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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 72 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 246 216 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.80% 3.71% 5.12%
As % of the Applications category 31.26% 27.91% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 214 185 268
Median salary £27,500 £27,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,250 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,850 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.93% -
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
787 774 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.36% 13.30% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 651 623 928
Median salary £35,000 £34,059 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.76% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Bristol +30 64 £38,000 +31.94% 6
Wiltshire +34 60 £25,000 -12.28% 4
Gloucestershire +25 50 £22,500 -3.22% 6
Devon +5 31 £29,000 - 2
Somerset -15 18 £24,750 -5.05% 5
Dorset -33 5 £35,000 +62.79% 2
Cornwall -6 4 £25,500 +41.66% 2
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 381 (73.41%) Microsoft
2 251 (48.36%) MS Excel
3 223 (42.97%) Windows
4 130 (25.05%) Active Directory
5 119 (22.93%) ITIL
6 97 (18.69%) Windows 7
7 84 (16.18%) Windows Server
8 77 (14.84%) MS PowerPoint
9 73 (14.07%) SQL
9 73 (14.07%) Security Cleared
10 70 (13.49%) Finance
11 66 (12.72%) MS Exchange
11 66 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
12 65 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
13 62 (11.95%) Service Delivery
14 58 (11.18%) PRINCE2
15 56 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
16 55 (10.60%) SharePoint
17 54 (10.40%) SLA
18 49 (9.44%) Windows Server 2008
19 47 (9.06%) LAN
19 47 (9.06%) SQL Server
20 46 (8.86%) WAN
20 46 (8.86%) Service Management
21 44 (8.48%) Project Management
21 44 (8.48%) Windows 8
22 43 (8.29%) Degree
23 39 (7.51%) Management Information System
23 39 (7.51%) Windows 10
24 38 (7.32%) SC Cleared

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 66 (12.72%) MS Exchange
2 55 (10.60%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (2.50%) CMS
4 13 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.96%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.58%) IIS
9 2 (0.39%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.39%) Drupal
9 2 (0.39%) SAS
10 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.19%) Confluence
10 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.19%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 251 (48.36%) MS Excel
2 77 (14.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (6.55%) MS Visio
4 29 (5.59%) MS Project
5 6 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.39%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.39%) SPSS
7 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.77%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 4 (0.77%) Maximo
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.74%) Office 365
2 16 (3.08%) SaaS
3 8 (1.54%) IaaS
4 6 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.16%) PaaS
5 4 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.58%) MailChimp
7 2 (0.39%) AdWords
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.06%) LAN
2 46 (8.86%) WAN
3 31 (5.97%) VPN
4 25 (4.82%) Firewall
5 20 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (3.28%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.70%) DHCP
7 14 (2.70%) DNS
8 13 (2.50%) SAN
9 12 (2.31%) Wireless
10 8 (1.54%) VoIP
11 7 (1.35%) Ethernet
11 7 (1.35%) Internet
11 7 (1.35%) NAS
11 7 (1.35%) VLAN
12 6 (1.16%) SSL
13 5 (0.96%) ADSL
13 5 (0.96%) Cisco Wireless
13 5 (0.96%) Network Security
14 4 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.06%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.12%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.77%) MS Access
9 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (0.58%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.58%) MySQL
11 2 (0.39%) GIS
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (5.39%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.16%) JIRA
3 6 (1.16%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.96%) MSI
5 4 (0.77%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.58%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.39%) Hudson
7 2 (0.39%) PVCS
7 2 (0.39%) Selenium
7 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.39%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.39%) Toad
7 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.19%) LSMW
8 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 70 (13.49%) Finance
2 33 (6.36%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.59%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.43%) Marketing
5 10 (1.93%) Electronics
6 9 (1.73%) Billing
7 8 (1.54%) Advertising
7 8 (1.54%) Legal
8 7 (1.35%) Law
9 4 (0.77%) Back Office
9 4 (0.77%) Front Office
10 3 (0.58%) Retail
11 2 (0.39%) Automotive
11 2 (0.39%) Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 155 (29.87%) Analyst
2 79 (15.22%) IT Support
3 67 (12.91%) Support Engineer
4 65 (12.52%) Desktop Support
5 63 (12.14%) Support Analyst
6 49 (9.44%) IT Engineer
7 47 (9.06%) IT Support Engineer
8 44 (8.48%) Service Analyst
9 40 (7.71%) Service Desk Analyst
10 39 (7.51%) 2nd Line Support
11 33 (6.36%) IT Analyst
12 29 (5.59%) Desktop Engineer
12 29 (5.59%) Developer
13 28 (5.39%) Desktop Analyst
13 28 (5.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 27 (5.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 22 (4.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 22 (4.24%) Administrator
15 22 (4.24%) IT Support Analyst
16 20 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.24%) .NET
2 19 (3.66%) HTML
3 11 (2.12%) jQuery
4 9 (1.73%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.96%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.77%) CSS
6 4 (0.77%) XML
7 3 (0.58%) CAdES
7 3 (0.58%) PAdES
7 3 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.58%) XAdES
8 2 (0.39%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.39%) HTML5
8 2 (0.39%) J2EE
8 2 (0.39%) JSON
8 2 (0.39%) LINQ
8 2 (0.39%) LLVM
8 2 (0.39%) REST
8 2 (0.39%) Spring MVC
8 2 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.51%) Management Information System
3 38 (7.32%) NHS
4 34 (6.55%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.50%) Fat Client
6 13 (2.50%) Thin Client
7 12 (2.31%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.73%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.35%) BYOD
10 6 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.16%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.96%) iPhone
11 5 (0.96%) User Experience
12 4 (0.77%) Blog
12 4 (0.77%) CMDB
12 4 (0.77%) iPad
12 4 (0.77%) Replication
12 4 (0.77%) Social Media
12 4 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 223 (42.97%) Windows
2 97 (18.69%) Windows 7
3 84 (16.18%) Windows Server
4 56 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (9.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (8.48%) Windows 8
7 39 (7.51%) Windows 10
8 33 (6.36%) Windows XP
9 32 (6.17%) Linux
10 30 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (4.43%) Android
12 11 (2.12%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.73%) Mac OS
13 9 (1.73%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.54%) Unix
15 7 (1.35%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.16%) OpenVMS
16 6 (1.16%) Solaris
16 6 (1.16%) VMS
17 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (22.93%) ITIL
2 65 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (11.95%) Service Delivery
4 58 (11.18%) PRINCE2
5 46 (8.86%) Service Management
6 44 (8.48%) Project Management
7 37 (7.13%) ERP
8 36 (6.94%) Data Protection
9 33 (6.36%) Programme Management
10 25 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (4.82%) Time Management
11 23 (4.43%) Mentoring
12 22 (4.24%) CRM
12 22 (4.24%) Migration
13 19 (3.66%) ITSM
14 17 (3.28%) Change Control
14 17 (3.28%) Information Management
15 16 (3.08%) Logistics
16 14 (2.70%) Test Management
16 14 (2.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 73 (14.07%) SQL
2 25 (4.82%) C
3 23 (4.43%) VB
4 21 (4.05%) C#
5 20 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 19 (3.66%) VBScript
7 18 (3.47%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.50%) Java
9 10 (1.93%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.73%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.73%) VBA
11 8 (1.54%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.35%) C++
12 7 (1.35%) PHP
13 3 (0.58%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.58%) Python
13 3 (0.58%) Ruby
13 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.19%) Perl
14 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 73 (14.07%) Security Cleared
2 43 (8.29%) Degree
3 38 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 34 (6.55%) DV Cleared
5 27 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (4.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (2.50%) ISEB
9 12 (2.31%) DBS Check
10 11 (2.12%) MCP
11 10 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.73%) ISTQB
13 6 (1.16%) MCSE
14 5 (0.96%) MCSA
15 4 (0.77%) CCNA
15 4 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (0.58%) APMP
17 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.40%) SLA
2 20 (3.85%) QA
3 16 (3.08%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.39%) P3O
6 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 130 (25.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (1.54%) vSphere
5 5 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.77%) UAG
6 4 (0.77%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.77%) XenApp
7 3 (0.58%) KVM
7 3 (0.58%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.19%) Firmware
9 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.62%) SCCM
2 8 (1.54%) AirWatch
3 6 (1.16%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.16%) SCOM
4 5 (0.96%) WSUS
5 4 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.77%) Nagios
6 3 (0.58%) Puppet
6 3 (0.58%) Rundeck
6 3 (0.58%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.19%) MOM
7 1 (0.19%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 381 (73.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.74%) VMware
3 21 (4.05%) Cisco
4 19 (3.66%) Apple
5 16 (3.08%) SAP
6 15 (2.89%) Citrix
6 15 (2.89%) Dell
7 12 (2.31%) HP
8 11 (2.12%) Intel
9 10 (1.93%) iManage
9 10 (1.93%) Wyse
10 9 (1.73%) Oracle
11 8 (1.54%) Adobe
11 8 (1.54%) Veeam
12 6 (1.16%) Avaya
12 6 (1.16%) NetApp
13 5 (0.96%) Huawei
13 5 (0.96%) IBM
13 5 (0.96%) Nokia
13 5 (0.96%) Sage
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Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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