Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 73 79
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 57 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 7.02% 2.69% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.19% 15.22% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 10
Bradford median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -16.67% -1.37%
10th Percentile £27,375 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £35,800 £43,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -14.29%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bradford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 162 184 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 19.95% 17.68% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 142 157 136
Bradford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,900 £62,500 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 54 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 50 (87.72%) MCSE
3 45 (78.95%) SQL
4 32 (56.14%) MCSA
4 32 (56.14%) PowerShell
5 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 27 (47.37%) Windows
6 24 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (42.11%) Windows Server
7 23 (40.35%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (40.35%) SCOM
7 23 (40.35%) T-SQL
7 23 (40.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (38.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
10 20 (35.09%) DNS
10 20 (35.09%) Finance
10 20 (35.09%) Load Balancing
11 19 (33.33%) ITIL
12 18 (31.58%) SCCM
12 18 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
12 18 (31.58%) SCDPM
13 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (29.82%) Data Warehouse

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 9 (15.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
3 2 (3.51%) PaaS
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) DNS
2 5 (8.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) FTP
3 2 (3.51%) HTTP
3 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.51%) SMTP
3 2 (3.51%) SSL
3 2 (3.51%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (38.60%) Azure SQL Database
4 17 (29.82%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 16 (28.07%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) DBA
1 23 (40.35%) Senior DBA
1 23 (40.35%) Senior SQL DBA
1 23 (40.35%) SQL DBA
2 22 (38.60%) Administrator
3 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
3 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (8.77%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Operations Support Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Windows Server
2 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Disaster Recovery
1 23 (40.35%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (35.09%) Load Balancing
3 19 (33.33%) ITIL
4 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (29.82%) Data Modelling
4 17 (29.82%) ETL
5 8 (14.04%) Release Management
5 8 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.53%) High Availability
6 6 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Service Design
7 4 (7.02%) Fault Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.51%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.51%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 45 (78.95%) SQL
2 32 (56.14%) PowerShell
3 23 (40.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (87.72%) MCSE
2 32 (56.14%) MCSA
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 18 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (40.35%) SCOM
2 18 (31.58%) SCCM
2 18 (31.58%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 54 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) Hitachi
3 7 (12.28%) Cisco
4 5 (8.77%) EMC
4 5 (8.77%) F5
4 5 (8.77%) NetApp
4 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
4 5 (8.77%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) CommVault