The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 5.41% 4.12% 6.29%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 40.00% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £21,000 £21,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Applications Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 13.51% 10.31% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 31
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

MS Office
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Altrincham region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Altrincham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (25.00%) Draytek
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Software Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support
5 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) Draytek
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle