The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 3 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 22 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 17.19% 7.17% 2.62%
As % of the Applications category 55.00% 36.96% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 3
Average salary £26,250 £25,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -50.95%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
MS Office
Hertfordshire

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

Applications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
40 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 31.25% 19.41% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

MS Office
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Stevenage

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Stevenage

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Vista
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
7 9 (24.32%) VMware
7 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
8 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
8 8 (21.62%) Workflow
8 8 (21.62%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
8 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco
9 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
10 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
11 3 (8.11%) MCSE
11 3 (8.11%) PHP
11 3 (8.11%) MySQL
11 3 (8.11%) IIS
11 3 (8.11%) POP3
11 3 (8.11%) SMTP
11 3 (8.11%) CCNA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) POP3
2 3 (8.11%) SMTP
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) ISDN
3 2 (5.41%) PBX
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.70%) French Language
1 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Support Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (18.92%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Vista
4 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
4 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Workflow
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) PLM
5 1 (2.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) MCSE
1 3 (8.11%) CCNA
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.11%) MCITP
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (8.11%) VCP5
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Open Text