The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 14 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.40% 3.08% 4.42%
As % of the Applications category 22.95% 21.51% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 31
Median salary £36,250 £26,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.42% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,400 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,300 £33,700
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +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 Dorset region.

Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
61 93 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.45% 14.33% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 59 75 103
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,595 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -5 10 £47,500 +55.73%
Bournemouth -1 3 £23,500 +4.44%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 42 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 38 (82.61%) MS Excel
3 23 (50.00%) VPN
4 22 (47.83%) Wireless
4 22 (47.83%) Ethernet
4 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
4 22 (47.83%) Systems Analysis
4 22 (47.83%) NFC
4 22 (47.83%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (47.83%) RS-232
4 22 (47.83%) RS-485
4 22 (47.83%) Driving Licence
5 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
6 11 (23.91%) Telemarketing
7 9 (19.57%) Windows
8 7 (15.22%) Citrix
9 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
9 5 (10.87%) SQL
9 5 (10.87%) Finance
9 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
10 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
10 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
11 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
11 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (6.52%) ERP
11 3 (6.52%) XenApp
11 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
12 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (82.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) VPN
2 22 (47.83%) Ethernet
2 22 (47.83%) NFC
2 22 (47.83%) RS-232
2 22 (47.83%) RS-485
2 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 22 (47.83%) Wireless
3 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) IPsec
4 1 (2.17%) OSPF
4 1 (2.17%) VLAN
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Analyst
2 22 (47.83%) Systems Analyst
2 22 (47.83%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Account Manager
3 11 (23.91%) Design Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Internal Account Manager
3 11 (23.91%) Project Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Project Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Telesales Manager
4 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 4 (8.70%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) Graduate
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Driving Licence
1 22 (47.83%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Systems Analysis
2 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 11 (23.91%) Telemarketing
4 3 (6.52%) ERP
5 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Patch Management
5 2 (4.35%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) Web Development
6 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.35%) MCDST
2 2 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Apple
3 2 (4.35%) BMC
3 2 (4.35%) Remedy
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) HP