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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.92% 4.41% 2.17%
As % of the Applications category 13.33% 60.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £18,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.71%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
15 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 14.42% 7.35% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,172 £18,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,400 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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 30 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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (18.18%) XenApp
6 2 (18.18%) Veeam
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 2 (18.18%) IMAP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) SMTP

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 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (18.18%) IMAP
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) Apple