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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.77% 2.91% 1.61%
As % of the Applications category 16.36% 12.94% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Average salary £25,500 £34,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £34,500 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
55 85 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 16.92% 22.49% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 83 43
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £45,000 £45,000
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
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 19 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bath

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 11 (50.00%) MS Project
3 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 4 (18.18%) Change Control
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
8 3 (13.64%) JIRA
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) Change Management
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 2 (9.09%) Linux
9 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Advertising
10 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (4.55%) Law

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (50.00%) MS Project
3 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Junior
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Support Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Project Officer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (18.18%) Project Support Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Junior Project Support Officer
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Coordinator
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
4 4 (18.18%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) VMware