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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 71 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3716 4702 5307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.05% 4.60% 4.85%
As % of the Applications category 32.13% 32.34% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3068 3903 4222
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.38%
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
11565 14538 16671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.61% 14.23% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9658 12036 13337
Median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,115 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -7 1566 £35,000 +1.44% 153
South East -18 679 £32,500 - 94
East of England -1 327 £27,500 -15.38% 33
South West +13 260 £26,750 -10.83% 62
West Midlands +19 247 £28,000 +1.81% 39
North West -36 234 £32,500 +4.83% 40
Yorkshire -6 227 £25,000 -1.96% 25
East Midlands -11 127 £23,000 -5.21% 14
North East +7 24 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Midlands +20 13 £42,500 - 1
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 5160 (64.83%) Microsoft
2 3870 (48.62%) MS Excel
3 3869 (48.61%) Windows
4 2665 (33.48%) Active Directory
5 1891 (23.76%) Windows 7
6 1849 (23.23%) Finance
7 1590 (19.98%) ITIL
8 1459 (18.33%) SQL
9 1288 (16.18%) Windows Server
10 1151 (14.46%) MS Exchange
11 1103 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
12 1031 (12.95%) Degree
13 997 (12.53%) MS PowerPoint
14 994 (12.49%) SQL Server
15 911 (11.45%) Citrix
15 911 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 879 (11.04%) Project Management
17 876 (11.01%) VMware
18 827 (10.39%) Office 365
19 743 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
20 740 (9.30%) Windows 8
21 701 (8.81%) SLA
22 692 (8.69%) Agile Software Development
23 680 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
24 673 (8.46%) Cisco
25 660 (8.29%) SharePoint
26 630 (7.92%) MS Visio
27 616 (7.74%) TCP/IP
28 577 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
29 570 (7.16%) VPN

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 1151 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 660 (8.29%) SharePoint
3 461 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 340 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 265 (3.33%) IIS
6 231 (2.90%) Skype for Business
7 230 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 205 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 110 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 98 (1.23%) CMS
11 81 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
12 66 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
13 60 (0.75%) Confluence
14 59 (0.74%) SAS
15 57 (0.72%) IBM Notes
16 49 (0.62%) Apache
17 33 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
17 33 (0.41%) Tomcat
18 29 (0.36%) WordPress
19 22 (0.28%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3870 (48.62%) MS Excel
2 997 (12.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 630 (7.92%) MS Visio
4 432 (5.43%) MS Project
5 80 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
6 78 (0.98%) Photoshop
7 50 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 39 (0.49%) Acrobat
9 38 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (0.28%) AutoCAD
11 18 (0.23%) InfoPath
12 15 (0.19%) SPSS
13 11 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
14 10 (0.13%) InDesign
15 8 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
16 7 (0.088%) Open Workbench
17 6 (0.075%) SOLIDWORKS
18 5 (0.063%) 3ds Max
18 5 (0.063%) Fireworks
19 4 (0.050%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 110 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 37 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 35 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (0.33%) Visualfiles
6 21 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 18 (0.23%) SAP CO
7 18 (0.23%) SAP FI
7 18 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
9 16 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
10 15 (0.19%) SAP MM
11 13 (0.16%) SAP SD
12 12 (0.15%) Eikon
12 12 (0.15%) Infor M3
12 12 (0.15%) Maximo
12 12 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 10 (0.13%) assyst
13 10 (0.13%) Sage 200
14 9 (0.11%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 827 (10.39%) Office 365
2 189 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 143 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (0.90%) Mimecast
5 54 (0.68%) SaaS
6 47 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 34 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 29 (0.36%) Google Apps
9 25 (0.31%) IaaS
10 21 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 21 (0.26%) OneDrive
11 18 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.23%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 12 (0.15%) Yammer
14 9 (0.11%) MailChimp
15 8 (0.10%) Dropbox
16 7 (0.088%) AdWords
17 6 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
18 5 (0.063%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 616 (7.74%) TCP/IP
2 570 (7.16%) VPN
