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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 73 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 30 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.93% 5.14% 4.02%
As % of the Applications category 24.59% 29.45% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 26
Average salary £38,750 £28,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.39% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,700 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.33%
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
122 146 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.93% 17.46% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 109 127 70
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

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 September 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 September 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 -3 21 £37,500 +27.11% 2
Gloucester -17 5 £21,250 -15.00%
Cirencester - 1 £45,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 63 (64.95%) Microsoft
2 43 (44.33%) Windows
2 43 (44.33%) MS Excel
3 34 (35.05%) Finance
4 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (25.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
7 21 (21.65%) IIS
7 21 (21.65%) SQL
8 19 (19.59%) Change Management
8 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (18.56%) VMware
9 18 (18.56%) Project Management
10 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (15.46%) SCCM
11 15 (15.46%) PRINCE2
12 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
12 14 (14.43%) Active Directory
12 14 (14.43%) Firewall
13 13 (13.40%) Problem Management
14 12 (12.37%) MS PowerPoint
14 12 (12.37%) Client/Server
15 11 (11.34%) MS Exchange
15 11 (11.34%) Clustering
15 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (11.34%) Time Management
15 11 (11.34%) Data Protection
16 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
16 10 (10.31%) Service Management
16 10 (10.31%) Windows XP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (21.65%) IIS
2 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.34%) MS Exchange
3 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.19%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.09%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.09%) Lync
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (44.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) Firewall
2 8 (8.25%) Wireless
2 8 (8.25%) SAN
3 6 (6.19%) Internet
3 6 (6.19%) DNS
3 6 (6.19%) DHCP
3 6 (6.19%) NAS
4 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.15%) VPN
4 5 (5.15%) VoIP
5 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
5 4 (4.12%) Network Security
5 4 (4.12%) LAN
6 3 (3.09%) WAN
6 3 (3.09%) SMTP
6 3 (3.09%) IPv4
7 2 (2.06%) 3G
7 2 (2.06%) VLAN
7 2 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.06%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.03%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.03%) MS Access
5 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (3.09%) ClearQuest
1 3 (3.09%) MSI
1 3 (3.09%) InstallShield
1 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.06%) Selenium
3 1 (1.03%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (35.05%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Back Office
3 6 (6.19%) Advertising
4 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Publishing
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Analyst
2 9 (9.28%) DBA
2 9 (9.28%) SQL DBA
3 8 (8.25%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 8 (8.25%) Service Analyst
3 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.22%) Consultant
5 6 (6.19%) Account Manager
5 6 (6.19%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Recruitment Consultant
6 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Trainee
6 5 (5.15%) Trainee Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) Graduate
7 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.09%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) COM
2 4 (4.12%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) XML
3 2 (2.06%) Middleware
3 2 (2.06%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.03%) ODBC
4 1 (1.03%) CGI
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.37%) Client/Server
3 11 (11.34%) Clustering
4 9 (9.28%) N-Tier
5 8 (8.25%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (4.12%) GIS
6 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.09%) CMDB
7 3 (3.09%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.06%) PDA
8 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.03%) iSeries
9 1 (1.03%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.33%) Windows
2 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (25.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (10.31%) Windows XP
5 8 (8.25%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.22%) Mac OS X
7 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.15%) Windows Vista
8 5 (5.15%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.09%) Linux
9 3 (3.09%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.59%) Change Management
2 18 (18.56%) Project Management
3 15 (15.46%) PRINCE2
4 13 (13.40%) Problem Management
5 11 (11.34%) Time Management
5 11 (11.34%) Data Protection
6 10 (10.31%) ITIL
6 10 (10.31%) Service Management
6 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.28%) Migration
7 9 (9.28%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (8.25%) BCP
8 8 (8.25%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.22%) Business Continuity
9 7 (7.22%) Data Analysis
9 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) SQL
2 10 (10.31%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.09%) C#
3 3 (3.09%) Java
4 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.03%) PHP
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.03%) VB
4 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) ISEB
4 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) MCSE
5 2 (2.06%) APMG
5 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.06%) CCA
5 2 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) QA
3 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.25%) VMware ESX
3 8 (8.25%) vSphere
4 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.09%) XenApp
5 3 (3.09%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.09%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) SCOM
2 2 (2.06%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.06%) vMotion
3 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 63 (64.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.56%) VMware
3 8 (8.25%) Citrix
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco
6 4 (4.12%) Dell
7 3 (3.09%) Avaya
7 3 (3.09%) Cognos
7 3 (3.09%) ESRI
8 2 (2.06%) Symantec
8 2 (2.06%) Websense
8 2 (2.06%) Veeam
9 1 (1.03%) Splunk
9 1 (1.03%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.03%) Sage
9 1 (1.03%) IBM
9 1 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.03%) SAP
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