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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 83 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 25 37 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.81% 2.52% 4.16%
As % of the Applications category 30.86% 24.34% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 53
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,000 £25,093
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
81 152 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.85% 10.33% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 127 162
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £22,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (55.36%) MS Excel
3 18 (32.14%) Degree
4 16 (28.57%) Project Management
5 13 (23.21%) Windows
6 12 (21.43%) CRM
7 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 10 (17.86%) B2B
7 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.07%) Life Science
8 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
8 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (16.07%) Internet
8 9 (16.07%) Finance
9 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 7 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (12.50%) Social Media
10 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 7 (12.50%) Retail
10 7 (12.50%) Logistics
10 7 (12.50%) Intranet
10 7 (12.50%) Unix
11 6 (10.71%) Linux
11 6 (10.71%) ITIL
11 6 (10.71%) SAP
12 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
12 5 (8.93%) SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.57%) GroupWise
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (55.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (3.57%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.57%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Internet
2 7 (12.50%) Intranet
3 4 (7.14%) LAN
3 4 (7.14%) VPN
3 4 (7.14%) Wireless
4 3 (5.36%) WAN
5 2 (3.57%) ADSL
5 2 (3.57%) DHCP
5 2 (3.57%) DNS
5 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.57%) xDSL
6 1 (1.79%) Ethereal
6 1 (1.79%) GPRS
6 1 (1.79%) SNMP
6 1 (1.79%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Retail
2 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Administrator
2 8 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Communications Manager
3 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce Executive
3 7 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Customer Executive
4 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) ICT Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce Support
8 2 (3.57%) IT Support
8 2 (3.57%) QA Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) XML
2 2 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Life Science
3 7 (12.50%) Social Media
4 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) PMI
6 2 (3.57%) BYOD
6 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.79%) Biology
7 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.50%) Unix
4 6 (10.71%) Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Project Management
2 12 (21.43%) CRM
3 10 (17.86%) B2B
3 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 7 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (12.50%) Logistics
7 6 (10.71%) ITIL
8 5 (8.93%) B2C
8 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Service Management
10 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.36%) Earned Value Management
10 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.36%) Release Management
10 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.36%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
3 1 (1.79%) Python
3 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) CCNA
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.36%) PhD
2 3 (5.36%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CCENT
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) HNC
4 1 (1.79%) HND
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) RHCE
4 1 (1.79%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) vSphere
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
2 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
4 3 (5.36%) WorldPay
5 2 (3.57%) Forcepoint
5 2 (3.57%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) Nortel
5 2 (3.57%) Novell
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Remedy
5 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.57%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
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