The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.23% 17.57% 11.11%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 61.90% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Average salary £21,500 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% +41.30%
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 Salford region.

Applications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 12.90% 28.38% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 15
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +41.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Salford

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Salford

MS Office
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft