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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 10 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 2.38% - 4.62%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £27,500 - £30,581
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 11.90% 12.77% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 11
Average salary £33,556 £24,500 £27,541
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.96% -11.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £32,695 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) CA
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
8 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Line Management
8 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (12.50%) CMDB
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) EDI
8 2 (12.50%) ERP
9 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
9 1 (6.25%) CRM
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (6.25%) NHS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 Financials
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) InterBase
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Technical Team Leader
1 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 6 (37.50%) Operations Team Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Bid Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) EDI
2 1 (6.25%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
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 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
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
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