The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 49 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.75% 5.77% 3.97%
As % of the Applications category 44.95% 27.87% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 49 22 19
Average salary £28,500 £24,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.52% -33.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,711 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
MS Office
Wiltshire

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

Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
109 122 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.46% 20.71% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 105 99 81
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MS Office
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Swindon

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Swindon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 51 (77.27%) Windows
2 47 (71.21%) SQL
3 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 36 (54.55%) IIS
5 29 (43.94%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (40.91%) Degree
7 25 (37.88%) Wireshark
8 24 (36.36%) SNMP
8 24 (36.36%) Network Management
9 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
9 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
10 18 (27.27%) ITIL
11 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 14 (21.21%) ITSM
13 10 (15.15%) Finance
14 9 (13.64%) German Language
15 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
15 8 (12.12%) Service Management
15 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
16 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
16 6 (9.09%) Java
17 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
17 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
17 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
17 5 (7.58%) Banking
17 5 (7.58%) Retail
17 5 (7.58%) VMware
17 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 36 (54.55%) IIS
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) SAS
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.88%) Wireshark
2 24 (36.36%) SNMP
3 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.06%) HTTP
4 4 (6.06%) LDAP
5 3 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (3.03%) DNS
7 1 (1.52%) DHCP
7 1 (1.52%) Firewall
7 1 (1.52%) SMTP
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) QlikView
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) German Language
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Automotive
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Analyst
2 31 (46.97%) Support Analyst
3 26 (39.39%) Applications Support
3 26 (39.39%) Applications Support Analyst
4 16 (24.24%) Product Analyst
4 16 (24.24%) Products Support Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Technical Support
6 9 (13.64%) ITSM Analyst
7 8 (12.12%) IT Support
7 8 (12.12%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) SQL Support Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) IT Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Technical Support Analyst
11 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
12 3 (4.55%) Consultant
12 3 (4.55%) Service Analyst
12 3 (4.55%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.94%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) Economics
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (77.27%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Network Management
2 18 (27.27%) ITIL
3 14 (21.21%) ITSM
4 8 (12.12%) Service Management
5 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity
5 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.06%) Project Management
7 3 (4.55%) Release Management
8 2 (3.03%) B2B
8 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.03%) CRM
8 2 (3.03%) Data Governance
8 2 (3.03%) ERP
8 2 (3.03%) Presales
8 2 (3.03%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.03%) Time Management
9 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.52%) Line Management
9 1 (1.52%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) C#
3 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) C
4 2 (3.03%) C++
4 2 (3.03%) COBOL
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) R
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) VB
4 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) COBIT
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) MOM
1 4 (6.06%) SCCM
1 4 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) VMware
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco
3 3 (4.55%) Dell
4 2 (3.03%) Cognos
4 2 (3.03%) NetApp
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Apple
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Lotus
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