The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 18 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.53% 2.60% 0.52%
As % of the Applications category 58.06% 20.00% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 1
Average salary £20,500 £23,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.76% +30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
MS Office
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Applications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.97% 12.99% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 22
Average salary £36,500 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.69% -5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,200 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MS Office
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Stockport region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Stockport

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Stockport

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 26 (96.30%) MS Excel
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) ITIL
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 9 (33.33%) SLA
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 6 (22.22%) MS Project
7 6 (22.22%) Project Management
7 6 (22.22%) Citrix
7 6 (22.22%) MetaFrame
7 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Change Management
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) Matrix Management
9 4 (14.81%) German Language
10 3 (11.11%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (11.11%) Billing
10 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 3 (11.11%) SQL
10 3 (11.11%) VBA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (96.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Project
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) German Language
3 3 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) French Language
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 6 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Telematics
1 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) Matrix Management
4 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
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