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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 58 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 306 359 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.64% 4.93% 5.53%
As % of the Applications category 28.79% 30.61% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 257 317 267
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.45%
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
1063 1173 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.12% 16.10% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 897 903 763
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -8 205 £27,500 - 22
North Yorkshire +23 66 £25,000 -16.66% 11
South Yorkshire -20 30 £21,000 -30.00% 7
East Yorkshire +8 6 £26,250 -12.50% 4
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 469 (74.92%) Microsoft
2 356 (56.87%) MS Excel
3 264 (42.17%) Windows
4 182 (29.07%) Active Directory
5 172 (27.48%) ITIL
6 144 (23.00%) SQL
7 127 (20.29%) Finance
8 110 (17.57%) Windows 7
9 106 (16.93%) Citrix
10 97 (15.50%) MS Visio
11 93 (14.86%) VMware
12 80 (12.78%) SQL Server
13 79 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
14 76 (12.14%) Project Management
15 75 (11.98%) SharePoint
16 73 (11.66%) MS Exchange
17 71 (11.34%) MS PowerPoint
18 69 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
19 65 (10.38%) SLA
20 61 (9.74%) Windows XP
21 57 (9.11%) Windows Server 2008
22 54 (8.63%) Windows 8
23 53 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
24 52 (8.31%) TCP/IP
25 50 (7.99%) LAN
25 50 (7.99%) Windows Server 2012
26 49 (7.83%) VPN
27 47 (7.51%) WAN
27 47 (7.51%) Management Information System
28 46 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 75 (11.98%) SharePoint
2 73 (11.66%) MS Exchange
3 31 (4.95%) IIS
4 26 (4.15%) SAS
5 25 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (3.83%) Lync
6 24 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (1.60%) Confluence
9 8 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.12%) CMS
11 5 (0.80%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 356 (56.87%) MS Excel
2 97 (15.50%) MS Visio
3 71 (11.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (7.19%) MS Project
5 10 (1.60%) Acrobat
6 8 (1.28%) Photoshop
6 8 (1.28%) XMetaL
7 7 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.48%) InDesign
9 3 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.48%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.48%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.32%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.32%) CorelDRAW
10 2 (0.32%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.32%) Line 500
2 2 (0.32%) Magento
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.16%) assyst
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.07%) Office 365
2 18 (2.88%) Google Analytics
2 18 (2.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.31%) TCP/IP
2 50 (7.99%) LAN
3 49 (7.83%) VPN
4 47 (7.51%) WAN
5 38 (6.07%) Internet
6 35 (5.59%) DNS
7 33 (5.27%) SAN
8 32 (5.11%) DHCP
9 23 (3.67%) NAS
10 21 (3.35%) OSPF
10 21 (3.35%) BGP
11 20 (3.19%) MPLS
12 19 (3.04%) IPv6
13 18 (2.88%) IPv4
14 17 (2.72%) Intranet
14 17 (2.72%) NetScaler
15 16 (2.56%) VoIP
16 11 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (1.28%) Firewall
18 7 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.24%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.76%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.28%) QlikView
7 8 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (0.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 5 (0.80%) IDOL
10 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.48%) WebFOCUS
11 3 (0.48%) MySQL
11 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.48%) MS Access
11 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.40%) JIRA
3 8 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.80%) Toad
4 5 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (0.80%) Subversion
4 5 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.16%) Selenium
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 127 (20.29%) Finance
2 33 (5.27%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.63%) Marketing
4 27 (4.31%) Banking
5 24 (3.83%) Retail
6 15 (2.40%) Back Office
7 13 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.08%) Legal
8 12 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.28%) Law
11 4 (0.64%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) French Language
12 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 259 (41.37%) Analyst
2 88 (14.06%) Service Analyst
3 85 (13.58%) Service Desk Analyst
4 61 (9.74%) Support Analyst
5 43 (6.87%) Technical Analyst
6 42 (6.71%) Technical Support
7 40 (6.39%) Business Analyst
7 40 (6.39%) IT Support
8 34 (5.43%) Developer
8 34 (5.43%) Support Engineer
9 32 (5.11%) Technical Support Analyst
10 26 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (3.67%) Consultant
12 18 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
13 17 (2.72%) Coordinator
13 17 (2.72%) Project Manager
13 17 (2.72%) Financial Business Analyst
13 17 (2.72%) IT Support Engineer
13 17 (2.72%) PMO Analyst
14 16 (2.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.79%) .NET
2 22 (3.51%) HTML
3 16 (2.56%) CSS
4 14 (2.24%) COM
4 14 (2.24%) XML
5 11 (1.76%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.44%) Web Services
6 9 (1.44%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.28%) jQuery
8 7 (1.12%) WinForms
9 5 (0.80%) XSL
10 4 (0.64%) WCF
10 4 (0.64%) 802.1X
11 2 (0.32%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.32%) Ajax
11 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.32%) HTML5
12 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.16%) Flash
12 1 (0.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.51%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.35%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.04%) Blackberry
5 17 (2.72%) NHS
6 14 (2.24%) Client/Server
6 14 (2.24%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.76%) Social Media
8 7 (1.12%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.80%) Wiki
9 5 (0.80%) Clustering
10 4 (0.64%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.64%) IVR
10 4 (0.64%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.64%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.48%) iPad
11 3 (0.48%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.48%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.48%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 264 (42.17%) Windows
2 110 (17.57%) Windows 7
3 61 (9.74%) Windows XP
4 57 (9.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (8.63%) Windows 8
6 50 (7.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (5.43%) Linux
9 15 (2.40%) Apple iOS
10 13 (2.08%) Windows Vista
10 13 (2.08%) Mac OS X
11 11 (1.76%) UNIX
12 10 (1.60%) Android
13 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.64%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.48%) HPUX
15 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.16%) Debian
16 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (27.48%) ITIL
2 76 (12.14%) Project Management
3 46 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (7.19%) Change Management
5 43 (6.87%) Service Management
6 42 (6.71%) SDLC
7 37 (5.91%) Time Management
8 33 (5.27%) Service Delivery
9 32 (5.11%) PRINCE2
9 32 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (4.95%) Business Analysis
11 30 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (4.63%) CRM
13 26 (4.15%) Six Sigma
14 25 (3.99%) Document Management
14 25 (3.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (3.51%) Test Scripting
16 22 (3.51%) Analytics
17 20 (3.19%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 144 (23.00%) SQL
2 27 (4.31%) PowerShell
3 21 (3.35%) C
4 18 (2.88%) C#
4 18 (2.88%) T-SQL
5 17 (2.72%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.24%) VB
7 11 (1.76%) Java
8 9 (1.44%) VBA
9 8 (1.28%) VBScript
10 6 (0.96%) C++
10 6 (0.96%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.64%) VB6
13 3 (0.48%) C-shell
14 2 (0.32%) ABAP
14 2 (0.32%) PHP
15 1 (0.16%) Python
15 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 69 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (6.71%) Degree
3 38 (6.07%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (5.27%) ISEB
5 21 (3.35%) MCDST
6 20 (3.19%) CCNA
7 19 (3.04%) MCP
8 13 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (1.92%) MOS
10 11 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (1.60%) CCNP
11 10 (1.60%) CCIP
12 9 (1.44%) ISTQB
13 8 (1.28%) HND
13 8 (1.28%) CCIE
14 7 (1.12%) MCSA
15 6 (0.96%) MCSE
15 6 (0.96%) HNC
15 6 (0.96%) SAS Certification
16 5 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (10.38%) SLA
2 26 (4.15%) QA
3 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.48%) HL7
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 182 (29.07%) Active Directory
2 53 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (6.39%) XenApp
4 19 (3.04%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.88%) XenServer
6 17 (2.72%) vSphere
7 15 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 11 (1.76%) VMware ESX
9 11 (1.76%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.32%) Firmware
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.16%) Postfix
12 1 (0.16%) vCloud
12 1 (0.16%) KVM
12 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 32 (5.11%) SCCM
2 18 (2.88%) SCOM
3 15 (2.40%) vMotion
4 14 (2.24%) SCVMM
5 12 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (1.44%) FortiGate
7 9 (1.44%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.12%) DameWare
9 5 (0.80%) Opsview
10 3 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.48%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.48%) WSUS
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle EDQ
12 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
12 1 (0.16%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 469 (74.92%) Microsoft
2 106 (16.93%) Citrix
3 93 (14.86%) VMware
4 43 (6.87%) Cisco
5 20 (3.19%) CheckPoint
5 20 (3.19%) Symantec
6 18 (2.88%) Oracle
6 18 (2.88%) Adobe
6 18 (2.88%) Google
7 17 (2.72%) HP
7 17 (2.72%) CommVault
8 13 (2.08%) Brocade
9 11 (1.76%) Tieto
10 10 (1.60%) Kaspersky
11 9 (1.44%) Juniper
12 8 (1.28%) Apple
13 7 (1.12%) Remedy
13 7 (1.12%) SAP
14 6 (0.96%) Siemens
14 6 (0.96%) Lotus
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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