The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.76% 11.15% 8.20%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 67.35% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 18
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.51%
MS Office
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 49 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.02% 16.55% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 35
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MS Office
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Chester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Avaya
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) VBA
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (25.00%) Security Patching
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (16.67%) Finance

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (25.00%) VBA Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Technician
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VB
1 3 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Avaya
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) HP
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