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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 5.08% 28.00% 9.38%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 100.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Average salary £23,000 £23,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,400 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £31,200 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
12 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 10.17% 28.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 8
Average salary £26,000 £22,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £30,150
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Photography
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Flash
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
1 2 (28.57%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe