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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.61% 10.59% 5.44%
As % of the Applications category 5.00% 40.91% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Median salary £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +2.51%
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
20 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.12% 25.88% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 23
Median salary £42,500 £21,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+102.38% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows XP
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Office 365
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
4 7 (53.85%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Supplier Management
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) HP
4 7 (53.85%) Dell
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (53.85%) Lotus
4 7 (53.85%) IBM Notes
4 7 (53.85%) MCSE
4 7 (53.85%) MCP
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) ADSL
8 2 (15.38%) Broadband
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) IBM Notes
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) ADSL
3 2 (15.38%) Broadband
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Service Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows XP
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Supplier Management
2 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) MCP
1 7 (53.85%) MCSE
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Dell
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) Lotus
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Sage