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 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 10 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 3.85% 2.38% 3.23%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +181.25%
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 15.38% 14.29% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £35,878 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £32,500 £46,127
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 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) APACS
2 3 (37.50%) EMV
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Local Government
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EMV
1 3 (37.50%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft