The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 11 32
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.76% 12.41% 3.92%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 56.25% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 8
Average salary £21,128 £26,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.27% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,626 £18,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £23,630 £52,900 £34,850
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 Halifax region.

Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.35% 22.07% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 9
Average salary £24,255 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.80% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MS Office
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Halifax

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) DHCP
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) DNS
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Ranorex
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management
6 1 (6.67%) R
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.67%) SAS
6 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.67%) MS Access
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) DHCP
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
1 11 (73.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Technical Support
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Line Management
2 1 (6.67%) Product Management
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) R
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
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