The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.60% 9.41% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category 7.55% 72.73% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £47,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +111.11%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Applications Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 34.42% 12.94% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 23
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

MS Office
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Abingdon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) WSUS
2 4 (50.00%) Biotechnology
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Security
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
4 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (12.50%) Project Assistant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Assistant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Biotechnology
1 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) SAP