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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 31 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.28% 4.00% 14.50%
As % of the Applications category 39.39% 17.86% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 22
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +25.00%
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
33 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.94% 22.40% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 35
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 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £44,250 £72,000
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 23 July 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (71.43%) Time Management
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Office 365
4 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
4 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (28.57%) SCCM
6 6 (28.57%) Planview
6 6 (28.57%) Resource Management
6 6 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (28.57%) DHCP
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
7 5 (23.81%) German Language
7 5 (23.81%) Mac OS
7 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Security
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (19.05%) CRM
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle

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 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (4.76%) IMAP
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) POP3
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) German Language
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Coordinator
2 6 (28.57%) Resource Coordinator
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) IT Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Service Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Messaging Support
4 1 (4.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) BYOD
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Time Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (19.05%) Computer Security
5 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
6 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) ITSM
7 2 (9.52%) Process Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Change Control
8 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.76%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SmoothWall
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) HP
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Planview
3 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Clearswift
5 3 (14.29%) Nokia
5 3 (14.29%) Proofpoint
6 1 (4.76%) Acronis
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) AVG
6 1 (4.76%) Draytek
6 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
6 1 (4.76%) Synology
6 1 (4.76%) Toshiba
6 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) ZyXEL