The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1083 1129 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.62% 5.29% 4.58%
As % of the Applications category 34.66% 31.54% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 913 902 871
Median salary £32,000 £29,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
MS Office
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3125 3580 3895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.22% 16.77% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2663 2831 3169
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MS Office
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the South East region.

MS Office Salary Trend in the South East

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the South East

MS Office
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Surrey +24 351 £32,500 +12.06% 17
Hampshire +11 185 £32,500 +32.65% 24
Berkshire -11 180 £33,750 +16.37% 31
Buckinghamshire +2 116 £30,500 -6.15% 6
Kent -15 75 £27,500 -8.33% 3
West Sussex -17 69 £31,000 +19.23% 6
Oxfordshire +1 63 £27,500 -18.51% 6
East Sussex +5 39 £25,000 -5.66% 4
Middlesex +6 2 £30,750 -6.81%
Home Counties 0 1 £60,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 1374 (71.90%) Microsoft
2 1000 (52.33%) Windows
3 971 (50.81%) MS Excel
4 637 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 422 (22.08%) Windows 7
6 372 (19.47%) Windows Server
7 368 (19.26%) SQL
8 337 (17.63%) Finance
9 334 (17.48%) MS Exchange
10 319 (16.69%) SQL Server
11 268 (14.02%) Windows 8
12 256 (13.40%) Degree
13 250 (13.08%) ITIL
14 225 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
15 221 (11.56%) Office 365
16 208 (10.88%) SLA
17 207 (10.83%) Project Management
18 206 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
19 203 (10.62%) Windows Server 2012
20 202 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
21 197 (10.31%) VMware
22 196 (10.26%) Cisco
22 196 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
23 195 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
24 184 (9.63%) MS Visio
25 183 (9.58%) Citrix
26 180 (9.42%) Firewall
27 179 (9.37%) .NET
28 172 (9.00%) Windows XP
29 168 (8.79%) SharePoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 334 (17.48%) MS Exchange
2 168 (8.79%) SharePoint
3 139 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 109 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 72 (3.77%) IIS
6 57 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 41 (2.15%) Skype for Business
8 39 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (1.94%) CMS
10 34 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2000
11 31 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
12 30 (1.57%) SAS
13 22 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (1.05%) MS Project Server
16 9 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.37%) Apache
18 5 (0.26%) Confluence
18 5 (0.26%) Joomla!
18 5 (0.26%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 971 (50.81%) MS Excel
2 195 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 184 (9.63%) MS Visio
4 116 (6.07%) MS Project
5 29 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
6 23 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (0.94%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.52%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.31%) Maple
11 5 (0.26%) FrameMaker
11 5 (0.26%) InDesign
12 3 (0.16%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.10%) Siemens NX
13 2 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.052%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.052%) GIMP
14 1 (0.052%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 34 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
5 11 (0.58%) TIBCO iProcess
6 9 (0.47%) assyst
7 7 (0.37%) HFM
7 7 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
8 6 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.26%) SAP HR
9 5 (0.26%) Visualfiles
10 4 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
11 3 (0.16%) OpenCart
11 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (0.10%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 221 (11.56%) Office 365
2 42 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (1.57%) SaaS
4 14 (0.73%) Google Apps
5 11 (0.58%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.26%) Yammer
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.16%) AdWords
8 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.16%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.16%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 180 (9.42%) Firewall
2 142 (7.43%) LAN
3 139 (7.27%) VPN
4 131 (6.86%) WAN
5 129 (6.75%) DNS
6 115 (6.02%) TCP/IP
7 97 (5.08%) Internet
8 94 (4.92%) DHCP
9 92 (4.81%) VoIP
10 88 (4.60%) Wireless
11 66 (3.45%) IP Telephony
12 62 (3.24%) SAN
13 41 (2.15%) MPLS
14 39 (2.04%) Telepresence
15 38 (1.99%) Ethernet
16 37 (1.94%) SDH
17 30 (1.57%) VLAN
18 27 (1.41%) iSCSI
19 25 (1.31%) Network Security
20 24 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 117 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (4.13%) Relational Database
4 62 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 52 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 49 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
10 21 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
10 21 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (1.05%) Oracle Database
12 18 (0.94%) MS Access
12 18 (0.94%) MySQL
12 18 (0.94%) OLAP
12 18 (0.94%) OLAP Cube
13 17 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
14 14 (0.73%) Data Mining
15 13 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (0.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 65 (3.40%) Visual Studio
2 41 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (1.05%) JIRA
4 19 (0.99%) ReSharper
5 17 (0.89%) Toad
6 11 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.52%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.47%) Selenium
9 8 (0.42%) Hudson
10 6 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (0.31%) ProC
10 6 (0.31%) Subversion
11 5 (0.26%) JUnit
12 4 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.21%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.21%) Maven
12 4 (0.21%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.16%) WiX
General
1 337 (17.63%) Finance
2 147 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 88 (4.60%) Marketing
4 60 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 55 (2.88%) Retail
6 40 (2.09%) Legal
7 39 (2.04%) Electronics
8 37 (1.94%) Back Office
9 30 (1.57%) Advertising
10 28 (1.47%) German Language
11 26 (1.36%) Banking
12 21 (1.10%) Law
13 19 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (0.84%) French Language
15 15 (0.78%) Billing
16 13 (0.68%) Publishing
17 12 (0.63%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.42%) Games
19 6 (0.31%) Automotive
20 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 625 (32.71%) Analyst
2 257 (13.45%) Support Analyst
3 239 (12.51%) IT Support
4 220 (11.51%) Support Engineer
5 181 (9.47%) Service Analyst
6 169 (8.84%) Service Desk Analyst
7 141 (7.38%) Developer
8 132 (6.91%) 2nd Line Support
9 122 (6.38%) 1st Line Support
10 121 (6.33%) IT Analyst
11 109 (5.70%) Desktop Support
12 108 (5.65%) Project Manager
13 98 (5.13%) Consultant
14 91 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
15 88 (4.60%) Support Technician
16 87 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
17 86 (4.50%) Junior
18 84 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
19 82 (4.29%) Help Desk Support
20 80 (4.19%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (9.37%) .NET
2 135 (7.06%) HTML
3 83 (4.34%) XML
4 68 (3.56%) .NET Framework
5 66 (3.45%) CSS
6 44 (2.30%) ASP.NET
7 36 (1.88%) jQuery
8 35 (1.83%) WCF
8 35 (1.83%) Web Services
9 30 (1.57%) Entity Framework
10 27 (1.41%) WPF
11 25 (1.31%) HTML5
11 25 (1.31%) XSLT
12 22 (1.15%) WinForms
13 18 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (0.89%) Caliburn.Micro
15 16 (0.84%) AngularJS
16 11 (0.58%) SOAP
17 10 (0.52%) Ajax
17 10 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 225 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 99 (5.18%) Driving Licence
4 87 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 67 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 59 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
7 51 (2.67%) Computer Science
8 39 (2.04%) iPhone
9 33 (1.73%) User Experience
10 30 (1.57%) Mathematics
11 29 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 29 (1.52%) Clustering
12 27 (1.41%) iPad
13 23 (1.20%) EqualLogic
14 18 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (0.94%) Microsoft Licensing
15 16 (0.84%) EPoS
16 14 (0.73%) Smartphone
17 11 (0.58%) Cybercrime
17 11 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1000 (52.33%) Windows
2 422 (22.08%) Windows 7
3 372 (19.47%) Windows Server
4 268 (14.02%) Windows 8
5 203 (10.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 196 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 172 (9.00%) Windows XP
8 88 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 75 (3.92%) Windows 10
10 74 (3.87%) Unix
11 72 (3.77%) Linux
12 65 (3.40%) Android
13 63 (3.30%) Mac OS X
14 56 (2.93%) Apple iOS
15 41 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
16 26 (1.36%) Mac OS
17 22 (1.15%) Windows Vista
18 10 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.42%) VMS
20 5 (0.26%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (13.08%) ITIL
2 207 (10.83%) Project Management
3 202 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (6.86%) Mentoring
5 111 (5.81%) PRINCE2
6 94 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
7 87 (4.55%) CRM
8 78 (4.08%) Service Management
9 72 (3.77%) Business Analysis
10 70 (3.66%) Workflow
11 67 (3.51%) SDLC
12 66 (3.45%) ERP
13 61 (3.19%) Presales
14 60 (3.14%) Project Planning
15 56 (2.93%) Problem Management
16 55 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
16 55 (2.88%) Data Analysis
17 51 (2.67%) Time Management
18 47 (2.46%) Analytics
19 44 (2.30%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 368 (19.26%) SQL
2 134 (7.01%) C#
3 99 (5.18%) JavaScript
4 58 (3.04%) VBA
5 57 (2.98%) C
6 48 (2.51%) T-SQL
7 46 (2.41%) PL/SQL
8 41 (2.15%) Java
9 29 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 19 (0.99%) VB
11 18 (0.94%) VB.NET
12 16 (0.84%) C++
12 16 (0.84%) VBScript
13 15 (0.78%) Perl
14 12 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.63%) XPath
15 8 (0.42%) Python
16 7 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 7 (0.37%) MATLAB
16 7 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 256 (13.40%) Degree
2 206 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
4 116 (6.07%) MCSE
5 81 (4.24%) MCP
6 63 (3.30%) CCNA
7 59 (3.09%) MCITP
8 50 (2.62%) Security Cleared
9 39 (2.04%) A+ Certification
9 39 (2.04%) MCDST
10 38 (1.99%) MCSA
11 37 (1.94%) CCDP
12 36 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 35 (1.83%) SC Cleared
14 26 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
15 25 (1.31%) ISEB
15 25 (1.31%) MCTS
16 23 (1.20%) ISTQB
17 22 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 18 (0.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (10.88%) SLA
2 58 (3.04%) QA
3 42 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (1.62%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.89%) ISO 14001
6 16 (0.84%) ISO22301
7 13 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.68%) GAAP
8 9 (0.47%) COBIT
8 9 (0.47%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.37%) ISO27002
10 6 (0.31%) SEPA
11 4 (0.21%) P3O
11 4 (0.21%) RMADS
12 3 (0.16%) TickIT
13 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 637 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 113 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (5.34%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.94%) XenApp
5 27 (1.41%) VMware ESX
6 23 (1.20%) Terminal Services
7 20 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (1.05%) vSphere
8 18 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
9 17 (0.89%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.52%) Terminal Server
11 8 (0.42%) ISA Server
12 7 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (0.37%) XenServer
13 6 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (0.31%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.16%) vCloud
15 2 (0.10%) KVM
15 2 (0.10%) Samba
15 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 53 (2.77%) SCCM
2 35 (1.83%) WSUS
3 29 (1.52%) Backup Exec
4 25 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 23 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
7 12 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (0.58%) SCOM
8 11 (0.58%) TIBCO Hawk
9 8 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
10 7 (0.37%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.31%) Nagios
11 6 (0.31%) Puppet
12 5 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.26%) Opsview
12 5 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.21%) RSA Archer
14 3 (0.16%) SCDPM
14 3 (0.16%) Simpana
Vendors
1 1374 (71.90%) Microsoft
2 197 (10.31%) VMware
3 196 (10.26%) Cisco
4 183 (9.58%) Citrix
5 139 (7.27%) Oracle
6 122 (6.38%) Avaya
7 67 (3.51%) HP
7 67 (3.51%) SAP
8 64 (3.35%) Apple
9 60 (3.14%) Google
10 59 (3.09%) Dell
11 54 (2.83%) Sophos
12 45 (2.35%) Adobe
13 36 (1.88%) Symantec
14 29 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
15 27 (1.41%) Hyperion
16 26 (1.36%) IBM
17 19 (0.99%) Fortinet
17 19 (0.99%) Intel Security
17 19 (0.99%) WatchGuard
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £9.35 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Stocks Options and Health Schem
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £26000 per annum
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Surrey
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Hungerford, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £36000.00 per annum + pension
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Berkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago