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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 55 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 63 72 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.16% 4.31% 3.79%
As % of the Applications category 22.26% 28.13% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 55
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £38,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
283 256 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.70% 15.33% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 221 222 227
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 30 £24,000 +11.62% 9
Banbury +9 10 £30,000 +27.65%
Bicester +1 8 £25,000 -35.06% 2
Witney +19 2 £26,000 -18.75%
Abingdon -16 1 - - 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 86 (72.27%) Microsoft
2 76 (63.87%) Windows
3 67 (56.30%) MS Excel
4 50 (42.02%) Active Directory
5 36 (30.25%) Windows 7
6 33 (27.73%) MS PowerPoint
7 32 (26.89%) Degree
8 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
9 22 (18.49%) MS Exchange
10 21 (17.65%) MCP
11 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (15.13%) MCSE
12 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (14.29%) Workflow
14 16 (13.45%) Management Information System
14 16 (13.45%) Internet
14 16 (13.45%) MS Project
14 16 (13.45%) SQL
15 15 (12.61%) Windows 8
16 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
16 14 (11.76%) Project Management
17 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
17 13 (10.92%) Windows XP
17 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (10.08%) IBM
18 12 (10.08%) SLA
18 12 (10.08%) C
19 11 (9.24%) TCP/IP
19 11 (9.24%) Software Engineering

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.56%) IBM Notes
4 7 (5.88%) IIS
5 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.20%) Lync
6 5 (4.20%) MS Project Server
7 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.36%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 67 (56.30%) MS Excel
2 33 (27.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (13.45%) MS Project
4 5 (4.20%) AutoCAD
5 4 (3.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (3.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.84%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.84%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.84%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.45%) Internet
2 11 (9.24%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.40%) DNS
4 8 (6.72%) Ethernet
4 8 (6.72%) Firewall
5 5 (4.20%) Wireless
5 5 (4.20%) ZigBee
5 5 (4.20%) 3G
5 5 (4.20%) VPN
5 5 (4.20%) Bluetooth
5 5 (4.20%) GPRS
5 5 (4.20%) GSM
6 4 (3.36%) LAN
6 4 (3.36%) WAN
6 4 (3.36%) SAN
6 4 (3.36%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.52%) DHCP
8 1 (0.84%) IPv4
8 1 (0.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.68%) OLAP
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (5.88%) Finance
1 7 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (4.20%) Electronics
3 3 (2.52%) Publishing
3 3 (2.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.84%) Law
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (52.10%) Analyst
2 43 (36.13%) Support Analyst
3 29 (24.37%) IT Support
4 23 (19.33%) 1st Line Support
5 17 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 15 (12.61%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (8.40%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (8.40%) Service Analyst
7 10 (8.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (7.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.88%) Junior
10 6 (5.04%) Graduate
10 6 (5.04%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.04%) Research Analyst
11 5 (4.20%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (4.20%) Support Technician
11 5 (4.20%) Electronics Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Design Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.36%) .NET
1 4 (3.36%) J2EE
1 4 (3.36%) JSP
1 4 (3.36%) Struts
1 4 (3.36%) JSF
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.84%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Management Information System
2 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.56%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.88%) Economics
6 5 (4.20%) Physics
6 5 (4.20%) Telematics
7 4 (3.36%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.36%) Biotechnology
7 4 (3.36%) Statistics
8 3 (2.52%) Tandem
9 2 (1.68%) NHS
9 2 (1.68%) GIS
10 1 (0.84%) PMI
10 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (63.87%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Windows 7
3 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (12.61%) Windows 8
5 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (10.92%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.04%) UNIX
9 5 (4.20%) Linux
10 3 (2.52%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.68%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.84%) Android
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.29%) Workflow
2 14 (11.76%) Project Management
3 11 (9.24%) Software Engineering
4 9 (7.56%) Data Analysis
5 8 (6.72%) Time Management
6 7 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.88%) Data Management
6 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.88%) ERP
6 7 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.88%) Product Management
7 6 (5.04%) Coaching
7 6 (5.04%) ITIL
8 5 (4.20%) TDD
8 5 (4.20%) PRINCE
8 5 (4.20%) UML
8 5 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.20%) Analytics
9 4 (3.36%) People Management
9 4 (3.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.45%) SQL
2 12 (10.08%) C
3 9 (7.56%) Perl
4 8 (6.72%) VB
5 5 (4.20%) Python
5 5 (4.20%) Embedded C
5 5 (4.20%) C#
6 4 (3.36%) C++
6 4 (3.36%) Java
6 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (26.89%) Degree
2 21 (17.65%) MCP
3 18 (15.13%) MCSE
3 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.40%) CCNA
4 10 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.88%) MCT
6 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (3.36%) PhD
8 3 (2.52%) CCNP
9 1 (0.84%) ISEB
9 1 (0.84%) MCSA
9 1 (0.84%) HND
9 1 (0.84%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.84%) PMP
9 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) SLA
2 10 (8.40%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) TickIT
System Software
1 50 (42.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.72%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) WSUS
1 4 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.84%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (72.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.08%) IBM
3 7 (5.88%) Oracle
3 7 (5.88%) Remedy
3 7 (5.88%) VMware
4 6 (5.04%) SAP
4 6 (5.04%) Avaya
5 5 (4.20%) HP
5 5 (4.20%) Dell
5 5 (4.20%) EMC
6 4 (3.36%) Citrix
6 4 (3.36%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.36%) Cognos
6 4 (3.36%) Adobe
7 3 (2.52%) Symantec
8 2 (1.68%) Cisco
8 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.68%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.84%) Minitab
9 1 (0.84%) Draytek
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bicester
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial UK
Salary: Unspecified pension, healthcare, annual salary reviews
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + plus car and 10% bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago