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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.91% 7.73% 10.28%
As % of the Applications category 29.03% 32.69% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 11
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -40.78%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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 52 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.69% 23.64% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 16
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (55.56%) ITIL
5 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
6 8 (44.44%) Service Management
6 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 8 (44.44%) MCP
6 8 (44.44%) Web Services
6 8 (44.44%) Internet
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (44.44%) MCDST
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco
7 7 (38.89%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) Android
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 2 (11.11%) Firewall
9 2 (11.11%) Wireless
9 2 (11.11%) SAN
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle
9 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.11%) ADSL
9 2 (11.11%) Broadband
9 2 (11.11%) WAN
9 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) ADSL
2 2 (11.11%) Broadband
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 4 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Service Management
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) MCP
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (44.44%) MCDST
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
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