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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 85 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 32 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.12% 2.23% 2.49%
As % of the Applications category 32.00% 20.00% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 28
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £23,200 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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
100 185 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.64% 11.15% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 140 146
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 12 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 38 (61.29%) MS Excel
2 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 18 (29.03%) Degree
4 17 (27.42%) Project Management
4 17 (27.42%) Windows
5 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
6 12 (19.35%) ITIL
7 10 (16.13%) SQL
7 10 (16.13%) CRM
7 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (14.52%) B2B
8 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
10 7 (11.29%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (11.29%) Social Media
10 7 (11.29%) Life Science
10 7 (11.29%) Retail
10 7 (11.29%) Logistics
10 7 (11.29%) Finance
10 7 (11.29%) Intranet
10 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.68%) Java
11 6 (9.68%) XML
11 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
11 6 (9.68%) WorldPay
11 6 (9.68%) Selenium
12 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
12 5 (8.06%) LAN
12 5 (8.06%) WAN
12 5 (8.06%) HTML

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 38 (61.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.84%) MS Project
4 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Intranet
2 5 (8.06%) LAN
2 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) WAN
3 4 (6.45%) Wireless
4 3 (4.84%) DHCP
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
4 3 (4.84%) Firewall
4 3 (4.84%) Internet
4 3 (4.84%) VPN
5 2 (3.23%) ADSL
6 1 (1.61%) Ethereal
6 1 (1.61%) GPRS
6 1 (1.61%) SNMP
6 1 (1.61%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.61%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Selenium
2 4 (6.45%) HP UFT
2 4 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
1 7 (11.29%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Front Office
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.90%) Team Leader
3 7 (11.29%) Communications Manager
3 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce Executive
3 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Customer Executive
5 4 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) XML
2 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Life Science
1 7 (11.29%) Social Media
2 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.84%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.23%) BYOD
5 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Biology
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.06%) Unix
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Project Management
2 12 (19.35%) ITIL
3 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (16.13%) CRM
4 9 (14.52%) B2B
4 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.29%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (11.29%) Logistics
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Testing
7 4 (6.45%) B2C
7 4 (6.45%) BDD
7 4 (6.45%) Functional Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Scrum
7 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.45%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.45%) TDD
7 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ISEB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) CCNA
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.84%) PhD
4 2 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (1.61%) CCENT
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) HNC
5 1 (1.61%) HND
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) RHCE
5 1 (1.61%) RHCT
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) COBIT
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) vSphere
2 2 (3.23%) XenApp
2 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) WorldPay
3 4 (6.45%) Citrix
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Forcepoint
5 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.23%) Remedy
5 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
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