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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 44 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 27 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.38% 4.67% 3.83%
As % of the Applications category 32.93% 20.45% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 24
Average salary £23,125 £22,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.11% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £18,150 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
82 176 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.29% 22.83% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 62 160 102
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -13 7 £22,500 +18.42% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +1 6 £23,500 +6.81% 1
Stafford - 5 £41,500 - 5
Uttoxeter - 3 £22,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +8 2 £28,250 -24.66% 1
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 33 (58.93%) MS Excel
4 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
5 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (32.14%) SQL
7 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
7 17 (30.36%) LAN
7 17 (30.36%) WAN
7 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
9 15 (26.79%) VPN
9 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
10 14 (25.00%) Citrix
10 14 (25.00%) VMware
11 13 (23.21%) DHCP
11 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
11 13 (23.21%) Windows XP
11 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (21.43%) MCITP
12 12 (21.43%) MCSE
13 11 (19.64%) Wireless
13 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (19.64%) CCNA
13 11 (19.64%) DNS
13 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (19.64%) Windows 8
14 10 (17.86%) MCTS
15 9 (16.07%) MS PowerPoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (10.71%) IIS
4 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (58.93%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) LAN
1 17 (30.36%) WAN
2 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
2 15 (26.79%) VPN
3 13 (23.21%) DHCP
4 11 (19.64%) DNS
4 11 (19.64%) Wireless
5 1 (1.79%) SSH
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) Telnet
5 1 (1.79%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Coordinator
6 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) IT Support
6 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Developer
8 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 3 (5.36%) Ajax
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.57%) HTML5
4 2 (3.57%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (1.79%) WinForms
5 1 (1.79%) CSS3
5 1 (1.79%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.36%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) Statistics
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Wiki
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
5 13 (23.21%) Windows XP
6 11 (19.64%) Windows 8
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.79%) Android
9 1 (1.79%) Linux
9 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Workflow
2 5 (8.93%) Project Management
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (5.36%) Service Management
4 3 (5.36%) Migration
4 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.36%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.36%) ETL
4 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.57%) MVC
5 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.57%) SDLC
5 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.79%) Web Development
6 1 (1.79%) Logistics
6 1 (1.79%) Automated Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.36%) C#
3 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) VB
4 1 (1.79%) VBA
4 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.43%) MCSE
2 12 (21.43%) MCITP
3 11 (19.64%) CCNA
3 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (17.86%) MCTS
5 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) MCP
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) Terminal Server
4 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Citrix
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Dell
4 1 (1.79%) Symantec
4 1 (1.79%) Lotus
4 1 (1.79%) Altiris
4 1 (1.79%) Google
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