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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 12 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 5.94% 3.73% 10.87%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 18.75% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 17
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
32 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.84% 19.88% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 33
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 15 (53.57%) Time Management
2 14 (50.00%) Office 365
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 10 (35.71%) Degree
6 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.00%) HP
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
7 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 6 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (21.43%) SCCM
8 6 (21.43%) Planview
8 6 (21.43%) Resource Management
8 6 (21.43%) CRM
8 6 (21.43%) DHCP
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) ServiceNow
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
9 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.86%) German Language
9 5 (17.86%) Mac OS
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (14.29%) Veeam
10 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DHCP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) Skype
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) IMAP
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) POP3
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MS Access
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) German Language
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Coordinator
2 6 (21.43%) Resource Coordinator
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) IT Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Service Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.14%) BYOD
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (7.14%) Physics
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (17.86%) Mac OS
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Debian
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Time Management
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) CRM
3 6 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Resource Management
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
5 4 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) MCSA
3 4 (14.29%) MCSE
4 3 (10.71%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SmoothWall
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) Planview
4 5 (17.86%) ServiceNow
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 4 (14.29%) Veeam
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) SonicWALL
7 2 (7.14%) Clearswift
7 2 (7.14%) Nokia
7 2 (7.14%) Proofpoint
8 1 (3.57%) Acronis
8 1 (3.57%) Adobe
8 1 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (3.57%) Avaya
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.57%) Sage
8 1 (3.57%) Toshiba
8 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro