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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 90 92 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.88% 7.45% 6.75%
As % of the Applications category 44.33% 40.17% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 78 49 71
Median salary £37,250 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
East of England

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
203 229 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.04% 18.54% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 152 167 194
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £47,500
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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 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
Colchester -1 13 £22,500 -43.75%
Brentwood -5 13 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Chelmsford +11 9 £42,500 +41.66%
Basildon -3 7 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Southend-on-Sea -4 3 £45,000 +95.65%
Rayleigh - 3 £26,000 -
Harlow - 1 £30,000 - 1
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 142 (70.30%) Microsoft
2 112 (55.45%) Windows
3 106 (52.48%) MS Excel
4 77 (38.12%) Active Directory
5 66 (32.67%) Windows 7
6 59 (29.21%) Windows Server
7 57 (28.22%) SQL Server
8 51 (25.25%) Finance
8 51 (25.25%) Windows 8
9 46 (22.77%) SQL
10 45 (22.28%) MS Exchange
11 44 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (21.29%) Blackberry
13 37 (18.32%) Firewall
13 37 (18.32%) Android
13 37 (18.32%) Hyper-V
14 36 (17.82%) DNS
14 36 (17.82%) Apple
14 36 (17.82%) DHCP
15 34 (16.83%) TCP/IP
15 34 (16.83%) ITIL
15 34 (16.83%) VMware
15 34 (16.83%) Exchange Server 2010
15 34 (16.83%) Windows Server 2012
16 33 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2013
16 33 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (16.34%) Cisco
17 32 (15.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 32 (15.84%) Backup Exec

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 45 (22.28%) MS Exchange
2 34 (16.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (15.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 29 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (4.46%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.50%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 106 (52.48%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (7.43%) MS Visio
4 14 (6.93%) MS Project
5 7 (3.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (1.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.99%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (0.99%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.99%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.99%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.50%) AWD
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.50%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.87%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.32%) Firewall
2 36 (17.82%) DHCP
2 36 (17.82%) DNS
3 34 (16.83%) TCP/IP
4 31 (15.35%) VPN
5 29 (14.36%) IMAP
5 29 (14.36%) SAN
5 29 (14.36%) Wireless
6 28 (13.86%) DMZ
6 28 (13.86%) SMTP
6 28 (13.86%) VLAN
7 25 (12.38%) NAS
8 9 (4.46%) Internet
9 5 (2.48%) iSCSI
9 5 (2.48%) WAN
10 3 (1.49%) Skype
10 3 (1.49%) Softswitch
10 3 (1.49%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.99%) LAN
11 2 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.96%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (1.98%) Lumira
8 4 (1.98%) MS Access
8 4 (1.98%) SAP BI
8 4 (1.98%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.49%) QlikView
10 2 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 13 (6.44%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.47%) Rational Rose
2 7 (3.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.49%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.49%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.99%) Selenium
4 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.99%) Subversion
4 2 (0.99%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.99%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.50%) MSI
General
1 51 (25.25%) Finance
2 11 (5.45%) Law
2 11 (5.45%) Legal
3 9 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.48%) German Language
5 4 (1.98%) Banking
5 4 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.99%) Front Office
6 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Marketing
6 2 (0.99%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) French Language
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (27.23%) Analyst
2 52 (25.74%) Support Engineer
3 32 (15.84%) IT Support
4 28 (13.86%) Developer
5 26 (12.87%) IT Engineer
5 26 (12.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 25 (12.38%) Systems Engineer
6 25 (12.38%) Systems Support
7 22 (10.89%) Systems Support Engineer
8 20 (9.90%) Senior Support Engineer
9 18 (8.91%) Senior IT Support
10 16 (7.92%) 1st Line Support
10 16 (7.92%) Senior IT Engineer
10 16 (7.92%) Support Analyst
11 15 (7.43%) C# Developer
12 14 (6.93%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (6.93%) Team Leader
13 13 (6.44%) SQL Developer
14 12 (5.94%) .NET Developer
14 12 (5.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.86%) MAPI
2 27 (13.37%) XML
3 24 (11.88%) Web Services
4 22 (10.89%) .NET
5 20 (9.90%) HTML
6 13 (6.44%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.46%) CSS
7 9 (4.46%) HTML5
7 9 (4.46%) jQuery
7 9 (4.46%) SOAP
8 8 (3.96%) Ajax
8 8 (3.96%) Autofac
8 8 (3.96%) AutoMapper
8 8 (3.96%) LINQ
9 7 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (3.47%) CSS3
9 7 (3.47%) WSDL
9 7 (3.47%) XML Schema
9 7 (3.47%) XSD
10 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (21.29%) Blackberry
3 30 (14.85%) iPhone
4 28 (13.86%) PDA
5 20 (9.90%) Replication
6 11 (5.45%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.95%) Fat Client
7 10 (4.95%) Thin Client
8 8 (3.96%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.96%) Mobile Computing
9 7 (3.47%) Driving Licence
10 6 (2.97%) Data Integration
11 5 (2.48%) AS400
12 3 (1.49%) BYOD
12 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.49%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.49%) User Experience
13 2 (0.99%) iPad
13 2 (0.99%) iSeries
13 2 (0.99%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 112 (55.45%) Windows
2 66 (32.67%) Windows 7
3 59 (29.21%) Windows Server
4 51 (25.25%) Windows 8
5 43 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (18.32%) Android
7 34 (16.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (15.84%) Windows 10
9 31 (15.35%) Linux
9 31 (15.35%) Windows XP
10 30 (14.85%) Windows Vista
11 28 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (2.48%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.49%) Unix
14 2 (0.99%) AIX
14 2 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.99%) Solaris
14 2 (0.99%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.83%) ITIL
2 27 (13.37%) Project Management
3 26 (12.87%) Time Management
4 18 (8.91%) Software Delivery
5 17 (8.42%) PRINCE2
6 13 (6.44%) Mentoring
7 12 (5.94%) CRM
7 12 (5.94%) Presales
8 10 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (4.95%) Scrum
9 9 (4.46%) Change Management
10 8 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.96%) Coaching
10 8 (3.96%) ITSM
10 8 (3.96%) Logistics
10 8 (3.96%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (3.47%) Case Management
11 7 (3.47%) Line Management
11 7 (3.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.77%) SQL
2 28 (13.86%) C#
3 12 (5.94%) VB.NET
4 11 (5.45%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.98%) ABAP
6 4 (1.98%) VBA
7 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.99%) C++
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (11.88%) Degree
2 17 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.43%) MCSA
3 15 (7.43%) MCSE
4 11 (5.45%) MCP
5 9 (4.46%) A+ Certification
5 9 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.96%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.49%) MCITP
9 2 (0.99%) ISEB
9 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.99%) PMP
10 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.43%) SLA
2 9 (4.46%) QA
3 2 (0.99%) P3O
4 1 (0.50%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (38.12%) Active Directory
2 37 (18.32%) Hyper-V
3 33 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (9.90%) NFS
5 11 (5.45%) vSphere
6 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (4.95%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.97%) XenApp
8 6 (2.97%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (15.84%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.47%) SCCM
3 4 (1.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.99%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.50%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (70.30%) Microsoft
2 36 (17.82%) Apple
3 34 (16.83%) VMware
4 33 (16.34%) Cisco
5 30 (14.85%) Draytek
6 28 (13.86%) Veeam
7 24 (11.88%) Citrix
8 17 (8.42%) Oracle
9 15 (7.43%) HP
10 8 (3.96%) Progress
10 8 (3.96%) Remedy
11 7 (3.47%) SAP
12 6 (2.97%) AppSense
12 6 (2.97%) Dell
12 6 (2.97%) Planview
13 5 (2.48%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.98%) Mitel
14 4 (1.98%) SonicWALL
15 3 (1.49%) IBM
15 3 (1.49%) Nokia
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