The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 35 56 41
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.98% 2.40% 5.56%
As % of the Applications category 33.77% 27.12% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 28
Median salary £28,500 £26,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.54% +3.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £19,000 £18,925
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year -2.47% +8.03%  

MS 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 77 59 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 17.70% 8.85% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 76
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Staffordshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Staffordshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Staffordshire

MS 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 MS Office within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +9 9 £26,000 +10.63% 3
Tamworth +8 8 £37,500 +64.83%
Burton-upon-Trent +8 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Lichfield +12 3 £30,500 -12.85%
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 MS Office.

1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (67.44%) Windows
3 28 (65.12%) MS Excel
4 21 (48.84%) SQL
5 17 (39.53%) C#
6 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
6 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
7 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
7 12 (27.91%) ITIL
8 11 (25.58%) .NET
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
9 10 (23.26%) CRM
9 10 (23.26%) VMware
10 9 (20.93%) Scrum
10 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
10 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
10 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (18.60%) Entity Framework
11 8 (18.60%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (18.60%) HTML5
11 8 (18.60%) Moq
11 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
11 8 (18.60%) Office 365
11 8 (18.60%) SOA
11 8 (18.60%) DNS

MS Office
Top Related 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%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (11.63%) Site Server
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (65.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.60%) Office 365
3 5 (11.63%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) VLAN
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) VoIP
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) ISDN
6 1 (2.33%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
1 8 (18.60%) Moq
1 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.60%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) IT Support
1 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) HTML Developer
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior .NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior C# Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
3 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
4 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
4 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (18.60%) Entity Framework
4 8 (18.60%) HTML
4 8 (18.60%) HTML5
4 8 (18.60%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (18.60%) XML
5 2 (4.65%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) NHS
1 8 (18.60%) PMI
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) iPhone
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (16.28%) Windows 8
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.63%) Android
6 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Phone
8 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) CRM
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) MVC
4 8 (18.60%) SOA
4 8 (18.60%) TDD
4 8 (18.60%) Workflow
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.63%) Logistics
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) Planning and Forecasting
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.63%) Server Building
5 5 (11.63%) Supply Chain Management
6 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Ticket Management
7 3 (6.98%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) C++
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) VB
4 2 (4.65%) VBA
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) PMI Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) Acronis
4 5 (11.63%) arcserve
4 5 (11.63%) Cyberoam
4 5 (11.63%) Intel Security
4 5 (11.63%) JDA
4 5 (11.63%) Kaspersky
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) Proofpoint
4 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 5 (11.63%) SonicWALL
4 5 (11.63%) Sophos
4 5 (11.63%) Symantec
4 5 (11.63%) WatchGuard
4 5 (11.63%) Webroot
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) Mitel
7 1 (2.33%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24500.00 - £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 24 days ago