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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 10 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 5.03% 2.91% 5.43%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 7.50% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
26 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 13.07% 38.83% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 7
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Poole region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Poole

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (42.86%) ISEB
5 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (42.86%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Device Driver
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
7 2 (14.29%) Symantec
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (7.14%) Android
8 1 (7.14%) iPhone
8 1 (7.14%) Time Management
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
8 1 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) Data Management
8 1 (7.14%) VBA
8 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (7.14%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Test Leader
2 5 (35.71%) Lead Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Management
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 16 hours ago