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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 221 200 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.71% 4.01% 5.70%
As % of the Applications category 27.35% 28.69% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 181 185 187
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 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,962
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +0.12%
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
808 697 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.23% 13.97% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 619 618 668
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 6 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 6 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 +12 157 £32,500 +12.06% 12
Halifax +18 12 £22,500 - 2
Wakefield +4 11 £18,500 -12.94%
Huddersfield +2 10 £20,500 -36.92%
Bingley 0 9 - -
Bradford -29 9 £25,000 -12.28%
Cleckheaton - 2 £25,000 -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Wetherby -1 1 £30,000 +53.84%
Dewsbury - 1 £20,000 - 2
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 304 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 227 (52.42%) MS Excel
3 148 (34.18%) Windows
4 115 (26.56%) Active Directory
5 94 (21.71%) ITIL
6 90 (20.79%) MS Visio
7 89 (20.55%) SQL
8 87 (20.09%) Finance
9 86 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
10 72 (16.63%) Windows 7
10 72 (16.63%) Project Management
11 71 (16.40%) MS PowerPoint
12 60 (13.86%) SQL Server
13 55 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 53 (12.24%) PRINCE2
14 53 (12.24%) MS Project
15 51 (11.78%) Service Management
16 50 (11.55%) Citrix
17 49 (11.32%) VMware
18 43 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
20 40 (9.24%) SharePoint
21 39 (9.01%) MS Exchange
22 36 (8.31%) Change Management
22 36 (8.31%) SLA
22 36 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
23 35 (8.08%) Windows XP
24 31 (7.16%) Management Information System
24 31 (7.16%) Windows Server 2003
24 31 (7.16%) Document Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 40 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 39 (9.01%) MS Exchange
3 24 (5.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 19 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (3.93%) SAS
6 15 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.54%) IIS
8 9 (2.08%) Lync
9 7 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
10 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.92%) Confluence
11 4 (0.92%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.69%) CMS
13 2 (0.46%) Apache
14 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 227 (52.42%) MS Excel
2 90 (20.79%) MS Visio
3 71 (16.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (12.24%) MS Project
5 9 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.69%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.69%) FreeHand
6 3 (0.69%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.08%) Google Analytics
1 9 (2.08%) Office 365
2 2 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.24%) VPN
2 22 (5.08%) LAN
3 21 (4.85%) WAN
3 21 (4.85%) Internet
4 20 (4.62%) SAN
5 19 (4.39%) DNS
6 18 (4.16%) TCP/IP
7 17 (3.93%) Intranet
7 17 (3.93%) NAS
8 15 (3.46%) VoIP
9 14 (3.23%) DHCP
10 10 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (2.08%) Wireless
11 9 (2.08%) MPLS
11 9 (2.08%) OSPF
11 9 (2.08%) BGP
12 8 (1.85%) Extranet
12 8 (1.85%) FTP
13 6 (1.39%) IPv4
13 6 (1.39%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.16%) MS Access
3 18 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (3.70%) QlikView
4 16 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (2.08%) Star Schema
6 8 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.92%) IDOL
9 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.23%) MySQL
12 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.62%) JIRA
2 7 (1.62%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.69%) Ranorex
4 3 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.69%) Toad
4 3 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 87 (20.09%) Finance
2 20 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.39%) Marketing
4 14 (3.23%) Legal
5 10 (2.31%) Advertising
6 7 (1.62%) Retail
7 5 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.92%) Back Office
8 4 (0.92%) Law
8 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.69%) Publishing
9 3 (0.69%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (47.81%) Analyst
2 60 (13.86%) Service Analyst
3 56 (12.93%) Service Desk Analyst
4 42 (9.70%) Support Analyst
5 37 (8.55%) Developer
6 33 (7.62%) Project Manager
6 33 (7.62%) Technical Support
7 28 (6.47%) MI Analyst
8 25 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
9 24 (5.54%) Business Analyst
9 24 (5.54%) Junior
10 22 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
11 21 (4.85%) Technical Support Analyst
12 19 (4.39%) Support Engineer
12 19 (4.39%) Functional Analyst
13 18 (4.16%) Coordinator
14 17 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
16 15 (3.46%) 1st Line Support
17 14 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.62%) .NET
2 15 (3.46%) XML
3 9 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.85%) Web Services
5 7 (1.62%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.39%) WinForms
6 6 (1.39%) COM
7 4 (0.92%) HTML
8 3 (0.69%) WCF
8 3 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.69%) Flash
8 3 (0.69%) WAP
9 2 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) WSDL
10 1 (0.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 86 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.16%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.85%) Blackberry
4 19 (4.39%) NHS
5 17 (3.93%) Data Structures
6 13 (3.00%) Clustering
7 6 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.39%) iPad
8 5 (1.15%) User Experience
8 5 (1.15%) iPhone
8 5 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.92%) Wiki
10 3 (0.69%) Replication
10 3 (0.69%) Statistics
10 3 (0.69%) Animation
11 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.46%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.46%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.23%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 148 (34.18%) Windows
2 72 (16.63%) Windows 7
3 41 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (8.08%) Windows XP
5 31 (7.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (6.93%) Windows 8
7 20 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (4.62%) Linux
8 17 (3.93%) UNIX
9 14 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 9 (2.08%) Android
11 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (21.71%) ITIL
2 72 (16.63%) Project Management
3 53 (12.24%) PRINCE2
4 51 (11.78%) Service Management
5 43 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (8.31%) Change Management
7 31 (7.16%) Document Management
8 28 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (5.77%) Business Analysis
10 24 (5.54%) Data Analysis
11 23 (5.31%) Workflow
12 21 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (4.62%) Time Management
13 20 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (4.16%) Service Delivery
14 18 (4.16%) CRM
15 17 (3.93%) Change Control
16 16 (3.70%) Quality Management
17 14 (3.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 89 (20.55%) SQL
2 20 (4.62%) VB
3 12 (2.77%) VBA
4 10 (2.31%) T-SQL
4 10 (2.31%) C#
5 9 (2.08%) C
5 9 (2.08%) VBScript
5 9 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.85%) VB6
7 7 (1.62%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.15%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.92%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.23%) C++
10 1 (0.23%) Java
10 1 (0.23%) Python
10 1 (0.23%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 55 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (6.70%) MCDST
3 24 (5.54%) Degree
4 20 (4.62%) MCP
4 20 (4.62%) ISEB
5 17 (3.93%) MOS
6 14 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (3.23%) ISTQB
7 13 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.85%) CCNA
10 6 (1.39%) CCIE
10 6 (1.39%) MCSE
10 6 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.39%) SAS Certification
11 4 (0.92%) MCSA
11 4 (0.92%) HND
11 4 (0.92%) MCITP
12 3 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.31%) SLA
2 17 (3.93%) QA
3 8 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 115 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 36 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.08%) XenApp
4 8 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.15%) XenServer
6 4 (0.92%) vSphere
7 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 21 (4.85%) SCCM
2 16 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (2.08%) Opsview
4 6 (1.39%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.15%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.92%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.46%) DameWare
7 2 (0.46%) SCOM
8 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.23%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.23%) WSUS
8 1 (0.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 304 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 50 (11.55%) Citrix
3 49 (11.32%) VMware
4 23 (5.31%) CheckPoint
5 20 (4.62%) Cisco
6 18 (4.16%) Oracle
7 16 (3.70%) Symantec
8 13 (3.00%) NetApp
9 11 (2.54%) HP
9 11 (2.54%) Google
10 9 (2.08%) Kaspersky
11 6 (1.39%) Brocade
11 6 (1.39%) Remedy
11 6 (1.39%) Apple
11 6 (1.39%) Juniper
12 5 (1.15%) Adobe
12 5 (1.15%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.92%) Tableau
13 4 (0.92%) AppSense
13 4 (0.92%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + pension onsite gym phone
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £27,500 DOE (negotiable), plus private healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dewsbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
Healthcare Gateway
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago