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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 46 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.61% - 1.92%
As % of the Applications category 4.00% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
25 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 15.15% 21.62% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 15
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 23 January 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) VBA
4 5 (55.56%) Firmware
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) Smartcard
4 5 (55.56%) Electronics
4 5 (55.56%) Data Management
4 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 5 (55.56%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (55.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (22.22%) Line Management
7 2 (22.22%) Coaching
7 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 2 (22.22%) Perl
7 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
7 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (22.22%) QA
7 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
7 2 (22.22%) TIBCO iProcess
7 2 (22.22%) Subversion
7 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Banking

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Struts
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (55.56%) Smartcard
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Management
1 5 (55.56%) Time Management
1 5 (55.56%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) OOP
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) AWK
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Toshiba