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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 46 38 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.92% 5.42% 1.49%
As % of the Applications category 29.63% 32.53% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 9
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -30.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £19,500 £32,360
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,300 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £31,475 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.53% +1.75%
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
81 83 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.21% 16.67% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 75 73
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £38,500
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 16 - -
Yeovil -8 6 £31,250 -16.66% 4
Bath -9 2 £30,000 +3.44% 1
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 50 (84.75%) Microsoft
2 35 (59.32%) Windows
3 27 (45.76%) SQL
4 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
5 25 (42.37%) Finance
6 21 (35.59%) Windows 7
7 19 (32.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (30.51%) Degree
8 18 (30.51%) Wealth Management
8 18 (30.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (30.51%) Banking
8 18 (30.51%) ITIL
8 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
9 17 (28.81%) SLA
10 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
10 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (23.73%) User Stories
12 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
13 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
13 12 (20.34%) Time Management
14 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
14 11 (18.64%) Citrix
14 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
14 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
14 11 (18.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (16.95%) SWIFT
15 10 (16.95%) Windows 8
15 10 (16.95%) Credit Risk
15 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) VPN
2 4 (6.78%) PBX
2 4 (6.78%) VoIP
3 1 (1.69%) Broadband
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.86%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.69%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) SilkTest
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Electronics
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (20.34%) Applications Support
2 12 (20.34%) Support Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Applications Support Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) IT Support
4 8 (13.56%) Banking Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Service Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Software Tester
4 8 (13.56%) Tester
5 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) IT Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Senior IT Support
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Support Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
2 7 (11.86%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
3 10 (16.95%) Credit Risk
3 10 (16.95%) SWIFT
4 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
4 7 (11.86%) iPad
4 7 (11.86%) iPhone
4 7 (11.86%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 21 (35.59%) Windows 7
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
5 10 (16.95%) Windows 8
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.69%) Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 18 (30.51%) Wealth Management
3 14 (23.73%) User Stories
4 12 (20.34%) Time Management
5 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) Change Management
5 10 (16.95%) Data Analysis
5 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
6 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.25%) Test Management
7 8 (13.56%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (13.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (13.56%) Service Management
8 7 (11.86%) ITIL V3
9 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.17%) SDLC
10 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) C
3 7 (11.86%) VB.NET
4 6 (10.17%) C#
4 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
2 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
2 11 (18.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.86%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (11.86%) MCDST
5 4 (6.78%) CCNA
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.81%) SLA
2 9 (15.25%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (84.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Citrix
3 10 (16.95%) Bloomberg
3 10 (16.95%) Reuters
4 7 (11.86%) Intel Security
4 7 (11.86%) Remedy
4 7 (11.86%) Symantec
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco
5 4 (6.78%) VMware
6 2 (3.39%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) Spiceworks
Yeovil, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: £18,900 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Debenhams PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago