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 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 28 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.41% 7.45% 3.73%
As % of the Applications category 27.78% 27.27% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 10
Average salary £30,000 £26,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.09%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
72 77 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.67% 27.30% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 70 65
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £48,000
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 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Time Management
4 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 11 (25.58%) VMware ESX
4 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
4 11 (25.58%) Intel
4 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
5 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 8 (18.60%) Finance
7 7 (16.28%) LANDesk
7 7 (16.28%) Change Management
7 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (16.28%) Citrix
7 7 (16.28%) DNS
7 7 (16.28%) DHCP
7 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
8 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
8 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (13.95%) XenApp
8 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
8 6 (13.95%) Web Development
9 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (11.63%) LPIC
9 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
9 5 (11.63%) LabVIEW
9 5 (11.63%) Electronics
9 5 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (11.63%) Performance Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) DNS
1 7 (16.28%) DHCP
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.63%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) LDAP
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Network Security
5 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) OSPF
5 1 (2.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Developer
1 9 (20.93%) Applications Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) PMO Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Applications Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.98%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) Flash
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.63%) LPAR
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.33%) Photography
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) GIS
5 1 (2.33%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) UNIX
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
1 5 (11.63%) AIX
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
1 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Time Management
2 7 (16.28%) Change Management
3 6 (13.95%) Web Development
4 5 (11.63%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Server Building
7 2 (4.65%) Line Management
7 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Web Design
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.33%) Network Management
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) HNC
2 5 (11.63%) MCSE
2 5 (11.63%) MCSA
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (11.63%) LPIC
3 3 (6.98%) VCP5
3 3 (6.98%) MCP
4 2 (4.65%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) CCDP
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCSA
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO 9001
1 5 (11.63%) JTAG
2 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
1 11 (25.58%) VMware ESX
2 6 (13.95%) XenApp
3 5 (11.63%) vSphere
3 5 (11.63%) PowerHA
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) Intel
2 11 (25.58%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) LANDesk
3 7 (16.28%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) F5
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