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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 58 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 61 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.42% 4.01% 3.77%
As % of the Applications category 29.76% 25.10% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 37
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,700 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £55,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
205 251 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.48% 15.98% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 156 228 172
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 71 (50.71%) Microsoft
2 65 (46.43%) MS Excel
3 49 (35.00%) Windows
4 43 (30.71%) Finance
5 38 (27.14%) Project Management
6 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
7 30 (21.43%) SQL
8 29 (20.71%) Legal
9 27 (19.29%) Degree
10 25 (17.86%) Active Directory
11 24 (17.14%) MS Project
12 23 (16.43%) PRINCE2
12 23 (16.43%) APMP
13 21 (15.00%) ITIL
13 21 (15.00%) Change Management
14 20 (14.29%) SharePoint
15 18 (12.86%) PMI
15 18 (12.86%) PMP
15 18 (12.86%) PMI Certification
16 17 (12.14%) Marketing
17 16 (11.43%) VMware
18 15 (10.71%) Supply Chain Management
18 15 (10.71%) Citrix
18 15 (10.71%) .NET
18 15 (10.71%) Windows 7
19 14 (10.00%) Mathematics
20 13 (9.29%) Law
20 13 (9.29%) Firewall
20 13 (9.29%) Oracle
20 13 (9.29%) C#

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.14%) IIS
3 9 (6.43%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.43%) SAS
8 2 (1.43%) GroupWise
8 2 (1.43%) CMS
9 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.71%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.71%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.71%) TeamSite
Applications
1 65 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 24 (17.14%) MS Project
3 11 (7.86%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.86%) InfoPath
6 3 (2.14%) RoboHelp
7 2 (1.43%) SPSS
8 1 (0.71%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.71%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Firewall
2 9 (6.43%) DHCP
3 7 (5.00%) Intranet
4 6 (4.29%) WAN
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (3.57%) LAN
6 4 (2.86%) DNS
7 3 (2.14%) VLAN
7 3 (2.14%) Extranet
7 3 (2.14%) SAN
8 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.43%) VPN
8 2 (1.43%) ISDN
8 2 (1.43%) MPLS
9 1 (0.71%) Wireless
9 1 (0.71%) IPv4
9 1 (0.71%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.57%) MS Access
5 4 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.29%) MSI
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Maven
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (30.71%) Finance
2 29 (20.71%) Legal
3 17 (12.14%) Marketing
4 13 (9.29%) Law
5 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.57%) Banking
7 4 (2.86%) Electronics
7 4 (2.86%) Back Office
8 3 (2.14%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.43%) German Language
9 2 (1.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.71%) Billing
10 1 (0.71%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (27.86%) Analyst
2 20 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 17 (12.14%) Developer
4 14 (10.00%) Architect
5 12 (8.57%) IT Support
6 10 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.00%) Trainer
9 6 (4.29%) Author
9 6 (4.29%) Service Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Applications Architect
9 6 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.57%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.71%) .NET
2 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.86%) HTML
4 7 (5.00%) CSS
4 7 (5.00%) Web Services
5 6 (4.29%) XML
6 5 (3.57%) Ajax
7 4 (2.86%) XHTML
7 4 (2.86%) WCF
7 4 (2.86%) Silverlight
7 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.71%) jQuery
9 1 (0.71%) JSON
9 1 (0.71%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.71%) XSLT
9 1 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) PMI
2 14 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.71%) E-Learning
4 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.57%) Economics
5 5 (3.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.14%) Statistics
8 2 (1.43%) NHS
8 2 (1.43%) Social Media
9 1 (0.71%) Open Source
9 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.71%) NLPG
9 1 (0.71%) GIS
9 1 (0.71%) EPoS
9 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.71%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.00%) Windows
2 15 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 12 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.71%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 7 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.29%) Linux
8 4 (2.86%) UNIX
9 3 (2.14%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.14%) Project Management
2 23 (16.43%) PRINCE2
3 21 (15.00%) ITIL
3 21 (15.00%) Change Management
4 15 (10.71%) Supply Chain Management
5 9 (6.43%) Test Scripting
5 9 (6.43%) Software Testing
6 8 (5.71%) CRM
6 8 (5.71%) BPR
6 8 (5.71%) Manual Testing
7 6 (4.29%) Business Development
7 6 (4.29%) Document Management
7 6 (4.29%) MVC
7 6 (4.29%) Market Research
8 5 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.57%) Network Design
8 5 (3.57%) Time Management
8 5 (3.57%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.43%) SQL
2 13 (9.29%) C#
3 11 (7.86%) C
4 9 (6.43%) VBA
5 5 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.14%) Python
6 3 (2.14%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.71%) VB6
7 1 (0.71%) Ruby
7 1 (0.71%) Uniface
7 1 (0.71%) VB
7 1 (0.71%) Perl
7 1 (0.71%) PHP
7 1 (0.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (19.29%) Degree
2 23 (16.43%) APMP
3 18 (12.86%) PMP
3 18 (12.86%) PMI Certification
4 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.71%) MCP
5 8 (5.71%) MCSE
6 6 (4.29%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.57%) CCNA
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.86%) MCSD
9 2 (1.43%) MCSA
9 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.71%) MCITP
10 1 (0.71%) CIPD
10 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 25 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.14%) vSphere
3 3 (2.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (50.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.43%) VMware
3 15 (10.71%) Citrix
4 13 (9.29%) Oracle
5 7 (5.00%) Altiris
6 6 (4.29%) Cisco
6 6 (4.29%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.14%) Metastorm
7 3 (2.14%) Juniper
7 3 (2.14%) Cognos
7 3 (2.14%) Avaya
8 2 (1.43%) HP
8 2 (1.43%) SAP
8 2 (1.43%) Novell
9 1 (0.71%) Ektron
9 1 (0.71%) Hummingbird
9 1 (0.71%) Open Text
9 1 (0.71%) Meridio
9 1 (0.71%) Huawei
9 1 (0.71%) ESRI
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