The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 28 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 9 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 8.18% 1.92% 5.83%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 40.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Median salary £35,000 £17,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +105.88% -31.31%  
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 Bolton with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 12 5 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 10.91% 4.81% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
Median salary £35,000 £19,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +84.21% -23.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +1.49% -0.74%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 11 (47.83%) Windows
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (47.83%) HP
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
1 11 (47.83%) Problem Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCOrch
2 10 (43.48%) MS Visio
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 9 (39.13%) PRINCE
3 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Change Management
3 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Business Change Management
4 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
4 7 (30.43%) Skype
5 5 (21.74%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) BPR
8 2 (8.70%) Finance
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Skype
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) IT Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) IT Operations Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Service Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Service Operations Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Operations Team Leader
4 4 (17.39%) Service Operations Team Leader
4 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
1 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (47.83%) Problem Management
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) Business Change Management
2 9 (39.13%) Change Management
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
2 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) BPR
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
1 11 (47.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) HP
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft