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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 142 155 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.37% 6.40% 8.94%
As % of the Applications category 44.65% 36.64% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 125 117 166
Median salary £26,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £24,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £54,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.38%
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
318 423 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.51% 17.47% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 274 346 406
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +17 33 £19,750 -31.30%
Watford -1 31 £42,500 +28.78% 3
Hoddesdon +11 8 £21,500 +10.25%
Hemel Hempstead -7 8 £43,750 +71.56%
Rickmansworth +1 6 £35,375 -34.49% 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 6 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Cheshunt -2 4 £25,000 -
Letchworth -3 4 £34,500 -44.80%
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £29,000 - 1
Royston - 3 £22,500 -
Berkhamsted +4 1 £20,000 -
Hertford -5 1 £23,500 -14.54%
Tring - 1 £41,500 -
Harpenden - 1 £19,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 167 (53.53%) Microsoft
2 154 (49.36%) MS Excel
3 138 (44.23%) Windows
4 78 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 73 (23.40%) ITIL
6 68 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (21.15%) Finance
8 61 (19.55%) Windows 7
9 58 (18.59%) SQL
10 55 (17.63%) Windows Server
11 52 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 45 (14.42%) MS Visio
13 44 (14.10%) MS Exchange
14 42 (13.46%) Windows XP
15 41 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
17 39 (12.50%) Project Management
17 39 (12.50%) Service Management
18 38 (12.18%) TCP/IP
18 38 (12.18%) SLA
18 38 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 37 (11.86%) MS PowerPoint
20 35 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
20 35 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
21 34 (10.90%) Linux
22 33 (10.58%) SQL Server
23 29 (9.29%) SC Cleared
24 28 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
24 28 (8.97%) Citrix
24 28 (8.97%) Blackberry

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 28 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (7.05%) SharePoint
6 17 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (4.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (2.88%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.28%) IIS
10 3 (0.96%) nginx
10 3 (0.96%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.32%) CMS
11 1 (0.32%) Drupal
11 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 154 (49.36%) MS Excel
2 45 (14.42%) MS Visio
3 37 (11.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (6.73%) MS Project
5 4 (1.28%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.37%) Office 365
2 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) AdWords
4 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.18%) TCP/IP
2 27 (8.65%) WAN
3 23 (7.37%) DNS
3 23 (7.37%) Firewall
3 23 (7.37%) VPN
4 22 (7.05%) DHCP
5 19 (6.09%) SMTP
5 19 (6.09%) Wireless
6 15 (4.81%) DMZ
6 15 (4.81%) IMAP
6 15 (4.81%) VLAN
7 13 (4.17%) SAN
8 12 (3.85%) NAS
9 11 (3.53%) LAN
10 8 (2.56%) Internet
11 5 (1.60%) PBX
12 4 (1.28%) POP3
12 4 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.28%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.24%) MySQL
3 6 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) Big Data
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.92%) JIRA
2 6 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.60%) ClearQuest
3 5 (1.60%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.28%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.28%) HP UFT
4 4 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 66 (21.15%) Finance
2 14 (4.49%) Billing
3 12 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.92%) Marketing
7 5 (1.60%) Retail
8 4 (1.28%) Advertising
8 4 (1.28%) French Language
8 4 (1.28%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.28%) Local Government
9 3 (0.96%) Back Office
9 3 (0.96%) Banking
10 2 (0.64%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 107 (34.29%) Analyst
2 61 (19.55%) Support Engineer
3 35 (11.22%) Support Analyst
4 30 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
5 27 (8.65%) Service Analyst
5 27 (8.65%) Service Desk Analyst
6 26 (8.33%) IT Support
7 23 (7.37%) Help Desk Support
8 20 (6.41%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 19 (6.09%) IT Engineer
10 18 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
11 17 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (5.45%) Project Manager
11 17 (5.45%) Technical Support
12 16 (5.13%) Business Analyst
13 15 (4.81%) Senior Support Engineer
14 13 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 13 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
14 13 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 13 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.13%) XML
2 15 (4.81%) MAPI
3 12 (3.85%) .NET
4 8 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.56%) HTML
5 5 (1.60%) Web Services
6 4 (1.28%) CSS
7 3 (0.96%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.64%) SOAP
9 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.32%) DHTML
9 1 (0.32%) J2EE
9 1 (0.32%) jQuery
9 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.97%) Blackberry
3 19 (6.09%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (5.13%) iPhone
5 15 (4.81%) PDA
5 15 (4.81%) Replication
6 14 (4.49%) Driving Licence
7 13 (4.17%) Handset
8 10 (3.21%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.88%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.88%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.24%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.92%) NHS
12 5 (1.60%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.60%) PMI
13 4 (1.28%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.28%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.96%) Data Extraction
15 2 (0.64%) Fat Client
15 2 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 138 (44.23%) Windows
2 68 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (19.55%) Windows 7
4 55 (17.63%) Windows Server
5 42 (13.46%) Windows XP
6 40 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (10.90%) Linux
9 26 (8.33%) Windows 8
10 25 (8.01%) Unix
11 24 (7.69%) Windows 10
12 19 (6.09%) Android
12 19 (6.09%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.40%) ITIL
2 41 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.50%) Project Management
3 39 (12.50%) Service Management
4 25 (8.01%) PRINCE2
5 24 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 24 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 23 (7.37%) Change Management
7 21 (6.73%) CRM
8 15 (4.81%) Incident Management
8 15 (4.81%) Service Delivery
9 13 (4.17%) Time Management
9 13 (4.17%) Validation
10 12 (3.85%) Data Analysis
10 12 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (3.85%) Presales
10 12 (3.85%) Resource Management
10 12 (3.85%) Software Delivery
11 11 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (3.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (18.59%) SQL
2 18 (5.77%) Java
3 17 (5.45%) C#
4 10 (3.21%) C++
4 10 (3.21%) VBA
5 8 (2.56%) PHP
5 8 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.92%) C
7 5 (1.60%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.60%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (9.29%) SC Cleared
4 25 (8.01%) Degree
5 17 (5.45%) MCP
6 12 (3.85%) MCDST
7 11 (3.53%) ISEB
8 10 (3.21%) APMP
9 9 (2.88%) CEH
9 9 (2.88%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (2.88%) CISM
9 9 (2.88%) CISSP
9 9 (2.88%) CRISC
9 9 (2.88%) GIAC
9 9 (2.88%) SANS
10 6 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.60%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.28%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.28%) CCNA
12 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.18%) SLA
2 14 (4.49%) QA
3 6 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 16 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.85%) NFS
5 7 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.28%) vSphere
6 4 (1.28%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.96%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.64%) XenApp
9 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (5.77%) SCCM
2 15 (4.81%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.28%) SCOM
6 2 (0.64%) WSUS
7 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 167 (53.53%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.97%) Citrix
3 24 (7.69%) Cisco
4 21 (6.73%) Apple
5 20 (6.41%) VMware
6 17 (5.45%) Oracle
7 15 (4.81%) Draytek
8 12 (3.85%) Becrypt
8 12 (3.85%) Veeam
9 10 (3.21%) Planview
10 9 (2.88%) AlienVault
10 9 (2.88%) HP
10 9 (2.88%) LogLogic
10 9 (2.88%) LogRhythm
10 9 (2.88%) Lotus
11 6 (1.92%) Informatica
11 6 (1.92%) Talend
12 4 (1.28%) Aruba
12 4 (1.28%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.28%) NetSuite
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Family Lives
Salary: £20,492 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Charterhouse Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
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Salary: £63000.00 - £67000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago