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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.35% 8.48% 12.28%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 32.56% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 13
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £21,000 £20,720
10% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £29,100 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
36 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.57% 26.06% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 17
Average salary £26,000 £24,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.21% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,610
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £34,750
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 30 June 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 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
5 10 (50.00%) ITIL
5 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (40.00%) MCP
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 8 (40.00%) Service Management
7 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (40.00%) MCDST
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (35.00%) Internet
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco
9 6 (30.00%) Change Management
9 6 (30.00%) SCCM
10 5 (25.00%) Android
10 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
12 2 (10.00%) Time Management
12 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
12 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (10.00%) Remedy
12 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
12 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (10.00%) BMC

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Broadband
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (25.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) MCP
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (40.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) BMC
4 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
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