The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 52 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 33 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.53% 6.48% 7.02%
As % of the Applications category 34.02% 36.53% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 42
Average salary £21,000 £26,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -3.33%
MS Office
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
97 167 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.39% 17.73% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 82 142 99
Average salary £28,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Northamptonshire region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -19 21 £21,000 -22.22% 2
Towcester - 5 £21,500 - 1
Kettering 0 3 - -
Corby - 3 £20,500 -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (78.65%) Microsoft
2 40 (44.94%) MS Excel
3 37 (41.57%) Windows
4 22 (24.72%) ITIL
5 20 (22.47%) Service Management
5 20 (22.47%) ITSM
5 20 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (21.35%) SC Cleared
6 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
7 18 (20.22%) Management Information System
7 18 (20.22%) Business Continuity
7 18 (20.22%) C
7 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
7 18 (20.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (16.85%) Retail
8 15 (16.85%) Welsh Language
9 13 (14.61%) SCCM
9 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
10 12 (13.48%) MCP
10 12 (13.48%) VMware
11 11 (12.36%) MS Visio
12 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
12 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
13 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
13 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
13 9 (10.11%) Cisco

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.37%) Lync
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) SAS
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 40 (44.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.36%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.74%) MS Project
4 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) SaaS
1 8 (8.99%) PaaS
1 8 (8.99%) Office 365
1 8 (8.99%) IaaS
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) SAN
2 5 (5.62%) IP Telephony
3 4 (4.49%) VLAN
3 4 (4.49%) NAS
3 4 (4.49%) Internet
3 4 (4.49%) Firewall
3 4 (4.49%) Broadband
3 4 (4.49%) LAN
3 4 (4.49%) WAN
4 2 (2.25%) DHCP
4 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.85%) Retail
1 15 (16.85%) Welsh Language
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Games
5 2 (2.25%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Analyst
2 20 (22.47%) Help Desk Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Support Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (11.24%) Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.87%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) IT Support
10 4 (4.49%) Project Coordinator
10 4 (4.49%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (4.49%) Support Technician
10 4 (4.49%) Coordinator
11 3 (3.37%) Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) SOAP
1 8 (8.99%) XML
1 8 (8.99%) JMS
1 8 (8.99%) Middleware
1 8 (8.99%) RESTful
2 5 (5.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (20.22%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.99%) EPoS
4 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.57%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
2 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.49%) Linux
6 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.12%) UNIX
7 1 (1.12%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) ITIL
2 20 (22.47%) ITSM
2 20 (22.47%) Service Management
3 18 (20.22%) Business Continuity
4 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
5 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
5 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
6 8 (8.99%) SOA
6 8 (8.99%) ETL
6 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.99%) UML
6 8 (8.99%) RUP
6 8 (8.99%) CRM
6 8 (8.99%) ERP
6 8 (8.99%) EAI
6 8 (8.99%) BPMN
6 8 (8.99%) Open Source
7 6 (6.74%) Time Management
7 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) C
2 9 (10.11%) SQL
3 8 (8.99%) Java
4 3 (3.37%) VBScript
4 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.37%) C#
5 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) SC Cleared
1 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 12 (13.48%) MCP
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.87%) MCSA
6 4 (4.49%) Degree
7 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.37%) VCP5
7 3 (3.37%) CCNP
7 3 (3.37%) MCSE
7 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) vSphere
3 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) SCCM
2 3 (3.37%) Control-M
3 2 (2.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (78.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) VMware
3 9 (10.11%) Cisco
4 8 (8.99%) ATG
4 8 (8.99%) hybris
4 8 (8.99%) Citrix
5 4 (4.49%) Sony
6 2 (2.25%) BMC
6 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.25%) Remedy
6 2 (2.25%) Unisys
7 1 (1.12%) Cognos
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe
7 1 (1.12%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) Teradata
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) SonicWALL
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago