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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 72 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3555 4773 5189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.02% 4.70% 4.86%
As % of the Applications category 32.04% 33.60% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2948 3973 4170
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,425 £30,000 £29,383
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +2.10%
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
11096 14205 16167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.55% 13.98% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9225 11787 13038
Median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 October 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 October 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 -14 1474 £35,000 +2.94% 156
South East -21 633 £32,000 -1.53% 102
East of England -11 304 £27,750 -10.48% 40
South West +19 299 £26,500 -7.01% 68
West Midlands +19 251 £32,500 +18.18% 31
North West -27 247 £30,000 -3.22% 52
Yorkshire -14 198 £26,500 +3.41% 22
East Midlands -18 94 £23,250 -4.18% 21
North East +25 38 £33,750 +29.80% 8
Midlands +10 7 £42,500 -
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4938 (64.72%) Microsoft
2 3729 (48.87%) MS Excel
3 3670 (48.10%) Windows
4 2539 (33.28%) Active Directory
5 1804 (23.64%) Windows 7
6 1727 (22.63%) Finance
7 1583 (20.75%) ITIL
8 1313 (17.21%) SQL
9 1224 (16.04%) Windows Server
10 1060 (13.89%) MS Exchange
11 1037 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
12 1018 (13.34%) MS PowerPoint
13 993 (13.01%) Degree
14 879 (11.52%) SQL Server
15 837 (10.97%) VMware
16 828 (10.85%) Citrix
17 822 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
18 815 (10.68%) Office 365
19 772 (10.12%) Project Management
20 726 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
21 678 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
22 670 (8.78%) Windows 8
23 646 (8.47%) SLA
23 646 (8.47%) SharePoint
24 605 (7.93%) Windows Server 2012
25 604 (7.92%) Cisco
26 589 (7.72%) Windows 10
27 584 (7.65%) TCP/IP
28 567 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
29 549 (7.20%) MS Visio

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 1060 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 646 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 382 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 282 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 232 (3.04%) IIS
6 225 (2.95%) Skype for Business
7 189 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 150 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 91 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 83 (1.09%) CMS
11 69 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 65 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 58 (0.76%) IBM Notes
14 51 (0.67%) Confluence
15 48 (0.63%) SAS
16 39 (0.51%) Apache
17 32 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
18 28 (0.37%) Tomcat
18 28 (0.37%) WordPress
19 23 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3729 (48.87%) MS Excel
2 1018 (13.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 549 (7.20%) MS Visio
4 395 (5.18%) MS Project
5 76 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 62 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 49 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 34 (0.45%) Acrobat
9 32 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
10 20 (0.26%) InfoPath
11 18 (0.24%) AutoCAD
11 18 (0.24%) SPSS
12 11 (0.14%) InDesign
13 10 (0.13%) Open Workbench
14 9 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
15 7 (0.092%) Adobe Captivate
16 6 (0.079%) Mozilla Thunderbird
16 6 (0.079%) SOLIDWORKS
17 4 (0.052%) Fireworks
17 4 (0.052%) Stata
Business Applications
1 115 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 37 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 35 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 20 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 19 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 19 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 19 (0.25%) Visualfiles
7 18 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 17 (0.22%) SAP MM
9 14 (0.18%) SAP SD
10 12 (0.16%) Eikon
10 12 (0.16%) Infor M3
11 11 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 11 (0.14%) Sage 200
11 11 (0.14%) SAP BPC
12 10 (0.13%) Maximo
12 10 (0.13%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 9 (0.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 815 (10.68%) Office 365
2 205 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 148 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 130 (1.70%) SaaS
5 64 (0.84%) Mimecast
6 41 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (0.43%) G Suite
8 31 (0.41%) Google Analytics
9 28 (0.37%) IaaS
10 23 (0.30%) OneDrive
11 21 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 19 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (0.17%) Dropbox
15 12 (0.16%) Amazon S3
16 10 (0.13%) Yammer
17 6 (0.079%) AdWords
17 6 (0.079%) MailChimp
17 6 (0.079%) SuccessFactors
18 5 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 584 (7.65%) TCP/IP
2 509 (6.67%) Firewall
3 506 (6.63%) LAN
4 487 (6.38%) VPN
5 459 (6.02%) WAN
6 444 (5.82%) DNS
7 392 (5.14%) DHCP
8 358 (4.69%) Internet
9 292 (3.83%) VoIP
10 248 (3.25%) SAN
10 248 (3.25%) Wireless
11 113 (1.48%) Intranet
11 113 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
12 111 (1.45%) Skype
13 108 (1.42%) IP Telephony
13 108 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
14 90 (1.18%) VLAN
15 73 (0.96%) NAS
16 61 (0.80%) Network Security
17 55 (0.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 879 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 221 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 188 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 160 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 157 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 109 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 108 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 88 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
9 84 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 80 (1.05%) MySQL
11 78 (1.02%) MS Access
12 66 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
13 56 (0.73%) Oracle Database
14 53 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
15 52 (0.68%) QlikView
16 49 (0.64%) Data Mining
17 41 (0.54%) SAP BW
18 40 (0.52%) Big Data
19 38 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 30 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 145 (1.90%) JIRA
2 133 (1.74%) Visual Studio
3 69 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (0.62%) Selenium
5 38 (0.50%) Git (software)
6 30 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 29 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
8 27 (0.35%) HP UFT
9 25 (0.33%) LoadRunner
9 25 (0.33%) Subversion
10 22 (0.29%) TeamCity
11 21 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 21 (0.28%) SoapUI
12 20 (0.26%) Eclipse
13 16 (0.21%) Jenkins
13 16 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
14 14 (0.18%) WebSpeed
15 13 (0.17%) JMeter
15 13 (0.17%) Toad
16 12 (0.16%) ClearQuest
General
1 1727 (22.63%) Finance
2 491 (6.44%) Legal
3 451 (5.91%) Law
4 449 (5.88%) Marketing
5 433 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 356 (4.67%) Banking
7 253 (3.32%) Manufacturing
8 250 (3.28%) Retail
9 146 (1.91%) Advertising
10 121 (1.59%) Back Office
11 99 (1.30%) Billing
12 88 (1.15%) German Language
13 75 (0.98%) Publishing
14 69 (0.90%) Electronics
15 65 (0.85%) Investment Banking
16 62 (0.81%) Games
17 61 (0.80%) Financial Institution
18 52 (0.68%) French Language
19 49 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
20 42 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2850 (37.35%) Analyst
2 1002 (13.13%) Support Analyst
3 874 (11.45%) Service Analyst
4 834 (10.93%) Service Desk Analyst
5 814 (10.67%) IT Support
6 789 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 584 (7.65%) IT Analyst
8 538 (7.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 440 (5.77%) Developer
10 421 (5.52%) Desktop Support
11 376 (4.93%) 1st Line Support
12 374 (4.90%) IT Support Analyst
13 342 (4.48%) IT Engineer
14 327 (4.29%) Business Analyst
14 327 (4.29%) Service Desk Support
15 291 (3.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 290 (3.80%) Project Manager
17 288 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
18 275 (3.60%) Administrator
18 275 (3.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (5.48%) .NET
2 370 (4.85%) HTML
3 246 (3.22%) XML
4 209 (2.74%) Web Services
5 193 (2.53%) CSS
6 164 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 102 (1.34%) jQuery
8 84 (1.10%) HTML5
9 74 (0.97%) .NET Framework
10 56 (0.73%) SOAP
11 50 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 49 (0.64%) COM
13 40 (0.52%) WCF
14 39 (0.51%) LINQ
15 35 (0.46%) Ajax
16 34 (0.45%) Entity Framework
17 30 (0.39%) AngularJS
17 30 (0.39%) MDX
18 28 (0.37%) KnockoutJS
19 25 (0.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1037 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
2 413 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 382 (5.01%) Blackberry
4 261 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 258 (3.38%) Driving Licence
6 230 (3.01%) iPhone
7 224 (2.94%) Data Centre
8 177 (2.32%) Mathematics
9 161 (2.11%) Smartphone
10 141 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
11 134 (1.76%) NHS
12 131 (1.72%) iPad
13 109 (1.43%) e-Learning
14 99 (1.30%) Statistics
15 92 (1.21%) Social Media
16 87 (1.14%) User Experience
17 79 (1.04%) Fat Client
17 79 (1.04%) Thin Client
18 67 (0.88%) PMI
19 62 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3670 (48.10%) Windows
2 1804 (23.64%) Windows 7
3 1224 (16.04%) Windows Server
4 822 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 670 (8.78%) Windows 8
6 605 (7.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 589 (7.72%) Windows 10
8 371 (4.86%) Windows XP
9 357 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 324 (4.25%) Linux
11 222 (2.91%) Unix
12 207 (2.71%) Mac OS X
13 204 (2.67%) Android
14 163 (2.14%) Apple iOS
15 135 (1.77%) Windows Vista
16 73 (0.96%) Mac OS
17 47 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 39 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
19 28 (0.37%) Windows Phone
20 26 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1583 (20.75%) ITIL
2 772 (10.12%) Project Management
3 726 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 540 (7.08%) PRINCE2
5 521 (6.83%) Service Management
6 482 (6.32%) CRM
7 431 (5.65%) Service Delivery
8 401 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 355 (4.65%) Time Management
10 336 (4.40%) Change Management
11 304 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
12 298 (3.91%) Mentoring
13 291 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 269 (3.53%) Incident Management
15 254 (3.33%) Business Analysis
16 252 (3.30%) ERP
17 244 (3.20%) SDLC
18 230 (3.01%) Document Management
19 210 (2.75%) Analytics
20 207 (2.71%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1313 (17.21%) SQL
2 371 (4.86%) C#
3 270 (3.54%) JavaScript
4 246 (3.22%) PowerShell
5 189 (2.48%) C
5 189 (2.48%) Java
6 176 (2.31%) VBA
7 159 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 125 (1.64%) VB
9 81 (1.06%) VBScript
10 72 (0.94%) Python
11 69 (0.90%) VB.NET
12 65 (0.85%) PL/SQL
13 62 (0.81%) PHP
14 48 (0.63%) C++
15 45 (0.59%) Perl
16 28 (0.37%) Shell Script
17 19 (0.25%) R
18 18 (0.24%) Bash Shell
19 17 (0.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 993 (13.01%) Degree
2 678 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 321 (4.21%) MCSE
4 311 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 273 (3.58%) MCP
6 210 (2.75%) MCSA
7 195 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 193 (2.53%) SC Cleared
9 183 (2.40%) ISEB
10 155 (2.03%) CCNA
11 142 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
12 126 (1.65%) ISTQB
13 124 (1.63%) MCITP
14 103 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 98 (1.28%) PMI Certification
16 81 (1.06%) MCDST
17 79 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 69 (0.90%) MOS
19 63 (0.83%) MCTS
20 51 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 646 (8.47%) SLA
2 303 (3.97%) QA
3 114 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 109 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 62 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 43 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 30 (0.39%) COBIT
8 21 (0.28%) ISO27002
9 17 (0.22%) PMBOK
10 16 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 14 (0.18%) GAMP
12 11 (0.14%) MiFID
13 9 (0.12%) ISO 14001
13 9 (0.12%) P3O
14 7 (0.092%) ISO22301
15 5 (0.066%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 4 (0.052%) SEPA
16 4 (0.052%) Solvency II
17 2 (0.026%) GAAP
17 2 (0.026%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2539 (33.28%) Active Directory
2 567 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 299 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 170 (2.23%) XenApp
5 165 (2.16%) vSphere
6 91 (1.19%) Terminal Services
7 84 (1.10%) XenDesktop
8 57 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
9 54 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 53 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
11 43 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
12 40 (0.52%) Terminal Server
12 40 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
13 39 (0.51%) VMware ESX
14 27 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
15 22 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 21 (0.28%) BitLocker
16 21 (0.28%) XenServer
17 15 (0.20%) Firmware
17 15 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 459 (6.02%) SCCM
2 126 (1.65%) WSUS
3 97 (1.27%) SCOM
4 92 (1.21%) Backup Exec
5 78 (1.02%) AirWatch
6 77 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
7 39 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
8 31 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
9 30 (0.39%) NetBackup
10 25 (0.33%) Casper Suite
11 23 (0.30%) Puppet
12 22 (0.29%) Nagios
13 20 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 18 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
14 18 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
14 18 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 16 (0.21%) Icinga
15 16 (0.21%) SCVMM
16 15 (0.20%) Cobbler
17 14 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4938 (64.72%) Microsoft
2 837 (10.97%) VMware
3 828 (10.85%) Citrix
4 604 (7.92%) Cisco
5 354 (4.64%) Oracle
6 353 (4.63%) Apple
7 305 (4.00%) HP
8 251 (3.29%) SAP
9 175 (2.29%) Adobe
10 141 (1.85%) Dell
11 136 (1.78%) Avaya
12 124 (1.63%) iManage
13 119 (1.56%) Google
14 108 (1.42%) Mitel
15 106 (1.39%) Remedy
16 104 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
17 89 (1.17%) Sophos
17 89 (1.17%) Symantec
18 85 (1.11%) Sage
19 84 (1.10%) Veeam
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Salary: £16000.00 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £38K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £19000 - £21000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 37K + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £31000 Per Annum Up to £31K + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Romford, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £38K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
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X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
PDP London
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30877 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £32k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market salaries
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tyneside
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £26,500 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000.0000 - £22000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago