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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 36 51
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 32 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.19% 6.23% 3.80%
As % of the Applications category 41.03% 57.33% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 21
Median salary £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +14.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,600 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 78 75 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 15.09% 10.87% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 38
Median salary £37,500 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.92% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% -1.47%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +12 10 £27,000 - 3
Lichfield +8 8 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +8 5 £18,500 -31.48% 1
Stafford -7 3 £26,500 +20.45%
Cannock -1 2 £33,000 -
Tamworth +2 1 £19,000 -30.90%
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 37 (63.79%) Windows
3 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 26 (44.83%) SQL
5 19 (32.76%) C#
5 19 (32.76%) ITIL
6 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
7 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
8 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
8 12 (20.69%) .NET
9 11 (18.97%) CRM
9 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
9 11 (18.97%) Office 365
9 11 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
10 10 (17.24%) Oracle
10 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 10 (17.24%) Project Management
10 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
11 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
11 9 (15.52%) VMware
11 9 (15.52%) Logistics
11 9 (15.52%) Supply Chain Management
11 9 (15.52%) JDA
11 9 (15.52%) SAP
11 9 (15.52%) Planning and Forecasting
12 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
12 8 (13.79%) Windows XP

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 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.72%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.72%) Site Server
Applications
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) LAN
1 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.62%) WAN
2 3 (5.17%) DNS
2 3 (5.17%) VLAN
2 3 (5.17%) VoIP
3 2 (3.45%) DHCP
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) ISDN
3 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.45%) WLAN
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) French Language
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) IT Support
2 9 (15.52%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Logistics Manager
2 9 (15.52%) Supply Chain Manager
2 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Service Manager
4 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.34%) IT Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.62%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Operations Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
2 6 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (10.34%) LINQ
2 6 (10.34%) XML
3 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.62%) CGI
4 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) NHS
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) iPhone
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (63.79%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
4 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 8 (13.79%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.90%) Android
7 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (18.97%) CRM
3 10 (17.24%) Project Management
3 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
4 9 (15.52%) Logistics
4 9 (15.52%) Planning and Forecasting
4 9 (15.52%) Supply Chain Management
5 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.34%) ERP
6 6 (10.34%) Workflow
7 5 (8.62%) Escalation Management
7 5 (8.62%) Service Management
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Optimisation
8 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.90%) Ticket Management
9 2 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (1.72%) IT Strategy
10 1 (1.72%) Service Design
10 1 (1.72%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) C#
3 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
4 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.62%) C++
5 5 (8.62%) Java
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
5 5 (8.62%) VB
5 5 (8.62%) VBA
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 9 (15.52%) JDA
3 9 (15.52%) SAP
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (1.72%) Acronis
6 1 (1.72%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) arcserve
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Cyberoam
6 1 (1.72%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.72%) McAfee
6 1 (1.72%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.72%) Sophos
6 1 (1.72%) Symantec
6 1 (1.72%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.72%) Webroot
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + £40,000 OTE
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £34,000 - £38,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Hideaway Time-lapse Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus 20 days holiday & bank holidays
Posted: 10 days ago