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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.20% 3.80% 12.07%
As % of the Applications category 31.58% 50.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £17,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,464 £20,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £32,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -3.33%
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
19 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 13.29% 7.59% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 10
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £37,526
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,742 £20,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,250 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Local Government
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Billing
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Data Entry
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Officer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) ZENworks
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco