Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 42 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 -26 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 30 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.64% 3.31% 8.10%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 31.15% 62.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 28
Shropshire median annual salary £22,000 £48,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.17% +92.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £16,125 £26,725 £18,000
90th Percentile £35,000 £48,000 £39,925
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -15.38%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 48 61 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 10.62% 10.63% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 34
Shropshire median annual salary £23,750 £36,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.03% +32.11% +2.83%
10th Percentile £16,388 £23,900 £18,150
90th Percentile £37,200 £48,000 £73,938
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +3.17% -7.35%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Shropshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Shropshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Shropshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Shropshire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Telford +9 25 £27,500 -23.61% 3
Shrewsbury - 2 £20,000 -
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) Citrix
2 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
4 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (23.33%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Sun
7 6 (20.00%) Firewall
7 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (16.67%) JIRA
8 5 (16.67%) DNS
9 4 (13.33%) Remedy
9 4 (13.33%) assyst
9 4 (13.33%) Workflow

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) DDNS
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) Skype
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Project Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Software Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (23.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Customer-Centricity
4 4 (13.33%) Workflow
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) CEH
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) GCIH
2 3 (10.00%) GSEC
3 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Citrix
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Sun
3 4 (13.33%) Remedy
4 3 (10.00%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds