The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 42 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.53% 0.92% 3.23%
As % of the Applications category 2.86% 9.09% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
MS Office
Dorset

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

Applications Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
35 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 18.62% 10.09% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 10
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £37,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

MS Office
Salary Trend in Poole

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Poole

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Process Management
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (50.00%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Apache

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft