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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 64 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 34 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.45% 4.31% 7.30%
As % of the Applications category 19.21% 28.15% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 50
Average salary £22,000 £21,625 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £27,500 £36,650
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -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
177 135 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.97% 15.32% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 164 114 136
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
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 27 February 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 69 (83.13%) Microsoft
2 58 (69.88%) Windows
3 44 (53.01%) MS Excel
4 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
5 28 (33.73%) Windows XP
6 22 (26.51%) ITIL
7 17 (20.48%) MS Exchange
8 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
8 14 (16.87%) Windows 7
9 12 (14.46%) Software Deployment
9 12 (14.46%) Citrix
10 11 (13.25%) MCP
10 11 (13.25%) Windows Mobile
10 11 (13.25%) Software Distribution
10 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (10.84%) AS400
12 9 (10.84%) Backup Exec
12 9 (10.84%) Asset Management
12 9 (10.84%) SCCM
12 9 (10.84%) iSeries
13 8 (9.64%) Lync
13 8 (9.64%) Degree
13 8 (9.64%) ISO 9001
13 8 (9.64%) A+ Certification
14 7 (8.43%) Project Management
14 7 (8.43%) SQL
14 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
14 7 (8.43%) Finance
15 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (20.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Lync
3 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (53.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.82%) MS Project
4 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.41%) ResourceLink
3 2 (2.41%) Agresso
3 2 (2.41%) Visualfiles
4 1 (1.20%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) LAN
1 6 (7.23%) WAN
2 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.82%) Intranet
3 4 (4.82%) Wireless
4 3 (3.61%) VPN
4 3 (3.61%) VoIP
5 2 (2.41%) DHCP
5 2 (2.41%) DNS
5 2 (2.41%) VLAN
5 2 (2.41%) Firewall
6 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) Network Security
6 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) TestLink
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Analyst
2 18 (21.69%) Service Analyst
2 18 (21.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (20.48%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (12.05%) Desktop Support
4 10 (12.05%) IT Support
5 7 (8.43%) Service Desk Technician
6 6 (7.23%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (6.02%) Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Support Technician
7 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) HTML
2 5 (6.02%) CSS
3 4 (4.82%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) COM
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.20%) WAP
5 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) AS400
1 9 (10.84%) iSeries
2 6 (7.23%) EPoS
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Social Media
4 3 (3.61%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.61%) Copywriting
5 2 (2.41%) PDA
6 1 (1.20%) CMDB
6 1 (1.20%) FMCG
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (69.88%) Windows
2 28 (33.73%) Windows XP
3 14 (16.87%) Windows 7
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Mobile
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.20%) Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) ITIL
2 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
3 12 (14.46%) Software Deployment
4 11 (13.25%) Software Distribution
5 9 (10.84%) Asset Management
6 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.43%) Project Management
7 6 (7.23%) ERP
8 3 (3.61%) CRM
8 3 (3.61%) Service Management
8 3 (3.61%) Migration
8 3 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.61%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.41%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.41%) System Testing
9 2 (2.41%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.41%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (2.41%) Line Management
9 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) SQL
2 5 (6.02%) C#
2 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.82%) VB
4 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.41%) C
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) MCP
2 8 (9.64%) A+ Certification
2 8 (9.64%) Degree
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.82%) MCSA
5 3 (3.61%) MCSE
5 3 (3.61%) MCTS
5 3 (3.61%) MCITP
5 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) VCP4
6 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.20%) CISSP
7 1 (1.20%) PMP
7 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.23%) SLA
3 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) Backup Exec
1 9 (10.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (83.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.46%) Citrix
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) SAP
4 3 (3.61%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) Avaya
6 1 (1.20%) Novell
6 1 (1.20%) Siemens
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
6 1 (1.20%) Mitel
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe
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