The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 66 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 72 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.81% 3.38% 4.01%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 29.41% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 63 35 63
Average salary £31,750 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.39% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
MS Office
South West

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

Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
192 204 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.16% 11.48% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 159 156 233
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Bristol

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 80 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 77 (57.04%) MS Excel
3 59 (43.70%) Windows
4 33 (24.44%) SQL
5 25 (18.52%) Finance
6 22 (16.30%) Windows 7
7 21 (15.56%) SQL Server
7 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (14.07%) Active Directory
8 19 (14.07%) Windows 8
8 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (13.33%) HTML
9 18 (13.33%) VMware
10 17 (12.59%) Law
10 17 (12.59%) ITIL
11 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
12 15 (11.11%) WAN
13 14 (10.37%) LAN
13 14 (10.37%) XML
13 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
14 13 (9.63%) Windows XP
14 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (9.63%) Project Management
15 12 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (8.15%) HP
16 11 (8.15%) MS Access
16 11 (8.15%) VBA
16 11 (8.15%) .NET
16 11 (8.15%) Oracle
16 11 (8.15%) Office 365

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.41%) WorkSite
3 9 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.70%) Apache
5 5 (3.70%) SAS
5 5 (3.70%) IIS
5 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.22%) Lync
8 2 (1.48%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 77 (57.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.96%) MS Project
3 4 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.22%) InDesign
4 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.48%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.74%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) WAN
2 14 (10.37%) LAN
3 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.93%) VPN
4 8 (5.93%) DHCP
5 7 (5.19%) Wireless
6 6 (4.44%) DNS
7 4 (2.96%) VoIP
7 4 (2.96%) FTP
7 4 (2.96%) Telnet
8 3 (2.22%) Firewall
8 3 (2.22%) ADSL
8 3 (2.22%) Internet
8 3 (2.22%) SAN
9 2 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.48%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.74%) DMZ
10 1 (0.74%) WLAN
10 1 (0.74%) PBX
10 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.15%) MS Access
3 9 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 9 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.74%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (5.19%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.70%) Ant
4 5 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Law
3 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.41%) Legal
5 7 (5.19%) Military
6 4 (2.96%) Retail
6 4 (2.96%) Publishing
7 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.48%) Marketing
9 1 (0.74%) French Language
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (40.00%) Analyst
2 22 (16.30%) Support Analyst
3 20 (14.81%) Developer
4 16 (11.85%) Service Analyst
5 13 (9.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (9.63%) IT Support
6 12 (8.89%) Help Desk Support
7 10 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 10 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.93%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.19%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.19%) Deskside Support
10 7 (5.19%) Deskside Analyst
10 7 (5.19%) Deskside Support Analyst
11 6 (4.44%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.44%) Support Technician
12 5 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.33%) HTML
2 14 (10.37%) XML
3 11 (8.15%) .NET
4 9 (6.67%) CSS
4 9 (6.67%) XSL
4 9 (6.67%) jQuery
5 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.70%) JDBC
6 5 (3.70%) Servlets
6 5 (3.70%) Middleware
6 5 (3.70%) JSON
7 2 (1.48%) Flash
7 2 (1.48%) CGI
8 1 (0.74%) Web Services
8 1 (0.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.44%) User Experience
4 4 (2.96%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) GIS
5 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.48%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.48%) iPhone
6 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.48%) iPad
7 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.74%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) PMI
7 1 (0.74%) EPoS
7 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (43.70%) Windows
2 22 (16.30%) Windows 7
3 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (14.07%) Windows 8
4 19 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (9.63%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.48%) Linux
7 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.59%) ITIL
2 13 (9.63%) Project Management
3 12 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.67%) OOD
4 9 (6.67%) OO
5 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
5 8 (5.93%) Document Management
6 7 (5.19%) Time Management
7 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.44%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.44%) SDLC
8 5 (3.70%) Line Management
8 5 (3.70%) Microservices
8 5 (3.70%) Data Management
8 5 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.70%) SOA
8 5 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 5 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (2.96%) CAFM
9 4 (2.96%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.44%) SQL
2 11 (8.15%) VBA
3 10 (7.41%) C#
4 9 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.93%) Java
6 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.48%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.48%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.74%) R
8 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.19%) Degree
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.22%) MCSE
4 3 (2.22%) CCNA
4 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.48%) HNC
5 2 (1.48%) HND
6 1 (0.74%) MCSA
6 1 (0.74%) CCNP
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) HL7
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) TickIT
System Software
1 19 (14.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.48%) XenApp
4 2 (1.48%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.74%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.33%) VMware
3 11 (8.15%) HP
3 11 (8.15%) Oracle
4 8 (5.93%) Cisco
4 8 (5.93%) Citrix
4 8 (5.93%) Avaya
5 7 (5.19%) Hummingbird
5 7 (5.19%) OpenText
5 7 (5.19%) IBM
5 7 (5.19%) Dell
5 7 (5.19%) Meridio
6 6 (4.44%) Mitel
7 5 (3.70%) Remedy
8 4 (2.96%) Adobe
9 3 (2.22%) Sage
10 2 (1.48%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.48%) Draytek
10 2 (1.48%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.48%) Nokia
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