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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 42 60 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.72% 1.67% 3.03%
As % of the Applications category 17.24% 10.96% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
29 73 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 9.97% 15.27% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 70 66
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 3 July 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 (84.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (57.89%) MS Project
2 11 (57.89%) PRINCE2
3 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
3 10 (52.63%) Resource Management
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) PRINCE
5 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (26.32%) Electronics
5 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
6 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) Memory Management
6 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
6 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) QSIG
6 4 (21.05%) Siemens
6 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) SMTP
6 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (52.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (57.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) SMTP
2 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) QSIG
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
2 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Project Planner
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Programme Planner
2 4 (21.05%) Network Support
2 4 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Support Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) PRINCE2
2 10 (52.63%) Resource Management
3 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE
3 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Memory Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) Siemens
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Sage
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe