The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 10.00% - 23.08%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £17,750 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MS Office
Oxfordshire

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

Applications Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 25.00% 8.00% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £17,750 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.45% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Bicester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle
3 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.00%) MCP
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) GIS
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) Draytek
7 1 (5.00%) MCTS
7 1 (5.00%) MCITP
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (5.00%) Document Management
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Firewall
7 1 (5.00%) Migration

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
2 16 (80.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Desktop Support
3 9 (45.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (5.00%) Document Management
1 1 (5.00%) Project Management
1 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Draytek
3 1 (5.00%) Dell