The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.19% 3.53% 3.54%
As % of the Applications category 25.97% 13.70% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 7
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
77 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.70% 25.80% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
Bedfordshire

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 30 July 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (70.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (70.45%) VPN
5 30 (68.18%) DNS
5 30 (68.18%) VMware
6 29 (65.91%) Firewall
6 29 (65.91%) Windows 7
6 29 (65.91%) MS Excel
7 27 (61.36%) MCSE
8 25 (56.82%) Citrix
9 24 (54.55%) Lotus Domino
9 24 (54.55%) Lotus
9 24 (54.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 23 (52.27%) Wi-Fi
10 23 (52.27%) Symantec
10 23 (52.27%) LAN
10 23 (52.27%) WAN
10 23 (52.27%) DHCP
10 23 (52.27%) Android
11 22 (50.00%) McAfee
11 22 (50.00%) SAN
11 22 (50.00%) Backup Exec
12 21 (47.73%) SecurID
12 21 (47.73%) vSphere
12 21 (47.73%) Clearswift
12 21 (47.73%) Blackberry
12 21 (47.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 21 (47.73%) VMS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (54.55%) Lotus Domino
2 21 (47.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
5 8 (18.18%) IIS
5 8 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (6.82%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (4.55%) Lync
9 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (65.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) VPN
2 30 (68.18%) DNS
3 29 (65.91%) Firewall
4 23 (52.27%) Wi-Fi
4 23 (52.27%) LAN
4 23 (52.27%) WAN
4 23 (52.27%) DHCP
5 22 (50.00%) SAN
6 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.91%) SSL
8 6 (13.64%) HTTPS
8 6 (13.64%) HTTP
8 6 (13.64%) VRRP
8 6 (13.64%) Internet
8 6 (13.64%) VLAN
8 6 (13.64%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
1 3 (6.82%) Zephyr
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Network Support
2 22 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (47.73%) PC Support
3 21 (47.73%) Network Engineer
4 20 (45.45%) Support Engineer
5 19 (43.18%) Network Support Engineer
5 19 (43.18%) PC Support Engineer
5 19 (43.18%) PC Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.55%) Administrator
9 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) SecurID
1 21 (47.73%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.91%) Replication
3 6 (13.64%) Firmware
4 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.82%) Wiki
5 2 (4.55%) iPad
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (65.91%) Windows 7
5 23 (52.27%) Android
6 21 (47.73%) VMS
6 21 (47.73%) Windows Phone 8
6 21 (47.73%) Windows Phone
7 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Change Control
3 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Automation Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.55%) Matrix Management
5 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) Migration
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.27%) Test Management
6 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.27%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (61.36%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) CCSP
3 3 (6.82%) CCNP
3 3 (6.82%) CCIP
3 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) MCP
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) MCTS
4 2 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 21 (47.73%) vSphere
3 19 (43.18%) XenApp
4 8 (18.18%) ISA Server
4 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (15.91%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (15.91%) UAG
5 7 (15.91%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.27%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 22 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 21 (47.73%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) VMware
2 25 (56.82%) Citrix
3 24 (54.55%) Lotus
4 23 (52.27%) Symantec
5 22 (50.00%) McAfee
6 21 (47.73%) Clearswift
7 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago