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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 456 321 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.74% 4.69% 4.91%
As % of the Applications category 35.43% 27.70% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 353 236 350
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,875 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £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
1287 1159 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.19% 16.92% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 959 1241
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 December 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 December 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 +15 142 £35,000 +20.68% 13
Cambridgeshire +5 102 £27,500 -26.66% 20
Essex -4 93 £32,000 +18.51% 11
Bedfordshire +7 74 £40,000 +29.03% 5
Norfolk +33 35 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Suffolk +12 25 £25,000 -1.96% 1
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 577 (62.18%) Microsoft
2 437 (47.09%) MS Excel
3 412 (44.40%) Windows
4 244 (26.29%) Active Directory
5 243 (26.19%) SQL
6 226 (24.35%) ITIL
7 214 (23.06%) Finance
8 130 (14.01%) SQL Server
9 125 (13.47%) MS Exchange
10 119 (12.82%) Windows 7
11 115 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
12 111 (11.96%) Degree
13 108 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 103 (11.10%) Project Management
15 101 (10.88%) MS PowerPoint
15 101 (10.88%) TCP/IP
16 99 (10.67%) Linux
17 97 (10.45%) MS Visio
18 96 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
19 94 (10.13%) Service Delivery
20 93 (10.02%) Citrix
21 92 (9.91%) Windows XP
21 92 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
22 91 (9.81%) Cisco
23 89 (9.59%) C#
24 87 (9.38%) Change Management
25 78 (8.41%) SLA
26 77 (8.30%) .NET
27 76 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
28 75 (8.08%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 125 (13.47%) MS Exchange
2 73 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 50 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 49 (5.28%) IIS
5 39 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (3.34%) Tomcat
7 27 (2.91%) WebSphere
8 25 (2.69%) MQSeries
8 25 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 25 (2.69%) IBM HTTP Server
9 24 (2.59%) Lync
10 21 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
10 21 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (2.05%) CMS
12 15 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (0.86%) SAS
17 7 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 437 (47.09%) MS Excel
2 101 (10.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 97 (10.45%) MS Visio
4 47 (5.06%) MS Project
5 15 (1.62%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.86%) InDesign
7 6 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.65%) Simulink
8 3 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.22%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.83%) Agresso
2 16 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.32%) VisionPLUS
4 3 (0.32%) AWD
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.11%) PRMS
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.94%) SaaS
2 15 (1.62%) Office 365
3 10 (1.08%) IaaS
3 10 (1.08%) PaaS
4 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 101 (10.88%) TCP/IP
2 57 (6.14%) Firewall
3 55 (5.93%) VPN
4 54 (5.82%) WAN
5 51 (5.50%) FTP
6 43 (4.63%) Internet
7 41 (4.42%) DNS
8 39 (4.20%) DHCP
9 38 (4.09%) Wireless
10 37 (3.99%) LAN
11 33 (3.56%) MPLS
11 33 (3.56%) BGP
12 32 (3.45%) EIGRP
12 32 (3.45%) HTTP
13 31 (3.34%) VoIP
14 27 (2.91%) OSPF
15 26 (2.80%) SSH
15 26 (2.80%) PuTTY
15 26 (2.80%) WinSCP
16 24 (2.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (14.01%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
3 27 (2.91%) DB2
3 27 (2.91%) Oracle Database
4 23 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (1.62%) MS Access
8 13 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.19%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.08%) OLAP
11 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.65%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (0.32%) QlikView
14 3 (0.32%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.22%) Informix
15 2 (0.22%) MySQL
15 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (4.63%) JIRA
3 27 (2.91%) Visual Studio
4 26 (2.80%) Toad
5 19 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (1.19%) Selenium
7 8 (0.86%) WebDriver
8 7 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (0.75%) TestNG
8 7 (0.75%) JUnit
9 6 (0.65%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.65%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.32%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.32%) Zephyr
12 2 (0.22%) MSI
13 1 (0.11%) XMLSpy
13 1 (0.11%) TestDirector
13 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
General
1 214 (23.06%) Finance
2 59 (6.36%) Retail
3 44 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 35 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.56%) Marketing
6 29 (3.13%) Banking
7 26 (2.80%) Legal
8 20 (2.16%) Law
9 16 (1.72%) Publishing
10 13 (1.40%) Advertising
11 9 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.54%) Back Office
12 5 (0.54%) Electronics
12 5 (0.54%) Local Government
13 4 (0.43%) Automotive
13 4 (0.43%) Games
13 4 (0.43%) Military
14 3 (0.32%) Front Office
15 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 341 (36.75%) Analyst
2 133 (14.33%) Support Analyst
3 76 (8.19%) Developer
4 75 (8.08%) Service Analyst
5 67 (7.22%) Service Desk Analyst
6 59 (6.36%) IT Support
7 58 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 54 (5.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 49 (5.28%) Team Leader
10 46 (4.96%) Help Desk Support
11 40 (4.31%) Business Analyst
12 38 (4.09%) Project Manager
13 36 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
13 36 (3.88%) Administrator
14 34 (3.66%) Software Developer
15 33 (3.56%) Technical Support
16 29 (3.13%) Desktop Support
17 28 (3.02%) Applications Support
18 27 (2.91%) Junior
19 26 (2.80%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (8.30%) .NET
2 74 (7.97%) HTML
3 57 (6.14%) XML
4 54 (5.82%) ASP.NET
4 54 (5.82%) Middleware
5 29 (3.13%) J2EE
6 26 (2.80%) CSS
6 26 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
7 25 (2.69%) JDBC
8 24 (2.59%) jQuery
9 20 (2.16%) Web Services
10 18 (1.94%) WCF
11 16 (1.72%) WPF
11 16 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (1.62%) Silverlight
13 11 (1.19%) RESTful
14 10 (1.08%) WinForms
14 10 (1.08%) XSLT
15 8 (0.86%) .NET Framework
16 7 (0.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 115 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.53%) Mathematics
3 38 (4.09%) Blackberry
4 35 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.83%) Open Source
7 12 (1.29%) NHS
8 11 (1.19%) Smartphone
9 10 (1.08%) iPhone
9 10 (1.08%) AS400
10 8 (0.86%) Handset
10 8 (0.86%) iSeries
11 7 (0.75%) Statistics
11 7 (0.75%) SecurID
11 7 (0.75%) iPad
12 6 (0.65%) Kindle
12 6 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.65%) Physics
13 5 (0.54%) PDA
13 5 (0.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 412 (44.40%) Windows
2 119 (12.82%) Windows 7
3 108 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (10.67%) Linux
5 96 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 92 (9.91%) Windows XP
7 71 (7.65%) UNIX
7 71 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (4.42%) Windows Vista
9 37 (3.99%) Windows 8
10 35 (3.77%) AIX
11 33 (3.56%) Solaris
12 23 (2.48%) Android
13 17 (1.83%) Windows Phone
14 16 (1.72%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.19%) VMS
16 6 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
18 4 (0.43%) Windows 2000
19 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (24.35%) ITIL
2 103 (11.10%) Project Management
3 94 (10.13%) Service Delivery
4 92 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (9.38%) Change Management
6 67 (7.22%) E-Commerce
7 63 (6.79%) PRINCE2
8 46 (4.96%) Service Management
8 46 (4.96%) Scrum
8 46 (4.96%) Problem Management
9 45 (4.85%) CRM
10 44 (4.74%) Time Management
11 42 (4.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 41 (4.42%) Incident Management
13 34 (3.66%) Line Management
14 30 (3.23%) Asset Management
15 29 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (2.91%) Network Management
16 27 (2.91%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (26.19%) SQL
2 89 (9.59%) C#
3 62 (6.68%) Java
4 61 (6.57%) JavaScript
5 43 (4.63%) T-SQL
6 36 (3.88%) VB.NET
6 36 (3.88%) C
7 31 (3.34%) Shell Script
8 30 (3.23%) C++
9 23 (2.48%) Perl
10 20 (2.16%) Bash Shell
11 15 (1.62%) PHP
11 15 (1.62%) VB
12 10 (1.08%) PowerShell
13 9 (0.97%) VB6
14 8 (0.86%) VBScript
15 7 (0.75%) VBA
16 6 (0.65%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.43%) Python
18 3 (0.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 111 (11.96%) Degree
2 76 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (4.20%) MCP
5 30 (3.23%) MCSA
6 29 (3.13%) CCNP
7 28 (3.02%) CCNA
7 28 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
8 27 (2.91%) MCSE
8 27 (2.91%) Security Cleared
9 25 (2.69%) A+ Certification
10 17 (1.83%) SC Cleared
11 15 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (1.62%) ISEB
12 14 (1.51%) MCITP
13 9 (0.97%) MCTS
14 8 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.75%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.65%) HND
16 6 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.41%) SLA
2 35 (3.77%) QA
3 9 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.32%) P3O
4 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.32%) GAMP
4 3 (0.32%) GCP
4 3 (0.32%) GMP
5 2 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 244 (26.29%) Active Directory
2 54 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (5.39%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.40%) Terminal Services
5 11 (1.19%) vSphere
6 10 (1.08%) XenApp
7 8 (0.86%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.43%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.43%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.22%) UAG
12 2 (0.22%) PowerHA
12 2 (0.22%) Firmware
13 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (3.45%) Tivoli
2 22 (2.37%) HP NNM
2 22 (2.37%) SCCM
3 13 (1.40%) Backup Exec
4 8 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (0.86%) Cacti
4 8 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.32%) WSUS
6 3 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.22%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.11%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.11%) DameWare
8 1 (0.11%) Nessus
8 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 577 (62.18%) Microsoft
2 93 (10.02%) Citrix
3 91 (9.81%) Cisco
4 75 (8.08%) VMware
5 73 (7.87%) Oracle
6 56 (6.03%) HP
7 42 (4.53%) IBM
8 31 (3.34%) Apple
9 29 (3.13%) Juniper
10 24 (2.59%) Dell
10 24 (2.59%) F5
11 21 (2.26%) Symantec
12 16 (1.72%) NetApp
12 16 (1.72%) Business Objects
13 12 (1.29%) Cognos
13 12 (1.29%) Adobe
13 12 (1.29%) Lotus
13 12 (1.29%) CheckPoint
14 11 (1.19%) SAP
15 10 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
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Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + + Benefits
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Salary: £25k per year
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Salary: £20k - 30k per year + package
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