The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 46 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 354 296 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.80% 5.60% 4.75%
As % of the Applications category 28.92% 31.52% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 310 262 235
Average salary £28,750 £28,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
England

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

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1224 939 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.59% 17.75% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 946 770 816
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £48,000
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 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 September 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 September 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
(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
West Yorkshire -6 254 £27,500 -8.33% 19
South Yorkshire +7 54 £26,500 +15.21% 11
North Yorkshire -27 31 £31,250 +11.60% 3
East Yorkshire -2 6 £27,250 -16.15% 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 508 (74.82%) Microsoft
2 323 (47.57%) MS Excel
3 297 (43.74%) Windows
4 237 (34.90%) Active Directory
5 129 (19.00%) Finance
6 120 (17.67%) MS Exchange
7 119 (17.53%) Project Management
8 113 (16.64%) SQL Server
9 104 (15.32%) Windows 7
10 100 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 97 (14.29%) ITIL
12 96 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
13 95 (13.99%) Citrix
14 88 (12.96%) SQL
15 87 (12.81%) Windows XP
15 87 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
16 86 (12.67%) SharePoint
17 78 (11.49%) VMware
18 71 (10.46%) PRINCE2
19 69 (10.16%) Degree
20 65 (9.57%) SLA
21 64 (9.43%) DNS
22 63 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
23 62 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
24 60 (8.84%) MS PowerPoint
25 58 (8.54%) TCP/IP
26 54 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
27 52 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
27 52 (7.66%) MS Visio
28 49 (7.22%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 120 (17.67%) MS Exchange
2 86 (12.67%) SharePoint
3 48 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (4.57%) Office Communications Server
6 21 (3.09%) CMS
6 21 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (2.65%) Lync
8 11 (1.62%) IIS
9 10 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (1.33%) Confluence
11 8 (1.18%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.88%) WorkSite
12 6 (0.88%) WordPress
13 5 (0.74%) MS Project Server
13 5 (0.74%) SAS
14 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.29%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 323 (47.57%) MS Excel
2 60 (8.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 52 (7.66%) MS Visio
4 34 (5.01%) MS Project
5 12 (1.77%) Photoshop
6 10 (1.47%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.74%) FreeHand
7 5 (0.74%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.88%) Line 500
2 6 (0.88%) Magento
3 5 (0.74%) Agresso
4 3 (0.44%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.29%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.15%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.15%) assyst
6 1 (0.15%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.12%) Office 365
2 11 (1.62%) SaaS
3 9 (1.33%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (9.43%) DNS
2 58 (8.54%) TCP/IP
3 47 (6.92%) DHCP
4 37 (5.45%) SAN
5 35 (5.15%) Internet
5 35 (5.15%) LAN
6 30 (4.42%) NAS
6 30 (4.42%) VPN
7 25 (3.68%) WAN
8 12 (1.77%) VoIP
9 11 (1.62%) Unified Communications
10 10 (1.47%) Firewall
10 10 (1.47%) Intranet
11 6 (0.88%) ATM
11 6 (0.88%) VLAN
12 5 (0.74%) Network Security
12 5 (0.74%) IP Telephony
12 5 (0.74%) FTP
13 4 (0.59%) MPLS
13 4 (0.59%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (16.64%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (1.03%) QlikView
6 6 (0.88%) IDOL
7 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.59%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.29%) MS Access
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.15%) MySQL
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (2.80%) JIRA
2 18 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 14 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (1.03%) Toad
6 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (0.44%) TestNG
8 3 (0.44%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.44%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.44%) Selenium
8 3 (0.44%) Subversion
8 3 (0.44%) JUnit
9 2 (0.29%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.15%) Flex Builder
10 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.15%) MSTest
10 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
General
1 129 (19.00%) Finance
2 47 (6.92%) Legal
3 37 (5.45%) Marketing
4 33 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 27 (3.98%) Retail
6 25 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 24 (3.53%) Banking
8 20 (2.95%) French Language
9 19 (2.80%) Czech Language
9 19 (2.80%) Retail Banking
10 16 (2.36%) Law
11 6 (0.88%) Advertising
12 3 (0.44%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 297 (43.74%) Analyst
2 99 (14.58%) Support Analyst
3 62 (9.13%) IT Support
4 58 (8.54%) Technical Support
5 54 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
6 52 (7.66%) Service Analyst
6 52 (7.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 49 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
7 49 (7.22%) Support Engineer
8 44 (6.48%) PMO Analyst
9 42 (6.19%) Technical Analyst
10 41 (6.04%) Project Manager
10 41 (6.04%) Developer
11 39 (5.74%) Technical Support Analyst
12 34 (5.01%) Business Analyst
13 33 (4.86%) Consultant
13 33 (4.86%) Designer
14 26 (3.83%) IT Support Analyst
15 25 (3.68%) Junior
16 22 (3.24%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.07%) .NET
2 22 (3.24%) HTML
3 17 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 13 (1.91%) CSS
4 13 (1.91%) XML
5 12 (1.77%) Flash
6 10 (1.47%) Application Packaging
6 10 (1.47%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.18%) jQuery
8 7 (1.03%) HTML5
8 7 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (0.88%) RSS
9 6 (0.88%) CSS3
10 5 (0.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (0.74%) WCF
11 4 (0.59%) WinForms
11 4 (0.59%) WPF
11 4 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (0.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 96 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.57%) Blackberry
3 29 (4.27%) Clustering
4 19 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.80%) PMI
5 13 (1.91%) User Experience
6 10 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.18%) GIS
7 8 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.03%) iPhone
9 6 (0.88%) PKI
10 5 (0.74%) iPad
10 5 (0.74%) PDA
10 5 (0.74%) Animation
11 4 (0.59%) NHS
11 4 (0.59%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.59%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.44%) Statistics
12 3 (0.44%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 297 (43.74%) Windows
2 104 (15.32%) Windows 7
3 100 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 87 (12.81%) Windows XP
4 87 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (6.48%) Linux
6 35 (5.15%) Windows 8
7 32 (4.71%) UNIX
8 18 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (2.36%) Windows Vista
10 10 (1.47%) Windows 2000
11 9 (1.33%) Android
12 5 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.59%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (17.53%) Project Management
2 97 (14.29%) ITIL
3 71 (10.46%) PRINCE2
4 63 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 49 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (6.77%) Change Control
7 41 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 41 (6.04%) Mentoring
8 36 (5.30%) Service Management
9 35 (5.15%) Business Analysis
10 32 (4.71%) Coaching
11 30 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
12 29 (4.27%) Six Sigma
13 28 (4.12%) Service Delivery
13 28 (4.12%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (3.68%) Programme Management
14 25 (3.68%) Lean Six Sigma
15 21 (3.09%) Workflow
15 21 (3.09%) Change Management
16 20 (2.95%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (12.96%) SQL
2 23 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 19 (2.80%) C#
4 18 (2.65%) VB.NET
4 18 (2.65%) VBA
5 14 (2.06%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.62%) VB
7 9 (1.33%) PHP
8 8 (1.18%) VB6
9 7 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.03%) Java
9 7 (1.03%) ActionScript
10 6 (0.88%) VBScript
11 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.29%) XPath
13 1 (0.15%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (10.16%) Degree
2 52 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (6.04%) PMI Certification
4 29 (4.27%) MCSE
5 23 (3.39%) MBA
6 22 (3.24%) PMP
6 22 (3.24%) ISEB
7 19 (2.80%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 19 (2.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 14 (2.06%) MCITP
9 13 (1.91%) MCP
9 13 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (1.77%) MCSA
10 12 (1.77%) Security Cleared
11 11 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.47%) CCA
13 9 (1.33%) MCTS
13 9 (1.33%) ACCA
13 9 (1.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (9.57%) SLA
2 19 (2.80%) QA
3 9 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.59%) Basel II
7 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 237 (34.90%) Active Directory
2 62 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (7.07%) XenApp
4 28 (4.12%) XenServer
5 26 (3.83%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.44%) vSphere
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 38 (5.60%) SCCM
2 13 (1.91%) Oracle EDQ
3 10 (1.47%) SCVMM
4 7 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.88%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.74%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.59%) WSUS
7 4 (0.59%) SCOM
8 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 508 (74.82%) Microsoft
2 95 (13.99%) Citrix
3 78 (11.49%) VMware
4 33 (4.86%) NetApp
5 28 (4.12%) CommVault
5 28 (4.12%) AppSense
6 24 (3.53%) Cisco
7 23 (3.39%) Oracle
8 19 (2.80%) Minitab
8 19 (2.80%) Adobe
9 17 (2.50%) Symantec
10 16 (2.36%) Sage
10 16 (2.36%) Google
11 15 (2.21%) HP
12 14 (2.06%) Remedy
12 14 (2.06%) Siebel
13 13 (1.91%) ServiceNow
14 12 (1.77%) CheckPoint
14 12 (1.77%) Informatica
14 12 (1.77%) DataFlux
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilton, Yorkshire
networx
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 6 days ago