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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank - 13 12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - 6.06% 3.03%
As % of the Applications category - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £16,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.52% 6.06% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £34,000 £16,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.06% -40.00%
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 16 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware