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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.99% 4.50% 2.42%
As % of the Applications category 31.53% 31.93% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 10
Average salary £25,500 £23,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% -34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
111 119 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.83% 14.08% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82 99 125
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £21,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +5 28 £25,000 +14.02% 4
Poole +6 4 £25,500 -21.53%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (69.57%) Windows
1 32 (69.57%) MS Excel
2 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
5 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
6 12 (26.09%) VPN
6 12 (26.09%) Citrix
6 12 (26.09%) VMware
6 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (23.91%) Lync
7 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (21.74%) LAN
9 9 (19.57%) Migration
9 9 (19.57%) IPsec
9 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (19.57%) Mac OS
10 8 (17.39%) XenApp
10 8 (17.39%) Firewall
10 8 (17.39%) VLAN
10 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (15.22%) Cisco
11 7 (15.22%) C
11 7 (15.22%) MCP
11 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
12 6 (13.04%) ITIL
12 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
13 5 (10.87%) MCSE

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Lync
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) IIS
7 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (69.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) VPN
2 10 (21.74%) LAN
3 9 (19.57%) IPsec
4 8 (17.39%) VLAN
4 8 (17.39%) Firewall
5 3 (6.52%) Internet
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.17%) ADSL
7 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.35%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Support Technician
2 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (10.87%) Service Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) IT Support
4 3 (6.52%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (6.52%) Remote Desktop Support
5 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) HTML
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Handset
5 1 (2.17%) PDA
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (19.57%) Mac OS
6 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.52%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.17%) VMS
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Migration
2 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.52%) CAFM
4 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Time Management
4 3 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.52%) CRM
4 3 (6.52%) ERP
4 3 (6.52%) Service Management
4 3 (6.52%) Change Management
5 2 (4.35%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Data Management
5 2 (4.35%) Email Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) C
2 3 (6.52%) C#
2 3 (6.52%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) MCP
3 5 (10.87%) MCSE
4 3 (6.52%) HNC
4 3 (6.52%) MCDST
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) HND
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) XenApp
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Citrix
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) EMC
4 3 (6.52%) Avaya
4 3 (6.52%) Reuters
4 3 (6.52%) Bloomberg
4 3 (6.52%) Remedy
5 2 (4.35%) Adobe
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Veeam
5 2 (4.35%) Twitter
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Toshiba
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