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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 368 403 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.23% 5.50% 5.36%
As % of the Applications category 38.29% 31.56% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 288 303 273
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
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
961 1277 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.67% 17.42% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 754 1018 955
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +9 131 £32,500 +6.55% 18
Essex +4 115 £26,000 -2.80% 9
Bedfordshire -2 58 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Cambridgeshire -24 51 £35,000 +32.07% 8
Suffolk -28 13 £26,000 +46.47% 2
Norfolk -17 4 £25,000 -36.70% 1
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 492 (64.40%) Microsoft
2 388 (50.79%) MS Excel
3 311 (40.71%) Windows
4 225 (29.45%) Active Directory
5 185 (24.21%) Finance
6 173 (22.64%) SQL
7 167 (21.86%) ITIL
8 127 (16.62%) MS Exchange
9 120 (15.71%) Windows Server
10 105 (13.74%) VMware
11 103 (13.48%) Windows 7
12 93 (12.17%) SQL Server
13 89 (11.65%) Citrix
14 88 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 88 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 86 (11.26%) Project Management
16 84 (10.99%) MS Visio
16 84 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
17 83 (10.86%) Firewall
18 77 (10.08%) DNS
19 76 (9.95%) Degree
20 75 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
21 74 (9.69%) Time Management
22 72 (9.42%) Office 365
23 69 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
23 69 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
24 67 (8.77%) HP
25 65 (8.51%) TCP/IP
26 61 (7.98%) Windows XP
27 60 (7.85%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 127 (16.62%) MS Exchange
2 60 (7.85%) SharePoint
3 53 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (3.80%) Tomcat
6 29 (3.80%) WebSphere
7 24 (3.14%) Apache
7 24 (3.14%) Apache ServiceMix
7 24 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (3.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (2.49%) Skype for Business
9 18 (2.36%) IIS
10 9 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (1.18%) IBM Notes
10 9 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.65%) IBM Domino
11 5 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.52%) CMS
12 4 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 388 (50.79%) MS Excel
2 84 (10.99%) MS Visio
3 59 (7.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (3.53%) MS Project
5 3 (0.39%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.26%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.52%) Primavera
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.26%) AWD
4 2 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.26%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.13%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.13%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.13%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.13%) BASE24
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.13%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.13%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 72 (9.42%) Office 365
2 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.65%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.26%) SaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.13%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 83 (10.86%) Firewall
2 77 (10.08%) DNS
3 65 (8.51%) TCP/IP
4 57 (7.46%) DHCP
5 43 (5.63%) WAN
6 41 (5.37%) VPN
7 40 (5.24%) VoIP
8 30 (3.93%) Wireless
9 27 (3.53%) SSL
10 25 (3.27%) Internet
10 25 (3.27%) SAN
11 24 (3.14%) FTP
12 23 (3.01%) Intranet
12 23 (3.01%) LAN
13 22 (2.88%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (2.09%) SSH
14 16 (2.09%) VRRP
15 15 (1.96%) BGP
15 15 (1.96%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.40%) MySQL
3 16 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (1.70%) DB2
7 12 (1.57%) MS Access
7 12 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (1.57%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.79%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.39%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (3.14%) HP UFT
2 20 (2.62%) JIRA
3 14 (1.83%) Selenium
4 13 (1.70%) TestDirector
5 10 (1.31%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.79%) ClearQuest
6 6 (0.79%) LoadRunner
6 6 (0.79%) Toad
7 4 (0.52%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.52%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.39%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.39%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.26%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.13%) ERwin
10 1 (0.13%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 185 (24.21%) Finance
2 47 (6.15%) Legal
3 31 (4.06%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.66%) Law
5 27 (3.53%) Banking
6 23 (3.01%) Retail
7 15 (1.96%) Billing
8 13 (1.70%) Marketing
9 9 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.79%) Back Office
10 6 (0.79%) French Language
10 6 (0.79%) German Language
10 6 (0.79%) Publishing
11 5 (0.65%) Advertising
11 5 (0.65%) Games
11 5 (0.65%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.52%) Front Office
13 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 290 (37.96%) Analyst
2 91 (11.91%) IT Support
3 88 (11.52%) Support Analyst
4 73 (9.55%) Support Engineer
5 56 (7.33%) Service Analyst
6 54 (7.07%) IT Analyst
7 50 (6.54%) Service Desk Analyst
8 46 (6.02%) 1st Line Support
9 41 (5.37%) Senior Analyst
10 39 (5.10%) Business Analyst
11 38 (4.97%) Desktop Support
11 38 (4.97%) Help Desk Support
12 35 (4.58%) Administrator
13 34 (4.45%) IT Support Analyst
14 33 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
14 33 (4.32%) IT Engineer
15 29 (3.80%) Project Manager
15 29 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
16 27 (3.53%) Consultant
16 27 (3.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.10%) XML
2 26 (3.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 24 (3.14%) LAMP
4 23 (3.01%) .NET
5 20 (2.62%) HTML
6 16 (2.09%) Web Services
7 13 (1.70%) JDBC
8 9 (1.18%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.05%) Visualforce
10 6 (0.79%) CSS
10 6 (0.79%) Flash
10 6 (0.79%) jQuery
11 5 (0.65%) HTML5
11 5 (0.65%) SOAP
12 4 (0.52%) CSS3
12 4 (0.52%) EDI
12 4 (0.52%) MAPI
12 4 (0.52%) XML Messaging
13 3 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.63%) Driving Licence
3 29 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.01%) Blackberry
5 20 (2.62%) AS400
6 19 (2.49%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.96%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.57%) Clustering
8 12 (1.57%) Fat Client
8 12 (1.57%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.18%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.05%) iSeries
10 8 (1.05%) Life Science
10 8 (1.05%) Social Media
10 8 (1.05%) User Experience
11 7 (0.92%) Private Cloud
11 7 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.79%) iPhone
12 6 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 311 (40.71%) Windows
2 120 (15.71%) Windows Server
3 103 (13.48%) Windows 7
4 84 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (7.98%) Windows XP
7 58 (7.59%) Unix
8 54 (7.07%) Linux
9 53 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (4.58%) Windows 8
11 16 (2.09%) AIX
11 16 (2.09%) Solaris
12 13 (1.70%) Android
12 13 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.44%) Mac OS
14 9 (1.18%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.65%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.52%) OS/400
17 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (21.86%) ITIL
2 86 (11.26%) Project Management
3 74 (9.69%) Time Management
4 69 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (6.68%) Mentoring
6 46 (6.02%) CRM
6 46 (6.02%) Waterfall
7 44 (5.76%) Problem Management
7 44 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (4.97%) Software Delivery
9 37 (4.84%) Business Analysis
10 36 (4.71%) Service Management
11 35 (4.58%) Service Delivery
12 34 (4.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (4.32%) Presales
14 32 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (3.93%) Change Management
16 28 (3.66%) Document Management
17 27 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (3.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 173 (22.64%) SQL
2 53 (6.94%) Java
3 26 (3.40%) Perl
4 25 (3.27%) Bash Shell
5 23 (3.01%) C
6 18 (2.36%) Shell Script
7 17 (2.23%) VBA
8 15 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.57%) C#
9 12 (1.57%) PHP
9 12 (1.57%) VB
10 10 (1.31%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.05%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.79%) RPG
14 1 (0.13%) C++
14 1 (0.13%) Python
14 1 (0.13%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.13%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 88 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (9.95%) Degree
3 54 (7.07%) MCSE
4 46 (6.02%) MCSA
5 36 (4.71%) MCP
6 29 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (3.80%) ISEB
6 29 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (2.23%) CCNP
8 17 (2.23%) CISSP
9 16 (2.09%) CISM
9 16 (2.09%) ISTQB
9 16 (2.09%) MCITP
9 16 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (1.96%) CBAP
10 15 (1.96%) CISA
11 14 (1.83%) CCNA
12 13 (1.70%) PCI QSA
13 11 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.59%) SLA
2 46 (6.02%) QA
3 21 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.36%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.65%) HL7
7 4 (0.52%) P3O
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) NEBOSH
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 225 (29.45%) Active Directory
2 88 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.53%) vSphere
5 26 (3.40%) XenApp
6 17 (2.23%) XenDesktop
7 11 (1.44%) Postfix
7 11 (1.44%) qmail
7 11 (1.44%) Sendmail
7 11 (1.44%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.65%) XenServer
10 3 (0.39%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.26%) NFS
11 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (3.93%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.96%) HP NNM
3 11 (1.44%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.44%) Plesk
4 4 (0.52%) SCCM
5 3 (0.39%) Nessus
5 3 (0.39%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.39%) WSUS
6 2 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.26%) SCOM
6 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.13%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.13%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 492 (64.40%) Microsoft
2 105 (13.74%) VMware
3 89 (11.65%) Citrix
4 67 (8.77%) HP
5 56 (7.33%) Cisco
6 52 (6.81%) Oracle
7 29 (3.80%) IBM
8 28 (3.66%) Apple
9 27 (3.53%) SAP
10 21 (2.75%) iManage
11 20 (2.62%) Veeam
12 17 (2.23%) SonicWALL
13 16 (2.09%) Juniper
14 15 (1.96%) F5
14 15 (1.96%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.83%) Dell
15 14 (1.83%) Planview
16 13 (1.70%) CheckPoint
17 11 (1.44%) Intel
18 10 (1.31%) Sage
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Bonus and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15k - 18k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Raytheon
Salary: Flexible Depending On experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago