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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 60 73 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 241 241 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.46% 4.10% 5.12%
As % of the Applications category 32.39% 33.52% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 191 203 247
Median salary £28,000 £30,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,300 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
744 719 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.75% 12.22% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 637 620 777
Median salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 27 July 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 July 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 +16 68 £27,000 -16.27% 6
Bristol +14 59 £28,000 -5.88% 7
Gloucestershire +6 42 £21,500 -27.11% 5
Somerset +3 29 £35,000 +48.93% 9
Cornwall +5 23 £25,000 -31.03% 2
Dorset +7 15 £47,500 +82.69% 1
Devon -20 6 £30,000 - 3
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 321 (68.88%) Microsoft
2 239 (51.29%) MS Excel
3 176 (37.77%) Windows
4 123 (26.39%) Active Directory
5 92 (19.74%) SQL
6 86 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
7 80 (17.17%) Finance
8 77 (16.52%) ITIL
9 75 (16.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 67 (14.38%) Windows 7
11 57 (12.23%) Windows Server
11 57 (12.23%) SQL Server
12 54 (11.59%) Project Management
13 52 (11.16%) VPN
14 51 (10.94%) SharePoint
15 48 (10.30%) SLA
16 43 (9.23%) Security Cleared
17 42 (9.01%) Time Management
17 42 (9.01%) Degree
17 42 (9.01%) MS Visio
17 42 (9.01%) Driving Licence
18 41 (8.80%) PRINCE2
19 40 (8.58%) TCP/IP
20 38 (8.15%) LAN
21 37 (7.94%) CRM
22 35 (7.51%) WAN
22 35 (7.51%) Service Delivery
23 34 (7.30%) Office 365
24 33 (7.08%) Citrix
24 33 (7.08%) 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 51 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.65%) IIS
2 31 (6.65%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.79%) CMS
4 12 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (1.93%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.72%) SAS
6 8 (1.72%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.29%) JBoss
9 5 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.21%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 239 (51.29%) MS Excel
2 75 (16.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 42 (9.01%) MS Visio
4 33 (7.08%) MS Project
5 8 (1.72%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.43%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.21%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.21%) Simulink
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) Maximo
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.21%) FastStats
5 1 (0.21%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.30%) Office 365
2 9 (1.93%) MailChimp
3 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.43%) AdWords
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.16%) VPN
2 40 (8.58%) TCP/IP
3 38 (8.15%) LAN
4 35 (7.51%) WAN
5 30 (6.44%) Wireless
6 24 (5.15%) Ethernet
6 24 (5.15%) Firewall
7 22 (4.72%) NFC
7 22 (4.72%) RS-232
7 22 (4.72%) RS-485
7 22 (4.72%) SNMP
7 22 (4.72%) Wireshark
8 20 (4.29%) DHCP
8 20 (4.29%) DNS
9 18 (3.86%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (3.43%) SAN
11 14 (3.00%) Internet
12 9 (1.93%) VoIP
13 8 (1.72%) VLAN
14 7 (1.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 19 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.72%) Big Data
8 7 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.29%) Apache Accumulo
9 6 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.43%) GIS
11 2 (0.43%) MS Access
11 2 (0.43%) Spatial Data
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.21%) QlikView
12 1 (0.21%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.07%) JIRA
4 4 (0.86%) Selenium
4 4 (0.86%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.43%) MSI
5 2 (0.43%) PVCS
5 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.21%) Hudson
6 1 (0.21%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) LSMW
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.21%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 80 (17.17%) Finance
2 28 (6.01%) Banking
3 26 (5.58%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.51%) Marketing
5 14 (3.00%) Billing
6 13 (2.79%) Advertising
6 13 (2.79%) Legal
6 13 (2.79%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.72%) Law
8 7 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.29%) Electronics
10 5 (1.07%) Publishing
11 4 (0.86%) Back Office
11 4 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.86%) Retail
12 3 (0.64%) Military
13 2 (0.43%) Games
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 180 (38.63%) Analyst
2 80 (17.17%) Support Analyst
3 51 (10.94%) IT Support
4 48 (10.30%) Support Engineer
5 43 (9.23%) Applications Support
6 33 (7.08%) Applications Support Analyst
7 28 (6.01%) Desktop Support
8 27 (5.79%) IT Engineer
8 27 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
9 25 (5.36%) Developer
10 23 (4.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (4.94%) Service Analyst
10 23 (4.94%) Service Desk Analyst
11 22 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
12 21 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
13 20 (4.29%) Desktop Analyst
13 20 (4.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 19 (4.08%) Technical Support
15 18 (3.86%) IT Analyst
16 17 (3.65%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.51%) .NET
2 18 (3.86%) HTML
3 12 (2.58%) jQuery
4 9 (1.93%) HTML5
5 7 (1.50%) CSS
5 7 (1.50%) XSLT
6 6 (1.29%) ELK Stack
6 6 (1.29%) Kafka
7 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.64%) Flash
8 2 (0.43%) CSS3
8 2 (0.43%) LLVM
9 1 (0.21%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.21%) BAPI
9 1 (0.21%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.21%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.21%) Web Services
9 1 (0.21%) XML
9 1 (0.21%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 86 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.01%) Driving Licence
3 31 (6.65%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (3.22%) Credit Risk
6 13 (2.79%) SWIFT
7 12 (2.58%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.58%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.36%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (2.36%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.72%) Social Media
10 7 (1.50%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.29%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.07%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.07%) User Experience
13 4 (0.86%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.86%) Replication
13 4 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 176 (37.77%) Windows
2 67 (14.38%) Windows 7
3 57 (12.23%) Windows Server
4 31 (6.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (4.72%) Linux
7 19 (4.08%) Windows 8
8 17 (3.65%) Windows XP
9 15 (3.22%) Android
9 15 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.79%) Windows 10
11 7 (1.50%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.29%) CentOS
13 5 (1.07%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.64%) Unix
14 3 (0.64%) VMS
15 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (16.52%) ITIL
2 54 (11.59%) Project Management
3 42 (9.01%) Time Management
4 41 (8.80%) PRINCE2
5 37 (7.94%) CRM
6 35 (7.51%) Service Delivery
7 27 (5.79%) Data Analysis
8 24 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (4.94%) E-Commerce
9 23 (4.94%) Network Management
10 22 (4.72%) Change Management
10 22 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (4.72%) Systems Analysis
11 21 (4.51%) Software Engineering
12 19 (4.08%) Service Management
13 17 (3.65%) Programme Management
14 15 (3.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (3.00%) ITSM
15 14 (3.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 92 (19.74%) SQL
2 28 (6.01%) C
3 22 (4.72%) PowerShell
4 18 (3.86%) C#
5 16 (3.43%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.79%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.58%) Java
8 8 (1.72%) PHP
9 6 (1.29%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.29%) VBA
10 5 (1.07%) C++
10 5 (1.07%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.07%) Python
10 5 (1.07%) VB
11 3 (0.64%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.64%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.43%) ABAP
12 2 (0.43%) R
12 2 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.01%) Degree
3 28 (6.01%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (4.08%) DV Cleared
6 18 (3.86%) MCP
7 17 (3.65%) ISTQB
8 14 (3.00%) ISEB
9 10 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (1.50%) DBS Check
10 7 (1.50%) MCDST
11 6 (1.29%) APMP
12 5 (1.07%) CCNA
12 5 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.07%) MCSE
12 5 (1.07%) MCTS
13 4 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.86%) MCSA
14 2 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.30%) SLA
2 21 (4.51%) QA
3 11 (2.36%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.29%) P3O
6 3 (0.64%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 123 (26.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.36%) XenApp
3 10 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.72%) Firmware
5 6 (1.29%) Apache Flume
6 5 (1.07%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.86%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.64%) vSphere
8 3 (0.64%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.43%) UAG
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.00%) SCCM
2 6 (1.29%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.29%) Kibana
2 6 (1.29%) logstash
3 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.86%) SCOM
4 3 (0.64%) WSUS
5 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.21%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.21%) MOM
5 1 (0.21%) OpenView
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.21%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 321 (68.88%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.08%) Citrix
3 29 (6.22%) VMware
4 22 (4.72%) HP
5 21 (4.51%) Cisco
6 19 (4.08%) SAP
7 18 (3.86%) Dell
8 13 (2.79%) Bloomberg
8 13 (2.79%) Reuters
9 12 (2.58%) Apple
10 11 (2.36%) iManage
10 11 (2.36%) Oracle
10 11 (2.36%) Remedy
11 8 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.50%) EMC
13 6 (1.29%) Ab Initio
13 6 (1.29%) IBM
13 6 (1.29%) Informatica
13 6 (1.29%) Intel
13 6 (1.29%) Red Hat
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £27023 - £30612 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Penzance
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £17500 - £20500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £16,914 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Capita plc
Salary: £14000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £23,187 - £24,378
Posted: 6 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 4 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum (increasing to £20,000 after 3 months probation)
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £14000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, family private medical
Posted: 13 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Salary: £20000 - £27600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago