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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 9 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 28 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 15.56% 10.00% 6.80%
As % of the Applications category 82.35% 66.67% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +15.31%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
34 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 18.89% 15.00% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 10
Average salary £38,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.31% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £54,250
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 50 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 42 (64.62%) Finance
3 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (36.92%) SQL
5 21 (32.31%) AS400
5 21 (32.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (29.23%) Oracle
7 17 (26.15%) Windows
8 15 (23.08%) AIX
8 15 (23.08%) UNIX
8 15 (23.08%) MS Access
8 15 (23.08%) Solaris
8 15 (23.08%) Linux
8 15 (23.08%) NetApp
8 15 (23.08%) Tivoli
8 15 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 15 (23.08%) Citrix
8 15 (23.08%) IBM
8 15 (23.08%) SAN
8 15 (23.08%) BMC
8 15 (23.08%) iSeries
8 15 (23.08%) Data ONTAP
9 13 (20.00%) ITIL
9 13 (20.00%) VMware ESX
10 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (18.46%) QA
10 12 (18.46%) Flash
11 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
11 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (15.38%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 50 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 21 (32.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (13.85%) MS Project
4 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) SCCP
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) MS Access
2 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.15%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) TestDirector
2 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.15%) HP UFT
4 3 (4.62%) XMLSpy
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (64.62%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) PMO Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Storage Specialist
4 7 (10.77%) Release Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) QA Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Junior
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Vendor Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.08%) IT Administrator
9 2 (3.08%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Security Administrator
9 2 (3.08%) IT Security Administrator
9 2 (3.08%) Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Flash
2 3 (4.62%) SOAP
3 2 (3.08%) Struts
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 2 (3.08%) XML
3 2 (3.08%) XSD
3 2 (3.08%) XSL
3 2 (3.08%) XSLT
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) J2EE
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
3 2 (3.08%) JSP
3 2 (3.08%) Middleware
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) AS400
2 15 (23.08%) iSeries
3 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) AIX
2 15 (23.08%) Solaris
2 15 (23.08%) Linux
2 15 (23.08%) Data ONTAP
2 15 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (4.62%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) ITIL
2 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
3 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.31%) Project Management
7 7 (10.77%) Release Management
7 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.69%) Workflow
9 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.15%) ETL
10 4 (6.15%) Time Management
11 3 (4.62%) Budget Control
11 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) CISA
4 2 (3.08%) MCSA
4 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) CISSP
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.46%) QA
2 5 (7.69%) P3O
3 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Tivoli
1 15 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (10.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) Oracle
3 15 (23.08%) Citrix
3 15 (23.08%) BMC
3 15 (23.08%) NetApp
3 15 (23.08%) IBM
4 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
5 6 (9.23%) HP
6 4 (6.15%) Business Objects
6 4 (6.15%) SAP