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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 45 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.66% 4.04% 1.78%
As % of the Applications category 36.62% 30.30% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 10
Average salary £24,500 £25,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% +26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,000 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £21,100
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
71 66 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.47% 13.33% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54 57 66
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,650 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 17 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £42,500 -
Felixstowe - 1 £24,000 -
Lowestoft - 1 £18,000 -
Woodbridge - 1 £25,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 45 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (51.85%) MS Excel
3 21 (38.89%) Windows
3 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 13 (24.07%) Windows XP
5 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
5 13 (24.07%) Degree
6 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
7 9 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 9 (16.67%) Cisco
7 9 (16.67%) Wireless
8 8 (14.81%) WAN
8 8 (14.81%) CCNA
8 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (14.81%) MPLS
8 8 (14.81%) BGP
8 8 (14.81%) EIGRP
8 8 (14.81%) TACACS
8 8 (14.81%) IPsec
8 8 (14.81%) VLAN
8 8 (14.81%) Wireshark
8 8 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (14.81%) Cacti
8 8 (14.81%) Riverbed
8 8 (14.81%) SolarWinds
8 8 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
8 8 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
8 8 (14.81%) DMVPN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project
4 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Wireless
2 8 (14.81%) IPsec
2 8 (14.81%) DMVPN
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (14.81%) WAN
2 8 (14.81%) MPLS
2 8 (14.81%) BGP
2 8 (14.81%) EIGRP
2 8 (14.81%) TACACS
2 8 (14.81%) VLAN
2 8 (14.81%) Wireshark
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (7.41%) DHCP
3 4 (7.41%) VPN
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) SMTP
4 2 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (1.85%) Broadband
5 1 (1.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Bugzilla
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA
2 6 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (16.67%) IT Support
4 8 (14.81%) Desktop Support
4 8 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Test Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Assistant
7 4 (7.41%) IT Assistant
7 4 (7.41%) Support Assistant
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (5.56%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) WSH
2 1 (1.85%) WPF
2 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.41%) iPad
3 2 (3.70%) PDA
4 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Online Games
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) Windows XP
3 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
1 8 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (12.96%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
3 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) Workflow
4 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.26%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (9.26%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Line Management
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) CCNA
3 7 (12.96%) ISEB
4 5 (9.26%) MCP
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Cacti
1 8 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco
3 8 (14.81%) Riverbed
3 8 (14.81%) SolarWinds
4 6 (11.11%) Apple
5 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.41%) Sophos
5 4 (7.41%) HP
5 4 (7.41%) SonicWALL
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
6 3 (5.56%) VMware
7 2 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.85%) Adobe
Ipswich, Suffolk
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