The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.44% 7.45% 1.41%
As % of the Applications category 61.90% 28.57% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 3
Average salary £23,750 £21,600 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.95% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £19,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 42 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.56% 26.09% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 12
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,200 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,750 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Halifax

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
3 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
4 12 (30.77%) Firewall
4 12 (30.77%) VPN
4 12 (30.77%) Terminal Services
5 11 (28.21%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) QA
7 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
9 7 (17.95%) Oracle
9 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
10 6 (15.38%) Ranorex
10 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Project Management
11 5 (12.82%) SQL
12 4 (10.26%) .NET
12 4 (10.26%) C#
12 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
12 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
12 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
12 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.26%) MVC
12 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
13 3 (7.69%) DNS
13 3 (7.69%) DHCP
14 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
14 2 (5.13%) SLA
14 2 (5.13%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Moodle
3 1 (2.56%) Lync
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
1 12 (30.77%) VPN
2 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 13 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 9 (23.08%) Desktop Team Leader
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Software Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Project Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Instructional Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
1 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) Flash
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.56%) VLE
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
2 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) MVC
4 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.56%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.56%) SEO
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C#
2 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) XenServer
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.56%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec
4 1 (2.56%) McAfee
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: circa £25k depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago