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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 71 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 646 1047 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.70% 4.97% 5.56%
As % of the Applications category 28.18% 30.89% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 529 872 898
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.51%
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
2292 3389 3839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.13% 16.08% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2890 2957
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,025
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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 28 September 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 September 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 -22 123 £32,000 -1.53% 15
Berkshire -23 115 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Hampshire -28 114 £30,000 -5.88% 13
Buckinghamshire -8 95 £28,500 -12.30% 13
West Sussex +5 66 £28,500 +3.63% 8
Kent +9 64 £37,250 +12.87% 8
Oxfordshire -43 45 £29,500 -6.34% 10
East Sussex -19 16 £41,000 +78.26% 3
Middlesex +9 2 £33,500 -25.55%
Sussex +8 2 £25,000 -25.92%
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 970 (65.58%) Microsoft
2 768 (51.93%) MS Excel
3 728 (49.22%) Windows
4 456 (30.83%) Active Directory
5 328 (22.18%) Windows 7
6 269 (18.19%) Windows Server
7 258 (17.44%) ITIL
8 255 (17.24%) Degree
9 242 (16.36%) SQL
10 232 (15.69%) Finance
11 221 (14.94%) MS Exchange
12 204 (13.79%) VMware
13 193 (13.05%) Windows 8
14 190 (12.85%) SQL Server
14 190 (12.85%) MS PowerPoint
15 189 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
16 165 (11.16%) Office 365
17 158 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
18 155 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
19 145 (9.80%) Telecoms
20 139 (9.40%) Project Management
21 134 (9.06%) SLA
22 127 (8.59%) Windows 10
23 126 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
24 122 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
25 121 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
26 119 (8.05%) Marketing
26 119 (8.05%) Firewall
27 116 (7.84%) Cisco
28 111 (7.51%) MS Visio

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
1 221 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 97 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 51 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (2.70%) IIS
6 30 (2.03%) Skype for Business
7 26 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (0.81%) CMS
11 9 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.47%) SAS
12 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (0.34%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.27%) Confluence
15 3 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.20%) SharePoint Foundation
16 2 (0.14%) OpenEdge
16 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 768 (51.93%) MS Excel
2 190 (12.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 111 (7.51%) MS Visio
4 84 (5.68%) MS Project
5 19 (1.28%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.74%) AutoCAD
9 9 (0.61%) Acrobat
9 9 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.47%) InDesign
11 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.14%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.14%) Siemens NX
12 2 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.068%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.068%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (0.95%) SAP CO
3 14 (0.95%) SAP FI
3 14 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.61%) SAP MM
5 9 (0.61%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.34%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 5 (0.34%) SAP MDM
6 5 (0.34%) SAP R/3
6 5 (0.34%) SAP Retail
7 4 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.27%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.27%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.27%) SAP WM
8 3 (0.20%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 165 (11.16%) Office 365
2 28 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (1.49%) SaaS
5 12 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.74%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.27%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.068%) AdWords
10 1 (0.068%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.068%) IaaS
10 1 (0.068%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 119 (8.05%) Firewall
2 106 (7.17%) LAN
3 96 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 87 (5.88%) DNS
5 86 (5.81%) WAN
6 80 (5.41%) DHCP
7 76 (5.14%) Internet
8 73 (4.94%) VPN
9 72 (4.87%) VoIP
10 48 (3.25%) Wireless
11 34 (2.30%) SAN
12 30 (2.03%) IP Telephony
13 26 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (1.62%) NAS
15 21 (1.42%) VLAN
16 19 (1.28%) Skype
17 17 (1.15%) FTP
17 17 (1.15%) Intranet
17 17 (1.15%) MPLS
18 15 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 28 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (1.42%) SAP BW
7 19 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (1.08%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (0.81%) MS Access
13 11 (0.74%) MySQL
13 11 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (0.68%) Big Data
14 10 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 9 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.54%) GIS
16 8 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (1.01%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.61%) JIRA
4 8 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (0.54%) LoadRunner
5 7 (0.47%) Ranorex
5 7 (0.47%) ReSharper
5 7 (0.47%) Robot Framework
5 7 (0.47%) SoapUI
6 6 (0.41%) Subversion
7 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.34%) VectorCAST
7 5 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.34%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.27%) Hudson
8 4 (0.27%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.27%) JUnit
8 4 (0.27%) MSI
8 4 (0.27%) MSTest
8 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 232 (15.69%) Finance
2 145 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 119 (8.05%) Marketing
4 65 (4.39%) Manufacturing
5 57 (3.85%) Retail
6 42 (2.84%) Banking
7 36 (2.43%) Electronics
8 29 (1.96%) Legal
9 23 (1.56%) Back Office
10 19 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (1.22%) Billing
12 16 (1.08%) Publishing
13 14 (0.95%) Advertising
13 14 (0.95%) German Language
14 11 (0.74%) Law
15 9 (0.61%) French Language
16 8 (0.54%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.47%) Italian Language
18 4 (0.27%) Investment Banking
18 4 (0.27%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 532 (35.97%) Analyst
2 225 (15.21%) Support Analyst
3 190 (12.85%) IT Support
4 171 (11.56%) Support Engineer
5 167 (11.29%) Service Analyst
6 144 (9.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 126 (8.52%) IT Analyst
8 118 (7.98%) Developer
9 112 (7.57%) 2nd Line Support
10 101 (6.83%) IT Support Analyst
11 84 (5.68%) Service Desk Support
12 73 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
13 71 (4.80%) Desktop Support
14 69 (4.67%) Administrator
15 63 (4.26%) IT Engineer
16 61 (4.12%) Junior
16 61 (4.12%) Project Manager
16 61 (4.12%) Service Desk Support Analyst
17 60 (4.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 60 (4.06%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (6.69%) .NET
2 65 (4.39%) HTML
3 49 (3.31%) CSS
4 35 (2.37%) XML
5 30 (2.03%) ASP.NET
6 28 (1.89%) jQuery
7 27 (1.83%) Web Services
8 25 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 22 (1.49%) HTML5
10 19 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (1.28%) WCF
11 15 (1.01%) WPF
12 11 (0.74%) WinForms
13 10 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 10 (0.68%) Entity Framework
13 10 (0.68%) MDX
13 10 (0.68%) XSLT
14 9 (0.61%) Hibernate
14 9 (0.61%) NHibernate
14 9 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 189 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (6.09%) Driving Licence
3 84 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 62 (4.19%) Computer Science
5 49 (3.31%) Blackberry
6 44 (2.97%) Mathematics
7 40 (2.70%) Data Centre
8 39 (2.64%) iPad
9 31 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (2.10%) Statistics
10 30 (2.03%) iPhone
11 25 (1.69%) Smartphone
12 23 (1.56%) EPoS
13 16 (1.08%) EFT
13 16 (1.08%) Social Media
14 15 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (0.81%) IVR
15 12 (0.81%) Virtual Team
16 11 (0.74%) e-Learning
17 10 (0.68%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 728 (49.22%) Windows
2 328 (22.18%) Windows 7
3 269 (18.19%) Windows Server
4 193 (13.05%) Windows 8
5 158 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 127 (8.59%) Windows 10
7 122 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 107 (7.23%) Windows XP
9 60 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 46 (3.11%) Linux
11 44 (2.97%) Mac OS X
12 32 (2.16%) Unix
13 31 (2.10%) Windows Vista
14 30 (2.03%) Apple iOS
15 14 (0.95%) Android
16 11 (0.74%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (0.41%) AIX
19 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 5 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (17.44%) ITIL
2 139 (9.40%) Project Management
3 126 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (6.83%) CRM
5 85 (5.75%) PRINCE2
6 72 (4.87%) Time Management
7 66 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
8 64 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (4.19%) Mentoring
9 62 (4.19%) Service Delivery
10 61 (4.12%) Service Management
11 52 (3.52%) SDLC
12 50 (3.38%) ERP
13 49 (3.31%) Programme Management
14 44 (2.97%) Change Management
14 44 (2.97%) Data Analysis
15 43 (2.91%) Digital Marketing
16 41 (2.77%) Business Analysis
16 41 (2.77%) Incident Management
16 41 (2.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 242 (16.36%) SQL
2 109 (7.37%) C#
3 49 (3.31%) C
3 49 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 33 (2.23%) PowerShell
5 27 (1.83%) Java
5 27 (1.83%) VBA
6 22 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 19 (1.28%) C++
8 18 (1.22%) Perl
9 15 (1.01%) Delphi
10 12 (0.81%) Python
11 11 (0.74%) T-SQL
12 10 (0.68%) ABAP
13 9 (0.61%) PHP
13 9 (0.61%) TypeScript
14 8 (0.54%) Embedded C
15 6 (0.41%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.34%) Assembly Language
16 5 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 255 (17.24%) Degree
2 155 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 88 (5.95%) MCSE
4 77 (5.21%) MCP
5 76 (5.14%) Security Cleared
6 59 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (3.38%) SC Cleared
8 46 (3.11%) MCSA
9 41 (2.77%) CCNA
10 40 (2.70%) ISEB
11 36 (2.43%) MCITP
12 27 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (1.76%) ISTQB
14 17 (1.15%) HND
14 17 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 17 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (1.08%) CCNP
16 15 (1.01%) DBS Check
17 13 (0.88%) MCTS
17 13 (0.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (9.06%) SLA
2 62 (4.19%) QA
3 28 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.74%) COBIT
7 9 (0.61%) GAMP
8 8 (0.54%) ISO27002
9 7 (0.47%) ISO 14001
9 7 (0.47%) ISO22301
10 6 (0.41%) MiFID
11 3 (0.20%) P3O
12 2 (0.14%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.14%) ISO13485
13 1 (0.068%) GAAP
13 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 456 (30.83%) Active Directory
2 121 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (4.12%) Hyper-V
4 49 (3.31%) vSphere
5 31 (2.10%) XenApp
6 20 (1.35%) VMware ESX
7 18 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
9 11 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.54%) Terminal Server
12 7 (0.47%) Firmware
12 7 (0.47%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.47%) XenServer
13 6 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
15 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
16 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (3.52%) SCCM
2 32 (2.16%) WSUS
3 24 (1.62%) Backup Exec
4 23 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.81%) SCOM
6 10 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (0.68%) Simpana
7 7 (0.47%) Puppet
8 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.34%) Ansible
9 5 (0.34%) Nagios
10 4 (0.27%) DameWare
11 3 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.20%) RSA Archer
11 3 (0.20%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.14%) Sysprep
12 2 (0.14%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 970 (65.58%) Microsoft
2 204 (13.79%) VMware
3 116 (7.84%) Cisco
4 109 (7.37%) Citrix
5 96 (6.49%) SAP
6 69 (4.67%) Oracle
7 68 (4.60%) HP
8 60 (4.06%) Apple
9 51 (3.45%) Remedy
10 50 (3.38%) Avaya
11 28 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (1.89%) Sophos
12 27 (1.83%) Adobe
12 27 (1.83%) Google
13 23 (1.56%) NetApp
14 22 (1.49%) Dell
14 22 (1.49%) Intel Security
15 18 (1.22%) Juniper
16 17 (1.15%) Mitel
17 15 (1.01%) BMC
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £40 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus big bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive salary package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Corp Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 32-35k
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary £50-£65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesford, Kent
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago