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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.82% 11.30% 2.11%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 56.52% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £41,250 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £27,850 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £39,800 £41,500
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
24 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 23.53% 20.00% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 18
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 1 May 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 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) MS Access
3 4 (44.44%) VBA
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) MS Project
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) ADSI
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MS Access
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Access Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Lead
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Planner
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) ADSI
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
1 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) VBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) HP