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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 26 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.62% 7.94% 5.57%
As % of the Applications category 18.52% 25.00% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 15
Median salary £30,000 £48,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +74.54%
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

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
27 68 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 19.57% 31.78% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 65 103
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) CCSE
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) IIS
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
7 1 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) WAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
4 2 (16.67%) IT Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCDP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCSA
1 1 (8.33%) CCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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