The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 27 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 35 54 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.68% 9.42% 17.61%
As % of the Applications category 44.87% 42.52% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 54
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -13.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,755 £27,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,250 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +3.36%
MS Office
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
78 127 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.11% 22.16% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 116
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,428 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,508
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.32%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Watford region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Watford

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 45 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 24 (36.36%) SQL
4 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (24.24%) Finance
5 16 (24.24%) Windows
5 16 (24.24%) MS Visio
6 14 (21.21%) PRINCE2
6 14 (21.21%) Unix
6 14 (21.21%) Java
6 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
7 12 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (18.18%) XML
8 10 (15.15%) Degree
9 9 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
9 9 (13.64%) Software Delivery
9 9 (13.64%) C#
9 9 (13.64%) C++
9 9 (13.64%) Oracle
9 9 (13.64%) NHS
10 8 (12.12%) Project Management
10 8 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (12.12%) CRM
10 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
10 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (10.61%) Logistics

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 16 (24.24%) MS Visio
3 12 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.06%) MS Project
5 3 (4.55%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (1.52%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) PBX
2 3 (4.55%) DHCP
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
2 3 (4.55%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) VPN
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) Intranet
4 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (7.58%) ClearQuest
2 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) LoadRunner
3 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.09%) Billing
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Data Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Data Migration Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.06%) Project Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Project Support Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) QA Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) NHS
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.52%) Handset
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 14 (21.21%) Unix
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.03%) Android
7 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.52%) Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.21%) PRINCE2
2 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
3 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 9 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (13.64%) Software Delivery
3 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
4 8 (12.12%) CRM
4 8 (12.12%) Project Management
5 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.61%) Logistics
5 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 6 (9.09%) ETL
6 6 (9.09%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Service Management
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 5 (7.58%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) SQL
2 14 (21.21%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) C#
3 9 (13.64%) C++
4 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.58%) C
5 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.55%) MCP
6 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.03%) CCNA
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.03%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.06%) QA
3 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) Informatica
3 6 (9.09%) Talend
4 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.06%) Citrix
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) Adobe
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) ComArch
5 3 (4.55%) Sage
6 2 (3.03%) Apple
6 2 (3.03%) Planview
7 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) Sophos
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