The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 19 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.69% 12.61% 10.17%
As % of the Applications category 37.25% 75.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 11
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 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Applications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
51 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.02% 16.81% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 19
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
West Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 6 (28.57%) Windows 2000
7 6 (28.57%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
9 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
9 4 (19.05%) .NET
9 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (19.05%) VPN
9 4 (19.05%) ERP
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (9.52%) DHCP
11 2 (9.52%) DNS
12 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
12 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (4.76%) SLA
12 1 (4.76%) VBA
12 1 (4.76%) EDI

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Communications Officer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Support
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Services Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware