The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 25 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.58% 14.10% 10.19%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 56.41% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 11
Average salary £34,000 £26,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,450 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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 Colchester region.

Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
60 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.99% 25.00% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 19
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

MS Office
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Colchester

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 31 (75.61%) Windows
3 28 (68.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
5 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
6 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
6 21 (51.22%) Office 365
7 20 (48.78%) MCSA
8 18 (43.90%) Degree
9 16 (39.02%) Firewall
9 16 (39.02%) VMware
10 15 (36.59%) Hyper-V
10 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (34.15%) MCSE
11 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
12 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
12 13 (31.71%) Veeam
13 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
13 12 (29.27%) SonicWALL
13 12 (29.27%) MCITP
13 12 (29.27%) SAN
13 12 (29.27%) Driving Licence
14 11 (26.83%) ITIL
15 10 (24.39%) SQL
16 8 (19.51%) MCP
16 8 (19.51%) CRM
16 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
2 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.44%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 21 (51.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) SAN
3 8 (19.51%) Skype
4 7 (17.07%) VoIP
5 4 (9.76%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) DNS
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) FTP
7 1 (2.44%) IMAP
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.44%) NAS
7 1 (2.44%) POP3
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Law
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) French Language
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) IT Support
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Support Manager
4 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) IT Manager
4 8 (19.51%) Service Desk Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) IT Support Manager
5 7 (17.07%) IT Support Technician
5 7 (17.07%) IT Technician
5 7 (17.07%) Support Technician
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Manager
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Support
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Support Manager
6 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Service Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Service Support Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.44%) COM
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Driving Licence
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) Physics
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) CRM
2 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Coaching
5 4 (9.76%) Document Management
5 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
5 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.44%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (48.78%) MCSA
3 18 (43.90%) Degree
4 14 (34.15%) MCSE
5 12 (29.27%) MCITP
6 8 (19.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Hyper-V
2 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 1 (2.44%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 13 (31.71%) Veeam
4 12 (29.27%) SonicWALL
5 7 (17.07%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Adobe
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) Draytek
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.44%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.44%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.44%) Planview
7 1 (2.44%) Sage
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro
7 1 (2.44%) ZyXEL
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