The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 53 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 69 70 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.58% 4.07% 4.67%
As % of the Applications category 25.27% 30.57% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 60 61 78
Average salary £25,250 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.40% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
MS Office
South East

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

Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
273 229 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.13% 13.32% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 208 200 262
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Oxford -2 18 £23,750 -32.14% 3
Bicester - 11 £21,500 -
Abingdon -11 8 £27,500 -
Witney +24 5 £30,000 +11.11% 1
Thame +12 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £25,500 -
Banbury - 1 £23,500 - 1
Wallingford - 1 £30,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 95 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 63 (47.37%) Windows
3 48 (36.09%) MS Excel
4 42 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 35 (26.32%) Degree
6 30 (22.56%) Active Directory
7 24 (18.05%) SQL Server
8 23 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (12.78%) SQL
11 16 (12.03%) IIS
11 16 (12.03%) MS Exchange
11 16 (12.03%) MS PowerPoint
12 15 (11.28%) Oracle
12 15 (11.28%) Windows 8
13 14 (10.53%) Computer Science
14 13 (9.77%) Internet
14 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (9.77%) Analytics
15 12 (9.02%) .NET
15 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
15 12 (9.02%) DNS
15 12 (9.02%) Firewall
15 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
16 11 (8.27%) VB
16 11 (8.27%) Economics
17 10 (7.52%) MCP
17 10 (7.52%) ERP
17 10 (7.52%) CCNA
17 10 (7.52%) Cisco Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (12.03%) IIS
1 16 (12.03%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.76%) Lync
6 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.75%) WordPress
8 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 48 (36.09%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (6.77%) Photoshop
4 7 (5.26%) MS Project
5 4 (3.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.75%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.75%) InDesign
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) Internet
2 12 (9.02%) Firewall
2 12 (9.02%) DNS
2 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.26%) Wireless
4 6 (4.51%) LAN
5 5 (3.76%) VPN
5 5 (3.76%) WAN
6 4 (3.01%) IP Telephony
6 4 (3.01%) SAN
6 4 (3.01%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.01%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (2.26%) DHCP
7 3 (2.26%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.50%) Intranet
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.75%) FTP
9 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.50%) OLAP
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (5.26%) Marketing
2 6 (4.51%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Publishing
3 5 (3.76%) French Language
3 5 (3.76%) German Language
3 5 (3.76%) Advertising
3 5 (3.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Legal
4 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Automotive
5 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Law
6 1 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (48.12%) Analyst
2 47 (35.34%) Support Analyst
3 18 (13.53%) IT Support
4 12 (9.02%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (6.77%) Technical Support
5 9 (6.77%) Desktop Support
6 8 (6.02%) Graduate
7 7 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 7 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) IT Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Business Architect
8 6 (4.51%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (4.51%) Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Business Solution Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Implementation Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Research Analyst
9 5 (3.76%) PPC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) .NET
2 3 (2.26%) COM
3 1 (0.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.75%) jQuery
3 1 (0.75%) HTML5
3 1 (0.75%) PhoneGap
3 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.27%) Economics
5 10 (7.52%) Mathematics
5 10 (7.52%) NHS
6 8 (6.02%) Social Media
7 5 (3.76%) Statistics
8 4 (3.01%) Biotechnology
8 4 (3.01%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.26%) Tandem
10 2 (1.50%) GIS
10 2 (1.50%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.75%) PMI
11 1 (0.75%) EPoS
11 1 (0.75%) Physics
11 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (47.37%) Windows
2 42 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 23 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.28%) Windows 8
5 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.01%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.01%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.01%) Android
8 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.26%) UNIX
9 2 (1.50%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.75%) Linux
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.77%) Analytics
2 10 (7.52%) Time Management
2 10 (7.52%) ERP
3 9 (6.77%) Data Management
4 8 (6.02%) Project Management
4 8 (6.02%) ITIL
4 8 (6.02%) CRM
4 8 (6.02%) Workflow
5 7 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (5.26%) People Management
6 6 (4.51%) TOGAF
6 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2
7 5 (3.76%) Software Engineering
7 5 (3.76%) Pay per click
7 5 (3.76%) SEO
7 5 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.01%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.01%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.78%) SQL
2 11 (8.27%) VB
3 4 (3.01%) C
4 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.75%) Java
5 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.75%) Perl
5 1 (0.75%) VBA
5 1 (0.75%) Python
5 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (26.32%) Degree
2 10 (7.52%) MCP
2 10 (7.52%) CCNA
2 10 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.02%) MCSE
4 7 (5.26%) MCT
5 4 (3.01%) PhD
6 3 (2.26%) CCNP
7 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.75%) ISEB
8 1 (0.75%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) HND
8 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) PMP
8 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.75%) MCTS
8 1 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 30 (22.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) WSUS
2 3 (2.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.75%) SCCM
3 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 95 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.28%) Oracle
3 10 (7.52%) VMware
4 7 (5.26%) Cisco
5 6 (4.51%) SAP
5 6 (4.51%) Google
5 6 (4.51%) Avaya
5 6 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.76%) Facebook
6 5 (3.76%) Dell
6 5 (3.76%) Adobe
7 4 (3.01%) Cognos
7 4 (3.01%) Citrix
7 4 (3.01%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.26%) Symantec
8 3 (2.26%) HP
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
9 2 (1.50%) Apple
9 2 (1.50%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 27 days ago