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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 100 94 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.26% 7.72% 5.15%
As % of the Applications category 49.50% 41.59% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 70 52 50
Median salary £26,500 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £22,100 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
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
202 226 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.72% 18.56% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 144 164 176
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 May 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 25 May 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
Chelmsford +12 12 £38,000 +26.66% 1
Brentwood -10 12 - -
Colchester +7 11 £32,750 -27.22% 3
Basildon -3 5 £25,000 -39.39% 1
Southend-on-Sea -3 3 £45,000 +95.65%
Buckhurst Hill - 3 - -
Rayleigh - 3 £26,000 -
Harlow -1 1 £30,000 +57.89% 1
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 152 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 119 (56.94%) Windows
3 106 (50.72%) MS Excel
4 93 (44.50%) Active Directory
5 68 (32.54%) Windows 7
6 64 (30.62%) Windows Server
7 58 (27.75%) SQL Server
8 54 (25.84%) Finance
9 47 (22.49%) MS Exchange
9 47 (22.49%) Windows 8
10 46 (22.01%) Blackberry
11 45 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (20.57%) ITIL
13 40 (19.14%) SQL
13 40 (19.14%) Hyper-V
14 39 (18.66%) Firewall
15 38 (18.18%) VMware
16 37 (17.70%) Android
16 37 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 36 (17.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 36 (17.22%) Apple
18 35 (16.75%) DNS
18 35 (16.75%) TCP/IP
18 35 (16.75%) Exchange Server 2010
19 34 (16.27%) Exchange Server 2013
19 34 (16.27%) DHCP
19 34 (16.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 33 (15.79%) Cisco
20 33 (15.79%) VPN

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 47 (22.49%) MS Exchange
2 35 (16.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (16.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 34 (16.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (13.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.35%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.91%) IIS
8 2 (0.96%) SAS
9 1 (0.48%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 106 (50.72%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.70%) MS Project
3 13 (6.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (6.22%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.96%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.96%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (0.96%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.96%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.96%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.48%) AWD
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.66%) Firewall
2 35 (16.75%) DNS
2 35 (16.75%) TCP/IP
3 34 (16.27%) DHCP
4 33 (15.79%) VPN
5 32 (15.31%) SAN
6 29 (13.88%) IMAP
6 29 (13.88%) Wireless
7 28 (13.40%) DMZ
7 28 (13.40%) SMTP
7 28 (13.40%) VLAN
8 26 (12.44%) NAS
9 11 (5.26%) Internet
10 9 (4.31%) WAN
11 6 (2.87%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.39%) Skype
13 3 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.44%) Softswitch
13 3 (1.44%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.39%) MS Access
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.91%) Lumira
6 4 (1.91%) SAP BI
6 4 (1.91%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.96%) QlikView
8 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.39%) Rational Rose
4 4 (1.91%) HP UFT
4 4 (1.91%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.96%) Selenium
5 2 (0.96%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.96%) Subversion
5 2 (0.96%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.96%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.48%) MSI
General
1 54 (25.84%) Finance
2 18 (8.61%) Legal
3 15 (7.18%) Law
4 8 (3.83%) Banking
5 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.44%) Front Office
7 3 (1.44%) German Language
7 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.44%) Marketing
8 2 (0.96%) Back Office
8 2 (0.96%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (29.67%) Analyst
2 53 (25.36%) Support Engineer
3 46 (22.01%) IT Support
4 27 (12.92%) Systems Support
5 26 (12.44%) 1st Line Support
5 26 (12.44%) IT Engineer
5 26 (12.44%) IT Support Engineer
5 26 (12.44%) Systems Engineer
6 22 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
7 21 (10.05%) Support Analyst
8 20 (9.57%) Senior Support Engineer
9 19 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
10 18 (8.61%) Developer
11 17 (8.13%) Service Desk Analyst
12 16 (7.66%) Senior IT Engineer
12 16 (7.66%) Service Analyst
13 15 (7.18%) IT Analyst
14 14 (6.70%) Service Desk Support
15 13 (6.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
16 12 (5.74%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.40%) MAPI
2 21 (10.05%) XML
3 17 (8.13%) Web Services
4 15 (7.18%) .NET
5 13 (6.22%) HTML
6 11 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.31%) SOAP
8 8 (3.83%) Ajax
9 7 (3.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (3.35%) CSS
9 7 (3.35%) CSS3
9 7 (3.35%) HTML5
9 7 (3.35%) jQuery
10 5 (2.39%) WSDL
10 5 (2.39%) XML Schema
10 5 (2.39%) XSD
11 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.44%) Flash
11 3 (1.44%) LINQ
11 3 (1.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.01%) Blackberry
2 45 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (14.35%) iPhone
4 28 (13.40%) PDA
5 20 (9.57%) Replication
6 12 (5.74%) Computer Science
7 11 (5.26%) Fat Client
7 11 (5.26%) Thin Client
8 8 (3.83%) Mobile Computing
9 7 (3.35%) AS400
10 6 (2.87%) Driving Licence
10 6 (2.87%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.44%) BYOD
11 3 (1.44%) iSeries
11 3 (1.44%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.44%) User Experience
12 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.96%) iPad
12 2 (0.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 119 (56.94%) Windows
2 68 (32.54%) Windows 7
3 64 (30.62%) Windows Server
4 47 (22.49%) Windows 8
5 45 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (17.70%) Android
7 36 (17.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (15.31%) Linux
8 32 (15.31%) Windows 10
8 32 (15.31%) Windows XP
9 31 (14.83%) Windows Vista
10 28 (13.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.91%) Unix
12 3 (1.44%) AIX
12 3 (1.44%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.44%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.44%) Solaris
13 2 (0.96%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.48%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.57%) ITIL
2 26 (12.44%) Project Management
3 25 (11.96%) Time Management
4 18 (8.61%) Software Delivery
5 13 (6.22%) PRINCE2
5 13 (6.22%) Problem Management
6 12 (5.74%) Change Management
6 12 (5.74%) Coaching
6 12 (5.74%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (4.78%) CRM
8 10 (4.78%) Presales
9 9 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (3.83%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.83%) ITSM
10 8 (3.83%) Line Management
10 8 (3.83%) Service Management
11 7 (3.35%) ITIL V3
11 7 (3.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.14%) SQL
2 17 (8.13%) C#
3 11 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 7 (3.35%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.87%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.91%) ABAP
6 4 (1.91%) C
6 4 (1.91%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.91%) VBA
7 2 (0.96%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (11.96%) Degree
2 21 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (8.13%) MCSA
3 17 (8.13%) MCSE
4 9 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (4.31%) MCP
5 7 (3.35%) A+ Certification
6 6 (2.87%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.87%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.91%) MCITP
9 3 (1.44%) ISEB
10 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.48%) PMP
10 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.13%) SLA
2 13 (6.22%) QA
3 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.96%) P3O
4 1 (0.48%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 93 (44.50%) Active Directory
2 40 (19.14%) Hyper-V
3 37 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (9.57%) NFS
5 12 (5.74%) vSphere
6 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.87%) XenApp
8 6 (2.87%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 33 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.87%) SCCM
3 5 (2.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.44%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.96%) WSUS
7 1 (0.48%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 152 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.18%) VMware
3 36 (17.22%) Apple
4 33 (15.79%) Cisco
5 30 (14.35%) Draytek
5 30 (14.35%) Veeam
6 29 (13.88%) Citrix
7 16 (7.66%) HP
8 14 (6.70%) Oracle
9 8 (3.83%) SAP
10 6 (2.87%) AppSense
10 6 (2.87%) Dell
10 6 (2.87%) Planview
10 6 (2.87%) Progress
10 6 (2.87%) Remedy
11 5 (2.39%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.91%) IBM
12 4 (1.91%) Mitel
13 3 (1.44%) BMC
13 3 (1.44%) Juniper
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