The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1109 1128 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.61% 5.03% 3.97%
As % of the Applications category 28.86% 30.85% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 881 873 806
Average salary £31,000 £31,250 £30,258
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.80% +3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,175 £20,674 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3843 3656 3440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.98% 16.29% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3022 2987
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
England

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the South East 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
Berkshire -2 239 £36,000 +8.27% 33
Surrey -17 221 £30,000 -7.69% 27
Hampshire +15 214 £27,500 -26.66% 18
Buckinghamshire +28 145 £34,000 +23.63% 14
West Sussex +4 114 £27,500 -12.69% 9
Kent +11 75 £35,500 +31.48% 8
Oxfordshire -37 74 £24,000 -7.69% 9
East Sussex +5 30 £40,000 +81.81% 1
Middlesex -20 9 £26,000 -42.22% 2
Sussex 0 6 £35,000 - 1
M4 Corridor +10 5 £26,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1293 (63.69%) Microsoft
2 991 (48.82%) Windows
3 963 (47.44%) MS Excel
4 551 (27.14%) Active Directory
5 475 (23.40%) ITIL
6 407 (20.05%) SQL
7 349 (17.19%) Windows 7
8 345 (17.00%) MS Exchange
9 340 (16.75%) Degree
10 323 (15.91%) Windows XP
11 305 (15.02%) Finance
12 303 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 297 (14.63%) Project Management
14 270 (13.30%) SQL Server
15 243 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
16 213 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 200 (9.85%) SharePoint
18 199 (9.80%) Cisco
19 195 (9.61%) SLA
20 184 (9.06%) Firewall
20 184 (9.06%) VMware
21 182 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
22 180 (8.87%) Internet
23 167 (8.23%) Citrix
24 159 (7.83%) HTML
25 156 (7.68%) TCP/IP
26 154 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
27 153 (7.54%) MS Visio
28 149 (7.34%) DNS
29 148 (7.29%) Linux

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 345 (17.00%) MS Exchange
2 200 (9.85%) SharePoint
3 154 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 131 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 98 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 80 (3.94%) IBM Notes
7 56 (2.76%) Lync
8 55 (2.71%) IIS
9 50 (2.46%) CMS
10 48 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 40 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 39 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
13 31 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
14 22 (1.08%) WebSphere
15 19 (0.94%) FileNet
15 19 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
15 19 (0.94%) WebSphere Process Server
15 19 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (0.94%) WebSphere Portal
16 17 (0.84%) Apache
Applications
1 963 (47.44%) MS Excel
2 182 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 153 (7.54%) MS Visio
4 142 (7.00%) MS Project
5 18 (0.89%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.39%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.15%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.15%) FastStats
10 3 (0.15%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.099%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.099%) InDesign
12 1 (0.049%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.049%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 31 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.59%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.34%) SAP HR
4 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (0.25%) Teamcenter
5 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.25%) arcHouse
5 5 (0.25%) Academy Housing
6 4 (0.20%) Magento
6 4 (0.20%) Adaptiv
6 4 (0.20%) Front Arena
7 3 (0.15%) Exchequer
7 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.15%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.099%) CA Clarity
8 2 (0.099%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.86%) Office 365
2 18 (0.89%) SaaS
3 17 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.20%) MailChimp
6 3 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.049%) PaaS
7 1 (0.049%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (9.06%) Firewall
2 180 (8.87%) Internet
3 156 (7.68%) TCP/IP
4 149 (7.34%) DNS
5 146 (7.19%) VPN
6 115 (5.67%) WAN
7 114 (5.62%) LAN
8 107 (5.27%) DHCP
9 76 (3.74%) Wireless
10 67 (3.30%) VoIP
11 57 (2.81%) IP Telephony
12 48 (2.36%) SAN
13 40 (1.97%) Ethernet
14 33 (1.63%) Network Security
15 30 (1.48%) Cisco IPT
15 30 (1.48%) Broadband
16 27 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (1.28%) ADSL
18 21 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
19 19 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 61 (3.00%) Relational Database
3 60 (2.96%) MySQL
4 59 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 41 (2.02%) Oracle Database
8 39 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 38 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (1.08%) Data Mining
11 22 (1.08%) DB2
12 20 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
15 14 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.54%) MS Access
17 10 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 73 (3.60%) Visual Studio
2 30 (1.48%) JIRA
3 19 (0.94%) Eclipse
3 19 (0.94%) Rational Application Developer
4 17 (0.84%) Subversion
5 15 (0.74%) Selenium
6 11 (0.54%) Hudson
7 10 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
7 10 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (0.44%) MSI
8 9 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
8 9 (0.44%) Ranorex
8 9 (0.44%) SoapUI
9 8 (0.39%) SpecFlow
9 8 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.39%) NUnit
9 8 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.30%) Maven
11 6 (0.30%) Ant
General
1 305 (15.02%) Finance
2 145 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 128 (6.31%) Retail
4 112 (5.52%) Marketing
5 40 (1.97%) Legal
5 40 (1.97%) Advertising
6 38 (1.87%) Back Office
7 34 (1.67%) Law
8 31 (1.53%) Banking
9 22 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 20 (0.99%) German Language
10 20 (0.99%) Military
11 18 (0.89%) Electronics
12 16 (0.79%) French Language
12 16 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.74%) Korean Language
14 14 (0.69%) Billing
14 14 (0.69%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 556 (27.39%) Analyst
2 248 (12.22%) Support Analyst
3 189 (9.31%) Support Engineer
4 158 (7.78%) Service Analyst
5 157 (7.73%) 1st Line Support
6 156 (7.68%) Developer
7 155 (7.64%) Service Desk Analyst
8 146 (7.19%) IT Support
9 114 (5.62%) Project Manager
10 107 (5.27%) 2nd Line Support
11 94 (4.63%) Junior
11 94 (4.63%) Consultant
12 86 (4.24%) Help Desk Support
13 82 (4.04%) Technical Support
14 77 (3.79%) Administrator
15 70 (3.45%) Desktop Support
16 68 (3.35%) Applications Support
17 67 (3.30%) Help Desk Analyst
18 59 (2.91%) Desktop Analyst
19 52 (2.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (7.83%) HTML
2 145 (7.14%) .NET
3 131 (6.45%) XML
4 91 (4.48%) CSS
5 84 (4.14%) ASP.NET
6 64 (3.15%) Web Services
7 45 (2.22%) jQuery
8 40 (1.97%) SOAP
9 34 (1.67%) XSLT
10 33 (1.63%) JSF
11 32 (1.58%) J2EE
12 26 (1.28%) Ajax
13 22 (1.08%) COM
14 21 (1.03%) XHTML
14 21 (1.03%) WSDL
14 21 (1.03%) WCF
15 20 (0.99%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 19 (0.94%) JAX-RPC
16 19 (0.94%) XSL
16 19 (0.94%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 132 (6.50%) Management Information System
2 114 (5.62%) Blackberry
3 72 (3.55%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.76%) EPoS
5 47 (2.32%) Fat Client
5 47 (2.32%) Thin Client
6 44 (2.17%) Social Media
7 40 (1.97%) Mathematics
8 34 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
9 28 (1.38%) Statistics
9 28 (1.38%) iPhone
10 21 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.03%) DataPower
11 16 (0.79%) Firmware
11 16 (0.79%) NHS
11 16 (0.79%) E-Learning
12 15 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
12 15 (0.74%) Data Extraction
13 14 (0.69%) iPad
13 14 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 991 (48.82%) Windows
2 349 (17.19%) Windows 7
3 323 (15.91%) Windows XP
4 303 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 243 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 148 (7.29%) Linux
7 111 (5.47%) Windows 8
8 72 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (3.20%) UNIX
10 62 (3.05%) Windows Vista
11 60 (2.96%) Windows 2000
12 39 (1.92%) Mac OS X
13 23 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
14 20 (0.99%) Android
15 19 (0.94%) Mac OS
16 10 (0.49%) VMS
16 10 (0.49%) Solaris
16 10 (0.49%) VxWorks
17 7 (0.34%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (23.40%) ITIL
2 297 (14.63%) Project Management
3 120 (5.91%) PRINCE2
4 111 (5.47%) Service Delivery
5 107 (5.27%) Time Management
6 95 (4.68%) CRM
7 92 (4.53%) Service Management
8 90 (4.43%) Incident Management
9 85 (4.19%) ERP
10 75 (3.69%) Change Control
11 72 (3.55%) Change Management
12 59 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
13 58 (2.86%) Problem Management
14 55 (2.71%) Business Intelligence
14 55 (2.71%) Document Management
15 50 (2.46%) Project Planning
16 49 (2.41%) Scrum
16 49 (2.41%) Information Security
17 48 (2.36%) Web Development
18 47 (2.32%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 407 (20.05%) SQL
2 131 (6.45%) C#
3 113 (5.57%) JavaScript
4 89 (4.38%) Java
5 61 (3.00%) C
6 51 (2.51%) PowerShell
7 50 (2.46%) C++
8 34 (1.67%) VB
9 29 (1.43%) Perl
10 25 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 23 (1.13%) PHP
12 22 (1.08%) VBA
13 21 (1.03%) VB.NET
13 21 (1.03%) Python
14 20 (0.99%) Ruby
15 19 (0.94%) T-SQL
16 17 (0.84%) Shell Script
16 17 (0.84%) VBScript
17 7 (0.34%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 340 (16.75%) Degree
2 213 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 143 (7.04%) Security Cleared
4 121 (5.96%) MCP
5 116 (5.71%) MCSE
6 115 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
7 85 (4.19%) CCNA
8 80 (3.94%) SC Cleared
9 72 (3.55%) MCITP
10 53 (2.61%) MCSA
11 47 (2.32%) A+ Certification
12 42 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
13 37 (1.82%) ISEB
14 30 (1.48%) CCNP
15 29 (1.43%) MCTS
16 26 (1.28%) DV Cleared
16 26 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 22 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
18 20 (0.99%) ISTQB
19 19 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (9.61%) SLA
2 74 (3.65%) QA
3 29 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.13%) ISO 9001
5 20 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.44%) GCP
8 8 (0.39%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.30%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.15%) P3O
11 2 (0.099%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.099%) ISO 14000
12 1 (0.049%) TickIT
12 1 (0.049%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.049%) GAMP
12 1 (0.049%) GMP
12 1 (0.049%) GLP
12 1 (0.049%) GxP
12 1 (0.049%) DICOM
System Software
1 551 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 142 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 60 (2.96%) XenApp
5 55 (2.71%) Terminal Services
6 37 (1.82%) vSphere
7 31 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.64%) ISA Server
9 10 (0.49%) Xen
10 9 (0.44%) KVM
11 8 (0.39%) UAG
12 7 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.30%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.20%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.20%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 4 (0.20%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.15%) Novell eDirectory
15 3 (0.15%) XenServer
16 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (1.92%) SCCM
1 39 (1.92%) Backup Exec
2 35 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (0.99%) WSUS
4 16 (0.79%) SCOM
5 15 (0.74%) DameWare
6 13 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (0.59%) ARCserve
8 9 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.34%) Puppet
10 6 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (0.30%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.15%) ZENworks
11 3 (0.15%) MOM
11 3 (0.15%) Nagios
11 3 (0.15%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.099%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.099%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.099%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.099%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1293 (63.69%) Microsoft
2 199 (9.80%) Cisco
3 184 (9.06%) VMware
4 167 (8.23%) Citrix
5 131 (6.45%) SAP
6 128 (6.31%) HP
7 100 (4.93%) Oracle
8 78 (3.84%) Lotus
9 69 (3.40%) Apple
10 61 (3.00%) Remedy
11 46 (2.27%) Avaya
12 45 (2.22%) Symantec
13 43 (2.12%) Dell
14 38 (1.87%) JBoss
15 36 (1.77%) Google
15 36 (1.77%) Adobe
16 33 (1.63%) McAfee
16 33 (1.63%) IBM
17 31 (1.53%) F5
18 29 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Salary: Excellent + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, Medical and Life Assurance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £44000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Propel
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25200 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum company pension, share holders schem
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 17-23k
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago