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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 35 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 113 109 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.62% 5.66% 4.32%
As % of the Applications category 34.04% 27.74% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 80 76 82
Average salary £32,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £62,500 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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
332 393 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.53% 20.39% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 269 296 347
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
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 January 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 January 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 -6 34 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Stevenage +22 22 £26,250 +1.94% 1
Rickmansworth -8 14 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hemel Hempstead -8 10 £28,750 +19.79% 1
Potters Bar - 3 £21,750 -
Hoddesdon +1 2 £22,000 -51.11%
Royston -7 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Welwyn Garden City -7 1 £31,000 +20.38%
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 28 January 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.

1 183 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 152 (53.52%) Windows
3 136 (47.89%) MS Excel
4 86 (30.28%) SQL
5 77 (27.11%) Active Directory
6 67 (23.59%) Finance
7 58 (20.42%) ITIL
8 56 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (18.31%) Linux
10 51 (17.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
12 41 (14.44%) Windows XP
12 41 (14.44%) SQL Server
13 38 (13.38%) UNIX
13 38 (13.38%) MS Exchange
13 38 (13.38%) Windows 7
14 37 (13.03%) Windows Server 2012
15 36 (12.68%) Oracle
16 34 (11.97%) FTP
16 34 (11.97%) Middleware
16 34 (11.97%) VMware
16 34 (11.97%) Retail
17 33 (11.62%) Degree
17 33 (11.62%) IIS
18 32 (11.27%) E-Commerce
19 29 (10.21%) TCP/IP
19 29 (10.21%) Windows Vista
20 27 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (9.51%) Problem Management
21 26 (9.15%) C#

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 38 (13.38%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.62%) IIS
3 24 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 21 (7.39%) WebSphere
5 20 (7.04%) SharePoint
6 19 (6.69%) MQSeries
6 19 (6.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (6.69%) IBM HTTP Server
6 19 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (3.52%) Lync
10 9 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (2.46%) CMS
12 6 (2.11%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.76%) IBM Notes
14 4 (1.41%) JBoss
15 3 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 136 (47.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (4.58%) MS Project
4 11 (3.87%) Photoshop
4 11 (3.87%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.76%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.70%) InDesign
8 1 (0.35%) Windchill
8 1 (0.35%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (4.58%) Agresso
2 11 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.11%) Office 365
3 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.97%) FTP
2 29 (10.21%) TCP/IP
3 24 (8.45%) WAN
4 19 (6.69%) HTTP
5 18 (6.34%) Internet
6 15 (5.28%) SSH
6 15 (5.28%) VPN
6 15 (5.28%) PuTTY
6 15 (5.28%) WinSCP
7 13 (4.58%) LAN
8 12 (4.23%) DNS
8 12 (4.23%) DHCP
9 5 (1.76%) Firewall
10 4 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.41%) Wireless
10 4 (1.41%) Intranet
10 4 (1.41%) MPLS
10 4 (1.41%) DSL
10 4 (1.41%) POP3
10 4 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.69%) DB2
3 15 (5.28%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.41%) MySQL
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.70%) Informix
8 1 (0.35%) MS Access
8 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) Xcelsius
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.35%) Big Data
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (5.28%) Toad
1 15 (5.28%) JIRA
2 7 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.70%) MSI
General
1 67 (23.59%) Finance
2 34 (11.97%) Retail
3 17 (5.99%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.23%) Law
5 8 (2.82%) Legal
6 6 (2.11%) Marketing
7 5 (1.76%) Electronics
7 5 (1.76%) Publishing
8 4 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.06%) Advertising
10 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.35%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (37.32%) Analyst
2 63 (22.18%) Support Analyst
3 25 (8.80%) Help Desk Support
4 20 (7.04%) Team Leader
4 20 (7.04%) 1st Line Support
4 20 (7.04%) Operations Analyst
5 18 (6.34%) Operations Support Analyst
5 18 (6.34%) Applications Support
6 16 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 16 (5.63%) Technical Support
6 16 (5.63%) Business Analyst
7 14 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (4.58%) IT Support
9 11 (3.87%) Administrator
9 11 (3.87%) Help Desk Analyst
10 10 (3.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 9 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (3.17%) Developer
11 9 (3.17%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.97%) Middleware
2 21 (7.39%) J2EE
3 20 (7.04%) HTML
4 19 (6.69%) JDBC
5 15 (5.28%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (4.93%) XML
7 9 (3.17%) .NET
8 7 (2.46%) XSL
8 7 (2.46%) Ajax
9 6 (2.11%) CSS
10 5 (1.76%) Web Services
11 3 (1.06%) XMPP
12 2 (0.70%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.70%) jQuery
12 2 (0.70%) XSLT
12 2 (0.70%) DHTML
12 2 (0.70%) SOAP
12 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.10%) Mathematics
3 7 (2.46%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.76%) Handset
4 5 (1.76%) Physics
5 4 (1.41%) PDA
5 4 (1.41%) iPhone
6 3 (1.06%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.06%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.06%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.70%) EMV
7 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.70%) Statistics
7 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.35%) iSeries
8 1 (0.35%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.35%) iPad
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 152 (53.52%) Windows
2 56 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (18.31%) Linux
4 51 (17.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (14.44%) Windows XP
6 38 (13.38%) UNIX
6 38 (13.38%) Windows 7
7 37 (13.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (10.21%) Windows Vista
9 19 (6.69%) AIX
9 19 (6.69%) Solaris
10 18 (6.34%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.76%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.76%) VMS
12 4 (1.41%) Android
13 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.35%) OS/400
13 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.42%) ITIL
2 32 (11.27%) E-Commerce
3 27 (9.51%) Problem Management
4 24 (8.45%) CRM
4 24 (8.45%) Project Management
5 21 (7.39%) Change Management
6 20 (7.04%) PRINCE2
7 19 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (4.58%) Time Management
9 13 (4.58%) Workflow
9 13 (4.58%) Service Management
10 11 (3.87%) UML
10 11 (3.87%) Asset Management
10 11 (3.87%) Document Management
10 11 (3.87%) Waterfall
11 10 (3.52%) Business Analysis
11 10 (3.52%) OO
12 8 (2.82%) ITSM
12 8 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (30.28%) SQL
2 26 (9.15%) C#
2 26 (9.15%) Java
3 21 (7.39%) Perl
4 19 (6.69%) Bash Shell
4 19 (6.69%) C
5 17 (5.99%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.28%) Shell Script
7 13 (4.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.46%) C++
9 6 (2.11%) PHP
10 3 (1.06%) VBScript
10 3 (1.06%) VB
11 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.35%) VBA
12 1 (0.35%) Python
12 1 (0.35%) RPG
12 1 (0.35%) Scala
12 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (11.62%) Degree
2 15 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.17%) MCSA
3 9 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.17%) MCITP
4 8 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.82%) MCSE
5 7 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.11%) CCNA
6 6 (2.11%) MCTS
7 4 (1.41%) CBAP
7 4 (1.41%) MCP
7 4 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.41%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.06%) PMP
8 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.06%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.06%) MCDST
8 3 (1.06%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (27.11%) Active Directory
2 27 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.75%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.11%) VMware Server
4 6 (2.11%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.76%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (1.06%) Xen
6 3 (1.06%) NLBS
6 3 (1.06%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (5.28%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.41%) WSUS
3 3 (1.06%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.70%) SCCM
4 2 (0.70%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.35%) Nessus
5 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 183 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.68%) Oracle
3 34 (11.97%) VMware
4 23 (8.10%) Cisco
4 23 (8.10%) IBM
5 15 (5.28%) Citrix
6 9 (3.17%) SAP
7 8 (2.82%) Planview
8 7 (2.46%) Adobe
9 6 (2.11%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.76%) Lotus
11 4 (1.41%) Quark
11 4 (1.41%) Symantec
12 3 (1.06%) Veeam
12 3 (1.06%) Apple
13 2 (0.70%) BMC
13 2 (0.70%) HP
14 1 (0.35%) Dell
14 1 (0.35%) CA
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + On application
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
European Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
European Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
MCSP
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago