The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 27 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.17% 3.51% 3.20%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 33.33% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £30,000 £31,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +57.50%
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Applications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 23.91% 10.53% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 15
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bolton region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Bolton

MS Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 16 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 Bolton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
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