Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 38 31
Rank change year-on-year -32 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 4 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.67% 6.53% 4.57%
As % of the Applications category 14.81% 70.45% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £70,000 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -6.67% +51.90%
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 27 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.52% 9.26% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 19
Northern Ireland median annual salary £21,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -12.50% +95.12%
10th Percentile £20,500 £23,375 £21,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £48,125 £58,250
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%

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 14 December 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
County Antrim -38 3 - - 1
County Londonderry - 1 £70,000 -
Microsoft Office
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) MOS
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP

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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Field Service Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MOS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft