The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.49% 7.03% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 17.65% 25.35% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 1
Average salary £20,400 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.30% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
MS Office
Kent

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

Applications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 71 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 19.77% 27.73% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 7
Average salary £31,000 £23,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.52% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,920 £18,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £64,000 £45,450
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 Maidstone

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

MS Office
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Maidstone

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
2 8 (50.00%) McAfee
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) SonicWALL
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Websense
3 7 (43.75%) Aruba
3 7 (43.75%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) Lumension
4 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) Legal
5 5 (31.25%) CCSA
5 5 (31.25%) JNCIA
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) Clearswift
5 5 (31.25%) CRM
5 5 (31.25%) SLA
5 5 (31.25%) Trend Micro

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Support
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) EPoS Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) EPoS Field Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) CCSA
3 5 (31.25%) JNCIA
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CCSP
5 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
5 2 (12.50%) CCSE
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) McAfee
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 7 (43.75%) SonicWALL
3 7 (43.75%) Websense
3 7 (43.75%) Aruba
3 7 (43.75%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) Lumension
4 5 (31.25%) Clearswift
4 5 (31.25%) Trend Micro
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
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