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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South East / Kent
Rank 43 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 48 94 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.71% 8.52% 7.43%
As % of the Applications category 41.03% 44.55% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34 83 71
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

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
117 211 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.93% 19.13% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 85 187 180
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -2 15 £57,500 +132.32%
Folkestone -3 10 £30,001 -
Tunbridge Wells +5 5 £32,500 -
Chatham -13 3 - -
Dartford - 3 £28,250 - 2
Sevenoaks 0 2 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Whitstable - 2 £20,800 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 54 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 49 (51.04%) Windows
3 46 (47.92%) MS Excel
4 35 (36.46%) Finance
5 33 (34.38%) Windows Server
6 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 24 (25.00%) Project Management
7 24 (25.00%) Degree
8 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (23.96%) Windows 7
8 23 (23.96%) SQL
9 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (21.88%) Office 365
9 21 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (20.83%) Firewall
11 19 (19.79%) Marketing
12 17 (17.71%) HP
13 16 (16.67%) WAN
13 16 (16.67%) LAN
13 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 16 (16.67%) Apple
13 16 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
14 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (15.63%) VMware
14 15 (15.63%) MS Exchange
15 14 (14.58%) Android
15 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (13.54%) Hyper-V
16 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
16 13 (13.54%) MCSE

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 15 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.17%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 46 (47.92%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (11.46%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.21%) MS Project
5 1 (1.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (1.04%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Magento
2 1 (1.04%) Infor LN
2 1 (1.04%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.04%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.83%) Firewall
2 16 (16.67%) LAN
2 16 (16.67%) WAN
3 13 (13.54%) Wireless
4 8 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.33%) VPN
5 6 (6.25%) DHCP
5 6 (6.25%) DNS
5 6 (6.25%) IP Telephony
5 6 (6.25%) VLAN
6 5 (5.21%) SAN
7 2 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.08%) Internet
7 2 (2.08%) Network Security
7 2 (2.08%) Skype
7 2 (2.08%) VoIP
7 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.04%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.21%) Ranorex
2 5 (5.21%) Robot Framework
2 5 (5.21%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.04%) JIRA
3 1 (1.04%) Selenium
3 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 19 (19.79%) Marketing
3 4 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) Project Manager
3 14 (14.58%) IT Support
4 11 (11.46%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) IT Manager
5 9 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Active Directory Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Telephony Support
9 5 (5.21%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) REST
1 10 (10.42%) SOAP
2 8 (8.33%) XML
3 6 (6.25%) .NET
4 5 (5.21%) EDI
4 5 (5.21%) Web Services
5 3 (3.13%) HTML
6 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.08%) CSS
6 2 (2.08%) HTML5
6 2 (2.08%) WinForms
6 2 (2.08%) XSLT
7 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.29%) iPhone
3 6 (6.25%) iPad
4 4 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.08%) AS400
5 2 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (51.04%) Windows
2 33 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 23 (23.96%) Windows 7
3 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.58%) Android
4 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.46%) Windows XP
6 9 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (7.29%) Windows 10
9 6 (6.25%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.21%) Linux
10 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.21%) Windows Vista
11 4 (4.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Project Management
2 12 (12.50%) Line Management
3 10 (10.42%) ERP
4 8 (8.33%) ITIL
5 7 (7.29%) Regression Testing
6 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.25%) CRM
6 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.25%) SDLC
6 6 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.21%) Automation Testing
7 5 (5.21%) Health Informatics
7 5 (5.21%) Informatics
7 5 (5.21%) Performance Testing
7 5 (5.21%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.21%) Propensity Modelling
7 5 (5.21%) Resource Management
7 5 (5.21%) System Testing
7 5 (5.21%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) SQL
2 9 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (3.13%) Python
3 3 (3.13%) R
3 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.08%) VB
4 2 (2.08%) VB6
5 1 (1.04%) Delphi
5 1 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Degree
2 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (13.54%) MCSE
4 12 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (10.42%) CCNA
6 9 (9.38%) MCP
7 8 (8.33%) MCITP
7 8 (8.33%) MCSA
8 6 (6.25%) CCNP
9 5 (5.21%) A+ Certification
9 5 (5.21%) ISEB
9 5 (5.21%) ISTQB
9 5 (5.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (5.21%) MCTS
10 2 (2.08%) CCSE
10 2 (2.08%) HND
10 2 (2.08%) MCDST
11 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.71%) HP
3 16 (16.67%) Apple
4 15 (15.63%) VMware
5 11 (11.46%) Cisco
6 6 (6.25%) Dell
6 6 (6.25%) Mitel
6 6 (6.25%) Nortel
6 6 (6.25%) Remedy
7 5 (5.21%) Avaya
7 5 (5.21%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (3.13%) Infor
8 3 (3.13%) Tableau
9 2 (2.08%) Aruba
9 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.08%) F5
9 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.08%) Google
9 2 (2.08%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.08%) Sourcefire
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