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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 37 56
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 14 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.00% 1.90% 1.50%
As % of the Applications category 37.84% 16.67% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £23,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -32.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £36,600 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
37 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.14% 11.43% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 48
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 4 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (29.41%) Windows
4 10 (29.41%) Information Security
5 8 (23.53%) Python
6 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 7 (20.59%) ITIL
6 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.65%) Wireshark
7 6 (17.65%) Time Management
7 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 6 (17.65%) Perl
7 6 (17.65%) Flash
7 6 (17.65%) HTTP
8 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (14.71%) DNS
8 5 (14.71%) Adobe
8 5 (14.71%) CCNP
8 5 (14.71%) CCNA
8 5 (14.71%) FTP
8 5 (14.71%) HTTPS
8 5 (14.71%) CISSP
8 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (14.71%) A+ Certification
8 5 (14.71%) Avaya
8 5 (14.71%) Adobe Captivate
8 5 (14.71%) Multimedia
9 4 (11.76%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) WinCC
Applications
1 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 14 (41.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (14.71%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Wireshark
1 6 (17.65%) HTTP
2 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) FTP
2 5 (14.71%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) Modbus
4 1 (2.94%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.88%) JUnit
1 2 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Multimedia
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Development Specialist
4 4 (11.76%) Trainer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Trainer
6 2 (5.88%) Head of IT
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Operations
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Flash
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) COM
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) SCADA
2 1 (2.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Information Security
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Time Management
4 3 (8.82%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.82%) SIEM
5 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) ERP
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.94%) Kanban
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) Groovy
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CCNP
1 5 (14.71%) CCNA
1 5 (14.71%) CISSP
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.71%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.82%) VCP4
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe
2 5 (14.71%) Avaya
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 3 (8.82%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.94%) Siemens
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