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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.15% 0.87% 1.55%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 8.33% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
48 24 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.62% 10.39% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 52
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 29 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (39.39%) Information Security
4 11 (33.33%) Windows
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (24.24%) CCNP
6 8 (24.24%) CCNA
6 8 (24.24%) CISSP
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (24.24%) A+ Certification
7 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL
7 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
8 6 (18.18%) ArcSight
8 6 (18.18%) SIEM
8 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
8 6 (18.18%) Perl
8 6 (18.18%) Flash
8 6 (18.18%) Python
9 5 (15.15%) HTTPS
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) FTP
9 5 (15.15%) HTTP
9 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.15%) DNS
10 4 (12.12%) Citrix
10 4 (12.12%) VMware
10 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
10 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (3.03%) WinCC
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
2 5 (15.15%) HTTPS
2 5 (15.15%) FTP
2 5 (15.15%) HTTP
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) MPLS
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.03%) Modbus
5 1 (3.03%) Profibus
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Head of Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Head of Operations
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Trainer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) IT Trainer
4 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Information Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Flash
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) FMCG
1 2 (6.06%) Tandem
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) SCADA
2 1 (3.03%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Information Security
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) SIEM
4 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
5 3 (9.09%) Operations Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Perl
2 6 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) CCNP
1 8 (24.24%) CCNA
1 8 (24.24%) CISSP
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (24.24%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) ArcSight
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) Siemens
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