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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 49 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.34% 4.75% 5.04%
As % of the Applications category 30.63% 24.10% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 43
Average salary £21,000 £22,600 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.07% -24.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,300 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,200 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
160 166 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.70% 19.71% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 146 145 132
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

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 25 November 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 86 (83.50%) Windows
2 85 (82.52%) Microsoft
3 59 (57.28%) MS Excel
4 42 (40.78%) MS Exchange
5 39 (37.86%) Active Directory
6 35 (33.98%) Windows XP
7 28 (27.18%) ITIL
8 24 (23.30%) Windows 7
9 22 (21.36%) Citrix
10 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (17.48%) SLA
12 18 (17.48%) Incident Management
13 17 (16.50%) Software Distribution
13 17 (16.50%) A+ Certification
13 17 (16.50%) Backup Exec
14 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (15.53%) MCSA
14 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (14.56%) Windows Mobile
16 13 (12.62%) AS400
16 13 (12.62%) Asset Management
16 13 (12.62%) SCCM
16 13 (12.62%) iSeries
16 13 (12.62%) Software Deployment
17 12 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (11.65%) SQL
17 12 (11.65%) Project Management
18 11 (10.68%) MCP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 42 (40.78%) MS Exchange
2 20 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.77%) Lync
6 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.97%) CMS
7 1 (0.97%) IIS
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 59 (57.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.94%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.94%) Agresso
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.97%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.97%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Wireless
2 9 (8.74%) VoIP
3 7 (6.80%) Intranet
4 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.88%) WAN
5 4 (3.88%) LAN
6 2 (1.94%) Firewall
6 2 (1.94%) VLAN
6 2 (1.94%) DHCP
6 2 (1.94%) VPN
6 2 (1.94%) DNS
7 1 (0.97%) SAN
7 1 (0.97%) ADSL
7 1 (0.97%) Broadband
7 1 (0.97%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) MS Access
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
1 9 (8.74%) Retail
2 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.91%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Analyst
2 26 (25.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 22 (21.36%) Support Analyst
4 20 (19.42%) Service Analyst
4 20 (19.42%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (15.53%) IT Support
6 15 (14.56%) Desktop Support
7 13 (12.62%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (12.62%) Support Engineer
8 10 (9.71%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (8.74%) Help Desk Support
10 8 (7.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 8 (7.77%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 8 (7.77%) Help Desk Analyst
11 7 (6.80%) Service Desk Technician
12 6 (5.83%) IT Administrator
12 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Administrator
13 5 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.85%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 2 (1.94%) HTML
2 2 (1.94%) CSS
3 1 (0.97%) XML
3 1 (0.97%) WinForms
3 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) AS400
1 13 (12.62%) iSeries
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.74%) EPoS
4 3 (2.91%) Social Media
4 3 (2.91%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 86 (83.50%) Windows
2 35 (33.98%) Windows XP
3 24 (23.30%) Windows 7
4 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (14.56%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (8.74%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.83%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.97%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) ITIL
2 18 (17.48%) Incident Management
3 17 (16.50%) Software Distribution
4 13 (12.62%) Software Deployment
4 13 (12.62%) Asset Management
5 12 (11.65%) Project Management
6 10 (9.71%) Change Management
7 8 (7.77%) ERP
8 7 (6.80%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.83%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.83%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.88%) Service Management
11 4 (3.88%) Service Desk Management
11 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.91%) Migration
13 2 (1.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.65%) SQL
2 3 (2.91%) C
3 2 (1.94%) C#
3 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.97%) VB
4 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) A+ Certification
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (15.53%) MCSA
3 11 (10.68%) MCP
4 7 (6.80%) MCSE
4 7 (6.80%) MCTS
5 6 (5.83%) MCITP
5 6 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (5.83%) CCNA
6 5 (4.85%) Degree
7 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.97%) PMP
9 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.97%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.48%) SLA
2 7 (6.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (37.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) Backup Exec
2 13 (12.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (82.52%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.36%) Citrix
3 9 (8.74%) SAP
3 9 (8.74%) VMware
4 7 (6.80%) Cisco
4 7 (6.80%) HP
5 6 (5.83%) ProCurve
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle
7 2 (1.94%) Cognos
7 2 (1.94%) Symantec
7 2 (1.94%) Veeam
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