The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 22 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.91% 6.28% 5.76%
As % of the Applications category 32.35% 50.00% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 22
Median salary £26,250 £21,500 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £17,800 £16,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,800 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
North West

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

Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
68 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.18% 12.56% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 56
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £16,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,900 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Lancashire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Lancashire

MS Office
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley -10 6 £32,000 +48.83%
Skelmersdale - 3 £37,500 -
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £24,000 -
Lytham St Annes +2 1 £27,500 -
Blackpool -3 1 £22,500 +20.00% 1
Burnley - 1 £21,500 -
Nelson - 1 £19,500 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
3 14 (32.56%) VBA
4 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
4 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
5 11 (25.58%) VB
6 10 (23.26%) Windows
6 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
7 8 (18.60%) VBScript
7 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
8 7 (16.28%) CRM
8 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (13.95%) QlikView
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (13.95%) PHP
10 5 (11.63%) MySQL
10 5 (11.63%) C
10 5 (11.63%) HTML
10 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.63%) CSS
10 5 (11.63%) Git (software)

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.33%) Sage CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) DECT
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) VoIP
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.95%) QlikView
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Billing
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) IT Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Report Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Excel Developer
5 4 (9.30%) QlikView Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) IT Technician
6 3 (6.98%) Support Officer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate
7 2 (4.65%) ICT Support
7 2 (4.65%) IT Graduate
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) Junior
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) CSS
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
1 5 (11.63%) jQuery
2 3 (6.98%) EDI
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
4 5 (11.63%) e-Learning
4 5 (11.63%) Smart Meter
5 4 (9.30%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) iPad
6 2 (4.65%) Life Science
7 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
2 7 (16.28%) CRM
3 5 (11.63%) Release Management
4 4 (9.30%) ERP
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL
4 4 (9.30%) Time Management
5 3 (6.98%) Data Management
5 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.65%) Logistics
6 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) System Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) VBA
3 11 (25.58%) VB
4 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 8 (18.60%) VBScript
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
6 5 (11.63%) C
6 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) MCTS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) SAP
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) SYSPRO
4 2 (4.65%) Dynatrace
4 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Sage
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