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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 536 511 485
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 390 412 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.21% 1.22% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 303 329 399
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -

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
32145 33660 34532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.21% 31.54% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27415 28299 30225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -22 345 £35,000 - 49
South East +2 105 £34,500 -2.81% 11
London -6 95 £42,500 -15.00% 13
West Midlands -4 48 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Berkshire +14 43 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Yorkshire +8 31 £32,500 -7.14% 3
East of England -20 31 £25,000 -24.24% 1
Leeds +18 26 £55,000 +51.72% 1
West Yorkshire +5 26 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 22 £27,500 -36.86%
Scotland +11 21 £40,000 +66.66% 6
City of London -16 20 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Milton Keynes -17 17 £27,500 -20.54%
Staffordshire +7 16 £40,000 +44.14% 1
Surrey 0 16 £35,000 -4.10% 2
South West -46 16 £32,500 - 10
Edinburgh +12 14 £40,000 +37.93% 4
Birmingham -13 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Warwick - 14 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 14 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 11 £25,000 -50.00%
Hampshire -10 11 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Bristol -13 11 £34,000 +4.61% 4
Essex -18 11 £21,000 -34.37%
North West -28 10 £32,500 - 8
Brentwood - 9 - -
Bracknell - 8 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £25,000 -
East Midlands +21 7 £26,500 -9.40% 1
Manchester +7 7 £32,500 +44.44% 2

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 548 (65.94%) MS Excel
2 526 (63.30%) SQL
3 451 (54.27%) SQL Server
4 437 (52.59%) Microsoft
5 261 (31.41%) VBA
6 218 (26.23%) .NET
7 210 (25.27%) Degree
8 193 (23.23%) Finance
9 191 (22.98%) Analytical Skills
10 176 (21.18%) MS Office
11 169 (20.34%) Windows
12 157 (18.89%) C#
13 153 (18.41%) T-SQL
14 151 (18.17%) Oracle
15 145 (17.45%) VB
16 134 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
17 129 (15.52%) HTML
18 128 (15.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 128 (15.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 128 (15.40%) Relational Database
19 125 (15.04%) SharePoint
20 120 (14.44%) SQL Server 2008
21 117 (14.08%) ASP.NET
22 110 (13.24%) Project Management
23 105 (12.64%) Computer Science
24 94 (11.31%) Data Analysis
25 91 (10.95%) JavaScript
26 88 (10.59%) Visual Studio
27 85 (10.23%) MS PowerPoint
28 82 (9.87%) CSS

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 125 (15.04%) SharePoint
2 57 (6.86%) SAS
3 33 (3.97%) IIS
4 26 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 23 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 18 (2.17%) WordPress
7 14 (1.68%) CMS
8 13 (1.56%) IBM Notes
9 9 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.08%) Live Communications Server
10 6 (0.72%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.60%) JBoss
12 4 (0.48%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.48%) LiveCycle
13 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.36%) Apache
Applications
1 548 (65.94%) MS Excel
2 176 (21.18%) MS Office
3 85 (10.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (6.02%) MS Visio
5 33 (3.97%) MS Project
6 17 (2.05%) PowerPivot
7 11 (1.32%) SPSS
8 7 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.48%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.48%) Solid Edge
10 2 (0.24%) FastStats
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.96%) ResourceLink
4 5 (0.60%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.48%) Retail-J
5 4 (0.48%) CODA-Financials
5 4 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.36%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 2 (0.24%) Nortel Periphonics
7 2 (0.24%) SalesLogix
7 2 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.24%) Agresso
7 2 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.24%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.12%) Endur
8 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.01%) Office 365
2 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.61%) SAN
2 20 (2.41%) DNS
2 20 (2.41%) Internet
3 17 (2.05%) IPX
4 16 (1.93%) LAN
5 12 (1.44%) DHCP
6 11 (1.32%) Firewall
7 10 (1.20%) WAN
8 8 (0.96%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.72%) Wireless
9 6 (0.72%) FTP
10 5 (0.60%) Intranet
10 5 (0.60%) VoIP
11 4 (0.48%) HTTP
11 4 (0.48%) VPN
12 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.24%) Frame Relay
12 2 (0.24%) Cisco ICM
12 2 (0.24%) PBX
12 2 (0.24%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (54.27%) SQL Server
2 128 (15.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 128 (15.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 128 (15.40%) Relational Database
3 120 (14.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
5 76 (9.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 69 (8.30%) MySQL
7 58 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 50 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (4.45%) Data Mining
9 37 (4.45%) Crystal Reports
10 29 (3.49%) QlikView
11 28 (3.37%) RDBMS
11 28 (3.37%) FileMaker
12 22 (2.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (2.17%) Oracle Database
14 17 (2.05%) Big Data
15 16 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (1.81%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 88 (10.59%) Visual Studio
2 17 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 17 (2.05%) LSMW
3 14 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (1.44%) NUnit
5 12 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (1.44%) Selenium
5 12 (1.44%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.32%) Subversion
7 7 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (0.72%) Hudson
9 5 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.48%) Maven
10 4 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.48%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.48%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.24%) Toad
11 2 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 193 (23.23%) Finance
2 64 (7.70%) Marketing
3 41 (4.93%) Retail
4 37 (4.45%) Banking
5 21 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.41%) Back Office
7 19 (2.29%) Legal
8 13 (1.56%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (0.84%) French Language
11 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.60%) Automotive
12 5 (0.60%) Advertising
13 4 (0.48%) Games
13 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.36%) German Language
14 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.36%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 355 (42.72%) Analyst
2 252 (30.32%) Developer
3 100 (12.03%) Data Analyst
4 69 (8.30%) Business Analyst
5 54 (6.50%) Applications Support
6 48 (5.78%) Support Analyst
7 44 (5.29%) DBA
8 40 (4.81%) Support Engineer
9 39 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
10 37 (4.45%) MI Analyst
11 36 (4.33%) .NET Developer
12 31 (3.73%) Administrator
13 29 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
13 29 (3.49%) SQL DBA
14 28 (3.37%) SQL Developer
14 28 (3.37%) Consultant
15 25 (3.01%) C# Developer
15 25 (3.01%) Systems Developer
15 25 (3.01%) Software Developer
15 25 (3.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (26.23%) .NET
2 129 (15.52%) HTML
3 117 (14.08%) ASP.NET
4 82 (9.87%) CSS
5 53 (6.38%) XML
6 43 (5.17%) Web Services
7 41 (4.93%) jQuery
8 40 (4.81%) .NET Framework
8 40 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (2.29%) WCF
10 17 (2.05%) Ajax
11 16 (1.93%) SOAP
12 14 (1.68%) Flash
13 13 (1.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (1.20%) WinForms
14 10 (1.20%) HTML5
14 10 (1.20%) LINQ
14 10 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (1.08%) COM+
15 9 (1.08%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 191 (22.98%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (12.64%) Computer Science
3 75 (9.03%) Management Information System
4 51 (6.14%) Mathematics
5 36 (4.33%) Statistics
6 27 (3.25%) Visualisation
7 26 (3.13%) NHS
8 19 (2.29%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.81%) Replication
10 14 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.56%) iSeries
11 13 (1.56%) AS400
12 12 (1.44%) PMI
12 12 (1.44%) Mainframe
13 11 (1.32%) Data Extraction
14 9 (1.08%) Fat Client
14 9 (1.08%) Thin Client
14 9 (1.08%) Fixed Income
15 8 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
15 8 (0.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 169 (20.34%) Windows
2 40 (4.81%) UNIX
3 34 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (4.09%) Linux
4 32 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 30 (3.61%) Windows XP
6 24 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.56%) Windows Vista
8 13 (1.56%) AIX
8 13 (1.56%) Solaris
9 12 (1.44%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.24%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.12%) Android
11 1 (0.12%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 110 (13.24%) Project Management
3 94 (11.31%) Data Analysis
4 57 (6.86%) ITIL
5 56 (6.74%) MVC
6 53 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (6.26%) Data Modelling
7 52 (6.26%) Analytics
8 49 (5.90%) ETL
9 48 (5.78%) Business Analysis
9 48 (5.78%) Data Management
9 48 (5.78%) Time Management
10 43 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (4.69%) CRM
12 35 (4.21%) Web Development
13 32 (3.85%) PRINCE2
13 32 (3.85%) Migration
13 32 (3.85%) Change Management
14 29 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 29 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 526 (63.30%) SQL
2 261 (31.41%) VBA
3 157 (18.89%) C#
4 153 (18.41%) T-SQL
5 145 (17.45%) VB
6 91 (10.95%) JavaScript
7 57 (6.86%) PHP
8 50 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 33 (3.97%) Python
10 32 (3.85%) VB6
11 30 (3.61%) Java
12 24 (2.89%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.17%) ABAP
13 18 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.32%) C++
15 8 (0.96%) C
15 8 (0.96%) R
16 7 (0.84%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.84%) Perl
17 6 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 210 (25.27%) Degree
2 24 (2.89%) MCP
3 20 (2.41%) PMI Certification
4 19 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.81%) ISEB
8 13 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.20%) CNE
9 10 (1.20%) Novell Certification
9 10 (1.20%) VCP4
10 9 (1.08%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.96%) PMP
12 6 (0.72%) HNC
13 5 (0.60%) HND
14 4 (0.48%) A+ Certification
15 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.36%) OCA
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.36%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.50%) QA
2 21 (2.53%) SLA
3 12 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.44%) HL7
4 11 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.96%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.36%) XenApp
5 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 15 (1.81%) Tivoli
3 13 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 9 (1.08%) Unicenter
4 9 (1.08%) Netcool
4 9 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (1.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.24%) SCCM
5 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 437 (52.59%) Microsoft
2 151 (18.17%) Oracle
3 59 (7.10%) Business Objects
4 41 (4.93%) Citrix
5 36 (4.33%) Cognos
6 34 (4.09%) IBM
7 29 (3.49%) SAP
8 28 (3.37%) Tableau
9 20 (2.41%) VMware
10 19 (2.29%) Sybase
11 16 (1.93%) Alterian
12 13 (1.56%) Lotus
12 13 (1.56%) NetApp
12 13 (1.56%) BMC
13 12 (1.44%) Adobe
14 11 (1.32%) Sage
15 10 (1.20%) Novell
15 10 (1.20%) HP
16 9 (1.08%) Remedy
16 9 (1.08%) EMC
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Manchester, Cheshire
AB-Supplies Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £29500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Annapurna
Salary: £90 - £125 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Harrow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago