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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 63 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4211 4723 5120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.59% 4.69% 4.52%
As % of the Applications category 33.97% 31.97% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3506 3856 4221
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,998
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
12396 14774 17306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.50% 14.66% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10329 12000 14218
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -10 1748 £35,000 - 181
South East +3 957 £30,000 - 88
East of England -1 377 £35,500 +20.33% 31
Yorkshire -1 260 £25,500 -15.00% 41
West Midlands +13 251 £27,500 +10.00% 29
North West 0 219 £27,750 +0.90% 45
South West -17 200 £31,000 +6.89% 38
East Midlands +21 184 £24,500 -0.53% 20
North East -10 22 £27,500 -8.33% 8
Midlands +3 2 £50,000 -9.09%
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 5551 (65.06%) Microsoft
2 4187 (49.07%) MS Excel
3 4169 (48.86%) Windows
4 2858 (33.50%) Active Directory
5 2073 (24.30%) Finance
6 2019 (23.66%) Windows 7
7 1675 (19.63%) SQL
8 1624 (19.03%) ITIL
9 1411 (16.54%) Windows Server
10 1274 (14.93%) MS Exchange
11 1192 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
12 1161 (13.61%) Degree
13 1140 (13.36%) SQL Server
14 1093 (12.81%) Project Management
15 1073 (12.58%) Citrix
16 1007 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
17 982 (11.51%) MS PowerPoint
18 970 (11.37%) VMware
19 845 (9.90%) Office 365
20 819 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
21 795 (9.32%) SLA
22 793 (9.29%) Windows 8
23 781 (9.15%) MS Visio
24 757 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
25 754 (8.84%) Cisco
26 744 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
27 706 (8.27%) VPN
28 704 (8.25%) SharePoint
29 639 (7.49%) Firewall
30 634 (7.43%) Blackberry

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 1274 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 704 (8.25%) SharePoint
3 580 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 376 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 299 (3.50%) IIS
6 278 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 246 (2.88%) Skype for Business
8 233 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 149 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 124 (1.45%) CMS
11 91 (1.07%) SAS
12 88 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
13 72 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 70 (0.82%) IBM Notes
15 63 (0.74%) Confluence
16 58 (0.68%) Apache
17 57 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
18 41 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2000
18 41 (0.48%) Tomcat
19 25 (0.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4187 (49.07%) MS Excel
2 982 (11.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 781 (9.15%) MS Visio
4 474 (5.56%) MS Project
5 104 (1.22%) Photoshop
6 83 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 82 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
8 64 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
9 41 (0.48%) Acrobat
10 36 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
11 22 (0.26%) AutoCAD
12 20 (0.23%) InfoPath
13 15 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
14 14 (0.16%) FrameMaker
14 14 (0.16%) InDesign
14 14 (0.16%) XMetaL
15 11 (0.13%) Open Workbench
15 11 (0.13%) SPSS
16 10 (0.12%) RoboHelp
17 7 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 138 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 39 (0.46%) Visualfiles
4 28 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 23 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 19 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 19 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 17 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 16 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 15 (0.18%) assyst
10 14 (0.16%) HFM
10 14 (0.16%) SAP FI
11 13 (0.15%) SAP CRM
12 11 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
12 11 (0.13%) SAP CO
12 11 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
12 11 (0.13%) SAP MM
12 11 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
13 10 (0.12%) Infor M3
13 10 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 845 (9.90%) Office 365
2 175 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 65 (0.76%) Mimecast
5 58 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (0.60%) SaaS
7 37 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 31 (0.36%) Google Apps
9 26 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 26 (0.30%) IaaS
10 13 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 10 (0.12%) OneDrive
13 9 (0.11%) Yammer
14 8 (0.094%) PaaS
14 8 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.070%) MailChimp
16 4 (0.047%) AdWords
16 4 (0.047%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 706 (8.27%) VPN
2 639 (7.49%) Firewall
3 628 (7.36%) TCP/IP
4 590 (6.92%) LAN
5 533 (6.25%) WAN
6 505 (5.92%) DNS
7 440 (5.16%) DHCP
8 382 (4.48%) Internet
9 348 (4.08%) VoIP
10 291 (3.41%) Wireless
11 271 (3.18%) SAN
12 178 (2.09%) VLAN
13 145 (1.70%) IP Telephony
14 109 (1.28%) Intranet
14 109 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
15 107 (1.25%) NAS
16 99 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
17 89 (1.04%) Ethernet
18 84 (0.98%) MPLS
19 70 (0.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1140 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 316 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 260 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 220 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 176 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 162 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 118 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 118 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 86 (1.01%) MS Access
8 86 (1.01%) MySQL
9 83 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
10 72 (0.84%) Oracle Database
11 66 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 54 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
13 52 (0.61%) QlikView
14 50 (0.59%) Data Mining
15 48 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
16 43 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
17 38 (0.45%) RDBMS
18 35 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 171 (2.00%) Visual Studio
2 153 (1.79%) JIRA
3 83 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 76 (0.89%) Selenium
5 53 (0.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 51 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 50 (0.59%) HP UFT
8 41 (0.48%) Subversion
9 28 (0.33%) Rational Functional Tester
9 28 (0.33%) SilkTest
10 25 (0.29%) Toad
11 21 (0.25%) ClearQuest
11 21 (0.25%) LoadRunner
11 21 (0.25%) TeamCity
12 18 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
12 18 (0.21%) ReSharper
13 15 (0.18%) MSI
14 14 (0.16%) Eclipse
15 13 (0.15%) SoapUI
16 12 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2073 (24.30%) Finance
2 619 (7.26%) Legal
3 509 (5.97%) Law
4 499 (5.85%) Banking
5 493 (5.78%) Telecoms
6 388 (4.55%) Marketing
7 251 (2.94%) Retail
8 202 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 178 (2.09%) Advertising
10 173 (2.03%) Back Office
11 118 (1.38%) Billing
12 93 (1.09%) Investment Banking
13 80 (0.94%) Financial Institution
14 78 (0.91%) Publishing
15 68 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
16 65 (0.76%) German Language
17 64 (0.75%) Electronics
18 45 (0.53%) Games
18 45 (0.53%) Local Government
19 39 (0.46%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3297 (38.64%) Analyst
2 1166 (13.67%) Support Analyst
3 914 (10.71%) Service Analyst
4 884 (10.36%) IT Support
5 847 (9.93%) Support Engineer
6 831 (9.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 596 (6.99%) IT Analyst
8 595 (6.97%) 2nd Line Support
9 471 (5.52%) Developer
10 445 (5.22%) Desktop Support
11 416 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
12 402 (4.71%) Business Analyst
13 385 (4.51%) Project Manager
14 372 (4.36%) IT Engineer
14 372 (4.36%) IT Support Analyst
15 318 (3.73%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 308 (3.61%) Service Desk Support
17 305 (3.57%) Consultant
18 292 (3.42%) Administrator
19 279 (3.27%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (5.90%) .NET
2 404 (4.74%) HTML
3 288 (3.38%) XML
4 225 (2.64%) Web Services
5 209 (2.45%) CSS
6 173 (2.03%) ASP.NET
7 119 (1.39%) .NET Framework
8 97 (1.14%) jQuery
9 85 (1.00%) HTML5
10 70 (0.82%) WCF
11 52 (0.61%) XSLT
12 51 (0.60%) Entity Framework
12 51 (0.60%) SOAP
13 41 (0.48%) COM
13 41 (0.48%) WinForms
14 38 (0.45%) Flash
15 36 (0.42%) Ajax
16 35 (0.41%) WPF
17 32 (0.38%) CSS3
18 30 (0.35%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1192 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 634 (7.43%) Blackberry
3 489 (5.73%) Management Information System
4 307 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 278 (3.26%) Driving Licence
6 273 (3.20%) iPhone
7 244 (2.86%) Data Centre
8 185 (2.17%) Smartphone
9 170 (1.99%) Mathematics
10 161 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
11 127 (1.49%) iPad
12 117 (1.37%) User Experience
13 88 (1.03%) e-Learning
14 87 (1.02%) Replication
15 84 (0.98%) Hedge funds
15 84 (0.98%) PDA
16 82 (0.96%) Client/Server
17 77 (0.90%) Fat Client
17 77 (0.90%) Thin Client
18 71 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4169 (48.86%) Windows
2 2019 (23.66%) Windows 7
3 1411 (16.54%) Windows Server
4 1007 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 793 (9.29%) Windows 8
6 757 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 576 (6.75%) Windows XP
8 438 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 427 (5.00%) Linux
10 376 (4.41%) Windows 10
11 333 (3.90%) Android
12 315 (3.69%) Unix
13 198 (2.32%) Mac OS X
14 191 (2.24%) Apple iOS
15 147 (1.72%) Windows Vista
16 94 (1.10%) Mac OS
17 50 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
18 35 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 33 (0.39%) Windows Phone
20 24 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1624 (19.03%) ITIL
2 1093 (12.81%) Project Management
3 744 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
4 557 (6.53%) PRINCE2
5 511 (5.99%) CRM
6 462 (5.41%) Service Management
7 459 (5.38%) Time Management
8 419 (4.91%) Change Management
9 401 (4.70%) Service Delivery
10 384 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 369 (4.32%) Mentoring
12 365 (4.28%) Business Analysis
13 353 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 342 (4.01%) SDLC
15 329 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
16 280 (3.28%) Data Analysis
17 275 (3.22%) User Acceptance Testing
18 270 (3.16%) Document Management
19 253 (2.97%) Incident Management
20 249 (2.92%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1675 (19.63%) SQL
2 420 (4.92%) C#
3 266 (3.12%) PowerShell
4 264 (3.09%) VBA
5 232 (2.72%) JavaScript
6 218 (2.56%) Java
7 195 (2.29%) C
8 188 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 177 (2.07%) VB
10 118 (1.38%) VBScript
11 102 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 89 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 78 (0.91%) Shell Script
14 76 (0.89%) PHP
15 65 (0.76%) Perl
16 61 (0.71%) Python
17 57 (0.67%) C++
18 34 (0.40%) Bash Shell
19 24 (0.28%) R
20 18 (0.21%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1161 (13.61%) Degree
2 819 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 384 (4.50%) MCSE
4 373 (4.37%) MCP
5 309 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
6 247 (2.89%) MCSA
7 228 (2.67%) Security Cleared
8 204 (2.39%) CCNA
9 184 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
10 182 (2.13%) ISEB
11 152 (1.78%) SC Cleared
12 142 (1.66%) MCDST
13 135 (1.58%) ISTQB
14 134 (1.57%) MCITP
15 104 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 89 (1.04%) PMI Certification
17 88 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 82 (0.96%) MCTS
19 78 (0.91%) CCNP
19 78 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 795 (9.32%) SLA
2 302 (3.54%) QA
3 115 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 76 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 65 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 43 (0.50%) COBIT
7 30 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 28 (0.33%) ISO 14001
9 21 (0.25%) ISO22301
9 21 (0.25%) P3O
10 19 (0.22%) GAAP
11 18 (0.21%) ISO27002
12 13 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (0.11%) PMBOK
14 7 (0.082%) Dodd-Frank
14 7 (0.082%) SEPA
15 6 (0.070%) Solvency II
15 6 (0.070%) TickIT
16 5 (0.059%) EMIR
17 4 (0.047%) RMADS
System Software
1 2858 (33.50%) Active Directory
2 630 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 372 (4.36%) Hyper-V
4 240 (2.81%) XenApp
5 155 (1.82%) vSphere
6 125 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 111 (1.30%) Terminal Services
8 69 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
9 68 (0.80%) VMware ESX
10 50 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
11 49 (0.57%) XenServer
12 46 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
13 42 (0.49%) Terminal Server
14 25 (0.29%) BitLocker
14 25 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 25 (0.29%) NFS
15 19 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 17 (0.20%) VMware Server
17 15 (0.18%) Firmware
18 14 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 407 (4.77%) SCCM
2 146 (1.71%) Backup Exec
3 93 (1.09%) WSUS
4 84 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 74 (0.87%) SCOM
6 67 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
7 30 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 25 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 25 (0.29%) HP NNM
9 23 (0.27%) DameWare
10 20 (0.23%) XenMobile
11 19 (0.22%) Nagios
12 18 (0.21%) AirWatch
13 17 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
13 17 (0.20%) Icinga
13 17 (0.20%) NetBackup
14 14 (0.16%) EnCase
14 14 (0.16%) FTK
14 14 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
15 13 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5551 (65.06%) Microsoft
2 1073 (12.58%) Citrix
3 970 (11.37%) VMware
4 754 (8.84%) Cisco
5 501 (5.87%) Oracle
6 397 (4.65%) HP
7 321 (3.76%) Apple
8 263 (3.08%) SAP
9 221 (2.59%) Adobe
10 220 (2.58%) Dell
11 174 (2.04%) Avaya
12 140 (1.64%) iManage
13 137 (1.61%) Bloomberg
13 137 (1.61%) Veeam
14 128 (1.50%) Google
15 124 (1.45%) Symantec
16 117 (1.37%) IBM
17 109 (1.28%) Sophos
18 107 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
19 88 (1.03%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30-£35k DOE + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Graet benefits - see below.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + (Up to £27k OTE)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £33,686 to £40,716 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago