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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 52 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.89% 6.50% 4.52%
As % of the Applications category 18.10% 52.08% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 27
Average salary £31,500 £31,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.80% +30.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,120 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
MS Office
Oxfordshire

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

Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
116 96 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.96% 12.48% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 77 79 100
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,375 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Oxford

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

MS Office Salary Histogram in Oxford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 37 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) Degree
3 16 (35.56%) Windows
4 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) DNS
7 7 (15.56%) Economics
7 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (15.56%) VMware
7 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (13.33%) Firewall
8 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 6 (13.33%) VB
8 6 (13.33%) IIS
9 5 (11.11%) VBA
9 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 5 (11.11%) Business Objects
9 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.11%) RAD
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco
9 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Lync
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Project
4 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.22%) Acrobat
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.22%) InDesign
5 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) DNS
2 6 (13.33%) Firewall
3 5 (11.11%) Wireless
4 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
4 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.22%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.11%) Xcelsius
3 2 (4.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.11%) Publishing
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) French Language
2 4 (8.89%) German Language
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Support Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) IT Support
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Graduate
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Field Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Research Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) EPoS Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) EPoS Field Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) IT Graduate
7 2 (4.44%) Trainee
8 1 (2.22%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Economics
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) EPoS
4 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) Statistics
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
7 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.22%) New Media
7 1 (2.22%) User Experience
7 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.22%) iSeries
7 1 (2.22%) Open Source
7 1 (2.22%) Physics
7 1 (2.22%) PMI
7 1 (2.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) RAD
3 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.89%) Line Management
4 4 (8.89%) Analytics
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.89%) Data Management
5 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (4.44%) Budget Control
6 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Product Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Web Analytics
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) VB
3 5 (11.11%) VBA
3 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.89%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) MCP
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) MCT
3 2 (4.44%) PhD
3 2 (4.44%) CCNP
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.22%) VCP4
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.22%) HND
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec
5 2 (4.44%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.44%) Apple
5 2 (4.44%) Eloqua
5 2 (4.44%) Cognos
6 1 (2.22%) Progress
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) CommVault
6 1 (2.22%) Veeam
6 1 (2.22%) Sophos
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