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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 152 173 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.99% 7.33% 5.13%
As % of the Applications category 34.86% 41.00% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 122 120 102
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
436 422 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.04% 17.87% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 342 304 362
Average salary £32,750 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.75% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 April 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 April 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 +2 37 £29,500 +8.25% 4
Stevenage +4 20 £22,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -10 20 £26,750 +3.88% 5
Rickmansworth +3 13 £33,000 +32.00%
Potters Bar - 5 £21,750 -
Borehamwood 0 4 £24,000 -6.79%
St Albans -23 4 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Letchworth +7 3 - -
Hoddesdon +1 3 £28,500 -36.66% 1
Welwyn Garden City -13 3 £25,500 -22.72%
Harpenden +2 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Royston -11 1 £23,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £36,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (69.61%) Microsoft
2 162 (57.24%) Windows
3 148 (52.30%) MS Excel
4 92 (32.51%) Active Directory
5 90 (31.80%) SQL
6 75 (26.50%) MS Exchange
7 70 (24.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (20.85%) Finance
9 51 (18.02%) Linux
10 50 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 49 (17.31%) ITIL
11 49 (17.31%) Citrix
12 48 (16.96%) Windows 7
13 47 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 45 (15.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 43 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (14.84%) WAN
16 42 (14.84%) VMware
17 40 (14.13%) TCP/IP
18 39 (13.78%) Degree
19 36 (12.72%) Windows XP
19 36 (12.72%) Cisco
20 35 (12.37%) IIS
20 35 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
21 33 (11.66%) SQL Server
21 33 (11.66%) LAN
22 31 (10.95%) UNIX
23 29 (10.25%) SharePoint
24 28 (9.89%) MS PowerPoint
24 28 (9.89%) Hyper-V

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 75 (26.50%) MS Exchange
2 47 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (12.37%) IIS
4 29 (10.25%) SharePoint
5 27 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (6.71%) Tomcat
8 17 (6.01%) WebSphere
9 15 (5.30%) MQSeries
9 15 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (5.30%) IBM HTTP Server
10 14 (4.95%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (4.95%) Lync
11 11 (3.89%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (3.53%) IBM Notes
13 8 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (2.47%) WebLogic
15 4 (1.41%) JBoss
16 3 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 148 (52.30%) MS Excel
2 28 (9.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (7.77%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.47%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.47%) FrameMaker
4 7 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.06%) MS Project
6 2 (0.71%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.35%) SPSS
7 1 (0.35%) Windchill
7 1 (0.35%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.59%) Agresso
2 11 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.35%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.42%) Office 365
2 12 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 42 (14.84%) WAN
2 40 (14.13%) TCP/IP
3 33 (11.66%) LAN
4 25 (8.83%) FTP
5 22 (7.77%) VPN
6 20 (7.07%) Internet
7 15 (5.30%) HTTP
8 14 (4.95%) DNS
9 13 (4.59%) Firewall
10 11 (3.89%) DHCP
11 10 (3.53%) SSH
11 10 (3.53%) PuTTY
11 10 (3.53%) WinSCP
12 8 (2.83%) MPLS
12 8 (2.83%) DSL
13 7 (2.47%) POP3
13 7 (2.47%) SMTP
14 6 (2.12%) BIG-IP
14 6 (2.12%) VLAN
15 5 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.30%) DB2
3 10 (3.53%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.83%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.47%) MySQL
6 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.71%) Informix
10 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.35%) dBASE
10 1 (0.35%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (4.59%) JIRA
2 11 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.53%) Toad
4 7 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 59 (20.85%) Finance
2 17 (6.01%) Retail
3 16 (5.65%) Publishing
4 9 (3.18%) Electronics
5 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.41%) Banking
7 3 (1.06%) French Language
7 3 (1.06%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.71%) German Language
8 2 (0.71%) Polish Language
8 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.71%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (31.10%) Analyst
2 49 (17.31%) Support Analyst
3 26 (9.19%) Support Engineer
4 24 (8.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (5.65%) IT Support
6 15 (5.30%) Applications Support
6 15 (5.30%) Help Desk Support
7 14 (4.95%) Technical Support
7 14 (4.95%) Developer
7 14 (4.95%) Operations Analyst
7 14 (4.95%) Operations Support Analyst
8 13 (4.59%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (4.24%) Server Support
9 12 (4.24%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (3.53%) Administrator
10 10 (3.53%) Consultant
10 10 (3.53%) Software Developer
11 9 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.83%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (2.83%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.83%) Middleware
2 21 (7.42%) HTML
3 17 (6.01%) J2EE
4 15 (5.30%) JDBC
4 15 (5.30%) XML
5 14 (4.95%) .NET
6 10 (3.53%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (2.83%) Web Services
8 7 (2.47%) XSL
8 7 (2.47%) Ajax
8 7 (2.47%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.12%) CSS
10 4 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.06%) XSLT
11 3 (1.06%) XMPP
11 3 (1.06%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.06%) jQuery
11 3 (1.06%) DHTML
11 3 (1.06%) SOAP
12 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.30%) Blackberry
3 13 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.53%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.12%) PDA
7 5 (1.77%) Physics
7 5 (1.77%) iPhone
8 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.06%) AS400
9 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.06%) FMCG
10 2 (0.71%) Statistics
10 2 (0.71%) EMV
10 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.35%) PMI
11 1 (0.35%) Handset
11 1 (0.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 162 (57.24%) Windows
2 70 (24.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (18.02%) Linux
4 50 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (16.96%) Windows 7
6 45 (15.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (12.72%) Windows XP
8 31 (10.95%) UNIX
9 21 (7.42%) Windows 8
10 16 (5.65%) Windows Vista
11 15 (5.30%) AIX
11 15 (5.30%) Solaris
12 8 (2.83%) Android
13 6 (2.12%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.35%) OS/400
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (17.31%) ITIL
2 25 (8.83%) Problem Management
3 24 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.13%) Project Management
4 23 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (7.42%) E-Commerce
6 19 (6.71%) CRM
6 19 (6.71%) Time Management
7 18 (6.36%) Service Management
8 14 (4.95%) PRINCE2
9 11 (3.89%) TDD
9 11 (3.89%) Scrum
10 10 (3.53%) Asset Management
10 10 (3.53%) Change Management
10 10 (3.53%) ITSM
10 10 (3.53%) Performance Management
10 10 (3.53%) Waterfall
10 10 (3.53%) Line Management
11 9 (3.18%) Test Planning
11 9 (3.18%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (31.80%) SQL
2 22 (7.77%) Java
3 17 (6.01%) C#
3 17 (6.01%) Perl
4 15 (5.30%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.53%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.47%) C++
7 7 (2.47%) PHP
8 6 (2.12%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.12%) C
9 4 (1.41%) VBA
10 3 (1.06%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.35%) RPG
11 1 (0.35%) Python
11 1 (0.35%) Scala
11 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (13.78%) Degree
2 21 (7.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.89%) MCSA
4 10 (3.53%) MCP
4 10 (3.53%) MCSE
5 9 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.18%) MCITP
6 8 (2.83%) CCNA
6 8 (2.83%) ISEB
6 8 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.12%) MCTS
8 5 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.41%) MCDST
9 4 (1.41%) CBAP
9 4 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.06%) VCP5
10 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.06%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.13%) SLA
2 12 (4.24%) QA
3 3 (1.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (1.06%) GMP
4 2 (0.71%) ISO 9002
4 2 (0.71%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (32.51%) Active Directory
2 35 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.47%) VMware Server
5 6 (2.12%) Xen
5 6 (2.12%) NLBS
6 4 (1.41%) vSphere
7 3 (1.06%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.06%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.71%) XenApp
9 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (4.24%) WSUS
2 10 (3.53%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.71%) SCCM
6 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 197 (69.61%) Microsoft
2 49 (17.31%) Citrix
3 42 (14.84%) VMware
4 36 (12.72%) Cisco
5 25 (8.83%) Oracle
6 20 (7.07%) IBM
7 11 (3.89%) CheckPoint
8 10 (3.53%) Lotus
9 7 (2.47%) Adobe
9 7 (2.47%) Symantec
10 6 (2.12%) Planview
10 6 (2.12%) HP
11 5 (1.77%) SAP
11 5 (1.77%) Apple
12 4 (1.41%) Avaya
13 3 (1.06%) Dell
13 3 (1.06%) JD Edwards
13 3 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.06%) Veeam
14 2 (0.71%) T-Plan
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,500 per annum + Career Progression + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + study support, gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Amazon
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago