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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 28 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 17 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 8.37% 1.17% 3.08%
As % of the Applications category 47.22% 8.57% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £23,500 £31,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.19% +72.22%
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
36 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 17.73% 13.62% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 44
Average salary £30,500 £36,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.27% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £31,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
4 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
5 14 (35.90%) ITIL
6 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
7 9 (23.08%) SLA
7 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 9 (23.08%) SQL
7 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (20.51%) Finance
8 8 (20.51%) VLAN
8 8 (20.51%) Firewall
8 8 (20.51%) DHCP
8 8 (20.51%) DNS
9 7 (17.95%) LAN
9 7 (17.95%) WAN
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (15.38%) Software Delivery
10 6 (15.38%) iPhone
10 6 (15.38%) iPad
10 6 (15.38%) CCENT
10 6 (15.38%) Web Development
10 6 (15.38%) Degree
10 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.38%) MCDST
10 6 (15.38%) Apple

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Joomla!
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) Drupal
4 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.13%) WordPress
5 1 (2.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Project
3 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) VLAN
2 8 (20.51%) DHCP
3 7 (17.95%) LAN
3 7 (17.95%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Billing
2 3 (7.69%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
4 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Network Support
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) Classic ASP
2 4 (10.26%) COM
2 4 (10.26%) CSS
2 4 (10.26%) XML
2 4 (10.26%) Ajax
2 4 (10.26%) LINQ
2 4 (10.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 6 (15.38%) iPhone
1 6 (15.38%) iPad
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
3 4 (10.26%) Android
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 6 (15.38%) Project Management
2 6 (15.38%) Web Development
2 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) Software Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (12.82%) Matrix Management
3 5 (12.82%) Change Management
3 5 (12.82%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Change Control
5 3 (7.69%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) SEO
6 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) VB
2 6 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) CCENT
2 6 (15.38%) MCDST
3 3 (7.69%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) MetaFrame
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Apple
3 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Facebook
5 2 (5.13%) Twitter
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