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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
England / South West
Rank 65 66 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 212 224 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.27% 4.09% 5.68%
As % of the Applications category 31.18% 30.39% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 191 184 277
Median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £20,040
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,400 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
680 737 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.69% 13.44% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 558 616 813
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +20 54 £36,750 +16.66% 15
Wiltshire +7 53 £25,000 -12.28% 14
Gloucestershire +12 44 £30,000 -13.04% 5
Devon -6 26 £35,000 +20.68% 3
Somerset -4 17 £40,000 +60.00% 6
Dorset -19 7 £27,500 +8.91% 5
Cornwall -11 1 £20,500 +13.88%
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 359 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 216 (43.90%) Windows
3 210 (42.68%) MS Excel
4 144 (29.27%) Active Directory
5 133 (27.03%) ITIL
6 82 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 74 (15.04%) MS Exchange
7 74 (15.04%) Finance
8 72 (14.63%) Windows 7
9 71 (14.43%) SQL
10 68 (13.82%) Security Cleared
11 67 (13.62%) Service Delivery
12 66 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (13.01%) MS PowerPoint
14 61 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
15 60 (12.20%) Service Management
16 54 (10.98%) SLA
17 51 (10.37%) PRINCE2
17 51 (10.37%) Degree
18 49 (9.96%) LAN
19 48 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
20 47 (9.55%) SharePoint
21 46 (9.35%) WAN
22 44 (8.94%) Windows 8
23 41 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
24 40 (8.13%) SQL Server
25 39 (7.93%) Management Information System
26 38 (7.72%) NHS
27 36 (7.32%) Project Management
27 36 (7.32%) Windows 10

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 74 (15.04%) MS Exchange
2 47 (9.55%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.63%) CMS
6 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.61%) SAS
7 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.41%) Drupal
8 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.20%) Confluence
9 1 (0.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.20%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 210 (42.68%) MS Excel
2 64 (13.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (6.10%) MS Visio
4 20 (4.07%) MS Project
5 5 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.61%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.81%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 3 (0.61%) Maximo
4 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.10%) Office 365
2 17 (3.46%) SaaS
3 8 (1.63%) IaaS
4 6 (1.22%) PaaS
5 4 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.41%) MailChimp
7 2 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.96%) LAN
2 46 (9.35%) WAN
3 27 (5.49%) Wi-Fi
4 23 (4.67%) VPN
5 20 (4.07%) TCP/IP
6 19 (3.86%) Firewall
7 10 (2.03%) SAN
8 8 (1.63%) DHCP
8 8 (1.63%) DNS
9 7 (1.42%) Internet
9 7 (1.42%) Wireless
10 6 (1.22%) SSL
11 5 (1.02%) Cisco Wireless
11 5 (1.02%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.02%) Network Security
11 5 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (1.02%) VLAN
11 5 (1.02%) VoIP
11 5 (1.02%) WLAN
12 4 (0.81%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (0.61%) Data Mart
9 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.61%) MS Access
9 3 (0.61%) MySQL
9 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.61%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.63%) JIRA
3 6 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.02%) MSI
4 5 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.02%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.02%) Toad
5 4 (0.81%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.81%) Selenium
6 3 (0.61%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.61%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.41%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.41%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.20%) Hudson
8 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (15.04%) Finance
2 25 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.47%) Marketing
5 10 (2.03%) Legal
6 8 (1.63%) Electronics
7 6 (1.22%) Billing
8 5 (1.02%) Advertising
9 4 (0.81%) Front Office
9 4 (0.81%) Military
10 3 (0.61%) Back Office
10 3 (0.61%) Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) Law
11 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 2 (0.41%) Retail
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 157 (31.91%) Analyst
2 78 (15.85%) IT Support
3 70 (14.23%) Support Engineer
4 60 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 59 (11.99%) Desktop Support
6 51 (10.37%) IT Engineer
7 48 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
8 46 (9.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 44 (8.94%) Service Analyst
10 41 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
11 36 (7.32%) Desktop Engineer
12 31 (6.30%) IT Analyst
13 29 (5.89%) Developer
14 27 (5.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 25 (5.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 24 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 24 (4.88%) Field Engineer
17 22 (4.47%) Administrator
17 22 (4.47%) Business Analyst
17 22 (4.47%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.86%) HTML
2 15 (3.05%) .NET
3 9 (1.83%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.63%) jQuery
5 6 (1.22%) Web Services
6 5 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.02%) Spring
7 4 (0.81%) CSS
7 4 (0.81%) SOAP
7 4 (0.81%) XML
8 3 (0.61%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.61%) CAdES
8 3 (0.61%) JSF
8 3 (0.61%) PAdES
8 3 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.61%) XAdES
8 3 (0.61%) XSLT
9 2 (0.41%) LINQ
9 2 (0.41%) REST
9 2 (0.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.93%) Management Information System
3 38 (7.72%) NHS
4 28 (5.69%) Driving Licence
5 21 (4.27%) Fat Client
5 21 (4.27%) Thin Client
6 15 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.03%) Smartphone
8 8 (1.63%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.42%) BYOD
10 6 (1.22%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.81%) Blog
12 4 (0.81%) Replication
12 4 (0.81%) Statistics
12 4 (0.81%) User Experience
13 3 (0.61%) CCTV
13 3 (0.61%) iPad
13 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 216 (43.90%) Windows
2 82 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 72 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 48 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (8.94%) Windows 8
6 41 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (7.32%) Windows 10
8 31 (6.30%) Windows XP
9 26 (5.28%) Linux
10 24 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (3.05%) Android
12 10 (2.03%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.83%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.63%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.22%) OpenVMS
15 6 (1.22%) Solaris
16 5 (1.02%) Unix
16 5 (1.02%) VMS
17 4 (0.81%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (27.03%) ITIL
2 67 (13.62%) Service Delivery
3 66 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (12.20%) Service Management
5 51 (10.37%) PRINCE2
6 36 (7.32%) Project Management
7 34 (6.91%) Data Protection
7 34 (6.91%) ERP
8 26 (5.28%) Programme Management
9 25 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (4.47%) Mentoring
10 22 (4.47%) Time Management
11 20 (4.07%) ITSM
11 20 (4.07%) Migration
11 20 (4.07%) Problem Management
12 18 (3.66%) ITIL V3
12 18 (3.66%) Line Management
13 17 (3.46%) Infrastructure Management
14 16 (3.25%) Change Control
15 15 (3.05%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 71 (14.43%) SQL
2 26 (5.28%) C
3 24 (4.88%) C#
4 21 (4.27%) VB
5 19 (3.86%) VBScript
6 18 (3.66%) Java
7 17 (3.46%) JavaScript
8 11 (2.24%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.83%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.83%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.83%) VBA
10 8 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.02%) C++
12 4 (0.81%) PHP
13 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.41%) Ruby
15 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.20%) Perl
15 1 (0.20%) Progress 4GL
15 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 68 (13.82%) Security Cleared
2 51 (10.37%) Degree
3 32 (6.50%) DV Cleared
4 27 (5.49%) SC Cleared
5 23 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (4.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 16 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (2.24%) MCP
10 9 (1.83%) ISEB
11 8 (1.63%) DBS Check
11 8 (1.63%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.42%) MCSE
13 6 (1.22%) MCSA
13 6 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (1.02%) CCNA
14 5 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.61%) Chartered Engineer
15 3 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.98%) SLA
2 18 (3.66%) QA
3 12 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 11 (2.24%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.63%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 144 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.66%) Virtual Desktop
4 9 (1.83%) vSphere
5 5 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.61%) KVM
7 3 (0.61%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.41%) UAG
8 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (7.11%) SCCM
2 7 (1.42%) AirWatch
2 7 (1.42%) SCOM
3 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.02%) WSUS
4 4 (0.81%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (0.81%) Nagios
5 3 (0.61%) Puppet
5 3 (0.61%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.61%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.20%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 359 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.91%) VMware
3 24 (4.88%) Citrix
4 21 (4.27%) Cisco
5 20 (4.07%) Oracle
6 19 (3.86%) Intel
7 14 (2.85%) Apple
7 14 (2.85%) SAP
8 12 (2.44%) HP
9 11 (2.24%) Veeam
10 10 (2.03%) Dell
10 10 (2.03%) Wyse
11 8 (1.63%) NetApp
12 7 (1.42%) Symantec
13 6 (1.22%) Adobe
14 5 (1.02%) Huawei
14 5 (1.02%) Nokia
14 5 (1.02%) Sage
15 4 (0.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 4 (0.81%) Avaya
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pewsey, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Great Benefits!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Mego Employment Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum bonus,20days hols,career prog,MS tra
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28500 - £30500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum 24days hols,career prog,MS training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago