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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 63 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 15 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.46% 1.90% 5.51%
As % of the Applications category 24.19% 19.64% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 14
Average salary £25,383 £32,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.67% -39.04%
UK excluding London average 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
62 56 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.29% 9.67% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 73
Average salary £27,750 £35,000 £32,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.71% +8.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,050 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 3 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leicester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) ITIL
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) SLA
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (18.75%) Time Management
7 5 (15.63%) Firewall
7 5 (15.63%) Finance
7 5 (15.63%) C
7 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.50%) LAN
8 4 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (12.50%) Solaris
8 4 (12.50%) Service Management
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
8 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.50%) Marketing
9 3 (9.38%) Google
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (6.25%) PowerPivot
4 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Primavera
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 3 (9.38%) Publishing
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) PPC Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) PPC Manager
3 3 (9.38%) PPC Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) PPC Executive
4 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Graduate
5 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) EDI
1 1 (3.13%) jQuery
1 1 (3.13%) HTML5
1 1 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Time Management
3 4 (12.50%) Service Management
3 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Line Management
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) People Management
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCDST
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Google
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
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