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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 44 27 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +48
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 125 144 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.06% 6.74% 3.46%
As % of the Applications category 33.16% 36.00% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 95 98 60
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £52,550
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
377 400 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.28% 18.72% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 293 284 295
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -13.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +7 35 £35,000 +16.66% 9
Hemel Hempstead -8 17 £27,500 +25.00% 4
Stevenage +9 14 £26,500 +17.77%
Rickmansworth -9 8 £38,750 +44.85% 1
Potters Bar - 5 £21,750 -
Welwyn Garden City -12 4 £27,500 -16.66%
Borehamwood +2 3 £25,000 -9.90% 1
St Albans -20 3 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Letchworth +5 1 - -
Harpenden 0 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Hoddesdon -1 1 - - 1
Royston -10 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £36,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 187 (67.27%) Microsoft
2 161 (57.91%) Windows
3 132 (47.48%) MS Excel
4 87 (31.29%) SQL
5 83 (29.86%) Active Directory
6 61 (21.94%) MS Exchange
6 61 (21.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (19.78%) Finance
8 52 (18.71%) Linux
9 49 (17.63%) ITIL
10 48 (17.27%) Windows 7
11 45 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 44 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
14 39 (14.03%) VMware
14 39 (14.03%) Windows XP
15 38 (13.67%) WAN
15 38 (13.67%) SQL Server
16 37 (13.31%) TCP/IP
16 37 (13.31%) Citrix
17 36 (12.95%) IIS
18 35 (12.59%) UNIX
18 35 (12.59%) Exchange Server 2010
19 33 (11.87%) Cisco
20 32 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (11.51%) Degree
21 31 (11.15%) Oracle
22 29 (10.43%) FTP
22 29 (10.43%) Middleware
22 29 (10.43%) Hyper-V

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (21.94%) MS Exchange
2 36 (12.95%) IIS
3 35 (12.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (8.63%) SharePoint
4 24 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (7.55%) Tomcat
6 19 (6.83%) WebSphere
7 18 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (6.12%) IBM HTTP Server
8 17 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (6.12%) MQSeries
9 12 (4.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (3.96%) Lync
11 10 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (2.88%) IBM Notes
13 6 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (2.16%) WebLogic
14 4 (1.44%) CMS
14 4 (1.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 132 (47.48%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (5.04%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.24%) Photoshop
5 7 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (2.52%) FrameMaker
6 4 (1.44%) MS Project
7 1 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.36%) SPSS
7 1 (0.36%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (4.68%) Agresso
2 11 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.36%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.04%) Office 365
2 12 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.67%) WAN
2 37 (13.31%) TCP/IP
3 29 (10.43%) FTP
4 28 (10.07%) LAN
5 22 (7.91%) Internet
6 21 (7.55%) VPN
7 17 (6.12%) HTTP
8 14 (5.04%) DNS
9 12 (4.32%) DHCP
9 12 (4.32%) SSH
9 12 (4.32%) PuTTY
9 12 (4.32%) WinSCP
10 11 (3.96%) Firewall
11 7 (2.52%) POP3
11 7 (2.52%) SMTP
11 7 (2.52%) MPLS
11 7 (2.52%) DSL
12 6 (2.16%) Wireless
12 6 (2.16%) VoIP
12 6 (2.16%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.12%) DB2
3 12 (4.32%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.52%) MySQL
5 6 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.72%) Informix
10 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.36%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.36%) Big Data
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.36%) dBASE
10 1 (0.36%) MS Access
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (4.68%) JIRA
2 12 (4.32%) Toad
3 8 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.36%) Selenium
5 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.36%) MSI
General
1 55 (19.78%) Finance
2 22 (7.91%) Retail
3 12 (4.32%) Publishing
4 7 (2.52%) Law
4 7 (2.52%) Legal
4 7 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.52%) Electronics
5 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.72%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.72%) Banking
6 2 (0.72%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.36%) French Language
7 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 97 (34.89%) Analyst
2 55 (19.78%) Support Analyst
3 24 (8.63%) Support Engineer
4 18 (6.47%) Applications Support
4 18 (6.47%) Help Desk Support
4 18 (6.47%) Operations Analyst
5 17 (6.12%) IT Support
6 16 (5.76%) Operations Support Analyst
7 15 (5.40%) 1st Line Support
8 14 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (5.04%) Technical Support
9 12 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (4.32%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.32%) Developer
9 12 (4.32%) Team Leader
10 11 (3.96%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.24%) IT Support Engineer
11 9 (3.24%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (3.24%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.24%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.43%) Middleware
2 21 (7.55%) HTML
3 19 (6.83%) J2EE
4 17 (6.12%) JDBC
5 16 (5.76%) XML
6 12 (4.32%) .NET
6 12 (4.32%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (2.52%) Ajax
7 7 (2.52%) XSL
7 7 (2.52%) Web Services
8 5 (1.80%) CSS
8 5 (1.80%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.44%) SOAP
9 4 (1.44%) DHTML
9 4 (1.44%) XSLT
9 4 (1.44%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.44%) jQuery
10 3 (1.08%) XMPP
11 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.68%) Mathematics
2 13 (4.68%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.16%) Thin Client
3 6 (2.16%) PDA
3 6 (2.16%) Fat Client
3 6 (2.16%) iPhone
4 5 (1.80%) Physics
5 4 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.08%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.72%) EMV
7 2 (0.72%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.36%) iPad
8 1 (0.36%) iSeries
8 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 161 (57.91%) Windows
2 61 (21.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (18.71%) Linux
4 48 (17.27%) Windows 7
5 45 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (14.03%) Windows XP
8 35 (12.59%) UNIX
9 23 (8.27%) Windows 8
10 20 (7.19%) Windows Vista
11 17 (6.12%) AIX
11 17 (6.12%) Solaris
12 8 (2.88%) Mac OS X
12 8 (2.88%) Android
13 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.36%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (17.63%) ITIL
2 28 (10.07%) Problem Management
3 23 (8.27%) CRM
4 22 (7.91%) E-Commerce
5 21 (7.55%) Project Management
6 19 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (6.47%) Service Management
8 16 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (4.68%) Time Management
9 13 (4.68%) PRINCE2
9 13 (4.68%) Change Management
10 11 (3.96%) Performance Management
10 11 (3.96%) Workflow
10 11 (3.96%) ITSM
11 10 (3.60%) Document Management
11 10 (3.60%) Asset Management
11 10 (3.60%) Waterfall
12 9 (3.24%) Line Management
12 9 (3.24%) OO
13 8 (2.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 87 (31.29%) SQL
2 24 (8.63%) Java
3 21 (7.55%) C#
4 19 (6.83%) Perl
5 17 (6.12%) Bash Shell
6 14 (5.04%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.68%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.32%) Shell Script
9 9 (3.24%) C
10 7 (2.52%) C++
10 7 (2.52%) PHP
11 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.72%) VBA
12 2 (0.72%) VB
13 1 (0.36%) Scala
13 1 (0.36%) R
13 1 (0.36%) VBScript
13 1 (0.36%) RPG
13 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (11.51%) Degree
2 17 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.24%) MCITP
3 9 (3.24%) MCSA
4 8 (2.88%) MCSE
4 8 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.88%) VCP4
5 7 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.52%) MCP
6 6 (2.16%) CCNA
6 6 (2.16%) MCTS
7 4 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.44%) MCDST
7 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.44%) CBAP
8 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.08%) VCP5
8 3 (1.08%) ISEB
8 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.08%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.47%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.72%) GMP
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (29.86%) Active Directory
2 32 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (10.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.52%) VMware Server
5 6 (2.16%) Xen
5 6 (2.16%) NLBS
6 4 (1.44%) vSphere
7 1 (0.36%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) XenServer
7 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.36%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (4.32%) Tivoli
2 10 (3.60%) WSUS
3 3 (1.08%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.72%) SCCM
5 1 (0.36%) Nessus
5 1 (0.36%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 187 (67.27%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.03%) VMware
3 37 (13.31%) Citrix
4 33 (11.87%) Cisco
5 31 (11.15%) Oracle
6 22 (7.91%) IBM
7 10 (3.60%) CheckPoint
8 9 (3.24%) SAP
9 8 (2.88%) Lotus
10 7 (2.52%) Planview
10 7 (2.52%) Adobe
11 6 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.80%) Symantec
13 4 (1.44%) Apple
13 4 (1.44%) HP
14 3 (1.08%) Veeam
14 3 (1.08%) Avaya
14 3 (1.08%) Dell
15 2 (0.72%) Quark
15 2 (0.72%) BT
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Mothercare
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: benefits scheme
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £23k plus fully expensed company van, laptop and mobile phone +
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Pension + 23 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + shift allowance of £1.5k + Career
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago