Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 49 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 168 226 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.59% 5.19% 3.93%
As % of the Applications category 48.84% 49.67% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 131 176 142
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% +8.46% -10.96%
10th Percentile £20,250 £20,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year - +1.69% -6.35%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 344 455 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.39% 10.45% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 274 337 234
Birmingham median annual salary £33,250 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.21% -2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,325 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,875 £58,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -7.14%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Birmingham

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Birmingham

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 134 (79.76%) Microsoft
2 68 (40.48%) Windows
3 46 (27.38%) Finance
4 40 (23.81%) ITIL
5 34 (20.24%) Microsoft Excel
5 34 (20.24%) Service Management
6 32 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 29 (17.26%) Office 365
8 28 (16.67%) Project Management
9 27 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (15.48%) Windows 10
10 26 (15.48%) SQL
11 23 (13.69%) Apple
11 23 (13.69%) Data Centre
12 22 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (12.50%) VMware
13 21 (12.50%) Windows 7
14 20 (11.90%) Time Management
15 19 (11.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (11.31%) Windows Server
16 18 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (10.12%) SQL Server
18 16 (9.52%) PRINCE2
18 16 (9.52%) Degree
19 15 (8.93%) MS Visio
19 15 (8.93%) Citrix
20 14 (8.33%) VBA
20 14 (8.33%) Hyper-V
20 14 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
21 13 (7.74%) QA

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.98%) CMS
5 4 (2.38%) IIS
6 3 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.19%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.19%) OpenEdge
7 2 (1.19%) SAS
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.60%) JBoss
8 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (20.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (8.93%) MS Visio
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Maximo
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.60%) BPCS
2 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.60%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.26%) Office 365
2 18 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.38%) IaaS
3 4 (2.38%) PaaS
4 3 (1.79%) SaaS
5 2 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) WAN
2 9 (5.36%) NetScaler
3 8 (4.76%) LAN
4 6 (3.57%) DNS
5 4 (2.38%) DHCP
5 4 (2.38%) Firewall
5 4 (2.38%) VPN
6 3 (1.79%) Extranet
6 3 (1.79%) MPLS
6 3 (1.79%) OSPF
6 3 (1.79%) Skype
6 3 (1.79%) VLAN
6 3 (1.79%) WLAN
7 2 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.19%) DWDM
7 2 (1.19%) HSRP
7 2 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.19%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.60%) BGP
8 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.19%) BODI
6 2 (1.19%) GIS
6 2 (1.19%) QGIS
6 2 (1.19%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.79%) JIRA
3 2 (1.19%) Selenium
3 2 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (27.38%) Finance
2 11 (6.55%) Legal
3 10 (5.95%) Retail
4 7 (4.17%) Automotive
5 6 (3.57%) Banking
6 5 (2.98%) Marketing
7 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.19%) Billing
8 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (31.55%) Analyst
2 17 (10.12%) Developer
2 17 (10.12%) Support Analyst
3 10 (5.95%) IT Analyst
3 10 (5.95%) IT Support
3 10 (5.95%) Project Manager
4 9 (5.36%) Architect
4 9 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 7 (4.17%) Coordinator
6 7 (4.17%) Informatica Developer
6 7 (4.17%) Office 365 Specialist
6 7 (4.17%) Service Analyst
6 7 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 6 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 6 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.57%) Junior
7 6 (3.57%) Programme Manager
8 5 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.14%) XML
2 9 (5.36%) JSON
3 8 (4.76%) .NET
4 5 (2.98%) CSS
4 5 (2.98%) HTML
4 5 (2.98%) REST
4 5 (2.98%) SOAP
5 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (2.38%) jQuery
6 2 (1.19%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.19%) Spring
7 1 (0.60%) Middleware
7 1 (0.60%) Web Services
7 1 (0.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (13.69%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (5.36%) Reference Data
5 6 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.98%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.38%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.38%) Handset
7 4 (2.38%) PMI
7 4 (2.38%) User Experience
8 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) iPad
9 1 (0.60%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.48%) Windows
2 26 (15.48%) Windows 10
3 21 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 19 (11.31%) Windows Server
4 19 (11.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (7.14%) Linux
7 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.19%) Android
8 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.19%) Unix
8 2 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.19%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.81%) ITIL
2 34 (20.24%) Service Management
3 28 (16.67%) Project Management
4 22 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (11.90%) Time Management
6 16 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 13 (7.74%) Line Management
8 12 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
8 12 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.55%) Application Packaging
9 11 (6.55%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.55%) Presales
10 10 (5.95%) Change Control
10 10 (5.95%) Logistics
11 9 (5.36%) Business Development
11 9 (5.36%) Web Development
12 8 (4.76%) Change Management
12 8 (4.76%) Migration
13 7 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.48%) SQL
2 14 (8.33%) VBA
3 10 (5.95%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.98%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.98%) PHP
6 4 (2.38%) C#
6 4 (2.38%) VB
7 3 (1.79%) VBScript
8 1 (0.60%) Java
8 1 (0.60%) Python
8 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (9.52%) Degree
2 13 (7.74%) MCSE
2 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.98%) MCP
6 3 (1.79%) APMP
6 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.19%) CCDP
7 2 (1.19%) CCNP
7 2 (1.19%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.19%) ISEB
7 2 (1.19%) MCDST
7 2 (1.19%) PMP
7 2 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CCNA
8 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.74%) QA
2 10 (5.95%) Data Quality
3 9 (5.36%) SLA
4 5 (2.98%) PMO
5 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (7.14%) XenApp
4 11 (6.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (6.55%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.19%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Intune
1 11 (6.55%) SCOrch
2 9 (5.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 8 (4.76%) SCCM
4 3 (1.79%) SCOM
5 2 (1.19%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.19%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.19%) SCSM
5 2 (1.19%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.19%) WSUS
6 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 134 (79.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.69%) Apple
3 21 (12.50%) VMware
4 15 (8.93%) Citrix
5 12 (7.14%) Oracle
6 10 (5.95%) Capita
7 9 (5.36%) NVIDIA
8 8 (4.76%) Informatica
9 7 (4.17%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.98%) SAP
11 3 (1.79%) Adobe
11 3 (1.79%) Cisco
11 3 (1.79%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.79%) Sophos
12 2 (1.19%) Google
12 2 (1.19%) Ivanti
12 2 (1.19%) MobileIron
12 2 (1.19%) Remedy
13 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.60%) Infor