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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 180 197 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.77% 7.86% 6.60%
As % of the Applications category 37.34% 45.81% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 145 141 131
Average salary £29,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £45,000 £52,000
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
482 430 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.80% 17.15% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 373 321 407
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -3 41 £29,500 -9.23% 3
Stevenage +8 27 £29,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 25 £24,250 -6.73% 4
Rickmansworth +5 23 £40,000 +45.45% 2
St Albans -19 7 £37,500 -25.00%
Hoddesdon - 6 £28,500 -
Letchworth +7 3 - -
Borehamwood +3 3 £24,250 +1.04%
Welwyn Garden City -14 3 £25,500 -22.72% 2
Potters Bar - 2 £21,750 -
Harpenden 0 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Royston -9 1 £26,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 197 (67.93%) Microsoft
2 161 (55.52%) Windows
3 148 (51.03%) MS Excel
4 95 (32.76%) Active Directory
5 82 (28.28%) MS Exchange
6 79 (27.24%) SQL
7 68 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (19.31%) Finance
9 54 (18.62%) Citrix
9 54 (18.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 51 (17.59%) ITIL
10 51 (17.59%) VMware
11 50 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 49 (16.90%) Degree
12 49 (16.90%) WAN
13 47 (16.21%) Cisco
13 47 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (15.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (15.52%) TCP/IP
15 45 (15.52%) Linux
16 42 (14.48%) Windows 7
17 39 (13.45%) LAN
18 38 (13.10%) MS Visio
19 36 (12.41%) Windows XP
20 35 (12.07%) Hyper-V
21 33 (11.38%) IIS
22 32 (11.03%) Office 365
23 31 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
24 28 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 82 (28.28%) MS Exchange
2 50 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (11.38%) IIS
4 28 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (9.66%) SharePoint
5 25 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 24 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (5.86%) Tomcat
8 16 (5.52%) WebSphere
9 14 (4.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (4.48%) IBM Notes
10 13 (4.48%) Lync
11 12 (4.14%) IBM HTTP Server
11 12 (4.14%) MQSeries
12 11 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (1.72%) WebLogic
16 3 (1.03%) JBoss
17 2 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 148 (51.03%) MS Excel
2 38 (13.10%) MS Visio
3 23 (7.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.41%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.41%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.72%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.72%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.69%) MS Project
7 1 (0.34%) SPSS
7 1 (0.34%) Windchill
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.34%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Agresso
2 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Maximo
3 1 (0.34%) Primavera
3 1 (0.34%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.03%) Office 365
2 11 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.72%) PaaS
3 5 (1.72%) IaaS
4 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (16.90%) WAN
2 45 (15.52%) TCP/IP
3 39 (13.45%) LAN
4 24 (8.28%) VPN
5 21 (7.24%) DNS
6 20 (6.90%) FTP
6 20 (6.90%) Firewall
7 18 (6.21%) DHCP
7 18 (6.21%) Internet
8 12 (4.14%) HTTP
9 10 (3.45%) DSL
9 10 (3.45%) MPLS
10 9 (3.10%) POP3
10 9 (3.10%) SMTP
10 9 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.07%) VLAN
11 6 (2.07%) SSH
11 6 (2.07%) BIG-IP
11 6 (2.07%) PuTTY
11 6 (2.07%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.83%) DB2
3 11 (3.79%) MySQL
4 8 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.07%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.69%) dBASE
8 2 (0.69%) Informix
9 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.34%) EDMS
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.34%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.10%) JIRA
3 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (2.07%) Toad
4 3 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.03%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 56 (19.31%) Finance
2 16 (5.52%) Publishing
3 12 (4.14%) Retail
3 12 (4.14%) Electronics
4 6 (2.07%) French Language
5 5 (1.72%) German Language
5 5 (1.72%) Polish Language
5 5 (1.72%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.38%) Marketing
6 4 (1.38%) Banking
6 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.69%) Welsh Language
7 2 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 88 (30.34%) Analyst
2 35 (12.07%) Support Analyst
3 26 (8.97%) Support Engineer
4 23 (7.93%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (6.21%) Systems Analyst
6 17 (5.86%) IT Support
7 15 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (5.17%) Administrator
8 13 (4.48%) Business Systems Analyst
8 13 (4.48%) Developer
8 13 (4.48%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.48%) Operations Analyst
8 13 (4.48%) Operations Support Analyst
9 12 (4.14%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (4.14%) Server Support
10 11 (3.79%) Help Desk Support
10 11 (3.79%) Service Analyst
11 10 (3.45%) Technical Support
11 10 (3.45%) Consultant
11 10 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.90%) HTML
2 18 (6.21%) XML
2 18 (6.21%) Middleware
3 14 (4.83%) JDBC
3 14 (4.83%) J2EE
4 13 (4.48%) .NET
5 10 (3.45%) Web Services
6 8 (2.76%) CSS
7 7 (2.41%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.07%) Ajax
8 6 (2.07%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (2.07%) XSL
9 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.03%) DHTML
10 3 (1.03%) XSLT
10 3 (1.03%) SOAP
10 3 (1.03%) jQuery
10 3 (1.03%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.86%) Blackberry
3 16 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.10%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.41%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.41%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.41%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.07%) PDA
7 6 (2.07%) FMCG
8 5 (1.72%) AS400
8 5 (1.72%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.72%) iPhone
9 4 (1.38%) Physics
9 4 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.03%) Handset
10 3 (1.03%) Clustering
11 2 (0.69%) Blog
11 2 (0.69%) Podcast
11 2 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 161 (55.52%) Windows
2 68 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (18.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (15.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (15.52%) Linux
6 42 (14.48%) Windows 7
7 36 (12.41%) Windows XP
8 26 (8.97%) UNIX
9 22 (7.59%) Windows 8
10 14 (4.83%) AIX
10 14 (4.83%) Solaris
11 12 (4.14%) Windows Vista
12 9 (3.10%) Android
13 6 (2.07%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.38%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (17.59%) ITIL
2 31 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (9.31%) Time Management
4 26 (8.97%) Problem Management
5 24 (8.28%) Project Management
6 23 (7.93%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (7.24%) E-Commerce
8 17 (5.86%) Line Management
9 16 (5.52%) Service Management
10 15 (5.17%) Waterfall
11 14 (4.83%) Software Delivery
12 12 (4.14%) Change Management
13 11 (3.79%) Business Analysis
13 11 (3.79%) Mentoring
13 11 (3.79%) Coaching
14 10 (3.45%) Asset Management
14 10 (3.45%) TDD
14 10 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (3.45%) Scrum
14 10 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.24%) SQL
2 19 (6.55%) Java
3 16 (5.52%) Perl
4 14 (4.83%) Bash Shell
5 13 (4.48%) C#
6 9 (3.10%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.10%) PHP
7 7 (2.41%) C
8 6 (2.07%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.07%) C++
9 4 (1.38%) VBA
10 3 (1.03%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.34%) Python
11 1 (0.34%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) Scala
11 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (16.90%) Degree
2 16 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.14%) CCNA
5 11 (3.79%) MCP
6 9 (3.10%) MCSE
6 9 (3.10%) ISEB
7 8 (2.76%) MCSA
8 6 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.72%) MCITP
10 4 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.38%) CBAP
11 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.03%) VCP5
12 2 (0.69%) MCDST
12 2 (0.69%) MCTS
12 2 (0.69%) APMP
13 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.97%) SLA
2 13 (4.48%) QA
3 5 (1.72%) ISO 9002
3 5 (1.72%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (1.38%) GMP
5 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 95 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 46 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.41%) VMware Server
5 6 (2.07%) Xen
5 6 (2.07%) NLBS
6 5 (1.72%) MetaFrame
6 5 (1.72%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.38%) vSphere
8 3 (1.03%) XenApp
9 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (4.83%) WSUS
2 6 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (2.07%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.03%) SCCM
4 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 197 (67.93%) Microsoft
2 54 (18.62%) Citrix
3 51 (17.59%) VMware
4 47 (16.21%) Cisco
5 20 (6.90%) Oracle
6 18 (6.21%) IBM
7 14 (4.83%) CheckPoint
8 13 (4.48%) Lotus
8 13 (4.48%) HP
9 9 (3.10%) Apple
10 7 (2.41%) Adobe
10 7 (2.41%) Symantec
11 6 (2.07%) Dell
12 5 (1.72%) Siemens
12 5 (1.72%) JD Edwards
12 5 (1.72%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.72%) Avaya
12 5 (1.72%) ProCurve
12 5 (1.72%) Allen-Bradley
12 5 (1.72%) T-Plan
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, South East, United Kingdom
Executive Grapevine
Salary: £18 - £23k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Excellent Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + shift allowance of £1.5k + Career
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: up to £30k + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits/bonus/commission
Posted: 11 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago