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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.83% 2.34% 5.70%
As % of the Applications category 29.41% 12.40% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 27
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £17,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
119 129 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.44% 18.83% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 103 103 132
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +11 20 £21,850 -32.76% 2
Poole +9 7 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 45 (67.16%) Windows
2 44 (65.67%) MS Excel
3 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
4 22 (32.84%) Active Directory
5 20 (29.85%) Windows 7
6 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
6 19 (28.36%) SQL
7 16 (23.88%) VMware
7 16 (23.88%) Degree
8 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
8 12 (17.91%) Cisco
8 12 (17.91%) Project Management
9 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (16.42%) Firewall
10 10 (14.93%) MCSA
10 10 (14.93%) LAN
10 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (11.94%) Time Management
11 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (11.94%) SAN
11 8 (11.94%) Citrix
12 7 (10.45%) Intranet
12 7 (10.45%) DNS
12 7 (10.45%) WAN
12 7 (10.45%) DHCP
12 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.45%) MCP
12 7 (10.45%) MCSE
12 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.46%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.48%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) Drupal
6 2 (2.99%) Lync
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (65.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (7.46%) MS Project
4 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.49%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (4.48%) Visualfiles
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) Firewall
2 10 (14.93%) LAN
3 8 (11.94%) SAN
4 7 (10.45%) Intranet
4 7 (10.45%) DNS
4 7 (10.45%) WAN
4 7 (10.45%) DHCP
4 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.48%) VPN
5 3 (4.48%) ADSL
5 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.48%) VLAN
6 2 (2.99%) IPsec
7 1 (1.49%) 3G
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) OLAP
2 4 (5.97%) MS Access
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.46%) Back Office
1 5 (7.46%) Electronics
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Service Analyst
3 11 (16.42%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.46%) Lead Tester
6 5 (7.46%) IT Support
6 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Tester
6 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Smartcard
1 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.97%) PDA
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) iPhone
4 1 (1.49%) iPad
4 1 (1.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 45 (67.16%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Windows 8
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.46%) Linux
7 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.99%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.49%) Android
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Project Management
2 8 (11.94%) Time Management
3 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
4 6 (8.96%) Manual Testing
4 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
4 6 (8.96%) Black-Box Testing
5 5 (7.46%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (7.46%) Data Management
5 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) ITIL
6 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.97%) Business Analytics
6 4 (5.97%) Analytics
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) VBA
3 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) PHP
5 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (14.93%) MCSA
4 7 (10.45%) MCP
4 7 (10.45%) MCSE
5 6 (8.96%) ISEB
5 6 (8.96%) MCITP
5 6 (8.96%) ISTQB
6 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.97%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.48%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.49%) MCTS
9 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (32.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) Firmware
4 3 (4.48%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.48%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (4.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.88%) VMware
3 12 (17.91%) Cisco
4 8 (11.94%) Citrix
5 5 (7.46%) Symantec
5 5 (7.46%) SonicWALL
5 5 (7.46%) EMC
5 5 (7.46%) Veeam
6 4 (5.97%) Hyperion
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle
6 4 (5.97%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.97%) Cognos
7 3 (4.48%) Avaya
7 3 (4.48%) HP
7 3 (4.48%) NetApp
7 3 (4.48%) Lotus
7 3 (4.48%) Sophos
7 3 (4.48%) Clearswift
7 3 (4.48%) Panasonic
8 2 (2.99%) Ab Initio
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Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Weymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago