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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 155 84 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.38% 4.42% 5.21%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 24.28% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 123 62 118
Average salary £32,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
403 346 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.58% 18.22% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 342 283 452
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 +13 50 £42,500 +57.40% 3
Stevenage +13 24 £16,500 -44.06% 1
Rickmansworth -3 20 £45,000 +44.00%
Hemel Hempstead -2 15 £19,000 -20.83% 3
Welwyn Garden City -5 4 £31,000 +3.33%
Hoddesdon +5 3 £22,000 -51.11%
Hertford -7 1 £19,000 -36.66% 1
Borehamwood -9 1 £30,170 +7.75%
Baldock - 1 £27,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 254 (69.40%) Microsoft
2 191 (52.19%) Windows
3 167 (45.63%) MS Excel
4 116 (31.69%) SQL
5 88 (24.04%) Active Directory
6 87 (23.77%) Finance
7 70 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 61 (16.67%) ITIL
10 59 (16.12%) SQL Server
11 58 (15.85%) E-Commerce
12 56 (15.30%) Linux
13 52 (14.21%) Retail
14 51 (13.93%) C#
15 49 (13.39%) Oracle
16 48 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
17 45 (12.30%) UNIX
17 45 (12.30%) MS Exchange
18 44 (12.02%) Windows XP
19 43 (11.75%) T-SQL
19 43 (11.75%) Middleware
19 43 (11.75%) FTP
19 43 (11.75%) TCP/IP
20 41 (11.20%) Degree
21 39 (10.66%) Manufacturing
22 37 (10.11%) Change Management
22 37 (10.11%) IIS
22 37 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
23 35 (9.56%) VMware
23 35 (9.56%) Windows Vista

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 45 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 37 (10.11%) IIS
3 32 (8.74%) Tomcat
4 26 (7.10%) MQSeries
4 26 (7.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 26 (7.10%) IBM HTTP Server
4 26 (7.10%) WebSphere
5 24 (6.56%) CMS
6 18 (4.92%) SharePoint
7 16 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (2.46%) Lync
11 8 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.64%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.37%) WorkSite
15 4 (1.09%) JBoss
15 4 (1.09%) IBM Notes
15 4 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 167 (45.63%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (4.92%) MS Project
4 15 (4.10%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.91%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.55%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.55%) InDesign
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Agresso
1 11 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.09%) Google Apps
2 4 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.75%) FTP
1 43 (11.75%) TCP/IP
2 26 (7.10%) HTTP
3 21 (5.74%) WAN
4 20 (5.46%) Internet
5 18 (4.92%) LAN
6 17 (4.64%) SSH
6 17 (4.64%) PuTTY
6 17 (4.64%) WinSCP
7 13 (3.55%) DHCP
7 13 (3.55%) DNS
8 9 (2.46%) Intranet
8 9 (2.46%) VPN
9 8 (2.19%) VoIP
10 5 (1.37%) Telnet
10 5 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.82%) Wireless
11 3 (0.82%) SAN
12 2 (0.55%) RIP
12 2 (0.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.10%) DB2
3 17 (4.64%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.55%) MySQL
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) MS Access
7 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (4.64%) Toad
1 17 (4.64%) JIRA
2 5 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.55%) MSI
General
1 87 (23.77%) Finance
2 52 (14.21%) Retail
3 39 (10.66%) Manufacturing
4 19 (5.19%) Legal
4 19 (5.19%) Marketing
5 17 (4.64%) Law
6 7 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.64%) Advertising
8 4 (1.09%) Publishing
8 4 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.55%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 136 (37.16%) Analyst
2 79 (21.58%) Support Analyst
3 36 (9.84%) Help Desk Support
4 31 (8.47%) Team Leader
5 27 (7.38%) Technical Support
6 26 (7.10%) Operations Analyst
7 24 (6.56%) 1st Line Support
7 24 (6.56%) Operations Support Analyst
8 23 (6.28%) Help Desk Analyst
9 22 (6.01%) Support Engineer
9 22 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (5.19%) Applications Support
11 18 (4.92%) Business Analyst
11 18 (4.92%) IT Support
12 16 (4.37%) Junior
12 16 (4.37%) Help Desk Support Analyst
13 15 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (4.10%) Developer
14 12 (3.28%) Support Technician
14 12 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.75%) Middleware
2 27 (7.38%) HTML
3 26 (7.10%) J2EE
3 26 (7.10%) JDBC
4 17 (4.64%) XML
4 17 (4.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (4.37%) .NET
6 12 (3.28%) Web Services
7 9 (2.46%) XSLT
7 9 (2.46%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.46%) SOAP
7 9 (2.46%) DHTML
7 9 (2.46%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.46%) jQuery
8 6 (1.64%) CSS
9 5 (1.37%) COM
9 5 (1.37%) XSL
9 5 (1.37%) Ajax
10 3 (0.82%) XMPP
11 2 (0.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.65%) Mathematics
3 7 (1.91%) Smartphone
4 6 (1.64%) Handset
5 5 (1.37%) Physics
6 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.82%) PMI
6 3 (0.82%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.55%) Statistics
7 2 (0.55%) Kindle
7 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.27%) AS400
8 1 (0.27%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.27%) Replication
8 1 (0.27%) IVR
8 1 (0.27%) iPhone
8 1 (0.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 191 (52.19%) Windows
2 70 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (15.30%) Linux
5 45 (12.30%) UNIX
6 44 (12.02%) Windows XP
7 37 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (9.56%) Windows Vista
9 32 (8.74%) Windows 7
10 26 (7.10%) AIX
10 26 (7.10%) Solaris
11 17 (4.64%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.64%) VMS
13 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.27%) OS/400
14 1 (0.27%) Android
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (16.67%) ITIL
2 58 (15.85%) E-Commerce
3 37 (10.11%) Change Management
4 34 (9.29%) CRM
5 30 (8.20%) Project Management
6 24 (6.56%) Problem Management
7 22 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (5.46%) PRINCE2
9 19 (5.19%) Time Management
10 18 (4.92%) Workflow
11 17 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (4.37%) Practice Management
13 13 (3.55%) Document Management
13 13 (3.55%) Business Analysis
13 13 (3.55%) Analytics
14 12 (3.28%) UML
14 12 (3.28%) Service Delivery
15 11 (3.01%) Asset Management
16 10 (2.73%) Waterfall
17 9 (2.46%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 116 (31.69%) SQL
2 51 (13.93%) C#
3 43 (11.75%) T-SQL
4 33 (9.02%) Java
5 22 (6.01%) C
6 20 (5.46%) Perl
6 20 (5.46%) Bash Shell
7 18 (4.92%) JavaScript
8 17 (4.64%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.55%) VB
10 9 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.19%) VBA
12 5 (1.37%) C++
13 4 (1.09%) PHP
14 3 (0.82%) VBScript
15 1 (0.27%) RPG
15 1 (0.27%) Python
15 1 (0.27%) Scala
15 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (11.20%) Degree
2 15 (4.10%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.46%) MCSE
4 9 (2.46%) MCSA
4 9 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (2.19%) MCITP
6 7 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.64%) CCNA
7 6 (1.64%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.37%) MCTS
9 4 (1.09%) CBAP
10 3 (0.82%) VCP5
10 3 (0.82%) MCP
10 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.82%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.82%) PMP
11 2 (0.55%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.01%) SLA
2 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 88 (24.04%) Active Directory
2 29 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.65%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.91%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.09%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.82%) vSphere
8 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (4.64%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.55%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.55%) SCCM
3 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.27%) WSUS
3 1 (0.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 254 (69.40%) Microsoft
2 49 (13.39%) Oracle
3 35 (9.56%) VMware
4 30 (8.20%) IBM
5 22 (6.01%) Cisco
6 16 (4.37%) Citrix
7 9 (2.46%) Apple
7 9 (2.46%) Quark
7 9 (2.46%) Planview
8 7 (1.91%) SAP
9 6 (1.64%) Novell
9 6 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.09%) Google
10 4 (1.09%) Lotus
10 4 (1.09%) Adobe
11 3 (0.82%) Sage
11 3 (0.82%) Symantec
11 3 (0.82%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.82%) Veeam
12 2 (0.55%) BMC
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