The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 42 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 75 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.91% 3.32% 3.80%
As % of the Applications category 29.76% 31.25% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 29
Average salary £35,500 £27,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.48% -28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
252 128 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.86% 10.63% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 178 108 66
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 19 £24,000 - 2
Dover - 7 £57,500 -
Tonbridge - 6 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -20 4 £25,625 +4.59% 1
Folkestone - 2 £26,000 -
Canterbury -6 1 - -
Dartford -11 1 £30,000 +11.11% 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 90 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 60 (44.44%) Windows
3 56 (41.48%) MS Excel
4 42 (31.11%) MS Exchange
5 40 (29.63%) ITIL
6 35 (25.93%) Cisco
6 35 (25.93%) Active Directory
7 32 (23.70%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (21.48%) Degree
9 25 (18.52%) WAN
9 25 (18.52%) LAN
10 24 (17.78%) CCNA
11 23 (17.04%) Firewall
11 23 (17.04%) SharePoint
12 22 (16.30%) SQL
12 22 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (15.56%) Windows XP
14 20 (14.81%) Windows 8
15 18 (13.33%) Windows 7
16 16 (11.85%) Blackberry
16 16 (11.85%) MCSE
16 16 (11.85%) MCITP
17 15 (11.11%) Mac OS X
17 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (11.11%) Finance
18 14 (10.37%) ISEB
19 13 (9.63%) Avaya
19 13 (9.63%) Apple
19 13 (9.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 13 (9.63%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.04%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2000
4 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.70%) SAS
7 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 56 (41.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (8.15%) MS Visio
4 9 (6.67%) MS Project
5 2 (1.48%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.52%) WAN
1 25 (18.52%) LAN
2 23 (17.04%) Firewall
3 8 (5.93%) IP Telephony
3 8 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (5.93%) Network Security
3 8 (5.93%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (5.93%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.19%) Internet
4 7 (5.19%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (4.44%) Wireless
5 6 (4.44%) VoIP
5 6 (4.44%) Broadband
6 4 (2.96%) Intranet
7 3 (2.22%) DHCP
7 3 (2.22%) DNS
8 2 (1.48%) VPN
8 2 (1.48%) ADSL
9 1 (0.74%) SSL
9 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.70%) QlikView
4 3 (2.22%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Ranorex
1 9 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.96%) Selenium
3 3 (2.22%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.74%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (11.11%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Law
3 9 (6.67%) Legal
4 5 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
5 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (42.96%) Analyst
2 32 (23.70%) Support Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) Service Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 20 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 19 (14.07%) Support Engineer
6 14 (10.37%) IT Support
7 11 (8.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (6.67%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
9 8 (5.93%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Network Manager
9 8 (5.93%) Network Support
9 8 (5.93%) Network Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Security Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Network Security Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Support Technician
9 8 (5.93%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) .NET
2 10 (7.41%) XML
3 9 (6.67%) SOAP
4 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.70%) Web Services
5 5 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (0.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Blackberry
2 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.70%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.96%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.22%) Handset
6 2 (1.48%) Statistics
6 2 (1.48%) NHS
6 2 (1.48%) PMI
6 2 (1.48%) Social Media
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) SystemC
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
7 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) Blog
7 1 (0.74%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.44%) Windows
2 21 (15.56%) Windows XP
3 20 (14.81%) Windows 8
4 18 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 15 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 13 (9.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.70%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.96%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.63%) ITIL
2 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (9.63%) Project Management
3 13 (9.63%) Problem Management
4 11 (8.15%) System Testing
5 10 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 10 (7.41%) Automation Testing
5 10 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.93%) Supplier Management
6 8 (5.93%) Time Management
6 8 (5.93%) Release Management
6 8 (5.93%) Manual Testing
6 8 (5.93%) Service Management
7 7 (5.19%) Scrum
7 7 (5.19%) Data Management
7 7 (5.19%) Change Control
8 6 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.70%) Requirements Management
9 5 (3.70%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.30%) SQL
2 12 (8.89%) C#
3 5 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.22%) VBA
5 2 (1.48%) C
5 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.74%) VBScript
6 1 (0.74%) VB
6 1 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (23.70%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (21.48%) Degree
3 24 (17.78%) CCNA
4 22 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (11.85%) MCSE
5 16 (11.85%) MCITP
6 14 (10.37%) ISEB
7 8 (5.93%) JNCIA
7 8 (5.93%) CCSA
7 8 (5.93%) ISTQB
8 6 (4.44%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (4.44%) A+ Certification
8 6 (4.44%) MCP
9 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.48%) CISM
9 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.48%) PMP
9 2 (1.48%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.74%) GAMP
3 1 (0.74%) GCP
3 1 (0.74%) GMP
3 1 (0.74%) GxP
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 35 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.44%) XenApp
3 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.48%) SCCM
3 1 (0.74%) DameWare
3 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.93%) Cisco
3 13 (9.63%) Avaya
3 13 (9.63%) Apple
4 12 (8.89%) Citrix
5 11 (8.15%) HP
6 8 (5.93%) F5
6 8 (5.93%) Blue Coat
6 8 (5.93%) VMware
6 8 (5.93%) Sun
6 8 (5.93%) Juniper
6 8 (5.93%) Websense
6 8 (5.93%) CheckPoint
7 7 (5.19%) Reuters
7 7 (5.19%) Mitel
8 1 (0.74%) Veeam
8 1 (0.74%) Dell
8 1 (0.74%) Adobe
8 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.74%) McKesson
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Salary: 35k - 40k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £23,000 to £32,000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + life insurance + pension
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