The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.12% 6.46% 10.20%
As % of the Applications category 38.89% 32.93% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 21
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
MS Office
South West

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

Applications Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
54 82 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 13.17% 19.62% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 44 73 36
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £20,920
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MS Office
Salary Trend in Devon

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Devon

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Devon

MS Office
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -6 16 £30,000 -14.28%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (72.34%) MS Excel
2 31 (65.96%) Windows
3 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
4 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 20 (42.55%) ITIL
5 12 (25.53%) C#
6 11 (23.40%) HTML
6 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.28%) SQL
7 10 (21.28%) Internet
8 9 (19.15%) Banking
8 9 (19.15%) Degree
8 9 (19.15%) Time Management
9 8 (17.02%) Bomgar
10 6 (12.77%) MVC
10 6 (12.77%) Java
10 6 (12.77%) C++
10 6 (12.77%) VB
10 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
10 6 (12.77%) .NET
10 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.64%) XML
11 5 (10.64%) XHTML
11 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
11 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
11 5 (10.64%) Games
11 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
11 5 (10.64%) Computer Science

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 34 (72.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) SPSS
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) SMTP
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) FTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) ADSL
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) WLAN
3 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.13%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Support Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Server Support
3 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (21.28%) Server Support Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Server Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Support
5 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.77%) Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Data Scientist
8 2 (4.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) .NET
3 5 (10.64%) XML
3 5 (10.64%) XHTML
4 4 (8.51%) HTML5
5 3 (6.38%) COM
6 2 (4.26%) CSS
6 2 (4.26%) Ajax
6 2 (4.26%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) Classic ASP
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.26%) Statistics
2 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Time Management
3 6 (12.77%) MVC
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
4 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
4 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Server Patching
5 4 (8.51%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) Analytics
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.13%) CRM
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.13%) Line Management
7 1 (2.13%) Coaching
7 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) C#
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) C++
4 6 (12.77%) VB
4 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.51%) Delphi
5 4 (8.51%) PHP
6 3 (6.38%) VBScript
7 2 (4.26%) R
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.51%) MCPD
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.13%) PMP
5 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.26%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Firmware
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) HP SIM
2 2 (4.26%) OpenView
3 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Bomgar
3 3 (6.38%) Citrix
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) EMC
4 1 (2.13%) Intel
4 1 (2.13%) Veeam
4 1 (2.13%) Teradici
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle