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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.61% 5.28% 5.01%
As % of the Applications category 27.06% 28.57% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 25
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
85 63 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 24.43% 18.48% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 118
Average salary £44,000 £40,958 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% +4.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 2 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 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 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (52.00%) MS Excel
3 18 (36.00%) Windows
4 17 (34.00%) SQL
5 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (30.00%) ITIL
6 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
6 15 (30.00%) Degree
7 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
8 11 (22.00%) .NET
8 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 9 (18.00%) C#
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (18.00%) Windows XP
10 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (16.00%) Data Analysis
11 8 (16.00%) Service Management
11 8 (16.00%) Change Management
11 8 (16.00%) Finance
11 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (16.00%) Project Management
12 7 (14.00%) VMware
12 7 (14.00%) Cognos
12 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
12 7 (14.00%) Release Management
12 7 (14.00%) Office 365
12 7 (14.00%) Windows 8

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.00%) SAS
4 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Agresso
1 5 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) DHCP
2 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) ADSL
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) OSPF
4 1 (2.00%) BGP
4 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.00%) ATM
4 1 (2.00%) ISDN
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) OLAP
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Danish Language
3 2 (4.00%) French Language
3 2 (4.00%) German Language
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Change Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Cognos Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Developer
4 5 (10.00%) TM1 Developer
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Junior
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 2 (4.00%) Junior IT Support
7 2 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Desktop Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Junior Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.00%) Web Services
4 5 (10.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (8.00%) WCF
5 4 (8.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.00%) XSD
6 2 (4.00%) XSLT
6 2 (4.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (2.00%) Qt
7 1 (2.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.00%) SecurID
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (14.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (6.00%) Android
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) Scrum
3 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Change Management
4 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (16.00%) Project Management
4 8 (16.00%) Service Management
5 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.00%) Release Management
6 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.00%) Time Management
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) C#
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCTS
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 2 (4.00%) MCSA
3 2 (4.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) VCP4
4 1 (2.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
2 7 (14.00%) Cognos
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Avaya
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.00%) Spiceworks
8 1 (2.00%) Aruba
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas
8 1 (2.00%) Lotus
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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