The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 35 53 65
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 37 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.98% 4.01% 2.96%
As % of the Applications category 34.91% 19.28% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 28
Median salary £32,500 £23,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.30% +5.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,850
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 Southampton with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 106 166 176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 17.12% 20.78% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 105 160 146
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Southampton

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Southampton over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 40 (59.70%) Windows
3 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
4 17 (25.37%) SQL
5 16 (23.88%) Project Management
6 15 (22.39%) VoIP
6 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
7 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (20.90%) Linux
8 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
8 13 (19.40%) CMS
9 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (17.91%) Degree
10 11 (16.42%) Windows 7
10 11 (16.42%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
11 9 (13.43%) Finance
11 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (13.43%) Network Security
12 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
12 8 (11.94%) Windows 10
12 8 (11.94%) Firewall
12 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
12 8 (11.94%) ITIL
13 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
13 7 (10.45%) MySQL
13 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
13 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
14 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 13 (19.40%) CMS
2 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.97%) WordPress
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.99%) Apache
6 2 (2.99%) JBoss
6 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.48%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) VoIP
2 9 (13.43%) Network Security
3 8 (11.94%) Firewall
4 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (5.97%) 3G
5 4 (5.97%) 4G
5 4 (5.97%) LAN
6 3 (4.48%) Broadband
6 3 (4.48%) Internet
6 3 (4.48%) Intranet
7 2 (2.99%) DHCP
7 2 (2.99%) DNS
7 2 (2.99%) IPsec
7 2 (2.99%) OpenVPN
7 2 (2.99%) SMTP
7 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.99%) VLAN
7 2 (2.99%) VPN
8 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (10.45%) MySQL
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) JasperReports
3 2 (2.99%) MS Access
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 17 (25.37%) Administrator
3 11 (16.42%) IT Support
3 11 (16.42%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) IT Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) Service Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) IT Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Junior
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.97%) IT Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) .NET
1 2 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) iPhone
2 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) EPoS
3 3 (4.48%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Robotics
4 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) CMDB
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (59.70%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.90%) Linux
4 11 (16.42%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
5 8 (11.94%) Windows 10
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.46%) Android
9 4 (5.97%) Mac OS
9 4 (5.97%) Mac OS X
9 4 (5.97%) Unix
9 4 (5.97%) Windows Phone
9 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.48%) Windows 2000
10 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Project Management
2 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.94%) ITIL
5 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.46%) ITSM
6 5 (7.46%) Migration
6 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.97%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (5.97%) Content Management
7 4 (5.97%) Information Management
7 4 (5.97%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.97%) OOP
7 4 (5.97%) PRINCE
7 4 (5.97%) Process Improvement
7 4 (5.97%) Scrum
7 4 (5.97%) Service Management
7 4 (5.97%) Time Management
8 3 (4.48%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.97%) PHP
3 4 (5.97%) Python
4 3 (4.48%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) VB
5 2 (2.99%) Java
5 2 (2.99%) VB6
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MCP
3 1 (1.49%) MCTS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PMP
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) KVM
3 2 (2.99%) NFS
3 2 (2.99%) oVirt
3 2 (2.99%) pfSense
3 2 (2.99%) Samba
3 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Bacula
1 2 (2.99%) WSUS
2 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.96%) VMware
3 4 (5.97%) Adobe
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco
3 4 (5.97%) Dell
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix
5 2 (2.99%) Acronis
5 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.99%) Avaya
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) NICE Systems
5 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.99%) Sophos
6 1 (1.49%) Apple
6 1 (1.49%) Draytek
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.49%) WatchGuard
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