The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 68 86
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 99 59 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.37% 3.06% 2.35%
As % of the Applications category 30.75% 27.57% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 36
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +46.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
322 214 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.45% 11.09% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 220 172 227
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Cheshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 44 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Chester +14 11 £23,000 -34.28%
Crewe +8 11 £20,750 - 1
Northwich 0 7 £22,750 -30.00% 1
Wilmslow +3 6 £22,900 -11.06%
Runcorn +1 5 £25,500 +34.21%
Knutsford +17 3 £34,000 +6.25% 2
Winsford - 3 - -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 108 (80.60%) Microsoft
2 73 (54.48%) MS Excel
3 52 (38.81%) Windows
4 43 (32.09%) SQL
5 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
6 31 (23.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 30 (22.39%) Active Directory
8 29 (21.64%) Degree
9 28 (20.90%) Project Management
10 27 (20.15%) .NET
11 26 (19.40%) Oracle
12 25 (18.66%) Finance
12 25 (18.66%) Migration
13 24 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (17.16%) T-SQL
15 21 (15.67%) Windows XP
15 21 (15.67%) Windows 7
16 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (14.93%) C#
17 19 (14.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (14.18%) VMware
18 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (13.43%) VB
18 18 (13.43%) XML
19 17 (12.69%) MS Exchange
19 17 (12.69%) ETL
19 17 (12.69%) Security Cleared
20 16 (11.94%) Data Migration
20 16 (11.94%) TCP/IP
20 16 (11.94%) CRM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (12.69%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.45%) IIS
3 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.22%) SAS
5 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.24%) Lync
7 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.24%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.24%) Site Server
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.75%) Drupal
8 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 73 (54.48%) MS Excel
2 31 (23.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (9.70%) MS Project
4 6 (4.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.49%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.75%) LaTeX
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.75%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.45%) DNS
3 13 (9.70%) VPN
4 12 (8.96%) SAN
4 12 (8.96%) LAN
4 12 (8.96%) Firewall
5 11 (8.21%) WAN
6 8 (5.97%) Internet
6 8 (5.97%) DHCP
7 6 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (4.48%) HTTP
7 6 (4.48%) HTTPS
7 6 (4.48%) SSL
7 6 (4.48%) Network Security
8 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.49%) Broadband
9 2 (1.49%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.99%) MS Access
7 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.49%) MySQL
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.75%) DB2
10 1 (0.75%) QlikView
10 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.24%) JIRA
General
1 25 (18.66%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.45%) Retail
3 7 (5.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.49%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (29.10%) Analyst
2 17 (12.69%) Developer
3 15 (11.19%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (9.70%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Consultant
5 12 (8.96%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.21%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (7.46%) IT Support
7 10 (7.46%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) SQL Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Project Planner
9 8 (5.97%) Technical Support
9 8 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Security Specialist
11 6 (4.48%) Junior
11 6 (4.48%) Graduate
12 5 (3.73%) Administrator
12 5 (3.73%) Architect
12 5 (3.73%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.15%) .NET
2 18 (13.43%) XML
3 5 (3.73%) CSS
4 4 (2.99%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.24%) HTML
6 2 (1.49%) jQuery
6 2 (1.49%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.75%) HTML5
7 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.75%) Struts
7 1 (0.75%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.75%) Ajax
7 1 (0.75%) VRML
7 1 (0.75%) Spring
7 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.21%) Visualisation
3 9 (6.72%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.48%) Physics
4 6 (4.48%) Statistics
5 4 (2.99%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.24%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (2.24%) NHS
6 3 (2.24%) GIS
7 2 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.75%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 52 (38.81%) Windows
2 21 (15.67%) Windows XP
2 21 (15.67%) Windows 7
3 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (14.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.46%) Windows 8
5 10 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.48%) Android
7 4 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.24%) Linux
9 2 (1.49%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) Project Management
2 25 (18.66%) Migration
3 17 (12.69%) ETL
4 16 (11.94%) Data Migration
4 16 (11.94%) CRM
5 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
5 11 (8.21%) ITIL
6 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
6 10 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.46%) Project Planning
6 10 (7.46%) Business Analysis
7 9 (6.72%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (5.22%) Business Continuity Management
8 7 (5.22%) Change Management
8 7 (5.22%) Business Continuity
8 7 (5.22%) Information Security
9 6 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.48%) Service Management
9 6 (4.48%) Cyber Security
9 6 (4.48%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.09%) SQL
2 23 (17.16%) T-SQL
3 20 (14.93%) C#
4 18 (13.43%) VB
5 9 (6.72%) Java
6 7 (5.22%) C++
7 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.48%) C
7 6 (4.48%) VBA
7 6 (4.48%) Python
8 3 (2.24%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.75%) VBScript
9 1 (0.75%) PHP
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Degree
2 17 (12.69%) Security Cleared
3 15 (11.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.72%) MCSE
5 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.73%) MCSA
6 5 (3.73%) ISEB
6 5 (3.73%) MCTS
7 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.99%) CCNA
7 4 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.99%) MCP
8 3 (2.24%) NVQ Level 4
8 3 (2.24%) MCITP
8 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.49%) PMP
9 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) WAI
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.48%) Snort
3 6 (4.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.73%) XenApp
4 5 (3.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (2.99%) Terminal Server
6 3 (2.24%) vSphere
6 3 (2.24%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.75%) XenServer
8 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (4.48%) Nessus
2 6 (4.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (2.24%) SCCM
3 3 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.24%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) Nagios
4 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 108 (80.60%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.40%) Oracle
3 19 (14.18%) VMware
4 14 (10.45%) Fujitsu
5 10 (7.46%) McAfee
6 9 (6.72%) Cisco
6 9 (6.72%) Symantec
7 8 (5.97%) Citrix
7 8 (5.97%) SAP
8 7 (5.22%) Lumension
8 7 (5.22%) Becrypt
8 7 (5.22%) Business Objects
8 7 (5.22%) HP
9 6 (4.48%) Blue Coat
9 6 (4.48%) Qualys
9 6 (4.48%) Websense
9 6 (4.48%) Juniper
9 6 (4.48%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.48%) LogRhythm
9 6 (4.48%) Splunk
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Holidays + Traning + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 20000-25000 Per Annum c. 25k + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago