The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 18 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.32% 4.71% 6.36%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 36.73% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 18
Average salary £31,500 £27,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -1.66%
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 Middlesex region.

Applications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
54 49 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.95% 12.83% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 86
Average salary £43,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.87% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS Office
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Middlesex

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Middlesex

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
6 10 (32.26%) WAN
7 9 (29.03%) DHCP
7 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
7 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
7 9 (29.03%) DNS
8 8 (25.81%) LAN
9 7 (22.58%) MS Project
9 7 (22.58%) VPN
9 7 (22.58%) ISEB
9 7 (22.58%) ClearQuest
9 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
9 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
11 5 (16.13%) VoIP
11 5 (16.13%) MPLS
11 5 (16.13%) FMCG
11 5 (16.13%) Lync
11 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (12.90%) SCCM
12 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (12.90%) Firewall

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Lync
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (22.58%) MS Project
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.23%) InDesign
4 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) WAN
2 9 (29.03%) DHCP
2 9 (29.03%) DNS
3 8 (25.81%) LAN
4 7 (22.58%) VPN
5 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.13%) VoIP
6 5 (16.13%) MPLS
7 4 (12.90%) SAN
7 4 (12.90%) Firewall
8 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (9.68%) OSPF
8 3 (9.68%) RIP
9 2 (6.45%) Wireless
9 2 (6.45%) VLAN
9 2 (6.45%) Network Security
10 1 (3.23%) ATM
10 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) XML
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) XSD
2 1 (3.23%) Flash
2 1 (3.23%) XHTML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) FMCG
2 3 (9.68%) Handset
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) BCP
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Content Management
5 1 (3.23%) SEO
5 1 (3.23%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ISEB
1 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Aruba
4 3 (9.68%) Juniper
4 3 (9.68%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 2 (6.45%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Adobe
Middlesex
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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