The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 29 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 52 82 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.90% 7.33% 4.53%
As % of the Applications category 42.98% 38.14% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 69 51
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £59,100
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
121 215 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.73% 19.23% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 110 179 201
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bedfordshire region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 23 £50,000 +61.29%
Dunstable -3 8 £47,500 +37.68%
Bedford -6 7 £22,000 -26.66% 1
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 55 (59.14%) Microsoft
2 47 (50.54%) MS Excel
3 33 (35.48%) ITIL
4 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 29 (31.18%) SQL
5 29 (31.18%) Active Directory
6 27 (29.03%) Windows
7 24 (25.81%) Finance
8 23 (24.73%) Project Management
9 22 (23.66%) SharePoint
10 21 (22.58%) TCP/IP
11 20 (21.51%) MS Visio
11 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (19.35%) Office 365
14 17 (18.28%) HP
14 17 (18.28%) Firewall
14 17 (18.28%) Windows Server
15 16 (17.20%) Advertising
15 16 (17.20%) Citrix
15 16 (17.20%) VMware
16 15 (16.13%) VPN
16 15 (16.13%) SLA
16 15 (16.13%) Oracle
17 14 (15.05%) High Availability
17 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (13.98%) Resource Management
18 13 (13.98%) Cisco
18 13 (13.98%) MS Exchange

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (23.66%) SharePoint
2 13 (13.98%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (5.38%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.23%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 47 (50.54%) MS Excel
2 20 (21.51%) MS Visio
3 9 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 4 (4.30%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.35%) Office 365
2 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (12.90%) Amazon S3
2 12 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) TCP/IP
2 17 (18.28%) Firewall
3 15 (16.13%) VPN
4 13 (13.98%) SSL
5 12 (12.90%) LDAP
5 12 (12.90%) VRRP
6 11 (11.83%) BGP
6 11 (11.83%) OSPF
7 10 (10.75%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (10.75%) DWDM
7 10 (10.75%) EIGRP
7 10 (10.75%) HSRP
7 10 (10.75%) MPLS
7 10 (10.75%) RIP
7 10 (10.75%) VoIP
7 10 (10.75%) Wireless
8 3 (3.23%) DNS
8 3 (3.23%) Intranet
8 3 (3.23%) LAN
8 3 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.38%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) JIRA
2 8 (8.60%) ClearQuest
2 8 (8.60%) LoadRunner
3 7 (7.53%) HP UFT
3 7 (7.53%) JMeter
3 7 (7.53%) Selenium
3 7 (7.53%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.08%) ProC
5 1 (1.08%) Toad
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 16 (17.20%) Advertising
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Local Government
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (44.09%) Analyst
2 17 (18.28%) Service Analyst
3 13 (13.98%) Support Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Citrix Specialist
5 11 (11.83%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Resource Manager
8 8 (8.60%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Agile Test Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Unix Analyst
10 6 (6.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.45%) Functional Analyst
10 6 (6.45%) Network Specialist
10 6 (6.45%) Service Desk Support
10 6 (6.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) Web Services
2 4 (4.30%) EDI
3 3 (3.23%) .NET
4 2 (2.15%) Middleware
5 1 (1.08%) HTML
5 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.08%) LPAR
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.03%) Windows
2 17 (18.28%) Windows Server
3 9 (9.68%) Unix
3 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.30%) Linux
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.15%) AIX
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) ITIL
2 23 (24.73%) Project Management
3 18 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (15.05%) High Availability
5 13 (13.98%) Change Management
5 13 (13.98%) Resource Management
5 13 (13.98%) Service Delivery
6 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (12.90%) Operations Management
7 11 (11.83%) Network Management
8 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (8.60%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (8.60%) PRINCE
9 8 (8.60%) Release Management
9 8 (8.60%) Test Scripting
9 8 (8.60%) Time Management
9 8 (8.60%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.53%) Network Design
10 7 (7.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.18%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) Java
2 9 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 7 (7.53%) C
4 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.15%) VB
6 1 (1.08%) AWK
6 1 (1.08%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) C++
6 1 (1.08%) COBOL
6 1 (1.08%) Korn
6 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.08%) Python
6 1 (1.08%) sed
6 1 (1.08%) VBA
6 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.98%) CCNP
2 13 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (10.75%) ISEB
5 7 (7.53%) Degree
5 7 (7.53%) HP ASE
5 7 (7.53%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.45%) MCSE
7 5 (5.38%) APMP
8 4 (4.30%) CISA
8 4 (4.30%) CISM
8 4 (4.30%) CISSP
8 4 (4.30%) PCI QSA
9 3 (3.23%) MCP
10 2 (2.15%) CCIP
10 2 (2.15%) CCNA
10 2 (2.15%) CCSP
10 2 (2.15%) MCSA
11 1 (1.08%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 29 (31.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.90%) XenApp
3 12 (12.90%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.15%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.08%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) SCCM
1 12 (12.90%) SCOM
2 10 (10.75%) HP NNM
3 8 (8.60%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (59.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) HP
3 16 (17.20%) Citrix
3 16 (17.20%) VMware
4 15 (16.13%) Oracle
5 13 (13.98%) Cisco
6 11 (11.83%) F5
7 10 (10.75%) Juniper
8 9 (9.68%) Planview
9 4 (4.30%) Sage
10 2 (2.15%) Laserfiche
10 2 (2.15%) SAP
10 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.08%) Remedy
11 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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