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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 71 90 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.52% 4.57% 5.45%
As % of the Applications category 21.32% 29.61% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 52 78 93
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
333 304 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.51% 15.44% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 241 253 294
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 30 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 89 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 75 (56.82%) MS Excel
3 47 (35.61%) Windows
4 31 (23.48%) Active Directory
5 29 (21.97%) Finance
6 28 (21.21%) ITIL
7 25 (18.94%) SQL
8 24 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 23 (17.42%) SQL Server
10 22 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 21 (15.91%) Windows XP
12 20 (15.15%) Service Delivery
13 19 (14.39%) Manufacturing
13 19 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (13.64%) SharePoint
15 17 (12.88%) Citrix
15 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.12%) Project Management
17 15 (11.36%) .NET
17 15 (11.36%) Office 365
18 14 (10.61%) CRM
18 14 (10.61%) Cisco
19 13 (9.85%) IIS
20 12 (9.09%) SAP
20 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET
20 12 (9.09%) JavaScript
20 12 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
20 12 (9.09%) VPN
20 12 (9.09%) Blackberry
20 12 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 24 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.85%) IIS
4 11 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.55%) WorkSite
6 6 (4.55%) Lync
6 6 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.52%) Confluence
9 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 75 (56.82%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (7.58%) MS Project
4 7 (5.30%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.03%) Open Workbench
6 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.36%) Office 365
2 8 (6.06%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.27%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) VPN
2 10 (7.58%) DNS
3 9 (6.82%) Firewall
4 8 (6.06%) Wireless
4 8 (6.06%) Internet
5 7 (5.30%) WAN
5 7 (5.30%) DHCP
5 7 (5.30%) HTTP
6 6 (4.55%) LAN
6 6 (4.55%) 3G
7 4 (3.03%) VoIP
8 3 (2.27%) SNA
8 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.27%) Frame Relay
8 3 (2.27%) IPsec
9 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.76%) VLAN
9 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.30%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.03%) MS Access
6 4 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.03%) SAP BW
6 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.55%) JIRA
4 3 (2.27%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.76%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.76%) NUnit
6 1 (0.76%) CruiseControl
General
1 29 (21.97%) Finance
2 19 (14.39%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.06%) Law
3 8 (6.06%) Retail
4 6 (4.55%) Publishing
5 5 (3.79%) Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Legal
7 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.52%) Games
8 2 (1.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.76%) Local Government
9 1 (0.76%) Front Office
9 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (25.76%) Analyst
2 19 (14.39%) Developer
3 13 (9.85%) Support Engineer
4 11 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.58%) Desktop Support
5 10 (7.58%) Support Analyst
5 10 (7.58%) IT Support
6 9 (6.82%) Architect
6 9 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (6.06%) Service Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.55%) PMO Manager
9 6 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Service Architect
10 5 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.36%) .NET
2 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 11 (8.33%) HTML
4 10 (7.58%) XML
5 9 (6.82%) CSS
5 9 (6.82%) .NET Framework
6 8 (6.06%) Entity Framework
7 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (5.30%) jQuery
7 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.55%) HTML5
8 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.03%) CGI
10 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 2 (1.52%) WCF
11 1 (0.76%) WPF
11 1 (0.76%) Middleware
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 11 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.55%) iSeries
6 5 (3.79%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.03%) iPhone
7 4 (3.03%) Replication
7 4 (3.03%) GIS
7 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.27%) CCTV
8 3 (2.27%) Life Science
9 2 (1.52%) Copywriting
9 2 (1.52%) Social Media
9 2 (1.52%) User Experience
10 1 (0.76%) iPad
10 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.76%) Physics
10 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.61%) Windows
2 22 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 21 (15.91%) Windows XP
4 10 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.55%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) UNIX
7 1 (0.76%) AIX
7 1 (0.76%) Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) ITIL
2 20 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 19 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.12%) Project Management
5 14 (10.61%) CRM
6 12 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.33%) ERP
8 10 (7.58%) Service Management
8 10 (7.58%) SDLC
9 9 (6.82%) Supplier Management
9 9 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.82%) MVC
10 8 (6.06%) Scrum
10 8 (6.06%) Analytics
11 7 (5.30%) Web Development
11 7 (5.30%) Test Scripting
12 6 (4.55%) Software Testing
12 6 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (4.55%) ITSM
12 6 (4.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.94%) SQL
2 12 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.58%) C#
4 6 (4.55%) C
5 4 (3.03%) MUMPS
6 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.27%) VBA
7 2 (1.52%) Java
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VBScript
8 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.79%) Degree
5 4 (3.03%) MCTS
5 4 (3.03%) CCNA
5 4 (3.03%) ISEB
6 3 (2.27%) MCSE
6 3 (2.27%) MCITP
6 3 (2.27%) CCNP
6 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.52%) MCP
8 1 (0.76%) MCAD
8 1 (0.76%) MCSD
8 1 (0.76%) HNC
8 1 (0.76%) MCSA
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) QA
2 7 (5.30%) SLA
2 7 (5.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (23.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.03%) XenApp
3 4 (3.03%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.03%) vSphere
3 4 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.52%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.88%) Citrix
3 14 (10.61%) Cisco
4 12 (9.09%) SAP
5 9 (6.82%) VMware
6 8 (6.06%) Google
7 7 (5.30%) Apple
8 6 (4.55%) Interwoven
8 6 (4.55%) Planview
8 6 (4.55%) LANDesk
9 4 (3.03%) Computacenter
9 4 (3.03%) Dell
9 4 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.03%) InterSystems
10 3 (2.27%) Avaya
10 3 (2.27%) Adobe
10 3 (2.27%) HP
10 3 (2.27%) Veeam
10 3 (2.27%) F5
11 2 (1.52%) Atlassian
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