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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 67 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 53 82 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.75% 5.30% 4.95%
As % of the Applications category 22.36% 36.12% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 62 79
Average salary £25,500 £32,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.31% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £35,600
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
237 227 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.78% 14.67% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 194 227
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -18 17 £23,500 -32.85% 1
Witney +24 9 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Abingdon -11 7 £27,500 -
Bicester - 6 £22,500 -
Banbury - 4 £50,000 - 2
Henley-on-Thames +1 3 £25,500 -66.00%
Thame +4 1 £16,500 -44.06%
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 87 (67.97%) Microsoft
2 57 (44.53%) Windows
3 41 (32.03%) MS Excel
4 40 (31.25%) Degree
5 39 (30.47%) Windows 7
6 30 (23.44%) Active Directory
7 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (14.06%) SQL
9 18 (14.06%) SQL Server
10 17 (13.28%) Analytics
11 16 (12.50%) IIS
12 15 (11.72%) Oracle
12 15 (11.72%) MS Exchange
13 14 (10.94%) Internet
13 14 (10.94%) Windows 8
14 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
15 12 (9.38%) DNS
16 11 (8.59%) Photoshop
16 11 (8.59%) Firewall
16 11 (8.59%) Digital Marketing
16 11 (8.59%) Computer Science
16 11 (8.59%) Marketing
17 10 (7.81%) Finance
17 10 (7.81%) VMware
17 10 (7.81%) Google
17 10 (7.81%) Google Analytics
17 10 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (7.81%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 15 (11.72%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.91%) Lync
6 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.78%) WordPress
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (32.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) Photoshop
3 8 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.13%) MS Project
5 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.56%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.78%) InDesign
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.94%) Internet
2 12 (9.38%) DNS
2 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.59%) Firewall
4 8 (6.25%) Wireless
5 6 (4.69%) LAN
6 5 (3.91%) WAN
7 4 (3.13%) VPN
7 4 (3.13%) IP Telephony
7 4 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (2.34%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.34%) SAN
8 3 (2.34%) DHCP
8 3 (2.34%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.56%) Intranet
10 1 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.78%) FTP
10 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.56%) OLAP
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) MySQL
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Xcelsius
4 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (8.59%) Marketing
2 10 (7.81%) Finance
3 9 (7.03%) Advertising
4 8 (6.25%) French Language
4 8 (6.25%) German Language
5 6 (4.69%) Publishing
5 6 (4.69%) Legal
6 5 (3.91%) Retail
7 4 (3.13%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (3.13%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.56%) Automotive
10 1 (0.78%) Law
10 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (46.09%) Analyst
2 42 (32.81%) Support Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) IT Support
4 11 (8.59%) Desktop Support
4 11 (8.59%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) Desktop Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) PPC Manager
5 9 (7.03%) PPC Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) PPC Specialist
5 9 (7.03%) PPC Executive
5 9 (7.03%) Marketing Assistant
6 8 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 7 (5.47%) Graduate
8 6 (4.69%) Architect
8 6 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.69%) IT Architect
8 6 (4.69%) Business Architect
8 6 (4.69%) Business Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) .NET
2 3 (2.34%) COM
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) Flash
3 1 (0.78%) jQuery
3 1 (0.78%) HTML5
3 1 (0.78%) PhoneGap
3 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.81%) NHS
3 10 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.25%) Economics
4 8 (6.25%) Social Media
5 5 (3.91%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.34%) Biotechnology
6 3 (2.34%) Statistics
6 3 (2.34%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.34%) EPoS
6 3 (2.34%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.56%) GIS
8 1 (0.78%) Physics
8 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.78%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.78%) Open Source
8 1 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (44.53%) Windows
2 39 (30.47%) Windows 7
3 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.94%) Windows 8
5 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.13%) Android
8 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.56%) UNIX
9 2 (1.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.78%) Linux
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.28%) Analytics
2 11 (8.59%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (7.81%) PRINCE2
4 9 (7.03%) SEO
4 9 (7.03%) Data Management
4 9 (7.03%) Pay per click
5 8 (6.25%) CRM
5 8 (6.25%) ERP
6 7 (5.47%) ITIL
7 6 (4.69%) TOGAF
7 6 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.69%) Project Management
7 6 (4.69%) People Management
8 5 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.91%) Workflow
9 3 (2.34%) Quality Management
9 3 (2.34%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.34%) Regression Testing
9 3 (2.34%) Automated Testing
9 3 (2.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.06%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) VB
3 2 (1.56%) VBA
3 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.78%) Python
4 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.78%) Ruby
4 1 (0.78%) C
4 1 (0.78%) Java
4 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (31.25%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) MCP
2 10 (7.81%) CCNA
2 10 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.25%) MCSE
4 7 (5.47%) MCT
5 5 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.34%) CCNP
6 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.56%) PhD
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) MCSA
8 1 (0.78%) HND
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PMP
8 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (23.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.34%) WSUS
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 87 (67.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.72%) Oracle
3 10 (7.81%) VMware
3 10 (7.81%) Google
4 9 (7.03%) Facebook
5 6 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.69%) HP
5 6 (4.69%) SAP
5 6 (4.69%) Cisco
6 5 (3.91%) Avaya
7 4 (3.13%) Dell
7 4 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.34%) Symantec
8 3 (2.34%) Citrix
8 3 (2.34%) Adobe
9 2 (1.56%) Cognos
9 2 (1.56%) Apple
9 2 (1.56%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.78%) LANDesk
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Banbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 per annum + Healthcare scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Prion Cutting Edge
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago