Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 42 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 25 56 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.85% 4.73% 4.69%
As % of the Applications category 43.10% 43.08% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 57
Staffordshire median annual salary £26,000 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% -25.00% +31.87%
10th Percentile £18,750 £18,500 £19,400
90th Percentile £41,700 £52,500 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.26%

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 58 130 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 8.92% 10.97% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 108 87
Staffordshire median annual salary £28,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% +16.67% +5.08%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,100 £21,050
90th Percentile £45,000 £53,250 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +1.56%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 15 £27,500 +22.22% 4
Tamworth +12 5 £19,500 -6.02% 2
Stafford +21 2 £30,500 +6.09%
Leek - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (48.00%) Degree
4 10 (40.00%) Analytics
5 8 (32.00%) Kronos
5 8 (32.00%) Northgate
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) SLA
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) ResourceLink
10 3 (12.00%) C#
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (8.00%) Online Marketing
11 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
11 2 (8.00%) G Suite
11 2 (8.00%) Office 365
11 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
11 2 (8.00%) User Experience
11 2 (8.00%) SDLC
11 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence

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 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ResourceLink
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) G Suite
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) RTP
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Games
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Pricing Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Real Time Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Drools
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.00%) Android
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Analytics
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.00%) DSDM
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Online Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) RAD
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) HNC
2 1 (4.00%) HND
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Kronos
2 8 (32.00%) Northgate
3 2 (8.00%) Apple
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco