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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Essex / Colchester
Rank 37 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.11% 9.06% 13.50%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 38.98% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 22
Median salary £24,250 £34,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.67% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £27,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £55,000 £32,450
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

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
21 59 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 10.88% 23.23% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 56 43
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
3 8 (53.33%) Proofpoint
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
3 8 (53.33%) Mobile Computing
3 8 (53.33%) Clearswift
3 8 (53.33%) Nokia
3 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
3 8 (53.33%) Service Management
3 8 (53.33%) Process Management
3 8 (53.33%) ITSM
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
5 6 (40.00%) People Management
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (40.00%) iTunes
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Phone
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (40.00%) Apple
5 6 (40.00%) Smartphone
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management

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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) iTunes
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 4 (26.67%) OneDrive
2 4 (26.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (20.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 8
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) ITSM
1 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
1 8 (53.33%) Process Management
1 8 (53.33%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) People Management
3 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Clearswift
2 8 (53.33%) Nokia
2 8 (53.33%) Proofpoint
3 6 (40.00%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (6.67%) TOWER Software