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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 47 64
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 24 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 5.13% 3.20% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.37% 17.07% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 9
Median salary £44,375 £26,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.67% -16.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £48,312
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 91 82 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 19.44% 18.72% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 79 77 134
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (66.67%) MCSA
3 16 (53.33%) MCSE
4 14 (46.67%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (30.00%) ITIL
7 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (30.00%) ETL
7 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (26.67%) VMware
8 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) SLA
10 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
11 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
11 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
11 4 (13.33%) SCCM
11 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange

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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) DBA
1 10 (33.33%) Senior DBA
1 10 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
1 10 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 9 (30.00%) Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) IT Support
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (30.00%) ETL
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Information Governance
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) MCSA
2 16 (53.33%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCENT
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) 3Com
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) Draytek
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) ZyXEL
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gm
Posted: 11 days ago