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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.55% 3.24% 2.34%
As % of the Applications category 35.35% 17.86% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 12
Average salary £20,400 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.40% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,250 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -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
99 84 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.54% 18.14% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 69 68
Average salary £33,750 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.73% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +18 34 £18,950 -24.20% 5
Felixstowe - 1 £24,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 40 (60.61%) MS Excel
3 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 22 (33.33%) SQL
5 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
6 19 (28.79%) Windows XP
7 17 (25.76%) Degree
7 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
8 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (21.21%) MS PowerPoint
9 14 (21.21%) Apple
10 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
10 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (18.18%) SonicWALL
11 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
11 12 (18.18%) Sophos
11 12 (18.18%) DHCP
11 12 (18.18%) VPN
11 12 (18.18%) DNS
11 12 (18.18%) HP
11 12 (18.18%) MCP
12 11 (16.67%) Workflow
13 9 (13.64%) iPad
13 9 (13.64%) QA
13 9 (13.64%) Bugzilla
13 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
13 9 (13.64%) Marketing
13 9 (13.64%) JIRA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.55%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (60.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (21.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.03%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.52%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) DHCP
1 12 (18.18%) VPN
1 12 (18.18%) DNS
2 8 (12.12%) Broadband
3 2 (3.03%) LDAP
3 2 (3.03%) SMTP
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) 3G
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
4 1 (1.52%) 2G
4 1 (1.52%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Bugzilla
1 9 (13.64%) JIRA
2 8 (12.12%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.64%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Games
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) IT Support
3 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Support Assistant
4 9 (13.64%) IT Support Assistant
4 9 (13.64%) IT Assistant
5 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Desktop Support
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Manager
6 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Operations Manager
9 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.55%) Field Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) ODBC
1 1 (1.52%) WPF
1 1 (1.52%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) iPad
2 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.55%) EPoS
6 2 (3.03%) PDA
7 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.52%) Online Games
7 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows XP
3 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
4 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.52%) Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Workflow
2 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL
4 6 (9.09%) Time Management
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.58%) Supplier Management
5 5 (7.58%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (7.58%) Line Management
5 5 (7.58%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (7.58%) Physical Data Model
5 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.58%) Process Management
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (1.52%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) MCP
3 7 (10.61%) ISEB
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.52%) HND
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 60 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.21%) Apple
3 12 (18.18%) HP
3 12 (18.18%) Sophos
3 12 (18.18%) SonicWALL
4 4 (6.06%) BT
4 4 (6.06%) Huawei
4 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.55%) Lotus
5 3 (4.55%) VMware
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) Adobe
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