The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
North West / Manchester
Rank 70 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 151 144 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.94% 4.36% 5.65%
As % of the Applications category 30.20% 31.37% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 129 114 176
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £40,375
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
500 459 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.03% 13.89% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 434 381 566
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS Office
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Manchester

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Manchester

MS Office
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Altrincham +3 14 £26,500 -26.38%
Bolton -3 13 £29,250 -7.14%
Stockport - 3 £23,000 - 2
Cheadle +11 2 £21,000 -37.77%
Salford -2 2 - - 3
Wigan - 2 £21,000 -
Oldham -30 1 £25,000 -60.00% 1
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 202 (69.90%) Microsoft
2 150 (51.90%) MS Excel
3 138 (47.75%) Windows
4 95 (32.87%) Windows 7
5 74 (25.61%) ITIL
6 73 (25.26%) Active Directory
7 59 (20.42%) Degree
8 52 (17.99%) Service Management
9 51 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 47 (16.26%) Citrix
10 47 (16.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 44 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (14.88%) SQL Server
13 42 (14.53%) SQL
13 42 (14.53%) Windows Server
14 40 (13.84%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (13.49%) Windows 10
16 38 (13.15%) SLA
17 37 (12.80%) MS Exchange
17 37 (12.80%) Data Centre
18 34 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (10.73%) SCCM
20 30 (10.38%) TCP/IP
21 29 (10.03%) PRINCE2
21 29 (10.03%) VMware
21 29 (10.03%) MOS
22 28 (9.69%) German Language
23 27 (9.34%) Programme Management
23 27 (9.34%) VPN
24 26 (9.00%) ITSM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 51 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 37 (12.80%) MS Exchange
3 16 (5.54%) Skype for Business
4 15 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.04%) Apache
7 3 (1.04%) SAS
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.69%) IIS
9 1 (0.35%) CICS
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Confluence
9 1 (0.35%) DNN
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.35%) Site Server
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
9 1 (0.35%) Zimbra
Applications
1 150 (51.90%) MS Excel
2 47 (16.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (7.96%) Acrobat
4 21 (7.27%) Camtasia
4 21 (7.27%) Snagit
5 15 (5.19%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.73%) MS Project
7 2 (0.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.69%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 10 (3.46%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.73%) Visualfiles
3 4 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Magento
5 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.35%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.27%) Office 365
2 10 (3.46%) IaaS
2 10 (3.46%) PaaS
3 7 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.38%) TCP/IP
2 27 (9.34%) VPN
3 22 (7.61%) LAN
4 21 (7.27%) DNS
4 21 (7.27%) WAN
5 18 (6.23%) Firewall
6 16 (5.54%) DHCP
7 15 (5.19%) SAN
8 14 (4.84%) Skype
8 14 (4.84%) VoIP
9 7 (2.42%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.08%) Network Security
10 6 (2.08%) VLAN
11 5 (1.73%) Internet
12 3 (1.04%) Broadband
12 3 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.04%) DMZ
12 3 (1.04%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.08%) MySQL
3 6 (2.08%) Power BI
4 5 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) MS Access
6 2 (0.69%) QlikView
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.35%) Big Data
7 1 (0.35%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.35%) DB2
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Eclipse
1 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.35%) Firebug
3 1 (0.35%) Hudson
3 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) JMeter
3 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.35%) The Grinder
3 1 (0.35%) Toad
General
1 28 (9.69%) German Language
2 23 (7.96%) French Language
3 22 (7.61%) Marketing
4 21 (7.27%) Finance
5 19 (6.57%) Manufacturing
6 17 (5.88%) Advertising
7 11 (3.81%) Legal
8 10 (3.46%) Law
9 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
10 6 (2.08%) Retail
11 4 (1.38%) Electronics
12 2 (0.69%) Banking
12 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (24.91%) Analyst
2 33 (11.42%) Trainer
3 31 (10.73%) Support Engineer
4 28 (9.69%) IT Support
5 27 (9.34%) Support Analyst
6 23 (7.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (7.96%) IT Trainer
7 21 (7.27%) Service Analyst
8 20 (6.92%) Developer
8 20 (6.92%) IT Analyst
9 19 (6.57%) 1st Line Support
10 18 (6.23%) Coordinator
11 14 (4.84%) IT Manager
11 14 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
12 13 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 13 (4.50%) IT Support Analyst
13 12 (4.15%) Data Centre Technician
13 12 (4.15%) Data Technician
14 11 (3.81%) Support Technician
15 10 (3.46%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.92%) .NET
2 12 (4.15%) CSS
3 11 (3.81%) HTML
4 9 (3.11%) jQuery
5 5 (1.73%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.38%) Web Services
7 3 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.04%) Software Packaging
7 3 (1.04%) XML
8 1 (0.35%) COM
8 1 (0.35%) LAMP
8 1 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (12.80%) Data Centre
3 20 (6.92%) FMCG
4 14 (4.84%) Social Media
5 13 (4.50%) Digital Media
5 13 (4.50%) NHS
6 12 (4.15%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.81%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (3.46%) BYOD
8 10 (3.46%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.77%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.08%) iSeries
11 5 (1.73%) Clustering
11 5 (1.73%) iPad
12 3 (1.04%) AS400
12 3 (1.04%) Blog
12 3 (1.04%) Life Science
12 3 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 138 (47.75%) Windows
2 95 (32.87%) Windows 7
3 42 (14.53%) Windows Server
4 40 (13.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (13.49%) Windows 10
6 21 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (5.88%) Linux
8 16 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (4.50%) Windows XP
10 12 (4.15%) Windows 8
11 10 (3.46%) OpenVMS
11 10 (3.46%) Solaris
12 8 (2.77%) Unix
13 3 (1.04%) AIX
13 3 (1.04%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.69%) CentOS
14 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (25.61%) ITIL
2 52 (17.99%) Service Management
3 34 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (10.03%) PRINCE2
5 27 (9.34%) Programme Management
6 26 (9.00%) ITSM
7 20 (6.92%) Data Protection
7 20 (6.92%) Service Delivery
8 19 (6.57%) CRM
9 17 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (5.54%) Analytics
11 14 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (4.84%) Change Management
12 13 (4.50%) E-Commerce
12 13 (4.50%) Project Management
12 13 (4.50%) SEO
13 12 (4.15%) CAFM
13 12 (4.15%) Campaign Management
13 12 (4.15%) Marketing Strategy
13 12 (4.15%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.53%) SQL
2 17 (5.88%) C#
3 15 (5.19%) C
4 14 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 9 (3.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.42%) PHP
7 6 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.08%) VBScript
8 5 (1.73%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.73%) VBA
9 3 (1.04%) RPG
9 3 (1.04%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.35%) COBOL
10 1 (0.35%) JCL
Qualifications
1 59 (20.42%) Degree
2 29 (10.03%) MOS
3 24 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.15%) MCP
5 11 (3.81%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.46%) MCSE
6 10 (3.46%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.11%) MCSA
8 8 (2.77%) CCNA
8 8 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.77%) HNC
8 8 (2.77%) HND
9 6 (2.08%) ISEB
9 6 (2.08%) MCT
10 5 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.38%) MCITP
11 4 (1.38%) MCTS
12 2 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.15%) SLA
2 4 (1.38%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.04%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (25.26%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.54%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.73%) vSphere
6 2 (0.69%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (10.73%) SCCM
2 13 (4.50%) AirWatch
3 10 (3.46%) SCOrch
4 7 (2.42%) WSUS
5 2 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
6 1 (0.35%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 202 (69.90%) Microsoft
2 47 (16.26%) Citrix
3 29 (10.03%) VMware
4 24 (8.30%) Adobe
4 24 (8.30%) iManage
5 23 (7.96%) Cisco
6 17 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 16 (5.54%) HP
8 15 (5.19%) Computacenter
8 15 (5.19%) SAP
9 10 (3.46%) CA
9 10 (3.46%) Dell
9 10 (3.46%) NetApp
10 8 (2.77%) AppSense
11 7 (2.42%) IBM
12 6 (2.08%) Remedy
13 5 (1.73%) LexisNexis
14 4 (1.38%) Snow
15 3 (1.04%) Avaya
15 3 (1.04%) Symantec
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