The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 54 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 273 190 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.43% 3.29% 4.67%
As % of the Applications category 30.33% 22.22% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 207 161 215
Median salary £27,500 £26,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
900 855 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.61% 14.82% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 660 666 753
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,346 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS Office
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Office Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MS Office
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +24 114 £27,500 -14.06% 6
Staffordshire +6 44 £27,750 +16.84% 5
Warwickshire +15 32 £32,000 +16.36% 5
Coventry +15 16 £22,500 -29.68% 3
Worcestershire +10 16 £31,500 -13.69% 2
Solihull +14 11 £28,760 +15.04% 1
Shropshire -30 11 £24,000 +12.94%
West Bromwich -2 5 £25,000 -
Walsall -3 3 £30,000 +62.16% 1
Wolverhampton -10 3 £18,000 -21.73%
Dudley - 3 £22,500 -
Bilston - 1 £20,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 330 (63.71%) Microsoft
2 273 (52.70%) MS Excel
3 200 (38.61%) Windows
4 115 (22.20%) Active Directory
5 92 (17.76%) Finance
6 87 (16.80%) SQL
7 76 (14.67%) Project Management
8 73 (14.09%) ITIL
9 69 (13.32%) Windows 7
10 57 (11.00%) Degree
11 51 (9.85%) MS Exchange
12 48 (9.27%) PRINCE2
13 47 (9.07%) Windows Server
14 45 (8.69%) SharePoint
15 44 (8.49%) MS PowerPoint
15 44 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (8.11%) TCP/IP
17 41 (7.92%) Coaching
18 39 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
18 39 (7.53%) SQL Server
19 38 (7.34%) Service Delivery
20 37 (7.14%) .NET
21 36 (6.95%) MS Visio
22 35 (6.76%) Time Management
23 34 (6.56%) Security Cleared
23 34 (6.56%) C#
24 33 (6.37%) CRM
25 32 (6.18%) Manufacturing
25 32 (6.18%) Telecoms
26 30 (5.79%) DHCP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 51 (9.85%) MS Exchange
2 45 (8.69%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.12%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.35%) IIS
7 7 (1.35%) SAS
7 7 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.97%) CMS
10 4 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.58%) Documentum
11 3 (0.58%) FileNet
11 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.39%) Apache
12 2 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 273 (52.70%) MS Excel
2 44 (8.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 36 (6.95%) MS Visio
4 28 (5.41%) MS Project
5 24 (4.63%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.35%) Photoshop
7 6 (1.16%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.39%) CATIA
9 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.19%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 12 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.39%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.39%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.39%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (0.39%) Pivotal CRM
3 2 (0.39%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.39%) SAP EHS
3 2 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.39%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.39%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.39%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.39%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) Maximo
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.21%) Office 365
2 9 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.97%) SaaS
4 4 (0.77%) IaaS
4 4 (0.77%) PaaS
5 3 (0.58%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.58%) Yammer
6 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.39%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 30 (5.79%) DHCP
3 29 (5.60%) LAN
4 25 (4.83%) WAN
5 21 (4.05%) DNS
6 19 (3.67%) VPN
7 16 (3.09%) Firewall
8 14 (2.70%) Internet
9 12 (2.32%) VoIP
10 8 (1.54%) PABX
10 8 (1.54%) SMTP
11 7 (1.35%) Skype
12 6 (1.16%) Ethernet
12 6 (1.16%) IMAP
13 5 (0.97%) ADSL
14 4 (0.77%) Intranet
14 4 (0.77%) SAN
14 4 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.58%) SSL
16 2 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (1.93%) MS Access
4 9 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.77%) BODI
6 4 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.58%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.39%) DB2
8 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.39%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.39%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (1.93%) JIRA
1 10 (1.93%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.97%) Selenium
4 4 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.77%) Serena SBM
4 4 (0.77%) TestDirector
4 4 (0.77%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.39%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.39%) TestComplete
5 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.19%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.19%) JUnit
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) Moq
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 92 (17.76%) Finance
2 32 (6.18%) Manufacturing
2 32 (6.18%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.05%) Marketing
4 18 (3.47%) Banking
4 18 (3.47%) Law
4 18 (3.47%) Retail
5 17 (3.28%) Legal
6 13 (2.51%) Automotive
7 12 (2.32%) Games
8 8 (1.54%) German Language
9 7 (1.35%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.16%) Advertising
11 5 (0.97%) Back Office
11 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.97%) Publishing
12 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.39%) French Language
14 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 194 (37.45%) Analyst
2 57 (11.00%) Support Analyst
3 41 (7.92%) IT Analyst
3 41 (7.92%) IT Support
4 38 (7.34%) Service Analyst
5 33 (6.37%) Service Desk Analyst
6 32 (6.18%) Support Engineer
7 24 (4.63%) Project Manager
8 22 (4.25%) Administrator
8 22 (4.25%) Business Analyst
9 20 (3.86%) 1st Line Support
10 19 (3.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 18 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (3.47%) Developer
11 18 (3.47%) IT Engineer
12 16 (3.09%) IT Technician
13 15 (2.90%) Coordinator
13 15 (2.90%) IT Support Engineer
13 15 (2.90%) Junior
14 14 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.14%) .NET
2 21 (4.05%) HTML
3 17 (3.28%) CSS
4 16 (3.09%) ASP.NET
5 15 (2.90%) XML
6 5 (0.97%) Ajax
6 5 (0.97%) EDI
6 5 (0.97%) HTML5
6 5 (0.97%) jQuery
6 5 (0.97%) Web Services
7 4 (0.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.77%) CGI
7 4 (0.77%) COM
7 4 (0.77%) EDIFACT
7 4 (0.77%) Entity Framework
8 3 (0.58%) ATL
8 3 (0.58%) Flash
8 3 (0.58%) MFC
8 3 (0.58%) XML Messaging
9 2 (0.39%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 17 (3.28%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.09%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.70%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.93%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.93%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.93%) PMI
8 9 (1.74%) Life Science
9 8 (1.54%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.35%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.16%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.16%) Mobile Computing
12 5 (0.97%) Learning Management System
12 5 (0.97%) NHS
12 5 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.77%) Smart Meter
14 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 200 (38.61%) Windows
2 69 (13.32%) Windows 7
3 47 (9.07%) Windows Server
4 39 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (5.60%) Windows XP
6 18 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (2.90%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.32%) Unix
10 11 (2.12%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.54%) Windows 10
12 7 (1.35%) Linux
13 6 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.97%) Android
14 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.58%) CentOS
16 2 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.39%) Solaris
17 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (14.67%) Project Management
2 73 (14.09%) ITIL
3 48 (9.27%) PRINCE2
4 41 (7.92%) Coaching
5 38 (7.34%) Service Delivery
6 35 (6.76%) Time Management
7 33 (6.37%) CRM
8 27 (5.21%) Service Management
8 27 (5.21%) Software Testing
9 26 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (4.25%) ERP
11 21 (4.05%) Business Analysis
11 21 (4.05%) Change Control
12 19 (3.67%) Quality Management
12 19 (3.67%) SDLC
12 19 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (3.47%) Mentoring
13 18 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (3.28%) Migration
15 16 (3.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (16.80%) SQL
2 34 (6.56%) C#
3 19 (3.67%) VBA
4 18 (3.47%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.28%) VB
6 9 (1.74%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.54%) Java
8 6 (1.16%) C++
9 4 (0.77%) PHP
10 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.39%) C
11 2 (0.39%) Perl
11 2 (0.39%) R
11 2 (0.39%) VBScript
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) Python
12 1 (0.19%) RPG
12 1 (0.19%) RPG IV
12 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.19%) VC++
Qualifications
1 57 (11.00%) Degree
2 34 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (4.05%) ISEB
5 19 (3.67%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.47%) ISTQB
7 16 (3.09%) APMP
8 15 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.51%) MCSE
11 12 (2.32%) CCNA
12 11 (2.12%) MCP
12 11 (2.12%) PMI Certification
13 10 (1.93%) HND
13 10 (1.93%) MCSA
14 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.77%) CCNP
15 4 (0.77%) ECDL
15 4 (0.77%) MCDST
15 4 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.02%) QA
1 26 (5.02%) SLA
2 13 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.12%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.54%) COBIT
5 5 (0.97%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.39%) WCAG
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.19%) TickIT
System Software
1 115 (22.20%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.97%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.77%) XenApp
6 3 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.58%) vSphere
7 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.19%) NFS
8 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (2.32%) SCCM
2 4 (0.77%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.77%) SCOM
3 3 (0.58%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.39%) Nagios
4 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.39%) WSUS
5 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.19%) Legato
5 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.19%) Simpana
5 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 330 (63.71%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.79%) Cisco
3 23 (4.44%) VMware
4 21 (4.05%) SAP
5 18 (3.47%) Citrix
6 17 (3.28%) Oracle
7 11 (2.12%) LANDesk
8 10 (1.93%) Avaya
9 9 (1.74%) iManage
10 7 (1.35%) Apple
10 7 (1.35%) Remedy
11 6 (1.16%) Adobe
11 6 (1.16%) Niku
11 6 (1.16%) Verint
12 5 (0.97%) Dell
13 4 (0.77%) HP
13 4 (0.77%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.77%) Juniper
13 4 (0.77%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.77%) Veritas
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