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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 33 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.96% 5.45% 9.24%
As % of the Applications category 34.02% 33.68% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% +25.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
97 95 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.51% 16.18% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 91 80 51
Average salary £34,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.75% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 31 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 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 47 (66.20%) Microsoft
2 33 (46.48%) ITIL
3 31 (43.66%) Windows
3 31 (43.66%) MS Excel
3 31 (43.66%) Retail
4 17 (23.94%) SC Cleared
4 17 (23.94%) Security Cleared
4 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
4 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (22.54%) SLA
6 15 (21.13%) C
6 15 (21.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.31%) .NET
8 13 (18.31%) CRM
9 12 (16.90%) Service Management
9 12 (16.90%) ITSM
10 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
10 11 (15.49%) Windows XP
10 11 (15.49%) Business Continuity
10 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
11 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
11 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
11 10 (14.08%) Time Management
11 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
11 10 (14.08%) EPoS
12 9 (12.68%) ERP
12 9 (12.68%) Middleware
12 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.63%) Lync
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (43.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.63%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) SaaS
1 9 (12.68%) PaaS
1 9 (12.68%) IaaS
2 7 (9.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) SAN
4 3 (4.23%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) Network Security
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) LAN
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
5 1 (1.41%) Intranet
5 1 (1.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (12.68%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (43.66%) Retail
2 6 (8.45%) Welsh Language
3 4 (5.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Support Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (19.72%) Architect
4 13 (18.31%) Service Analyst
5 12 (16.90%) Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (14.08%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (14.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 9 (12.68%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) Support Manager
8 8 (11.27%) Service Manager
8 8 (11.27%) Service Desk Manager
8 8 (11.27%) Service Support Manager
9 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (7.04%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (7.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Software Architect
11 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) SOAP
2 9 (12.68%) XML
2 9 (12.68%) JMS
2 9 (12.68%) Middleware
2 9 (12.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.08%) EPoS
2 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.68%) Open Source
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Windows XP
2 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) CRM
3 12 (16.90%) Service Management
3 12 (16.90%) ITSM
4 11 (15.49%) Business Continuity
5 10 (14.08%) Time Management
6 9 (12.68%) BPMN
6 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.68%) TOGAF
6 9 (12.68%) UML
6 9 (12.68%) RUP
6 9 (12.68%) ERP
6 9 (12.68%) EAI
6 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
6 9 (12.68%) SOA
6 9 (12.68%) ETL
6 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) C
2 9 (12.68%) Java
3 8 (11.27%) SQL
4 7 (9.86%) C#
4 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) SC Cleared
1 17 (23.94%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.04%) Degree
4 5 (7.04%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) CCNP
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.63%) MCP
5 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.63%) VCP5
6 1 (1.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (66.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) ATG
2 9 (12.68%) hybris
3 8 (11.27%) VMware
3 8 (11.27%) Cisco
4 4 (5.63%) Citrix
4 4 (5.63%) Sage
4 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) Remedy
5 1 (1.41%) BMC
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) HP
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