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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 71 48 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 57 87 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.82% 4.33% 3.28%
As % of the Applications category 30.48% 32.46% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 64 44
Average salary £31,500 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £20,233 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
187 268 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.27% 13.33% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 153 201 212
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 4 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 81 (71.68%) Microsoft
2 66 (58.41%) Windows
3 52 (46.02%) MS Excel
4 43 (38.05%) Active Directory
5 35 (30.97%) Windows 7
6 27 (23.89%) SQL
7 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (20.35%) Finance
9 22 (19.47%) VMware
10 20 (17.70%) .NET
10 20 (17.70%) ITIL
11 19 (16.81%) Citrix
12 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (14.16%) SharePoint
12 16 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
14 14 (12.39%) WAN
14 14 (12.39%) Windows 8
15 13 (11.50%) LAN
15 13 (11.50%) PRINCE2
15 13 (11.50%) C#
15 13 (11.50%) Legal
16 12 (10.62%) Firewall
16 12 (10.62%) HP
17 11 (9.73%) Cisco
17 11 (9.73%) Project Management
17 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (8.85%) SLA
18 10 (8.85%) MS Project
18 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.85%) WorkSite
3 9 (7.96%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.54%) Lync
5 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.77%) IIS
6 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 52 (46.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.85%) MS Project
3 5 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Visualfiles
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.88%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.39%) WAN
2 13 (11.50%) LAN
3 12 (10.62%) Firewall
4 8 (7.08%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.19%) DHCP
6 4 (3.54%) VPN
6 4 (3.54%) Wireless
6 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.65%) Internet
7 3 (2.65%) DNS
8 2 (1.77%) ISDN
8 2 (1.77%) SAN
8 2 (1.77%) MPLS
8 2 (1.77%) VLAN
8 2 (1.77%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.77%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.88%) Xcelsius
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 23 (20.35%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Legal
3 10 (8.85%) Law
4 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.54%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.54%) Military
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Analyst
2 18 (15.93%) Support Engineer
2 18 (15.93%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (15.04%) Support Analyst
4 16 (14.16%) IT Support
5 14 (12.39%) Developer
6 12 (10.62%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Help Desk Support
8 8 (7.08%) Help Desk Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Deskside Support
8 8 (7.08%) Deskside Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Deskside Support Analyst
9 7 (6.19%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Service Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.31%) Desktop Support
10 6 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.70%) .NET
2 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.08%) WCF
4 7 (6.19%) WPF
5 6 (5.31%) XML
6 4 (3.54%) HTML
7 3 (2.65%) Web Services
8 2 (1.77%) CSS
8 2 (1.77%) XSL
8 2 (1.77%) CGI
9 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.88%) jQuery
9 1 (0.88%) Ajax
9 1 (0.88%) WinForms
9 1 (0.88%) XHTML
9 1 (0.88%) J2EE
9 1 (0.88%) XSD
9 1 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
1 7 (6.19%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.54%) EPoS
4 3 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.65%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.65%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.77%) GIS
5 2 (1.77%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Handset
6 1 (0.88%) NHS
6 1 (0.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 66 (58.41%) Windows
2 35 (30.97%) Windows 7
3 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (12.39%) Windows 8
6 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.08%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.70%) ITIL
2 13 (11.50%) PRINCE2
3 11 (9.73%) Project Management
4 10 (8.85%) Document Management
5 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
5 8 (7.08%) Business Analysis
6 7 (6.19%) CRM
7 6 (5.31%) Workflow
7 6 (5.31%) Coaching
7 6 (5.31%) Software Delivery
8 5 (4.42%) Line Management
8 5 (4.42%) Time Management
8 5 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (4.42%) Quality Management
9 4 (3.54%) Service Management
9 4 (3.54%) MVC
9 4 (3.54%) Information Security
9 4 (3.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) C#
3 5 (4.42%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.42%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.77%) Java
5 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.77%) VBA
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.77%) MCSE
5 2 (1.77%) CCNA
5 2 (1.77%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (38.05%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.54%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.77%) XenApp
4 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.88%) Postfix
5 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (71.68%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.47%) VMware
3 19 (16.81%) Citrix
4 12 (10.62%) HP
5 11 (9.73%) Cisco
6 8 (7.08%) Hummingbird
6 8 (7.08%) OpenText
6 8 (7.08%) Meridio
7 6 (5.31%) Dell
7 6 (5.31%) CA
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle
9 3 (2.65%) Avaya
9 3 (2.65%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.77%) SAP
10 2 (1.77%) Apple
10 2 (1.77%) Nokia
10 2 (1.77%) Metastorm
10 2 (1.77%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.77%) Draytek
10 2 (1.77%) ProCurve
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