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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
England / South East
Rank 58 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 675 832 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.53% 4.25% 5.24%
As % of the Applications category 32.70% 27.23% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 568 687 867
Median salary £28,250 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.71% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +5.17%

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
2064 3056 3492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.85% 15.62% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 2601 2862
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Hampshire +33 151 £27,000 -16.92% 23
Berkshire +55 146 £28,250 -24.66% 19
Surrey -10 140 £28,500 -9.52% 20
West Sussex +35 63 £26,500 -22.05% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 57 £25,000 -30.55% 16
Kent -19 43 £32,500 - 7
Oxfordshire -1 40 £31,500 -4.54% 6
East Sussex +11 25 £28,500 +54.05% 2
Sussex +4 3 £25,000 -
Middlesex -7 3 £24,500 -7.54% 1
Home Counties - 1 £32,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 837 (61.50%) Microsoft
2 656 (48.20%) Windows
2 656 (48.20%) MS Excel
3 431 (31.67%) Active Directory
4 294 (21.60%) Windows 7
5 273 (20.06%) Windows Server
6 235 (17.27%) Finance
7 224 (16.46%) MS Exchange
8 223 (16.39%) ITIL
9 205 (15.06%) VMware
10 197 (14.47%) Degree
11 191 (14.03%) MS PowerPoint
12 181 (13.30%) SQL
13 163 (11.98%) Office 365
14 162 (11.90%) Cisco
15 154 (11.32%) SLA
16 153 (11.24%) Project Management
17 149 (10.95%) Windows 8
18 142 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
19 141 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
20 139 (10.21%) MS Visio
20 139 (10.21%) SQL Server
21 134 (9.85%) Firewall
22 126 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
23 125 (9.18%) Telecoms
23 125 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
24 123 (9.04%) Marketing
25 115 (8.45%) Windows 10
26 103 (7.57%) VPN
27 101 (7.42%) Windows XP

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
1 224 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 93 (6.83%) SharePoint
3 43 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (2.20%) Skype for Business
6 26 (1.91%) IIS
7 24 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (1.32%) CMS
9 16 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.73%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.29%) MS Project Server
14 4 (0.29%) SAS
15 3 (0.22%) Confluence
15 3 (0.22%) SharePoint Foundation
16 2 (0.15%) K2 blackpearl
16 2 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 656 (48.20%) MS Excel
2 191 (14.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 139 (10.21%) MS Visio
4 88 (6.47%) MS Project
5 12 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.73%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.66%) FrameMaker
8 6 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.37%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.29%) InDesign
11 3 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
12 2 (0.15%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.073%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.073%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.073%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.073%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.073%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.59%) SAP CO
4 8 (0.59%) SAP FI
4 8 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
6 6 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.44%) SAP MM
6 6 (0.44%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.37%) Magento
7 5 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.29%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.22%) Cognos Controller
9 3 (0.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 163 (11.98%) Office 365
2 37 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.18%) SaaS
5 7 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.51%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.37%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.15%) G Suite
8 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.073%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.073%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 134 (9.85%) Firewall
2 103 (7.57%) VPN
3 96 (7.05%) LAN
4 79 (5.80%) WAN
5 78 (5.73%) DNS
6 77 (5.66%) TCP/IP
7 72 (5.29%) DHCP
8 63 (4.63%) VoIP
9 58 (4.26%) Wireless
10 39 (2.87%) Internet
11 32 (2.35%) SAN
12 27 (1.98%) MPLS
13 26 (1.91%) Network Security
13 26 (1.91%) OSPF
14 25 (1.84%) Multicast
14 25 (1.84%) Skype
15 21 (1.54%) BGP
15 21 (1.54%) VLAN
15 21 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (1.40%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 37 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (1.76%) MS Access
4 21 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (1.18%) MySQL
7 13 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 11 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (0.73%) Big Data
11 9 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.59%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.51%) SAP BW
13 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (1.84%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.73%) JIRA
4 8 (0.59%) Ranorex
4 8 (0.59%) Robot Framework
4 8 (0.59%) SoapUI
5 7 (0.51%) LoadRunner
5 7 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (0.37%) MSI
6 5 (0.37%) T4 Templates
6 5 (0.37%) WiX
7 2 (0.15%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.15%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.15%) JUnit
7 2 (0.15%) Subversion
7 2 (0.15%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (0.15%) VectorCAST
8 1 (0.073%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.073%) Toad
General
1 235 (17.27%) Finance
2 125 (9.18%) Telecoms
3 123 (9.04%) Marketing
4 55 (4.04%) Retail
5 35 (2.57%) Banking
6 34 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.98%) Back Office
8 20 (1.47%) German Language
8 20 (1.47%) Legal
9 13 (0.96%) French Language
10 12 (0.88%) Billing
11 11 (0.81%) Publishing
12 10 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.66%) Advertising
14 8 (0.59%) Electronics
14 8 (0.59%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.44%) Law
16 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.29%) Military
17 3 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 472 (34.68%) Analyst
2 194 (14.25%) Support Analyst
3 164 (12.05%) IT Support
4 162 (11.90%) Support Engineer
5 149 (10.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 143 (10.51%) Service Analyst
7 126 (9.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 106 (7.79%) IT Analyst
9 92 (6.76%) Administrator
10 85 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 80 (5.88%) Desktop Support
12 79 (5.80%) 1st Line Support
13 78 (5.73%) IT Support Analyst
14 75 (5.51%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 70 (5.14%) Help Desk Analyst
15 70 (5.14%) Help Desk Support
16 69 (5.07%) Service Desk Support
17 63 (4.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 60 (4.41%) Desktop Engineer
18 60 (4.41%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.67%) HTML
2 43 (3.16%) XML
3 36 (2.65%) CSS
4 35 (2.57%) .NET
5 20 (1.47%) Web Services
6 17 (1.25%) WCF
7 13 (0.96%) REST
7 13 (0.96%) SOAP
8 12 (0.88%) XSLT
9 11 (0.81%) .NET Framework
9 11 (0.81%) ASP.NET
9 11 (0.81%) Software Packaging
10 9 (0.66%) jQuery
11 7 (0.51%) Entity Framework
12 6 (0.44%) COM
12 6 (0.44%) EDI
13 5 (0.37%) HTML5
13 5 (0.37%) WF
13 5 (0.37%) WPF
14 3 (0.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 141 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (5.29%) Driving Licence
3 52 (3.82%) Management Information System
4 47 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 46 (3.38%) Blackberry
6 29 (2.13%) iPad
7 28 (2.06%) Data Centre
8 27 (1.98%) iPhone
9 24 (1.76%) Statistics
10 20 (1.47%) Mathematics
11 19 (1.40%) e-Learning
12 18 (1.32%) Social Media
13 17 (1.25%) Fat Client
13 17 (1.25%) Fintech
13 17 (1.25%) Thin Client
14 16 (1.18%) Smartphone
15 15 (1.10%) EPoS
15 15 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
16 14 (1.03%) Mobile App
17 13 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 656 (48.20%) Windows
2 294 (21.60%) Windows 7
3 273 (20.06%) Windows Server
4 149 (10.95%) Windows 8
5 142 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 115 (8.45%) Windows 10
7 101 (7.42%) Windows XP
8 100 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 73 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 55 (4.04%) Mac OS X
11 53 (3.89%) Linux
12 44 (3.23%) Apple iOS
13 28 (2.06%) Android
14 22 (1.62%) Unix
15 19 (1.40%) Windows Vista
16 17 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (0.51%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.44%) Windows Phone
20 5 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (16.39%) ITIL
2 153 (11.24%) Project Management
3 87 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (6.02%) CRM
5 81 (5.95%) Service Delivery
6 78 (5.73%) PRINCE2
7 58 (4.26%) Migration
7 58 (4.26%) Service Management
8 55 (4.04%) Time Management
9 53 (3.89%) Change Management
10 52 (3.82%) Business Analysis
11 46 (3.38%) ERP
11 46 (3.38%) ITSM
12 45 (3.31%) Mentoring
12 45 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 44 (3.23%) ITIL V3
14 42 (3.09%) Presales
15 41 (3.01%) Risk Management
16 39 (2.87%) Coaching
17 36 (2.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 181 (13.30%) SQL
2 41 (3.01%) C
3 35 (2.57%) JavaScript
4 33 (2.42%) C#
5 28 (2.06%) PowerShell
6 20 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.18%) Java
7 16 (1.18%) Python
8 12 (0.88%) PL/SQL
8 12 (0.88%) VB
9 9 (0.66%) PHP
9 9 (0.66%) VBA
10 7 (0.51%) Perl
11 6 (0.44%) C++
11 6 (0.44%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.37%) ABAP
12 5 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.37%) VBScript
13 4 (0.29%) COBOL
14 3 (0.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 197 (14.47%) Degree
2 125 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (5.44%) Security Cleared
4 68 (5.00%) MCP
5 65 (4.78%) MCSE
6 53 (3.89%) SC Cleared
7 51 (3.75%) CCNA
7 51 (3.75%) MCSA
8 36 (2.65%) ISEB
9 28 (2.06%) ISTQB
10 27 (1.98%) MCITP
11 23 (1.69%) CCIE
12 20 (1.47%) CCNP
12 20 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 15 (1.10%) A+ Certification
13 15 (1.10%) HND
14 14 (1.03%) CISSP
14 14 (1.03%) DBS Check
14 14 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (11.32%) SLA
2 36 (2.65%) QA
3 17 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.59%) ISO27002
5 7 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.37%) GAMP
6 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.29%) MiFID
7 4 (0.29%) P3O
7 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.22%) COBIT
8 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.15%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.073%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.073%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 431 (31.67%) Active Directory
2 126 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 42 (3.09%) vSphere
5 22 (1.62%) XenApp
6 12 (0.88%) ProxySG
7 10 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.51%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 7 (0.51%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.44%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.37%) FreeRADIUS
11 5 (0.37%) vCloud
11 5 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.29%) KVM
12 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.22%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.22%) Firmware
14 2 (0.15%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 36 (2.65%) SCCM
2 21 (1.54%) Backup Exec
2 21 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.88%) WSUS
4 6 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.37%) SCOM
5 5 (0.37%) Sysprep
6 4 (0.29%) Nagios
6 4 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.29%) SmoothWall
6 4 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.22%) DameWare
7 3 (0.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.15%) Bacula
8 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.15%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 837 (61.50%) Microsoft
2 205 (15.06%) VMware
3 162 (11.90%) Cisco
4 94 (6.91%) HP
5 89 (6.54%) Citrix
6 65 (4.78%) SAP
7 64 (4.70%) Apple
8 48 (3.53%) Avaya
9 42 (3.09%) Oracle
10 34 (2.50%) Adobe
11 29 (2.13%) Remedy
12 28 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
13 25 (1.84%) Juniper
13 25 (1.84%) Sophos
14 24 (1.76%) Dell
15 22 (1.62%) Intel Security
16 21 (1.54%) Huawei
17 20 (1.47%) Fortinet
18 19 (1.40%) Google
18 19 (1.40%) Palo Alto
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venn Group
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Uckfield, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + FULL MS training
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excllent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £7 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Full MCSE training
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Bluetownonline
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £19500 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £34k - 37k per year + Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago