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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 28 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.05% 2.05% 2.63%
As % of the Applications category 36.84% 19.18% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 11
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £14,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
76 73 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.69% 10.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 58 98
Average salary £30,000 £33,150 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.50% +2.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Bath +15 12 £26,750 -21.32% 2
Taunton +13 10 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Bridgwater - 4 £28,750 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) MS Excel
3 23 (36.51%) Windows
4 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 13 (20.63%) VPN
6 11 (17.46%) Firewall
7 10 (15.87%) SQL
7 10 (15.87%) MS Project
7 10 (15.87%) Finance
8 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
9 8 (12.70%) LAN
9 8 (12.70%) WAN
9 8 (12.70%) DHCP
9 8 (12.70%) DNS
9 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
9 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.11%) Resource Management
10 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 7 (11.11%) SLA
10 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
11 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (9.52%) Sage
11 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (9.52%) Programme Management
12 5 (7.94%) VMware
12 5 (7.94%) Mathematics
12 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (7.94%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) IBM Notes
3 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) Lync
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (46.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.87%) MS Project
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Sage 1000
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.63%) VPN
3 11 (17.46%) Firewall
4 8 (12.70%) DHCP
4 8 (12.70%) DNS
4 8 (12.70%) LAN
4 8 (12.70%) WAN
5 5 (7.94%) VoIP
6 4 (6.35%) SMTP
6 4 (6.35%) QSIG
6 4 (6.35%) Ethernet
6 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
6 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Electronics
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) French Language
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Publishing
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Service Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Help Desk Support
3 8 (12.70%) Help Desk Technician
4 7 (11.11%) IT Support
4 7 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 7 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 6 (9.52%) Coordinator
5 6 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Junior
7 4 (6.35%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Field Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Network Support
8 3 (4.76%) Project Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) Statistics
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) CCTV
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
3 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
2 7 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 6 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 5 (7.94%) ITIL
4 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.94%) Change Management
5 4 (6.35%) ERP
5 4 (6.35%) PRINCE
5 4 (6.35%) Data Management
5 4 (6.35%) Service Management
5 4 (6.35%) Time Management
5 4 (6.35%) Memory Management
6 3 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.76%) Analytics
6 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.17%) ITSM
7 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) CCNA
1 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Sage
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Citrix
3 5 (7.94%) Lotus
4 4 (6.35%) Avaya
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 4 (6.35%) NetScout
4 4 (6.35%) Riverbed
4 4 (6.35%) F5
4 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.35%) Siemens
5 1 (1.59%) Progress
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) Motorola
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
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