The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.82% 4.59% 3.13%
As % of the Applications category 29.03% 20.83% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £23,000 £28,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -45.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £26,800 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £30,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 30.39% 22.02% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 25
Average salary £26,500 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.89% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,400 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £39,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Front Office
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) Web Design
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) CCDP
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) HNC
6 1 (10.00%) HND
6 1 (10.00%) Flash
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) Java

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Support
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCDP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
2 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle