The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 10.99% 6.64% 6.35%
As % of the Applications category 47.62% 32.00% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 16
Average salary £32,750 £26,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.96% -42.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £33,800 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Applications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
42 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 23.08% 20.75% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 33
Average salary £43,750 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MS Office
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Croydon region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Croydon

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Croydon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 37 (86.05%) Windows
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 26 (60.47%) Citrix
4 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
5 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
5 20 (46.51%) SQL
6 19 (44.19%) VMware
7 16 (37.21%) ITIL
8 14 (32.56%) VoIP
8 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
9 13 (30.23%) Windows 8
10 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.58%) Windows XP
12 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle
13 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
14 7 (16.28%) CCNA
14 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (13.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (13.95%) DNS
15 6 (13.95%) SLA
15 6 (13.95%) DHCP
16 5 (11.63%) LAN
16 5 (11.63%) IIS
16 5 (11.63%) MCSE
16 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 4 (9.30%) Lync
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (9.30%) MS Project
4 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) VoIP
2 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.95%) DHCP
3 6 (13.95%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) LAN
5 4 (9.30%) WAN
5 4 (9.30%) VPN
6 3 (6.98%) SAN
7 2 (4.65%) Firewall
7 2 (4.65%) Wireless
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.33%) NAS
8 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.33%) ADSL
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 16 (37.21%) Support Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (13.95%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Service Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) PMO Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Programme Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Programme Office Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support
11 1 (2.33%) Junior
11 1 (2.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.63%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (86.05%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
3 13 (30.23%) Windows 8
4 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (25.58%) Windows XP
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
2 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
2 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
3 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Service Management
4 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.65%) Time Management
5 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) CCNA
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (11.63%) MCSE
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.63%) MCITP
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) MCTS
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (60.47%) Citrix
3 19 (44.19%) VMware
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) Veeam
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) MobileIron
6 2 (4.65%) Mitel
6 2 (4.65%) Juniper
6 2 (4.65%) Motorola
6 2 (4.65%) Remedy
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
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