The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 46 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 33 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.53% 5.04% 3.94%
As % of the Applications category 26.19% 23.36% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 21
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
126 137 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.31% 21.57% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 108 125 83
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £44,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MS Office
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Sheffield

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Sheffield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 66 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 58 (70.73%) Windows
3 50 (60.98%) SLA
4 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
5 39 (47.56%) Citrix
6 31 (37.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (37.80%) ITIL
7 29 (35.37%) MS Excel
7 29 (35.37%) VMware
7 29 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (34.15%) SAN
9 26 (31.71%) MS Exchange
10 25 (30.49%) Change Management
10 25 (30.49%) XenApp
11 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (25.61%) Office 365
12 21 (25.61%) CommVault
12 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
12 21 (25.61%) SCCM
12 21 (25.61%) SCOM
12 21 (25.61%) SCVMM
13 20 (24.39%) Windows 7
14 19 (23.17%) vSphere
14 19 (23.17%) SaaS
14 19 (23.17%) VMware ESXi
14 19 (23.17%) High Availability
14 19 (23.17%) vMotion
14 19 (23.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 19 (23.17%) SQL
15 18 (21.95%) Change Control

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (21.95%) Lync
3 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.22%) WordPress
8 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (35.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.44%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.22%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.22%) InDesign
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.22%) MS Project
5 1 (1.22%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.61%) Office 365
2 19 (23.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.15%) SAN
2 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
3 16 (19.51%) Unified Communications
4 10 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (12.20%) DHCP
4 10 (12.20%) DNS
5 9 (10.98%) NAS
6 6 (7.32%) VPN
7 1 (1.22%) LAN
7 1 (1.22%) VoIP
7 1 (1.22%) WAN
7 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.22%) Big Data
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (13.41%) Banking
2 10 (12.20%) Finance
3 9 (10.98%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Legal
4 5 (6.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) Support Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Service Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Server Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Windows Server Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (10.98%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Project Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) IT Trainer
7 5 (6.10%) Project Office Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Trainer
8 4 (4.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) WCF
2 1 (1.22%) HTML
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Management Information System
2 10 (12.20%) Fat Client
2 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
2 10 (12.20%) Thin Client
3 6 (7.32%) Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.22%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 58 (70.73%) Windows
2 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (24.39%) Windows 7
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.20%) Windows 8
6 6 (7.32%) Linux
6 6 (7.32%) UNIX
6 6 (7.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) ITIL
2 25 (30.49%) Change Management
3 19 (23.17%) High Availability
4 18 (21.95%) Change Control
5 16 (19.51%) Migration
6 10 (12.20%) Network Management
6 10 (12.20%) Information Security Management
6 10 (12.20%) Security Management
6 10 (12.20%) Information Security
6 10 (12.20%) ISMS
7 6 (7.32%) Time Management
8 5 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.10%) Validation
8 5 (6.10%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.44%) Service Management
11 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) SQL
2 16 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (37.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.63%) MCSA
3 5 (6.10%) MOS
4 2 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (60.98%) SLA
2 10 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
2 29 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (30.49%) XenApp
4 19 (23.17%) vSphere
4 19 (23.17%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (23.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 18 (21.95%) Hyper-V
6 16 (19.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (25.61%) SCCM
1 21 (25.61%) SCOM
1 21 (25.61%) SCVMM
2 19 (23.17%) vMotion
3 6 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (7.32%) Opsview
Vendors
1 66 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 39 (47.56%) Citrix
3 29 (35.37%) VMware
4 21 (25.61%) CommVault
5 10 (12.20%) Dell
6 9 (10.98%) Tieto
7 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.32%) NetApp
7 6 (7.32%) Symantec
7 6 (7.32%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco
8 1 (1.22%) Adobe
8 1 (1.22%) Remedy
Sheffield
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, car all, pension, mob, lap
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22194 - £25968 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago