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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 28 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 147 142 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.22% 6.00% 7.85%
As % of the Applications category 44.95% 39.78% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 124 114 138
Median salary £26,750 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.40% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £21,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,425 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +1.69%
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
327 357 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.06% 15.10% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 268 298 367
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Watford +13 54 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Stevenage +22 25 £19,750 -31.30%
Rickmansworth +4 6 £33,500 -37.96%
Hoddesdon +5 5 £22,750 +10.97%
Hemel Hempstead -16 5 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Letchworth +4 4 £34,500 -18.82%
Welwyn Garden City +1 4 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Cheshunt +1 4 £25,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £29,000 -
Borehamwood +3 2 £23,000 +2.22% 1
Harpenden -9 2 £21,500 +2.38%
Royston - 2 £22,500 -
Hertford -8 1 £22,500 -14.28%
Tring - 1 £41,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 163 (53.62%) Microsoft
2 150 (49.34%) MS Excel
3 133 (43.75%) Windows
4 82 (26.97%) Active Directory
5 72 (23.68%) ITIL
6 60 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (18.09%) Windows 7
8 54 (17.76%) Finance
9 52 (17.11%) Windows Server
10 49 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (16.12%) Security Cleared
11 47 (15.46%) MS PowerPoint
11 47 (15.46%) SQL
12 41 (13.49%) PRINCE2
12 41 (13.49%) SLA
13 38 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 36 (11.84%) MS Exchange
14 36 (11.84%) TCP/IP
15 34 (11.18%) Service Management
16 33 (10.86%) Project Management
17 31 (10.20%) Windows XP
18 30 (9.87%) Linux
19 28 (9.21%) WAN
19 28 (9.21%) Citrix
19 28 (9.21%) Office 365
20 27 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003
20 27 (8.88%) MS Visio
21 25 (8.22%) Degree
22 24 (7.89%) Video Conferencing

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 36 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.57%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.64%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.64%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.99%) IIS
8 3 (0.99%) nginx
8 3 (0.99%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.33%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Drupal
9 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 150 (49.34%) MS Excel
2 47 (15.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (8.88%) MS Visio
4 16 (5.26%) MS Project
5 4 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.33%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.66%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.21%) Office 365
2 16 (5.26%) SaaS
3 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) AdWords
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.84%) TCP/IP
2 28 (9.21%) WAN
3 21 (6.91%) VPN
4 20 (6.58%) DNS
5 19 (6.25%) DHCP
6 15 (4.93%) Firewall
7 11 (3.62%) LAN
7 11 (3.62%) Wireless
8 10 (3.29%) SMTP
9 9 (2.96%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (2.63%) PBX
10 8 (2.63%) SAN
11 7 (2.30%) DMZ
11 7 (2.30%) IMAP
11 7 (2.30%) Internet
11 7 (2.30%) NAS
11 7 (2.30%) VLAN
12 4 (1.32%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.99%) Intranet
13 3 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.30%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.97%) MySQL
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.33%) Big Data
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (1.32%) JIRA
2 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.99%) ClearQuest
3 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.99%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.99%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 54 (17.76%) Finance
2 24 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.29%) Billing
5 6 (1.97%) Marketing
6 4 (1.32%) French Language
6 4 (1.32%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.99%) Back Office
7 3 (0.99%) Local Government
7 3 (0.99%) Retail
8 2 (0.66%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 100 (32.89%) Analyst
2 53 (17.43%) Support Engineer
3 37 (12.17%) Support Analyst
4 35 (11.51%) 1st Line Support
5 32 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 32 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
6 27 (8.88%) Help Desk Support
7 24 (7.89%) IT Support
8 20 (6.58%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 20 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (5.26%) Architect
9 16 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.93%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 14 (4.61%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 14 (4.61%) Project Manager
12 13 (4.28%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 13 (4.28%) IT Engineer
13 12 (3.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (3.95%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.95%) XML
2 10 (3.29%) .NET
3 9 (2.96%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.30%) MAPI
5 6 (1.97%) HTML
6 5 (1.64%) Web Services
7 3 (0.99%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.66%) CSS
8 2 (0.66%) SOAP
9 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.33%) DHTML
9 1 (0.33%) J2EE
9 1 (0.33%) jQuery
9 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
2 19 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 19 (6.25%) NHS
3 17 (5.59%) Handset
4 15 (4.93%) Driving Licence
5 10 (3.29%) Replication
6 9 (2.96%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.63%) iPhone
7 8 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.30%) PDA
9 6 (1.97%) e-Learning
10 5 (1.64%) PMI
11 4 (1.32%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.32%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.99%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.99%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 133 (43.75%) Windows
2 60 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (18.09%) Windows 7
4 52 (17.11%) Windows Server
5 38 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (10.20%) Windows XP
7 30 (9.87%) Linux
8 27 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (7.24%) Windows 8
10 19 (6.25%) Unix
11 18 (5.92%) Windows 10
12 12 (3.95%) Windows Vista
13 11 (3.62%) Android
14 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.68%) ITIL
2 49 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.49%) PRINCE2
4 34 (11.18%) Service Management
5 33 (10.86%) Project Management
6 22 (7.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (7.24%) CRM
6 22 (7.24%) Logistics
7 20 (6.58%) ERP
8 19 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 19 (6.25%) Change Management
9 16 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 16 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 16 (5.26%) TOGAF
9 16 (5.26%) Waterfall
10 15 (4.93%) Document Management
11 12 (3.95%) Data Analysis
11 12 (3.95%) Software Delivery
11 12 (3.95%) Time Management
11 12 (3.95%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (15.46%) SQL
2 18 (5.92%) C#
3 15 (4.93%) Java
4 11 (3.62%) VBA
5 10 (3.29%) C++
6 7 (2.30%) PHP
6 7 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.97%) C
8 5 (1.64%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.32%) VB
10 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.33%) RPG
11 1 (0.33%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (16.12%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (8.22%) Degree
4 22 (7.24%) SC Cleared
5 16 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (4.61%) MCP
7 12 (3.95%) MCDST
8 10 (3.29%) ISEB
9 8 (2.63%) APMP
10 6 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.64%) CEH
11 5 (1.64%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (1.64%) CISM
11 5 (1.64%) CISSP
11 5 (1.64%) CRISC
11 5 (1.64%) GIAC
11 5 (1.64%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.64%) SANS
12 4 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.49%) SLA
2 10 (3.29%) QA
3 6 (1.97%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (26.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.92%) Hyper-V
2 18 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.96%) Terminal Services
4 7 (2.30%) NFS
5 6 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.32%) vSphere
7 4 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.66%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (5.59%) SCCM
2 7 (2.30%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.32%) SCOM
5 3 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 163 (53.62%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.21%) Citrix
3 22 (7.24%) VMware
4 15 (4.93%) Cisco
5 14 (4.61%) Apple
6 11 (3.62%) Becrypt
6 11 (3.62%) Planview
7 10 (3.29%) Oracle
8 9 (2.96%) HP
9 7 (2.30%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.30%) Draytek
9 7 (2.30%) Veeam
10 6 (1.97%) Informatica
10 6 (1.97%) Talend
11 5 (1.64%) AlienVault
11 5 (1.64%) LogLogic
11 5 (1.64%) LogRhythm
11 5 (1.64%) Lotus
12 4 (1.32%) Aruba
12 4 (1.32%) Computacenter
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