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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 11 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.10% 4.69% 6.82%
As % of the Applications category 18.97% 37.21% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 8
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
58 43 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.34% 12.61% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £74,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Middlesex

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Line Management
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Hyperion
5 4 (23.53%) Informatica
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) UNIX

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) CA PPM
2 1 (5.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) AS400
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) OS/400
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
2 5 (29.41%) Line Management
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) ACTC
3 1 (5.88%) ACMT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Hyperion
2 4 (23.53%) Informatica
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.76%) NetScout
4 1 (5.88%) Planview
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Kerio