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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.52% 1.06% 6.47%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 11.11% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £18,250 £33,500 £14,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.52% +139.28%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Manchester

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
28 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 18.06% 9.52% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 26
Average salary £40,000 £20,750 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.77% -27.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £16,500 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) DHCP
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Time Management
7 4 (28.57%) Back Office
8 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
8 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 2 (14.29%) Novell
9 2 (14.29%) Pegasus
9 2 (14.29%) Sage
9 2 (14.29%) UNIX
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) WSUS
9 2 (14.29%) VMware
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
10 1 (7.14%) VB6

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB6
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Novell
3 2 (14.29%) Pegasus
3 2 (14.29%) Sage
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
Bolton
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