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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 10 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 13.51% 9.84% 12.36%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 35.29% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Average salary £21,500 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.20% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 18.92% 27.87% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 14
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £49,600
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 3 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Dunstable

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) ITIL
3 14 (60.87%) Change Management
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) HP
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (43.48%) MS Visio
7 9 (39.13%) Banking
8 8 (34.78%) Wireless
8 8 (34.78%) Firewall
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco
8 8 (34.78%) HP NNM
8 8 (34.78%) RIP
8 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
8 8 (34.78%) VPN
8 8 (34.78%) SSL
8 8 (34.78%) CCNP
8 8 (34.78%) Juniper
8 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (34.78%) DWDM
8 8 (34.78%) MPLS
8 8 (34.78%) OSPF
8 8 (34.78%) BGP
8 8 (34.78%) Network Management
8 8 (34.78%) HSRP
9 7 (30.43%) Time Management
10 6 (26.09%) Network Design
10 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
10 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
1 10 (43.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) RIP
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
1 8 (34.78%) VPN
1 8 (34.78%) SSL
1 8 (34.78%) DWDM
1 8 (34.78%) MPLS
1 8 (34.78%) OSPF
1 8 (34.78%) BGP
1 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
1 8 (34.78%) Wireless
1 8 (34.78%) HSRP
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (26.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (13.04%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
4 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Customer Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Head of Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Head of Managed Services
5 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.35%) Account Executive
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Change Management
3 8 (34.78%) Network Management
4 7 (30.43%) Time Management
5 6 (26.09%) Network Design
6 5 (21.74%) Release Management
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.70%) Coaching
9 2 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
9 2 (8.70%) BPR
9 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (34.78%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.70%) PMP
3 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Tieto
5 2 (8.70%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) VocaLink