Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 36 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 16 12 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.58% 4.17% 11.75%
As % of the Applications category 55.17% 54.55% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 18
Chester median annual salary £20,625 £22,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -22.12% -42.05%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £37,850 £33,750 £36,625
Cheshire median annual salary £23,250 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -7.00% +8.70% -14.81%

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 Chester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 29 22 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.31% 7.64% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 31
Chester median annual salary £24,500 £30,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.33% +2.50% -22.08%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £36,875 £41,250
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% -14.29%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Chester

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Chester

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Chester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) Android
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
6 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Google
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (6.25%) Coaching
8 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.25%) People Management
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) Modular Programming
8 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
8 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) PC Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) ISMS
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Modular Programming
3 1 (6.25%) People Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) Apple