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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 3 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 97 64 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 25.33% 14.88% 29.75%
As % of the Vendors category 55.43% 36.36% 63.53%
Number of salaries quoted 91 50 76
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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
175 176 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 45.69% 40.93% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 168 152 116
Median salary £38,500 £38,125 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.98% +7.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £24,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 23 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bradford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 100 (52.91%) MS Excel
2 91 (48.15%) Windows
3 75 (39.68%) SQL
3 75 (39.68%) Active Directory
4 71 (37.57%) Windows Server
5 65 (34.39%) Finance
6 55 (29.10%) VMware
7 44 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (23.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (22.22%) ITIL
9 37 (19.58%) LAN
9 37 (19.58%) WAN
10 35 (18.52%) Degree
11 34 (17.99%) T-SQL
11 34 (17.99%) Citrix
12 33 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (16.93%) Office 365
14 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
14 31 (16.40%) HP
15 30 (15.87%) Coaching
16 28 (14.81%) Hyper-V
17 26 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
17 26 (13.76%) MS Project
18 25 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 24 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 23 (12.17%) Linux
20 23 (12.17%) SAN
21 22 (11.64%) Project Management
21 22 (11.64%) ETL
22 21 (11.11%) MS Exchange

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 21 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.88%) IIS
4 10 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) CICS
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.53%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 100 (52.91%) MS Excel
2 26 (13.76%) MS Project
3 19 (10.05%) MS Office
4 10 (5.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.65%) Primavera
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.53%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.93%) Office 365
2 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.12%) PaaS
4 2 (1.06%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.58%) LAN
1 37 (19.58%) WAN
2 23 (12.17%) SAN
3 18 (9.52%) Firewall
4 11 (5.82%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (4.76%) VPN
6 8 (4.23%) DNS
6 8 (4.23%) MPLS
6 8 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (3.17%) VoIP
8 5 (2.65%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (2.65%) DHCP
9 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.06%) Extranet
10 2 (1.06%) Internet
10 2 (1.06%) Intranet
10 2 (1.06%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.53%) ADSL
11 1 (0.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.76%) MS Access
7 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.12%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.06%) OLAP
11 2 (1.06%) OLTP
11 2 (1.06%) Power BI
11 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 15 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.70%) Selenium
3 4 (2.12%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.06%) RIATest
5 2 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.53%) Calabash
6 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.53%) JMeter
6 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.53%) MSTest
6 1 (0.53%) OpenSTA
6 1 (0.53%) Rational Robot
6 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 65 (34.39%) Finance
2 9 (4.76%) Retail
3 7 (3.70%) Legal
4 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.65%) Back Office
5 5 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.06%) French Language
7 2 (1.06%) German Language
7 2 (1.06%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.06%) Law
7 2 (1.06%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.06%) Swedish Language
7 2 (1.06%) Turkish Language
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (17.99%) IT Engineer
2 32 (16.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (16.40%) Analyst
4 23 (12.17%) Developer
5 21 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (10.58%) Project Planner
6 20 (10.58%) Windows Engineer
7 19 (10.05%) SQL Developer
8 17 (8.99%) IT Support
9 16 (8.47%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (6.88%) SQL BI Developer
11 11 (5.82%) Storage Engineer
12 10 (5.29%) Data Analyst
12 10 (5.29%) Field Engineer
12 10 (5.29%) SQL Analyst
12 10 (5.29%) SSIS Developer
13 9 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (4.76%) Architect
13 9 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.99%) .NET
2 8 (4.23%) Web Services
3 6 (3.17%) HTML
4 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.65%) CSS
4 5 (2.65%) Middleware
4 5 (2.65%) XML
5 4 (2.12%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.06%) EDI
6 2 (1.06%) REST
6 2 (1.06%) SOAP
6 2 (1.06%) WCF
6 2 (1.06%) WF
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (0.53%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.53%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.23%) FMCG
3 6 (3.17%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.12%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.59%) Clustering
5 3 (1.59%) Handset
5 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) Fintech
6 2 (1.06%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.06%) iPhone
6 2 (1.06%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) IVR
7 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 91 (48.15%) Windows
2 71 (37.57%) Windows Server
3 44 (23.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (12.17%) Linux
6 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.35%) Windows 7
8 9 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.76%) Windows Phone
9 7 (3.70%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.59%) Android
10 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.59%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.06%) HPUX
11 2 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.22%) ITIL
2 30 (15.87%) Coaching
3 26 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (11.64%) ETL
4 22 (11.64%) Project Management
5 18 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 16 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (6.88%) Mentoring
9 12 (6.35%) ITIL V3
9 12 (6.35%) Project Planning
10 11 (5.82%) Fault Analysis
10 11 (5.82%) Problem Management
10 11 (5.82%) Release Management
10 11 (5.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (4.23%) CRM
12 8 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (4.23%) Scrum
12 8 (4.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (39.68%) SQL
2 34 (17.99%) T-SQL
3 11 (5.82%) PowerShell
4 10 (5.29%) C#
5 8 (4.23%) VB
5 8 (4.23%) VBA
6 6 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.53%) COBOL
7 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (18.52%) Degree
2 18 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.82%) MCSE
4 9 (4.76%) MCSA
5 5 (2.65%) CCEA
5 5 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (2.65%) MCP
6 3 (1.59%) ISEB
6 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.59%) MCITP
6 3 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.59%) QA
4 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.06%) SLA
5 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (39.68%) Active Directory
2 44 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.29%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.65%) OpenSIPS
6 3 (1.59%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.06%) vSphere
7 2 (1.06%) XenApp
8 1 (0.53%) Docker
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (10.58%) SCOM
2 11 (5.82%) SCCM
3 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.59%) OpenView
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (29.10%) VMware
2 34 (17.99%) Citrix
3 31 (16.40%) HP
4 16 (8.47%) NetApp
5 15 (7.94%) Cisco
6 12 (6.35%) Hitachi
6 12 (6.35%) Oracle
7 10 (5.29%) EMC
8 8 (4.23%) Avaya
9 7 (3.70%) Cognos
9 7 (3.70%) SAP
10 6 (3.17%) F5
11 4 (2.12%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.12%) Apple
12 3 (1.59%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.59%) Remedy
12 3 (1.59%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.59%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.59%) Symantec
12 3 (1.59%) Tableau
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