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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 30 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.42% 1.53% 3.64%
As % of the Applications category 23.62% 9.62% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 22
Median salary £47,500 £21,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+126.19% -19.23%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
127 104 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.97% 15.95% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 107 95 75
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £20,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Poole - 27 £47,500 -
Bournemouth +5 2 £30,000 +42.85%
Dorchester - 1 £25,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 51 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 49 (57.65%) MS Excel
3 42 (49.41%) Windows
4 38 (44.71%) VPN
5 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
6 30 (35.29%) Citrix
7 28 (32.94%) VMware
8 27 (31.76%) Windows 7
9 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (28.24%) LAN
12 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
12 23 (27.06%) Firewall
12 23 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (25.88%) Mac OS
13 22 (25.88%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (25.88%) Migration
13 22 (25.88%) VLAN
14 21 (24.71%) TCP/IP
15 19 (22.35%) Wireless
15 19 (22.35%) IPsec
15 19 (22.35%) Skype for Business
15 19 (22.35%) XenApp
15 19 (22.35%) Exchange Server 2007
15 19 (22.35%) Data Centre
16 18 (21.18%) Driving Licence
16 18 (21.18%) Embedded Systems
16 18 (21.18%) RS-232
16 18 (21.18%) RS-485
16 18 (21.18%) NFC

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 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
2 22 (25.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (22.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (22.35%) Skype for Business
4 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 49 (57.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (44.71%) VPN
2 24 (28.24%) LAN
3 23 (27.06%) Firewall
4 22 (25.88%) VLAN
5 21 (24.71%) TCP/IP
6 19 (22.35%) IPsec
6 19 (22.35%) Wireless
7 18 (21.18%) Ethernet
7 18 (21.18%) NFC
7 18 (21.18%) RS-232
7 18 (21.18%) RS-485
8 8 (9.41%) BGP
8 8 (9.41%) OSPF
9 5 (5.88%) WAN
10 3 (3.53%) SAN
11 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.18%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 10 (11.76%) Banking
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
1 10 (11.76%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.35%) French Language
2 2 (2.35%) Legal
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (50.59%) Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) Systems Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Account Manager
3 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Internal Account Manager
3 11 (12.94%) Project Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Project Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Service Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Telesales Manager
4 10 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Network Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Design Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior IT Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Service Desk Technician
7 6 (7.06%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Data Centre
2 18 (21.18%) Driving Licence
2 18 (21.18%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (11.76%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.88%) User Experience
5 2 (2.35%) Statistics
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (49.41%) Windows
2 27 (31.76%) Windows 7
3 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (25.88%) Mac OS
6 8 (9.41%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Migration
2 18 (21.18%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.94%) Telemarketing
5 10 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.59%) Project Management
7 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.06%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) Application Packaging
9 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.88%) Workflow
10 2 (2.35%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.35%) E-Procurement
10 2 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.18%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.18%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.18%) ITIL
11 1 (1.18%) ITSM
11 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) SQL
2 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.18%) C
3 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.06%) Degree
3 5 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.35%) MCDST
5 1 (1.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (36.47%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (22.35%) XenApp
4 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (35.29%) Citrix
3 28 (32.94%) VMware
4 5 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (1.18%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (1.18%) Sage