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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 556 554 465
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -89
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 364 414 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 1.10% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 272 334 442
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%

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
34270 37484 35796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.10% 31.42% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28940 31882 30963
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -32 316 £35,000 +2.94% 46
London -25 93 £36,000 -20.00% 11
South East +17 91 £28,000 -11.11% 8
East of England +12 36 £39,750 +24.80% 4
Berkshire +12 33 £28,000 -29.11% 1
Yorkshire +24 25 £30,000 +19.40% 1
Surrey +37 24 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Scotland +21 23 £35,500 +20.33% 2
West Midlands -28 23 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Essex +26 22 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Edinburgh +26 20 £35,500 +20.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 19 £27,500 -30.91%
West Yorkshire +31 17 £30,000 +27.65% 1
Leeds +22 16 £30,000 +27.65% 1
South West -17 16 £32,500 -2.98% 6
East Midlands +7 14 £34,789 +22.06% 2
North West -10 14 £27,500 -15.38% 9
City of London -2 13 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Bristol +4 12 £32,500 -4.41% 5
Reading +3 12 £26,500 -35.84% 1
Milton Keynes -15 12 £25,000 -37.19%
Birmingham -16 12 £35,000 +84.21%
Nottinghamshire +7 10 £35,000 +22.80%
Nottingham -1 10 £35,000 +66.66%
Brentwood - 9 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +27 7 £35,000 +14.75%
Oxfordshire +7 7 £28,000 -1.75%
Wales +2 7 £26,250 +5.00% 1
Manchester -2 7 £27,500 +22.22% 8
North Yorkshire +17 6 £23,000 -

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 481 (64.30%) MS Excel
2 457 (61.10%) SQL
3 381 (50.94%) SQL Server
4 373 (49.87%) Microsoft
5 235 (31.42%) VBA
6 217 (29.01%) Degree
7 214 (28.61%) .NET
8 172 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
9 170 (22.73%) Finance
10 163 (21.79%) C#
11 159 (21.26%) MS Office
12 151 (20.19%) Windows
13 145 (19.39%) HTML
14 126 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
15 122 (16.31%) VB
16 117 (15.64%) JavaScript
17 112 (14.97%) Oracle
18 106 (14.17%) ASP.NET
19 105 (14.04%) Relational Database
20 104 (13.90%) Project Management
21 103 (13.77%) SharePoint
22 101 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 92 (12.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 91 (12.17%) CSS
24 91 (12.17%) SQL Server 2008
25 90 (12.03%) MS PowerPoint
26 87 (11.63%) T-SQL
27 81 (10.83%) Management Information System
28 77 (10.29%) Marketing
28 77 (10.29%) Computer Science

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 103 (13.77%) SharePoint
2 44 (5.88%) SAS
3 31 (4.14%) IIS
4 25 (3.34%) MS Exchange
5 21 (2.81%) IBM Notes
5 21 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (1.74%) CMS
7 11 (1.47%) WordPress
8 8 (1.07%) Joomla!
9 7 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.94%) Live Communications Server
9 7 (0.94%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.80%) CICS
10 6 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.80%) JBoss
11 5 (0.67%) WorkSite
12 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (0.53%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 481 (64.30%) MS Excel
2 159 (21.26%) MS Office
3 90 (12.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (5.61%) MS Visio
5 31 (4.14%) MS Project
6 8 (1.07%) PowerPivot
6 8 (1.07%) Solid Edge
6 8 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.07%) SOLIDWORKS
7 6 (0.80%) FastStats
7 6 (0.80%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.80%) ResourceLink
3 5 (0.67%) JDE OneWorld
3 5 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.40%) Line 50
4 3 (0.40%) Unica
4 3 (0.40%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 2 (0.27%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.27%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.27%) Nortel Periphonics
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.13%) Agresso
6 1 (0.13%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.13%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.74%) Office 365
2 11 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.28%) SAN
2 21 (2.81%) DNS
3 16 (2.14%) Firewall
3 16 (2.14%) Internet
4 11 (1.47%) IPX
4 11 (1.47%) Wireless
5 10 (1.34%) LAN
6 8 (1.07%) DHCP
6 8 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.07%) VoIP
7 7 (0.94%) VPN
7 7 (0.94%) FTP
8 6 (0.80%) Intranet
9 5 (0.67%) WAN
9 5 (0.67%) HTTP
9 5 (0.67%) GoToMeeting
10 4 (0.53%) 3G
11 3 (0.40%) Network Security
12 2 (0.27%) Cisco ICM
12 2 (0.27%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (50.94%) SQL Server
2 105 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 101 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (12.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 91 (12.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 68 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 60 (8.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 45 (6.02%) MySQL
9 41 (5.48%) Data Mining
9 41 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 38 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
12 26 (3.48%) FileMaker
13 23 (3.07%) QlikView
14 20 (2.67%) RDBMS
15 19 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 17 (2.27%) Oracle Database
17 16 (2.14%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (1.60%) DTS
Development Applications
1 72 (9.63%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.60%) TeamCity
2 12 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (1.60%) NUnit
3 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (1.34%) Subversion
5 8 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.80%) Maven
6 6 (0.80%) Toad
7 4 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.27%) Hudson
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.27%) Selenium
9 2 (0.27%) LSMW
9 2 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.13%) FrontPage
10 1 (0.13%) WinDbg
General
1 170 (22.73%) Finance
2 77 (10.29%) Marketing
3 40 (5.35%) Retail
4 29 (3.88%) Banking
5 25 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.27%) Back Office
7 16 (2.14%) Legal
8 11 (1.47%) Automotive
9 9 (1.20%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.94%) French Language
11 6 (0.80%) Billing
12 5 (0.67%) Advertising
13 4 (0.53%) Law
14 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.40%) German Language
15 2 (0.27%) Electronics
15 2 (0.27%) Publishing
15 2 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 290 (38.77%) Analyst
2 257 (34.36%) Developer
3 92 (12.30%) Data Analyst
4 48 (6.42%) Business Analyst
5 47 (6.28%) Applications Support
6 44 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 37 (4.95%) Support Analyst
8 31 (4.14%) Support Engineer
9 30 (4.01%) Software Developer
10 29 (3.88%) Consultant
11 27 (3.61%) Web Developer
11 27 (3.61%) Junior
12 26 (3.48%) Systems Developer
12 26 (3.48%) Technical Support
13 25 (3.34%) DBA
14 24 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
14 24 (3.21%) C# Developer
15 23 (3.07%) Systems Analyst
15 23 (3.07%) Applications Support Analyst
15 23 (3.07%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (28.61%) .NET
2 145 (19.39%) HTML
3 106 (14.17%) ASP.NET
4 91 (12.17%) CSS
5 49 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (6.42%) .NET Framework
7 47 (6.28%) XML
8 39 (5.21%) Web Services
9 37 (4.95%) jQuery
10 26 (3.48%) Ajax
11 17 (2.27%) Flash
12 12 (1.60%) Entity Framework
13 11 (1.47%) WCF
13 11 (1.47%) HTML5
14 10 (1.34%) CSS3
14 10 (1.34%) MDX
15 8 (1.07%) ODBC
16 7 (0.94%) XSLT
16 7 (0.94%) J2EE
16 7 (0.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 172 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (10.83%) Management Information System
3 77 (10.29%) Computer Science
4 40 (5.35%) Mathematics
5 32 (4.28%) NHS
6 31 (4.14%) Statistics
7 23 (3.07%) Visualisation
8 21 (2.81%) iSeries
9 20 (2.67%) AS400
10 19 (2.54%) Data Structures
11 14 (1.87%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.74%) PMI
12 13 (1.74%) Blackberry
12 13 (1.74%) Mainframe
13 12 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.60%) Performance Metrics
13 12 (1.60%) Data Extraction
13 12 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
14 11 (1.47%) Social Media
15 10 (1.34%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 151 (20.19%) Windows
2 53 (7.09%) UNIX
3 47 (6.28%) Linux
4 29 (3.88%) Windows 7
5 26 (3.48%) AIX
5 26 (3.48%) Solaris
6 21 (2.81%) Windows XP
7 20 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.67%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.53%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.53%) Android
11 4 (0.53%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.40%) HPUX
12 3 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.27%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.13%) CentOS
14 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
2 104 (13.90%) Project Management
3 73 (9.76%) Data Analysis
4 64 (8.56%) MVC
5 56 (7.49%) ITIL
6 53 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (6.55%) Analytics
8 46 (6.15%) Business Analysis
9 43 (5.75%) Data Management
9 43 (5.75%) Data Modelling
10 41 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (5.21%) ETL
12 36 (4.81%) PRINCE2
12 36 (4.81%) Time Management
13 33 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
14 32 (4.28%) Web Development
15 28 (3.74%) Workflow
16 27 (3.61%) Change Management
17 24 (3.21%) Validation
17 24 (3.21%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 457 (61.10%) SQL
2 235 (31.42%) VBA
3 163 (21.79%) C#
4 122 (16.31%) VB
5 117 (15.64%) JavaScript
6 87 (11.63%) T-SQL
7 56 (7.49%) PHP
8 49 (6.55%) Java
9 43 (5.75%) VB.NET
10 27 (3.61%) VB6
11 21 (2.81%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.54%) Python
13 11 (1.47%) C
14 8 (1.07%) R
14 8 (1.07%) TypeScript
14 8 (1.07%) C++
15 7 (0.94%) COBOL
16 6 (0.80%) Pascal
16 6 (0.80%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.80%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 217 (29.01%) Degree
2 25 (3.34%) MCP
3 20 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (2.54%) PMI Certification
5 16 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.47%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.34%) CNE
7 10 (1.34%) Novell Certification
8 8 (1.07%) HNC
8 8 (1.07%) HND
9 7 (0.94%) PMP
10 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.53%) ISEB
11 4 (0.53%) OCA
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.53%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.09%) QA
2 20 (2.67%) SLA
3 12 (1.60%) HL7
4 10 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.20%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.53%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) P3O
System Software
1 42 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.67%) VMware ESX
3 16 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.67%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (3.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 21 (2.81%) Tivoli
3 13 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.94%) Netcool
4 7 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (0.94%) Unicenter
4 7 (0.94%) NetBackup
4 7 (0.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (0.27%) SCCM
5 2 (0.27%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 373 (49.87%) Microsoft
2 112 (14.97%) Oracle
3 56 (7.49%) Business Objects
4 50 (6.68%) IBM
5 45 (6.02%) Citrix
6 28 (3.74%) Cognos
7 26 (3.48%) SAP
8 25 (3.34%) VMware
9 24 (3.21%) Tableau
10 22 (2.94%) Sybase
11 21 (2.81%) Lotus
12 20 (2.67%) BMC
12 20 (2.67%) NetApp
13 14 (1.87%) Adobe
14 11 (1.47%) Alterian
15 10 (1.34%) Novell
15 10 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.07%) LANDesk
17 7 (0.94%) Sage
17 7 (0.94%) HP
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
My Dentist
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Up to £28K DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
ABE
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Autonet Insurance
Salary: Salary is negotiable dependant upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Fintrax
Salary: Pension, Life cover, BUPA & Holidays
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
North West England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago