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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 60 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.98% 2.32% 4.10%
As % of the Applications category 23.08% 14.52% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 10
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £27,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -7.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £20,400 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £33,600 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
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
39 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.91% 15.98% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 37
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +59.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £44,600 £53,500
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 9 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (33.33%) LAN
4 10 (33.33%) WAN
5 9 (30.00%) Driving Licence
6 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) MCTS
8 6 (20.00%) MCITP
8 6 (20.00%) MCP
8 6 (20.00%) B2B
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Wireless
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) Network Design
9 5 (16.67%) MCDST
9 5 (16.67%) VMware
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle
10 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
10 4 (13.33%) Firewall

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) LAN
1 10 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (16.67%) Wireless
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
4 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
4 3 (10.00%) SDH
4 3 (10.00%) Telepresence
5 2 (6.67%) Broadband
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.33%) DNS
6 1 (3.33%) LDAP
6 1 (3.33%) SMTP
6 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Billing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Database Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Field Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Inside Sales Executive
3 3 (10.00%) Internal Sales Executive
3 3 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Sales Executive
3 3 (10.00%) Sales Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Debian
6 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Analytics
1 6 (20.00%) B2B
1 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) B2C
4 3 (10.00%) Business Development
4 3 (10.00%) Coaching
4 3 (10.00%) Presales
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) MCITP
2 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 6 (20.00%) MCTS
3 5 (16.67%) MCDST
4 3 (10.00%) CCDP
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Avaya
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos
5 1 (3.33%) Intel
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL