The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 2.46% 3.45% 6.90%
As % of the Applications category 60.00% 25.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £33,500 £18,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.08% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
MS Office
Shropshire

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

Applications Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.10% 13.79% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 12
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,100 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £42,887 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Telford

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Telford

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Telford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Telford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Telford 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 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Open Workbench
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Line Management
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
7 4 (23.53%) Project Governance
8 3 (17.65%) Change Control
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.76%) ISEB
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
9 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.76%) Java
9 2 (11.76%) PVCS
9 2 (11.76%) XML
9 2 (11.76%) Niku
9 2 (11.76%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Telford 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) Open Workbench
3 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) PVCS
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) IT Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) PMO Lead
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Governance
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Niku
2 2 (11.76%) VMware