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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 44 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 97 70 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.09% 3.72% 5.21%
As % of the Applications category 29.04% 28.57% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73 68 86
Median salary £27,500 £31,450 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.55% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +6.89%

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
334 245 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.52% 13.02% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 215 223 262
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,100
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 23 January 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 172 (75.11%) Microsoft
2 129 (56.33%) MS Excel
3 78 (34.06%) Windows
4 77 (33.62%) Finance
5 67 (29.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 57 (24.89%) ERP
7 52 (22.71%) PRINCE2
8 50 (21.83%) Active Directory
8 50 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (21.83%) Windows 7
9 49 (21.40%) NHS
10 46 (20.09%) Manufacturing
11 45 (19.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 41 (17.90%) CRM
13 38 (16.59%) Logistics
13 38 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 37 (16.16%) SaaS
15 36 (15.72%) TOGAF
16 29 (12.66%) ITIL
17 27 (11.79%) Data Management
18 26 (11.35%) SQL
18 26 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (10.92%) SAP
20 22 (9.61%) Project Management
21 21 (9.17%) Management Information System
21 21 (9.17%) Windows 10
21 21 (9.17%) Security Cleared
22 19 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
22 19 (8.30%) Degree
23 18 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification

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 15 (6.55%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.24%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.37%) IIS
3 10 (4.37%) Oracle UPK
4 7 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.18%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.87%) JBoss
7 2 (0.87%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.87%) WordPress
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) Documentum
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.44%) FileNet
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 129 (56.33%) MS Excel
2 67 (29.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (6.99%) MS Visio
4 10 (4.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (5.24%) SAP BPC
2 10 (4.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 10 (4.37%) Oracle Assets
2 10 (4.37%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (4.37%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (3.93%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.75%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.87%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.16%) SaaS
2 8 (3.49%) Office 365
3 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.87%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.24%) LAN
2 10 (4.37%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.49%) WAN
4 7 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.18%) DHCP
6 3 (1.31%) Wireless
7 2 (0.87%) DNS
7 2 (0.87%) Firewall
7 2 (0.87%) HTTP
7 2 (0.87%) IPsec
7 2 (0.87%) Network Security
7 2 (0.87%) SAN
7 2 (0.87%) SSL
7 2 (0.87%) VoIP
7 2 (0.87%) VPN
8 1 (0.44%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.44%) Internet
8 1 (0.44%) NAS
8 1 (0.44%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.68%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (5.68%) SAP BW
1 13 (5.68%) SAP HANA
2 11 (4.80%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.37%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (2.18%) MS Access
5 5 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 77 (33.62%) Finance
2 46 (20.09%) Manufacturing
3 17 (7.42%) Retail
4 15 (6.55%) Law
5 13 (5.68%) Legal
5 13 (5.68%) Local Government
6 11 (4.80%) Publishing
7 10 (4.37%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.62%) Billing
9 5 (2.18%) Advertising
9 5 (2.18%) Marketing
10 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.87%) French Language
11 2 (0.87%) German Language
12 1 (0.44%) Automotive
12 1 (0.44%) Back Office
12 1 (0.44%) Banking
12 1 (0.44%) Games
12 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (21.40%) Analyst
2 46 (20.09%) Architect
3 36 (15.72%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (12.66%) Support Analyst
5 16 (6.99%) IT Support
6 15 (6.55%) Support Engineer
7 14 (6.11%) Service Analyst
7 14 (6.11%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (5.68%) Developer
9 12 (5.24%) Applications Support
9 12 (5.24%) IT Analyst
9 12 (5.24%) SAP BW Developer
9 12 (5.24%) SAP Developer
9 12 (5.24%) SCCM Engineer
10 11 (4.80%) Coordinator
10 11 (4.80%) Project Coordinator
11 10 (4.37%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (4.37%) IT Support Analyst
11 10 (4.37%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.93%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.40%) NHS
2 26 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (9.17%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.42%) Data Centre
5 13 (5.68%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.49%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.49%) e-Learning
7 7 (3.06%) iPhone
8 6 (2.62%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.31%) iPad
9 3 (1.31%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.31%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.87%) Handset
10 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 78 (34.06%) Windows
2 50 (21.83%) Windows 7
3 21 (9.17%) Windows 10
4 18 (7.86%) Windows Server
5 17 (7.42%) Windows 8
6 13 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.18%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.75%) Linux
10 3 (1.31%) Android
10 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.89%) ERP
2 52 (22.71%) PRINCE2
3 50 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (19.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 41 (17.90%) CRM
6 38 (16.59%) Logistics
7 36 (15.72%) TOGAF
8 29 (12.66%) ITIL
9 27 (11.79%) Data Management
10 22 (9.61%) Project Management
11 19 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.99%) Presales
12 16 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (5.24%) Software Engineering
15 11 (4.80%) Information Management
16 10 (4.37%) Data Migration
16 10 (4.37%) Document Management
16 10 (4.37%) Incident Management
16 10 (4.37%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.35%) SQL
2 16 (6.99%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.75%) C
3 4 (1.75%) VBScript
4 2 (0.87%) Java
4 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 21 (9.17%) Security Cleared
3 19 (8.30%) Degree
4 18 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (7.86%) SC Cleared
5 16 (6.99%) MCSE
6 12 (5.24%) MCP
7 10 (4.37%) APMP
8 6 (2.62%) SAP Certification
9 4 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.31%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.31%) MCSA
11 2 (0.87%) ISEB
11 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.44%) CCNA
12 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.44%) CISSP
12 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.68%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.80%) SLA
3 8 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.62%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.87%) QA
6 1 (0.44%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (21.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (6.55%) SCCM
2 2 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 172 (75.11%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.92%) SAP
3 17 (7.42%) Oracle
3 17 (7.42%) VMware
4 16 (6.99%) Cisco
5 10 (4.37%) JD Edwards
6 7 (3.06%) Apple
6 7 (3.06%) Citrix
6 7 (3.06%) Dell
7 5 (2.18%) Adobe
7 5 (2.18%) Lotus
8 4 (1.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (1.75%) Ciena
8 4 (1.75%) Huawei
8 4 (1.75%) Nokia
8 4 (1.75%) Tellabs
9 3 (1.31%) Google
9 3 (1.31%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.87%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.87%) Wyse
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