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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 12.07% 3.92% 7.55%
As % of the Applications category 53.85% 50.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 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 £25,250 £22,700 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £24,300 £51,650
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 Banbury region.

Applications Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 22.41% 7.84% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Average salary £21,500 £24,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.24% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 1 October 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) Workflow
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Internet
5 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (50.00%) QA
6 9 (45.00%) MCSE
6 9 (45.00%) MCP
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) Time Management
8 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) .NET
11 3 (15.00%) Degree
12 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (10.00%) SLA
12 2 (10.00%) ERP
12 2 (10.00%) VMware
12 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
12 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (5.00%) Veeam
13 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
4 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Workflow
2 6 (30.00%) Time Management
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
1 9 (45.00%) MCP
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam