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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 31 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 427 482 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.83% 6.30% 4.45%
As % of the Applications category 35.55% 36.21% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 329 385 281
Average salary £31,750 £30,000 £31,661
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,775 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
1201 1331 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.40% 17.39% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1098 1130
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -12 152 £35,000 +16.66% 18
Essex +10 96 £31,500 +3.27% 4
Cambridgeshire -7 74 £30,000 - 14
Bedfordshire -8 62 £35,000 -7.28% 5
Suffolk +14 34 £27,500 +8.91% 7
Norfolk +2 11 £22,500 -2.17% 1
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 578 (66.13%) Microsoft
2 441 (50.46%) MS Excel
3 317 (36.27%) Windows
4 275 (31.46%) SQL
5 241 (27.57%) Active Directory
6 208 (23.80%) Finance
7 179 (20.48%) ITIL
8 152 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 136 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 132 (15.10%) MS Exchange
11 116 (13.27%) Degree
12 114 (13.04%) MS Visio
13 112 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
14 109 (12.47%) Time Management
15 107 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
16 103 (11.78%) Project Management
17 102 (11.67%) Office 365
18 99 (11.33%) TCP/IP
19 84 (9.61%) VMware
20 78 (8.92%) DNS
20 78 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
20 78 (8.92%) Windows 7
21 77 (8.81%) Mentoring
22 75 (8.58%) QA
23 74 (8.47%) Linux
24 73 (8.35%) Windows Server 2003
25 72 (8.24%) HTML
25 72 (8.24%) MS PowerPoint
26 71 (8.12%) SharePoint
26 71 (8.12%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 132 (15.10%) MS Exchange
2 71 (8.12%) SharePoint
3 42 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 25 (2.86%) Apache
6 24 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (2.52%) WebSphere
8 19 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (2.17%) Apache ServiceMix
9 17 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.83%) IIS
10 16 (1.83%) IBM Notes
11 15 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (1.37%) Lync
13 10 (1.14%) SAS
13 10 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.92%) WorkSite
14 8 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.57%) JOnAS
Applications
1 441 (50.46%) MS Excel
2 114 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 72 (8.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (4.35%) MS Project
5 7 (0.80%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.69%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.23%) InDesign
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.69%) AWD
3 4 (0.46%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.34%) SunGard AvantGard
4 3 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
4 3 (0.34%) BASE24
4 3 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
5 2 (0.23%) Line 50
5 2 (0.23%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 102 (11.67%) Office 365
2 22 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.03%) PaaS
5 7 (0.80%) IaaS
6 4 (0.46%) SaaS
6 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.11%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (11.33%) TCP/IP
2 78 (8.92%) DNS
3 67 (7.67%) DHCP
4 64 (7.32%) VPN
5 49 (5.61%) WAN
6 47 (5.38%) LAN
7 46 (5.26%) Firewall
8 29 (3.32%) Internet
9 26 (2.97%) FTP
10 23 (2.63%) SSL
11 20 (2.29%) SAN
11 20 (2.29%) MPLS
12 19 (2.17%) Wireless
13 18 (2.06%) VoIP
14 15 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (1.72%) Intranet
15 11 (1.26%) OSPF
15 11 (1.26%) BGP
15 11 (1.26%) DSL
16 9 (1.03%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.66%) MS Access
3 24 (2.75%) MySQL
3 24 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
4 20 (2.29%) DB2
5 16 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.80%) FileMaker
10 6 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.46%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.46%) OLAP
11 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.34%) QlikView
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (3.32%) HP UFT
2 28 (3.20%) JIRA
2 28 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (2.17%) Selenium
4 15 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.69%) Xcode
6 6 (0.69%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.46%) Toad
8 3 (0.34%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.23%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.23%) MSI
9 2 (0.23%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.11%) TestNG
10 1 (0.11%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.11%) ERwin
10 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.11%) JUnit
General
1 208 (23.80%) Finance
2 53 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.63%) Legal
4 20 (2.29%) Banking
4 20 (2.29%) Back Office
4 20 (2.29%) Marketing
5 17 (1.95%) Front Office
5 17 (1.95%) Retail
6 13 (1.49%) Publishing
7 10 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.14%) Billing
8 8 (0.92%) Electronics
8 8 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.69%) French Language
10 5 (0.57%) German Language
10 5 (0.57%) Polish Language
10 5 (0.57%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.57%) Local Government
10 5 (0.57%) Advertising
10 5 (0.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 334 (38.22%) Analyst
2 109 (12.47%) Support Analyst
3 92 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 67 (7.67%) Business Analyst
5 59 (6.75%) Developer
6 55 (6.29%) Senior Analyst
7 51 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 49 (5.61%) Service Analyst
8 49 (5.61%) IT Support
9 44 (5.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 41 (4.69%) Technical Support
11 40 (4.58%) Systems Analyst
12 39 (4.46%) Applications Support
13 37 (4.23%) Senior Business Analyst
14 33 (3.78%) Test Analyst
14 33 (3.78%) Business Systems Analyst
15 32 (3.66%) Administrator
16 31 (3.55%) Technical Analyst
17 26 (2.97%) Technical Engineer
17 26 (2.97%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (8.24%) HTML
2 52 (5.95%) XML
3 51 (5.84%) .NET
4 37 (4.23%) CSS
5 25 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 20 (2.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 19 (2.17%) JDBC
8 18 (2.06%) Ajax
8 18 (2.06%) .NET Framework
9 15 (1.72%) ADSI
9 15 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (1.49%) jQuery
11 12 (1.37%) Web Services
12 11 (1.26%) Application Packaging
13 8 (0.92%) HTML5
14 7 (0.80%) CSS3
14 7 (0.80%) Flash
15 5 (0.57%) WCF
15 5 (0.57%) WPF
15 5 (0.57%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (6.98%) Mathematics
3 59 (6.75%) Management Information System
4 29 (3.32%) Data Centre
5 24 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.52%) AS400
7 20 (2.29%) Client/Server
8 18 (2.06%) Handset
8 18 (2.06%) FMCG
9 17 (1.95%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.72%) E-Learning
11 13 (1.49%) iSeries
12 11 (1.26%) Statistics
13 9 (1.03%) Physics
13 9 (1.03%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.03%) User Experience
14 8 (0.92%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.80%) Thin Client
15 7 (0.80%) Mobile Computing
15 7 (0.80%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 317 (36.27%) Windows
2 107 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (8.92%) Windows 7
3 78 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 74 (8.47%) Linux
5 73 (8.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (6.98%) UNIX
7 48 (5.49%) Windows 8
8 43 (4.92%) Windows XP
9 34 (3.89%) AIX
10 32 (3.66%) Solaris
11 24 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (1.95%) Windows Vista
13 16 (1.83%) Android
14 10 (1.14%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (0.80%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.57%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.34%) HPUX
18 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (20.48%) ITIL
2 136 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (12.47%) Time Management
4 103 (11.78%) Project Management
5 77 (8.81%) Mentoring
6 66 (7.55%) Business Analysis
6 66 (7.55%) Waterfall
7 62 (7.09%) Change Management
8 61 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 41 (4.69%) Scrum
9 41 (4.69%) Problem Management
10 40 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (4.46%) Software Delivery
12 38 (4.35%) Coaching
13 37 (4.23%) Service Delivery
14 34 (3.89%) Service Management
14 34 (3.89%) CRM
15 32 (3.66%) Information Security
16 31 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (3.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 275 (31.46%) SQL
2 58 (6.64%) C
3 50 (5.72%) C#
3 50 (5.72%) Java
4 40 (4.58%) VBA
5 34 (3.89%) JavaScript
6 30 (3.43%) VB
7 28 (3.20%) T-SQL
8 19 (2.17%) Perl
8 19 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 11 (1.26%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.03%) VBScript
12 7 (0.80%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.69%) AppleScript
13 6 (0.69%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.69%) Apple Swift
14 5 (0.57%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.57%) PHP
15 2 (0.23%) RPG
Qualifications
1 116 (13.27%) Degree
2 67 (7.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (6.06%) MCP
4 35 (4.00%) ISEB
5 34 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (2.97%) CCNA
7 25 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (2.75%) CBAP
9 23 (2.63%) MCSE
10 21 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (1.83%) MCSA
12 15 (1.72%) CCNP
13 14 (1.60%) Security Cleared
14 10 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (0.92%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.92%) MCITP
16 7 (0.80%) ISTQB
17 6 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 5 (0.57%) LPIC
18 5 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (8.58%) QA
2 44 (5.03%) SLA
3 8 (0.92%) P3O
4 6 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.57%) ISO 9002
5 5 (0.57%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.57%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.23%) GMP
6 2 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 241 (27.57%) Active Directory
2 61 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (6.29%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.97%) Terminal Services
4 26 (2.97%) vSphere
5 19 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.06%) VMware ESX
6 18 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
6 18 (2.06%) XenApp
7 13 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
9 9 (1.03%) ISA Server
10 5 (0.57%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.46%) MetaFrame
12 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (2.75%) WSUS
2 18 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.49%) SCCM
4 9 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (1.03%) Tivoli
4 9 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.03%) HP NNM
5 7 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.57%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.34%) SCOM
8 2 (0.23%) Nagios
9 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.11%) Cacti
9 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.11%) Opsview
9 1 (0.11%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 578 (66.13%) Microsoft
2 84 (9.61%) VMware
3 71 (8.12%) Citrix
4 66 (7.55%) Cisco
5 60 (6.86%) HP
6 51 (5.84%) Oracle
7 30 (3.43%) IBM
8 23 (2.63%) Apple
9 21 (2.40%) CheckPoint
9 21 (2.40%) Dell
10 19 (2.17%) SAP
11 17 (1.95%) NetApp
12 16 (1.83%) Lotus
13 14 (1.60%) Sun
13 14 (1.60%) Symantec
14 13 (1.49%) Juniper
15 11 (1.26%) Intel
15 11 (1.26%) McAfee
15 11 (1.26%) SonicWALL
16 10 (1.14%) Sophos
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