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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 156 218 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.39% 8.66% 5.31%
As % of the Applications category 32.91% 41.92% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111 167 99
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,600 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
474 520 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.43% 20.65% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 380 433 358
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -17 60 £33,750 +3.05% 4
Rickmansworth +4 33 £48,250 +89.21%
Hemel Hempstead -1 18 £26,500 -3.63% 2
Borehamwood -16 7 £27,000 -
Stevenage -2 4 £46,250 +180.30% 2
St Albans -33 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Berkhamsted +6 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £28,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £22,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £28,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 217 (66.56%) Microsoft
2 160 (49.08%) MS Excel
3 158 (48.47%) Windows
4 109 (33.44%) Active Directory
5 88 (26.99%) MS Exchange
6 87 (26.69%) SQL
7 77 (23.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 76 (23.31%) Finance
9 70 (21.47%) ITIL
10 67 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 63 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (18.71%) Degree
12 61 (18.71%) MS Visio
13 58 (17.79%) Citrix
14 57 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 57 (17.48%) VMware
14 57 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
15 54 (16.56%) TCP/IP
15 54 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 51 (15.64%) Linux
17 50 (15.34%) WAN
17 50 (15.34%) Office 365
18 49 (15.03%) Mentoring
19 45 (13.80%) Cisco
20 42 (12.88%) LAN
21 41 (12.58%) DNS
21 41 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
22 39 (11.96%) Time Management
22 39 (11.96%) Windows 7
23 37 (11.35%) Waterfall

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 88 (26.99%) MS Exchange
2 41 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (7.67%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (4.29%) Apache
6 14 (4.29%) IIS
7 13 (3.99%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (3.99%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (3.99%) Apache ServiceMix
7 13 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (3.99%) WebSphere
8 12 (3.68%) IBM Notes
9 9 (2.76%) Lync
10 6 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.92%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 160 (49.08%) MS Excel
2 61 (18.71%) MS Visio
3 26 (7.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.84%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.53%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.92%) MS Project
6 3 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.61%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Maximo
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.34%) Office 365
2 19 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.45%) PaaS
4 5 (1.53%) IaaS
5 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (16.56%) TCP/IP
2 50 (15.34%) WAN
3 42 (12.88%) LAN
4 41 (12.58%) DNS
5 37 (11.35%) DHCP
6 36 (11.04%) VPN
7 27 (8.28%) Firewall
8 15 (4.60%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (3.99%) FTP
9 13 (3.99%) MPLS
10 12 (3.68%) VoIP
11 11 (3.37%) DSL
12 10 (3.07%) Internet
13 6 (1.84%) Radio Access Network
14 5 (1.53%) POP3
14 5 (1.53%) SMTP
15 4 (1.23%) Network Security
15 4 (1.23%) iSCSI
15 4 (1.23%) VLAN
15 4 (1.23%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.44%) MySQL
3 14 (4.29%) DB2
4 9 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.61%) dBASE
7 2 (0.61%) EDMS
7 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (4.91%) HP UFT
2 10 (3.07%) Selenium
3 8 (2.45%) Cucumber
3 8 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.45%) JIRA
4 2 (0.61%) MSI
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 76 (23.31%) Finance
2 15 (4.60%) Publishing
3 10 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.15%) Electronics
4 7 (2.15%) Marketing
5 5 (1.53%) French Language
5 5 (1.53%) German Language
5 5 (1.53%) Polish Language
5 5 (1.53%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.23%) Games
7 3 (0.92%) Advertising
7 3 (0.92%) Legal
7 3 (0.92%) Banking
7 3 (0.92%) Retail
8 2 (0.61%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 120 (36.81%) Analyst
2 42 (12.88%) Support Analyst
2 42 (12.88%) Support Engineer
3 34 (10.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 32 (9.82%) Business Analyst
4 32 (9.82%) Senior Analyst
5 31 (9.51%) Systems Analyst
6 26 (7.98%) Business Systems Analyst
7 22 (6.75%) Senior Business Analyst
8 20 (6.13%) IT Support
9 18 (5.52%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
9 18 (5.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 16 (4.91%) 1st Line Support
11 14 (4.29%) Test Analyst
12 13 (3.99%) Developer
12 13 (3.99%) Server Support
12 13 (3.99%) Operations Support Analyst
12 13 (3.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (3.99%) Operations Analyst
13 12 (3.68%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.75%) XML
2 13 (3.99%) JDBC
2 13 (3.99%) HTML
2 13 (3.99%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (3.68%) .NET
4 11 (3.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.76%) CSS
5 9 (2.76%) Web Services
6 8 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.92%) DHTML
7 3 (0.92%) SOAP
7 3 (0.92%) XSLT
7 3 (0.92%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.92%) jQuery
8 1 (0.31%) COM
8 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.75%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.83%) Handset
4 16 (4.91%) Blackberry
4 16 (4.91%) Mathematics
4 16 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.99%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.15%) FMCG
7 6 (1.84%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.84%) Physics
8 5 (1.53%) AS400
8 5 (1.53%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.53%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.53%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.53%) iPhone
8 5 (1.53%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.92%) Clustering
10 3 (0.92%) PDA
10 3 (0.92%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 158 (48.47%) Windows
2 77 (23.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (15.64%) Linux
6 39 (11.96%) Windows 7
7 31 (9.51%) Windows XP
8 27 (8.28%) UNIX
9 20 (6.13%) Windows 8
10 18 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (4.29%) AIX
12 13 (3.99%) Solaris
13 9 (2.76%) Windows Vista
13 9 (2.76%) Android
14 6 (1.84%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.23%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (21.47%) ITIL
2 63 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (15.03%) Mentoring
4 39 (11.96%) Time Management
5 37 (11.35%) Waterfall
6 30 (9.20%) Business Analysis
6 30 (9.20%) Software Delivery
7 26 (7.98%) Information Security
8 25 (7.67%) Project Management
9 22 (6.75%) Problem Management
9 22 (6.75%) Line Management
10 17 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (5.21%) Change Management
11 16 (4.91%) PRINCE2
12 15 (4.60%) Service Management
12 15 (4.60%) Coaching
13 14 (4.29%) Scrum
14 11 (3.37%) MVC
14 11 (3.37%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (26.69%) SQL
2 20 (6.13%) Java
3 16 (4.91%) C
4 14 (4.29%) C#
5 13 (3.99%) Perl
5 13 (3.99%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.45%) VBA
7 6 (1.84%) PHP
7 6 (1.84%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.92%) VB
9 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 61 (18.71%) Degree
2 17 (5.21%) ISEB
3 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.60%) CBAP
5 12 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.37%) CCNA
7 9 (2.76%) MCP
8 8 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (2.15%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.84%) MCSE
10 6 (1.84%) MCSA
11 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.23%) CCNP
13 3 (0.92%) CISA
13 3 (0.92%) CISM
14 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.61%) MCITP
15 1 (0.31%) MCSD
15 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.98%) SLA
1 26 (7.98%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.53%) ISO 9002
3 4 (1.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (1.23%) GMP
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 109 (33.44%) Active Directory
2 54 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (9.82%) Hyper-V
4 20 (6.13%) vSphere
5 19 (5.83%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (5.83%) Terminal Services
6 18 (5.52%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (2.76%) XenApp
8 8 (2.45%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.53%) MetaFrame
10 4 (1.23%) Xen
10 4 (1.23%) NLBS
11 3 (0.92%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.61%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (6.44%) WSUS
2 8 (2.45%) SCCM
3 5 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.61%) SCOM
5 1 (0.31%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.31%) Cacti
5 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.31%) Opsview
5 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 217 (66.56%) Microsoft
2 58 (17.79%) Citrix
3 57 (17.48%) VMware
4 45 (13.80%) Cisco
5 22 (6.75%) HP
6 17 (5.21%) Oracle
7 16 (4.91%) CheckPoint
8 15 (4.60%) IBM
9 13 (3.99%) Dell
10 12 (3.68%) Lotus
11 10 (3.07%) Apple
11 10 (3.07%) Symantec
12 8 (2.45%) ProCurve
12 8 (2.45%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.84%) Avaya
14 5 (1.53%) JD Edwards
14 5 (1.53%) Siemens
14 5 (1.53%) T-Plan
14 5 (1.53%) Allen-Bradley
15 4 (1.23%) Remedy
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Veridicore Limited
Salary: £30-50K Base with OTE to £100K
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus'
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: plus car
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago