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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 72 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.68% 2.89% 5.45%
As % of the Applications category 23.08% 17.89% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 34
Average salary £21,210 £25,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.63% -26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,260 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,650 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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
91 123 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.62% 16.18% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 71 85 76
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,210 £22,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £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 12 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Oxford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 52 (64.20%) Windows
2 51 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
4 40 (49.38%) Windows 7
5 31 (38.27%) Windows Server
6 27 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (22.22%) VPN
8 15 (18.52%) Windows XP
8 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 15 (18.52%) Office 365
9 14 (17.28%) Manufacturing
9 14 (17.28%) Project Planning
9 14 (17.28%) PowerShell
9 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
9 14 (17.28%) Internet
10 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
10 13 (16.05%) Avaya
10 13 (16.05%) Document Management
10 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (14.81%) SOLIDWORKS
11 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (14.81%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (14.81%) Dell
11 12 (14.81%) IIS
11 12 (14.81%) CAD
12 11 (13.58%) Sophos
12 11 (13.58%) SAN
13 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (12.35%) MCSE

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.81%) IIS
4 5 (6.17%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.81%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) VPN
2 14 (17.28%) Internet
3 11 (13.58%) SAN
4 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.88%) ADSL
5 8 (9.88%) DHCP
5 8 (9.88%) DNS
5 8 (9.88%) Firewall
5 8 (9.88%) iSCSI
5 8 (9.88%) VoIP
6 5 (6.17%) Skype
6 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.23%) MS Access
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 14 (17.28%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Games
3 2 (2.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) IT Support
2 16 (19.75%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Support Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) IT Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 12 (14.81%) Principal Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Administrator
6 9 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.88%) Windows Administrator
7 8 (9.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 7 (8.64%) Support Technician
9 5 (6.17%) Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Office 365 Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Windows Support Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) ICT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.88%) Clustering
2 8 (9.88%) EqualLogic
3 5 (6.17%) Biotechnology
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Replication
5 2 (2.47%) PMI
6 1 (1.23%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 52 (64.20%) Windows
2 40 (49.38%) Windows 7
3 31 (38.27%) Windows Server
4 27 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (18.52%) Windows XP
6 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.23%) Linux
8 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) Project Planning
2 13 (16.05%) Document Management
3 12 (14.81%) CAD
3 12 (14.81%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (12.35%) Asset Management
4 10 (12.35%) Server Building
4 10 (12.35%) Software Delivery
5 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 8 (9.88%) Office Automation
6 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.70%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.70%) Network Management
7 3 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.47%) Automation Testing
8 2 (2.47%) Game Development
8 2 (2.47%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.47%) Project Management
8 2 (2.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.64%) SQL
3 2 (2.47%) C
4 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) MCSE
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.88%) Degree
3 7 (8.64%) MCSA
4 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) CCNA
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.70%) MCDST
6 2 (2.47%) ISEB
6 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.47%) MCITP
6 2 (2.47%) MCP
6 2 (2.47%) MCTS
6 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PMP
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.23%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) P3O
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.05%) Avaya
3 12 (14.81%) Dell
4 11 (13.58%) Sophos
5 8 (9.88%) Fortinet
6 4 (4.94%) SonicWALL
7 3 (3.70%) Symantec
7 3 (3.70%) VMware
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe
8 1 (1.23%) Apple
8 1 (1.23%) Tableau
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