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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 33 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 445 514 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.85% 6.36% 4.58%
As % of the Applications category 33.43% 37.44% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 334 408 323
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 £22,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,600 £49,250
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
1331 1373 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.49% 16.99% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1122 1216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -15 154 £31,500 -3.07% 19
Essex -1 89 £35,000 +20.68% 7
Cambridgeshire -7 87 £30,000 +9.09% 11
Bedfordshire +21 81 £33,750 -3.57% 9
Suffolk +22 35 £24,000 - 2
Norfolk -4 9 £24,500 -2.00%
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 602 (66.74%) Microsoft
2 470 (52.11%) MS Excel
3 360 (39.91%) Windows
4 277 (30.71%) Active Directory
5 250 (27.72%) SQL
6 181 (20.07%) ITIL
7 179 (19.84%) Finance
8 170 (18.85%) MS Exchange
9 143 (15.85%) SQL Server
10 137 (15.19%) Degree
11 136 (15.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 126 (13.97%) Time Management
13 125 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
14 115 (12.75%) Citrix
15 114 (12.64%) Project Management
16 113 (12.53%) MS Visio
16 113 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
17 110 (12.20%) Windows 7
18 103 (11.42%) Office 365
19 100 (11.09%) VMware
20 99 (10.98%) TCP/IP
21 97 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
22 92 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
23 89 (9.87%) Windows Server 2003
24 81 (8.98%) Linux
25 79 (8.76%) VPN
26 77 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
27 76 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
27 76 (8.43%) HTML
28 75 (8.31%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 170 (18.85%) MS Exchange
2 77 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (7.43%) SharePoint
4 35 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 25 (2.77%) IIS
6 25 (2.77%) IBM Notes
7 22 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (2.11%) Tomcat
9 16 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (1.55%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (1.22%) SAS
13 11 (1.22%) Lync
14 10 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
14 10 (1.11%) Apache
15 7 (0.78%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.55%) JOnAS
Applications
1 470 (52.11%) MS Excel
2 113 (12.53%) MS Visio
3 97 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (4.77%) MS Project
5 14 (1.55%) Photoshop
6 10 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.67%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.67%) SOLIDWORKS
8 5 (0.55%) InDesign
9 4 (0.44%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.22%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.11%) Windchill
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.00%) AWD
3 3 (0.33%) SunGard AvantGard
3 3 (0.33%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.33%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (0.22%) Line 50
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.11%) Agresso
5 1 (0.11%) PRMS
5 1 (0.11%) Primavera
5 1 (0.11%) Maximo
5 1 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.11%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 103 (11.42%) Office 365
2 22 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.11%) PaaS
5 8 (0.89%) IaaS
5 8 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.22%) SaaS
8 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 99 (10.98%) TCP/IP
2 79 (8.76%) VPN
3 75 (8.31%) DNS
4 74 (8.20%) WAN
5 69 (7.65%) LAN
6 60 (6.65%) DHCP
7 46 (5.10%) Firewall
8 42 (4.66%) Internet
9 28 (3.10%) SAN
10 25 (2.77%) Wireless
11 22 (2.44%) VoIP
11 22 (2.44%) MPLS
12 21 (2.33%) SSL
13 20 (2.22%) Broadband
14 19 (2.11%) FTP
15 17 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (1.66%) DSL
17 13 (1.44%) SMTP
18 11 (1.22%) Intranet
19 9 (1.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.77%) MS Access
3 28 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
4 23 (2.55%) MySQL
5 20 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.33%) DB2
10 10 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.67%) FileMaker
13 5 (0.55%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.44%) SAP BW
15 3 (0.33%) OLAP
15 3 (0.33%) NonStop SQL
15 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (2.33%) HP UFT
3 20 (2.22%) JIRA
4 17 (1.88%) Selenium
5 14 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (1.44%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.78%) Xcode
7 7 (0.78%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.67%) TestDirector
8 6 (0.67%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.55%) LabVIEW
10 4 (0.44%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.33%) XMLSpy
12 2 (0.22%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.22%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.11%) JUnit
13 1 (0.11%) MSI
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.11%) TestNG
General
1 179 (19.84%) Finance
2 60 (6.65%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.55%) Marketing
4 26 (2.88%) Publishing
5 24 (2.66%) Back Office
6 21 (2.33%) Electronics
7 18 (2.00%) Banking
8 17 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.77%) Front Office
10 15 (1.66%) Legal
11 12 (1.33%) Retail
12 10 (1.11%) French Language
13 9 (1.00%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.78%) German Language
15 6 (0.67%) Advertising
15 6 (0.67%) Automotive
16 5 (0.55%) Polish Language
16 5 (0.55%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.44%) Billing
18 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (32.82%) Analyst
2 102 (11.31%) Support Analyst
3 89 (9.87%) Support Engineer
4 67 (7.43%) Developer
5 60 (6.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 48 (5.32%) IT Support
7 45 (4.99%) Business Analyst
8 39 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
9 37 (4.10%) Service Analyst
10 35 (3.88%) Technical Support
11 34 (3.77%) Applications Support
11 34 (3.77%) Administrator
12 32 (3.55%) Service Desk Analyst
13 29 (3.22%) 1st Line Support
13 29 (3.22%) Test Analyst
13 29 (3.22%) Systems Analyst
14 27 (2.99%) Help Desk Support
15 25 (2.77%) Coordinator
16 24 (2.66%) Technical Analyst
16 24 (2.66%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (8.43%) HTML
2 58 (6.43%) .NET
3 39 (4.32%) CSS
4 36 (3.99%) XML
5 27 (2.99%) ASP.NET
6 19 (2.11%) .NET Framework
6 19 (2.11%) jQuery
7 15 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (1.66%) Web Services
8 14 (1.55%) Flash
8 14 (1.55%) Ajax
9 12 (1.33%) JDBC
10 11 (1.22%) ADSI
11 10 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (1.00%) RESTful
12 9 (1.00%) WCF
12 9 (1.00%) WPF
12 9 (1.00%) Silverlight
13 8 (0.89%) Middleware
14 7 (0.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 125 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 49 (5.43%) Mathematics
4 40 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.88%) Blackberry
6 31 (3.44%) AS400
7 30 (3.33%) Data Centre
8 22 (2.44%) FMCG
9 21 (2.33%) iSeries
10 17 (1.88%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.66%) Handset
12 12 (1.33%) E-Learning
12 12 (1.33%) Statistics
13 11 (1.22%) User Experience
14 9 (1.00%) iPhone
15 7 (0.78%) Fat Client
15 7 (0.78%) Thin Client
15 7 (0.78%) EPoS
15 7 (0.78%) Visualisation
16 6 (0.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 360 (39.91%) Windows
2 136 (15.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (12.20%) Windows 7
4 92 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 89 (9.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 81 (8.98%) Linux
7 74 (8.20%) Windows XP
8 58 (6.43%) Windows 8
9 49 (5.43%) UNIX
10 33 (3.66%) AIX
11 31 (3.44%) Solaris
12 25 (2.77%) Android
13 23 (2.55%) Windows Vista
14 19 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (1.77%) Data ONTAP
16 12 (1.33%) Apple iOS
17 9 (1.00%) Windows 2000
18 8 (0.89%) Mac OS X
19 4 (0.44%) Mac OS
20 3 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (20.07%) ITIL
2 126 (13.97%) Time Management
3 114 (12.64%) Project Management
4 113 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (6.76%) Change Management
6 57 (6.32%) PRINCE2
7 52 (5.76%) Line Management
8 51 (5.65%) Business Analysis
8 51 (5.65%) Waterfall
9 49 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 45 (4.99%) Service Management
11 39 (4.32%) Service Delivery
12 37 (4.10%) Scrum
12 37 (4.10%) Problem Management
13 36 (3.99%) Release Management
14 34 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 34 (3.77%) SDLC
15 33 (3.66%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (3.55%) CRM
17 28 (3.10%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 250 (27.72%) SQL
2 56 (6.21%) C
3 55 (6.10%) C#
4 46 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 40 (4.43%) Java
6 32 (3.55%) VB
7 28 (3.10%) VBA
8 27 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 15 (1.66%) VB.NET
10 12 (1.33%) Perl
10 12 (1.33%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.11%) PHP
11 10 (1.11%) VBScript
12 8 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.78%) Apple Swift
13 7 (0.78%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.78%) AppleScript
14 6 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 137 (15.19%) Degree
2 59 (6.54%) MCP
3 57 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
5 33 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (3.44%) ISEB
7 25 (2.77%) CCNA
8 22 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 20 (2.22%) MCSE
10 18 (2.00%) MCSA
11 15 (1.66%) CCNP
11 15 (1.66%) Security Cleared
12 12 (1.33%) SC Cleared
13 11 (1.22%) ISTQB
14 10 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (1.00%) PMI Certification
15 9 (1.00%) CBAP
16 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (8.31%) QA
2 47 (5.21%) SLA
3 13 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.67%) P3O
5 5 (0.55%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.55%) JTAG
5 5 (0.55%) ISO 9002
5 5 (0.55%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.44%) GMP
7 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 277 (30.71%) Active Directory
2 76 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (7.65%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.99%) vSphere
5 25 (2.77%) VMware ESX
6 23 (2.55%) Terminal Services
7 18 (2.00%) XenApp
8 16 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
10 10 (1.11%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (0.78%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.67%) Xen
13 5 (0.55%) MetaFrame
13 5 (0.55%) PowerHA
14 4 (0.44%) NLBS
14 4 (0.44%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.33%) VirtualBox
16 2 (0.22%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (3.22%) WSUS
2 19 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 18 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 14 (1.55%) SCCM
5 11 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.78%) HP NNM
8 6 (0.67%) Nagios
9 5 (0.55%) SCOM
9 5 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.22%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.22%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.11%) MOM
11 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.11%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 602 (66.74%) Microsoft
2 115 (12.75%) Citrix
3 100 (11.09%) VMware
4 74 (8.20%) Cisco
5 58 (6.43%) HP
6 52 (5.76%) Oracle
7 35 (3.88%) IBM
8 29 (3.22%) CheckPoint
9 26 (2.88%) NetApp
10 25 (2.77%) Lotus
10 25 (2.77%) Apple
11 19 (2.11%) SAP
12 17 (1.88%) BMC
13 16 (1.77%) Sophos
14 15 (1.66%) SonicWALL
14 15 (1.66%) Avaya
15 14 (1.55%) Adobe
16 12 (1.33%) Sun
16 12 (1.33%) Dell
17 11 (1.22%) Intel
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