Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 91 51
Rank change year-on-year +39 -40 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 119 70 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.63% 3.25% 5.24%
As % of the Applications category 46.30% 34.65% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 105 63 120
West Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +22.81% +7.55%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,600 £19,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 257 202 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.15% 9.37% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 226 191 229
West Sussex median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +29.03% -3.88%
10th Percentile £21,625 £22,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% - -

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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
Crawley +34 58 £30,000 -26.83% 5
Gatwick +31 17 £22,500 -56.10%
Worthing +4 13 £60,000 +135.29% 1
Horsham -8 7 £29,500 +38.01%
East Grinstead +8 3 £27,500 +25.00%
Selsey - 2 £22,000 -
Chichester - 1 £24,500 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 84 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 53 (44.54%) Windows
3 37 (31.09%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (27.73%) Information Security
5 28 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 24 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (19.33%) Citrix
8 22 (18.49%) Finance
9 19 (15.97%) Legal
10 18 (15.13%) Smartphone
10 18 (15.13%) LexisNexis
10 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Excel
11 16 (13.45%) Decision-Making
11 16 (13.45%) ITIL
11 16 (13.45%) Active Directory
11 16 (13.45%) Project Management
12 15 (12.61%) CMS
12 15 (12.61%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
13 14 (11.76%) Lead Generation
14 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
14 13 (10.92%) MS Visio
14 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
14 13 (10.92%) Security Cleared
15 12 (10.08%) Degree
15 12 (10.08%) Office 365
16 11 (9.24%) Incident Management
17 10 (8.40%) Penetration Testing
17 10 (8.40%) SQL
18 9 (7.56%) Windows Server

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 15 (12.61%) CMS
2 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (10.92%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.84%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Office 365
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) LAN
2 7 (5.88%) Internet
3 6 (5.04%) WAN
3 6 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.20%) DHCP
4 5 (4.20%) Firewall
5 4 (3.36%) DNS
6 3 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.52%) Wireless
7 2 (1.68%) 802.11
7 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.68%) VPN
7 2 (1.68%) WLAN
7 2 (1.68%) WPA2
8 1 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.52%) Big Data
2 3 (2.52%) Power BI
2 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.84%) QlikView
4 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
General
1 22 (18.49%) Finance
2 19 (15.97%) Legal
3 8 (6.72%) Marketing
4 7 (5.88%) Retail
5 5 (4.20%) Billing
6 4 (3.36%) Electronics
6 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.84%) French Language
8 1 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (36.13%) Analyst
2 25 (21.01%) Project Manager
3 24 (20.17%) IT Analyst
4 23 (19.33%) Service Analyst
4 23 (19.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (16.81%) Administrator
6 19 (15.97%) Help Desk Analyst
6 19 (15.97%) IT Administrator
7 17 (14.29%) Help Desk Administrator
7 17 (14.29%) Service Desk Administrator
8 16 (13.45%) Support Analyst
9 13 (10.92%) Consultant
9 13 (10.92%) Information Security Consultant
9 13 (10.92%) Security Consultant
10 12 (10.08%) Digital Project Manager
10 12 (10.08%) IT Manager
11 11 (9.24%) IT Support
12 10 (8.40%) Security Tester
12 10 (8.40%) Senior Information Security Consultant
12 10 (8.40%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.84%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.13%) Smartphone
3 6 (5.04%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.20%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.52%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.68%) EPoS
6 2 (1.68%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.68%) PDA
7 1 (0.84%) CCTV
7 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.54%) Windows
2 28 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.20%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.36%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) Problem-Solving
2 33 (27.73%) Information Security
3 16 (13.45%) Decision-Making
3 16 (13.45%) ITIL
3 16 (13.45%) Project Management
4 15 (12.61%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.76%) Lead Generation
6 11 (9.24%) Incident Management
7 10 (8.40%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (6.72%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.88%) Line Management
9 7 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (5.04%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.04%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.20%) Migration
11 5 (4.20%) Service Management
11 5 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.40%) SQL
2 4 (3.36%) C
3 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.08%) Degree
3 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.20%) MCSA
5 4 (3.36%) HNC
5 4 (3.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.36%) PMP
5 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.84%) MCSE
6 1 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
1 8 (6.72%) SLA
2 6 (5.04%) PMO
3 2 (1.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (13.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) SCCM
1 3 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.84%) OpenView
Vendors
1 84 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.33%) Citrix
3 18 (15.13%) LexisNexis
4 5 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.20%) SAP
4 5 (4.20%) VMware
5 4 (3.36%) Apple
5 4 (3.36%) DocuSign
6 2 (1.68%) Adobe
6 2 (1.68%) Remedy
6 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.84%) Avaya
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco
7 1 (0.84%) iManage
7 1 (0.84%) Tableau
7 1 (0.84%) Veeam