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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 48 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.73% 2.83% 6.28%
As % of the Applications category 35.82% 15.08% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 34
Average salary £24,150 £25,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £16,600 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
134 126 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.79% 18.78% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 105 104 83
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,500 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 30 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Sheffield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 48 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 42 (66.67%) SLA
3 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 32 (50.79%) MS Excel
5 31 (49.21%) Citrix
6 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (38.10%) MS Exchange
8 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
8 20 (31.75%) ITIL
9 19 (30.16%) VMware
9 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (30.16%) Windows 7
9 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (26.98%) Change Control
12 16 (25.40%) SAN
12 16 (25.40%) Blackberry
13 14 (22.22%) SQL
14 13 (20.63%) DNS
14 13 (20.63%) XenApp
15 12 (19.05%) SCCM
15 12 (19.05%) SCOM
15 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
15 12 (19.05%) MCSA
16 11 (17.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (17.46%) CommVault
16 11 (17.46%) Thin Client
16 11 (17.46%) Change Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (15.87%) Lync
4 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.17%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (50.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.76%) Acrobat
4 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.17%) MS Project
5 1 (1.59%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.59%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) assyst
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Office 365
2 6 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
2 16 (25.40%) SAN
3 13 (20.63%) DNS
4 9 (14.29%) DHCP
5 7 (11.11%) VPN
5 7 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (9.52%) NAS
6 6 (9.52%) Unified Communications
7 4 (6.35%) Firewall
8 3 (4.76%) LAN
8 3 (4.76%) WAN
9 1 (1.59%) PBX
9 1 (1.59%) Internet
9 1 (1.59%) Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) IPsec
9 1 (1.59%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (9.52%) Legal
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (15.87%) Support Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Server Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.94%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Blackberry
2 11 (17.46%) Thin Client
2 11 (17.46%) Fat Client
3 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.52%) Clustering
5 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.59%) CCTV
7 1 (1.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (30.16%) Windows 7
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 8 (12.70%) Windows 8
7 7 (11.11%) UNIX
8 6 (9.52%) Linux
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) Change Control
3 11 (17.46%) Change Management
4 9 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 9 (14.29%) Security Management
4 9 (14.29%) Information Security
4 9 (14.29%) Network Management
4 9 (14.29%) ISMS
5 7 (11.11%) Migration
6 6 (9.52%) High Availability
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
8 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.76%) CRM
8 3 (4.76%) People Management
8 3 (4.76%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.17%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.17%) Dependency Management
9 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
3 2 (3.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (19.05%) MCSA
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
4 2 (3.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.59%) CCNA
5 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCA
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCEA
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) CCAA
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (66.67%) SLA
2 9 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.63%) XenApp
4 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
5 7 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 6 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (9.52%) vSphere
7 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) SCCM
1 12 (19.05%) SCOM
2 11 (17.46%) SCVMM
3 6 (9.52%) Opsview
3 6 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.59%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
4 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 48 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 31 (49.21%) Citrix
3 19 (30.16%) VMware
4 11 (17.46%) CommVault
5 9 (14.29%) Dell
6 7 (11.11%) Symantec
7 6 (9.52%) Kaspersky
7 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.52%) NetApp
8 4 (6.35%) Remedy
9 3 (4.76%) Cisco
9 3 (4.76%) Adobe
10 1 (1.59%) Primavera
10 1 (1.59%) Apple
10 1 (1.59%) CA
10 1 (1.59%) HP
10 1 (1.59%) SolidWorks
10 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.59%) Pega
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