The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank - 37 35
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.61% 3.89%
As % of the Applications category - 5.56% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £16,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
MS Office
UK

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

Applications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.79% 10.91% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 30
Average salary £17,249 £37,500 £16,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% +130.76%
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Office
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Office
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago