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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 34 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.56% 4.28% 7.62%
As % of the Applications category 38.20% 26.09% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 33
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £32,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
89 69 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.42% 16.39% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 71 61 87
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 24 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 29 (61.70%) Windows
3 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
4 16 (34.04%) Office 365
5 15 (31.91%) SQL
6 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
6 13 (27.66%) Windows 8
7 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
7 12 (25.53%) Degree
8 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
8 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.40%) C
8 11 (23.40%) ITIL
9 10 (21.28%) Windows XP
10 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
10 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
11 8 (17.02%) .NET
12 7 (14.89%) Java
12 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
12 7 (14.89%) Citrix
12 7 (14.89%) VMware
13 6 (12.77%) Scrum
13 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
13 6 (12.77%) Project Management
13 6 (12.77%) CSS
13 6 (12.77%) C#
13 6 (12.77%) VB
13 6 (12.77%) HTML

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SAN
2 3 (6.38%) DHCP
2 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.26%) ADSL
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Danish Language
3 2 (4.26%) French Language
3 2 (4.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Support Technician
4 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Technician
4 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 4 (8.51%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) IT Trainer
6 3 (6.38%) Change Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Trainer
6 3 (6.38%) Junior
6 3 (6.38%) PMO Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.51%) jQuery
3 4 (8.51%) HTML5
3 4 (8.51%) CSS3
4 2 (4.26%) JSON
4 2 (4.26%) J2EE
4 2 (4.26%) XML
4 2 (4.26%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
2 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
3 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.26%) Statistics
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows 8
3 10 (21.28%) Windows XP
4 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.77%) Android
6 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Vista
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
8 3 (6.38%) Linux
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
3 6 (12.77%) Project Management
3 6 (12.77%) Scrum
4 5 (10.64%) Line Management
4 5 (10.64%) Release Management
4 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
5 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.38%) Change Management
6 3 (6.38%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) UML
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.38%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) C
3 7 (14.89%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.77%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) VB
5 3 (6.38%) VBA
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MOS
3 2 (4.26%) MCTS
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.26%) MCP
3 2 (4.26%) MCSA
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.26%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.26%) vSphere
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Citrix
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.26%) Spiceworks
5 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) Tableau
6 1 (2.13%) ExactTarget
6 1 (2.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.13%) Cognos
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
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