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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 80 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.88% 2.27% 2.66%
As % of the Applications category 24.42% 34.04% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 36
Median salary £25,800 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
86 94 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.69% 6.68% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 62 151
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £33,480
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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 16 January 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
3 20 (43.48%) Windows
4 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
5 11 (23.91%) Finance
6 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (17.39%) Linux
7 8 (17.39%) HTML
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (15.22%) Manual Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
8 7 (15.22%) JIRA
8 7 (15.22%) CSS
8 7 (15.22%) Unix
8 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.04%) SQL
9 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
10 5 (10.87%) Degree
10 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.70%) SAP BW
11 4 (8.70%) Internet
11 4 (8.70%) SAP
11 4 (8.70%) MySQL
11 4 (8.70%) PHP

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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.52%) WordPress
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) SAS
3 1 (2.17%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) GroupWise
Applications
1 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP BPC
1 3 (6.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) ADSL
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) DSL
5 1 (2.17%) LTE
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) SAP BW
3 3 (6.52%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) GIS
4 1 (2.17%) MS Access
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) JUnit
2 3 (6.52%) Selenium
2 3 (6.52%) TestNG
2 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Service Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) IT Support
4 5 (10.87%) IT Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Junior QA Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Junior Software Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Junior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Software QA Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
3 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
1 3 (6.52%) e-Learning
1 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) iPhone
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.39%) Linux
4 7 (15.22%) Unix
4 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Manual Testing
4 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.70%) Open Source
5 4 (8.70%) Scrum
5 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Data Management
6 3 (6.52%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (6.52%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (6.52%) SEO
6 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Web Design
6 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) PHP
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.17%) MCDST
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) MOS
5 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) GCP
2 2 (4.35%) GLP
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Cadence
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) Compaq
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.17%) Nortel
5 1 (2.17%) Novell
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Sage
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau
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