The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 3 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 17.54% 5.41% 7.84%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 28.57% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £30,000 £23,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -47.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,700 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £24,300 £51,650
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 Banbury region.

Applications Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 24.56% 18.92% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 8
Average salary £28,500 £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.32% -24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,400 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £47,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

MS Office
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Banbury

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
3 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) Internet
5 12 (54.55%) Workflow
6 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 10 (45.45%) MCSE
7 10 (45.45%) MCP
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (45.45%) QA
8 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 6 (27.27%) Time Management
10 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
11 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
11 4 (18.18%) SQL
11 4 (18.18%) .NET
12 3 (13.64%) Degree
12 3 (13.64%) SLA
13 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (9.09%) ERP
13 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
13 2 (9.09%) VMware
13 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
13 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (4.55%) RedPrairie

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 4 (18.18%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) IT Support
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Graduate
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Workflow
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Process Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) MCP
1 10 (45.45%) MCSE
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Veeam
3 1 (4.55%) RedPrairie
3 1 (4.55%) SAP