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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 37 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.27% 3.12% 5.28%
As % of the Applications category 29.84% 20.83% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 25
Average salary £24,250 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.18% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,711 £21,700 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
124 72 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 21.02% 14.97% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 99 67 75
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,875 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £45,000
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 30 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Swindon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (42.67%) MS Excel
4 25 (33.33%) ITIL
5 23 (30.67%) Windows
5 23 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (26.67%) CRM
7 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 18 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 17 (22.67%) Oracle
9 16 (21.33%) ISEB
9 16 (21.33%) Scrum
10 15 (20.00%) Change Management
10 15 (20.00%) SAP
11 14 (18.67%) HTML
11 14 (18.67%) Java
11 14 (18.67%) Degree
12 13 (17.33%) QA
12 13 (17.33%) VBScript
12 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
12 13 (17.33%) QuickTest Pro
13 12 (16.00%) SAP Basis
13 12 (16.00%) SAP Smart Forms
13 12 (16.00%) NetWeaver
13 12 (16.00%) FTP
13 12 (16.00%) ABAP
13 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
13 12 (16.00%) Performance Tuning

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (16.00%) NetWeaver
2 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.67%) IIS
4 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.00%) Lync
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (42.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.67%) MS Project
3 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.67%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.67%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP CRM
1 2 (2.67%) SAP SM
1 2 (2.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (16.00%) FTP
3 7 (9.33%) DNS
4 5 (6.67%) DHCP
4 5 (6.67%) VPN
4 5 (6.67%) LAN
4 5 (6.67%) WAN
5 3 (4.00%) Wireless
5 3 (4.00%) Firewall
6 2 (2.67%) LDAP
6 2 (2.67%) SMTP
6 2 (2.67%) VoIP
6 2 (2.67%) HTTP
6 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (9.33%) German Language
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Front Office
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.33%) Law
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) SAP Analyst
4 13 (17.33%) Test Manager
5 12 (16.00%) Test Engineer
5 12 (16.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Junior
8 6 (8.00%) Technical Support
9 5 (6.67%) Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.33%) Sales Executive
10 4 (5.33%) Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) IT Support
11 3 (4.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
11 3 (4.00%) ITSM Consultant
11 3 (4.00%) ICT Technician
11 3 (4.00%) Junior Support Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) HTML
2 12 (16.00%) SAP Basis
2 12 (16.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.33%) COM
5 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) Replication
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.33%) iSeries
5 1 (1.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Windows XP
2 8 (10.67%) Windows 8
2 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.33%) Linux
6 3 (4.00%) UNIX
7 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) ITIL
2 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) CRM
3 16 (21.33%) Scrum
4 15 (20.00%) Change Management
5 12 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (12.00%) ITSM
7 7 (9.33%) Service Management
8 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.33%) Project Management
9 4 (5.33%) Telemarketing
10 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.00%) Migration
11 2 (2.67%) Logistics
11 2 (2.67%) Validation
11 2 (2.67%) Security Management
11 2 (2.67%) ERP
11 2 (2.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.67%) Time Management
11 2 (2.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) Java
3 13 (17.33%) VBScript
4 12 (16.00%) ABAP
5 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) VB
7 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) ISEB
2 14 (18.67%) Degree
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.33%) CIPD
6 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.33%) CCNP
6 1 (1.33%) CCNA
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.67%) MOM
1 2 (2.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (2.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.67%) Oracle
3 15 (20.00%) SAP
4 11 (14.67%) VMware
5 4 (5.33%) Cisco
5 4 (5.33%) Lotus
6 3 (4.00%) Apple
6 3 (4.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
7 2 (2.67%) NetApp
7 2 (2.67%) Syclo
7 2 (2.67%) Acronis
8 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.33%) Remedy
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) Dell
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