The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.06% - 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £32,500 - £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,425 £30,000 £29,383
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +2.10%
MS Office
County Antrim

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

Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 12.12% 10.00% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +70.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £38,700 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MS Office
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Belfast

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Belfast

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) SWIFT
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Use Case
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) DFS Replication
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (16.67%) Puppet
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) IDOL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Debian
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Patching
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) DFS Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Kofax
3 2 (16.67%) OpenText