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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 39 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.10% 4.26% 5.59%
As % of the Applications category 37.14% 20.39% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 18
Average salary £25,500 £22,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,825 £19,776 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -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
105 103 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.13% 20.89% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 91 81 78
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £52,500 £54,250
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -7 8 £18,500 -11.90% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 7 £27,500 +25.00% 2
Stafford +1 5 £40,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £37,500 -
Lichfield - 4 £19,500 -
Cannock - 1 £22,500 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £26,000 -
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (69.33%) MS Excel
2 44 (58.67%) Microsoft
3 42 (56.00%) Windows
4 40 (53.33%) SQL
5 32 (42.67%) SQL Server
6 24 (32.00%) .NET
6 24 (32.00%) Active Directory
7 20 (26.67%) C#
8 16 (21.33%) ITIL
8 16 (21.33%) VBA
8 16 (21.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 15 (20.00%) CRM
9 15 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET
10 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
11 13 (17.33%) XML
12 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (16.00%) VB
12 12 (16.00%) VB.NET
12 12 (16.00%) LAN
13 11 (14.67%) Workflow
13 11 (14.67%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (13.33%) Degree
14 10 (13.33%) WinForms
14 10 (13.33%) HTML
14 10 (13.33%) Visual Studio
15 9 (12.00%) CSS
15 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (9.33%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.33%) ColdFusion
5 3 (4.00%) SAS
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) OpenEdge
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (69.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (10.67%) Line 500
3 3 (4.00%) Epicor Vantage
3 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) LAN
2 9 (12.00%) VPN
3 8 (10.67%) WAN
4 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.67%) Firewall
6 4 (5.33%) Wireless
6 4 (5.33%) DHCP
6 4 (5.33%) DNS
7 2 (2.67%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (2.67%) Broadband
7 2 (2.67%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.67%) MS Access
5 3 (4.00%) Base SAS
5 3 (4.00%) Big Data
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (9.33%) LLBLGen Pro
3 7 (9.33%) NetAdvantage
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (44.00%) Analyst
2 16 (21.33%) Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Programmer
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 6 (8.00%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Service Desk Technician
8 4 (5.33%) C# Programmer
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (5.33%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) .NET
2 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET
3 13 (17.33%) XML
4 10 (13.33%) WinForms
4 10 (13.33%) HTML
5 9 (12.00%) WPF
5 9 (12.00%) WF
5 9 (12.00%) LINQ
5 9 (12.00%) CSS
6 8 (10.67%) Silverlight
7 7 (9.33%) Ajax
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.00%) Web Services
10 2 (2.67%) EDI
10 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.67%) HTML5
11 1 (1.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) PDA
5 3 (4.00%) Statistics
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Wiki
6 2 (2.67%) Replication
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.00%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.33%) Android
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) ITIL
2 15 (20.00%) CRM
3 11 (14.67%) Workflow
4 9 (12.00%) Project Management
5 7 (9.33%) ERP
6 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.67%) MVC
7 5 (6.67%) Web Development
8 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.33%) Change Management
8 4 (5.33%) Web Design
9 3 (4.00%) Service Management
9 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.00%) Data Management
9 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Logistics
10 2 (2.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 20 (26.67%) C#
3 16 (21.33%) VBA
4 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) VB
4 12 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (10.67%) VB6
6 5 (6.67%) Java
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
8 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) MCP
3 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.67%) MCSE
4 5 (6.67%) MCITP
5 4 (5.33%) CCNA
5 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.33%) MCTS
6 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 44 (58.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Citrix
3 8 (10.67%) Sage
4 7 (9.33%) Infragistics
5 5 (6.67%) VMware
6 4 (5.33%) Avaya
7 3 (4.00%) Epicor
7 3 (4.00%) Cisco
8 2 (2.67%) Nortel
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle
9 1 (1.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke-on- Trent
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago