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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 376 456 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.76% 6.14% 5.75%
As % of the Applications category 41.50% 34.86% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 302 329 378
Median salary £35,750 £29,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.18% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
906 1308 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.89% 17.61% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1010 1095
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +9 165 £35,750 +24.34% 7
Essex +6 102 £26,500 -29.33% 8
Bedfordshire -15 49 £50,000 +66.66% 10
Cambridgeshire -26 36 £38,250 +34.21% 4
Suffolk -5 27 £27,500 +25.00% 1
Norfolk +20 13 £23,500 -4.08% 2
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 471 (62.06%) Microsoft
2 395 (52.04%) MS Excel
3 314 (41.37%) Windows
4 229 (30.17%) Active Directory
5 174 (22.92%) Finance
6 162 (21.34%) ITIL
7 159 (20.95%) SQL
8 148 (19.50%) Windows Server
9 136 (17.92%) Project Management
10 135 (17.79%) Windows 7
11 130 (17.13%) SQL Server
12 124 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 122 (16.07%) VMware
14 115 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
15 113 (14.89%) Firewall
16 112 (14.76%) MS Exchange
17 102 (13.44%) MS Visio
17 102 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
18 92 (12.12%) Cisco
19 90 (11.86%) Office 365
20 87 (11.46%) MS PowerPoint
20 87 (11.46%) Citrix
21 83 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
22 82 (10.80%) TCP/IP
22 82 (10.80%) Windows Server 2012
23 76 (10.01%) Linux
24 75 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
25 74 (9.75%) Windows 8
26 73 (9.62%) VPN
26 73 (9.62%) DNS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 112 (14.76%) MS Exchange
2 69 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (8.83%) SharePoint
4 65 (8.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 41 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (5.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 37 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (1.98%) IBM Notes
8 15 (1.98%) IIS
8 15 (1.98%) Skype for Business
9 13 (1.71%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.71%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.58%) Apache
10 12 (1.58%) Apache ServiceMix
10 12 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.53%) GroupWise
13 3 (0.40%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.40%) Jetty
14 2 (0.26%) Alfresco
Applications
1 395 (52.04%) MS Excel
2 102 (13.44%) MS Visio
3 87 (11.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (5.14%) MS Project
5 9 (1.19%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.26%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.79%) Sage X3
3 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.53%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.40%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.26%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.26%) Primavera
5 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.26%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 90 (11.86%) Office 365
2 26 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 18 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.26%) SaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 113 (14.89%) Firewall
2 82 (10.80%) TCP/IP
3 73 (9.62%) DNS
3 73 (9.62%) VPN
4 61 (8.04%) Wireless
5 59 (7.77%) DHCP
6 51 (6.72%) VLAN
7 46 (6.06%) WAN
8 38 (5.01%) Internet
8 38 (5.01%) SAN
9 36 (4.74%) VoIP
10 33 (4.35%) SMTP
11 30 (3.95%) IMAP
12 29 (3.82%) DMZ
13 27 (3.56%) NAS
14 25 (3.29%) SSL
15 24 (3.16%) LAN
16 17 (2.24%) LDAP
17 15 (1.98%) VRRP
18 14 (1.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.64%) MySQL
3 19 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (2.24%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.32%) MS Access
9 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.66%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.53%) Lumira
11 4 (0.53%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.53%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.40%) DB2
12 3 (0.40%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (3.56%) JIRA
2 20 (2.64%) ClearQuest
2 20 (2.64%) LoadRunner
2 20 (2.64%) Selenium
3 18 (2.37%) HP UFT
4 17 (2.24%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.05%) SoapUI
7 7 (0.92%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.79%) JMeter
8 6 (0.79%) Rational Rose
9 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.66%) Toad
10 4 (0.53%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.26%) Subversion
11 2 (0.26%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.26%) XMLSpy
12 1 (0.13%) GCC
General
1 174 (22.92%) Finance
2 40 (5.27%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.43%) Banking
4 22 (2.90%) Advertising
4 22 (2.90%) Billing
4 22 (2.90%) Retail
5 20 (2.64%) Legal
6 17 (2.24%) Law
7 15 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.19%) Marketing
9 6 (0.79%) Local Government
10 4 (0.53%) Back Office
10 4 (0.53%) Front Office
10 4 (0.53%) German Language
10 4 (0.53%) Publishing
11 3 (0.40%) Welsh Language
12 2 (0.26%) Automotive
12 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 258 (33.99%) Analyst
2 95 (12.52%) Support Engineer
3 79 (10.41%) Support Analyst
4 74 (9.75%) IT Support
5 58 (7.64%) 1st Line Support
6 44 (5.80%) Service Analyst
7 43 (5.67%) Systems Support
8 42 (5.53%) Business Analyst
9 41 (5.40%) IT Analyst
10 37 (4.87%) IT Engineer
10 37 (4.87%) Service Desk Analyst
11 35 (4.61%) Systems Analyst
11 35 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
12 34 (4.48%) Developer
12 34 (4.48%) Project Manager
13 33 (4.35%) Test Analyst
14 32 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support
15 30 (3.95%) Business Systems Analyst
15 30 (3.95%) IT Support Engineer
16 29 (3.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (6.19%) Web Services
2 38 (5.01%) .NET
3 36 (4.74%) XML
4 29 (3.82%) HTML
4 29 (3.82%) MAPI
5 25 (3.29%) ASP.NET
6 18 (2.37%) CSS
7 15 (1.98%) CSS3
7 15 (1.98%) HTML5
8 13 (1.71%) jQuery
8 13 (1.71%) SOAP
8 13 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (1.58%) LAMP
10 8 (1.05%) Ajax
11 7 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (0.92%) LINQ
12 6 (0.79%) WSDL
13 5 (0.66%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.66%) XML Schema
13 5 (0.66%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 115 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (8.30%) Blackberry
3 37 (4.87%) iPhone
4 32 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.82%) PDA
6 27 (3.56%) Replication
7 26 (3.43%) Driving Licence
8 25 (3.29%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.84%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.45%) AS400
10 11 (1.45%) Fat Client
10 11 (1.45%) Thin Client
11 10 (1.32%) Clustering
11 10 (1.32%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.19%) EPoS
13 8 (1.05%) Handset
13 8 (1.05%) Mobile Computing
14 7 (0.92%) PMI
14 7 (0.92%) User Experience
14 7 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 314 (41.37%) Windows
2 148 (19.50%) Windows Server
3 135 (17.79%) Windows 7
4 124 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (10.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (10.01%) Linux
7 74 (9.75%) Windows 8
8 72 (9.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 70 (9.22%) Windows XP
10 63 (8.30%) Unix
11 39 (5.14%) Android
12 37 (4.87%) Windows Vista
13 35 (4.61%) Windows 10
14 11 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.05%) AIX
16 7 (0.92%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.79%) Solaris
18 3 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
19 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (21.34%) ITIL
2 136 (17.92%) Project Management
3 83 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (7.77%) CRM
4 59 (7.77%) Time Management
5 53 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 50 (6.59%) Change Management
7 49 (6.46%) Service Delivery
8 48 (6.32%) Waterfall
9 46 (6.06%) Service Management
10 42 (5.53%) Problem Management
11 41 (5.40%) PRINCE2
12 35 (4.61%) Presales
12 35 (4.61%) Resource Management
13 34 (4.48%) Business Analysis
13 34 (4.48%) Release Management
14 31 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
14 31 (4.08%) SDLC
14 31 (4.08%) Software Delivery
15 29 (3.82%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (20.95%) SQL
2 47 (6.19%) Java
3 36 (4.74%) C#
4 31 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 17 (2.24%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.24%) VB
5 17 (2.24%) VB.NET
6 16 (2.11%) PHP
7 13 (1.71%) Bash Shell
7 13 (1.71%) Perl
8 12 (1.58%) C
8 12 (1.58%) PowerShell
9 11 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.05%) VBA
11 7 (0.92%) C++
12 6 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.53%) ABAP
14 2 (0.26%) Python
14 2 (0.26%) VBScript
15 1 (0.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 75 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (8.83%) Degree
3 34 (4.48%) MCP
3 34 (4.48%) MCSE
4 32 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (4.22%) ITIL Certification
5 31 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 24 (3.16%) CISSP
6 24 (3.16%) ISEB
6 24 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 21 (2.77%) CISM
7 21 (2.77%) MCSA
8 18 (2.37%) CCNA
9 17 (2.24%) APMP
9 17 (2.24%) CCNP
10 15 (1.98%) ISTQB
11 12 (1.58%) A+ Certification
11 12 (1.58%) CESG Certified Professional
11 12 (1.58%) CRISC
11 12 (1.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (9.09%) SLA
2 31 (4.08%) QA
3 17 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) GMP
5 2 (0.26%) P3O
6 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) MISRA
System Software
1 229 (30.17%) Active Directory
2 102 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (8.30%) Hyper-V
4 29 (3.82%) vSphere
4 29 (3.82%) XenApp
5 27 (3.56%) XenDesktop
6 21 (2.77%) NFS
7 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.19%) Postfix
8 9 (1.19%) qmail
8 9 (1.19%) Sendmail
9 5 (0.66%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.53%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.53%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.40%) Firmware
12 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (4.74%) Backup Exec
2 34 (4.48%) SCCM
3 28 (3.69%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (2.77%) SCOM
5 13 (1.71%) HP NNM
5 13 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (1.71%) WSUS
6 9 (1.19%) Plesk
7 5 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.40%) Nessus
9 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.13%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.13%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 471 (62.06%) Microsoft
2 122 (16.07%) VMware
3 92 (12.12%) Cisco
4 87 (11.46%) Citrix
5 62 (8.17%) Oracle
6 55 (7.25%) HP
7 45 (5.93%) Apple
8 32 (4.22%) Veeam
9 31 (4.08%) Draytek
10 30 (3.95%) Planview
11 29 (3.82%) SAP
12 25 (3.29%) IBM
13 16 (2.11%) Juniper
14 15 (1.98%) Lotus
15 14 (1.84%) F5
15 14 (1.84%) Red Hat
16 12 (1.58%) AlienVault
16 12 (1.58%) LogLogic
16 12 (1.58%) LogRhythm
17 11 (1.45%) Remedy
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + + Bonus (c.7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
VIQU
Salary: £16k - 20k per year + Excellent training and progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Music Sales Group
Salary: on-call allowance + package
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester
University of Essex
Salary: £38,896-£46,414 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Norwich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 25 days ago