The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 18 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.45% 10.82% 2.08%
As % of the Applications category 13.73% 76.32% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 1
Average salary £23,000 £21,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Staffordshire

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

Applications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
51 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 17.83% 14.18% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 41
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -42.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Office
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 20 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 11 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) Blackberry
5 8 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (18.18%) SLA
7 3 (13.64%) B2B
8 2 (9.09%) Change Control
8 2 (9.09%) Degree
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 1 (4.55%) Adobe
9 1 (4.55%) Service Management
9 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (4.55%) Legal
9 1 (4.55%) Avaya
9 1 (4.55%) SAN
9 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
9 1 (4.55%) DHCP
9 1 (4.55%) VPN
9 1 (4.55%) DNS
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.55%) MS Access
9 1 (4.55%) SQL
9 1 (4.55%) VBScript
9 1 (4.55%) VB
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 8 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) MS Access
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Service Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Support Assistant
5 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 3 (13.64%) B2B
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Transition Management
4 1 (4.55%) Email Management
4 1 (4.55%) People Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
1 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle