The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 54 40 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.50% 6.53% 1.09%
As % of the Applications category 15.22% 31.51% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 6
Average salary £23,750 £28,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% +15.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £52,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

Applications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
46 73 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 9.85% 20.74% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 57
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £28,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in York

MS Office
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the York region.

MS Office Salary Trend in York

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
8 4 (18.18%) Time Management
8 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) MCSE
8 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
8 4 (18.18%) MCITP
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.64%) Firewall
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 3 (13.64%) LAN
9 3 (13.64%) WAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) IT Support
2 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Coordinator
4 3 (13.64%) Project Assistant
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Coordinator
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (13.64%) Project Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Document Controller
6 1 (4.55%) IT Assistant
6 1 (4.55%) Solvency II Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) LIMS
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Release Management
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) QMS
4 1 (4.55%) Dependency Management
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C#
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
1 2 (9.09%) VB
1 2 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCITP
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) HP