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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 213 217 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.28% 4.68% 6.06%
As % of the Applications category 23.99% 30.43% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 169 195 204
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
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
888 713 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.83% 15.39% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 700 605 620
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 +7 152 £30,000 - 18
Bradford -9 22 £33,000 +15.78% 3
Wakefield -14 13 £18,000 -20.00% 4
Huddersfield +4 10 £27,250 -16.15% 1
Halifax -13 3 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Bingley - 3 - -
Castleford - 3 £57,500 -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Wetherby -9 1 £30,000 -14.28%
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 302 (73.12%) Microsoft
2 177 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 142 (34.38%) Windows
4 105 (25.42%) Active Directory
5 93 (22.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 92 (22.28%) Analytical Skills
7 82 (19.85%) Finance
8 68 (16.46%) SQL
8 68 (16.46%) ITIL
9 67 (16.22%) Project Management
10 66 (15.98%) MS Visio
11 64 (15.50%) SQL Server
12 61 (14.77%) Windows 7
13 57 (13.80%) PRINCE2
14 50 (12.11%) Citrix
14 50 (12.11%) VMware
15 49 (11.86%) MS Project
16 48 (11.62%) MS Exchange
17 46 (11.14%) SLA
18 44 (10.65%) SharePoint
18 44 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
19 42 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
20 40 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
21 39 (9.44%) Service Management
21 39 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
22 36 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
22 36 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
22 36 (8.72%) Change Control
23 34 (8.23%) XenApp
24 33 (7.99%) SAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 48 (11.62%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.65%) SharePoint
3 29 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (5.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (3.39%) Office Communications Server
7 12 (2.91%) SAS
8 9 (2.18%) MS Project Server
9 8 (1.94%) CMS
10 6 (1.45%) IIS
11 4 (0.97%) Lync
11 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.73%) Apache
13 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 177 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 93 (22.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 66 (15.98%) MS Visio
4 49 (11.86%) MS Project
5 10 (2.42%) Photoshop
6 8 (1.94%) FreeHand
6 8 (1.94%) Fireworks
6 8 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.97%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.21%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.99%) SAN
2 23 (5.57%) NAS
3 22 (5.33%) VPN
4 18 (4.36%) DNS
5 17 (4.12%) Internet
6 13 (3.15%) DHCP
7 12 (2.91%) LAN
7 12 (2.91%) WAN
8 11 (2.66%) Intranet
9 10 (2.42%) VoIP
9 10 (2.42%) TCP/IP
10 8 (1.94%) FTP
11 6 (1.45%) Extranet
12 5 (1.21%) Wireless
13 4 (0.97%) Firewall
14 3 (0.73%) SSH
14 3 (0.73%) IMAP
14 3 (0.73%) POP3
14 3 (0.73%) SMTP
15 2 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (5.33%) MS Access
5 13 (3.15%) Oracle BI EE
5 13 (3.15%) QlikView
6 9 (2.18%) Star Schema
7 8 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.24%) OLTP
13 1 (0.24%) Base SAS
13 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.42%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.94%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.97%) Toad
4 4 (0.97%) JIRA
4 4 (0.97%) Ranorex
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (19.85%) Finance
2 14 (3.39%) Legal
3 13 (3.15%) Marketing
4 9 (2.18%) Advertising
5 7 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.45%) Banking
7 4 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.73%) Retail
8 3 (0.73%) Publishing
9 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 205 (49.64%) Analyst
2 49 (11.86%) Service Analyst
3 45 (10.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 43 (10.41%) Developer
5 38 (9.20%) Junior
5 38 (9.20%) Support Analyst
6 36 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
7 35 (8.47%) Project Manager
8 32 (7.75%) Business Analyst
9 29 (7.02%) MI Analyst
10 28 (6.78%) PMO Analyst
10 28 (6.78%) Technical Support
11 22 (5.33%) Junior Project Manager
12 19 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (4.36%) Technical Support Analyst
13 18 (4.36%) Technical Analyst
14 17 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
14 17 (4.12%) 1st Line Support
14 17 (4.12%) Support Engineer
14 17 (4.12%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.12%) .NET
2 16 (3.87%) HTML
2 16 (3.87%) XML
3 9 (2.18%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.94%) CSS
4 8 (1.94%) Flash
5 6 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (1.21%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.97%) WinForms
7 4 (0.97%) XSLT
7 4 (0.97%) Web Services
7 4 (0.97%) HTML5
7 4 (0.97%) CSS3
8 3 (0.73%) COM
9 2 (0.48%) WAP
9 2 (0.48%) WCF
10 1 (0.24%) jQuery
10 1 (0.24%) WSDL
10 1 (0.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 92 (22.28%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.75%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.57%) Blackberry
3 23 (5.57%) Clustering
4 18 (4.36%) User Experience
5 16 (3.87%) Data Structures
6 14 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.15%) NHS
8 8 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.94%) Animation
8 8 (1.94%) iPhone
9 6 (1.45%) Statistics
9 6 (1.45%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.21%) iPad
11 4 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.73%) Replication
13 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.48%) PMI
13 2 (0.48%) E-Learning
14 1 (0.24%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 142 (34.38%) Windows
2 61 (14.77%) Windows 7
3 44 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (7.99%) Windows XP
6 30 (7.26%) Linux
7 27 (6.54%) UNIX
8 21 (5.08%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.69%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.97%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.73%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.73%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.73%) Android
12 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (16.46%) ITIL
2 67 (16.22%) Project Management
3 57 (13.80%) PRINCE2
4 40 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (9.44%) Service Management
6 36 (8.72%) Change Control
7 32 (7.75%) Change Management
8 31 (7.51%) Workflow
9 30 (7.26%) Business Analysis
10 27 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (4.84%) UML
13 20 (4.84%) CRM
14 18 (4.36%) Document Management
14 18 (4.36%) Time Management
15 16 (3.87%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (3.87%) Resource Management
16 15 (3.63%) E-Commerce
17 14 (3.39%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (16.46%) SQL
2 18 (4.36%) VBA
3 14 (3.39%) VB
4 13 (3.15%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.42%) C#
6 9 (2.18%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.18%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.69%) VB6
8 5 (1.21%) VBScript
9 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.73%) C
11 2 (0.48%) Java
12 1 (0.24%) C++
12 1 (0.24%) R
12 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (5.33%) Degree
3 18 (4.36%) MCDST
3 18 (4.36%) MCP
3 18 (4.36%) ISEB
4 10 (2.42%) MOS
5 9 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.18%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.94%) CCNA
6 8 (1.94%) MCSE
7 7 (1.69%) MCSA
8 6 (1.45%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.21%) VCP4
10 4 (0.97%) MCITP
10 4 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.97%) PMP
10 4 (0.97%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.14%) SLA
2 18 (4.36%) QA
3 5 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) P3O
System Software
1 105 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 42 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (8.23%) XenApp
4 14 (3.39%) XenServer
5 5 (1.21%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.73%) vSphere
7 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (4.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (3.39%) SCCM
3 9 (2.18%) Opsview
4 4 (0.97%) Oracle EDQ
5 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.48%) DameWare
6 2 (0.48%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.24%) WSUS
7 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 302 (73.12%) Microsoft
2 50 (12.11%) Citrix
2 50 (12.11%) VMware
3 24 (5.81%) NetApp
4 23 (5.57%) Oracle
5 19 (4.60%) CheckPoint
6 18 (4.36%) Symantec
7 14 (3.39%) AppSense
7 14 (3.39%) CommVault
8 10 (2.42%) Adobe
9 9 (2.18%) Kaspersky
10 8 (1.94%) Macromedia
10 8 (1.94%) EPiServer
11 7 (1.69%) Google
11 7 (1.69%) Cisco
12 6 (1.45%) Apple
12 6 (1.45%) Remedy
12 6 (1.45%) HP
13 4 (0.97%) Dell
13 4 (0.97%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + bonus + good benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £18000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £36,540 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Hollybank Trust
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum 20 days holiday, free secure parking
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago