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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.11% 4.67% 6.06%
As % of the Applications category 23.08% 17.86% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £16,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.54% +10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
13 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.81% 26.17% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 24
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £34,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,150 £24,812 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £42,387 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) RoboHelp
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) RoboHelp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe