The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 27 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.29% 1.98% 3.74%
As % of the Applications category 43.55% 18.03% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 26
Average salary £25,500 £27,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,600 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
MS Office
East of England

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

Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
62 61 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.45% 10.97% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 54 59 110
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MS Office
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Suffolk

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Suffolk

MS Office
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +19 17 £27,500 +19.56%
Newmarket 0 3 £25,500 -30.13%
Woodbridge - 3 £25,000 -
Bury St Edmunds +3 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Felixstowe - 1 £20,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
3 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
4 9 (24.32%) WAN
5 8 (21.62%) CCNA
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (21.62%) MPLS
5 8 (21.62%) BGP
5 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
5 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
5 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
5 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) EIGRP
5 8 (21.62%) TACACS
5 8 (21.62%) Wireless
5 8 (21.62%) IPsec
5 8 (21.62%) VLAN
5 8 (21.62%) Wireshark
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (21.62%) Riverbed
5 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
5 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (21.62%) Cacti
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (21.62%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (21.62%) DMVPN
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (21.62%) Network Monitoring

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
3 7 (18.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) WAN
2 8 (21.62%) MPLS
2 8 (21.62%) BGP
2 8 (21.62%) EIGRP
2 8 (21.62%) TACACS
2 8 (21.62%) Wireless
2 8 (21.62%) IPsec
2 8 (21.62%) VLAN
2 8 (21.62%) Wireshark
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (21.62%) DMVPN
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) QlikView
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.70%) MS Access
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) WSH
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) PDA
3 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
3 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) WAN Optimisation
1 8 (21.62%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (5.41%) CRM
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Change Control
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Web Development
5 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Management
5 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Scrum
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) CCNA
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (21.62%) Cacti
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco
3 8 (21.62%) Riverbed
3 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Apple
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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