The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 36 23 11
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 1.23% 1.71% 5.75%
As % of the Applications category 4.55% 14.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £43,750 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year -2.47% +8.03%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 44 14 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 26.99% 11.97% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 44 8 9
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Gatwick

MS Office
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Gatwick

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Gatwick over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Gatwick

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
1 9 (81.82%) MS Visio
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Adobe
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) FrameMaker
2 8 (72.73%) Workflow
2 8 (72.73%) CMS
2 8 (72.73%) e-Learning
2 8 (72.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Content Management
2 8 (72.73%) Workflow Development
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MCSE
4 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
4 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 8 (72.73%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
1 9 (81.82%) MS Visio
2 8 (72.73%) FrameMaker
2 8 (72.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) CMS Specialist
2 7 (63.64%) Content Manager
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Content Management
1 8 (72.73%) Workflow
1 8 (72.73%) Workflow Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Qualys
4 1 (9.09%) Tripwire