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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 10 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 8.70% 11.76% 16.67%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £19,000 £35,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.09% -8.44%
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -3.33%
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
6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 26.09% 17.65% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £19,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.77% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft