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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.82% 8.74% 7.11%
As % of the Applications category 16.13% 29.03% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
Median salary £21,500 £20,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.38%
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
31 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.51% 30.10% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 26
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,550 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (62.50%) Office 365
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (56.25%) MCP
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Supplier Management
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
6 7 (43.75%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (43.75%) HP
6 7 (43.75%) Dell
6 7 (43.75%) Lotus
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) IBM Notes
6 7 (43.75%) MCSE
6 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
10 2 (12.50%) MCDST

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) IBM Notes
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) ADSL
3 2 (12.50%) Broadband
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Service Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Project Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Supplier Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) MCP
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Dell
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Lotus
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) Sage