The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 16 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 11 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.94% 20.49% 2.08%
As % of the Applications category 55.00% 75.76% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 2
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
West Sussex

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

Applications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 16.26% 27.05% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 7
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MS Office
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Gatwick

MS Office
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 14 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 14 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Spanish Language
3 5 (35.71%) French Language

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 14 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 14 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 9 (64.29%) Spanish Language
2 5 (35.71%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft