The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 45
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 9 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.25% 4.12% 5.23%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 50.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 22
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £35,500 £29,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

Microsoft 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 Ipswich with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 27 28 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 12.74% 8.24% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 51
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.53% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +1.49% -0.74%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Ipswich

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Ipswich

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Ipswich over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Office 365
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) ITIL
4 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (30.00%) Unix
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (25.00%) High Availability
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Google
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) IMAP
6 5 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (25.00%) Ticket Management
6 5 (25.00%) Presales
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) MCSE
6 5 (25.00%) MCSA
6 5 (25.00%) MCP
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (25.00%) IMAP
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
1 5 (25.00%) SMTP
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) IT Support
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) IT Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
2 5 (25.00%) Presales
2 5 (25.00%) Ticket Management
3 4 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) DSDM
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) MCP
1 5 (25.00%) MCSA
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Google
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Apple