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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 47 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 247 222 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.80% 5.89% 4.24%
As % of the Applications category 28.82% 31.40% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 223 195 145
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
857 707 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.67% 18.75% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 697 613 531
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 30 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 30 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 -9 166 £30,000 +1.69% 13
Bradford -7 28 £37,500 +44.23% 2
Wakefield -9 15 £21,000 -44.73% 2
Huddersfield +11 8 £17,500 -52.05% 3
Halifax -8 5 £22,500 -14.28% 3
Dewsbury -1 2 £19,000 - 1
Batley - 2 £21,250 -
Pontefract +7 1 £22,000 -42.10%
Mirfield - 1 £18,500 -
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 349 (75.54%) Microsoft
2 212 (45.89%) Windows
3 197 (42.64%) MS Excel
4 175 (37.88%) Active Directory
5 96 (20.78%) MS Exchange
6 86 (18.61%) SQL Server
6 86 (18.61%) Project Management
7 83 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
8 82 (17.75%) Windows 7
9 80 (17.32%) SharePoint
10 73 (15.80%) SQL
11 70 (15.15%) ITIL
12 69 (14.94%) Finance
13 68 (14.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 65 (14.07%) Citrix
15 63 (13.64%) Windows XP
16 62 (13.42%) VMware
16 62 (13.42%) MS PowerPoint
17 61 (13.20%) Windows Server 2003
18 51 (11.04%) SLA
18 51 (11.04%) SQL Server 2008
19 50 (10.82%) MS Visio
20 49 (10.61%) PRINCE2
21 47 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
22 46 (9.96%) Change Control
23 42 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
24 41 (8.87%) DNS
25 40 (8.66%) DHCP
26 38 (8.23%) XenApp
26 38 (8.23%) SQL Server 2005

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 96 (20.78%) MS Exchange
2 80 (17.32%) SharePoint
3 42 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (6.71%) Office Communications Server
6 17 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (2.60%) Lync
8 9 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.73%) MS Project Server
10 7 (1.52%) Confluence
10 7 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.30%) WorkSite
11 6 (1.30%) CMS
11 6 (1.30%) SAS
12 4 (0.87%) IIS
13 3 (0.65%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 197 (42.64%) MS Excel
2 62 (13.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (10.82%) MS Visio
4 30 (6.49%) MS Project
5 6 (1.30%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.08%) FreeHand
6 5 (1.08%) Fireworks
6 5 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.08%) Agresso
3 3 (0.65%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) Line 500
4 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.22%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.76%) Office 365
2 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.87%) DNS
2 40 (8.66%) DHCP
3 34 (7.36%) SAN
4 33 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 29 (6.28%) NAS
6 28 (6.06%) Internet
7 27 (5.84%) VPN
8 22 (4.76%) LAN
9 20 (4.33%) WAN
10 11 (2.38%) VoIP
11 10 (2.16%) Intranet
12 7 (1.52%) Firewall
13 5 (1.08%) Unified Communications
13 5 (1.08%) FTP
14 4 (0.87%) MPLS
14 4 (0.87%) OSPF
14 4 (0.87%) BGP
14 4 (0.87%) Telnet
14 4 (0.87%) PuTTY
14 4 (0.87%) SecureCRT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 51 (11.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (8.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.30%) IDOL
5 6 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.65%) MS Access
7 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.43%) QlikView
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 17 (3.68%) JIRA
3 11 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.52%) Toad
4 7 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.65%) Subversion
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.22%) JUnit
8 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.22%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.22%) ERwin
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) Flex Builder
8 1 (0.22%) TestNG
8 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.22%) MSTest
General
1 69 (14.94%) Finance
2 27 (5.84%) Retail
3 21 (4.55%) Banking
4 19 (4.11%) Retail Banking
5 17 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.03%) Legal
7 10 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.08%) Advertising
8 5 (1.08%) Law
9 4 (0.87%) Marketing
10 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 225 (48.70%) Analyst
2 67 (14.50%) Support Analyst
3 55 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
4 48 (10.39%) PMO Analyst
5 42 (9.09%) IT Support
6 41 (8.87%) Service Analyst
6 41 (8.87%) Service Desk Analyst
6 41 (8.87%) Technical Support
7 39 (8.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 38 (8.23%) Developer
9 32 (6.93%) Project Manager
10 27 (5.84%) Support Engineer
11 26 (5.63%) Junior
12 24 (5.19%) Business Analyst
12 24 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
12 24 (5.19%) Designer
13 23 (4.98%) Technical Support Analyst
14 21 (4.55%) PMO Lead
15 18 (3.90%) Infrastructure Designer
15 18 (3.90%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.06%) .NET
2 14 (3.03%) HTML
2 14 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.95%) jQuery
4 7 (1.52%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.30%) Flash
5 6 (1.30%) CSS
6 5 (1.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.87%) WCF
7 4 (0.87%) XML
7 4 (0.87%) WinForms
8 3 (0.65%) WPF
9 2 (0.43%) EDI
9 2 (0.43%) Web Services
10 1 (0.22%) J2EE
10 1 (0.22%) JDBC
10 1 (0.22%) JSP
10 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.28%) Clustering
3 20 (4.33%) Blackberry
4 19 (4.11%) PMI
5 17 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.16%) User Experience
7 8 (1.73%) iPhone
8 6 (1.30%) PKI
9 5 (1.08%) Animation
9 5 (1.08%) GIS
9 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.87%) NHS
10 4 (0.87%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.65%) EPoS
11 3 (0.65%) Replication
11 3 (0.65%) PDA
12 2 (0.43%) Statistics
12 2 (0.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 212 (45.89%) Windows
2 82 (17.75%) Windows 7
3 68 (14.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 61 (13.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (7.14%) Linux
7 31 (6.71%) UNIX
8 18 (3.90%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.60%) Windows Vista
9 12 (2.60%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.30%) Android
11 5 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.87%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (18.61%) Project Management
2 70 (15.15%) ITIL
3 49 (10.61%) PRINCE2
4 46 (9.96%) Change Control
5 35 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 30 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (6.28%) Business Analysis
7 29 (6.28%) Technical Architecture
7 29 (6.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 21 (4.55%) Service Management
11 20 (4.33%) Workflow
11 20 (4.33%) Programme Management
12 19 (4.11%) Information Security
13 18 (3.90%) System Testing
14 17 (3.68%) Data Analysis
14 17 (3.68%) Scrum
15 16 (3.46%) UML
15 16 (3.46%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.80%) SQL
2 16 (3.46%) VBA
3 15 (3.25%) VB.NET
4 13 (2.81%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.38%) C#
5 11 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.95%) VB
7 8 (1.73%) VB6
7 8 (1.73%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.08%) VBScript
9 4 (0.87%) Java
10 3 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.22%) PHP
11 1 (0.22%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 20 (4.33%) ISEB
4 14 (3.03%) Degree
5 13 (2.81%) MCP
6 12 (2.60%) MCSE
7 10 (2.16%) MCSA
8 8 (1.73%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.52%) MCITP
10 6 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.08%) MCTS
11 5 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.87%) CCNP
12 4 (0.87%) CCIP
13 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.65%) MCDST
13 3 (0.65%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.43%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.04%) SLA
2 8 (1.73%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.87%) QA
4 3 (0.65%) Basel II
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 175 (37.88%) Active Directory
2 47 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (8.23%) XenApp
4 29 (6.28%) XenServer
5 8 (1.73%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (4.76%) SCCM
2 12 (2.60%) Oracle EDQ
3 7 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.30%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.08%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.43%) WSUS
7 2 (0.43%) SCOM
8 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 349 (75.54%) Microsoft
2 65 (14.07%) Citrix
3 62 (13.42%) VMware
4 31 (6.71%) NetApp
5 29 (6.28%) CommVault
5 29 (6.28%) AppSense
6 24 (5.19%) Oracle
7 17 (3.68%) Symantec
8 13 (2.81%) HP
9 12 (2.60%) Siebel
9 12 (2.60%) CheckPoint
10 11 (2.38%) Informatica
10 11 (2.38%) DataFlux
10 11 (2.38%) Datanomic
11 10 (2.16%) Sage
11 10 (2.16%) Cisco
12 7 (1.52%) Adobe
12 7 (1.52%) Apple
13 6 (1.30%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.08%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £10 - £15 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20790 - £27720 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £17,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £38,651 per annum
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Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
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West Yorkshire
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Salary: £14000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
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Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Dewsbury
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Castleford, West Yorkshire
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Leeds
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