The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.33% 11.11% 3.81%
As % of the Applications category 28.89% 78.57% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 3
Average salary £22,500 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.78% +40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,000 £33,400
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 Wakefield region.

Applications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
45 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.44% 14.14% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 9
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,250 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MS Office
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Wakefield

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 17 (65.38%) MS Excel
4 15 (57.69%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) Windows XP
6 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) VMware
8 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
9 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
10 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 5 (19.23%) VPN
11 4 (15.38%) DNS
11 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (15.38%) ERP
11 4 (15.38%) DHCP
12 3 (11.54%) Time Management
12 3 (11.54%) Change Control
12 3 (11.54%) Symantec
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
12 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (11.54%) MCP
12 3 (11.54%) SLA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (65.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
1 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Systems Support
2 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Communications Officer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Account Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows XP
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCDST
2 2 (7.69%) MCTS
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) CCA
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) SSCP
3 1 (3.85%) GCIA
3 1 (3.85%) GCIH
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) Remedy
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Zoho
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