The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
North West / Cheshire
Rank 44 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 49 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.74% 3.66% 4.27%
As % of the Applications category 29.17% 24.24% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 70
Median salary £20,000 £24,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £19,700 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £40,000 £40,250
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 Cheshire region.

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
168 198 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.25% 15.08% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 125 176 267
Median salary £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £19,999
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +21 24 £19,000 -13.63% 2
Crewe -2 7 £22,500 -6.25%
Knutsford +10 4 £17,000 -46.87%
Wilmslow -14 4 £20,819 -0.86%
Chester +4 3 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Nantwich - 2 £40,000 -
Runcorn 0 1 £36,500 +32.72% 2
Macclesfield -4 1 £20,000 -52.94%
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 77 (61.60%) MS Excel
2 76 (60.80%) Microsoft
3 63 (50.40%) Windows
4 41 (32.80%) Active Directory
5 30 (24.00%) SQL
6 29 (23.20%) ITIL
6 29 (23.20%) Finance
7 28 (22.40%) Windows Server
8 27 (21.60%) SLA
9 26 (20.80%) VMware
10 24 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
12 21 (16.80%) Linux
12 21 (16.80%) SharePoint
12 21 (16.80%) Web Development
12 21 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (16.00%) Billing
14 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (14.40%) Cisco
14 18 (14.40%) MS Exchange
15 14 (11.20%) Office 365
15 14 (11.20%) JIRA
16 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (10.40%) Windows 7
16 13 (10.40%) Bash Shell
16 13 (10.40%) MongoDB
16 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (10.40%) CentOS
16 13 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (10.40%) PowerShell

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 21 (16.80%) SharePoint
2 18 (14.40%) MS Exchange
3 13 (10.40%) Apache
3 13 (10.40%) IIS
4 8 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.80%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 77 (61.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.60%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.80%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Line 50
1 5 (4.00%) Sage X3
2 3 (2.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.40%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (2.40%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.80%) Magento
4 1 (0.80%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.80%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.20%) Office 365
2 5 (4.00%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.40%) HTTP
1 13 (10.40%) Intranet
2 11 (8.80%) VoIP
3 7 (5.60%) DNS
3 7 (5.60%) Firewall
3 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.80%) Skype
5 5 (4.00%) Wireless
6 3 (2.40%) DHCP
6 3 (2.40%) LAN
6 3 (2.40%) MPLS
6 3 (2.40%) NAS
6 3 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.40%) WAN
7 2 (1.60%) VPN
7 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.80%) FTP
8 1 (0.80%) PBX
8 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.40%) MongoDB
2 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (9.60%) MySQL
3 12 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (9.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.80%) Power BI
5 2 (1.60%) GIS
5 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (11.20%) JIRA
2 11 (8.80%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (23.20%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Billing
3 12 (9.60%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.20%) Marketing
5 3 (2.40%) Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Military
7 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (24.80%) Analyst
2 23 (18.40%) IT Support
3 16 (12.80%) IT Engineer
4 14 (11.20%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) Desktop Support
5 13 (10.40%) IT Support Engineer
6 12 (9.60%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (9.60%) DBA
6 12 (9.60%) Help Desk Support
7 11 (8.80%) Administrator
7 11 (8.80%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 11 (8.80%) SQL DBA
8 10 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Field Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 9 (7.20%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) Web Services
2 1 (0.80%) .NET
2 1 (0.80%) CSS
2 1 (0.80%) HTML
2 1 (0.80%) jQuery
2 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.40%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.00%) Fat Client
3 10 (8.00%) Thin Client
4 9 (7.20%) iPad
5 7 (5.60%) iSeries
6 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.00%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (3.20%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.40%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.80%) CCTV
11 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.80%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.80%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.80%) Fintech
11 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (50.40%) Windows
2 28 (22.40%) Windows Server
3 21 (16.80%) Linux
4 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (10.40%) CentOS
5 13 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (10.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 13 (10.40%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.00%) Android
7 9 (7.20%) Apple iOS
7 9 (7.20%) Windows 8
7 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.00%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.60%) Unix
10 2 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.80%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) ITIL
2 21 (16.80%) Web Development
3 11 (8.80%) ETL
4 10 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 9 (7.20%) Software Testing
6 8 (6.40%) Project Management
6 8 (6.40%) Service Management
7 7 (5.60%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (4.80%) Information Security
9 5 (4.00%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.20%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.20%) Business Continuity Management
10 4 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.20%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (3.20%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.20%) Time Management
11 3 (2.40%) Patch Management
11 3 (2.40%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.00%) SQL
2 13 (10.40%) Bash Shell
2 13 (10.40%) C
2 13 (10.40%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.40%) Python
3 12 (9.60%) T-SQL
3 12 (9.60%) VBA
4 2 (1.60%) C#
5 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) MCP
2 6 (4.80%) Degree
3 3 (2.40%) CCNA
3 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.60%) CISA
4 2 (1.60%) CISSP
4 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.80%) CISM
5 1 (0.80%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.80%) MCITP
5 1 (0.80%) MCSA
5 1 (0.80%) MCSE
5 1 (0.80%) MCTS
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.80%) PMP
5 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.60%) SLA
2 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) COBIT
4 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (32.80%) Active Directory
2 24 (19.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.60%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.40%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) PaperCut
2 3 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.80%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 76 (60.80%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.80%) VMware
3 18 (14.40%) Cisco
4 13 (10.40%) HP
5 11 (8.80%) Talend
6 10 (8.00%) Intel
7 8 (6.40%) Sage
8 5 (4.00%) Avaya
8 5 (4.00%) Siemens
9 4 (3.20%) Spiceworks
10 3 (2.40%) arcserve
10 3 (2.40%) Cognos
10 3 (2.40%) IBM
10 3 (2.40%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (2.40%) Oracle
10 3 (2.40%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.40%) Sophos
10 3 (2.40%) Symantec
11 2 (1.60%) Adobe
11 2 (1.60%) SAP
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