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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 72 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 204 268 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.82% 4.62% 5.05%
As % of the Applications category 29.44% 34.49% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 180 211 249
Median salary £31,000 £29,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
693 777 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.99% 13.41% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 599 659 742
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +4 59 £31,000 +10.71% 6
Bristol -11 46 £26,750 -15.74% 12
Gloucestershire -29 33 £32,500 +8.33% 8
Dorset +30 31 £47,500 +126.19% 5
Somerset -20 17 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Cornwall -8 9 £20,000 -6.97%
Devon -13 8 £29,000 +11.53% 2
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 271 (58.53%) Microsoft
2 198 (42.76%) MS Excel
3 186 (40.17%) Windows
4 158 (34.13%) Active Directory
5 122 (26.35%) SQL
6 107 (23.11%) Analytical Skills
7 92 (19.87%) Finance
8 80 (17.28%) ITIL
9 67 (14.47%) MS PowerPoint
9 67 (14.47%) Degree
10 61 (13.17%) SQL Server
10 61 (13.17%) Citrix
10 61 (13.17%) Windows 7
11 60 (12.96%) VPN
12 58 (12.53%) VMware
13 57 (12.31%) MS Exchange
14 53 (11.45%) Project Management
15 52 (11.23%) IIS
16 49 (10.58%) Driving Licence
17 48 (10.37%) SLA
18 47 (10.15%) Banking
18 47 (10.15%) Windows Server
19 45 (9.72%) Time Management
20 43 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
20 43 (9.29%) MS Visio
20 43 (9.29%) Service Delivery
21 40 (8.64%) LAN
21 40 (8.64%) Wireshark
22 39 (8.42%) SharePoint
23 38 (8.21%) SNMP

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 57 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 52 (11.23%) IIS
3 39 (8.42%) SharePoint
4 28 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (3.24%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.51%) SAS
10 6 (1.30%) CMS
10 6 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.30%) JBoss
10 6 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.65%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.65%) WordPress
12 1 (0.22%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 198 (42.76%) MS Excel
2 67 (14.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 43 (9.29%) MS Visio
4 29 (6.26%) MS Project
5 4 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.22%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.08%) 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%) FastStats
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.43%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.89%) Office 365
2 6 (1.30%) MailChimp
3 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.86%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 60 (12.96%) VPN
2 40 (8.64%) LAN
2 40 (8.64%) Wireshark
3 38 (8.21%) SNMP
4 35 (7.56%) TCP/IP
5 34 (7.34%) Firewall
6 25 (5.40%) WAN
6 25 (5.40%) Wireless
7 23 (4.97%) Ethernet
7 23 (4.97%) SAN
8 22 (4.75%) NFC
8 22 (4.75%) RS-232
8 22 (4.75%) RS-485
8 22 (4.75%) VoIP
9 18 (3.89%) VLAN
10 15 (3.24%) DNS
10 15 (3.24%) IPsec
11 13 (2.81%) DHCP
11 13 (2.81%) Internet
12 10 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.40%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.73%) Big Data
8 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.30%) Apache Accumulo
9 6 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.30%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.86%) MySQL
11 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.43%) PowerCenter
12 2 (0.43%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.22%) FileMaker
13 1 (0.22%) MS Access
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.08%) MSI
3 4 (0.86%) JIRA
3 4 (0.86%) Selenium
4 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.22%) Hudson
6 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 92 (19.87%) Finance
2 47 (10.15%) Banking
3 17 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.46%) Legal
5 12 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.59%) Marketing
6 11 (2.38%) Billing
6 11 (2.38%) German Language
7 10 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.94%) Advertising
9 7 (1.51%) Law
9 7 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.30%) Military
11 5 (1.08%) Publishing
12 3 (0.65%) Back Office
12 3 (0.65%) Retail
13 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.43%) Automotive
13 2 (0.43%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 201 (43.41%) Analyst
2 85 (18.36%) Support Analyst
3 67 (14.47%) Applications Support
4 63 (13.61%) Applications Support Analyst
5 49 (10.58%) IT Support
6 34 (7.34%) Support Engineer
7 24 (5.18%) Service Analyst
7 24 (5.18%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (4.97%) IT Engineer
8 23 (4.97%) IT Technician
8 23 (4.97%) Support Technician
9 22 (4.75%) Service Desk Analyst
9 22 (4.75%) Systems Analyst
10 20 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (4.32%) Developer
10 20 (4.32%) Network Engineer
10 20 (4.32%) SQL Analyst
11 19 (4.10%) Product Analyst
11 19 (4.10%) Products Support Analyst
12 18 (3.89%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.75%) .NET
2 17 (3.67%) HTML
3 11 (2.38%) HTML5
4 10 (2.16%) jQuery
5 6 (1.30%) ELK Stack
5 6 (1.30%) Kafka
5 6 (1.30%) XSLT
6 4 (0.86%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.86%) CSS
6 4 (0.86%) XML
7 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.65%) CSS3
8 2 (0.43%) BAPI
8 2 (0.43%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.43%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (0.43%) Web Services
9 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.22%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 107 (23.11%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (10.58%) Driving Licence
3 26 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 24 (5.18%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.75%) Data Centre
5 22 (4.75%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (4.32%) Credit Risk
6 20 (4.32%) SWIFT
7 18 (3.89%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.81%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.16%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.73%) 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 (0.86%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.86%) iPad
12 4 (0.86%) iPhone
12 4 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 186 (40.17%) Windows
2 61 (13.17%) Windows 7
3 47 (10.15%) Windows Server
4 43 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (6.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (4.97%) Windows 8
7 21 (4.54%) Linux
8 15 (3.24%) Mac OS
9 13 (2.81%) Android
9 13 (2.81%) Apple iOS
9 13 (2.81%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.30%) CentOS
12 5 (1.08%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (17.28%) ITIL
2 53 (11.45%) Project Management
3 45 (9.72%) Time Management
4 43 (9.29%) Service Delivery
5 38 (8.21%) Network Management
6 36 (7.78%) Data Analysis
6 36 (7.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 33 (7.13%) PRINCE2
8 29 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (5.83%) Change Management
10 26 (5.62%) CRM
11 25 (5.40%) Wealth Management
12 22 (4.75%) Migration
12 22 (4.75%) Systems Analysis
13 21 (4.54%) ITSM
14 19 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (4.10%) Software Engineering
15 17 (3.67%) E-Commerce
16 16 (3.46%) Mentoring
16 16 (3.46%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 122 (26.35%) SQL
2 29 (6.26%) PowerShell
3 28 (6.05%) C
4 22 (4.75%) C#
5 16 (3.46%) JavaScript
6 15 (3.24%) VBScript
7 13 (2.81%) Java
7 13 (2.81%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.59%) VB
8 12 (2.59%) VBA
9 6 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.08%) PHP
11 4 (0.86%) Python
12 3 (0.65%) ABAP
12 3 (0.65%) C++
12 3 (0.65%) Delphi
13 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 67 (14.47%) Degree
2 27 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.75%) SC Cleared
5 19 (4.10%) ISTQB
6 17 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (3.46%) MCP
8 10 (2.16%) MCDST
9 9 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (1.94%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.73%) ISEB
11 7 (1.51%) APMP
12 6 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.08%) CCNA
13 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (1.08%) MCSE
13 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.86%) MCTS
15 3 (0.65%) CCNP
15 3 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.37%) SLA
2 14 (3.02%) QA
3 10 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.51%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.86%) P3O
6 3 (0.65%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 158 (34.13%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.10%) XenApp
4 8 (1.73%) Firmware
5 6 (1.30%) Apache Flume
5 6 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.86%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.86%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.65%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.43%) XenServer
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.81%) SCCM
2 6 (1.30%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.30%) Kibana
2 6 (1.30%) logstash
3 4 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.43%) MOM
5 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.43%) WSUS
6 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.22%) OpenView
6 1 (0.22%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 271 (58.53%) Microsoft
2 61 (13.17%) Citrix
3 58 (12.53%) VMware
4 26 (5.62%) HP
5 20 (4.32%) Bloomberg
5 20 (4.32%) Reuters
6 18 (3.89%) Cisco
6 18 (3.89%) Veeam
7 17 (3.67%) Dell
8 16 (3.46%) SAP
9 15 (3.24%) Oracle
9 15 (3.24%) Progress
10 14 (3.02%) Remedy
11 13 (2.81%) Apple
12 8 (1.73%) Informatica
12 8 (1.73%) Intel Security
13 7 (1.51%) IBM
13 7 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (1.30%) EMC
14 6 (1.30%) Intel
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