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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South East / Kent
Rank 45 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 45 90 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.45% 8.96% 6.62%
As % of the Applications category 39.13% 48.13% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 36 78 69
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 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
115 187 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.94% 18.63% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 97 164 177
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £34,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,625
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -5 15 £57,500 +132.32%
Folkestone +2 9 £30,000 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +7 3 £32,500 +20.37%
Chatham -15 3 - -
Dartford - 2 £19,000 -
Sevenoaks -1 1 £30,000 +30.43% 1
West Malling -12 1 £50,000 - 1
Sandwich - 1 £20,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 64 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 57 (50.89%) Windows
2 57 (50.89%) MS Excel
3 41 (36.61%) Finance
4 38 (33.93%) Windows Server
5 30 (26.79%) Active Directory
6 26 (23.21%) SQL
6 26 (23.21%) Windows 7
6 26 (23.21%) Office 365
7 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (22.32%) Degree
7 25 (22.32%) Project Management
8 24 (21.43%) HP
9 23 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (18.75%) Firewall
12 20 (17.86%) Marketing
13 19 (16.96%) MS Exchange
13 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
14 18 (16.07%) Apple
15 17 (15.18%) VMware
15 17 (15.18%) WAN
16 16 (14.29%) LAN
16 16 (14.29%) MCSE
16 16 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
16 16 (14.29%) Windows 8
16 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (13.39%) Hyper-V
17 15 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (13.39%) CCNA

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 19 (16.96%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 57 (50.89%) MS Excel
2 16 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (9.82%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.46%) MS Project
5 2 (1.79%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.89%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.89%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (4.46%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.89%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.89%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.75%) Firewall
2 17 (15.18%) WAN
3 16 (14.29%) LAN
4 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
4 13 (11.61%) VLAN
4 13 (11.61%) Wireless
5 11 (9.82%) DHCP
5 11 (9.82%) DNS
6 10 (8.93%) VPN
7 9 (8.04%) VoIP
7 9 (8.04%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (7.14%) SAN
9 6 (5.36%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.79%) Internet
11 1 (0.89%) LDAP
11 1 (0.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.89%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.14%) Ranorex
2 8 (7.14%) Robot Framework
2 8 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.89%) JIRA
3 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (36.61%) Finance
2 20 (17.86%) Marketing
3 4 (3.57%) Back Office
4 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.79%) Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (24.11%) Analyst
2 19 (16.96%) IT Support
3 15 (13.39%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
5 11 (9.82%) Developer
5 11 (9.82%) IT Manager
6 10 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (8.04%) Service Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) Test Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
9 7 (6.25%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Remedy Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.61%) REST
1 13 (11.61%) SOAP
2 10 (8.93%) XML
3 7 (6.25%) .NET
4 5 (4.46%) EDI
4 5 (4.46%) Web Services
5 2 (1.79%) CSS
5 2 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.04%) iPhone
4 8 (7.14%) Health Informatics
4 8 (7.14%) Informatics
5 6 (5.36%) iPad
6 5 (4.46%) VAX
7 4 (3.57%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.68%) AS400
9 2 (1.79%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.79%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.79%) iSeries
9 2 (1.79%) PMI
10 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.89%) Statistics
10 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.89%) Windows
2 38 (33.93%) Windows Server
3 26 (23.21%) Windows 7
4 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.61%) Android
7 12 (10.71%) Mac OS X
7 12 (10.71%) Windows XP
8 11 (9.82%) Windows 10
9 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (6.25%) Apple iOS
11 5 (4.46%) Windows Vista
12 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
13 3 (2.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.32%) Project Management
2 13 (11.61%) ERP
3 11 (9.82%) Regression Testing
4 10 (8.93%) Line Management
4 10 (8.93%) System Testing
5 8 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 8 (7.14%) ETL
5 8 (7.14%) ITIL
5 8 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 8 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 8 (7.14%) SDLC
5 8 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.36%) OOP
8 5 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.46%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.46%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.46%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.46%) Test Planning
9 4 (3.57%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.21%) SQL
2 8 (7.14%) C#
3 4 (3.57%) COBOL
4 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.79%) Python
4 2 (1.79%) R
5 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Degree
2 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (14.29%) MCSE
4 15 (13.39%) CCNA
4 15 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (9.82%) MCITP
6 10 (8.93%) ISTQB
7 9 (8.04%) ISEB
7 9 (8.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (5.36%) CCNP
8 6 (5.36%) MCSA
9 5 (4.46%) A+ Certification
9 5 (4.46%) MCP
9 5 (4.46%) MCTS
10 2 (1.79%) HND
10 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.89%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 30 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.39%) Hyper-V
2 15 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.43%) HP
3 18 (16.07%) Apple
4 17 (15.18%) VMware
5 13 (11.61%) Cisco
6 10 (8.93%) Avaya
6 10 (8.93%) Remedy
7 6 (5.36%) BMC
7 6 (5.36%) Dell
7 6 (5.36%) Mitel
7 6 (5.36%) Nortel
8 5 (4.46%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (4.46%) JD Edwards
9 3 (2.68%) Adobe
9 3 (2.68%) Infor
10 2 (1.79%) Citrix
10 2 (1.79%) Google
10 2 (1.79%) Tableau
11 1 (0.89%) Juniper
11 1 (0.89%) MAPICS
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Folkestone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago