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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 47 48 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 61 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.13% 4.51% 2.53%
As % of the Applications category 37.65% 21.43% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 58 40 21
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,055 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £40,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
162 196 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.61% 21.03% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 180 109
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,583 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +18 41 £28,500 +7.54% 3
Gloucester +9 7 £23,500 -29.32% 2
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (60.19%) Microsoft
2 52 (50.49%) Windows
3 37 (35.92%) MS Excel
4 33 (32.04%) ERP
5 29 (28.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
6 28 (27.18%) Finance
7 25 (24.27%) SQL
8 21 (20.39%) Windows 7
8 21 (20.39%) Citrix
9 20 (19.42%) ITIL
10 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
10 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (14.56%) IIS
12 15 (14.56%) Client/Server
12 15 (14.56%) XenApp
13 14 (13.59%) Migration
14 13 (12.62%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (12.62%) VMware
14 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (12.62%) MS Exchange
15 10 (9.71%) Aerospace
15 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
16 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
16 9 (8.74%) COM
16 9 (8.74%) Firewall
16 9 (8.74%) Data Modelling
16 9 (8.74%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (8.74%) Data Protection

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (14.56%) IIS
2 13 (12.62%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.88%) NetWeaver
5 3 (2.91%) Lync
6 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (35.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.97%) SAP SM
2 1 (0.97%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) LAN
2 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.83%) DHCP
3 6 (5.83%) DNS
4 4 (3.88%) FTP
4 4 (3.88%) WAN
5 3 (2.91%) VPN
6 2 (1.94%) VoIP
6 2 (1.94%) SAN
6 2 (1.94%) Internet
6 2 (1.94%) Wireless
6 2 (1.94%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.97%) VLAN
7 1 (0.97%) RFID
7 1 (0.97%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.97%) MS Access
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) ClearQuest
1 5 (4.85%) MSI
1 5 (4.85%) InstallShield
1 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (27.18%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Aerospace
3 9 (8.74%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) French Language
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (52.43%) Analyst
2 29 (28.16%) Support Analyst
3 14 (13.59%) Systems Support
4 13 (12.62%) Systems Analyst
5 12 (11.65%) Systems Support Analyst
6 11 (10.68%) Administrator
7 10 (9.71%) Business Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) DBA
8 9 (8.74%) SQL DBA
9 8 (7.77%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.77%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (7.77%) Service Analyst
10 7 (6.80%) Desktop Support
11 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (5.83%) Help Desk Support
12 5 (4.85%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (4.85%) SQL Server DBA
12 5 (4.85%) IT Administrator
12 5 (4.85%) SAP Analyst
13 4 (3.88%) Help Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) COM
2 6 (5.83%) .NET
3 5 (4.85%) HTML
4 4 (3.88%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (3.88%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.97%) Ajax
5 1 (0.97%) jQuery
5 1 (0.97%) HTML5
5 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.97%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.56%) Client/Server
3 9 (8.74%) N-Tier
3 9 (8.74%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.85%) CMDB
4 5 (4.85%) Clustering
5 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.94%) EPoS
6 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.97%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.49%) Windows
2 29 (28.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (20.39%) Windows 7
4 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.83%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.91%) Linux
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.04%) ERP
2 20 (19.42%) ITIL
3 14 (13.59%) Migration
4 13 (12.62%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (8.74%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (8.74%) Data Protection
5 9 (8.74%) Data Modelling
5 9 (8.74%) Time Management
5 9 (8.74%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (7.77%) Service Management
7 7 (6.80%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.83%) Project Management
9 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.85%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.85%) CRM
9 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (3.88%) Software Licensing
11 3 (2.91%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.91%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (2.91%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.27%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.83%) Java
4 2 (1.94%) C++
4 2 (1.94%) VBA
5 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.97%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.94%) MCSE
5 1 (0.97%) CCNA
5 1 (0.97%) CCA
5 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.97%) MCTS
5 1 (0.97%) MCITP
5 1 (0.97%) MCP
5 1 (0.97%) CCENT
5 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.56%) XenApp
3 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) SCCM
2 4 (3.88%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.91%) SCOM
4 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 62 (60.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.39%) Citrix
3 13 (12.62%) VMware
4 8 (7.77%) Oracle
5 7 (6.80%) SAP
6 3 (2.91%) Informatica
7 2 (1.94%) Symantec
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco
7 2 (1.94%) Dell
7 2 (1.94%) Websense
7 2 (1.94%) Veeam
8 1 (0.97%) Syclo
8 1 (0.97%) Renesas
8 1 (0.97%) Freescale
8 1 (0.97%) Trustwave
8 1 (0.97%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.97%) Sophos
8 1 (0.97%) Apple
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