Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 44 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 58 70 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.77% 5.66% 3.69%
As % of the Applications category 41.13% 62.50% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 54 75 45
Staffordshire median annual salary £26,500 £28,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.36% +24.44% -25.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,300 £18,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,250 £40,700
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 141 112 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.60% 9.06% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 117 100 85
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £29,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.12% +3.51% -18.57%
10th Percentile £20,875 £21,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,250 £45,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Staffordshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Staffordshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Staffordshire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent +24 19 £22,500 -3.23%
Lichfield -7 19 £50,000 +3.09%
Cannock - 7 £22,250 -
Stafford -8 4 £26,500 +20.45%
Burton-upon-Trent -2 3 £21,750 -27.50%
Tamworth -9 1 £19,000 -
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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 56 (96.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (44.83%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) SharePoint
4 20 (34.48%) Windows
5 16 (27.59%) CRM
5 16 (27.59%) C#
5 16 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (25.86%) NHS
6 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
6 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
6 15 (25.86%) .NET
6 15 (25.86%) Visual Studio
6 15 (25.86%) XML
6 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
6 15 (25.86%) Workflow
6 15 (25.86%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (25.86%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (25.86%) LINQ
6 15 (25.86%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (25.86%) AngularJS
7 13 (22.41%) Windows 8
7 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (20.69%) Degree
8 12 (20.69%) VMware
9 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
9 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
10 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 22 (37.93%) SharePoint
2 15 (25.86%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.45%) WordPress
6 1 (1.72%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.79%) VoIP
3 6 (10.34%) LAN
3 6 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (3.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
5 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) QlikView
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (13.79%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.45%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) .NET Developer
1 15 (25.86%) C# .NET Developer
1 15 (25.86%) C# Developer
1 15 (25.86%) Developer
1 15 (25.86%) Senior .NET Developer
1 15 (25.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 15 (25.86%) Senior C# Developer
1 15 (25.86%) Senior Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) Desktop Support
5 6 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Network Support
5 6 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) .NET
1 15 (25.86%) AngularJS
1 15 (25.86%) KnockoutJS
1 15 (25.86%) LINQ
1 15 (25.86%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) NHS
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) Handset
4 2 (3.45%) Life Science
4 2 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Windows 8
3 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.17%) Android
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.72%) Unix
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) CRM
2 15 (25.86%) Workflow
3 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
6 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Time Management
7 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.45%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Business Development
8 2 (3.45%) Copywriting
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.45%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (3.45%) Telesales
8 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.45%) Test Management
8 2 (3.45%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 16 (27.59%) C#
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.90%) C
5 1 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.90%) MCSA
3 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCP
4 2 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) PMO
1 2 (3.45%) QA
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) vSphere
3 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (96.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) VMware
3 2 (3.45%) CommVault
3 2 (3.45%) Lotus
4 1 (1.72%) Apple
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) MKS
4 1 (1.72%) SAP