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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South West / Dorset
Rank 57 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.55% 6.67% 6.19%
As % of the Applications category 12.07% 33.99% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 42 42
Median salary £27,500 £28,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £20,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,479 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,625 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-10.88% +6.89%

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
58 153 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.86% 19.62% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 55 123 130
Median salary £34,500 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Bournemouth -5 6 £26,750 -6.14% 2
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 2 (16.67%) IBM Domino
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp

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 2 (16.67%) IBM Domino
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) PDA
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Presales
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) HP
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