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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 45 63
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 78 112 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.03% 4.79% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 39.00% 45.90% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 54 78 55
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,562 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 200 244 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 10.34% 10.43% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 150 198 121
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% -2.94%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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.

1 160 (82.90%) Microsoft
2 64 (33.16%) Windows
3 58 (30.05%) Finance
4 47 (24.35%) Microsoft Excel
5 43 (22.28%) ITIL
6 30 (15.54%) ERP
7 28 (14.51%) CRM
7 28 (14.51%) Active Directory
7 28 (14.51%) Degree
7 28 (14.51%) Windows 7
8 26 (13.47%) PRINCE2
9 25 (12.95%) Presales
10 23 (11.92%) Data Centre
11 22 (11.40%) Driving Licence
11 22 (11.40%) Security Cleared
11 22 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (10.88%) SQL
12 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (10.36%) SLA
13 20 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 19 (9.84%) SQL Server
14 19 (9.84%) VMware
15 18 (9.33%) Project Management
15 18 (9.33%) Windows Server
16 17 (8.81%) Spreadsheet
16 17 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (8.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 16 (8.29%) QA
17 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Project
17 16 (8.29%) PowerShell

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 12 (6.22%) Oracle UPK
1 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.18%) IIS
3 8 (4.15%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.55%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.04%) CMS
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.04%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.52%) Apache
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (24.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (8.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (8.81%) Spreadsheet
3 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (7.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (6.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 12 (6.22%) Oracle Assets
1 12 (6.22%) Oracle Payables
1 12 (6.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (4.15%) SAP BPC
3 6 (3.11%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.25%) Office 365
2 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.59%) G Suite
3 5 (2.59%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.59%) SaaS
4 3 (1.55%) IaaS
4 3 (1.55%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.70%) Internet
1 11 (5.70%) LAN
2 10 (5.18%) DHCP
2 10 (5.18%) VPN
2 10 (5.18%) WAN
3 8 (4.15%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.63%) DNS
5 6 (3.11%) HTTP
6 5 (2.59%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.07%) 802.11
7 4 (2.07%) Firewall
7 4 (2.07%) VoIP
8 2 (1.04%) NAS
8 2 (1.04%) SAN
8 2 (1.04%) Skype
8 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.04%) WebEx
8 2 (1.04%) Wireless
9 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.66%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 8 (4.15%) SAP BW
3 8 (4.15%) SAP HANA
4 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.52%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.52%) MS Access
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.52%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.04%) Selenium
3 2 (1.04%) TestComplete
General
1 58 (30.05%) Finance
2 13 (6.74%) General Ledger
2 13 (6.74%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.15%) Local Government
4 7 (3.63%) Retail
5 6 (3.11%) Law
5 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.59%) Legal
7 3 (1.55%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Advertising
8 2 (1.04%) Automotive
8 2 (1.04%) Games
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (29.02%) Analyst
2 25 (12.95%) Architect
3 19 (9.84%) Support Analyst
4 18 (9.33%) Developer
5 16 (8.29%) Project Manager
6 13 (6.74%) Business Analyst
6 13 (6.74%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (5.70%) Service Architect
8 10 (5.18%) 1st Line Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) IT Support
9 9 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (4.66%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.66%) Service Analyst
9 9 (4.66%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (4.15%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.15%) SAP BI Developer
10 8 (4.15%) SAP BW Developer
10 8 (4.15%) SAP Developer
10 8 (4.15%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.15%) .NET
1 8 (4.15%) Entity Framework
1 8 (4.15%) jQuery
2 7 (3.63%) .NET Framework
2 7 (3.63%) XML
3 6 (3.11%) CSS
3 6 (3.11%) HTML
4 5 (2.59%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.59%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (2.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (2.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (2.59%) Kendo UI
4 5 (2.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (2.07%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.92%) Data Centre
2 22 (11.40%) Driving Licence
3 13 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.18%) NHS
5 6 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.59%) iPad
6 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.07%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.55%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.04%) EPoS
9 2 (1.04%) Replication
9 2 (1.04%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) CCTV
10 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (33.16%) Windows
2 28 (14.51%) Windows 7
3 18 (9.33%) Windows Server
4 15 (7.77%) Windows 10
5 14 (7.25%) Windows 8
6 8 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.11%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.59%) Linux
8 5 (2.59%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.07%) Android
10 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.28%) ITIL
2 30 (15.54%) ERP
3 28 (14.51%) CRM
4 26 (13.47%) PRINCE2
5 25 (12.95%) Presales
6 22 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (9.33%) Project Management
9 16 (8.29%) Change Control
10 15 (7.77%) Service Delivery
11 13 (6.74%) Logistics
11 13 (6.74%) Service Management
12 12 (6.22%) Business Analysis
12 12 (6.22%) Business Process Modelling
12 12 (6.22%) Line Management
12 12 (6.22%) Process Management
12 12 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.22%) Strategic Planning
13 11 (5.70%) Data Management
13 11 (5.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.88%) SQL
2 16 (8.29%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.66%) C#
3 9 (4.66%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.11%) C
4 6 (3.11%) VBScript
5 4 (2.07%) VB
6 1 (0.52%) PHP
6 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (14.51%) Degree
2 22 (11.40%) Security Cleared
3 20 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.74%) MCSE
6 11 (5.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (5.70%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.18%) ISEB
7 10 (5.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (3.63%) MCP
9 6 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.11%) Master's Degree
10 5 (2.59%) CCNA
10 5 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.55%) DBS Check
12 3 (1.55%) HND
12 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.04%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.04%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.36%) SLA
2 16 (8.29%) QA
3 14 (7.25%) PMO
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (14.51%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.04%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) SCCM
2 4 (2.07%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 160 (82.90%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.84%) VMware
3 14 (7.25%) Oracle
3 14 (7.25%) ServiceNow
4 12 (6.22%) JD Edwards
5 11 (5.70%) Cisco
5 11 (5.70%) SAP
6 10 (5.18%) Google
7 7 (3.63%) Dell
7 7 (3.63%) HP
8 6 (3.11%) Apple
9 5 (2.59%) Ericsson
9 5 (2.59%) Huawei
9 5 (2.59%) Nokia
10 4 (2.07%) NetApp
11 3 (1.55%) Adobe
11 3 (1.55%) Citrix
11 3 (1.55%) EMC
11 3 (1.55%) Lotus
11 3 (1.55%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £very competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £32500.00 - £35400.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
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