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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 6.36% - 12.84%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% - 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Average salary £18,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
21 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 19.09% 2.94% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 31
Average salary £20,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.94% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £42,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 27 January 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XSLT
2 3 (33.33%) E-business
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) MBA
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) XSLT
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) E-business
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
Wigan, Lancashire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
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