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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 48 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.41% 8.04% 4.96%
As % of the Applications category 39.62% 36.07% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 27
Average salary £32,500 £26,750 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% +21.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £19,450 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £45,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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
53 122 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.60% 22.30% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 45 105 90
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +3 11 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 2 £21,750 -20.90% 2
Lichfield -8 2 £35,000 +79.48%
Stafford -3 1 £26,000 -35.00%
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) MS Excel
3 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
4 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 12 (28.57%) Office 365
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 10 (23.81%) SDLC
7 8 (19.05%) VMware
8 7 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 7 (16.67%) Service Management
9 6 (14.29%) MKS
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Test Management
9 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.76%) SAS
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (54.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
4 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Skype
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.76%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (9.52%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) IT Support
3 6 (14.29%) Automated Tester
3 6 (14.29%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Lead SQL Server Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) EPoS
5 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.90%) Linux
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Project Management
2 10 (23.81%) SDLC
3 7 (16.67%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Test Management
4 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) ETL
5 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Data Management
7 3 (7.14%) Information Management
7 3 (7.14%) QMS
7 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.76%) ITSM
8 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) CISA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) MCTS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) MKS
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Dell
4 3 (7.14%) Dell KACE
4 3 (7.14%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £18,000 to £19,500 depending on experience
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