The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 250 213 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.02% 5.72% 4.46%
As % of the Applications category 30.12% 31.93% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 228 188 155
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,075 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
830 667 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.65% 17.91% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 661 582 541
Average salary £31,500 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Yorkshire region.

MS Office Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 173 £30,000 - 9
Bradford -13 26 £37,500 +37.61%
Wakefield -10 12 £22,500 -40.78% 1
Huddersfield +10 7 £18,000 -60.00% 1
Halifax -8 6 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Dewsbury +1 2 £19,000 - 2
Batley - 2 £21,250 -
Pontefract +4 1 £22,000 -42.10%
Brighouse - 1 £22,500 -
Mirfield - 1 £18,500 -
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 348 (74.68%) Microsoft
2 212 (45.49%) Windows
3 201 (43.13%) MS Excel
4 176 (37.77%) Active Directory
5 99 (21.24%) MS Exchange
6 86 (18.45%) SQL Server
6 86 (18.45%) Project Management
7 83 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
8 79 (16.95%) SharePoint
9 77 (16.52%) Windows 7
10 73 (15.67%) SQL
11 70 (15.02%) Finance
12 68 (14.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 65 (13.95%) ITIL
13 65 (13.95%) Citrix
14 64 (13.73%) Windows XP
15 63 (13.52%) Windows Server 2003
16 59 (12.66%) VMware
17 57 (12.23%) MS PowerPoint
18 50 (10.73%) SQL Server 2008
19 49 (10.52%) PRINCE2
20 48 (10.30%) SLA
21 47 (10.09%) MS Visio
21 47 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
21 47 (10.09%) Change Control
22 44 (9.44%) DNS
23 41 (8.80%) DHCP
23 41 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
24 38 (8.15%) SQL Server 2005
25 37 (7.94%) XenApp

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 99 (21.24%) MS Exchange
2 79 (16.95%) SharePoint
3 41 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (6.65%) Office Communications Server
6 16 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (2.79%) Lync
8 8 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.50%) Confluence
10 6 (1.29%) WorkSite
10 6 (1.29%) CMS
10 6 (1.29%) IIS
11 5 (1.07%) SAS
11 5 (1.07%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.43%) OpenEdge
14 1 (0.21%) Site Server
14 1 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 201 (43.13%) MS Excel
2 57 (12.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 47 (10.09%) MS Visio
4 31 (6.65%) MS Project
5 6 (1.29%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.07%) FreeHand
6 5 (1.07%) Fireworks
6 5 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.29%) Agresso
3 3 (0.64%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.64%) Line 500
4 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.43%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.21%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.36%) Office 365
2 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.44%) DNS
2 41 (8.80%) DHCP
3 36 (7.73%) TCP/IP
4 32 (6.87%) SAN
5 30 (6.44%) Internet
6 29 (6.22%) VPN
6 29 (6.22%) NAS
7 21 (4.51%) LAN
8 19 (4.08%) WAN
9 11 (2.36%) VoIP
10 10 (2.15%) Intranet
11 7 (1.50%) Firewall
12 6 (1.29%) Unified Communications
13 5 (1.07%) VLAN
13 5 (1.07%) Network Security
13 5 (1.07%) FTP
14 4 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.86%) MPLS
14 4 (0.86%) OSPF
14 4 (0.86%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (8.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.29%) IDOL
7 5 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.43%) QlikView
10 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.21%) MySQL
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (3.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 16 (3.43%) JIRA
3 13 (2.79%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.29%) Toad
4 6 (1.29%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.64%) Subversion
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.21%) JUnit
8 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.21%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.21%) ERwin
8 1 (0.21%) Selenium
8 1 (0.21%) Flex Builder
8 1 (0.21%) TestNG
8 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 70 (15.02%) Finance
2 27 (5.79%) Retail
3 19 (4.08%) Banking
3 19 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 18 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.00%) Legal
6 10 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.07%) Advertising
7 5 (1.07%) Law
8 4 (0.86%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 219 (47.00%) Analyst
2 70 (15.02%) Support Analyst
3 48 (10.30%) Senior Analyst
4 43 (9.23%) PMO Analyst
5 42 (9.01%) IT Support
5 42 (9.01%) 2nd Line Support
6 40 (8.58%) Technical Support
7 39 (8.37%) Service Analyst
7 39 (8.37%) Service Desk Analyst
8 37 (7.94%) Developer
9 33 (7.08%) Project Manager
10 29 (6.22%) Support Engineer
11 25 (5.36%) Designer
12 23 (4.94%) Business Analyst
12 23 (4.94%) Junior
12 23 (4.94%) Technical Analyst
13 22 (4.72%) Technical Support Analyst
14 21 (4.51%) PMO Lead
15 19 (4.08%) Infrastructure Designer
15 19 (4.08%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.65%) .NET
2 14 (3.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (2.79%) HTML
4 8 (1.72%) jQuery
5 7 (1.50%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.29%) Flash
7 5 (1.07%) CSS
7 5 (1.07%) WCF
7 5 (1.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.86%) WinForms
9 3 (0.64%) WPF
9 3 (0.64%) XML
10 2 (0.43%) EDI
10 2 (0.43%) Web Services
11 1 (0.21%) LAMP
11 1 (0.21%) HTML5
11 1 (0.21%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.22%) Clustering
3 19 (4.08%) PMI
4 18 (3.86%) Blackberry
4 18 (3.86%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.15%) User Experience
6 7 (1.50%) iPhone
7 6 (1.29%) GIS
7 6 (1.29%) PKI
8 5 (1.07%) Animation
8 5 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.86%) NHS
9 4 (0.86%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.86%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.64%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.64%) PDA
10 3 (0.64%) EPoS
10 3 (0.64%) Replication
11 2 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 212 (45.49%) Windows
2 77 (16.52%) Windows 7
3 68 (14.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (13.73%) Windows XP
5 63 (13.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (7.30%) Linux
7 31 (6.65%) UNIX
8 16 (3.43%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (2.36%) Windows Vista
10 10 (2.15%) Windows 2000
11 6 (1.29%) Android
12 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.86%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.21%) Fedora
16 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (18.45%) Project Management
2 65 (13.95%) ITIL
3 49 (10.52%) PRINCE2
4 47 (10.09%) Change Control
5 36 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 29 (6.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 29 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (6.22%) Business Analysis
6 29 (6.22%) Technical Architecture
7 26 (5.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (4.72%) Service Delivery
9 21 (4.51%) Service Management
10 20 (4.29%) Programme Management
11 19 (4.08%) Workflow
12 18 (3.86%) Information Security
12 18 (3.86%) Data Analysis
13 17 (3.65%) Data Management
13 17 (3.65%) Scrum
13 17 (3.65%) CRM
13 17 (3.65%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.67%) SQL
2 16 (3.43%) VB.NET
3 15 (3.22%) VBA
4 13 (2.79%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.36%) C#
6 10 (2.15%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.93%) VB
8 8 (1.72%) VB6
9 6 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.07%) VBScript
10 5 (1.07%) Java
11 3 (0.64%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.21%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.21%) PHP
12 1 (0.21%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (4.51%) PMI Certification
3 20 (4.29%) ISEB
4 15 (3.22%) Degree
5 13 (2.79%) MCSE
6 11 (2.36%) MCP
7 8 (1.72%) MCSA
7 8 (1.72%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.50%) MCITP
9 6 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.29%) MCTS
9 6 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.86%) MCDST
11 4 (0.86%) CCNP
11 4 (0.86%) CCIP
12 3 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.43%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.30%) SLA
2 8 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.07%) QA
4 4 (0.86%) Basel II
4 4 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 176 (37.77%) Active Directory
2 47 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.94%) XenApp
4 29 (6.22%) XenServer
5 10 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.86%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.21%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (5.15%) SCCM
2 13 (2.79%) Oracle EDQ
3 6 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.29%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.07%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.86%) WSUS
5 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.43%) SCOM
7 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 348 (74.68%) Microsoft
2 65 (13.95%) Citrix
3 59 (12.66%) VMware
4 31 (6.65%) NetApp
5 29 (6.22%) CommVault
5 29 (6.22%) AppSense
6 22 (4.72%) Oracle
7 16 (3.43%) Symantec
8 14 (3.00%) Siebel
9 13 (2.79%) HP
9 13 (2.79%) Sage
10 12 (2.58%) Informatica
10 12 (2.58%) DataFlux
10 12 (2.58%) Datanomic
11 11 (2.36%) CheckPoint
12 10 (2.15%) Cisco
13 8 (1.72%) Adobe
14 7 (1.50%) Apple
15 6 (1.29%) SolarWinds
16 5 (1.07%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dewsbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 21 days ago
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago