The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 48 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+27 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 72 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.17% 2.31% 2.65%
As % of the Applications category 38.71% 16.81% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 37 44
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,600 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
186 226 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.78% 13.75% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 143 206 188
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £31,864 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
Cambridgeshire

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 22 July 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 88 (61.97%) Microsoft
2 73 (51.41%) MS Excel
3 64 (45.07%) Windows
4 52 (36.62%) Active Directory
5 39 (27.46%) Degree
6 33 (23.24%) MS Exchange
7 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (17.61%) Wireless
9 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (16.20%) Windows 7
11 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (14.79%) Finance
12 21 (14.79%) SharePoint
12 21 (14.79%) TCP/IP
12 21 (14.79%) LAN
12 21 (14.79%) Hyper-V
13 20 (14.08%) Electronics
14 18 (12.68%) SQL
15 15 (10.56%) Linux
15 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (10.56%) Lync
16 14 (9.86%) Project Management
16 14 (9.86%) ITIL
16 14 (9.86%) SCCM
17 13 (9.15%) QA
17 13 (9.15%) Validation
17 13 (9.15%) Telecoms
17 13 (9.15%) DHCP
17 13 (9.15%) DNS
17 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 33 (23.24%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.79%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.56%) Lync
4 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (7.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (4.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.41%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.70%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 73 (51.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (5.63%) Photoshop
4 7 (4.93%) Acrobat
4 7 (4.93%) InDesign
4 7 (4.93%) FrameMaker
5 6 (4.23%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.41%) MS Project
7 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) LabWindows
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) SaaS
2 6 (4.23%) Office 365
3 5 (3.52%) PaaS
3 5 (3.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.61%) Wireless
2 21 (14.79%) TCP/IP
2 21 (14.79%) LAN
3 13 (9.15%) DHCP
3 13 (9.15%) DNS
4 11 (7.75%) NAS
5 9 (6.34%) WAN
5 9 (6.34%) Internet
6 6 (4.23%) SAN
7 3 (2.11%) Firewall
8 2 (1.41%) TETRA
8 2 (1.41%) ADSL
8 2 (1.41%) Broadband
8 2 (1.41%) VoIP
8 2 (1.41%) Modbus
9 1 (0.70%) HTTP
9 1 (0.70%) RIP
9 1 (0.70%) GSM
9 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.70%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) MS Access
2 5 (3.52%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.82%) SQLPlus
3 4 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.41%) MySQL
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.70%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) JIRA
2 8 (5.63%) Selenium
3 6 (4.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (2.82%) Subversion
5 3 (2.11%) JUnit
6 2 (1.41%) TestNG
6 2 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.41%) SCons
7 1 (0.70%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.70%) GCC
7 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (14.79%) Finance
2 20 (14.08%) Electronics
3 13 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.75%) Military
5 9 (6.34%) Marketing
6 7 (4.93%) German Language
7 6 (4.23%) French Language
7 6 (4.23%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.82%) Italian Language
8 4 (2.82%) Spanish Language
9 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (2.11%) Automotive
9 3 (2.11%) Legal
9 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.11%) Publishing
10 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (23.24%) Analyst
2 21 (14.79%) Author
2 21 (14.79%) Technical Author
3 19 (13.38%) Administrator
4 12 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) IT Support
6 10 (7.04%) Test Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Help Desk Administrator
7 9 (6.34%) IT Administrator
8 8 (5.63%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Coordinator
11 5 (3.52%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Consultant
11 5 (3.52%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
12 4 (2.82%) Project Office Administrator
12 4 (2.82%) Project Office Analyst
12 4 (2.82%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.45%) HTML
2 10 (7.04%) XML
3 4 (2.82%) .NET
3 4 (2.82%) CSS
4 2 (1.41%) COM+
4 2 (1.41%) Web Services
5 1 (0.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Chip and PIN
1 11 (7.75%) Firmware
2 7 (4.93%) Open Source
3 6 (4.23%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.52%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.82%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.11%) Statistics
6 3 (2.11%) iPhone
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.70%) EPoS
7 1 (0.70%) ASIC
7 1 (0.70%) VHDL
7 1 (0.70%) Verilog
7 1 (0.70%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.70%) IPTV
7 1 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 64 (45.07%) Windows
2 28 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (16.20%) Windows 7
5 15 (10.56%) Linux
5 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.04%) UNIX
7 6 (4.23%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.52%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Phone
8 5 (3.52%) Android
9 2 (1.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.70%) Solaris
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (9.86%) Project Management
2 14 (9.86%) ITIL
3 13 (9.15%) Validation
3 13 (9.15%) Test Automation
4 10 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (6.34%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.34%) TDD
5 9 (6.34%) Scrum
5 9 (6.34%) Software Testing
6 8 (5.63%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (5.63%) BDD
7 7 (4.93%) Service Management
7 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.93%) Automated Testing
8 6 (4.23%) Manual Testing
8 6 (4.23%) ERP
8 6 (4.23%) Agile Testing
9 5 (3.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.68%) SQL
2 12 (8.45%) Python
3 9 (6.34%) Java
4 6 (4.23%) Perl
5 5 (3.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.82%) VBA
6 4 (2.82%) C++
7 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.41%) C#
7 2 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.70%) VB
8 1 (0.70%) C
8 1 (0.70%) Tcl
8 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (27.46%) Degree
2 10 (7.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (7.04%) ISEB
3 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.34%) MCITP
4 7 (4.93%) MCSA
5 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.41%) MCTS
7 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.41%) HNC
7 2 (1.41%) MCSE
8 1 (0.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) QA
2 12 (8.45%) SLA
3 7 (4.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (4.93%) GAMP
3 7 (4.93%) GCP
3 7 (4.93%) GMP
4 4 (2.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 52 (36.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.79%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (9.86%) SCCM
2 7 (4.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 88 (61.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.75%) VMware
3 10 (7.04%) Cisco
4 9 (6.34%) Citrix
5 8 (5.63%) Adobe
6 7 (4.93%) Apple
7 5 (3.52%) Red Gate
7 5 (3.52%) HP
7 5 (3.52%) Dell
8 4 (2.82%) Northgate
8 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.11%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.41%) Remedy
10 2 (1.41%) Epicor
10 2 (1.41%) NetApp
11 1 (0.70%) Synopsys
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle
11 1 (0.70%) Avaya
11 1 (0.70%) Motorola
11 1 (0.70%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive + Bens
Posted: 30+ days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Limited
Posted: 30+ days ago