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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 59 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 833 1051 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.54% 5.00% 4.64%
As % of the Applications category 30.54% 30.58% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 688 852 827
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
2728 3437 3968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.86% 16.34% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 2797 3200
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -3 201 £32,000 -8.57% 12
Berkshire +7 167 £36,500 +25.86% 16
Hampshire +17 158 £32,500 +31.31% 24
Buckinghamshire -15 87 £29,000 -9.37% 9
West Sussex -15 65 £26,000 - 8
Kent +5 64 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Oxfordshire -11 64 £35,000 -9.67% 4
East Sussex -1 25 £25,000 -10.71% 2
Sussex +6 1 £25,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1349 (72.33%) Microsoft
2 977 (52.39%) Windows
3 953 (51.10%) MS Excel
4 611 (32.76%) Active Directory
5 427 (22.90%) Windows 7
6 351 (18.82%) SQL
7 340 (18.23%) Windows Server
8 323 (17.32%) MS Exchange
9 315 (16.89%) SQL Server
10 305 (16.35%) Finance
11 274 (14.69%) Degree
12 265 (14.21%) ITIL
13 248 (13.30%) Windows 8
14 229 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
15 216 (11.58%) VMware
16 206 (11.05%) Office 365
17 205 (10.99%) MS PowerPoint
18 200 (10.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 197 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
19 197 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
20 193 (10.35%) SLA
21 192 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
22 190 (10.19%) .NET
23 188 (10.08%) Project Management
24 170 (9.12%) Citrix
25 169 (9.06%) Cisco
26 167 (8.95%) SharePoint
27 160 (8.58%) MS Visio
27 160 (8.58%) Firewall
28 159 (8.53%) C#

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
1 323 (17.32%) MS Exchange
2 167 (8.95%) SharePoint
3 123 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 105 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 77 (4.13%) IIS
6 51 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 36 (1.93%) Skype for Business
8 28 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 28 (1.50%) CMS
9 26 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
10 23 (1.23%) SAS
10 23 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 20 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2000
12 19 (1.02%) MS Project Server
13 8 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.27%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.27%) OpenEdge
16 4 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 953 (51.10%) MS Excel
2 205 (10.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 160 (8.58%) MS Visio
4 108 (5.79%) MS Project
5 26 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (0.80%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.59%) Acrobat
10 10 (0.54%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.32%) Maple
12 5 (0.27%) FrameMaker
13 4 (0.21%) InDesign
13 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.16%) RoboHelp
15 2 (0.11%) Siemens NX
15 2 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
16 1 (0.054%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
16 1 (0.054%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 31 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 29 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.59%) assyst
6 10 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
7 8 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.38%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.38%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.32%) SAP MM
9 6 (0.32%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.27%) SAP HR
11 4 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
11 4 (0.21%) SAP R/3
11 4 (0.21%) SAP Retail
11 4 (0.21%) SAP SRM
11 4 (0.21%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 206 (11.05%) Office 365
2 37 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.39%) SaaS
4 15 (0.80%) Google Apps
5 14 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.32%) Yammer
9 4 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.16%) AdWords
10 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.16%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.16%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.11%) IaaS
12 1 (0.054%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 160 (8.58%) Firewall
2 131 (7.02%) LAN
3 123 (6.60%) DNS
4 122 (6.54%) VPN
4 122 (6.54%) WAN
5 116 (6.22%) TCP/IP
6 105 (5.63%) Internet
7 97 (5.20%) DHCP
8 81 (4.34%) Wireless
9 71 (3.81%) VoIP
10 58 (3.11%) IP Telephony
11 57 (3.06%) SAN
12 32 (1.72%) MPLS
13 31 (1.66%) Ethernet
14 28 (1.50%) Network Security
15 27 (1.45%) SDH
16 26 (1.39%) Telepresence
16 26 (1.39%) VLAN
17 25 (1.34%) NAS
18 24 (1.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 60 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 44 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 39 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
10 20 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.02%) MS Access
11 19 (1.02%) Oracle Database
12 17 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (0.80%) MySQL
13 15 (0.80%) OLAP
13 15 (0.80%) OLAP Cube
14 14 (0.75%) Oracle OLAP
15 12 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.59%) SAP BW
17 10 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (2.68%) Visual Studio
2 36 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (0.97%) ReSharper
4 16 (0.86%) JIRA
5 11 (0.59%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (0.32%) Selenium
8 6 (0.32%) Subversion
8 6 (0.32%) Toad
9 5 (0.27%) Hudson
9 5 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.27%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.21%) MSI
10 4 (0.21%) MSTest
10 4 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.16%) JUnit
11 3 (0.16%) ProC
11 3 (0.16%) VectorCAST
11 3 (0.16%) WiX
General
1 305 (16.35%) Finance
2 150 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 82 (4.40%) Marketing
4 75 (4.02%) Manufacturing
5 55 (2.95%) Retail
6 42 (2.25%) Electronics
7 39 (2.09%) Legal
8 32 (1.72%) Banking
9 29 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 28 (1.50%) Advertising
11 25 (1.34%) Back Office
12 21 (1.13%) Billing
13 20 (1.07%) German Language
14 19 (1.02%) Law
15 14 (0.75%) Publishing
16 8 (0.43%) French Language
17 7 (0.38%) Automotive
18 6 (0.32%) Games
19 5 (0.27%) Financial Institution
19 5 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 636 (34.10%) Analyst
2 273 (14.64%) Support Analyst
3 232 (12.44%) IT Support
4 208 (11.15%) Support Engineer
5 195 (10.46%) Service Analyst
6 186 (9.97%) Service Desk Analyst
7 157 (8.42%) Developer
8 129 (6.92%) IT Analyst
9 127 (6.81%) 2nd Line Support
10 110 (5.90%) 1st Line Support
11 102 (5.47%) Desktop Support
12 101 (5.42%) Consultant
12 101 (5.42%) IT Support Analyst
12 101 (5.42%) Service Desk Support
13 92 (4.93%) Project Manager
14 90 (4.83%) Junior
15 83 (4.45%) Support Technician
16 77 (4.13%) Administrator
16 77 (4.13%) Service Desk Support Analyst
17 76 (4.08%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (10.19%) .NET
2 131 (7.02%) HTML
3 77 (4.13%) XML
4 73 (3.91%) CSS
5 68 (3.65%) .NET Framework
6 50 (2.68%) ASP.NET
7 42 (2.25%) jQuery
8 41 (2.20%) Web Services
9 35 (1.88%) HTML5
9 35 (1.88%) WCF
10 32 (1.72%) WPF
11 29 (1.55%) Entity Framework
12 25 (1.34%) WinForms
13 24 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (1.29%) XSLT
14 18 (0.97%) Caliburn.Micro
15 12 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (0.59%) CSS3
16 11 (0.59%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 229 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 90 (4.83%) Driving Licence
4 63 (3.38%) Blackberry
5 60 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 60 (3.22%) Data Centre
6 48 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
7 45 (2.41%) Mathematics
8 38 (2.04%) iPad
8 38 (2.04%) Smartphone
9 29 (1.55%) iPhone
10 26 (1.39%) Clustering
11 25 (1.34%) User Experience
12 23 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 21 (1.13%) Statistics
15 19 (1.02%) EqualLogic
16 17 (0.91%) EPoS
17 14 (0.75%) EFT
17 14 (0.75%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 977 (52.39%) Windows
2 427 (22.90%) Windows 7
3 340 (18.23%) Windows Server
4 248 (13.30%) Windows 8
5 200 (10.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 197 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 148 (7.94%) Windows XP
8 112 (6.01%) Windows 10
9 78 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 67 (3.59%) Linux
11 54 (2.90%) Unix
12 48 (2.57%) Mac OS X
13 44 (2.36%) Android
14 42 (2.25%) Apple iOS
15 27 (1.45%) Mac OS
15 27 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 25 (1.34%) Windows Vista
17 10 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.48%) VMS
19 5 (0.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (14.21%) ITIL
2 192 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (10.08%) Project Management
4 118 (6.33%) Mentoring
5 93 (4.99%) CRM
5 93 (4.99%) PRINCE2
6 89 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
7 68 (3.65%) Business Analysis
8 66 (3.54%) Service Management
9 64 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 61 (3.27%) Time Management
11 59 (3.16%) Workflow
12 58 (3.11%) ERP
13 56 (3.00%) SDLC
14 52 (2.79%) OO
15 50 (2.68%) Data Analysis
16 49 (2.63%) Information Security
17 48 (2.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (2.57%) Programme Management
18 47 (2.52%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 351 (18.82%) SQL
2 159 (8.53%) C#
3 89 (4.77%) JavaScript
4 64 (3.43%) C
5 57 (3.06%) VBA
6 41 (2.20%) T-SQL
7 40 (2.14%) Java
7 40 (2.14%) PL/SQL
8 32 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 24 (1.29%) C++
10 16 (0.86%) VB.NET
11 14 (0.75%) Delphi
12 12 (0.64%) Perl
12 12 (0.64%) VB
13 11 (0.59%) XPath
14 10 (0.54%) MATLAB
14 10 (0.54%) R
15 8 (0.43%) Python
15 8 (0.43%) VBScript
16 7 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 274 (14.69%) Degree
2 197 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 106 (5.68%) MCSE
4 89 (4.77%) MCP
5 86 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (3.00%) Security Cleared
7 44 (2.36%) CCNA
7 44 (2.36%) MCITP
7 44 (2.36%) MCSA
8 38 (2.04%) SC Cleared
9 33 (1.77%) A+ Certification
9 33 (1.77%) MCDST
10 30 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
11 28 (1.50%) CCDP
12 27 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 24 (1.29%) ISEB
14 22 (1.18%) MCTS
15 21 (1.13%) ISTQB
15 21 (1.13%) PMI Certification
15 21 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (10.35%) SLA
2 74 (3.97%) QA
3 34 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 34 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.97%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.91%) ISO 14001
6 16 (0.86%) ISO22301
7 15 (0.80%) COBIT
8 14 (0.75%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.70%) GAAP
9 13 (0.70%) ISO27002
10 6 (0.32%) GAMP
11 4 (0.21%) RMADS
12 3 (0.16%) SEPA
12 3 (0.16%) TickIT
13 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 611 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 122 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (5.52%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.20%) XenApp
5 27 (1.45%) vSphere
6 25 (1.34%) VMware ESX
7 21 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
9 17 (0.91%) Terminal Services
10 15 (0.80%) XenDesktop
11 14 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.54%) Terminal Server
13 9 (0.48%) XenServer
14 7 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
14 7 (0.38%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (0.32%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.21%) Firmware
16 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 65 (3.49%) SCCM
2 41 (2.20%) WSUS
3 35 (1.88%) Backup Exec
4 23 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (0.70%) SCOM
7 10 (0.54%) Puppet
7 10 (0.54%) TIBCO Hawk
8 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
9 8 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.38%) Nagios
10 7 (0.38%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.32%) Simpana
12 5 (0.27%) Ansible
12 5 (0.27%) Opsview
13 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1349 (72.33%) Microsoft
2 216 (11.58%) VMware
3 170 (9.12%) Citrix
4 169 (9.06%) Cisco
5 121 (6.49%) Oracle
6 93 (4.99%) Avaya
7 89 (4.77%) SAP
8 60 (3.22%) HP
9 53 (2.84%) Apple
10 50 (2.68%) Dell
11 48 (2.57%) Google
12 44 (2.36%) Sophos
13 43 (2.31%) Adobe
14 35 (1.88%) Symantec
15 27 (1.45%) Remedy
16 23 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
17 21 (1.13%) Hyperion
18 20 (1.07%) IBM
19 19 (1.02%) Intel Security
20 18 (0.97%) Veeam
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