing
8 12 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.38%) Project Management
9 11 (7.38%) Business Analysis
10 10 (6.71%) OOP
10 10 (6.71%) OO
11 9 (6.04%) Service Management
11 9 (6.04%) Data Analysis
12 8 (5.37%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.85%) SQL
2 20 (13.42%) C#
3 16 (10.74%) T-SQL
4 12 (8.05%) VB.NET
5 9 (6.04%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.03%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.36%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.67%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) VBScript
9 1 (0.67%) VB
9 1 (0.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.38%) MCSE
3 9 (6.04%) ISEB
3 9 (6.04%) Degree
4 6 (4.03%) Security+ Certification
4 6 (4.03%) SSCP
5 5 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) CCA
6 1 (0.67%) MCTS
6 1 (0.67%) MCITP
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
1 2 (1.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.68%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.68%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.01%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.34%) XenApp
5 2 (1.34%) vSphere
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (16.11%) VMware
2 11 (7.38%) Citrix
3 7 (4.70%) Cisco
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle
5 4 (2.68%) HP
6 2 (1.34%) Acronis
6 2 (1.34%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.34%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.34%) CODA
6 2 (1.34%) Avaya
7 1 (0.67%) Progress
7 1 (0.67%) Juniper
7 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.67%) Percussion
7 1 (0.67%) Ektron
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: £25,000 per annum Dependent Upon Skills and Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Certifications, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 26 days ago