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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 11 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.31% 2.98% 5.08%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 22.58% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £26,500 £20,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.86% -32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £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
22 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 10.63% 13.19% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,250 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £72,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) IIS
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (58.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Wireless
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft