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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 80 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 121 227 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.25% 5.90% 4.28%
As % of the Applications category 25.69% 43.49% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 94 198 134
Median salary £35,000 £36,209 £26,566
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £21,000 £18,044
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £62,000 £39,550
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 Manchester region.

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
471 522 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.66% 13.56% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 402 423 531
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,508
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.32%

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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
Stockport -12 11 £29,000 -7.93%
Wigan -2 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Sale -5 4 £30,000 +71.42%
Bolton -12 2 £32,500 +50.46% 2
Altrincham +8 1 £11,000 -60.00%
Bury - 1 £22,000 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 180 (70.31%) Microsoft
2 130 (50.78%) MS Excel
3 110 (42.97%) Windows
4 75 (29.30%) Active Directory
5 69 (26.95%) Windows 7
6 66 (25.78%) Finance
7 60 (23.44%) Degree
8 56 (21.88%) SQL
9 47 (18.36%) SQL Server
9 47 (18.36%) MS PowerPoint
10 46 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (17.19%) Legal
12 42 (16.41%) ITIL
13 37 (14.45%) Project Management
14 36 (14.06%) Citrix
15 32 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 31 (12.11%) Change Management
17 30 (11.72%) Blackberry
18 29 (11.33%) Service Delivery
18 29 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
20 27 (10.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 27 (10.55%) Law
21 26 (10.16%) VMware
22 25 (9.77%) SLA
23 24 (9.38%) PowerShell
24 23 (8.98%) Windows Server 2008
24 23 (8.98%) VPN
24 23 (8.98%) Windows Server
25 22 (8.59%) MS Exchange

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 27 (10.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (8.59%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.64%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.08%) Confluence
5 11 (4.30%) CMS
5 11 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.30%) WordPress
6 7 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.56%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.17%) CICS
9 3 (1.17%) IIS
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 130 (50.78%) MS Excel
2 47 (18.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (5.08%) MS Visio
4 11 (4.30%) MS Project
5 8 (3.13%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.39%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.39%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.39%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.39%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 9 (3.52%) Visualfiles
2 4 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.17%) Infor CRM
3 3 (1.17%) OPENContractor
3 3 (1.17%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.25%) Office 365
2 8 (3.13%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.13%) IaaS
3 4 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.39%) AdWords
5 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.39%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.98%) VPN
2 22 (8.59%) Firewall
3 14 (5.47%) LAN
4 13 (5.08%) DNS
4 13 (5.08%) WAN
5 12 (4.69%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.91%) DHCP
6 10 (3.91%) Internet
7 9 (3.52%) IP Telephony
8 8 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
8 8 (3.13%) SAN
8 8 (3.13%) VoIP
9 4 (1.56%) WebEx
10 3 (1.17%) FTP
10 3 (1.17%) HTTP
10 3 (1.17%) Wireless
11 2 (0.78%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.78%) VLAN
12 1 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.95%) MS Access
6 4 (1.56%) Power BI
6 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.17%) DB2
8 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (5.47%) JIRA
2 13 (5.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 11 (4.30%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.56%) Toad
5 3 (1.17%) Fiddler
5 3 (1.17%) Firebug
5 3 (1.17%) JMeter
5 3 (1.17%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.17%) The Grinder
6 2 (0.78%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.39%) tSQLt
General
1 66 (25.78%) Finance
2 44 (17.19%) Legal
3 27 (10.55%) Law
4 15 (5.86%) Marketing
5 10 (3.91%) Banking
6 9 (3.52%) German Language
6 9 (3.52%) Retail
7 8 (3.13%) French Language
8 7 (2.73%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.34%) Brand Awareness
9 6 (2.34%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.56%) Advertising
11 3 (1.17%) Games
11 3 (1.17%) Publishing
12 1 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Billing
12 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 86 (33.59%) Analyst
2 30 (11.72%) Support Engineer
3 24 (9.38%) Developer
3 24 (9.38%) Service Analyst
3 24 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 24 (9.38%) Support Analyst
4 22 (8.59%) Applications Support
5 19 (7.42%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (6.64%) Business Analyst
7 16 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 16 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
8 15 (5.86%) Consultant
8 15 (5.86%) IT Support
9 14 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (5.47%) Support Technician
10 13 (5.08%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 13 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
10 13 (5.08%) Technical Business Analyst
11 12 (4.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.25%) HTML
2 13 (5.08%) .NET
3 11 (4.30%) Web Services
4 9 (3.52%) XML
5 7 (2.73%) SOAP
6 6 (2.34%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.34%) CSS
7 4 (1.56%) FIXML
7 4 (1.56%) J2EE
7 4 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (1.56%) XSL
8 3 (1.17%) Ajax
9 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.78%) HTML5
9 2 (0.78%) jQuery
10 1 (0.39%) COM
10 1 (0.39%) EDI
10 1 (0.39%) MDX
10 1 (0.39%) ODBC
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (11.72%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 9 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.52%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.13%) Social Media
6 8 (3.13%) User Experience
7 7 (2.73%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.73%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.73%) iPad
8 6 (2.34%) Blog
8 6 (2.34%) Copywriting
8 6 (2.34%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.34%) Social Network
9 4 (1.56%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.17%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.17%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 110 (42.97%) Windows
2 69 (26.95%) Windows 7
3 23 (8.98%) Windows Server
3 23 (8.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.08%) Windows 8
6 10 (3.91%) Linux
6 10 (3.91%) Unix
6 10 (3.91%) Windows 10
7 8 (3.13%) Android
8 7 (2.73%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.73%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.56%) AIX
10 4 (1.56%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.17%) VMS
12 1 (0.39%) CentOS
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.41%) ITIL
2 37 (14.45%) Project Management
3 32 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (12.11%) Change Management
5 29 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (11.33%) Service Delivery
6 20 (7.81%) Document Management
6 20 (7.81%) SDLC
7 19 (7.42%) Presales
8 16 (6.25%) Analytics
9 15 (5.86%) Software Deployment
9 15 (5.86%) Workflow
10 13 (5.08%) BPMN
10 13 (5.08%) Change Control
10 13 (5.08%) Data Modelling
10 13 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (5.08%) Software Delivery
10 13 (5.08%) Ticket Management
10 13 (5.08%) UML
10 13 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (21.88%) SQL
2 24 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 21 (8.20%) VBScript
4 12 (4.69%) C#
5 11 (4.30%) T-SQL
6 10 (3.91%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.73%) PHP
8 5 (1.95%) Java
9 4 (1.56%) C
10 3 (1.17%) COBOL
10 3 (1.17%) JCL
10 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.78%) VBA
12 1 (0.39%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (23.44%) Degree
2 28 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.81%) MCSA
4 15 (5.86%) MCT
5 12 (4.69%) MCP
6 9 (3.52%) MOS
7 7 (2.73%) CCNA
7 7 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.73%) DBS Check
7 7 (2.73%) MCDST
8 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.56%) MCSE
8 4 (1.56%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.56%) PMP
9 3 (1.17%) HNC
9 3 (1.17%) HND
9 3 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.17%) MCITP
9 3 (1.17%) MCTS
10 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.77%) SLA
2 7 (2.73%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (29.30%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.47%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.30%) Terminal Server
5 6 (2.34%) XenApp
6 4 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.17%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.78%) Firmware
8 2 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.78%) XenServer
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (8.20%) SCCM
2 6 (2.34%) AirWatch
2 6 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.56%) WSUS
4 3 (1.17%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.39%) WMI
6 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 180 (70.31%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.06%) Citrix
3 26 (10.16%) VMware
4 20 (7.81%) Cisco
5 19 (7.42%) iManage
6 11 (4.30%) Interwoven
7 10 (3.91%) Google
8 9 (3.52%) Adobe
8 9 (3.52%) Apple
8 9 (3.52%) Symantec
9 8 (3.13%) Oracle
10 7 (2.73%) Facebook
10 7 (2.73%) Sophos
10 7 (2.73%) Twitter
11 6 (2.34%) Computacenter
11 6 (2.34%) IBM
11 6 (2.34%) Nimble Storage
12 5 (1.95%) HP
12 5 (1.95%) SAP
12 5 (1.95%) Tableau
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago