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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 489 319 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.35% 4.42% 4.89%
As % of the Applications category 37.30% 24.13% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 390 283 365
Average salary £30,000 £31,869 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.86% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
1311 1322 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.02% 18.33% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1120 1172
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 +14 209 £30,000 -6.25% 20
Cambridgeshire +5 103 £30,000 -5.24% 9
Bedfordshire +17 82 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Essex +12 63 £30,000 -25.00% 13
Suffolk +10 23 £25,500 +10.86% 3
Norfolk +8 15 £23,000 -34.28% 8
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 644 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 500 (50.76%) MS Excel
3 488 (49.54%) Windows
4 260 (26.40%) Active Directory
5 216 (21.93%) Finance
6 214 (21.73%) SQL
7 197 (20.00%) ITIL
8 191 (19.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 160 (16.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 157 (15.94%) TCP/IP
11 152 (15.43%) MS Exchange
12 145 (14.72%) Windows 7
13 141 (14.31%) Degree
14 135 (13.71%) Citrix
15 126 (12.79%) SQL Server
16 125 (12.69%) VMware
17 101 (10.25%) Windows XP
17 101 (10.25%) Project Management
18 100 (10.15%) LAN
19 95 (9.64%) C#
20 94 (9.54%) Cisco
20 94 (9.54%) MS PowerPoint
21 92 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
22 88 (8.93%) Retail
23 85 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
24 83 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
25 81 (8.22%) Linux
26 80 (8.12%) E-Commerce
27 79 (8.02%) DNS
28 78 (7.92%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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
1 152 (15.43%) MS Exchange
2 68 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 59 (5.99%) IIS
4 55 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 36 (3.65%) WebSphere
6 36 (3.65%) Tomcat
7 34 (3.45%) MQSeries
7 34 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 34 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
8 31 (3.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (2.44%) CMS
10 23 (2.34%) Lotus Domino
11 21 (2.13%) Lync
12 20 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
12 20 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 500 (50.76%) MS Excel
2 94 (9.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 74 (7.51%) MS Visio
4 54 (5.48%) MS Project
5 23 (2.34%) Photoshop
6 17 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 17 (1.73%) InDesign
7 8 (0.81%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.71%) FrameMaker
9 5 (0.51%) Simulink
10 4 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.41%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.10%) SPSS
12 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 10 (1.02%) AWD
2 5 (0.51%) Academy Housing
2 5 (0.51%) arcHouse
3 3 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.30%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.20%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.10%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.64%) Office 365
2 16 (1.62%) SaaS
3 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.71%) PaaS
4 7 (0.71%) IaaS
5 5 (0.51%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.10%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 157 (15.94%) TCP/IP
2 100 (10.15%) LAN
3 79 (8.02%) DNS
4 78 (7.92%) Firewall
5 76 (7.72%) WAN
6 68 (6.90%) DHCP
7 54 (5.48%) Wireless
8 51 (5.18%) VPN
9 44 (4.47%) FTP
9 44 (4.47%) HTTP
10 38 (3.86%) Internet
11 33 (3.35%) VoIP
12 32 (3.25%) SAN
13 26 (2.64%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (2.13%) Intranet
14 21 (2.13%) MPLS
14 21 (2.13%) BGP
15 20 (2.03%) EIGRP
16 19 (1.93%) VLAN
16 19 (1.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.65%) DB2
3 24 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 21 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.03%) MS Access
6 15 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.12%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.81%) OLAP
10 8 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (0.81%) MySQL
11 7 (0.71%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.61%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.41%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.20%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 24 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 24 (2.44%) JIRA
2 12 (1.22%) Selenium
2 12 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.02%) Toad
3 10 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (0.81%) Subversion
5 4 (0.41%) TestDirector
5 4 (0.41%) Zephyr
6 3 (0.30%) JUnit
6 3 (0.30%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.30%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.20%) TestNG
8 1 (0.10%) GCC
8 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.10%) SCons
8 1 (0.10%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.10%) XMLSpy
General
1 216 (21.93%) Finance
2 88 (8.93%) Retail
3 69 (7.01%) Manufacturing
4 58 (5.89%) Marketing
5 45 (4.57%) Legal
6 41 (4.16%) Telecoms
7 36 (3.65%) Electronics
8 25 (2.54%) Banking
9 20 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.62%) Law
11 15 (1.52%) Back Office
11 15 (1.52%) Military
12 12 (1.22%) Advertising
13 7 (0.71%) Publishing
14 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.61%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.51%) German Language
16 4 (0.41%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.41%) French Language
17 3 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 303 (30.76%) Analyst
2 125 (12.69%) Support Analyst
3 91 (9.24%) Support Engineer
4 68 (6.90%) Developer
5 66 (6.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 53 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 52 (5.28%) Service Analyst
7 52 (5.28%) Technical Support
8 49 (4.97%) IT Support
9 46 (4.67%) Support Technician
10 44 (4.47%) Help Desk Support
11 41 (4.16%) Team Leader
12 39 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 38 (3.86%) Administrator
14 36 (3.65%) Operations Analyst
15 35 (3.55%) 1st Line Support
16 34 (3.45%) Junior
17 33 (3.35%) Operations Support Analyst
18 30 (3.05%) Business Analyst
18 30 (3.05%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (7.82%) .NET
2 66 (6.70%) HTML
3 47 (4.77%) ASP.NET
3 47 (4.77%) Middleware
4 43 (4.37%) XML
5 40 (4.06%) Web Services
6 36 (3.65%) J2EE
7 34 (3.45%) JDBC
8 26 (2.64%) jQuery
9 19 (1.93%) CSS
10 18 (1.83%) .NET Framework
11 17 (1.73%) SOAP
12 15 (1.52%) XSLT
13 12 (1.22%) DHTML
14 10 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
15 9 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (0.81%) Razor View Engine
17 7 (0.71%) WCF
17 7 (0.71%) WinForms
18 5 (0.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (3.96%) Blackberry
1 39 (3.96%) Mathematics
2 27 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 20 (2.03%) SecurID
4 19 (1.93%) Computer Science
5 17 (1.73%) Firmware
6 13 (1.32%) Chip and PIN
7 12 (1.22%) AS400
8 9 (0.91%) Replication
8 9 (0.91%) Open Source
9 7 (0.71%) iSeries
9 7 (0.71%) Handset
9 7 (0.71%) Statistics
10 6 (0.61%) Smartphone
10 6 (0.61%) Clustering
10 6 (0.61%) EqualLogic
10 6 (0.61%) Kindle
10 6 (0.61%) iPhone
10 6 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 488 (49.54%) Windows
2 191 (19.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 160 (16.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 145 (14.72%) Windows 7
5 101 (10.25%) Windows XP
6 83 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 81 (8.22%) Linux
8 64 (6.50%) UNIX
9 56 (5.69%) Windows 8
10 44 (4.47%) Windows Vista
11 38 (3.86%) Solaris
11 38 (3.86%) AIX
12 28 (2.84%) Android
13 26 (2.64%) Windows Phone
14 25 (2.54%) VMS
15 19 (1.93%) Windows Phone 8
16 7 (0.71%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.71%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (20.00%) ITIL
2 101 (10.25%) Project Management
3 80 (8.12%) E-Commerce
4 73 (7.41%) Change Management
5 65 (6.60%) Service Delivery
6 63 (6.40%) PRINCE2
7 61 (6.19%) Incident Management
8 46 (4.67%) Problem Management
9 45 (4.57%) Time Management
10 43 (4.37%) Service Management
11 36 (3.65%) Network Management
12 35 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (3.45%) CRM
13 34 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (2.74%) Change Control
15 26 (2.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 26 (2.64%) MVC
16 23 (2.34%) Line Management
17 22 (2.23%) Business Analysis
18 21 (2.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (21.73%) SQL
2 95 (9.64%) C#
3 54 (5.48%) T-SQL
4 51 (5.18%) Java
5 47 (4.77%) JavaScript
5 47 (4.77%) VB.NET
6 37 (3.76%) C
7 28 (2.84%) Perl
8 25 (2.54%) VB
9 24 (2.44%) C++
10 23 (2.34%) VBA
11 21 (2.13%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.52%) PowerShell
12 15 (1.52%) VBScript
13 14 (1.42%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.22%) Python
14 12 (1.22%) PHP
15 10 (1.02%) VB6
16 6 (0.61%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 141 (14.31%) Degree
2 92 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (5.08%) MCSE
4 45 (4.57%) MCP
4 45 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (4.06%) Security Cleared
6 35 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (3.15%) MCSA
7 31 (3.15%) SC Cleared
8 29 (2.94%) CCNA
9 24 (2.44%) ISEB
10 22 (2.23%) MCITP
11 19 (1.93%) A+ Certification
12 16 (1.62%) CCNP
12 16 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.71%) MCTS
14 7 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.61%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.82%) SLA
2 30 (3.05%) QA
3 9 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 6 (0.61%) GAMP
4 6 (0.61%) GCP
4 6 (0.61%) GMP
5 4 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.10%) TickIT
7 1 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 260 (26.40%) Active Directory
2 85 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 29 (2.94%) vSphere
5 28 (2.84%) XenApp
6 21 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (1.32%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.61%) ISA Server
8 6 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.41%) UAG
10 4 (0.41%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.10%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.10%) vCloud
12 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.10%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.10%) NFS
12 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (3.76%) Backup Exec
2 21 (2.13%) SCCM
3 20 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
4 17 (1.73%) Tivoli
5 11 (1.12%) HP NNM
6 9 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (0.81%) Cacti
8 7 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.61%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
11 3 (0.30%) Nagios
11 3 (0.30%) SCOM
12 2 (0.20%) WSUS
12 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.10%) Puppet
13 1 (0.10%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 644 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 135 (13.71%) Citrix
3 125 (12.69%) VMware
4 94 (9.54%) Cisco
5 71 (7.21%) Oracle
6 43 (4.37%) IBM
7 39 (3.96%) HP
8 35 (3.55%) Adobe
9 30 (3.05%) Apple
10 29 (2.94%) Symantec
11 28 (2.84%) McAfee
11 28 (2.84%) Lotus
12 19 (1.93%) Clearswift
13 17 (1.73%) Juniper
14 16 (1.62%) SolarWinds
15 14 (1.42%) F5
16 12 (1.22%) Dell
16 12 (1.22%) Business Objects
16 12 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (1.02%) NetApp
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