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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 15 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.91% 6.44% 3.90%
As % of the Applications category 31.91% 34.67% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 13
Median salary £50,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £22,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -
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
47 75 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.50% 18.56% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 61 61
Median salary £60,000 £38,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £23,950 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) Office 365
3 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 16 (42.11%) ITIL
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (42.11%) Project Management
3 16 (42.11%) Advertising
4 14 (36.84%) VMware
4 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
4 14 (36.84%) SQL
5 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
6 12 (31.58%) Citrix
6 12 (31.58%) LDAP
6 12 (31.58%) Web Services
6 12 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (31.58%) Operations Management
6 12 (31.58%) SCCM
6 12 (31.58%) SCOM
6 12 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (31.58%) XenApp
6 12 (31.58%) XenDesktop
6 12 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (31.58%) Amazon S3
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (26.32%) JIRA
8 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) Java

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) Office 365
2 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (31.58%) Amazon S3
2 12 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) JIRA
2 8 (21.05%) ClearQuest
2 8 (21.05%) LoadRunner
3 7 (18.42%) HP UFT
3 7 (18.42%) JMeter
3 7 (18.42%) Selenium
3 7 (18.42%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) ProC
5 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 16 (42.11%) Advertising
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Citrix Specialist
3 11 (28.95%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Service Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 7 (18.42%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (18.42%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (18.42%) Unix Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) PMO Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Release Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Resource Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Unix
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) ITIL
1 16 (42.11%) Project Management
2 12 (31.58%) Operations Management
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Release Management
4 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.53%) BPMN
6 4 (10.53%) Use Case
6 4 (10.53%) Validation
7 3 (7.89%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Document Management
8 2 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.26%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) AWK
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) COBOL
4 1 (2.63%) Korn
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) sed
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
3 7 (18.42%) HP ASE
3 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
4 6 (15.79%) ISEB
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) APMP
7 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (31.58%) XenApp
2 12 (31.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) SCCM
1 12 (31.58%) SCOM
2 8 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) Citrix
4 7 (18.42%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) Laserfiche
6 2 (5.26%) Planview
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com