The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank - 12 12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - 6.82% 10.00%
As % of the Applications category - 25.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £22,500 £25,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
MS Office
North West

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

Applications Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 24.00% 27.27% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £27,000 £25,750 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.85% +1.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

MS Office
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Cumbria

MS Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) HNC
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (75.00%) CAD
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) PDM
2 3 (75.00%) Windchill
2 3 (75.00%) Teamcenter
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (75.00%) CAD
2 3 (75.00%) PDM
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) HNC
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware