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 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 Office
Rank 47 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 52 88 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.40% 8.10% 6.90%
As % of the Applications category 25.12% 41.31% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 78 89
Average salary £31,250 £23,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.86% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
207 213 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.50% 19.61% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 160 190 246
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 2014.

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 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
Crawley -8 21 £33,500 +60.47% 3
Haywards Heath +2 9 £28,625 +24.45%
Burgess Hill -8 6 - -
Horsham -22 5 £29,000 +36.47% 2
Worthing -10 3 £16,500 -45.00%
East Grinstead - 3 £25,000 - 2
Gatwick -11 1 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £19,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (60.96%) Windows
2 80 (54.79%) Microsoft
3 71 (48.63%) MS Excel
4 50 (34.25%) Windows 7
5 39 (26.71%) ITIL
6 36 (24.66%) Finance
7 32 (21.92%) Windows XP
7 32 (21.92%) Active Directory
8 27 (18.49%) SQL
9 24 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (15.75%) JavaScript
11 22 (15.07%) SQL Server
11 22 (15.07%) Degree
12 21 (14.38%) Project Management
13 20 (13.70%) Windows 8
14 19 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (13.01%) Firewall
14 19 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (12.33%) Service Management
15 18 (12.33%) Linux
16 17 (11.64%) VPN
16 17 (11.64%) C
17 16 (10.96%) SLA
17 16 (10.96%) Management Information System
17 16 (10.96%) Military
18 15 (10.27%) Aerospace
18 15 (10.27%) Unit Testing
18 15 (10.27%) JSF
18 15 (10.27%) TCP/IP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.11%) FileNet
2 6 (4.11%) WebSphere Process Server
2 6 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (4.11%) IBM Notes
2 6 (4.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.11%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.05%) IIS
5 2 (1.37%) SAS
5 2 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 71 (48.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.16%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.16%) MS Project
3 6 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.68%) HFM
3 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) Firewall
2 17 (11.64%) VPN
3 15 (10.27%) DHCP
3 15 (10.27%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.59%) DNS
5 13 (8.90%) WAN
6 11 (7.53%) LAN
6 11 (7.53%) FTP
6 11 (7.53%) Internet
6 11 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (6.85%) VoIP
7 10 (6.85%) DMZ
8 4 (2.74%) Wireless
9 3 (2.05%) SAN
9 3 (2.05%) SNMP
10 1 (0.68%) SSL
10 1 (0.68%) WLAN
10 1 (0.68%) Broadband
10 1 (0.68%) PPTP
10 1 (0.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.11%) DB2
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.37%) MS Access
6 2 (1.37%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.37%) QlikView
7 1 (0.68%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.16%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (4.11%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (4.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.37%) Toad
4 2 (1.37%) Subversion
4 2 (1.37%) JIRA
4 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.37%) PVCS
5 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (24.66%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Military
3 15 (10.27%) Aerospace
4 13 (8.90%) Telecoms
5 11 (7.53%) Electronics
6 9 (6.16%) Avionics
7 8 (5.48%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.05%) Retail
9 2 (1.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Marketing
10 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (47.95%) Analyst
2 44 (30.14%) Support Analyst
3 30 (20.55%) Desktop Support
4 22 (15.07%) Developer
5 18 (12.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 17 (11.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (11.64%) IT Support
7 16 (10.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 11 (7.53%) Support Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) Software Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) CRM Developer
9 10 (6.85%) Service Analyst
9 10 (6.85%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.48%) Operations Manager
10 8 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (4.11%) Applications Support
12 6 (4.11%) Support Technician
12 6 (4.11%) IT Support Analyst
13 5 (3.42%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.27%) JSF
2 12 (8.22%) HTML
2 12 (8.22%) XML
3 8 (5.48%) Web Services
4 7 (4.79%) CSS
5 6 (4.11%) SOAP
5 6 (4.11%) JRules
5 6 (4.11%) Dojo
5 6 (4.11%) XSL
5 6 (4.11%) XSLT
5 6 (4.11%) JAX-RPC
5 6 (4.11%) J2EE
6 5 (3.42%) .NET
6 5 (3.42%) Middleware
7 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.05%) COM
9 2 (1.37%) Motif
9 2 (1.37%) Qt
10 1 (0.68%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.96%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.90%) Blackberry
4 11 (7.53%) Chip and PIN
5 9 (6.16%) Device Driver
6 6 (4.11%) DataPower
7 3 (2.05%) iPad
7 3 (2.05%) iPhone
7 3 (2.05%) Statistics
8 2 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.37%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) IVR
9 1 (0.68%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 89 (60.96%) Windows
2 50 (34.25%) Windows 7
3 32 (21.92%) Windows XP
4 24 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (13.70%) Windows 8
6 18 (12.33%) Linux
7 12 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (6.16%) VxWorks
9 6 (4.11%) Mac OS
9 6 (4.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.37%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) Android
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.68%) VMS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.71%) ITIL
2 21 (14.38%) Project Management
3 18 (12.33%) Service Management
4 15 (10.27%) Unit Testing
5 14 (9.59%) Information Management
6 13 (8.90%) CRM
6 13 (8.90%) Communications Security
7 11 (7.53%) Coaching
7 11 (7.53%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.53%) PRINCE2
7 11 (7.53%) ITSM
7 11 (7.53%) Software Engineering
8 10 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.16%) Software Testing
9 9 (6.16%) Integration Testing
9 9 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.16%) Data Analysis
9 9 (6.16%) Requirements Management
10 8 (5.48%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.48%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.49%) SQL
2 23 (15.75%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.64%) C
4 11 (7.53%) C++
5 7 (4.79%) Ada
6 6 (4.11%) Java
6 6 (4.11%) VBScript
7 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.37%) VB
8 2 (1.37%) C#
9 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (15.07%) Degree
2 9 (6.16%) MCP
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.74%) PMP
4 4 (2.74%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.05%) MCSE
5 3 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.37%) MCDST
6 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.68%) MCTS
7 1 (0.68%) MCITP
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CCNA
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ACCA
7 1 (0.68%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 32 (21.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) SCCM
2 9 (6.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (6.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.68%) Nessus
Vendors
1 80 (54.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.53%) HP
2 11 (7.53%) Symantec
3 10 (6.85%) Dell
4 9 (6.16%) Citrix
5 6 (4.11%) JBoss
5 6 (4.11%) ILOG
5 6 (4.11%) Lotus
5 6 (4.11%) IBM
6 5 (3.42%) VMware
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle
8 2 (1.37%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.37%) SAP
8 2 (1.37%) Cognos
8 2 (1.37%) Cisco
8 2 (1.37%) Apple
8 2 (1.37%) Northgate
8 2 (1.37%) Google
8 2 (1.37%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.37%) Draytek
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Working Hours + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
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Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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