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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 30 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.25% 4.77% 4.19%
As % of the Applications category 32.97% 33.82% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 16
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £22,700 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
91 68 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.94% 14.11% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 84 63 53
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 27 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 65 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 45 (52.94%) ITIL
3 43 (50.59%) MS Excel
4 37 (43.53%) Windows
5 30 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 30 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 25 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (29.41%) C
7 24 (28.24%) Service Management
8 22 (25.88%) ITSM
8 22 (25.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 20 (23.53%) Retail
10 19 (22.35%) Active Directory
10 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
11 18 (21.18%) SLA
11 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
12 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (18.82%) Management Information System
13 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 14 (16.47%) Windows 7
14 14 (16.47%) Business Continuity
15 13 (15.29%) .NET
16 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
18 9 (10.59%) SQL
18 9 (10.59%) MCP
18 9 (10.59%) XML
18 9 (10.59%) ITIL V3
19 8 (9.41%) Welsh Language
19 8 (9.41%) Remedy ITSM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.53%) Lync
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.18%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 43 (50.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Office 365
2 6 (7.06%) IaaS
2 6 (7.06%) SaaS
2 6 (7.06%) PaaS
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.35%) LAN
2 2 (2.35%) WAN
2 2 (2.35%) Intranet
2 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) Extranet
2 2 (2.35%) MPLS
2 2 (2.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.35%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.35%) VLAN
3 1 (1.18%) Network Security
3 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) RDBMS
2 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (23.53%) Retail
2 8 (9.41%) Welsh Language
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) Analyst
2 24 (28.24%) Support Analyst
3 19 (22.35%) Service Analyst
4 16 (18.82%) 1st Line Support
5 15 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (17.65%) Help Desk Analyst
5 15 (17.65%) Architect
5 15 (17.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Customer Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Service Support Manager
8 7 (8.24%) Support Manager
8 7 (8.24%) Service Desk Manager
8 7 (8.24%) Service Manager
9 6 (7.06%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (7.06%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Software Architect
11 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) .NET
2 9 (10.59%) XML
3 6 (7.06%) RESTful
3 6 (7.06%) SOAP
3 6 (7.06%) JMS
3 6 (7.06%) Middleware
4 3 (3.53%) Ajax
4 3 (3.53%) WCF
4 3 (3.53%) Silverlight
4 3 (3.53%) jQuery
4 3 (3.53%) HTML
4 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.53%) CSS
4 3 (3.53%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.82%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) EPoS
4 6 (7.06%) Open Source
5 3 (3.53%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.53%) Windows
2 14 (16.47%) Windows 7
3 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) ITIL
2 24 (28.24%) Service Management
3 22 (25.88%) ITSM
4 14 (16.47%) Business Continuity
5 9 (10.59%) ITIL V3
6 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.41%) CRM
7 7 (8.24%) Time Management
8 6 (7.06%) BPMN
8 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.06%) TOGAF
8 6 (7.06%) ERP
8 6 (7.06%) EAI
8 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.06%) SOA
8 6 (7.06%) ETL
8 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.06%) UML
8 6 (7.06%) RUP
9 5 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) C
2 9 (10.59%) SQL
3 8 (9.41%) C#
4 6 (7.06%) Java
5 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.35%) VB
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 30 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.59%) MCP
5 5 (5.88%) MCSE
5 5 (5.88%) MCITP
6 4 (4.71%) Degree
6 4 (4.71%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (22.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Windows Intune
2 2 (2.35%) OpenView
2 2 (2.35%) OVSD
2 2 (2.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Cisco
2 8 (9.41%) BMC
2 8 (9.41%) Remedy
3 6 (7.06%) ATG
3 6 (7.06%) HP
3 6 (7.06%) hybris
4 4 (4.71%) IBM
5 3 (3.53%) Citrix
5 3 (3.53%) VMware
5 3 (3.53%) Sage
6 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
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