The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 441 496 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.87% 5.83% 4.93%
As % of the Applications category 33.87% 36.20% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 317 384 346
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,200 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1302 1370 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.33% 16.11% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1095 1230
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,113 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MS Office
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the East of England region.

MS Office Salary Trend in the East of England

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the East of England

MS Office
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -8 161 £29,000 -10.76% 22
Essex +9 97 £37,500 +20.96% 8
Cambridgeshire -17 73 £28,500 -8.80% 15
Bedfordshire +31 72 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Suffolk +31 37 £22,000 -20.00% 5
Norfolk -7 12 £24,500 -5.76% 2
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 559 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 462 (54.04%) MS Excel
3 360 (42.11%) Windows
4 276 (32.28%) Active Directory
5 222 (25.96%) SQL
6 190 (22.22%) ITIL
7 182 (21.29%) Finance
8 166 (19.42%) MS Exchange
9 127 (14.85%) Citrix
10 125 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 123 (14.39%) SQL Server
12 118 (13.80%) Windows 7
12 118 (13.80%) Degree
12 118 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
13 109 (12.75%) Time Management
14 105 (12.28%) MS Visio
14 105 (12.28%) Project Management
15 99 (11.58%) MS PowerPoint
16 94 (10.99%) VMware
17 90 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
17 90 (10.53%) Office 365
18 89 (10.41%) TCP/IP
19 85 (9.94%) Windows Server 2003
20 84 (9.82%) Windows XP
21 83 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
21 83 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2010
22 78 (9.12%) Linux
23 77 (9.01%) VPN
24 75 (8.77%) WAN
24 75 (8.77%) Cisco

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 166 (19.42%) MS Exchange
2 83 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (8.07%) SharePoint
4 41 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (3.74%) IIS
7 26 (3.04%) IBM Notes
8 23 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (2.22%) Tomcat
10 16 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 12 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (1.29%) SAS
15 10 (1.17%) Lync
16 6 (0.70%) MQSeries
16 6 (0.70%) Apache
16 6 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
16 6 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 462 (54.04%) MS Excel
2 105 (12.28%) MS Visio
3 99 (11.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (4.68%) MS Project
5 17 (1.99%) Photoshop
6 13 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.82%) FrameMaker
8 6 (0.70%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
8 6 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.58%) InDesign
10 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.23%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.12%) Windchill
11 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.05%) AWD
2 5 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) PRMS
4 2 (0.23%) Agresso
4 2 (0.23%) Line 50
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.12%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.12%) SunGard AvantGard
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.12%) Maximo
5 1 (0.12%) Primavera
5 1 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 90 (10.53%) Office 365
2 17 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.05%) PaaS
5 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.82%) IaaS
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (10.41%) TCP/IP
2 77 (9.01%) VPN
3 75 (8.77%) WAN
4 69 (8.07%) LAN
5 65 (7.60%) DNS
6 55 (6.43%) DHCP
7 44 (5.15%) Firewall
8 40 (4.68%) Internet
9 29 (3.39%) SAN
10 23 (2.69%) Wireless
11 22 (2.57%) MPLS
12 21 (2.46%) FTP
13 20 (2.34%) VoIP
13 20 (2.34%) Broadband
14 19 (2.22%) SSL
15 14 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (1.17%) BGP
16 10 (1.17%) DSL
16 10 (1.17%) OSPF
17 9 (1.05%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.27%) MS Access
3 26 (3.04%) Crystal Reports
4 19 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.22%) MySQL
5 18 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.40%) DB2
7 12 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.94%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.58%) FileMaker
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.47%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.35%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 35 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (2.11%) JIRA
3 14 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 12 (1.40%) Selenium
6 8 (0.94%) SoapUI
7 6 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.70%) Xcode
8 5 (0.58%) LabVIEW
8 5 (0.58%) TestDirector
9 4 (0.47%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.35%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.35%) XMLSpy
11 2 (0.23%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.23%) Toad
11 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.12%) TestNG
12 1 (0.12%) MSI
General
1 182 (21.29%) Finance
2 53 (6.20%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.86%) Marketing
4 28 (3.27%) Publishing
5 24 (2.81%) Electronics
6 20 (2.34%) Banking
7 17 (1.99%) Back Office
8 16 (1.87%) Legal
9 15 (1.75%) Retail
10 13 (1.52%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.05%) French Language
11 9 (1.05%) Front Office
12 7 (0.82%) German Language
12 7 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.70%) Advertising
13 6 (0.70%) Automotive
14 5 (0.58%) Polish Language
14 5 (0.58%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.47%) Billing
16 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 279 (32.63%) Analyst
2 98 (11.46%) Support Analyst
3 72 (8.42%) Support Engineer
4 60 (7.02%) Developer
5 53 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 53 (6.20%) IT Support
6 44 (5.15%) Administrator
7 43 (5.03%) Service Analyst
8 38 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
9 33 (3.86%) Business Analyst
10 29 (3.39%) 1st Line Support
10 29 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
11 28 (3.27%) Applications Support
12 26 (3.04%) Technical Support
13 25 (2.92%) Desktop Support
13 25 (2.92%) Test Analyst
14 24 (2.81%) Coordinator
14 24 (2.81%) Help Desk Support
15 23 (2.69%) IT Administrator
16 21 (2.46%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.84%) HTML
2 50 (5.85%) .NET
3 35 (4.09%) XML
4 32 (3.74%) CSS
5 22 (2.57%) ASP.NET
6 18 (2.11%) jQuery
7 16 (1.87%) Flash
8 15 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (1.75%) Web Services
9 13 (1.52%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.52%) Middleware
10 12 (1.40%) J2EE
10 12 (1.40%) JDBC
11 11 (1.29%) RESTful
11 11 (1.29%) WCF
11 11 (1.29%) WPF
11 11 (1.29%) Silverlight
12 10 (1.17%) Ajax
13 6 (0.70%) ADSI
13 6 (0.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 118 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (7.72%) Management Information System
3 41 (4.80%) Computer Science
4 38 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 33 (3.86%) Mathematics
6 31 (3.63%) AS400
7 25 (2.92%) Data Centre
8 22 (2.57%) FMCG
8 22 (2.57%) iSeries
9 15 (1.75%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.52%) Statistics
11 10 (1.17%) iPad
11 10 (1.17%) User Experience
12 9 (1.05%) iPhone
12 9 (1.05%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.05%) E-Learning
12 9 (1.05%) Handset
12 9 (1.05%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.82%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 360 (42.11%) Windows
2 125 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 118 (13.80%) Windows 7
4 85 (9.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 84 (9.82%) Windows XP
6 83 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (9.12%) Linux
8 50 (5.85%) UNIX
9 49 (5.73%) Windows 8
10 35 (4.09%) AIX
11 30 (3.51%) Solaris
12 25 (2.92%) Android
13 16 (1.87%) Windows Vista
14 13 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (1.29%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.94%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.82%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.70%) Mac OS
19 3 (0.35%) HPUX
20 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (22.22%) ITIL
2 109 (12.75%) Time Management
3 105 (12.28%) Project Management
4 90 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (7.13%) Change Management
6 53 (6.20%) Line Management
7 52 (6.08%) Service Management
8 43 (5.03%) PRINCE2
9 38 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 38 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 38 (4.44%) Business Analysis
10 37 (4.33%) Scrum
10 37 (4.33%) Release Management
11 36 (4.21%) Problem Management
12 35 (4.09%) Waterfall
12 35 (4.09%) SDLC
13 32 (3.74%) Mentoring
14 31 (3.63%) CRM
15 30 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 222 (25.96%) SQL
2 47 (5.50%) JavaScript
3 45 (5.26%) C#
4 44 (5.15%) C
5 38 (4.44%) Java
6 24 (2.81%) T-SQL
7 23 (2.69%) VB
7 23 (2.69%) VBA
8 15 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 15 (1.75%) Perl
9 12 (1.40%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.17%) VBScript
11 9 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.94%) PHP
13 7 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.70%) C++
14 6 (0.70%) AppleScript
14 6 (0.70%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.70%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 118 (13.80%) Degree
2 59 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (6.90%) MCP
3 37 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
4 29 (3.39%) ISEB
4 29 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (3.16%) MCSA
6 22 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 20 (2.34%) CCNA
8 19 (2.22%) MCSE
9 17 (1.99%) Security Cleared
10 16 (1.87%) CCNP
11 12 (1.40%) ISTQB
11 12 (1.40%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.70%) HND
14 6 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.58%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.60%) QA
2 54 (6.32%) SLA
3 15 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.58%) P3O
5 5 (0.58%) JTAG
5 5 (0.58%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.58%) ISO 9002
6 4 (0.47%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.47%) GMP
7 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 276 (32.28%) Active Directory
2 72 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (8.42%) Hyper-V
3 27 (3.16%) VMware ESX
4 24 (2.81%) vSphere
5 19 (2.22%) XenApp
6 16 (1.87%) Terminal Services
7 10 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.05%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (0.94%) Xen
10 6 (0.70%) NLBS
11 5 (0.58%) PowerHA
11 5 (0.58%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.47%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.47%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.35%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (2.81%) WSUS
2 22 (2.57%) Tivoli
3 21 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 17 (1.99%) SCCM
5 9 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.05%) HP NNM
5 9 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.70%) Nagios
7 5 (0.58%) SCOM
7 5 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.23%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.23%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.12%) MOM
Vendors
1 559 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 127 (14.85%) Citrix
3 94 (10.99%) VMware
4 75 (8.77%) Cisco
5 66 (7.72%) HP
6 55 (6.43%) Oracle
7 36 (4.21%) IBM
8 33 (3.86%) Apple
9 31 (3.63%) CheckPoint
10 28 (3.27%) NetApp
11 26 (3.04%) Lotus
12 20 (2.34%) Sophos
13 19 (2.22%) SonicWALL
13 19 (2.22%) BMC
13 19 (2.22%) Adobe
14 16 (1.87%) SAP
15 14 (1.64%) Avaya
16 12 (1.40%) Symantec
16 12 (1.40%) Dell
17 11 (1.29%) Intel
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