The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.07% - 0.55%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
MS Office
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Applications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 67 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.20% 38.29% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 9
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MS Office
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

MS Office Salary Trend in the Midlands

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) MS Project
3 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Presales
4 3 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (50.00%) SAP QM
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) SAP PP
5 2 (33.33%) Business Development
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Magento
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media
6 1 (16.67%) Office 365
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Line Management
6 1 (16.67%) User Experience
6 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (16.67%) CMS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (66.67%) MS Project
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP QM
2 2 (33.33%) SAP PP
3 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SAP PP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Creative Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware