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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 17 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.23% 5.46% 4.37%
As % of the Applications category 19.54% 30.25% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 29
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £22,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £54,250 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -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
87 162 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.39% 18.06% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73 136 137
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,663
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Loughborough +7 8 £27,500 +6.28% 1
Leicester -4 3 £45,125 +28.92% 1
Hinckley +5 1 - -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 24 (55.81%) MS Excel
3 23 (53.49%) Windows
4 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
5 13 (30.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (27.91%) Firewall
6 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
6 12 (27.91%) VMware
6 12 (27.91%) WAN
6 12 (27.91%) Internet
6 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
7 11 (25.58%) LAN
7 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (20.93%) DNS
10 8 (18.60%) Citrix
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.60%) ITIL
10 8 (18.60%) XenApp
11 7 (16.28%) Office 365
12 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
12 6 (13.95%) SQL
12 6 (13.95%) MS Project
13 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
13 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.63%) Project Management
13 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
13 5 (11.63%) ITSM
13 5 (11.63%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) SAS
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (30.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (13.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) WAN
1 12 (27.91%) Internet
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) LAN
3 9 (20.93%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.33%) SSH
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Support Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Service Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Technical Support Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Technical Support
5 5 (11.63%) Resource Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Developer
7 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Network Support Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) Service Management
4 5 (11.63%) ITSM
4 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (2.33%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.33%) Line Management
7 1 (2.33%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.33%) Web Development
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) C++
3 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCP
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.60%) XenApp
4 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.33%) Lotus
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Sage
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