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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 49 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.03% 4.79% 5.70%
As % of the Applications category 30.43% 24.42% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 45
Average salary £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £16,300 £15,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £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
161 172 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.83% 19.61% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 147 144 139
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,275 £18,900 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
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 19 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 85 (81.73%) Microsoft
2 84 (80.77%) Windows
3 60 (57.69%) MS Excel
4 42 (40.38%) Active Directory
5 39 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 37 (35.58%) Windows XP
7 27 (25.96%) ITIL
8 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (21.15%) Windows 7
10 20 (19.23%) Citrix
11 18 (17.31%) Incident Management
11 18 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (15.38%) Software Deployment
12 16 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (14.42%) Windows Mobile
13 15 (14.42%) SLA
13 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (14.42%) Backup Exec
14 14 (13.46%) MCSA
14 14 (13.46%) A+ Certification
14 14 (13.46%) SQL
14 14 (13.46%) Software Distribution
15 13 (12.50%) Asset Management
15 13 (12.50%) AS400
15 13 (12.50%) iSeries
15 13 (12.50%) SCCM
16 12 (11.54%) MCP
16 12 (11.54%) Project Management
17 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.69%) Lync
6 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.96%) CMS
7 1 (0.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 60 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.88%) Visualfiles
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.92%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.92%) Agresso
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.96%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) TCP/IP
1 7 (6.73%) Intranet
1 7 (6.73%) Wireless
2 6 (5.77%) VoIP
3 5 (4.81%) WAN
3 5 (4.81%) LAN
4 3 (2.88%) VPN
5 2 (1.92%) DNS
5 2 (1.92%) DHCP
5 2 (1.92%) VLAN
5 2 (1.92%) Firewall
6 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.96%) Internet
6 1 (0.96%) Network Security
6 1 (0.96%) ADSL
6 1 (0.96%) Broadband
6 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) MS Access
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.92%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) TestLink
2 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Retail
2 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.88%) Legal
3 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (29.81%) Analyst
2 26 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (18.27%) Support Analyst
4 17 (16.35%) Service Analyst
4 17 (16.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (14.42%) Desktop Support
6 14 (13.46%) IT Support
7 13 (12.50%) Support Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (6.73%) Service Desk Technician
11 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) IT Administrator
11 6 (5.77%) Administrator
11 6 (5.77%) Help Desk Support
12 5 (4.81%) Help Desk Support Analyst
12 5 (4.81%) Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Support Technician
12 5 (4.81%) Help Desk Analyst
12 5 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) .NET
2 4 (3.85%) HTML
2 4 (3.85%) CSS
3 3 (2.88%) XML
4 2 (1.92%) COM
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.96%) WAP
5 1 (0.96%) WinForms
5 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) AS400
1 13 (12.50%) iSeries
2 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.77%) EPoS
5 3 (2.88%) Social Media
5 3 (2.88%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.92%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.96%) PDA
7 1 (0.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 84 (80.77%) Windows
2 37 (35.58%) Windows XP
3 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (21.15%) Windows 7
5 16 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (14.42%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (8.65%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.88%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.96%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) ITIL
2 18 (17.31%) Incident Management
3 16 (15.38%) Software Deployment
4 14 (13.46%) Software Distribution
5 13 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 12 (11.54%) Project Management
7 8 (7.69%) ERP
7 8 (7.69%) Change Management
8 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.77%) CRM
9 6 (5.77%) Data Protection
10 5 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.81%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.85%) Service Management
11 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.85%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
11 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.88%) Migration
13 2 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.46%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) C#
2 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.88%) VB
4 2 (1.92%) C
4 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (13.46%) MCSA
2 14 (13.46%) A+ Certification
3 12 (11.54%) MCP
4 9 (8.65%) Degree
5 7 (6.73%) MCTS
5 7 (6.73%) MCSE
6 6 (5.77%) MCITP
7 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.85%) CCNA
7 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.96%) PMP
10 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) SLA
2 10 (9.62%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (40.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) Backup Exec
2 13 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (81.73%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.23%) Citrix
3 6 (5.77%) SAP
3 6 (5.77%) VMware
4 5 (4.81%) Cisco
4 5 (4.81%) HP
5 4 (3.85%) ProCurve
6 3 (2.88%) LANDesk
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle
7 2 (1.92%) Cognos
7 2 (1.92%) Veeam
8 1 (0.96%) Mitel
8 1 (0.96%) Siemens
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago