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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 75 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.13% 4.75% 3.90%
As % of the Applications category 30.12% 30.04% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 42
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
249 253 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.70% 15.81% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 200 223 175
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 2 October 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 61 (44.20%) MS Excel
2 57 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 53 (38.41%) Windows
4 43 (31.16%) Finance
5 37 (26.81%) SQL Server
6 34 (24.64%) Project Management
7 31 (22.46%) Active Directory
8 29 (21.01%) SQL
9 28 (20.29%) Legal
9 28 (20.29%) Change Management
10 27 (19.57%) ITIL
10 27 (19.57%) PRINCE2
11 26 (18.84%) MS Project
12 24 (17.39%) Degree
13 21 (15.22%) SharePoint
13 21 (15.22%) Windows 7
13 21 (15.22%) APMP
14 20 (14.49%) Line Management
14 20 (14.49%) PMI
14 20 (14.49%) PMP
14 20 (14.49%) PMI Certification
14 20 (14.49%) VMware
15 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (11.59%) SLA
16 16 (11.59%) .NET
16 16 (11.59%) Firewall
16 16 (11.59%) Supply Chain Management
17 15 (10.87%) MCP
18 14 (10.14%) IIS
18 14 (10.14%) C#

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 21 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.14%) IIS
3 9 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.72%) Lync
8 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.72%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.72%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 61 (44.20%) MS Excel
2 26 (18.84%) MS Project
3 6 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.90%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.17%) RoboHelp
6 2 (1.45%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.72%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) Firewall
2 11 (7.97%) WAN
3 10 (7.25%) DHCP
3 10 (7.25%) LAN
3 10 (7.25%) VPN
4 7 (5.07%) Intranet
4 7 (5.07%) VLAN
5 6 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (4.35%) MPLS
5 6 (4.35%) ISDN
6 4 (2.90%) DNS
6 4 (2.90%) IP Telephony
6 4 (2.90%) Extranet
7 3 (2.17%) SAN
8 2 (1.45%) Internet
9 1 (0.72%) Wireless
9 1 (0.72%) IPv4
9 1 (0.72%) IPv6
9 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.62%) MS Access
5 3 (2.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.72%) MSI
1 1 (0.72%) Maven
1 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (31.16%) Finance
2 28 (20.29%) Legal
3 9 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.80%) Marketing
5 7 (5.07%) Law
6 5 (3.62%) Banking
7 4 (2.90%) Back Office
7 4 (2.90%) Electronics
8 3 (2.17%) Multimedia
8 3 (2.17%) German Language
8 3 (2.17%) Advertising
9 2 (1.45%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.72%) Local Government
10 1 (0.72%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 39 (28.26%) Analyst
2 27 (19.57%) Project Manager
3 18 (13.04%) Developer
4 15 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 11 (7.97%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (5.80%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.80%) Trainer
7 7 (5.07%) Consultant
7 7 (5.07%) IT Support
8 6 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Service Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.35%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.35%) IT Trainer
8 6 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
9 5 (3.62%) Access Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.59%) .NET
2 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.52%) HTML
4 7 (5.07%) Web Services
4 7 (5.07%) CSS
5 6 (4.35%) XML
6 5 (3.62%) Ajax
7 4 (2.90%) WCF
7 4 (2.90%) Silverlight
7 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (2.90%) XHTML
8 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.72%) jQuery
9 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.72%) JSON
9 1 (0.72%) XSLT
9 1 (0.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) PMI
2 11 (7.97%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.52%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.52%) E-Learning
4 8 (5.80%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.17%) Social Media
7 2 (1.45%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.45%) EPoS
7 2 (1.45%) NHS
7 2 (1.45%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.72%) Economics
8 1 (0.72%) NLPG
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
8 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.72%) Open Source
8 1 (0.72%) DTV
8 1 (0.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 53 (38.41%) Windows
2 21 (15.22%) Windows 7
3 13 (9.42%) Windows XP
4 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.62%) Linux
6 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.90%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.90%) UNIX
8 3 (2.17%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.64%) Project Management
2 28 (20.29%) Change Management
3 27 (19.57%) ITIL
3 27 (19.57%) PRINCE2
4 20 (14.49%) Line Management
5 16 (11.59%) Supply Chain Management
6 10 (7.25%) CRM
6 10 (7.25%) Service Management
7 9 (6.52%) Software Testing
7 9 (6.52%) Test Scripting
8 8 (5.80%) Manual Testing
8 8 (5.80%) Coaching
8 8 (5.80%) Workflow
9 7 (5.07%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.07%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.35%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.35%) Software Deployment
10 6 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.35%) Document Management
10 6 (4.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.01%) SQL
2 14 (10.14%) C#
3 9 (6.52%) C
4 8 (5.80%) VBA
5 4 (2.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.72%) Perl
7 1 (0.72%) Java
7 1 (0.72%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) Python
7 1 (0.72%) Uniface
7 1 (0.72%) VB6
7 1 (0.72%) Ruby
7 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (17.39%) Degree
2 21 (15.22%) APMP
3 20 (14.49%) PMP
3 20 (14.49%) PMI Certification
4 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (10.87%) MCP
6 12 (8.70%) MCSE
7 10 (7.25%) Security Cleared
8 7 (5.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (4.35%) CCNA
9 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.62%) MCSA
10 5 (3.62%) CCA
10 5 (3.62%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.90%) MCSD
12 2 (1.45%) HNC
12 2 (1.45%) HND
13 1 (0.72%) ISEB
13 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (22.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.07%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.17%) vSphere
4 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) WSUS
2 1 (0.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.49%) VMware
3 11 (7.97%) Oracle
3 11 (7.97%) Citrix
4 7 (5.07%) Cisco
5 5 (3.62%) Metastorm
6 3 (2.17%) Cognos
6 3 (2.17%) Juniper
7 2 (1.45%) Altiris
7 2 (1.45%) SAP
7 2 (1.45%) Adobe
7 2 (1.45%) HP
7 2 (1.45%) Intel
7 2 (1.45%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.72%) Huawei
8 1 (0.72%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.72%) Ektron
8 1 (0.72%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.72%) Novell
8 1 (0.72%) Mapinfo
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