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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 40 70 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.85% 6.97% 4.66%
As % of the Applications category 25.16% 51.47% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 53
Average salary £23,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.85% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
159 136 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.32% 13.53% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 137 122 227
Average salary £32,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £22,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -1 25 £24,000 -31.42% 4
Haywards Heath - 3 £20,500 -
Chichester +4 2 £23,500 -32.85%
Gatwick +3 2 £35,000 -44.00%
Hassocks - 2 £17,500 -
Burgess Hill -2 1 £17,500 -14.63%
Horsham -10 1 £20,000 -21.37% 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 59 (57.28%) Windows
2 56 (54.37%) Microsoft
3 49 (47.57%) MS Excel
4 33 (32.04%) Windows 7
5 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
6 28 (27.18%) ITIL
7 24 (23.30%) Finance
8 19 (18.45%) MCP
9 16 (15.53%) C
10 15 (14.56%) Blackberry
10 15 (14.56%) SLA
10 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (13.59%) Citrix
11 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
12 12 (11.65%) SQL
12 12 (11.65%) MS Visio
13 11 (10.68%) Internet
13 11 (10.68%) Firewall
14 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (9.71%) Mac OS X
14 10 (9.71%) Linux
15 9 (8.74%) MS Exchange
15 9 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
16 8 (7.77%) Mac OS
16 8 (7.77%) MCSE
16 8 (7.77%) MS Project
17 7 (6.80%) Project Management
17 7 (6.80%) Wireless
17 7 (6.80%) Telecoms

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (8.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Project Server
4 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 49 (47.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.65%) MS Visio
3 9 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (7.77%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) Internet
1 11 (10.68%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) Wireless
3 5 (4.85%) LAN
3 5 (4.85%) WAN
4 3 (2.91%) SNMP
5 1 (0.97%) VPN
5 1 (0.97%) DNS
5 1 (0.97%) DHCP
5 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 7
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.94%) PVCS
2 2 (1.94%) Subversion
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.97%) Selenium
3 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (23.30%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.85%) Billing
4 4 (3.88%) French Language
4 4 (3.88%) Military
5 3 (2.91%) Electronics
5 3 (2.91%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.94%) German Language
7 1 (0.97%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (38.83%) Analyst
2 28 (27.18%) 1st Line Support
3 26 (25.24%) Support Engineer
4 21 (20.39%) Support Analyst
5 18 (17.48%) Service Analyst
6 16 (15.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (14.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (10.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (9.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 9 (8.74%) Help Desk Support
11 8 (7.77%) IT Support
11 8 (7.77%) Support Technician
12 7 (6.80%) Desktop Support
13 6 (5.83%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 6 (5.83%) IT Support Analyst
13 6 (5.83%) Desktop Analyst
13 6 (5.83%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 5 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 5 (4.85%) Help Desk Support Engineer
14 5 (4.85%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) XML
2 4 (3.88%) .NET
3 3 (2.91%) SOAP
4 2 (1.94%) Web Services
4 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.94%) CSS
4 2 (1.94%) XSLT
4 2 (1.94%) Motif
4 2 (1.94%) WCF
4 2 (1.94%) Qt
4 2 (1.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) iPhone
3 3 (2.91%) iPad
4 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Statistics
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.97%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 59 (57.28%) Windows
2 33 (32.04%) Windows 7
3 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.71%) Mac OS X
5 10 (9.71%) Linux
6 8 (7.77%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.88%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.91%) UNIX
10 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.97%) Android
11 1 (0.97%) VMS
11 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) ITIL
2 7 (6.80%) Project Management
3 6 (5.83%) Service Management
4 4 (3.88%) Data Architecture
5 3 (2.91%) Data Protection
5 3 (2.91%) Incident Management
5 3 (2.91%) Software Engineering
5 3 (2.91%) Time Management
5 3 (2.91%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2
5 3 (2.91%) Change Management
5 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (1.94%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (0.97%) People Management
7 1 (0.97%) Software Deployment
7 1 (0.97%) Data Privacy
7 1 (0.97%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.53%) C
2 12 (11.65%) SQL
3 3 (2.91%) C#
3 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.91%) VBA
4 2 (1.94%) Ada
4 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.94%) C++
4 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.94%) VBScript
4 2 (1.94%) VB
4 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.97%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) MCP
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.77%) MCSE
4 7 (6.80%) MCITP
5 6 (5.83%) Degree
6 3 (2.91%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.97%) MCTS
8 1 (0.97%) MCSA
8 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) SCCM
2 3 (2.91%) WSUS
3 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (54.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.59%) Citrix
3 6 (5.83%) VMware
4 5 (4.85%) Apple
4 5 (4.85%) CA
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle
6 3 (2.91%) WatchGuard
6 3 (2.91%) Symantec
7 2 (1.94%) Remedy
8 1 (0.97%) Altiris
8 1 (0.97%) Capita
8 1 (0.97%) Lotus
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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