The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.26% 5.22% 2.31%
As % of the Applications category 36.11% 32.43% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 3
Average salary £18,000 £24,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -33.33%
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 Worcestershire region.

Applications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.57% 16.09% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 17
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £42,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Worcestershire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

MS Office
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove - 10 £18,000 -
Worcester -6 2 £28,750 +40.24%
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (61.11%) ADSL
3 11 (61.11%) LAN
3 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
3 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
4 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) System Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Cognos
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) Apple
6 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.56%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) ADSL
1 11 (61.11%) LAN
1 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Service Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Ajax
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
1 2 (11.11%) System Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Logistics
1 2 (11.11%) Service Management
1 2 (11.11%) Security Management
1 2 (11.11%) CRM
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VB
1 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
2 2 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Sage
3 1 (5.56%) NetSuite