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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 68 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.36% 1.17% 3.19%
As % of the Applications category 10.47% 8.16% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 10
Average salary £25,250 £19,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.16% -55.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £19,250 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £21,525 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,863 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -
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
86 49 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.51% 14.37% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 50
Average salary £31,000 £23,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% -24.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,225 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 21 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Change Management
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 12 (42.86%) SLA
6 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (35.71%) Service Delivery
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (25.00%) ProCurve
9 7 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco
9 7 (25.00%) CCNA
9 7 (25.00%) HP
9 7 (25.00%) MCSA
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (21.43%) ERP
10 6 (21.43%) Internet
10 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
10 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
10 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
10 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) NAS
3 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Buyer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Buyer
3 3 (10.71%) IT Buyer
3 3 (10.71%) Software Buyer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior IT Buyer
3 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Change Management
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 6 (21.43%) ERP
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Time Management
6 4 (14.29%) Budget Control
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
7 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 3 (10.71%) Software Licensing
8 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) MCSA
2 7 (25.00%) CCNA
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) MCDST
4 3 (10.71%) MCTS
4 3 (10.71%) MCITP
4 3 (10.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) HP
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix