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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 80 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 195 254 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.78% 4.24% 4.80%
As % of the Applications category 29.24% 32.56% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 166 208 244
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
667 780 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.94% 13.01% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 573 666 781
Median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,800 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +12 60 £28,000 -6.66% 5
Bristol +15 54 £28,000 +3.22% 15
Gloucestershire -32 27 £23,250 -22.50% 2
Dorset +27 22 £47,500 +95.87% 4
Somerset -11 19 £40,000 +44.14% 4
Cornwall +1 10 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Devon -25 2 £27,000 +8.00%
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 285 (61.96%) Microsoft
2 209 (45.43%) MS Excel
3 175 (38.04%) Windows
4 139 (30.22%) Active Directory
5 107 (23.26%) SQL
6 98 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
7 86 (18.70%) Finance
8 77 (16.74%) ITIL
9 74 (16.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 61 (13.26%) SQL Server
10 61 (13.26%) Windows 7
11 56 (12.17%) Project Management
12 55 (11.96%) Degree
13 52 (11.30%) VPN
14 47 (10.22%) VMware
15 46 (10.00%) Citrix
15 46 (10.00%) MS Visio
16 44 (9.57%) Driving Licence
16 44 (9.57%) Windows Server
17 43 (9.35%) SharePoint
17 43 (9.35%) SLA
18 42 (9.13%) MS Exchange
19 41 (8.91%) Time Management
20 40 (8.70%) Service Delivery
21 39 (8.48%) IIS
21 39 (8.48%) Banking
22 38 (8.26%) PRINCE2
23 37 (8.04%) LAN
23 37 (8.04%) Security Cleared
24 36 (7.83%) 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 43 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 42 (9.13%) MS Exchange
3 39 (8.48%) IIS
4 16 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.17%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.52%) CMS
8 7 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.52%) SAS
9 6 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.30%) JBoss
9 6 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.65%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.43%) WordPress
13 1 (0.22%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 209 (45.43%) MS Excel
2 74 (16.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 46 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 36 (7.83%) MS Project
5 8 (1.74%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.22%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.22%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.22%) Simulink
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) FastStats
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.43%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.22%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.78%) Office 365
2 7 (1.52%) MailChimp
3 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.30%) VPN
2 37 (8.04%) LAN
3 34 (7.39%) TCP/IP
4 32 (6.96%) Wireshark
5 31 (6.74%) SNMP
6 28 (6.09%) WAN
7 27 (5.87%) Wireless
8 26 (5.65%) Firewall
9 23 (5.00%) Ethernet
10 22 (4.78%) NFC
10 22 (4.78%) RS-232
10 22 (4.78%) RS-485
11 18 (3.91%) SAN
12 17 (3.70%) DHCP
12 17 (3.70%) DNS
13 15 (3.26%) Internet
14 14 (3.04%) VoIP
14 14 (3.04%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (2.39%) VLAN
16 8 (1.74%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.74%) Big Data
8 6 (1.30%) Apache Accumulo
8 6 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.43%) GIS
11 2 (0.43%) MySQL
11 2 (0.43%) PowerCenter
11 2 (0.43%) Spatial Data
12 1 (0.22%) FileMaker
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.09%) JIRA
2 5 (1.09%) MSI
2 5 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.87%) Selenium
3 4 (0.87%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.43%) PVCS
5 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.22%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 86 (18.70%) Finance
2 39 (8.48%) Banking
3 19 (4.13%) Legal
4 18 (3.91%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.04%) Billing
5 14 (3.04%) Marketing
6 11 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.17%) Advertising
7 10 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.74%) Law
9 7 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.30%) Military
11 5 (1.09%) Publishing
12 4 (0.87%) Electronics
12 4 (0.87%) German Language
12 4 (0.87%) Retail
13 3 (0.65%) Back Office
14 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.43%) Automotive
14 2 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 192 (41.74%) Analyst
2 82 (17.83%) Support Analyst
3 52 (11.30%) Applications Support
4 49 (10.65%) IT Support
5 47 (10.22%) Applications Support Analyst
6 39 (8.48%) Support Engineer
7 26 (5.65%) Service Analyst
7 26 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (5.22%) Developer
9 23 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
10 22 (4.78%) Systems Analyst
11 21 (4.57%) IT Engineer
12 20 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
12 20 (4.35%) IT Technician
13 19 (4.13%) IT Analyst
13 19 (4.13%) Support Technician
14 18 (3.91%) SQL Analyst
14 18 (3.91%) Technical Analyst
14 18 (3.91%) Technical Support
15 17 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.00%) .NET
2 22 (4.78%) HTML
3 13 (2.83%) jQuery
4 12 (2.61%) HTML5
5 7 (1.52%) CSS
5 7 (1.52%) XSLT
6 6 (1.30%) ELK Stack
6 6 (1.30%) Kafka
7 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.65%) CSS3
8 3 (0.65%) Flash
8 3 (0.65%) XML
