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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 44 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 27 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.36% 3.10% 4.02%
As % of the Applications category 39.71% 20.47% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 20
Average salary £27,750 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.61% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,375 £14,400 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
68 127 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.99% 15.14% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 119 90
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 £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £47,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Taunton +17 13 £23,250 -41.87%
Bath +20 5 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Bridgwater - 4 £28,750 -
Street - 1 £38,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 22 (48.89%) Windows
1 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 11 (24.44%) MS Project
4 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
4 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
5 10 (22.22%) Resource Management
6 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) ITIL
7 8 (17.78%) Service Management
7 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
8 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
8 7 (15.56%) VPN
9 6 (13.33%) Firewall
9 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 6 (13.33%) Sage
10 5 (11.11%) Electronics
10 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 5 (11.11%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (11.11%) Marketing
10 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 5 (11.11%) Office Automation
10 5 (11.11%) Lotus

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1 (2.22%) WorkSite
Applications
1 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) 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%) WAN
5 4 (8.89%) SMTP
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
5 4 (8.89%) Wireshark
5 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
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%) Intranet
7 1 (2.22%) Extranet
7 1 (2.22%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Electronics
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) French Language
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) German Language
5 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) IT Support
5 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Project Planner
6 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Programme Planner
6 4 (8.89%) Network Support
7 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.44%) Junior
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
2 10 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
4 8 (17.78%) Service Management
5 5 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 5 (11.11%) Office Automation
6 4 (8.89%) Memory Management
6 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.89%) ITSM
6 4 (8.89%) ERP
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) Change Management
8 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.22%) Content Management
9 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.22%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) MOS
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Sage
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Lotus
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Siemens
5 1 (2.22%) Motorola
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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