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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 284 307 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.96% 5.04% 5.11%
As % of the Applications category 22.87% 28.96% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 236 262 260
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £49,850 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -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
1242 1060 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.30% 17.39% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 969 842 833
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 December 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 December 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 -23 186 £30,000 +7.14% 37
South Yorkshire +14 59 £23,000 -23.33% 4
North Yorkshire -3 23 £35,000 +16.66% 5
East Yorkshire -1 11 £26,000 -5.45% 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 460 (72.10%) Microsoft
2 301 (47.18%) MS Excel
3 258 (40.44%) Windows
4 179 (28.06%) Active Directory
5 119 (18.65%) Finance
6 118 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
7 105 (16.46%) MS PowerPoint
8 104 (16.30%) Project Management
9 103 (16.14%) Windows 7
10 100 (15.67%) ITIL
10 100 (15.67%) SQL
11 93 (14.58%) VMware
12 84 (13.17%) MS Exchange
13 82 (12.85%) SQL Server
14 80 (12.54%) SLA
15 78 (12.23%) Citrix
15 78 (12.23%) Windows Server 2008
16 72 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 72 (11.29%) MS Visio
16 72 (11.29%) PRINCE2
17 70 (10.97%) Windows XP
18 68 (10.66%) SharePoint
19 63 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
19 63 (9.87%) Degree
20 55 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
21 50 (7.84%) SAN
21 50 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
22 48 (7.52%) Change Control
23 45 (7.05%) Service Management
23 45 (7.05%) MS Project

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 84 (13.17%) MS Exchange
2 68 (10.66%) SharePoint
3 42 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 23 (3.61%) Office Communications Server
7 16 (2.51%) CMS
8 14 (2.19%) Lync
9 11 (1.72%) IIS
10 9 (1.41%) MS Project Server
11 8 (1.25%) SAS
11 8 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.94%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.94%) Confluence
13 5 (0.78%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.47%) Apache
16 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
17 1 (0.16%) Site Server
Applications
1 301 (47.18%) MS Excel
2 105 (16.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 72 (11.29%) MS Visio
4 45 (7.05%) MS Project
5 18 (2.82%) Photoshop
6 10 (1.57%) FreeHand
6 10 (1.57%) Fireworks
6 10 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.63%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.47%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.31%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.94%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.47%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.47%) Line 500
5 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.16%) assyst
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.66%) Office 365
2 12 (1.88%) SaaS
3 11 (1.72%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.84%) SAN
2 44 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 41 (6.43%) DNS
4 30 (4.70%) DHCP
5 29 (4.55%) LAN
6 27 (4.23%) VPN
6 27 (4.23%) NAS
7 24 (3.76%) WAN
8 21 (3.29%) VoIP
9 20 (3.13%) Internet
10 15 (2.35%) Wireless
11 12 (1.88%) Firewall
12 11 (1.72%) Intranet
13 6 (0.94%) VLAN
13 6 (0.94%) FTP
14 5 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.63%) Unified Communications
15 4 (0.63%) SSH
16 3 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (0.47%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (2.82%) MS Access
5 8 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.10%) QlikView
7 6 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.94%) SAP BW
8 5 (0.78%) IDOL
8 5 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.16%) OLTP
12 1 (0.16%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.16%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
1 15 (2.35%) JIRA
2 13 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 11 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.10%) Toad
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (0.78%) Ranorex
6 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.47%) Selenium
6 3 (0.47%) TestNG
6 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.47%) JUnit
6 3 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.31%) Subversion
7 2 (0.31%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.16%) ERwin
General
1 119 (18.65%) Finance
2 35 (5.49%) Marketing
3 28 (4.39%) Legal
4 21 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.29%) Banking
5 19 (2.98%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.66%) Retail
7 11 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.41%) Czech Language
8 9 (1.41%) Advertising
8 9 (1.41%) French Language
9 8 (1.25%) Law
10 4 (0.63%) Electronics
10 4 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.63%) Military
11 2 (0.31%) Back Office
11 2 (0.31%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 272 (42.63%) Analyst
2 60 (9.40%) Senior Analyst
3 57 (8.93%) Service Analyst
4 55 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
5 54 (8.46%) Support Analyst
5 54 (8.46%) Business Analyst
6 48 (7.52%) Project Manager
6 48 (7.52%) Developer
6 48 (7.52%) PMO Analyst
6 48 (7.52%) IT Support
7 44 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 34 (5.33%) Junior
9 33 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 30 (4.70%) Technical Support
11 24 (3.76%) Technical Analyst
12 23 (3.61%) Consultant
12 23 (3.61%) Designer
13 22 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
14 21 (3.29%) Technical Support Analyst
15 20 (3.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.02%) .NET
2 25 (3.92%) HTML
3 18 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 18 (2.82%) XML
4 16 (2.51%) Flash
5 13 (2.04%) CSS
6 11 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (1.57%) HTML5
7 10 (1.57%) CSS3
8 7 (1.10%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.94%) Web Services
10 5 (0.78%) XSLT
10 5 (0.78%) Application Packaging
10 5 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (0.63%) jQuery
12 3 (0.47%) Ajax
12 3 (0.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (0.47%) WCF
12 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 118 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.27%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.64%) Blackberry
4 26 (4.08%) Clustering
5 24 (3.76%) User Experience
6 20 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.88%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.72%) PMI
9 10 (1.57%) Animation
10 9 (1.41%) iPhone
11 8 (1.25%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.25%) GIS
12 7 (1.10%) NHS
12 7 (1.10%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.10%) Statistics
12 7 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.78%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.78%) iPad
13 5 (0.78%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 258 (40.44%) Windows
2 103 (16.14%) Windows 7
3 78 (12.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (10.97%) Windows XP
5 55 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (5.96%) Windows 8
7 37 (5.80%) Linux
8 30 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (4.39%) UNIX
10 16 (2.51%) Windows 2000
11 13 (2.04%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.78%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.63%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.63%) Android
14 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (16.30%) Project Management
2 100 (15.67%) ITIL
3 72 (11.29%) PRINCE2
4 50 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 48 (7.52%) Change Control
6 45 (7.05%) Service Management
7 41 (6.43%) Business Analysis
8 39 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (4.70%) Change Management
11 29 (4.55%) Data Management
12 28 (4.39%) Workflow
13 26 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (3.92%) CRM
15 24 (3.76%) Mentoring
16 23 (3.61%) Data Analysis
16 23 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
17 22 (3.45%) Coaching
18 20 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 100 (15.67%) SQL
2 28 (4.39%) VBA
3 22 (3.45%) C#
4 20 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.35%) VB
6 12 (1.88%) VB.NET
7 10 (1.57%) VB6
8 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.10%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.94%) ABAP
10 6 (0.94%) ActionScript
11 5 (0.78%) VBScript
11 5 (0.78%) Java
11 5 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.31%) C
12 2 (0.31%) PHP
12 2 (0.31%) XPath
13 1 (0.16%) Python
13 1 (0.16%) C++
13 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
1 63 (9.87%) Degree
2 28 (4.39%) MCSE
3 25 (3.92%) PMI Certification
4 24 (3.76%) MCSA
5 21 (3.29%) MCP
6 19 (2.98%) ISEB
7 17 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.19%) PMP
9 11 (1.72%) ACCA
9 11 (1.72%) CIMA
9 11 (1.72%) CCNA
9 11 (1.72%) Security Cleared
10 10 (1.57%) MCITP
11 9 (1.41%) MBA
11 9 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 9 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 8 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (1.25%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (12.54%) SLA
2 29 (4.55%) QA
3 8 (1.25%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.31%) P3O
7 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.16%) Basel II
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 179 (28.06%) Active Directory
2 72 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (6.43%) XenApp
4 24 (3.76%) Hyper-V
5 23 (3.61%) XenServer
6 5 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.31%) vSphere
8 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (3.76%) SCCM
2 12 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (1.57%) SCOM
4 8 (1.25%) SCVMM
5 7 (1.10%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.10%) Oracle EDQ
6 5 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.47%) Opsview
8 2 (0.31%) WSUS
9 1 (0.16%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.16%) Nessus
9 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 460 (72.10%) Microsoft
2 93 (14.58%) VMware
3 78 (12.23%) Citrix
4 30 (4.70%) NetApp
5 28 (4.39%) CommVault
6 26 (4.08%) Oracle
7 23 (3.61%) Cisco
7 23 (3.61%) AppSense
8 20 (3.13%) HP
9 19 (2.98%) Symantec
10 18 (2.82%) Adobe
10 18 (2.82%) Google
11 13 (2.04%) Remedy
11 13 (2.04%) CheckPoint
12 12 (1.88%) Sage
13 10 (1.57%) Macromedia
13 10 (1.57%) EPiServer
13 10 (1.57%) ServiceNow
14 9 (1.41%) SAP
14 9 (1.41%) Dell
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Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, life assurance
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Amsys
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £25,000-£30,000 (£50,000 OTE after accreditation)
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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