The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 28 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.37% 2.96% 4.22%
As % of the Applications category 25.81% 9.52% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
MS Office
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Applications Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 20.81% 31.11% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

MS Office
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the St Albans region.

MS Office Salary Trend in St Albans

MS Office
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in St Albans

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 16 (76.19%) Internet
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Novell
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
5 9 (42.86%) LAN
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) Degree
7 7 (33.33%) Intranet
7 7 (33.33%) Telnet
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (28.57%) MS Access
8 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (19.05%) IIS
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (14.29%) Web Design
11 3 (14.29%) IVR
11 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) Windows XP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Internet
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 7 (33.33%) Intranet
3 7 (33.33%) Telnet
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MS Access
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Web Design
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Novell
2 10 (47.62%) VMware