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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 26 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.52% 6.83% 5.57%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 20.99% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 14
Median salary £22,500 £50,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
15 81 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.56% 32.53% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 80 112
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £43,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 17 January 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) CCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) CCSA
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP

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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) IT Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Check Point Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) Network Management
1 1 (14.29%) Presales
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCDP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCSA
1 1 (14.29%) CCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco