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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 46 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.03% 1.75% 3.16%
As % of the Applications category 36.51% 12.66% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 19
Average salary £22,000 £27,875 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.07% +11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,656 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £38,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
126 79 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.27% 13.79% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 93 50 64
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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
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 May 2015. 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 +16 35 £22,000 -20.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 6 £22,016 -
Woodbridge +2 1 £18,000 -17.58%
Lowestoft - 1 £21,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 72 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 51 (62.96%) MS Excel
3 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
4 35 (43.21%) MS Exchange
5 34 (41.98%) Windows
6 32 (39.51%) Hyper-V
7 30 (37.04%) MCP
8 27 (33.33%) SQL
9 26 (32.10%) Windows XP
9 26 (32.10%) Windows 7
9 26 (32.10%) Telecoms
10 24 (29.63%) Time Management
11 22 (27.16%) VPN
12 21 (25.93%) DNS
12 21 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (23.46%) Sophos
14 19 (23.46%) Apple
14 19 (23.46%) DHCP
14 19 (23.46%) HP
14 19 (23.46%) SonicWALL
14 19 (23.46%) MS PowerPoint
15 18 (22.22%) Marketing
15 18 (22.22%) Degree
15 18 (22.22%) Computer Science
15 18 (22.22%) Broadband
16 17 (20.99%) Workflow
17 14 (17.28%) Office 365
18 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (43.21%) MS Exchange
2 21 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.35%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 51 (62.96%) MS Excel
2 19 (23.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) S-PLUS
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
4 1 (1.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) VPN
2 21 (25.93%) DNS
3 19 (23.46%) DHCP
4 18 (22.22%) Broadband
5 11 (13.58%) Internet
6 4 (4.94%) LAN
6 4 (4.94%) Intranet
7 2 (2.47%) MPLS
7 2 (2.47%) SSL
8 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Bugzilla
1 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 26 (32.10%) Telecoms
2 18 (22.22%) Marketing
3 4 (4.94%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Support Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) IT Support
3 16 (19.75%) Senior Manager
4 13 (16.05%) Support Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Desktop Support
6 10 (12.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 10 (12.35%) Desktop Analyst
6 10 (12.35%) Help Desk Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) IT Support Assistant
7 9 (11.11%) IT Assistant
7 9 (11.11%) Support Assistant
8 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (6.17%) Operations Manager
10 5 (6.17%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.94%) Technical Support Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) WSH
2 1 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) iPad
3 4 (4.94%) NHS
3 4 (4.94%) Statistics
3 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) EPoS
5 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.47%) Tandem
6 1 (1.23%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Windows
2 26 (32.10%) Windows XP
2 26 (32.10%) Windows 7
3 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Time Management
2 17 (20.99%) Workflow
3 8 (9.88%) ITIL
4 7 (8.64%) Process Management
5 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
6 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.94%) Information Security
7 4 (4.94%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.70%) Line Management
8 3 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.23%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.23%) Change Management
10 1 (1.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.23%) Requirements Engineering
10 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.23%) Manual Testing
10 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) MCP
2 18 (22.22%) Degree
3 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.94%) HND
4 4 (4.94%) MCSE
4 4 (4.94%) ISEB
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.94%) CCNA
4 4 (4.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
2 32 (39.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (4.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.46%) Sophos
2 19 (23.46%) Apple
2 19 (23.46%) HP
2 19 (23.46%) SonicWALL
3 10 (12.35%) Lotus
4 5 (6.17%) BT
4 5 (6.17%) Huawei
5 2 (2.47%) Sage
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
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