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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 58 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.73% 2.02% 4.06%
As % of the Applications category 17.39% 19.00% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 29
Average salary £24,000 £21,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -29.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £19,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
115 100 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.71% 10.65% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 100 89 103
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +24.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

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 29 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Oxford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
2 25 (52.08%) Windows
3 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 14 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (25.00%) Degree
5 12 (25.00%) SLA
6 10 (20.83%) SQL
7 8 (16.67%) Change Management
7 8 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 8 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 7 (14.58%) Remedy
8 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
8 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
9 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 6 (12.50%) MS Project
9 6 (12.50%) UNIX
9 6 (12.50%) Project Management
10 5 (10.42%) CCNA
10 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (10.42%) DNS
10 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.42%) Local Government
10 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
10 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (8.33%) Lync

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (8.33%) Lync
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (12.50%) MS Project
4 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) LAN
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (10.42%) Local Government
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) IT Support
4 10 (20.83%) IT Support Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
6 7 (14.58%) Service Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior
7 4 (8.33%) Developer
8 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Support Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Project Support Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Research Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) J2EE
1 4 (8.33%) JSP
1 4 (8.33%) Struts
1 4 (8.33%) JSF
2 3 (6.25%) Ajax
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) XML
2 3 (6.25%) WinForms
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Tandem
3 3 (6.25%) Economics
3 3 (6.25%) Open Source
3 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Change Management
1 8 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
3 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (8.33%) Web Development
4 4 (8.33%) Workflow
4 4 (8.33%) UML
4 4 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (6.25%) Analytics
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) Data Management
5 3 (6.25%) Test Management
5 3 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.17%) Information Management
6 2 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) Perl
3 4 (8.33%) C++
3 4 (8.33%) Java
3 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) PHP5
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) VB
4 3 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) CCNA
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.25%) MCP
3 3 (6.25%) MCSE
3 3 (6.25%) MCT
4 2 (4.17%) PhD
4 2 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Remedy
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) IBM
3 4 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) HP
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe
5 2 (4.17%) Symantec
5 2 (4.17%) Avaya
5 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 2 (4.17%) Cognos
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Lotus
6 1 (2.08%) Tandberg
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