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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 19 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.54% 6.83% 4.90%
As % of the Applications category 24.76% 31.65% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 13
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £18,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,600 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
105 79 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 22.39% 21.58% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 41
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £39,300 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 2 October 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bradford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 32 (74.42%) MS Excel
2 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) Finance
3 20 (46.51%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (34.88%) MS Visio
5 14 (32.56%) Business Analysis
6 12 (27.91%) Windows
7 9 (20.93%) ISEB
7 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
8 8 (18.60%) SQL
9 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
10 6 (13.95%) VBA
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle
11 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
11 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
11 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
11 5 (11.63%) Agresso
11 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (11.63%) Change Control
11 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (9.30%) ITIL
12 4 (9.30%) Windows NT
13 3 (6.98%) MS Access
13 3 (6.98%) .NET
13 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
13 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
13 3 (6.98%) DNS
13 3 (6.98%) VMware
13 3 (6.98%) Sage

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 32 (74.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (34.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MS Access
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.33%) ERwin
2 1 (2.33%) Ranorex
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Financial Business Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Support Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.63%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) Installations Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Support
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) IT Support
8 2 (4.65%) Deployment Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) PDA
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Windows NT
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Business Analysis
2 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Change Control
3 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) Data Management
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Data Governance
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.65%) Release Management
7 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Volume Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
3 6 (13.95%) VBA
4 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
1 2 (4.65%) QA
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Informatica
3 3 (6.98%) Sage
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) DataFlux
3 3 (6.98%) Datanomic
4 2 (4.65%) Siebel
4 2 (4.65%) Avaya
5 1 (2.33%) Juniper
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Progress
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint