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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 20 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 39 57 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.69% 8.74% 2.07%
As % of the Applications category 26.35% 38.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 10
Average salary £28,500 £21,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -32.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,148 £17,300 £19,080
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,850 £43,300
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 Staffordshire region.

Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
148 150 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.61% 23.01% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 123 131 66
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 10 £45,000 +80.00%
Stoke-on-Trent -8 10 £23,000 +9.52% 2
Tamworth -4 4 £22,750 +37.87% 1
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 54 (68.35%) MS Excel
2 46 (58.23%) Microsoft
3 42 (53.16%) SQL
4 38 (48.10%) Windows
5 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
6 29 (36.71%) SharePoint
7 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
8 22 (27.85%) CRM
8 22 (27.85%) .NET
9 21 (26.58%) C#
10 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (24.05%) VB.NET
12 18 (22.78%) Dynamics CRM
13 17 (21.52%) Visual Studio
13 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
14 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
14 16 (20.25%) Workflow
14 16 (20.25%) WinForms
14 16 (20.25%) SharePoint Server
14 16 (20.25%) WPF
14 16 (20.25%) WF
14 16 (20.25%) LINQ
15 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (17.72%) Office 365
16 14 (17.72%) VBA
16 14 (17.72%) VB
16 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (17.72%) Citrix
17 12 (15.19%) ETL
17 12 (15.19%) XML

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (36.71%) SharePoint
2 16 (20.25%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.86%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (7.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.06%) ColdFusion
7 3 (3.80%) SAS
8 2 (2.53%) OpenEdge
9 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.27%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.27%) Confluence
9 1 (1.27%) Lync
Applications
1 54 (68.35%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (13.92%) Line 500
3 3 (3.80%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) LAN
2 6 (7.59%) VPN
3 5 (6.33%) WAN
4 4 (5.06%) DHCP
4 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.06%) DNS
4 4 (5.06%) Firewall
5 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.53%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (2.53%) SAN
6 1 (1.27%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.86%) OLAP
5 3 (3.80%) Base SAS
5 3 (3.80%) Big Data
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) MS Access
7 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Visual Studio
2 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (11.39%) LLBLGen Pro
3 9 (11.39%) NetAdvantage
General
1 4 (5.06%) Marketing
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Automotive
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Developer
2 26 (32.91%) Analyst
3 16 (20.25%) Software Developer
4 12 (15.19%) SQL Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Business Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Programmer
6 9 (11.39%) Service Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Lead Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (8.86%) Software Programmer
8 7 (8.86%) C# Programmer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) .NET
2 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
3 16 (20.25%) WinForms
3 16 (20.25%) WPF
3 16 (20.25%) WF
3 16 (20.25%) LINQ
4 12 (15.19%) XML
5 10 (12.66%) HTML
6 9 (11.39%) Silverlight
7 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.80%) Web Services
9 2 (2.53%) CSS
9 2 (2.53%) EDI
10 1 (1.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.06%) PDA
5 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.10%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.06%) Android
5 3 (3.80%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) CRM
2 16 (20.25%) Workflow
3 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (15.19%) ETL
5 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.66%) ITIL
6 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.59%) Project Management
9 5 (6.33%) ERP
10 4 (5.06%) Service Management
10 4 (5.06%) B2B
10 4 (5.06%) Data Management
10 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) Web Design
10 4 (5.06%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.06%) Change Control
11 3 (3.80%) Logistics
11 3 (3.80%) Time Management
11 3 (3.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.16%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) C#
3 19 (24.05%) VB.NET
4 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.72%) VBA
5 14 (17.72%) VB
6 9 (11.39%) VB6
7 4 (5.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.27%) Java
8 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) MCP
3 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) MCTS
5 1 (1.27%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 46 (58.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.72%) Citrix
3 11 (13.92%) Sage
4 9 (11.39%) Infragistics
5 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 3 (3.80%) Avaya
5 3 (3.80%) Epicor
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.27%) Altiris
7 1 (1.27%) Acronis
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe
7 1 (1.27%) Nortel
7 1 (1.27%) Lotus
7 1 (1.27%) Apple
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + 20 days per holiday
Posted: 15 days ago