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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 93 42 63
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 118 212 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.12% 5.46% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 25.99% 46.19% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 85 182 130
Median salary £32,500 £37,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.75% +35.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £17,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £29,425 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +1.69%
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
454 459 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.99% 11.82% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 385 379 526
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -7 8 £24,000 -40.00%
Sale -7 4 £30,000 +57.89%
Bolton -10 3 £32,500 +54.76% 1
Wigan -7 2 £24,500 -2.00%
Oldham -7 1 £16,500 -28.26% 1
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 190 (72.52%) Microsoft
2 129 (49.24%) MS Excel
3 107 (40.84%) Windows
4 72 (27.48%) Active Directory
5 67 (25.57%) Degree
6 65 (24.81%) Windows 7
7 64 (24.43%) SQL
8 52 (19.85%) SQL Server
9 51 (19.47%) Finance
10 48 (18.32%) MS PowerPoint
11 42 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
12 41 (15.65%) ITIL
13 36 (13.74%) Service Delivery
13 36 (13.74%) Change Management
14 34 (12.98%) Legal
14 34 (12.98%) Project Management
15 31 (11.83%) Citrix
16 29 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (10.69%) VMware
17 28 (10.69%) SLA
18 26 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (9.92%) MS Exchange
18 26 (9.92%) Windows Server
19 25 (9.54%) PowerShell
20 24 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
21 23 (8.78%) SCCM
22 22 (8.40%) VPN
22 22 (8.40%) VBScript
22 22 (8.40%) Firewall

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 26 (9.92%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.63%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.20%) WordPress
6 10 (3.82%) Confluence
7 9 (3.44%) CMS
7 9 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.53%) CICS
9 4 (1.53%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.15%) IIS
11 2 (0.76%) SAS
12 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 129 (49.24%) MS Excel
2 48 (18.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (4.96%) MS Visio
4 12 (4.58%) Acrobat
5 11 (4.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (3.44%) Visualfiles
2 4 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.15%) Infor CRM
3 3 (1.15%) OPENContractor
3 3 (1.15%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.34%) Office 365
2 8 (3.05%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.05%) IaaS
3 5 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.40%) Firewall
1 22 (8.40%) VPN
2 14 (5.34%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.96%) DNS
3 13 (4.96%) LAN
3 13 (4.96%) WAN
4 11 (4.20%) Internet
5 10 (3.82%) DHCP
6 9 (3.44%) SAN
7 8 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (3.05%) Cisco IPT
7 8 (3.05%) IP Telephony
8 6 (2.29%) VoIP
9 4 (1.53%) FTP
9 4 (1.53%) HTTP
9 4 (1.53%) WebEx
10 3 (1.15%) VLAN
10 3 (1.15%) Wireless
11 2 (0.76%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.44%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.91%) MS Access
7 4 (1.53%) DB2
7 4 (1.53%) Power BI
8 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.76%) QlikView
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
10 1 (0.38%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (4.96%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.20%) JIRA
3 10 (3.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (1.91%) Toad
5 4 (1.53%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.53%) Firebug
5 4 (1.53%) JMeter
5 4 (1.53%) LoadRunner
5 4 (1.53%) The Grinder
6 2 (0.76%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.38%) Hudson
7 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.38%) tSQLt
General
1 51 (19.47%) Finance
2 34 (12.98%) Legal
3 17 (6.49%) Law
4 14 (5.34%) Marketing
5 12 (4.58%) German Language
6 11 (4.20%) French Language
6 11 (4.20%) Retail
7 7 (2.67%) Banking
8 6 (2.29%) Brand Awareness
8 6 (2.29%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.15%) Advertising
10 3 (1.15%) Games
11 2 (0.76%) Publishing
12 1 (0.38%) Automotive
12 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 81 (30.92%) Analyst
2 30 (11.45%) Support Engineer
3 28 (10.69%) Support Analyst
4 27 (10.31%) Developer
5 21 (8.02%) Applications Support
6 19 (7.25%) Service Analyst
6 19 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (6.11%) Applications Engineer
7 16 (6.11%) Applications Support Engineer
7 16 (6.11%) IT Support
8 15 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (5.73%) Consultant
9 14 (5.34%) Coordinator
9 14 (5.34%) SQL Developer
10 13 (4.96%) Business Analyst
10 13 (4.96%) Trainer
11 12 (4.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 12 (4.58%) Technical Analyst
12 11 (4.20%) 1st Line Support
12 11 (4.20%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.11%) .NET
2 15 (5.73%) HTML
3 11 (4.20%) Web Services
4 9 (3.44%) XML
5 8 (3.05%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.05%) SOAP
6 6 (2.29%) CSS
7 4 (1.53%) FIXML
7 4 (1.53%) J2EE
7 4 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (1.53%) XSL
8 3 (1.15%) Ajax
9 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.76%) COM
9 2 (0.76%) HTML5
9 2 (0.76%) jQuery
10 1 (0.38%) EDI
10 1 (0.38%) ODBC
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.63%) Blackberry
3 16 (6.11%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.58%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.20%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.44%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.05%) User Experience
7 8 (3.05%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.67%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.67%) iPad
8 7 (2.67%) Social Media
9 6 (2.29%) Blog
9 6 (2.29%) BYOD
9 6 (2.29%) Copywriting
9 6 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.29%) NHS
9 6 (2.29%) Social Network
9 6 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 107 (40.84%) Windows
2 65 (24.81%) Windows 7
3 26 (9.92%) Windows Server
4 24 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.34%) Windows 8
5 14 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.58%) Windows 10
7 11 (4.20%) Unix
8 8 (3.05%) Linux
9 6 (2.29%) Android
9 6 (2.29%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.29%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.53%) AIX
10 4 (1.53%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.76%) VMS
12 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.65%) ITIL
2 36 (13.74%) Change Management
2 36 (13.74%) Service Delivery
3 34 (12.98%) Project Management
4 29 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (6.49%) SDLC
6 16 (6.11%) Analytics
6 16 (6.11%) Presales
6 16 (6.11%) Software Deployment
6 16 (6.11%) Workflow
7 14 (5.34%) Case Management
7 14 (5.34%) PRINCE2
8 13 (4.96%) Change Control
8 13 (4.96%) Document Management
8 13 (4.96%) Service Management
9 12 (4.58%) Programme Management
10 11 (4.20%) Data Modelling
10 11 (4.20%) Software Delivery
10 11 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.43%) SQL
2 25 (9.54%) PowerShell
3 22 (8.40%) VBScript
4 12 (4.58%) C#
4 12 (4.58%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.82%) C
5 10 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.67%) PHP
7 5 (1.91%) Java
8 4 (1.53%) COBOL
8 4 (1.53%) JCL
9 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.76%) VBA
11 1 (0.38%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (25.57%) Degree
2 26 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (8.02%) MCSA
4 16 (6.11%) MCT
5 12 (4.58%) MCP
6 11 (4.20%) MOS
7 8 (3.05%) CCNA
7 8 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.67%) DBS Check
8 7 (2.67%) MCSE
9 6 (2.29%) HNC
9 6 (2.29%) HND
9 6 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.91%) MCITP
10 5 (1.91%) MCTS
11 4 (1.53%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.53%) PMP
12 1 (0.38%) ISEB
12 1 (0.38%) MCDST
12 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.69%) SLA
2 7 (2.67%) QA
3 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (27.48%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.44%) Terminal Server
5 7 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.91%) XenApp
7 2 (0.76%) Firmware
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.76%) vSphere
7 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.76%) XenServer
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (8.78%) SCCM
2 9 (3.44%) AirWatch
3 8 (3.05%) WSUS
4 6 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.53%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 190 (72.52%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.83%) Citrix
3 28 (10.69%) VMware
4 21 (8.02%) Cisco
5 19 (7.25%) iManage
6 14 (5.34%) Computacenter
7 12 (4.58%) Adobe
8 11 (4.20%) Google
9 9 (3.44%) Apple
9 9 (3.44%) Interwoven
10 8 (3.05%) Intel Security
10 8 (3.05%) Oracle
10 8 (3.05%) Sophos
10 8 (3.05%) Symantec
11 6 (2.29%) Facebook
11 6 (2.29%) HP
11 6 (2.29%) Nimble Storage
11 6 (2.29%) Twitter
12 5 (1.91%) IBM
12 5 (1.91%) SAP
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30877 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 - 24k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
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