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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 10 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.24% 4.01% 5.65%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 29.17% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 21
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
45 48 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.56% 13.75% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 61
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 7 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Middlesex

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
4 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 6 (28.57%) DHCP
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (19.05%) Line Management
7 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 4 (19.05%) Citrix
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
7 4 (19.05%) Informatica
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Lync
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Open Workbench
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) CA PPM
2 1 (4.76%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) Intranet
6 1 (4.76%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.76%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) FMCG
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) AS400
2 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
2 4 (19.05%) Line Management
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) BCP
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ACTC
3 1 (4.76%) ACMT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
2 4 (19.05%) Informatica
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Mitel
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) NetScout
5 1 (4.76%) Planview
5 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Kerio
5 1 (4.76%) Aruba
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe