The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 47 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 31 64 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.31% 6.72% 5.92%
As % of the Applications category 29.81% 42.38% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 35
Average salary £29,500 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.81% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
MS Office
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
104 151 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.46% 15.86% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 82 127 95
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

MS Office
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -14 18 £33,000 +3.12%
Kegworth - 7 £14,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £32,500 -
Hinckley +3 1 £19,000 -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
3 24 (48.98%) Windows
4 13 (26.53%) ITIL
5 12 (24.49%) SLA
6 10 (20.41%) Banking
7 9 (18.37%) WAN
7 9 (18.37%) SQL
7 9 (18.37%) Service Management
7 9 (18.37%) Firewall
8 8 (16.33%) LAN
8 8 (16.33%) Degree
9 7 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (14.29%) DNS
9 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 6 (12.24%) Internet
10 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
10 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.24%) Finance
10 6 (12.24%) VMware
10 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (10.20%) International Banking
11 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
11 5 (10.20%) ITSM
11 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
12 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) WAN
1 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) LAN
3 7 (14.29%) DNS
4 6 (12.24%) Internet
5 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.08%) CTI
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
7 1 (2.04%) Broadband
7 1 (2.04%) Wireless
7 1 (2.04%) SSH
7 1 (2.04%) VLAN
7 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.41%) Banking
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) International Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Publishing
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Service Management Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.16%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
1 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
4 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Service Management
3 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.20%) ITSM
5 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.16%) Time Management
6 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.08%) Coaching
7 2 (4.08%) MVC
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.04%) Logistics
8 1 (2.04%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) C
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) HND
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) PMP
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) XenApp
4 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) WSUS
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.04%) Avaya
5 1 (2.04%) Apple
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