The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 27 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.03% 6.12% 4.08%
As % of the Applications category 25.96% 31.51% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 11
Average salary £37,500 £27,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -6.89%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
104 73 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 23.21% 19.41% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 81 63 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Bradford

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bradford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 33 (70.21%) MS Excel
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 19 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (31.91%) Windows
6 14 (29.79%) MS Visio
7 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
8 9 (19.15%) ISEB
8 9 (19.15%) Data Analysis
9 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
9 8 (17.02%) SQL
9 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
10 7 (14.89%) VBA
10 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
11 5 (10.64%) Agresso
11 5 (10.64%) Sage
11 5 (10.64%) ITIL
11 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.64%) DNS
11 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
11 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
11 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (10.64%) Change Control
11 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (8.51%) Oracle
12 4 (8.51%) Windows NT
12 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (6.38%) Informatica

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) OpenEdge
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (70.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (29.79%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
1 5 (10.64%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) IMAP4
3 1 (2.13%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MS Access
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.13%) ERwin
2 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Support Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Financial Business Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Applications Support
6 5 (10.64%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Network Support
7 4 (8.51%) Installations Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Data Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Technical Support
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) PDA
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows NT
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.13%) Fedora
6 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) Data Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) Change Control
3 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.38%) Project Management
4 3 (6.38%) Service Management
4 3 (6.38%) Release Management
4 3 (6.38%) Data Management
5 2 (4.26%) Time Management
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.26%) Data Governance
5 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
2 7 (14.89%) VBA
3 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
1 2 (4.26%) QA
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Sage
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) DataFlux
4 3 (6.38%) Datanomic
4 3 (6.38%) Informatica
5 2 (4.26%) Siebel
5 2 (4.26%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) Progress
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint