Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 55 49
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 15 29 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 2.99% 3.35% 4.82%
As % of the Applications category 60.00% 28.16% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 33
Median annual salary £32,000 £26,875 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.07% -7.33% -12.12%
10th Percentile £20,900 £18,575 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £39,625 £50,000
South West median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.08% +18.18% -3.51%

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 Somerset with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 25 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.99% 11.89% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 57
Median annual salary £39,750 £35,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.19% +10.00% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,425 £21,288 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,750 £46,250 £47,500
South West median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.43% +7.69% -4.41%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Somerset

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Somerset.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Somerset

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Somerset

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Clevedon - 7 £45,000 -
Street +5 3 £27,500 -
Bath -7 3 £22,000 -38.46% 1
Taunton +18 1 £17,000 -13.92%
Yeovil -4 1 £20,000 -23.08%
Microsoft Office
South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
3 7 (46.67%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) IBM
4 6 (40.00%) Veritas
4 6 (40.00%) Symantec
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Email Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Azure
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
5 4 (26.67%) SaaS
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
6 3 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (20.00%) Docker
6 3 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Core
6 3 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (20.00%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) .NET

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Azure
3 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 3 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Server Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Legal Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) VMS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Email Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Document Management
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM
6 1 (6.67%) PDM
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) Symantec
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 2 (13.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) MAPICS
4 1 (6.67%) SAP