The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 98 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.11% 6.69% 4.94%
As % of the Applications category 45.16% 37.36% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 77 61 54
Average salary £24,375 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
MS Office
South West

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

Applications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
217 174 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.96% 17.90% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 170 146 116
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £24,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Wiltshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Swindon +26 57 £25,750 -26.42% 2
Chippenham -19 14 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Salisbury -1 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Trowbridge - 5 £24,000 -
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 86 (50.89%) Microsoft
2 79 (46.75%) SQL
3 78 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 71 (42.01%) Windows
5 52 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 45 (26.63%) ITIL
7 36 (21.30%) Service Management
7 36 (21.30%) QA
8 33 (19.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (18.93%) Windows XP
10 30 (17.75%) Project Management
10 30 (17.75%) Computer Science
11 27 (15.98%) VB
12 26 (15.38%) VBScript
12 26 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
12 26 (15.38%) Finance
13 25 (14.79%) MS Project
14 24 (14.20%) SQL Server
14 24 (14.20%) XML
14 24 (14.20%) Change Control
15 22 (13.02%) VBA
15 22 (13.02%) Degree
16 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (11.83%) PRINCE2
17 20 (11.83%) Lotus
18 19 (11.24%) IBM Notes
18 19 (11.24%) TCP/IP
18 19 (11.24%) Firewall
18 19 (11.24%) MS PowerPoint
19 17 (10.06%) VPN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 19 (11.24%) IBM Notes
2 9 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.73%) Lync
4 5 (2.96%) IIS
5 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.78%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 78 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 25 (14.79%) MS Project
3 19 (11.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (8.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.59%) InDesign
5 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Maximo
1 3 (1.78%) Visualfiles
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.24%) TCP/IP
1 19 (11.24%) Firewall
2 17 (10.06%) VPN
3 9 (5.33%) DNS
3 9 (5.33%) DHCP
4 4 (2.37%) WAN
4 4 (2.37%) SMTP
4 4 (2.37%) LDAP
4 4 (2.37%) LAN
4 4 (2.37%) Wireless
4 4 (2.37%) HTTP
4 4 (2.37%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.78%) Internet
5 3 (1.78%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.78%) FTP
6 2 (1.18%) VoIP
6 2 (1.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.18%) VLAN
6 2 (1.18%) SAN
6 2 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.78%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.78%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 26 (15.38%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Retail
3 7 (4.14%) Marketing
4 6 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.96%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.37%) Electronics
6 4 (2.37%) Banking
7 3 (1.78%) French Language
7 3 (1.78%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Military
8 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (26.04%) Analyst
2 22 (13.02%) Junior
2 22 (13.02%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.06%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.47%) Help Desk Support
5 15 (8.88%) Technical Support
6 14 (8.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (7.69%) Developer
8 12 (7.10%) Consultant
8 12 (7.10%) Technical Consultant
8 12 (7.10%) Help Desk Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) Solutions Consultant
8 12 (7.10%) ITSM Consultant
8 12 (7.10%) IT Support
8 12 (7.10%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.51%) Junior Consultant
9 11 (6.51%) Support Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) Test Manager
10 10 (5.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.20%) XML
2 7 (4.14%) HTML
3 3 (1.78%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (1.78%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.14%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.96%) Replication
3 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.18%) CMDB
5 1 (0.59%) iPhone
5 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.59%) CCTV
5 1 (0.59%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 71 (42.01%) Windows
2 33 (19.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (18.93%) Windows XP
4 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.10%) Windows Vista
6 10 (5.92%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.14%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.37%) Linux
9 3 (1.78%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.63%) ITIL
2 36 (21.30%) Service Management
3 30 (17.75%) Project Management
4 24 (14.20%) Change Control
5 20 (11.83%) PRINCE2
6 15 (8.88%) Automated Testing
7 14 (8.28%) ITSM
7 14 (8.28%) CRM
8 13 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 12 (7.10%) Scrum
9 12 (7.10%) OOP
9 12 (7.10%) OO
10 10 (5.92%) Business Analysis
10 10 (5.92%) Matrix Management
10 10 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.14%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (4.14%) Change Management
11 7 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (3.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.75%) SQL
2 27 (15.98%) VB
3 26 (15.38%) VBScript
4 22 (13.02%) VBA
5 8 (4.73%) C#
5 8 (4.73%) Java
6 4 (2.37%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.78%) ABAP
7 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (13.02%) Degree
2 15 (8.88%) ISEB
3 9 (5.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (21.30%) QA
2 14 (8.28%) SLA
3 11 (6.51%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.96%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.78%) UAG
5 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.18%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (6.51%) SCCM
2 7 (4.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.37%) MOM
4 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 86 (50.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.83%) Lotus
3 15 (8.88%) VMware
4 13 (7.69%) HP
5 8 (4.73%) Cisco
6 7 (4.14%) Remedy
6 7 (4.14%) SAP
7 6 (3.55%) Apple
7 6 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.96%) NetApp
9 3 (1.78%) Sagent
9 3 (1.78%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.78%) Oracle
9 3 (1.78%) Dell
9 3 (1.78%) Citrix
9 3 (1.78%) Avaya
9 3 (1.78%) Planview
10 2 (1.18%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.18%) Sophos
10 2 (1.18%) Altiris
Wiltshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + TBC
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Salisbury
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 21 days ago