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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 157 221 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.51% 8.45% 6.34%
As % of the Applications category 30.66% 43.68% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 110 172 127
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,050 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
512 506 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.24% 19.35% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 407 419 386
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 51 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Rickmansworth +4 28 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Hemel Hempstead -7 19 £29,750 -8.46%
Stevenage +13 16 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Borehamwood -9 5 £27,000 +12.50%
Hoddesdon - 4 £28,500 -
Berkhamsted +7 3 - -
St Albans -33 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £28,000 - 1
Hitchin - 1 £22,000 -
Royston - 1 £26,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 206 (66.88%) Microsoft
2 162 (52.60%) Windows
3 153 (49.68%) MS Excel
4 106 (34.42%) Active Directory
5 91 (29.55%) MS Exchange
6 82 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 66 (21.43%) SQL
9 64 (20.78%) ITIL
10 59 (19.16%) VMware
10 59 (19.16%) Degree
11 57 (18.51%) Citrix
12 56 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 56 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 55 (17.86%) WAN
13 55 (17.86%) TCP/IP
13 55 (17.86%) Finance
14 52 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
15 50 (16.23%) Linux
16 49 (15.91%) MS Visio
17 48 (15.58%) Cisco
18 47 (15.26%) Office 365
19 46 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
20 45 (14.61%) LAN
21 44 (14.29%) Windows 7
22 43 (13.96%) Agile Software Development
23 37 (12.01%) DNS
23 37 (12.01%) Time Management
24 36 (11.69%) Hyper-V
25 35 (11.36%) VPN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 91 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 46 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (8.44%) SharePoint
5 20 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (5.52%) IIS
7 13 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (4.22%) Tomcat
7 13 (4.22%) WebSphere
7 13 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (3.90%) IBM Notes
9 10 (3.25%) Apache
9 10 (3.25%) Apache ServiceMix
10 9 (2.92%) Lync
11 7 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.97%) MQSeries
Applications
1 153 (49.68%) MS Excel
2 49 (15.91%) MS Visio
3 22 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.95%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.95%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.62%) AutoCAD
5 5 (1.62%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.62%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) Windchill
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Agresso
1 1 (0.32%) Primavera
1 1 (0.32%) Maximo
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.32%) CA PPM
1 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.26%) Office 365
2 16 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.60%) PaaS
4 5 (1.62%) IaaS
4 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 55 (17.86%) WAN
1 55 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 45 (14.61%) LAN
3 37 (12.01%) DNS
4 35 (11.36%) VPN
5 33 (10.71%) DHCP
6 25 (8.12%) Firewall
7 14 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (4.55%) MPLS
8 13 (4.22%) FTP
9 12 (3.90%) DSL
9 12 (3.90%) Internet
10 11 (3.57%) VoIP
11 7 (2.27%) POP3
11 7 (2.27%) SMTP
12 6 (1.95%) VLAN
13 5 (1.62%) BIG-IP
13 5 (1.62%) Radio Access Network
13 5 (1.62%) DMZ
13 5 (1.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.49%) MySQL
3 13 (4.22%) DB2
4 7 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.65%) EDMS
6 2 (0.65%) dBASE
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.25%) HP UFT
2 7 (2.27%) Selenium
3 6 (1.95%) JIRA
4 5 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.32%) MSI
General
1 55 (17.86%) Finance
2 15 (4.87%) Publishing
3 10 (3.25%) Electronics
4 7 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.95%) French Language
6 5 (1.62%) German Language
6 5 (1.62%) Polish Language
6 5 (1.62%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.62%) Retail
6 5 (1.62%) Marketing
6 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.97%) Advertising
7 3 (0.97%) Games
7 3 (0.97%) Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 104 (33.77%) Analyst
2 40 (12.99%) Support Engineer
3 38 (12.34%) Support Analyst
4 28 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (7.47%) Senior Analyst
5 23 (7.47%) Systems Analyst
6 21 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 21 (6.82%) IT Support
7 18 (5.84%) Business Systems Analyst
7 18 (5.84%) 1st Line Support
8 16 (5.19%) Administrator
9 13 (4.22%) Senior Business Analyst
9 13 (4.22%) Server Support
9 13 (4.22%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (4.22%) Operations Analyst
9 13 (4.22%) Operations Support Analyst
10 12 (3.90%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 12 (3.90%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
11 11 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.22%) JDBC
1 13 (4.22%) XML
2 12 (3.90%) HTML
3 10 (3.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (2.92%) Web Services
4 9 (2.92%) .NET
5 8 (2.60%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.60%) CSS
6 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.97%) XSLT
7 3 (0.97%) Middleware
7 3 (0.97%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.97%) jQuery
7 3 (0.97%) DHTML
7 3 (0.97%) SOAP
7 3 (0.97%) J2EE
8 1 (0.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.17%) Blackberry
3 17 (5.52%) Data Centre
4 16 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.87%) Handset
6 14 (4.55%) Mathematics
7 12 (3.90%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.27%) FMCG
8 7 (2.27%) iPhone
9 6 (1.95%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.95%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.62%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.62%) AS400
10 5 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.62%) PDA
10 5 (1.62%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.30%) Physics
12 3 (0.97%) Clustering
12 3 (0.97%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.65%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 162 (52.60%) Windows
2 82 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 50 (16.23%) Linux
6 44 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 33 (10.71%) Windows XP
8 24 (7.79%) Windows 8
9 22 (7.14%) UNIX
10 14 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (4.22%) AIX
11 13 (4.22%) Solaris
12 11 (3.57%) Windows Vista
13 10 (3.25%) Android
14 6 (1.95%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.78%) ITIL
2 43 (13.96%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (12.01%) Time Management
4 34 (11.04%) Mentoring
5 27 (8.77%) Project Management
6 25 (8.12%) Waterfall
7 23 (7.47%) Problem Management
8 22 (7.14%) Information Security
8 22 (7.14%) Line Management
9 20 (6.49%) Software Delivery
9 20 (6.49%) Business Analysis
10 17 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (5.19%) Change Management
11 16 (5.19%) PRINCE2
12 15 (4.87%) Service Management
12 15 (4.87%) Coaching
13 14 (4.55%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.57%) Asset Management
15 9 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (2.92%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.43%) SQL
2 17 (5.52%) Java
3 16 (5.19%) C
4 13 (4.22%) Perl
4 13 (4.22%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.57%) C#
6 8 (2.60%) PHP
7 5 (1.62%) VBA
8 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.97%) VB
9 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.97%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.97%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 59 (19.16%) Degree
2 13 (4.22%) ISEB
3 12 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.57%) CCNA
5 9 (2.92%) MCP
6 7 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.95%) CBAP
7 6 (1.95%) MCSE
7 6 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.95%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.62%) MCSA
9 4 (1.30%) CCNP
10 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.65%) APMP
11 1 (0.32%) MCDST
11 1 (0.32%) MCITP
11 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.77%) SLA
2 20 (6.49%) QA
3 5 (1.62%) ISO 9002
3 5 (1.62%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (1.30%) GMP
5 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (34.42%) Active Directory
2 56 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.87%) vSphere
5 14 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 14 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.95%) XenApp
6 6 (1.95%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.62%) MetaFrame
7 5 (1.62%) Xen
7 5 (1.62%) NLBS
8 4 (1.30%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.97%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (6.82%) WSUS
2 6 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.62%) SCCM
4 2 (0.65%) SCOM
4 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.32%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 206 (66.88%) Microsoft
2 59 (19.16%) VMware
3 57 (18.51%) Citrix
4 48 (15.58%) Cisco
5 18 (5.84%) HP
6 17 (5.52%) Oracle
6 17 (5.52%) CheckPoint
7 15 (4.87%) IBM
8 12 (3.90%) Lotus
9 9 (2.92%) Dell
10 8 (2.60%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.60%) Apple
10 8 (2.60%) ProCurve
11 7 (2.27%) Symantec
11 7 (2.27%) Avaya
12 6 (1.95%) Adobe
13 5 (1.62%) Siemens
13 5 (1.62%) JD Edwards
13 5 (1.62%) T-Plan
13 5 (1.62%) Allen-Bradley
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus'
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance etc.
Posted: 20 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary and great bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme plus car
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 27 days ago