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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 62 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 60 55 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.34% 3.82% 4.95%
As % of the Applications category 30.15% 29.89% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 84
Median salary £23,875 £22,700 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.17% -7.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,975 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,218 £41,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
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
199 184 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.72% 12.77% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 159 162 279
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +19 26 £21,500 -4.44%
Crewe +11 18 £23,500 +23.68%
Nantwich - 7 £35,250 -
Chester +3 4 £27,000 -13.60% 1
Wilmslow -20 4 £26,376 +25.60% 2
Macclesfield -13 1 £20,000 -52.94% 3
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 81 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 76 (64.96%) Microsoft
3 58 (49.57%) Windows
4 42 (35.90%) Active Directory
5 33 (28.21%) ITIL
6 32 (27.35%) SQL
7 29 (24.79%) Windows Server
8 28 (23.93%) Finance
9 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 27 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 26 (22.22%) VMware
11 25 (21.37%) Billing
12 24 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (20.51%) SLA
13 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
13 21 (17.95%) Linux
13 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (15.38%) Cisco
15 17 (14.53%) T-SQL
15 17 (14.53%) VBA
15 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (14.53%) Web Development
15 17 (14.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (14.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (13.68%) MySQL
16 16 (13.68%) ETL
17 14 (11.97%) JIRA
17 14 (11.97%) Office 365

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 26 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.11%) Apache
3 13 (11.11%) IIS
4 11 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.27%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 81 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.98%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Line 50
1 5 (4.27%) Sage X3
2 3 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.56%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.97%) Office 365
2 5 (4.27%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) HTTP
1 13 (11.11%) Intranet
2 11 (9.40%) VoIP
3 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.98%) Firewall
5 6 (5.13%) DNS
6 5 (4.27%) Skype
6 5 (4.27%) Wireless
7 4 (3.42%) LAN
7 4 (3.42%) WAN
8 3 (2.56%) DHCP
8 3 (2.56%) MPLS
8 3 (2.56%) NAS
8 3 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.71%) VPN
10 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (14.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (14.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (14.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.68%) MySQL
4 13 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.27%) MS Access
5 5 (4.27%) Power BI
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) JIRA
2 11 (9.40%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (23.93%) Finance
2 25 (21.37%) Billing
3 13 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Back Office
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Analyst
2 21 (17.95%) IT Support
3 17 (14.53%) DBA
4 16 (13.68%) SQL DBA
5 12 (10.26%) Administrator
5 12 (10.26%) IT Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Desktop Support
8 8 (6.84%) Help Desk Support
8 8 (6.84%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) IT Technician
9 7 (5.98%) Graduate
9 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.98%) iPad
3 7 (5.98%) iSeries
3 7 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.98%) Mobile Computing
4 6 (5.13%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.27%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.27%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.56%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.85%) Fintech
8 1 (0.85%) PMI
8 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (49.57%) Windows
2 29 (24.79%) Windows Server
3 21 (17.95%) Linux
3 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (11.11%) CentOS
4 13 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (6.84%) Android
7 8 (6.84%) Apple iOS
7 8 (6.84%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.84%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.27%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.71%) Unix
9 2 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) ITIL
2 17 (14.53%) Web Development
3 16 (13.68%) ETL
4 10 (8.55%) ITIL V3
5 9 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 7 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (5.98%) Service Management
7 6 (5.13%) Project Management
7 6 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.27%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.27%) Information Security
8 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.42%) ERP
10 3 (2.56%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.56%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.35%) SQL
2 17 (14.53%) T-SQL
2 17 (14.53%) VBA
3 13 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 13 (11.11%) C
3 13 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 13 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (1.71%) C#
5 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) MCP
3 3 (2.56%) CCNA
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISA
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
5 1 (0.85%) MCITP
5 1 (0.85%) MCSA
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) MCTS
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.26%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.71%) XenApp
6 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) PaperCut
2 3 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 76 (64.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.22%) VMware
3 18 (15.38%) Cisco
4 13 (11.11%) HP
5 11 (9.40%) Talend
6 8 (6.84%) Sage
7 5 (4.27%) Avaya
7 5 (4.27%) Intel
7 5 (4.27%) Siemens
8 4 (3.42%) Citrix
9 3 (2.56%) arcserve
9 3 (2.56%) Cognos
9 3 (2.56%) IBM
9 3 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (2.56%) Oracle
9 3 (2.56%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.56%) Sophos
9 3 (2.56%) Symantec
10 2 (1.71%) SAP
11 1 (0.85%) Adobe
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