Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 31 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 22 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 7.94% 6.53% 5.40%
As % of the Applications category 73.33% 92.00% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 16
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +57.14% -1.56%
10th Percentile £18,700 £19,250 £22,625
90th Percentile £54,750 £80,000 £40,000
Essex median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -29.41% +34.92% +2.44%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 30 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 10.83% 7.10% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 21
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 £47,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +50.00% -1.56%
10th Percentile £20,100 £19,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £79,250 £40,000
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.04% +6.43% +7.69%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Colchester

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Colchester.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Colchester

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Colchester over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (50.00%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
4 9 (40.91%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 9 (40.91%) Office 365
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 10
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) Issue Tracking
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) Physics
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco
6 7 (31.82%) VBA
6 7 (31.82%) MSI
6 7 (31.82%) SCCM
6 7 (31.82%) SCOM
6 7 (31.82%) Application Packaging
6 7 (31.82%) XMPP
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (31.82%) WebEx
7 6 (27.27%) Security Patching

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) WebEx
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 7 (31.82%) MSI
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) CUDA
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 10
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) Issue Tracking
2 8 (36.36%) Physics
3 7 (31.82%) Application Packaging
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (27.27%) Security Patching
5 5 (22.73%) Image Processing
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C++
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) VBA
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
1 7 (31.82%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec
4 1 (4.55%) VMware