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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 68 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3934 4643 5238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.29% 4.53% 4.76%
As % of the Applications category 33.28% 31.40% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3258 3828 4232
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 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%
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
11821 14786 16889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.88% 14.42% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9821 12102 13672
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 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,340 £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 28 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 28 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 0 1696 £35,000 - 170
South East -13 711 £31,750 -3.78% 88
East of England +4 360 £28,000 -13.84% 26
West Midlands +12 262 £28,000 +1.81% 26
South West +10 241 £27,500 -5.17% 32
North West -24 239 £31,000 - 39
Yorkshire -7 224 £25,000 -3.84% 36
East Midlands +8 170 £24,000 -1.09% 8
Midlands +22 15 £42,500 - 1
North East -3 14 £30,000 -4.00% 3
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 5486 (65.41%) Microsoft
2 4081 (48.66%) Windows
3 4071 (48.54%) MS Excel
4 2825 (33.68%) Active Directory
5 1973 (23.52%) Windows 7
6 1952 (23.27%) Finance
7 1654 (19.72%) ITIL
8 1584 (18.89%) SQL
9 1358 (16.19%) Windows Server
10 1225 (14.61%) MS Exchange
11 1168 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
12 1116 (13.31%) SQL Server
13 1092 (13.02%) Degree
14 1044 (12.45%) MS PowerPoint
15 1013 (12.08%) Citrix
16 978 (11.66%) Windows Server 2008
17 973 (11.60%) Project Management
18 940 (11.21%) VMware
19 849 (10.12%) Office 365
20 791 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
21 765 (9.12%) Windows 8
22 737 (8.79%) Cisco
23 733 (8.74%) SLA
24 729 (8.69%) Agile Software Development
25 723 (8.62%) SharePoint
26 722 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
27 683 (8.14%) MS Visio
28 645 (7.69%) TCP/IP
29 628 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
30 627 (7.48%) 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 1225 (14.61%) MS Exchange
2 723 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 524 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 377 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 291 (3.47%) IIS
6 271 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 234 (2.79%) Skype for Business
8 231 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 138 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 114 (1.36%) CMS
11 93 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 73 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 71 (0.85%) SAS
14 64 (0.76%) Confluence
15 60 (0.72%) IBM Notes
16 49 (0.58%) Apache
17 40 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
18 29 (0.35%) Tomcat
19 27 (0.32%) WordPress
20 22 (0.26%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4071 (48.54%) MS Excel
2 1044 (12.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 683 (8.14%) MS Visio
4 447 (5.33%) MS Project
5 94 (1.12%) Photoshop
6 83 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 61 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 54 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
9 34 (0.41%) Acrobat
10 27 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
11 25 (0.30%) AutoCAD
12 22 (0.26%) InfoPath
13 14 (0.17%) InDesign
14 13 (0.16%) SPSS
15 11 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
16 9 (0.11%) FrameMaker
17 7 (0.083%) Revit
18 6 (0.072%) 3ds Max
18 6 (0.072%) Maple
18 6 (0.072%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 132 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 34 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 34 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 32 (0.38%) Visualfiles
5 25 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 23 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 21 (0.25%) SAP FI
8 18 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 18 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 16 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
9 16 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 15 (0.18%) assyst
11 14 (0.17%) SAP MM
12 12 (0.14%) Infor M3
13 11 (0.13%) Eikon
14 10 (0.12%) Maximo
15 9 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
15 9 (0.11%) SAP R/3
15 9 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 849 (10.12%) Office 365
2 184 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 75 (0.89%) Mimecast
5 53 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (0.54%) SaaS
7 37 (0.44%) Google Analytics
8 32 (0.38%) Google Apps
9 25 (0.30%) IaaS
10 23 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 23 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 22 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 21 (0.25%) OneDrive
13 17 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 15 (0.18%) Yammer
15 10 (0.12%) MailChimp
15 10 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
16 9 (0.11%) AdWords
17 5 (0.060%) Dropbox
17 5 (0.060%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 645 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 627 (7.48%) VPN
3 604 (7.20%) Firewall
4 595 (7.09%) LAN
5 545 (6.50%) WAN
6 486 (5.79%) DNS
7 438 (5.22%) DHCP
8 387 (4.61%) Internet
9 346 (4.13%) VoIP
10 316 (3.77%) SAN
11 298 (3.55%) Wireless
12 141 (1.68%) VLAN
13 129 (1.54%) IP Telephony
14 124 (1.48%) Intranet
14 124 (1.48%) NAS
15 114 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
16 109 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
17 84 (1.00%) Skype
18 82 (0.98%) Ethernet
19 66 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1116 (13.31%) SQL Server
2 258 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 251 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 198 (2.36%) Relational Database
5 166 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 134 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 117 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 104 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 84 (1.00%) MS Access
10 76 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
10 76 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
11 75 (0.89%) MySQL
12 64 (0.76%) QlikView
13 60 (0.72%) Oracle Database
14 57 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
15 50 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 41 (0.49%) Big Data
17 35 (0.42%) Data Mining
17 35 (0.42%) RDBMS
18 33 (0.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 170 (2.03%) Visual Studio
2 156 (1.86%) JIRA
3 89 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 73 (0.87%) Selenium
5 51 (0.61%) HP UFT
6 43 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 37 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 36 (0.43%) Subversion
9 30 (0.36%) Rational Functional Tester
9 30 (0.36%) SilkTest
9 30 (0.36%) TeamCity
10 29 (0.35%) Git (software)
11 25 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
12 24 (0.29%) LoadRunner
13 18 (0.21%) ClearQuest
14 17 (0.20%) Eclipse
14 17 (0.20%) SoapUI
15 14 (0.17%) ReSharper
15 14 (0.17%) Toad
15 14 (0.17%) WebSpeed
General
1 1952 (23.27%) Finance
2 564 (6.72%) Legal
3 521 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 496 (5.91%) Law
5 462 (5.51%) Banking
6 398 (4.75%) Marketing
7 257 (3.06%) Retail
8 215 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 170 (2.03%) Advertising
10 134 (1.60%) Back Office
11 122 (1.45%) Billing
12 85 (1.01%) Electronics
13 76 (0.91%) Publishing
14 75 (0.89%) German Language
15 72 (0.86%) Financial Institution
16 71 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
17 70 (0.83%) Investment Banking
18 56 (0.67%) Games
19 47 (0.56%) Local Government
20 44 (0.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3220 (38.39%) Analyst
2 1184 (14.12%) Support Analyst
3 947 (11.29%) Service Analyst
4 908 (10.83%) IT Support
5 894 (10.66%) Support Engineer
6 888 (10.59%) Service Desk Analyst
7 630 (7.51%) IT Analyst
8 570 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 507 (6.05%) Developer
10 438 (5.22%) Desktop Support
11 436 (5.20%) 1st Line Support
12 388 (4.63%) IT Engineer
13 385 (4.59%) IT Support Analyst
14 384 (4.58%) Business Analyst
15 340 (4.05%) Service Desk Support
16 339 (4.04%) Project Manager
17 311 (3.71%) Consultant
17 311 (3.71%) IT Support Engineer
18 302 (3.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support
19 300 (3.58%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (6.37%) .NET
2 430 (5.13%) HTML
3 305 (3.64%) XML
4 257 (3.06%) Web Services
5 231 (2.75%) CSS
6 181 (2.16%) ASP.NET
7 109 (1.30%) jQuery
8 101 (1.20%) .NET Framework
9 91 (1.09%) HTML5
10 68 (0.81%) WCF
11 67 (0.80%) SOAP
12 51 (0.61%) COM
13 49 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (0.56%) Entity Framework
15 41 (0.49%) XSLT
16 39 (0.47%) Ajax
16 39 (0.47%) Flash
17 38 (0.45%) LINQ
18 36 (0.43%) WPF
19 32 (0.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1168 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 561 (6.69%) Blackberry
3 474 (5.65%) Management Information System
4 282 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 272 (3.24%) Driving Licence
6 264 (3.15%) iPhone
7 226 (2.69%) Data Centre
8 198 (2.36%) Mathematics
9 175 (2.09%) Smartphone
10 142 (1.69%) iPad
11 133 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
12 112 (1.34%) e-Learning
13 88 (1.05%) User Experience
14 86 (1.03%) Statistics
15 85 (1.01%) Replication
16 83 (0.99%) Fat Client
16 83 (0.99%) Thin Client
17 82 (0.98%) Social Media
18 79 (0.94%) Client/Server
19 78 (0.93%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4081 (48.66%) Windows
2 1973 (23.52%) Windows 7
3 1358 (16.19%) Windows Server
4 978 (11.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 765 (9.12%) Windows 8
6 722 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 509 (6.07%) Windows 10
8 490 (5.84%) Windows XP
9 445 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 381 (4.54%) Linux
11 289 (3.45%) Android
12 258 (3.08%) Unix
13 208 (2.48%) Mac OS X
14 190 (2.27%) Apple iOS
15 159 (1.90%) Windows Vista
16 79 (0.94%) Mac OS
17 40 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
18 39 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
19 30 (0.36%) Windows Phone
20 29 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1654 (19.72%) ITIL
2 973 (11.60%) Project Management
3 729 (8.69%) Agile Software Development
4 548 (6.53%) PRINCE2
5 491 (5.85%) CRM
6 472 (5.63%) Service Management
7 470 (5.60%) Time Management
8 447 (5.33%) Service Delivery
9 414 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 405 (4.83%) Change Management
11 346 (4.13%) Mentoring
12 327 (3.90%) Business Analysis
13 318 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 309 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
15 307 (3.66%) SDLC
16 273 (3.26%) Incident Management
17 266 (3.17%) Document Management
18 258 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
19 243 (2.90%) Data Analysis
20 225 (2.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1584 (18.89%) SQL
2 456 (5.44%) C#
3 278 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 259 (3.09%) PowerShell
5 213 (2.54%) Java
6 210 (2.50%) VBA
7 192 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 189 (2.25%) C
9 150 (1.79%) VB
10 97 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 92 (1.10%) VBScript
12 74 (0.88%) PHP
13 72 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 67 (0.80%) Python
15 58 (0.69%) C++
16 46 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 42 (0.50%) Perl
18 28 (0.33%) R
19 24 (0.29%) ABAP
20 22 (0.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1092 (13.02%) Degree
2 791 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 393 (4.69%) MCSE
4 335 (3.99%) MCP
5 271 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 252 (3.00%) MCSA
7 241 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
8 197 (2.35%) ISEB
9 174 (2.07%) SC Cleared
10 169 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
11 166 (1.98%) CCNA
12 140 (1.67%) ISTQB
13 116 (1.38%) MCDST
14 113 (1.35%) MCITP
15 106 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 83 (0.99%) PMI Certification
17 77 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 70 (0.83%) MCTS
19 65 (0.78%) A+ Certification
20 62 (0.74%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 733 (8.74%) SLA
2 331 (3.95%) QA
3 110 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 75 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 67 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 43 (0.51%) COBIT
7 26 (0.31%) ISO 14001
8 24 (0.29%) ISO27002
9 21 (0.25%) PCI DSS
10 19 (0.23%) ISO22301
11 12 (0.14%) GAAP
11 12 (0.14%) GAMP
11 12 (0.14%) PMBOK
12 9 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.095%) P3O
14 6 (0.072%) Solvency II
15 4 (0.048%) MiFID
15 4 (0.048%) RMADS
15 4 (0.048%) TickIT
16 3 (0.036%) SEPA
System Software
1 2825 (33.68%) Active Directory
2 628 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 377 (4.50%) Hyper-V
4 230 (2.74%) XenApp
5 172 (2.05%) vSphere
6 132 (1.57%) XenDesktop
7 114 (1.36%) Terminal Services
8 78 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
9 62 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 58 (0.69%) XenServer
11 56 (0.67%) VMware ESX
12 48 (0.57%) Terminal Server
13 46 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
14 39 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
15 37 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
16 35 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
17 31 (0.37%) BitLocker
18 25 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 24 (0.29%) NFS
20 21 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 468 (5.58%) SCCM
2 151 (1.80%) Backup Exec
3 121 (1.44%) WSUS
4 93 (1.11%) SCOM
5 84 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
6 60 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 44 (0.52%) AirWatch
8 29 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 27 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 25 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
10 25 (0.30%) XenMobile
11 23 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
11 23 (0.27%) Icinga
12 22 (0.26%) Puppet
13 20 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
14 19 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 18 (0.21%) Nagios
15 18 (0.21%) SCVMM
16 17 (0.20%) DameWare
16 17 (0.20%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5486 (65.41%) Microsoft
2 1013 (12.08%) Citrix
3 940 (11.21%) VMware
4 737 (8.79%) Cisco
5 471 (5.62%) Oracle
6 386 (4.60%) HP
7 367 (4.38%) Apple
8 267 (3.18%) SAP
9 205 (2.44%) Dell
10 198 (2.36%) Adobe
11 167 (1.99%) Avaya
12 144 (1.72%) iManage
13 139 (1.66%) Veeam
14 129 (1.54%) Google
15 125 (1.49%) Symantec
16 118 (1.41%) Sophos
17 117 (1.40%) Mitel
18 112 (1.34%) Bloomberg
19 109 (1.30%) Remedy
20 100 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive salary package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-24,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20k - 26.5k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + Benefits
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Bromley, Kent
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Hampshire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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London
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
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South East London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
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Central London / West End
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