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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank - 17 15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 3.45% 2.70%
As % of the Applications category - 40.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.49% 8.62% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Average salary £19,000 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Apple