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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 161 203 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.05% 7.88% 7.05%
As % of the Applications category 33.97% 43.38% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 115 153 143
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,100 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,500 £52,000
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
474 468 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.74% 18.16% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 363 367 426
Average salary £33,500 £33,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,200 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,501 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -12 41 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Rickmansworth +8 25 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead -12 24 £28,500 -12.30% 2
Stevenage +11 21 £29,000 -7.93% 2
Hoddesdon - 7 £28,500 -
St Albans -28 4 £35,000 +11.11%
Berkhamsted +4 3 - -
Borehamwood 0 3 £24,750 +3.12% 1
Letchworth +1 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £28,000 - 1
Royston - 1 £26,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £22,000 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 195 (67.01%) Microsoft
2 161 (55.33%) Windows
3 151 (51.89%) MS Excel
4 103 (35.40%) Active Directory
5 85 (29.21%) MS Exchange
6 74 (25.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (21.99%) SQL
8 59 (20.27%) ITIL
9 58 (19.93%) Citrix
10 55 (18.90%) WAN
10 55 (18.90%) VMware
11 53 (18.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 53 (18.21%) Degree
12 50 (17.18%) Finance
13 49 (16.84%) TCP/IP
14 48 (16.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 48 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
15 47 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
16 46 (15.81%) Cisco
17 44 (15.12%) Linux
17 44 (15.12%) LAN
18 42 (14.43%) Office 365
19 41 (14.09%) MS Visio
20 40 (13.75%) Windows 7
21 37 (12.71%) Hyper-V
22 36 (12.37%) Windows XP
23 31 (10.65%) VPN
23 31 (10.65%) Time Management
23 31 (10.65%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 85 (29.21%) MS Exchange
2 48 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 27 (9.28%) SharePoint
5 23 (7.90%) IIS
6 22 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (4.81%) IBM Notes
7 14 (4.81%) WebSphere
8 12 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (4.12%) Tomcat
9 11 (3.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (3.44%) Lync
11 8 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (2.06%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (2.06%) Apache
12 6 (2.06%) MQSeries
12 6 (2.06%) Apache ServiceMix
13 5 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 151 (51.89%) MS Excel
2 41 (14.09%) MS Visio
3 19 (6.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.75%) Photoshop
5 7 (2.41%) FrameMaker
5 7 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (2.06%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (1.72%) AutoCAD
8 4 (1.37%) MS Project
9 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.34%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.34%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Agresso
2 1 (0.34%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Primavera
2 1 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.43%) Office 365
2 10 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.75%) PaaS
4 7 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.72%) IaaS
6 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 55 (18.90%) WAN
2 49 (16.84%) TCP/IP
3 44 (15.12%) LAN
4 31 (10.65%) VPN
5 29 (9.97%) DNS
6 26 (8.93%) DHCP
6 26 (8.93%) Firewall
7 13 (4.47%) Internet
7 13 (4.47%) FTP
8 11 (3.78%) MPLS
8 11 (3.78%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (3.44%) DSL
9 10 (3.44%) VoIP
10 7 (2.41%) POP3
10 7 (2.41%) SMTP
11 6 (2.06%) HTTP
11 6 (2.06%) PBX
11 6 (2.06%) VLAN
11 6 (2.06%) BIG-IP
12 5 (1.72%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.50%) MySQL
3 12 (4.12%) DB2
4 8 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.69%) Informix
6 2 (0.69%) EDMS
6 2 (0.69%) dBASE
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 6 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.72%) JIRA
2 5 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (1.37%) Selenium
4 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.34%) Toad
5 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 50 (17.18%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Publishing
3 12 (4.12%) Electronics
4 8 (2.75%) Retail
5 6 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.06%) French Language
6 5 (1.72%) Marketing
6 5 (1.72%) German Language
6 5 (1.72%) Polish Language
6 5 (1.72%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.03%) Banking
8 3 (1.03%) Advertising
9 2 (0.69%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (31.62%) Analyst
2 36 (12.37%) Support Engineer
3 33 (11.34%) Support Analyst
4 23 (7.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (7.22%) IT Support
6 18 (6.19%) 1st Line Support
6 18 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
6 18 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (5.15%) Administrator
7 15 (5.15%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.47%) Business Systems Analyst
9 12 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (4.12%) Server Support
9 12 (4.12%) Operations Analyst
9 12 (4.12%) Operations Support Analyst
10 11 (3.78%) Service Analyst
11 10 (3.44%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (3.44%) Help Desk Support
11 10 (3.44%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.81%) HTML
2 13 (4.47%) XML
3 12 (4.12%) JDBC
4 9 (3.09%) Web Services
4 9 (3.09%) .NET
5 8 (2.75%) J2EE
5 8 (2.75%) CSS
6 7 (2.41%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.41%) Middleware
7 6 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.03%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.03%) jQuery
9 3 (1.03%) SOAP
9 3 (1.03%) DHTML
9 3 (1.03%) XSLT
10 2 (0.69%) XSL
10 2 (0.69%) Ajax
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.84%) Blackberry
3 16 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.47%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.12%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.44%) Mathematics
7 9 (3.09%) Handset
8 7 (2.41%) FMCG
8 7 (2.41%) iPhone
8 7 (2.41%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.41%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.72%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.72%) PDA
9 5 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.72%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.72%) AS400
10 3 (1.03%) Clustering
11 2 (0.69%) EMV
11 2 (0.69%) Blog
11 2 (0.69%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 161 (55.33%) Windows
2 74 (25.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (16.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (15.12%) Linux
6 40 (13.75%) Windows 7
7 36 (12.37%) Windows XP
8 23 (7.90%) Windows 8
9 21 (7.22%) UNIX
10 12 (4.12%) AIX
10 12 (4.12%) Solaris
11 10 (3.44%) Windows Vista
11 10 (3.44%) Android
12 8 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.06%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.27%) ITIL
2 31 (10.65%) Time Management
2 31 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (8.93%) Project Management
4 22 (7.56%) Line Management
5 21 (7.22%) Mentoring
6 20 (6.87%) Problem Management
7 19 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (5.84%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.50%) Service Management
9 16 (5.50%) Change Management
9 16 (5.50%) Information Security
9 16 (5.50%) Waterfall
10 15 (5.15%) Coaching
11 14 (4.81%) Software Delivery
12 13 (4.47%) Business Analysis
13 11 (3.78%) Asset Management
13 11 (3.78%) PRINCE2
14 10 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (3.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 64 (21.99%) SQL
2 14 (4.81%) C
2 14 (4.81%) Java
2 14 (4.81%) Perl
3 12 (4.12%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.78%) C#
5 8 (2.75%) PHP
6 5 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.37%) C++
7 4 (1.37%) VBA
8 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.03%) VB
8 3 (1.03%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (18.21%) Degree
2 12 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.78%) CCNA
3 11 (3.78%) ISEB
4 9 (3.09%) MCP
5 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.06%) MCSE
6 6 (2.06%) MCSA
6 6 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.37%) CCNP
8 2 (0.69%) HND
8 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.69%) MCITP
8 2 (0.69%) MCDST
8 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.69%) APMP
8 2 (0.69%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.97%) SLA
2 15 (5.15%) QA
3 5 (1.72%) ISO 9002
3 5 (1.72%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (1.37%) GMP
5 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 103 (35.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (18.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (12.71%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.44%) vSphere
5 8 (2.75%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (2.75%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.06%) Xen
6 6 (2.06%) NLBS
6 6 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.72%) XenApp
7 5 (1.72%) MetaFrame
8 4 (1.37%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.03%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (6.19%) WSUS
2 6 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.72%) SCCM
4 2 (0.69%) SCOM
5 1 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 195 (67.01%) Microsoft
2 58 (19.93%) Citrix
3 55 (18.90%) VMware
4 46 (15.81%) Cisco
5 18 (6.19%) CheckPoint
6 17 (5.84%) Oracle
7 16 (5.50%) HP
8 14 (4.81%) IBM
8 14 (4.81%) Lotus
9 9 (3.09%) Apple
10 8 (2.75%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.75%) Symantec
10 8 (2.75%) Dell
10 8 (2.75%) Adobe
10 8 (2.75%) ProCurve
11 7 (2.41%) Avaya
12 5 (1.72%) Allen-Bradley
12 5 (1.72%) T-Plan
12 5 (1.72%) Siemens
12 5 (1.72%) JD Edwards
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £12.19 - £15.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum + Bonus'
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus'
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Posted: 20 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum dependent on experience and certific
Posted: 21 days ago