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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 40 69 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.11% 11.27% 7.64%
As % of the Applications category 37.38% 43.40% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 22
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +17.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £48,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
107 159 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.70% 25.98% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 69 100 68
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 57 (77.03%) Microsoft
2 56 (75.68%) Windows
3 43 (58.11%) MS Excel
4 37 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 37 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (44.59%) ITIL
7 28 (37.84%) Citrix
8 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (35.14%) LAN
9 26 (35.14%) WAN
9 26 (35.14%) Linux
10 22 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (25.68%) Problem Management
12 19 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (25.68%) VMware
13 16 (21.62%) Publishing
13 16 (21.62%) SQL
13 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
13 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (20.27%) Cisco
14 15 (20.27%) Firewall
14 15 (20.27%) Office 365
15 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
15 14 (18.92%) WebSphere
15 14 (18.92%) Perl
15 14 (18.92%) UNIX
16 13 (17.57%) CheckPoint
16 13 (17.57%) Information Security

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MS Office 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 Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (18.92%) WebSphere
5 12 (16.22%) Tomcat
5 12 (16.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (12.16%) IIS
7 8 (10.81%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (10.81%) MQSeries
8 4 (5.41%) Apache
8 4 (5.41%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.35%) Lync
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (58.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Agresso
2 1 (1.35%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) Office 365
2 7 (9.46%) PaaS
3 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (6.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.14%) LAN
1 26 (35.14%) WAN
2 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
3 15 (20.27%) Firewall
4 12 (16.22%) FTP
5 8 (10.81%) DSL
5 8 (10.81%) HTTP
5 8 (10.81%) VPN
5 8 (10.81%) MPLS
6 6 (8.11%) BIG-IP
6 6 (8.11%) DNS
6 6 (8.11%) DHCP
7 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) DB2
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) Informix
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (21.62%) Publishing
2 9 (12.16%) Retail
3 7 (9.46%) Finance
4 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Analyst
2 22 (29.73%) Support Analyst
3 15 (20.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (16.22%) Operations Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Server Support
4 12 (16.22%) Operations Support Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Citrix Support
8 5 (6.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.41%) Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) IT Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) IT Support
10 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) JDBC
2 10 (13.51%) J2EE
3 8 (10.81%) Middleware
4 4 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.70%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Blackberry
1 8 (10.81%) Mathematics
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.11%) Handset
3 6 (8.11%) Thin Client
3 6 (8.11%) Fat Client
4 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.70%) EMV
5 2 (2.70%) Blog
5 2 (2.70%) Podcast
5 2 (2.70%) Social Media
6 1 (1.35%) iPad
6 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 35 (47.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (35.14%) Linux
5 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 14 (18.92%) UNIX
7 12 (16.22%) AIX
7 12 (16.22%) Solaris
8 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
9 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) ITIL
2 19 (25.68%) Problem Management
3 13 (17.57%) Information Security
4 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.46%) Coaching
5 7 (9.46%) Service Management
5 7 (9.46%) Change Management
5 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.46%) ITSM
6 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
6 6 (8.11%) BCP
6 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (8.11%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.05%) Time Management
8 3 (4.05%) Project Management
9 2 (2.70%) CRM
9 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.70%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 14 (18.92%) Perl
3 12 (16.22%) Java
3 12 (16.22%) Bash Shell
4 11 (14.86%) C
5 1 (1.35%) VB
5 1 (1.35%) C#
5 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (9.46%) CCNA
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) HND
4 1 (1.35%) MCSA
System Software
1 37 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.11%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (8.11%) Terminal Services
4 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.11%) vSphere
4 6 (8.11%) NLBS
4 6 (8.11%) Xen
5 2 (2.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) WSUS
2 1 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (77.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.84%) Citrix
3 19 (25.68%) VMware
4 15 (20.27%) Cisco
5 13 (17.57%) CheckPoint
6 12 (16.22%) IBM
6 12 (16.22%) Oracle
7 7 (9.46%) ProCurve
7 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
7 7 (9.46%) HP
8 2 (2.70%) Eloqua
9 1 (1.35%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.35%) Remedy
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) Sage
9 1 (1.35%) Avaya
9 1 (1.35%) Dell
9 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
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