The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 39 46 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.44% 6.85% 3.74%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 35.11% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 13
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £19,650 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
143 131 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.94% 19.49% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 125 120 78
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent -1 17 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +3 13 £22,000 -4.34% 2
Cannock -2 2 £24,000 -4.00%
Stafford -9 1 £25,500 -23.88%
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 57 (78.08%) MS Excel
2 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
3 32 (43.84%) Windows
4 30 (41.10%) SQL
5 29 (39.73%) SharePoint
6 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
7 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
8 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (30.14%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (30.14%) ETL
8 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (28.77%) Office 365
10 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (21.92%) E-Commerce
12 15 (20.55%) Citrix
13 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 11 (15.07%) Dynamics CRM
14 11 (15.07%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (15.07%) CRM
14 11 (15.07%) OLAP
14 11 (15.07%) .NET
14 11 (15.07%) Visual Studio
14 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
14 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
15 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
15 9 (12.33%) Blackberry
15 9 (12.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (12.33%) Billing
16 7 (9.59%) LINQ
16 7 (9.59%) WPF

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 29 (39.73%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.07%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.74%) GroupWise
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 57 (78.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (9.59%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) VPN
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) DHCP
3 4 (5.48%) Broadband
4 3 (4.11%) LAN
4 3 (4.11%) WAN
5 2 (2.74%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) Wireless
6 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (27.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 11 (15.07%) OLAP
6 5 (6.85%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.48%) QlikView
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.37%) MS Access
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.74%) NetAdvantage
3 2 (2.74%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 9 (12.33%) Billing
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Analyst
3 18 (24.66%) SQL Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Business Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Service Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) IT Support
6 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Software Programmer
8 5 (6.85%) C# Programmer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Programmer
8 5 (6.85%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) .NET
1 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.59%) LINQ
2 7 (9.59%) WPF
2 7 (9.59%) WF
2 7 (9.59%) WinForms
3 6 (8.22%) HTML
3 6 (8.22%) XML
4 4 (5.48%) MDX
5 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.74%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.74%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.14%) ETL
2 16 (21.92%) E-Commerce
3 11 (15.07%) CRM
4 7 (9.59%) Workflow
5 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.48%) B2B
6 4 (5.48%) Multidimensional Analysis
6 4 (5.48%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Transition Management
7 3 (4.11%) Project Management
8 2 (2.74%) Change Control
9 1 (1.37%) Requirements Management
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.37%) Time Management
9 1 (1.37%) BPMN
9 1 (1.37%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.37%) Data Entry
9 1 (1.37%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) SQL
2 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.59%) VB.NET
3 7 (9.59%) C#
4 6 (8.22%) VBA
5 3 (4.11%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) VB6
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) CCNA
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.74%) MCSE
3 2 (2.74%) MCTS
3 2 (2.74%) MCITP
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Citrix
3 7 (9.59%) Sage
4 4 (5.48%) Logi Analytics
5 3 (4.11%) VMware
6 2 (2.74%) Novell
6 2 (2.74%) Symantec
6 2 (2.74%) Altiris
6 2 (2.74%) Infragistics
7 1 (1.37%) Acronis
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) Lotus
7 1 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) Avaya
7 1 (1.37%) Adobe
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco
Staffordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £17000 - £18000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 9 days ago