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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 28 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 50 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.03% 8.19% 7.61%
As % of the Applications category 35.46% 58.62% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 32
Average salary £21,500 £32,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.81% +40.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
141 58 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.83% 13.98% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 126 54 58
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

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 21 October 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 70 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 49 (54.44%) MS Excel
3 48 (53.33%) Windows
4 38 (42.22%) ITIL
5 34 (37.78%) Security Cleared
6 33 (36.67%) SC Cleared
7 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (23.33%) C
9 21 (23.33%) Windows 7
10 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (22.22%) Service Management
11 18 (20.00%) ITSM
11 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 18 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
12 17 (18.89%) MCP
13 16 (17.78%) Remedy
13 16 (17.78%) Finance
14 15 (16.67%) Windows XP
15 14 (15.56%) MCSE
15 14 (15.56%) SQL
15 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
16 13 (14.44%) Cisco
16 13 (14.44%) Management Information System
16 13 (14.44%) MCITP
17 12 (13.33%) Business Continuity
18 11 (12.22%) MCSA
19 10 (11.11%) SharePoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (5.56%) Lync
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (54.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.11%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.00%) Office 365
2 6 (6.67%) SaaS
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.33%) IaaS
4 3 (3.33%) PaaS
4 3 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.89%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.33%) Firewall
4 2 (2.22%) MPLS
4 2 (2.22%) Intranet
4 2 (2.22%) Internet
4 2 (2.22%) Extranet
4 2 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.11%) LAN
5 1 (1.11%) WAN
5 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) MS Access
3 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 7 (7.78%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Law
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (38.89%) Analyst
2 21 (23.33%) Service Analyst
3 19 (21.11%) Support Analyst
4 15 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (14.44%) Help Desk Analyst
5 13 (14.44%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 9 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 9 (10.00%) Team Leader
8 7 (7.78%) Architect
8 7 (7.78%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.67%) Customer Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
11 4 (4.44%) Systems Support
11 4 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Software Analyst
12 3 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) XML
2 5 (5.56%) .NET
3 3 (3.33%) WCF
3 3 (3.33%) Silverlight
3 3 (3.33%) jQuery
3 3 (3.33%) RESTful
3 3 (3.33%) Middleware
3 3 (3.33%) JMS
3 3 (3.33%) HTML
3 3 (3.33%) XSL
3 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.33%) CSS
3 3 (3.33%) SOAP
3 3 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Open Source
3 3 (3.33%) EPoS
3 3 (3.33%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.11%) Kindle
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (53.33%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (23.33%) Windows 7
4 15 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.22%) Android
9 1 (1.11%) AIX
9 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) ITIL
2 20 (22.22%) Service Management
3 18 (20.00%) ITSM
4 12 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 7 (7.78%) Migration
6 6 (6.67%) CRM
7 4 (4.44%) Logistics
7 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.33%) Web Development
8 3 (3.33%) Time Management
8 3 (3.33%) BPMN
8 3 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.33%) ERP
8 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.33%) EAI
8 3 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.33%) C
2 14 (15.56%) SQL
3 3 (3.33%) C#
3 3 (3.33%) Java
3 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (37.78%) Security Cleared
2 33 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 24 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (18.89%) MCP
6 14 (15.56%) MCSE
7 13 (14.44%) MCITP
8 11 (12.22%) MCSA
9 3 (3.33%) MCTS
10 2 (2.22%) Degree
11 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Windows Intune
2 2 (2.22%) OVSD
2 2 (2.22%) OpenView
2 2 (2.22%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.78%) Remedy
3 13 (14.44%) Cisco
4 9 (10.00%) Citrix
4 9 (10.00%) VMware
5 8 (8.89%) BMC
6 6 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (4.44%) CODA
7 4 (4.44%) IBM
8 3 (3.33%) hybris
8 3 (3.33%) Google
8 3 (3.33%) ATG
9 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.11%) Sage
9 1 (1.11%) Juniper
9 1 (1.11%) Altiris
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