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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.98% 6.74% 0.90%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 28.89% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
Average salary £32,500 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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
11 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 10.78% 23.32% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 40 22
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Avaya
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe
3 4 (40.00%) Multimedia
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (40.00%) Time Management
3 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Google
6 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
6 1 (10.00%) French Language
6 1 (10.00%) German Language
6 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
6 1 (10.00%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (10.00%) Russian Language
6 1 (10.00%) Turkish Language
6 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (40.00%) Multimedia
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (10.00%) Russian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Trainer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Development Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Risk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe
2 4 (40.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Google