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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 8 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 16 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.34% 17.17% 4.65%
As % of the Applications category 47.06% 70.83% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 4
Average salary £17,000 £22,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £22,500 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £34,500 £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
34 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 15.60% 24.24% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 17
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,500 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,000 £30,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
4 11 (39.29%) Windows XP
4 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
5 8 (28.57%) ITIL
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (25.00%) MCP
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
8 5 (17.86%) MCSA
8 5 (17.86%) Time Management
9 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (14.29%) WAN
9 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 4 (14.29%) LAN
9 4 (14.29%) DNS
9 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
9 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.71%) Service Management
10 3 (10.71%) Symantec
10 3 (10.71%) Remedy
10 3 (10.71%) SLA
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco
10 3 (10.71%) Citrix
10 3 (10.71%) BMC
10 3 (10.71%) VoIP
10 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
10 3 (10.71%) Change Control

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Service Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) IT Support
5 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Project Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Account Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows XP
2 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Time Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Document Management
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (3.57%) SIEM
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCP
3 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 3 (10.71%) MCDST
5 2 (7.14%) MCTS
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CCA
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) GCIA
6 1 (3.57%) GCIH
6 1 (3.57%) SSCP
6 1 (3.57%) CISSP
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Symantec
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix
2 3 (10.71%) BMC
3 2 (7.14%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas
4 1 (3.57%) Lotus
4 1 (3.57%) Zoho
4 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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