The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 31 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.81% 5.57% 1.85%
As % of the Applications category 41.89% 31.48% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 4
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £19,700 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £29,100 £34,450
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
MS Office
Gloucestershire

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

Applications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
74 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.64% 17.70% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 66 48 24
Average salary £37,000 £29,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.58% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MS Office
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Cheltenham

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 58 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 57 (79.17%) Windows
3 46 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (48.61%) SQL
5 32 (44.44%) Finance
6 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (40.28%) SQL Server
7 29 (40.28%) IIS
7 29 (40.28%) Client/Server
8 27 (37.50%) Citrix
9 25 (34.72%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (29.17%) Migration
11 20 (27.78%) T-SQL
11 20 (27.78%) COM
11 20 (27.78%) N-Tier
11 20 (27.78%) Data Modelling
11 20 (27.78%) VMware
11 20 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
11 20 (27.78%) SCCM
11 20 (27.78%) Data Protection
11 20 (27.78%) XenApp
11 20 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
12 19 (26.39%) Firewall
13 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
14 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
15 14 (19.44%) ITIL
15 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
15 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 29 (40.28%) IIS
2 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
3 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (16.67%) Lync
5 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) Firewall
2 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (15.28%) WAN
4 10 (13.89%) VPN
4 10 (13.89%) SAN
4 10 (13.89%) Wireless
5 8 (11.11%) VLAN
5 8 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 8 (11.11%) DNS
5 8 (11.11%) DHCP
5 8 (11.11%) LAN
6 5 (6.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.39%) Broadband
7 1 (1.39%) PBX
7 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 8 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (11.11%) ClearQuest
1 8 (11.11%) MSI
1 8 (11.11%) InstallShield
1 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) DBA
2 20 (27.78%) SQL DBA
3 14 (19.44%) SQL Server DBA
3 14 (19.44%) Support Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Support
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Account Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.17%) Senior DBA
8 3 (4.17%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.17%) Senior SQL DBA
9 2 (2.78%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.78%) COM
2 10 (13.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.39%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.28%) Client/Server
2 25 (34.72%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (27.78%) N-Tier
3 20 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (13.89%) CMDB
5 8 (11.11%) Clustering
6 7 (9.72%) PDA
7 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.78%) Wiki
8 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 57 (79.17%) Windows
2 46 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Migration
2 20 (27.78%) Data Modelling
2 20 (27.78%) Data Protection
2 20 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (19.44%) ITIL
4 9 (12.50%) ERP
4 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (12.50%) Service Management
4 9 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (9.72%) Time Management
6 2 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (2.78%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (1.39%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.39%) Change Management
7 1 (1.39%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) SQL
2 20 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 10 (13.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (11.11%) MCSE
2 8 (11.11%) CCA
2 8 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) CCENT
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) MCTS
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) XenApp
2 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.28%) XenDesktop
5 10 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.94%) vSphere
8 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (27.78%) SCCM
2 11 (15.28%) SCOM
3 10 (13.89%) SCVMM
3 10 (13.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (13.89%) Backup Exec
4 5 (6.94%) vMotion
5 2 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 58 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (37.50%) Citrix
3 20 (27.78%) VMware
4 10 (13.89%) Websense
4 10 (13.89%) Veeam
4 10 (13.89%) Symantec
5 2 (2.78%) Sophos
5 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) AppSense
6 1 (1.39%) Computacenter
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