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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 19 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.40% 5.88% 3.45%
As % of the Applications category 28.79% 37.84% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 9
Average salary £27,500 £34,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% +48.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,046 £22,100 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
66 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.75% 15.55% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 53 28 35
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Ipswich

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
2 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 28 (60.87%) MS Excel
4 20 (43.48%) Windows
4 20 (43.48%) MCP
4 20 (43.48%) Hyper-V
5 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
6 17 (36.96%) Internet
7 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (30.43%) Time Management
8 13 (28.26%) Office 365
9 12 (26.09%) VPN
9 12 (26.09%) SQL
9 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (23.91%) DNS
11 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (17.39%) CCNA
11 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
11 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (15.22%) Sophos
12 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
12 7 (15.22%) HP
12 7 (15.22%) Apple
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (15.22%) DHCP
12 7 (15.22%) Degree
12 7 (15.22%) SonicWALL
13 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (13.04%) ITIL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.04%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.87%) MS Project
4 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) Internet
2 12 (26.09%) VPN
3 11 (23.91%) DNS
4 7 (15.22%) DHCP
5 5 (10.87%) Broadband
5 5 (10.87%) VoIP
6 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
6 4 (8.70%) SSL
6 4 (8.70%) HTTP
6 4 (8.70%) SMTP
6 4 (8.70%) DSL
6 4 (8.70%) Firewall
6 4 (8.70%) Wireless
6 4 (8.70%) IMAP
6 4 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) Support Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Help Desk Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) IT Support
6 6 (13.04%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (13.04%) Desktop Support
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Manager
7 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (8.70%) Project Officer
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Time Management
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL
3 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
3 5 (10.87%) Workflow
4 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Process Management
4 4 (8.70%) Software Licensing
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office Automation
7 1 (2.17%) Office Automation
7 1 (2.17%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) MCP
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.39%) CCNA
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (15.22%) Degree
5 4 (8.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 20 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) HP
2 7 (15.22%) SonicWALL
2 7 (15.22%) Apple
2 7 (15.22%) Sophos
3 6 (13.04%) Lotus
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Huawei
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust
Salary: £16,631 - £19,461 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago