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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 62 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.13% 3.67% 3.41%
As % of the Applications category 14.77% 25.78% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 15
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
88 128 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.43% 14.25% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 72 111 105
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £49,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -8 7 £22,500 +2.27% 7
Poole +16 2 £30,500 +32.60%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 23 (67.65%) MS Excel
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (61.76%) Windows
4 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 9 (26.47%) .NET
6 9 (26.47%) C#
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
8 7 (20.59%) IIS
9 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
10 5 (14.71%) Cisco
10 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 5 (14.71%) MCSE
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) MCP
10 5 (14.71%) C
10 5 (14.71%) VBA
10 5 (14.71%) VMware
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (11.76%) WinForms
11 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.76%) Marketing
11 4 (11.76%) MCSA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (20.59%) IIS
1 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) Lync
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (67.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.88%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) ADSL
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.88%) LabVIEW
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) IT Support
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Developer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Content Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) WinForms
4 3 (8.82%) Ajax
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) WPF
4 3 (8.82%) jQuery
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (8.82%) FusionCharts
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Handset
3 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.94%) PDA
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.94%) Android
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) CRM
2 3 (8.82%) MVC
2 3 (8.82%) Project Management
2 3 (8.82%) Service Management
2 3 (8.82%) Change Management
2 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Time Management
3 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.88%) Data Management
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Email Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.94%) Business Development
4 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) C
3 5 (14.71%) VBA
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) MCP
2 5 (14.71%) MCSE
3 4 (11.76%) MCSA
4 3 (8.82%) HNC
4 3 (8.82%) MCDST
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) HND
5 2 (5.88%) ISEB
6 1 (2.94%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) Citrix
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Telerik
3 3 (8.82%) EMC
4 2 (5.88%) Veeam
4 2 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Avaya
5 1 (2.94%) Reuters
5 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.94%) Toshiba
5 1 (2.94%) Google
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, South
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago