Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 49 48
Rank change year-on-year +29 -1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 96 1 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 12.50% 0.32% 3.83%
As % of the Applications category 70.07% 4.35% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 8
10th Percentile £26,050 " £21,250
25th Percentile £26,250 " £21,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £70,000 £25,698
Median % change year-on-year -42.86% +172.40% -55.31%
75th Percentile £45,000 " £37,500
90th Percentile " " £44,625
UK median annual salary £37,500 £36,275 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.38% +11.62% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 137 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.84% 7.26% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 10 17
10th Percentile £26,250 " £21,700
25th Percentile £26,875 £22,750 £23,893
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% +50.00%
75th Percentile £45,625 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £47,500 £42,750
UK median annual salary £44,345 £44,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +0.78% +15.79% -5.00%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
County Armagh - 71 - -
County Antrim -29 17 £27,500 -60.71% 8
County Down - 7 £40,000 -
Newry - 7 £40,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Microsoft Office
UK

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 85 (88.54%) Microsoft
2 83 (86.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 75 (78.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 73 (76.04%) Social Skills
5 72 (75.00%) Facilities Management
6 47 (48.96%) Retail
7 25 (26.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 25 (26.04%) Public Sector
8 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
9 12 (12.50%) Finance
10 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
10 11 (11.46%) Line Management
11 10 (10.42%) Legal
12 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
12 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.33%) Migration
13 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (8.33%) Law
13 8 (8.33%) B2B
13 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
13 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 8 (8.33%) Case Management
13 8 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
13 8 (8.33%) SaaS
13 8 (8.33%) AAT
13 8 (8.33%) Data Privacy
14 7 (7.29%) Data Structures
14 7 (7.29%) Business Process Improvement
14 7 (7.29%) Process Improvement

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 83 (86.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 75 (78.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Google Workspace
2 1 (1.04%) Kong
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) DHCP
1 1 (1.04%) DNS
1 1 (1.04%) Firewall
1 1 (1.04%) FTP
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
1 1 (1.04%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.04%) SMTP
1 1 (1.04%) SSH
1 1 (1.04%) SSL
1 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.04%) Telnet
1 1 (1.04%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Big Data
1 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.04%) MySQL
General
1 73 (76.04%) Social Skills
2 47 (48.96%) Retail
3 25 (26.04%) Public Sector
4 12 (12.50%) Finance
5 10 (10.42%) Legal
6 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
7 8 (8.33%) Law
7 8 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
8 7 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (14.58%) Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Business Analyst
3 5 (5.21%) Business IT Analyst
3 5 (5.21%) IT Analyst
3 5 (5.21%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (2.08%) Business Manager
4 2 (2.08%) Data Analyst
4 2 (2.08%) Project Analyst
4 2 (2.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (2.08%) Support Specialist
5 1 (1.04%) Consultant
5 1 (1.04%) Desktop Support
5 1 (1.04%) Personal Assistant
5 1 (1.04%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (1.04%) Support Analyst
5 1 (1.04%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) HTML
1 1 (1.04%) HTML5
1 1 (1.04%) JMS
1 1 (1.04%) JSON
1 1 (1.04%) LAMP
1 1 (1.04%) REST
1 1 (1.04%) SOAP
1 1 (1.04%) XML
1 1 (1.04%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Linux
1 1 (1.04%) Windows
1 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.00%) Facilities Management
2 11 (11.46%) Line Management
2 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
3 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.33%) B2B
4 8 (8.33%) Case Management
4 8 (8.33%) Data Privacy
4 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.33%) Migration
4 8 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.29%) Business Process Improvement
5 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.29%) Process Improvement
5 7 (7.29%) Requirements Gathering
5 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.29%) Software Testing
5 7 (7.29%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (7.29%) Time Management
6 4 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.04%) Python
2 1 (1.04%) R
2 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.04%) VB
2 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) AAT
2 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.29%) GLP
2 7 (7.29%) GMP
2 7 (7.29%) Good Clinical Practice
2 7 (7.29%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 85 (88.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (1.04%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle
3 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow