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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 67 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 22 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.77% 3.53% 6.48%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 27.69% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 29
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
110 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.85% 12.75% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 100 53 56
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,950 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Bournemouth -12 20 £34,000 +30.76% 3
Poole -20 1 - -
Dorchester - 1 £23,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 42 (65.63%) Windows
3 39 (60.94%) MS Excel
3 39 (60.94%) SQL
4 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
5 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
6 30 (46.88%) .NET
6 30 (46.88%) C#
7 25 (39.06%) IIS
7 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
8 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (29.69%) MCSE
9 19 (29.69%) MCSA
10 11 (17.19%) VBA
11 10 (15.63%) WinForms
12 8 (12.50%) Project Management
13 7 (10.94%) Finance
13 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
14 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
14 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (9.38%) Marketing
14 6 (9.38%) Degree
15 5 (7.81%) Subversion
15 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (7.81%) Telerik
15 5 (7.81%) Ajax
15 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
15 5 (7.81%) jQuery

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 25 (39.06%) IIS
2 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.13%) JBoss
5 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 39 (60.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Project
2 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.13%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) LAN
2 4 (6.25%) WAN
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 2 (3.13%) VoIP
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) FTP
3 2 (3.13%) VLAN
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
4 1 (1.56%) IPsec
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.13%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Subversion
3 3 (4.69%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (3.13%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.13%) JUnit
4 2 (3.13%) JMeter
5 1 (1.56%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Analyst
2 26 (40.63%) Support Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Applications Support
3 14 (21.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (14.06%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Systems Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) IT Support
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.88%) .NET
2 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
3 10 (15.63%) WinForms
4 5 (7.81%) Ajax
4 5 (7.81%) WPF
4 5 (7.81%) jQuery
4 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (7.81%) FusionCharts
5 3 (4.69%) Web Services
6 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 2 (3.13%) Struts
6 2 (3.13%) J2EE
6 2 (3.13%) HTML
7 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Replication
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) EPoS
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) Handset
5 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Windows XP
2 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.13%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) Project Management
2 5 (7.81%) MVC
2 5 (7.81%) Validation
2 5 (7.81%) Time Management
2 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (6.25%) Line Management
3 4 (6.25%) QMS
3 4 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL
4 3 (4.69%) CRM
4 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
4 3 (4.69%) Requirements Management
4 3 (4.69%) Automated Testing
4 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (4.69%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (3.13%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.13%) Manual Testing
5 2 (3.13%) Product Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) SQL
2 30 (46.88%) C#
3 11 (17.19%) VBA
4 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.13%) Perl
5 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.13%) AWK
5 2 (3.13%) C
6 1 (1.56%) VB
6 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (29.69%) MCSE
2 19 (29.69%) MCSA
3 6 (9.38%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) AAT
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.56%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (1.56%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Telerik
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) Citrix
4 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.13%) Remedy
5 2 (3.13%) Toshiba
6 1 (1.56%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.56%) EMC
6 1 (1.56%) Informatica
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) Veeam
Bournemouth, Dorset
Candidate Source
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago