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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 249 259 269
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS PowerPoint 1248 1191 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.12% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 7.50% 7.52% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 909 817 882
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -1.40%

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
16639 15830 15811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.64% 14.83% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13512 12743 13306
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 4 March 2015 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 4 March 2015. 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 -4 1173 £35,000 -12.50% 212
London -14 505 £40,000 -5.88% 80
South East +11 272 £41,500 -1.19% 46
City of London +22 131 £40,000 -15.52% 25
East of England +26 92 £30,000 -11.76% 8
Yorkshire +2 88 £30,500 -6.15% 18
Berkshire +19 85 £47,500 +15.85% 9
North West +47 81 £32,500 -13.33% 30
Surrey +16 76 £35,000 -16.66% 6
West Yorkshire +9 74 £30,500 +1.66% 13
Leeds +12 62 £30,500 +1.66% 11
Manchester +47 47 £32,500 +30.00% 13
South West -21 43 £32,750 +9.16% 9
Hampshire +8 39 £43,000 +36.50% 10
West Midlands -53 39 £31,500 +5.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +15 37 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Reading +7 35 £28,000 -30.00% 2
Scotland +8 33 £29,000 -20.00% 7
East Midlands +25 29 £34,500 +14.04% 7
Cambridgeshire +20 27 £34,000 -17.07% 1
Cheshire +1 25 £32,000 -16.88% 9
Woking - 22 £23,500 -
Wiltshire +15 21 £30,000 +22.44% 5
Wales -5 21 £35,000 +21.73% 5
South Wales -13 21 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Milton Keynes -8 20 £36,750 +13.75% 3
Peterborough +18 18 £34,000 -17.07% 1
Essex -6 18 £30,500 -14.08% 1
Cardiff -8 17 £35,000 +9.37% 3
Hertfordshire -12 17 £28,750 -30.72% 3

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 1971 (73.11%) MS Excel
2 1456 (54.01%) Microsoft
3 1135 (42.10%) MS Office
4 848 (31.45%) Finance
5 693 (25.70%) Project Management
6 651 (24.15%) Degree
7 646 (23.96%) MS Visio
8 615 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
9 490 (18.18%) MS Project
10 419 (15.54%) Windows
11 396 (14.69%) Marketing
12 394 (14.61%) SQL
13 366 (13.58%) PRINCE2
14 344 (12.76%) ITIL
15 265 (9.83%) Active Directory
16 255 (9.46%) SharePoint
17 252 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
18 220 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
18 220 (8.16%) Analytics
19 214 (7.94%) Banking
20 197 (7.31%) Service Delivery
20 197 (7.31%) Windows 7
21 194 (7.20%) Change Management
22 186 (6.90%) Management Information System
23 178 (6.60%) Legal
24 175 (6.49%) Business Analysis
25 174 (6.45%) HTML
26 165 (6.12%) CRM
26 165 (6.12%) Data Analysis
27 154 (5.71%) Computer Science

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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
1 255 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 126 (4.67%) MS Exchange
3 91 (3.38%) SAS
4 62 (2.30%) CMS
5 59 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 29 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (1.08%) Lync
8 24 (0.89%) MS Project Server
9 17 (0.63%) WordPress
9 17 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (0.59%) IIS
11 12 (0.45%) IBM Notes
11 12 (0.45%) WorkSite
12 10 (0.37%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.33%) FileNet
14 8 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1971 (73.11%) MS Excel
2 1135 (42.10%) MS Office
3 646 (23.96%) MS Visio
4 490 (18.18%) MS Project
5 61 (2.26%) Photoshop
6 45 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
7 30 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
8 23 (0.85%) SPSS
9 21 (0.78%) Adobe Captivate
10 16 (0.59%) Acrobat
11 15 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
11 15 (0.56%) InDesign
12 14 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 11 (0.41%) AutoCAD
14 6 (0.22%) PowerPivot
15 5 (0.19%) Simulink
15 5 (0.19%) Stateflow
15 5 (0.19%) TargetLink
16 4 (0.15%) Fireworks
17 2 (0.074%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 78 (2.89%) Google Analytics
2 28 (1.04%) WebTrends
3 13 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.30%) Agresso
4 8 (0.30%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
6 6 (0.22%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.19%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.11%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.11%) SAP CCM
9 3 (0.11%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 2 (0.074%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.074%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.074%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.074%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.63%) SaaS
2 14 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.48%) Office 365
4 2 (0.074%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.074%) Taleo
5 1 (0.037%) Yammer
5 1 (0.037%) PaaS
5 1 (0.037%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.82%) LAN
2 86 (3.19%) WAN
3 72 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 65 (2.41%) VoIP
5 64 (2.37%) Firewall
6 59 (2.19%) Internet
7 52 (1.93%) DNS
8 50 (1.85%) Intranet
8 50 (1.85%) VPN
9 47 (1.74%) Wireless
10 41 (1.52%) DHCP
11 30 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
11 30 (1.11%) SAN
12 24 (0.89%) Broadband
13 22 (0.82%) Ethernet
14 17 (0.63%) MPLS
15 16 (0.59%) ADSL
16 11 (0.41%) ATM
16 11 (0.41%) PPP
16 11 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 85 (3.15%) MS Access
3 57 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 30 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (1.11%) Relational Database
8 28 (1.04%) Big Data
9 24 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
12 18 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
12 18 (0.67%) MySQL
13 13 (0.48%) QlikView
14 12 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (0.41%) Base SAS
16 9 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (0.26%) RDBMS
18 6 (0.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 37 (1.37%) Visual Studio
1 37 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
2 32 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
3 21 (0.78%) FrontPage
3 21 (0.78%) RequisitePro
4 20 (0.74%) CaliberRM
5 19 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (0.67%) JIRA
7 14 (0.52%) Subversion
8 11 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.22%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.19%) Maven
10 5 (0.19%) ProC
10 5 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.11%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.11%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.074%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.074%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.074%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 848 (31.45%) Finance
2 396 (14.69%) Marketing
3 214 (7.94%) Banking
4 178 (6.60%) Legal
5 154 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 148 (5.49%) Retail
7 99 (3.67%) Law
8 82 (3.04%) Investment Banking
9 59 (2.19%) Advertising
10 50 (1.85%) Publishing
11 48 (1.78%) Back Office
12 45 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 45 (1.67%) French Language
13 36 (1.34%) Front Office
14 35 (1.30%) Billing
15 33 (1.22%) Manufacturing
16 30 (1.11%) Aerospace
16 30 (1.11%) German Language
17 24 (0.89%) Electronics
18 23 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 991 (36.76%) Analyst
2 252 (9.35%) Business Analyst
3 239 (8.86%) Project Manager
4 172 (6.38%) Support Analyst
5 131 (4.86%) Service Analyst
6 120 (4.45%) PMO Analyst
7 108 (4.01%) Senior Analyst
7 108 (4.01%) Service Desk Analyst
8 95 (3.52%) Administrator
8 95 (3.52%) Support Engineer
9 94 (3.49%) Consultant
10 81 (3.00%) Coordinator
11 79 (2.93%) Developer
12 74 (2.74%) Data Analyst
13 71 (2.63%) Service Manager
14 70 (2.60%) Junior
15 65 (2.41%) Trainer
16 61 (2.26%) 1st Line Support
17 60 (2.23%) 2nd Line Support
18 58 (2.15%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (6.45%) HTML
2 110 (4.08%) CSS
3 70 (2.60%) .NET
4 62 (2.30%) XML
5 47 (1.74%) Web Services
6 36 (1.34%) Flash
7 33 (1.22%) jQuery
8 22 (0.82%) ASP.NET
9 21 (0.78%) Middleware
10 19 (0.70%) HTML5
11 18 (0.67%) CSS3
12 16 (0.59%) COM
13 10 (0.37%) J2EE
14 8 (0.30%) REST
14 8 (0.30%) JSP
15 7 (0.26%) SOAP
16 6 (0.22%) JSON
17 5 (0.19%) WCF
18 4 (0.15%) FpML
18 4 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 615 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 154 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 136 (5.04%) Blackberry
5 86 (3.19%) Social Media
6 82 (3.04%) User Experience
7 80 (2.97%) Mathematics
8 71 (2.63%) E-Learning
9 66 (2.45%) Statistics
10 60 (2.23%) Mobile App
11 59 (2.19%) Visualisation
11 59 (2.19%) PDA
12 58 (2.15%) NHS
13 41 (1.52%) Blog
14 36 (1.34%) Graphic Design
15 34 (1.26%) Economics
15 34 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (1.11%) PMI
17 27 (1.00%) Copywriting
18 23 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 419 (15.54%) Windows
2 197 (7.31%) Windows 7
3 145 (5.38%) Windows XP
4 71 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (2.56%) Linux
6 57 (2.11%) UNIX
7 55 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 34 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (1.00%) Solaris
11 19 (0.70%) Android
12 15 (0.56%) AIX
13 13 (0.48%) Windows Vista
13 13 (0.48%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.45%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
17 7 (0.26%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
18 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 693 (25.70%) Project Management
2 366 (13.58%) PRINCE2
3 344 (12.76%) ITIL
4 252 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 220 (8.16%) Analytics
6 197 (7.31%) Service Delivery
7 194 (7.20%) Change Management
8 175 (6.49%) Business Analysis
9 165 (6.12%) CRM
9 165 (6.12%) Data Analysis
10 151 (5.60%) Time Management
11 147 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
12 145 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 126 (4.67%) Service Management
14 104 (3.86%) Business Development
15 102 (3.78%) ERP
16 101 (3.75%) Coaching
17 98 (3.64%) Risk Management
18 96 (3.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 394 (14.61%) SQL
2 127 (4.71%) VBA
3 94 (3.49%) JavaScript
4 76 (2.82%) Java
5 53 (1.97%) C#
6 47 (1.74%) VB
7 43 (1.59%) C
8 23 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 20 (0.74%) C++
10 18 (0.67%) PHP
11 10 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 9 (0.33%) VBScript
12 9 (0.33%) ActionScript
12 9 (0.33%) R
12 9 (0.33%) ActionScript 3.0
12 9 (0.33%) ActionScript 2.0
12 9 (0.33%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.26%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.22%) Python
15 5 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 651 (24.15%) Degree
2 86 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 81 (3.00%) MCP
5 78 (2.89%) PMI Certification
6 60 (2.23%) PMP
7 57 (2.11%) SC Cleared
8 55 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 55 (2.04%) A+ Certification
9 47 (1.74%) VCP4
10 46 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
11 35 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 32 (1.19%) MBA
14 29 (1.08%) MCSE
15 28 (1.04%) CCNA
16 25 (0.93%) ISEB
17 23 (0.85%) CCNP
18 22 (0.82%) CISSP
19 21 (0.78%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (5.49%) SLA
2 127 (4.71%) QA
3 18 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.41%) COBIT
5 11 (0.41%) Basel II
6 9 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.33%) P3O
7 8 (0.30%) COSO
7 8 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.30%) GCP
8 5 (0.19%) FATCA
8 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.11%) COREP
9 3 (0.11%) FINREP
9 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.037%) GAAP
10 1 (0.037%) EMIR
10 1 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 265 (9.83%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (1.37%) XenApp
4 34 (1.26%) XenDesktop
5 33 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 25 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.48%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.15%) Novell eDirectory
10 3 (0.11%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.074%) vSphere
11 2 (0.074%) RHEV
12 1 (0.037%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.037%) Squid
12 1 (0.037%) NFS
12 1 (0.037%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 49 (1.82%) SCCM
2 14 (0.52%) Tivoli
2 14 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 11 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
6 6 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.19%) ServiceCenter
7 5 (0.19%) WSUS
8 3 (0.11%) SCOM
8 3 (0.11%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.074%) Cacti
9 2 (0.074%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.074%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.074%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.074%) OpenView
9 2 (0.074%) Nagios
10 1 (0.037%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.037%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1456 (54.01%) Microsoft
2 129 (4.78%) Oracle
3 106 (3.93%) SAP
4 101 (3.75%) Citrix
5 96 (3.56%) VMware
6 94 (3.49%) Google
7 80 (2.97%) HP
8 65 (2.41%) Cisco
8 65 (2.41%) Adobe
9 61 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
10 56 (2.08%) Bloomberg
11 53 (1.97%) IBM
12 47 (1.74%) Reuters
13 42 (1.56%) Business Objects
14 38 (1.41%) iRise
15 33 (1.22%) Remedy
16 31 (1.15%) Telelogic
17 30 (1.11%) NetApp
18 27 (1.00%) Twitter
19 25 (0.93%) Cognos
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + bonus + good benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27250.00 - £30800.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 Days
Posted: Yesterday
England
TK Maxx
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday