Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 47 51
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 13 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.76% 1.57% 1.80%
As % of the Applications category 24.53% 35.29% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 8
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,000 £35,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.41% -25.26% -7.32%
10th Percentile £29,700 £22,950 £25,550
90th Percentile £41,250 £53,625 £48,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 53 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.19% 4.46% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 19
Northern Ireland median annual salary £23,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.23% +8.33% -27.27%
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend 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 24 May 2019. 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 Antrim -22 12 £36,000 +41.18%
County Down - 1 £33,000 -
Microsoft Office
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
1 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (53.85%) Use Case
2 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi

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 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
2 1 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) UML
2 7 (53.85%) Use Case
2 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (7.69%) Email Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
1 2 (15.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) VMware