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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 57 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.36% 0.75% 2.27%
As % of the Applications category 17.36% 4.41% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 8
Average salary £25,500 £22,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -52.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £22,900 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
121 68 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.87% 16.96% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 72 50 25
Average salary £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 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 22 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
3 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
4 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (31.71%) Change Management
6 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
6 12 (29.27%) ERP
6 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
6 12 (29.27%) ITIL
6 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
6 12 (29.27%) DV Cleared
6 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (24.39%) SLA
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
8 9 (21.95%) IBM Notes
8 9 (21.95%) Lotus
8 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
8 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (21.95%) Software Licensing
9 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (17.07%) Time Management
10 7 (17.07%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (17.07%) ProCurve
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (17.07%) MCSA
10 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.95%) IBM Notes
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) Wireless
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Front Office
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Buyer
1 9 (21.95%) Senior Buyer
1 9 (21.95%) IT Buyer
1 9 (21.95%) Software Buyer
1 9 (21.95%) Senior IT Buyer
2 6 (14.63%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) ICT Trainer
6 2 (4.88%) Trainer
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Resource Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Social Media
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.07%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.88%) Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Change Management
2 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
2 12 (29.27%) ERP
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 9 (21.95%) Software Licensing
4 7 (17.07%) Time Management
4 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.20%) Budget Control
6 3 (7.32%) Content Management
7 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Document Management
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Web Design
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
1 12 (29.27%) DV Cleared
1 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (17.07%) MCSA
3 7 (17.07%) CCNA
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCP
4 3 (7.32%) MCDST
4 3 (7.32%) MCTS
4 3 (7.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
2 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) Lotus
3 7 (17.07%) ProCurve
3 7 (17.07%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix