The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 47 71 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.98% 10.94% 5.90%
As % of the Applications category 37.60% 51.08% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 43
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
125 139 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.26% 21.42% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 97 98 91
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,250 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
East Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -14 39 £31,500 +21.15% 2
Kettering -1 2 £16,000 -50.76%
Wellingborough -3 1 £22,500 +12.50%
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
2 49 (60.49%) Windows
3 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
4 24 (29.63%) ITIL
5 20 (24.69%) Finance
6 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (19.75%) Windows 7
7 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (19.75%) MCP
7 16 (19.75%) MS Exchange
8 15 (18.52%) VMware
9 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
9 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
10 13 (16.05%) SLA
11 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (14.81%) MS Project
11 12 (14.81%) Banking
12 11 (13.58%) SQL
13 10 (12.35%) Citrix
13 10 (12.35%) Cisco
13 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
14 9 (11.11%) Project Management
14 9 (11.11%) Law
14 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
15 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
15 8 (9.88%) Windows Vista
15 8 (9.88%) Windows XP
16 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
16 7 (8.64%) .NET

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (19.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.94%) Lync
5 3 (3.70%) SAS
5 3 (3.70%) OpenEdge
6 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.47%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.81%) MS Project
3 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
5 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.64%) IP Telephony
3 6 (7.41%) VPN
4 5 (6.17%) WAN
5 4 (4.94%) LAN
5 4 (4.94%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) Network Security
6 2 (2.47%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) DHCP
7 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.70%) Base SAS
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.23%) DTS
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (24.69%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Banking
3 9 (11.11%) Law
4 7 (8.64%) Retail
5 6 (7.41%) Legal
6 5 (6.17%) Electronics
7 4 (4.94%) Marketing
7 4 (4.94%) Front Office
8 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (14.81%) IT Support
4 10 (12.35%) Support Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) Support Manager
6 6 (7.41%) IT Support Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.17%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.94%) Head of Project Management
8 4 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.94%) Applications Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Head of Business Analysis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) CSS
3 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.47%) JSF
4 2 (2.47%) jQuery
4 2 (2.47%) WCF
4 2 (2.47%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.47%) Ajax
4 2 (2.47%) Lucene
4 2 (2.47%) HTML
4 2 (2.47%) J2EE
4 2 (2.47%) XML
4 2 (2.47%) XSL
5 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.47%) Kindle
2 2 (2.47%) iPhone
2 2 (2.47%) Replication
2 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) EPoS
3 1 (1.23%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.23%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (60.49%) Windows
2 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (19.75%) Windows 7
3 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (9.88%) Windows Vista
4 8 (9.88%) Windows XP
5 6 (7.41%) UNIX
6 3 (3.70%) Windows NT
6 3 (3.70%) Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) ITIL
2 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
3 9 (11.11%) Project Management
3 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.64%) Migration
5 7 (8.64%) ITSM
5 7 (8.64%) Service Management
5 7 (8.64%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.17%) Data Modelling
6 5 (6.17%) Time Management
7 4 (4.94%) Practice Management
7 4 (4.94%) Document Management
7 4 (4.94%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.70%) Data Management
9 2 (2.47%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) C
2 3 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.23%) Delphi
4 1 (1.23%) VBScript
4 1 (1.23%) VB
4 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) MCP
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.41%) MCITP
3 6 (7.41%) MCSE
4 5 (6.17%) MCSA
5 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) Degree
7 2 (2.47%) HNC
7 2 (2.47%) HND
7 2 (2.47%) Sun Certification
8 1 (1.23%) CCA
8 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.23%) MCTS
8 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Control-M
1 1 (1.23%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.23%) SCCM
1 1 (1.23%) SCOM
1 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.52%) VMware
3 10 (12.35%) Citrix
3 10 (12.35%) Cisco
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle
5 4 (4.94%) Reuters
6 3 (3.70%) BMC
6 3 (3.70%) Cognos
6 3 (3.70%) Remedy
6 3 (3.70%) NetApp
6 3 (3.70%) Teradata
6 3 (3.70%) Altiris
7 2 (2.47%) Endeca
7 2 (2.47%) Google
7 2 (2.47%) Unisys
7 2 (2.47%) Sun
7 2 (2.47%) HP
7 2 (2.47%) EMC
8 1 (1.23%) Informatica
8 1 (1.23%) Nokia
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