The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -23
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.34% 1.29% 4.98%
As % of the Applications category 28.23% 7.34% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 11
Average salary £29,000 £23,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
124 109 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.00% 17.55% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 57 98 87
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Office
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Merseyside region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Merseyside

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Merseyside

MS Office
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +29 22 £24,500 +28.94% 5
Birkenhead - 4 - - 1
Prescot - 3 £32,500 -
Wirral - 3 £34,500 - 2
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 32 (51.61%) Windows
3 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
4 16 (25.81%) Project Management
5 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
6 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
7 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
8 11 (17.74%) SQL
8 11 (17.74%) Finance
9 9 (14.52%) Citrix
9 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
10 8 (12.90%) DNS
10 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
10 8 (12.90%) QA
10 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (11.29%) Blackberry
12 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (9.68%) Law
12 6 (9.68%) Legal
12 6 (9.68%) Migration
12 6 (9.68%) DHCP
12 6 (9.68%) SLA
12 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
12 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
12 6 (9.68%) MS Project
12 6 (9.68%) ITIL
12 6 (9.68%) XenApp

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) IIS
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.84%) OpenEdge
5 3 (4.84%) NetWeaver
5 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.61%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Project
3 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visualfiles
1 3 (4.84%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) DNS
1 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.68%) DHCP
3 5 (8.06%) LAN
3 5 (8.06%) VPN
4 4 (6.45%) SAN
4 4 (6.45%) Internet
4 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) WAN
4 4 (6.45%) NAS
5 3 (4.84%) ADSL
5 3 (4.84%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.23%) SSL
6 2 (3.23%) Intranet
6 2 (3.23%) WEP
6 2 (3.23%) WPA
6 2 (3.23%) FTP
6 2 (3.23%) ISDN
6 2 (3.23%) SMTP
6 2 (3.23%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.84%) DB2
3 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.23%) MS Access
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.61%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Law
2 6 (9.68%) Legal
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Desktop Support
5 6 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) IT Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.84%) IT Support
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Basis
1 3 (4.84%) CSS
1 3 (4.84%) HTML
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.23%) COM
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.61%) jQuery
3 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.61%) ODBC
3 1 (1.61%) J2EE
3 1 (1.61%) WSDL
3 1 (1.61%) OLE DB
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Statistics
5 2 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Social Media
6 1 (1.61%) Open Source
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.61%) FMCG
6 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.06%) UNIX
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Android
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.61%) Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Project Management
2 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.68%) Migration
3 6 (9.68%) ITIL
4 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.45%) CRM
6 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.84%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) OOD
7 2 (3.23%) UML
7 2 (3.23%) OO
7 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.84%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.61%) VBA
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCP
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) MCDST
4 2 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) MOS
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
2 6 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) XenApp
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.61%) XenServer
5 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Citrix
3 5 (8.06%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) Sage
5 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 3 (4.84%) CA
5 3 (4.84%) Apple
6 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.23%) Mitel
7 1 (1.61%) Teradata
7 1 (1.61%) Tableau
7 1 (1.61%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.61%) Unisys
7 1 (1.61%) Cognos
7 1 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) HP
7 1 (1.61%) Adobe
7 1 (1.61%) Perforce
7 1 (1.61%) Alias
Southport
People Source
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Newton Blue
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago