Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 53 53
Rank change year-on-year +27 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 43 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.60% 3.58% 4.12%
As % of the Applications category 66.15% 38.00% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 35
Staffordshire median annual salary £24,250 £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.23% -37.14% +18.64%
10th Percentile £18,750 £18,500 £20,950
90th Percentile £37,500 £42,600 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year +5.98% -2.50% -

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 65 100 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.97% 9.43% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 55 80 68
Staffordshire median annual salary £27,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.92% -7.14% +11.11%
10th Percentile £18,750 £18,750 £21,425
90th Percentile £40,750 £52,875 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% +1.54%

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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
Burton-upon-Trent +7 12 £18,865 -10.17%
Tamworth +2 12 £19,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -2 6 £32,750 +48.86%
Stafford +18 5 £27,500 -21.43%
Cannock +4 5 £25,000 -26.47%
Leek - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 42 (97.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) SLA
3 20 (46.51%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (41.86%) SQL
5 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.91%) Windows 7
7 11 (25.58%) ITIL
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (25.58%) Degree
8 10 (23.26%) C#
8 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
8 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
9 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
10 8 (18.60%) Games
10 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
10 8 (18.60%) Office 365
11 7 (16.28%) Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) Marketing
11 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
11 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
12 6 (13.95%) ISO 9001
12 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
12 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.95%) Line Management
13 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
13 5 (11.63%) Retail

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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.63%) CMS
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) SAS
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) G Suite
2 4 (9.30%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) DHCP
1 5 (11.63%) DNS
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) VLAN
2 4 (9.30%) VoIP
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) RTP
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) ADSL
5 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MS Access
3 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.60%) Games
2 7 (16.28%) Marketing
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Support Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (23.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) IT Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Customer Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Customer Insight Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) IT Support
8 2 (4.65%) Pricing Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Real Time Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) WAP
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) Drools
2 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.30%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile Games
3 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.33%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows 7
3 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.30%) Windows 2000
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) Android
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
4 7 (16.28%) Analytics
4 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
5 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) Line Management
5 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) CRM
7 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) Hardware Maintenance
7 4 (9.30%) Network Management
7 4 (9.30%) Online Marketing
7 4 (9.30%) Progressive Web App
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.98%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) VBA
4 3 (6.98%) C
5 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CCNA
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCSA
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) SLA
2 6 (13.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) Cognos
4 3 (6.98%) Tableau
5 2 (4.65%) Apple
5 2 (4.65%) Remedy
5 2 (4.65%) Sophos
6 1 (2.33%) AVG
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam