The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 469 426 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.41% 4.97% 4.92%
As % of the Applications category 34.38% 30.56% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 358 349 400
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1364 1394 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.74% 16.26% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1232 1100
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +9 185 £29,750 -0.83% 14
Cambridgeshire -2 96 £35,000 +27.27% 15
Essex -7 77 £32,000 -1.53% 10
Bedfordshire -6 75 £32,500 +4.83% 12
Norfolk +14 25 £26,500 +55.88% 6
Suffolk -24 10 £27,500 +10.00% 4
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 542 (66.83%) Microsoft
2 418 (51.54%) Windows
3 408 (50.31%) MS Excel
4 197 (24.29%) SQL
5 191 (23.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 186 (22.93%) Active Directory
6 186 (22.93%) Finance
7 172 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 158 (19.48%) MS Exchange
9 154 (18.99%) Windows 7
10 149 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 141 (17.39%) ITIL
12 125 (15.41%) TCP/IP
13 120 (14.80%) Windows XP
14 119 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 118 (14.55%) Degree
16 112 (13.81%) VMware
17 93 (11.47%) SharePoint
18 91 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
19 90 (11.10%) Project Management
20 87 (10.73%) DNS
21 85 (10.48%) Citrix
22 76 (9.37%) Retail
23 74 (9.12%) Cisco
23 74 (9.12%) IIS
23 74 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
24 73 (9.00%) LAN
25 71 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
26 68 (8.38%) VPN
26 68 (8.38%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 158 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 93 (11.47%) SharePoint
3 91 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 74 (9.12%) IIS
5 62 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 39 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 37 (4.56%) SharePoint Server
8 35 (4.32%) WebSphere
9 34 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 34 (4.19%) IBM HTTP Server
9 34 (4.19%) WebSphere Application Server
9 34 (4.19%) Tomcat
9 34 (4.19%) MQSeries
10 22 (2.71%) Lync
11 18 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
12 16 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (1.85%) IBM Notes
14 12 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 408 (50.31%) MS Excel
2 71 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 52 (6.41%) MS Project
4 37 (4.56%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.60%) Acrobat
6 11 (1.36%) FrameMaker
7 10 (1.23%) Photoshop
7 10 (1.23%) PowerPivot
8 8 (0.99%) InDesign
9 7 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.74%) LaTeX
11 2 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.12%) SPSS
12 1 (0.12%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.74%) AWD
3 3 (0.37%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.25%) BASE24
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.25%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.12%) Movex
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.33%) Office 365
2 18 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.74%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.49%) SaaS
5 3 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 125 (15.41%) TCP/IP
2 87 (10.73%) DNS
3 73 (9.00%) LAN
4 68 (8.38%) VPN
5 66 (8.14%) Firewall
6 60 (7.40%) WAN
7 58 (7.15%) DHCP
8 46 (5.67%) Internet
9 42 (5.18%) HTTP
10 36 (4.44%) SAN
11 34 (4.19%) FTP
12 20 (2.47%) NAS
13 19 (2.34%) VLAN
14 18 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (2.22%) Wireless
14 18 (2.22%) SSL
15 17 (2.10%) Network Security
15 17 (2.10%) VoIP
15 17 (2.10%) ADSL
16 12 (1.48%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.19%) DB2
3 25 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
6 20 (2.47%) MS Access
6 20 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.73%) OLAP
9 14 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (0.74%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.62%) MySQL
13 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.25%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (2.10%) Visual Studio
2 16 (1.97%) JIRA
3 9 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (0.86%) Eclipse
4 7 (0.86%) TestDirector
5 6 (0.74%) Selenium
6 5 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.62%) Subversion
7 4 (0.49%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.37%) SCons
8 3 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.25%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.25%) JUnit
9 2 (0.25%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.25%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.25%) GCC
9 2 (0.25%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.25%) GoogleTest
10 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 186 (22.93%) Finance
2 76 (9.37%) Retail
3 42 (5.18%) Manufacturing
4 29 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.33%) Marketing
6 22 (2.71%) Electronics
7 16 (1.97%) Banking
8 11 (1.36%) Legal
9 10 (1.23%) Back Office
10 8 (0.99%) Law
11 6 (0.74%) Automotive
11 6 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.74%) French Language
11 6 (0.74%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.62%) German Language
13 4 (0.49%) Publishing
14 3 (0.37%) Advertising
14 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.37%) Local Government
15 2 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 270 (33.29%) Analyst
2 107 (13.19%) Support Analyst
3 98 (12.08%) Support Engineer
4 59 (7.27%) Developer
5 51 (6.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 50 (6.17%) Service Analyst
7 47 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 38 (4.69%) Operations Analyst
9 37 (4.56%) Project Manager
9 37 (4.56%) IT Support
10 34 (4.19%) Operations Support Analyst
10 34 (4.19%) 1st Line Support
11 32 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
12 30 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
13 29 (3.58%) Consultant
14 28 (3.45%) Administrator
14 28 (3.45%) Support Technician
15 27 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 27 (3.33%) Junior
15 27 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (8.38%) .NET
2 44 (5.43%) HTML
3 35 (4.32%) Middleware
3 35 (4.32%) J2EE
4 34 (4.19%) JDBC
5 30 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 28 (3.45%) Web Services
7 20 (2.47%) XML
8 17 (2.10%) jQuery
8 17 (2.10%) CSS
9 10 (1.23%) MDX
10 9 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (1.11%) SOAP
11 8 (0.99%) XSLT
11 8 (0.99%) Silverlight
12 7 (0.86%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.86%) DHTML
13 6 (0.74%) SGML
13 6 (0.74%) XSL
13 6 (0.74%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.43%) Blackberry
2 33 (4.07%) Management Information System
3 26 (3.21%) Firmware
4 18 (2.22%) Smartphone
4 18 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 17 (2.10%) Clustering
6 15 (1.85%) Replication
7 12 (1.48%) SecurID
7 12 (1.48%) iPad
8 11 (1.36%) Wiki
8 11 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.11%) AS400
10 7 (0.86%) Statistics
11 6 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.74%) Social Media
11 6 (0.74%) Kindle
12 4 (0.49%) IVR
12 4 (0.49%) PMI
12 4 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 418 (51.54%) Windows
2 191 (23.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 172 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 154 (18.99%) Windows 7
5 120 (14.80%) Windows XP
6 67 (8.26%) Linux
7 65 (8.01%) Windows 8
7 65 (8.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (6.04%) Windows Vista
9 43 (5.30%) UNIX
10 38 (4.69%) AIX
11 34 (4.19%) Solaris
12 30 (3.70%) Android
13 15 (1.85%) Apple iOS
14 11 (1.36%) Windows Phone 8
14 11 (1.36%) Windows Phone
14 11 (1.36%) VMS
14 11 (1.36%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.74%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (17.39%) ITIL
2 90 (11.10%) Project Management
3 65 (8.01%) PRINCE2
4 55 (6.78%) E-Commerce
5 42 (5.18%) CRM
6 35 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (3.70%) Time Management
8 28 (3.45%) Change Management
9 27 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 27 (3.33%) ERP
10 26 (3.21%) Service Delivery
10 26 (3.21%) Problem Management
11 24 (2.96%) Business Analysis
12 22 (2.71%) Service Management
12 22 (2.71%) Software Testing
13 21 (2.59%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (2.59%) Software Engineering
14 20 (2.47%) MVC
14 20 (2.47%) Change Control
15 18 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 197 (24.29%) SQL
2 54 (6.66%) Java
3 48 (5.92%) C#
4 31 (3.82%) C
5 30 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.08%) Perl
6 25 (3.08%) VB.NET
6 25 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 22 (2.71%) Bash Shell
8 21 (2.59%) VBA
9 18 (2.22%) C++
10 12 (1.48%) VBScript
11 11 (1.36%) VB
12 9 (1.11%) PHP
13 5 (0.62%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.49%) VB6
14 4 (0.49%) Python
15 2 (0.25%) XAML
15 2 (0.25%) R
16 1 (0.12%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 119 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 118 (14.55%) Degree
3 58 (7.15%) MCSE
4 48 (5.92%) MCP
5 37 (4.56%) MCSA
6 32 (3.95%) Security Cleared
7 29 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
8 28 (3.45%) MCITP
9 22 (2.71%) ISEB
10 20 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (1.85%) CCNA
12 14 (1.73%) Security+ Certification
12 14 (1.73%) MCTS
12 14 (1.73%) CCNP
13 13 (1.60%) A+ Certification
14 11 (1.36%) CCIP
14 11 (1.36%) CCSP
15 10 (1.23%) ISTQB
16 9 (1.11%) SC Cleared
17 6 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.27%) SLA
2 25 (3.08%) QA
3 10 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 7 (0.86%) GAMP
5 7 (0.86%) GCP
5 7 (0.86%) GMP
6 2 (0.25%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.12%) P3O
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9002
7 1 (0.12%) TickIT
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 186 (22.93%) Active Directory
2 74 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (7.15%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.33%) vSphere
5 20 (2.47%) Terminal Services
6 18 (2.22%) XenApp
7 16 (1.97%) ISA Server
8 15 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 15 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
9 14 (1.73%) UAG
10 13 (1.60%) MetaFrame
11 7 (0.86%) XenServer
12 5 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.49%) Xen
14 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.25%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (2.96%) Backup Exec
2 20 (2.47%) SCCM
3 18 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (0.99%) Nagios
6 7 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.62%) WSUS
9 3 (0.37%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.37%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.37%) HP NNM
10 2 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.25%) SCOM
11 1 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 542 (66.83%) Microsoft
2 112 (13.81%) VMware
3 85 (10.48%) Citrix
4 74 (9.12%) Cisco
5 68 (8.38%) Oracle
6 42 (5.18%) IBM
6 42 (5.18%) Apple
7 37 (4.56%) Symantec
8 26 (3.21%) Lotus
8 26 (3.21%) Adobe
9 24 (2.96%) McAfee
10 19 (2.34%) HP
11 18 (2.22%) Civica
12 17 (2.10%) Cognos
13 15 (1.85%) Business Objects
14 14 (1.73%) Google
15 13 (1.60%) NetApp
16 11 (1.36%) Clearswift
16 11 (1.36%) Sage
17 10 (1.23%) Teradata
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