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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 12 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.88% 6.57% 2.87%
As % of the Applications category 57.14% 31.03% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £22,500 £46,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.08% +65.76%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.29% 21.17% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 9
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
5 14 (58.33%) DHCP
5 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 14 (58.33%) DNS
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.33%) Firewall
7 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (8.33%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.17%) XenServer
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (4.17%) Change Control
8 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.17%) HTML
8 1 (4.17%) SQL
8 1 (4.17%) MS Project
8 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
8 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) DHCP
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Project Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Website Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.17%) Change Control
1 1 (4.17%) Project Management
1 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
1 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
1 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
1 1 (4.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Symantec
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago