The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 57 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.04% 3.10% 2.97%
As % of the Applications category 12.12% 21.43% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 10
Average salary £24,500 £19,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -46.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £19,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
MS Office
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
66 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.84% 14.48% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 47
Average salary £40,000 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MS Office
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Portsmouth

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
5 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (38.10%) SLA
7 7 (33.33%) Change Management
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
9 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) MCP
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) MCITP
9 5 (23.81%) MCDST
9 5 (23.81%) MCTS
9 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) NAS
10 4 (19.05%) vSphere
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Service Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) EPoS Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) PLM
6 1 (4.76%) PDM
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Software Distribution
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCDST
2 5 (23.81%) MCTS
2 5 (23.81%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) MCP
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
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