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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 55 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 33 100 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.46% 5.83% 5.88%
As % of the Applications category 25.58% 30.96% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 68 81
Median salary £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £16,900 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
North West

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
129 323 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.54% 18.82% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 118 240 251
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £19,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 14 £24,000 +4.34% 3
Northwich -1 7 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Chester -17 7 £22,250 -9.18% 2
Crewe +14 5 £23,500 -39.35%
Macclesfield +1 3 £28,000 +24.44% 3
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 57 (64.77%) Microsoft
2 51 (57.95%) Windows
3 48 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 33 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
6 24 (27.27%) ITIL
7 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
7 23 (26.14%) SLA
7 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
10 17 (19.32%) Telecoms
10 17 (19.32%) VMware
11 16 (18.18%) SQL
12 15 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (15.91%) Windows Server
13 14 (15.91%) Cisco
14 13 (14.77%) Citrix
14 13 (14.77%) MCP
15 12 (13.64%) Hyper-V
16 11 (12.50%) DNS
16 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (12.50%) CCNA
16 11 (12.50%) DHCP
17 10 (11.36%) Windows XP
17 10 (11.36%) SharePoint

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 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.14%) SAS
6 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project
4 1 (1.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.50%) DHCP
2 11 (12.50%) DNS
3 8 (9.09%) LAN
4 7 (7.95%) VPN
5 6 (6.82%) Wireless
6 4 (4.55%) WAN
6 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.41%) VoIP
8 2 (2.27%) SAN
8 2 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) MS Access
2 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) Tableau Vizable
General
1 17 (19.32%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.36%) Finance
3 7 (7.95%) Billing
3 7 (7.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.68%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) IT Support
2 23 (26.14%) Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Support Engineer
4 16 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 16 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) IT Technician
5 10 (11.36%) Support Analyst
6 9 (10.23%) Desktop Support
7 8 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Field Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Field Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.82%) DBA
9 6 (6.82%) Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.95%) Fat Client
2 7 (7.95%) Thin Client
3 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.68%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.41%) EPoS
6 3 (3.41%) User Experience
7 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.27%) Life Science
7 2 (2.27%) PMI
7 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.14%) iSeries
8 1 (1.14%) Social Media
8 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (57.95%) Windows
2 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
3 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (15.91%) Windows Server
6 10 (11.36%) Windows XP
7 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.82%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) ITIL
2 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (9.09%) Project Management
4 6 (6.82%) ETL
5 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (5.68%) CRM
5 5 (5.68%) Service Management
6 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.55%) Coaching
6 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.55%) ERP
6 4 (4.55%) Information Security
6 4 (4.55%) Internal Audit
6 4 (4.55%) People Management
7 3 (3.41%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.41%) ITSM
7 3 (3.41%) Presales
7 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) VBA
3 7 (7.95%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.41%) C#
5 3 (3.41%) PL/1
5 3 (3.41%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) MCP
2 11 (12.50%) CCNA
2 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.95%) MCITP
3 7 (7.95%) MCSA
3 7 (7.95%) MCSE
3 7 (7.95%) MCTS
4 6 (6.82%) Degree
5 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.14%) SLA
2 4 (4.55%) ISO 14001
2 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.55%) ISO22301
System Software
1 33 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.68%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.27%) XenApp
Vendors
1 57 (64.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.32%) VMware
3 14 (15.91%) Cisco
4 13 (14.77%) Citrix
5 7 (7.95%) Intel
6 3 (3.41%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.41%) Intel Security
6 3 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.41%) Sophos
7 2 (2.27%) CommVault
7 2 (2.27%) Lotus
7 2 (2.27%) Mitel
7 2 (2.27%) NetApp
7 2 (2.27%) Tableau
8 1 (1.14%) BT
8 1 (1.14%) Facebook
8 1 (1.14%) HP
8 1 (1.14%) Minitab
8 1 (1.14%) Twitter
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Alliance Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Chester
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Widnes
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Macclesfield
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 25 days ago
Widnes
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