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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 50 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.09% 5.20% 1.75%
As % of the Applications category 28.09% 31.01% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 7
Average salary £28,500 £34,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.17% +51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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
178 129 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.68% 16.78% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 134 119 75
Average salary £30,250 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.02% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +2 37 £28,500 -16.17% 1
Poole +16 6 £41,000 - 1
Weymouth 0 3 - -
Ferndown - 3 £21,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 81 (77.14%) Windows
2 63 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 53 (50.48%) Citrix
4 52 (49.52%) MS Excel
5 50 (47.62%) VMware
5 50 (47.62%) Windows 7
6 47 (44.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (43.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (42.86%) Mac OS
8 45 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 44 (41.90%) LAN
9 44 (41.90%) Firewall
10 43 (40.95%) MS Exchange
10 43 (40.95%) VLAN
10 43 (40.95%) Migration
10 43 (40.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 42 (40.00%) VPN
12 41 (39.05%) IPsec
13 40 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
13 40 (38.10%) XenApp
13 40 (38.10%) Skype for Business
14 38 (36.19%) Data Centre
15 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
16 12 (11.43%) Finance
17 11 (10.48%) Asset Management
18 10 (9.52%) Banking
18 10 (9.52%) Investment Banking
18 10 (9.52%) Project Management
18 10 (9.52%) Hedge funds
19 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 43 (40.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 43 (40.95%) MS Exchange
2 40 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
2 40 (38.10%) Skype for Business
3 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 52 (49.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (41.90%) Firewall
1 44 (41.90%) LAN
2 43 (40.95%) VLAN
3 42 (40.00%) VPN
4 41 (39.05%) IPsec
5 8 (7.62%) BGP
5 8 (7.62%) OSPF
6 4 (3.81%) WAN
7 3 (2.86%) SAN
7 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.90%) ADSL
8 2 (1.90%) DHCP
9 1 (0.95%) Internet
9 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) MySQL
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.95%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MSI
2 2 (1.90%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Banking
2 10 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 6 (5.71%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) French Language
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (40.00%) Analyst
2 24 (22.86%) Service Analyst
3 19 (18.10%) IT Engineer
3 19 (18.10%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (18.10%) Service Desk Engineer
4 16 (15.24%) Service Desk Technician
5 14 (13.33%) Senior IT Engineer
5 14 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 12 (11.43%) IT Technician
7 10 (9.52%) Applications Support
7 10 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (8.57%) Network Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
9 5 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Account Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Telesales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.52%) Hedge funds
3 6 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (1.90%) Statistics
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) iPhone
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (77.14%) Windows
2 50 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 47 (44.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (43.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (42.86%) Mac OS
6 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.90%) Linux
10 1 (0.95%) VMS
10 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.95%) Migration
2 11 (10.48%) Asset Management
3 10 (9.52%) Project Management
4 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.76%) Application Packaging
6 5 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.76%) Workflow
7 4 (3.81%) Telemarketing
8 3 (2.86%) Coaching
8 3 (2.86%) ITIL
8 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.90%) BCP
9 2 (1.90%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.90%) E-Procurement
9 2 (1.90%) ERP
9 2 (1.90%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.90%) ITIL V3
9 2 (1.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.86%) C
3 3 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (0.95%) Python
4 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.62%) Degree
3 5 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.90%) MCDST
4 2 (1.90%) MCP
4 2 (1.90%) MCSA
4 2 (1.90%) MCSE
5 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 63 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 45 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (38.10%) XenApp
4 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) Citrix
2 50 (47.62%) VMware
3 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (1.90%) Apple
5 2 (1.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco
6 1 (0.95%) Dell
6 1 (0.95%) Lotus
6 1 (0.95%) Remedy
6 1 (0.95%) Sage
Poole, Dorset
Codestone Solutions Ltd
Salary: Commission + pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago