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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 199 245 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.87% 5.89% 4.84%
As % of the Applications category 22.56% 31.25% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 173 205 143
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,400 £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
882 784 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.17% 18.85% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 702 648 498
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £21,000 £21,575
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -25 131 £35,000 +16.66% 14
Bradford -33 19 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Wakefield -11 16 £17,500 -22.22% 2
Huddersfield +6 6 £22,500 -28.57%
Halifax -21 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Wetherby -9 3 £32,500 - 1
Dewsbury -2 2 £19,000 -
Castleford - 2 £47,500 -
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 336 (75.85%) Microsoft
2 183 (41.31%) MS Excel
3 172 (38.83%) Windows
4 129 (29.12%) Active Directory
5 100 (22.57%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (19.64%) Project Management
6 87 (19.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 76 (17.16%) SQL Server
8 72 (16.25%) Finance
9 70 (15.80%) SQL
10 69 (15.58%) Windows 7
11 67 (15.12%) ITIL
12 65 (14.67%) MS Exchange
13 63 (14.22%) SharePoint
14 61 (13.77%) VMware
15 57 (12.87%) PRINCE2
15 57 (12.87%) Citrix
16 55 (12.42%) MS Visio
17 53 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
18 52 (11.74%) SLA
19 49 (11.06%) Windows XP
19 49 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 46 (10.38%) Change Control
21 45 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
22 44 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
23 40 (9.03%) SAN
24 39 (8.80%) XenApp
25 38 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2010
26 36 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
26 36 (8.13%) Linux

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 65 (14.67%) MS Exchange
2 63 (14.22%) SharePoint
3 38 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (5.87%) Office Communications Server
6 18 (4.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (2.26%) CMS
8 9 (2.03%) MS Project Server
9 8 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.58%) SAS
10 7 (1.58%) IIS
11 6 (1.35%) WorkSite
11 6 (1.35%) Lync
11 6 (1.35%) Confluence
12 3 (0.68%) Apache
13 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.23%) Site Server
14 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 183 (41.31%) MS Excel
2 87 (19.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 55 (12.42%) MS Visio
4 36 (8.13%) MS Project
5 13 (2.93%) Photoshop
6 10 (2.26%) FreeHand
6 10 (2.26%) Fireworks
6 10 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.13%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.68%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.45%) Line 500
3 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.26%) Office 365
2 4 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.03%) SAN
2 28 (6.32%) NAS
3 26 (5.87%) VPN
3 26 (5.87%) DHCP
4 24 (5.42%) DNS
5 18 (4.06%) Internet
6 17 (3.84%) WAN
6 17 (3.84%) LAN
7 16 (3.61%) TCP/IP
8 12 (2.71%) VoIP
9 11 (2.48%) Intranet
10 9 (2.03%) Firewall
11 7 (1.58%) SSH
12 6 (1.35%) FTP
13 5 (1.13%) MPLS
13 5 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.90%) Network Security
14 4 (0.90%) PuTTY
14 4 (0.90%) SecureCRT
14 4 (0.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.81%) MS Access
6 6 (1.35%) IDOL
6 6 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.45%) MySQL
10 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.23%) OLTP
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (3.39%) JIRA
2 14 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (2.03%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (1.58%) Toad
4 7 (1.58%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.13%) Ranorex
6 3 (0.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.45%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.45%) Subversion
8 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.23%) JUnit
8 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.23%) Selenium
8 1 (0.23%) Flex Builder
8 1 (0.23%) TestNG
8 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.23%) MSTest
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 72 (16.25%) Finance
2 19 (4.29%) Banking
3 18 (4.06%) Retail
4 14 (3.16%) Retail Banking
5 13 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.71%) Legal
7 11 (2.48%) Advertising
8 9 (2.03%) Marketing
9 7 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 204 (46.05%) Analyst
2 59 (13.32%) Senior Analyst
3 53 (11.96%) PMO Analyst
4 43 (9.71%) Developer
5 42 (9.48%) Support Analyst
5 42 (9.48%) Service Analyst
6 41 (9.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 40 (9.03%) Project Manager
8 35 (7.90%) Business Analyst
9 31 (7.00%) IT Support
10 27 (6.09%) Junior
10 27 (6.09%) Technical Support
11 23 (5.19%) PMO Lead
12 22 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support
13 21 (4.74%) Support Engineer
13 21 (4.74%) IT Project Manager
14 18 (4.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.06%) Designer
15 17 (3.84%) Technical Analyst
16 16 (3.61%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.42%) .NET
2 20 (4.51%) HTML
3 15 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.48%) Flash
4 11 (2.48%) XML
5 9 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (1.81%) CSS
7 6 (1.35%) jQuery
8 5 (1.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (1.13%) HTML5
8 5 (1.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (0.90%) CSS3
9 4 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (0.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.90%) WCF
9 4 (0.90%) XSLT
10 3 (0.68%) COM
10 3 (0.68%) WPF
11 2 (0.45%) Web Services
11 2 (0.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 100 (22.57%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.32%) Clustering
3 27 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.97%) User Experience
5 19 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (4.06%) Blackberry
7 14 (3.16%) PMI
8 10 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.26%) Animation
9 9 (2.03%) iPhone
10 7 (1.58%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.13%) Statistics
11 5 (1.13%) GIS
12 4 (0.90%) Replication
12 4 (0.90%) NHS
12 4 (0.90%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.68%) iPad
13 3 (0.68%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.45%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 172 (38.83%) Windows
2 69 (15.58%) Windows 7
3 53 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (11.06%) Windows XP
5 45 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (8.13%) Linux
7 29 (6.55%) UNIX
8 20 (4.51%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.03%) Windows Vista
10 8 (1.81%) Windows 2000
10 8 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.90%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.90%) Android
12 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (19.64%) Project Management
2 67 (15.12%) ITIL
3 57 (12.87%) PRINCE2
4 46 (10.38%) Change Control
5 36 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (7.22%) Business Analysis
7 30 (6.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 29 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (5.87%) Technical Architecture
9 26 (5.87%) Workflow
10 25 (5.64%) Service Management
11 22 (4.97%) UML
11 22 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (4.06%) Data Analysis
14 17 (3.84%) Programme Management
15 16 (3.61%) Data Management
15 16 (3.61%) Change Management
16 15 (3.39%) Project Planning
16 15 (3.39%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (15.80%) SQL
2 20 (4.51%) VBA
3 16 (3.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.93%) VB.NET
5 11 (2.48%) C#
6 8 (1.81%) PL/SQL
6 8 (1.81%) VB
6 8 (1.81%) VB6
7 7 (1.58%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.90%) VBScript
10 3 (0.68%) Java
11 1 (0.23%) C
11 1 (0.23%) C++
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.23%) R
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 35 (7.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (4.06%) Degree
2 18 (4.06%) PMI Certification
3 16 (3.61%) ISEB
4 12 (2.71%) MCSE
4 12 (2.71%) MCP
5 11 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.26%) MCSA
7 7 (1.58%) CCNA
7 7 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.35%) MCITP
9 5 (1.13%) MOS
9 5 (1.13%) MCDST
10 4 (0.90%) MCTS
10 4 (0.90%) PMP
10 4 (0.90%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.90%) CCNP
10 4 (0.90%) CCIP
11 3 (0.68%) CCA
11 3 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (11.74%) SLA
2 14 (3.16%) QA
3 5 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) P3O
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 129 (29.12%) Active Directory
2 49 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.80%) XenApp
4 26 (5.87%) XenServer
5 9 (2.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (2.03%) SCCM
3 6 (1.35%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.13%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.13%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.45%) Opsview
5 2 (0.45%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.23%) Nessus
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 336 (75.85%) Microsoft
2 61 (13.77%) VMware
3 57 (12.87%) Citrix
4 31 (7.00%) NetApp
5 26 (5.87%) CommVault
5 26 (5.87%) AppSense
6 22 (4.97%) Oracle
7 16 (3.61%) CheckPoint
7 16 (3.61%) Symantec
8 15 (3.39%) HP
9 13 (2.93%) Adobe
10 10 (2.26%) Macromedia
10 10 (2.26%) EPiServer
11 9 (2.03%) Cisco
12 8 (1.81%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.13%) Sage
13 5 (1.13%) Datanomic
13 5 (1.13%) Siebel
13 5 (1.13%) Informatica
13 5 (1.13%) Juniper
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Excellent Salary& Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £15,000 - £18,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Hollybank Trust
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum 20 days holiday, free secure parking
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago