The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 43 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.38% 7.20% 4.98%
As % of the Applications category 37.72% 39.71% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 21
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
114 68 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.91% 18.13% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 106 63 48
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Northampton

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 53 (65.43%) Windows
1 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
2 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 33 (40.74%) ITIL
4 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (27.16%) Windows 7
5 22 (27.16%) MS Exchange
5 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (25.93%) SQL
7 20 (24.69%) TCP/IP
8 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (20.99%) Remedy
9 17 (20.99%) MCSE
10 16 (19.75%) Windows XP
11 15 (18.52%) MCP
11 15 (18.52%) Finance
11 15 (18.52%) MCITP
12 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
13 13 (16.05%) MCSA
14 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
14 11 (13.58%) Cisco
14 11 (13.58%) Windows Vista
14 11 (13.58%) Retail
15 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (12.35%) ITIL V3
15 10 (12.35%) Service Management
15 10 (12.35%) ITSM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 22 (27.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.94%) Lync
6 3 (3.70%) OpenEdge
7 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.47%) IIS
8 1 (1.23%) SAS
8 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
4 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.23%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Office 365
3 3 (3.70%) Google Apps
4 2 (2.47%) PaaS
4 2 (2.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.41%) IP Telephony
3 4 (4.94%) VPN
4 3 (3.70%) LAN
4 3 (3.70%) WAN
4 3 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (2.47%) Internet
6 1 (1.23%) Extranet
6 1 (1.23%) Intranet
6 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.23%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) DHCP
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.23%) Network Security
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.94%) MS Access
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.23%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Law
3 5 (6.17%) Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Legal
5 3 (3.70%) Welsh Language
6 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Analyst
2 8 (9.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 8 (9.88%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (9.88%) Team Leader
2 8 (9.88%) IT Support
2 8 (9.88%) Service Analyst
2 8 (9.88%) Support Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Support Manager
3 6 (7.41%) Consultant
4 5 (6.17%) IT Support Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Software Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.94%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Systems Support
6 3 (3.70%) Architect
6 3 (3.70%) Field Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) XML
3 2 (2.47%) RESTful
3 2 (2.47%) Ajax
3 2 (2.47%) jQuery
3 2 (2.47%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.47%) WCF
3 2 (2.47%) XSL
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.47%) CSS
3 2 (2.47%) SOAP
3 2 (2.47%) HTML
3 2 (2.47%) JMS
3 2 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) E-Learning
1 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.70%) Kindle
2 2 (2.47%) Open Source
2 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.47%) EPoS
3 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.23%) Replication
3 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (65.43%) Windows
2 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (27.16%) Windows 7
4 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (19.75%) Windows XP
6 11 (13.58%) Windows Vista
7 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.94%) Linux
8 4 (4.94%) UNIX
9 1 (1.23%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.23%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) ITIL
2 10 (12.35%) ITIL V3
2 10 (12.35%) Service Management
2 10 (12.35%) ITSM
3 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.41%) Migration
5 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.17%) CRM
6 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.94%) Logistics
6 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.70%) Time Management
7 3 (3.70%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.70%) Workflow
7 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.47%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (2.47%) BPMN
8 2 (2.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.93%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) C
3 2 (2.47%) C#
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.47%) VB
4 1 (1.23%) VBA
4 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.99%) MCSE
3 15 (18.52%) MCP
3 15 (18.52%) MCITP
4 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
5 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
5 13 (16.05%) MCSA
6 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.94%) MCTS
8 3 (3.70%) HNC
9 1 (1.23%) CCA
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.23%) Degree
9 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.99%) Remedy
3 11 (13.58%) Cisco
4 9 (11.11%) VMware
4 9 (11.11%) BMC
5 7 (8.64%) Citrix
6 4 (4.94%) Altiris
6 4 (4.94%) IBM
6 4 (4.94%) HP
6 4 (4.94%) CODA
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle
7 3 (3.70%) Google
8 2 (2.47%) hybris
8 2 (2.47%) ATG
9 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.23%) Juniper
9 1 (1.23%) Informatica
9 1 (1.23%) Sage
9 1 (1.23%) Unisys
9 1 (1.23%) EMC
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