The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 4.76% - -
As % of the Applications category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
MS Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Applications Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 9.52% 20.59% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £40,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

MS Office
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the M4 Corridor region.

MS Office Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) AppSense