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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 29 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.67% 3.80% 3.67%
As % of the Applications category 47.54% 16.88% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 15
Average salary £35,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.77% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,863 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -
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
61 77 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.33% 22.51% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 62
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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 20 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 22 (40.74%) C#
3 22 (40.74%) .NET
3 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 22 (40.74%) MS Excel
4 20 (37.04%) SQL
5 16 (29.63%) HTML
5 16 (29.63%) Visual Studio
6 14 (25.93%) XML
6 14 (25.93%) ITIL
7 13 (24.07%) MS Visio
7 13 (24.07%) Change Management
7 13 (24.07%) Degree
8 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (22.22%) Project Management
8 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
9 11 (20.37%) Finance
9 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (18.52%) Business Objects
10 10 (18.52%) Web Services
11 9 (16.67%) Windows
11 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 9 (16.67%) Service Management
12 8 (14.81%) VB6
12 8 (14.81%) IIS
12 8 (14.81%) VSS/SourceSafe

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.81%) IIS
3 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.70%) SAS
5 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (24.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Agresso
1 5 (9.26%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) WAN
1 3 (5.56%) DHCP
1 3 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) VoIP
2 2 (3.70%) xDSL
2 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
2 2 (3.70%) SMTP
2 2 (3.70%) ATM
2 2 (3.70%) ISDN
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) MPLS
2 2 (3.70%) OSPF
2 2 (3.70%) BGP
2 2 (3.70%) EIGRP
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Wireless
2 2 (3.70%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (14.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Change Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Business Manager
5 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Cognos Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Business Project Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Developer
6 5 (9.26%) TM1 Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Graduate
7 4 (7.41%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Desktop Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) .NET
1 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 16 (29.63%) HTML
3 14 (25.93%) XML
4 10 (18.52%) Web Services
5 6 (11.11%) WCF
5 6 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (7.41%) NHibernate
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (7.41%) CSS
7 2 (3.70%) Silverlight
7 2 (3.70%) XSD
7 2 (3.70%) XSLT
8 1 (1.85%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) SecurID
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
3 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 13 (24.07%) Change Management
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Project Management
4 9 (16.67%) Service Management
5 8 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 7 (12.96%) Release Management
7 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.26%) B2B
8 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Time Management
9 4 (7.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) C#
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) VB6
4 8 (14.81%) VB
4 8 (14.81%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Business Objects
3 7 (12.96%) Cognos
4 5 (9.26%) IBM
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Avaya
7 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 2 (3.70%) Veritas
7 2 (3.70%) Lotus
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.70%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) Websense
7 2 (3.70%) BT
7 2 (3.70%) 3Com
7 2 (3.70%) VMware
7 2 (3.70%) Brocade
7 2 (3.70%) SonicWALL
Luton, Bedfordshire
University of Bedfordshire
Salary: £32,277 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago