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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 10 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.45% 6.54% 7.59%
As % of the Applications category 86.67% 35.71% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 12
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
30 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.13% 18.30% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 26
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £31,758
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 22 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
2 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 20 (58.82%) Windows
4 19 (55.88%) ITIL
5 17 (50.00%) Citrix
6 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
7 14 (41.18%) VoIP
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 14 (41.18%) Incident Management
7 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
9 11 (32.35%) Problem Management
9 11 (32.35%) Change Control
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 6 (17.65%) MCSA
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.65%) C#
10 6 (17.65%) C++
11 4 (11.76%) DHCP
11 4 (11.76%) DNS
11 4 (11.76%) Service Management
11 4 (11.76%) Degree
12 3 (8.82%) Image Processing
12 3 (8.82%) OpenCL
12 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
12 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (8.82%) CUDA
12 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
12 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Intranet
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Service Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) IT Support
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (2.94%) ICT Technician
8 1 (2.94%) IT Technician
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) OpenCL
1 3 (8.82%) WPF
1 3 (8.82%) OpenGL
1 3 (8.82%) DirectX
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) CUDA
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
4 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 14 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 11 (32.35%) Problem Management
3 11 (32.35%) Change Control
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Image Processing
6 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Document Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) MVVM
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C#
1 6 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (8.82%) XAML
3 2 (5.88%) C
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) MCSA
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Citrix
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Veritas
3 3 (8.82%) Symantec
3 3 (8.82%) Sophos
4 2 (5.88%) Pegasus
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
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