The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.03% 2.56% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 11.11% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £18,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.15% 23.08% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 12
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £18,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Logistics
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Logistics
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft