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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.05% 6.49% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 35.00% 21.52% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 11
Median salary £22,500 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £45,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -
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
20 79 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.56% 30.15% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 78 110
Median salary £25,250 £48,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.39% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +1.44%

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
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 7 December 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Check Point Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCDP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCSA
1 1 (10.00%) CCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle