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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 53 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.32% 4.12% 4.99%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 25.22% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 15
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +136.11%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
91 115 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.64% 16.34% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 110 120
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 +24 18 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Loughborough +2 3 £33,750 +56.97% 1
Hinckley - 2 £19,000 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 1 - -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
4 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 12 (21.43%) Finance
5 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (19.64%) LAN
7 10 (17.86%) WAN
8 9 (16.07%) SQL
8 9 (16.07%) ITIL
8 9 (16.07%) Degree
9 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 8 (14.29%) VMware
9 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
10 7 (12.50%) Oracle
10 7 (12.50%) IIS
10 7 (12.50%) Linux
10 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (12.50%) Firewall
10 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 6 (10.71%) .NET
11 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
11 6 (10.71%) XML
11 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.50%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.79%) SAS
5 1 (1.79%) Site Server
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.79%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Line 500
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 5 (8.93%) IaaS
2 5 (8.93%) PaaS
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) LAN
2 10 (17.86%) WAN
3 7 (12.50%) Firewall
4 6 (10.71%) SAN
4 6 (10.71%) Internet
5 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
7 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.79%) Broadband
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
8 1 (1.79%) PABX
8 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.79%) DNS
8 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Administrator
3 6 (10.71%) Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Resource Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) IT Support
6 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Junior Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
1 6 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (5.36%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) SOAP
3 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.57%) JSON
3 2 (3.57%) LINQ
3 2 (3.57%) jQuery
3 2 (3.57%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (1.79%) Ajax
4 1 (1.79%) RESTful
4 1 (1.79%) HTML5
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.93%) iPhone
4 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.79%) DTV
5 1 (1.79%) GIS
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) HPUX
3 5 (8.93%) UNIX
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.71%) Project Management
4 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 6 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (10.71%) Customer Segmentation
4 6 (10.71%) Software Licensing
5 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Web Development
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Time Management
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.57%) TDD
7 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) C#
2 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.57%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.79%) PowerHouse
4 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCP
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 16 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.36%) XenApp
5 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (8.93%) Apple
4 5 (8.93%) HP
4 5 (8.93%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) Citrix
6 3 (5.36%) Google
7 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) Remedy
8 1 (1.79%) Sophos
8 1 (1.79%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.79%) Lotus
8 1 (1.79%) Sage
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago