The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 32 31 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.76% 4.84% 4.80%
As % of the Applications category 23.33% 32.61% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 17
Median salary £33,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.00% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -3.27% +8.92%  

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 Luton with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 30 46 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 11.81% 14.84% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 60
Median salary £42,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Luton

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Luton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Luton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (20.00%) Skype
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Local Government
5 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Product Management
5 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) LAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Release Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) IT Trainer
2 2 (20.00%) Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Power Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
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