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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 16 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 16 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.44% 11.71% 8.04%
As % of the Applications category 31.37% 72.22% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 7
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 £23,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
51 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 23.72% 16.22% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 15
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +55.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £34,550 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 22 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 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 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Windows XP
5 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) ERP
9 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
9 4 (18.18%) .NET
9 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (13.64%) DHCP
10 3 (13.64%) DNS
11 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
12 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (4.55%) QA
12 1 (4.55%) Retail
12 1 (4.55%) Document Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (22.73%) VPN
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Systems Support
1 7 (31.82%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Communications Officer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows XP
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Document Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) GCIA
1 1 (4.55%) GCIH
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) SSCP
1 1 (4.55%) CISSP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas
3 1 (4.55%) Lotus
3 1 (4.55%) Zoho
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