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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 50 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.81% 1.68% 3.98%
As % of the Applications category 40.65% 10.64% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 24
Average salary £22,008 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.97% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,120 £21,556 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,962
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +0.12%
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
123 94 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.22% 15.80% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 68
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 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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
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 6 May 2015.

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 6 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 +30 39 £22,000 -20.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds +11 6 £22,016 +15.87% 1
Woodbridge +1 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 6 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 52 (64.20%) MS Excel
3 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 35 (43.21%) Windows
5 33 (40.74%) MS Exchange
6 27 (33.33%) SQL
6 27 (33.33%) MCP
6 27 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 26 (32.10%) Windows XP
7 26 (32.10%) Hyper-V
7 26 (32.10%) Windows 7
8 22 (27.16%) Time Management
9 21 (25.93%) VPN
10 20 (24.69%) DNS
10 20 (24.69%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (24.69%) Degree
10 20 (24.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (23.46%) Marketing
11 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
11 19 (23.46%) Broadband
11 19 (23.46%) Apple
11 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (22.22%) HP
12 18 (22.22%) Sophos
12 18 (22.22%) DHCP
12 18 (22.22%) SonicWALL
13 17 (20.99%) Workflow
14 9 (11.11%) Lotus
14 9 (11.11%) ITIL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 33 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 20 (24.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.11%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 52 (64.20%) MS Excel
2 20 (24.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
3 2 (2.47%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Line 50
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) VPN
2 20 (24.69%) DNS
3 19 (23.46%) Broadband
4 18 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (7.41%) Internet
6 4 (4.94%) Intranet
6 4 (4.94%) LAN
7 2 (2.47%) SSL
7 2 (2.47%) MPLS
8 1 (1.23%) Wireless
8 1 (1.23%) 2G
8 1 (1.23%) LTE
8 1 (1.23%) 3G
8 1 (1.23%) LDAP
8 1 (1.23%) WAN
8 1 (1.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Bugzilla
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
1 5 (6.17%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 27 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 19 (23.46%) Marketing
3 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.47%) Finance
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Senior Manager
2 16 (19.75%) Support Analyst
3 15 (18.52%) IT Support
4 11 (13.58%) Desktop Support
5 9 (11.11%) Support Assistant
5 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) IT Support Assistant
5 9 (11.11%) IT Assistant
6 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.64%) Test Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Help Desk Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (6.17%) Operations Manager
9 5 (6.17%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (4.94%) IT Support Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Software Support Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) WSH
2 1 (1.23%) WPF
2 1 (1.23%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) iPad
3 4 (4.94%) NHS
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Statistics
3 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.70%) EPoS
5 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.47%) Tandem
6 1 (1.23%) PDA
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.21%) Windows
2 26 (32.10%) Windows XP
2 26 (32.10%) Windows 7
3 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.46%) 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 22 (27.16%) Time Management
2 17 (20.99%) Workflow
3 9 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (8.64%) Process Management
5 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
6 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Software Deployment
7 4 (4.94%) Line Management
7 4 (4.94%) Information Security
8 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.23%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.23%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.23%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.23%) Test Management
9 1 (1.23%) Manual Testing
9 1 (1.23%) Change Management
9 1 (1.23%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (33.33%) MCP
2 20 (24.69%) Degree
3 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.17%) ISEB
5 4 (4.94%) HND
5 4 (4.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.23%) MCSE
6 1 (1.23%) CCNA
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 26 (32.10%) 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%) Apple
3 18 (22.22%) HP
3 18 (22.22%) Sophos
3 18 (22.22%) SonicWALL
4 9 (11.11%) Lotus
5 5 (6.17%) BT
5 5 (6.17%) Huawei
6 2 (2.47%) Sage
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) Citrix
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe
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