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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 40 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 112 186 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.09% 7.12% 5.75%
As % of the Applications category 29.40% 44.39% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 84 154 99
Median salary £27,250 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
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 Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
381 419 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.31% 16.05% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 309 337 301
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 26 February 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 26 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
Watford -4 49 £26,500 -41.11% 7
Letchworth -1 10 £43,750 -30.00%
Hatfield +11 9 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Stevenage -9 6 £23,625 +38.97% 2
Cheshunt - 4 £23,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 £32,500 +14.03%
Borehamwood -2 3 £32,500 +71.05%
Broxbourne - 3 £23,000 -
Hoddesdon -8 1 £21,500 -6.52%
Hemel Hempstead -15 1 £26,000 -25.71% 3
Royston - 1 £27,500 -
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 151 (64.53%) Microsoft
2 140 (59.83%) MS Excel
3 95 (40.60%) Windows
4 77 (32.91%) Active Directory
5 57 (24.36%) ITIL
6 48 (20.51%) Finance
7 47 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (20.09%) Windows 7
8 43 (18.38%) SQL
9 42 (17.95%) MS PowerPoint
10 37 (15.81%) Windows Server
11 36 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 35 (14.96%) PRINCE2
13 34 (14.53%) Linux
14 31 (13.25%) Office 365
15 29 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (11.54%) WAN
17 25 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (10.68%) Degree
18 24 (10.26%) SQL Server
18 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (9.83%) Citrix
19 23 (9.83%) Project Management
19 23 (9.83%) TCP/IP
20 22 (9.40%) ERP
20 22 (9.40%) Logistics
21 21 (8.97%) Firewall
21 21 (8.97%) LAN
21 21 (8.97%) Security Cleared

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 18 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.56%) IIS
4 4 (1.71%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.43%) CMS
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 140 (59.83%) MS Excel
2 42 (17.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (6.84%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.99%) MS Project
5 5 (2.14%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.43%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.43%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 11 (4.70%) Magento
2 7 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.14%) Sage 200
4 4 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.25%) Office 365
2 16 (6.84%) SaaS
3 8 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.56%) IaaS
5 4 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.71%) PaaS
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.43%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.54%) WAN
2 23 (9.83%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.97%) Firewall
3 21 (8.97%) LAN
4 17 (7.26%) DHCP
4 17 (7.26%) DNS
5 11 (4.70%) FTP
5 11 (4.70%) Remote Desktop
5 11 (4.70%) VPN
6 8 (3.42%) Internet
6 8 (3.42%) VoIP
7 5 (2.14%) SAN
7 5 (2.14%) Wireless
7 5 (2.14%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.71%) PBX
9 3 (1.28%) Skype
10 2 (0.85%) Network Security
10 2 (0.85%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.85%) SSH
10 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.98%) MySQL
3 6 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.71%) Protractor
2 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.43%) JIRA
3 1 (0.43%) MSI
3 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 48 (20.51%) Finance
2 20 (8.55%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.12%) Manufacturing
4 15 (6.41%) Legal
5 10 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.56%) Advertising
6 6 (2.56%) Marketing
6 6 (2.56%) Retail
7 4 (1.71%) French Language
8 3 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.28%) German Language
8 3 (1.28%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.28%) Russian Language
8 3 (1.28%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.85%) Front Office
10 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 89 (38.03%) Analyst
2 50 (21.37%) Support Analyst
3 31 (13.25%) Help Desk Support
4 30 (12.82%) IT Support
5 21 (8.97%) Support Engineer
6 20 (8.55%) Architect
7 16 (6.84%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (6.84%) Support Manager
8 15 (6.41%) 1st Line Support
8 15 (6.41%) Help Desk Analyst
8 15 (6.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 14 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.56%) IT Manager
11 12 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
11 12 (5.13%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (5.13%) Test Engineer
12 11 (4.70%) IT Engineer
12 11 (4.70%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.13%) .NET
2 11 (4.70%) JDBC
3 6 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.14%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (2.14%) XML
5 4 (1.71%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.71%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.85%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (0.85%) Web Services
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.43%) CSS
7 1 (0.43%) CSS3
7 1 (0.43%) HTML
7 1 (0.43%) HTML5
7 1 (0.43%) Java SE
7 1 (0.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.69%) NHS
3 11 (4.70%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.70%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (4.27%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.27%) Handset
5 5 (2.14%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.14%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.71%) iPad
7 3 (1.28%) CMDB
7 3 (1.28%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.85%) EPoS
8 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.43%) AS400
9 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.43%) IVR
9 1 (0.43%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 95 (40.60%) Windows
2 47 (20.09%) Windows 7
3 37 (15.81%) Windows Server
4 36 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (14.53%) Linux
6 27 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (7.69%) Unix
8 16 (6.84%) Windows 10
9 15 (6.41%) Solaris
10 11 (4.70%) Windows 8
11 9 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.56%) Windows Vista
13 6 (2.56%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.71%) OpenVMS
15 3 (1.28%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.28%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.85%) Android
17 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.36%) ITIL
2 47 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (14.96%) PRINCE2
4 29 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (9.83%) Project Management
6 22 (9.40%) ERP
6 22 (9.40%) Logistics
7 20 (8.55%) Problem Management
8 18 (7.69%) CRM
8 18 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 13 (5.56%) Service Management
10 12 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 12 (5.13%) SDLC
10 12 (5.13%) Time Management
11 11 (4.70%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.70%) Network Management
12 10 (4.27%) Data Analysis
12 10 (4.27%) Document Management
12 10 (4.27%) Process Improvement
13 9 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (18.38%) SQL
2 14 (5.98%) Bash Shell
2 14 (5.98%) Perl
3 13 (5.56%) C#
4 11 (4.70%) Java
4 11 (4.70%) PHP
5 9 (3.85%) VB
6 7 (2.99%) VBA
7 6 (2.56%) C
8 5 (2.14%) C++
8 5 (2.14%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) RPG
10 1 (0.43%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 25 (10.68%) Degree
2 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (8.97%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (3.85%) MCP
5 9 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.56%) MCSA
6 6 (2.56%) MCSE
7 5 (2.14%) ACCA
7 5 (2.14%) CIMA
8 4 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.28%) ISEB
9 3 (1.28%) MCDST
9 3 (1.28%) PhD
10 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.85%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.85%) MCTS
10 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.12%) SLA
2 10 (4.27%) PMO
3 9 (3.85%) QA
4 4 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 77 (32.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.27%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.14%) vSphere
6 5 (2.14%) XenApp
7 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.99%) SCCM
2 5 (2.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (2.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.85%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 151 (64.53%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.83%) Citrix
3 18 (7.69%) VMware
4 13 (5.56%) Oracle
5 12 (5.13%) Cisco
6 7 (2.99%) Google
7 6 (2.56%) NetApp
7 6 (2.56%) Planview
7 6 (2.56%) Symantec
8 5 (2.14%) Apple
8 5 (2.14%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.14%) Dell
8 5 (2.14%) Sage
8 5 (2.14%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.28%) Adobe
9 3 (1.28%) Computacenter
9 3 (1.28%) Juniper
9 3 (1.28%) SAP
9 3 (1.28%) Veeam
10 2 (0.85%) Sophos
Stevenage
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago