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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 67 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 42 40 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.63% 2.76% 3.46%
As % of the Applications category 24.28% 24.39% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 43
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
173 164 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.82% 11.33% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 132 137 210
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 26 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 77 (79.38%) Microsoft
2 51 (52.58%) Windows
3 33 (34.02%) MS Excel
4 26 (26.80%) Active Directory
5 24 (24.74%) ITIL
5 24 (24.74%) SQL
6 16 (16.49%) Degree
6 16 (16.49%) Windows 7
7 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
7 15 (15.46%) Java
7 15 (15.46%) Linux
8 14 (14.43%) SLA
9 13 (13.40%) Project Management
10 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
10 11 (11.34%) Finance
10 11 (11.34%) Windows XP
10 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
10 11 (11.34%) MS Exchange
10 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
11 9 (9.28%) C#
11 9 (9.28%) .NET
11 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
11 9 (9.28%) Open Source
11 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (8.25%) Line Management
12 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (8.25%) Hyper-V
12 8 (8.25%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.25%) Oracle

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
1 11 (11.34%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.15%) Lync
3 4 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.03%) Moodle
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (34.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) Simulink
3 5 (5.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.06%) Acrobat
5 2 (2.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) SaaS
1 6 (6.19%) Office 365
2 4 (4.12%) IaaS
2 4 (4.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Intranet
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 5 (5.15%) LAN
2 5 (5.15%) WAN
2 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.09%) Firewall
3 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.09%) TETRA
4 2 (2.06%) SNMP
5 1 (1.03%) 3G
5 1 (1.03%) VLAN
5 1 (1.03%) LTE
5 1 (1.03%) DNS
5 1 (1.03%) IPv4
5 1 (1.03%) SAN
5 1 (1.03%) DMZ
5 1 (1.03%) DHCP
5 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.03%) DECT
5 1 (1.03%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) OLAP
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.06%) QlikView
4 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) JUnit
1 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.15%) JIRA
1 5 (5.15%) Selenium
1 5 (5.15%) TestNG
1 5 (5.15%) WebDriver
2 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (11.34%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Military
4 4 (4.12%) Back Office
4 4 (4.12%) Electronics
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.09%) Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Analyst
2 16 (16.49%) Service Analyst
2 16 (16.49%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Desktop Support
4 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.22%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.15%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 5 (5.15%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) IT Support
8 4 (4.12%) Systems Support
8 4 (4.12%) Junior
8 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) .NET
2 6 (6.19%) CSS
2 6 (6.19%) HTML
3 5 (5.15%) XML
4 2 (2.06%) JCE
4 2 (2.06%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.03%) Middleware
5 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
1 9 (9.28%) Open Source
1 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (2.06%) EPoS
4 2 (2.06%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (2.06%) PKI
4 2 (2.06%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (52.58%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Windows 7
3 15 (15.46%) Linux
4 11 (11.34%) Windows XP
5 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.15%) UNIX
7 5 (5.15%) Android
8 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.12%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.06%) AIX
9 2 (2.06%) HPUX
9 2 (2.06%) Solaris
10 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) ITIL
2 13 (13.40%) Project Management
3 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.25%) Test Scripting
4 8 (8.25%) Line Management
5 6 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (6.19%) Manual Testing
5 6 (6.19%) Asset Management
5 6 (6.19%) Change Management
5 6 (6.19%) CRM
6 5 (5.15%) Scrum
6 5 (5.15%) TDD
6 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.15%) Software Testing
6 5 (5.15%) OO
6 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.15%) Test Automation
6 5 (5.15%) BDD
6 5 (5.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.74%) SQL
2 15 (15.46%) Java
3 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.28%) C#
4 6 (6.19%) MATLAB
5 5 (5.15%) C++
6 3 (3.09%) C
6 3 (3.09%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) R
8 1 (1.03%) TTCN
8 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) VBA
8 1 (1.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.19%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) MCSA
6 1 (1.03%) MCTS
6 1 (1.03%) MCITP
6 1 (1.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.09%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (3.09%) GAMP
2 3 (3.09%) GCP
2 3 (3.09%) GMP
System Software
1 26 (26.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.25%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.03%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 77 (79.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) HP
3 6 (6.19%) Apple
3 6 (6.19%) MathWorks
4 5 (5.15%) VMware
4 5 (5.15%) Dell
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco
5 4 (4.12%) Red Gate
6 3 (3.09%) Nintex
7 2 (2.06%) Adobe
7 2 (2.06%) Mitel
7 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.03%) Websense
8 1 (1.03%) Veeam
8 1 (1.03%) FalconStor
8 1 (1.03%) Citrix
8 1 (1.03%) Veritas
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