The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank - 21 18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - 1.09% 6.61%
As % of the Applications category - 14.29% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Applications Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 15.22% 7.61% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 17
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

MS Office
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Sussex region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Sussex

MS Office
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 5 (83.33%) Intel
1 5 (83.33%) Cognos
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Intel
1 5 (83.33%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft