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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 29 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.72% 5.39% 6.54%
As % of the Applications category 32.58% 34.48% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +38.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
89 87 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.55% 15.62% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 84 76 47
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,700 £52,500
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 6 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 49 (69.01%) Microsoft
2 39 (54.93%) ITIL
3 37 (52.11%) MS Excel
4 29 (40.85%) Windows
5 24 (33.80%) Retail
6 23 (32.39%) SC Cleared
6 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
7 21 (29.58%) C
7 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (25.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 18 (25.35%) TCP/IP
9 17 (23.94%) SLA
9 17 (23.94%) Service Management
10 15 (21.13%) ITSM
11 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
12 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
12 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
13 11 (15.49%) Business Continuity
13 11 (15.49%) .NET
13 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
13 11 (15.49%) CRM
13 11 (15.49%) Windows 7
14 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (14.08%) Time Management
15 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
15 8 (11.27%) EPoS
15 8 (11.27%) Windows XP
15 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
16 7 (9.86%) SaaS
16 7 (9.86%) PaaS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (52.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) SaaS
1 7 (9.86%) PaaS
1 7 (9.86%) IaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.82%) VLAN
3 2 (2.82%) MPLS
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) SAN
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) RDBMS
2 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (33.80%) Retail
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Analyst
2 22 (30.99%) Support Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Service Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (19.72%) Help Desk Analyst
5 14 (19.72%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (19.72%) Architect
5 14 (19.72%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 10 (14.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Support Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Service Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Service Desk Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Service Support Manager
8 7 (9.86%) Customer Analyst
9 6 (8.45%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (8.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Software Architect
10 5 (7.04%) Developer
10 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) .NET
2 7 (9.86%) SOAP
2 7 (9.86%) XML
2 7 (9.86%) JMS
2 7 (9.86%) Middleware
2 7 (9.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.27%) EPoS
4 7 (9.86%) Open Source
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.85%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.27%) Windows XP
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) ITIL
2 17 (23.94%) Service Management
3 15 (21.13%) ITSM
4 11 (15.49%) Business Continuity
4 11 (15.49%) CRM
5 10 (14.08%) Time Management
6 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.86%) UML
7 7 (9.86%) RUP
7 7 (9.86%) ERP
7 7 (9.86%) EAI
7 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.86%) SOA
7 7 (9.86%) ETL
7 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.86%) TOGAF
7 7 (9.86%) BPMN
8 4 (5.63%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) C
2 7 (9.86%) Java
2 7 (9.86%) SQL
3 5 (7.04%) VB.NET
3 5 (7.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) SC Cleared
1 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.45%) MCP
5 4 (5.63%) Degree
6 2 (2.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) CCNP
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) VCP4
7 1 (1.41%) VCP5
7 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.94%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Intune
2 2 (2.82%) OpenView
2 2 (2.82%) OVSD
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) ATG
2 7 (9.86%) hybris
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco
4 4 (5.63%) Sage
4 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.63%) VMware
5 3 (4.23%) HP
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix
6 2 (2.82%) BMC
6 2 (2.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
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