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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.85% 6.79% 7.96%
As % of the Applications category 31.75% 32.61% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 12
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,900 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £55,000 £25,300
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
63 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 27.88% 20.81% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 32
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 28 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Croydon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
4 19 (43.18%) ITIL
4 19 (43.18%) Windows 7
5 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 11 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 10 (22.73%) Lync
7 10 (22.73%) Windows XP
8 8 (18.18%) DHCP
8 8 (18.18%) DNS
9 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
9 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
9 7 (15.91%) Change Management
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (13.64%) Backup Exec
10 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (13.64%) VoIP
10 6 (13.64%) Veritas
10 6 (13.64%) Symantec
10 6 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (13.64%) Sophos
11 5 (11.36%) SQL
11 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
11 5 (11.36%) Law
11 5 (11.36%) E-Discovery
11 5 (11.36%) Analytics
12 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (9.09%) SCCM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.82%) MS Project
5 1 (2.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) DHCP
1 8 (18.18%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.64%) VoIP
4 4 (9.09%) Wireless
5 3 (6.82%) WAN
5 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
General
1 5 (11.36%) Law
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Service Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
4 10 (22.73%) IT Support
4 10 (22.73%) Support Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Support Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.55%) Support Manager
8 2 (4.55%) IT Support Manager
9 1 (2.27%) IT Technician
9 1 (2.27%) Programme Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (15.91%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.36%) E-Discovery
4 5 (11.36%) Analytics
5 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.27%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) ITSM
7 1 (2.27%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 6 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (4.55%) WSUS
4 1 (2.27%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Veritas
2 6 (13.64%) Symantec
2 6 (13.64%) Sophos
3 3 (6.82%) HP
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.55%) Apple
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) Novell
5 1 (2.27%) Peregrine
5 1 (2.27%) Lotus
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
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