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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 17 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.53% 1.61% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 54.84% 6.12% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 1
Average salary £41,000 £37,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.06% +86.25%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
31 49 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 26.50% 26.34% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 3
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Maidstone

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 23 (71.88%) Windows 7
4 20 (62.50%) Windows XP
5 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
5 19 (59.38%) Cisco
5 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (59.38%) Juniper
5 19 (59.38%) CheckPoint
5 19 (59.38%) Blue Coat
5 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (56.25%) F5
6 18 (56.25%) McAfee
6 18 (56.25%) Websense
6 18 (56.25%) Linux
7 17 (53.13%) Firewall
7 17 (53.13%) Aruba
7 17 (53.13%) Lumension
7 17 (53.13%) SonicWALL
8 14 (43.75%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (40.63%) LAN
9 13 (40.63%) WAN
10 10 (31.25%) CRM
10 10 (31.25%) CCNP
10 10 (31.25%) CCNA
10 10 (31.25%) Change Management
10 10 (31.25%) CCSE
11 9 (28.13%) JNCIA
11 9 (28.13%) JNCIS
11 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (53.13%) Firewall
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (40.63%) LAN
4 13 (40.63%) WAN
5 9 (28.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (28.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (28.13%) Internet
6 6 (18.75%) Network Security
7 5 (15.63%) BGP
7 5 (15.63%) OSPF
7 5 (15.63%) RIP
8 4 (12.50%) Wireless
9 2 (6.25%) SAN
9 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.25%) VPN
9 2 (6.25%) DNS
9 2 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Selenium
2 4 (12.50%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (15.63%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 8 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) IT Support
7 3 (9.38%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
1 3 (9.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows 7
3 20 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 18 (56.25%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) CRM
1 10 (31.25%) Change Management
2 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Network Design
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
5 3 (9.38%) System Testing
5 3 (9.38%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Logistics
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) VB
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (31.25%) CCNP
2 10 (31.25%) CCNA
2 10 (31.25%) CCSE
3 9 (28.13%) JNCIA
3 9 (28.13%) JNCIS
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) CCSA
4 4 (12.50%) CCSP
4 4 (12.50%) ISEB
4 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
2 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) Juniper
2 19 (59.38%) CheckPoint
2 19 (59.38%) Blue Coat
3 18 (56.25%) F5
3 18 (56.25%) McAfee
3 18 (56.25%) Websense
4 17 (53.13%) Aruba
4 17 (53.13%) Lumension
4 17 (53.13%) SonicWALL
5 8 (25.00%) Clearswift
5 8 (25.00%) Trend Micro
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) VMware
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