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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 39 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.68% 2.87% 4.67%
As % of the Applications category 32.23% 17.76% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 19
Average salary £29,000 £20,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £16,600 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,100 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
121 107 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.82% 16.16% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 60 92 98
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £24,490
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +22 24 £25,000 +25.00% 5
Birkenhead - 4 - -
Wirral +13 3 £34,500 +32.69%
Southport - 3 £40,000 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.08%) Windows
3 20 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 17 (26.15%) SQL
5 15 (23.08%) Project Management
5 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
7 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
8 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (16.92%) MS Exchange
9 11 (16.92%) Finance
10 9 (13.85%) Citrix
10 9 (13.85%) SLA
10 9 (13.85%) SAP
10 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (12.31%) Migration
11 8 (12.31%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (12.31%) DNS
12 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
12 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.77%) UNIX
12 7 (10.77%) Oracle
12 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
13 6 (9.23%) NAS
13 6 (9.23%) XenApp
13 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 11 (16.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) NetWeaver
4 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) OpenEdge
5 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.54%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.23%) MS Project
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Visualfiles
1 3 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) DNS
2 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.23%) SAN
3 6 (9.23%) DHCP
3 6 (9.23%) NAS
4 5 (7.69%) LAN
4 5 (7.69%) VPN
5 4 (6.15%) WAN
5 4 (6.15%) Firewall
6 3 (4.62%) Internet
6 3 (4.62%) ADSL
6 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.08%) FTP
7 2 (3.08%) PSTN
7 2 (3.08%) SMTP
7 2 (3.08%) SSL
7 2 (3.08%) WEP
7 2 (3.08%) WPA
7 2 (3.08%) ISDN
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.69%) DB2
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.62%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.08%) MS Access
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.54%) Essbase
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.54%) MySQL
7 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Law
3 5 (7.69%) Legal
4 4 (6.15%) Marketing
5 3 (4.62%) Electronics
6 2 (3.08%) Back Office
7 1 (1.54%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.54%) French Language
7 1 (1.54%) German Language
7 1 (1.54%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Administrator
4 6 (9.23%) Service Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) IT Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.62%) MI Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) IT Support
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) SAP Basis
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 3 (4.62%) CSS
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) COM
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) J2EE
5 1 (1.54%) ODBC
5 1 (1.54%) WSDL
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.54%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) DTV
3 3 (4.62%) Statistics
4 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.77%) UNIX
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.62%) Android
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Project Management
2 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.31%) Migration
3 8 (12.31%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.23%) ITIL
5 6 (9.23%) CRM
6 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.62%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.62%) WFM
8 3 (4.62%) SDLC
8 3 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.15%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VBScript
6 1 (1.54%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCP
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
3 2 (3.08%) MCDST
3 2 (3.08%) MCITP
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) MOS
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) XenApp
3 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) XenServer
4 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) SAP
2 9 (13.85%) Citrix
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle
4 5 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 5 (7.69%) Apple
4 5 (7.69%) VMware
5 4 (6.15%) Sage
6 2 (3.08%) Avaya
6 2 (3.08%) Mitel
7 1 (1.54%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.54%) Tableau
7 1 (1.54%) Teradata
7 1 (1.54%) Juniper
7 1 (1.54%) Actuate
7 1 (1.54%) CA
7 1 (1.54%) McAfee
7 1 (1.54%) Perforce
7 1 (1.54%) Alias
7 1 (1.54%) Adobe
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