The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 39 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.54% 4.39% 3.34%
As % of the Applications category 24.74% 20.37% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 22
Average salary £23,000 £31,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.98% +32.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £40,000 £39,650
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
97 108 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.31% 21.56% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 79 89 89
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
North West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -14 19 £22,750 -27.77%
Southport +10 2 £23,500 -
Birkenhead - 2 £19,000 -
MS Office
North West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) Legal
4 14 (22.95%) ITIL
5 11 (18.03%) Windows
5 11 (18.03%) Validation
5 11 (18.03%) Business Development
5 11 (18.03%) Data Protection
6 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
7 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
7 9 (14.75%) Finance
7 9 (14.75%) Document Management
8 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (9.84%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (9.84%) Business Objects
10 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
10 6 (9.84%) .NET
10 6 (9.84%) Windows XP
11 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
11 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
11 5 (8.20%) VB
11 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
12 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
12 4 (6.56%) Banking
12 4 (6.56%) Retail
12 4 (6.56%) VB6
12 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (6.56%) Workflow

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) Lync
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) DNS
2 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.92%) ADSL
2 3 (4.92%) ISDN
2 3 (4.92%) PSTN
2 3 (4.92%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) WEP
4 1 (1.64%) WPA
4 1 (1.64%) SMTP
4 1 (1.64%) DHCP
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.28%) MS Access
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (24.59%) Legal
2 9 (14.75%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Law
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Business Development Executive
4 7 (11.48%) Team Leader
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Desktop Support
5 6 (9.84%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) PC Support
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Server Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) IT Support
8 3 (4.92%) Desktop Team Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) COM
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.64%) iSeries
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Vista
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) Validation
2 11 (18.03%) Business Development
2 11 (18.03%) Data Protection
3 9 (14.75%) Document Management
4 4 (6.56%) Migration
4 4 (6.56%) Workflow
5 3 (4.92%) BPMN
5 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.92%) UML
5 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.28%) Wealth Management
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.20%) VB
5 4 (6.56%) VB6
5 4 (6.56%) VBScript
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) ISEB
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) MCTS
3 1 (1.64%) MCP
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Dell
3 2 (3.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.64%) Lotus
4 1 (1.64%) Apple
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe
4 1 (1.64%) HP
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