The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.27% 3.57% 11.93%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 18.75% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £29,900 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Worcestershire

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

Applications Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
9 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 10.23% 19.05% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 26
Average salary £23,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

MS Office
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Worcester

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Worcester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Automotive
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (33.33%) Agresso
4 2 (33.33%) Acrobat
4 2 (33.33%) RoboHelp
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) ADSL
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) NServiceBus
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Acrobat
2 2 (33.33%) RoboHelp
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ADSL
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Author
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Author
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle