The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 2.44% 7.14% 10.00%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £28,000 £26,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Kent

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

Applications Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 7.32% 21.43% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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 Folkestone

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

MS Office
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Folkestone

MS Office
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft