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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 19 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.29% 4.01% 3.57%
As % of the Applications category 48.72% 33.33% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 12
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £20,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £47,500 £31,300
UK excluding London average salary £28,863 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -
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
39 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.91% 12.03% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 49
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 21 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Ipswich

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 9 (26.47%) Wireless
5 8 (23.53%) IPsec
5 8 (23.53%) BGP
5 8 (23.53%) EIGRP
5 8 (23.53%) TACACS
5 8 (23.53%) CCNA
5 8 (23.53%) WAN
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (23.53%) MPLS
5 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
5 8 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (23.53%) VLAN
5 8 (23.53%) Wireshark
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (23.53%) Cacti
5 8 (23.53%) Riverbed
5 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds
5 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (23.53%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (23.53%) DMVPN
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) SAS
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
2 8 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Wireless
2 8 (23.53%) IPsec
2 8 (23.53%) DMVPN
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (23.53%) WAN
2 8 (23.53%) MPLS
2 8 (23.53%) BGP
2 8 (23.53%) EIGRP
2 8 (23.53%) TACACS
2 8 (23.53%) VLAN
2 8 (23.53%) Wireshark
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (5.88%) SMTP
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) 3G
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Broadband
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Bugzilla
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
2 5 (14.71%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) IT Support
7 3 (8.82%) Support Technician
7 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) PDA
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Online Games
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) WAN Optimisation
1 8 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Load Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Security Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) CCNA
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Cacti
1 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Riverbed
2 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Sophos
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.94%) HP
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