The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham 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 33 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.72% 4.24% 1.47%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 27.78% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £30,500 £25,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.60% -3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
MS Office
West Sussex

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

Applications Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 10.14% 15.25% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 14
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,575 £25,112 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

MS Office
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Horsham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VBScript
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) COM
6 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) COM
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Altiris