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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.67% 4.87% 6.45%
As % of the Applications category 34.33% 39.13% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 25
Median salary £25,000 £18,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,550 £13,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,850 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%
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
67 69 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.50% 12.45% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 53
Median salary £32,500 £25,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -9.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £37,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -5 5 £32,500 +85.71% 1
Skelmersdale - 3 £37,500 -
Lytham St Annes +3 1 £27,500 -
Blackpool -7 1 £22,500 +21.62%
Burnley - 1 £21,500 - 1
Nelson - 1 £19,500 -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £24,000 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 19 (45.24%) SQL
4 12 (28.57%) VBA
5 11 (26.19%) Windows
6 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 9 (21.43%) VB
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (19.05%) Finance
8 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 7 (16.67%) CRM
9 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 6 (14.29%) VBScript
10 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.90%) Driving Licence
11 5 (11.90%) Smart Meter
11 5 (11.90%) GitHub
11 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
11 5 (11.90%) C
11 5 (11.90%) HTML
11 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
11 5 (11.90%) PHP
11 5 (11.90%) MS Project
11 5 (11.90%) MySQL
11 5 (11.90%) CSS
11 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
11 5 (11.90%) Time Management

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 4 (9.52%) Confluence
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Project
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.38%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) DECT
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (9.52%) QlikView
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Danish Language
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Swedish Language
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Report Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Account Executive
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Excel Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Graduate
7 2 (4.76%) IT Graduate
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support
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%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) CSS
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
1 5 (11.90%) jQuery
2 3 (7.14%) EDI
3 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Driving Licence
2 5 (11.90%) e-Learning
2 5 (11.90%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Life Science
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (16.67%) CRM
2 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.90%) Release Management
3 5 (11.90%) Time Management
4 4 (9.52%) ERP
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Data Management
5 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) System Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Telemarketing
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) VBA
3 9 (21.43%) VB
4 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 6 (14.29%) VBScript
6 5 (11.90%) C
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSA
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) MCTS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Citrix
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) SYSPRO
3 2 (4.76%) Dynatrace
3 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Sage
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Lancashire
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