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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 51 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 312 277 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.42% 4.28% 5.87%
As % of the Applications category 25.98% 26.18% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 247 247 290
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
1201 1058 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.03% 16.34% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 934 854 822
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
West Yorkshire -3 211 £30,000 +5.26% 33
South Yorkshire +32 68 £24,150 -12.18% 11
North Yorkshire -1 25 £22,500 -13.46% 3
East Yorkshire +1 8 £29,000 -42.00% 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 444 (72.79%) Microsoft
2 267 (43.77%) MS Excel
3 265 (43.44%) Windows
4 192 (31.48%) Active Directory
5 108 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
6 107 (17.54%) Finance
7 106 (17.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 105 (17.21%) VMware
9 104 (17.05%) Windows 7
10 103 (16.89%) SLA
11 99 (16.23%) ITIL
11 99 (16.23%) SQL
12 95 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 92 (15.08%) Citrix
14 90 (14.75%) MS Exchange
15 86 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 80 (13.11%) Project Management
17 79 (12.95%) SQL Server
18 74 (12.13%) MS Visio
19 72 (11.80%) Windows Server 2003
20 67 (10.98%) Windows XP
20 67 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
21 64 (10.49%) SAN
22 63 (10.33%) SharePoint
22 63 (10.33%) PRINCE2
22 63 (10.33%) Change Control
23 52 (8.52%) XenApp
24 51 (8.36%) Exchange Server 2010
25 49 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
26 47 (7.70%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 90 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 63 (10.33%) SharePoint
3 51 (8.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (6.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 22 (3.61%) Office Communications Server
7 17 (2.79%) Lync
8 16 (2.62%) CMS
9 12 (1.97%) IIS
10 9 (1.48%) MS Project Server
11 8 (1.31%) SAS
12 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.15%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.49%) Apache
15 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.16%) Site Server
16 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 267 (43.77%) MS Excel
2 106 (17.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 74 (12.13%) MS Visio
4 46 (7.54%) MS Project
5 18 (2.95%) Photoshop
6 10 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (1.64%) FreeHand
6 10 (1.64%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.49%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.33%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.98%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.49%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.61%) Office 365
2 14 (2.30%) SaaS
3 8 (1.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (10.49%) SAN
2 47 (7.70%) DNS
2 47 (7.70%) TCP/IP
3 35 (5.74%) NAS
4 34 (5.57%) DHCP
5 32 (5.25%) VPN
6 25 (4.10%) LAN
7 23 (3.77%) VoIP
8 22 (3.61%) Internet
9 21 (3.44%) WAN
10 15 (2.46%) Wireless
11 12 (1.97%) Firewall
12 10 (1.64%) Intranet
13 9 (1.48%) Unified Communications
13 9 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.98%) VLAN
14 6 (0.98%) FTP
14 6 (0.98%) Extranet
15 3 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (0.49%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 49 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (6.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (3.93%) MS Access
5 10 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (1.48%) QlikView
7 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.15%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.15%) Star Schema
9 6 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.98%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.82%) NonStop SQL
11 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (2.46%) Dreamweaver
2 13 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (1.15%) Toad
5 7 (1.15%) JIRA
6 4 (0.66%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.16%) ERwin
8 1 (0.16%) FrontPage
General
1 107 (17.54%) Finance
2 30 (4.92%) Marketing
3 28 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.79%) Legal
5 15 (2.46%) Retail
6 11 (1.80%) Banking
7 10 (1.64%) Advertising
8 9 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Electronics
10 4 (0.66%) Military
11 3 (0.49%) Law
11 3 (0.49%) Czech Language
11 3 (0.49%) French Language
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 265 (43.44%) Analyst
2 70 (11.48%) Service Analyst
3 66 (10.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 52 (8.52%) Junior
5 50 (8.20%) Support Analyst
5 50 (8.20%) Business Analyst
6 49 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
7 47 (7.70%) Developer
8 45 (7.38%) IT Support
9 42 (6.89%) Project Manager
10 39 (6.39%) Support Engineer
11 37 (6.07%) 2nd Line Support
12 36 (5.90%) PMO Analyst
13 29 (4.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (4.75%) Technical Support
14 25 (4.10%) Technical Engineer
15 23 (3.77%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
16 22 (3.61%) Junior Project Manager
16 22 (3.61%) Designer
17 20 (3.28%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.59%) .NET
2 26 (4.26%) HTML
3 18 (2.95%) XML
4 16 (2.62%) Flash
5 15 (2.46%) ASP.NET
5 15 (2.46%) CSS
6 10 (1.64%) HTML5
6 10 (1.64%) CSS3
7 8 (1.31%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (1.15%) Web Services
9 6 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (0.82%) XSLT
11 4 (0.66%) WinForms
12 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (0.49%) COM
12 3 (0.49%) Ajax
13 2 (0.33%) Application Packaging
13 2 (0.33%) WCF
13 2 (0.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.70%) Management Information System
3 42 (6.89%) Blackberry
4 35 (5.74%) Clustering
5 22 (3.61%) User Experience
6 17 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.30%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.97%) Fat Client
8 12 (1.97%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.64%) Animation
9 10 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.48%) iPhone
10 9 (1.48%) NHS
11 7 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.15%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.15%) Statistics
12 6 (0.98%) Replication
13 5 (0.82%) iPad
13 5 (0.82%) PMI
14 4 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 265 (43.44%) Windows
2 104 (17.05%) Windows 7
3 95 (15.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (11.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 67 (10.98%) Windows XP
6 44 (7.21%) Linux
7 41 (6.72%) UNIX
8 38 (6.23%) Windows 8
9 37 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (2.62%) Windows Vista
11 13 (2.13%) Windows 2000
12 7 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.66%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.66%) Android
14 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (16.23%) ITIL
2 80 (13.11%) Project Management
3 63 (10.33%) PRINCE2
3 63 (10.33%) Change Control
4 43 (7.05%) Change Management
5 42 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 37 (6.07%) Service Management
7 36 (5.90%) Business Analysis
8 34 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (5.25%) Workflow
10 31 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (4.59%) CRM
12 26 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
14 22 (3.61%) Data Management
14 22 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (3.61%) Time Management
15 20 (3.28%) UML
15 20 (3.28%) Information Security
16 18 (2.95%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (16.23%) SQL
2 26 (4.26%) VBA
3 22 (3.61%) C#
3 22 (3.61%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.80%) PowerShell
4 11 (1.80%) VB
5 9 (1.48%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.15%) VB.NET
6 7 (1.15%) VB6
7 6 (0.98%) ABAP
7 6 (0.98%) ActionScript
7 6 (0.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.33%) VBScript
8 2 (0.33%) Java
9 1 (0.16%) R
9 1 (0.16%) C++
9 1 (0.16%) C
9 1 (0.16%) PHP
9 1 (0.16%) Python
9 1 (0.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (7.70%) Degree
3 27 (4.43%) MCSA
4 26 (4.26%) MCP
5 22 (3.61%) MCSE
6 20 (3.28%) ISEB
7 17 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.62%) MCDST
9 12 (1.97%) PMI Certification
10 11 (1.80%) CCNA
11 10 (1.64%) MOS
12 8 (1.31%) CIMA
12 8 (1.31%) ACCA
12 8 (1.31%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.15%) PMP
13 7 (1.15%) HND
14 6 (0.98%) MCITP
14 6 (0.98%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (16.89%) SLA
2 26 (4.26%) QA
3 10 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.33%) P3O
6 1 (0.16%) Basel II
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 192 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 86 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (8.52%) XenApp
4 27 (4.43%) Hyper-V
5 22 (3.61%) XenServer
6 9 (1.48%) vSphere
7 8 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.15%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.66%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 29 (4.75%) SCCM
2 20 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 15 (2.46%) SCOM
4 13 (2.13%) Opsview
5 11 (1.80%) SCVMM
6 8 (1.31%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.15%) Oracle EDQ
8 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.33%) WSUS
10 1 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.16%) DameWare
10 1 (0.16%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.16%) Nessus
10 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 444 (72.79%) Microsoft
2 105 (17.21%) VMware
3 92 (15.08%) Citrix
4 37 (6.07%) NetApp
5 33 (5.41%) CommVault
6 27 (4.43%) Oracle
7 25 (4.10%) Symantec
8 24 (3.93%) Cisco
9 22 (3.61%) AppSense
10 20 (3.28%) CheckPoint
11 18 (2.95%) HP
11 18 (2.95%) Dell
12 16 (2.62%) Adobe
13 15 (2.46%) Google
14 13 (2.13%) Kaspersky
15 10 (1.64%) EPiServer
15 10 (1.64%) SAP
15 10 (1.64%) Business Objects
15 10 (1.64%) Sage
15 10 (1.64%) Macromedia
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + PENSION + EXCELLENT BENS
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
engage interactive
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago