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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.11% 3.48% 1.86%
As % of the Applications category 64.81% 23.81% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 10
Median salary £31,250 £25,383 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.11% -20.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,250 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,950 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
54 63 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.06% 14.62% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 44
Median salary £33,000 £27,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,500 £27,765
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 July 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leicester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 61 (78.21%) Microsoft
2 55 (70.51%) MS Excel
3 54 (69.23%) Windows
4 49 (62.82%) Active Directory
5 26 (33.33%) SLA
6 23 (29.49%) Banking
6 23 (29.49%) International Banking
7 20 (25.64%) Degree
7 20 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (24.36%) Service Delivery
8 19 (24.36%) Oracle
9 17 (21.79%) ITIL
10 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
11 15 (19.23%) SQL
12 14 (17.95%) MS PowerPoint
12 14 (17.95%) Windows 8
13 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (16.67%) Citrix
14 12 (15.38%) Blackberry
14 12 (15.38%) VMware
14 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
15 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (14.10%) Migration
15 11 (14.10%) Finance
15 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (14.10%) VPN
15 11 (14.10%) Windows XP
16 10 (12.82%) Linux
16 10 (12.82%) Logistics

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.85%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (70.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.13%) MS Project
4 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) VPN
2 9 (11.54%) DNS
3 7 (8.97%) DHCP
4 6 (7.69%) LAN
5 5 (6.41%) Broadband
6 4 (5.13%) Internet
6 4 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (5.13%) VoIP
6 4 (5.13%) WAN
7 2 (2.56%) Intranet
7 2 (2.56%) Junos
7 2 (2.56%) Wireless
8 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.28%) Firewall
8 1 (1.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (3.85%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.56%) MS Access
4 2 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (29.49%) Banking
1 23 (29.49%) International Banking
2 11 (14.10%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Legal
4 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Analyst
2 24 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 20 (25.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Support Manager
7 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Junior
7 5 (6.41%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.85%) IT Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Business Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
1 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 3 (3.85%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.56%) CSS
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) PMI
3 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.28%) iPhone
4 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (69.23%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Windows 8
3 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
3 11 (14.10%) Windows XP
4 10 (12.82%) Linux
5 9 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.97%) Unix
6 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.85%) AIX
9 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.85%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (24.36%) Service Delivery
3 17 (21.79%) ITIL
4 11 (14.10%) Migration
5 10 (12.82%) Logistics
6 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.97%) Functional Testing
6 7 (8.97%) High Availability
6 7 (8.97%) Software Testing
6 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 6 (7.69%) Line Management
7 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.69%) Service Management
8 5 (6.41%) ERP
8 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.41%) Project Management
9 4 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) SQL
2 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.41%) VBA
3 3 (3.85%) C#
3 3 (3.85%) C++
3 3 (3.85%) Delphi
3 3 (3.85%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) Pascal
3 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.85%) VBScript
4 2 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.26%) MCSA
4 7 (8.97%) ISEB
4 7 (8.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.13%) MCP
6 3 (3.85%) MCAD
7 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (62.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) vSphere
3 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 61 (78.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle
3 13 (16.67%) Citrix
4 12 (15.38%) VMware
5 5 (6.41%) SAP
6 3 (3.85%) HP
6 3 (3.85%) Lotus
6 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.56%) Juniper
7 2 (2.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.28%) Dell
8 1 (1.28%) IronPort
8 1 (1.28%) RightFax
8 1 (1.28%) Samsung
8 1 (1.28%) Symantec