Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 61 45
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 22 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 8.27% 2.69% 5.41%
As % of the Applications category 59.46% 42.86% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 31
Suffolk median annual salary £33,000 £33,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.75% +10.83% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,300 £24,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,500 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.77% +8.13%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 37 42 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 13.91% 6.27% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 64
Suffolk median annual salary £36,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -16.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £25,750 £20,200 £19,650
90th Percentile £62,500 £44,000 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Suffolk

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Suffolk

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Suffolk over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Suffolk

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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
Ipswich +34 10 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Bury St Edmunds +10 5 £33,500 - 3
Lowestoft +2 2 £26,500 -18.46%
Haverhill +3 1 £40,500 +29.60%
Stowmarket - 1 £26,500 -
Microsoft Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Office 365
4 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Sage
6 4 (18.18%) SCCM
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) Sage 200
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) IIS
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) HP
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix
8 2 (9.09%) ERP
8 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) Project Planning

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Sage 200
2 2 (9.09%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Junior
2 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Support Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Author
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.09%) HP Storage
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Case Management
3 2 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Strategic Roadmap
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (4.55%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Sage
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Acronis
5 1 (4.55%) Draytek
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel