The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 17 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.91% 2.88% 3.17%
As % of the Applications category 32.08% 18.11% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 16
Average salary £23,500 £31,250 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.80% +23.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £20,850 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
MS Office
South West

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 127 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.06% 15.91% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 123 84
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Office
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Somerset

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Somerset

MS Office
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 5 £38,000 -
Taunton +10 4 £22,125 -8.76% 1
Bath +7 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Frome - 1 £18,500 - 1
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
6 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) MS Project
6 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (17.78%) Resource Management
7 8 (17.78%) Service Management
7 8 (17.78%) ITIL
7 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (15.56%) VPN
8 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
8 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
9 6 (13.33%) Firewall
9 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
9 6 (13.33%) Sage
10 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
10 5 (11.11%) Lotus
10 5 (11.11%) VoIP
10 5 (11.11%) IBM Notes
10 5 (11.11%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) Electronics
10 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.11%) Finance
10 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
10 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.67%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) WorkSite
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.56%) VPN
3 6 (13.33%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) VoIP
5 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
5 4 (8.89%) Wireshark
5 4 (8.89%) WAN
5 4 (8.89%) SMTP
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
5 4 (8.89%) QSIG
6 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) ADSL
7 1 (2.22%) Broadband
7 1 (2.22%) 3G
7 1 (2.22%) Intranet
7 1 (2.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.22%) SilkTest
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
1 1 (2.22%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 5 (11.11%) Electronics
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
1 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) French Language
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Project Planner
5 5 (11.11%) IT Support
6 4 (8.89%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Support
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.67%) Programme Planner
7 3 (6.67%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Support Technician
8 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Technician
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) SOAP
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
1 1 (2.22%) XML
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.67%) iPad
2 3 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Phone
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.44%) Linux
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (17.78%) Resource Management
2 8 (17.78%) Service Management
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 5 (11.11%) Office Automation
5 4 (8.89%) Memory Management
5 4 (8.89%) ITSM
5 4 (8.89%) ERP
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.67%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
8 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MOS
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Sage
3 5 (11.11%) Lotus
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Siemens
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
5 3 (6.67%) Reuters
5 3 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) Motorola
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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