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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 66 76 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.04% 7.00% 8.66%
As % of the Applications category 43.14% 40.43% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 83
Median salary £36,000 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,813 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.69%
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
153 188 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.33% 17.31% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 132 159 165
Median salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +4.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 - 11 £40,000 -
Sittingbourne +2 7 £27,500 -
Maidstone +6 4 £37,000 +5.71%
West Malling +6 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Faversham - 4 £30,000 -
Folkestone - 3 £27,500 -
Chatham -6 2 £41,250 +21.32%
Sevenoaks - 2 £22,000 -
Whitstable - 2 £21,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +10 1 £60,000 +95.12% 1
Tonbridge +4 1 - - 1
Westerham - 1 £35,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 103 (72.54%) Microsoft
2 85 (59.86%) Windows
3 73 (51.41%) MS Excel
4 47 (33.10%) Active Directory
5 36 (25.35%) SQL
6 31 (21.83%) Windows 7
7 30 (21.13%) Windows 8
7 30 (21.13%) MS Exchange
8 29 (20.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (19.01%) Windows Server
10 25 (17.61%) MCSE
11 24 (16.90%) DNS
11 24 (16.90%) Finance
12 23 (16.20%) DHCP
12 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
13 22 (15.49%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (14.79%) CCNA
14 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (13.38%) Cisco
16 18 (12.68%) ITIL
16 18 (12.68%) Firewall
16 18 (12.68%) MCITP
17 17 (11.97%) Degree
17 17 (11.97%) Project Management
18 16 (11.27%) SLA
19 15 (10.56%) Mac OS X
19 15 (10.56%) Apple
20 14 (9.86%) Remedy
20 14 (9.86%) HP

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 30 (21.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2000
3 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.82%) IIS
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Xceptor
Applications
1 73 (51.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.63%) AutoCAD
2 8 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.82%) MS Project
4 2 (1.41%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.90%) DNS
2 23 (16.20%) DHCP
3 18 (12.68%) Firewall
4 11 (7.75%) VoIP
5 10 (7.04%) VLAN
6 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (4.93%) SAN
9 5 (3.52%) WAN
10 4 (2.82%) LAN
10 4 (2.82%) Wireless
11 3 (2.11%) Internet
11 3 (2.11%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.11%) NAS
11 3 (2.11%) VPN
12 2 (1.41%) Intranet
13 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) MySQL
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Ranorex
1 4 (2.82%) Robot Framework
1 4 (2.82%) SoapUI
1 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (16.90%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.93%) Legal
4 5 (3.52%) Banking
4 5 (3.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Advertising
5 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (37.32%) Analyst
2 37 (26.06%) Support Analyst
3 23 (16.20%) Developer
4 21 (14.79%) 1st Line Support
4 21 (14.79%) IT Support
5 18 (12.68%) Support Engineer
6 17 (11.97%) Service Analyst
7 16 (11.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 15 (10.56%) Technical Analyst
8 15 (10.56%) Technical Support
9 12 (8.45%) Remedy Developer
9 12 (8.45%) Technical Support Analyst
10 11 (7.75%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (7.04%) IT Analyst
11 10 (7.04%) Junior
11 10 (7.04%) Project Manager
12 9 (6.34%) First Line Help Desk Support
12 9 (6.34%) IT Support Analyst
12 9 (6.34%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) XML
2 5 (3.52%) .NET
3 4 (2.82%) HTML
3 4 (2.82%) REST
3 4 (2.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.34%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.23%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.23%) iPhone
4 5 (3.52%) VAX
5 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.82%) Health Informatics
5 4 (2.82%) Informatics
5 4 (2.82%) iPad
6 3 (2.11%) BYOD
6 3 (2.11%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.41%) AS400
7 2 (1.41%) iSeries
7 2 (1.41%) PMI
8 1 (0.70%) FMCG
8 1 (0.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 85 (59.86%) Windows
2 31 (21.83%) Windows 7
3 30 (21.13%) Windows 8
4 27 (19.01%) Windows Server
5 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (10.56%) Mac OS X
7 13 (9.15%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.93%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.82%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.70%) Android
11 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.70%) Linux
11 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.68%) ITIL
2 17 (11.97%) Project Management
3 14 (9.86%) PRINCE2
4 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.15%) Problem Management
5 12 (8.45%) OOP
6 11 (7.75%) SDLC
6 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.63%) CAD
7 8 (5.63%) Resource Management
7 8 (5.63%) System Testing
8 7 (4.93%) ERP
9 6 (4.23%) Lean Six Sigma
9 6 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.23%) Six Sigma
10 5 (3.52%) Data Protection
10 5 (3.52%) People Management
10 5 (3.52%) Regression Testing
10 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.35%) SQL
2 8 (5.63%) C
3 5 (3.52%) C#
4 4 (2.82%) COBOL
5 2 (1.41%) Java
5 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (20.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.61%) MCSE
3 22 (15.49%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (14.79%) CCNA
5 18 (12.68%) MCITP
6 17 (11.97%) Degree
7 9 (6.34%) MCP
8 8 (5.63%) ISEB
8 8 (5.63%) ISTQB
9 7 (4.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.41%) CCNP
12 2 (1.41%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.70%) HND
13 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 47 (33.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.11%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.11%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.70%) vCloud
6 1 (0.70%) XenApp
6 1 (0.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (5.63%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (2.11%) SCOM
3 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 103 (72.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.38%) Cisco
3 15 (10.56%) Apple
4 14 (9.86%) HP
4 14 (9.86%) Remedy
4 14 (9.86%) VMware
5 13 (9.15%) Avaya
6 12 (8.45%) BMC
7 9 (6.34%) Citrix
8 7 (4.93%) Oracle
9 5 (3.52%) JD Edwards
10 4 (2.82%) Jaspersoft
11 3 (2.11%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.11%) Juniper
11 3 (2.11%) Mitel
11 3 (2.11%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.41%) Adobe
12 2 (1.41%) LANDesk
13 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.70%) Symantec
Tonbridge, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago