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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 55 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 11 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.80% 3.64% 6.60%
As % of the Applications category 12.22% 26.80% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 33
Average salary £21,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £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 Dorset region.

Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
90 97 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.73% 13.59% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86 86 86
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £20,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -9 9 £21,000 -22.22% 1
Poole +6 1 £30,500 +19.60%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 34 (70.83%) MS Excel
3 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
4 26 (54.17%) SQL
5 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
6 24 (50.00%) .NET
6 24 (50.00%) C#
7 22 (45.83%) IIS
8 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
9 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (33.33%) MCSE
10 16 (33.33%) MCSA
11 8 (16.67%) VBA
12 7 (14.58%) WinForms
12 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
13 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
14 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
15 4 (8.33%) Validation
15 4 (8.33%) VMware
15 4 (8.33%) Marketing
15 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
15 4 (8.33%) ITIL
15 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
15 4 (8.33%) Project Management
15 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (8.33%) Time Management
15 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (45.83%) IIS
2 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (70.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) ADSL
4 1 (2.08%) VLAN
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Analyst
2 20 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 12 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) IT Support
8 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Systems Developer
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) WinForms
4 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (6.25%) FusionCharts
4 3 (6.25%) WPF
4 3 (6.25%) jQuery
4 3 (6.25%) Ajax
5 2 (4.17%) HTML
5 2 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (2.08%) CSS
6 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Replication
2 2 (4.17%) EPoS
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.08%) PDA
3 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) Validation
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL
1 4 (8.33%) Project Management
1 4 (8.33%) Time Management
1 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (6.25%) QMS
2 3 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (4.17%) Service Management
3 2 (4.17%) Change Management
3 2 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (4.17%) Data Management
3 2 (4.17%) Requirements Management
3 2 (4.17%) CRM
3 2 (4.17%) Product Management
3 2 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Manual Testing
3 2 (4.17%) Product Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) SQL
2 24 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (16.67%) VBA
4 3 (6.25%) C
4 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (33.33%) MCSE
2 16 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCDST
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) ISEB
4 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 3 (6.25%) Citrix
3 3 (6.25%) Telerik
4 2 (4.17%) EMC
4 2 (4.17%) Veeam
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.08%) Toshiba
Bournemouth
HFG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago