The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 60 44 75
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +31
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 144 138 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.80% 4.96% 3.06%
As % of the Applications category 26.57% 23.43% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 134 119 66
Average salary £28,750 £31,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +17.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
542 589 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.29% 21.16% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 491 490 338
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 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 18 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 206 (73.31%) Microsoft
2 161 (57.30%) MS Excel
3 118 (41.99%) Windows
4 97 (34.52%) Active Directory
5 67 (23.84%) SharePoint
6 66 (23.49%) Project Management
7 64 (22.78%) Finance
8 54 (19.22%) ITIL
8 54 (19.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (18.86%) SQL Server
10 51 (18.15%) MS Exchange
11 48 (17.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 45 (16.01%) SLA
13 44 (15.66%) SQL
14 43 (15.30%) Citrix
15 41 (14.59%) MS PowerPoint
16 40 (14.23%) Windows 7
16 40 (14.23%) MS Visio
17 37 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (12.46%) MS Project
19 33 (11.74%) VMware
20 32 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
20 32 (11.39%) Lync
20 32 (11.39%) Change Control
21 31 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
21 31 (11.03%) SCCM
21 31 (11.03%) Windows XP
22 30 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
23 29 (10.32%) PRINCE2
24 27 (9.61%) DNS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 67 (23.84%) SharePoint
2 51 (18.15%) MS Exchange
3 32 (11.39%) Lync
4 27 (9.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (9.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (8.54%) Office Communications Server
6 17 (6.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (5.69%) SAS
8 15 (5.34%) IIS
9 9 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (3.20%) MS Project Server
10 5 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.42%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.42%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.42%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 161 (57.30%) MS Excel
2 41 (14.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 40 (14.23%) MS Visio
4 35 (12.46%) MS Project
5 5 (1.78%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.07%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.71%) CA Clarity
3 2 (0.71%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.36%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.12%) Office 365
2 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.61%) DNS
2 26 (9.25%) DHCP
2 26 (9.25%) VPN
2 26 (9.25%) Internet
3 21 (7.47%) SAN
4 20 (7.12%) TCP/IP
5 16 (5.69%) Unified Communications
6 14 (4.98%) LAN
7 13 (4.63%) WAN
8 12 (4.27%) NAS
9 6 (2.14%) Intranet
9 6 (2.14%) Firewall
10 4 (1.42%) SSL
10 4 (1.42%) SMTP
10 4 (1.42%) FTP
10 4 (1.42%) HTTP
10 4 (1.42%) MPLS
11 3 (1.07%) VLAN
12 1 (0.36%) Wireless
12 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (2.14%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.42%) DB2
5 4 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.07%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.71%) MS Access
8 1 (0.36%) Informix
8 1 (0.36%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 8 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.42%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.07%) JIRA
4 2 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
General
1 64 (22.78%) Finance
2 10 (3.56%) Legal
3 6 (2.14%) Retail
4 5 (1.78%) Law
5 4 (1.42%) Marketing
5 4 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.07%) Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 135 (48.04%) Analyst
2 55 (19.57%) Support Analyst
3 26 (9.25%) Consultant
4 25 (8.90%) Service Analyst
4 25 (8.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (7.83%) Technical Analyst
6 20 (7.12%) Project Manager
7 17 (6.05%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (5.69%) IT Support
8 16 (5.69%) PMO Analyst
9 15 (5.34%) Desktop Support
9 15 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (4.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 14 (4.98%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (4.98%) Desktop Analyst
11 13 (4.63%) Test Analyst
11 13 (4.63%) Administrator
12 12 (4.27%) Developer
12 12 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
12 12 (4.27%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.27%) XML
2 6 (2.14%) CSS
2 6 (2.14%) .NET
2 6 (2.14%) HTML
3 5 (1.78%) XSL
3 5 (1.78%) Software Packaging
4 4 (1.42%) Middleware
4 4 (1.42%) JDBC
4 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.42%) J2EE
5 3 (1.07%) WinForms
5 3 (1.07%) Web Services
5 3 (1.07%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.07%) jQuery
6 2 (0.71%) Velocity
7 1 (0.36%) Flash
7 1 (0.36%) COM
7 1 (0.36%) MDX
7 1 (0.36%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.47%) Clustering
2 13 (4.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.78%) iPad
3 5 (1.78%) iPhone
4 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.07%) Online Banking
4 3 (1.07%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.71%) Statistics
5 2 (0.71%) NHS
5 2 (0.71%) E-Learning
5 2 (0.71%) VLE
6 1 (0.36%) GIS
6 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.36%) iSeries
6 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 118 (41.99%) Windows
2 54 (19.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (17.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (14.23%) Windows 7
5 31 (11.03%) Windows XP
6 19 (6.76%) Windows 8
6 19 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (6.76%) UNIX
7 18 (6.41%) Linux
8 4 (1.42%) Android
8 4 (1.42%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.42%) AIX
8 4 (1.42%) Solaris
9 3 (1.07%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (23.49%) Project Management
2 54 (19.22%) ITIL
3 32 (11.39%) Change Control
4 29 (10.32%) PRINCE2
5 23 (8.19%) Resource Management
6 21 (7.47%) Scrum
7 18 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (5.34%) CRM
8 15 (5.34%) Programme Management
8 15 (5.34%) Test Scripting
8 15 (5.34%) Software Testing
9 14 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (4.63%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.63%) Project Planning
10 13 (4.63%) Requirements Management
11 12 (4.27%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (4.27%) Test Strategy
11 12 (4.27%) DSDM
12 11 (3.91%) Agile Testing
12 11 (3.91%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (15.66%) SQL
2 22 (7.83%) Java
3 8 (2.85%) VBA
4 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.78%) VB
5 4 (1.42%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.42%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.42%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.42%) Perl
6 3 (1.07%) C#
6 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.71%) VBScript
7 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (9.25%) MCSE
3 24 (8.54%) Degree
4 15 (5.34%) MCP
5 14 (4.98%) ISEB
6 9 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.20%) MCITP
6 9 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.85%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.49%) MCDST
9 6 (2.14%) ISTQB
9 6 (2.14%) MCSA
9 6 (2.14%) MOS
10 5 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.78%) MCTS
11 4 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.36%) CCVP
13 1 (0.36%) MCSD
13 1 (0.36%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (16.01%) SLA
2 5 (1.78%) HL7
3 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) Basel II
5 1 (0.36%) EFQM
System Software
1 97 (34.52%) Active Directory
2 31 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.69%) XenApp
4 14 (4.98%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.27%) XenServer
6 8 (2.85%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.85%) vSphere
6 8 (2.85%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (11.03%) SCCM
2 12 (4.27%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.20%) SCOM
4 8 (2.85%) Nagios
5 7 (2.49%) OpenView
5 7 (2.49%) ServiceCenter
6 6 (2.14%) Oracle EDQ
6 6 (2.14%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.42%) WSUS
8 3 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.71%) DameWare
10 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.36%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 206 (73.31%) Microsoft
2 43 (15.30%) Citrix
3 33 (11.74%) VMware
4 21 (7.47%) HP
5 20 (7.12%) CommVault
6 17 (6.05%) NetApp
7 15 (5.34%) Adobe
8 14 (4.98%) Oracle
9 12 (4.27%) AppSense
9 12 (4.27%) Dell
10 9 (3.20%) Cisco
11 8 (2.85%) Veeam
11 8 (2.85%) Huawei
11 8 (2.85%) Siebel
12 7 (2.49%) SAP
12 7 (2.49%) Symantec
13 6 (2.14%) IBM
14 5 (1.78%) Sage
14 5 (1.78%) Nimsoft
14 5 (1.78%) LANDesk
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