Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 67 55
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 315 279 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.06% 4.04% 4.54%
As % of the Applications category 54.22% 49.21% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 272 245 339
West Yorkshire median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £18,500 £18,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £39,650 £43,750 £47,600
Yorkshire median annual salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year -5.45% +7.84% -7.27%

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 581 567 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.34% 8.21% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 477 487 575
West Yorkshire median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.43% +16.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £19,150 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £29,437
% change year-on-year -11.76% +15.50% -1.88%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +13 214 £27,250 +4.81% 28
Bradford +19 35 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Wakefield +13 35 £22,000 -15.38% 5
Huddersfield +2 7 £26,000 - 2
Batley 0 5 £18,000 -48.57% 2
Brighouse 0 3 £32,000 +68.42%
Castleford - 3 £18,000 - 1
Keighley - 3 £28,000 -
Wetherby -15 1 £21,625 -21.36%
Ossett - 1 £23,500 -
Microsoft Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 192 (60.95%) Microsoft
2 163 (51.75%) Windows
3 112 (35.56%) Active Directory
4 105 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 80 (25.40%) Finance
6 75 (23.81%) ITIL
7 72 (22.86%) Windows 7
8 64 (20.32%) SQL
9 62 (19.68%) Windows Server
10 57 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
11 55 (17.46%) MS Exchange
12 54 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (14.92%) SLA
14 45 (14.29%) Service Delivery
14 45 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 43 (13.65%) Office 365
16 37 (11.75%) C
17 36 (11.43%) Retail
17 36 (11.43%) Xerox
18 34 (10.79%) Management Information System
18 34 (10.79%) SQL Server
18 34 (10.79%) Degree
18 34 (10.79%) Mathematics
19 33 (10.48%) Logistics
20 32 (10.16%) SharePoint
21 31 (9.84%) VMware
22 30 (9.52%) Marketing
22 30 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 29 (9.21%) Service Management
23 29 (9.21%) DHCP

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 55 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.16%) SharePoint
3 22 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (5.40%) SAS
5 13 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.22%) IIS
8 2 (0.63%) GroupWise
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 105 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.59%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.95%) Blender
5 3 (0.95%) Maya
6 2 (0.63%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.63%) SPSS
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (3.49%) assyst
2 7 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.22%) iTrent
3 6 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.63%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.63%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.32%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.32%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.32%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.65%) Office 365
2 20 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.27%) IaaS
6 3 (0.95%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.21%) DHCP
2 28 (8.89%) DNS
3 27 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 22 (6.98%) LAN
5 19 (6.03%) WAN
6 17 (5.40%) Firewall
7 16 (5.08%) VPN
8 12 (3.81%) SAN
9 10 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (3.17%) Symposium
10 7 (2.22%) VoIP
11 6 (1.90%) Internet
12 5 (1.59%) Intranet
12 5 (1.59%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.59%) MPLS
13 4 (1.27%) ADSL
13 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.27%) IPsec
14 3 (0.95%) Skype
14 3 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 17 (5.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.76%) Base SAS
3 15 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.49%) MS Access
4 11 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.59%) Power BI
6 5 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 3 (0.95%) DB2
8 2 (0.63%) MySQL
8 2 (0.63%) QlikView
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.32%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 17 (5.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (4.13%) JIRA
4 12 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.32%) FrontPage
6 1 (0.32%) InterDev
General
1 80 (25.40%) Finance
2 36 (11.43%) Retail
3 30 (9.52%) Marketing
4 25 (7.94%) Billing
5 17 (5.40%) Local Government
6 13 (4.13%) Back Office
7 12 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (3.49%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.22%) Electronics
10 6 (1.90%) Military
11 5 (1.59%) Publishing
12 4 (1.27%) Advertising
12 4 (1.27%) Games
12 4 (1.27%) Legal
12 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.95%) Law
14 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 124 (39.37%) Analyst
2 68 (21.59%) Support Engineer
3 43 (13.65%) Service Analyst
4 33 (10.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 30 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 28 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
7 26 (8.25%) IT Support
8 23 (7.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 22 (6.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 21 (6.67%) Desktop Support
10 21 (6.67%) IT Analyst
10 21 (6.67%) IT Engineer
10 21 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (5.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (5.71%) Applications Support
13 16 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.17%) .NET
2 7 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 7 (2.22%) XML
3 6 (1.90%) EDI
4 5 (1.59%) Web Services
5 4 (1.27%) COM
5 4 (1.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 4 (1.27%) Unreal Engine
6 3 (0.95%) Classic ASP
6 3 (0.95%) HTML
7 2 (0.63%) ODBC
7 2 (0.63%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.32%) CSS
8 1 (0.32%) DOM
8 1 (0.32%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (10.79%) Management Information System
3 22 (6.98%) Driving Licence
3 22 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (4.44%) NHS
5 13 (4.13%) e-Learning
6 11 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (3.17%) Biotechnology
8 6 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.59%) CMDB
9 5 (1.59%) PMI
9 5 (1.59%) Replication
10 4 (1.27%) Robotics
11 3 (0.95%) CCTV
11 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.95%) iPhone
11 3 (0.95%) User Experience
12 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 163 (51.75%) Windows
2 72 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 62 (19.68%) Windows Server
4 27 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (7.62%) Windows 10
6 13 (4.13%) Linux
7 10 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.86%) Unix
9 6 (1.90%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.59%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.95%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.63%) SUSE
14 1 (0.32%) Android
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.81%) ITIL
2 57 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 34 (10.79%) Mathematics
5 33 (10.48%) Logistics
6 30 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 29 (9.21%) Service Management
8 27 (8.57%) Incident Management
9 25 (7.94%) ITSM
10 24 (7.62%) ITIL V3
11 21 (6.67%) Coaching
12 20 (6.35%) Change Control
13 19 (6.03%) Analytics
13 19 (6.03%) Data Analysis
14 18 (5.71%) Data Management
14 18 (5.71%) Process Improvement
14 18 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (5.40%) Statistics
16 16 (5.08%) Asset Management
16 16 (5.08%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (20.32%) SQL
2 37 (11.75%) C
3 22 (6.98%) VBA
4 16 (5.08%) T-SQL
5 13 (4.13%) C#
6 12 (3.81%) Java
7 11 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.17%) MATLAB
8 10 (3.17%) R
9 9 (2.86%) VB
10 6 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.63%) PHP
11 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (10.79%) Degree
2 24 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (3.81%) A+ Certification
5 10 (3.17%) MCDST
6 8 (2.54%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.54%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.22%) MCSA
8 6 (1.90%) MCP
9 5 (1.59%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.63%) ISEB
12 1 (0.32%) CCNA
12 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.32%) MCSE
12 1 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.92%) SLA
2 19 (6.03%) QA
3 18 (5.71%) PMO
4 7 (2.22%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.27%) P3O
7 3 (0.95%) GDPR
7 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 112 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.22%) XenApp
6 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (5.71%) SCCM
2 17 (5.40%) WSUS
3 11 (3.49%) vCenter Server
4 6 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.27%) MaaS360
6 3 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.32%) SCOM
8 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 192 (60.95%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.43%) Xerox
3 31 (9.84%) VMware
4 23 (7.30%) Cisco
5 18 (5.71%) Citrix
6 17 (5.40%) Remedy
6 17 (5.40%) Tableau
7 16 (5.08%) Oracle
8 12 (3.81%) Apple
9 9 (2.86%) Alteryx
10 8 (2.54%) Blue Prism
10 8 (2.54%) Symantec
10 8 (2.54%) UiPath
11 7 (2.22%) Adobe
11 7 (2.22%) Dell
11 7 (2.22%) Sophos
12 6 (1.90%) Cognos
12 6 (1.90%) McAfee
12 6 (1.90%) SAP
13 5 (1.59%) Kaspersky