The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 234 255 239
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1416 1207 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 1.12% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 8.04% 7.38% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 877 1004
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17618 16352 16831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.48% 15.19% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14284 13524 14246
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the UK.

MS PowerPoint Salary Trend in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 within the UK.

MS PowerPoint Salary Histogram in the UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 1338 £35,000 -6.66% 174
London -16 574 £40,000 +2.56% 68
South East +32 328 £32,750 -6.42% 42
City of London -11 136 £42,500 - 20
Surrey +40 132 £30,000 -36.84% 6
Yorkshire +38 112 £32,500 -13.33% 7
West Yorkshire +39 98 £34,500 -8.00% 6
East of England +22 93 £27,500 +5.76% 19
Leeds +35 84 £35,000 -6.66% 6
North West +41 74 £27,250 -9.16% 7
West Midlands +7 63 £38,000 +8.57% 12
South West +9 61 £26,250 -12.50% 13
Berkshire +14 58 £41,500 +6.41% 7
Egham +34 45 £20,500 -
Scotland +13 44 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Cheshire +24 40 £23,000 -23.33% 3
Hampshire -5 31 £38,750 +55.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -16 31 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Cambridgeshire +22 27 £29,250 -2.50% 1
Glasgow +23 26 £25,000 -30.06% 2
West Sussex +7 26 £25,500 -30.13%
Birmingham -11 25 £49,000 +40.00% 2
Hertfordshire -24 25 £37,500 -16.66% 11
Reading +8 24 £44,500 +17.88% 2
Manchester -1 22 £27,000 -22.85% 3
Oxfordshire +18 19 £32,500 +35.41% 11
Kent -1 19 £37,500 +20.00% 3
Essex +14 18 £25,500 +2.00% 4
Gloucestershire -11 18 £23,500 -14.54% 2
Warrington - 18 £22,500 -

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MS PowerPoint 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 PowerPoint.

1 2030 (73.58%) MS Excel
2 1430 (51.83%) Microsoft
3 1213 (43.97%) MS Office
4 828 (30.01%) Finance
5 718 (26.02%) Project Management
6 674 (24.43%) Degree
7 652 (23.63%) MS Visio
8 587 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
9 487 (17.65%) MS Project
10 465 (16.85%) Windows
11 447 (16.20%) Marketing
12 404 (14.64%) SQL
13 401 (14.53%) PRINCE2
14 335 (12.14%) ITIL
15 299 (10.84%) Active Directory
16 266 (9.64%) SharePoint
17 257 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
18 224 (8.12%) Banking
19 219 (7.94%) Analytics
20 217 (7.87%) Legal
21 209 (7.58%) Windows 7
22 203 (7.36%) Windows XP
23 195 (7.07%) HTML
24 193 (7.00%) Oracle
25 181 (6.56%) CRM
26 174 (6.31%) Service Delivery
26 174 (6.31%) Business Analysis
27 172 (6.23%) SQL Server
28 171 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
29 169 (6.13%) Management Information System

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MS PowerPoint 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 PowerPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 266 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 145 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 89 (3.23%) SAS
4 84 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 64 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 47 (1.70%) Lync
7 44 (1.59%) WorkSite
8 38 (1.38%) MS Project Server
9 37 (1.34%) CMS
10 35 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 22 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (0.69%) IIS
13 17 (0.62%) IBM Notes
14 14 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (0.43%) WordPress
16 11 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 11 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
17 9 (0.33%) JBoss
18 8 (0.29%) WebLogic
18 8 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2030 (73.58%) MS Excel
2 1213 (43.97%) MS Office
3 652 (23.63%) MS Visio
4 487 (17.65%) MS Project
5 97 (3.52%) Photoshop
6 60 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 31 (1.12%) SPSS
8 26 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
9 25 (0.91%) InDesign
10 23 (0.83%) Acrobat
11 20 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 14 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
13 13 (0.47%) TargetLink
13 13 (0.47%) Simulink
13 13 (0.47%) Stateflow
14 10 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
15 9 (0.33%) FastStats
16 7 (0.25%) PowerPivot
16 7 (0.25%) Fireworks
17 6 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 79 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 34 (1.23%) WebTrends
3 18 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.36%) Agresso
6 6 (0.22%) SAP APO
6 6 (0.22%) Visualfiles
7 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.14%) HFM
8 4 (0.14%) assyst
9 3 (0.11%) Changepoint
9 3 (0.11%) Retail-J
9 3 (0.11%) FRx
9 3 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
9 3 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.11%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.69%) SaaS
2 11 (0.40%) Office 365
3 10 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.29%) Force.com
5 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.14%) PaaS
6 2 (0.072%) IaaS
6 2 (0.072%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.036%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.036%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.036%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.036%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 106 (3.84%) Internet
2 69 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 67 (2.43%) WAN
4 66 (2.39%) LAN
5 64 (2.32%) Intranet
6 56 (2.03%) Firewall
7 46 (1.67%) VPN
8 39 (1.41%) DNS
9 32 (1.16%) VoIP
10 29 (1.05%) Wireless
11 28 (1.01%) DHCP
11 28 (1.01%) ADSL
12 27 (0.98%) Broadband
13 25 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (0.87%) 3G
15 23 (0.83%) SAN
16 20 (0.72%) Ethernet
17 16 (0.58%) MPLS
18 14 (0.51%) Unified Communications
19 10 (0.36%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 81 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (2.17%) MS Access
5 55 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 33 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
8 31 (1.12%) Data Mining
9 24 (0.87%) OLAP
10 23 (0.83%) QlikView
11 22 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (0.76%) Big Data
13 18 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.51%) Base SAS
15 14 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
16 12 (0.43%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.43%) MySQL
17 8 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 51 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
2 50 (1.81%) Rational DOORS
3 35 (1.27%) RequisitePro
4 31 (1.12%) FrontPage
4 31 (1.12%) CaliberRM
5 25 (0.91%) JIRA
6 16 (0.58%) Toad
7 14 (0.51%) Visual Studio
8 12 (0.43%) Subversion
8 12 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.33%) TestDirector
10 8 (0.29%) Axure RP
11 6 (0.22%) ProC
12 5 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.14%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.11%) LoadRunner
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
15 2 (0.072%) NUnit
15 2 (0.072%) ERwin
General
1 828 (30.01%) Finance
2 447 (16.20%) Marketing
3 224 (8.12%) Banking
4 217 (7.87%) Legal
5 142 (5.15%) Retail
6 139 (5.04%) Telecoms
7 123 (4.46%) Law
8 119 (4.31%) Advertising
9 95 (3.44%) Investment Banking
10 62 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 54 (1.96%) French Language
12 41 (1.49%) German Language
13 38 (1.38%) Front Office
14 35 (1.27%) Electronics
15 34 (1.23%) Spanish Language
16 33 (1.20%) Back Office
17 32 (1.16%) Manufacturing
18 28 (1.01%) Automotive
18 28 (1.01%) Publishing
19 20 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 961 (34.83%) Analyst
2 242 (8.77%) Project Manager
3 193 (7.00%) Support Analyst
4 188 (6.81%) Business Analyst
5 133 (4.82%) PMO Analyst
6 131 (4.75%) Service Analyst
7 128 (4.64%) Consultant
8 118 (4.28%) Service Desk Analyst
9 113 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
10 93 (3.37%) Trainer
11 87 (3.15%) Designer
12 83 (3.01%) Data Analyst
13 81 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
14 79 (2.86%) Developer
15 77 (2.79%) Coordinator
16 76 (2.75%) Administrator
17 72 (2.61%) Junior
17 72 (2.61%) Support Engineer
17 72 (2.61%) Senior Manager
18 68 (2.46%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (7.07%) HTML
2 123 (4.46%) CSS
3 90 (3.26%) .NET
4 74 (2.68%) XML
5 44 (1.59%) Web Services
6 29 (1.05%) ASP.NET
6 29 (1.05%) Flash
7 28 (1.01%) HTML5
8 18 (0.65%) jQuery
8 18 (0.65%) Middleware
8 18 (0.65%) COM
9 16 (0.58%) CSS3
10 12 (0.43%) J2EE
11 10 (0.36%) WCF
12 9 (0.33%) SOAP
13 6 (0.22%) WebSockets
14 5 (0.18%) WPF
14 5 (0.18%) REST
15 4 (0.14%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 587 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (6.13%) Management Information System
3 165 (5.98%) Blackberry
4 125 (4.53%) Social Media
5 104 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 88 (3.19%) User Experience
7 85 (3.08%) PDA
8 81 (2.94%) E-Learning
9 72 (2.61%) PMI
10 68 (2.46%) Visualisation
11 67 (2.43%) Mathematics
12 61 (2.21%) Statistics
13 60 (2.17%) Blog
14 57 (2.07%) Mobile App
15 50 (1.81%) Graphic Design
16 41 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
17 36 (1.30%) Life Science
18 35 (1.27%) NHS
19 30 (1.09%) Economics
19 30 (1.09%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 465 (16.85%) Windows
2 209 (7.58%) Windows 7
3 203 (7.36%) Windows XP
4 125 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (2.14%) Linux
7 47 (1.70%) UNIX
8 33 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 24 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (0.72%) Windows Vista
11 18 (0.65%) Android
12 15 (0.54%) Solaris
13 11 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.36%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.33%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.29%) AIX
16 8 (0.29%) HPUX
17 7 (0.25%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (26.02%) Project Management
2 401 (14.53%) PRINCE2
3 335 (12.14%) ITIL
4 257 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (7.94%) Analytics
6 181 (6.56%) CRM
7 174 (6.31%) Service Delivery
7 174 (6.31%) Business Analysis
8 171 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 163 (5.91%) Data Analysis
10 154 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
11 153 (5.55%) Change Management
12 145 (5.26%) Business Development
13 137 (4.97%) Service Management
14 115 (4.17%) Risk Management
15 113 (4.10%) Time Management
16 99 (3.59%) Coaching
17 98 (3.55%) Project Planning
18 93 (3.37%) E-Commerce
19 89 (3.23%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 404 (14.64%) SQL
2 103 (3.73%) VBA
3 102 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 79 (2.86%) Java
5 74 (2.68%) C#
6 54 (1.96%) C
7 45 (1.63%) T-SQL
8 40 (1.45%) VB
9 31 (1.12%) PHP
10 26 (0.94%) C++
11 24 (0.87%) PL/SQL
12 17 (0.62%) R
13 13 (0.47%) Perl
13 13 (0.47%) Python
13 13 (0.47%) Assembly Language
14 9 (0.33%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.25%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.22%) PROC SQL
16 6 (0.22%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.14%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 674 (24.43%) Degree
2 126 (4.57%) PMI Certification
3 79 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 72 (2.61%) PMP
5 63 (2.28%) Security Cleared
6 52 (1.88%) MCP
7 47 (1.70%) A+ Certification
8 45 (1.63%) ISEB
9 43 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 35 (1.27%) SC Cleared
11 34 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 34 (1.23%) PhD
12 33 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (1.20%) CIPD
13 26 (0.94%) MCITP
14 24 (0.87%) MBA
14 24 (0.87%) MCSE
15 20 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (0.69%) MOS
17 18 (0.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (4.78%) QA
2 123 (4.46%) SLA
3 20 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.40%) GCP
4 11 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.36%) COBIT
5 10 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.36%) COSO
6 7 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.25%) Basel II
7 6 (0.22%) P3O
8 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.11%) EMIR
9 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.11%) COREP
10 2 (0.072%) FINREP
10 2 (0.072%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.072%) GAAP
10 2 (0.072%) Basel III
System Software
1 299 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 50 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.47%) XenApp
5 11 (0.40%) XenDesktop
5 11 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (0.25%) NFS
6 7 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.22%) Novell eDirectory
7 6 (0.22%) vSphere
7 6 (0.22%) RHEV
8 4 (0.14%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.11%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 2 (0.072%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.072%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.072%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.072%) Firmware
11 1 (0.036%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.036%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.036%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (0.83%) SCCM
2 15 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.43%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
5 9 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.11%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.072%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.072%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.072%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.036%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.036%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.036%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.036%) WSUS
10 1 (0.036%) SCOM
10 1 (0.036%) Puppet
10 1 (0.036%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.036%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1430 (51.83%) Microsoft
2 193 (7.00%) Oracle
3 145 (5.26%) SAP
4 105 (3.81%) Adobe
5 90 (3.26%) VMware
6 86 (3.12%) Google
7 75 (2.72%) Citrix
8 72 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
9 65 (2.36%) Cisco
10 56 (2.03%) Business Objects
10 56 (2.03%) Bloomberg
11 51 (1.85%) HP
12 41 (1.49%) Remedy
12 41 (1.49%) Reuters
13 40 (1.45%) IBM
14 39 (1.41%) Twitter
15 38 (1.38%) iRise
16 32 (1.16%) Cognos
16 32 (1.16%) Telelogic
17 31 (1.12%) Facebook
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