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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 18 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.62% 4.88% 6.60%
As % of the Applications category 20.93% 27.94% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 31
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £32,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £72,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
86 68 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.05% 17.48% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 114
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 27 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) ITIL
4 14 (38.89%) Windows
5 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 11 (30.56%) SQL
6 11 (30.56%) MS Visio
7 10 (27.78%) Scrum
7 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (25.00%) Degree
9 8 (22.22%) Service Management
9 8 (22.22%) Change Management
9 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 8 (22.22%) Project Management
10 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
10 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
10 7 (19.44%) Release Management
10 7 (19.44%) Office 365
10 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
11 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 6 (16.67%) VMware
11 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (13.89%) SCCM
12 5 (13.89%) Time Management
13 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
13 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (30.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Agresso
1 2 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) ADSL
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Danish Language
2 2 (5.56%) French Language
2 2 (5.56%) German Language
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Change Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Junior
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support
7 2 (5.56%) Junior IT Support
7 2 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Junior Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Junior IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) TM1 Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) J2EE
1 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) Qt
2 1 (2.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
2 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Android
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Scrum
3 8 (22.22%) Change Management
3 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Service Management
4 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) Release Management
5 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Time Management
7 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.56%) Test Management
9 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCTS
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.56%) DFS Replication
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) Cognos
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.78%) Tableau
6 1 (2.78%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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