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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 11 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.21% 7.30% 19.10%
As % of the Applications category 45.83% 44.74% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 13
Average salary £25,000 £17,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
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
24 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.91% 16.31% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 20
Average salary £26,383 £25,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.48% +12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £16,900 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £29,000 £37,600
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
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 5 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) Service Management
5 11 (61.11%) ITIL
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
6 10 (55.56%) MCDST
6 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 10 (55.56%) MCP
6 10 (55.56%) Web Services
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (55.56%) Cisco
6 10 (55.56%) Internet
7 8 (44.44%) Remedy
8 7 (38.89%) Intranet
9 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 3 (16.67%) Project Management
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
11 2 (11.11%) Citrix
11 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
11 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
11 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Internet
2 7 (38.89%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) Broadband
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Firebird
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Service Analyst
3 10 (55.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) IT Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) IT Support
4 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Support
4 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) ICT Officer
6 2 (11.11%) ICT Support
6 2 (11.11%) ICT Support Officer
6 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
7 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Android
7 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Service Management
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) MCDST
1 10 (55.56%) MCP
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) Remedy
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) BMC
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec