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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 86 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 122 144 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.27% 4.00% 4.66%
As % of the Applications category 27.66% 33.72% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 105 103 169
Median salary £31,250 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £62,000 £41,200
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
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
441 427 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.80% 11.87% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 399 349 565
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Oldham +4 10 £22,500 -47.05% 2
Stockport +6 7 £24,750 -41.76% 1
Altrincham - 5 £20,500 -
Cheadle +13 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Sale -6 1 £31,000 +63.15%
Bolton -8 1 - -
Rochdale -13 1 £27,000 +28.57%
Salford - 1 £28,750 - 1
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 187 (75.10%) Microsoft
2 141 (56.63%) MS Excel
3 110 (44.18%) Windows
4 75 (30.12%) Active Directory
5 70 (28.11%) Windows 7
6 64 (25.70%) Degree
7 57 (22.89%) MS PowerPoint
8 54 (21.69%) ITIL
9 51 (20.48%) SQL
10 47 (18.88%) SQL Server
11 37 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (12.85%) Service Delivery
12 32 (12.85%) Finance
12 32 (12.85%) TCP/IP
12 32 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (12.45%) SharePoint
13 31 (12.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (12.05%) SLA
15 29 (11.65%) Service Management
15 29 (11.65%) Windows Server
16 27 (10.84%) iManage
16 27 (10.84%) VMware
17 26 (10.44%) Adobe
17 26 (10.44%) MS Exchange
17 26 (10.44%) PRINCE2
17 26 (10.44%) SCCM
18 25 (10.04%) Citrix
18 25 (10.04%) Acrobat
18 25 (10.04%) Programme Management

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 31 (12.45%) SharePoint
2 26 (10.44%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.81%) WordPress
5 6 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.01%) CMS
6 5 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.61%) CICS
8 3 (1.20%) IIS
8 3 (1.20%) SAS
8 3 (1.20%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.80%) Confluence
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.40%) Site Server
10 1 (0.40%) Zimbra
Applications
1 141 (56.63%) MS Excel
2 57 (22.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (10.04%) Acrobat
4 9 (3.61%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.81%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.80%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.03%) Office 365
2 12 (4.82%) IaaS
3 10 (4.02%) PaaS
4 8 (3.21%) Google Analytics
5 6 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.85%) TCP/IP
2 21 (8.43%) VPN
3 20 (8.03%) LAN
3 20 (8.03%) WAN
4 19 (7.63%) DNS
4 19 (7.63%) Firewall
5 18 (7.23%) SAN
6 15 (6.02%) DHCP
7 14 (5.62%) VoIP
8 8 (3.21%) Internet
9 7 (2.81%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.01%) VLAN
11 4 (1.61%) FTP
11 4 (1.61%) HTTP
12 3 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.20%) WebEx
12 3 (1.20%) WLAN
13 2 (0.80%) Cisco IPT
13 2 (0.80%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.81%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.41%) MS Access
5 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.61%) DB2
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.80%) Power BI
8 2 (0.80%) QlikView
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.40%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (3.21%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.61%) Fiddler
2 4 (1.61%) Firebug
2 4 (1.61%) JMeter
2 4 (1.61%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.61%) The Grinder
2 4 (1.61%) Toad
3 3 (1.20%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) Hudson
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (12.85%) Finance
2 22 (8.84%) German Language
3 21 (8.43%) French Language
4 19 (7.63%) Legal
5 12 (4.82%) Marketing
6 9 (3.61%) Law
7 8 (3.21%) Retail
8 7 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.41%) Brand Awareness
9 6 (2.41%) Manufacturing
10 5 (2.01%) Advertising
10 5 (2.01%) Banking
11 3 (1.20%) Games
12 2 (0.80%) Publishing
13 1 (0.40%) Electronics
13 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (22.49%) Analyst
2 29 (11.65%) Support Analyst
3 25 (10.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 24 (9.64%) Trainer
5 23 (9.24%) IT Support
6 21 (8.43%) Developer
6 21 (8.43%) Support Engineer
7 19 (7.63%) Coordinator
8 17 (6.83%) Applications Support
9 16 (6.43%) Support Technician
10 14 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 14 (5.62%) Applications Engineer
10 14 (5.62%) Applications Support Engineer
11 13 (5.22%) 1st Line Support
11 13 (5.22%) IT Analyst
11 13 (5.22%) IT Support Analyst
12 11 (4.42%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 10 (4.02%) Data Centre Technician
13 10 (4.02%) Data Technician
13 10 (4.02%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.62%) .NET
2 13 (5.22%) HTML
3 10 (4.02%) CSS
3 10 (4.02%) Web Services
4 9 (3.61%) XML
5 7 (2.81%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.81%) SOAP
6 5 (2.01%) jQuery
7 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.20%) FIXML
8 3 (1.20%) J2EE
8 3 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.20%) XSL
9 2 (0.80%) Ajax
9 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.40%) COM
10 1 (0.40%) EDI
10 1 (0.40%) HTML5
10 1 (0.40%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.22%) NHS
5 10 (4.02%) BYOD
5 10 (4.02%) Driving Licence
5 10 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.21%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.21%) Social Media
7 7 (2.81%) Blog
7 7 (2.81%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.81%) iPad
7 7 (2.81%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.81%) User Experience
8 6 (2.41%) Copywriting
8 6 (2.41%) Social Network
9 4 (1.61%) Clustering
9 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.61%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 110 (44.18%) Windows
2 70 (28.11%) Windows 7
3 31 (12.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (11.65%) Windows Server
5 23 (9.24%) Windows 10
6 16 (6.43%) Linux
7 12 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.42%) Unix
8 11 (4.42%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.02%) OpenVMS
9 10 (4.02%) Solaris
9 10 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.61%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.40%) AIX
12 1 (0.40%) CentOS
12 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.69%) ITIL
2 37 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (12.85%) Service Delivery
4 29 (11.65%) Service Management
5 26 (10.44%) PRINCE2
6 25 (10.04%) Programme Management
7 23 (9.24%) ITSM
8 22 (8.84%) Change Management
9 20 (8.03%) Data Protection
9 20 (8.03%) Project Management
10 17 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (5.62%) Software Deployment
12 12 (4.82%) Workflow
13 11 (4.42%) Case Management
14 10 (4.02%) Analytics
14 10 (4.02%) CAFM
14 10 (4.02%) Change Control
14 10 (4.02%) Service Design
15 9 (3.61%) Application Virtualisation
15 9 (3.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (20.48%) SQL
2 21 (8.43%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.83%) VBScript
4 13 (5.22%) C
5 11 (4.42%) C#
6 10 (4.02%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.21%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.01%) PHP
9 4 (1.61%) COBOL
9 4 (1.61%) JCL
9 4 (1.61%) VBA
10 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 64 (25.70%) Degree
2 32 (12.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.84%) MOS
4 17 (6.83%) MCSA
5 14 (5.62%) MCT
6 13 (5.22%) MCP
7 9 (3.61%) MCSE
8 8 (3.21%) CCNA
8 8 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.41%) HNC
9 6 (2.41%) HND
10 4 (1.61%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.61%) MCITP
10 4 (1.61%) MCTS
11 2 (0.80%) ISEB
11 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.80%) PMP
12 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.05%) SLA
2 5 (2.01%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 75 (30.12%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.22%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.01%) Terminal Server
5 5 (2.01%) vSphere
6 3 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (10.44%) SCCM
2 10 (4.02%) AirWatch
2 10 (4.02%) WSUS
3 4 (1.61%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 187 (75.10%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.84%) iManage
2 27 (10.84%) VMware
3 26 (10.44%) Adobe
4 25 (10.04%) Citrix
5 20 (8.03%) Intel Security
6 19 (7.63%) Cisco
7 15 (6.02%) Computacenter
8 12 (4.82%) Dell
9 10 (4.02%) Google
9 10 (4.02%) NetApp
10 8 (3.21%) Oracle
11 7 (2.81%) Apple
11 7 (2.81%) HP
11 7 (2.81%) IBM
12 6 (2.41%) Facebook
12 6 (2.41%) Twitter
13 5 (2.01%) Interwoven
13 5 (2.01%) Veeam
14 4 (1.61%) Symantec
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