The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 19 58 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.40% 9.98% 7.43%
As % of the Applications category 28.36% 56.86% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 53 27
Average salary £32,250 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.78% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
MS Office
Leicestershire

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

Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
67 102 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 15.51% 17.56% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 89 76
Average salary £28,428 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.85% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MS Office
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Leicester

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leicester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (54.55%) ITIL
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (18.18%) Time Management
7 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Service Management
7 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 4 (18.18%) C
7 4 (18.18%) LAN
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Solaris
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
8 2 (9.09%) DNS
8 2 (9.09%) Office 365

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) SSH
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 4 (18.18%) Service Management
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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