The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 53 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 294 239 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.18% 4.05% 5.02%
As % of the Applications category 33.37% 32.08% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 246 198 240
Median salary £26,750 £29,375 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.93% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +2.51%
MS Office
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
881 745 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.51% 12.64% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 746 606 795
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,575 £21,500 £21,575
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MS Office
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the South West region.

MS Office Salary Trend in the South West

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the South West

MS Office
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +23 75 £27,000 +8.00% 9
Bristol +6 75 £42,500 +32.81% 4
Gloucestershire +21 69 £21,500 -44.51% 6
Somerset +9 37 £30,000 +12.00% 2
Cornwall -5 17 £22,500 -37.93%
Devon -9 9 £30,000 - 3
Dorset -27 8 £20,250 -19.00% 2
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 345 (70.55%) Microsoft
2 254 (51.94%) MS Excel
3 180 (36.81%) Windows
4 108 (22.09%) Active Directory
5 85 (17.38%) Windows 7
6 80 (16.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 79 (16.16%) SQL
8 77 (15.75%) ITIL
9 71 (14.52%) Finance
10 68 (13.91%) Security Cleared
11 63 (12.88%) Windows Server
12 58 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (10.84%) PRINCE2
14 50 (10.22%) SLA
15 48 (9.82%) VPN
15 48 (9.82%) SharePoint
15 48 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (9.20%) Driving Licence
17 44 (9.00%) SQL Server
18 43 (8.79%) LAN
19 42 (8.59%) WAN
19 42 (8.59%) Management Information System
19 42 (8.59%) SC Cleared
20 41 (8.38%) Project Management
20 41 (8.38%) Office 365
21 38 (7.77%) MS Visio
21 38 (7.77%) MS Exchange
22 36 (7.36%) Service Delivery
22 36 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
23 35 (7.16%) MS Project

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (9.82%) SharePoint
2 38 (7.77%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.25%) IIS
6 10 (2.04%) CMS
7 7 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.23%) SAS
8 6 (1.23%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.41%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.41%) JBoss
12 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.20%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 254 (51.94%) MS Excel
2 80 (16.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 38 (7.77%) MS Visio
4 35 (7.16%) MS Project
5 9 (1.84%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.41%) GNU Octave
7 2 (0.41%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.82%) Maximo
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.41%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.41%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.20%) FastStats
3 1 (0.20%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.38%) Office 365
2 16 (3.27%) SaaS
3 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.02%) MailChimp
5 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.41%) AdWords
6 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.41%) IaaS
6 2 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.82%) VPN
2 43 (8.79%) LAN
3 42 (8.59%) WAN
4 33 (6.75%) TCP/IP
5 26 (5.32%) Wireless
6 25 (5.11%) Firewall
7 23 (4.70%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (4.09%) Ethernet
9 17 (3.48%) DHCP
9 17 (3.48%) DNS
9 17 (3.48%) Internet
9 17 (3.48%) NFC
9 17 (3.48%) RS-232
9 17 (3.48%) RS-485
10 11 (2.25%) SAN
11 9 (1.84%) VoIP
12 8 (1.64%) VLAN
13 7 (1.43%) NAS
14 6 (1.23%) MPLS
15 4 (0.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.25%) Relational Database
2 11 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.02%) MS Access
6 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.41%) Big Data
9 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.41%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 17 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.64%) JIRA
4 6 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.82%) Selenium
5 4 (0.82%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.61%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.61%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.61%) MSI
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.61%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.41%) Hudson
7 2 (0.41%) PVCS
7 2 (0.41%) Toad
7 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.20%) LSMW
General
1 71 (14.52%) Finance
2 28 (5.73%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.11%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.27%) Marketing
5 12 (2.45%) Legal
6 8 (1.64%) Advertising
6 8 (1.64%) Billing
7 7 (1.43%) Banking
7 7 (1.43%) Law
8 6 (1.23%) Back Office
8 6 (1.23%) Electronics
9 5 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.02%) Retail
10 2 (0.41%) Games
10 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 160 (32.72%) Analyst
2 60 (12.27%) Support Analyst
3 50 (10.22%) IT Support
4 49 (10.02%) Support Engineer
5 41 (8.38%) Desktop Support
6 34 (6.95%) IT Engineer
7 30 (6.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 30 (6.13%) Service Analyst
7 30 (6.13%) Service Desk Analyst
8 29 (5.93%) Developer
9 28 (5.73%) Desktop Analyst
9 28 (5.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 25 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support
12 19 (3.89%) Junior
13 18 (3.68%) Service Desk Support
14 17 (3.48%) Applications Support
14 17 (3.48%) Support Technician
14 17 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
15 16 (3.27%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.32%) HTML
2 25 (5.11%) .NET
3 16 (3.27%) jQuery
4 8 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.43%) HTML5
6 6 (1.23%) CSS
7 5 (1.02%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.02%) XSLT
8 4 (0.82%) XML
9 3 (0.61%) Flash
10 2 (0.41%) CSS3
10 2 (0.41%) ELK Stack
10 2 (0.41%) J2EE
10 2 (0.41%) Kafka
10 2 (0.41%) LINQ
10 2 (0.41%) LLVM
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.20%) JSON
11 1 (0.20%) REST
11 1 (0.20%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.20%) Driving Licence
3 42 (8.59%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.50%) NHS
5 17 (3.48%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (1.84%) Smartphone
8 8 (1.64%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.02%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.02%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.02%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.02%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.82%) Blog
11 4 (0.82%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.82%) Replication
11 4 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 180 (36.81%) Windows
2 85 (17.38%) Windows 7
3 63 (12.88%) Windows Server
4 36 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (6.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (6.54%) Windows 10
7 25 (5.11%) Windows 8
8 21 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (3.89%) Linux
10 14 (2.86%) Android
11 13 (2.66%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.23%) Unix
12 6 (1.23%) VMS
13 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.02%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.82%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.61%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.41%) CentOS
17 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.75%) ITIL
2 53 (10.84%) PRINCE2
3 48 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (8.38%) Project Management
5 36 (7.36%) Service Delivery
6 30 (6.13%) CRM
6 30 (6.13%) ERP
7 28 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (5.73%) Software Engineering
8 24 (4.91%) Service Management
9 23 (4.70%) Mentoring
10 22 (4.50%) Time Management
11 20 (4.09%) Programme Management
12 19 (3.89%) E-Commerce
12 19 (3.89%) Migration
12 19 (3.89%) TOGAF
13 18 (3.68%) Data Protection
14 17 (3.48%) Data Management
14 17 (3.48%) Systems Analysis
15 16 (3.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 79 (16.16%) SQL
2 26 (5.32%) C
3 25 (5.11%) C#
4 24 (4.91%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 18 (3.68%) T-SQL
7 17 (3.48%) Java
8 10 (2.04%) VB
9 9 (1.84%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.64%) PHP
11 7 (1.43%) C++
11 7 (1.43%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.23%) VBA
13 4 (0.82%) VBScript
14 3 (0.61%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.61%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (0.61%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.61%) Python
15 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 42 (8.59%) SC Cleared
3 31 (6.34%) DV Cleared
4 28 (5.73%) Degree
5 23 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (3.68%) ISEB
7 14 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 13 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (2.45%) ISTQB
9 12 (2.45%) MCP
10 8 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.23%) APMP
11 6 (1.23%) CCNA
11 6 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.02%) DBS Check
12 5 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.82%) MCSA
13 4 (0.82%) MCSE
13 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.22%) SLA
2 24 (4.91%) QA
3 19 (3.89%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.02%) P3O
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.84%) XenApp
4 7 (1.43%) vSphere
5 6 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.02%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.82%) Firmware
7 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.61%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.41%) UAG
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (3.27%) SCCM
2 8 (1.64%) SCOM
3 6 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.02%) WSUS
5 4 (0.82%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.82%) Nagios
6 3 (0.61%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.41%) Kibana
7 2 (0.41%) logstash
8 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.20%) MOM
8 1 (0.20%) OpenView
8 1 (0.20%) PaperCut
8 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 345 (70.55%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.95%) VMware
3 26 (5.32%) Citrix
4 17 (3.48%) SAP
5 16 (3.27%) Cisco
5 16 (3.27%) HP
6 15 (3.07%) Dell
7 11 (2.25%) Oracle
8 9 (1.84%) Adobe
8 9 (1.84%) Apple
8 9 (1.84%) iManage
9 8 (1.64%) Veeam
9 8 (1.64%) Wyse
10 6 (1.23%) Sage
10 6 (1.23%) Sophos
11 5 (1.02%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.02%) EMC
11 5 (1.02%) Informatica
11 5 (1.02%) Intel
12 4 (0.82%) Google
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Pontoon
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 5% Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £25,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits, Training
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Taunton
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive & negotiable
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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