The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.02% 7.93% 4.04%
As % of the Applications category 21.62% 54.17% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
MS Office
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 13.96% 14.63% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 33
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

MS Office
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Farnborough

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) DHCP
6 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Time Management
6 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) VBScript
8 3 (15.00%) VB
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) CRM
8 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.00%) Remedy
8 3 (15.00%) Advertising
8 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (15.00%) Information Security
8 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Logistics

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (15.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Technician
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) PC Support
2 5 (25.00%) PC Support Technician
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Time Management
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) B2B
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) VBScript
2 3 (15.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Remedy
4 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus