Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 62 27
Rank change year-on-year +15 -35 +39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 68 47 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.32% 4.78% 6.84%
As % of the Applications category 58.62% 61.84% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 107
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £18,750
25th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £22,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% +27.27% -23.61%
75th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £43,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -3.23%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 116 76 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.08% 7.73% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71 62 136
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,100 £19,875
25th Percentile £33,250 £34,250 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £46,250 £31,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.11% +49.19% -31.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £46,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,250 £53,125
South East median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -6.67%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in West Sussex over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
Gatwick +10 15 £110,000 +214.29%
East Grinstead -5 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Horsham +16 12 £32,000 +4.92% 2
Crawley +5 11 £52,500 +13.51% 2
Chichester -13 3 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Worthing -4 2 £59,500 +108.77% 3
Littlehampton - 2 £52,500 - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £42,000 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 44 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (39.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 24 (35.29%) Degree
5 23 (33.82%) SQL
6 19 (27.94%) XML
7 16 (23.53%) SharePoint
8 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
8 15 (22.06%) Project Management
9 14 (20.59%) C#
9 14 (20.59%) HTML
9 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
9 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (19.12%) Selenium
10 13 (19.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (19.12%) MS Access
10 13 (19.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (19.12%) Social Skills
11 12 (17.65%) Black-Box Testing
11 12 (17.65%) White-Box Testing
11 12 (17.65%) Regression Testing
11 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (17.65%) Finance
11 12 (17.65%) Scrum
12 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
13 10 (14.71%) Programme Management
14 9 (13.24%) Windows
14 9 (13.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 8 (11.76%) Agile Coaching
15 8 (11.76%) Systems Engineering

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 16 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) CMS
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.82%) FrameMaker
3 5 (7.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (7.35%) Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.94%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Asana
4 1 (1.47%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.47%) Smartsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (19.12%) MS Access
4 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.94%) QlikView
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Selenium
1 13 (19.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (19.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 13 (19.12%) Social Skills
2 12 (17.65%) Finance
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) French Language
4 4 (5.88%) German Language
4 4 (5.88%) Italian Language
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.41%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) Publishing
7 1 (1.47%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Tester
2 12 (17.65%) Regression Tester
2 12 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
3 8 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 8 (11.76%) Release Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Release Train Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Author
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Author
6 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.88%) CRM Manager
7 4 (5.88%) CRM Programme Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Technical Author
7 4 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Server Support
8 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) XML
2 14 (20.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.82%) Life Science
3 4 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.41%) EPoS
4 3 (4.41%) iPad
4 3 (4.41%) iPhone
5 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.94%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.47%) PMI
6 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Project Management
3 12 (17.65%) Black-Box Testing
3 12 (17.65%) Regression Testing
3 12 (17.65%) Scrum
3 12 (17.65%) White-Box Testing
4 10 (14.71%) Programme Management
5 9 (13.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 8 (11.76%) Agile Coaching
6 8 (11.76%) Burndown Charts
6 8 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (11.76%) CRM
6 8 (11.76%) Kanban
6 8 (11.76%) Release Train
6 8 (11.76%) Systems Engineering
7 6 (8.82%) ITIL
8 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.35%) Project Delivery
8 5 (7.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) SQL
2 14 (20.59%) C#
2 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.94%) CIPD
3 2 (2.94%) HNC
3 2 (2.94%) MCDST
3 2 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (1.47%) ACCA
4 1 (1.47%) CIMA
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) P3O
2 1 (1.47%) PMO
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 44 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Adobe
3 3 (4.41%) Altiris
3 3 (4.41%) Apple
3 3 (4.41%) MobileIron
3 3 (4.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.94%) Workday
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) Planview