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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 46 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 44 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.86% 2.64% 2.73%
As % of the Applications category 27.67% 22.35% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 20
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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
159 85 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 17.57% 11.82% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 68 72
Average salary £37,500 £39,274 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.51% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,850 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
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 29 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Brighton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 51 (68.92%) Microsoft
2 45 (60.81%) Windows
3 43 (58.11%) MS Excel
4 23 (31.08%) MCP
5 21 (28.38%) Active Directory
6 18 (24.32%) VMware
7 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
8 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (17.57%) Finance
10 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (12.16%) Network Architecture
12 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
12 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (12.16%) VMware Server
13 8 (10.81%) Cisco
13 8 (10.81%) ITIL
14 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
15 6 (8.11%) Validation
15 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
15 6 (8.11%) Python
16 5 (6.76%) VoIP
16 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
16 5 (6.76%) Linux
16 5 (6.76%) HTML
16 5 (6.76%) Logistics
16 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
16 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) Moodle
6 2 (2.70%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (58.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.76%) VoIP
3 4 (5.41%) DHCP
4 3 (4.05%) Broadband
4 3 (4.05%) DNS
5 1 (1.35%) LAN
5 1 (1.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.35%) NUnit
2 1 (1.35%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) Trac
2 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Law
2 1 (1.35%) Games
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) 1st Line Support
2 26 (35.14%) Support Engineer
3 18 (24.32%) Analyst
4 14 (18.92%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 13 (17.57%) IT Support
6 12 (16.22%) Support Analyst
6 12 (16.22%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (12.16%) Help Desk Engineer
7 9 (12.16%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Service Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) IT Procurement Manager
8 7 (9.46%) Procurement Manager
9 6 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (6.76%) Tester
10 5 (6.76%) Software Tester
10 5 (6.76%) Test Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) Flash
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) XSLT
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) WinForms
3 1 (1.35%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) EPoS
2 3 (4.05%) E-Learning
2 3 (4.05%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.81%) Windows
2 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.76%) Linux
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.16%) Network Architecture
2 8 (10.81%) ITIL
3 6 (8.11%) Validation
3 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
4 5 (6.76%) Logistics
5 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.05%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) Line Management
6 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (2.70%) Supplier Management
6 2 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.70%) Data Management
6 2 (2.70%) Information Management
6 2 (2.70%) Service Management
6 2 (2.70%) Change Management
6 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.35%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.35%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) Python
2 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) MCP
2 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (28.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.16%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.05%) WSUS
1 3 (4.05%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 51 (68.92%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) Remedy
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) HP
5 3 (4.05%) Dell
5 3 (4.05%) NetApp
5 3 (4.05%) Veritas
5 3 (4.05%) McAfee
5 3 (4.05%) Mitel
6 2 (2.70%) SAP
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