The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 60 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 15 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.46% 1.79% 5.64%
As % of the Applications category 20.55% 17.19% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 28
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -40.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,750 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
73 64 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.86% 10.42% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 104
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 13 £24,000 +4.34% 1
Lowestoft - 1 £32,500 -
Newmarket - 1 £37,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.00%) IPsec
5 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (16.00%) CCNA
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (16.00%) MPLS
5 4 (16.00%) BGP
5 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (16.00%) TACACS
5 4 (16.00%) VLAN
5 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Cacti
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (16.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (16.00%) DMVPN
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) Wireless
2 4 (16.00%) IPsec
2 4 (16.00%) MPLS
2 4 (16.00%) BGP
2 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (16.00%) TACACS
2 4 (16.00%) VLAN
2 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (16.00%) DMVPN
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Law
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Tester
3 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) IT Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Executive
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Manager
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (8.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Online Games
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.00%) SEO
2 2 (8.00%) Project Management
2 2 (8.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) Pay per click
2 2 (8.00%) Content Management
2 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Analytics
2 2 (8.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Email Management
3 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PHP
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCNA
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (16.00%) Cacti
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) Apple