The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 6.90% 5.56% 11.11%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MS Office
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

Applications Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 13.79% 11.11% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

MS Office
Salary Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Barnsley region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Barnsley

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing MS Office 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 MS Office.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Czech Language
4 1 (14.29%) French Language
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Minitab
4 1 (14.29%) DFSS
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) MBA
4 1 (14.29%) DMAIC
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) PMP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing MS Office 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 MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Czech Language
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (14.29%) Kanban
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) DFSS
1 1 (14.29%) DMAIC
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (14.29%) MBA
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Minitab