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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.00% - 3.19%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £19,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
21 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.50% 8.22% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 25
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £45,000 £14,144
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) Business Objects
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) SAS
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) GIS
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Economics
3 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Statistics
3 5 (55.56%) Operations Research
3 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (55.56%) Physics
3 5 (55.56%) Chemistry
3 5 (55.56%) Psychology
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Windows

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Graduate
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) GIS
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
1 5 (55.56%) Economics
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Physics
1 5 (55.56%) Chemistry
1 5 (55.56%) Psychology
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Business Objects
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70’000 to £90 000
Posted: 6 days ago