The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 17 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.06% 5.15% 3.91%
As % of the Applications category 36.36% 29.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £31,000 £43,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.14% +82.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £40,750 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,750 £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Essex

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

Applications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 16.67% 17.53% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 15
Average salary £36,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MS Office
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Basildon

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Basildon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) IBM
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
5 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (26.32%) AS400
5 5 (26.32%) AWD
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) iSeries
5 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 5 (26.32%) HP SIM
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (15.79%) MS Project
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) BCP
8 2 (10.53%) Marketing
8 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
8 2 (10.53%) Release Management
8 2 (10.53%) Network Security
8 2 (10.53%) Time Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Project
2 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) AWD
2 2 (10.53%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.53%) MS Access
3 2 (10.53%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Workstream Manager
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) AS400
1 5 (26.32%) iSeries
2 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) BCP
3 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
1 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (26.32%) HP SIM
2 2 (10.53%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) HP
2 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Infoblox
3 2 (10.53%) Aruba
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.53%) InterSystems