The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 82 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.94% 4.71% 2.54%
As % of the Applications category 8.51% 28.19% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 41 15
Average salary £18,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
MS Office
East Sussex

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

Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
94 149 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.10% 16.70% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 132 73
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £20,500 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Brighton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 43 (87.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Project Management
3 15 (30.61%) Windows
3 15 (30.61%) Electronics
4 13 (26.53%) Linux
5 12 (24.49%) MS Project
5 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
6 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle
8 9 (18.37%) IBM
8 9 (18.37%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (16.33%) SCADA
9 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
9 8 (16.33%) CCTV
9 8 (16.33%) Marketing
9 8 (16.33%) Degree
9 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.33%) Games
9 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (16.33%) Unix
10 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
10 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.24%) SDLC
11 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
11 6 (12.24%) Analytics
11 6 (12.24%) Data Governance
11 6 (12.24%) Data Architecture

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (6.12%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Project
2 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) VoIP
2 5 (10.20%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.20%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) OLAP
3 1 (2.04%) OLTP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) ERwin
2 5 (10.20%) Fiddler
2 5 (10.20%) Firebug
General
1 15 (30.61%) Electronics
2 8 (16.33%) Games
2 8 (16.33%) Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) IT Support
2 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Project Manager
2 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Junior
4 9 (18.37%) Computer Operator
4 9 (18.37%) IT Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Junior Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Junior Computer Operator
4 9 (18.37%) Junior IT Support
4 9 (18.37%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Junior Support Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Support Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 8 (16.33%) Support Technician
5 8 (16.33%) Technical Manager
5 8 (16.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) CSS
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
1 5 (10.20%) XML
1 5 (10.20%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) CCTV
1 8 (16.33%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
1 8 (16.33%) SCADA
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Project Management
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
3 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
4 6 (12.24%) Analytics
4 6 (12.24%) Data Architecture
4 6 (12.24%) Data Governance
4 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.24%) SDLC
5 5 (10.20%) Data Management
5 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (10.20%) Time Management
5 5 (10.20%) Web Analytics
6 4 (8.16%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (6.12%) Content Management
7 3 (6.12%) Online Marketing
7 3 (6.12%) Open Source
8 1 (2.04%) Coaching
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
1 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 9 (18.37%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat