Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 70 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 182 193 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.80% 3.83% 4.30%
As % of the Applications category 51.27% 48.13% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 163 188 250
Leeds median annual salary £28,000 £26,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -6.31% -7.50%
10th Percentile £18,600 £18,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -1.82% -8.33%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 355 401 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.42% 7.96% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 295 373 464
Leeds median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -3.23%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Leeds

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Leeds.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Leeds

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 109 (59.89%) Microsoft
2 86 (47.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 79 (43.41%) Windows
4 60 (32.97%) Active Directory
5 54 (29.67%) ITIL
6 51 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (26.37%) Problem-Solving
8 46 (25.27%) Service Delivery
9 44 (24.18%) Finance
10 43 (23.63%) MS Exchange
10 43 (23.63%) Xerox
11 40 (21.98%) Windows 7
11 40 (21.98%) C
12 35 (19.23%) SQL
13 33 (18.13%) Mathematics
14 30 (16.48%) SQL Server
15 29 (15.93%) Management Information System
16 28 (15.38%) Degree
16 28 (15.38%) Windows Server
17 26 (14.29%) SLA
18 23 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (12.64%) Local Government
18 23 (12.64%) VMware
18 23 (12.64%) Coaching
19 22 (12.09%) Driving Licence
19 22 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (12.09%) Logistics
19 22 (12.09%) Incident Management
19 22 (12.09%) Problem Management
20 21 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (23.63%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.49%) SAS
5 4 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.65%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.65%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.65%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 86 (47.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (4.95%) assyst
2 4 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.89%) Office 365
2 8 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.24%) Firewall
2 11 (6.04%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.49%) LAN
3 10 (5.49%) WAN
4 9 (4.95%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (4.95%) Symposium
5 8 (4.40%) SAN
6 6 (3.30%) DHCP
6 6 (3.30%) DNS
7 5 (2.75%) VoIP
7 5 (2.75%) VPN
8 4 (2.20%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.10%) MVNO
9 2 (1.10%) VLAN
9 2 (1.10%) Wireless
10 1 (0.55%) MPLS
10 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (9.34%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (9.34%) MS Access
4 16 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.95%) Base SAS
7 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.20%) Power BI
8 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.10%) MySQL
9 2 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.49%) JIRA
3 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (24.18%) Finance
2 23 (12.64%) Local Government
3 21 (11.54%) Billing
4 15 (8.24%) Marketing
5 13 (7.14%) Retail
6 10 (5.49%) Back Office
6 10 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (4.95%) Electronics
8 8 (4.40%) Military
9 5 (2.75%) Law
9 5 (2.75%) Publishing
10 4 (2.20%) Legal
11 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.55%) Advertising
12 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (34.62%) Analyst
2 28 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 25 (13.74%) Support Engineer
4 22 (12.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (10.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (8.79%) Service Desk Analyst
9 14 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (7.69%) Developer
10 12 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (6.59%) Report Analyst
11 11 (6.04%) IT Support
12 10 (5.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 10 (5.49%) Infrastructure Support
12 10 (5.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 9 (4.95%) Data Manager
13 9 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (4.95%) Senior Statistical Analyst
13 9 (4.95%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.75%) .NET
1 5 (2.75%) COM
2 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.20%) Classic ASP
2 4 (2.20%) XML
3 2 (1.10%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 51 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (15.93%) Management Information System
3 22 (12.09%) Driving Licence
4 11 (6.04%) e-Learning
5 9 (4.95%) Biotechnology
5 9 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.30%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.75%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (2.75%) CMDB
7 5 (2.75%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.75%) PMI
8 4 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.65%) Learning Management System
9 3 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Licensing
9 3 (1.65%) NHS
9 3 (1.65%) PlayStation
10 2 (1.10%) FMCG
10 2 (1.10%) Handset
10 2 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 79 (43.41%) Windows
2 40 (21.98%) Windows 7
3 28 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.49%) Windows 10
5 9 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.40%) Unix
6 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.30%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.20%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.65%) CentOS
10 3 (1.65%) Linux
10 3 (1.65%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.10%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.67%) ITIL
2 48 (26.37%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (25.27%) Service Delivery
4 33 (18.13%) Mathematics
5 23 (12.64%) Coaching
6 22 (12.09%) Incident Management
6 22 (12.09%) Logistics
6 22 (12.09%) Problem Management
7 20 (10.99%) Process Improvement
8 19 (10.44%) ITIL V3
9 15 (8.24%) Configuration Management
9 15 (8.24%) CRM
9 15 (8.24%) Knowledge Management
10 14 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 14 (7.69%) Change Management
10 14 (7.69%) Workflow
11 13 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.14%) Matrix Management
11 13 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.98%) C
2 35 (19.23%) SQL
3 20 (10.99%) VBA
4 10 (5.49%) VB
5 9 (4.95%) MATLAB
5 9 (4.95%) R
6 8 (4.40%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.75%) C#
8 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.65%) PHP
8 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (15.38%) Degree
2 23 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.69%) A+ Certification
4 10 (5.49%) MCDST
4 10 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.49%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.85%) MCP
6 6 (3.30%) MCSA
6 6 (3.30%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.20%) MCSE
8 3 (1.65%) CCNA
8 3 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.10%) ISEB
9 2 (1.10%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.55%) PMP
10 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.29%) SLA
2 10 (5.49%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.95%) PMO
4 6 (3.30%) QA
5 5 (2.75%) P3O
6 2 (1.10%) GDPR
6 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (32.97%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.49%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.20%) XenApp
6 3 (1.65%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (9.34%) WSUS
2 11 (6.04%) vCenter Server
3 8 (4.40%) SCCM
4 5 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.65%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.10%) SCOM
6 2 (1.10%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.55%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 109 (59.89%) Microsoft
2 43 (23.63%) Xerox
3 23 (12.64%) VMware
4 18 (9.89%) Apple
4 18 (9.89%) Tableau
5 13 (7.14%) Cisco
6 11 (6.04%) Citrix
7 9 (4.95%) Cognos
7 9 (4.95%) Dell
8 8 (4.40%) Alteryx
9 5 (2.75%) SonicWALL
9 5 (2.75%) Symantec
9 5 (2.75%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.65%) Altiris
10 3 (1.65%) Capita
10 3 (1.65%) Lotus
10 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.65%) Sophos
10 3 (1.65%) Veritas
11 2 (1.10%) McAfee