The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halesowen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 1 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 100.00% 11.11% -
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
MS Office
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halesowen region.

Applications Category
Halesowen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halesowen 100.00% 11.11% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Halesowen

MS Office
Salary Trend in Halesowen

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Halesowen

MS Office
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Halesowen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halesowen 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Halesowen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halesowen 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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft