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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.45% 4.19% 2.44%
As % of the Applications category 20.83% 33.33% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £21,500 £18,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -61.05%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
24 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.55% 12.57% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 23
Average salary £29,250 £18,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.10% -30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £18,500 £14,144
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
County Antrim -1 5 £21,500 +16.21% 1
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (28.57%) GIS
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SAS
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Chemistry
3 2 (28.57%) Psychology
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Economics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Research

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Physics
1 2 (28.57%) Chemistry
1 2 (28.57%) Psychology
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Economics
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Research
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
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