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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 72 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 58 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.98% 2.73% 3.24%
As % of the Applications category 27.62% 17.65% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 44
Average salary £28,250 £25,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.78% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £18,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £39,950 £41,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
210 272 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.78% 15.45% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 166 213 204
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,348 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 27 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 77 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 75 (53.57%) Windows
3 68 (48.57%) MS Excel
4 58 (41.43%) Active Directory
5 39 (27.86%) ITIL
5 39 (27.86%) SQL
6 38 (27.14%) Windows 7
7 35 (25.00%) Finance
8 30 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 30 (21.43%) SLA
8 30 (21.43%) VMware
9 29 (20.71%) SharePoint
9 29 (20.71%) Change Management
9 29 (20.71%) Firewall
10 24 (17.14%) Project Management
10 24 (17.14%) Legal
10 24 (17.14%) Degree
11 22 (15.71%) VPN
11 22 (15.71%) PRINCE2
12 20 (14.29%) Citrix
13 18 (12.86%) LAN
13 18 (12.86%) WAN
13 18 (12.86%) .NET
13 18 (12.86%) MS Project
14 17 (12.14%) MCP
14 17 (12.14%) Coaching
14 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (11.43%) CRM
15 16 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 29 (20.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.57%) IIS
3 10 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.43%) Lync
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.71%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 68 (48.57%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.86%) MS Project
3 6 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.43%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.71%) Firewall
2 22 (15.71%) VPN
3 18 (12.86%) LAN
3 18 (12.86%) WAN
4 14 (10.00%) MPLS
4 14 (10.00%) VLAN
5 12 (8.57%) ISDN
5 12 (8.57%) DHCP
6 9 (6.43%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (3.57%) IP Telephony
9 4 (2.86%) Internet
10 3 (2.14%) DNS
11 2 (1.43%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.71%) Extranet
12 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.71%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 35 (25.00%) Finance
2 24 (17.14%) Legal
3 7 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.86%) Law
5 3 (2.14%) German Language
5 3 (2.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.43%) Military
7 1 (0.71%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.14%) Analyst
2 29 (20.71%) Support Engineer
3 18 (12.86%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 14 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 13 (9.29%) Developer
6 9 (6.43%) Support Analyst
6 9 (6.43%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (6.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (6.43%) Help Desk Support
7 8 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Service Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.71%) IT Support
7 8 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (5.00%) Consultant
9 6 (4.29%) Help Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.86%) .NET
2 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.00%) WCF
3 7 (5.00%) WPF
4 4 (2.86%) XML
5 2 (1.43%) HTML
5 2 (1.43%) Web Services
6 1 (0.71%) jQuery
6 1 (0.71%) XSLT
6 1 (0.71%) XHTML
6 1 (0.71%) Ajax
6 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.71%) JSON
6 1 (0.71%) CSS
6 1 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (9.29%) PMI
4 12 (8.57%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.57%) EPoS
5 5 (3.57%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.14%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.14%) Social Media
6 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.14%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.14%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.71%) Open Source
7 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.71%) iPad
7 1 (0.71%) NLPG
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) NHS
7 1 (0.71%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 75 (53.57%) Windows
2 38 (27.14%) Windows 7
3 16 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (9.29%) Windows XP
5 10 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.14%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.86%) ITIL
2 29 (20.71%) Change Management
3 24 (17.14%) Project Management
4 22 (15.71%) PRINCE2
5 17 (12.14%) Coaching
6 16 (11.43%) CRM
7 15 (10.71%) Service Management
7 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.71%) Problem Management
8 14 (10.00%) Line Management
8 14 (10.00%) Software Deployment
9 13 (9.29%) ITSM
9 13 (9.29%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.43%) Supply Chain Management
11 8 (5.71%) Workflow
11 8 (5.71%) Network Design
11 8 (5.71%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.29%) Service Delivery
13 4 (2.86%) ETL
13 4 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (27.86%) SQL
2 14 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.14%) C
6 2 (1.43%) VB
6 2 (1.43%) VBA
7 1 (0.71%) Uniface
7 1 (0.71%) VB6
7 1 (0.71%) Java
7 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (17.14%) Degree
2 17 (12.14%) MCP
3 13 (9.29%) PMP
3 13 (9.29%) PMI Certification
3 13 (9.29%) APMP
4 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.14%) MCSE
6 8 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.57%) MCSA
7 5 (3.57%) CCNA
7 5 (3.57%) CCA
7 5 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.43%) HNC
9 2 (1.43%) HND
9 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.43%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (41.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.57%) Terminal Services
3 10 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (21.43%) VMware
3 20 (14.29%) Citrix
4 15 (10.71%) Cisco
5 4 (2.86%) Metastorm
6 3 (2.14%) Adobe
6 3 (2.14%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.14%) CA
7 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.43%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle
8 1 (0.71%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Intel
8 1 (0.71%) Apple
8 1 (0.71%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.71%) Symantec
8 1 (0.71%) McAfee
8 1 (0.71%) ESRI
8 1 (0.71%) Meraki
8 1 (0.71%) LexisNexis
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + training, holiday, pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Haseltine Lake LLP
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Miro Technologies
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Pension + paid overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £26767 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Auburn Rose
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 Plus Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago