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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
England / South East
Rank 50 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 692 884 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.70% 4.64% 5.35%
As % of the Applications category 34.14% 29.41% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 562 758 883
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +15.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

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
2027 3006 3495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.76% 15.79% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 2620 2872
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,590
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -1 170 £28,500 -12.30% 17
Hampshire +26 146 £28,000 -15.78% 33
Berkshire +36 123 £28,500 -16.17% 13
Buckinghamshire +9 76 £28,350 -10.00% 12
Oxfordshire -1 52 £30,000 -14.28% 8
Kent -16 48 £33,000 +1.53% 7
West Sussex +13 45 £26,500 -18.46% 2
East Sussex -8 17 £25,500 +37.83% 2
Middlesex -12 2 £58,250 +142.70%
Sussex - 2 £25,000 -
Home Counties 0 1 £32,500 -45.83%
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 874 (63.66%) Microsoft
2 668 (48.65%) Windows
3 641 (46.69%) MS Excel
4 440 (32.05%) Active Directory
5 281 (20.47%) Windows 7
6 254 (18.50%) Windows Server
7 236 (17.19%) Finance
8 222 (16.17%) ITIL
9 216 (15.73%) MS Exchange
9 216 (15.73%) VMware
10 209 (15.22%) SQL
11 193 (14.06%) Degree
12 181 (13.18%) Cisco
13 176 (12.82%) Office 365
14 172 (12.53%) MS PowerPoint
15 164 (11.94%) SLA
16 156 (11.36%) Project Management
17 138 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
18 137 (9.98%) MS Visio
19 136 (9.91%) Firewall
20 133 (9.69%) SQL Server
20 133 (9.69%) Windows 8
21 129 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
22 128 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
23 127 (9.25%) VPN
24 120 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
25 118 (8.59%) Telecoms
26 116 (8.45%) Windows 10
27 114 (8.30%) SharePoint
28 105 (7.65%) Marketing

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
1 216 (15.73%) MS Exchange
2 114 (8.30%) SharePoint
3 39 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (2.18%) IIS
5 29 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 29 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 27 (1.97%) CMS
7 20 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (1.02%) IBM Notes
9 14 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (0.51%) SAS
12 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.36%) MS Project Server
13 5 (0.36%) WordPress
14 4 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.22%) Apache
15 3 (0.22%) Confluence
16 2 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 641 (46.69%) MS Excel
2 172 (12.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 137 (9.98%) MS Visio
4 92 (6.70%) MS Project
5 15 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.95%) FrameMaker
8 10 (0.73%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.44%) QuarkXPress
9 6 (0.44%) RoboHelp
10 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.29%) Camtasia
11 4 (0.29%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.22%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.15%) InDesign
13 2 (0.15%) PTC Creo
14 1 (0.073%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 16 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.73%) SAP CO
2 10 (0.73%) SAP FI
2 10 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (0.73%) SAP MM
2 10 (0.73%) SAP SD
3 7 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.36%) Magento
6 3 (0.22%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.15%) Maximo
7 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.15%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 176 (12.82%) Office 365
2 42 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.87%) SaaS
5 8 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.36%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.073%) G Suite
10 1 (0.073%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.073%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 136 (9.91%) Firewall
2 127 (9.25%) VPN
3 102 (7.43%) LAN
4 85 (6.19%) WAN
5 79 (5.75%) DNS
6 71 (5.17%) DHCP
7 70 (5.10%) TCP/IP
8 58 (4.22%) Wireless
9 56 (4.08%) VoIP
10 54 (3.93%) Internet
11 32 (2.33%) Network Security
12 28 (2.04%) SAN
13 24 (1.75%) Skype
14 20 (1.46%) MPLS
14 20 (1.46%) OSPF
15 19 (1.38%) Multicast
16 18 (1.31%) VLAN
16 18 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (1.09%) 3G
17 15 (1.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (2.33%) MS Access
4 31 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
6 19 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (1.31%) MySQL
8 10 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (0.51%) Big Data
11 7 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (0.51%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 31 (2.26%) Visual Studio
2 22 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.80%) JIRA
4 9 (0.66%) T4 Templates
4 9 (0.66%) WiX
5 7 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (0.44%) MSI
6 6 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.36%) Ranorex
7 5 (0.36%) Robot Framework
7 5 (0.36%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.29%) JUnit
8 4 (0.29%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.22%) Selenium
10 2 (0.15%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.15%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.15%) Subversion
10 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.15%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.073%) Toad
General
1 236 (17.19%) Finance
2 118 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 105 (7.65%) Marketing
4 55 (4.01%) Retail
5 48 (3.50%) Back Office
6 36 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.75%) German Language
7 24 (1.75%) Legal
8 23 (1.68%) Banking
9 20 (1.46%) Billing
10 18 (1.31%) French Language
11 11 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.66%) Electronics
12 9 (0.66%) Publishing
13 8 (0.58%) Advertising
13 8 (0.58%) Law
13 8 (0.58%) Military
13 8 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.29%) Automotive
15 3 (0.22%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 463 (33.72%) Analyst
2 184 (13.40%) Support Analyst
3 165 (12.02%) Support Engineer
4 160 (11.65%) IT Support
5 150 (10.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 147 (10.71%) Service Analyst
7 132 (9.61%) Service Desk Analyst
8 101 (7.36%) IT Analyst
9 99 (7.21%) Administrator
10 81 (5.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 79 (5.75%) 1st Line Support
12 74 (5.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 71 (5.17%) Desktop Support
14 70 (5.10%) IT Support Analyst
15 65 (4.73%) Help Desk Support
16 64 (4.66%) Help Desk Analyst
17 63 (4.59%) Service Desk Support
18 58 (4.22%) Developer
19 56 (4.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
19 56 (4.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (3.79%) HTML
2 47 (3.42%) XML
3 40 (2.91%) .NET
4 38 (2.77%) CSS
5 19 (1.38%) .NET Framework
5 19 (1.38%) WCF
6 18 (1.31%) Web Services
7 14 (1.02%) ASP.NET
7 14 (1.02%) XSLT
8 12 (0.87%) Software Packaging
9 11 (0.80%) Entity Framework
9 11 (0.80%) REST
9 11 (0.80%) SOAP
9 11 (0.80%) WPF
10 10 (0.73%) jQuery
11 9 (0.66%) COM
11 9 (0.66%) EDI
11 9 (0.66%) WF
12 8 (0.58%) HTML5
13 5 (0.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 138 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (5.17%) Driving Licence
3 54 (3.93%) Management Information System
4 46 (3.35%) Blackberry
5 44 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 28 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 28 (2.04%) iPad
7 23 (1.68%) iPhone
8 18 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
8 18 (1.31%) Social Media
9 16 (1.17%) Smartphone
10 15 (1.09%) e-Learning
10 15 (1.09%) Fat Client
10 15 (1.09%) Thin Client
10 15 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.02%) EPoS
11 14 (1.02%) Mobile App
12 13 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (0.87%) Chip and PIN
14 11 (0.80%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 668 (48.65%) Windows
2 281 (20.47%) Windows 7
3 254 (18.50%) Windows Server
4 133 (9.69%) Windows 8
5 128 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 116 (8.45%) Windows 10
7 104 (7.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 98 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 66 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 56 (4.08%) Linux
11 49 (3.57%) Mac OS X
12 41 (2.99%) Apple iOS
13 32 (2.33%) Android
14 20 (1.46%) Unix
15 16 (1.17%) Windows Vista
16 15 (1.09%) Mac OS
16 15 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (0.66%) Windows Phone
19 7 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (16.17%) ITIL
2 156 (11.36%) Project Management
3 90 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (5.75%) CRM
5 74 (5.39%) PRINCE2
6 71 (5.17%) Service Delivery
7 64 (4.66%) Change Management
8 62 (4.52%) Service Management
9 56 (4.08%) Business Analysis
10 55 (4.01%) Migration
11 54 (3.93%) Time Management
12 48 (3.50%) ITIL V3
13 47 (3.42%) ERP
13 47 (3.42%) Risk Management
14 46 (3.35%) ITSM
15 45 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 42 (3.06%) Content Management
17 41 (2.99%) Mentoring
18 38 (2.77%) Problem Management
19 36 (2.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 209 (15.22%) SQL
2 38 (2.77%) C#
3 37 (2.69%) C
4 35 (2.55%) JavaScript
5 30 (2.18%) PowerShell
6 26 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 21 (1.53%) Python
8 20 (1.46%) Java
9 16 (1.17%) PL/SQL
9 16 (1.17%) VB
10 12 (0.87%) VBA
11 10 (0.73%) PHP
11 10 (0.73%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.58%) ABAP
13 7 (0.51%) VBScript
14 6 (0.44%) Perl
15 5 (0.36%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.36%) C++
15 5 (0.36%) VB6
16 4 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 193 (14.06%) Degree
2 120 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (4.95%) MCP
5 67 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 65 (4.73%) MCSE
7 51 (3.71%) CCNA
8 48 (3.50%) SC Cleared
9 46 (3.35%) MCSA
10 24 (1.75%) CCIE
10 24 (1.75%) ISEB
11 21 (1.53%) MCITP
12 19 (1.38%) CCSE
12 19 (1.38%) ISTQB
13 17 (1.24%) CCSP
13 17 (1.24%) JNCIS
14 16 (1.17%) A+ Certification
14 16 (1.17%) CCNP
14 16 (1.17%) HND
15 15 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (11.94%) SLA
2 41 (2.99%) QA
3 12 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.58%) ISO27002
7 6 (0.44%) P3O
8 5 (0.36%) GAMP
8 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.22%) COBIT
11 1 (0.073%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.073%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.073%) MiFID
System Software
1 440 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 129 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (3.79%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.48%) vSphere
5 18 (1.31%) XenApp
6 17 (1.24%) ProxySG
7 11 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.66%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 9 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.44%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.36%) FreeRADIUS
10 5 (0.36%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.29%) vCloud
11 4 (0.29%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.22%) Firmware
12 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.15%) NFS
13 2 (0.15%) oVirt
13 2 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 38 (2.77%) SCCM
2 22 (1.60%) Backup Exec
3 13 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (0.87%) WSUS
5 6 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.44%) Sysprep
6 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.36%) SCOM
7 4 (0.29%) SmoothWall
7 4 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.22%) DameWare
8 3 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.22%) PowerCLI
9 2 (0.15%) Bacula
9 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.15%) Nagios
10 1 (0.073%) Netcool
10 1 (0.073%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.073%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 874 (63.66%) Microsoft
2 216 (15.73%) VMware
3 181 (13.18%) Cisco
4 91 (6.63%) Citrix
5 89 (6.48%) HP
6 63 (4.59%) Apple
7 60 (4.37%) SAP
8 46 (3.35%) Oracle
9 44 (3.20%) Avaya
10 40 (2.91%) Adobe
11 35 (2.55%) Juniper
12 29 (2.11%) Dell
13 26 (1.89%) F5
13 26 (1.89%) Palo Alto
13 26 (1.89%) Remedy
13 26 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
14 25 (1.82%) Fortinet
15 24 (1.75%) CheckPoint
15 24 (1.75%) Intel Security
16 21 (1.53%) Sophos
Fareham, Hampshire
Adteq
Salary: From £21,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + MCSE training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £17000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Elliot
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus company pension & benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Premier Media
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + car allow, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £32,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £60000 - £125000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus + Travel
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + MCSE training
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days, healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago