The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 5.16% 2.54% 2.01%
As % of the Applications category 32.00% 21.88% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £18,250 £18,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 16.13% 11.59% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 24
Average salary £18,500 £27,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.72% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,000 £14,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
Northern Ireland

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

MS Office
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

MS Office Salary Trend in County Antrim

MS Office
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +14 7 £18,500 +2.77%
MS Office
Northern Ireland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 4 (33.33%) MCDST
5 4 (33.33%) Fault Management
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) CommVault
5 4 (33.33%) Compuware
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) SPSS
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Research Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCDST
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) CommVault
2 4 (33.33%) Compuware
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix