The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 33 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 13 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.71% 4.91% 4.41%
As % of the Applications category 72.22% 27.12% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 13
Median salary £31,059 £31,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

Microsoft 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 Worcestershire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 18 59 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 6.52% 18.10% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 58 25
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Worcestershire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Worcestershire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Worcestershire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Worcester +15 8 £36,250 +13.28%
Bromsgrove +1 1 £24,000 +20.00%
Redditch - 1 £17,000 -
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.00%) Office 365
5 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (17.86%) PMP
6 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (17.86%) Skype
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 4 (14.29%) French Language
7 4 (14.29%) German Language
7 4 (14.29%) Polish Language
7 4 (14.29%) Russian Language
7 4 (14.29%) Spanish Language
7 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Trello
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Skype
2 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) RFID
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
1 2 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (14.29%) French Language
1 4 (14.29%) German Language
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 4 (14.29%) Polish Language
1 4 (14.29%) Russian Language
1 4 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) IT Support
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.71%) IT Technician
3 3 (10.71%) Support Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Product Owner
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Change Management
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (10.71%) Chat Support
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) B2B
5 2 (7.14%) B2C
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Product Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) BPMN
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) QMS
6 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
1 5 (17.86%) PMP
1 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CBAP
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) PayPal
4 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) WorldPay
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Autodesk
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Dell