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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 52 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.85% 6.61% 4.42%
As % of the Applications category 36.11% 32.31% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 29
Average salary £28,000 £28,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
144 130 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.20% 20.47% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 126 110 78
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -4 39 £29,000 +5.45% 3
Daventry +2 5 £22,500 -44.44% 1
Brackley - 1 £40,000 -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (69.07%) Windows
2 64 (65.98%) Microsoft
3 50 (51.55%) MS Excel
4 32 (32.99%) ITIL
5 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (25.77%) Windows 7
6 25 (25.77%) SQL
7 24 (24.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (24.74%) Finance
8 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
8 22 (22.68%) MS Exchange
9 19 (19.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (17.53%) Windows XP
10 17 (17.53%) MCP
11 16 (16.49%) MCSE
12 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
12 15 (15.46%) MCITP
13 14 (14.43%) Windows Vista
14 13 (13.40%) Retail
14 13 (13.40%) MCSA
15 12 (12.37%) Active Directory
16 11 (11.34%) Remedy
16 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
16 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (10.31%) VMware
17 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
17 10 (10.31%) Law
18 9 (9.28%) Migration
18 9 (9.28%) .NET

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (22.68%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (8.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.15%) Lync
4 5 (5.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.09%) SAS
5 3 (3.09%) OpenEdge
5 3 (3.09%) IIS
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 50 (51.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS Project
3 4 (4.12%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Office 365
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
2 3 (3.09%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.06%) PaaS
3 2 (2.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.19%) IP Telephony
3 5 (5.15%) Internet
3 5 (5.15%) VPN
4 3 (3.09%) Intranet
4 3 (3.09%) Extranet
4 3 (3.09%) DNS
4 3 (3.09%) LAN
4 3 (3.09%) WAN
5 2 (2.06%) Network Security
6 1 (1.03%) Firewall
6 1 (1.03%) DHCP
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.12%) MS Access
4 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.03%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 24 (24.74%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Retail
3 10 (10.31%) Law
4 7 (7.22%) Legal
4 7 (7.22%) Banking
5 5 (5.15%) Front Office
6 4 (4.12%) Marketing
7 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.06%) Advertising
8 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) IT Support
3 11 (11.34%) Service Analyst
3 11 (11.34%) Team Leader
3 11 (11.34%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (9.28%) Consultant
4 9 (9.28%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) Support Manager
6 6 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.15%) IT Support Manager
7 5 (5.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Software Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Architect
8 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Systems Support
8 4 (4.12%) Applications Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) .NET
2 5 (5.15%) XML
3 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.09%) CSS
3 3 (3.09%) HTML
3 3 (3.09%) XSL
3 3 (3.09%) Ajax
3 3 (3.09%) WCF
3 3 (3.09%) Silverlight
3 3 (3.09%) jQuery
4 2 (2.06%) RESTful
4 2 (2.06%) SOAP
4 2 (2.06%) JMS
4 2 (2.06%) Middleware
5 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
1 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
1 3 (3.09%) E-Learning
1 3 (3.09%) iPhone
1 3 (3.09%) Kindle
2 2 (2.06%) Open Source
2 2 (2.06%) EPoS
2 2 (2.06%) Replication
2 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.07%) Windows
2 28 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (25.77%) Windows 7
4 19 (19.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (17.53%) Windows XP
6 14 (14.43%) Windows Vista
7 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.15%) UNIX
9 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.12%) Linux
10 3 (3.09%) Android
11 2 (2.06%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) ITIL
2 9 (9.28%) Migration
2 9 (9.28%) ITIL V3
3 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.22%) Project Management
4 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (7.22%) Data Migration
5 6 (6.19%) CRM
6 5 (5.15%) ITSM
6 5 (5.15%) Service Management
6 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
6 5 (5.15%) Time Management
7 4 (4.12%) Logistics
7 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.12%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.12%) Document Management
7 4 (4.12%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (4.12%) Workflow
7 4 (4.12%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.77%) SQL
2 3 (3.09%) C
2 3 (3.09%) C#
2 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.06%) Java
4 1 (1.03%) VBScript
4 1 (1.03%) VB
4 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (24.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (17.53%) MCP
3 16 (16.49%) MCSE
4 15 (15.46%) MCITP
5 13 (13.40%) MCSA
6 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
7 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.09%) HNC
9 3 (3.09%) MCTS
10 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.03%) CCA
10 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.03%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.06%) QA
4 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.03%) WSUS
1 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 64 (65.98%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Remedy
3 10 (10.31%) VMware
4 8 (8.25%) Citrix
4 8 (8.25%) Cisco
5 4 (4.12%) Altiris
5 4 (4.12%) Reuters
5 4 (4.12%) CODA
6 3 (3.09%) BMC
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle
6 3 (3.09%) Google
7 2 (2.06%) hybris
7 2 (2.06%) Teradata
7 2 (2.06%) Cognos
7 2 (2.06%) Unisys
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
7 2 (2.06%) ATG
8 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.03%) Informatica
8 1 (1.03%) HP
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