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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 16 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 9.52% 3.92% 5.77%
As % of the Applications category 47.06% 16.00% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 15
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £35,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
34 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 20.24% 24.51% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 41
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £47,500
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 31 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Croydon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 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 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
2 30 (83.33%) Windows
3 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
3 23 (63.89%) Citrix
4 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 20 (55.56%) VMware
5 18 (50.00%) SQL
6 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
7 14 (38.89%) VoIP
7 14 (38.89%) Windows 8
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (30.56%) ITIL
9 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
11 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (19.44%) CCNA
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (16.67%) DNS
14 6 (16.67%) SLA
14 6 (16.67%) DHCP
14 6 (16.67%) Oracle
14 6 (16.67%) IIS
14 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
15 5 (13.89%) Replication
15 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
15 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (11.11%) MS Project
4 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) VoIP
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (16.67%) DHCP
3 6 (16.67%) DNS
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
5 4 (11.11%) WAN
5 4 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) SAN
7 2 (5.56%) Firewall
7 2 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.78%) NAS
8 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.78%) ADSL
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 14 (38.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Programme Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.56%) Programme Office Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (2.78%) IT Trainer
9 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
1 5 (13.89%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows 8
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
2 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
2 5 (13.89%) Network Architecture
2 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) CCNA
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (13.89%) MCITP
3 5 (13.89%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
2 23 (63.89%) Citrix
3 20 (55.56%) VMware
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) Veeam
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.56%) Mitel
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) Motorola
6 2 (5.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
Croydon, Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
MOTT MACDONALD
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