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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.35% 2.12% 2.22%
As % of the Applications category 11.76% 24.00% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £30,750 £33,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,100 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,600 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
34 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.00% 8.83% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 37
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,356 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,900 £52,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 29 April 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Middlesex

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) PBX
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
7 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (16.67%) Email Filtering
7 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
7 2 (16.67%) XenApp
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (8.33%) Data Integration

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) GIMP
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) PBX
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (58.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 7 (58.33%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Database Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Author
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Architect
5 1 (8.33%) SAS Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Writer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Email Filtering
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) B2B
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Product Management
2 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy