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 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 26 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 33 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 8.05% 5.79% 6.87%
As % of the Applications category 52.38% 25.88% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 19
Average salary £30,000 £33,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.77% -2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
63 85 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.37% 22.37% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 75 38
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £19,260 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 22 £32,000 -11.72% 2
Plymouth -3 3 £27,000 -18.79% 1
Newton Abbot +1 1 £37,500 +31.57%
Okehampton - 1 - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (74.00%) MS Excel
2 30 (60.00%) Windows
3 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.00%) ITIL
5 18 (36.00%) Finance
6 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (24.00%) SQL
7 12 (24.00%) C#
7 12 (24.00%) HTML
7 12 (24.00%) Degree
8 11 (22.00%) Internet
9 9 (18.00%) Time Management
10 8 (16.00%) Banking
11 7 (14.00%) Java
11 7 (14.00%) C++
11 7 (14.00%) Bomgar
12 6 (12.00%) VB
12 6 (12.00%) .NET
12 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (12.00%) MVC
13 5 (10.00%) Regression Testing
13 5 (10.00%) Games
13 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
13 5 (10.00%) XHTML
13 5 (10.00%) XML
13 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
13 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (10.00%) HTML5

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) SAS
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 37 (74.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) SPSS
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) SMTP
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) FTP
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) ADSL
3 1 (2.00%) VoIP
3 1 (2.00%) WLAN
3 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.00%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Games
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Support Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Server Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Server Support
4 8 (16.00%) Developer
5 7 (14.00%) IT Support
6 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 3 (6.00%) Data Scientist
8 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
3 5 (10.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) XHTML
3 5 (10.00%) HTML5
4 4 (8.00%) jQuery
5 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.00%) COM
6 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
6 2 (4.00%) Ajax
6 2 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.00%) Statistics
2 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Solaris
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Time Management
3 6 (12.00%) MVC
4 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Server Patching
5 4 (8.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) Analytics
7 2 (4.00%) Web Development
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) C#
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) C++
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 6 (12.00%) VB
5 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.00%) Delphi
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) VBScript
7 3 (6.00%) R
7 3 (6.00%) Python
7 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.00%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.00%) MCPD
4 3 (6.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Bomgar
3 3 (6.00%) Citrix
3 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Dell
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) Intel
5 1 (2.00%) Veeam
5 1 (2.00%) Teradici
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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