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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 52 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.69% 5.34% 4.45%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 24.68% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 28
Average salary £22,750 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.17% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £18,350 £19,775
10% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £40,000 £59,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £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
96 158 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.77% 21.64% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75 142 101
Average salary £28,550 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,875 £57,500 £40,000
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 28 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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
Tamworth - 9 £22,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -12 4 £23,000 +4.54% 1
Stafford - 4 £43,250 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent -3 3 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £22,500 -
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
4 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (35.42%) LAN
5 17 (35.42%) WAN
6 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 14 (29.17%) DHCP
7 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
8 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
8 13 (27.08%) SQL
8 13 (27.08%) VMware
9 12 (25.00%) DNS
9 12 (25.00%) Citrix
9 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (22.92%) VPN
11 10 (20.83%) MCITP
11 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
11 10 (20.83%) MCSE
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (18.75%) CCNA
12 9 (18.75%) Wireless
12 9 (18.75%) Windows 8
13 8 (16.67%) Degree
13 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (16.67%) Terminal Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (10.42%) IIS
4 3 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.08%) GroupWise
6 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Project
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) LAN
1 17 (35.42%) WAN
2 14 (29.17%) DHCP
3 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
4 12 (25.00%) DNS
5 11 (22.92%) VPN
6 9 (18.75%) Wireless
7 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) Telnet
8 1 (2.08%) Intranet
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.08%) VoIP
8 1 (2.08%) SSH
8 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Support Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Coordinator
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
6 5 (10.42%) Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) IT Support
6 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) WinForms
2 1 (2.08%) Ajax
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.25%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
5 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.17%) Linux
10 1 (2.08%) NetWare
10 1 (2.08%) Android
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) Workflow
2 4 (8.33%) Service Management
2 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
4 2 (4.17%) SDLC
4 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.17%) Migration
4 2 (4.17%) ETL
5 1 (2.08%) ERP
5 1 (2.08%) Scrum
5 1 (2.08%) MVC
5 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.08%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.08%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.83%) MCITP
2 10 (20.83%) MCSE
3 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (18.75%) CCNA
4 8 (16.67%) Degree
4 8 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCSA
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.08%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (2.08%) XenApp
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) VMware
3 12 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.25%) Lotus
5 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Symantec
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.08%) Novell
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Altiris
6 1 (2.08%) Infor
6 1 (2.08%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.08%) Veeam
6 1 (2.08%) M86 Security
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