Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 33 50
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 42 60 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.52% 6.36% 4.36%
As % of the Applications category 38.18% 53.10% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 58
Staffordshire median annual salary £22,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £18,750 £20,875 £21,400
90th Percentile £51,625 £52,500 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.09% -

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 110 113 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.84% 11.97% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 93 84 104
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £18,750 £21,325 £20,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% - +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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +3 20 £22,500 -15.09% 3
Tamworth +2 10 £19,500 -48.00%
Stafford +14 1 £40,500 +52.83%
Cannock -2 1 £34,000 +3.03% 1
Lichfield -6 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Burton-upon-Trent -21 1 £21,000 -40.00%
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (45.24%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 12 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
6 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 10 (23.81%) SLA
6 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
7 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 8 (19.05%) ITIL
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (16.67%) Office 365
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (14.29%) Time Management
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
10 5 (11.90%) Finance
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (11.90%) LAN
10 5 (11.90%) WAN
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
10 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
10 5 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (11.90%) Ticket Management

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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) MediaWiki
4 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) LAN
2 5 (11.90%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) FTP
3 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.38%) Skype
3 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Data Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) IT Support
4 7 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (11.90%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Graduate
7 4 (9.52%) Graduate Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Graduate Data Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Project Office Manager
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
3 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (19.05%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 6 (14.29%) Time Management
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.90%) Ticket Management
5 4 (9.52%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Security
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.76%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (4.76%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (2.38%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (2.38%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) HNC
4 1 (2.38%) HND
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) PMO
3 3 (7.14%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) Twitter
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Kronos
4 2 (4.76%) Northgate
5 1 (2.38%) Avaya
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO