The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 8 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 13 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 23.64% 11.63% 39.74%
As % of the Applications category 92.86% 55.56% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 26
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
MS Office
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Applications Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 9 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 25.45% 20.93% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 31
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

MS Office
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Dunstable region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Dunstable

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Dunstable

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 24 (92.31%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) ITIL
3 16 (61.54%) PRINCE2
3 16 (61.54%) MS Visio
3 16 (61.54%) Change Management
4 15 (57.69%) SLA
4 15 (57.69%) HP
4 15 (57.69%) Service Delivery
5 14 (53.85%) RIP
5 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
5 14 (53.85%) VPN
5 14 (53.85%) SSL
5 14 (53.85%) Cisco
5 14 (53.85%) CCNP
5 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (53.85%) Juniper
5 14 (53.85%) PRINCE
5 14 (53.85%) DWDM
5 14 (53.85%) MPLS
5 14 (53.85%) OSPF
5 14 (53.85%) BGP
5 14 (53.85%) EIGRP
5 14 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (53.85%) Firewall
5 14 (53.85%) Wireless
5 14 (53.85%) Banking
5 14 (53.85%) HP NNM
5 14 (53.85%) Network Management
5 14 (53.85%) F5
5 14 (53.85%) Process Improvement

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Applications
1 16 (61.54%) MS Visio
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) RIP
1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 14 (53.85%) VPN
1 14 (53.85%) SSL
1 14 (53.85%) DWDM
1 14 (53.85%) MPLS
1 14 (53.85%) OSPF
1 14 (53.85%) BGP
1 14 (53.85%) EIGRP
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
1 14 (53.85%) Wireless
1 14 (53.85%) HSRP
2 8 (30.77%) PuTTY
2 8 (30.77%) WinSCP
2 8 (30.77%) FTP
2 8 (30.77%) SSH
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Toad
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
General
1 24 (92.31%) Finance
2 14 (53.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Network Specialist
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Environment Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Environment Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) UNIX
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) ITIL
2 16 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 16 (61.54%) Change Management
3 15 (57.69%) Service Delivery
4 14 (53.85%) Network Management
4 14 (53.85%) Process Improvement
4 14 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (53.85%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
1 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CCNP
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) HP NNM
2 8 (30.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) HP
2 14 (53.85%) Juniper
2 14 (53.85%) F5
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) SAP