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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 20 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.37% 8.82% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 48.78% 40.54% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
41 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.06% 21.76% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 6
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £43,972
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -24.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,250 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Gloucester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
4 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) SCCM
5 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.88%) Change Control
6 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
6 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.75%) IIS
7 6 (18.75%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) SLA
7 6 (18.75%) SAN
7 6 (18.75%) Change Management
7 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
7 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 6 (18.75%) Clustering
7 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 6 (18.75%) vSphere
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (18.75%) NAS
7 6 (18.75%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (18.75%) Degree

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
3 6 (18.75%) IIS
3 6 (18.75%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) ArcGIS
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Project
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
1 6 (18.75%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
1 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Tester
3 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Tester
4 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Project Officer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) iSeries
3 2 (6.25%) AS400
3 2 (6.25%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.88%) Change Control
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Information Security
8 1 (3.13%) ITSM
8 1 (3.13%) ERP
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.25%) ESRI
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) Apple