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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 67 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 133 180 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.68% 5.01% 3.89%
As % of the Applications category 27.82% 34.95% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 104 152 129
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
478 515 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.24% 14.34% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 416 407 498
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -5 11 £29,000 +11.53% 2
Wigan -2 5 £32,500 +44.44%
Bolton -13 2 £32,500 +32.65% 2
Altrincham - 2 £18,000 - 1
Cheadle +6 1 - -
Sale -1 1 £30,000 +42.85%
Bury - 1 £22,000 - 1
Oldham - 1 £20,000 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 195 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 144 (52.36%) MS Excel
3 120 (43.64%) Windows
4 81 (29.45%) Active Directory
5 80 (29.09%) Finance
6 75 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 56 (20.36%) Degree
7 56 (20.36%) SQL
8 55 (20.00%) Legal
9 52 (18.91%) MS PowerPoint
10 50 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 49 (17.82%) SQL Server
12 46 (16.73%) ITIL
13 45 (16.36%) Citrix
14 44 (16.00%) Project Management
15 43 (15.64%) Blackberry
16 37 (13.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 36 (13.09%) Law
17 36 (13.09%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
19 32 (11.64%) Change Management
19 32 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (11.27%) VPN
21 30 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
21 30 (10.91%) Windows Server
22 28 (10.18%) MS Exchange
23 27 (9.82%) Document Management
24 26 (9.45%) VMware
24 26 (9.45%) Presales
25 25 (9.09%) SDLC

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 (13.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 28 (10.18%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.18%) Confluence
4 16 (5.82%) CMS
4 16 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (5.45%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (2.91%) WordPress
8 4 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.45%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.09%) IIS
10 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.73%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.36%) CICS
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 144 (52.36%) MS Excel
2 52 (18.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (6.55%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.64%) MS Project
5 4 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.09%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.36%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.36%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.36%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 11 (4.00%) Visualfiles
2 4 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.09%) Infor CRM
3 3 (1.09%) OPENContractor
3 3 (1.09%) OPENHousing
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) assyst
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.18%) Office 365
2 8 (2.91%) IaaS
3 5 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (1.45%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.09%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) AdWords
6 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.27%) VPN
2 22 (8.00%) Firewall
3 17 (6.18%) LAN
4 16 (5.82%) TCP/IP
5 15 (5.45%) DNS
5 15 (5.45%) WAN
6 12 (4.36%) DHCP
7 10 (3.64%) Internet
7 10 (3.64%) IP Telephony
8 8 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (2.91%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (2.55%) SAN
9 7 (2.55%) VoIP
10 6 (2.18%) WebEx
11 3 (1.09%) VLAN
11 3 (1.09%) Wireless
12 2 (0.73%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.36%) FTP
13 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.45%) MS Access
7 3 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.09%) Power BI
8 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.73%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.36%) DB2
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (6.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 17 (6.18%) JIRA
2 11 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.73%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.73%) Toad
4 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.36%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.36%) Firebug
4 1 (0.36%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.36%) JMeter
4 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.36%) MSI
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.36%) The Grinder
4 1 (0.36%) tSQLt
General
1 80 (29.09%) Finance
2 55 (20.00%) Legal
3 36 (13.09%) Law
4 16 (5.82%) Marketing
5 10 (3.64%) Banking
6 9 (3.27%) Retail
7 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.82%) German Language
8 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.45%) Games
10 3 (1.09%) Advertising
10 3 (1.09%) Brand Awareness
10 3 (1.09%) French Language
11 2 (0.73%) Billing
11 2 (0.73%) Publishing
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 103 (37.45%) Analyst
2 34 (12.36%) Support Analyst
2 34 (12.36%) Support Engineer
3 29 (10.55%) Service Analyst
3 29 (10.55%) Service Desk Analyst
4 25 (9.09%) Developer
5 24 (8.73%) Applications Support
6 22 (8.00%) IT Support
7 21 (7.64%) Business Analyst
7 21 (7.64%) Consultant
8 20 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (6.18%) Applications Engineer
9 17 (6.18%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (6.18%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (6.18%) Technical Analyst
9 17 (6.18%) Technical Business Analyst
10 16 (5.82%) Applications Support Engineer
11 15 (5.45%) IT Engineer
12 14 (5.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (5.09%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.45%) HTML
2 11 (4.00%) Web Services
3 10 (3.64%) .NET
4 8 (2.91%) XML
5 5 (1.82%) CSS
5 5 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (1.82%) SOAP
6 4 (1.45%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.45%) FIXML
6 4 (1.45%) J2EE
6 4 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (1.45%) XSL
7 3 (1.09%) Ajax
8 2 (0.73%) HTML5
9 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.36%) jQuery
9 1 (0.36%) MDX
9 1 (0.36%) ODBC
9 1 (0.36%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.36%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (15.64%) Blackberry
3 20 (7.27%) Visualisation
4 18 (6.55%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.91%) iPad
8 6 (2.18%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.18%) Social Media
9 5 (1.82%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.82%) User Experience
10 4 (1.45%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.45%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.45%) Statistics
10 4 (1.45%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.09%) Blog
11 3 (1.09%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (1.09%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 120 (43.64%) Windows
2 75 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 30 (10.91%) Windows Server
3 30 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.09%) Windows 8
6 11 (4.00%) Linux
7 10 (3.64%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.27%) Android
8 9 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.91%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.91%) Unix
10 6 (2.18%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.82%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.45%) AIX
12 4 (1.45%) VMS
13 2 (0.73%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.36%) CentOS
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.73%) ITIL
2 44 (16.00%) Project Management
3 36 (13.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (11.64%) Change Management
6 27 (9.82%) Document Management
7 26 (9.45%) Presales
8 25 (9.09%) SDLC
9 21 (7.64%) Requirements Analysis
9 21 (7.64%) Service Delivery
10 19 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (6.18%) Analytics
11 17 (6.18%) BPMN
11 17 (6.18%) Data Modelling
11 17 (6.18%) Software Delivery
11 17 (6.18%) Ticket Management
11 17 (6.18%) UML
12 16 (5.82%) Line Management
12 16 (5.82%) Requirements Management
13 15 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (20.36%) SQL
2 25 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 22 (8.00%) VBScript
4 15 (5.45%) C#
5 10 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.27%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.55%) Java
7 7 (2.55%) PHP
8 6 (2.18%) VBA
9 3 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.36%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.36%) C
10 1 (0.36%) COBOL
10 1 (0.36%) JCL
Qualifications
1 56 (20.36%) Degree
2 32 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (7.64%) MCSA
4 15 (5.45%) MCT
5 13 (4.73%) MCP
6 8 (2.91%) MCDST
7 7 (2.55%) CCNA
7 7 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.55%) DBS Check
8 6 (2.18%) MCSE
8 6 (2.18%) MOS
9 5 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.45%) ISEB
10 4 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.45%) MBA
10 4 (1.45%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.45%) PMP
11 3 (1.09%) MCITP
11 3 (1.09%) MCTS
12 1 (0.36%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.36%) SLA
2 6 (2.18%) QA
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 81 (29.45%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.82%) Terminal Server
4 14 (5.09%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.55%) XenApp
6 4 (1.45%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.73%) Firmware
7 2 (0.73%) XenServer
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (6.55%) SCCM
2 6 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.09%) AirWatch
3 3 (1.09%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.73%) WMI
4 2 (0.73%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.36%) DameWare
5 1 (0.36%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 195 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.36%) Citrix
3 26 (9.45%) VMware
4 18 (6.55%) iManage
5 17 (6.18%) Cisco
6 14 (5.09%) Interwoven
6 14 (5.09%) Oracle
7 12 (4.36%) Symantec
8 8 (2.91%) Apple
9 7 (2.55%) IBM
9 7 (2.55%) Sophos
10 6 (2.18%) Google
10 6 (2.18%) Nimble Storage
10 6 (2.18%) SAP
11 5 (1.82%) Adobe
11 5 (1.82%) Twitter
12 4 (1.45%) Alias
12 4 (1.45%) BMC
12 4 (1.45%) Facebook
12 4 (1.45%) Remedy
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