The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 67 53 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.85% 4.91% 6.56%
As % of the Applications category 38.29% 30.11% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 54
Average salary £26,500 £29,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.16% +22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £19,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
175 176 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.27% 16.31% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 117 149 125
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,518 £23,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
Buckinghamshire

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 106 (81.54%) Microsoft
2 71 (54.62%) MS Excel
3 43 (33.08%) SQL
4 42 (32.31%) ITIL
5 36 (27.69%) Windows
6 34 (26.15%) Finance
7 30 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 24 (18.46%) Windows XP
9 21 (16.15%) Degree
10 20 (15.38%) Project Management
11 18 (13.85%) Windows 7
12 17 (13.08%) Computer Science
12 17 (13.08%) MS Visio
12 17 (13.08%) SLA
12 17 (13.08%) Active Directory
12 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
13 14 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
13 14 (10.77%) ITIL V3
14 13 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 13 (10.00%) MS Exchange
15 11 (8.46%) Risk Management
15 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (8.46%) SharePoint
16 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (7.69%) Retail
16 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (7.69%) SaaS
16 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (7.69%) SSADM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.85%) Lync
4 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.54%) Apache
5 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.77%) CICS
6 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 71 (54.62%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.08%) MS Visio
3 14 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (5.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.77%) SPSS
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) GoldMine
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.69%) SaaS
2 8 (6.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) Firewall
1 3 (2.31%) VPN
1 3 (2.31%) ADSL
1 3 (2.31%) LAN
1 3 (2.31%) WAN
1 3 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (2.31%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.92%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.15%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.31%) MySQL
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.54%) MS Access
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.77%) DB2
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.31%) Rational Rose
General
1 34 (26.15%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Retail
3 8 (6.15%) Military
3 8 (6.15%) Back Office
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.77%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.77%) French Language
5 1 (0.77%) German Language
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (22.31%) Analyst
2 20 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 17 (13.08%) Support Analyst
4 14 (10.77%) Team Leader
5 13 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 12 (9.23%) Support Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) 1st Line Support
7 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 10 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Help Desk Support
10 6 (4.62%) Implementation Specialist
10 6 (4.62%) Software Support Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.85%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Test Team Leader
11 5 (3.85%) Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) .NET
2 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.85%) CSS
2 5 (3.85%) HTML
2 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.08%) HTML5
3 4 (3.08%) jQuery
3 4 (3.08%) CSS3
3 4 (3.08%) Kendo UI
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.69%) E-Learning
2 10 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.31%) EPoS
3 3 (2.31%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.77%) PMI
5 1 (0.77%) Economics
5 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.69%) Windows
2 24 (18.46%) Windows XP
3 18 (13.85%) Windows 7
4 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.92%) Linux
7 6 (4.62%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.85%) UNIX
8 5 (3.85%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.31%) ITIL
2 30 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 20 (15.38%) Project Management
4 14 (10.77%) ITIL V3
5 13 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (8.46%) Risk Management
7 10 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.69%) SSADM
7 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.15%) Logistics
8 8 (6.15%) CRM
8 8 (6.15%) Workflow
8 8 (6.15%) Test Strategy
9 7 (5.38%) Supplier Management
10 6 (4.62%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.62%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.62%) PRINCE
10 6 (4.62%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.62%) Change Management
11 5 (3.85%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (33.08%) SQL
2 5 (3.85%) VB.NET
3 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.31%) C#
5 2 (1.54%) Java
5 2 (1.54%) VB
6 1 (0.77%) JCL
6 1 (0.77%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) Degree
2 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.92%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.15%) ISTQB
4 8 (6.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.62%) MCSE
6 5 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.08%) HND
7 4 (3.08%) MCP
7 4 (3.08%) PMP
8 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.31%) MCTS
8 3 (2.31%) MCITP
9 2 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.77%) CCVP
10 1 (0.77%) ECDL
10 1 (0.77%) MCSA
10 1 (0.77%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) GAMP
2 1 (0.77%) GxP
System Software
1 17 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 106 (81.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.62%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco
3 4 (3.08%) SAP
3 4 (3.08%) Sage
3 4 (3.08%) Remedy
4 3 (2.31%) Spiceworks
4 3 (2.31%) Symantec
4 3 (2.31%) HP
4 3 (2.31%) Cognos
4 3 (2.31%) WatchGuard
5 2 (1.54%) McAfee
6 1 (0.77%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.77%) Lotus
6 1 (0.77%) Citrix
6 1 (0.77%) Avaya
6 1 (0.77%) Mitel
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: + Benefits + small bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: 6 days ago
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HMGCC
Salary: From £20,700 to £26,500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Asset Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £3500 on call + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago