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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 63 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 112 67 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.79% 3.33% 6.10%
As % of the Applications category 31.64% 20.24% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 78 55 108
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,562 £21,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median 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
354 331 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.13% 16.46% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 263 233 276
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,000
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 25 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 145 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 99 (44.00%) MS Excel
3 57 (25.33%) Windows
4 35 (15.56%) PRINCE2
4 35 (15.56%) Finance
5 34 (15.11%) Project Management
5 34 (15.11%) Active Directory
6 30 (13.33%) SQL
7 29 (12.89%) Service Delivery
8 26 (11.56%) SQL Server
8 26 (11.56%) Degree
8 26 (11.56%) Security Cleared
9 24 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (10.22%) ITIL
11 22 (9.78%) Virtual Team
12 21 (9.33%) Spreadsheet
13 20 (8.89%) MS Visio
14 19 (8.44%) SharePoint
14 19 (8.44%) Management Information System
14 19 (8.44%) Windows 7
15 18 (8.00%) Coaching
15 18 (8.00%) Windows Server
16 17 (7.56%) Law
16 17 (7.56%) MS PowerPoint
17 16 (7.11%) MS Exchange
17 16 (7.11%) APMP
18 14 (6.22%) Data Centre
18 14 (6.22%) CRM
18 14 (6.22%) Business Analysis
18 14 (6.22%) Legal

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 19 (8.44%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.22%) SAS
5 3 (1.33%) CMS
5 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.33%) IIS
5 3 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.89%) Documentum
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.89%) FileNet
6 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.44%) Apache
7 1 (0.44%) MindAlign
7 1 (0.44%) Moodle
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 99 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.33%) Spreadsheet
3 20 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 17 (7.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (4.44%) MS Project
6 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) Pivotal CRM
2 2 (0.89%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.44%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.44%) Office 365
2 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.33%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.33%) Yammer
4 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.44%) LAN
2 9 (4.00%) Firewall
3 8 (3.56%) PABX
3 8 (3.56%) VPN
3 8 (3.56%) WAN
4 6 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.22%) VoIP
6 4 (1.78%) DHCP
7 3 (1.33%) DNS
7 3 (1.33%) Internet
7 3 (1.33%) Skype
8 2 (0.89%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.89%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.89%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.89%) Network Security
8 2 (0.89%) SMTP
8 2 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.44%) LDAP
9 1 (0.44%) S/MIME
9 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.78%) BODI
5 4 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.78%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.78%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.44%) DataStage
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.33%) JIRA
4 2 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 35 (15.56%) Finance
2 17 (7.56%) Law
3 14 (6.22%) Legal
4 13 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.33%) Banking
5 12 (5.33%) Retail
6 11 (4.89%) Marketing
7 9 (4.00%) Games
8 7 (3.11%) Investment Banking
9 6 (2.67%) Automotive
10 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
10 5 (2.22%) Publishing
11 3 (1.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.89%) Advertising
13 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (40.89%) Analyst
2 32 (14.22%) Support Analyst
3 22 (9.78%) Service Analyst
4 17 (7.56%) IT Analyst
4 17 (7.56%) IT Support
4 17 (7.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (7.11%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.33%) Business Analyst
7 10 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (4.44%) Administrator
7 10 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 10 (4.44%) Coordinator
8 8 (3.56%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (3.56%) Developer
8 8 (3.56%) Games Producer
8 8 (3.56%) Project Coordinator
8 8 (3.56%) Quality Analyst
8 8 (3.56%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.11%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (3.11%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.89%) .NET
2 8 (3.56%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.67%) HTML
4 3 (1.33%) CSS
4 3 (1.33%) jQuery
4 3 (1.33%) XML
5 2 (0.89%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.44%) Ajax
6 1 (0.44%) DOM
6 1 (0.44%) EDI
6 1 (0.44%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.44%) HTML5
6 1 (0.44%) JSON
6 1 (0.44%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.44%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.78%) Virtual Team
3 19 (8.44%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.22%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.67%) PMI
8 4 (1.78%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (1.78%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.33%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.33%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.33%) User Experience
10 2 (0.89%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.44%) AS400
11 1 (0.44%) iPad
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.44%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) Social Media
11 1 (0.44%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.33%) Windows
2 19 (8.44%) Windows 7
3 18 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.56%) Windows 8
5 8 (3.56%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.67%) Windows Vista
7 5 (2.22%) Android
7 5 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.22%) Unix
7 5 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.44%) CentOS
9 1 (0.44%) Linux
9 1 (0.44%) Solaris
9 1 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.56%) PRINCE2
2 34 (15.11%) Project Management
3 29 (12.89%) Service Delivery
4 23 (10.22%) ITIL
5 18 (8.00%) Coaching
6 14 (6.22%) Business Analysis
6 14 (6.22%) CRM
7 13 (5.78%) Document Management
8 11 (4.89%) Data Governance
8 11 (4.89%) IT Governance
8 11 (4.89%) Resource Management
9 10 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.44%) Migration
9 10 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (4.44%) Virtual Team Management
10 9 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (3.56%) Data Transformation
11 8 (3.56%) Quality Management
12 7 (3.11%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.33%) SQL
2 10 (4.44%) C#
3 4 (1.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.89%) Perl
6 1 (0.44%) Python
6 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.44%) VB
6 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (11.56%) Degree
1 26 (11.56%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.11%) APMP
3 13 (5.78%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.11%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.78%) CCNA
5 4 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.78%) ISEB
6 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.89%) CCNP
7 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.89%) MCTS
7 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.44%) MCDST
8 1 (0.44%) MCSA
8 1 (0.44%) MCSE
8 1 (0.44%) MOS
8 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.33%) QA
2 8 (3.56%) SLA
3 7 (3.11%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.78%) COBIT
4 4 (1.78%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.33%) ISO27002
System Software
1 34 (15.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (2.67%) SCCM
2 3 (1.33%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 145 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.00%) Cisco
2 9 (4.00%) iManage
3 7 (3.11%) Citrix
4 6 (2.67%) SAP
5 5 (2.22%) Apple
5 5 (2.22%) Avaya
5 5 (2.22%) LANDesk
5 5 (2.22%) Verint
6 4 (1.78%) Oracle
6 4 (1.78%) VMware
7 3 (1.33%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.33%) Veritas
8 2 (0.89%) Adobe
8 2 (0.89%) CA
8 2 (0.89%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.89%) Google
8 2 (0.89%) Intel Security
8 2 (0.89%) Juniper
9 1 (0.44%) Kofax
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nixor Resource Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham Area
Nixor
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago