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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 518 444 451
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 439 541 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.30% 1.54% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 346 410 459
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,470 £24,425 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,628
% change year-on-year
- +6.11%

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
33887 35228 37265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.79% 32.18% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28955 30253 33118
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 £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -84 414 £35,000 - 63
London -6 134 £38,436 -19.08% 20
South East -73 82 £34,000 -2.85% 14
East of England 0 44 £33,425 -21.35% 5
Yorkshire -53 42 £28,250 +8.65% 3
West Midlands -12 40 £30,000 +14.28% 7
North West -17 36 £35,000 +22.80% 6
West Yorkshire -35 34 £30,000 +15.38% 3
City of London +38 33 £37,500 +3.44% 4
Hampshire -7 31 £32,500 - 5
South West -31 26 £34,500 -1.42% 4
Surrey -2 22 £34,000 -10.52%
Hertfordshire -10 18 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Warwickshire -2 15 £27,850 +29.53% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 13 £19,000 -15.55% 2
Southampton +6 13 £32,500 - 1
Berkshire 0 13 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Bristol -6 12 £34,500 +6.15% 2
Leeds -13 12 £30,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands +16 11 £30,750 -18.00% 4
Manchester -17 11 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Birmingham -22 11 £45,000 +100.00%
Bradford -37 11 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Scotland -3 10 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire -5 10 £34,500 +25.45% 1
Reading +4 9 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Nuneaton - 8 £27,850 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £30,000 - 1
Egham - 8 - -
Devon - 7 £29,000 - 1

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 615 (67.36%) SQL
2 604 (66.16%) MS Excel
3 498 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 465 (50.93%) Microsoft
5 253 (27.71%) VBA
6 222 (24.32%) .NET
7 220 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
8 216 (23.66%) Finance
9 208 (22.78%) Degree
10 190 (20.81%) T-SQL
11 175 (19.17%) VB
12 170 (18.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 153 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 152 (16.65%) MS Office
15 147 (16.10%) Windows
16 144 (15.77%) C#
17 139 (15.22%) SharePoint
18 138 (15.12%) Oracle
19 122 (13.36%) Relational Database
20 117 (12.81%) HTML
20 117 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
21 116 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
22 112 (12.27%) Data Analysis
23 102 (11.17%) Project Management
24 98 (10.73%) ASP.NET
25 92 (10.08%) Computer Science
26 83 (9.09%) Marketing
27 80 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 78 (8.54%) Visual Studio
29 73 (8.00%) JavaScript

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 139 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 45 (4.93%) SAS
3 28 (3.07%) MS Exchange
3 28 (3.07%) IIS
4 23 (2.52%) WordPress
4 23 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (1.53%) CMS
6 13 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.31%) Live Communications Server
7 12 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (0.88%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.22%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.22%) Drupal
9 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.22%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.11%) Apache
10 1 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 604 (66.16%) MS Excel
2 152 (16.65%) MS Office
3 62 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (5.81%) MS Visio
5 30 (3.29%) MS Project
6 16 (1.75%) PowerPivot
7 12 (1.31%) SPSS
8 9 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.44%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 29 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.99%) ResourceLink
3 9 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.99%) Agresso
4 6 (0.66%) JDE OneWorld
4 6 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.55%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.55%) Retail-J
6 4 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.33%) CODA-Financials
7 3 (0.33%) Maximo
8 2 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.22%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.11%) Endur
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.40%) Office 365
2 15 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.64%) SaaS
3 7 (0.77%) IaaS
4 2 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.41%) SAN
2 18 (1.97%) DHCP
3 17 (1.86%) Intranet
4 16 (1.75%) Internet
5 15 (1.64%) DNS
6 14 (1.53%) LAN
7 12 (1.31%) WAN
8 10 (1.10%) IPX
9 7 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.55%) VLAN
10 5 (0.55%) HTTP
10 5 (0.55%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.44%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.44%) VoIP
11 4 (0.44%) NAS
12 3 (0.33%) Firewall
12 3 (0.33%) WLAN
12 3 (0.33%) LDAP
12 3 (0.33%) FTP
13 2 (0.22%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 498 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 170 (18.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 153 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 122 (13.36%) Relational Database
5 116 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 73 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
8 69 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 65 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 63 (6.90%) MySQL
11 39 (4.27%) Crystal Reports
12 32 (3.50%) Data Mining
12 32 (3.50%) QlikView
13 29 (3.18%) RDBMS
14 24 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
14 24 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 24 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
15 22 (2.41%) DTS
16 19 (2.08%) OLAP
17 18 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 78 (8.54%) Visual Studio
2 40 (4.38%) LSMW
3 38 (4.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.64%) Hudson
6 14 (1.53%) Git (software)
7 12 (1.31%) Selenium
7 12 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
10 7 (0.77%) Subversion
11 5 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.33%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.33%) NUnit
13 2 (0.22%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (0.22%) InstallShield
13 2 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 1 (0.11%) GoLive
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 216 (23.66%) Finance
2 83 (9.09%) Marketing
3 47 (5.15%) Legal
4 35 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.29%) Banking
6 28 (3.07%) Retail
7 14 (1.53%) Back Office
8 10 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.10%) Billing
9 8 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.88%) Law
9 8 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (0.66%) Games
10 6 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.55%) Advertising
11 5 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.55%) French Language
12 3 (0.33%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 418 (45.78%) Analyst
2 261 (28.59%) Developer
3 126 (13.80%) Data Analyst
4 75 (8.21%) Business Analyst
5 63 (6.90%) DBA
6 53 (5.81%) Administrator
6 53 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 52 (5.70%) Applications Support
8 49 (5.37%) SQL DBA
8 49 (5.37%) MI Analyst
9 41 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
10 40 (4.38%) SQL Developer
11 36 (3.94%) SQL Server DBA
11 36 (3.94%) Report Analyst
11 36 (3.94%) Support Engineer
12 35 (3.83%) .NET Developer
13 33 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 32 (3.50%) Excel Developer
15 30 (3.29%) C# Developer
16 28 (3.07%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (24.32%) .NET
2 117 (12.81%) HTML
3 98 (10.73%) ASP.NET
4 60 (6.57%) CSS
5 50 (5.48%) XML
6 48 (5.26%) Web Services
7 44 (4.82%) jQuery
8 27 (2.96%) SOAP
9 25 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (2.52%) .NET Framework
11 17 (1.86%) Classic ASP
12 15 (1.64%) HTML5
13 14 (1.53%) WCF
13 14 (1.53%) LINQ
14 13 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (1.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (1.20%) Ajax
17 10 (1.10%) WinForms
18 9 (0.99%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 220 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (10.08%) Computer Science
3 60 (6.57%) Statistics
4 57 (6.24%) Mathematics
5 51 (5.59%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.74%) Replication
7 23 (2.52%) Visualisation
8 12 (1.31%) Thin Client
8 12 (1.31%) Fat Client
9 11 (1.20%) Open Source
9 11 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.10%) Fixed Income
11 9 (0.99%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.77%) Physics
12 7 (0.77%) NHS
13 6 (0.66%) Photography
13 6 (0.66%) Reference Data
13 6 (0.66%) User Experience
13 6 (0.66%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 147 (16.10%) Windows
2 46 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (4.60%) Windows XP
4 38 (4.16%) Windows 7
5 27 (2.96%) Windows 8
6 22 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (2.19%) UNIX
8 14 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.53%) Windows Vista
8 14 (1.53%) Linux
9 4 (0.44%) AIX
9 4 (0.44%) Solaris
10 3 (0.33%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
2 112 (12.27%) Data Analysis
3 102 (11.17%) Project Management
4 73 (8.00%) Migration
5 61 (6.68%) Data Migration
6 60 (6.57%) CRM
7 59 (6.46%) Data Management
8 52 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (5.70%) Analytics
9 50 (5.48%) Time Management
9 50 (5.48%) ETL
10 47 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
11 45 (4.93%) Data Modelling
12 42 (4.60%) Business Analysis
13 41 (4.49%) MVC
13 41 (4.49%) Line Management
14 38 (4.16%) Campaign Management
15 34 (3.72%) Mentoring
15 34 (3.72%) Test Scripting
16 33 (3.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 615 (67.36%) SQL
2 253 (27.71%) VBA
3 190 (20.81%) T-SQL
4 175 (19.17%) VB
5 144 (15.77%) C#
6 73 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 61 (6.68%) VB.NET
8 53 (5.81%) PHP
9 42 (4.60%) ABAP
10 37 (4.05%) Python
11 29 (3.18%) VB6
12 21 (2.30%) Java
13 17 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.10%) C++
15 10 (1.10%) VBScript
16 9 (0.99%) PHP5
17 8 (0.88%) Perl
18 7 (0.77%) R
19 6 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 208 (22.78%) Degree
2 43 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.53%) MCP
5 14 (1.53%) ISEB
6 12 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.88%) PMP
9 6 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.44%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.44%) MCSE
10 4 (0.44%) MCSA
11 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.33%) ACCA
11 3 (0.33%) CIMA
11 3 (0.33%) MCITP
12 2 (0.22%) CCNA
12 2 (0.22%) CCDA
13 1 (0.11%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.82%) QA
2 29 (3.18%) SLA
3 24 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.33%) HL7
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
System Software
1 65 (7.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.33%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.33%) XenApp
6 2 (0.22%) vSphere
6 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 12 (1.31%) Netcool
1 12 (1.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 12 (1.31%) NetBackup
1 12 (1.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 12 (1.31%) Unicenter
2 6 (0.66%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.66%) SCCM
3 4 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.22%) Nagios
4 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 465 (50.93%) Microsoft
2 138 (15.12%) Oracle
3 58 (6.35%) SAP
4 47 (5.15%) Business Objects
5 36 (3.94%) Cognos
6 31 (3.40%) Citrix
7 20 (2.19%) Tableau
8 17 (1.86%) Primavera
9 14 (1.53%) Sage
10 13 (1.42%) BMC
10 13 (1.42%) HP
11 12 (1.31%) EMC
11 12 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
11 12 (1.31%) Veritas
11 12 (1.31%) Remedy
11 12 (1.31%) JD Edwards
11 12 (1.31%) Alterian
11 12 (1.31%) Meridio
12 9 (0.99%) Northgate
12 9 (0.99%) VMware
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum 28-32k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £33,421 to £42,717 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitX
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitX
Salary: Up to £25,000 Per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago