The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.81% 7.19% 3.90%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 32.35% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £21,250 £25,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.45%
MS Office
Gloucestershire

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

Applications Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.22% 22.22% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 18
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £16,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £56,475
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

MS Office
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Gloucester

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Gloucester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) SCCM
6 7 (28.00%) Change Control
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (24.00%) IIS
7 6 (24.00%) SLA
7 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (24.00%) Clustering
7 6 (24.00%) Internet
7 6 (24.00%) SAN
7 6 (24.00%) Change Management
7 6 (24.00%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) NAS
7 6 (24.00%) vSphere
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (24.00%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
1 6 (24.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) WebEx
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (12.00%) GIS Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Graduate
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior
4 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) GIS
4 1 (4.00%) AS400
4 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (28.00%) Change Control
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Office Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VB
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) QA
3 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) vSphere
2 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) ESRI
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) IBM