The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 63 109 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.72% 9.47% 7.49%
As % of the Applications category 48.84% 49.77% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 74 55
Median salary £35,000 £25,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,150 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
129 219 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.77% 19.03% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 79 145 168
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,010
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Office
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Essex region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Essex

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Essex

MS Office
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Brentwood +8 10 - - 3
Colchester -13 6 £24,250 -28.67% 1
Harlow - 4 £35,000 -
Basildon +8 3 £62,500 +145.09%
Witham -4 2 - -
Chelmsford -17 1 - -
Loughton - 1 £47,500 - 1
Braintree - 1 £43,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 72 (59.50%) Microsoft
2 48 (39.67%) MS Excel
3 44 (36.36%) Windows
4 33 (27.27%) SQL
5 26 (21.49%) Finance
6 21 (17.36%) MS Exchange
7 19 (15.70%) SLA
7 19 (15.70%) ITIL
8 18 (14.88%) Degree
8 18 (14.88%) Problem Management
9 16 (13.22%) Time Management
9 16 (13.22%) Project Management
10 15 (12.40%) Web Services
11 14 (11.57%) Active Directory
12 13 (10.74%) SCCM
12 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (9.92%) VPN
13 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
13 12 (9.92%) Office 365
14 11 (9.09%) Process Improvement
14 11 (9.09%) Citrix
14 11 (9.09%) Service Management
15 10 (8.26%) ITSM
15 10 (8.26%) Advertising
15 10 (8.26%) Blackberry
15 10 (8.26%) Apple
15 10 (8.26%) Business Development
15 10 (8.26%) Analytics
15 10 (8.26%) Mobile Computing
16 9 (7.44%) Automation Testing

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 21 (17.36%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.48%) CMS
5 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.48%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (39.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.13%) MS Project
4 4 (3.31%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.92%) Office 365
3 6 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.96%) iTunes
4 4 (3.31%) OneDrive
4 4 (3.31%) Yammer
5 2 (1.65%) AdWords
5 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.92%) VPN
2 5 (4.13%) Skype
3 3 (2.48%) Internet
3 3 (2.48%) SAN
4 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.65%) VLAN
4 2 (1.65%) WAN
4 2 (1.65%) Wireless
5 1 (0.83%) Firewall
5 1 (0.83%) Intranet
5 1 (0.83%) LAN
5 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.79%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.96%) MS Access
5 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.83%) OLAP
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.13%) JMeter
3 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.65%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.65%) JBehave
3 2 (1.65%) Selenium
3 2 (1.65%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.65%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.65%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.83%) JIRA
4 1 (0.83%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Advertising
3 8 (6.61%) Marketing
4 7 (5.79%) Automotive
5 5 (4.13%) Law
5 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.31%) French Language
7 3 (2.48%) Banking
7 3 (2.48%) German Language
8 2 (1.65%) Electronics
8 2 (1.65%) Front Office
8 2 (1.65%) Legal
8 2 (1.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.83%) Back Office
9 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.83%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (15.70%) Analyst
2 10 (8.26%) Support Manager
2 10 (8.26%) Tester
3 8 (6.61%) Developer
3 8 (6.61%) Service Manager
3 8 (6.61%) Support Analyst
4 7 (5.79%) Applications Manager
4 7 (5.79%) Applications Support
4 7 (5.79%) Applications Support Manager
4 7 (5.79%) Business Manager
4 7 (5.79%) Business Systems Manager
4 7 (5.79%) Service Support Manager
4 7 (5.79%) Systems Manager
5 6 (4.96%) Applications Developer
5 6 (4.96%) Desktop Support
5 6 (4.96%) IT Manager
5 6 (4.96%) Software Tester
6 5 (4.13%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) Web Services
2 9 (7.44%) HTML
3 7 (5.79%) .NET
3 7 (5.79%) jQuery
4 6 (4.96%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.31%) Autofac
5 4 (3.31%) AutoMapper
5 4 (3.31%) CSS
5 4 (3.31%) LINQ
5 4 (3.31%) XML
6 3 (2.48%) HTML5
6 3 (2.48%) SOAP
6 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.83%) ADSI
7 1 (0.83%) Ajax
7 1 (0.83%) Mason
7 1 (0.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) Blackberry
1 10 (8.26%) Mobile Computing
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.31%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.48%) BYOD
5 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.48%) Photography
5 3 (2.48%) User Experience
5 3 (2.48%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.65%) AS400
6 2 (1.65%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.65%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Social Media
7 1 (0.83%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.36%) Windows
2 9 (7.44%) Windows 8
3 8 (6.61%) Windows 10
3 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Phone
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.48%) Android
7 3 (2.48%) Linux
8 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.70%) ITIL
2 18 (14.88%) Problem Management
3 16 (13.22%) Project Management
3 16 (13.22%) Time Management
4 11 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 11 (9.09%) Service Management
5 10 (8.26%) Analytics
5 10 (8.26%) Business Development
5 10 (8.26%) ITSM
6 9 (7.44%) Automation Testing
7 8 (6.61%) Incident Management
7 8 (6.61%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (6.61%) Process Management
7 8 (6.61%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.79%) Business Analytics
8 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.79%) Conflict Management
8 7 (5.79%) CRM
8 7 (5.79%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (5.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (5.79%) C#
2 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.79%) VB
3 6 (4.96%) Java
3 6 (4.96%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.31%) C
4 4 (3.31%) Perl
4 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.83%) C++
5 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Degree
2 8 (6.61%) ISEB
3 7 (5.79%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.96%) PMP
5 5 (4.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.13%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.48%) HNC
7 2 (1.65%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.65%) HND
7 2 (1.65%) PgMP
8 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.83%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) MCSA
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.70%) SLA
2 7 (5.79%) QA
3 3 (2.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (11.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.31%) vSphere
4 2 (1.65%) XenApp
4 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (10.74%) SCCM
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.83%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 72 (59.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.09%) Citrix
3 10 (8.26%) Apple
4 8 (6.61%) Clearswift
4 8 (6.61%) Nokia
4 8 (6.61%) Proofpoint
5 6 (4.96%) VMware
6 5 (4.13%) HP
7 4 (3.31%) Adobe
7 4 (3.31%) Tableau
8 3 (2.48%) Dell
8 3 (2.48%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.65%) AppSense
9 2 (1.65%) Google
9 2 (1.65%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.83%) Cisco
10 1 (0.83%) IBM
10 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.83%) Sophos
10 1 (0.83%) TOWER Software
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