Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 66 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 +37 -54
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 81 107 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.42% 4.71% 2.33%
As % of the Applications category 58.27% 52.20% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 39
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,000 £21,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -37.68% +27.78%
10th Percentile £20,700 £18,500 £15,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £38,525 £49,000
South West median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £27,800
% change year-on-year +5.45% -1.08% +1.09%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 139 205 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.30% 9.03% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 107 174 120
Gloucestershire median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -20.00% +27.12%
10th Percentile £20,550 £19,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £59,225
South West median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.33%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stroud - 15 £23,000 - 1
Cheltenham -6 14 £18,750 -16.67%
Cirencester -5 10 £40,000 +23.08%
Gloucester -19 5 £23,000 +6.98% 1
Cinderford - 2 £26,500 -
Microsoft Office
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 63 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 57 (70.37%) Windows
3 33 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 28 (34.57%) Office 365
4 28 (34.57%) Windows Server
5 26 (32.10%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (30.86%) Windows 7
6 25 (30.86%) DV Cleared
6 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
7 22 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (25.93%) Windows 8
9 20 (24.69%) VMware
9 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
11 17 (20.99%) ITIL
12 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (19.75%) Finance
12 16 (19.75%) Windows 10
13 15 (18.52%) Degree
13 15 (18.52%) .NET
13 15 (18.52%) SQL
14 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
15 13 (16.05%) Mac OS X
15 13 (16.05%) Apple
15 13 (16.05%) SLA
16 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 14 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 28 (34.57%) Office 365
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (3.70%) Skype
4 2 (2.47%) DHCP
5 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (58.02%) Analyst
2 21 (25.93%) Desktop Support
3 18 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
4 15 (18.52%) Support Analyst
5 14 (17.28%) Service Analyst
6 13 (16.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 11 (13.58%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (9.88%) Developer
10 8 (9.88%) Windows Support Analyst
11 7 (8.64%) Consultant
12 6 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
13 5 (6.17%) Administrator
13 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
13 5 (6.17%) PMO Analyst
13 5 (6.17%) Technical Analyst
14 4 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
14 4 (4.94%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) .NET
2 9 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (9.88%) Handset
3 8 (9.88%) Smartphone
4 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 57 (70.37%) Windows
2 28 (34.57%) Windows Server
3 25 (30.86%) Windows 7
4 22 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (25.93%) Windows 8
6 16 (19.75%) Windows 10
7 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (16.05%) Mac OS X
9 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.23%) HPUX
10 1 (1.23%) Linux
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.23%) Solaris
10 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (14.81%) ITSM
2 12 (14.81%) Proactive Management
2 12 (14.81%) Problem Management
2 12 (14.81%) Service Management
3 11 (13.58%) Business Development
3 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.35%) CRM
5 9 (11.11%) Boundary Protection
5 9 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 9 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
5 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.11%) Threat Detection
6 8 (9.88%) Change Management
6 8 (9.88%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.41%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.41%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 10 (12.35%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.11%) VB
4 8 (9.88%) C
5 2 (2.47%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) DV Cleared
1 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (18.52%) Degree
4 6 (7.41%) CIMA
4 6 (7.41%) CIPD
4 6 (7.41%) MBA
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
6 1 (1.23%) CCNA
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCSA
6 1 (1.23%) MOS
6 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) SLA
2 5 (6.17%) PMO
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.11%) BitLocker
3 9 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.70%) XenApp
4 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) SCCM
1 9 (11.11%) SCOM
1 9 (11.11%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.47%) WSUS
3 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 63 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) VMware
3 13 (16.05%) Apple
4 10 (12.35%) McAfee
5 6 (7.41%) Symantec
6 5 (6.17%) Veeam
7 4 (4.94%) Adobe
7 4 (4.94%) HP
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle
8 3 (3.70%) Cisco
8 3 (3.70%) Citrix
9 2 (2.47%) Dell
9 2 (2.47%) Intel
9 2 (2.47%) Lotus
10 1 (1.23%) Sage