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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 15 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.93% 4.06% 5.14%
As % of the Applications category 48.39% 27.50% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Average salary £24,500 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,750 £21,350 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £27,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
31 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.45% 14.76% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 14
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (27.59%) Time Management
5 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Adobe
6 5 (17.24%) Avaya
6 5 (17.24%) Multimedia
6 5 (17.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) Python
7 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) MS Project
7 4 (13.79%) Java
8 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
8 3 (10.34%) CCNP
8 3 (10.34%) CCNA
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) Firewall
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) CISSP
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (10.34%) A+ Certification
8 3 (10.34%) Degree
8 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (10.34%) Retail
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 7

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) WinCC
Applications
1 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (41.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe Captivate
4 4 (13.79%) MS Project
5 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Modbus
2 1 (3.45%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.90%) JMeter
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Multimedia
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
5 2 (6.90%) Dutch Language
5 2 (6.90%) French Language
5 2 (6.90%) German Language
5 2 (6.90%) Italian Language
5 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
6 1 (3.45%) Back Office
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Development Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Trainer
5 3 (10.34%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (10.34%) Coordinator
5 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Officer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Trainer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Project Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Physics
3 1 (3.45%) Psychology
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) SCADA
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Economics
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Time Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Cyber Security
3 3 (10.34%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) ERP
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Research
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Python
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Groovy
2 2 (6.90%) Ruby
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CCNP
1 3 (10.34%) CCNA
1 3 (10.34%) CISSP
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.34%) A+ Certification
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HND
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Adobe
2 5 (17.24%) Avaya
3 2 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Siemens
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