The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 47 45
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 6 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.52% 3.46% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 14.16% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 9
Median salary £25,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £51,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 113 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 13.71% 24.46% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 53 105 54
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,500 £46,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Bradford.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Bradford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Bradford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 9 (64.29%) MCSE
5 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) MCSA
6 6 (42.86%) MS Office
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (35.71%) Time Management
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) MCP
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco
9 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (21.43%) CCEA
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
10 2 (14.29%) Wireless
10 2 (14.29%) MCITP

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
3 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) MCSE
2 6 (42.86%) MCSA
3 4 (28.57%) MCP
4 3 (21.43%) CCEA
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CCENT
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.14%) 3Com
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Draytek
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) NETGEAR
6 1 (7.14%) ZyXEL
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