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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 7.14% 7.69% 1.64%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 37.50% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 14.29% 20.51% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 21 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
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%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 PowerPoint
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 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Instructional Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense