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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 5.66% 8.00% 4.35%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 57.14% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £32,791
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -0.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,600 £31,023
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,500 £34,558
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £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
6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 11.32% 14.00% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 9
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £30,581
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +6.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,489 £46,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Change Management
2 10 (76.92%) Problem Management
3 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
4 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Sun
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) MCP
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) CA
7 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) CMDB
7 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) InterBase
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Team Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Operations Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Technician
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Change Management
1 10 (76.92%) Problem Management
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Sun
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) VMware