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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 33 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 426 502 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.63% 6.28% 4.08%
As % of the Applications category 32.54% 35.93% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 334 400 280
Average salary £32,200 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
1309 1397 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.31% 17.48% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 1146 1177
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £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 29 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 29 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 -10 154 £32,500 - 15
Cambridgeshire -4 87 £30,000 +2.94% 11
Essex -4 80 £35,000 +9.37% 9
Bedfordshire +2 66 £36,500 +7.35% 10
Suffolk +18 33 £25,500 +6.25% 6
Norfolk -1 8 £22,500 -2.17% 6
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 592 (66.44%) Microsoft
2 459 (51.52%) MS Excel
3 350 (39.28%) Windows
4 273 (30.64%) Active Directory
5 264 (29.63%) SQL
6 185 (20.76%) Finance
7 180 (20.20%) ITIL
8 165 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 150 (16.84%) SQL Server
10 134 (15.04%) Degree
11 132 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 126 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
13 122 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
14 117 (13.13%) Time Management
15 110 (12.35%) MS Visio
15 110 (12.35%) Citrix
16 106 (11.90%) TCP/IP
16 106 (11.90%) Office 365
17 104 (11.67%) VMware
18 102 (11.45%) Project Management
19 97 (10.89%) Windows 7
20 94 (10.55%) Windows Server 2012
21 92 (10.33%) MS PowerPoint
22 86 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
23 79 (8.87%) Linux
24 78 (8.75%) HTML
24 78 (8.75%) DNS
24 78 (8.75%) Cisco
25 76 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
26 74 (8.31%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 165 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 67 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (6.73%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 23 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (2.58%) IBM Notes
6 22 (2.47%) IIS
7 20 (2.24%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (1.68%) WebSphere
11 14 (1.57%) Apache
12 13 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
13 12 (1.35%) Lync
14 11 (1.23%) SAS
15 10 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.79%) WebLogic
17 5 (0.56%) JOnAS
Applications
1 459 (51.52%) MS Excel
2 110 (12.35%) MS Visio
3 92 (10.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (3.25%) MS Project
5 11 (1.23%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.67%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.67%) SOLIDWORKS
9 5 (0.56%) InDesign
10 3 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.22%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.11%) SPSS
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (0.90%) AWD
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.45%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
4 3 (0.34%) SunGard AvantGard
5 2 (0.22%) Line 50
5 2 (0.22%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.11%) Maximo
6 1 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 106 (11.90%) Office 365
2 25 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.12%) PaaS
5 8 (0.90%) IaaS
6 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.45%) SaaS
8 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 106 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 78 (8.75%) DNS
3 74 (8.31%) VPN
4 72 (8.08%) WAN
5 69 (7.74%) LAN
6 64 (7.18%) DHCP
7 50 (5.61%) Firewall
8 36 (4.04%) Internet
9 28 (3.14%) SAN
10 22 (2.47%) MPLS
11 21 (2.36%) SSL
11 21 (2.36%) VoIP
12 20 (2.24%) FTP
12 20 (2.24%) Wireless
13 19 (2.13%) Broadband
14 17 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (1.68%) DSL
16 11 (1.23%) Intranet
16 11 (1.23%) SMTP
17 9 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.04%) MS Access
3 29 (3.25%) Crystal Reports
4 23 (2.58%) MySQL
5 21 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.57%) DB2
9 12 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.79%) FileMaker
11 7 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.45%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.45%) OLAP
14 3 (0.34%) NonStop SQL
14 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.81%) HP UFT
3 20 (2.24%) JIRA
4 19 (2.13%) Selenium
5 13 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.79%) Xcode
8 5 (0.56%) LabVIEW
8 5 (0.56%) TestDirector
8 5 (0.56%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.45%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.34%) XMLSpy
10 3 (0.34%) VersaTest
11 2 (0.22%) MSI
11 2 (0.22%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.11%) JUnit
12 1 (0.11%) GCC
12 1 (0.11%) TestNG
General
1 185 (20.76%) Finance
2 66 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.70%) Marketing
4 25 (2.81%) Publishing
4 25 (2.81%) Back Office
5 18 (2.02%) Front Office
6 15 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.68%) Banking
7 14 (1.57%) Electronics
8 13 (1.46%) Legal
9 9 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.01%) Retail
10 8 (0.90%) French Language
11 7 (0.79%) German Language
12 6 (0.67%) Advertising
13 5 (0.56%) Automotive
13 5 (0.56%) Billing
13 5 (0.56%) Polish Language
13 5 (0.56%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 297 (33.33%) Analyst
2 104 (11.67%) Support Analyst
3 94 (10.55%) Support Engineer
4 68 (7.63%) Developer
5 66 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 53 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 46 (5.16%) Senior Analyst
8 45 (5.05%) IT Support
9 38 (4.26%) Technical Support
10 37 (4.15%) Systems Analyst
11 33 (3.70%) Applications Support
12 32 (3.59%) Service Analyst
13 30 (3.37%) Technical Analyst
14 28 (3.14%) Senior Business Analyst
15 27 (3.03%) Administrator
15 27 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
15 27 (3.03%) Business Systems Analyst
15 27 (3.03%) Test Analyst
15 27 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
16 25 (2.81%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (8.75%) HTML
2 56 (6.29%) .NET
3 44 (4.94%) XML
4 41 (4.60%) CSS
5 29 (3.25%) ASP.NET
6 22 (2.47%) .NET Framework
7 18 (2.02%) jQuery
8 17 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (1.91%) Ajax
9 15 (1.68%) Web Services
10 14 (1.57%) ADSI
11 13 (1.46%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (1.46%) Flash
11 13 (1.46%) JDBC
12 11 (1.23%) Application Packaging
13 8 (0.90%) RESTful
13 8 (0.90%) WCF
13 8 (0.90%) WPF
13 8 (0.90%) Silverlight
14 7 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 126 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (6.96%) Management Information System
3 54 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 38 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 36 (4.04%) Data Centre
6 27 (3.03%) AS400
6 27 (3.03%) Blackberry
7 22 (2.47%) FMCG
8 19 (2.13%) Handset
9 18 (2.02%) iSeries
10 16 (1.80%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.68%) E-Learning
12 10 (1.12%) Statistics
13 9 (1.01%) User Experience
14 7 (0.79%) iPhone
14 7 (0.79%) Fat Client
14 7 (0.79%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.79%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.67%) Physics
15 6 (0.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 350 (39.28%) Windows
2 132 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 97 (10.89%) Windows 7
4 94 (10.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 86 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 79 (8.87%) Linux
7 63 (7.07%) Windows XP
8 52 (5.84%) UNIX
8 52 (5.84%) Windows 8
9 33 (3.70%) AIX
10 31 (3.48%) Solaris
11 23 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (2.36%) Android
13 19 (2.13%) Windows Vista
14 14 (1.57%) Data ONTAP
15 11 (1.23%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.79%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.67%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.56%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (20.20%) ITIL
2 122 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (13.13%) Time Management
4 102 (11.45%) Project Management
5 66 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 62 (6.96%) Change Management
7 58 (6.51%) Waterfall
8 57 (6.40%) Business Analysis
9 52 (5.84%) PRINCE2
10 40 (4.49%) Service Management
10 40 (4.49%) Service Delivery
11 39 (4.38%) Scrum
11 39 (4.38%) Problem Management
12 36 (4.04%) CRM
12 36 (4.04%) Line Management
13 34 (3.82%) Software Delivery
14 33 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 32 (3.59%) Release Management
15 32 (3.59%) Coaching
16 31 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 264 (29.63%) SQL
2 56 (6.29%) C#
3 55 (6.17%) C
4 44 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 39 (4.38%) Java
6 33 (3.70%) VBA
7 31 (3.48%) VB
8 30 (3.37%) T-SQL
9 13 (1.46%) Perl
9 13 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.23%) VBScript
11 10 (1.12%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.90%) PHP
12 8 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.79%) Apple Swift
13 7 (0.79%) AppleScript
14 5 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 134 (15.04%) Degree
2 64 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (6.73%) MCP
4 35 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (3.70%) ISEB
6 30 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
7 27 (3.03%) CCNA
8 25 (2.81%) MCSE
9 23 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 17 (1.91%) MCSA
11 16 (1.80%) CBAP
12 15 (1.68%) CCNP
13 11 (1.23%) Security Cleared
14 10 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (1.01%) ISTQB
16 8 (0.90%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (0.79%) SC Cleared
18 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 6 (0.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (8.31%) QA
2 48 (5.39%) SLA
3 12 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.56%) ISO 9002
4 5 (0.56%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.56%) JTAG
4 5 (0.56%) P3O
4 5 (0.56%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.45%) GMP
6 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 273 (30.64%) Active Directory
2 76 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (7.18%) Hyper-V
4 32 (3.59%) vSphere
5 28 (3.14%) Terminal Services
6 25 (2.81%) VMware ESX
7 22 (2.47%) XenApp
8 20 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (1.35%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (1.01%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.67%) Xen
13 5 (0.56%) MetaFrame
13 5 (0.56%) PowerHA
14 4 (0.45%) NLBS
15 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
16 2 (0.22%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.22%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (3.48%) WSUS
2 18 (2.02%) SCCM
3 15 (1.68%) Tivoli
3 15 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.79%) HP NNM
7 5 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.56%) Nagios
7 5 (0.56%) SCOM
8 4 (0.45%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.22%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.11%) MOM
10 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.11%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 592 (66.44%) Microsoft
2 110 (12.35%) Citrix
3 104 (11.67%) VMware
4 78 (8.75%) Cisco
5 57 (6.40%) HP
6 54 (6.06%) Oracle
7 32 (3.59%) IBM
8 29 (3.25%) CheckPoint
9 24 (2.69%) NetApp
10 23 (2.58%) Lotus
10 23 (2.58%) Apple
11 17 (1.91%) Dell
12 16 (1.80%) SAP
12 16 (1.80%) Adobe
13 15 (1.68%) BMC
14 13 (1.46%) Symantec
14 13 (1.46%) Sun
14 13 (1.46%) Intel
14 13 (1.46%) Avaya
15 12 (1.35%) McAfee
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