The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 37 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.15% 4.53% 4.38%
As % of the Applications category 23.27% 26.32% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 17
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £20,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £59,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
159 114 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.14% 17.22% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 142 101 88
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
West Midlands

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 1 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 1 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 +9 18 £40,000 +100.00% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +1 12 £22,000 -12.00%
Lichfield - 3 £18,000 -
Cannock +7 2 £24,000 -4.00%
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 55 (79.71%) MS Excel
2 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
3 33 (47.83%) Windows
4 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
5 22 (31.88%) SQL
5 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
6 21 (30.43%) SharePoint
7 20 (28.99%) E-Commerce
8 17 (24.64%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (24.64%) ETL
8 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (23.19%) Office 365
9 16 (23.19%) Citrix
10 15 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
13 10 (14.49%) OLAP
14 9 (13.04%) Billing
14 9 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM
15 8 (11.59%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
15 8 (11.59%) .NET
15 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
15 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
15 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
15 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
15 8 (11.59%) VPN
15 8 (11.59%) CRM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
3 9 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (11.59%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 55 (79.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (10.14%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
1 8 (11.59%) VPN
2 6 (8.70%) LAN
2 6 (8.70%) WAN
3 5 (7.25%) DHCP
3 5 (7.25%) DNS
4 4 (5.80%) Broadband
4 4 (5.80%) Wireless
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
6 1 (1.45%) SSH
6 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (14.49%) OLAP
6 5 (7.25%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.80%) QlikView
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) MS Access
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.90%) LLBLGen Pro
3 2 (2.90%) NetAdvantage
General
1 9 (13.04%) Billing
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
2 17 (24.64%) Developer
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) IT Support
5 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Business Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Relationships Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
1 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.70%) HTML
2 6 (8.70%) XML
3 4 (5.80%) WPF
3 4 (5.80%) WF
3 4 (5.80%) LINQ
3 4 (5.80%) MDX
3 4 (5.80%) WinForms
4 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.90%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) E-Commerce
2 17 (24.64%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (24.64%) ETL
3 8 (11.59%) CRM
4 4 (5.80%) Multidimensional Analysis
4 4 (5.80%) B2B
4 4 (5.80%) Workflow
4 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.90%) Transition Management
6 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.45%) Data Management
7 1 (1.45%) Validation
7 1 (1.45%) BPR
7 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.45%) UML
7 1 (1.45%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.70%) VBA
4 4 (5.80%) C#
4 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.35%) VB
6 2 (2.90%) VB6
7 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) CCNA
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) MCTS
2 4 (5.80%) MCITP
2 4 (5.80%) MCSE
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) Citrix
3 7 (10.14%) Sage
4 5 (7.25%) VMware
5 4 (5.80%) Logi Analytics
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) Novell
6 2 (2.90%) Symantec
6 2 (2.90%) Infragistics
6 2 (2.90%) Altiris
7 1 (1.45%) Lotus
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) Acronis
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 4 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: 16 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 25 days ago