Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 68 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 289 277 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.31% 3.96% 4.78%
As % of the Applications category 50.97% 47.27% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 262 262 364
West Yorkshire median annual salary £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -1.82% -8.33%
10th Percentile £18,550 £18,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% -5.45% -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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 567 586 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.46% 8.37% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 479 540 625
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,725 £20,200
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -4.62% +8.33% -1.64%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 182 £28,000 +7.69% 35
Bradford +13 41 £33,000 +26.92% 8
Wakefield +6 24 £22,000 -15.38% 5
Huddersfield -5 12 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Brighouse +1 4 £25,750 +35.53%
Bingley +1 4 £47,500 +72.73%
Halifax +24 2 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Castleford - 2 £18,000 - 1
Batley -4 1 £23,000 -34.29% 1
Keighley - 1 £28,000 - 1
Microsoft Office
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 180 (62.28%) Microsoft
2 141 (48.79%) Windows
3 115 (39.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 105 (36.33%) Active Directory
5 88 (30.45%) Windows 7
6 72 (24.91%) Analytical Skills
7 71 (24.57%) ITIL
8 69 (23.88%) Problem-Solving
9 64 (22.15%) MS Exchange
10 61 (21.11%) SQL
11 51 (17.65%) Service Delivery
12 49 (16.96%) Finance
13 44 (15.22%) Logistics
13 44 (15.22%) Windows Server
14 43 (14.88%) Xerox
14 43 (14.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 41 (14.19%) C
16 37 (12.80%) SQL Server
17 35 (12.11%) Office 365
17 35 (12.11%) Mathematics
18 33 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2013
19 32 (11.07%) Degree
20 31 (10.73%) VMware
21 30 (10.38%) SLA
21 30 (10.38%) Coaching
22 29 (10.03%) Windows 10
22 29 (10.03%) Management Information System
22 29 (10.03%) Retail
23 28 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
23 28 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 64 (22.15%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (9.00%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.81%) SAS
5 11 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (3.46%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.04%) IBM Domino
8 3 (1.04%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.69%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.35%) CMS
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.35%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 115 (39.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (14.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (6.23%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.04%) Blender
5 3 (1.04%) Maya
5 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.69%) SPSS
7 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.11%) assyst
2 6 (2.08%) iTrent
3 5 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.69%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.35%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.11%) Office 365
2 26 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.69%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.65%) DHCP
1 25 (8.65%) DNS
2 20 (6.92%) LAN
3 19 (6.57%) TCP/IP
3 19 (6.57%) WAN
4 18 (6.23%) Firewall
5 13 (4.50%) SAN
6 11 (3.81%) VPN
7 9 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (3.11%) Symposium
7 9 (3.11%) VoIP
8 8 (2.77%) Skype
9 5 (1.73%) IP Telephony
9 5 (1.73%) MPLS
10 3 (1.04%) VLAN
10 3 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.69%) IPsec
11 2 (0.69%) MVNO
11 2 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.88%) MS Access
4 16 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.81%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.11%) Base SAS
8 8 (2.77%) Power BI
9 6 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.38%) DB2
12 2 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.69%) MySQL
12 2 (0.69%) QlikView
13 1 (0.35%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 16 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.46%) JIRA
3 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (16.96%) Finance
2 29 (10.03%) Retail
3 27 (9.34%) Billing
3 27 (9.34%) Marketing
4 23 (7.96%) Local Government
5 10 (3.46%) Back Office
5 10 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.11%) Electronics
7 8 (2.77%) Military
8 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.73%) Advertising
9 5 (1.73%) Law
9 5 (1.73%) Publishing
10 4 (1.38%) Legal
11 3 (1.04%) Games
11 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (38.06%) Analyst
2 40 (13.84%) Service Analyst
3 38 (13.15%) Support Engineer
4 26 (9.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 24 (8.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 24 (8.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (8.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 22 (7.61%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (6.92%) IT Support
8 19 (6.57%) Business Analyst
9 18 (6.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (5.88%) IT Analyst
10 17 (5.88%) Support Analyst
11 16 (5.54%) Report Analyst
12 15 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 14 (4.84%) Developer
14 12 (4.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
14 12 (4.15%) Help Desk Analyst
14 12 (4.15%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.73%) .NET
1 5 (1.73%) COM
1 5 (1.73%) EDI
1 5 (1.73%) XML
2 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.38%) Classic ASP
3 3 (1.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (1.04%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (0.69%) HTML
4 2 (0.69%) ODBC
5 1 (0.35%) Middleware
5 1 (0.35%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 72 (24.91%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.03%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.96%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (7.61%) Driving Licence
5 14 (4.84%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (3.81%) e-Learning
7 9 (3.11%) Biotechnology
8 6 (2.08%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.08%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.73%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (1.73%) CMDB
9 5 (1.73%) NHS
9 5 (1.73%) PMI
10 4 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.04%) Learning Management System
11 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Licensing
11 3 (1.04%) PlayStation
12 2 (0.69%) FMCG
12 2 (0.69%) Handset
12 2 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 141 (48.79%) Windows
2 88 (30.45%) Windows 7
3 44 (15.22%) Windows Server
4 29 (10.03%) Windows 10
5 26 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (5.88%) Linux
8 12 (4.15%) Unix
9 10 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.08%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.73%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.04%) CentOS
12 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.04%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.69%) SUSE
13 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.35%) Android
14 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.57%) ITIL
2 69 (23.88%) Problem-Solving
3 51 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 44 (15.22%) Logistics
5 35 (12.11%) Mathematics
6 30 (10.38%) Coaching
7 28 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (8.30%) Incident Management
9 22 (7.61%) CRM
9 22 (7.61%) Problem Management
10 21 (7.27%) Service Management
11 20 (6.92%) Process Improvement
12 19 (6.57%) ITIL V3
13 16 (5.54%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.19%) Analytics
14 15 (5.19%) Business Analysis
14 15 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (5.19%) Knowledge Management
14 15 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (5.19%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.11%) SQL
2 41 (14.19%) C
3 22 (7.61%) VBA
4 12 (4.15%) Java
5 11 (3.81%) PL/SQL
6 10 (3.46%) VB
7 9 (3.11%) MATLAB
7 9 (3.11%) R
8 8 (2.77%) C#
8 8 (2.77%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.42%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.38%) Tcl
11 3 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.04%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) C++
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (11.07%) Degree
2 23 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.84%) A+ Certification
4 10 (3.46%) MCDST
4 10 (3.46%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.46%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.42%) MCP
6 6 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.08%) MCSA
6 6 (2.08%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.38%) MCSE
8 3 (1.04%) CCNA
8 3 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.69%) ISEB
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.35%) PMP
10 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.38%) SLA
2 11 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.46%) QA
4 9 (3.11%) PMO
5 5 (1.73%) P3O
6 3 (1.04%) GDPR
7 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 105 (36.33%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.54%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (4.50%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.73%) XenApp
6 4 (1.38%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.38%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.69%) vSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (7.27%) WSUS
2 17 (5.88%) SCCM
3 13 (4.50%) vCenter Server
4 10 (3.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (3.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.69%) SCOM
7 2 (0.69%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.35%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 180 (62.28%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.88%) Xerox
3 31 (10.73%) VMware
4 22 (7.61%) Cisco
5 19 (6.57%) Oracle
6 18 (6.23%) Apple
6 18 (6.23%) Citrix
6 18 (6.23%) Tableau
7 15 (5.19%) Symantec
8 12 (4.15%) Remedy
9 9 (3.11%) Cognos
9 9 (3.11%) Dell
10 8 (2.77%) Alteryx
11 7 (2.42%) Sophos
12 6 (2.08%) SAP
13 5 (1.73%) SonicWALL
13 5 (1.73%) WatchGuard
14 4 (1.38%) Adobe
14 4 (1.38%) Google
14 4 (1.38%) Veeam