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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 9 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 38 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 16.52% 6.93% 9.78%
As % of the Applications category 64.41% 46.67% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Average salary £35,500 £23,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.34% -65.92%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
MS Office
Essex

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

Applications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
59 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 25.65% 14.85% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

MS Office
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Brentwood

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Brentwood

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 42 (76.36%) MS Excel
2 40 (72.73%) Finance
3 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 24 (43.64%) Windows
5 17 (30.91%) ITIL
6 16 (29.09%) SQL
6 16 (29.09%) AS400
7 15 (27.27%) Oracle
8 13 (23.64%) UNIX
8 13 (23.64%) Flash
8 13 (23.64%) AIX
8 13 (23.64%) Solaris
8 13 (23.64%) Linux
8 13 (23.64%) MS Access
8 13 (23.64%) NetApp
8 13 (23.64%) Tivoli
8 13 (23.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 13 (23.64%) Citrix
8 13 (23.64%) SAN
8 13 (23.64%) BMC
8 13 (23.64%) IBM
8 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (23.64%) VMware ESX
8 13 (23.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (23.64%) iSeries
9 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (16.36%) MS Project
11 8 (14.55%) HP
11 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
11 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (76.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (23.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (16.36%) MS Project
4 5 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) SAN
2 3 (5.45%) SCCP
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) MS Access
2 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.45%) XMLSpy
2 3 (5.45%) Selenium
2 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.64%) TestDirector
General
1 40 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) Administrator
2 7 (12.73%) IT Administrator
2 7 (12.73%) IT Security Administrator
2 7 (12.73%) Security Administrator
2 7 (12.73%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (10.91%) Capacity Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Release Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) EDI Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Validation Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Flash
2 3 (5.45%) EDI
2 3 (5.45%) Middleware
2 3 (5.45%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) Struts
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) XSD
3 1 (1.82%) XSL
3 1 (1.82%) XSLT
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) J2EE
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) AS400
2 13 (23.64%) iSeries
3 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.27%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.27%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) AIX
2 13 (23.64%) Solaris
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Android
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) ITIL V3
4 7 (12.73%) ITIL V2
4 7 (12.73%) Security Management
4 7 (12.73%) Information Security
4 7 (12.73%) Service Management
5 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.91%) Document Management
5 6 (10.91%) Release Management
6 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.09%) Change Control
7 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) VBA
3 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) MCSA
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.45%) CISSP
5 3 (5.45%) CISA
6 2 (3.64%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) Degree
7 1 (1.82%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 4 (7.27%) P3O
3 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) VMware ESX
2 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Tivoli
1 13 (23.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) Oracle
3 13 (23.64%) Citrix
3 13 (23.64%) BMC
3 13 (23.64%) NetApp
3 13 (23.64%) IBM
4 8 (14.55%) HP
5 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.27%) Dell
6 4 (7.27%) Apple
7 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.64%) SAP