The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 79 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.93% 2.54% 2.71%
As % of the Applications category 19.44% 30.33% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 38
Median salary £24,750 £35,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.28% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,300
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
MS Office
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
108 122 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.93% 8.37% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 94 93 153
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.18%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Office
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cambridge region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Cambridge

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (50.00%) Windows
3 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 13 (27.08%) ITIL
5 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
6 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 8 (16.67%) Linux
7 8 (16.67%) Finance
8 7 (14.58%) Unix
8 7 (14.58%) Manual Testing
8 7 (14.58%) JIRA
9 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 6 (12.50%) Driving Licence
9 6 (12.50%) HTML
9 6 (12.50%) SQL
9 6 (12.50%) HP
9 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
10 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.42%) CSS
10 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
10 5 (10.42%) Degree
11 4 (8.33%) Windows Vista
11 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
11 4 (8.33%) Open Source

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) GroupWise
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) ADSL
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.08%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) DSL
5 1 (2.08%) Firewall
5 1 (2.08%) LTE
5 1 (2.08%) VLAN
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) GIS
3 1 (2.08%) MS Access
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JIRA
2 3 (6.25%) JUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Selenium
2 3 (6.25%) TestNG
2 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Front Office
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) IT Support
4 8 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Support Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Junior Test Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 8 (16.67%) Linux
5 7 (14.58%) Unix
6 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Vista
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) Manual Testing
4 4 (8.33%) CRM
4 4 (8.33%) Open Source
4 4 (8.33%) Scrum
4 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) Data Management
5 3 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (6.25%) ERP
5 3 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.17%) Clinical Data Management
6 2 (4.17%) Line Management
6 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.08%) MCDST
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) MCSA
5 1 (2.08%) MOS
5 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) GCP
2 2 (4.17%) GLP
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (8.33%) Sage
4 2 (4.17%) Compaq
4 2 (4.17%) Nortel
4 2 (4.17%) Novell
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) Cadence
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Dell
5 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.08%) iManage
5 1 (2.08%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Symantec
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau
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