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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 27 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.61% 7.18% 6.84%
As % of the Applications category 51.92% 35.23% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 27
Median salary £25,500 £26,750 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.67% +4.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £18,046 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,425 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +1.69%
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
52 88 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.81% 20.37% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 57
Median salary £34,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +11 22 £25,000 +5.26%
Bury St Edmunds -12 5 £33,750 +3.84%
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 33 (55.00%) Windows
4 24 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 21 (35.00%) Office 365
6 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 14 (23.33%) Windows Server
8 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (21.67%) Finance
9 12 (20.00%) VPN
10 11 (18.33%) Wireless
10 11 (18.33%) Firewall
10 11 (18.33%) VMware
10 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (18.33%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (16.67%) Line Management
12 9 (15.00%) Windows 7
12 9 (15.00%) SQL
13 8 (13.33%) Internet
13 8 (13.33%) ITIL
13 8 (13.33%) LAN
13 8 (13.33%) VoIP
13 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (11.67%) vSphere
14 7 (11.67%) Web Filtering
14 7 (11.67%) VLAN
14 7 (11.67%) QA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) VPN
2 11 (18.33%) Firewall
2 11 (18.33%) Wireless
3 8 (13.33%) Internet
3 8 (13.33%) LAN
3 8 (13.33%) VoIP
4 7 (11.67%) ADSL
4 7 (11.67%) VLAN
5 5 (8.33%) DNS
5 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.67%) HTTP
6 4 (6.67%) WAN
7 3 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (5.00%) Skype
7 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.67%) Intranet
8 1 (1.67%) MPLS
8 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.33%) Publishing
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) IT Support
5 8 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) EPoS
3 6 (10.00%) iPhone
4 4 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 4 (6.67%) iPad
5 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.67%) iSeries
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (16.67%) Line Management
3 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
3 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.67%) Web Filtering
5 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.00%) Service Management
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.67%) Email Filtering
7 4 (6.67%) High Availability
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.00%) Internal Audit
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
8 3 (5.00%) Office Automation
8 3 (5.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) VB
3 2 (3.33%) C
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCDST
3 1 (1.67%) MCP
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) vSphere
4 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) WSUS
2 4 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) VMware
3 7 (11.67%) Cisco
3 7 (11.67%) Citrix
4 6 (10.00%) Sage
5 4 (6.67%) Dell
5 4 (6.67%) EMC
5 4 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (3.33%) Anaplan
7 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.67%) IBM