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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 72 92 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.29% 7.36% 6.96%
As % of the Applications category 46.15% 47.92% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 62
Average salary £25,750 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £52,750 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
156 192 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.62% 15.36% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 125 171 215
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 27 March 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 27 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
Crawley -12 29 £24,000 -12.72% 4
Haywards Heath +6 11 £24,000 +4.34%
Horsham +1 8 £26,500 +30.86% 1
Gatwick +3 5 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Worthing +2 5 £18,500 -10.84% 1
East Grinstead +4 1 - - 2
Burgess Hill -1 1 £17,500 -15.66%
Bognor Regis - 1 £27,500 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 78 (63.41%) Windows
2 73 (59.35%) Microsoft
3 55 (44.72%) MS Excel
4 46 (37.40%) Windows 7
5 43 (34.96%) Active Directory
6 28 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (21.95%) Finance
7 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (21.14%) ITIL
9 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
10 21 (17.07%) MCP
11 19 (15.45%) C
11 19 (15.45%) SQL
11 19 (15.45%) Blackberry
12 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
13 16 (13.01%) Project Management
14 15 (12.20%) MS Visio
14 15 (12.20%) Citrix
15 14 (11.38%) Firewall
15 14 (11.38%) Wireless
16 13 (10.57%) Internet
16 13 (10.57%) Mac OS X
16 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (8.94%) Mac OS
17 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (8.94%) Windows 8
17 11 (8.94%) MS PowerPoint
17 11 (8.94%) SLA
17 11 (8.94%) Linux
17 11 (8.94%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.69%) IIS
4 4 (3.25%) CMS
5 3 (2.44%) MS Project Server
5 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (44.72%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.20%) MS Visio
3 11 (8.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.38%) Firewall
1 14 (11.38%) Wireless
2 13 (10.57%) Internet
3 9 (7.32%) WAN
4 8 (6.50%) DNS
4 8 (6.50%) LAN
5 3 (2.44%) Intranet
6 2 (1.63%) DHCP
7 1 (0.81%) SNMP
7 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 7
5 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.63%) Selenium
3 1 (0.81%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (0.81%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.81%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) SilkTest
General
1 27 (21.95%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) French Language
3 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.07%) Billing
5 4 (3.25%) Marketing
6 3 (2.44%) German Language
7 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (36.59%) Analyst
2 39 (31.71%) Support Engineer
3 30 (24.39%) 1st Line Support
4 27 (21.95%) Support Analyst
5 22 (17.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (13.01%) Service Analyst
6 16 (13.01%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (10.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (9.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Project Manager
10 9 (7.32%) Help Desk Support
10 9 (7.32%) IT Support
10 9 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (6.50%) IT Support Analyst
11 8 (6.50%) Desktop Analyst
11 8 (6.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 8 (6.50%) Desktop Support
12 7 (5.69%) Support Technician
12 7 (5.69%) Technical Support
12 7 (5.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) .NET
1 5 (4.07%) XML
2 3 (2.44%) SOAP
2 3 (2.44%) Web Services
2 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.44%) WCF
3 2 (1.63%) jQuery
3 2 (1.63%) CSS
3 2 (1.63%) XSLT
3 2 (1.63%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.81%) Ajax
4 1 (0.81%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.81%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.81%) XSL
4 1 (0.81%) RESTful
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.44%) iPad
5 2 (1.63%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 78 (63.41%) Windows
2 46 (37.40%) Windows 7
3 28 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (10.57%) Mac OS X
6 11 (8.94%) Linux
6 11 (8.94%) Windows 8
6 11 (8.94%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.07%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.44%) Android
9 3 (2.44%) UNIX
10 2 (1.63%) OS/400
10 2 (1.63%) i5/OS
10 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) ITIL
2 16 (13.01%) Project Management
3 5 (4.07%) Service Management
3 5 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (4.07%) Time Management
4 4 (3.25%) Data Architecture
5 3 (2.44%) System Testing
5 3 (2.44%) Data Protection
5 3 (2.44%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (2.44%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 3 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (1.63%) MVC
6 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2
6 2 (1.63%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.63%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (1.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (0.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.45%) C
1 19 (15.45%) SQL
2 5 (4.07%) C#
3 4 (3.25%) VBA
4 3 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.63%) VBScript
5 2 (1.63%) VB
5 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (17.07%) MCP
2 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.50%) MCSE
4 7 (5.69%) MCITP
5 5 (4.07%) MCSA
6 3 (2.44%) MOS
6 3 (2.44%) Degree
6 3 (2.44%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.63%) IBM Certification
7 2 (1.63%) ISEB
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 43 (34.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.44%) XenApp
4 2 (1.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) SCCM
2 3 (2.44%) WSUS
3 2 (1.63%) SCSM
3 2 (1.63%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 73 (59.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.20%) Citrix
3 11 (8.94%) VMware
4 8 (6.50%) CA
5 7 (5.69%) Apple
6 5 (4.07%) Symantec
7 3 (2.44%) WatchGuard
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle
7 3 (2.44%) Cisco
8 2 (1.63%) IBM
8 2 (1.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) Sage
9 1 (0.81%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.81%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.81%) Mitel
9 1 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) NetApp
9 1 (0.81%) Lotus
West Sussex
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Grinstead
Vadis People
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Grinstead
Vadis People
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester, Sussex
The Smart List
Salary: £23,000 - £26,000 pro rata - Depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago