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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 58 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 67 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.59% 4.00% 2.05%
As % of the Applications category 42.14% 25.71% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 32 17
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
159 140 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.65% 15.54% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 132 129 116
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 +13 39 £31,500 +26.00% 3
Gloucester +25 12 £32,375 -2.63%
Cirencester +1 4 £38,750 +19.23% 3
Filton - 1 - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 84 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 68 (55.28%) Windows
3 42 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (31.71%) MS Excel
5 36 (29.27%) Active Directory
6 33 (26.83%) SQL
7 30 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (23.58%) Citrix
9 28 (22.76%) Finance
9 28 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (21.95%) ERP
11 26 (21.14%) SQL Server
12 22 (17.89%) IIS
12 22 (17.89%) Client/Server
13 21 (17.07%) MS Exchange
14 20 (16.26%) ITIL
14 20 (16.26%) XenApp
14 20 (16.26%) Windows 7
14 20 (16.26%) SCCM
14 20 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (15.45%) VMware
16 18 (14.63%) Firewall
17 17 (13.82%) Migration
18 16 (13.01%) Data Protection
18 16 (13.01%) Data Protection Act
18 16 (13.01%) Capacity Planning
18 16 (13.01%) COM
18 16 (13.01%) T-SQL
18 16 (13.01%) Data Modelling
18 16 (13.01%) N-Tier

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 22 (17.89%) IIS
2 21 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 11 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.13%) Lync
5 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.25%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.69%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.07%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.81%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) SAP SM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) Firewall
2 16 (13.01%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.32%) WAN
3 9 (7.32%) DHCP
3 9 (7.32%) LAN
3 9 (7.32%) DNS
4 8 (6.50%) SAN
4 8 (6.50%) Wireless
4 8 (6.50%) VPN
5 6 (4.88%) VLAN
5 6 (4.88%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.25%) FTP
7 3 (2.44%) VoIP
7 3 (2.44%) Network Security
7 3 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.63%) Internet
8 2 (1.63%) Broadband
9 1 (0.81%) PBX
9 1 (0.81%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) SQLite
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) ClearQuest
1 5 (4.07%) MSI
1 5 (4.07%) InstallShield
1 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.07%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.81%) Ant
General
1 28 (22.76%) Finance
2 13 (10.57%) Aerospace
3 10 (8.13%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.07%) Military
5 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (37.40%) Analyst
2 30 (24.39%) Support Analyst
3 16 (13.01%) DBA
3 16 (13.01%) SQL DBA
4 11 (8.94%) Administrator
5 10 (8.13%) SQL Server DBA
5 10 (8.13%) Systems Support
5 10 (8.13%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Systems Support Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Desktop Support
7 6 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.07%) Help Desk Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.07%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.01%) COM
2 9 (7.32%) HTML
3 8 (6.50%) .NET
4 4 (3.25%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (3.25%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.81%) Ajax
5 1 (0.81%) jQuery
5 1 (0.81%) HTML5
5 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (17.89%) Client/Server
3 16 (13.01%) N-Tier
3 16 (13.01%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (8.13%) Clustering
5 7 (5.69%) CMDB
6 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.07%) PDA
8 2 (1.63%) Wiki
8 2 (1.63%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.81%) iPhone
9 1 (0.81%) iSeries
9 1 (0.81%) AS400
9 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.81%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 68 (55.28%) Windows
2 42 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (16.26%) Windows 7
5 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.25%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.25%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.44%) Linux
8 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) ERP
2 20 (16.26%) ITIL
2 20 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (13.82%) Migration
4 16 (13.01%) Data Modelling
4 16 (13.01%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (13.01%) Data Protection
4 16 (13.01%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (9.76%) Time Management
6 10 (8.13%) Service Management
7 6 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (4.07%) Change Control
8 5 (4.07%) Project Management
8 5 (4.07%) CRM
8 5 (4.07%) Validation
9 4 (3.25%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.83%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.50%) Java
4 4 (3.25%) PHP
4 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.44%) C
6 1 (0.81%) C#
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) VB
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) Degree
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.69%) MCSE
4 6 (4.88%) CCA
4 6 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) VCP4
6 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) MCP
7 1 (0.81%) HNC
7 1 (0.81%) HND
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.81%) MCTS
7 1 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.81%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
1 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.26%) XenApp
3 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.32%) XenDesktop
5 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (6.50%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.44%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (16.26%) SCCM
2 9 (7.32%) SCOM
3 8 (6.50%) SCVMM
3 8 (6.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (6.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 84 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (23.58%) Citrix
3 19 (15.45%) VMware
4 8 (6.50%) Websense
4 8 (6.50%) Symantec
4 8 (6.50%) Veeam
5 7 (5.69%) Oracle
5 7 (5.69%) SAP
6 6 (4.88%) Apple
7 2 (1.63%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.63%) Sophos
7 2 (1.63%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Avaya
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) Dell
8 1 (0.81%) AppSense
8 1 (0.81%) Kaspersky
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cirencester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Superdry
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 19 days ago