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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 58 40
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 32 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.32% 2.29% 4.52%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 13.98% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 20
Average salary £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,931 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,550 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
112 93 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.60% 16.37% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 59
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £50,000 £47,250
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 19 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Swindon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 54 (58.06%) SQL
2 41 (44.09%) MS Excel
3 40 (43.01%) ITIL
4 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
5 31 (33.33%) Windows
6 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (27.96%) Computer Science
7 26 (27.96%) SQL Server
8 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
8 24 (25.81%) QA
9 20 (21.51%) Java
10 19 (20.43%) CRM
11 18 (19.35%) Change Management
11 18 (19.35%) Degree
12 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
12 17 (18.28%) QuickTest Pro
12 17 (18.28%) Oracle
12 17 (18.28%) SAP
12 17 (18.28%) VBScript
13 16 (17.20%) Scrum
13 16 (17.20%) Finance
13 16 (17.20%) ISEB
14 15 (16.13%) VMware
15 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database
15 14 (15.05%) ABAP
15 14 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (15.05%) Mentoring
15 14 (15.05%) FTP
15 14 (15.05%) HTML

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (15.05%) NetWeaver
2 8 (8.60%) IIS
2 8 (8.60%) IBM Notes
2 8 (8.60%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.30%) Lync
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (44.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.83%) MS Visio
3 8 (8.60%) MS Project
4 7 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP SM
1 2 (2.15%) SAP CRM
1 2 (2.15%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) SaaS
2 5 (5.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.05%) FTP
3 8 (8.60%) DNS
4 7 (7.53%) Firewall
4 7 (7.53%) VPN
4 7 (7.53%) DHCP
4 7 (7.53%) LAN
4 7 (7.53%) WAN
5 6 (6.45%) SMTP
5 6 (6.45%) HTTP
5 6 (6.45%) LDAP
5 6 (6.45%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.23%) Wireless
7 2 (2.15%) VoIP
8 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (17.20%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.23%) French Language
2 3 (3.23%) German Language
3 2 (2.15%) Front Office
3 2 (2.15%) Back Office
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Law
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Analyst
2 17 (18.28%) Technical Analyst
3 16 (17.20%) SAP Analyst
4 14 (15.05%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 13 (13.98%) Test Manager
5 13 (13.98%) Junior
6 10 (10.75%) Technical Support
6 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Test Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (8.60%) Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Junior Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Project Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Solutions Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) PMO Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) ITSM Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Junior Technical Consultant
10 6 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.05%) HTML
1 14 (15.05%) SAP Smart Forms
1 14 (15.05%) SAP Basis
2 13 (13.98%) XML
3 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (27.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (2.15%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.15%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Windows XP
2 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
3 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.23%) UNIX
7 2 (2.15%) Linux
7 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) ITIL
2 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.43%) CRM
4 18 (19.35%) Change Management
5 16 (17.20%) Scrum
6 14 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (15.05%) Mentoring
7 13 (13.98%) Project Management
7 13 (13.98%) Service Management
8 11 (11.83%) ITSM
9 7 (7.53%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.53%) Change Control
9 7 (7.53%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (4.30%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.30%) Migration
11 2 (2.15%) Business Development
11 2 (2.15%) Security Management
11 2 (2.15%) ERP
11 2 (2.15%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.06%) SQL
2 20 (21.51%) Java
3 17 (18.28%) VBScript
4 14 (15.05%) ABAP
5 7 (7.53%) VB
5 7 (7.53%) C#
6 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.23%) VBA
7 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) Degree
2 16 (17.20%) ISEB
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) CIPD
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.08%) MCP
4 1 (1.08%) MCSE
4 1 (1.08%) CCNP
4 1 (1.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) QA
System Software
1 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) MOM
1 6 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) Oracle
2 17 (18.28%) SAP
3 15 (16.13%) VMware
4 8 (8.60%) Lotus
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco
6 3 (3.23%) Apple
6 3 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (2.15%) Acronis
7 2 (2.15%) Syclo
7 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.15%) Symantec
8 1 (1.08%) Remedy
8 1 (1.08%) Dell
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Apache Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago