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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 65 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 67 100 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.29% 5.24% 5.27%
As % of the Applications category 19.88% 33.90% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 92 87
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,050 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
337 295 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.53% 15.45% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 235 255 270
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £55,000 £61,250
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 3 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 101 (70.63%) Microsoft
2 73 (51.05%) MS Excel
3 55 (38.46%) Windows
4 36 (25.17%) SQL
5 35 (24.48%) Active Directory
6 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 24 (16.78%) ITIL
7 24 (16.78%) MS Exchange
7 24 (16.78%) Windows 7
8 23 (16.08%) Windows XP
9 22 (15.38%) Finance
9 22 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (13.99%) .NET
11 19 (13.29%) Visual Studio
12 18 (12.59%) MS Project
12 18 (12.59%) Project Management
12 18 (12.59%) Citrix
13 17 (11.89%) Cisco
13 17 (11.89%) CRM
13 17 (11.89%) SharePoint
13 17 (11.89%) Manufacturing
14 16 (11.19%) Service Delivery
15 15 (10.49%) ASP.NET
15 15 (10.49%) JavaScript
15 15 (10.49%) Blackberry
16 14 (9.79%) HTML
16 14 (9.79%) IIS
16 14 (9.79%) ERP
16 14 (9.79%) VPN
16 14 (9.79%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (16.78%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.89%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.79%) IIS
4 11 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2000
5 7 (4.90%) WorkSite
6 6 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.50%) Lync
8 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.10%) CMS
9 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.40%) Confluence
10 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 73 (51.05%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.59%) MS Project
3 10 (6.99%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.40%) Open Workbench
5 2 (1.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.80%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.40%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) Office 365
2 8 (5.59%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.10%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) VPN
2 11 (7.69%) WAN
2 11 (7.69%) DNS
3 10 (6.99%) Firewall
3 10 (6.99%) LAN
4 8 (5.59%) DHCP
5 7 (4.90%) HTTP
5 7 (4.90%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.90%) Wireless
5 7 (4.90%) Internet
5 7 (4.90%) 3G
6 4 (2.80%) IPsec
6 4 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.10%) Frame Relay
7 3 (2.10%) VoIP
7 3 (2.10%) SNA
8 1 (0.70%) Intranet
8 1 (0.70%) MPLS
8 1 (0.70%) DSL
8 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.50%) MS Access
7 5 (3.50%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.80%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.40%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (13.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.29%) JIRA
3 7 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.10%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.70%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.70%) NUnit
6 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 22 (15.38%) Finance
2 17 (11.89%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.29%) Law
4 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.10%) Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Retail
4 3 (2.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.40%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (30.77%) Analyst
2 23 (16.08%) Developer
3 15 (10.49%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 13 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (8.39%) Service Analyst
6 11 (7.69%) Architect
6 11 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 11 (7.69%) IT Support
7 10 (6.99%) Administrator
8 8 (5.59%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.90%) Help Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Service Architect
10 6 (4.20%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (3.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.99%) .NET
2 15 (10.49%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.79%) HTML
4 13 (9.09%) XML
4 13 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 12 (8.39%) CSS
6 11 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 10 (6.99%) jQuery
8 9 (6.29%) HTML5
9 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (4.20%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.80%) CGI
12 3 (2.10%) DOM
12 3 (2.10%) EDI
12 3 (2.10%) LINQ
12 3 (2.10%) JSON
13 2 (1.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.49%) Blackberry
3 12 (8.39%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.20%) iSeries
6 5 (3.50%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.50%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.80%) iPhone
7 4 (2.80%) GIS
8 3 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.10%) Replication
8 3 (2.10%) CCTV
8 3 (2.10%) Life Science
8 3 (2.10%) Copywriting
9 2 (1.40%) Social Media
9 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.40%) User Experience
10 1 (0.70%) Physics
10 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (38.46%) Windows
2 24 (16.78%) Windows 7
3 23 (16.08%) Windows XP
4 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.90%) Windows 2000
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.50%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.70%) UNIX
9 1 (0.70%) AIX
9 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.78%) ITIL
2 18 (12.59%) Project Management
3 17 (11.89%) CRM
4 16 (11.19%) Service Delivery
5 14 (9.79%) ERP
5 14 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.29%) Service Management
7 9 (6.29%) MVC
7 9 (6.29%) Scrum
7 9 (6.29%) Data Analysis
8 8 (5.59%) Analytics
9 7 (4.90%) Change Control
9 7 (4.90%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (4.90%) Supplier Management
9 7 (4.90%) Web Development
9 7 (4.90%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.90%) Document Management
10 6 (4.20%) ITSM
10 6 (4.20%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.17%) SQL
2 15 (10.49%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.09%) C#
4 8 (5.59%) C
5 6 (4.20%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.10%) Java
7 3 (2.10%) VBA
8 2 (1.40%) MUMPS
9 1 (0.70%) Perl
9 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.70%) VBScript
9 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.80%) Degree
4 4 (2.80%) MCTS
4 4 (2.80%) CCNP
4 4 (2.80%) CCNA
5 3 (2.10%) ISEB
5 3 (2.10%) MCITP
5 3 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.40%) MCSE
6 2 (1.40%) MCP
6 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.70%) CIMA
7 1 (0.70%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) QA
2 6 (4.20%) SLA
3 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (24.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.50%) vSphere
4 4 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.80%) XenApp
4 4 (2.80%) XenDesktop
4 4 (2.80%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.40%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 101 (70.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.59%) Citrix
3 17 (11.89%) Cisco
4 10 (6.99%) VMware
5 8 (5.59%) Google
5 8 (5.59%) Apple
6 7 (4.90%) Interwoven
6 7 (4.90%) SAP
6 7 (4.90%) LANDesk
7 5 (3.50%) Tableau
7 5 (3.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.80%) Dell
8 4 (2.80%) Adobe
8 4 (2.80%) F5
8 4 (2.80%) Planview
8 4 (2.80%) Computacenter
9 3 (2.10%) Altova
9 3 (2.10%) Veeam
9 3 (2.10%) DevExpress
9 3 (2.10%) HP
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Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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