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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 44 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 29 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.27% 9.05% 5.21%
As % of the Applications category 43.28% 53.42% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 21
Median salary £27,500 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,000 £72,500
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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
67 73 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.87% 16.94% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 52
Median salary £27,500 £28,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -17.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £41,380
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 Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 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
Liverpool -29 21 £38,000 +31.03% 4
Wirral -8 5 £27,500 -
Southport +9 2 £28,750 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 41 (75.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
3 17 (31.48%) ITIL
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (27.78%) Windows
6 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (20.37%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (20.37%) Oracle
7 11 (20.37%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) Finance
8 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
8 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
9 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 8 (14.81%) IIS
10 8 (14.81%) AirWatch
10 8 (14.81%) Degree
10 8 (14.81%) SCCM
11 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
11 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
11 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
11 7 (12.96%) DNS
12 6 (11.11%) ITSM
12 6 (11.11%) Service Management
12 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
12 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
12 6 (11.11%) NHS
12 6 (11.11%) Video Conferencing

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 8 (14.81%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) DNS
2 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (3.70%) 802.11
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) VoIP
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (20.37%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.41%) MS Access
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.70%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.70%) QlikView
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Report Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Software Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 4 (7.41%) Report Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Trainee
6 4 (7.41%) Trainee Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Trainee Data Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
1 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
1 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.70%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.11%) BYOD
3 6 (11.11%) NHS
3 6 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.70%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) CESG
5 1 (1.85%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.85%) EPoS
5 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) Android
7 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.96%) Data Protection
4 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) ITSM
4 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 6 (11.11%) Service Design
4 6 (11.11%) Service Management
5 5 (9.26%) CRM
5 5 (9.26%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (9.26%) MVC
5 5 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Change Management
6 4 (7.41%) Release Management
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Practice Management
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.56%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) C
5 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CISA
3 1 (1.85%) CISM
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) CLAS
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
2 1 (1.85%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) AirWatch
1 8 (14.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Apple
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) Dell
4 2 (3.70%) Google
4 2 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Avaya
5 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.85%) Reuters
5 1 (1.85%) TOWER Software
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