The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 158 139 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.48% 3.74% 5.05%
As % of the Applications category 25.69% 25.98% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 133 130 119
Average salary £31,500 £29,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £42,000
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 Leeds region.

Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
615 535 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.43% 14.40% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 485 483 496
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,365 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MS Office
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Leeds

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 207 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 172 (57.53%) MS Excel
3 87 (29.10%) Windows
4 76 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (24.08%) MS Visio
6 68 (22.74%) SQL
7 66 (22.07%) MS PowerPoint
8 64 (21.40%) Finance
9 58 (19.40%) Active Directory
10 57 (19.06%) ITIL
11 56 (18.73%) Project Management
12 53 (17.73%) SQL Server
13 44 (14.72%) MS Project
14 42 (14.05%) PRINCE2
15 40 (13.38%) Citrix
15 40 (13.38%) Windows 7
16 38 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 37 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (11.37%) VMware
19 33 (11.04%) Service Management
20 30 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
21 29 (9.70%) MS Exchange
22 28 (9.36%) Management Information System
23 26 (8.70%) Workflow
23 26 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
24 25 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
24 25 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
25 24 (8.03%) SLA
25 24 (8.03%) Data Analysis
26 22 (7.36%) CheckPoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 29 (9.70%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.01%) SAS
7 8 (2.68%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (1.67%) Lync
9 4 (1.34%) IIS
10 3 (1.00%) Confluence
10 3 (1.00%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 172 (57.53%) MS Excel
2 72 (24.08%) MS Visio
3 66 (22.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (14.72%) MS Project
5 9 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.34%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.02%) VPN
2 17 (5.69%) SAN
2 17 (5.69%) NAS
3 14 (4.68%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.01%) Intranet
4 12 (4.01%) DNS
5 11 (3.68%) LAN
6 10 (3.34%) WAN
6 10 (3.34%) DHCP
7 9 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (3.01%) OSPF
7 9 (3.01%) BGP
7 9 (3.01%) Wireless
8 8 (2.68%) MPLS
8 8 (2.68%) VoIP
8 8 (2.68%) Internet
8 8 (2.68%) Extranet
8 8 (2.68%) FTP
9 6 (2.01%) IPv4
9 6 (2.01%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.02%) MS Access
3 18 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (5.35%) QlikView
4 16 (5.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (3.01%) Star Schema
6 8 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.00%) IDOL
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.33%) MySQL
10 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.33%) OLTP
10 1 (0.33%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 64 (21.40%) Finance
2 18 (6.02%) Marketing
3 14 (4.68%) Legal
4 8 (2.68%) Advertising
4 8 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.34%) Law
6 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.67%) Back Office
6 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (46.49%) Analyst
2 40 (13.38%) Service Analyst
3 36 (12.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (10.37%) Project Manager
4 31 (10.37%) Developer
5 28 (9.36%) MI Analyst
6 25 (8.36%) Junior
7 23 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.69%) Technical Support
9 17 (5.69%) Technical Analyst
9 17 (5.69%) Junior Project Manager
10 16 (5.35%) Technical Support Analyst
10 16 (5.35%) Business Analyst
10 16 (5.35%) Functional Analyst
11 15 (5.02%) Coordinator
11 15 (5.02%) Consultant
12 14 (4.68%) Developer Analyst
12 14 (4.68%) MI Developer
13 13 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.01%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.35%) .NET
2 8 (2.68%) XML
3 6 (2.01%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.01%) WinForms
3 6 (2.01%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.00%) WCF
4 3 (1.00%) COM
5 2 (0.67%) WAP
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 76 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.36%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.35%) NHS
4 16 (5.35%) Blackberry
5 14 (4.68%) Clustering
6 11 (3.68%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.34%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.00%) User Experience
9 3 (1.00%) Replication
9 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.00%) Wiki
9 3 (1.00%) Statistics
10 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.33%) PMI
11 1 (0.33%) EPoS
11 1 (0.33%) Informatics
11 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.33%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 87 (29.10%) Windows
2 40 (13.38%) Windows 7
3 25 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (7.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (6.35%) Windows XP
6 18 (6.02%) UNIX
7 16 (5.35%) Linux
8 12 (4.01%) Apple iOS
9 11 (3.68%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.00%) Android
12 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.06%) ITIL
2 56 (18.73%) Project Management
3 42 (14.05%) PRINCE2
4 37 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (11.04%) Service Management
6 26 (8.70%) Workflow
7 25 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (8.03%) Data Analysis
9 19 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (6.35%) Change Management
9 19 (6.35%) Change Control
10 17 (5.69%) Business Analysis
11 16 (5.35%) Document Management
12 15 (5.02%) Analytics
13 13 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.35%) Software Testing
13 13 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (4.35%) Data Management
14 12 (4.01%) CRM
15 11 (3.68%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (22.74%) SQL
2 11 (3.68%) VBA
3 10 (3.34%) VB
4 9 (3.01%) C
5 8 (2.68%) C#
5 8 (2.68%) VB6
6 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.34%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.34%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.33%) C-shell
8 1 (0.33%) Python
8 1 (0.33%) C++
8 1 (0.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (7.02%) Degree
3 19 (6.35%) MCDST
4 18 (6.02%) ISEB
5 14 (4.68%) ISTQB
6 13 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (4.01%) MOS
8 9 (3.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (2.68%) MCP
10 7 (2.34%) CCNA
11 6 (2.01%) MCSE
11 6 (2.01%) CCIE
12 4 (1.34%) SAS Certification
12 4 (1.34%) MCITP
13 3 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.67%) HND
14 2 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.03%) SLA
2 8 (2.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.67%) P3O
3 2 (0.67%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (19.40%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.02%) XenApp
4 6 (2.01%) XenServer
5 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.33%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (5.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (3.34%) SCCM
3 9 (3.01%) Opsview
4 6 (2.01%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.67%) WSUS
7 2 (0.67%) DameWare
7 2 (0.67%) SCOM
8 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 207 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.38%) Citrix
3 34 (11.37%) VMware
4 22 (7.36%) CheckPoint
5 16 (5.35%) Symantec
6 15 (5.02%) NetApp
7 14 (4.68%) Oracle
8 13 (4.35%) Cisco
9 12 (4.01%) Google
10 9 (3.01%) Kaspersky
11 6 (2.01%) Brocade
11 6 (2.01%) Juniper
11 6 (2.01%) HP
12 5 (1.67%) CommVault
12 5 (1.67%) AppSense
12 5 (1.67%) PayPal
13 4 (1.34%) Apple
13 4 (1.34%) Tableau
14 3 (1.00%) Business Objects
15 2 (0.67%) Adobe
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