The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.40% 2.76% 3.67%
As % of the Applications category 42.17% 20.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 9
Average salary £22,000 £26,250 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +8.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,250 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Suffolk

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

Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
83 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.55% 13.79% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 58 27 27
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MS Office
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Ipswich

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 61 (89.71%) Microsoft
2 44 (64.71%) MS Excel
3 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
5 28 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 26 (38.24%) MCP
7 24 (35.29%) Windows
7 24 (35.29%) Time Management
8 23 (33.82%) Telecoms
9 21 (30.88%) SQL
9 21 (30.88%) Windows XP
9 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
9 21 (30.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (29.41%) VPN
11 19 (27.94%) DNS
11 19 (27.94%) HP
11 19 (27.94%) Apple
11 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (27.94%) Sophos
11 19 (27.94%) DHCP
11 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (27.94%) MS PowerPoint
11 19 (27.94%) SonicWALL
12 18 (26.47%) Marketing
12 18 (26.47%) Degree
12 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
12 18 (26.47%) Broadband
13 17 (25.00%) Workflow
14 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (16.18%) Office 365

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 28 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 21 (30.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 19 (27.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.47%) MS Project
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) VPN
2 19 (27.94%) DNS
2 19 (27.94%) DHCP
3 18 (26.47%) Broadband
4 11 (16.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.47%) LAN
5 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Bugzilla
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
1 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (33.82%) Telecoms
2 18 (26.47%) Marketing
3 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Analyst
2 17 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Senior Manager
4 12 (17.65%) IT Support
5 10 (14.71%) Desktop Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Desktop Support
5 10 (14.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) Support Assistant
6 9 (13.24%) Help Desk Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) IT Support Assistant
6 9 (13.24%) IT Assistant
7 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Operations Manager
8 5 (7.35%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (7.35%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.24%) iPad
3 3 (4.41%) EPoS
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.47%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Windows XP
2 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
3 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Time Management
2 17 (25.00%) Workflow
3 7 (10.29%) Process Management
4 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
5 4 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (4.41%) Automated Testing
6 3 (4.41%) Line Management
7 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.47%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.47%) Project Management
8 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.47%) Change Management
8 1 (1.47%) SDLC
8 1 (1.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.47%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) MCP
2 18 (26.47%) Degree
3 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.88%) MCSE
4 4 (5.88%) CCNA
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 61 (89.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.94%) HP
2 19 (27.94%) SonicWALL
2 19 (27.94%) Apple
2 19 (27.94%) Sophos
3 10 (14.71%) Lotus
4 5 (7.35%) BT
4 5 (7.35%) Huawei
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