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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.66% 2.86% 1.96%
As % of the Applications category 24.00% 17.86% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £43,750 £100,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.25% +325.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £28,800 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £100,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
25 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.24% 16.00% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 47
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £28,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

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 20 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Stockport

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) MS Project
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) VBA
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Migration

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Release Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft