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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 42 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.66% 4.85% 7.45%
As % of the Applications category 30.38% 26.67% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 13
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £23,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £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
79 60 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.34% 18.18% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 70 52 34
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 31 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bradford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
2 20 (58.82%) MS Visio
3 18 (52.94%) Finance
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) Business Analysis
6 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (35.29%) ISEB
8 7 (20.59%) QA
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) Windows
10 5 (14.71%) Change Management
11 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (11.76%) Degree
11 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
11 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.76%) C
11 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
11 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
12 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
12 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
12 3 (8.82%) Service Management
12 3 (8.82%) Quality Management
12 3 (8.82%) SLA
12 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (8.82%) MS Project
12 3 (8.82%) SAP
12 3 (8.82%) UML
12 3 (8.82%) French Language

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
2 20 (58.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (8.82%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) French Language
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Business Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Graduate
4 4 (11.76%) Coordinator
5 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Release Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Project Support Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Business Analysis
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Change Management
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Quality Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Use Case
6 3 (8.82%) Release Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Logistics
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) ISEB
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) VMware