The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.22% 2.20% 10.88%
As % of the Applications category 35.14% 24.14% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 24
Average salary £35,000 £27,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.12% +11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.86% 9.12% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 38
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% +27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

MS Office
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Solihull

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Solihull

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) Coaching
5 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Line Management
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) IIS
6 3 (17.65%) Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) SLA
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (5.88%) VPN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Development Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Account Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Coaching
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (29.41%) Line Management
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.88%) Process Management
5 1 (5.88%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix