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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.89% 7.98% 1.30%
As % of the Applications category 22.86% 60.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 4
Average salary £30,500 £29,265 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +58.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,900 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £37,500 £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
35 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 12.64% 13.31% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 21
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -20.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £60,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) DB2
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) QA
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) MS Project
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
6 1 (6.67%) Ranorex

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) CODA-Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) CODA
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Nimsoft
Solihull
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago