The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 64 64 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.49% 6.08% 7.38%
As % of the Applications category 48.12% 31.22% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 59 64
Median salary £37,250 £33,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.87% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,900 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £41,700 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.51%
MS Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
133 205 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.56% 19.49% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 191 152
Median salary £37,500 £35,750 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% -8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £61,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MS Office
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Kent region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Kent

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Kent

MS Office
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 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
Dartford +13 10 £40,000 +77.77%
Sittingbourne -2 8 £27,500 -
West Malling +7 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Maidstone -12 4 £37,000 +9.62% 1
Tonbridge -1 3 £47,500 +75.92% 1
Chatham -6 3 £23,500 -30.88%
Faversham - 3 £38,500 -
Folkestone +5 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 £22,000 -
Westerham - 2 £34,500 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kent region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 83 (66.94%) Microsoft
2 69 (55.65%) Windows
3 66 (53.23%) MS Excel
4 36 (29.03%) Active Directory
5 33 (26.61%) SQL
5 33 (26.61%) Finance
6 28 (22.58%) Windows 7
7 25 (20.16%) Windows Server
8 20 (16.13%) Project Management
8 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
8 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (16.13%) Windows 8
9 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (14.52%) MS Exchange
10 18 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (13.71%) DNS
11 17 (13.71%) HP
11 17 (13.71%) ITIL
11 17 (13.71%) Degree
12 16 (12.90%) DHCP
13 15 (12.10%) MCSE
13 15 (12.10%) Firewall
14 14 (11.29%) VMware
14 14 (11.29%) Remedy
14 14 (11.29%) PRINCE2
15 13 (10.48%) Apple
16 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
16 12 (9.68%) Cisco
17 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 18 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.81%) Xceptor
Applications
1 66 (53.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) AutoCAD
2 8 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.84%) MS Project
4 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.61%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (4.03%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.71%) DNS
2 16 (12.90%) DHCP
3 15 (12.10%) Firewall
4 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 11 (8.87%) VLAN
5 11 (8.87%) VoIP
6 9 (7.26%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (4.84%) VPN
7 6 (4.84%) WAN
8 5 (4.03%) LAN
8 5 (4.03%) SAN
9 4 (3.23%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.23%) Wireless
10 3 (2.42%) NAS
11 2 (1.61%) Internet
12 1 (0.81%) HTTP
12 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) MySQL
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Ranorex
1 7 (5.65%) Robot Framework
1 7 (5.65%) SoapUI
1 7 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (26.61%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.06%) Marketing
4 6 (4.84%) Legal
5 4 (3.23%) Banking
6 3 (2.42%) Back Office
7 2 (1.61%) Advertising
7 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (29.84%) Analyst
2 24 (19.35%) Support Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Developer
4 16 (12.90%) IT Support
5 15 (12.10%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (9.68%) Service Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) Technical Support
7 11 (8.87%) Remedy Developer
8 10 (8.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) Project Manager
9 9 (7.26%) Technical Support Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) CAD Technician
10 8 (6.45%) IT Analyst
11 7 (5.65%) IT Support Analyst
11 7 (5.65%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Senior Test Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.65%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) XML
2 8 (6.45%) REST
2 8 (6.45%) SOAP
3 6 (4.84%) .NET
4 2 (1.61%) EDI
4 2 (1.61%) HTML
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
5 1 (0.81%) Web Services
5 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.65%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.65%) Health Informatics
3 7 (5.65%) Informatics
4 6 (4.84%) iPhone
5 5 (4.03%) iPad
5 5 (4.03%) VAX
6 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.42%) BYOD
6 3 (2.42%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.61%) AS400
7 2 (1.61%) iSeries
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.61%) PMI
8 1 (0.81%) FMCG
8 1 (0.81%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.81%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 69 (55.65%) Windows
2 28 (22.58%) Windows 7
3 25 (20.16%) Windows Server
4 20 (16.13%) Windows 8
5 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.87%) Mac OS X
6 11 (8.87%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.03%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.42%) Android
9 3 (2.42%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.13%) Project Management
2 17 (13.71%) ITIL
3 14 (11.29%) PRINCE2
4 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (8.87%) OOP
4 11 (8.87%) Resource Management
4 11 (8.87%) SDLC
4 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.06%) System Testing
6 8 (6.45%) CAD
6 8 (6.45%) ERP
6 8 (6.45%) Regression Testing
7 7 (5.65%) Automation Testing
7 7 (5.65%) ETL
7 7 (5.65%) Performance Testing
7 7 (5.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.84%) Lean Six Sigma
8 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.84%) Six Sigma
9 5 (4.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.61%) SQL
2 8 (6.45%) C
2 8 (6.45%) C#
3 4 (3.23%) COBOL
4 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.71%) Degree
3 15 (12.10%) MCSE
4 11 (8.87%) CCNA
4 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.06%) ISTQB
6 9 (7.26%) ISEB
6 9 (7.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (7.26%) MCITP
7 8 (6.45%) MCP
8 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.42%) CCNP
10 2 (1.61%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.61%) HND
10 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.81%) MCSA
11 1 (0.81%) MCTS
11 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 36 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
5 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (66.94%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.71%) HP
3 14 (11.29%) Remedy
3 14 (11.29%) VMware
4 13 (10.48%) Apple
5 12 (9.68%) Cisco
6 11 (8.87%) BMC
7 9 (7.26%) Avaya
7 9 (7.26%) Citrix
8 5 (4.03%) JD Edwards
8 5 (4.03%) Oracle
9 4 (3.23%) Mitel
10 3 (2.42%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.42%) Jaspersoft
10 3 (2.42%) Juniper
11 2 (1.61%) Adobe
12 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.81%) Dell
12 1 (0.81%) Nortel
12 1 (0.81%) Symantec
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