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 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 46 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.66% 3.51% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 8.33% 20.83% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 1
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
24 72 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 7.92% 16.86% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 68 44
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) MS Project
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Electronics
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) QSIG
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) QSIG
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) SMTP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Project Planner
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Planner
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
1 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Siemens
2 2 (18.18%) VMware