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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 408 344 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.61% 5.24% 4.60%
As % of the Applications category 33.06% 30.60% 29.28%
Number of salaries quoted 307 258 311
Average salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
1234 1124 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.96% 17.14% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 987 913 1169
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -4 113 £32,000 +10.34% 12
Essex +6 100 £29,000 -3.33% 8
Cambridgeshire +15 92 £25,500 -26.61% 14
Bedfordshire -5 56 £40,500 +30.64% 12
Norfolk +27 34 £41,500 +84.44% 9
Suffolk +6 28 £18,000 -28.00% 5
MS Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 527 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 415 (48.82%) MS Excel
3 367 (43.18%) Windows
4 234 (27.53%) SQL
5 229 (26.94%) Active Directory
6 204 (24.00%) ITIL
7 202 (23.76%) Finance
8 124 (14.59%) Windows 7
9 118 (13.88%) SQL Server
10 113 (13.29%) MS Exchange
11 107 (12.59%) Degree
12 101 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
13 100 (11.76%) Project Management
14 99 (11.65%) MS Visio
15 95 (11.18%) Windows XP
16 92 (10.82%) MS PowerPoint
17 91 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
18 88 (10.35%) Linux
19 87 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
20 86 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
21 83 (9.76%) Citrix
22 79 (9.29%) SharePoint
23 78 (9.18%) TCP/IP
24 77 (9.06%) .NET
24 77 (9.06%) C#
25 75 (8.82%) Cisco
25 75 (8.82%) Service Delivery
26 71 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
27 67 (7.88%) HTML
28 66 (7.76%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 113 (13.29%) MS Exchange
2 79 (9.29%) SharePoint
3 48 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 44 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (4.94%) IIS
6 24 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.47%) WebSphere
8 19 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (2.24%) IBM HTTP Server
8 19 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (2.24%) MQSeries
8 19 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (1.76%) Lync
9 15 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.76%) CMS
10 14 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
11 13 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.94%) SAS
14 7 (0.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 415 (48.82%) MS Excel
2 99 (11.65%) MS Visio
3 92 (10.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (6.24%) MS Project
5 19 (2.24%) Photoshop
6 9 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.82%) InDesign
8 5 (0.59%) FrameMaker
8 5 (0.59%) Simulink
9 3 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.35%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.12%) Windchill
11 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.12%) Agresso
2 16 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.47%) AWD
5 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.24%) PRMS
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.12%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.00%) Office 365
2 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.82%) SaaS
4 3 (0.35%) IaaS
4 3 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Yammer
5 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 78 (9.18%) TCP/IP
2 60 (7.06%) VPN
3 48 (5.65%) Firewall
4 43 (5.06%) Internet
5 41 (4.82%) DNS
6 40 (4.71%) WAN
6 40 (4.71%) FTP
7 38 (4.47%) DHCP
8 33 (3.88%) Wireless
9 29 (3.41%) MPLS
10 27 (3.18%) LAN
11 26 (3.06%) VoIP
11 26 (3.06%) BGP
12 25 (2.94%) EIGRP
13 24 (2.82%) OSPF
14 23 (2.71%) SAN
15 22 (2.59%) HTTP
15 22 (2.59%) RIP
15 22 (2.59%) SSL
16 21 (2.47%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 26 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (2.71%) Oracle Database
5 21 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (2.35%) DB2
6 20 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (2.12%) MS Access
8 15 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.65%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.06%) OLAP
12 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (0.59%) MySQL
15 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
15 3 (0.35%) QlikView
15 3 (0.35%) Data Mining
16 2 (0.24%) Informix
Development Applications
1 47 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (4.12%) JIRA
3 23 (2.71%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.47%) Toad
5 18 (2.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (1.06%) SoapUI
6 9 (1.06%) Bugzilla
7 7 (0.82%) Selenium
7 7 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (0.71%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.59%) TestNG
9 5 (0.59%) JUnit
10 4 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.35%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.24%) TestDirector
12 2 (0.24%) MSI
13 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.12%) Subversion
13 1 (0.12%) XMLSpy
General
1 202 (23.76%) Finance
2 44 (5.18%) Retail
3 29 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.41%) Banking
4 25 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 24 (2.82%) Marketing
6 21 (2.47%) Legal
7 16 (1.88%) Publishing
8 13 (1.53%) Electronics
9 12 (1.41%) Law
10 11 (1.29%) Advertising
11 8 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.59%) Back Office
13 4 (0.47%) Games
13 4 (0.47%) Automotive
14 3 (0.35%) Local Government
15 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.24%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) Military
15 2 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 318 (37.41%) Analyst
2 124 (14.59%) Support Analyst
3 76 (8.94%) Developer
4 64 (7.53%) Service Analyst
5 56 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
6 55 (6.47%) IT Support
7 49 (5.76%) Support Engineer
8 41 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 39 (4.59%) Business Analyst
9 39 (4.59%) Administrator
10 34 (4.00%) Project Manager
10 34 (4.00%) Team Leader
11 31 (3.65%) Applications Support
12 30 (3.53%) Help Desk Support
13 29 (3.41%) Software Developer
14 28 (3.29%) 1st Line Support
14 28 (3.29%) Technical Support
14 28 (3.29%) Desktop Support
15 21 (2.47%) Junior
15 21 (2.47%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (9.06%) .NET
2 67 (7.88%) HTML
3 48 (5.65%) ASP.NET
3 48 (5.65%) XML
4 42 (4.94%) Middleware
5 23 (2.71%) jQuery
5 23 (2.71%) J2EE
6 22 (2.59%) CSS
7 21 (2.47%) WCF
7 21 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (2.24%) JDBC
9 18 (2.12%) Silverlight
10 17 (2.00%) WPF
11 15 (1.76%) Web Services
12 14 (1.65%) RESTful
13 10 (1.18%) Flash
14 9 (1.06%) WinForms
15 7 (0.82%) Ajax
15 7 (0.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 101 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.29%) Blackberry
3 37 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 32 (3.76%) Mathematics
5 22 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.88%) AS400
7 13 (1.53%) iSeries
7 13 (1.53%) iPad
8 11 (1.29%) Statistics
8 11 (1.29%) NHS
9 9 (1.06%) iPhone
10 8 (0.94%) Open Source
10 8 (0.94%) Kindle
10 8 (0.94%) Smartphone
10 8 (0.94%) PDA
11 7 (0.82%) EPoS
12 6 (0.71%) E-Learning
12 6 (0.71%) Handset
12 6 (0.71%) Physics
12 6 (0.71%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 367 (43.18%) Windows
2 124 (14.59%) Windows 7
3 95 (11.18%) Windows XP
4 91 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (10.35%) Linux
6 87 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (7.18%) UNIX
8 59 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (4.00%) Windows Vista
10 33 (3.88%) Windows 8
11 32 (3.76%) AIX
12 30 (3.53%) Solaris
13 19 (2.24%) Android
14 11 (1.29%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.94%) VMS
15 8 (0.94%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.71%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.59%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (24.00%) ITIL
2 100 (11.76%) Project Management
3 86 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 66 (7.76%) Change Management
6 58 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 50 (5.88%) Service Management
8 49 (5.76%) Scrum
8 49 (5.76%) Time Management
9 48 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 45 (5.29%) E-Commerce
11 41 (4.82%) CRM
12 38 (4.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 37 (4.35%) Problem Management
14 36 (4.24%) Line Management
15 30 (3.53%) Release Management
16 29 (3.41%) Incident Management
17 27 (3.18%) TDD
18 26 (3.06%) ITSM
18 26 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 234 (27.53%) SQL
2 77 (9.06%) C#
3 56 (6.59%) JavaScript
4 55 (6.47%) Java
5 35 (4.12%) T-SQL
6 33 (3.88%) C
7 31 (3.65%) VB.NET
8 25 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 24 (2.82%) C++
10 22 (2.59%) Perl
11 19 (2.24%) Bash Shell
12 17 (2.00%) PHP
13 11 (1.29%) VB
14 9 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.94%) VBScript
16 7 (0.82%) VBA
17 5 (0.59%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.47%) Python
18 4 (0.47%) VB6
19 3 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 107 (12.59%) Degree
2 71 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (4.12%) MCP
4 35 (4.12%) MCSA
5 29 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 26 (3.06%) CCNP
6 26 (3.06%) Security Cleared
7 22 (2.59%) MCSE
8 20 (2.35%) CCNA
9 17 (2.00%) SC Cleared
9 17 (2.00%) A+ Certification
10 15 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (1.53%) ISEB
12 11 (1.29%) MCITP
13 7 (0.82%) MCTS
13 7 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.71%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.65%) SLA
2 37 (4.35%) QA
3 11 (1.29%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.47%) P3O
5 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.35%) GAMP
5 3 (0.35%) GCP
5 3 (0.35%) GMP
6 2 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 229 (26.94%) Active Directory
2 46 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 46 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.41%) VMware ESX
4 10 (1.18%) Terminal Services
5 8 (0.94%) XenApp
5 8 (0.94%) vSphere
6 6 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.71%) VMware Server
7 5 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.47%) Xen
9 3 (0.35%) NLBS
10 2 (0.24%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.24%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.12%) UAG
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (3.76%) Tivoli
2 20 (2.35%) HP NNM
3 14 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 14 (1.65%) SCCM
4 9 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.82%) WSUS
6 5 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.47%) Cacti
7 4 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.24%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.12%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.12%) DameWare
10 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.12%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.12%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 527 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 83 (9.76%) Citrix
3 75 (8.82%) Cisco
4 66 (7.76%) Oracle
5 63 (7.41%) VMware
6 57 (6.71%) HP
7 41 (4.82%) IBM
8 26 (3.06%) Juniper
9 25 (2.94%) Apple
10 21 (2.47%) F5
11 18 (2.12%) Symantec
12 16 (1.88%) NetApp
12 16 (1.88%) Dell
12 16 (1.88%) CheckPoint
13 15 (1.76%) Adobe
14 12 (1.41%) SAP
14 12 (1.41%) Business Objects
14 12 (1.41%) Cognos
14 12 (1.41%) BMC
14 12 (1.41%) Sophos
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Oncall Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
JM
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Watton Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + On application
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago