The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 9 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 12.50% 10.81% -
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £16,500 £22,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.47% -
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 Rochdale region.

Applications Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 12.50% 10.81% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Average salary £16,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,450 £17,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £17,550 £65,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

MS Office
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Rochdale

MS Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft