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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 14 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.59% 3.64% 15.65%
As % of the Applications category 34.15% 19.05% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 20
Average salary £18,500 £22,000 £21,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,650 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £23,450
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
41 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.15% 19.09% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 33
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,014 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 20 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (82.76%) Microsoft
1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
4 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
5 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
5 9 (31.03%) Internet
6 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
8 6 (20.69%) SCCM
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco
9 5 (17.24%) MCP
9 5 (17.24%) Web Services
9 5 (17.24%) Citrix
9 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.24%) MCDST
9 5 (17.24%) Service Management
10 4 (13.79%) Android
10 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
11 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (10.34%) Change Management
11 3 (10.34%) Time Management
12 2 (6.90%) LANDesk
12 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
12 2 (6.90%) BMC
12 2 (6.90%) Remedy

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Service Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (24.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
3 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Android
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Line Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCDST
2 5 (17.24%) MCP
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) LANDesk
3 2 (6.90%) BMC
3 2 (6.90%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26500 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago