Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 32 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 34 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.46% 4.76% 3.73%
As % of the Applications category 72.34% 61.54% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 4
Northern Ireland median annual salary £26,750 £35,000 £20,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.57% +72.84% -18.18%
10th Percentile £23,675 £22,500 £13,650
90th Percentile £53,250 £57,500 £23,150
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 47 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 10.31% 7.74% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +95.12% +18.85%
10th Percentile £23,725 £22,500 £14,450
90th Percentile £46,875 £57,875 £39,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

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

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 17 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
County Antrim 0 32 £28,750 -17.86%
County Tyrone - 2 £26,000 -
Microsoft Office
UK

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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 26 (76.47%) Project Management
1 26 (76.47%) Legal
2 25 (73.53%) Business Analysis
2 25 (73.53%) MS Visio
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) Ticket Management
5 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (55.88%) Process Management
5 19 (55.88%) Degree
6 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
6 18 (52.94%) Kanban
6 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (52.94%) Scrum
6 18 (52.94%) Management Information System
6 18 (52.94%) Workflow
6 18 (52.94%) Oracle
6 18 (52.94%) SDLC
6 18 (52.94%) Dashboard Development
6 18 (52.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (52.94%) Customer-Centricity
6 18 (52.94%) Traceability Matrix
6 18 (52.94%) Workflow Management
7 11 (32.35%) PMP
7 11 (32.35%) PMI Certification
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Use Case
9 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (73.53%) MS Visio
3 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (76.47%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Scrum Master
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Development Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Development Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior IT Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
1 18 (52.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Project Management
2 25 (73.53%) Business Analysis
3 21 (61.76%) Ticket Management
4 19 (55.88%) Process Management
5 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (52.94%) Customer-Centricity
5 18 (52.94%) Dashboard Development
5 18 (52.94%) Kanban
5 18 (52.94%) Scrum
5 18 (52.94%) SDLC
5 18 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (52.94%) Traceability Matrix
5 18 (52.94%) Workflow
5 18 (52.94%) Workflow Management
6 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (20.59%) UML
6 7 (20.59%) Use Case
6 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Software Deployment
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Degree
2 18 (52.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (32.35%) PMI Certification
3 11 (32.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) Oracle