The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Sutton Coldfield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 8 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 17.65% - 17.39%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 52.94% 42.86% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 6
Average salary £30,500 £24,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.48% -21.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £22,000 £18,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

MS Office
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) VMware