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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 48 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 103 100 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.44% 4.65% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 28.53% 28.49% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 88 86 47
Average salary £34,176 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.15% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
361 351 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.55% 16.33% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 299 316 180
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 131 (57.96%) Microsoft
2 92 (40.71%) Windows
3 74 (32.74%) Finance
4 60 (26.55%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (26.11%) Active Directory
6 54 (23.89%) ITIL
7 52 (23.01%) SQL
8 51 (22.57%) MS Excel
9 49 (21.68%) Degree
10 39 (17.26%) Business Analysis
11 38 (16.81%) SQL Server
12 34 (15.04%) MS Project
13 32 (14.16%) MS Exchange
14 28 (12.39%) SharePoint
15 27 (11.95%) Computer Science
16 26 (11.50%) Legal
17 25 (11.06%) Project Management
17 25 (11.06%) Windows XP
17 25 (11.06%) .NET
17 25 (11.06%) QA
17 25 (11.06%) Line Management
18 23 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (9.73%) Office 365
20 19 (8.41%) Windows 7
21 18 (7.96%) Operations Management
21 18 (7.96%) Law
21 18 (7.96%) Economics
22 17 (7.52%) Service Delivery
22 17 (7.52%) C#
23 16 (7.08%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 32 (14.16%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.39%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.31%) Lync
4 10 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.88%) IIS
8 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.44%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (22.57%) MS Excel
2 34 (15.04%) MS Project
3 10 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) assyst
2 3 (1.33%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.44%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.73%) Office 365
2 12 (5.31%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.31%) Firewall
3 10 (4.42%) VPN
4 8 (3.54%) Unified Communications
5 7 (3.10%) Internet
6 5 (2.21%) WAN
7 4 (1.77%) LAN
7 4 (1.77%) DNS
7 4 (1.77%) Wireless
7 4 (1.77%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.33%) 3G
8 3 (1.33%) PBX
8 3 (1.33%) Network Security
9 2 (0.88%) SAN
9 2 (0.88%) DHCP
10 1 (0.44%) ADSL
10 1 (0.44%) VLAN
10 1 (0.44%) VoIP
10 1 (0.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.21%) MySQL
5 3 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.44%) MS Access
6 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Visual Studio
1 7 (3.10%) Toad
1 7 (3.10%) ERwin
2 3 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 74 (32.74%) Finance
2 26 (11.50%) Legal
3 18 (7.96%) Law
4 10 (4.42%) Front Office
4 10 (4.42%) Banking
5 8 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.10%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 2 (0.88%) German Language
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Local Government
9 1 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (40.27%) Analyst
2 31 (13.72%) Business Analyst
3 28 (12.39%) Support Analyst
4 27 (11.95%) Consultant
5 26 (11.50%) Developer
6 15 (6.64%) Support Engineer
6 15 (6.64%) Technical Consultant
7 13 (5.75%) Service Manager
8 12 (5.31%) Architect
9 10 (4.42%) Operations Manager
9 10 (4.42%) Technical Support
9 10 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (4.42%) Lead Business Analyst
10 9 (3.98%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 9 (3.98%) Risk Analyst
10 9 (3.98%) Financial Business Analyst
10 9 (3.98%) Project Officer
10 9 (3.98%) SQL Developer
10 9 (3.98%) Project Support Officer
10 9 (3.98%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.06%) .NET
2 7 (3.10%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.65%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.21%) ADO.NET
4 5 (2.21%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 4 (1.77%) WinForms
5 4 (1.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (0.88%) Web Services
6 2 (0.88%) XML
7 1 (0.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (26.55%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (11.95%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.96%) Economics
4 10 (4.42%) Blackberry
4 10 (4.42%) Credit Risk
5 9 (3.98%) Derivative
6 8 (3.54%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.21%) PDA
7 5 (2.21%) NHS
8 3 (1.33%) CMDB
8 3 (1.33%) Social Media
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.88%) Blog
9 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.44%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 92 (40.71%) Windows
2 25 (11.06%) Windows XP
3 19 (8.41%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.87%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.98%) Windows 2000
8 8 (3.54%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.54%) Android
9 7 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.10%) Linux
10 4 (1.77%) UNIX
10 4 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (1.77%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.88%) Debian
11 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.89%) ITIL
2 39 (17.26%) Business Analysis
3 25 (11.06%) Project Management
3 25 (11.06%) Line Management
4 18 (7.96%) Operations Management
5 17 (7.52%) Service Delivery
6 14 (6.19%) PRINCE2
7 13 (5.75%) OO
7 13 (5.75%) ITIL V3
7 13 (5.75%) Server Monitoring
8 12 (5.31%) Quality Management
8 12 (5.31%) Migration
9 11 (4.87%) CRM
10 10 (4.42%) OOD
10 10 (4.42%) Document Management
10 10 (4.42%) Data Analysis
11 9 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (3.54%) ERP
13 7 (3.10%) Business Development
13 7 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.01%) SQL
2 17 (7.52%) C#
3 15 (6.64%) VB.NET
4 13 (5.75%) C++
5 7 (3.10%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.10%) VBScript
5 7 (3.10%) PHP
5 7 (3.10%) Python
6 6 (2.65%) Java
7 3 (1.33%) VB
8 2 (0.88%) Delphi
8 2 (0.88%) Ruby
8 2 (0.88%) RPG
9 1 (0.44%) VBA
9 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (21.68%) Degree
2 23 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.19%) Security Cleared
4 13 (5.75%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.42%) MCTS
6 7 (3.10%) MCITP
6 7 (3.10%) MCSE
7 5 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.77%) ISEB
8 4 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.33%) CCNP
9 3 (1.33%) MCP
9 3 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.88%) MOS
11 1 (0.44%) PMP
11 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.44%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.06%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.88%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 59 (26.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (5.75%) WSUS
2 4 (1.77%) Windows Intune
3 3 (1.33%) SCCM
3 3 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 131 (57.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.08%) VMware
3 9 (3.98%) Cisco
4 8 (3.54%) Oracle
4 8 (3.54%) Citrix
4 8 (3.54%) Juniper
5 6 (2.65%) CheckPoint
5 6 (2.65%) HP
5 6 (2.65%) McAfee
6 5 (2.21%) Apple
6 5 (2.21%) SAP
7 4 (1.77%) Reuters
7 4 (1.77%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.77%) NetApp
7 4 (1.77%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.77%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.33%) LANDesk
8 3 (1.33%) Interwoven
9 2 (0.88%) BMC
9 2 (0.88%) Remedy
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