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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 587 554 463
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -91
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 338 417 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 1.11% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 260 342 390
Average salary £34,895 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,491 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -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
35076 37704 34162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.63% 31.32% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29597 32450 29578
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 29 June 2015 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 29 June 2015. 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 -16 299 £34,000 +4.61% 44
London -12 104 £37,500 -16.66% 12
East of England +40 58 £35,000 +9.89% 2
South East -54 52 £26,500 -14.51% 9
Essex +35 38 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Midlands -18 28 £32,500 +14.03% 6
Berkshire +4 22 £26,000 -3.70% 2
Scotland +27 20 £31,500 -19.23%
East Midlands 0 19 £32,500 +11.11% 1
Basildon +14 17 £35,000 +25.00% 1
North West +2 17 £42,500 +41.66% 5
Reading +6 14 £26,000 -
Birmingham -17 13 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £33,750 +18.42%
Edinburgh +22 11 £35,500 -
Nottingham +10 11 £32,500 +54.76%
City of London 0 11 £70,000 +36.58% 2
South West -24 11 £24,500 -23.43% 5
Hertfordshire +9 10 £25,000 -37.50%
Manchester +1 10 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Bristol -6 9 £24,500 -31.46% 2
Bedfordshire - 9 £33,500 -
Surrey +7 8 £31,500 +40.00%
Glasgow +9 7 £21,500 -44.87%
Buckinghamshire +6 7 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +3 7 £23,000 -12.38% 2
West Sussex -13 7 £25,000 -19.35% 2
Chichester - 6 £25,000 -
Brentwood - 6 £45,000 -
Coventry -8 5 £31,000 -1.58% 1

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

1 453 (63.00%) MS Excel
2 422 (58.69%) SQL
3 356 (49.51%) SQL Server
4 343 (47.71%) Microsoft
5 234 (32.55%) VBA
6 197 (27.40%) Degree
7 188 (26.15%) .NET
8 168 (23.37%) Finance
9 157 (21.84%) Analytical Skills
10 152 (21.14%) HTML
11 147 (20.45%) C#
12 143 (19.89%) MS Office
13 121 (16.83%) Windows
14 113 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
15 111 (15.44%) JavaScript
16 103 (14.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 98 (13.63%) VB
18 97 (13.49%) Oracle
19 92 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 86 (11.96%) Project Management
21 84 (11.68%) Management Information System
22 83 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
23 80 (11.13%) CSS
24 78 (10.85%) Computer Science
25 77 (10.71%) SharePoint
26 76 (10.57%) Marketing
26 76 (10.57%) Relational Database
27 71 (9.87%) ASP.NET
28 67 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 58 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 77 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.31%) SAS
3 28 (3.89%) IIS
4 25 (3.48%) CMS
5 22 (3.06%) MS Exchange
6 18 (2.50%) IBM Notes
7 12 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.53%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.39%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.25%) Joomla!
11 7 (0.97%) JBoss
11 7 (0.97%) CICS
11 7 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.83%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.70%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 453 (63.00%) MS Excel
2 143 (19.89%) MS Office
3 83 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (4.45%) MS Project
5 29 (4.03%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (1.39%) PowerPivot
8 9 (1.25%) SPSS
9 8 (1.11%) SOLIDWORKS
9 8 (1.11%) FastStats
9 8 (1.11%) Solid Edge
10 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.14%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.14%) ProjectWise
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.11%) SunGard AvantGard
2 8 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.97%) CODA-Financials
3 7 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.70%) JDE OneWorld
4 5 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.42%) Unica
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.42%) Line 50
6 2 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.28%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Nortel Periphonics
7 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.28%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.92%) SAN
2 15 (2.09%) DNS
3 12 (1.67%) Intranet
3 12 (1.67%) Internet
3 12 (1.67%) Firewall
4 11 (1.53%) Wireless
5 10 (1.39%) VPN
6 9 (1.25%) VoIP
6 9 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.11%) FTP
8 7 (0.97%) LAN
9 6 (0.83%) 3G
10 5 (0.70%) Telnet
10 5 (0.70%) GoToMeeting
11 4 (0.56%) WAN
11 4 (0.56%) IPX
12 3 (0.42%) HTTP
12 3 (0.42%) DHCP
12 3 (0.42%) Network Security
13 2 (0.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (49.51%) SQL Server
2 103 (14.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 92 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (10.57%) Relational Database
5 67 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 58 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
8 43 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 39 (5.42%) Data Mining
10 37 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 33 (4.59%) MySQL
12 30 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
13 25 (3.48%) FileMaker
14 19 (2.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 18 (2.50%) RDBMS
16 17 (2.36%) QlikView
17 16 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (1.81%) Oracle Database
18 13 (1.81%) Oracle BI EE
19 11 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 58 (8.07%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 14 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.39%) Subversion
5 9 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (1.25%) Toad
6 6 (0.83%) Maven
6 6 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (0.70%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.70%) NUnit
8 4 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.28%) LSMW
9 2 (0.28%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.28%) Hudson
10 1 (0.14%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.14%) QADirector
10 1 (0.14%) Selenium
General
1 168 (23.37%) Finance
2 76 (10.57%) Marketing
3 38 (5.29%) Retail
4 36 (5.01%) Banking
5 31 (4.31%) Back Office
6 25 (3.48%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.06%) Legal
8 14 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.53%) Automotive
10 10 (1.39%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.25%) French Language
12 7 (0.97%) Billing
12 7 (0.97%) Law
13 6 (0.83%) Advertising
13 6 (0.83%) Arabic Language
13 6 (0.83%) Russian Language
14 5 (0.70%) German Language
15 3 (0.42%) International Banking
15 3 (0.42%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 260 (36.16%) Analyst
2 255 (35.47%) Developer
3 80 (11.13%) Data Analyst
4 38 (5.29%) Business Analyst
5 37 (5.15%) Support Analyst
5 37 (5.15%) Applications Support
6 35 (4.87%) .NET Developer
7 33 (4.59%) Technical Analyst
8 31 (4.31%) Consultant
9 28 (3.89%) Web Developer
9 28 (3.89%) Software Developer
10 27 (3.76%) Junior
10 27 (3.76%) SQL Developer
11 24 (3.34%) Technical Support
12 23 (3.20%) Access Developer
13 21 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
13 21 (2.92%) Administrator
14 20 (2.78%) Support Engineer
14 20 (2.78%) C# Developer
15 19 (2.64%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (26.15%) .NET
2 152 (21.14%) HTML
3 80 (11.13%) CSS
4 71 (9.87%) ASP.NET
5 50 (6.95%) XML
6 49 (6.82%) .NET Framework
7 37 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (4.73%) Ajax
9 28 (3.89%) Web Services
9 28 (3.89%) jQuery
10 15 (2.09%) HTML5
10 15 (2.09%) MDX
11 13 (1.81%) Flash
12 11 (1.53%) ADSI
12 11 (1.53%) CSS3
13 10 (1.39%) ODBC
14 9 (1.25%) Entity Framework
15 7 (0.97%) XHTML
15 7 (0.97%) JSP
15 7 (0.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 157 (21.84%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (11.68%) Management Information System
3 78 (10.85%) Computer Science
4 42 (5.84%) Mathematics
5 35 (4.87%) NHS
6 32 (4.45%) Statistics
7 30 (4.17%) Visualisation
8 23 (3.20%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.50%) Data Extraction
10 17 (2.36%) iSeries
11 16 (2.23%) AS400
12 14 (1.95%) Blackberry
13 13 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
14 12 (1.67%) PMI
14 12 (1.67%) Mainframe
14 12 (1.67%) Fixed Income
15 11 (1.53%) Data Integration
15 11 (1.53%) Social Media
15 11 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
16 10 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 121 (16.83%) Windows
2 44 (6.12%) UNIX
3 38 (5.29%) Linux
4 22 (3.06%) Solaris
4 22 (3.06%) AIX
5 20 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 18 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 16 (2.23%) Data ONTAP
8 14 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.83%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.56%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.42%) HPUX
12 3 (0.42%) Android
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
2 86 (11.96%) Project Management
3 56 (7.79%) Data Analysis
4 48 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (6.68%) MVC
5 47 (6.54%) Time Management
6 46 (6.40%) ITIL
6 46 (6.40%) Data Management
6 46 (6.40%) Business Analysis
7 45 (6.26%) Analytics
8 40 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (4.73%) ERP
10 33 (4.59%) SDLC
11 32 (4.45%) Data Modelling
12 29 (4.03%) CRM
12 29 (4.03%) Web Development
13 28 (3.89%) Migration
14 26 (3.62%) ETL
15 25 (3.48%) PRINCE2
16 24 (3.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 422 (58.69%) SQL
2 234 (32.55%) VBA
3 147 (20.45%) C#
4 111 (15.44%) JavaScript
5 98 (13.63%) VB
6 56 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 56 (7.79%) Java
7 49 (6.82%) PHP
8 43 (5.98%) VB.NET
9 18 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.09%) VB6
11 14 (1.95%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.25%) Python
12 9 (1.25%) C
12 9 (1.25%) R
13 8 (1.11%) TypeScript
14 7 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.97%) COBOL
15 6 (0.83%) Delphi
15 6 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 197 (27.40%) Degree
2 23 (3.20%) MCP
3 18 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.36%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.25%) HND
6 8 (1.11%) HNC
6 8 (1.11%) CNE
6 8 (1.11%) Novell Certification
7 6 (0.83%) PMP
8 5 (0.70%) MCSE
9 4 (0.56%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.56%) ISEB
9 4 (0.56%) OCA
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.56%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.28%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.54%) QA
2 13 (1.81%) SLA
3 10 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.25%) HL7
5 8 (1.11%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.70%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.70%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 23 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.50%) VMware ESX
2 18 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.42%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.14%) XenApp
4 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (2.23%) Tivoli
3 8 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.56%) SCCM
4 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (0.42%) Netcool
5 3 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (0.42%) Unicenter
5 3 (0.42%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 343 (47.71%) Microsoft
2 97 (13.49%) Oracle
3 44 (6.12%) Business Objects
3 44 (6.12%) IBM
4 38 (5.29%) Citrix
5 32 (4.45%) SAP
6 29 (4.03%) VMware
6 29 (4.03%) Tableau
7 26 (3.62%) Cognos
8 18 (2.50%) Lotus
9 17 (2.36%) Sybase
10 16 (2.23%) NetApp
10 16 (2.23%) BMC
11 15 (2.09%) Adobe
12 11 (1.53%) Cisco
12 11 (1.53%) CODA
13 10 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (1.11%) Alterian
14 8 (1.11%) LANDesk
14 8 (1.11%) SunGard
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
New Malden, Surrey
Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Talent Spa
Salary: Up to £35k Base, depending on experience / £45k-50k OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Advantage XPO
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Pulborough, West Sussex
Zodo
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £32,927 to £43,486 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago