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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 23 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +36
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 91 93 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.22% 8.02% 3.01%
As % of the Applications category 43.96% 38.43% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 84 82 29
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £23,800 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £52,500 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
207 242 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.97% 20.88% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 181 192 121
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -15 13 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Stansted - 8 £30,000 -
Tonbridge -5 6 £27,000 -32.50%
Dartford +6 5 £19,000 -36.66% 1
Chatham - 4 £26,250 -
Maidstone +2 3 £24,000 -33.33%
Sevenoaks - 3 £22,500 -
Faversham - 1 £25,000 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 134 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 117 (68.82%) Windows
3 67 (39.41%) MS Exchange
4 60 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 58 (34.12%) Windows 8
6 56 (32.94%) Firewall
7 53 (31.18%) Cisco
8 47 (27.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (26.47%) Blackberry
9 45 (26.47%) SQL
10 44 (25.88%) Apple
11 43 (25.29%) MCSE
12 41 (24.12%) Cisco Certification
12 41 (24.12%) CCNA
13 40 (23.53%) Active Directory
13 40 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 38 (22.35%) MCITP
15 37 (21.76%) Problem Management
16 36 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2000
16 36 (21.18%) Windows 2000 Server
17 34 (20.00%) Windows 7
18 30 (17.65%) SLA
19 29 (17.06%) HTML
19 29 (17.06%) Windows Server 2008
20 28 (16.47%) Avaya
21 27 (15.88%) Mac OS X
21 27 (15.88%) VMware
22 25 (14.71%) SQL Server
23 24 (14.12%) Windows XP
23 24 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 67 (39.41%) MS Exchange
2 40 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 36 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2000
4 17 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (9.41%) SharePoint
6 14 (8.24%) IIS
7 9 (5.29%) Apache
8 4 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.18%) Sitefinity
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.18%) CMS
10 1 (0.59%) Lync
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.35%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (2.35%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (2.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 4 (2.35%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) IaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.94%) Firewall
2 22 (12.94%) TCP/IP
3 21 (12.35%) DNS
4 20 (11.76%) VPN
5 18 (10.59%) DHCP
6 17 (10.00%) Wireless
6 17 (10.00%) VLAN
6 17 (10.00%) IMAP
7 16 (9.41%) DMZ
7 16 (9.41%) SMTP
8 14 (8.24%) Internet
9 10 (5.88%) SAN
10 9 (5.29%) NAS
11 8 (4.71%) WAN
11 8 (4.71%) LAN
12 7 (4.12%) ADSL
13 5 (2.94%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.76%) Ethernet
14 3 (1.76%) VoIP
15 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.18%) DTS
5 2 (1.18%) MS Access
6 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Selenium
2 3 (1.76%) Subversion
3 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.18%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (1.18%) Firebug
3 2 (1.18%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (11.18%) Finance
2 8 (4.71%) Law
3 5 (2.94%) Legal
4 4 (2.35%) Advertising
4 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.76%) Publishing
5 3 (1.76%) French Language
5 3 (1.76%) German Language
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (45.88%) Analyst
2 58 (34.12%) Support Engineer
3 35 (20.59%) Support Analyst
4 26 (15.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 24 (14.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 23 (13.53%) Help Desk Support
7 22 (12.94%) Help Desk Analyst
8 21 (12.35%) 1st Line Support
9 18 (10.59%) IT Support
10 16 (9.41%) Systems Support Engineer
10 16 (9.41%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (9.41%) Systems Support
11 14 (8.24%) Test Analyst
11 14 (8.24%) Service Analyst
11 14 (8.24%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (8.24%) IT Support Analyst
11 14 (8.24%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 12 (7.06%) IT Support Engineer
12 12 (7.06%) SLA Analyst
13 10 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.06%) HTML
2 16 (9.41%) XML
2 16 (9.41%) MAPI
3 15 (8.82%) Web Services
4 13 (7.65%) .NET
5 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.53%) HTML5
6 6 (3.53%) WinForms
7 4 (2.35%) Silverlight
8 3 (1.76%) CSS
8 3 (1.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.18%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.18%) PhoneGap
9 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.18%) WCF
9 2 (1.18%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.47%) Blackberry
2 22 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (11.18%) iPhone
4 16 (9.41%) PDA
5 9 (5.29%) Replication
6 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.76%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.76%) EPoS
7 3 (1.76%) Handset
7 3 (1.76%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.76%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (1.76%) Social Media
7 3 (1.76%) iPad
8 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.59%) NHS
9 1 (0.59%) IVR
9 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 117 (68.82%) Windows
2 58 (34.12%) Windows 8
3 36 (21.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 34 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 29 (17.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (15.88%) Mac OS X
7 24 (14.12%) Windows XP
8 23 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (11.76%) Linux
11 18 (10.59%) Android
12 17 (10.00%) Windows Vista
13 9 (5.29%) Mac OS
14 5 (2.94%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.59%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.76%) Problem Management
2 21 (12.35%) Software Testing
3 16 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (7.65%) Test Automation
4 13 (7.65%) Automation Testing
4 13 (7.65%) System Testing
5 10 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.71%) ITIL
6 8 (4.71%) CRM
6 8 (4.71%) Project Management
7 6 (3.53%) Automated Testing
7 6 (3.53%) Test Scripting
7 6 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.53%) Change Management
8 5 (2.94%) Business Continuity
9 4 (2.35%) BPMN
9 4 (2.35%) Cash Management
9 4 (2.35%) Workflow
9 4 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.47%) SQL
2 16 (9.41%) Java
3 12 (7.06%) VB
4 7 (4.12%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.53%) VB6
6 5 (2.94%) C#
6 5 (2.94%) VBA
7 4 (2.35%) PHP
8 3 (1.76%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.18%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.18%) C
10 1 (0.59%) VBScript
10 1 (0.59%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 47 (27.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (25.29%) MCSE
3 41 (24.12%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (24.12%) CCNA
4 38 (22.35%) MCITP
5 9 (5.29%) Degree
6 3 (1.76%) MCP
7 2 (1.18%) MCTS
7 2 (1.18%) MCSA
8 1 (0.59%) CISM
8 1 (0.59%) CISSP
8 1 (0.59%) ISEB
8 1 (0.59%) CCNP
8 1 (0.59%) CCSA
8 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.65%) SLA
2 10 (5.88%) QA
3 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.29%) vSphere
4 9 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.59%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 17 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.59%) WMI
3 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 134 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 53 (31.18%) Cisco
3 44 (25.88%) Apple
4 28 (16.47%) Avaya
5 27 (15.88%) VMware
6 17 (10.00%) Oracle
6 17 (10.00%) Symantec
7 16 (9.41%) Draytek
8 9 (5.29%) Veeam
9 8 (4.71%) Citrix
10 3 (1.76%) Sophos
11 2 (1.18%) Ektron
11 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.18%) SAP
11 2 (1.18%) McAfee
12 1 (0.59%) Websense
12 1 (0.59%) Clearswift
12 1 (0.59%) Remedy
12 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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