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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 42 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 45 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.20% 3.91% 3.45%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 27.10% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 33
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
126 107 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.57% 14.44% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 112 89 97
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +10 26 £28,500 +46.15% 4
Gloucester +1 3 £42,500 +77.08% 3
Cirencester +17 2 £18,000 -48.57%
Tewkesbury -1 1 £25,500 +15.90%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 67 (61.47%) Microsoft
2 61 (55.96%) Windows
3 58 (53.21%) MS Excel
4 32 (29.36%) Windows 7
5 30 (27.52%) Windows XP
6 29 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (24.77%) MS Exchange
7 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
8 25 (22.94%) SQL
9 24 (22.02%) ERP
10 20 (18.35%) ITIL
10 20 (18.35%) Finance
11 16 (14.68%) Windows 8
12 15 (13.76%) LAN
13 14 (12.84%) Citrix
14 13 (11.93%) WAN
14 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (11.93%) Degree
15 12 (11.01%) Time Management
15 12 (11.01%) Mentoring
16 11 (10.09%) Internet
17 10 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (9.17%) VMware
17 10 (9.17%) DHCP
17 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
17 10 (9.17%) VPN
17 10 (9.17%) DNS
17 10 (9.17%) SLA
18 9 (8.26%) Cisco
18 9 (8.26%) HP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 27 (24.77%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.50%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.92%) CMS
Applications
1 58 (53.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.83%) MS Project
3 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP SM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.92%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) LAN
2 13 (11.93%) WAN
3 11 (10.09%) Internet
4 10 (9.17%) DHCP
4 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.17%) VPN
4 10 (9.17%) DNS
5 8 (7.34%) Firewall
6 6 (5.50%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (1.83%) Network Security
7 2 (1.83%) VoIP
8 1 (0.92%) RFID
8 1 (0.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.59%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.83%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.83%) PowerBuilder
General
1 20 (18.35%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) French Language
3 7 (6.42%) Aerospace
4 6 (5.50%) German Language
4 6 (5.50%) Italian Language
4 6 (5.50%) Spanish Language
5 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.75%) Marketing
6 3 (2.75%) Billing
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.92%) Front Office
8 1 (0.92%) Back Office
8 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (48.62%) Analyst
2 35 (32.11%) Support Analyst
3 17 (15.60%) IT Support
4 13 (11.93%) Systems Support
5 12 (11.01%) Help Desk Analyst
5 12 (11.01%) Systems Analyst
5 12 (11.01%) Business Analyst
6 11 (10.09%) Help Desk Support
6 11 (10.09%) Systems Support Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (8.26%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Support Technician
9 6 (5.50%) Help Desk Technician
9 6 (5.50%) Graduate
9 6 (5.50%) Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.59%) Administrator
10 5 (4.59%) IT Administrator
10 5 (4.59%) Business Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) HTML
2 2 (1.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.83%) CSS
2 2 (1.83%) Web Services
2 2 (1.83%) XML
3 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.92%) COM
3 1 (0.92%) Ajax
3 1 (0.92%) HTML5
3 1 (0.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.59%) EPoS
3 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.92%) Handset
6 1 (0.92%) PMI
6 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (55.96%) Windows
2 32 (29.36%) Windows 7
3 30 (27.52%) Windows XP
4 29 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.68%) Windows 8
6 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.59%) Linux
8 2 (1.83%) UNIX
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) ERP
2 20 (18.35%) ITIL
3 12 (11.01%) Time Management
3 12 (11.01%) Mentoring
4 8 (7.34%) Project Management
4 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.50%) Workflow
5 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (5.50%) Migration
5 6 (5.50%) Line Management
6 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.67%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.67%) CRM
7 4 (3.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.67%) Software Licensing
8 3 (2.75%) Email Management
8 3 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.75%) Service Management
8 3 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.94%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) C++
3 3 (2.75%) Java
3 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.83%) C
4 2 (1.83%) VBA
5 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.92%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.92%) VB
5 1 (0.92%) C#
5 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.42%) HND
4 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.92%) ISEB
6 1 (0.92%) MCP
6 1 (0.92%) HNC
6 1 (0.92%) MCSE
6 1 (0.92%) MCITP
6 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.42%) XenApp
4 3 (2.75%) vSphere
5 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.83%) Firmware
6 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) SCCM
1 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.92%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 67 (61.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.84%) Citrix
3 10 (9.17%) VMware
4 9 (8.26%) Cisco
4 9 (8.26%) HP
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle
6 3 (2.75%) Informatica
6 3 (2.75%) SAP
7 2 (1.83%) Sage
7 2 (1.83%) Websense
7 2 (1.83%) Symantec
8 1 (0.92%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.92%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.92%) Apple
8 1 (0.92%) Dell
8 1 (0.92%) Trustwave
8 1 (0.92%) Syclo
8 1 (0.92%) Renesas
8 1 (0.92%) Freescale
8 1 (0.92%) Vizioncore
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £28500 per annum - benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £000000 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ecclesiastical Insurance
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago