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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 18 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.91% 6.03% 5.98%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% 46.05% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 23
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,150 £19,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
42 76 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.13% 13.10% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 60 93
Average salary £33,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £49,250 £50,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +8 14 £30,000 +15.38% 4
Wirral - 3 £47,000 -
Bootle 0 1 £20,500 -60.95%
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 30 (52.63%) Windows
1 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (40.35%) Project Management
3 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
4 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 16 (28.07%) QA
6 15 (26.32%) Finance
7 13 (22.81%) Windows XP
8 11 (19.30%) Law
8 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
8 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
9 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.28%) SCCM
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
10 6 (10.53%) SQL
10 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
10 6 (10.53%) Service Management
10 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (8.77%) Degree
11 5 (8.77%) CA Clarity
11 5 (8.77%) ITSM
11 5 (8.77%) Migration
11 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (8.77%) Citrix
11 5 (8.77%) CA
11 5 (8.77%) SLA
11 5 (8.77%) C
11 5 (8.77%) MS Project
11 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.02%) Coaching

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) CA Clarity
2 2 (3.51%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) VoIP
1 3 (5.26%) DHCP
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) Intranet
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Law
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 12 (21.05%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Senior Manager
2 12 (21.05%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (14.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Service Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Architect
4 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Case Management Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Developer
5 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.51%) Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) IT Support
6 2 (3.51%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
1 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.75%) jQuery
3 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
1 4 (7.02%) FMCG
2 1 (1.75%) Social Media
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Windows XP
3 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Project Management
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.53%) Service Management
4 5 (8.77%) ITSM
4 5 (8.77%) Migration
4 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.02%) Coaching
6 3 (5.26%) Time Management
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (5.26%) Document Management
7 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.51%) OO
7 2 (3.51%) Change Control
7 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Wealth Management
8 1 (1.75%) Release Management
8 1 (1.75%) Display Advertising
8 1 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) C
3 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) HNC
2 1 (1.75%) HND
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) MCTS
2 1 (1.75%) MCITP
2 1 (1.75%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.07%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Citrix
2 5 (8.77%) CA
3 3 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (1.75%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
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