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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 43 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.13% 4.83% 4.90%
As % of the Applications category 32.82% 34.62% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 29
Average salary £24,633 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.02% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
131 130 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.66% 13.96% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 97 110 100
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 23 £27,250 -14.84%
Kegworth - 18 £14,000 -
Hinckley +1 1 £19,000 -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 32 (55.17%) MS Excel
3 29 (50.00%) Windows
4 21 (36.21%) Banking
5 20 (34.48%) SLA
6 15 (25.86%) ITIL
7 14 (24.14%) International Banking
7 14 (24.14%) Degree
8 13 (22.41%) SQL
9 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
11 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (12.07%) Firewall
13 7 (12.07%) Finance
13 7 (12.07%) WAN
13 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
13 7 (12.07%) .NET
13 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (10.34%) Time Management
14 6 (10.34%) LAN
14 6 (10.34%) VMware
15 5 (8.62%) Oracle
15 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
15 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (8.62%) Spreadsheet
15 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
16 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
16 4 (6.90%) C

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (55.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.72%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
1 7 (12.07%) WAN
2 6 (10.34%) LAN
3 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) Internet
4 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.45%) CTI
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
6 1 (1.72%) SSH
6 1 (1.72%) VLAN
6 1 (1.72%) DHCP
6 1 (1.72%) Broadband
6 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (36.21%) Banking
2 14 (24.14%) International Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Service Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) MI Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Technician
6 2 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.45%) Incident Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Problem Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
1 7 (12.07%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) jQuery
3 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) EDI
4 1 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) CSS3
4 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.90%) Solaris
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) ITIL
2 6 (10.34%) Time Management
3 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.90%) Service Management
3 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.45%) Line Management
5 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.45%) Coaching
5 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.45%) Project Management
5 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.72%) Change Management
6 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.90%) C
3 4 (6.90%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) VBA
4 3 (5.17%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (1.72%) MCDST
4 1 (1.72%) PMP
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.72%) HND
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (34.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) WSUS
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) VMware
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
4 4 (6.90%) Sybase
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Remedy
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.72%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.72%) Google
6 1 (1.72%) Avaya
6 1 (1.72%) Veritas
6 1 (1.72%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) Cognos
Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago