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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.18% 13.87% 4.68%
As % of the Applications category 21.95% 55.88% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 9
Average salary £27,500 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
41 68 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.49% 24.82% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 33
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 4 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Solihull

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) MS Project
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (26.32%) WebEx
7 3 (15.79%) Logistics
7 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) UNIX
8 2 (10.53%) Solaris
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (5.26%) Data Integration

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) WebEx
2 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.26%) MS Access
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
1 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
1 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Project Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Junior
3 2 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Account Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PC Support
4 1 (5.26%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Business Objects