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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 60 84 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -43
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 245 174 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.02% 3.30% 5.26%
As % of the Applications category 28.96% 23.05% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 190 149 217
Median salary £27,000 £25,151 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -25.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £49,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
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
846 755 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.90% 14.30% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 640 609 736
Median salary £31,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +24 106 £27,000 -16.92% 9
Staffordshire +13 35 £25,000 +5.26% 7
Warwickshire +8 28 £32,000 +16.36% 7
Worcestershire +1 18 £21,500 -44.87% 1
Shropshire -10 17 £24,000 +20.00% 1
Coventry -1 11 £25,250 +4.12% 2
Solihull +15 8 £32,500 +23.80% 1
West Bromwich 0 2 £35,000 -
Walsall -11 2 - -
Wolverhampton -13 1 - -
Bilston - 1 £20,000 -
Dudley - 1 £27,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 303 (64.33%) Microsoft
2 249 (52.87%) MS Excel
3 194 (41.19%) Windows
4 110 (23.35%) Active Directory
5 84 (17.83%) SQL
6 80 (16.99%) Finance
7 71 (15.07%) Project Management
7 71 (15.07%) Windows 7
8 66 (14.01%) ITIL
9 49 (10.40%) PRINCE2
10 47 (9.98%) Degree
10 47 (9.98%) Windows Server
11 46 (9.77%) MS Exchange
12 45 (9.55%) SQL Server
13 43 (9.13%) Time Management
14 42 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 40 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
16 39 (8.28%) SharePoint
17 38 (8.07%) TCP/IP
18 36 (7.64%) MS PowerPoint
19 35 (7.43%) Coaching
20 34 (7.22%) Telecoms
21 33 (7.01%) MS Visio
22 32 (6.79%) Windows XP
22 32 (6.79%) Security Cleared
23 31 (6.58%) Manufacturing
23 31 (6.58%) Service Delivery
24 30 (6.37%) Cisco
24 30 (6.37%) DHCP
25 28 (5.94%) Agile Software Development

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 46 (9.77%) MS Exchange
2 39 (8.28%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (1.91%) SAS
6 7 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.49%) IIS
7 6 (1.27%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.21%) Apache
11 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.21%) CMS
11 1 (0.21%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 249 (52.87%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 33 (7.01%) MS Visio
4 23 (4.88%) MS Project
5 21 (4.46%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.49%) Open Workbench
7 5 (1.06%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.42%) CATIA
9 1 (0.21%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.21%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.42%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.42%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.42%) Maximo
3 2 (0.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.42%) SAP EHS
3 2 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.42%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.42%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.42%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.94%) Office 365
2 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.42%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.07%) TCP/IP
2 30 (6.37%) DHCP
3 19 (4.03%) LAN
4 16 (3.40%) DNS
5 15 (3.18%) WAN
6 13 (2.76%) Firewall
6 13 (2.76%) VoIP
7 12 (2.55%) VPN
8 11 (2.34%) Internet
9 8 (1.70%) PABX
10 5 (1.06%) SAN
11 4 (0.85%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.85%) IMAP
11 4 (0.85%) SMTP
11 4 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.64%) ADSL
12 3 (0.64%) Intranet
12 3 (0.64%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.64%) VLAN
13 2 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (1.91%) MS Access
4 8 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.85%) BODI
6 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.42%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.42%) DB2
8 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.42%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.42%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (1.49%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.06%) JIRA
2 5 (1.06%) Selenium
3 3 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.64%) Serena SBM
3 3 (0.64%) TestDirector
3 3 (0.64%) WinRunner
4 2 (0.42%) TestComplete
4 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.21%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.21%) JUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Maven
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 80 (16.99%) Finance
2 34 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.58%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.03%) Law
5 17 (3.61%) Legal
6 16 (3.40%) Banking
6 16 (3.40%) Marketing
7 14 (2.97%) Retail
8 11 (2.34%) Automotive
8 11 (2.34%) Games
9 6 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.27%) Publishing
10 5 (1.06%) Back Office
10 5 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.85%) German Language
12 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 182 (38.64%) Analyst
2 58 (12.31%) Support Analyst
3 47 (9.98%) IT Analyst
4 44 (9.34%) IT Support
5 38 (8.07%) Service Analyst
6 32 (6.79%) Support Engineer
7 29 (6.16%) Service Desk Analyst
8 26 (5.52%) Administrator
9 23 (4.88%) Project Manager
10 20 (4.25%) IT Engineer
11 19 (4.03%) IT Support Analyst
12 17 (3.61%) IT Support Engineer
13 16 (3.40%) 1st Line Support
13 16 (3.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 15 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support
14 15 (3.18%) Business Analyst
14 15 (3.18%) Coordinator
14 15 (3.18%) IT Technician
15 14 (2.97%) Applications Support
15 14 (2.97%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.94%) .NET
2 14 (2.97%) ASP.NET
3 11 (2.34%) CSS
3 11 (2.34%) HTML
3 11 (2.34%) XML
4 5 (1.06%) EDI
4 5 (1.06%) Web Services
5 4 (0.85%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.85%) CGI
5 4 (0.85%) EDIFACT
5 4 (0.85%) HTML5
6 3 (0.64%) Entity Framework
6 3 (0.64%) Flash
6 3 (0.64%) jQuery
7 2 (0.42%) Ajax
7 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.42%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.42%) Middleware
7 2 (0.42%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.25%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.18%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.76%) Blackberry
4 13 (2.76%) Life Science
5 12 (2.55%) Driving Licence
6 8 (1.70%) EPoS
6 8 (1.70%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.70%) PMI
6 8 (1.70%) Smartphone
7 7 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.85%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.64%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.64%) iPhone
10 3 (0.64%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.64%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.64%) Statistics
11 2 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 194 (41.19%) Windows
2 71 (15.07%) Windows 7
3 47 (9.98%) Windows Server
4 42 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (6.79%) Windows XP
6 20 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (4.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (3.61%) Windows 8
8 11 (2.34%) Unix
9 10 (2.12%) Windows Vista
10 7 (1.49%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.27%) Linux
12 3 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.42%) Android
13 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.21%) CentOS
14 1 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (15.07%) Project Management
2 66 (14.01%) ITIL
3 49 (10.40%) PRINCE2
4 43 (9.13%) Time Management
5 35 (7.43%) Coaching
6 31 (6.58%) Service Delivery
7 28 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (4.88%) Software Testing
9 22 (4.67%) Change Control
10 20 (4.25%) Service Management
11 19 (4.03%) Business Analysis
12 18 (3.82%) CRM
13 17 (3.61%) Asset Management
13 17 (3.61%) Resource Management
14 15 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.18%) IT Governance
14 15 (3.18%) Mentoring
14 15 (3.18%) Migration
15 14 (2.97%) Data Governance
15 14 (2.97%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (17.83%) SQL
2 27 (5.73%) C#
3 20 (4.25%) VBA
4 18 (3.82%) VB
5 11 (2.34%) Java
6 10 (2.12%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.91%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.06%) C++
9 4 (0.85%) PHP
10 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.42%) C
11 2 (0.42%) R
11 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.21%) Korn
12 1 (0.21%) Perl
12 1 (0.21%) VBScript
12 1 (0.21%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (9.98%) Degree
2 32 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.82%) APMP
5 17 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 15 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.18%) HND
7 14 (2.97%) ISEB
8 13 (2.76%) CCNA
9 11 (2.34%) ISTQB
9 11 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (1.91%) MCP
10 9 (1.91%) MCSE
10 9 (1.91%) PMI Certification
11 8 (1.70%) MCSA
12 7 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.85%) CCNP
14 4 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.85%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.94%) SLA
2 18 (3.82%) QA
3 11 (2.34%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.27%) COBIT
6 4 (0.85%) P3O
7 3 (0.64%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.64%) TickIT
8 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.21%) ISO27002
System Software
1 110 (23.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.06%) Terminal Services
3 5 (1.06%) vSphere
4 4 (0.85%) XenApp
5 3 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
6 1 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (3.61%) SCCM
2 4 (0.85%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.64%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.64%) Nagios
3 3 (0.64%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.42%) SCOM
5 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.21%) Control-M
5 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.21%) Legato
5 1 (0.21%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.21%) Opsview
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.21%) Simpana
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 303 (64.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.37%) Cisco
3 25 (5.31%) VMware
4 21 (4.46%) SAP
5 18 (3.82%) Citrix
5 18 (3.82%) Oracle
6 10 (2.12%) Avaya
7 9 (1.91%) iManage
7 9 (1.91%) LANDesk
8 7 (1.49%) Apple
8 7 (1.49%) Niku
9 6 (1.27%) Adobe
9 6 (1.27%) Dell
9 6 (1.27%) MKS
9 6 (1.27%) Verint
10 5 (1.06%) HP
10 5 (1.06%) Intel Security
10 5 (1.06%) Veritas
11 4 (0.85%) Symantec
11 4 (0.85%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000 - £120,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Shift Allowance, 10% Annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Venn Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Computacenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Squire Patton Boggs
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare at Home
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwickshire
Annapurna HR
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Talentspa
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Focus Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago