Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 41 28
Rank change year-on-year -28 -13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 23 74 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.33% 5.65% 7.09%
As % of the Applications category 37.70% 66.67% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 73 53
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +5.77% -35.40%
10th Percentile £21,025 £21,050 £19,000
90th Percentile £50,050 £52,250 £38,500
North West median annual salary £25,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -18.03% +1.67% +9.09%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 61 111 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.17% 8.47% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 45 86 94
Merseyside median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £22,625 £20,000 £21,075
90th Percentile £40,550 £51,250 £42,500
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Merseyside

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Merseyside

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Merseyside over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Merseyside

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -18 13 £31,000 +12.73% 2
Wirral +4 5 £27,500 -
Southport +1 1 £22,500 -21.74%
St Helens - 1 £47,500 - 1
Birkenhead - 1 £20,000 -
Microsoft Office
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) Office 365
4 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) A+ Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (21.74%) Android
5 5 (21.74%) iPhone
6 4 (17.39%) iPad
6 4 (17.39%) QlikView
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.04%) ETL

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Mavenlink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (17.39%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) IT Support
2 4 (17.39%) Graduate
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Graduate Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) SQL BI Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Account Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) iPhone
3 4 (17.39%) iPad
4 2 (8.70%) NHS
5 1 (4.35%) Blog
5 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.35%) PlayStation
5 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Android
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.70%) Gantt Chart
5 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) SEO
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) User Stories
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) A+ Certification
1 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 22301
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Avaya
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) Verint