The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.26% 1.13% 2.69%
As % of the Applications category 28.13% 8.20% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Average salary £34,508 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £33,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
Somerset

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

Applications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 61 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 11.59% 13.83% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 79
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bath

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Bath

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bath region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bath

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (55.00%) MS Project
2 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (50.00%) Resource Management
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) VoIP
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (25.00%) Electronics
5 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (20.00%) Memory Management
6 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) QSIG
6 4 (20.00%) Siemens
6 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
6 4 (20.00%) LAN
6 4 (20.00%) WAN
6 4 (20.00%) SMTP
6 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (20.00%) Office 365
7 3 (15.00%) SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (55.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) QSIG
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) SMTP
2 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (25.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Planner
2 4 (20.00%) Programme Planner
2 4 (20.00%) Network Support
2 4 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support
3 3 (15.00%) Junior
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Project Support Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Project Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Siemens
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Sage