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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 28 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.31% 15.71% 5.59%
As % of the Applications category 17.86% 73.17% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £21,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £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
28 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 24.14% 21.47% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -26.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 29 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Office
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) French Language
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) ODBC
5 1 (16.67%) SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
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