The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 65 39 60
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 293 295 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.83% 5.14% 3.93%
As % of the Applications category 26.40% 27.04% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 270 262 192
Average salary £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1110 1091 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.52% 19.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 938 870 732
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
England

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Office
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -22 212 £26,500 -7.01% 33
South Yorkshire -12 45 £30,000 +7.14% 7
North Yorkshire -21 29 £31,250 +7.75% 8
East Yorkshire -7 8 £20,000 -7.63% 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 426 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 325 (56.42%) MS Excel
3 261 (45.31%) Windows
4 206 (35.76%) Active Directory
5 127 (22.05%) Finance
6 117 (20.31%) SQL Server
7 112 (19.44%) MS Exchange
8 104 (18.06%) ITIL
9 95 (16.49%) SharePoint
10 94 (16.32%) SQL
10 94 (16.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 92 (15.97%) Citrix
12 87 (15.10%) Project Management
13 84 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 79 (13.72%) Windows 7
15 76 (13.19%) VMware
16 66 (11.46%) Windows XP
17 65 (11.28%) SLA
18 62 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
19 60 (10.42%) TCP/IP
20 53 (9.20%) VPN
21 52 (9.03%) DNS
22 51 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
23 47 (8.16%) MS Project
23 47 (8.16%) PRINCE2
24 46 (7.99%) MS Visio
25 45 (7.81%) Degree
26 44 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
26 44 (7.64%) Change Control
27 43 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2007

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 112 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 95 (16.49%) SharePoint
3 43 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (6.08%) Lync
6 32 (5.56%) IIS
7 27 (4.69%) Office Communications Server
8 21 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (3.13%) SAS
10 12 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (1.91%) IBM Notes
11 11 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (1.56%) MS Project Server
14 8 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.69%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.69%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 325 (56.42%) MS Excel
2 51 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 47 (8.16%) MS Project
4 46 (7.99%) MS Visio
5 14 (2.43%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.22%) PowerPivot
7 6 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Agresso
1 11 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.69%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.35%) CA Clarity
4 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.17%) Line 500
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.03%) Office 365
2 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 53 (9.20%) VPN
3 52 (9.03%) DNS
4 42 (7.29%) LAN
5 40 (6.94%) Firewall
5 40 (6.94%) DHCP
5 40 (6.94%) WAN
6 39 (6.77%) Internet
7 29 (5.03%) SAN
8 18 (3.13%) Unified Communications
9 15 (2.60%) NAS
10 11 (1.91%) VoIP
11 9 (1.56%) Intranet
12 8 (1.39%) VLAN
13 6 (1.04%) Network Security
14 4 (0.69%) IP Telephony
14 4 (0.69%) SSL
14 4 (0.69%) FTP
14 4 (0.69%) HTTP
14 4 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (2.78%) MS Access
6 14 (2.43%) SQL Server 2000
7 13 (2.26%) Data Mining
8 11 (1.91%) DTS
9 7 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.69%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (0.69%) DB2
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.52%) Base SAS
13 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.26%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.04%) Ranorex
4 5 (0.87%) TestDirector
5 4 (0.69%) JIRA
6 3 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.17%) Toad
8 1 (0.17%) Selenium
8 1 (0.17%) Firebug
8 1 (0.17%) Selenium IDE
General
1 127 (22.05%) Finance
2 36 (6.25%) Legal
3 15 (2.60%) Retail
4 13 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.08%) Back Office
6 11 (1.91%) Law
7 10 (1.74%) Marketing
7 10 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.69%) French Language
8 4 (0.69%) Banking
9 3 (0.52%) Advertising
9 3 (0.52%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.17%) Games
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 250 (43.40%) Analyst
2 93 (16.15%) Support Analyst
3 69 (11.98%) Service Analyst
4 58 (10.07%) Service Desk Analyst
5 49 (8.51%) IT Support
6 38 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 32 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 32 (5.56%) Developer
8 31 (5.38%) Technical Analyst
9 30 (5.21%) Consultant
9 30 (5.21%) Administrator
10 29 (5.03%) Senior Analyst
10 29 (5.03%) Project Manager
11 26 (4.51%) Technical Support
12 23 (3.99%) Desktop Support
13 19 (3.30%) Applications Support
13 19 (3.30%) Team Leader
14 18 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
