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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 547 499 477
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -22
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 373 428 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 1.30% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 306 364 426
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%

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
31451 33008 36489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.84% 31.82% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 27036 27981 32446
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 27 January 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 -51 338 £35,000 - 49
London +8 107 £41,500 -7.77% 20
South East -47 81 £34,921 -4.97% 11
West Midlands +8 48 £36,250 +31.81% 7
East of England -13 39 £28,500 -12.97%
Yorkshire -24 28 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire +5 25 £54,250 +20.55% 3
City of London 0 25 £40,000 -23.80% 5
West Yorkshire -10 22 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -12 22 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Leeds +7 19 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Scotland +25 17 £40,000 +79.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 16 £34,500 -17.85% 4
Warwickshire +8 15 £35,000 +66.66% 2
Hertfordshire +4 15 £30,000 -48.93%
South West -36 15 £34,000 +4.61% 4
Birmingham -14 14 £47,500 +65.21%
Staffordshire +11 13 £40,000 +52.38% 3
Milton Keynes -18 13 £34,500 -27.36% 3
Warwick - 13 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 11 £19,000 -15.55%
East Midlands +21 10 £27,500 -24.13% 4
Bristol -17 10 £34,000 +4.61% 2
Edinburgh +11 9 £41,500 +84.44% 1
Essex -29 9 £21,000 -30.00%
North West -37 9 £32,500 - 2
Surrey -6 8 £36,000 -5.26% 1
Southampton - 8 £32,500 -
Brentwood - 8 - -
Stafford +5 7 £40,000 +44.14%

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 585 (66.48%) MS Excel
2 564 (64.09%) SQL
3 488 (55.45%) SQL Server
4 465 (52.84%) Microsoft
5 271 (30.80%) VBA
6 233 (26.48%) .NET
7 204 (23.18%) Finance
8 201 (22.84%) Degree
9 200 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 180 (20.45%) T-SQL
11 168 (19.09%) MS Office
12 167 (18.98%) VB
13 165 (18.75%) Windows
14 162 (18.41%) C#
15 151 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 150 (17.05%) Oracle
17 144 (16.36%) SharePoint
18 140 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 137 (15.57%) Relational Database
20 131 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
20 131 (14.89%) HTML
21 120 (13.64%) ASP.NET
22 119 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
23 105 (11.93%) Data Analysis
24 104 (11.82%) Project Management
25 92 (10.45%) Computer Science
26 87 (9.89%) Visual Studio
27 85 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
28 82 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 81 (9.20%) JavaScript

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 144 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 52 (5.91%) SAS
3 31 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 30 (3.41%) IIS
5 29 (3.30%) MS Exchange
6 23 (2.61%) WordPress
7 18 (2.05%) CMS
8 13 (1.48%) IBM Notes
9 11 (1.25%) Live Communications Server
9 11 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.45%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.23%) Drupal
13 2 (0.23%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.23%) Lync
13 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.23%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 585 (66.48%) MS Excel
2 168 (19.09%) MS Office
3 75 (8.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 30 (3.41%) MS Project
6 13 (1.48%) PowerPivot
7 10 (1.14%) SPSS
8 7 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.45%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.34%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.23%) Solid Edge
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.91%) ResourceLink
4 5 (0.57%) JDE OneWorld
4 5 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.45%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.45%) Retail-J
5 4 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.34%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 3 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.23%) Agresso
7 2 (0.23%) Nortel Periphonics
7 2 (0.23%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.11%) Endur
8 1 (0.11%) Maximo
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.41%) Office 365
2 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.95%) SAN
2 17 (1.93%) DHCP
2 17 (1.93%) IPX
2 17 (1.93%) DNS
3 16 (1.82%) LAN
3 16 (1.82%) Internet
4 12 (1.36%) WAN
5 11 (1.25%) Intranet
5 11 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.91%) Firewall
7 5 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.57%) FTP
8 4 (0.45%) HTTP
8 4 (0.45%) VPN
8 4 (0.45%) VLAN
9 3 (0.34%) VoIP
9 3 (0.34%) WLAN
10 2 (0.23%) PBX
10 2 (0.23%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 488 (55.45%) SQL Server
2 151 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 140 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 137 (15.57%) Relational Database
5 119 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 85 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
7 82 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 74 (8.41%) MySQL
9 64 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 53 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 41 (4.66%) Crystal Reports
12 33 (3.75%) QlikView
13 31 (3.52%) RDBMS
14 24 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
14 24 (2.73%) FileMaker
15 22 (2.50%) Data Mining
16 21 (2.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 21 (2.39%) SAP Data Services
16 21 (2.39%) Big Data
17 19 (2.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 87 (9.89%) Visual Studio
2 29 (3.30%) LSMW
3 15 (1.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (1.59%) Selenium
4 14 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (1.36%) Hudson
5 12 (1.36%) TeamCity
5 12 (1.36%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (1.36%) NUnit
6 9 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (0.80%) Subversion
7 7 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.23%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.11%) GoLive
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 204 (23.18%) Finance
2 71 (8.07%) Marketing
3 40 (4.55%) Retail
4 37 (4.20%) Banking
5 28 (3.18%) Legal
6 20 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.27%) Back Office
7 12 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (0.91%) Billing
9 7 (0.80%) Games
10 6 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.68%) French Language
11 5 (0.57%) Advertising
11 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.34%) Front Office
12 3 (0.34%) Electronics
12 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 392 (44.55%) Analyst
2 260 (29.55%) Developer
3 114 (12.95%) Data Analyst
4 81 (9.20%) Business Analyst
5 56 (6.36%) DBA
6 53 (6.02%) Applications Support
7 44 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 43 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
9 41 (4.66%) .NET Developer
9 41 (4.66%) Support Engineer
10 39 (4.43%) SQL DBA
10 39 (4.43%) MI Analyst
11 37 (4.20%) SQL Developer
12 35 (3.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 32 (3.64%) Administrator
14 31 (3.52%) Systems Analyst
15 28 (3.18%) Consultant
15 28 (3.18%) C# Developer
16 26 (2.95%) Excel Developer
17 25 (2.84%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (26.48%) .NET
2 131 (14.89%) HTML
3 120 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 78 (8.86%) CSS
5 52 (5.91%) XML
6 51 (5.80%) Web Services
7 45 (5.11%) jQuery
8 41 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (3.75%) .NET Framework
10 23 (2.61%) SOAP
11 19 (2.16%) WCF
12 15 (1.70%) Classic ASP
13 14 (1.59%) LINQ
13 14 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (1.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (1.36%) Ajax
16 11 (1.25%) WinForms
16 11 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (1.14%) HTML5
18 9 (1.02%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 200 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 63 (7.16%) Management Information System
4 51 (5.80%) Mathematics
5 46 (5.23%) Statistics
6 21 (2.39%) NHS
7 20 (2.27%) Replication
8 18 (2.05%) Visualisation
9 16 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.25%) Fixed Income
10 11 (1.25%) Thin Client
10 11 (1.25%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.14%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.91%) AS400
13 8 (0.91%) Data Extraction
13 8 (0.91%) iSeries
14 7 (0.80%) User Experience
14 7 (0.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 165 (18.75%) Windows
2 40 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (4.20%) Windows 7
3 37 (4.20%) Windows XP
4 32 (3.64%) UNIX
5 27 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.16%) Linux
8 15 (1.70%) Windows 8
9 13 (1.48%) Windows Vista
10 8 (0.91%) AIX
10 8 (0.91%) Solaris
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.23%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (11.93%) Data Analysis
3 104 (11.82%) Project Management
4 56 (6.36%) ETL
5 55 (6.25%) MVC
6 54 (6.14%) Migration
7 53 (6.02%) Data Modelling
8 50 (5.68%) ITIL
8 50 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (5.57%) Data Management
9 49 (5.57%) CRM
9 49 (5.57%) Analytics
10 48 (5.45%) Business Analysis
11 47 (5.34%) Time Management
12 44 (5.00%) Data Migration
12 44 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 43 (4.89%) Web Development
14 35 (3.98%) Line Management
15 34 (3.86%) Mentoring
15 34 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 564 (64.09%) SQL
2 271 (30.80%) VBA
3 180 (20.45%) T-SQL
4 167 (18.98%) VB
5 162 (18.41%) C#
6 81 (9.20%) JavaScript
7 59 (6.70%) PHP
8 58 (6.59%) VB.NET
9 40 (4.55%) Python
10 34 (3.86%) VB6
11 31 (3.52%) ABAP
12 24 (2.73%) Java
13 19 (2.16%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.82%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.25%) C++
16 10 (1.14%) C
17 8 (0.91%) Perl
17 8 (0.91%) VBScript
18 7 (0.80%) PHP5
19 6 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 201 (22.84%) Degree
2 39 (4.43%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.27%) MCP
4 17 (1.93%) ISEB
5 15 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.70%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.91%) PMP
8 6 (0.68%) CNE
8 6 (0.68%) Novell Certification
9 4 (0.45%) HNC
9 4 (0.45%) A+ Certification
9 4 (0.45%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.34%) HND
10 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.11%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.45%) QA
2 32 (3.64%) SLA
3 17 (1.93%) ISO 9001
4 12 (1.36%) HL7
5 10 (1.14%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 74 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.91%) Terminal Services
3 8 (0.91%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.34%) XenApp
5 2 (0.23%) vSphere
5 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (1.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (1.25%) Netcool
2 11 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (1.25%) NetBackup
2 11 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 11 (1.25%) Unicenter
3 10 (1.14%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.23%) SCCM
5 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 465 (52.84%) Microsoft
2 150 (17.05%) Oracle
3 61 (6.93%) Business Objects
4 44 (5.00%) SAP
5 38 (4.32%) Cognos
5 38 (4.32%) Citrix
6 23 (2.61%) Tableau
7 17 (1.93%) IBM
8 15 (1.70%) Sage
8 15 (1.70%) VMware
9 14 (1.59%) Adobe
10 13 (1.48%) Sybase
10 13 (1.48%) Lotus
10 13 (1.48%) Alterian
11 12 (1.36%) JD Edwards
11 12 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
11 12 (1.36%) HP
12 11 (1.25%) EMC
12 11 (1.25%) Veritas
12 11 (1.25%) Meridio
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Salary: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
The Association of Commonwealth Universities
Salary: From £31,072 to £36,421 per annum - 35 hours per week
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 33 days holiday + bonuses + more
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wantage, Oxfordshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago