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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
North West / Manchester
Rank 75 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 138 143 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.76% 4.49% 5.25%
As % of the Applications category 29.87% 33.33% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 120 105 168
Median salary £31,250 £42,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +53.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
462 429 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.60% 13.47% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 417 358 570
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,748
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 - 15 £21,500 -
Oldham -18 8 £23,750 -62.00% 1
Stockport +5 5 £24,500 -42.35% 3
Bolton -14 5 £29,250 -7.14%
Cheadle +15 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Salford 0 1 £28,750 +33.72%
Sale -4 1 £31,000 +40.90%
Wigan - 1 £21,000 - 1
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 195 (75.58%) Microsoft
2 142 (55.04%) MS Excel
3 122 (47.29%) Windows
4 81 (31.40%) Windows 7
5 70 (27.13%) Active Directory
6 60 (23.26%) ITIL
6 60 (23.26%) Degree
7 51 (19.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 43 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 42 (16.28%) SQL
10 40 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
11 39 (15.12%) SLA
12 38 (14.73%) Service Management
12 38 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (14.34%) SharePoint
13 37 (14.34%) Citrix
14 36 (13.95%) Windows Server
15 33 (12.79%) MS Exchange
15 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
15 33 (12.79%) Windows 10
16 31 (12.02%) Service Delivery
17 30 (11.63%) Data Centre
18 29 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (10.47%) VMware
19 27 (10.47%) Programme Management
20 26 (10.08%) ITSM
20 26 (10.08%) MOS
20 26 (10.08%) SCCM
21 25 (9.69%) German Language

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 37 (14.34%) SharePoint
2 33 (12.79%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.88%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.55%) WordPress
8 3 (1.16%) CICS
8 3 (1.16%) SAS
9 2 (0.78%) Confluence
9 2 (0.78%) IIS
9 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.39%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.39%) Site Server
10 1 (0.39%) Zimbra
Applications
1 142 (55.04%) MS Excel
2 51 (19.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (9.30%) Acrobat
4 22 (8.53%) Camtasia
4 22 (8.53%) Snagit
5 9 (3.49%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.39%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 4 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (1.55%) SAP ERP
1 4 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.55%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.39%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.75%) Office 365
2 10 (3.88%) IaaS
2 10 (3.88%) PaaS
3 7 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.33%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
2 25 (9.69%) VPN
3 21 (8.14%) LAN
4 20 (7.75%) WAN
5 19 (7.36%) DNS
5 19 (7.36%) Firewall
6 15 (5.81%) DHCP
6 15 (5.81%) SAN
6 15 (5.81%) VoIP
7 8 (3.10%) Skype
8 7 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (2.33%) Network Security
9 6 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (2.33%) VLAN
10 5 (1.94%) Internet
11 4 (1.55%) FTP
11 4 (1.55%) HTTP
12 3 (1.16%) Broadband
12 3 (1.16%) DMZ
12 3 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.33%) MySQL
3 6 (2.33%) Power BI
4 5 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (1.94%) MS Access
4 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.16%) DB2
7 2 (0.78%) QlikView
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.39%) Big Data
8 1 (0.39%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.55%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.16%) Fiddler
2 3 (1.16%) Firebug
2 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.16%) JIRA
2 3 (1.16%) JMeter
2 3 (1.16%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.16%) The Grinder
2 3 (1.16%) Toad
3 2 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.39%) Hudson
4 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (9.69%) German Language
2 24 (9.30%) French Language
3 21 (8.14%) Finance
4 20 (7.75%) Marketing
5 17 (6.59%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.65%) Advertising
7 11 (4.26%) Legal
8 8 (3.10%) Law
8 8 (3.10%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.71%) Retail
10 4 (1.55%) Banking
10 4 (1.55%) Brand Awareness
10 4 (1.55%) Electronics
11 2 (0.78%) Publishing
11 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (22.48%) Analyst
2 29 (11.24%) Trainer
3 28 (10.85%) Support Engineer
4 27 (10.47%) Support Analyst
5 24 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 24 (9.30%) IT Support
6 20 (7.75%) Coordinator
7 19 (7.36%) Developer
8 18 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
9 14 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 14 (5.43%) IT Analyst
9 14 (5.43%) IT Trainer
10 13 (5.04%) Data Centre Technician
10 13 (5.04%) Data Technician
10 13 (5.04%) IT Support Analyst
10 13 (5.04%) Support Technician
11 12 (4.65%) SCCM Engineer
11 12 (4.65%) Service Analyst
12 10 (3.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 10 (3.88%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.65%) .NET
2 11 (4.26%) CSS
3 9 (3.49%) jQuery
4 7 (2.71%) HTML
5 4 (1.55%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.55%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.55%) Web Services
6 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.16%) SOAP
6 3 (1.16%) Software Packaging
6 3 (1.16%) XML
7 1 (0.39%) COM
7 1 (0.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.04%) NHS
3 13 (5.04%) Social Media
4 12 (4.65%) Digital Media
4 12 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (3.88%) BYOD
6 10 (3.88%) Driving Licence
7 8 (3.10%) FMCG
7 8 (3.10%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.33%) User Experience
9 5 (1.94%) Blog
9 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.94%) iPad
10 4 (1.55%) Clustering
10 4 (1.55%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.55%) Social Network
11 3 (1.16%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 122 (47.29%) Windows
2 81 (31.40%) Windows 7
3 38 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (13.95%) Windows Server
5 33 (12.79%) Windows 10
6 19 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (5.43%) Linux
8 13 (5.04%) Windows XP
9 12 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (4.26%) Windows 8
11 10 (3.88%) OpenVMS
11 10 (3.88%) Solaris
12 8 (3.10%) Unix
13 3 (1.16%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.78%) CentOS
14 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.39%) AIX
15 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.26%) ITIL
2 38 (14.73%) Service Management
3 31 (12.02%) Service Delivery
4 29 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (10.47%) Programme Management
6 26 (10.08%) ITSM
7 25 (9.69%) PRINCE2
8 20 (7.75%) Data Protection
9 17 (6.59%) Analytics
9 17 (6.59%) Change Management
10 14 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.04%) CAFM
11 13 (5.04%) CRM
11 13 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (4.65%) SEO
13 11 (4.26%) E-Commerce
14 10 (3.88%) Project Management
14 10 (3.88%) Service Design
14 10 (3.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.28%) SQL
2 16 (6.20%) C
2 16 (6.20%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.26%) C#
4 10 (3.88%) VBScript
5 9 (3.49%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.10%) PHP
7 5 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.94%) VBA
8 3 (1.16%) COBOL
8 3 (1.16%) JCL
8 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (23.26%) Degree
2 29 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (10.08%) MOS
4 13 (5.04%) MCP
4 13 (5.04%) MCSA
5 10 (3.88%) MCSE
5 10 (3.88%) MCT
6 9 (3.49%) HNC
6 9 (3.49%) HND
7 8 (3.10%) CCNA
7 8 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.55%) MCITP
8 4 (1.55%) MCTS
9 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.78%) ISEB
10 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.12%) SLA
2 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 70 (27.13%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.04%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.94%) vSphere
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (10.08%) SCCM
2 11 (4.26%) AirWatch
3 10 (3.88%) WSUS
4 3 (1.16%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 195 (75.58%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.34%) Citrix
3 27 (10.47%) VMware
4 25 (9.69%) Adobe
4 25 (9.69%) iManage
5 22 (8.53%) Cisco
6 20 (7.75%) Intel Security
7 17 (6.59%) Computacenter
8 10 (3.88%) Dell
8 10 (3.88%) HP
8 10 (3.88%) NetApp
8 10 (3.88%) SAP
9 8 (3.10%) Google
10 6 (2.33%) Remedy
11 5 (1.94%) Apple
11 5 (1.94%) Oracle
12 4 (1.55%) AppSense
12 4 (1.55%) CA
12 4 (1.55%) Facebook
12 4 (1.55%) IBM
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: c.£45,000 DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum upto 30K + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £19k - 21k per year + Pension
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Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Oldham
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens & training
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Manchester
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Bonus, Pension and Holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
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Manchester, Lancashire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Compu team
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum plus pension & profit-share scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + On Call Rota + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £0 - 45k per year + Benefits
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Manchester
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