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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.13% 4.85% 7.72%
As % of the Applications category 60.53% 29.41% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 17
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £18,046 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.51%
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
38 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.43% 16.50% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 33
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Ipswich

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
1 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
4 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
5 12 (32.43%) Finance
6 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (27.03%) Line Management
7 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
9 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.92%) Citrix
9 7 (18.92%) QA
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
11 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.51%) Sage
11 5 (13.51%) Service Management
11 5 (13.51%) Office 365
11 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
12 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (10.81%) Resource Allocation
12 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
12 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
12 4 (10.81%) ISEB
12 4 (10.81%) SLA
13 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
13 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) IT Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Service Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Services Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (8.11%) Governance Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Governance Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Line Management
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Service Management
5 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.81%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Internal Audit
6 3 (8.11%) IT Governance
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Office Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
1 3 (8.11%) VB
2 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCDST
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Citrix
3 5 (13.51%) Sage
4 2 (5.41%) Anaplan