9 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.22%) BAPI
9 1 (0.22%) LLVM
9 1 (0.22%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.22%) Web Services
9 1 (0.22%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 98 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (9.57%) Driving Licence
3 24 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.78%) Embedded Systems
5 20 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.91%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.48%) Credit Risk
7 16 (3.48%) SWIFT
8 14 (3.04%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.17%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.96%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.96%) User Experience
11 6 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.30%) Social Media
12 4 (0.87%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.87%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.87%) Statistics
12 4 (0.87%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 175 (38.04%) Windows
2 61 (13.26%) Windows 7
3 44 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 34 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (5.22%) Linux
7 21 (4.57%) Windows 8
8 16 (3.48%) Android
9 13 (2.83%) Apple iOS
9 13 (2.83%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.39%) Mac OS
10 11 (2.39%) Windows 10
10 11 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.30%) CentOS
12 3 (0.65%) Unix
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (16.74%) ITIL
2 56 (12.17%) Project Management
3 41 (8.91%) Time Management
4 40 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 38 (8.26%) PRINCE2
6 33 (7.17%) Data Analysis
7 31 (6.74%) Network Management
8 30 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (5.87%) CRM
10 26 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (5.43%) Change Management
12 22 (4.78%) Systems Analysis
13 20 (4.35%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.13%) ITSM
15 17 (3.70%) Asset Management
15 17 (3.70%) E-Commerce
15 17 (3.70%) Scrum
15 17 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (3.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (23.26%) SQL
2 25 (5.43%) C
2 25 (5.43%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.78%) C#
4 18 (3.91%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.61%) Java
5 12 (2.61%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.17%) VB
7 9 (1.96%) PHP
7 9 (1.96%) VBA
7 9 (1.96%) VBScript
8 6 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.09%) Python
9 5 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.87%) C++
10 4 (0.87%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.65%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.65%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (0.65%) Delphi
11 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (11.96%) Degree
2 37 (8.04%) Security Cleared
3 31 (6.74%) SC Cleared
4 25 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.70%) ISTQB
6 16 (3.48%) MCP
7 13 (2.83%) DV Cleared
8 12 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (2.17%) ISEB
10 9 (1.96%) APMP
11 6 (1.30%) CCNA
11 6 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.30%) MCDST
12 5 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.87%) MCSE
13 4 (0.87%) MCTS
14 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.65%) MCITP
14 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.35%) SLA
2 17 (3.70%) QA
3 10 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.09%) P3O
6 4 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.65%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 139 (30.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.70%) XenApp
4 9 (1.96%) Firmware
5 6 (1.30%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.87%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.65%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.65%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.43%) XenServer
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.22%) UAG
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (3.04%) SCCM
2 6 (1.30%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.30%) Kibana
2 6 (1.30%) logstash
3 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.65%) SCOM
4 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.43%) MOM
4 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.43%) WSUS
5 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.22%) OpenView
5 1 (0.22%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 285 (61.96%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.22%) VMware
3 46 (10.00%) Citrix
4 24 (5.22%) HP
5 20 (4.35%) Cisco
6 17 (3.70%) Dell
7 16 (3.48%) Bloomberg
7 16 (3.48%) Reuters
8 15 (3.26%) Oracle
8 15 (3.26%) SAP
9 14 (3.04%) Apple
10 12 (2.61%) Veeam
11 10 (2.17%) Remedy
12 9 (1.96%) iManage
12 9 (1.96%) Progress
13 8 (1.74%) Informatica
14 7 (1.52%) EMC
14 7 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (1.30%) Adobe
15 6 (1.30%) Intel
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Salary: £40000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £0.0000000 per annum + Negotiable on experience
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum 28days hols,overtime,bonus,MS traini
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Salary c£30K plus Commission - OTE £60K+
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Salary: £30-38,000 + Pension + Bonus
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,560 to £21,057 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Penzance
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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