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

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 28 38
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 44 76 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.08% 7.56% 6.07%
As % of the Applications category 42.31% 48.72% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 75
Staffordshire median annual salary £22,000 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.98% +1.92% +14.29%
10th Percentile £18,750 £18,750 £19,100
90th Percentile £51,750 £52,500 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.09% +4.76%

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 104 156 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.01% 15.52% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 89 116 109
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +25.00% +1.82%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,125 £18,950
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.56% +1.67%

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 August 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 August 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 -1 26 £23,500 -9.62% 2
Tamworth +4 6 £21,000 -26.32% 1
Stafford +17 1 £40,500 +52.83%
Cannock -5 1 £34,000 +52.81%
Lichfield -6 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Burton-upon-Trent -18 1 £21,000 +13.51%
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 30 (68.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (31.82%) SQL
5 13 (29.55%) Windows
6 12 (27.27%) Degree
7 10 (22.73%) Analytics
8 9 (20.45%) SLA
9 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
9 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 8 (18.18%) Northgate
9 8 (18.18%) Time Management
9 8 (18.18%) Kronos
10 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (15.91%) Finance
10 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.64%) Games
11 6 (13.64%) Project Management
11 6 (13.64%) Office 365
11 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (13.64%) Banking
12 5 (11.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (11.36%) Migration
12 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
12 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
12 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange

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 (11.36%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) MediaWiki
3 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.27%) Power BI
5 1 (2.27%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
2 6 (13.64%) Games
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Data Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Support Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) IT Support
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Graduate Data Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Project Office Manager
10 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Account Manager
10 2 (4.55%) Coordinator
10 2 (4.55%) Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
1 2 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
4 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.09%) Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Analytics
2 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (18.18%) Time Management
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.09%) Ticket Management
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Data Security
7 2 (4.55%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (4.55%) MVC
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
8 1 (2.27%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (2.27%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (2.27%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) CCNA
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.27%) HNC
4 1 (2.27%) HND
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) PMO
3 3 (6.82%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Kronos
2 8 (18.18%) Northgate
3 4 (9.09%) Google
3 4 (9.09%) Twitter
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO