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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 12.28% 12.50% 3.13%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 80.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +2.12%
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 Salford region.

Applications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 21.05% 15.63% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 4
Average salary £28,000 £23,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £31,500 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Salford region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Salford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) SYSPRO
3 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 7 (53.85%) VBScript
3 7 (53.85%) VB
3 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
3 7 (53.85%) VBA
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) XSL
3 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
3 7 (53.85%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Cognos
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Resource Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) XSL
1 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Debian
2 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
2 7 (53.85%) VBScript
2 7 (53.85%) VB
2 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
2 7 (53.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) SYSPRO
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) Sage
3 2 (15.38%) Teradata
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