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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.76% 4.56% 3.26%
As % of the Applications category 33.90% 37.50% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 14
Median salary £37,500 £20,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -18.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.51%
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
59 64 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.05% 12.17% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 56
Median salary £37,500 £21,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+74.41% -31.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,550 £18,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £36,350
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +2 10 £41,250 +135.71%
Burnley - 3 £16,500 -
Colne - 3 £27,500 - 2
Preston -6 1 £39,750 +84.88% 1
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
3 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
4 16 (38.10%) jQuery
5 13 (30.95%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 10 (23.81%) .NET
8 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Ajax
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (19.05%) Change Management
9 8 (19.05%) VBA
9 8 (19.05%) IIS
9 8 (19.05%) C#
9 8 (19.05%) HTML
9 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.05%) DTS
9 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.05%) CSS
9 8 (19.05%) SDLC
9 8 (19.05%) Case Management
10 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (14.29%) Finance
11 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (11.90%) GitHub
12 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
12 5 (11.90%) MySQL

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 8 (19.05%) IIS
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.52%) Confluence
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Project
3 3 (7.14%) Fireworks
3 3 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.38%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) FTP
2 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) DTS
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (11.90%) MySQL
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.76%) QlikView
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Danish Language
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Swedish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
6 3 (7.14%) HTML CSS Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Web Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Technician
7 2 (4.76%) Junior
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) PMO Lead
7 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) jQuery
2 10 (23.81%) .NET
3 8 (19.05%) Ajax
3 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.05%) CSS
3 8 (19.05%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) EDI
4 3 (7.14%) XHTML
5 1 (2.38%) OLE
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) e-Learning
3 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) iPad
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Case Management
1 8 (19.05%) Change Management
1 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
1 8 (19.05%) SDLC
1 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.90%) ERP
4 4 (9.52%) CRM
4 4 (9.52%) Data Management
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 3 (7.14%) Web Design
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) C#
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) VBA
3 5 (11.90%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) VBScript
5 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) Delphi
7 1 (2.38%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCITP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe
2 3 (7.14%) Citrix
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) SYSPRO
3 2 (4.76%) AVG
3 2 (4.76%) Dynatrace
3 2 (4.76%) Epicor
3 2 (4.76%) GFI Software
3 2 (4.76%) Mitel
3 2 (4.76%) RedGate
3 2 (4.76%) Sage
3 2 (4.76%) Symantec
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
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