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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 66 64 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 44 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.60% 3.13% 2.51%
As % of the Applications category 26.99% 28.75% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 33
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
163 160 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.62% 10.89% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 141 134 177
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 27 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 82 (71.93%) Microsoft
2 63 (55.26%) Windows
3 43 (37.72%) MS Excel
4 38 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 28 (24.56%) SQL
6 25 (21.93%) ITIL
7 24 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 21 (18.42%) MS Exchange
9 20 (17.54%) Linux
9 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (16.67%) Degree
10 19 (16.67%) Java
11 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (14.91%) Finance
12 16 (14.04%) Open Source
13 15 (13.16%) Hyper-V
13 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (12.28%) Line Management
14 14 (12.28%) SaaS
15 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
15 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (10.53%) JavaScript
16 12 (10.53%) HTML
16 12 (10.53%) Windows XP
16 12 (10.53%) SLA
16 12 (10.53%) SharePoint
16 12 (10.53%) Test Automation
17 11 (9.65%) XML
17 11 (9.65%) Internet
17 11 (9.65%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.65%) Lync
4 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.88%) Moodle
Applications
1 43 (37.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) Simulink
2 6 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.88%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.28%) SaaS
2 9 (7.89%) PaaS
2 9 (7.89%) Office 365
2 9 (7.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) Internet
2 10 (8.77%) LAN
2 10 (8.77%) WAN
3 7 (6.14%) Intranet
4 6 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.39%) Wireless
6 4 (3.51%) Firewall
7 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.75%) SNMP
7 2 (1.75%) SAN
8 1 (0.88%) DMZ
8 1 (0.88%) DNS
8 1 (0.88%) IPv4
8 1 (0.88%) DHCP
8 1 (0.88%) HTTP
8 1 (0.88%) TETRA
8 1 (0.88%) VLAN
8 1 (0.88%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) OLAP
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (1.75%) QlikView
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (8.77%) JIRA
1 10 (8.77%) Selenium
2 7 (6.14%) TestNG
2 7 (6.14%) JUnit
2 7 (6.14%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.26%) Military
5 5 (4.39%) Publishing
6 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.51%) Back Office
7 3 (2.63%) Banking
8 2 (1.75%) Retail
8 2 (1.75%) Electronics
9 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.88%) Marketing
9 1 (0.88%) French Language
9 1 (0.88%) German Language
9 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (35.09%) Analyst
2 17 (14.91%) Service Analyst
2 17 (14.91%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (8.77%) Test Analyst
4 9 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.02%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.02%) Administrator
5 8 (7.02%) IT Support
6 7 (6.14%) Automation Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Desktop Support
6 7 (6.14%) IT Administrator
6 7 (6.14%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Applications Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Help Desk Administrator
7 5 (4.39%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 5 (4.39%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.39%) Developer
7 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.53%) HTML
2 11 (9.65%) XML
3 9 (7.89%) .NET
4 8 (7.02%) CSS
5 2 (1.75%) JCE
5 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.88%) Middleware
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.88%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Open Source
2 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.51%) iPhone
4 4 (3.51%) Chip and PIN
4 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.63%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.75%) PKI
6 2 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) IPTV
7 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 63 (55.26%) Windows
2 24 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 20 (17.54%) Linux
4 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.77%) UNIX
8 9 (7.89%) Android
8 9 (7.89%) Windows Phone
8 9 (7.89%) Apple iOS
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.75%) AIX
10 2 (1.75%) HPUX
10 2 (1.75%) Solaris
11 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.93%) ITIL
2 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.28%) Line Management
4 12 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 11 (9.65%) Project Management
6 10 (8.77%) TDD
6 10 (8.77%) Asset Management
6 10 (8.77%) Scrum
6 10 (8.77%) Software Testing
6 10 (8.77%) BDD
6 10 (8.77%) Test Scripting
7 9 (7.89%) Manual Testing
8 8 (7.02%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.14%) User Stories
10 6 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.26%) Change Management
10 6 (5.26%) Service Management
10 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.56%) SQL
2 19 (16.67%) Java
3 12 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.89%) C#
5 6 (5.26%) Python
5 6 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 5 (4.39%) C++
7 3 (2.63%) Perl
8 2 (1.75%) C
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) R
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
9 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.26%) A+ Certification
4 5 (4.39%) ISEB
4 5 (4.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.51%) MCSE
6 3 (2.63%) MCTS
6 3 (2.63%) MCITP
6 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.88%) MCSA
8 1 (0.88%) MCP
8 1 (0.88%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) SLA
2 10 (8.77%) QA
3 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (2.63%) GAMP
3 3 (2.63%) GCP
3 3 (2.63%) GMP
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.88%) TickIT
4 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 82 (71.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.77%) HP
2 10 (8.77%) Dell
2 10 (8.77%) VMware
3 9 (7.89%) Apple
3 9 (7.89%) Red Gate
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle
5 6 (5.26%) MathWorks
6 5 (4.39%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.39%) Citrix
7 4 (3.51%) Cisco
8 2 (1.75%) Mitel
8 2 (1.75%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.88%) Symantec
9 1 (0.88%) Avaya
9 1 (0.88%) Epicor
9 1 (0.88%) Veritas
9 1 (0.88%) Veeam
9 1 (0.88%) FalconStor
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