The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 32 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.98% 3.18% 6.18%
As % of the Applications category 34.21% 16.42% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Bedfordshire

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

Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
76 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.47% 19.36% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 60
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £45,000 £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 Luton

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Luton

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 19 (48.72%) C#
3 19 (48.72%) .NET
4 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
5 11 (28.21%) Web Services
5 11 (28.21%) Project Management
6 10 (25.64%) XML
6 10 (25.64%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
6 10 (25.64%) IIS
7 9 (23.08%) ITIL
7 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 9 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (20.51%) Change Management
8 8 (20.51%) Finance
8 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
9 7 (17.95%) C++
9 7 (17.95%) VB
9 7 (17.95%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (17.95%) Business Objects
9 7 (17.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (17.95%) Windows
9 7 (17.95%) Telecoms

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (25.64%) IIS
2 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) Frame Relay
2 1 (2.56%) ATM
2 1 (2.56%) ISDN
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) SMTP
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) MPLS
2 1 (2.56%) OSPF
2 1 (2.56%) BGP
2 1 (2.56%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.56%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Business Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Business Project Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Change Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Project Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (5.13%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Services Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Problem Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
1 19 (48.72%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) Web Services
3 10 (25.64%) XML
3 10 (25.64%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
4 4 (10.26%) WCF
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (5.13%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (5.13%) XSD
5 2 (5.13%) XSLT
5 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) SecurID
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Project Management
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Change Management
3 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
4 5 (12.82%) B2B
5 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 4 (10.26%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.69%) Release Management
7 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.13%) High Availability
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.13%) B2C
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.13%) ERP
7 2 (5.13%) MVC
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
3 7 (17.95%) C++
3 7 (17.95%) VB
3 7 (17.95%) VB6
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) Brocade
3 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.56%) BT
3 1 (2.56%) 3Com
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Dell
3 1 (2.56%) Avaya
3 1 (2.56%) Juniper
3 1 (2.56%) Veritas
3 1 (2.56%) Lotus
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Websense
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec
3 1 (2.56%) F5
3 1 (2.56%) Aruba
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