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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 52 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 152 142 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.16% 4.18% 5.51%
As % of the Applications category 22.79% 27.05% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 121 127 145
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -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 Leeds region.

Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
667 525 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.24% 15.46% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 526 454 477
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 February 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 203 (72.24%) Microsoft
2 132 (46.98%) MS Excel
3 90 (32.03%) Windows
4 81 (28.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 69 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (22.42%) Active Directory
7 56 (19.93%) Project Management
8 54 (19.22%) ITIL
9 52 (18.51%) SQL Server
10 51 (18.15%) Finance
11 50 (17.79%) SQL
11 50 (17.79%) PRINCE2
11 50 (17.79%) MS Visio
12 42 (14.95%) MS Project
13 41 (14.59%) Citrix
14 40 (14.23%) Windows 7
15 39 (13.88%) MS Exchange
16 38 (13.52%) VMware
17 35 (12.46%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (11.39%) SLA
19 32 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
19 32 (11.39%) Change Control
20 31 (11.03%) XenApp
20 31 (11.03%) Service Management
20 31 (11.03%) Workflow
20 31 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (10.32%) SAN
22 29 (10.32%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (13.88%) MS Exchange
2 27 (9.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (9.61%) SharePoint
3 25 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (6.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (4.98%) Office Communications Server
6 10 (3.56%) SAS
7 9 (3.20%) MS Project Server
8 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.71%) Lync
9 2 (0.71%) IIS
10 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 132 (46.98%) MS Excel
2 81 (28.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (17.79%) MS Visio
4 42 (14.95%) MS Project
5 4 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.78%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.32%) SAN
2 23 (8.19%) NAS
3 16 (5.69%) VPN
4 11 (3.91%) DNS
5 9 (3.20%) DHCP
6 8 (2.85%) FTP
6 8 (2.85%) Internet
7 6 (2.14%) Extranet
7 6 (2.14%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.78%) Wireless
9 3 (1.07%) Intranet
9 3 (1.07%) LAN
9 3 (1.07%) VoIP
9 3 (1.07%) WAN
10 2 (0.71%) DMZ
10 2 (0.71%) Firewall
10 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.36%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (8.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (5.34%) MS Access
5 13 (4.63%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (4.27%) QlikView
7 9 (3.20%) Star Schema
8 7 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.36%) OLTP
12 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (18.15%) Finance
2 12 (4.27%) Legal
3 10 (3.56%) Marketing
4 6 (2.14%) Advertising
5 1 (0.36%) Publishing
5 1 (0.36%) Banking
5 1 (0.36%) Retail
5 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.36%) Law
5 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (51.25%) Analyst
2 33 (11.74%) Project Manager
3 32 (11.39%) Service Analyst
3 32 (11.39%) Senior Analyst
4 31 (11.03%) Junior
5 29 (10.32%) PMO Analyst
6 28 (9.96%) Support Analyst
6 28 (9.96%) Service Desk Analyst
7 23 (8.19%) MI Analyst
8 22 (7.83%) Junior Project Manager
8 22 (7.83%) Technical Support
9 21 (7.47%) Developer
10 20 (7.12%) Business Analyst
11 18 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (6.41%) Technical Support Analyst
11 18 (6.41%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (6.05%) Technical Engineer
13 15 (5.34%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (4.98%) IT Project Manager
14 14 (4.98%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.20%) .NET
1 9 (3.20%) XML
2 3 (1.07%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.07%) CSS
2 3 (1.07%) WinForms
2 3 (1.07%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.07%) HTML
3 2 (0.71%) WCF
3 2 (0.71%) WAP
4 1 (0.36%) WSDL
4 1 (0.36%) Spring
4 1 (0.36%) jQuery
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.36%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.36%) JDBC
4 1 (0.36%) JSP
4 1 (0.36%) XSLT
4 1 (0.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 69 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.32%) Management Information System
3 23 (8.19%) Clustering
4 17 (6.05%) Blackberry
5 14 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.63%) NHS
7 11 (3.91%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.14%) User Experience
8 6 (2.14%) Statistics
9 4 (1.42%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.07%) iPhone
10 3 (1.07%) Replication
11 2 (0.71%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.71%) PMI
11 2 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.36%) EPoS
12 1 (0.36%) VLE
12 1 (0.36%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.36%) Social Media
12 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 90 (32.03%) Windows
2 40 (14.23%) Windows 7
3 32 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (9.61%) UNIX
6 25 (8.90%) Linux
7 18 (6.41%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.91%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.42%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.07%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.93%) Project Management
2 54 (19.22%) ITIL
3 50 (17.79%) PRINCE2
4 32 (11.39%) Change Control
5 31 (11.03%) Service Management
5 31 (11.03%) Workflow
5 31 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (7.47%) Change Management
7 18 (6.41%) Business Analysis
8 17 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (5.69%) Resource Management
10 15 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (4.98%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (4.98%) CRM
12 13 (4.63%) Project Planning
13 12 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (3.91%) Data Analysis
14 11 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (3.91%) Data Management
15 10 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.79%) SQL
2 11 (3.91%) VBA
3 7 (2.49%) VB
4 6 (2.14%) VB6
5 5 (1.78%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.07%) C
7 3 (1.07%) C#
8 2 (0.71%) Java
8 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.36%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.69%) ISEB
2 16 (5.69%) Degree
3 15 (5.34%) MCDST
4 11 (3.91%) MOS
5 9 (3.20%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (2.14%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.14%) MCP
8 5 (1.78%) MCSE
9 4 (1.42%) CCNA
9 4 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.42%) PMP
9 4 (1.42%) MCITP
10 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.07%) VCP4
10 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.39%) SLA
2 5 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.07%) QA
4 2 (0.71%) P3O
System Software
1 63 (22.42%) Active Directory
2 33 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (11.03%) XenApp
4 14 (4.98%) XenServer
5 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (6.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (3.20%) Opsview
3 4 (1.42%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (1.07%) SCCM
5 2 (0.71%) DameWare
5 2 (0.71%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.36%) WSUS
6 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 203 (72.24%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.59%) Citrix
3 38 (13.52%) VMware
4 24 (8.54%) NetApp
5 17 (6.05%) CheckPoint
5 17 (6.05%) Symantec
6 14 (4.98%) CommVault
6 14 (4.98%) AppSense
7 13 (4.63%) Oracle
8 9 (3.20%) Kaspersky
9 7 (2.49%) Google
10 4 (1.42%) Apple
10 4 (1.42%) Tableau
10 4 (1.42%) HP
11 3 (1.07%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.07%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.71%) Cisco
12 2 (0.71%) Meraki
12 2 (0.71%) Adobe
12 2 (0.71%) Dell
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