The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 42 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 99 127 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.90% 6.13% 5.61%
As % of the Applications category 27.20% 41.10% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 82 100 81
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,791 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.06% +6.17%

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

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
364 309 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.03% 14.91% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 309 248 266
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Watford -9 32 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Stevenage -10 13 £19,000 +11.76%
Letchworth -1 7 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Borehamwood -2 7 £32,500 +62.50%
Welwyn Garden City +5 6 £32,500 +14.03%
Hemel Hempstead +3 4 £26,000 -45.26% 2
Rickmansworth -2 4 £45,000 +9.75%
Broxbourne - 3 £23,000 -
St Albans -6 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 £62,500 -
Royston - 1 £27,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 147 (65.04%) Microsoft
2 127 (56.19%) MS Excel
3 90 (39.82%) Windows
4 72 (31.86%) Active Directory
5 52 (23.01%) ITIL
6 49 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (19.47%) Finance
8 39 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (16.81%) MS PowerPoint
10 36 (15.93%) PRINCE2
10 36 (15.93%) Windows 7
11 35 (15.49%) Linux
11 35 (15.49%) SQL
12 32 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 31 (13.72%) Windows Server
13 31 (13.72%) SLA
14 29 (12.83%) Office 365
15 28 (12.39%) WAN
16 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
18 24 (10.62%) Service Management
19 23 (10.18%) MS Visio
20 22 (9.73%) Security Cleared
20 22 (9.73%) Degree
21 21 (9.29%) Logistics
22 20 (8.85%) LAN
22 20 (8.85%) SharePoint
22 20 (8.85%) ERP
22 20 (8.85%) Unix
22 20 (8.85%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 20 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.87%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.21%) IIS
3 5 (2.21%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 127 (56.19%) MS Excel
2 38 (16.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (10.18%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.98%) MS Project
5 4 (1.77%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.44%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Magento
2 4 (1.77%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.83%) Office 365
2 16 (7.08%) SaaS
3 4 (1.77%) IaaS
3 4 (1.77%) PaaS
4 1 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.39%) WAN
2 20 (8.85%) LAN
3 19 (8.41%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.64%) DHCP
4 15 (6.64%) DNS
5 13 (5.75%) Firewall
6 11 (4.87%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (4.42%) VPN
8 9 (3.98%) Wireshark
9 7 (3.10%) FTP
10 5 (2.21%) VoIP
11 4 (1.77%) Internet
11 4 (1.77%) PBX
11 4 (1.77%) SAN
12 3 (1.33%) Wireless
13 2 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.88%) PuTTY
13 2 (0.88%) SSH
13 2 (0.88%) WLAN
14 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.98%) MySQL
3 5 (2.21%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
2 1 (0.44%) Protractor
2 1 (0.44%) Selenium
2 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (19.47%) Finance
2 18 (7.96%) Manufacturing
3 17 (7.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.21%) Legal
4 5 (2.21%) Marketing
5 4 (1.77%) Retail
6 3 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.88%) Front Office
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (38.05%) Analyst
2 43 (19.03%) Support Analyst
3 25 (11.06%) Support Engineer
4 24 (10.62%) Help Desk Support
5 22 (9.73%) IT Support
6 19 (8.41%) Architect
6 19 (8.41%) Network Engineer
7 17 (7.52%) Service Analyst
7 17 (7.52%) Service Desk Analyst
8 16 (7.08%) 1st Line Support
8 16 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (7.08%) Support Manager
8 16 (7.08%) Test Engineer
9 15 (6.64%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 14 (6.19%) Infrastructure Support
11 12 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.31%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (5.31%) IT Manager
12 11 (4.87%) Business Systems Analyst
12 11 (4.87%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.42%) .NET
2 7 (3.10%) JDBC
3 6 (2.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.33%) XML
5 2 (0.88%) HTML
6 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.44%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.44%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.96%) NHS
2 17 (7.52%) Video Conferencing
3 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.98%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.54%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.54%) Handset
5 8 (3.54%) Physics
6 7 (3.10%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.21%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.33%) iPad
8 3 (1.33%) IVR
8 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.88%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.88%) Replication
9 2 (0.88%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.44%) EPoS
10 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (39.82%) Windows
2 39 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (15.93%) Windows 7
4 35 (15.49%) Linux
5 32 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (13.72%) Windows Server
7 20 (8.85%) Unix
8 12 (5.31%) Windows 10
9 11 (4.87%) Solaris
10 8 (3.54%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.21%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.77%) OpenVMS
14 4 (1.77%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.88%) Android
15 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.01%) ITIL
2 49 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (15.93%) PRINCE2
4 25 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (10.62%) Service Management
6 21 (9.29%) Logistics
7 20 (8.85%) ERP
7 20 (8.85%) Project Management
8 18 (7.96%) Business Analysis
9 17 (7.52%) TOGAF
10 16 (7.08%) CRM
11 15 (6.64%) Data Analysis
11 15 (6.64%) SDLC
12 13 (5.75%) Network Management
13 12 (5.31%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (5.31%) Software Delivery
13 12 (5.31%) Waterfall
14 11 (4.87%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.87%) Problem Management
14 11 (4.87%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (15.49%) SQL
2 10 (4.42%) Bash Shell
2 10 (4.42%) C#
2 10 (4.42%) Perl
3 9 (3.98%) VBA
4 7 (3.10%) Java
4 7 (3.10%) PHP
5 6 (2.65%) C
6 4 (1.77%) C++
6 4 (1.77%) VB
6 4 (1.77%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.44%) RPG
8 1 (0.44%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.73%) Degree
2 22 (9.73%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (3.54%) MCP
5 5 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.21%) ISEB
5 5 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.77%) CCNA
6 4 (1.77%) MCSA
7 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.33%) MCDST
7 3 (1.33%) MCTS
8 2 (0.88%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.88%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.88%) MCSE
9 1 (0.44%) ACCA
9 1 (0.44%) CIMA
9 1 (0.44%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.72%) SLA
2 5 (2.21%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 72 (31.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.54%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.65%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.33%) vSphere
8 2 (0.88%) XenApp
8 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.10%) SCCM
2 4 (1.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (1.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.44%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 147 (65.04%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.41%) VMware
3 16 (7.08%) Citrix
4 14 (6.19%) Cisco
5 9 (3.98%) Oracle
6 7 (3.10%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.65%) Planview
8 5 (2.21%) Apple
8 5 (2.21%) Dell
8 5 (2.21%) Google
9 4 (1.77%) NetApp
9 4 (1.77%) Sage
9 4 (1.77%) SonicWALL
9 4 (1.77%) Symantec
10 3 (1.33%) Adobe
11 2 (0.88%) Becrypt
11 2 (0.88%) Juniper
11 2 (0.88%) SAP
11 2 (0.88%) Sophos
11 2 (0.88%) Veeam
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