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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.02% 7.32% 3.34%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 39.47% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 11
Average salary £36,850 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.87% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £20,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £56,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -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
56 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.87% 18.54% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 67
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 3 September 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
3 19 (41.30%) C
3 19 (41.30%) Mathematics
4 17 (36.96%) SQL
5 16 (34.78%) Degree
6 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (30.43%) Office 365
8 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
8 13 (28.26%) HTML
8 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
9 12 (26.09%) .NET
9 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
9 12 (26.09%) CSS
9 12 (26.09%) C#
9 12 (26.09%) VB
9 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
10 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
10 11 (23.91%) Client/Server
11 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
11 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (19.57%) SDLC
12 7 (15.22%) HTML5
12 7 (15.22%) CSS3
12 7 (15.22%) jQuery
12 7 (15.22%) Citrix
12 7 (15.22%) Project Management
12 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
12 7 (15.22%) ITIL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) Confluence
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
3 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Intranet
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.17%) Telnet
4 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Lumira
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (10.87%) JIRA
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Toad
4 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.17%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Support Technician
2 9 (19.57%) Help Desk Support
2 9 (19.57%) Help Desk Technician
2 9 (19.57%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) PMO Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) AWS Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Trainer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Development Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Trainer
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.22%) jQuery
4 7 (15.22%) HTML5
4 7 (15.22%) CSS3
5 4 (8.70%) XML
6 3 (6.52%) Middleware
6 3 (6.52%) Ajax
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.91%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
3 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Vista
5 5 (10.87%) Android
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
5 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) UNIX
7 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
3 9 (19.57%) SDLC
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.04%) Time Management
6 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.87%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (10.87%) Line Management
6 5 (10.87%) UML
7 4 (8.70%) Release Management
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) CRM
9 2 (4.35%) Service Management
9 2 (4.35%) Change Management
9 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) C
2 17 (36.96%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) VB
3 12 (26.09%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.35%) MOS
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Citrix
3 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) ExactTarget
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Cognos
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + 20% Bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago