The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 45 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.60% 6.51% 6.92%
As % of the Applications category 34.88% 27.92% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 60
Average salary £20,000 £22,000 £22,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £30,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
MS Office
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
129 197 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.91% 23.31% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 103 179 152
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Southampton region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Southampton

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 63 (82.89%) Microsoft
2 53 (69.74%) Windows
3 52 (68.42%) MS Excel
4 22 (28.95%) Service Desk Management
5 21 (27.63%) SLA
5 21 (27.63%) MCP
6 19 (25.00%) A+ Certification
7 18 (23.68%) ITIL
8 17 (22.37%) Active Directory
8 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (18.42%) MS Exchange
10 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
11 12 (15.79%) Degree
12 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
13 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (11.84%) WAN
14 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
14 9 (11.84%) Finance
15 8 (10.53%) Change Management
15 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
15 8 (10.53%) LAN
16 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
16 7 (9.21%) SQL
16 7 (9.21%) Citrix
16 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (9.21%) Windows 8
16 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (7.89%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.95%) Lync
4 3 (3.95%) IIS
Applications
1 52 (68.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Project
3 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.63%) RoboHelp
5 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.32%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.32%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) WAN
2 8 (10.53%) LAN
3 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.58%) SAN
5 4 (5.26%) Firewall
5 4 (5.26%) VLAN
6 3 (3.95%) VPN
6 3 (3.95%) DNS
6 3 (3.95%) DHCP
7 2 (2.63%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
1 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Law
2 6 (7.89%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) French Language
4 2 (2.63%) German Language
4 2 (2.63%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Analyst
2 32 (42.11%) Service Analyst
2 32 (42.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (11.84%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Support Technician
5 5 (6.58%) Administrator
5 5 (6.58%) Head of IT
6 4 (5.26%) IT Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) Configuration Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) IT Support
7 3 (3.95%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Trainer
8 2 (2.63%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) COM
2 3 (3.95%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) Ajax
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.32%) JSON
4 1 (1.32%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) CSS3
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) CMDB
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (69.74%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
3 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.21%) Windows 8
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Vista
6 3 (3.95%) Android
7 2 (2.63%) Linux
7 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) Service Desk Management
2 18 (23.68%) ITIL
3 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
5 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.53%) Change Management
6 6 (7.89%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) Service Management
6 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.95%) SDLC
7 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.95%) CRM
7 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
7 3 (3.95%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.63%) Practice Management
8 2 (2.63%) Document Management
8 2 (2.63%) Line Management
8 2 (2.63%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.63%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (1.32%) C
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) MCP
2 19 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 12 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) PMP
4 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.63%) CCIE
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (22.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 63 (82.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Citrix
3 5 (6.58%) VMware
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (1.32%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) Siebel
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