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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 17 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.84% 3.63% 1.53%
As % of the Applications category 36.96% 22.50% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 5
Average salary £27,500 £31,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £36,250 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
46 120 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.69% 16.13% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 110 80
Average salary £35,000 £33,300 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.10% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 - 6 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 3 £46,000 -
Bath -1 2 £27,500 -19.11%
Frome - 2 £21,750 - 1
Taunton +5 1 £23,000 -26.98% 1
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 25 (52.08%) Windows
3 21 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
6 12 (25.00%) SQL
7 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
8 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (18.75%) Service Management
9 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (14.58%) ERP
11 7 (14.58%) ITIL
11 7 (14.58%) VPN
11 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
11 7 (14.58%) Finance
11 7 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (12.50%) Marketing
12 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (12.50%) Firewall
12 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 6 (12.50%) MS Project
12 6 (12.50%) Resource Management
13 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
13 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office Automation
13 5 (10.42%) Office Automation
13 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
13 5 (10.42%) IBM Notes

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.42%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.25%) Lync
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) WorkSite
Applications
1 21 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (12.50%) MS Project
4 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.58%) VPN
3 6 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
4 4 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.17%) LAN
5 2 (4.17%) VoIP
5 2 (4.17%) WAN
5 2 (4.17%) SMTP
5 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.17%) QSIG
6 1 (2.08%) Intranet
6 1 (2.08%) Extranet
6 1 (2.08%) 3G
6 1 (2.08%) ADSL
6 1 (2.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 3 (6.25%) SilkTest
1 3 (6.25%) Selenium
1 3 (6.25%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.25%) Back Office
4 3 (6.25%) Electronics
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) French Language
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.08%) German Language
6 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Service Management Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) IT Support
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Programme Planner
6 2 (4.17%) Network Support
6 2 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) SOAP
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
1 3 (6.25%) XML
1 3 (6.25%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.25%) iPhone
2 3 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) UNIX
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Service Management
2 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) ERP
2 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 5 (10.42%) Office Automation
5 4 (8.33%) CRM
5 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.33%) ITSM
5 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.25%) SOA
6 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ISEB
1 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
1 3 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Lotus
2 5 (10.42%) Sage
3 3 (6.25%) Reuters
3 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) Siemens
5 1 (2.08%) Motorola
Taunton, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Frome, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £22-28,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £15500.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago