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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 65 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 22 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.58% 5.86% 8.17%
As % of the Applications category 26.51% 32.60% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 65
Median salary £24,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,200 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
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
83 181 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.74% 17.97% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 168 238
Median salary £35,694 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.85% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £23,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,150
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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Dunstable +15 7 £26,000 -46.93%
Bedford -1 7 £22,500 -55.00%
Luton -29 3 £22,500 -41.93%
Shefford - 1 £22,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 25 (56.82%) MS Excel
3 17 (38.64%) Windows
4 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
5 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.27%) ITIL
6 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.45%) Finance
7 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
8 7 (15.91%) Firewall
8 7 (15.91%) Change Management
8 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
8 7 (15.91%) SQL
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco
8 7 (15.91%) CCNP
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (15.91%) OSPF
8 7 (15.91%) BGP
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.64%) C
9 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
9 6 (13.64%) Office 365
9 6 (13.64%) Network Management
9 6 (13.64%) F5
10 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (11.36%) HSRP
10 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
10 5 (11.36%) Wireless

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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (56.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Infor M3
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (2.27%) Aareon QL
2 1 (2.27%) Academy Housing
2 1 (2.27%) arcHouse
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (2.27%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (2.27%) OPENHousing
2 1 (2.27%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.91%) BGP
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) OSPF
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (11.36%) DWDM
3 5 (11.36%) EIGRP
3 5 (11.36%) HSRP
3 5 (11.36%) MPLS
3 5 (11.36%) RIP
3 5 (11.36%) SSL
3 5 (11.36%) VoIP
3 5 (11.36%) VPN
3 5 (11.36%) VRRP
3 5 (11.36%) Wireless
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (11.36%) Network Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.82%) IT Support
5 3 (6.82%) IT Technician
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Fintech
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) EPoS
5 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
3 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.64%) Network Management
4 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.09%) High Availability
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
5 3 (6.82%) Coaching
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) ERP
5 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.82%) Service Management
5 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.82%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) C
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) CCNP
1 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) CCDP
2 2 (4.55%) CCSA
2 2 (4.55%) CCSE
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCIE
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP NNM
2 3 (6.82%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.82%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco
3 6 (13.64%) F5
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) Juniper
5 4 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (6.82%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.27%) Aareon
8 1 (2.27%) Capita
8 1 (2.27%) Civica
8 1 (2.27%) Kypera
8 1 (2.27%) Lagan
8 1 (2.27%) Laserfiche
8 1 (2.27%) Northgate
8 1 (2.27%) Orchard
8 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com