The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 16 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 2.33% 4.44% 30.56%
As % of the Applications category 5.26% 11.76% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
MS Office
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn region.

Applications Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 44.19% 37.78% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 11
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

MS Office
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Runcorn

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) LIMS
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Managed Services Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) LIMS
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft