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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 153 211 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.33% 9.06% 5.69%
As % of the Applications category 36.34% 43.87% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 115 166 98
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £46,250 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -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
421 481 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.43% 20.65% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 344 402 335
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 August 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 August 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 -20 54 £34,000 -13.37% 5
Rickmansworth -4 33 £54,000 +27.05% 2
Hemel Hempstead +9 18 £25,000 -9.09%
Borehamwood -15 8 £24,750 -1.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £24,000 -
St Albans -19 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Hoddesdon -3 2 £19,500 -13.33% 1
Stevenage -13 2 £28,750 +74.24% 1
Hertford +10 1 £27,500 +57.14%
Letchworth -5 1 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Ware - 1 £21,000 - 1
Cheshunt - 1 - -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 205 (65.50%) Microsoft
2 154 (49.20%) MS Excel
3 124 (39.62%) Windows
4 100 (31.95%) SQL
5 91 (29.07%) Finance
6 86 (27.48%) Active Directory
7 76 (24.28%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (23.96%) ITIL
9 67 (21.41%) MS Visio
10 61 (19.49%) MS Exchange
11 57 (18.21%) Degree
11 57 (18.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (17.89%) Mentoring
13 55 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
14 52 (16.61%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (16.29%) Linux
16 48 (15.34%) Windows Server 2003
17 47 (15.02%) Office 365
18 45 (14.38%) Waterfall
19 42 (13.42%) VMware
20 41 (13.10%) TCP/IP
21 39 (12.46%) VMware Infrastructure
22 38 (12.14%) Time Management
22 38 (12.14%) Business Analysis
22 38 (12.14%) DNS
22 38 (12.14%) Software Delivery
23 35 (11.18%) Cisco
23 35 (11.18%) Citrix
23 35 (11.18%) UNIX
24 34 (10.86%) DHCP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (19.49%) MS Exchange
2 25 (7.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (7.35%) SharePoint
4 19 (6.07%) WebSphere
4 19 (6.07%) Apache
5 18 (5.75%) Tomcat
5 18 (5.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 18 (5.75%) Apache ServiceMix
6 14 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (3.51%) IIS
9 9 (2.88%) IBM Notes
9 9 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.88%) Lync
10 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 154 (49.20%) MS Excel
2 67 (21.41%) MS Visio
3 27 (8.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.92%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.60%) AutoCAD
6 4 (1.28%) MS Project
7 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.64%) InDesign
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.32%) Primavera
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.02%) Office 365
2 19 (6.07%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.56%) PaaS
4 5 (1.60%) IaaS
5 2 (0.64%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.10%) TCP/IP
2 38 (12.14%) DNS
3 34 (10.86%) DHCP
4 32 (10.22%) WAN
5 30 (9.58%) VPN
6 26 (8.31%) LAN
7 25 (7.99%) Firewall
8 18 (5.75%) FTP
9 13 (4.15%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (3.51%) VoIP
11 10 (3.19%) MPLS
12 7 (2.24%) DSL
13 6 (1.92%) Internet
13 6 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
14 4 (1.28%) Network Security
14 4 (1.28%) CTI
15 3 (0.96%) PBX
15 3 (0.96%) iSCSI
16 2 (0.64%) Wireless
16 2 (0.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.35%) MySQL
3 19 (6.07%) DB2
4 10 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.64%) EDMS
7 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.32%) dBASE
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (5.43%) HP UFT
2 9 (2.88%) Selenium
2 9 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.88%) Cucumber
3 8 (2.56%) JIRA
4 2 (0.64%) Toad
4 2 (0.64%) MSI
5 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.32%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 91 (29.07%) Finance
2 15 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.19%) Marketing
4 7 (2.24%) Retail
5 6 (1.92%) Electronics
5 6 (1.92%) Publishing
6 5 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.60%) French Language
6 5 (1.60%) German Language
6 5 (1.60%) Polish Language
6 5 (1.60%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.28%) Billing
7 4 (1.28%) Local Government
7 4 (1.28%) Games
8 3 (0.96%) Banking
8 3 (0.96%) Advertising
8 3 (0.96%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 129 (41.21%) Analyst
2 48 (15.34%) Support Analyst
3 40 (12.78%) Business Analyst
4 37 (11.82%) Senior Analyst
5 34 (10.86%) Support Engineer
5 34 (10.86%) Systems Analyst
6 31 (9.90%) Business Systems Analyst
7 30 (9.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 27 (8.63%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (7.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 23 (7.35%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
10 20 (6.39%) IT Support
11 18 (5.75%) Operations Support Analyst
11 18 (5.75%) Operations Analyst
12 16 (5.11%) Test Analyst
13 14 (4.47%) 1st Line Support
13 14 (4.47%) Administrator
14 12 (3.83%) Developer
14 12 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 11 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.95%) XML
2 19 (6.07%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (5.75%) JDBC
4 11 (3.51%) .NET
5 10 (3.19%) HTML
6 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET
6 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (2.56%) CSS
8 7 (2.24%) Web Services
9 1 (0.32%) SOAP
9 1 (0.32%) COM
9 1 (0.32%) J2EE
9 1 (0.32%) REST
9 1 (0.32%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.32%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.32%) JMS
9 1 (0.32%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.71%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.75%) Mathematics
3 18 (5.75%) Handset
4 17 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.79%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.88%) Physics
7 8 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.24%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.24%) FMCG
9 5 (1.60%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.60%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.28%) Chemistry
10 4 (1.28%) AS400
10 4 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.28%) Clustering
10 4 (1.28%) Statistics
11 3 (0.96%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.64%) Social Media
12 2 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 124 (39.62%) Windows
2 57 (18.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (16.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (16.29%) Linux
5 48 (15.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (11.18%) UNIX
7 27 (8.63%) Windows 7
8 20 (6.39%) Windows XP
9 19 (6.07%) AIX
9 19 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (5.75%) Solaris
11 14 (4.47%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.92%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.92%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.60%) Android
14 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (24.28%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (23.96%) ITIL
3 56 (17.89%) Mentoring
4 45 (14.38%) Waterfall
5 38 (12.14%) Software Delivery
5 38 (12.14%) Business Analysis
5 38 (12.14%) Time Management
6 26 (8.31%) Information Security
6 26 (8.31%) Project Management
7 23 (7.35%) Problem Management
8 19 (6.07%) PRINCE2
8 19 (6.07%) Line Management
9 18 (5.75%) Scrum
10 17 (5.43%) Change Management
11 16 (5.11%) Coaching
12 13 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.15%) Service Management
13 12 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (3.51%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (31.95%) SQL
2 26 (8.31%) Java
3 18 (5.75%) Perl
3 18 (5.75%) Bash Shell
4 15 (4.79%) C
5 12 (3.83%) C#
6 10 (3.19%) VBA
7 8 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.28%) VB
9 3 (0.96%) PHP
9 3 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.64%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (18.21%) Degree
2 22 (7.03%) CBAP
3 17 (5.43%) ISEB
3 17 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.51%) CCNA
6 10 (3.19%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.19%) MCP
7 7 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.92%) MCSE
8 6 (1.92%) MCSA
8 6 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.28%) CCNP
9 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.96%) CISA
10 3 (0.96%) CISM
11 2 (0.64%) MCITP
11 2 (0.64%) APMP
12 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.99%) QA
2 20 (6.39%) SLA
3 5 (1.60%) ISO 14001
3 5 (1.60%) ISO 9002
4 3 (0.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.96%) GMP
5 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (27.48%) Active Directory
2 39 (12.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.07%) Terminal Services
4 19 (6.07%) vSphere
4 19 (6.07%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (5.75%) VMware Workstation
6 10 (3.19%) XenApp
7 8 (2.56%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.28%) MetaFrame
9 3 (0.96%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.79%) WSUS
2 8 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.24%) SCCM
4 4 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.64%) SCOM
6 1 (0.32%) Cacti
6 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.32%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.32%) Opsview
6 1 (0.32%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 205 (65.50%) Microsoft
2 42 (13.42%) VMware
3 35 (11.18%) Citrix
3 35 (11.18%) Cisco
4 26 (8.31%) HP
5 24 (7.67%) Oracle
6 19 (6.07%) IBM
7 13 (4.15%) Dell
8 11 (3.51%) CheckPoint
9 10 (3.19%) Apple
9 10 (3.19%) Symantec
10 9 (2.88%) Lotus
11 8 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.56%) ProCurve
12 5 (1.60%) Planview
12 5 (1.60%) Siemens
12 5 (1.60%) T-Plan
12 5 (1.60%) Allen-Bradley
13 4 (1.28%) JD Edwards
13 4 (1.28%) Remedy
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus brilliant benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package &
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £16,500 to £17,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Memcon Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Gorgeous Shop Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Salary dependant upon experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Specialised Imaging
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
iKonnect
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Ware
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago