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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 491 467 421
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -46
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 473 483 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.34% 1.44% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 365 364 503
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
35357 33451 36276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.78% 31.50% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29825 28872 31923
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 £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -10 451 £35,000 -2.77% 69
London -19 143 £38,500 -23.00% 17
South East -3 135 £33,500 -4.28% 7
City of London +7 49 £46,500 -7.00% 6
North West -38 45 £35,000 -3.44% 13
South West +1 43 £34,500 -8.00% 15
Berkshire +24 39 £37,500 +15.38% 2
West Midlands +8 36 £32,500 -21.21% 6
Hampshire -19 31 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East of England -20 24 £40,000 +26.28% 4
Wiltshire +10 22 £35,000 -
Surrey 0 22 £24,000 -36.00%
Manchester -7 19 £32,500 -2.98% 8
Birmingham +2 17 £48,250 +13.52% 1
Southampton +8 14 £30,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire -10 14 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire -45 14 £31,000 +12.72% 5
Swindon +2 13 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -5 13 £40,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -47 13 £31,000 -4.61% 4
Egham - 13 - -
Oxfordshire +5 12 £33,750 +10.65% 2
Bracknell +6 11 £37,500 +36.36%
Milton Keynes -6 11 £37,500 +1.35% 1
West Sussex -7 10 £35,500 +36.53% 1
Slough +15 9 £41,500 - 1
Reading +7 9 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Bristol -2 9 £28,576 -23.79% 14
Cheshire -10 8 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Warwickshire +19 7 £27,850 +3.14% 2

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 613 (69.50%) SQL
2 586 (66.44%) MS Excel
3 451 (51.13%) SQL Server
4 395 (44.78%) Microsoft
5 243 (27.55%) VBA
6 235 (26.64%) Finance
7 212 (24.04%) .NET
8 197 (22.34%) VB
9 172 (19.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 163 (18.48%) Degree
11 158 (17.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 151 (17.12%) C#
12 151 (17.12%) MS Office
13 143 (16.21%) T-SQL
14 132 (14.97%) HTML
15 122 (13.83%) SharePoint
16 120 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
17 119 (13.49%) Data Analysis
18 118 (13.38%) Windows
19 116 (13.15%) SQL Server 2008
20 115 (13.04%) Oracle
21 102 (11.56%) Project Management
22 99 (11.22%) Marketing
23 92 (10.43%) Relational Database
24 89 (10.09%) JavaScript
25 87 (9.86%) Migration
26 86 (9.75%) ASP.NET
27 85 (9.64%) SQL Server 2005
28 67 (7.60%) Management Information System
29 65 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 122 (13.83%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 20 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 18 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (2.04%) SAS
5 13 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (1.47%) WordPress
5 13 (1.47%) CMS
6 12 (1.36%) IIS
7 11 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (0.91%) Live Communications Server
9 7 (0.79%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.34%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.23%) Drupal
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 586 (66.44%) MS Excel
2 151 (17.12%) MS Office
3 60 (6.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (4.65%) MS Visio
5 29 (3.29%) MS Project
6 21 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.68%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.45%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.34%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.23%) SPSS
10 2 (0.23%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.47%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.47%) Maximo
3 12 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (1.25%) WebTrends
5 9 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (1.02%) Agresso
6 7 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.57%) Magento
7 5 (0.57%) JDE OneWorld
8 4 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.34%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.23%) SalesLogix
10 2 (0.23%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
11 1 (0.11%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.93%) SaaS
2 16 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.13%) Office 365
4 7 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.15%) Intranet
2 18 (2.04%) SAN
3 16 (1.81%) Internet
4 11 (1.25%) DHCP
5 8 (0.91%) DNS
5 8 (0.91%) FTP
6 7 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.57%) Firewall
8 4 (0.45%) WAN
8 4 (0.45%) GPRS
8 4 (0.45%) LAN
8 4 (0.45%) VLAN
9 3 (0.34%) NAS
9 3 (0.34%) LDAP
9 3 (0.34%) VoIP
9 3 (0.34%) WLAN
10 2 (0.23%) Wireless
10 2 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (51.13%) SQL Server
2 172 (19.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 158 (17.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 116 (13.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 92 (10.43%) Relational Database
6 85 (9.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 65 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 62 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
9 59 (6.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 47 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
11 42 (4.76%) MySQL
12 34 (3.85%) Data Mining
13 33 (3.74%) DTS
14 25 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 23 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
17 18 (2.04%) QlikView
18 16 (1.81%) Oracle Database
19 14 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
19 14 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (6.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 48 (5.44%) Visual Studio
3 26 (2.95%) LSMW
4 20 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (1.81%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.02%) Hudson
6 9 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.45%) FrontPage
9 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.23%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.23%) PowerBuilder
10 2 (0.23%) Toad
10 2 (0.23%) Subversion
10 2 (0.23%) JIRA
10 2 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 235 (26.64%) Finance
2 99 (11.22%) Marketing
3 46 (5.22%) Banking
4 42 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.76%) Legal
5 37 (4.20%) Retail
6 21 (2.38%) French Language
7 15 (1.70%) Billing
8 13 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.02%) Back Office
11 8 (0.91%) Law
12 7 (0.79%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.68%) Front Office
13 6 (0.68%) Advertising
14 5 (0.57%) German Language
15 4 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.34%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 381 (43.20%) Analyst
2 245 (27.78%) Developer
3 123 (13.95%) Data Analyst
4 71 (8.05%) Business Analyst
5 70 (7.94%) Administrator
6 59 (6.69%) Support Analyst
7 58 (6.58%) Applications Support
8 55 (6.24%) DBA
9 44 (4.99%) SQL DBA
10 39 (4.42%) Report Analyst
10 39 (4.42%) Systems Analyst
11 35 (3.97%) .NET Developer
11 35 (3.97%) Consultant
12 34 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
12 34 (3.85%) Excel Developer
13 33 (3.74%) Applications Developer
14 31 (3.51%) SQL Developer
15 27 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 26 (2.95%) Junior
17 25 (2.83%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (24.04%) .NET
2 132 (14.97%) HTML
3 86 (9.75%) ASP.NET
4 58 (6.58%) CSS
5 57 (6.46%) XML
6 53 (6.01%) jQuery
7 41 (4.65%) Web Services
8 30 (3.40%) .NET Framework
9 28 (3.17%) HTML5
10 24 (2.72%) Ajax
11 20 (2.27%) SOAP
12 17 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (1.81%) CSS3
14 12 (1.36%) ODBC
14 12 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (1.25%) XHTML
16 10 (1.13%) LAMP
17 9 (1.02%) Middleware
18 8 (0.91%) ADO.NET
18 8 (0.91%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.60%) Management Information System
2 41 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 40 (4.54%) Statistics
4 34 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 16 (1.81%) Replication
6 14 (1.59%) Thin Client
6 14 (1.59%) Fat Client
7 13 (1.47%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.13%) Data Extraction
9 9 (1.02%) Open Source
10 8 (0.91%) NHS
11 7 (0.79%) Physics
11 7 (0.79%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.68%) Photography
12 6 (0.68%) CMDB
13 5 (0.57%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.57%) Economics
13 5 (0.57%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.45%) GIS
14 4 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 118 (13.38%) Windows
2 33 (3.74%) Windows 7
3 29 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (3.17%) UNIX
5 23 (2.61%) Windows XP
6 20 (2.27%) Linux
7 19 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.93%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.34%) Android
10 3 (0.34%) AIX
11 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
2 119 (13.49%) Data Analysis
3 102 (11.56%) Project Management
4 87 (9.86%) Migration
5 65 (7.37%) Data Migration
6 61 (6.92%) CRM
7 60 (6.80%) Data Management
8 50 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
8 50 (5.67%) ETL
9 49 (5.56%) Analytics
10 43 (4.88%) Business Analysis
11 37 (4.20%) Time Management
11 37 (4.20%) Web Development
12 35 (3.97%) Data Modelling
12 35 (3.97%) B2B
13 34 (3.85%) E-Commerce
13 34 (3.85%) Risk Management
13 34 (3.85%) Asset Management
14 31 (3.51%) ITIL
14 31 (3.51%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 613 (69.50%) SQL
2 243 (27.55%) VBA
3 197 (22.34%) VB
4 151 (17.12%) C#
5 143 (16.21%) T-SQL
6 89 (10.09%) JavaScript
7 64 (7.26%) VB.NET
8 40 (4.54%) PHP
9 27 (3.06%) ABAP
10 24 (2.72%) VBScript
11 23 (2.61%) Java
12 21 (2.38%) VB6
13 17 (1.93%) C
14 15 (1.70%) PHP5
15 14 (1.59%) Python
16 12 (1.36%) C++
17 11 (1.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
18 10 (1.13%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.13%) PowerShell
19 9 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 163 (18.48%) Degree
2 38 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.25%) MCP
5 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.57%) MCSE
5 5 (0.57%) MCSA
5 5 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.45%) ECDL
6 4 (0.45%) MCT
6 4 (0.45%) MOS
7 3 (0.34%) MCITP
7 3 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.34%) ACCA
7 3 (0.34%) CIMA
8 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
8 2 (0.23%) CCNA
8 2 (0.23%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.20%) QA
2 26 (2.95%) SLA
3 16 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 11 (1.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
System Software
1 42 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.34%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.23%) XenApp
4 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
5 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.02%) SCCM
2 8 (0.91%) Unicenter
2 8 (0.91%) Netcool
2 8 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (0.91%) NetBackup
2 8 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (0.45%) Nagios
3 4 (0.45%) WMI
4 1 (0.11%) SCOM
4 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.11%) Control-M
4 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 395 (44.78%) Microsoft
2 115 (13.04%) Oracle
3 43 (4.88%) SAP
4 33 (3.74%) Business Objects
5 28 (3.17%) Cognos
6 18 (2.04%) Primavera
6 18 (2.04%) Google
7 17 (1.93%) Informatica
7 17 (1.93%) Remedy
8 16 (1.81%) Trillium
8 16 (1.81%) DataFlux
9 13 (1.47%) Citrix
9 13 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.36%) Zend
11 9 (1.02%) BMC
11 9 (1.02%) HP
11 9 (1.02%) Sage
12 8 (0.91%) Cisco
12 8 (0.91%) JD Edwards
12 8 (0.91%) Veritas
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32661 - £46465 per annum + 25 days hols + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cumbria
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Research Councils UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Future
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum To £40k + Bonus (5%) + Large Company
Posted: 6 days ago