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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 70 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 36 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.61% 2.31% 2.05%
As % of the Applications category 28.13% 21.59% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 14
Average salary £24,250 £40,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.37% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
128 88 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.83% 10.69% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 119 76 86
Average salary £38,387 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.03% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Brighton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 70 (84.34%) Microsoft
2 48 (57.83%) Windows
3 45 (54.22%) MS Excel
4 37 (44.58%) MCP
5 20 (24.10%) VMware
6 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
7 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (18.07%) MS Exchange
7 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (18.07%) VMware Server
7 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (18.07%) Network Architecture
7 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (14.46%) Finance
9 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.23%) Validation
10 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
10 6 (7.23%) Python
11 5 (6.02%) Citrix
11 5 (6.02%) Data Mining
11 5 (6.02%) VoIP
11 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.02%) MS Access
11 5 (6.02%) Linux
11 5 (6.02%) MS Project
11 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
11 5 (6.02%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 15 (18.07%) MS Exchange
1 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 45 (54.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.02%) VoIP
3 3 (3.61%) Broadband
4 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) MS Access
1 5 (6.02%) Data Mining
1 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.20%) Subversion
1 1 (1.20%) JIRA
1 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.20%) Trac
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Support Engineer
2 31 (37.35%) 1st Line Support
3 22 (26.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 15 (18.07%) IT Support
4 15 (18.07%) IT Support Engineer
4 15 (18.07%) Help Desk Engineer
5 13 (15.66%) Analyst
6 12 (14.46%) Support Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 8 (9.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (8.43%) Procurement Manager
9 7 (8.43%) IT Procurement Manager
10 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (6.02%) Test Engineer
11 5 (6.02%) Software Tester
11 5 (6.02%) Project Manager
11 5 (6.02%) Tester
12 4 (4.82%) Digital Project Manager
13 3 (3.61%) Contracts Manager
13 3 (3.61%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.20%) CSS
2 1 (1.20%) XSLT
2 1 (1.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.82%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.61%) EPoS
5 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.20%) Open Source
5 1 (1.20%) Social Media
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.83%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Network Architecture
2 6 (7.23%) Validation
2 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
3 5 (6.02%) Logistics
3 5 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
3 5 (6.02%) Project Management
4 4 (4.82%) Data Protection
4 4 (4.82%) ITIL
5 3 (3.61%) Line Management
6 2 (2.41%) Service Management
7 1 (1.20%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.20%) SEO
7 1 (1.20%) Content Management
7 1 (1.20%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.20%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.20%) Online Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.20%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.20%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) Python
2 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (44.58%) MCP
2 1 (1.20%) MCSE
2 1 (1.20%) MCSA
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) PMP
2 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.07%) VMware Server
2 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 70 (84.34%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.10%) VMware
3 5 (6.02%) Citrix
4 4 (4.82%) Remedy
5 3 (3.61%) Mitel
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
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