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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 57 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.72% 5.56% 5.23%
As % of the Applications category 28.92% 33.33% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 19
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +60.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
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
83 117 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.42% 16.67% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 69 108 128
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 August 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 22 August 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
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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 +8 14 £40,000 +68.42% 2
Hinckley +8 3 £19,000 -
Lutterworth -21 2 £19,500 -51.25%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 1 - -
Loughborough -8 1 £40,000 +86.04%
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 25 (36.76%) Degree
3 22 (32.35%) Statistical Analysis
3 22 (32.35%) Mathematics
3 22 (32.35%) Customer Segmentation
4 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
5 17 (25.00%) Windows
6 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.76%) LAN
7 8 (11.76%) SQL
7 8 (11.76%) ITIL
8 7 (10.29%) Linux
8 7 (10.29%) IIS
8 7 (10.29%) WAN
8 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
9 6 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
9 6 (8.82%) SAN
9 6 (8.82%) .NET
9 6 (8.82%) Oracle
9 6 (8.82%) XML
9 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
9 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
9 6 (8.82%) Clustering
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Site Server
5 1 (1.47%) CMS
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) Drupal
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Line 500
1 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) PaaS
1 5 (7.35%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) LAN
2 7 (10.29%) WAN
3 6 (8.82%) SAN
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (5.88%) Firewall
5 4 (5.88%) Internet
6 3 (4.41%) Wireless
7 2 (2.94%) VPN
7 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.47%) Broadband
8 1 (1.47%) WLAN
8 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.47%) PABX
8 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Administrator
3 6 (8.82%) Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.88%) Resource Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.41%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.41%) IT Support
7 2 (2.94%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (2.94%) Junior Tester
7 2 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
1 6 (8.82%) XML
2 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 2 (2.94%) REST
3 2 (2.94%) LINQ
3 2 (2.94%) jQuery
3 2 (2.94%) JSON
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.94%) SOAP
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) Ajax
4 1 (1.47%) RESTful
4 1 (1.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.82%) Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) iPhone
4 2 (2.94%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.94%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.47%) DTV
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) PMI
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) HPUX
3 5 (7.35%) UNIX
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Statistical Analysis
1 22 (32.35%) Customer Segmentation
2 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
3 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.82%) Project Management
4 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.41%) Change Management
5 3 (4.41%) Web Development
6 2 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.94%) Manual Testing
6 2 (2.94%) Time Management
6 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.94%) Content Management
6 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.94%) TDD
6 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.47%) PowerHouse
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (36.76%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) MCP
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.47%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Apple
3 5 (7.35%) HP
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco
3 5 (7.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.41%) Google
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix
5 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec
6 1 (1.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.47%) Sophos
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Avaya
6 1 (1.47%) Sage
6 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.47%) Lotus
6 1 (1.47%) Trend Micro
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