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 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 60 48 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 60 78 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.06% 4.25% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 28.04% 28.06% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 43
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £20,933 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
214 278 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.91% 15.16% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 177 218 219
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,278 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 31 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 82 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 67 (56.78%) Windows
3 55 (46.61%) MS Excel
4 51 (43.22%) Active Directory
5 34 (28.81%) Windows 7
6 32 (27.12%) SQL
7 28 (23.73%) ITIL
8 26 (22.03%) VMware
9 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (17.80%) .NET
10 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
11 20 (16.95%) SLA
11 20 (16.95%) SharePoint
11 20 (16.95%) Firewall
11 20 (16.95%) Citrix
11 20 (16.95%) Finance
12 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (13.56%) Degree
13 15 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (11.86%) Project Management
14 14 (11.86%) PRINCE2
14 14 (11.86%) LAN
14 14 (11.86%) WAN
14 14 (11.86%) C#
14 14 (11.86%) Legal
15 13 (11.02%) CRM
15 13 (11.02%) Coaching
16 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (10.17%) Cisco
16 12 (10.17%) VPN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (16.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.93%) WorkSite
4 5 (4.24%) IIS
5 4 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.54%) Lync
7 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (46.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.47%) MS Project
3 5 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.85%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.95%) Firewall
2 14 (11.86%) LAN
2 14 (11.86%) WAN
3 12 (10.17%) VPN
4 11 (9.32%) DHCP
4 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.78%) VLAN
5 8 (6.78%) MPLS
6 6 (5.08%) ISDN
7 5 (4.24%) DNS
7 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.39%) Wireless
8 4 (3.39%) Internet
9 2 (1.69%) SAN
9 2 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.85%) VoIP
10 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.69%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.85%) Xcelsius
5 1 (0.85%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 20 (16.95%) Finance
2 14 (11.86%) Legal
3 10 (8.47%) Law
4 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.24%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.39%) Military
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Analyst
2 19 (16.10%) Support Engineer
3 17 (14.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (13.56%) Support Analyst
5 15 (12.71%) Developer
6 13 (11.02%) IT Support
7 12 (10.17%) .NET Developer
8 10 (8.47%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (6.78%) Service Desk Manager
9 8 (6.78%) Service Manager
9 8 (6.78%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.93%) Help Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.93%) Project Manager
11 6 (5.08%) Desktop Support
11 6 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.08%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (4.24%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.80%) .NET
2 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.78%) WCF
4 7 (5.93%) WPF
5 6 (5.08%) XML
6 4 (3.39%) HTML
7 3 (2.54%) Web Services
8 2 (1.69%) CSS
8 2 (1.69%) XSL
8 2 (1.69%) CGI
9 1 (0.85%) WinForms
9 1 (0.85%) Ajax
9 1 (0.85%) XHTML
9 1 (0.85%) jQuery
9 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.85%) XSD
9 1 (0.85%) COM
9 1 (0.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.93%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.39%) EPoS
5 3 (2.54%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.54%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.69%) GIS
6 2 (1.69%) iPad
6 2 (1.69%) PMI
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Handset
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Statistics
7 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 67 (56.78%) Windows
2 34 (28.81%) Windows 7
3 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.32%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.93%) Windows XP
6 7 (5.93%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.54%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) ITIL
2 14 (11.86%) PRINCE2
2 14 (11.86%) Project Management
3 13 (11.02%) CRM
3 13 (11.02%) Coaching
4 10 (8.47%) Service Management
4 10 (8.47%) Change Management
5 9 (7.63%) Service Delivery
5 9 (7.63%) ITSM
5 9 (7.63%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.78%) Software Deployment
6 8 (6.78%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.93%) Document Management
7 7 (5.93%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.08%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.08%) Workflow
8 6 (5.08%) Software Delivery
9 5 (4.24%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (4.24%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.24%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) SQL
2 14 (11.86%) C#
3 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.69%) VBA
6 2 (1.69%) Java
6 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.08%) MCP
3 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.69%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.69%) MCSE
5 2 (1.69%) CCNA
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CIPD
6 1 (0.85%) APMP
6 1 (0.85%) HNC
6 1 (0.85%) HND
6 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.95%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (43.22%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.78%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.69%) XenApp
4 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.85%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.03%) VMware
3 20 (16.95%) Citrix
4 12 (10.17%) Cisco
5 9 (7.63%) HP
6 6 (5.08%) Dell
6 6 (5.08%) CA
7 5 (4.24%) Hummingbird
7 5 (4.24%) OpenText
7 5 (4.24%) Meridio
8 4 (3.39%) Oracle
9 3 (2.54%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.54%) SAP
10 2 (1.69%) Metastorm
10 2 (1.69%) Nokia
10 2 (1.69%) Apple
10 2 (1.69%) Draytek
10 2 (1.69%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.69%) ProCurve
11 1 (0.85%) Meraki
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