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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 19 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.69% 5.96% 3.38%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 40.91% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 12
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
57 66 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.07% 14.57% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 46
Median salary £30,750 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,813 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £55,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Darwen - 5 £26,000 -
Blackpool +13 4 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Chorley -12 4 £31,500 +46.51%
Newton-le-Willows +1 2 £24,000 +26.31%
Burnley - 2 £35,000 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Windows
4 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 14 (40.00%) Finance
6 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
7 10 (28.57%) VB
7 10 (28.57%) VBA
7 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (20.00%) VBScript
10 7 (20.00%) Degree
10 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) Driving Licence
11 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
11 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (14.29%) Internet
12 5 (14.29%) C
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) VMware
12 5 (14.29%) Billing
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (14.29%) QlikView
12 5 (14.29%) Release Management
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Line 500
2 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) Broadband
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) PBX
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) DECT
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) QlikView
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) DTS
6 1 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Billing
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Excel Developer
4 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.43%) QlikView Developer
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Account Executive
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate
6 2 (5.71%) ICT Officer
6 2 (5.71%) ICT Support
6 2 (5.71%) ICT Support Officer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Graduate
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Ajax
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) Driving Licence
4 5 (14.29%) Smart Meter
5 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
6 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
7 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.71%) Life Science
8 1 (2.86%) iPad
8 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.29%) Release Management
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) Document Management
3 4 (11.43%) ERP
3 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Time Management
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.57%) CRM
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security Management
4 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.57%) Security Management
4 3 (8.57%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (8.57%) Software Licensing
4 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) VB
2 10 (28.57%) VBA
3 7 (20.00%) VBScript
4 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.29%) C
5 5 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) BT
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Dell
3 3 (8.57%) Lotus
3 3 (8.57%) Sage
3 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Dynatrace
4 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
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