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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 33 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.45% 2.83% 3.03%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 23.08% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £23,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +102.99%
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

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
14 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.25% 12.26% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 5
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £23,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +70.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £31,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £30,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Use Case
3 6 (66.67%) SWIFT
3 6 (66.67%) Prime Brokerage
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) CRISC
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) CISA
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Scorecard
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) SAS
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Law
6 1 (11.11%) Retail

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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (66.67%) Prime Brokerage
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scorecard
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CRISC
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft