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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 29 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.77% 4.82% 4.99%
As % of the Applications category 35.37% 19.85% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 18
Average salary £25,000 £22,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £19,000 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,350 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
82 131 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.49% 24.30% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 71 102 80
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 April 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 1 April 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
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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 -19 6 £19,000 -9.52%
Stoke-on-Trent -8 5 £23,935 +8.79% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +15 3 £37,500 +26.05% 1
Lichfield -7 3 £19,500 -7.14%
Stafford - 2 £40,000 - 3
Cannock - 1 £22,500 - 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £26,000 -
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 45 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 43 (62.32%) Microsoft
3 42 (60.87%) Windows
4 33 (47.83%) SQL
5 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
6 27 (39.13%) Active Directory
7 19 (27.54%) .NET
8 16 (23.19%) ITIL
8 16 (23.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 15 (21.74%) C#
10 14 (20.29%) LAN
10 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (18.84%) VBA
11 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
12 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
13 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
13 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
13 11 (15.94%) VPN
13 11 (15.94%) Citrix
14 10 (14.49%) WAN
15 9 (13.04%) HTML
15 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
15 9 (13.04%) VB
15 9 (13.04%) CSS
15 9 (13.04%) XML
15 9 (13.04%) CRM
15 9 (13.04%) Project Management
15 9 (13.04%) Workflow
16 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (65.22%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (10.14%) Line 500
3 3 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.45%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) LAN
2 11 (15.94%) VPN
3 10 (14.49%) WAN
4 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.70%) DHCP
5 6 (8.70%) DNS
5 6 (8.70%) Wireless
6 5 (7.25%) Firewall
7 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.90%) Broadband
7 2 (2.90%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.25%) MS Access
5 2 (2.90%) Big Data
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
1 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (8.70%) LLBLGen Pro
2 6 (8.70%) NetAdvantage
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.90%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Automotive
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Analyst
2 13 (18.84%) Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Coordinator
6 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Technician
8 4 (5.80%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Programmer
8 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) .NET
2 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
3 9 (13.04%) CSS
3 9 (13.04%) XML
3 9 (13.04%) HTML
4 7 (10.14%) Silverlight
4 7 (10.14%) WinForms
4 7 (10.14%) Ajax
5 6 (8.70%) LINQ
5 6 (8.70%) WPF
5 6 (8.70%) WF
6 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.90%) HTML5
8 1 (1.45%) CSS3
8 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.80%) PDA
4 3 (4.35%) Statistics
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Wiki
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) Android
7 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) CRM
2 9 (13.04%) Project Management
2 9 (13.04%) Workflow
3 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.25%) ERP
4 5 (7.25%) Web Development
5 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.80%) MVC
5 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
5 4 (5.80%) Change Management
6 3 (4.35%) Logistics
7 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.90%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.90%) Time Management
7 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) SQL
2 15 (21.74%) C#
3 13 (18.84%) VBA
4 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.04%) VB
5 7 (10.14%) VB.NET
5 7 (10.14%) VB6
6 5 (7.25%) Java
7 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) MCITP
2 7 (10.14%) MCP
2 7 (10.14%) MCSE
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.70%) MCTS
3 6 (8.70%) CCNA
3 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCSA
4 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.35%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 43 (62.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Citrix
3 7 (10.14%) Sage
3 7 (10.14%) VMware
4 6 (8.70%) Infragistics
5 4 (5.80%) Avaya
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (2.90%) Nortel
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle
8 1 (1.45%) SAP
8 1 (1.45%) Epicor
8 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.45%) Google
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