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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 11.86% 4.00% 31.82%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 23.73% 4.00% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

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 20 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Dunstable

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (50.00%) Change Management
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 4 (33.33%) RIP
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) DWDM
5 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 4 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
5 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) HSRP
2 4 (33.33%) RIP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) SSL
2 4 (33.33%) DWDM
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) OSPF
2 4 (33.33%) BGP
2 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (25.00%) PuTTY
3 3 (25.00%) WinSCP
3 3 (25.00%) FTP
3 3 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 4 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CCNP
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP NNM
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Juniper
1 6 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Civica