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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 66 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 725 1019 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.93% 4.88% 4.89%
As % of the Applications category 27.60% 30.68% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 587 836 829
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -
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
2627 3321 3897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.25% 15.91% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2735 3066
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Berkshire -7 156 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Surrey -22 153 £32,000 -14.66% 16
Hampshire -5 128 £31,500 +26.00% 16
Buckinghamshire -10 88 £29,250 -10.00% 10
West Sussex -4 72 £28,000 +1.81% 10
Kent -3 55 £23,750 -20.83% 4
Oxfordshire -30 55 £35,000 -9.67% 5
East Sussex -4 15 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Sussex +6 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Middlesex +2 1 £34,500 -23.33% 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1311 (72.15%) Microsoft
2 939 (51.68%) MS Excel
3 933 (51.35%) Windows
4 589 (32.42%) Active Directory
5 415 (22.84%) Windows 7
6 340 (18.71%) SQL
7 329 (18.11%) Windows Server
8 308 (16.95%) MS Exchange
9 297 (16.35%) SQL Server
10 289 (15.91%) Finance
11 279 (15.35%) Degree
12 269 (14.80%) ITIL
13 247 (13.59%) Windows 8
14 229 (12.60%) VMware
15 222 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
16 203 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 199 (10.95%) Office 365
18 198 (10.90%) MS PowerPoint
19 194 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
20 190 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
21 179 (9.85%) .NET
22 178 (9.80%) SLA
23 174 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
24 171 (9.41%) Project Management
25 169 (9.30%) Citrix
26 168 (9.25%) Cisco
27 163 (8.97%) Telecoms
28 158 (8.70%) C#
29 153 (8.42%) Firewall
30 152 (8.37%) 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
1 308 (16.95%) MS Exchange
2 152 (8.37%) SharePoint
3 111 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 95 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 73 (4.02%) IIS
6 50 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 41 (2.26%) Skype for Business
8 26 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (1.21%) CMS
10 21 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 19 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.99%) SAS
13 17 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2000
13 17 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.72%) MS Project Server
15 11 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.28%) Confluence
16 5 (0.28%) OpenEdge
17 4 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 939 (51.68%) MS Excel
2 198 (10.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 148 (8.15%) MS Visio
4 100 (5.50%) MS Project
5 21 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 19 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (0.99%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.61%) Acrobat
10 9 (0.50%) AutoCAD
11 7 (0.39%) InDesign
12 6 (0.33%) Maple
13 5 (0.28%) FrameMaker
14 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
15 3 (0.17%) RoboHelp
16 2 (0.11%) Siemens NX
16 2 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
17 1 (0.055%) Adobe After Effects
17 1 (0.055%) Adobe Premiere
17 1 (0.055%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 33 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (0.61%) assyst
4 11 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.55%) SAP CO
5 10 (0.55%) SAP FI
5 10 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
6 9 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.50%) TIBCO iProcess
7 7 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.33%) SAP MM
8 6 (0.33%) SAP SD
9 5 (0.28%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
10 4 (0.22%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.22%) SAP Retail
10 4 (0.22%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.22%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 199 (10.95%) Office 365
2 40 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.27%) SaaS
4 22 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.83%) Google Apps
6 12 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.33%) OneDrive
8 6 (0.33%) Yammer
9 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.17%) AdWords
10 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.17%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.11%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 153 (8.42%) Firewall
2 131 (7.21%) LAN
3 120 (6.60%) WAN
4 113 (6.22%) TCP/IP
5 111 (6.11%) DNS
6 105 (5.78%) VPN
7 103 (5.67%) Internet
8 91 (5.01%) DHCP
9 79 (4.35%) Wireless
10 75 (4.13%) VoIP
11 60 (3.30%) SAN
12 56 (3.08%) IP Telephony
13 34 (1.87%) NAS
14 32 (1.76%) MPLS
15 31 (1.71%) Ethernet
16 27 (1.49%) SDH
16 27 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
17 26 (1.43%) Telepresence
17 26 (1.43%) VLAN
18 24 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (3.52%) Relational Database
4 58 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
7 25 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (1.10%) MS Access
9 19 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 18 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (0.83%) SAP BW
11 15 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (0.66%) QlikView
14 11 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.55%) Big Data
16 9 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 36 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (0.83%) JIRA
4 14 (0.77%) ReSharper
5 12 (0.66%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (0.39%) Subversion
8 6 (0.33%) Hudson
8 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.33%) Selenium
9 5 (0.28%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.28%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.22%) MSI
10 4 (0.22%) MSTest
11 3 (0.17%) JUnit
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.17%) T4 Templates
11 3 (0.17%) VectorCAST
11 3 (0.17%) WiX
General
1 289 (15.91%) Finance
2 163 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 86 (4.73%) Marketing
4 77 (4.24%) Manufacturing
5 52 (2.86%) Retail
6 45 (2.48%) Electronics
7 38 (2.09%) Banking
8 37 (2.04%) Legal
9 31 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 27 (1.49%) Back Office
11 24 (1.32%) Advertising
12 20 (1.10%) Billing
13 16 (0.88%) Law
14 12 (0.66%) Publishing
15 11 (0.61%) German Language
16 7 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.33%) Automotive
17 6 (0.33%) French Language
18 5 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 625 (34.40%) Analyst
2 272 (14.97%) Support Analyst
3 222 (12.22%) IT Support
4 211 (11.61%) Support Engineer
5 195 (10.73%) Service Analyst
6 178 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
7 155 (8.53%) Developer
8 126 (6.93%) IT Analyst
9 122 (6.71%) 2nd Line Support
10 99 (5.45%) 1st Line Support
11 98 (5.39%) Desktop Support
12 95 (5.23%) IT Support Analyst
13 94 (5.17%) Consultant
14 93 (5.12%) Service Desk Support
15 90 (4.95%) Junior
16 88 (4.84%) Project Manager
17 74 (4.07%) IT Engineer
18 73 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
19 69 (3.80%) Administrator
19 69 (3.80%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (9.85%) .NET
2 119 (6.55%) HTML
3 74 (4.07%) CSS
4 69 (3.80%) XML
5 55 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 51 (2.81%) ASP.NET
7 43 (2.37%) jQuery
8 39 (2.15%) Web Services
9 34 (1.87%) WCF
10 33 (1.82%) HTML5
11 28 (1.54%) WPF
12 27 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (1.32%) Entity Framework
14 23 (1.27%) XSLT
15 21 (1.16%) WinForms
16 14 (0.77%) Caliburn.Micro
17 12 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 11 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (0.61%) CSS3
19 10 (0.55%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 222 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 96 (5.28%) Driving Licence
4 69 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 63 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 61 (3.36%) Blackberry
7 47 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
8 46 (2.53%) iPad
8 46 (2.53%) Mathematics
9 36 (1.98%) Smartphone
10 32 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.76%) iPhone
11 23 (1.27%) Clustering
11 23 (1.27%) Statistics
12 20 (1.10%) EPoS
12 20 (1.10%) User Experience
13 17 (0.94%) EFT
14 16 (0.88%) EqualLogic
14 16 (0.88%) Life Science
15 14 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 933 (51.35%) Windows
2 415 (22.84%) Windows 7
3 329 (18.11%) Windows Server
4 247 (13.59%) Windows 8
5 203 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 190 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 136 (7.48%) Windows XP
8 128 (7.04%) Windows 10
9 84 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 67 (3.69%) Linux
11 44 (2.42%) Mac OS X
11 44 (2.42%) Unix
12 38 (2.09%) Apple iOS
13 35 (1.93%) Android
14 28 (1.54%) Windows Vista
15 27 (1.49%) Mac OS
16 24 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.50%) VMS
17 9 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
18 5 (0.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (14.80%) ITIL
2 174 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (9.41%) Project Management
4 106 (5.83%) Mentoring
5 90 (4.95%) CRM
6 89 (4.90%) PRINCE2
7 80 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
8 67 (3.69%) Time Management
9 65 (3.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 62 (3.41%) Service Management
11 54 (2.97%) ERP
12 53 (2.92%) Business Analysis
13 52 (2.86%) Programme Management
13 52 (2.86%) Workflow
14 50 (2.75%) Data Analysis
14 50 (2.75%) Information Security
15 48 (2.64%) SDLC
16 47 (2.59%) OO
16 47 (2.59%) Presales
17 46 (2.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 340 (18.71%) SQL
2 158 (8.70%) C#
3 87 (4.79%) JavaScript
4 58 (3.19%) C
5 47 (2.59%) VBA
6 40 (2.20%) Java
7 32 (1.76%) PowerShell
7 32 (1.76%) T-SQL
8 29 (1.60%) PL/SQL
9 22 (1.21%) C++
10 17 (0.94%) Delphi
11 16 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 13 (0.72%) Perl
13 12 (0.66%) VB
14 10 (0.55%) ABAP
14 10 (0.55%) MATLAB
14 10 (0.55%) R
14 10 (0.55%) XPath
15 9 (0.50%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 279 (15.35%) Degree
2 194 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 111 (6.11%) MCSE
4 94 (5.17%) MCP
5 87 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (3.58%) Security Cleared
7 48 (2.64%) MCSA
8 47 (2.59%) CCNA
9 45 (2.48%) SC Cleared
10 42 (2.31%) MCITP
11 29 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (1.54%) CCDP
12 28 (1.54%) MCDST
13 26 (1.43%) A+ Certification
13 26 (1.43%) ISEB
14 21 (1.16%) ISTQB
14 21 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 19 (1.05%) MOS
15 19 (1.05%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (9.80%) SLA
2 73 (4.02%) QA
3 34 (1.87%) ISO 9001
4 32 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.94%) ISO 14001
6 16 (0.88%) COBIT
6 16 (0.88%) ISO22301
7 14 (0.77%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.72%) ISO27002
9 9 (0.50%) GAMP
10 8 (0.44%) GAAP
11 4 (0.22%) RMADS
12 3 (0.17%) TickIT
13 2 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 589 (32.42%) Active Directory
2 133 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (5.39%) Hyper-V
4 43 (2.37%) XenApp
5 36 (1.98%) vSphere
6 27 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 24 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
9 18 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 14 (0.77%) XenDesktop
12 13 (0.72%) XenServer
13 10 (0.55%) Terminal Server
14 9 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 7 (0.39%) Firmware
16 6 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
16 6 (0.33%) ISA Server
16 6 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (0.33%) VMware Server
17 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 68 (3.74%) SCCM
2 45 (2.48%) WSUS
3 35 (1.93%) Backup Exec
4 23 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.83%) SCOM
7 11 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (0.50%) Simpana
8 9 (0.50%) TIBCO Hawk
9 8 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
9 8 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
9 8 (0.44%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.39%) Nagios
10 7 (0.39%) Puppet
10 7 (0.39%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.28%) Ansible
11 5 (0.28%) Opsview
12 4 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1311 (72.15%) Microsoft
2 229 (12.60%) VMware
3 169 (9.30%) Citrix
4 168 (9.25%) Cisco
5 104 (5.72%) Oracle
6 95 (5.23%) SAP
7 89 (4.90%) Avaya
8 67 (3.69%) HP
9 56 (3.08%) Apple
10 48 (2.64%) Dell
11 45 (2.48%) Google
12 43 (2.37%) Adobe
12 43 (2.37%) Remedy
13 42 (2.31%) Sophos
14 39 (2.15%) Symantec
15 25 (1.38%) Intel Security
16 22 (1.21%) NetApp
17 19 (1.05%) Juniper
18 18 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
18 18 (0.99%) Veeam
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £28200 - £306000 per annum + benefits
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Middlesex
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Beneifts
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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