The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 10 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 10.00% 4.94% 7.53%
As % of the Applications category 29.17% 19.05% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
MS Office
Kent

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

Applications Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 34.29% 25.93% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 13
Average salary £30,250 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.38% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £39,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

MS Office
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (75.00%) Citrix
2 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (65.00%) Automated Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (30.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) Workflow
8 4 (20.00%) WinForms
8 4 (20.00%) VB6
8 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) CCNA
8 4 (20.00%) MCSE
8 4 (20.00%) MCP
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (20.00%) VB
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (20.00%) A+ Certification
8 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Wireless
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) ADSL
3 2 (10.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Tester
1 13 (65.00%) Software Tester
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
1 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) VB6
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
1 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) MCP
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCITP
4 2 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (75.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Mercator