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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 24.07% 21.95% 10.45%
As % of the Applications category 86.67% 75.00% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 14
Average salary £38,000 £27,353 £26,222
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.92% +4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,767 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,200 £32,620
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
15 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 27.78% 29.27% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 30
Average salary £38,000 £27,353 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.92% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,709 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £41,716 £36,000
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 22 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Oldham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 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 22 December 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.

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
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
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%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
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
3 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
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%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.25%) Service Management
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 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