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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.69% 5.95% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 3.33% 55.56% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £21,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
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
30 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.69% 10.71% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 24
Median salary £39,500 £25,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.90% -43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.18%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Bolton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Visualfiles
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) VMware