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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 39 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.46% 4.99% 4.51%
As % of the Applications category 27.86% 20.67% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 41
Average salary £19,000 £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
140 208 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.61% 24.13% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 107 183 141
Average salary £23,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 31 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (87.32%) Microsoft
2 57 (80.28%) Windows
3 56 (78.87%) MS Excel
4 23 (32.39%) SLA
4 23 (32.39%) MCP
4 23 (32.39%) Service Desk Management
5 21 (29.58%) A+ Certification
6 17 (23.94%) ITIL
6 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
8 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
9 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
10 10 (14.08%) Windows XP
11 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
12 8 (11.27%) Change Management
12 8 (11.27%) Configuration Management
12 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (9.86%) Citrix
13 7 (9.86%) WAN
13 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
13 7 (9.86%) SQL
13 7 (9.86%) Finance
13 7 (9.86%) Degree
14 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
14 6 (8.45%) LAN
14 6 (8.45%) Windows 8

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.23%) Lync
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 56 (78.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) MS Project
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.41%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) WAN
1 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.45%) LAN
3 5 (7.04%) SAN
4 4 (5.63%) Firewall
4 4 (5.63%) VLAN
5 3 (4.23%) VPN
5 3 (4.23%) DNS
5 3 (4.23%) DHCP
6 2 (2.82%) DSL
7 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Analyst
2 36 (50.70%) Service Analyst
2 36 (50.70%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (14.08%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Administrator
5 5 (7.04%) Support Technician
5 5 (7.04%) IT Support
5 5 (7.04%) IT Administrator
5 5 (7.04%) Configuration Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.23%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (2.82%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) COM
3 2 (2.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.41%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) Ajax
4 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.41%) JSON
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) HTML5
4 1 (1.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) CMDB
3 2 (2.82%) NHS
3 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.41%) PDA
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 57 (80.28%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) Windows XP
4 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.23%) Android
8 3 (4.23%) Linux
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Service Desk Management
2 17 (23.94%) ITIL
3 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.27%) Change Management
5 8 (11.27%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.04%) Service Management
8 2 (2.82%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.82%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.82%) Project Management
8 2 (2.82%) Document Management
8 2 (2.82%) Practice Management
8 2 (2.82%) CRM
9 1 (1.41%) ERP
9 1 (1.41%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.41%) Data Management
9 1 (1.41%) Logistics
9 1 (1.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.82%) VB
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) C#
4 1 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) MCP
2 21 (29.58%) A+ Certification
3 7 (9.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) MCTS
4 1 (1.41%) MCITP
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) MCSA
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 62 (87.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Citrix
3 5 (7.04%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco
4 3 (4.23%) Apple
5 1 (1.41%) Avaya
5 1 (1.41%) Novell
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
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