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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.80% 7.07% 2.40%
As % of the Applications category 17.07% 31.40% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 6
Average salary £46,250 £31,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.00% +32.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £18,708 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,450 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
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
123 86 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 39.81% 22.51% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 107 75 32
Average salary £45,500 £32,500 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -32.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 3 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Electronics
4 6 (17.14%) XenApp
4 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (14.29%) Web Development
5 5 (14.29%) JTAG
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (14.29%) Finance
5 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (14.29%) LabVIEW
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) HNC
5 5 (14.29%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) ISO 9001
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (11.43%) MCSE
6 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
6 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 4 (11.43%) vSphere
7 3 (8.57%) Nintex

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Electronics
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Junior
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Trainee Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.57%) Trainee
4 3 (8.57%) Junior Applications Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) SecurID
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
1 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) VMS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Web Development
3 4 (11.43%) Time Management
4 3 (8.57%) CRM
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) HNC
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.71%) MCP
4 2 (5.71%) VCP4
4 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 5 (14.29%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) XenApp
2 4 (11.43%) vSphere
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
4 3 (8.57%) Nintex
4 3 (8.57%) Intel
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Altiris
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + 10k Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago