Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 71 42
Rank change year-on-year +41 -29 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 49 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.65% 2.45% 4.90%
As % of the Applications category 62.82% 48.08% 56.47%
Number of salaries quoted 46 15 42
Merseyside median annual salary £31,000 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +1.82% -6.78%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £38,150 £43,375
North West median annual salary £29,750 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +12.26% -11.67% -

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 78 52 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 8.99% 5.10% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 39 61
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.64% +1.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £35,300 £43,750
North West median annual salary £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -3.08% +0.78%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 +51 48 £31,000 +16.98% 2
Prescot - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Office
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.90%) ITIL
3 21 (42.86%) Windows
4 20 (40.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (34.69%) MS Visio
5 17 (34.69%) Project Management
5 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (28.57%) WAN
6 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 13 (26.53%) LAN
7 13 (26.53%) SQL
7 13 (26.53%) Firewall
7 13 (26.53%) Wireless
8 12 (24.49%) Change Management
8 12 (24.49%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (24.49%) Security Management
8 12 (24.49%) VPN
8 12 (24.49%) CCNP
8 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (24.49%) Cisco
8 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (22.45%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco ISE
9 11 (22.45%) Multicast
9 11 (22.45%) Network Management
9 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
9 11 (22.45%) High Availability
9 11 (22.45%) SIEM
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco UCCX

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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (34.69%) MS Visio
3 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 14 (28.57%) WAN
2 13 (26.53%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) LAN
2 13 (26.53%) Wireless
3 12 (24.49%) VPN
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (22.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (22.45%) IPsec
4 11 (22.45%) MPLS
4 11 (22.45%) Multicast
4 11 (22.45%) Network Security
4 11 (22.45%) SSL
4 11 (22.45%) VoIP
5 2 (4.08%) Skype
5 2 (4.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (18.37%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.08%) MySQL
6 2 (4.08%) OLAP
6 2 (4.08%) Power BI
6 2 (4.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.20%) Banking
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Law
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Security Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Network Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Security Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Junior
5 4 (8.16%) Service Design Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Report Writer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) Kafka
3 2 (4.08%) RESTful
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) iPhone
3 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) EPoS
4 1 (2.04%) Life Science
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (34.69%) Project Management
3 12 (24.49%) Change Management
3 12 (24.49%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (24.49%) Security Management
4 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity
4 11 (22.45%) High Availability
4 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
4 11 (22.45%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (22.45%) Network Management
4 11 (22.45%) Patch Management
4 11 (22.45%) Proactive Monitoring
4 11 (22.45%) Programme Delivery
4 11 (22.45%) SIEM
4 11 (22.45%) Task Automation
4 11 (22.45%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (22.45%) Web Filtering
5 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) CCNP
1 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.45%) CCDP
2 11 (22.45%) CISSP
2 11 (22.45%) Degree
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (16.33%) MCP
4 8 (16.33%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
1 11 (22.45%) Firmware
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (22.45%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (22.45%) Nessus
1 11 (22.45%) TrustSec
2 9 (18.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) ThinApp
3 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Cisco
3 4 (8.16%) Capita
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Apple
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Tableau
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.04%) Avaya
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) iManage
6 1 (2.04%) IronPort
6 1 (2.04%) Mitel
6 1 (2.04%) Polycom
6 1 (2.04%) Red Box
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.04%) Sophos
6 1 (2.04%) Veeam