The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 76 67
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 221 199 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.23% 3.79% 4.37%
As % of the Applications category 45.38% 44.12% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 177 170 215
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 487 451 511
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 9.32% 8.59% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 396 377 424
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +0.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% -1.47%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in the South West

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the South West

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Bristol +3 79 £32,750 +16.96% 16
Gloucestershire +12 41 £26,500 +10.41% 7
Wiltshire -9 39 £27,000 -3.57% 3
Somerset +7 27 £34,500 -13.75% 2
Devon +14 15 £33,581 +24.37% 3
Cornwall -5 10 £22,250 -25.83%
Dorset -9 9 £26,500 -44.21% 6
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 279 (65.03%) Microsoft
2 206 (48.02%) Windows
3 110 (25.64%) Active Directory
4 97 (22.61%) Microsoft Excel
5 88 (20.51%) SQL
5 88 (20.51%) Finance
6 83 (19.35%) ITIL
7 82 (19.11%) Windows Server
8 65 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 63 (14.69%) Degree
10 62 (14.45%) Office 365
11 56 (13.05%) MS Exchange
12 54 (12.59%) WAN
13 52 (12.12%) LAN
13 52 (12.12%) Security Cleared
14 51 (11.89%) SQL Server
15 49 (11.42%) VMware
16 46 (10.72%) TCP/IP
16 46 (10.72%) Windows 7
17 45 (10.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 44 (10.26%) Internet
19 43 (10.02%) SLA
20 40 (9.32%) Firewall
21 39 (9.09%) Management Information System
22 37 (8.62%) C
22 37 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
23 36 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
23 36 (8.39%) MS Visio
24 35 (8.16%) SharePoint
24 35 (8.16%) Cisco

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 56 (13.05%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.50%) IIS
4 8 (1.86%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.40%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.17%) IBM Domino
6 5 (1.17%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.70%) CMS
8 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.23%) Drupal
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.23%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 97 (22.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (10.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 36 (8.39%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.17%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.70%) InDesign
6 3 (0.70%) InVision
6 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.47%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.23%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.23%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.23%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.23%) SPSS
8 1 (0.23%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.93%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Eikon
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 62 (14.45%) Office 365
2 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.70%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (12.59%) WAN
2 52 (12.12%) LAN
3 46 (10.72%) TCP/IP
4 44 (10.26%) Internet
5 40 (9.32%) Firewall
6 26 (6.06%) DHCP
6 26 (6.06%) DNS
7 25 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
8 13 (3.03%) VPN
9 11 (2.56%) FTP
9 11 (2.56%) SAN
10 9 (2.10%) ADSL
10 9 (2.10%) HTTP
11 8 (1.86%) Broadband
11 8 (1.86%) SSL
12 7 (1.63%) HTTPS
12 7 (1.63%) Intranet
12 7 (1.63%) VoIP
12 7 (1.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.80%) MySQL
4 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.40%) MS Access
5 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.40%) QlikView
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.70%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.23%) DB2
9 1 (0.23%) EDMS
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (3.50%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (2.10%) JIRA
3 8 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.70%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.70%) MSI
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.23%) Toad
7 1 (0.23%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.23%) XMLSpy
General
1 88 (20.51%) Finance
2 27 (6.29%) Legal
3 23 (5.36%) Marketing
4 20 (4.66%) Manufacturing
5 19 (4.43%) Law
6 14 (3.26%) Military
7 12 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.63%) Electronics
9 5 (1.17%) Front Office
10 4 (0.93%) Back Office
10 4 (0.93%) Retail
11 3 (0.70%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.70%) Banking
11 3 (0.70%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.47%) Advertising
12 2 (0.47%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 157 (36.60%) Analyst
2 50 (11.66%) Support Engineer
3 46 (10.72%) Service Analyst
4 45 (10.49%) Support Analyst
5 42 (9.79%) Service Desk Analyst
6 37 (8.62%) IT Support
7 31 (7.23%) 1st Line Support
7 31 (7.23%) Developer
8 27 (6.29%) IT Engineer
9 25 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (5.59%) Service Desk Engineer
11 21 (4.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 20 (4.66%) Administrator
13 19 (4.43%) IT Manager
14 18 (4.20%) Business Analyst
14 18 (4.20%) Consultant
14 18 (4.20%) Service Desk Support
15 17 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support
15 17 (3.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.46%) .NET
2 21 (4.90%) ASP.NET
3 15 (3.50%) XML
4 13 (3.03%) HTML
5 11 (2.56%) CSS
6 8 (1.86%) EDI
7 7 (1.63%) Web Services
8 6 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.17%) CGI
9 5 (1.17%) WPF
10 4 (0.93%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.70%) Ajax
11 3 (0.70%) Classic ASP
11 3 (0.70%) EDIFACT
11 3 (0.70%) jQuery
11 3 (0.70%) LAMP
12 2 (0.47%) ODBC
12 2 (0.47%) WinForms
12 2 (0.47%) XHTML
12 2 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.20%) Driving Licence
4 12 (2.80%) Fat Client
4 12 (2.80%) Thin Client
5 9 (2.10%) Learning Management System
6 7 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.63%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.40%) AS400
7 6 (1.40%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.40%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.40%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.17%) CCTV
8 5 (1.17%) Social Media
9 4 (0.93%) Handset
9 4 (0.93%) User Experience
10 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.47%) iPad
11 2 (0.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 206 (48.02%) Windows
2 82 (19.11%) Windows Server
3 46 (10.72%) Windows 7
4 36 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (5.83%) Windows 10
7 21 (4.90%) Windows 8
8 18 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (3.26%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.80%) Linux
11 10 (2.33%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.86%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.63%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.63%) Unix
14 6 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (1.17%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.17%) SUSE
16 4 (0.93%) Android
17 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (19.35%) ITIL
2 37 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (7.93%) PRINCE2
4 33 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (7.46%) Service Delivery
5 32 (7.46%) Service Management
6 30 (6.99%) Business Development
7 29 (6.76%) Change Management
8 28 (6.53%) Project Management
9 27 (6.29%) CRM
9 27 (6.29%) ERP
9 27 (6.29%) Line Management
10 25 (5.83%) Time Management
11 23 (5.36%) Test Automation
12 22 (5.13%) Mathematics
12 22 (5.13%) Mentoring
13 20 (4.66%) Data Protection
14 19 (4.43%) SDLC
14 19 (4.43%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 88 (20.51%) SQL
2 37 (8.62%) C
3 25 (5.83%) C#
4 16 (3.73%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.50%) Java
6 14 (3.26%) VB
7 13 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.80%) VBScript
9 9 (2.10%) VBA
10 7 (1.63%) PHP
10 7 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.17%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.17%) Python
12 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.23%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.23%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.23%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.23%) COBOL
13 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (14.69%) Degree
2 52 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.96%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.50%) MCP
6 14 (3.26%) Chartered Engineer
6 14 (3.26%) MCSA
6 14 (3.26%) MCSE
7 13 (3.03%) CIMA
7 13 (3.03%) DV Cleared
8 11 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.33%) CIPD
9 10 (2.33%) MBA
10 7 (1.63%) HND
11 6 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.17%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.02%) SLA
2 14 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 11 (2.56%) PMO
4 7 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.63%) QA
5 6 (1.40%) ISO 14001
5 6 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.17%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.23%) DO-160
7 1 (0.23%) DO-254
7 1 (0.23%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.23%) MiFID
7 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 110 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (3.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.40%) XenApp
6 5 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.70%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.47%) vSphere
10 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (4.20%) SCCM
2 11 (2.56%) WSUS
3 10 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (2.10%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.70%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.47%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.47%) Puppet
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.23%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 279 (65.03%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.42%) VMware
3 35 (8.16%) Cisco
4 30 (6.99%) Citrix
5 18 (4.20%) HP
5 18 (4.20%) Symantec
6 16 (3.73%) Oracle
7 13 (3.03%) Dell
7 13 (3.03%) Lotus
8 12 (2.80%) Sophos
9 11 (2.56%) Adobe
9 11 (2.56%) Apple
9 11 (2.56%) SAP
10 10 (2.33%) Intel
11 9 (2.10%) Veeam
12 8 (1.86%) IBM
12 8 (1.86%) Remedy
13 6 (1.40%) Avaya
14 5 (1.17%) Infor
14 5 (1.17%) SonicWALL
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
PRO Insurance Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum + Attractive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Company car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
PRO Insurance Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: Flexi Work Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth
Salary: £20,046, Grade II
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Incredible Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth
Salary: £ 23,879 per annum, Grade 3
Posted: 10 days ago
Yeovil
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Okehampton, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension - 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Wiltshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheddar
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £22500 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago