The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 39 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.12% 10.77% 5.56%
As % of the Applications category 39.80% 56.00% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 25
Average salary £31,500 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £34,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
98 75 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.38% 19.23% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 81 59 63
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,450 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
Northamptonshire

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 18 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
3 24 (39.34%) ITIL
4 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
5 16 (26.23%) Finance
6 15 (24.59%) MCP
6 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
7 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
8 13 (21.31%) VMware
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (19.67%) Windows 7
9 12 (19.67%) Banking
10 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
10 11 (18.03%) SQL
10 11 (18.03%) MS Project
11 9 (14.75%) ITIL V3
11 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
12 8 (13.11%) Citrix
12 8 (13.11%) Cisco
12 8 (13.11%) Project Management
12 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (11.48%) Windows Vista
13 7 (11.48%) .NET
13 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
13 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
13 7 (11.48%) SLA
14 6 (9.84%) VPN
14 6 (9.84%) Windows XP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.56%) Lync
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.92%) SAS
4 3 (4.92%) OpenEdge
5 2 (3.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.03%) MS Project
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.84%) VPN
2 6 (9.84%) IP Telephony
3 4 (6.56%) DNS
3 4 (6.56%) WAN
4 3 (4.92%) LAN
5 2 (3.28%) Internet
5 2 (3.28%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.92%) Base SAS
2 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.64%) DTS
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (16.39%) IT Support
4 9 (14.75%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Support Manager
6 5 (8.20%) IT Support Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Head of Project Management
8 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.28%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) XSL
3 2 (3.28%) HTML
3 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) Ajax
3 2 (3.28%) WCF
3 2 (3.28%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.28%) jQuery
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.28%) Replication
2 2 (3.28%) iPhone
2 2 (3.28%) Kindle
3 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) EPoS
3 1 (1.64%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (19.67%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Vista
6 6 (9.84%) Windows XP
6 6 (9.84%) UNIX
7 3 (4.92%) Linux
8 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.28%) Android
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL V3
2 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.11%) Project Management
3 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (9.84%) ITSM
4 6 (9.84%) Service Management
5 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Time Management
7 3 (4.92%) Data Management
7 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.92%) Migration
7 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.28%) Web Design
8 2 (3.28%) Workflow
8 2 (3.28%) MOF
8 2 (3.28%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C
2 3 (4.92%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) Delphi
4 1 (1.64%) VBScript
4 1 (1.64%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) MCP
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.84%) MCSE
3 6 (9.84%) MCITP
4 5 (8.20%) MCSA
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.28%) HNC
7 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) MCTS
8 1 (1.64%) APMP
8 1 (1.64%) CCA
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.64%) XenServer
4 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) WSUS
1 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.64%) Control-M
1 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Citrix
3 8 (13.11%) Cisco
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) Altiris
5 3 (4.92%) Remedy
5 3 (4.92%) Teradata
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos
5 3 (4.92%) BMC
6 2 (3.28%) Unisys
6 2 (3.28%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) EMC
6 2 (3.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Apple
7 1 (1.64%) Informatica
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