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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 24 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.06% 8.71% 3.65%
As % of the Applications category 38.10% 38.89% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 15
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
63 90 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.91% 22.39% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 61
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £26,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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 30 April 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
4 16 (40.00%) ITIL
4 16 (40.00%) Office 365
5 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 13 (32.50%) Windows
6 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
7 12 (30.00%) Project Management
7 12 (30.00%) Advertising
8 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
9 10 (25.00%) VMware
10 9 (22.50%) Intranet
10 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
11 8 (20.00%) Citrix
11 8 (20.00%) MCSE
11 8 (20.00%) LDAP
11 8 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (20.00%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) Web Services
11 8 (20.00%) SCCM
11 8 (20.00%) SCOM
11 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (20.00%) XenApp
11 8 (20.00%) XenDesktop
11 8 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (20.00%) Amazon S3
11 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
3 7 (17.50%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (17.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.50%) Confluence
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Intranet
2 8 (20.00%) LDAP
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) ClearQuest
2 4 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) JMeter
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (30.00%) Advertising
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 7 (17.50%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Office 365 Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Release Manager
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Resource Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) CSS3
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) HTML5
2 4 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (7.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Private Cloud
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.00%) Unix
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) BPMN
5 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Release Management
5 4 (10.00%) SDLC
5 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.00%) Use Case
5 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Validation
5 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCSE
3 6 (15.00%) ISEB
4 4 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (7.50%) HP ASE
5 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (5.00%) APMP
7 1 (2.50%) HNC
7 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) NEBOSH
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.00%) XenApp
2 8 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) SCCM
1 8 (20.00%) SCOM
2 4 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) SAP
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.00%) Planview
7 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
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