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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 140 85 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.02% 4.49% 4.65%
As % of the Applications category 38.67% 24.36% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 107 61 106
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £20,100 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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
362 349 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.57% 18.43% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 297 275 426
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 47 £41,500 +10.66% 4
Stevenage +14 22 £16,500 -35.92%
Rickmansworth -5 22 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hemel Hempstead -8 11 £19,000 -20.83% 2
Welwyn Garden City -6 5 £31,000 -
Hoddesdon +7 4 £22,000 -51.11%
Baldock - 1 £27,500 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 218 (65.86%) Microsoft
2 176 (53.17%) Windows
3 159 (48.04%) MS Excel
4 105 (31.72%) SQL
5 85 (25.68%) Active Directory
5 85 (25.68%) Finance
6 63 (19.03%) ITIL
7 62 (18.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (18.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 53 (16.01%) Linux
10 51 (15.41%) E-Commerce
11 50 (15.11%) SQL Server
12 49 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (13.60%) Retail
13 45 (13.60%) UNIX
14 43 (12.99%) Windows XP
14 43 (12.99%) Oracle
15 41 (12.39%) Middleware
15 41 (12.39%) FTP
16 40 (12.08%) MS Exchange
17 38 (11.48%) C#
17 38 (11.48%) Degree
18 36 (10.88%) Windows Server 2012
18 36 (10.88%) IIS
18 36 (10.88%) TCP/IP
19 33 (9.97%) Windows Vista
20 32 (9.67%) Windows 7
20 32 (9.67%) Manufacturing
20 32 (9.67%) CRM
21 31 (9.37%) Change Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 40 (12.08%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.88%) IIS
3 29 (8.76%) Tomcat
4 25 (7.55%) WebSphere
5 23 (6.95%) IBM HTTP Server
5 23 (6.95%) MQSeries
5 23 (6.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (5.74%) SharePoint
7 16 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (3.93%) CMS
10 10 (3.02%) Lync
11 9 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.81%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.51%) WorkSite
14 5 (1.51%) IBM Notes
15 4 (1.21%) JBoss
16 3 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 159 (48.04%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (4.83%) MS Project
4 14 (4.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.11%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.60%) InDesign
7 2 (0.60%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.30%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.63%) Agresso
1 12 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.91%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.39%) FTP
2 36 (10.88%) TCP/IP
3 23 (6.95%) HTTP
4 19 (5.74%) WAN
5 18 (5.44%) Internet
5 18 (5.44%) SSH
5 18 (5.44%) PuTTY
5 18 (5.44%) WinSCP
6 12 (3.63%) DHCP
6 12 (3.63%) VPN
6 12 (3.63%) DNS
7 10 (3.02%) LAN
8 7 (2.11%) VoIP
9 6 (1.81%) Intranet
10 4 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.91%) Wireless
11 3 (0.91%) Firewall
11 3 (0.91%) DSL
11 3 (0.91%) SAN
12 2 (0.60%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.95%) DB2
3 18 (5.44%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.60%) MySQL
6 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.60%) Informix
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.30%) Big Data
7 1 (0.30%) MS Access
7 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (5.44%) Toad
1 18 (5.44%) JIRA
2 7 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.60%) MSI
General
1 85 (25.68%) Finance
2 45 (13.60%) Retail
3 32 (9.67%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.53%) Law
4 15 (4.53%) Legal
5 14 (4.23%) Marketing
6 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.51%) Advertising
7 4 (1.21%) Publishing
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.60%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (38.07%) Analyst
2 75 (22.66%) Support Analyst
3 35 (10.57%) Help Desk Support
4 27 (8.16%) Team Leader
5 24 (7.25%) Operations Analyst
6 23 (6.95%) 1st Line Support
7 22 (6.65%) Operations Support Analyst
8 21 (6.34%) Technical Support
9 20 (6.04%) Support Engineer
9 20 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (5.74%) Help Desk Analyst
11 18 (5.44%) Applications Support
12 17 (5.14%) Business Analyst
12 17 (5.14%) IT Support
13 15 (4.53%) Help Desk Support Analyst
14 14 (4.23%) Junior
15 13 (3.93%) Developer
15 13 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
16 11 (3.32%) Support Technician
17 10 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.39%) Middleware
2 25 (7.55%) HTML
2 25 (7.55%) J2EE
3 23 (6.95%) JDBC
4 18 (5.44%) XML
4 18 (5.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (3.93%) .NET
6 9 (2.72%) Web Services
7 7 (2.11%) XSL
7 7 (2.11%) Ajax
8 6 (1.81%) XSLT
8 6 (1.81%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.81%) jQuery
8 6 (1.81%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.81%) SOAP
8 6 (1.81%) DHTML
8 6 (1.81%) CSS
9 4 (1.21%) COM
10 3 (0.91%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.46%) Mathematics
3 6 (1.81%) Handset
3 6 (1.81%) Smartphone
4 5 (1.51%) Physics
5 3 (0.91%) PMI
5 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.91%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.60%) EMV
6 2 (0.60%) Statistics
6 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.30%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.30%) PDA
7 1 (0.30%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.30%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.30%) iPhone
7 1 (0.30%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 176 (53.17%) Windows
2 62 (18.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (18.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (16.01%) Linux
5 45 (13.60%) UNIX
6 43 (12.99%) Windows XP
7 36 (10.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (9.97%) Windows Vista
9 32 (9.67%) Windows 7
10 23 (6.95%) AIX
10 23 (6.95%) Solaris
11 17 (5.14%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.81%) VMS
13 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.30%) OS/400
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.30%) Android
14 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (19.03%) ITIL
2 51 (15.41%) E-Commerce
3 32 (9.67%) CRM
4 31 (9.37%) Change Management
5 26 (7.85%) Project Management
5 26 (7.85%) Problem Management
6 20 (6.04%) PRINCE2
6 20 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (5.44%) Workflow
9 16 (4.83%) Time Management
10 13 (3.93%) Document Management
11 12 (3.63%) UML
12 11 (3.32%) Practice Management
12 11 (3.32%) Asset Management
12 11 (3.32%) Business Analysis
12 11 (3.32%) Analytics
12 11 (3.32%) Waterfall
13 10 (3.02%) OO
13 10 (3.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 105 (31.72%) SQL
2 38 (11.48%) C#
3 30 (9.06%) Java
4 28 (8.46%) T-SQL
5 24 (7.25%) C
6 22 (6.65%) Perl
7 20 (6.04%) Bash Shell
8 18 (5.44%) Shell Script
9 17 (5.14%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.11%) C++
11 6 (1.81%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.51%) VB
13 4 (1.21%) PHP
14 3 (0.91%) VBScript
15 2 (0.60%) VBA
16 1 (0.30%) Python
16 1 (0.30%) Scala
16 1 (0.30%) R
16 1 (0.30%) RPG
Qualifications
1 38 (11.48%) Degree
2 15 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.93%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.63%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.72%) MCITP
5 9 (2.72%) MCSA
6 8 (2.42%) MCSE
6 8 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.81%) CCNA
8 6 (1.81%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.81%) MCTS
9 4 (1.21%) CBAP
9 4 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.21%) MCP
10 3 (0.91%) PMP
10 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.91%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.91%) VCP5
10 3 (0.91%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.32%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.95%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.11%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.81%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.21%) VMware Server
6 4 (1.21%) vSphere
7 1 (0.30%) XenApp
7 1 (0.30%) Xen
7 1 (0.30%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 18 (5.44%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.91%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.60%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.60%) WSUS
3 2 (0.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 218 (65.86%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.99%) Oracle
3 31 (9.37%) VMware
4 27 (8.16%) IBM
5 21 (6.34%) Cisco
6 16 (4.83%) Citrix
7 9 (2.72%) Planview
8 8 (2.42%) Apple
9 7 (2.11%) Quark
9 7 (2.11%) SAP
10 6 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.51%) Lotus
12 4 (1.21%) Veeam
12 4 (1.21%) Symantec
12 4 (1.21%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.91%) Adobe
14 2 (0.60%) BMC
14 2 (0.60%) Novell
15 1 (0.30%) Sage
15 1 (0.30%) McAfee
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