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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 22 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.96% 7.67% 2.58%
As % of the Applications category 61.11% 40.00% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 5
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £28,863 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -
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
36 55 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.39% 19.16% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 40
Average salary £28,633 £27,750 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £18,950 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 21 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Solihull

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) MS Excel
3 20 (45.45%) Windows
4 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 12 (27.27%) ITIL
6 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (25.00%) MS Project
6 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (20.45%) Finance
7 9 (20.45%) Citrix
7 9 (20.45%) Change Management
8 8 (18.18%) Internet
8 8 (18.18%) SAN
8 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 7 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (15.91%) VMware
9 7 (15.91%) Retail
9 7 (15.91%) Project Planning
9 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
9 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
10 6 (13.64%) NAS
10 6 (13.64%) vSphere
10 6 (13.64%) Lync
10 6 (13.64%) SCCM
10 6 (13.64%) SCOM
10 6 (13.64%) Change Control
10 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.64%) Lync
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (61.36%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) SAN
1 8 (18.18%) Internet
2 6 (13.64%) IP Telephony
2 6 (13.64%) NAS
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (6.82%) SAP BW
5 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Team Leader
2 12 (27.27%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Project Planner
3 7 (15.91%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Team Leader
4 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.09%) IT Support
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Project Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Report Writer
8 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Software Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Change Management
3 7 (15.91%) Project Planning
4 6 (13.64%) Change Control
4 6 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) Time Management
7 3 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Validation
8 2 (4.55%) CRM
8 2 (4.55%) Logistics
9 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) VB
3 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.64%) vSphere
3 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
1 6 (13.64%) SCOM
1 6 (13.64%) SCDPM
2 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Citrix
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) Fujitsu
6 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.82%) SAP
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) Remedy
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
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