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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.50% 1.63% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 15.38% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £26,000 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.80% -21.76%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
12 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.00% 10.57% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 19
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

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 25 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Gloucester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
5 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 5 (29.41%) Office 365
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 4 (23.53%) ERP
8 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (23.53%) EPoS
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) Retail
9 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) MODAF
9 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
9 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
9 2 (11.76%) SAP
9 2 (11.76%) XenApp

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Principal Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EPoS
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) MODAF
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Email Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) VMware