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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
UK / England
Rank 69 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3199 4216 5091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.04% 4.52% 5.18%
As % of the Applications category 31.89% 32.78% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2705 3453 4240
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,000 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
10031 12860 15715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.68% 13.78% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8335 10580 13048
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -13 1293 £35,500 -5.33% 154
South East +3 675 £28,500 -10.93% 96
North West -3 267 £27,500 -15.38% 39
East of England -25 222 £32,500 - 27
South West -6 217 £30,000 +5.26% 38
West Midlands +2 190 £27,500 -8.33% 35
Yorkshire -21 188 £27,000 -10.00% 28
East Midlands -20 117 £23,259 -15.42% 22
North East +1 39 £23,000 -4.16% 11
Midlands +9 1 £38,500 -23.00%
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 4470 (66.72%) Microsoft
2 3324 (49.61%) MS Excel
3 3262 (48.69%) Windows
4 2172 (32.42%) Active Directory
5 1542 (23.01%) Windows 7
6 1459 (21.78%) Finance
7 1361 (20.31%) ITIL
8 1135 (16.94%) Windows Server
9 1036 (15.46%) SQL
10 967 (14.43%) MS Exchange
11 910 (13.58%) MS PowerPoint
12 893 (13.33%) Degree
13 862 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
14 762 (11.37%) VMware
15 720 (10.75%) Office 365
16 718 (10.72%) SQL Server
17 686 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
18 681 (10.16%) Citrix
19 665 (9.93%) SLA
20 661 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
21 659 (9.84%) Project Management
22 599 (8.94%) SharePoint
23 594 (8.87%) Windows 10
24 575 (8.58%) Cisco
25 562 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
26 545 (8.13%) MS Visio
27 541 (8.07%) Windows 8
28 531 (7.93%) Service Management
29 520 (7.76%) PRINCE2
29 520 (7.76%) 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
1 967 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 599 (8.94%) SharePoint
3 273 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 243 (3.63%) Skype for Business
5 166 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 164 (2.45%) IIS
7 152 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 103 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 102 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 58 (0.87%) CMS
11 53 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
12 47 (0.70%) IBM Notes
13 44 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 42 (0.63%) Confluence
15 33 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
16 26 (0.39%) SAS
17 21 (0.31%) Apache
17 21 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
18 19 (0.28%) MS Project Server
18 19 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3324 (49.61%) MS Excel
2 910 (13.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 545 (8.13%) MS Visio
4 371 (5.54%) MS Project
5 52 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 49 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 47 (0.70%) Acrobat
8 43 (0.64%) Photoshop
9 28 (0.42%) Camtasia
10 26 (0.39%) Snagit
11 19 (0.28%) InfoPath
12 15 (0.22%) InDesign
13 14 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
13 14 (0.21%) SPSS
14 10 (0.15%) FrameMaker
14 10 (0.15%) Open Workbench
15 9 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
15 9 (0.13%) RoboHelp
16 7 (0.10%) Mozilla Thunderbird
16 7 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 99 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 19 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 19 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 18 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
5 18 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 17 (0.25%) Magento
7 16 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 16 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 16 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
7 16 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 16 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
8 15 (0.22%) SAP FI
9 12 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
9 12 (0.18%) SAP MM
10 11 (0.16%) SAP CO
10 11 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
11 10 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
11 10 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 720 (10.75%) Office 365
2 269 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 151 (2.25%) SaaS
4 107 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
5 64 (0.96%) Mimecast
6 45 (0.67%) IaaS
7 36 (0.54%) G Suite
8 30 (0.45%) PaaS
9 28 (0.42%) Google Analytics
10 26 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 20 (0.30%) OneDrive
13 11 (0.16%) Dropbox
14 9 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (0.13%) Trello
14 9 (0.13%) Yammer
15 7 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.090%) iTunes
17 3 (0.045%) Lucidchart
17 3 (0.045%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 472 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 465 (6.94%) Firewall
3 443 (6.61%) VPN
4 410 (6.12%) DNS
5 403 (6.01%) LAN
6 374 (5.58%) WAN
7 371 (5.54%) DHCP
8 275 (4.10%) Internet
9 215 (3.21%) VoIP
10 189 (2.82%) Wireless
11 171 (2.55%) SAN
12 131 (1.96%) Skype
13 113 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
14 104 (1.55%) Intranet
15 85 (1.27%) Network Security
15 85 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
16 76 (1.13%) VLAN
17 59 (0.88%) IP Telephony
18 56 (0.84%) MPLS
19 43 (0.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 718 (10.72%) SQL Server
2 181 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 156 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 148 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 119 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 118 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 101 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
8 92 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
8 92 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 80 (1.19%) MySQL
10 74 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
11 68 (1.01%) MS Access
12 57 (0.85%) Oracle Database
13 34 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
13 34 (0.51%) RDBMS
14 30 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
14 30 (0.45%) SAP BW
15 29 (0.43%) Big Data
15 29 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
15 29 (0.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 133 (1.99%) Visual Studio
2 116 (1.73%) JIRA
3 66 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (0.67%) Selenium
5 38 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 23 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 21 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 19 (0.28%) MSI
9 18 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
9 18 (0.27%) SoapUI
9 18 (0.27%) Toad
10 16 (0.24%) LoadRunner
10 16 (0.24%) Moq
11 15 (0.22%) Axure RP
12 13 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 13 (0.19%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.18%) Subversion
14 10 (0.15%) ClearCase
14 10 (0.15%) JMeter
14 10 (0.15%) Maven
General
1 1459 (21.78%) Finance
2 445 (6.64%) Law
3 399 (5.96%) Legal
4 366 (5.46%) Marketing
5 363 (5.42%) Telecoms
6 265 (3.96%) Banking
7 225 (3.36%) Manufacturing
8 214 (3.19%) Retail
9 135 (2.01%) Advertising
10 94 (1.40%) Back Office
11 79 (1.18%) Billing
12 77 (1.15%) Publishing
13 73 (1.09%) German Language
14 63 (0.94%) French Language
15 56 (0.84%) Financial Institution
16 43 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
17 41 (0.61%) Games
18 39 (0.58%) Investment Banking
19 35 (0.52%) Automotive
19 35 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2336 (34.87%) Analyst
2 834 (12.45%) Support Analyst
3 741 (11.06%) IT Support
4 712 (10.63%) Support Engineer
5 702 (10.48%) Service Analyst
6 662 (9.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 539 (8.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 451 (6.73%) IT Analyst
9 396 (5.91%) Desktop Support
10 328 (4.90%) IT Engineer
11 318 (4.75%) Developer
12 305 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
13 274 (4.09%) IT Support Engineer
14 272 (4.06%) 1st Line Support
14 272 (4.06%) Administrator
15 264 (3.94%) Business Analyst
16 263 (3.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 256 (3.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
18 254 (3.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
19 252 (3.76%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (4.57%) HTML
2 261 (3.90%) .NET
3 195 (2.91%) XML
4 168 (2.51%) CSS
5 142 (2.12%) Web Services
6 131 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 71 (1.06%) jQuery
8 69 (1.03%) .NET Framework
9 53 (0.79%) HTML5
10 52 (0.78%) Software Packaging
11 45 (0.67%) SOAP
12 40 (0.60%) AngularJS
13 37 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (0.46%) Entity Framework
15 28 (0.42%) XSLT
16 26 (0.39%) EDI
17 25 (0.37%) COM
17 25 (0.37%) WCF
18 23 (0.34%) REST
19 19 (0.28%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 862 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 377 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 265 (3.96%) Blackberry
4 243 (3.63%) Data Centre
5 230 (3.43%) Driving Licence
6 221 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 193 (2.88%) iPhone
8 181 (2.70%) NHS
9 152 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
10 140 (2.09%) iPad
11 124 (1.85%) Mathematics
12 121 (1.81%) e-Learning
12 121 (1.81%) Smartphone
13 105 (1.57%) Statistics
14 93 (1.39%) Fat Client
14 93 (1.39%) Thin Client
15 79 (1.18%) Social Media
15 79 (1.18%) User Experience
16 65 (0.97%) Fintech
17 57 (0.85%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3262 (48.69%) Windows
2 1542 (23.01%) Windows 7
3 1135 (16.94%) Windows Server
4 686 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 594 (8.87%) Windows 10
6 562 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 541 (8.07%) Windows 8
8 342 (5.10%) Windows XP
9 322 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 318 (4.75%) Linux
11 183 (2.73%) Mac OS X
12 180 (2.69%) Android
13 160 (2.39%) Apple iOS
14 157 (2.34%) Unix
15 88 (1.31%) Windows Vista
16 79 (1.18%) Mac OS
17 45 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 45 (0.67%) Windows Phone
18 41 (0.61%) Solaris
19 26 (0.39%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1361 (20.31%) ITIL
2 661 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
3 659 (9.84%) Project Management
4 531 (7.93%) Service Management
5 520 (7.76%) PRINCE2
6 474 (7.07%) CRM
7 376 (5.61%) Service Delivery
8 333 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 295 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
10 275 (4.10%) ERP
11 272 (4.06%) Change Management
12 264 (3.94%) Time Management
13 244 (3.64%) Mentoring
14 242 (3.61%) Business Analysis
15 218 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 207 (3.09%) Analytics
17 201 (3.00%) ITSM
18 195 (2.91%) Data Analysis
18 195 (2.91%) Incident Management
18 195 (2.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1036 (15.46%) SQL
2 235 (3.51%) C#
3 233 (3.48%) JavaScript
4 222 (3.31%) PowerShell
5 204 (3.04%) C
6 151 (2.25%) Java
7 139 (2.07%) VBA
8 113 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 109 (1.63%) VB
10 71 (1.06%) Python
11 70 (1.04%) VBScript
12 61 (0.91%) VB.NET
13 52 (0.78%) PHP
13 52 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 44 (0.66%) C++
15 40 (0.60%) Perl
16 28 (0.42%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.15%) R
17 10 (0.15%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 893 (13.33%) Degree
2 504 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 288 (4.30%) Security Cleared
4 221 (3.30%) MCSE
5 211 (3.15%) MCP
6 201 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
7 164 (2.45%) MCSA
8 159 (2.37%) SC Cleared
9 156 (2.33%) ISEB
10 147 (2.19%) CCNA
11 120 (1.79%) ISTQB
11 120 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
12 108 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 99 (1.48%) PMI Certification
14 84 (1.25%) MCITP
15 79 (1.18%) MOS
16 73 (1.09%) PMP
17 64 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 53 (0.79%) CCNP
19 48 (0.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 665 (9.93%) SLA
2 227 (3.39%) QA
3 106 (1.58%) Data Quality
4 74 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 38 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 20 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (0.19%) P3O
9 12 (0.18%) COBIT
9 12 (0.18%) ISO27002
9 12 (0.18%) PMBOK
10 10 (0.15%) ISO 14001
11 9 (0.13%) MiFID
12 7 (0.10%) GAMP
13 5 (0.075%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 4 (0.060%) Basel II
14 4 (0.060%) Basel III
15 2 (0.030%) GCP
15 2 (0.030%) GLP
15 2 (0.030%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2172 (32.42%) Active Directory
2 520 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 249 (3.72%) Hyper-V
4 150 (2.24%) vSphere
5 133 (1.99%) XenApp
6 50 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 46 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
8 44 (0.66%) Terminal Services
9 39 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
10 37 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
11 35 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 33 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
12 33 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
13 18 (0.27%) VMware ESX
14 17 (0.25%) XenServer
15 16 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 16 (0.24%) Terminal Server
16 13 (0.19%) ProxySG
17 10 (0.15%) Xen
18 9 (0.13%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 379 (5.66%) SCCM
2 76 (1.13%) WSUS
3 74 (1.10%) AirWatch
4 72 (1.07%) Backup Exec
4 72 (1.07%) SCOM
5 68 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
6 27 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 24 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
8 22 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
9 20 (0.30%) XenMobile
10 16 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 15 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
11 15 (0.22%) Nagios
12 14 (0.21%) Casper Suite
12 14 (0.21%) NetBackup
13 12 (0.18%) Malwarebytes
13 12 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
13 12 (0.18%) SCVMM
14 11 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
15 10 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4470 (66.72%) Microsoft
2 762 (11.37%) VMware
3 681 (10.16%) Citrix
4 575 (8.58%) Cisco
5 324 (4.84%) Apple
6 288 (4.30%) HP
7 286 (4.27%) Oracle
8 223 (3.33%) SAP
9 195 (2.91%) Adobe
10 144 (2.15%) Avaya
11 135 (2.01%) iManage
12 124 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
13 122 (1.82%) Google
14 114 (1.70%) Dell
15 92 (1.37%) Intel Security
16 82 (1.22%) Remedy
17 80 (1.19%) NetApp
18 77 (1.15%) Sage
19 75 (1.12%) Mitel
20 72 (1.07%) Sophos
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 per annum + progession
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + study support
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Red10
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venn Group
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37794.00 - £47278.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
University of the Arts London
Salary: £27,801 - 33,938 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Royal College of Art
Salary: From £26,463 to £29,413 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Basic + Company Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum + £8000 commission
Posted: Yesterday