3 567 (7.12%) Firewall
4 564 (7.09%) LAN
5 512 (6.43%) WAN
6 468 (5.88%) DNS
7 419 (5.26%) DHCP
8 362 (4.55%) Internet
9 329 (4.13%) VoIP
10 286 (3.59%) SAN
10 286 (3.59%) Wireless
11 122 (1.53%) IP Telephony
12 116 (1.46%) Intranet
12 116 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
13 113 (1.42%) VLAN
14 109 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
15 102 (1.28%) NAS
16 97 (1.22%) Skype
17 71 (0.89%) Ethernet
18 63 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 994 (12.49%) SQL Server
2 230 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 205 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 172 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 159 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 117 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 100 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
8 92 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 84 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
9 84 (1.06%) MS Access
10 83 (1.04%) MySQL
11 64 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
12 54 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
12 54 (0.68%) QlikView
13 53 (0.67%) Oracle Database
14 40 (0.50%) Big Data
15 39 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 38 (0.48%) SAP BW
17 37 (0.46%) Data Mining
18 31 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 158 (1.99%) JIRA
2 140 (1.76%) Visual Studio
3 78 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (0.82%) Selenium
5 45 (0.57%) HP UFT
6 36 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 31 (0.39%) TeamCity
8 30 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
9 29 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 29 (0.36%) Git (software)
9 29 (0.36%) Subversion
10 26 (0.33%) LoadRunner
10 26 (0.33%) Rational Functional Tester
10 26 (0.33%) SilkTest
11 20 (0.25%) Eclipse
12 19 (0.24%) SoapUI
13 15 (0.19%) ClearQuest
14 14 (0.18%) Jenkins
14 14 (0.18%) WebSpeed
15 12 (0.15%) JMeter
General
1 1849 (23.23%) Finance
2 534 (6.71%) Legal
3 485 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 473 (5.94%) Law
5 420 (5.28%) Banking
6 416 (5.23%) Marketing
7 251 (3.15%) Retail
8 202 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 156 (1.96%) Advertising
10 126 (1.58%) Back Office
11 102 (1.28%) Billing
12 84 (1.06%) German Language
13 79 (0.99%) Electronics
14 74 (0.93%) Publishing
15 66 (0.83%) Financial Institution
16 64 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
17 62 (0.78%) Investment Banking
18 56 (0.70%) Games
19 50 (0.63%) French Language
20 44 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3055 (38.38%) Analyst
2 1095 (13.76%) Support Analyst
3 909 (11.42%) Service Analyst
4 859 (10.79%) Service Desk Analyst
5 853 (10.72%) Support Engineer
6 851 (10.69%) IT Support
7 612 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 549 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 457 (5.74%) Developer
10 429 (5.39%) Desktop Support
11 414 (5.20%) 1st Line Support
12 382 (4.80%) IT Support Analyst
13 373 (4.69%) Business Analyst
14 344 (4.32%) IT Engineer
15 340 (4.27%) Service Desk Support
16 320 (4.02%) Project Manager
17 288 (3.62%) Junior
18 287 (3.61%) Administrator
19 285 (3.58%) IT Support Engineer
20 280 (3.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (5.97%) .NET
2 408 (5.13%) HTML
3 289 (3.63%) XML
4 237 (2.98%) Web Services
5 210 (2.64%) CSS
6 170 (2.14%) ASP.NET
7 104 (1.31%) jQuery
8 81 (1.02%) .NET Framework
8 81 (1.02%) HTML5
9 69 (0.87%) SOAP
10 52 (0.65%) WCF
11 51 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (0.54%) COM
13 40 (0.50%) LINQ
14 37 (0.46%) Entity Framework
15 35 (0.44%) Ajax
15 35 (0.44%) XSLT
16 30 (0.38%) AngularJS
16 30 (0.38%) XSL
17 28 (0.35%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 1103 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 475 (5.97%) Blackberry
3 435 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 266 (3.34%) Driving Licence
5 260 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 251 (3.15%) iPhone
7 220 (2.76%) Data Centre
8 196 (2.46%) Mathematics
9 167 (2.10%) Smartphone
10 141 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
11 131 (1.65%) iPad
12 112 (1.41%) e-Learning
13 101 (1.27%) Statistics
14 89 (1.12%) Social Media
15 83 (1.04%) User Experience
16 80 (1.01%) Fat Client
16 80 (1.01%) Thin Client
17 70 (0.88%) Replication
18 67 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
19 66 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3869 (48.61%) Windows
2 1891 (23.76%) Windows 7
3 1288 (16.18%) Windows Server
4 911 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 740 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 680 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 544 (6.84%) Windows 10
8 440 (5.53%) Windows XP
9 414 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 366 (4.60%) Linux
11 247 (3.10%) Android
12 245 (3.08%) Unix
13 219 (2.75%) Mac OS X
14 174 (2.19%) Apple iOS
15 150 (1.88%) Windows Vista
16 73 (0.92%) Mac OS
17 39 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 39 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
18 31 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
19 28 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1590 (19.98%) ITIL
2 879 (11.04%) Project Management
3 692 (8.69%) Agile Software Development
4 516 (6.48%) PRINCE2
5 484 (6.08%) Service Management
6 467 (5.87%) CRM
7 436 (5.48%) Service Delivery
8 428 (5.38%) Time Management
9 410 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 369 (4.64%) Change Management
11 327 (4.11%) Mentoring
12 290 (3.64%) Business Analysis
13 288 (3.62%) SDLC
14 272 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
15 269 (3.38%) Incident Management
16 268 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
17 247 (3.10%) Document Management
18 226 (2.84%) User Acceptance Testing
19 218 (2.74%) Waterfall
20 205 (2.58%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1459 (18.33%) SQL
2 403 (5.06%) C#
3 273 (3.43%) JavaScript
4 261 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 207 (2.60%) Java
6 195 (2.45%) VBA
7 189 (2.37%) C
8 174 (2.19%) T-SQL
9 138 (1.73%) VB
10 85 (1.07%) VBScript
11 83 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 70 (0.88%) PHP
13 69 (0.87%) Python
14 68 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 49 (0.62%) C++
16 46 (0.58%) Perl
17 36 (0.45%) Shell Script
18 23 (0.29%) R
19 22 (0.28%) ABAP
20 21 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1031 (12.95%) Degree
2 743 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 361 (4.54%) MCSE
4 310 (3.89%) MCP
5 290 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 241 (3.03%) MCSA
7 213 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
8 202 (2.54%) ISEB
9 181 (2.27%) SC Cleared
10 153 (1.92%) CCNA
11 148 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
12 139 (1.75%) ISTQB
13 126 (1.58%) MCITP
14 103 (1.29%) MCDST
15 100 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 89 (1.12%) PMI Certification
17 67 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 63 (0.79%) MOS
19 61 (0.77%) MCTS
20 56 (0.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 701 (8.81%) SLA
2 334 (4.20%) QA
3 112 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 80 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 63 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 56 (0.70%) ISO 9001
7 36 (0.45%) COBIT
8 23 (0.29%) ISO27002
9 18 (0.23%) ISO 14001
10 17 (0.21%) PMBOK
11 15 (0.19%) ISO22301
12 14 (0.18%) GAMP
13 12 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (0.10%) MiFID
15 7 (0.088%) P3O
16 6 (0.075%) GAAP
16 6 (0.075%) Solvency II
17 5 (0.063%) SEPA
18 3 (0.038%) RMADS
19 2 (0.025%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2665 (33.48%) Active Directory
2 577 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 347 (4.36%) Hyper-V
4 194 (2.44%) XenApp
5 169 (2.12%) vSphere
6 113 (1.42%) XenDesktop
7 103 (1.29%) Terminal Services
8 66 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
9 65 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 55 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
11 49 (0.62%) VMware ESX
12 42 (0.53%) Terminal Server
13 41 (0.52%) XenServer
14 40 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
15 38 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
16 29 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
17 28 (0.35%) BitLocker
18 20 (0.25%) Firmware
18 20 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 20 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 465 (5.84%) SCCM
2 128 (1.61%) WSUS
3 127 (1.60%) Backup Exec
4 95 (1.19%) SCOM
5 80 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
6 60 (0.75%) AirWatch
7 55 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 28 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 27 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
10 24 (0.30%) Puppet
11 23 (0.29%) Icinga
12 22 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
12 22 (0.28%) Nagios
12 22 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 22 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 20 (0.25%) Casper Suite
14 19 (0.24%) SCVMM
15 18 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
16 17 (0.21%) DameWare
16 17 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5160 (64.83%) Microsoft
2 911 (11.45%) Citrix
3 876 (11.01%) VMware
4 673 (8.46%) Cisco
5 408 (5.13%) Oracle
6 357 (4.49%) HP
7 354 (4.45%) Apple
8 245 (3.08%) SAP
9 172 (2.16%) Dell
10 170 (2.14%) Adobe
11 147 (1.85%) Avaya
12 127 (1.60%) iManage
13 120 (1.51%) Mitel
14 117 (1.47%) Symantec
15 115 (1.44%) Google
16 114 (1.43%) Remedy
17 113 (1.42%) Veeam
18 103 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
19 98 (1.23%) IBM
20 96 (1.21%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Venn Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benfits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £95,000, plus an impressive benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £26000 - £30000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pamoja education
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive salary package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 41k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago