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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 28 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 32 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.21% 10.06% 6.81%
As % of the Applications category 37.65% 62.35% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 21
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,500 £28,988
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +5.21%

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
85 85 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.50% 16.13% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 65
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,460 £21,250 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%

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 21 January 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 69 (81.18%) MS Excel
2 60 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (31.76%) Finance
6 25 (29.41%) PRINCE2
7 22 (25.88%) SQL
7 22 (25.88%) ITIL
8 21 (24.71%) Linux
9 20 (23.53%) Logistics
10 18 (21.18%) Windows
10 18 (21.18%) NHS
11 17 (20.00%) Manufacturing
11 17 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 17 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (18.82%) SaaS
12 16 (18.82%) TOGAF
12 16 (18.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (18.82%) ERP
13 13 (15.29%) Active Directory
13 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
14 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (14.12%) MS Visio
15 11 (12.94%) Solaris
15 11 (12.94%) Waterfall
15 11 (12.94%) Software Delivery
15 11 (12.94%) Business Analysis
15 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Architecture

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 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.88%) MS Project Server
1 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) IIS
Applications
1 69 (81.18%) MS Excel
2 30 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (14.12%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.71%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Magento
2 4 (4.71%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.18%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.82%) SaaS
2 10 (11.76%) Office 365
3 4 (4.71%) IaaS
3 4 (4.71%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) DHCP
1 8 (9.41%) DNS
2 7 (8.24%) FTP
3 6 (7.06%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.06%) VPN
4 5 (5.88%) Firewall
5 4 (4.71%) PBX
5 4 (4.71%) SAN
6 3 (3.53%) Internet
6 3 (3.53%) LAN
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.35%) Wireless
8 1 (1.18%) Broadband
8 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (31.76%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (52.94%) Analyst
2 27 (31.76%) Support Analyst
3 18 (21.18%) Architect
4 16 (18.82%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (12.94%) Business Systems Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Linux Support
7 7 (8.24%) Operational Support Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Operations Support Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Support Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Unix Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Unix Support
7 7 (8.24%) Unix Support Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Windows Support Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Trainee
8 6 (7.06%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) JDBC
2 4 (4.71%) .NET
3 2 (2.35%) XML
4 1 (1.18%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) NHS
2 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.06%) Handset
4 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) AS400
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Linux
2 18 (21.18%) Windows
3 17 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
5 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (12.94%) Solaris
7 7 (8.24%) Unix
7 7 (8.24%) Windows 10
8 6 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.71%) OpenVMS
10 2 (2.35%) Android
10 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 22 (25.88%) ITIL
4 20 (23.53%) Logistics
5 17 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (18.82%) ERP
6 16 (18.82%) TOGAF
7 11 (12.94%) Business Analysis
7 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (12.94%) Software Delivery
7 11 (12.94%) Waterfall
8 10 (11.76%) Service Management
9 9 (10.59%) CRM
9 9 (10.59%) SDLC
9 9 (10.59%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (9.41%) Project Management
11 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
12 6 (7.06%) Document Management
12 6 (7.06%) Information Security
12 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.88%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 10 (11.76%) Perl
3 7 (8.24%) Java
3 7 (8.24%) PHP
4 6 (7.06%) C
5 5 (5.88%) C#
6 4 (4.71%) C++
6 4 (4.71%) VB
6 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.18%) RPG
7 1 (1.18%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.53%) MCP
6 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.35%) CCNA
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.35%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) ACCA
7 1 (1.18%) CIMA
7 1 (1.18%) MBA
7 1 (1.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (15.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.06%) Terminal Services
3 6 (7.06%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (4.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle
4 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
4 6 (7.06%) Planview
5 4 (4.71%) Citrix
5 4 (4.71%) Dell
5 4 (4.71%) Google
5 4 (4.71%) NetApp
5 4 (4.71%) Sage
5 4 (4.71%) SonicWALL
5 4 (4.71%) Symantec
6 2 (2.35%) Adobe
6 2 (2.35%) Apple
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.18%) Sophos
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