Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 35 39
Rank change year-on-year -27 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 11 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.07% 7.20% 5.28%
As % of the Applications category 32.35% 62.86% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 54
Suffolk median annual salary £25,500 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.14% +29.63% +3.85%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,500 £18,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £40,925
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £31,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.61% -8.94%

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 34 70 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.39% 11.46% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 65 89
Suffolk median annual salary £30,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.67% +25.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,750 £19,200
90th Percentile £43,125 £56,250 £55,000
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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 2018. 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
Bury St Edmunds +12 4 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Ipswich -10 4 £19,000 -51.59% 2
Newmarket - 2 £25,500 -
Microsoft Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Sage
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Sage 200
3 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Case Management
4 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Games
5 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification

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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
2 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Sage 200
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (9.09%) Skype
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Project Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
1 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Case Management
1 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Sage
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix