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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 1.72% 8.85% 9.90%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 41.67% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Average salary £29,000 £21,250 £29,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.47% -26.85%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
21 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 12.07% 21.24% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 14
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,250 £27,965
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 22 August 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
6 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) COM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Support Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Applications Support
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (10.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft