The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 58 57
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 45 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.18% 4.77% 4.46%
As % of the Applications category 30.61% 28.28% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 57
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,442 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 147 244 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 10.37% 16.85% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 138 221 160
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -16 10 £37,500 +42.85% 5
Abingdon +9 9 £27,000 -38.63% 1
Wallingford - 8 £25,000 -
Banbury +7 2 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Thame - 2 £55,000 -
Bicester +5 1 £41,500 +93.02%
MS Office
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 57 (72.15%) Microsoft
2 44 (55.70%) Windows
3 37 (46.84%) MS Excel
4 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
5 19 (24.05%) Degree
6 18 (22.78%) ITIL
7 16 (20.25%) QA
7 16 (20.25%) Office 365
7 16 (20.25%) Windows 10
7 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
8 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
9 14 (17.72%) SQL
9 14 (17.72%) VPN
9 14 (17.72%) Windows 7
10 13 (16.46%) Sophos
11 12 (15.19%) Project Management
11 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
11 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
12 11 (13.92%) CRM
12 11 (13.92%) Linux
12 11 (13.92%) Firewall
12 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.66%) Coaching
13 10 (12.66%) Avaya
13 10 (12.66%) Apple
14 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (11.39%) Biotechnology
14 9 (11.39%) Red Hat

MS Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.33%) MS Project Server
3 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (46.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS Project
3 7 (8.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.53%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.53%) QuarkXPress
4 2 (2.53%) Siemens NX
5 1 (1.27%) Mathcad
5 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.27%) PTC Creo
5 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) VPN
2 11 (13.92%) Firewall
3 7 (8.86%) DHCP
3 7 (8.86%) DNS
4 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.80%) FTP
5 3 (3.80%) HTTP
5 3 (3.80%) Internet
5 3 (3.80%) Skype
5 3 (3.80%) SMTP
5 3 (3.80%) VoIP
6 2 (2.53%) MPLS
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.27%) LAN
7 1 (1.27%) SAN
7 1 (1.27%) VLAN
7 1 (1.27%) WAN
7 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.80%) MS Access
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.27%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) Power BI
5 1 (1.27%) QGIS
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Appium
2 1 (1.27%) Selenium
2 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
1 6 (7.59%) Marketing
1 6 (7.59%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Military
4 1 (1.27%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Support Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (12.66%) IT Support
5 9 (11.39%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Administrator
8 5 (6.33%) Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.53%) Itk
2 2 (2.53%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.39%) Biotechnology
3 4 (5.06%) Clustering
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Social Media
4 3 (3.80%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.53%) FMCG
5 2 (2.53%) Robotics
5 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.27%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.70%) Windows
2 16 (20.25%) Windows 10
2 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.72%) Windows 7
4 11 (13.92%) Linux
5 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.80%) Unix
7 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
2 12 (15.19%) Project Management
3 11 (13.92%) CRM
3 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (12.66%) Coaching
4 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.86%) Case Management
5 7 (8.86%) Time Management
6 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.59%) ERP
6 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.33%) Line Management
7 5 (6.33%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.33%) Service Management
8 4 (5.06%) Change Control
8 4 (5.06%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) VB
2 2 (2.53%) VBScript
3 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) MCP
3 4 (5.06%) DBS Check
3 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.06%) PMP
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.27%) HND
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCSA
6 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) QA
2 6 (7.59%) PMO
3 3 (3.80%) COBIT
4 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) XenApp
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) SmoothWall
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (72.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) Sophos
3 10 (12.66%) Apple
3 10 (12.66%) Avaya
4 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.86%) VMware
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco
6 5 (6.33%) HP
6 5 (6.33%) WatchGuard
7 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.80%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.80%) Citrix
8 3 (3.80%) TOWER Software
9 2 (2.53%) Adobe
9 2 (2.53%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.53%) Dell
9 2 (2.53%) Juniper
9 2 (2.53%) Quark
9 2 (2.53%) RedPrairie
9 2 (2.53%) Siemens
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum GBP 23K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £22,000 per annum + on-call allowance plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
A C Nielsen
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Banbury
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago