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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 239 244 233
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1379 1225 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.20% 1.15% 1.22%
As % of the Applications category 7.95% 7.63% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 870 1068
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
17338 16046 17058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.15% 15.04% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13792 13370 14509
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +15 1281 £35,750 -4.66% 185
London -7 560 £42,500 +6.25% 68
South East +14 318 £35,000 -6.66% 40
Surrey +43 124 £30,000 -36.84% 7
City of London -6 118 £42,500 - 25
East of England -8 98 £30,000 +11.11% 18
Yorkshire -8 80 £32,500 -10.34% 8
North West +23 77 £31,000 -17.33% 17
West Yorkshire +6 72 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Berkshire +10 71 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Leeds +17 63 £32,500 -1.51% 6
Scotland +5 61 £29,750 -0.83% 5
West Midlands -15 58 £37,500 +7.14% 10
South West -31 58 £30,000 - 14
Cheshire +17 39 £27,750 -48.13% 6
Glasgow +29 38 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Oxfordshire +23 30 £27,500 +14.07% 7
Reading +11 30 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Cambridgeshire +12 28 £27,500 -8.33% 6
Egham +22 26 £20,500 -
Manchester +9 26 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Hampshire -16 26 £40,000 +66.66% 4
West Sussex -12 23 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Bedfordshire -11 22 £25,250 +5.20% 5
Wiltshire +11 21 £23,000 -12.38% 3
Essex +19 20 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Buckinghamshire -12 20 £37,500 -4.45% 8
Birmingham -15 20 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Warrington - 20 £22,500 - 2
Guildford +21 19 £35,000 -26.31% 2

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2012 (72.74%) MS Excel
2 1395 (50.43%) Microsoft
3 1214 (43.89%) MS Office
4 839 (30.33%) Finance
5 732 (26.46%) Degree
6 688 (24.87%) Project Management
7 636 (22.99%) MS Visio
8 635 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
9 508 (18.37%) Marketing
10 474 (17.14%) SQL
11 468 (16.92%) Windows
12 463 (16.74%) MS Project
13 380 (13.74%) PRINCE2
14 305 (11.03%) ITIL
15 285 (10.30%) Active Directory
16 271 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
17 254 (9.18%) Analytics
18 245 (8.86%) Banking
19 235 (8.50%) SharePoint
20 229 (8.28%) CRM
21 218 (7.88%) Oracle
22 212 (7.66%) Windows XP
23 211 (7.63%) HTML
24 205 (7.41%) Legal
25 194 (7.01%) SQL Server
26 185 (6.69%) Windows 7
27 180 (6.51%) Business Analysis
28 178 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
29 175 (6.33%) Data Analysis
30 172 (6.22%) Management Information System

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 235 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 136 (4.92%) MS Exchange
3 117 (4.23%) SAS
4 85 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 68 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 53 (1.92%) Lync
7 42 (1.52%) WorkSite
8 38 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 35 (1.27%) MS Project Server
10 30 (1.08%) CMS
11 23 (0.83%) IIS
11 23 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (0.58%) IBM Notes
13 15 (0.54%) Tomcat
14 12 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (0.40%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
16 8 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2012 (72.74%) MS Excel
2 1214 (43.89%) MS Office
3 636 (22.99%) MS Visio
4 463 (16.74%) MS Project
5 105 (3.80%) Photoshop
6 61 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 50 (1.81%) SPSS
8 40 (1.45%) Acrobat
9 24 (0.87%) InDesign
10 20 (0.72%) Adobe Captivate
11 19 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
12 12 (0.43%) FastStats
13 11 (0.40%) TargetLink
13 11 (0.40%) Simulink
13 11 (0.40%) Stateflow
14 8 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
14 8 (0.29%) FreeHand
14 8 (0.29%) Fireworks
15 7 (0.25%) PowerPivot
16 6 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 85 (3.07%) Google Analytics
2 39 (1.41%) WebTrends
3 18 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.47%) SiteCatalyst
5 10 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.22%) SAP APO
7 6 (0.22%) Visualfiles
8 5 (0.18%) Agresso
8 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.14%) HFM
9 4 (0.14%) assyst
9 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.14%) CA Clarity
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.76%) SaaS
2 11 (0.40%) Office 365
3 8 (0.29%) Force.com
4 6 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
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
1 116 (4.19%) Internet
2 64 (2.31%) LAN
2 64 (2.31%) WAN
3 63 (2.28%) TCP/IP
4 49 (1.77%) Intranet
5 48 (1.74%) Firewall
6 42 (1.52%) VPN
7 32 (1.16%) ADSL
7 32 (1.16%) Wireless
8 31 (1.12%) DNS
9 30 (1.08%) Broadband
10 27 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (0.94%) 3G
12 24 (0.87%) SAN
12 24 (0.87%) VoIP
13 23 (0.83%) DHCP
14 21 (0.76%) Unified Communications
15 15 (0.54%) HTTP
16 11 (0.40%) GSM
16 11 (0.40%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 87 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (2.06%) MS Access
6 53 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 41 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
8 30 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 29 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
10 28 (1.01%) QlikView
11 23 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (0.80%) Big Data
12 22 (0.80%) OLAP
13 21 (0.76%) Base SAS
14 19 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (0.69%) MySQL
14 19 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
16 13 (0.47%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.40%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (2.06%) Dreamweaver
2 51 (1.84%) Rational DOORS
3 39 (1.41%) RequisitePro
3 39 (1.41%) FrontPage
4 35 (1.27%) CaliberRM
5 27 (0.98%) JIRA
6 22 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.58%) Toad
7 16 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.40%) NUnit
8 11 (0.40%) TestDirector
9 9 (0.33%) Subversion
10 8 (0.29%) Axure RP
11 5 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.18%) ProC
11 5 (0.18%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.14%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.14%) Selenium
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.11%) WebDriver
General
1 839 (30.33%) Finance
2 508 (18.37%) Marketing
3 245 (8.86%) Banking
4 205 (7.41%) Legal
5 138 (4.99%) Advertising
6 135 (4.88%) Retail
7 132 (4.77%) Telecoms
8 119 (4.30%) Law
9 109 (3.94%) Investment Banking
10 66 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 50 (1.81%) Publishing
12 42 (1.52%) Electronics
13 37 (1.34%) French Language
14 33 (1.19%) German Language
15 27 (0.98%) Back Office
15 27 (0.98%) Automotive
15 27 (0.98%) Manufacturing
16 25 (0.90%) Spanish Language
17 23 (0.83%) Front Office
18 22 (0.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 1018 (36.80%) Analyst
2 210 (7.59%) Project Manager
3 198 (7.16%) Business Analyst
4 191 (6.91%) Support Analyst
5 155 (5.60%) Consultant
6 127 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
7 121 (4.37%) PMO Analyst
8 118 (4.27%) Service Analyst
9 106 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
10 96 (3.47%) Data Analyst
11 92 (3.33%) Trainer
12 89 (3.22%) Designer
13 84 (3.04%) Developer
14 78 (2.82%) Coordinator
14 78 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
15 71 (2.57%) Desktop Support
16 67 (2.42%) 3rd Line Support
17 66 (2.39%) Senior Manager
18 63 (2.28%) Junior
19 61 (2.21%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (7.63%) HTML
2 135 (4.88%) .NET
3 134 (4.84%) CSS
4 78 (2.82%) XML
5 45 (1.63%) Web Services
6 43 (1.55%) HTML5
7 33 (1.19%) ASP.NET
8 27 (0.98%) Flash
9 24 (0.87%) WCF
10 19 (0.69%) CSS3
10 19 (0.69%) J2EE
11 18 (0.65%) COM
12 17 (0.61%) REST
13 14 (0.51%) WPF
13 14 (0.51%) Middleware
14 12 (0.43%) SOAP
14 12 (0.43%) jQuery
15 10 (0.36%) WebSockets
16 8 (0.29%) Apache Sling
16 8 (0.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 635 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
2 172 (6.22%) Management Information System
3 170 (6.15%) Blackberry
4 149 (5.39%) Social Media
5 123 (4.45%) Computer Science
6 93 (3.36%) Statistics
7 92 (3.33%) User Experience
8 89 (3.22%) PDA
9 83 (3.00%) Visualisation
10 79 (2.86%) Mathematics
10 79 (2.86%) PMI
11 72 (2.60%) E-Learning
12 56 (2.02%) Blog
13 55 (1.99%) Mobile App
14 46 (1.66%) Life Science
15 43 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
16 39 (1.41%) Graphic Design
17 35 (1.27%) Economics
17 35 (1.27%) Biology
18 30 (1.08%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 468 (16.92%) Windows
2 212 (7.66%) Windows XP
3 185 (6.69%) Windows 7
4 124 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (2.42%) Linux
6 58 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (1.95%) UNIX
8 24 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 23 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (0.80%) Windows Vista
11 13 (0.47%) Android
11 13 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.43%) Solaris
13 9 (0.33%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.29%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.29%) AIX
14 8 (0.29%) HPUX
15 5 (0.18%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.11%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 688 (24.87%) Project Management
2 380 (13.74%) PRINCE2
3 305 (11.03%) ITIL
4 271 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 254 (9.18%) Analytics
6 229 (8.28%) CRM
7 180 (6.51%) Business Analysis
8 178 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
9 175 (6.33%) Data Analysis
10 155 (5.60%) Service Delivery
11 153 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 139 (5.03%) Business Development
13 133 (4.81%) Change Management
14 130 (4.70%) Service Management
15 125 (4.52%) Time Management
16 115 (4.16%) Risk Management
17 114 (4.12%) Mentoring
18 103 (3.72%) Programme Management
19 97 (3.51%) E-Commerce
19 97 (3.51%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 474 (17.14%) SQL
2 117 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 101 (3.65%) VBA
4 97 (3.51%) C#
5 93 (3.36%) Java
6 56 (2.02%) C
7 52 (1.88%) T-SQL
8 48 (1.74%) VB
9 45 (1.63%) PHP
10 27 (0.98%) C++
11 25 (0.90%) R
12 22 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 22 (0.80%) Python
13 16 (0.58%) Perl
14 15 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.43%) PowerShell
16 11 (0.40%) Assembly Language
17 9 (0.33%) VBScript
18 7 (0.25%) VB.NET
19 6 (0.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 732 (26.46%) Degree
2 132 (4.77%) PMI Certification
3 78 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 71 (2.57%) PMP
5 58 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 57 (2.06%) ISEB
7 48 (1.74%) MCP
8 44 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
9 36 (1.30%) A+ Certification
10 34 (1.23%) PhD
11 33 (1.19%) CIPD
12 31 (1.12%) SC Cleared
13 29 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 26 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 22 (0.80%) MCITP
16 19 (0.69%) MBA
17 15 (0.54%) CISSP
17 15 (0.54%) HND
18 14 (0.51%) MCSE
18 14 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (4.59%) QA
2 109 (3.94%) SLA
3 20 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.58%) GCP
5 14 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.33%) COBIT
8 8 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.29%) Basel II
9 7 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.25%) COSO
10 6 (0.22%) P3O
11 4 (0.14%) EMIR
11 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.14%) Basel III
12 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.11%) COREP
13 2 (0.072%) FINREP
13 2 (0.072%) MiFID
13 2 (0.072%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 285 (10.30%) Active Directory
2 55 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.40%) NFS
5 9 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.25%) XenApp
7 6 (0.22%) vSphere
7 6 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.22%) RHEV
8 5 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.14%) Novell eDirectory
10 3 (0.11%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 2 (0.072%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.036%) vCloud
12 1 (0.036%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.036%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (0.98%) SCCM
2 18 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
4 11 (0.40%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
5 6 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.11%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.072%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.072%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.036%) WSUS
8 1 (0.036%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.036%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.036%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.036%) SCOM
8 1 (0.036%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.036%) Puppet
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.036%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1395 (50.43%) Microsoft
2 218 (7.88%) Oracle
3 148 (5.35%) Adobe
4 146 (5.28%) SAP
5 92 (3.33%) Google
6 80 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
7 78 (2.82%) VMware
8 74 (2.68%) Cisco
9 70 (2.53%) Citrix
10 56 (2.02%) Business Objects
11 49 (1.77%) Remedy
12 44 (1.59%) Twitter
13 41 (1.48%) Facebook
14 40 (1.45%) IBM
15 39 (1.41%) HP
16 38 (1.37%) Bloomberg
17 37 (1.34%) Cognos
17 37 (1.34%) iRise
18 35 (1.27%) Telelogic
19 33 (1.19%) Reuters
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FPSG Connect
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 Per Annum
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Cambridge Building Society
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SEC Recruitment Limited
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SEC Recruitment Ltd
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Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-85k base + bonus
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
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