The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 114 71 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.86% 3.52% 4.57%
As % of the Applications category 28.08% 21.39% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 52 78
Median salary £30,712 £39,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
406 332 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.30% 16.44% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 284 241 254
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Office
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Birmingham

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 161 (68.80%) Microsoft
2 103 (44.02%) MS Excel
3 75 (32.05%) Windows
4 46 (19.66%) Finance
5 42 (17.95%) Active Directory
6 35 (14.96%) Service Delivery
6 35 (14.96%) Degree
7 34 (14.53%) Project Management
8 32 (13.68%) Windows 7
9 30 (12.82%) ITIL
10 29 (12.39%) PRINCE2
11 26 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 26 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (11.11%) MS Exchange
11 26 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 25 (10.68%) Law
13 23 (9.83%) Virtual Team
14 21 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
14 21 (8.97%) SQL
15 19 (8.12%) MS Visio
15 19 (8.12%) SharePoint
15 19 (8.12%) Cisco
15 19 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
15 19 (8.12%) Legal
16 18 (7.69%) Retail
16 18 (7.69%) SQL Server
16 18 (7.69%) Windows Server
17 17 (7.26%) Blackberry
18 16 (6.84%) LAN
18 16 (6.84%) Banking

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 26 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.12%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.99%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.56%) IIS
7 5 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.71%) Documentum
8 4 (1.71%) FileNet
8 4 (1.71%) JBoss
8 4 (1.71%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.28%) Apache
9 3 (1.28%) CMS
9 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.28%) MindAlign
9 3 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.85%) SAS
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 103 (44.02%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
3 19 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (8.12%) MS Visio
4 10 (4.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) Pivotal CRM
2 2 (0.85%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.43%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.70%) Office 365
2 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.28%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.28%) Yammer
4 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.84%) Firewall
1 16 (6.84%) LAN
2 14 (5.98%) WAN
3 10 (4.27%) VPN
4 9 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.56%) Internet
6 5 (2.14%) PABX
6 5 (2.14%) SMTP
6 5 (2.14%) VoIP
7 4 (1.71%) DHCP
8 3 (1.28%) DNS
8 3 (1.28%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.28%) IMAP
8 3 (1.28%) LDAP
8 3 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (1.28%) S/MIME
8 3 (1.28%) Skype
8 3 (1.28%) SSL
9 2 (0.85%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.43%) DataStage
6 1 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.56%) JIRA
2 5 (2.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (19.66%) Finance
2 25 (10.68%) Law
3 19 (8.12%) Legal
4 18 (7.69%) Retail
5 16 (6.84%) Banking
6 11 (4.70%) Investment Banking
6 11 (4.70%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.85%) Marketing
8 8 (3.42%) Games
9 7 (2.99%) Retail Banking
10 6 (2.56%) Automotive
10 6 (2.56%) French Language
10 6 (2.56%) German Language
10 6 (2.56%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.71%) Back Office
11 4 (1.71%) Publishing
12 2 (0.85%) Advertising
13 1 (0.43%) Billing
13 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (41.03%) Analyst
2 31 (13.25%) Support Analyst
3 28 (11.97%) IT Support
4 25 (10.68%) Service Analyst
5 21 (8.97%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (8.55%) IT Analyst
7 17 (7.26%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Business Analyst
9 13 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (5.13%) IT Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) IT Support Engineer
12 10 (4.27%) 1st Line Support
12 10 (4.27%) Administrator
13 9 (3.85%) Applications Support
13 9 (3.85%) Coordinator
14 8 (3.42%) IT Manager
14 8 (3.42%) Project Coordinator
14 8 (3.42%) Quality Analyst
14 8 (3.42%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.27%) .NET
2 6 (2.56%) HTML
3 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.28%) CSS
4 3 (1.28%) jQuery
4 3 (1.28%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (1.28%) XML
5 2 (0.85%) ATL
5 2 (0.85%) COM
5 2 (0.85%) MFC
5 2 (0.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.43%) Ajax
6 1 (0.43%) DOM
6 1 (0.43%) EDI
6 1 (0.43%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.43%) HTML5
6 1 (0.43%) JSON
6 1 (0.43%) LINQ
6 1 (0.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 23 (9.83%) Virtual Team
3 17 (7.26%) Blackberry
4 14 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.98%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
6 6 (2.56%) PMI
7 4 (1.71%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.28%) PKI
8 3 (1.28%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.28%) User Experience
9 2 (0.85%) Copywriting
9 2 (0.85%) Derivative
9 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.85%) Economics
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (32.05%) Windows
2 32 (13.68%) Windows 7
3 18 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 13 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.42%) Android
6 8 (3.42%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.56%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.28%) CentOS
10 3 (1.28%) Linux
10 3 (1.28%) Solaris
10 3 (1.28%) SUSE
10 3 (1.28%) Unix
10 3 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.96%) Service Delivery
2 34 (14.53%) Project Management
3 30 (12.82%) ITIL
4 29 (12.39%) PRINCE2
5 16 (6.84%) Coaching
6 14 (5.98%) Business Analysis
6 14 (5.98%) CRM
7 13 (5.56%) Document Management
7 13 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
7 13 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 12 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.70%) Data Governance
9 11 (4.70%) Migration
9 11 (4.70%) Resource Management
10 10 (4.27%) Information Security
10 10 (4.27%) Quality Management
10 10 (4.27%) Virtual Team Management
11 9 (3.85%) People Management
12 8 (3.42%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.42%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.97%) SQL
2 9 (3.85%) C#
3 5 (2.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.28%) Perl
4 3 (1.28%) Python
5 2 (0.85%) C++
5 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.43%) Java
6 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.43%) VB
6 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (14.96%) Degree
2 26 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.56%) APMP
3 13 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.42%) ISEB
5 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.71%) CCNA
7 4 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.71%) MCSA
7 4 (1.71%) MCSE
8 3 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.85%) CCNP
9 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.85%) MCTS
10 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) MCDST
10 1 (0.43%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.84%) QA
2 13 (5.56%) SLA
3 7 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.71%) COBIT
4 4 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.71%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.28%) ISO27002
System Software
1 42 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.28%) Sendmail
2 3 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.14%) SCCM
3 3 (1.28%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 161 (68.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.12%) Cisco
3 14 (5.98%) Citrix
4 9 (3.85%) iManage
5 5 (2.14%) Apple
5 5 (2.14%) Avaya
5 5 (2.14%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.14%) Intel Security
5 5 (2.14%) Juniper
5 5 (2.14%) Verint
6 4 (1.71%) LANDesk
6 4 (1.71%) VMware
7 3 (1.28%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.28%) Proofpoint
7 3 (1.28%) SAP
7 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.28%) Veritas
8 2 (0.85%) Adobe
8 2 (0.85%) CA
8 2 (0.85%) Remedy
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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