The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 215 133 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.55% 5.98% 4.67%
As % of the Applications category 42.41% 27.71% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 165 120 95
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
507 480 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.15% 21.58% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 423 374 332
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
East of England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +29 99 £32,500 -15.58% 4
Stevenage +8 18 £31,500 +96.87% 2
Letchworth - 16 £35,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 15 £28,750 +21.05%
St Albans +8 12 £30,000 +50.00%
Rickmansworth -1 10 £30,000 -31.81% 1
Potters Bar - 3 £32,500 -
Borehamwood -2 2 £24,000 +11.62%
Berkhamsted - 2 £29,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -3 1 £22,000 -26.66%
Abbots Langley - 1 £47,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 276 (69.87%) Microsoft
2 236 (59.75%) Windows
3 202 (51.14%) MS Excel
4 136 (34.43%) SQL
5 108 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 106 (26.84%) Finance
7 100 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (21.52%) Retail
9 84 (21.27%) Active Directory
10 72 (18.23%) TCP/IP
11 68 (17.22%) Windows XP
12 59 (14.94%) E-Commerce
12 59 (14.94%) ITIL
13 56 (14.18%) SQL Server
14 55 (13.92%) Oracle
15 52 (13.16%) MS Exchange
16 50 (12.66%) Degree
17 48 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
17 48 (12.15%) Manufacturing
17 48 (12.15%) VMware
18 47 (11.90%) LAN
18 47 (11.90%) Linux
19 45 (11.39%) UNIX
20 44 (11.14%) C#
21 43 (10.89%) Java
21 43 (10.89%) IIS
21 43 (10.89%) AIX
21 43 (10.89%) Hyper-V
22 42 (10.63%) .NET
23 41 (10.38%) J2EE

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 52 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 43 (10.89%) IIS
3 41 (10.38%) WebSphere
4 39 (9.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 39 (9.87%) IBM HTTP Server
4 39 (9.87%) Tomcat
4 39 (9.87%) MQSeries
5 32 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (5.06%) CMS
9 9 (2.28%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.03%) IBM Notes
11 6 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.51%) Apache
13 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 202 (51.14%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.85%) MS Project
3 30 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (4.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.51%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.51%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.03%) Office 365
2 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.76%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.25%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 72 (18.23%) TCP/IP
2 47 (11.90%) LAN
3 39 (9.87%) FTP
3 39 (9.87%) HTTP
4 24 (6.08%) WAN
5 21 (5.32%) Internet
6 15 (3.80%) Firewall
6 15 (3.80%) DNS
7 9 (2.28%) VPN
7 9 (2.28%) DHCP
8 7 (1.77%) Intranet
8 7 (1.77%) Telnet
9 5 (1.27%) Network Security
10 4 (1.01%) NAS
10 4 (1.01%) 4G
10 4 (1.01%) 3G
10 4 (1.01%) 2G
10 4 (1.01%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.01%) SAN
10 4 (1.01%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.87%) DB2
3 13 (3.29%) MS Access
4 6 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.76%) MySQL
6 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.51%) Informix
8 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 106 (26.84%) Finance
2 85 (21.52%) Retail
3 48 (12.15%) Manufacturing
4 29 (7.34%) Legal
5 22 (5.57%) Marketing
6 16 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.53%) Back Office
9 9 (2.28%) Electronics
9 9 (2.28%) Law
10 7 (1.77%) Banking
11 3 (0.76%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.51%) Billing
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 153 (38.73%) Analyst
2 75 (18.99%) Support Analyst
3 53 (13.42%) Support Engineer
4 43 (10.89%) Technical Support
5 41 (10.38%) Operations Analyst
6 38 (9.62%) Operations Support Analyst
7 32 (8.10%) Help Desk Analyst
8 27 (6.84%) Developer
9 24 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (5.57%) Junior
11 20 (5.06%) Service Desk Analyst
12 19 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (4.81%) Junior Analyst
12 19 (4.81%) IT Support
13 18 (4.56%) Junior Support Analyst
14 17 (4.30%) Service Analyst
15 16 (4.05%) Help Desk Support
15 16 (4.05%) Business Analyst
15 16 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 15 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.63%) .NET
2 41 (10.38%) J2EE
3 39 (9.87%) JDBC
3 39 (9.87%) Middleware
4 27 (6.84%) HTML
5 17 (4.30%) Web Services
6 16 (4.05%) ASP.NET
7 15 (3.80%) XML
7 15 (3.80%) .NET Framework
8 14 (3.54%) jQuery
9 12 (3.04%) SOAP
10 11 (2.78%) DHTML
10 11 (2.78%) XSLT
11 4 (1.01%) LAMP
12 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.51%) COM
14 1 (0.25%) CSS
14 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET
14 1 (0.25%) WCF
14 1 (0.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.04%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.28%) Kindle
3 8 (2.03%) Mathematics
3 8 (2.03%) Smartphone
3 8 (2.03%) Blackberry
4 7 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.52%) Firmware
6 5 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.01%) Clustering
8 3 (0.76%) IVR
8 3 (0.76%) Replication
8 3 (0.76%) PMI
8 3 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.76%) iPad
8 3 (0.76%) iPhone
9 2 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.51%) EMV
9 2 (0.51%) EFT
9 2 (0.51%) EFTPOS
9 2 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 236 (59.75%) Windows
2 108 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (17.22%) Windows XP
5 47 (11.90%) Linux
6 45 (11.39%) UNIX
7 43 (10.89%) AIX
8 40 (10.13%) Solaris
9 38 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (9.37%) Windows 7
11 32 (8.10%) Windows 8
12 26 (6.58%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.01%) Android
14 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (14.94%) ITIL
1 59 (14.94%) E-Commerce
2 39 (9.87%) Project Management
3 23 (5.82%) Problem Management
4 22 (5.57%) Change Management
4 22 (5.57%) Network Management
5 19 (4.81%) CRM
6 15 (3.80%) MVC
7 14 (3.54%) PRINCE2
7 14 (3.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (3.04%) Service Delivery
8 12 (3.04%) Time Management
8 12 (3.04%) Business Analysis
9 11 (2.78%) Practice Management
9 11 (2.78%) Marketing Strategy
10 10 (2.53%) Project Planning
11 9 (2.28%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.28%) ITSM
12 8 (2.03%) Integration Testing
13 7 (1.77%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 136 (34.43%) SQL
2 44 (11.14%) C#
3 43 (10.89%) Java
4 36 (9.11%) T-SQL
5 23 (5.82%) Perl
5 23 (5.82%) Bash Shell
6 21 (5.32%) JavaScript
6 21 (5.32%) VB.NET
7 19 (4.81%) VBA
8 18 (4.56%) VB
9 12 (3.04%) VBScript
10 9 (2.28%) C
10 9 (2.28%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.01%) VB6
12 2 (0.51%) PHP
13 1 (0.25%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 50 (12.66%) Degree
2 29 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.30%) MCSE
5 15 (3.80%) MCP
5 15 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.04%) CCNA
6 12 (3.04%) MCITP
7 10 (2.53%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.03%) MCSA
9 7 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.52%) MCTS
10 6 (1.52%) A+ Certification
10 6 (1.52%) ISEB
11 5 (1.27%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.01%) CISSP
12 4 (1.01%) GIAC
12 4 (1.01%) EnCE
13 3 (0.76%) VCP4
13 3 (0.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.37%) SLA
2 12 (3.04%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (21.27%) Active Directory
2 48 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (10.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.51%) vSphere
5 2 (0.51%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.25%) Samba
6 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.25%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) vCloud
6 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) SCCM
2 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.51%) SCOM
4 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.25%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) OpenView
4 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 276 (69.87%) Microsoft
2 55 (13.92%) Oracle
3 48 (12.15%) VMware
4 41 (10.38%) IBM
5 39 (9.87%) Citrix
6 36 (9.11%) Cisco
7 28 (7.09%) Apple
8 15 (3.80%) Adobe
9 10 (2.53%) Novell
9 10 (2.53%) McAfee
10 8 (2.03%) Lotus
10 8 (2.03%) Fujitsu
11 7 (1.77%) HP
12 6 (1.52%) Avaya
12 6 (1.52%) Sage
13 5 (1.27%) Quark
13 5 (1.27%) Google
14 4 (1.01%) CODA
14 4 (1.01%) Business Objects
15 3 (0.76%) SAP
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