The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 474 467 424
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -43
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 506 481 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 1.42% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 385 375 484
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34891 33759 35987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.48% 31.64% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29329 29231 31666
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Access within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MS Access
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Access within the UK.

MS Access Salary Trend in the UK

MS Access
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Access over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

MS Access Salary Histogram in the UK

MS Access
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 483 £36,000 -4.00% 67
London -35 152 £38,500 -23.00% 25
South East +18 129 £34,250 -2.14% 4
North West -15 58 £35,000 +2.94% 9
South West +3 55 £34,500 -8.00% 6
City of London +21 51 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Berkshire +24 39 £37,500 +30.43% 1
West Midlands -2 34 £31,000 -27.05% 6
Hampshire -7 31 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Surrey +18 25 £33,000 +1.53%
Yorkshire -44 24 £32,500 +30.00% 5
West Yorkshire -39 22 £32,500 +18.18% 5
East of England -33 21 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Wiltshire - 21 £35,000 - 3
Manchester +7 20 £32,500 -11.56% 4
Cheshire -5 16 £36,500 +32.72% 3
Bristol -1 14 £33,000 -12.00% 3
Southampton -5 14 £28,750 -17.85% 1
Warwickshire +17 13 £27,850 +26.59% 1
Bracknell -2 13 £37,500 +66.66%
Egham - 13 - -
Hertfordshire -3 12 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham -10 12 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Swindon - 12 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +9 11 £35,000 +14.75%
Reading +4 11 £43,000 +22.85%
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £37,500 +1.35%
West Sussex -11 10 £40,000 +36.75%
Scotland -26 9 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Slough +13 8 £31,750 -

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MS Access 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 Access.

1 630 (68.78%) SQL
2 614 (67.03%) MS Excel
3 468 (51.09%) SQL Server
4 413 (45.09%) Microsoft
5 252 (27.51%) VBA
6 226 (24.67%) Finance
7 217 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
8 202 (22.05%) .NET
9 191 (20.85%) VB
10 177 (19.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 170 (18.56%) Degree
12 162 (17.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 157 (17.14%) T-SQL
14 152 (16.59%) MS Office
15 142 (15.50%) C#
16 133 (14.52%) SharePoint
17 130 (14.19%) HTML
18 129 (14.08%) Oracle
19 126 (13.76%) Windows
20 124 (13.54%) Data Analysis
21 123 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
22 105 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
23 103 (11.24%) Relational Database
24 102 (11.14%) Project Management
25 92 (10.04%) Marketing
26 86 (9.39%) Migration
27 78 (8.52%) SQL Server 2005
28 76 (8.30%) ASP.NET
28 76 (8.30%) JavaScript
29 72 (7.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MS Access 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 Access. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 133 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.62%) MS Exchange
3 23 (2.51%) SAS
4 22 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (1.75%) WordPress
7 15 (1.64%) CMS
8 14 (1.53%) IIS
9 13 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.09%) Live Communications Server
11 7 (0.76%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.33%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.22%) Drupal
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1 (0.11%) Apache
14 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 614 (67.03%) MS Excel
2 152 (16.59%) MS Office
3 57 (6.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 46 (5.02%) MS Visio
5 32 (3.49%) MS Project
6 19 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.98%) PowerPivot
8 6 (0.66%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.55%) SPSS
10 3 (0.33%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 23 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.42%) Maximo
3 12 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (1.09%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.98%) Agresso
6 8 (0.87%) WebTrends
6 8 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.55%) JDE OneWorld
9 3 (0.33%) Magento
9 3 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.33%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.22%) SalesLogix
11 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
11 1 (0.11%) Tridion
11 1 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
11 1 (0.11%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.86%) SaaS
2 16 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.42%) Office 365
4 7 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.29%) Intranet
2 20 (2.18%) SAN
3 14 (1.53%) DHCP
4 12 (1.31%) Internet
5 11 (1.20%) DNS
6 8 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (0.87%) FTP
7 7 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.55%) Firewall
8 5 (0.55%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.55%) LAN
9 4 (0.44%) GPRS
9 4 (0.44%) WAN
9 4 (0.44%) VLAN
10 3 (0.33%) NAS
10 3 (0.33%) LDAP
10 3 (0.33%) VoIP
10 3 (0.33%) WLAN
10 3 (0.33%) HTTP
11 2 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (51.09%) SQL Server
2 177 (19.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 162 (17.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 103 (11.24%) Relational Database
6 78 (8.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 72 (7.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 62 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
9 60 (6.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 52 (5.68%) Crystal Reports
11 50 (5.46%) MySQL
12 33 (3.60%) Data Mining
13 27 (2.95%) DTS
14 25 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (2.62%) QlikView
16 23 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 21 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
18 20 (2.18%) RDBMS
19 19 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
19 19 (2.07%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 57 (6.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 53 (5.79%) Visual Studio
3 33 (3.60%) LSMW
4 21 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.86%) Git (software)
6 12 (1.31%) Hudson
7 10 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (0.66%) Selenium
9 5 (0.55%) Subversion
10 4 (0.44%) FrontPage
10 4 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (0.22%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.22%) InstallShield
13 1 (0.11%) GoLive
General
1 226 (24.67%) Finance
2 92 (10.04%) Marketing
3 44 (4.80%) Legal
4 43 (4.69%) Banking
5 42 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 32 (3.49%) Retail
7 20 (2.18%) French Language
8 15 (1.64%) Billing
9 13 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.20%) Back Office
11 9 (0.98%) Law
12 7 (0.76%) Advertising
12 7 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.66%) Games
13 6 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.55%) German Language
15 4 (0.44%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.44%) Front Office
16 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 414 (45.20%) Analyst
2 241 (26.31%) Developer
3 134 (14.63%) Data Analyst
4 75 (8.19%) Business Analyst
5 67 (7.31%) Administrator
6 66 (7.21%) Support Analyst
7 59 (6.44%) Applications Support
8 58 (6.33%) DBA
9 45 (4.91%) SQL DBA
10 44 (4.80%) Report Analyst
11 38 (4.15%) SQL Developer
12 36 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
12 36 (3.93%) Systems Analyst
12 36 (3.93%) Excel Developer
13 32 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 32 (3.49%) .NET Developer
14 31 (3.38%) Consultant
15 28 (3.06%) VBA Developer
15 28 (3.06%) MI Analyst
16 27 (2.95%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (22.05%) .NET
2 130 (14.19%) HTML
3 76 (8.30%) ASP.NET
4 62 (6.77%) XML
5 57 (6.22%) CSS
6 49 (5.35%) jQuery
7 45 (4.91%) Web Services
8 28 (3.06%) HTML5
9 22 (2.40%) SOAP
10 21 (2.29%) .NET Framework
11 20 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (1.86%) Ajax
13 15 (1.64%) CSS3
14 14 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (1.20%) LAMP
16 10 (1.09%) Classic ASP
16 10 (1.09%) ODBC
16 10 (1.09%) XHTML
16 10 (1.09%) LINQ
17 9 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 217 (23.69%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (7.31%) Management Information System
3 55 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 49 (5.35%) Statistics
5 46 (5.02%) Mathematics
6 20 (2.18%) Replication
7 16 (1.75%) Thin Client
7 16 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 16 (1.75%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.09%) Data Extraction
8 10 (1.09%) NHS
9 9 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.98%) Photography
9 9 (0.98%) Open Source
10 7 (0.76%) User Experience
10 7 (0.76%) Physics
10 7 (0.76%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.66%) CMDB
12 5 (0.55%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 126 (13.76%) Windows
2 36 (3.93%) Windows 7
3 33 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (3.06%) Windows XP
4 28 (3.06%) UNIX
5 20 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (2.18%) Windows 8
6 17 (1.86%) Linux
7 11 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.33%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (13.54%) Data Analysis
2 123 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
3 102 (11.14%) Project Management
4 86 (9.39%) Migration
5 68 (7.42%) Data Management
6 65 (7.10%) CRM
6 65 (7.10%) Data Migration
7 58 (6.33%) ETL
8 53 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
10 51 (5.57%) Analytics
11 47 (5.13%) Business Analysis
12 40 (4.37%) Line Management
13 38 (4.15%) Time Management
14 37 (4.04%) Data Modelling
15 36 (3.93%) ITIL
15 36 (3.93%) Mentoring
16 35 (3.82%) Risk Management
17 34 (3.71%) Web Development
17 34 (3.71%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 630 (68.78%) SQL
2 252 (27.51%) VBA
3 191 (20.85%) VB
4 157 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 142 (15.50%) C#
6 76 (8.30%) JavaScript
7 61 (6.66%) VB.NET
8 39 (4.26%) PHP
9 34 (3.71%) ABAP
10 22 (2.40%) Java
11 19 (2.07%) VB6
12 17 (1.86%) Python
13 16 (1.75%) PHP5
14 15 (1.64%) VBScript
15 13 (1.42%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.42%) C
16 12 (1.31%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
18 7 (0.76%) C++
18 7 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 170 (18.56%) Degree
2 41 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.53%) MCP
6 6 (0.66%) ISEB
6 6 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.55%) MCSE
7 5 (0.55%) MCSA
8 4 (0.44%) MCT
8 4 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.44%) ECDL
8 4 (0.44%) MOS
9 3 (0.33%) MCITP
9 3 (0.33%) ACCA
9 3 (0.33%) CIMA
9 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.22%) CCNA
10 2 (0.22%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.15%) QA
2 26 (2.84%) SLA
3 19 (2.07%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.87%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
System Software
1 47 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) XenApp
4 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.09%) Unicenter
1 10 (1.09%) Netcool
1 10 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 10 (1.09%) NetBackup
1 10 (1.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (0.87%) SCCM
3 4 (0.44%) WMI
3 4 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.11%) Control-M
4 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 413 (45.09%) Microsoft
2 129 (14.08%) Oracle
3 50 (5.46%) SAP
4 36 (3.93%) Business Objects
5 31 (3.38%) Cognos
6 21 (2.29%) Primavera
7 17 (1.86%) Informatica
7 17 (1.86%) Citrix
8 16 (1.75%) Trillium
8 16 (1.75%) DataFlux
9 15 (1.64%) Remedy
10 14 (1.53%) Google
11 13 (1.42%) Zend
11 13 (1.42%) Tableau
11 13 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
13 10 (1.09%) HP
13 10 (1.09%) EMC
13 10 (1.09%) Veritas
13 10 (1.09%) Sage
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Telco Exec
Salary: Salary negotiable 15% Corporate
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £23-27K per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago