The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 65 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4075 4715 5286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.46% 4.56% 4.70%
As % of the Applications category 34.07% 31.31% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3417 3845 4328
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11962 15057 17260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.10% 14.57% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9974 12284 14136
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,777 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in England

MS Office
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the England region.

MS Office Salary Trend in England

MS Office
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in England

MS Office
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 1736 £35,000 - 150
South East -8 808 £32,000 - 109
East of England +6 369 £32,750 +9.16% 42
West Midlands +22 273 £27,500 +4.76% 29
Yorkshire -3 254 £25,500 -5.55% 50
North West -16 229 £29,000 -3.33% 41
South West -11 197 £30,000 +3.44% 27
East Midlands +16 183 £24,000 +2.12% 12
North East -9 16 £27,500 -8.33% 8
Midlands +19 11 £42,500 -22.72%
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 5550 (65.09%) Microsoft
2 4155 (48.73%) Windows
3 4151 (48.68%) MS Excel
4 2860 (33.54%) Active Directory
5 2009 (23.56%) Finance
6 2000 (23.45%) Windows 7
7 1654 (19.40%) SQL
8 1632 (19.14%) ITIL
9 1353 (15.87%) Windows Server
10 1239 (14.53%) MS Exchange
11 1181 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
12 1139 (13.36%) SQL Server
13 1135 (13.31%) Degree
14 1061 (12.44%) Citrix
15 1052 (12.34%) Project Management
16 1036 (12.15%) MS PowerPoint
17 993 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
18 959 (11.25%) VMware
19 856 (10.04%) Office 365
20 815 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 776 (9.10%) Windows 8
22 770 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
23 747 (8.76%) Cisco
24 745 (8.74%) SLA
25 740 (8.68%) SharePoint
26 737 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
27 734 (8.61%) MS Visio
28 660 (7.74%) VPN
29 643 (7.54%) TCP/IP
30 631 (7.40%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1239 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 740 (8.68%) SharePoint
3 544 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 387 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 296 (3.47%) IIS
6 263 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 241 (2.83%) Skype for Business
8 227 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 141 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 119 (1.40%) CMS
11 92 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 78 (0.91%) SAS
13 75 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
14 62 (0.73%) IBM Notes
15 60 (0.70%) Confluence
16 53 (0.62%) Apache
17 51 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
18 30 (0.35%) Tomcat
19 27 (0.32%) WordPress
20 26 (0.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4151 (48.68%) MS Excel
2 1036 (12.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 734 (8.61%) MS Visio
4 465 (5.45%) MS Project
5 101 (1.18%) Photoshop
6 84 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 73 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 60 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
9 36 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
10 35 (0.41%) Acrobat
11 28 (0.33%) AutoCAD
12 23 (0.27%) InfoPath
13 15 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
14 12 (0.14%) InDesign
14 12 (0.14%) SPSS
15 11 (0.13%) FrameMaker
16 8 (0.094%) Open Workbench
16 8 (0.094%) RoboHelp
17 7 (0.082%) Revit
17 7 (0.082%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 134 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 34 (0.40%) Visualfiles
4 32 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 25 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 22 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 19 (0.22%) SAP FI
9 16 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 16 (0.19%) SAP CO
9 16 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (0.16%) assyst
10 14 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
10 14 (0.16%) SAP MM
11 11 (0.13%) Eikon
11 11 (0.13%) Infor M3
12 10 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
12 10 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
13 9 (0.11%) SAP R/3
13 9 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 856 (10.04%) Office 365
2 178 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (0.83%) Mimecast
5 49 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 48 (0.56%) SaaS
7 37 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 29 (0.34%) Google Apps
9 26 (0.30%) IaaS
10 24 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 19 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
12 16 (0.19%) OneDrive
13 14 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 13 (0.15%) Yammer
15 10 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
16 7 (0.082%) MailChimp
16 7 (0.082%) PaaS
17 5 (0.059%) AdWords
17 5 (0.059%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 660 (7.74%) VPN
2 643 (7.54%) TCP/IP
3 621 (7.28%) Firewall
4 601 (7.05%) LAN
5 543 (6.37%) WAN
6 503 (5.90%) DNS
7 447 (5.24%) DHCP
8 395 (4.63%) Internet
9 349 (4.09%) VoIP
10 292 (3.42%) SAN
11 290 (3.40%) Wireless
12 153 (1.79%) VLAN
13 140 (1.64%) IP Telephony
14 126 (1.48%) Intranet
15 116 (1.36%) NAS
16 111 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
17 110 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
18 86 (1.01%) Ethernet
19 79 (0.93%) Skype
20 72 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1139 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 292 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 265 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 219 (2.57%) Relational Database
5 178 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 152 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 120 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 107 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 84 (0.99%) MySQL
10 82 (0.96%) MS Access
11 77 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 74 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
13 64 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
14 59 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 57 (0.67%) QlikView
16 50 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
17 40 (0.47%) RDBMS
18 38 (0.45%) Big Data
18 38 (0.45%) Data Mining
19 36 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 169 (1.98%) Visual Studio
2 152 (1.78%) JIRA
3 88 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 80 (0.94%) Selenium
5 54 (0.63%) HP UFT
6 46 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 45 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 39 (0.46%) Subversion
9 29 (0.34%) Rational Functional Tester
9 29 (0.34%) SilkTest
10 23 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
10 23 (0.27%) TeamCity
11 21 (0.25%) LoadRunner
12 20 (0.23%) ClearQuest
12 20 (0.23%) Git (software)
13 19 (0.22%) Toad
14 18 (0.21%) ReSharper
15 17 (0.20%) Eclipse
16 16 (0.19%) SoapUI
17 15 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 2009 (23.56%) Finance
2 595 (6.98%) Legal
3 505 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 503 (5.90%) Law
5 480 (5.63%) Banking
6 393 (4.61%) Marketing
7 257 (3.01%) Retail
8 218 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 173 (2.03%) Advertising
10 149 (1.75%) Back Office
11 122 (1.43%) Billing
12 87 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 81 (0.95%) Publishing
14 79 (0.93%) Electronics
15 73 (0.86%) Financial Institution
16 72 (0.84%) German Language
17 69 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
18 48 (0.56%) Front Office
19 45 (0.53%) Games
20 44 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3280 (38.47%) Analyst
2 1202 (14.10%) Support Analyst
3 948 (11.12%) Service Analyst
4 898 (10.53%) IT Support
5 881 (10.33%) Support Engineer
6 879 (10.31%) Service Desk Analyst
7 634 (7.44%) IT Analyst
8 586 (6.87%) 2nd Line Support
9 516 (6.05%) Developer
10 444 (5.21%) Desktop Support
11 425 (4.98%) 1st Line Support
12 393 (4.61%) IT Support Analyst
13 382 (4.48%) Business Analyst
14 379 (4.44%) IT Engineer
15 369 (4.33%) Project Manager
16 335 (3.93%) Service Desk Support
17 318 (3.73%) Consultant
18 317 (3.72%) 1st/2nd Line Support
19 303 (3.55%) Junior
20 291 (3.41%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (6.45%) .NET
2 443 (5.20%) HTML
3 317 (3.72%) XML
4 253 (2.97%) Web Services
5 229 (2.69%) CSS
6 180 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 116 (1.36%) .NET Framework
8 108 (1.27%) jQuery
9 91 (1.07%) HTML5
10 72 (0.84%) WCF
11 59 (0.69%) SOAP
12 52 (0.61%) COM
13 51 (0.60%) Entity Framework
14 47 (0.55%) XSLT
15 43 (0.50%) Flash
16 42 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (0.47%) WinForms
17 40 (0.47%) WPF
18 39 (0.46%) Ajax
19 32 (0.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1181 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 595 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 475 (5.57%) Management Information System
4 298 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 276 (3.24%) Driving Licence
6 264 (3.10%) iPhone
7 232 (2.72%) Data Centre
8 192 (2.25%) Mathematics
9 172 (2.02%) Smartphone
10 147 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
11 133 (1.56%) iPad
12 110 (1.29%) e-Learning
13 108 (1.27%) User Experience
14 91 (1.07%) Client/Server
15 85 (1.00%) Statistics
16 84 (0.99%) PDA
17 82 (0.96%) Replication
18 81 (0.95%) Fat Client
18 81 (0.95%) Thin Client
19 78 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4155 (48.73%) Windows
2 2000 (23.45%) Windows 7
3 1353 (15.87%) Windows Server
4 993 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 776 (9.10%) Windows 8
6 737 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 540 (6.33%) Windows XP
8 451 (5.29%) Windows 10
9 448 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 410 (4.81%) Linux
11 307 (3.60%) Android
12 289 (3.39%) Unix
13 194 (2.28%) Mac OS X
14 191 (2.24%) Apple iOS
15 156 (1.83%) Windows Vista
16 86 (1.01%) Mac OS
17 45 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
18 30 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
19 28 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 27 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1632 (19.14%) ITIL
2 1052 (12.34%) Project Management
3 770 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
4 557 (6.53%) PRINCE2
5 504 (5.91%) CRM
6 460 (5.39%) Service Management
7 450 (5.28%) Time Management
8 431 (5.05%) Service Delivery
9 425 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 424 (4.97%) Change Management
11 377 (4.42%) Mentoring
12 353 (4.14%) Business Analysis
13 344 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 333 (3.91%) SDLC
15 327 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
16 279 (3.27%) Incident Management
17 274 (3.21%) Document Management
18 265 (3.11%) User Acceptance Testing
19 261 (3.06%) Data Analysis
20 232 (2.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1654 (19.40%) SQL
2 466 (5.46%) C#
3 270 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 266 (3.12%) PowerShell
5 246 (2.88%) VBA
6 217 (2.54%) Java
7 195 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 191 (2.24%) C
9 162 (1.90%) VB
10 107 (1.25%) VBScript
11 100 (1.17%) VB.NET
12 90 (1.06%) PL/SQL
13 81 (0.95%) PHP
14 63 (0.74%) Python
15 60 (0.70%) C++
16 58 (0.68%) Shell Script
17 49 (0.57%) Perl
18 27 (0.32%) R
19 22 (0.26%) Delphi
20 21 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1135 (13.31%) Degree
2 815 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 379 (4.44%) MCSE
4 353 (4.14%) MCP
5 265 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 264 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
7 247 (2.90%) MCSA
8 181 (2.12%) ISEB
9 177 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 177 (2.08%) SC Cleared
10 173 (2.03%) CCNA
11 135 (1.58%) ISTQB
12 133 (1.56%) MCDST
13 121 (1.42%) MCITP
14 103 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 86 (1.01%) PMI Certification
16 76 (0.89%) MCTS
17 73 (0.86%) A+ Certification
17 73 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 72 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 745 (8.74%) SLA
2 326 (3.82%) QA
3 108 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 83 (0.97%) Data Quality
5 69 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 47 (0.55%) COBIT
7 28 (0.33%) ISO 14001
8 23 (0.27%) ISO27002
8 23 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 21 (0.25%) ISO22301
10 17 (0.20%) GAAP
11 13 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (0.13%) P3O
13 9 (0.11%) PMBOK
14 8 (0.094%) GAMP
15 6 (0.070%) SEPA
15 6 (0.070%) Solvency II
16 4 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
16 4 (0.047%) RMADS
16 4 (0.047%) TickIT
System Software
1 2860 (33.54%) Active Directory
2 631 (7.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 371 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 238 (2.79%) XenApp
5 165 (1.94%) vSphere
6 136 (1.59%) XenDesktop
7 113 (1.33%) Terminal Services
8 74 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
9 59 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 58 (0.68%) VMware ESX
11 52 (0.61%) XenServer
12 43 (0.50%) Terminal Server
12 43 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
13 37 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
14 36 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
14 36 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
15 28 (0.33%) BitLocker
15 28 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 25 (0.29%) NFS
17 19 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 446 (5.23%) SCCM
2 156 (1.83%) Backup Exec
3 104 (1.22%) WSUS
4 84 (0.99%) SCOM
5 82 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
6 65 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
7 31 (0.36%) AirWatch
8 26 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 25 (0.29%) XenMobile
10 23 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
10 23 (0.27%) HP NNM
11 22 (0.26%) Icinga
12 20 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
12 20 (0.23%) NetBackup
13 19 (0.22%) Puppet
14 18 (0.21%) Nagios
15 17 (0.20%) DameWare
15 17 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
16 16 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
16 16 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5550 (65.09%) Microsoft
2 1061 (12.44%) Citrix
3 959 (11.25%) VMware
4 747 (8.76%) Cisco
5 507 (5.95%) Oracle
6 397 (4.66%) HP
7 334 (3.92%) Apple
8 268 (3.14%) SAP
9 209 (2.45%) Adobe
10 203 (2.38%) Dell
11 161 (1.89%) Avaya
12 153 (1.79%) iManage
13 144 (1.69%) Veeam
14 130 (1.52%) Bloomberg
15 128 (1.50%) Google
16 126 (1.48%) Symantec
17 121 (1.42%) Sophos
18 107 (1.25%) IBM
19 105 (1.23%) Mitel
20 96 (1.13%) Remedy
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £25K +Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + 21% Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £20,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Seismic Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Etech Partners
Salary: To £25K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday