Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 45 58
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 97 193 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.74% 5.85% 4.67%
As % of the Applications category 44.29% 55.94% 49.42%
Number of salaries quoted 91 109 131
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.99% -5.63%
10th Percentile £20,250 £18,515 £20,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% -

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 219 345 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.44% 10.46% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 199 199 274
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +14.50% -6.43%
10th Percentile £23,150 £21,250 £21,550
90th Percentile £61,500 £61,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.99% +3.08% -1.52%

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 22 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 79 (81.44%) Microsoft
2 53 (54.64%) Windows
3 40 (41.24%) Office 365
4 38 (39.18%) ITIL
5 36 (37.11%) Active Directory
6 22 (22.68%) Service Delivery
6 22 (22.68%) SLA
7 21 (21.65%) Azure
8 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
9 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (17.53%) MS Exchange
9 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Excel
10 16 (16.49%) Windows 7
10 16 (16.49%) SCCM
10 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
11 15 (15.46%) Project Delivery
11 15 (15.46%) DHCP
12 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
12 14 (14.43%) DNS
12 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
13 13 (13.40%) SQL
13 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (13.40%) Change Management
13 13 (13.40%) Incident Management
14 12 (12.37%) LAN
15 11 (11.34%) WAN
15 11 (11.34%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (11.34%) MCSE
15 11 (11.34%) MCSA

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 17 (17.53%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.22%) IIS
4 4 (4.12%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) SAP R/3
2 3 (3.09%) WebTrends
2 3 (3.09%) Workfront
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (41.24%) Office 365
2 21 (21.65%) Azure
3 8 (8.25%) IaaS
3 8 (8.25%) PaaS
3 8 (8.25%) SaaS
4 4 (4.12%) Google Analytics
5 3 (3.09%) AWS
5 3 (3.09%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.09%) Yammer
6 2 (2.06%) G Suite
6 2 (2.06%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.06%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.03%) Cloudflare
7 1 (1.03%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) DHCP
2 14 (14.43%) DNS
3 12 (12.37%) LAN
4 11 (11.34%) WAN
5 8 (8.25%) Firewall
5 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.25%) VPN
6 6 (6.19%) GoToMeeting
7 4 (4.12%) Converged Networks
7 4 (4.12%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (4.12%) Skype
7 4 (4.12%) Wireless
8 3 (3.09%) Internet
8 3 (3.09%) Intranet
9 2 (2.06%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) Power BI
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.03%) Mixpanel
5 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.03%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Law
3 3 (3.09%) Marketing
3 3 (3.09%) Publishing
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Billing
5 1 (1.03%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Analyst
2 15 (15.46%) Support Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery Manager
3 10 (10.31%) Service Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Office 365 Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.22%) Service Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.19%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
7 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.19%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) HTML
2 4 (4.12%) CSS
2 4 (4.12%) Web Services
3 3 (3.09%) Apache Flex
4 2 (2.06%) .NET
4 2 (2.06%) XML
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.03%) SOAP
5 1 (1.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.19%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.19%) Smartphone
3 6 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.15%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.06%) Handset
8 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.03%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.03%) EPoS
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.03%) Replication
8 1 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.64%) Windows
2 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
3 16 (16.49%) Windows 7
3 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.19%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.15%) Android
6 4 (4.12%) Linux
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.18%) ITIL
2 22 (22.68%) Service Delivery
3 17 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (15.46%) Project Delivery
5 13 (13.40%) Change Management
5 13 (13.40%) Incident Management
6 11 (11.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (11.34%) Project Management
6 11 (11.34%) Service Management
7 10 (10.31%) Time Management
8 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.28%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (9.28%) Problem Management
9 8 (8.25%) Coaching
10 7 (7.22%) Analytics
10 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.22%) Data Management
10 7 (7.22%) Information Security
10 7 (7.22%) ITSM
10 7 (7.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.40%) SQL
2 11 (11.34%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.15%) VBScript
4 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.06%) VBA
6 1 (1.03%) C#
6 1 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.03%) R
6 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.34%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (11.34%) MCSA
2 11 (11.34%) MCSE
3 7 (7.22%) MCP
4 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) APMP
5 2 (2.06%) CCNA
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.03%) CEH
6 1 (1.03%) CISMP
6 1 (1.03%) CISSP
6 1 (1.03%) ISEB
6 1 (1.03%) MCITP
6 1 (1.03%) MCTS
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.68%) SLA
2 6 (6.19%) QA
3 2 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.03%) GDPR
4 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (37.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.12%) Firmware
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.03%) vCloud
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (16.49%) SCCM
2 7 (7.22%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (4.12%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.09%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.09%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (81.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) ServiceNow
3 7 (7.22%) Apple
3 7 (7.22%) HP
3 7 (7.22%) McAfee
4 6 (6.19%) Avaya
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco
5 5 (5.15%) Dell
5 5 (5.15%) iManage
5 5 (5.15%) Ivanti
5 5 (5.15%) Samsung
5 5 (5.15%) Sony
6 4 (4.12%) Becrypt
6 4 (4.12%) Google
6 4 (4.12%) SAP
7 3 (3.09%) Remedy
7 3 (3.09%) VMware
8 2 (2.06%) Meraki
8 2 (2.06%) Tableau
9 1 (1.03%) New Relic