14 18 (3.13%) Junior
15 17 (2.95%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.73%) .NET
2 21 (3.65%) XML
3 13 (2.26%) HTML
4 12 (2.08%) XSL
5 10 (1.74%) CSS
6 8 (1.39%) Software Packaging
6 8 (1.39%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.87%) Middleware
7 5 (0.87%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.69%) WPF
8 4 (0.69%) J2EE
8 4 (0.69%) JDBC
9 3 (0.52%) Web Services
9 3 (0.52%) WinForms
9 3 (0.52%) MDX
9 3 (0.52%) jQuery
10 2 (0.35%) Velocity
10 2 (0.35%) Flash
11 1 (0.17%) EDI
11 1 (0.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.94%) Management Information System
2 29 (5.03%) Clustering
3 7 (1.22%) NHS
3 7 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (1.04%) Blackberry
5 5 (0.87%) Client/Server
5 5 (0.87%) Photography
5 5 (0.87%) iPhone
5 5 (0.87%) iPad
5 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (0.69%) CESG
7 3 (0.52%) GIS
7 3 (0.52%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.52%) Statistics
7 3 (0.52%) Online Banking
7 3 (0.52%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.52%) iSeries
7 3 (0.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 261 (45.31%) Windows
2 94 (16.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 79 (13.72%) Windows 7
5 66 (11.46%) Windows XP
6 33 (5.73%) Linux
6 33 (5.73%) Windows 8
7 26 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (3.99%) UNIX
9 8 (1.39%) Windows Vista
10 7 (1.22%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.69%) Android
11 4 (0.69%) AIX
11 4 (0.69%) Solaris
12 2 (0.35%) Fedora
12 2 (0.35%) OS/400
13 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (18.06%) ITIL
2 87 (15.10%) Project Management
3 47 (8.16%) PRINCE2
4 44 (7.64%) Change Control
5 41 (7.12%) Service Delivery
6 28 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (4.34%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (4.17%) Scrum
8 24 (4.17%) Resource Management
9 23 (3.99%) Problem Management
10 22 (3.82%) CRM
10 22 (3.82%) Test Scripting
11 20 (3.47%) Change Management
11 20 (3.47%) Workflow
12 18 (3.13%) Data Analysis
12 18 (3.13%) Service Management
13 17 (2.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (2.95%) Software Testing
13 17 (2.95%) Programme Management
14 16 (2.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (16.32%) SQL
2 34 (5.90%) VBA
3 32 (5.56%) Java
4 26 (4.51%) T-SQL
5 18 (3.13%) C#
6 17 (2.95%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.91%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.39%) VBScript
10 7 (1.22%) VB
11 6 (1.04%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.69%) Perl
13 3 (0.52%) PHP
14 2 (0.35%) VB6
15 1 (0.17%) C
15 1 (0.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (7.81%) Degree
2 44 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (5.21%) MCSE
4 20 (3.47%) ISEB
5 19 (3.30%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (2.78%) MCP
7 10 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (1.74%) MCITP
7 10 (1.74%) MOS
8 9 (1.56%) MCSA
9 7 (1.22%) MCDST
9 7 (1.22%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.04%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.87%) MCTS
12 4 (0.69%) MBA
13 3 (0.52%) PMP
13 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (11.28%) SLA
2 19 (3.30%) QA
3 12 (2.08%) HL7
4 11 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.35%) Basel II
7 1 (0.17%) EFQM
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 206 (35.76%) Active Directory
2 62 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.82%) Terminal Services
3 22 (3.82%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.47%) XenApp
5 15 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (2.43%) vSphere
7 13 (2.26%) XenServer
8 8 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (1.39%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.52%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.17%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (6.94%) SCCM
2 15 (2.60%) WSUS
3 12 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (1.56%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.56%) SCOM
5 8 (1.39%) Nagios
6 7 (1.22%) OpenView
6 7 (1.22%) SCVMM
6 7 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
7 6 (1.04%) Oracle EDQ
8 3 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.35%) DameWare
10 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 426 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 92 (15.97%) Citrix
3 76 (13.19%) VMware
4 30 (5.21%) Cisco
5 27 (4.69%) Oracle
6 23 (3.99%) HP
6 23 (3.99%) Adobe
7 20 (3.47%) CommVault
8 17 (2.95%) NetApp
9 13 (2.26%) Dell
10 12 (2.08%) AppSense
10 12 (2.08%) Sage
11 11 (1.91%) Lotus
12 10 (1.74%) SAP
12 10 (1.74%) Symantec
13 8 (1.39%) Veeam
13 8 (1.39%) Huawei
13 8 (1.39%) IBM
13 8 (1.39%) Siebel
14 7 (1.22%) Avaya
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + excellent bens + on call allowance
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £39000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: comprehensive benefits package
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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