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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 17 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 14.91% 5.43% 5.21%
As % of the Applications category 47.22% 28.00% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -29.14%
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -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
36 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 31.58% 19.38% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 13
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
2 19 (59.38%) MS Access
3 18 (56.25%) VBA
4 17 (53.13%) .NET
4 17 (53.13%) C#
4 17 (53.13%) SQL
5 16 (50.00%) HTML
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 15 (46.88%) Ajax
6 15 (46.88%) ADSI
6 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
6 15 (46.88%) Web Application Development
7 12 (37.50%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) Change Management
8 8 (25.00%) MS Project
9 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
10 6 (18.75%) Project Management
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
11 5 (15.63%) Coaching
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (12.50%) Dependency Management
12 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
13 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (9.38%) Wealth Management
13 3 (9.38%) Problem Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.00%) MS Project
3 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) MS Access
2 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Access Developer
3 4 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Planner
5 2 (6.25%) PMO Lead
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (46.88%) ADSI
3 15 (46.88%) Ajax
3 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Web Application Development
2 8 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Wealth Management
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.13%) Web Design
8 1 (3.13%) MVC
8 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) VBA
2 17 (53.13%) C#
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Juniper
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.25%) Infoblox
2 2 (6.25%) Aruba