The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 55 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.89% 2.66% 3.79%
As % of the Applications category 18.40% 16.30% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 17
Average salary £31,250 £25,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.54% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,650 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £38,000 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
125 92 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.68% 16.34% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 121 83 58
Average salary £33,300 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £46,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
South West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Bath -11 12 £34,500 +2.98% 1
Minehead - 4 £25,000 -
Yeovil - 3 £30,000 -
Taunton -10 1 £32,500 +27.45% 2
Shepton Mallet - 1 - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
5 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 8 (21.05%) MS Project
5 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 8 (21.05%) Finance
6 7 (18.42%) Degree
7 6 (15.79%) Citrix
7 6 (15.79%) .NET
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
7 6 (15.79%) VMware
7 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
8 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
8 5 (13.16%) VPN
9 4 (10.53%) Sun
9 4 (10.53%) SAN
9 4 (10.53%) Sage
9 4 (10.53%) SLA
9 4 (10.53%) HTML
9 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (10.53%) XML
9 4 (10.53%) Data Security
9 4 (10.53%) Information Security

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.05%) MS Project
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.63%) InDesign
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.63%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) assyst
1 1 (2.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) VPN
2 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 4 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) IPv4
4 1 (2.63%) IPv6
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Military
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Junior
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Security Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Programme Planner
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Network Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Network Security Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (7.89%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
3 2 (5.26%) COM
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Photography
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.53%) Data Security
4 4 (10.53%) Information Security
4 4 (10.53%) Data Management
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 3 (7.89%) User Stories
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.26%) Validation
6 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C#
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) XPath
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) MCITP
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Xen
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Citrix
2 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Sun
3 4 (10.53%) Sage
4 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.63%) Altiris
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Nortel
4 1 (2.63%) Remedy
Taunton, Somerset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, South West
Roper Rhodes
Salary: £19,000 - £25,000 depending on experience plus staff bonus
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