The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 59 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.14% 7.24% 4.97%
As % of the Applications category 59.60% 36.26% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 54 27 12
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £61,500 £53,375
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
99 91 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.01% 19.96% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 73 81
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
Leicestershire

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 17 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leicester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 53 (59.55%) Degree
2 48 (53.93%) Finance
3 41 (46.07%) Mathematics
3 41 (46.07%) Statistical Analysis
3 41 (46.07%) Customer Segmentation
4 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
5 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
6 26 (29.21%) Windows
7 18 (20.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 17 (19.10%) Linux
8 17 (19.10%) ISO 9001
9 13 (14.61%) Project Management
9 13 (14.61%) TickIT
10 12 (13.48%) Change Management
10 12 (13.48%) Visual Studio
11 11 (12.36%) Logistics
12 10 (11.24%) MS Exchange
12 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
12 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (10.11%) SQL
14 8 (8.99%) .NET
14 8 (8.99%) C#
14 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET
14 8 (8.99%) Web Services
14 8 (8.99%) LAN
14 8 (8.99%) UML
14 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
14 8 (8.99%) Windows Mobile

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (11.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.49%) IIS
2 4 (4.49%) CMS
3 2 (2.25%) Lync
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Site Server
Applications
1 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
2 18 (20.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.12%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) PaaS
1 4 (4.49%) IaaS
2 3 (3.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.99%) LAN
3 7 (7.87%) WAN
4 6 (6.74%) Wireless
5 5 (5.62%) SAN
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.25%) DNS
8 2 (2.25%) DHCP
9 1 (1.12%) WLAN
9 1 (1.12%) Firewall
9 1 (1.12%) VPN
9 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.12%) PABX
9 1 (1.12%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) MySQL
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
1 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (53.93%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.25%) Automotive
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Analyst
2 13 (14.61%) Project Manager
3 7 (7.87%) Desktop Technician
4 5 (5.62%) Administrator
5 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (4.49%) Test Manager
5 4 (4.49%) IT Manager
5 4 (4.49%) .NET Project Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Integration Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Desktop Support
6 3 (3.37%) Bid Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Development Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Support Technician
7 2 (2.25%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (2.25%) Technical Manager
7 2 (2.25%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (2.25%) Senior Desktop Support
7 2 (2.25%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (2.25%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) .NET
1 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET
1 8 (8.99%) Web Services
2 7 (7.87%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.25%) WAP
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (46.07%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) Clustering
3 4 (4.49%) iPhone
4 3 (3.37%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.12%) PMI
5 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Windows
2 17 (19.10%) Linux
3 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.62%) UNIX
7 4 (4.49%) HPUX
8 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Statistical Analysis
1 41 (46.07%) Customer Segmentation
2 13 (14.61%) Project Management
3 12 (13.48%) Change Management
4 11 (12.36%) Logistics
5 8 (8.99%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.99%) UML
5 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.49%) Validation
7 4 (4.49%) Migration
7 4 (4.49%) Content Management
8 2 (2.25%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.25%) ITIL
9 1 (1.12%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.12%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) SQL
2 8 (8.99%) C#
3 4 (4.49%) PHP
4 2 (2.25%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (59.55%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (4.49%) HNC
3 4 (4.49%) MCSE
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.25%) ISEB
4 2 (2.25%) MCITP
4 2 (2.25%) MCP
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.12%) MCTS
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) ISO 9001
2 13 (14.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.37%) XenApp
3 3 (3.37%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Vendors
1 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Cisco
3 4 (4.49%) HP
3 4 (4.49%) Avaya
3 4 (4.49%) Apple
4 3 (3.37%) Citrix
5 1 (1.12%) CommVault
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe
5 1 (1.12%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) Facebook
5 1 (1.12%) Twitter
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