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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 55 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 36 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.59% 1.93% 4.36%
As % of the Applications category 28.35% 13.89% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 19
Average salary £34,000 £21,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -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
127 72 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.20% 13.93% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 115 59 56
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +19.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,850 £44,450
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 27 February 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 February 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 -4 30 £34,000 +61.90% 1
Weymouth - 2 £45,000 - 1
Poole -17 1 - - 1
Dorchester - 1 £23,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 46 (68.66%) SQL
1 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
2 40 (59.70%) MS Excel
3 37 (55.22%) Windows
4 32 (47.76%) SQL Server
5 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
6 29 (43.28%) .NET
6 29 (43.28%) C#
7 24 (35.82%) IIS
7 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
8 19 (28.36%) MCSE
8 19 (28.36%) MCSA
8 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (22.39%) VBA
10 13 (19.40%) Project Management
11 10 (14.93%) WinForms
12 9 (13.43%) Degree
12 9 (13.43%) Time Management
13 7 (10.45%) Finance
14 6 (8.96%) Banking
14 6 (8.96%) Marketing
14 6 (8.96%) Investment Banking
15 5 (7.46%) Ajax
15 5 (7.46%) Data Management
15 5 (7.46%) Subversion
15 5 (7.46%) Telerik
15 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (7.46%) WPF
15 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (35.82%) IIS
2 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.99%) JBoss
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (59.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.97%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (5.97%) MS Project
3 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.99%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
2 3 (4.48%) WAN
3 2 (2.99%) VoIP
3 2 (2.99%) FTP
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) VLAN
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
4 1 (1.49%) IPsec
4 1 (1.49%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
4 1 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.46%) Subversion
2 3 (4.48%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.99%) JUnit
3 2 (2.99%) JMeter
4 1 (1.49%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
2 6 (8.96%) Investment Banking
2 6 (8.96%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Electronics
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Analyst
2 26 (38.81%) Support Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Applications Support
3 14 (20.90%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Analyst Developer
6 9 (13.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Systems Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Systems Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Principal Systems Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) SAP Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.28%) .NET
2 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (14.93%) WinForms
4 5 (7.46%) Ajax
4 5 (7.46%) WPF
4 5 (7.46%) jQuery
4 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (7.46%) FusionCharts
5 2 (2.99%) HTML
5 2 (2.99%) J2EE
5 2 (2.99%) Struts
5 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 2 (2.99%) Middleware
6 1 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
1 5 (7.46%) Replication
2 4 (5.97%) Smartcard
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) EPoS
5 1 (1.49%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (55.22%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Project Management
2 9 (13.43%) Time Management
3 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (7.46%) MVC
3 5 (7.46%) Validation
3 5 (7.46%) Data Management
3 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (5.97%) Migration
4 4 (5.97%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (5.97%) QMS
5 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.48%) Requirements Management
5 3 (4.48%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (4.48%) CRM
5 3 (4.48%) Line Management
6 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.99%) Coaching
6 2 (2.99%) Product Management
6 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) C#
3 15 (22.39%) VBA
4 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) Perl
5 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.99%) AWK
6 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) MCSE
1 19 (28.36%) MCSA
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.43%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) AAT
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Firmware
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Vendors
1 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Telerik
3 3 (4.48%) Ab Initio
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Informatica
4 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.99%) Remedy
4 2 (2.99%) Toshiba
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) VMware
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
BARCLAYS BANK PLC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Weymouth
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago