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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 26 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.85% 8.73% 2.63%
As % of the Applications category 40.35% 43.02% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 13
Median salary £50,000 £31,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -28.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
57 86 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.45% 20.28% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 48 75 59
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,000 £52,500
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 29 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) Office 365
3 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
4 16 (41.03%) ITIL
4 16 (41.03%) Project Management
4 16 (41.03%) Advertising
5 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
6 14 (35.90%) VMware
7 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 12 (30.77%) Citrix
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (30.77%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) LDAP
8 12 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (30.77%) XenApp
8 12 (30.77%) XenDesktop
8 12 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (30.77%) Amazon S3
8 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (30.77%) Operations Management
8 12 (30.77%) SCCM
8 12 (30.77%) SCOM
8 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.64%) JIRA
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) 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 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Office 365
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon S3
2 12 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) LDAP
2 3 (7.69%) Intranet
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) VPN
3 2 (5.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) JIRA
2 8 (20.51%) ClearQuest
2 8 (20.51%) LoadRunner
3 7 (17.95%) HP UFT
3 7 (17.95%) JMeter
3 7 (17.95%) Selenium
3 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.56%) ProC
5 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 16 (41.03%) Advertising
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Citrix Specialist
3 11 (28.21%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Service Analyst
5 8 (20.51%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (17.95%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (17.95%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (17.95%) Unix Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) PMO Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Unix
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
1 16 (41.03%) Project Management
2 12 (30.77%) Operations Management
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (20.51%) Release Management
4 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
4 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
5 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.26%) BPMN
6 4 (10.26%) Use Case
6 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 3 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) Document Management
8 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.13%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) AWK
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) COBOL
4 1 (2.56%) Korn
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) sed
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (17.95%) Degree
3 7 (17.95%) HP ASE
3 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
4 6 (15.38%) ISEB
5 4 (10.26%) MCSE
6 2 (5.13%) APMP
7 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) XenApp
2 12 (30.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) SCCM
1 12 (30.77%) SCOM
2 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Citrix
4 7 (17.95%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (5.13%) Laserfiche
6 2 (5.13%) Planview
6 2 (5.13%) SAP
6 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com