The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 28 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.52% 6.67% 4.00%
As % of the Applications category 34.78% 27.03% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -37.63%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
MS Office
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Applications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.99% 24.67% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Chelmsford region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Chelmsford

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VBA
3 4 (28.57%) SLA
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) SunGard AvantGard
4 3 (21.43%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) SunGard
4 3 (21.43%) CODA
4 3 (21.43%) CODA-Financials
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) MS Access
4 3 (21.43%) Cognos
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (21.43%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) CODA-Financials
1 3 (21.43%) SunGard AvantGard
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (21.43%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) SAP BI
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) ITSM
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) VBA
2 3 (21.43%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SunGard
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos
2 3 (21.43%) CODA
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow