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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 70 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.98% 5.93% 7.27%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 42.35% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 33 42
Average salary £21,500 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £54,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
196 85 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.54% 14.00% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 168 72 100
Average salary £30,250 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.46% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £15,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £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 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 22 October 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 22 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 53 £21,000 -25.00% 3
Brackley - 3 £40,000 -
Daventry - 3 £21,000 - 2
Kettering -6 1 £24,000 -20.00%
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 100 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 76 (61.29%) MS Excel
3 72 (58.06%) Windows
4 46 (37.10%) ITIL
5 42 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (30.65%) Security Cleared
7 37 (29.84%) SC Cleared
8 33 (26.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (21.77%) MS Exchange
12 25 (20.16%) C
12 25 (20.16%) Windows 7
12 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (19.35%) SQL Server
14 22 (17.74%) SQL
14 22 (17.74%) Service Management
15 21 (16.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 20 (16.13%) ITSM
16 20 (16.13%) Windows XP
17 19 (15.32%) MCP
18 18 (14.52%) Management Information System
19 17 (13.71%) Finance
20 16 (12.90%) Remedy
20 16 (12.90%) MCSE
20 16 (12.90%) SharePoint
20 16 (12.90%) SLA
21 15 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2007
22 14 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2003
22 14 (11.29%) Windows Vista

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 27 (21.77%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 15 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (7.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (6.45%) Lync
7 5 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.23%) SAS
8 4 (3.23%) IIS
9 3 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 76 (61.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) Office 365
2 7 (5.65%) SaaS
3 4 (3.23%) IaaS
3 4 (3.23%) PaaS
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.26%) IP Telephony
3 7 (5.65%) Internet
4 5 (4.03%) Intranet
4 5 (4.03%) Extranet
4 5 (4.03%) LAN
4 5 (4.03%) WAN
5 4 (3.23%) Firewall
6 2 (1.61%) VLAN
6 2 (1.61%) MPLS
7 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.23%) MS Access
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 17 (13.71%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Retail
3 8 (6.45%) Welsh Language
4 6 (4.84%) Law
5 4 (3.23%) Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
6 2 (1.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Analyst
2 25 (20.16%) Service Analyst
2 25 (20.16%) Support Analyst
3 18 (14.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (12.10%) Help Desk Analyst
4 15 (12.10%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (11.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) Team Leader
7 11 (8.87%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 9 (7.26%) IT Support
9 8 (6.45%) Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.45%) Architect
9 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.65%) Customer Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Help Desk Support
12 5 (4.03%) Support Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.06%) XML
2 8 (6.45%) .NET
3 6 (4.84%) Ajax
3 6 (4.84%) WCF
3 6 (4.84%) Silverlight
3 6 (4.84%) jQuery
3 6 (4.84%) XSL
3 6 (4.84%) HTML
3 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.84%) CSS
4 4 (3.23%) RESTful
4 4 (3.23%) JMS
4 4 (3.23%) Middleware
4 4 (3.23%) SOAP
5 3 (2.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.03%) iPhone
4 4 (3.23%) Open Source
4 4 (3.23%) EPoS
5 3 (2.42%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.42%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 72 (58.06%) Windows
2 42 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (20.16%) Windows 7
5 20 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 14 (11.29%) Windows Vista
7 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.03%) Android
8 5 (4.03%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.23%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.81%) AIX
10 1 (0.81%) Linux
10 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.10%) ITIL
2 22 (17.74%) Service Management
3 20 (16.13%) ITSM
4 14 (11.29%) Business Continuity
5 10 (8.06%) CRM
6 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 7 (5.65%) Migration
8 6 (4.84%) Web Accessibility
8 6 (4.84%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.84%) Web Development
8 6 (4.84%) Time Management
9 5 (4.03%) Project Management
9 5 (4.03%) ERP
9 5 (4.03%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.03%) Android Development
9 5 (4.03%) iOS Development
10 4 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.16%) C
2 22 (17.74%) SQL
3 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.84%) C#
4 4 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (30.65%) Security Cleared
2 37 (29.84%) SC Cleared
3 33 (26.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (16.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 19 (15.32%) MCP
6 16 (12.90%) MCSE
7 13 (10.48%) MCITP
8 11 (8.87%) MCSA
9 3 (2.42%) MCTS
10 2 (1.61%) Degree
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.81%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.61%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Windows Intune
2 2 (1.61%) OVSD
2 2 (1.61%) SCCM
2 2 (1.61%) SCOM
2 2 (1.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 100 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.90%) Remedy
3 14 (11.29%) Citrix
3 14 (11.29%) Cisco
4 11 (8.87%) VMware
5 8 (6.45%) BMC
6 6 (4.84%) HP
7 4 (3.23%) hybris
7 4 (3.23%) CODA
7 4 (3.23%) IBM
7 4 (3.23%) ATG
8 3 (2.42%) Google
9 1 (0.81%) Teradata
9 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.81%) Sage
9 1 (0.81%) Juniper
9 1 (0.81%) Cognos
9 1 (0.81%) Altiris
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