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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 215 115 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.11% 5.72% 4.93%
As % of the Applications category 44.24% 26.74% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 169 99 108
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £16,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,250 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
486 430 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.60% 21.40% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 406 327 382
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +38 94 £39,250 +42.72% 2
Stevenage +13 24 £16,500 +3.12% 1
Hemel Hempstead -5 17 £27,500 +30.95% 3
Rickmansworth -6 10 £42,500 -3.40% 2
St Albans -4 8 £30,000 +50.00%
Letchworth - 8 £35,000 -
Potters Bar - 3 £33,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +12 2 £21,750 -42.00%
Borehamwood - 2 £25,000 - 1
Berkhamsted - 2 £19,500 - 1
Hertford -2 1 £17,500 -53.64% 3
Hoddesdon - 1 £22,500 - 1
Abbots Langley - 1 £47,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 293 (71.46%) Microsoft
2 228 (55.61%) Windows
3 206 (50.24%) MS Excel
4 126 (30.73%) SQL
5 109 (26.59%) Finance
6 94 (22.93%) Active Directory
6 94 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 84 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 79 (19.27%) Retail
9 76 (18.54%) TCP/IP
10 72 (17.56%) E-Commerce
11 60 (14.63%) ITIL
12 57 (13.90%) SQL Server
12 57 (13.90%) Windows XP
12 57 (13.90%) Degree
13 55 (13.41%) Manufacturing
14 52 (12.68%) C#
15 51 (12.44%) Oracle
16 50 (12.20%) VMware
16 50 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
17 49 (11.95%) MS Exchange
18 46 (11.22%) LAN
19 45 (10.98%) Linux
20 44 (10.73%) T-SQL
20 44 (10.73%) UNIX
21 41 (10.00%) Project Management
22 40 (9.76%) Citrix
23 39 (9.51%) FTP
23 39 (9.51%) Middleware
23 39 (9.51%) Hyper-V

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 49 (11.95%) MS Exchange
2 37 (9.02%) IIS
3 35 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 35 (8.54%) WebSphere
4 33 (8.05%) IBM HTTP Server
4 33 (8.05%) MQSeries
4 33 (8.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 23 (5.61%) CMS
6 21 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (2.68%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.46%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.73%) WorkSite
13 2 (0.49%) Apache
13 2 (0.49%) TPMS
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.24%) Lync
14 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 206 (50.24%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.78%) MS Project
3 24 (5.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.41%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.71%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.49%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.49%) InDesign
7 1 (0.24%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.49%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.20%) Office 365
2 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.73%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.73%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.24%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 76 (18.54%) TCP/IP
2 46 (11.22%) LAN
3 39 (9.51%) FTP
4 33 (8.05%) HTTP
5 23 (5.61%) WAN
6 21 (5.12%) Internet
7 20 (4.88%) DNS
8 16 (3.90%) DHCP
9 11 (2.68%) Firewall
10 9 (2.20%) Intranet
11 7 (1.71%) Telnet
11 7 (1.71%) VPN
12 6 (1.46%) SSH
12 6 (1.46%) PuTTY
12 6 (1.46%) WinSCP
13 5 (1.22%) Network Security
13 5 (1.22%) Ethernet
13 5 (1.22%) VoIP
14 4 (0.98%) ADSL
14 4 (0.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.05%) DB2
3 8 (1.95%) MS Access
4 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.73%) MySQL
7 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.49%) Informix
8 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Toad
1 6 (1.46%) JIRA
2 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.24%) MSI
3 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 109 (26.59%) Finance
2 79 (19.27%) Retail
3 55 (13.41%) Manufacturing
4 34 (8.29%) Legal
5 31 (7.56%) Marketing
6 15 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.44%) Law
8 9 (2.20%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.71%) Back Office
9 7 (1.71%) Electronics
10 6 (1.46%) Banking
11 5 (1.22%) Advertising
12 3 (0.73%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.49%) Billing
13 2 (0.49%) Publishing
13 2 (0.49%) Games
14 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 142 (34.63%) Analyst
2 76 (18.54%) Support Analyst
3 49 (11.95%) Technical Support
4 44 (10.73%) Support Engineer
5 34 (8.29%) Operations Analyst
6 32 (7.80%) Operations Support Analyst
7 31 (7.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 27 (6.59%) Help Desk Support
9 26 (6.34%) Help Desk Analyst
10 25 (6.10%) Developer
11 23 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (5.37%) Junior
13 20 (4.88%) Team Leader
14 18 (4.39%) 1st Line Support
15 16 (3.90%) Business Analyst
15 16 (3.90%) Service Desk Analyst
15 16 (3.90%) IT Support
16 15 (3.66%) Junior Support Analyst
16 15 (3.66%) Junior Analyst
16 15 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.51%) Middleware
2 35 (8.54%) J2EE
3 33 (8.05%) JDBC
4 31 (7.56%) .NET
5 30 (7.32%) HTML
6 17 (4.15%) Web Services
7 16 (3.90%) XML
7 16 (3.90%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.66%) .NET Framework
8 15 (3.66%) jQuery
9 13 (3.17%) SOAP
10 12 (2.93%) DHTML
10 12 (2.93%) XSLT
11 6 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (0.98%) LAMP
12 4 (0.98%) COM
12 4 (0.98%) CSS
13 1 (0.24%) ADO.NET
13 1 (0.24%) WCF
13 1 (0.24%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.12%) Mathematics
2 6 (1.46%) Smartphone
2 6 (1.46%) Firmware
2 6 (1.46%) Handset
2 6 (1.46%) Kindle
3 5 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 4 (0.98%) Mainframe
4 4 (0.98%) Clustering
5 3 (0.73%) IVR
5 3 (0.73%) Replication
5 3 (0.73%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.73%) PMI
5 3 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.49%) EMV
6 2 (0.49%) W3C
6 2 (0.49%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.24%) AS400
7 1 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 228 (55.61%) Windows
2 94 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (13.90%) Windows XP
5 45 (10.98%) Linux
6 44 (10.73%) UNIX
7 39 (9.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (8.54%) AIX
9 34 (8.29%) Solaris
10 29 (7.07%) Windows 7
11 26 (6.34%) Windows Vista
12 24 (5.85%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.46%) VMS
15 2 (0.49%) Android
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.24%) SUSE
16 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (17.56%) E-Commerce
2 60 (14.63%) ITIL
3 41 (10.00%) Project Management
4 28 (6.83%) Change Management
5 22 (5.37%) Network Management
6 20 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 20 (4.88%) CRM
6 20 (4.88%) Problem Management
6 20 (4.88%) Time Management
7 15 (3.66%) Service Delivery
7 15 (3.66%) MVC
7 15 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (3.41%) Practice Management
9 12 (2.93%) Analytics
10 11 (2.68%) Marketing Strategy
11 10 (2.44%) Business Analysis
12 9 (2.20%) UML
13 8 (1.95%) Programme Management
13 8 (1.95%) Asset Management
13 8 (1.95%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (30.73%) SQL
2 52 (12.68%) C#
3 44 (10.73%) T-SQL
4 34 (8.29%) Java
5 22 (5.37%) JavaScript
6 21 (5.12%) C
6 21 (5.12%) VB.NET
7 20 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 20 (4.88%) Perl
8 16 (3.90%) VBA
9 15 (3.66%) VB
10 12 (2.93%) VBScript
11 9 (2.20%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.98%) PHP
14 2 (0.49%) VB6
15 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 57 (13.90%) Degree
2 26 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (4.15%) MCSE
4 17 (4.15%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.93%) MCP
6 12 (2.93%) CCNA
7 10 (2.44%) MCITP
8 9 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.20%) MCSA
9 5 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.98%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.98%) MCTS
10 4 (0.98%) ISEB
11 3 (0.73%) VCP4
11 3 (0.73%) VCP5
12 2 (0.49%) EnCE
12 2 (0.49%) CISSP
12 2 (0.49%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.37%) SLA
2 7 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (22.93%) Active Directory
2 50 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (9.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.46%) Terminal Services
4 6 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.73%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.24%) vCloud
6 1 (0.24%) NFS
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.24%) Samba
6 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.24%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 7 (1.71%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.22%) SCCM
3 2 (0.49%) SCOM
4 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.24%) OpenView
Vendors
1 293 (71.46%) Microsoft
2 51 (12.44%) Oracle
3 50 (12.20%) VMware
4 40 (9.76%) Citrix
5 35 (8.54%) IBM
6 28 (6.83%) Cisco
7 19 (4.63%) Apple
8 16 (3.90%) Adobe
9 10 (2.44%) Novell
10 8 (1.95%) McAfee
11 7 (1.71%) Sage
11 7 (1.71%) Quark
12 6 (1.46%) Lotus
13 5 (1.22%) Fujitsu
13 5 (1.22%) Planview
13 5 (1.22%) HP
13 5 (1.22%) Google
14 4 (0.98%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.98%) CODA
15 3 (0.73%) SAP
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Willmott Dixon
Salary: £30-£37k plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Career Progression + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Borehamwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,800 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £18k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hoddesdon Hertford Ware Welwyn Harlow
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to circa £30k + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Elstree, Hertford
Entel UK Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago