The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 7.79% 3.70% 1.77%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 33.33% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £18,073 £23,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.26% -28.46%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 14.29% 11.11% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 23
Average salary £18,145 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
Manchester

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

MS Office
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Wigan

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 5 (26.32%) Smart Meter
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) QlikView
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (21.05%) Logistics
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.79%) LAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (21.05%) QlikView
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Development Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Business Development Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Business Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (15.79%) IT Assistant
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Server Support
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Trainee Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Trainee Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Smart Meter
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
1 5 (26.32%) Change Management
1 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (21.05%) Web Development
2 4 (21.05%) Logistics
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft