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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 472 316 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.22% 4.43% 4.99%
As % of the Applications category 36.50% 24.80% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 376 272 374
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,400
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
1293 1274 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.05% 17.85% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1084 1192
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 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 19 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 +12 193 £30,000 - 16
Cambridgeshire +13 99 £30,000 -5.24% 14
Bedfordshire +24 91 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Essex -7 51 £31,500 -1.79% 10
Suffolk +25 27 £25,500 -8.10% 1
Norfolk +12 18 £23,000 -34.28% 7
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 643 (65.61%) Microsoft
2 492 (50.20%) MS Excel
3 477 (48.67%) Windows
4 258 (26.33%) Active Directory
5 212 (21.63%) Finance
6 208 (21.22%) SQL
7 198 (20.20%) ITIL
8 174 (17.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 150 (15.31%) TCP/IP
10 144 (14.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 144 (14.69%) Windows 7
11 139 (14.18%) MS Exchange
12 137 (13.98%) Degree
13 134 (13.67%) Citrix
14 125 (12.76%) SQL Server
15 119 (12.14%) VMware
16 104 (10.61%) C#
17 102 (10.41%) Windows XP
18 99 (10.10%) Project Management
19 98 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
20 94 (9.59%) Cisco
21 91 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
22 87 (8.88%) LAN
23 84 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
24 83 (8.47%) Retail
24 83 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
25 81 (8.27%) E-Commerce
25 81 (8.27%) .NET
26 80 (8.16%) Change Management
26 80 (8.16%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 19 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
1 139 (14.18%) MS Exchange
2 62 (6.33%) IIS
3 57 (5.82%) SharePoint
4 49 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 35 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 33 (3.37%) MQSeries
7 33 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 33 (3.37%) IBM HTTP Server
8 29 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 25 (2.55%) CMS
10 22 (2.24%) Lotus Domino
11 19 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
12 18 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
13 15 (1.53%) Lync
14 11 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 492 (50.20%) MS Excel
2 98 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 78 (7.96%) MS Visio
4 50 (5.10%) MS Project
5 25 (2.55%) Photoshop
6 17 (1.73%) InDesign
7 15 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.71%) FrameMaker
8 7 (0.71%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.51%) Simulink
10 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.10%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.02%) AWD
2 5 (0.51%) Academy Housing
2 5 (0.51%) arcHouse
3 3 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.31%) LabWindows
3 3 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.20%) Agresso
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%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.35%) Office 365
2 17 (1.73%) SaaS
3 7 (0.71%) PaaS
3 7 (0.71%) IaaS
4 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.51%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.10%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 150 (15.31%) TCP/IP
2 87 (8.88%) LAN
3 80 (8.16%) Firewall
4 73 (7.45%) WAN
5 69 (7.04%) DNS
6 59 (6.02%) DHCP
7 58 (5.92%) Wireless
8 51 (5.20%) VPN
9 45 (4.59%) FTP
10 43 (4.39%) HTTP
11 35 (3.57%) VoIP
12 34 (3.47%) Internet
13 30 (3.06%) SAN
14 25 (2.55%) MPLS
14 25 (2.55%) BGP
15 24 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (2.45%) EIGRP
16 23 (2.35%) Intranet
17 19 (1.94%) OSPF
17 19 (1.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.57%) DB2
3 23 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.53%) MS Access
6 14 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 9 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.61%) MySQL
10 6 (0.61%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.51%) OLAP
11 5 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.41%) SQLPlus
13 3 (0.31%) QlikView
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.20%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 27 (2.76%) Visual Studio
2 24 (2.45%) JIRA
3 13 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.22%) Toad
5 8 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (0.82%) Selenium
6 7 (0.71%) Subversion
7 4 (0.41%) Zephyr
8 3 (0.31%) JUnit
8 3 (0.31%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.20%) MSI
9 2 (0.20%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.20%) TestNG
9 2 (0.20%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.10%) GCC
10 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.10%) SCons
10 1 (0.10%) GoogleTest
General
1 212 (21.63%) Finance
2 83 (8.47%) Retail
3 69 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 58 (5.92%) Marketing
5 47 (4.80%) Legal
6 46 (4.69%) Telecoms
7 35 (3.57%) Electronics
8 24 (2.45%) Banking
9 20 (2.04%) Law
10 19 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.53%) Military
12 14 (1.43%) Back Office
13 12 (1.22%) Advertising
14 9 (0.92%) Publishing
15 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.61%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.51%) German Language
17 4 (0.41%) Italian Language
17 4 (0.41%) French Language
17 4 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 309 (31.53%) Analyst
2 127 (12.96%) Support Analyst
3 87 (8.88%) Support Engineer
4 68 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
4 68 (6.94%) Developer
5 54 (5.51%) Service Desk Analyst
6 53 (5.41%) Service Analyst
6 53 (5.41%) Technical Support
7 51 (5.20%) IT Support
8 48 (4.90%) Help Desk Support
9 46 (4.69%) Team Leader
10 44 (4.49%) Support Technician
11 36 (3.67%) 1st Line Support
11 36 (3.67%) Operations Analyst
11 36 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 33 (3.37%) Junior
13 32 (3.27%) Administrator
13 32 (3.27%) Operations Support Analyst
14 31 (3.16%) Help Desk Analyst
15 28 (2.86%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (8.27%) .NET
2 65 (6.63%) HTML
3 56 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 47 (4.80%) Middleware
5 45 (4.59%) XML
6 40 (4.08%) Web Services
7 35 (3.57%) J2EE
8 33 (3.37%) JDBC
9 26 (2.65%) jQuery
10 22 (2.24%) CSS
11 16 (1.63%) XSLT
11 16 (1.63%) SOAP
12 15 (1.53%) .NET Framework
13 12 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
13 12 (1.22%) DHTML
14 10 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (0.92%) WinForms
15 9 (0.92%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (0.82%) WCF
17 5 (0.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.29%) Blackberry
3 40 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 24 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.94%) SecurID
7 13 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
8 12 (1.22%) AS400
9 9 (0.92%) Firmware
9 9 (0.92%) Open Source
10 7 (0.71%) iSeries
10 7 (0.71%) iPhone
10 7 (0.71%) User Experience
10 7 (0.71%) Handset
10 7 (0.71%) Statistics
11 6 (0.61%) Replication
11 6 (0.61%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.61%) Clustering
11 6 (0.61%) EqualLogic
12 5 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 477 (48.67%) Windows
2 174 (17.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 144 (14.69%) Windows 7
3 144 (14.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 102 (10.41%) Windows XP
5 76 (7.76%) Linux
6 75 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (6.53%) UNIX
8 55 (5.61%) Windows 8
9 45 (4.59%) Windows Vista
10 37 (3.78%) Solaris
11 36 (3.67%) AIX
12 26 (2.65%) Android
13 25 (2.55%) Windows Phone
14 23 (2.35%) VMS
15 17 (1.73%) Windows Phone 8
16 8 (0.82%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (0.71%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (20.20%) ITIL
2 99 (10.10%) Project Management
3 81 (8.27%) E-Commerce
4 80 (8.16%) Change Management
5 68 (6.94%) Service Delivery
6 67 (6.84%) PRINCE2
7 63 (6.43%) Incident Management
8 59 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (5.00%) Problem Management
10 48 (4.90%) Time Management
11 41 (4.18%) Service Management
12 40 (4.08%) Network Management
13 38 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 35 (3.57%) CRM
15 31 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
16 27 (2.76%) Change Control
17 26 (2.65%) MVC
18 23 (2.35%) Asset Management
19 21 (2.14%) Line Management
20 20 (2.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 208 (21.22%) SQL
2 104 (10.61%) C#
3 53 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 51 (5.20%) Java
5 49 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 48 (4.90%) JavaScript
7 39 (3.98%) C
8 29 (2.96%) Perl
9 25 (2.55%) C++
9 25 (2.55%) VB
10 21 (2.14%) Bash Shell
11 19 (1.94%) VBA
12 16 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 16 (1.63%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.33%) VBScript
13 13 (1.33%) PHP
14 12 (1.22%) Python
15 9 (0.92%) VB6
16 6 (0.61%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 137 (13.98%) Degree
2 84 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (4.59%) MCSE
3 45 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (4.29%) MCP
5 40 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 33 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
7 29 (2.96%) SC Cleared
8 26 (2.65%) CCNA
9 23 (2.35%) MCSA
10 20 (2.04%) ISEB
10 20 (2.04%) A+ Certification
11 19 (1.94%) CCNP
12 15 (1.53%) MCITP
13 13 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (0.61%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 4 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.65%) SLA
2 22 (2.24%) QA
3 6 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.31%) GAMP
5 3 (0.31%) GCP
5 3 (0.31%) GMP
6 1 (0.10%) TickIT
6 1 (0.10%) P3O
6 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 258 (26.33%) Active Directory
2 83 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (6.84%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.76%) vSphere
5 26 (2.65%) XenApp
6 19 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 15 (1.53%) 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 35 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 19 (1.94%) Tivoli
3 18 (1.84%) McAfee ePO
4 16 (1.63%) SCCM
5 14 (1.43%) HP NNM
6 8 (0.82%) Cacti
6 8 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.61%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.31%) Nagios
9 3 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.20%) SCOM
10 2 (0.20%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.20%) WSUS
11 1 (0.10%) Nessus
11 1 (0.10%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 643 (65.61%) Microsoft
2 134 (13.67%) Citrix
3 119 (12.14%) VMware
4 94 (9.59%) Cisco
5 67 (6.84%) Oracle
6 44 (4.49%) IBM
7 43 (4.39%) HP
8 32 (3.27%) Adobe
9 28 (2.86%) Symantec
10 27 (2.76%) Lotus
11 26 (2.65%) McAfee
12 24 (2.45%) Apple
13 21 (2.14%) Juniper
14 18 (1.84%) F5
15 17 (1.73%) Clearswift
16 14 (1.43%) Dell
16 14 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (1.43%) SolarWinds
17 12 (1.22%) Business Objects
18 11 (1.12%) SAP
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