Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 40 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 34 63 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.21% 5.98% 6.44%
As % of the Applications category 43.04% 44.37% 66.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 82
Staffordshire median annual salary £24,000 £26,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.43% -4.50% +23.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £18,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 79 142 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.79% 13.49% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 114 106
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +29.31% +16.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent +9 27 £24,000 +6.67% 3
Tamworth +13 3 £19,500 +2.63% 3
Stafford +20 1 £40,500 +52.83%
Leek - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (26.47%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 8 (23.53%) Kronos
7 8 (23.53%) Northgate
7 8 (23.53%) Analytics
8 6 (17.65%) Games
8 6 (17.65%) Finance
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (17.65%) Banking
8 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (14.71%) Office 365
9 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
9 5 (14.71%) SLA
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
10 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.76%) Linux
10 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
10 4 (11.76%) Twitter
10 4 (11.76%) Windows 8

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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) MediaWiki
4 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) RTP
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
1 6 (17.65%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Data Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) IT Support
5 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Developer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Project Office Manager
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.88%) Pricing Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Real Time Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Drools
1 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Analytics
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.88%) Data Security
5 2 (5.88%) DSDM
5 2 (5.88%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 2 (5.88%) RAD
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) HNC
4 1 (2.94%) HND
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) P3O
2 3 (8.82%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Kronos
2 8 (23.53%) Northgate
3 4 (11.76%) Google
3 4 (11.76%) Twitter
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco