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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.28% 3.89% 8.09%
As % of the Applications category 11.11% 18.92% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 11
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
9 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 11.54% 20.56% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 20
Average salary £26,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) SWOT Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam