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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.06% 6.08% 2.55%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 36.00% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £21,500 £18,250 £14,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.80% +30.35%
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
15 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.31% 16.89% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 20
Average salary £28,500 £18,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.05% -28.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £18,000 £15,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £44,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago