The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.92% 6.98% 8.54%
As % of the Applications category 11.50% 21.01% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 17
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Bedfordshire

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

Applications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
113 119 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.04% 33.24% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 107 107 45
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Bedford

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 20 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (40.00%) DNS
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) MCSE
3 14 (40.00%) Firewall
4 13 (37.14%) VMware
4 13 (37.14%) VPN
5 12 (34.29%) SAN
6 11 (31.43%) Symantec
6 11 (31.43%) Citrix
6 11 (31.43%) DHCP
6 11 (31.43%) LAN
6 11 (31.43%) WAN
7 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 9 (25.71%) Android
8 9 (25.71%) XenApp
8 9 (25.71%) vSphere
8 9 (25.71%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Phone 8
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Phone
8 9 (25.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (25.71%) Blackberry
8 9 (25.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (25.71%) Clearswift
8 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (25.71%) Backup Exec

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 9 (25.71%) Lotus Domino
1 9 (25.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (11.43%) IIS
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (8.57%) Lync
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
1 14 (40.00%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) VPN
3 12 (34.29%) SAN
4 11 (31.43%) LAN
4 11 (31.43%) WAN
4 11 (31.43%) DHCP
5 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.43%) Network Security
8 3 (8.57%) HTTPS
8 3 (8.57%) SSL
8 3 (8.57%) HTTP
9 1 (2.86%) VLAN
9 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.86%) Internet
9 1 (2.86%) OSPF
9 1 (2.86%) BGP
9 1 (2.86%) VRRP
9 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.71%) Zephyr
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Network Support
3 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) PC Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) PC Support
5 4 (11.43%) PC Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Junior
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Blackberry
1 9 (25.71%) SecurID
2 2 (5.71%) Wiki
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) LPAR
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
1 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Phone 8
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Phone
4 9 (25.71%) Android
4 9 (25.71%) VMS
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.86%) Test Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (40.00%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) MCP
3 3 (8.57%) A+ Certification
3 3 (8.57%) MCTS
3 3 (8.57%) MCITP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ISEB
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) CCIP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) CCSP
5 1 (2.86%) CCDP
5 1 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCSA
5 1 (2.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) XenApp
1 9 (25.71%) vSphere
1 9 (25.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
3 3 (8.57%) ISA Server
3 3 (8.57%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (8.57%) UAG
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) PowerHA
4 1 (2.86%) MetaFrame
4 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Backup Exec
1 9 (25.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Citrix
3 11 (31.43%) Symantec
4 9 (25.71%) McAfee
4 9 (25.71%) Clearswift
4 9 (25.71%) Lotus
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Altiris
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago