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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 5.00% 2.86% 3.23%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 28.57% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £27,500 £18,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -63.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £18,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £18,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 18.33% 10.00% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 10
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

MS Office
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Walsall

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (16.67%) XenApp
6 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Velocity
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (16.67%) IMAP
6 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) IMAP
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam