The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 92 117 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.43% 8.43% 6.54%
As % of the Applications category 50.27% 47.37% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 65 92 64
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £20,275 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £59,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
MS Office
South East

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

Applications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
183 247 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.77% 17.80% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 147 210 211
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,800 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £64,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MS Office
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Office Salary Trend in West Sussex

MS Office
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in West Sussex

MS Office
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Crawley -24 28 £24,000 -12.72% 4
Worthing +13 12 £18,500 -10.84%
Horsham +6 11 £26,500 +30.86%
Haywards Heath +2 9 £26,000 +13.04% 3
Gatwick 0 9 £35,000 -30.00% 2
East Grinstead +8 7 £23,500 -30.37%
Bognor Regis - 1 £27,500 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 89 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 79 (59.85%) Windows
3 64 (48.48%) MS Excel
4 50 (37.88%) Active Directory
5 46 (34.85%) Windows 7
6 37 (28.03%) Finance
7 34 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (21.97%) ITIL
10 24 (18.18%) Project Management
11 21 (15.91%) MS Exchange
12 19 (14.39%) MS Visio
13 18 (13.64%) Blackberry
14 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
14 17 (12.88%) SQL
15 16 (12.12%) C
15 16 (12.12%) Wireless
15 16 (12.12%) Windows 8
16 15 (11.36%) VMware
17 13 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (9.85%) Firewall
17 13 (9.85%) Internet
17 13 (9.85%) Mac OS X
17 13 (9.85%) MCP
17 13 (9.85%) WAN
18 12 (9.09%) LAN
18 12 (9.09%) Service Management
19 11 (8.33%) Mac OS
19 11 (8.33%) CA
19 11 (8.33%) DNS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 21 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.06%) IIS
2 8 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.30%) CMS
4 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.52%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 64 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.39%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.12%) Wireless
2 13 (9.85%) Internet
2 13 (9.85%) Firewall
2 13 (9.85%) WAN
3 12 (9.09%) LAN
4 11 (8.33%) DNS
5 4 (3.03%) DHCP
6 3 (2.27%) Intranet
7 2 (1.52%) SAN
8 1 (0.76%) VoIP
8 1 (0.76%) WLAN
8 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
8 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Subversion
1 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (0.76%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (0.76%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.76%) Trac
2 1 (0.76%) SilkTest
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.06%) French Language
4 6 (4.55%) Marketing
4 6 (4.55%) Spanish Language
5 5 (3.79%) Billing
6 3 (2.27%) Publishing
7 2 (1.52%) German Language
8 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.76%) Military
8 1 (0.76%) Retail
8 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (43.18%) Analyst
2 36 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 33 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 25 (18.94%) Service Analyst
4 25 (18.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 21 (15.91%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (14.39%) 1st Line Support
7 18 (13.64%) Project Manager
8 12 (9.09%) IT Support
9 11 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
10 10 (7.58%) Desktop Analyst
10 10 (7.58%) Desktop Support
10 10 (7.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 9 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 7 (5.30%) Help Desk Support
13 7 (5.30%) Technical Support
14 6 (4.55%) Support Technician
14 6 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.52%) XML
1 2 (1.52%) jQuery
1 2 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (0.76%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.76%) HTML
2 1 (0.76%) RESTful
2 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.76%) Entity Framework
2 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.76%) SignalR
2 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (0.76%) XSL
2 1 (0.76%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.76%) Ajax
2 1 (0.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.76%) WCF
2 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) iPad
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.76%) iPhone
5 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (59.85%) Windows
2 46 (34.85%) Windows 7
3 34 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (12.12%) Windows 8
6 13 (9.85%) Mac OS X
7 11 (8.33%) Mac OS
8 10 (7.58%) Linux
9 8 (6.06%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.79%) Android
11 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.27%) UNIX
13 2 (1.52%) OS/400
13 2 (1.52%) i5/OS
14 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.97%) ITIL
2 24 (18.18%) Project Management
3 12 (9.09%) Service Management
4 11 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 8 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.30%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.55%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (3.79%) ITSM
8 5 (3.79%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.79%) Time Management
9 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.27%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.27%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.27%) Supplier Management
10 3 (2.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (2.27%) System Testing
10 3 (2.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.88%) SQL
2 16 (12.12%) C
3 4 (3.03%) VBA
4 3 (2.27%) C#
4 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.76%) VBScript
6 1 (0.76%) VB
6 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) MCP
2 5 (3.79%) MCSA
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.27%) MOS
3 3 (2.27%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.52%) Degree
4 2 (1.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) HNC
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 50 (37.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.27%) XenApp
5 2 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) SCCM
1 5 (3.79%) SCSM
2 2 (1.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.36%) VMware
3 11 (8.33%) CA
4 7 (5.30%) Apple
5 6 (4.55%) Citrix
6 5 (3.79%) Symantec
7 4 (3.03%) Cisco
8 3 (2.27%) Oracle
9 2 (1.52%) IBM
9 2 (1.52%) Remedy
9 2 (1.52%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.76%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.76%) Dell KACE
10 1 (0.76%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.76%) Sage
10 1 (0.76%) Adobe
10 1 (0.76%) HP
10 1 (0.76%) NetApp
10 1 (0.76%) Lotus
10 1 (0.76%) Mitel
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £85,000 per annum £64K Basic + £12K Variable + £8400 C
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago