The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 44 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.26% 3.84% 3.76%
As % of the Applications category 29.93% 36.90% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 35
Average salary £28,250 £21,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.94% -38.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £16,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
MS Office
South West

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

Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
147 84 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.56% 10.40% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 128 66 102
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £19,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

MS Office
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 20 £29,500 +51.28% 8
Gloucester -6 11 £25,000 +56.25% 3
Tewkesbury +5 2 £21,750 +2.35%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 70 (64.22%) Microsoft
2 67 (61.47%) Windows
3 65 (59.63%) MS Excel
4 34 (31.19%) Windows 7
5 32 (29.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (29.36%) Windows XP
6 26 (23.85%) SQL
7 25 (22.94%) MS Exchange
7 25 (22.94%) Active Directory
8 23 (21.10%) Finance
9 22 (20.18%) ITIL
10 18 (16.51%) ERP
10 18 (16.51%) Windows 8
11 15 (13.76%) LAN
11 15 (13.76%) Citrix
12 14 (12.84%) WAN
12 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (11.93%) Degree
14 12 (11.01%) VMware
14 12 (11.01%) SLA
15 11 (10.09%) VPN
15 11 (10.09%) Internet
15 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (9.17%) Time Management
16 10 (9.17%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
16 10 (9.17%) DNS
16 10 (9.17%) DHCP
16 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (9.17%) HP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 25 (22.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.50%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.75%) CMS
6 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.83%) TeamSite
Applications
1 65 (59.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) LAN
2 14 (12.84%) WAN
3 11 (10.09%) VPN
3 11 (10.09%) Internet
4 10 (9.17%) DNS
4 10 (9.17%) DHCP
5 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
6 8 (7.34%) Firewall
7 6 (5.50%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (2.75%) VoIP
9 2 (1.83%) SAN
9 2 (1.83%) Network Security
10 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.83%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (1.83%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.34%) French Language
4 6 (5.50%) German Language
4 6 (5.50%) Italian Language
4 6 (5.50%) Spanish Language
4 6 (5.50%) Marketing
5 3 (2.75%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.75%) Retail
5 3 (2.75%) Billing
6 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (45.87%) Analyst
2 30 (27.52%) Support Analyst
3 18 (16.51%) IT Support
4 14 (12.84%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.84%) Help Desk Analyst
5 11 (10.09%) Systems Support
6 10 (9.17%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (8.26%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (8.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Systems Support Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Support Technician
9 7 (6.42%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Business Support Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Help Desk Technician
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate
11 5 (4.59%) Developer
11 5 (4.59%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.34%) HTML
2 3 (2.75%) .NET
2 3 (2.75%) CSS
3 2 (1.83%) Web Services
3 2 (1.83%) XML
4 1 (0.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.50%) EPoS
2 6 (5.50%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.75%) Firmware
4 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.92%) PMI
6 1 (0.92%) Handset
6 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 67 (61.47%) Windows
2 34 (31.19%) Windows 7
3 32 (29.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (29.36%) Windows XP
4 18 (16.51%) Windows 8
5 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.75%) Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) UNIX
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.18%) ITIL
2 18 (16.51%) ERP
3 10 (9.17%) Time Management
4 9 (8.26%) Project Management
5 8 (7.34%) Workflow
6 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.59%) Migration
9 4 (3.67%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.67%) CRM
9 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.75%) MODAF
10 3 (2.75%) Business Development
10 3 (2.75%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.75%) Data Analysis
10 3 (2.75%) SEO
10 3 (2.75%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) SQL
2 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.75%) VBA
3 3 (2.75%) C
3 3 (2.75%) C++
4 2 (1.83%) Java
5 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.92%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.42%) HND
5 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) MCP
7 1 (0.92%) HNC
7 1 (0.92%) MCSE
7 1 (0.92%) MCSA
7 1 (0.92%) ISEB
7 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.92%) MCITP
7 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (22.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.42%) XenApp
4 4 (3.67%) vSphere
5 3 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 70 (64.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.76%) Citrix
3 12 (11.01%) VMware
4 10 (9.17%) HP
5 9 (8.26%) Cisco
6 7 (6.42%) Oracle
7 3 (2.75%) Informatica
8 2 (1.83%) Sage
8 2 (1.83%) SAP
8 2 (1.83%) Symantec
8 2 (1.83%) Websense
8 2 (1.83%) Ektron
9 1 (0.92%) Trustwave
9 1 (0.92%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.92%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.92%) Mitel
9 1 (0.92%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.92%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.92%) Vizioncore
9 1 (0.92%) Dell
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