The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 19 23 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 14 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 12.17% 1.47% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 42.42% 16.67% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 3
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £20,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% +34.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -1.66% +7.14%  

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 Maidstone with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 33 6 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 28.70% 8.82% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 15
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -11.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,560
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £32,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

MS Office
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Maidstone

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Maidstone over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Maidstone

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 25 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (88.46%) MS Excel
3 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Degree
4 13 (50.00%) Project Management
5 12 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (46.15%) Line Management
5 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 10 (38.46%) Finance
7 9 (34.62%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco
8 7 (26.92%) CRM
8 7 (26.92%) WAN
8 7 (26.92%) Network Security
9 6 (23.08%) Aruba
9 6 (23.08%) F5
9 6 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
9 6 (23.08%) LAN
9 6 (23.08%) SLA
9 6 (23.08%) CCNP
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
9 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
9 6 (23.08%) Wireless
9 6 (23.08%) Change Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (88.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Network Security
1 7 (26.92%) WAN
2 6 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) BGP
3 1 (3.85%) DSL
3 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) IGRP
3 1 (3.85%) MPLS
3 1 (3.85%) OSPF
3 1 (3.85%) RIP
3 1 (3.85%) VPLS
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 8 (30.77%) IT Manager
2 8 (30.77%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Escalation Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) Business Manager
5 4 (15.38%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support
6 3 (11.54%) Server Support
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Project Management
2 12 (46.15%) Line Management
3 7 (26.92%) CRM
4 6 (23.08%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Escalation Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) CCNP
2 6 (23.08%) CCSE
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Aruba
3 6 (23.08%) Blue Coat
3 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 6 (23.08%) F5
3 6 (23.08%) Forcepoint
3 6 (23.08%) Fortinet
3 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 6 (23.08%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
Maidstone, Kent
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