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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 46 71 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.88% 6.38% 7.89%
As % of the Applications category 38.33% 36.22% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 84
Median salary £35,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -
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
120 196 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.35% 17.61% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 106 169 220
Median salary £46,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +1.44%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Maidstone -7 12 £57,500 +84.00%
Tonbridge - 5 £47,500 -
West Malling +2 3 £50,000 -
Chatham -7 3 - -
Faversham - 3 £37,500 -
Folkestone +3 2 £23,000 -14.81%
Whitstable 0 1 £27,000 +33.33%
Sevenoaks -2 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Sandwich - 1 £20,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 64 (58.18%) MS Excel
1 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 55 (50.00%) Windows
3 40 (36.36%) Finance
4 33 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
6 26 (23.64%) Windows 7
7 25 (22.73%) HP
8 24 (21.82%) SQL
8 24 (21.82%) Project Management
9 23 (20.91%) Firewall
9 23 (20.91%) SQL Server
10 22 (20.00%) Degree
11 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (17.27%) Office 365
12 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (16.36%) Apple
13 18 (16.36%) VMware
13 18 (16.36%) MS Exchange
14 16 (14.55%) Windows 8
15 14 (12.73%) Remedy
15 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
15 14 (12.73%) SOAP
15 14 (12.73%) MCSE
15 14 (12.73%) REST
16 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (11.82%) Marketing
16 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
16 13 (11.82%) VLAN

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 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 64 (58.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.55%) MS Project
5 3 (2.73%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.82%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.91%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) Firewall
2 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 13 (11.82%) VLAN
3 13 (11.82%) WAN
4 12 (10.91%) LAN
5 11 (10.00%) DHCP
5 11 (10.00%) DNS
5 11 (10.00%) VoIP
6 10 (9.09%) VPN
7 9 (8.18%) SAN
7 9 (8.18%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (7.27%) Wireless
9 6 (5.45%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.73%) NAS
11 1 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.82%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.91%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Ranorex
1 9 (8.18%) Robot Framework
1 9 (8.18%) SoapUI
1 9 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.91%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (11.82%) Marketing
3 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.64%) Back Office
5 3 (2.73%) Advertising
5 3 (2.73%) Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (17.27%) Analyst
2 16 (14.55%) Developer
3 15 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 15 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.82%) IT Support
5 11 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (10.00%) Remedy Developer
6 10 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 9 (8.18%) Active Directory Support
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Test Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Service Analyst
7 9 (8.18%) Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.36%) Technical Support
9 6 (5.45%) Desktop Support
9 6 (5.45%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) REST
1 14 (12.73%) SOAP
2 11 (10.00%) XML
3 7 (6.36%) .NET
4 5 (4.55%) EDI
4 5 (4.55%) Web Services
5 2 (1.82%) CSS
5 2 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.18%) Health Informatics
3 9 (8.18%) Informatics
4 6 (5.45%) iPad
4 6 (5.45%) iPhone
5 5 (4.55%) VAX
6 4 (3.64%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.73%) AS400
7 3 (2.73%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.82%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.82%) iSeries
8 2 (1.82%) PMI
9 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.00%) Windows
2 33 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 26 (23.64%) Windows 7
4 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.55%) Windows 8
6 12 (10.91%) Mac OS X
6 12 (10.91%) Windows XP
7 10 (9.09%) Android
7 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (8.18%) Windows 10
9 7 (6.36%) Apple iOS
10 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.64%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.64%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) Project Management
2 11 (10.00%) ERP
2 11 (10.00%) OOP
2 11 (10.00%) System Testing
3 10 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 9 (8.18%) Automation Testing
4 9 (8.18%) ETL
4 9 (8.18%) ITIL
4 9 (8.18%) Performance Testing
4 9 (8.18%) Resource Management
4 9 (8.18%) SDLC
5 8 (7.27%) Line Management
6 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.36%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.55%) CRM
8 5 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.55%) Test Planning
8 5 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.82%) SQL
2 9 (8.18%) C#
3 4 (3.64%) COBOL
4 3 (2.73%) C
5 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (20.00%) Degree
2 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (12.73%) MCSE
4 13 (11.82%) CCNA
4 13 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (10.91%) MCITP
6 11 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 10 (9.09%) ISEB
7 10 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (5.45%) CCNP
8 6 (5.45%) MCSA
9 5 (4.55%) MCTS
10 2 (1.82%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.82%) HND
10 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.82%) MCP
10 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.91%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.91%) vSphere
5 1 (0.91%) XenApp
5 1 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.73%) HP
3 18 (16.36%) Apple
3 18 (16.36%) VMware
4 14 (12.73%) Remedy
5 12 (10.91%) Cisco
6 11 (10.00%) Avaya
6 11 (10.00%) BMC
7 6 (5.45%) Citrix
7 6 (5.45%) Dell
7 6 (5.45%) Mitel
7 6 (5.45%) Nortel
8 5 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (4.55%) JD Edwards
9 3 (2.73%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.73%) Infor
9 3 (2.73%) Juniper
10 2 (1.82%) Adobe
11 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.91%) MAPICS