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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 60 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -28
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 233 204 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.22% 4.12% 6.35%
As % of the Applications category 30.30% 28.94% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 193 188 197
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,500
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
769 705 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.22% 14.25% 21.42%
Number of salaries quoted 601 625 659
Average salary £34,000 £30,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.47% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +19 165 £34,000 +17.24% 15
Halifax +21 16 £22,500 - 3
Bradford -33 12 £25,000 -12.28% 5
Wakefield +3 9 £18,500 -17.77%
Bingley 0 9 - -
Huddersfield -3 9 £21,000 -35.38%
Cleckheaton - 2 £25,000 -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Otley -1 1 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Dewsbury - 1 £20,000 -
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 313 (71.46%) Microsoft
2 243 (55.48%) MS Excel
3 155 (35.39%) Windows
4 116 (26.48%) Active Directory
5 101 (23.06%) ITIL
6 94 (21.46%) SQL
7 91 (20.78%) MS Visio
8 87 (19.86%) Finance
9 76 (17.35%) Project Management
9 76 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
10 74 (16.89%) Windows 7
11 65 (14.84%) SQL Server
12 63 (14.38%) MS PowerPoint
13 59 (13.47%) MS Project
14 55 (12.56%) PRINCE2
15 53 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 51 (11.64%) SharePoint
17 49 (11.19%) Citrix
17 49 (11.19%) VMware
17 49 (11.19%) Service Management
18 46 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
19 45 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
20 41 (9.36%) Change Management
21 40 (9.13%) MS Exchange
22 37 (8.45%) SLA
23 36 (8.22%) Windows XP
23 36 (8.22%) Document Management
24 35 (7.99%) Windows Server 2003
25 34 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
26 33 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (11.64%) SharePoint
2 40 (9.13%) MS Exchange
3 23 (5.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 22 (5.02%) SAS
5 21 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (3.65%) IIS
7 13 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.05%) Lync
10 6 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.14%) Confluence
11 5 (1.14%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.68%) CMS
13 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 243 (55.48%) MS Excel
2 91 (20.78%) MS Visio
3 63 (14.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 59 (13.47%) MS Project
5 9 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) FreeHand
6 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Line 500
2 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.97%) Office 365
2 7 (1.60%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.71%) VPN
2 22 (5.02%) LAN
3 21 (4.79%) WAN
4 20 (4.57%) Internet
5 19 (4.34%) Intranet
6 18 (4.11%) DNS
7 17 (3.88%) TCP/IP
8 16 (3.65%) NAS
9 15 (3.42%) SAN
10 14 (3.20%) DHCP
11 13 (2.97%) VoIP
12 9 (2.05%) Wireless
12 9 (2.05%) BGP
12 9 (2.05%) OSPF
12 9 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (1.83%) MPLS
13 8 (1.83%) Extranet
14 7 (1.60%) FTP
15 6 (1.37%) IPv4
15 6 (1.37%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.11%) QlikView
3 18 (4.11%) MS Access
4 17 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (3.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.05%) Star Schema
8 6 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.14%) IDOL
9 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.68%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.23%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.28%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.83%) JIRA
3 7 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.68%) Toad
5 3 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.23%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.23%) Ranorex
General
1 87 (19.86%) Finance
2 20 (4.57%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.88%) Marketing
4 14 (3.20%) Legal
5 9 (2.05%) Retail
6 7 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.37%) Advertising
7 6 (1.37%) Back Office
8 4 (0.91%) Law
9 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.68%) Publishing
9 3 (0.68%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 208 (47.49%) Analyst
2 61 (13.93%) Service Analyst
3 57 (13.01%) Service Desk Analyst
4 42 (9.59%) Support Analyst
5 39 (8.90%) Developer
6 31 (7.08%) Technical Support
7 30 (6.85%) Project Manager
8 28 (6.39%) Business Analyst
9 26 (5.94%) Junior
10 24 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (5.25%) MI Analyst
12 22 (5.02%) Technical Analyst
13 20 (4.57%) Technical Support Analyst
14 19 (4.34%) Coordinator
14 19 (4.34%) Functional Analyst
15 18 (4.11%) Support Engineer
16 17 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
17 16 (3.65%) Junior Project Manager
18 14 (3.20%) Developer Analyst
18 14 (3.20%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.02%) .NET
2 12 (2.74%) XML
3 10 (2.28%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.83%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.83%) Web Services
5 7 (1.60%) WinForms
6 6 (1.37%) HTML
7 5 (1.14%) COM
7 5 (1.14%) CSS
8 3 (0.68%) WAP
8 3 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.68%) WCF
9 2 (0.46%) jQuery
9 2 (0.46%) Ajax
9 2 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.46%) HTML5
9 2 (0.46%) XSL
10 1 (0.23%) Flash
10 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.62%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.79%) NHS
4 20 (4.57%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.88%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.51%) Clustering
7 6 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.14%) iPad
8 5 (1.14%) Wiki
9 4 (0.91%) iPhone
10 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.68%) User Experience
10 3 (0.68%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.46%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.46%) Statistics
11 2 (0.46%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.46%) Replication
12 1 (0.23%) PMI
12 1 (0.23%) EPoS
12 1 (0.23%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 155 (35.39%) Windows
2 74 (16.89%) Windows 7
3 46 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (8.22%) Windows XP
5 35 (7.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (7.53%) Windows 8
7 25 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.65%) Linux
9 15 (3.42%) UNIX
10 14 (3.20%) Apple iOS
11 9 (2.05%) Android
12 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.23%) HPUX
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (23.06%) ITIL
2 76 (17.35%) Project Management
3 55 (12.56%) PRINCE2
4 49 (11.19%) Service Management
5 45 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (9.36%) Change Management
7 36 (8.22%) Document Management
8 34 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (5.71%) Data Analysis
10 25 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 24 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (5.02%) Service Delivery
13 21 (4.79%) Workflow
13 21 (4.79%) CRM
14 20 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (4.57%) Time Management
14 20 (4.57%) Quality Management
15 19 (4.34%) Six Sigma
16 17 (3.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 94 (21.46%) SQL
2 20 (4.57%) VB
3 16 (3.65%) T-SQL
4 12 (2.74%) PowerShell
4 12 (2.74%) C#
5 11 (2.51%) C
6 9 (2.05%) VBScript
7 8 (1.83%) VB6
8 7 (1.60%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.60%) PL/SQL
8 7 (1.60%) VBA
9 4 (0.91%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.68%) C-shell
11 2 (0.46%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (6.62%) MCDST
3 25 (5.71%) Degree
4 23 (5.25%) ISEB
5 19 (4.34%) MCP
6 16 (3.65%) MOS
7 15 (3.42%) ISTQB
8 14 (3.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.37%) SAS Certification
11 6 (1.37%) CCIE
12 5 (1.14%) CCNA
13 4 (0.91%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.91%) HND
13 4 (0.91%) MCSE
14 3 (0.68%) MCSA
14 3 (0.68%) MCITP
14 3 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.45%) SLA
2 15 (3.42%) QA
3 8 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 116 (26.48%) Active Directory
2 33 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.34%) XenApp
4 10 (2.28%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.91%) vSphere
5 4 (0.91%) XenServer
6 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.23%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (4.79%) SCCM
2 14 (3.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (1.83%) Opsview
4 6 (1.37%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.14%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.91%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.68%) DameWare
7 3 (0.68%) SCOM
8 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.23%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.23%) vMotion
8 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 313 (71.46%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.19%) Citrix
2 49 (11.19%) VMware
3 21 (4.79%) Cisco
4 20 (4.57%) CheckPoint
5 16 (3.65%) Oracle
6 15 (3.42%) Symantec
7 11 (2.51%) NetApp
7 11 (2.51%) HP
8 10 (2.28%) Kaspersky
9 9 (2.05%) Google
10 6 (1.37%) Brocade
10 6 (1.37%) Juniper
10 6 (1.37%) Remedy
10 6 (1.37%) Apple
10 6 (1.37%) SAP
11 4 (0.91%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.91%) Tableau
11 4 (0.91%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.68%) AppSense
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To circa £30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Glo
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: £25K+
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Parking
Posted: 22 days ago