The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 38 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.22% 3.00% 1.29%
As % of the Applications category 30.89% 14.84% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 2
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £17,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £52,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
123 155 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.65% 20.21% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 105 116 62
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MS Office
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Dorset

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Dorset

MS Office
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Bournemouth +11 23 £22,000 -23.47% 3
Poole -3 12 £32,500 +44.44%
Ferndown - 3 £34,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 52 (85.25%) Windows
2 44 (72.13%) MS Excel
3 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
4 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
5 21 (34.43%) VMware
5 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
6 18 (29.51%) MS Exchange
6 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
7 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (26.23%) Firewall
9 15 (24.59%) LAN
9 15 (24.59%) Cisco
10 13 (21.31%) Citrix
11 12 (19.67%) MCSA
11 12 (19.67%) Degree
12 11 (18.03%) PDA
12 11 (18.03%) WAN
12 11 (18.03%) SQL
12 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (16.39%) DNS
14 9 (14.75%) Backup Exec
14 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (13.11%) Symantec
15 8 (13.11%) SAN
16 7 (11.48%) Blackberry
16 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
17 6 (9.84%) DHCP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 18 (29.51%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.84%) IBM Notes
3 6 (9.84%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (8.20%) IIS
5 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.92%) Lync
7 2 (3.28%) Drupal
7 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 44 (72.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Visualfiles
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) Firewall
2 15 (24.59%) LAN
3 11 (18.03%) WAN
4 10 (16.39%) DNS
5 8 (13.11%) SAN
6 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
7 6 (9.84%) DHCP
8 5 (8.20%) Intranet
8 5 (8.20%) VLAN
9 3 (4.92%) VPN
9 3 (4.92%) IPsec
9 3 (4.92%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.28%) ADSL
10 2 (3.28%) VoIP
11 1 (1.64%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.20%) Back Office
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) Service Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (9.84%) Test Leader
5 5 (8.20%) Lead Tester
5 5 (8.20%) IT Support
5 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Tester
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.92%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) PC Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) PDA
2 7 (11.48%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.92%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.28%) EPoS
5 1 (1.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) iPhone
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 52 (85.25%) Windows
2 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.20%) Linux
5 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.64%) Android
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
1 6 (9.84%) Manual Testing
1 6 (9.84%) Black-Box Testing
2 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
2 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.56%) Project Management
3 4 (6.56%) Time Management
4 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
4 3 (4.92%) ERP
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL
4 3 (4.92%) Migration
4 3 (4.92%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
5 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.28%) Web Development
5 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (19.67%) MCSA
2 12 (19.67%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) MCITP
3 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.84%) ISEB
3 6 (9.84%) MCSE
4 5 (8.20%) MCP
5 3 (4.92%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.92%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) BlackBerry Internet Service
3 3 (4.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (9.84%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
2 21 (34.43%) VMware
3 15 (24.59%) Cisco
4 13 (21.31%) Citrix
5 8 (13.11%) Symantec
6 6 (9.84%) Clearswift
6 6 (9.84%) Panasonic
6 6 (9.84%) Avaya
6 6 (9.84%) NetApp
6 6 (9.84%) Lotus
7 5 (8.20%) Veeam
7 5 (8.20%) EMC
7 5 (8.20%) SonicWALL
8 3 (4.92%) Sophos
8 3 (4.92%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Adobe
9 1 (1.64%) Apple
9 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
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Posted: 20 days ago