The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 6 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 17.78% 2.44% 13.45%
As % of the Applications category 72.73% 14.29% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 16
Average salary £38,000 £24,709 £28,402
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.79% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £24,709 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £24,709 £32,620
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
MS Office
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 24.44% 17.07% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 33
Average salary £38,000 £24,500 £30,581
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.10% -19.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £24,500 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,716 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

MS Office
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Oldham

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Oldham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Change Management
2 12 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) Sun
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (18.75%) CA
8 3 (18.75%) Project Management
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
9 2 (12.50%) Line Management
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) CMDB
10 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
10 1 (6.25%) Network Security
10 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
10 1 (6.25%) Windows
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (6.25%) EDI
10 1 (6.25%) ERP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 6 (37.50%) Technical Team Leader
1 6 (37.50%) Operations Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Bid Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Change Management
1 12 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 9 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) Service Management
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Sun
3 8 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) CA
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) VMware