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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 40 41 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.59% 7.58% 9.28%
As % of the Applications category 57.14% 35.96% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 24
Median salary £40,000 £29,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £21,450 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,250 £47,450
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
70 114 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.28% 21.07% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 82 77
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 3 May 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 68 (68.69%) MS Excel
2 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.37%) SQL
3 37 (37.37%) Unix
4 27 (27.27%) Java
5 25 (25.25%) Oracle
5 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (25.25%) Waterfall
6 23 (23.23%) Shell Script
7 22 (22.22%) MS Visio
8 19 (19.19%) Finance
9 18 (18.18%) Service Management
10 17 (17.17%) Test Scripting
11 16 (16.16%) Telecoms
12 15 (15.15%) LAMP
12 15 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
12 15 (15.15%) MySQL
12 15 (15.15%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (15.15%) Perl
12 15 (15.15%) Linux
12 15 (15.15%) Apache
12 15 (15.15%) Tomcat
12 15 (15.15%) WebSphere
12 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
12 15 (15.15%) Apache ServiceMix
13 14 (14.14%) Problem Management
13 14 (14.14%) ITIL
13 14 (14.14%) FTP
13 14 (14.14%) IBM
14 13 (13.13%) DNS

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 15 (15.15%) Apache
1 15 (15.15%) Apache ServiceMix
1 15 (15.15%) Tomcat
1 15 (15.15%) WebSphere
1 15 (15.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.03%) Jetty
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 68 (68.69%) MS Excel
2 22 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 13 (13.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.07%) MS Project
5 4 (4.04%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (2.02%) FrameMaker
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.01%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.01%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) FTP
2 13 (13.13%) DNS
3 11 (11.11%) SSH
3 11 (11.11%) SSL
4 8 (8.08%) VoIP
5 3 (3.03%) HTTP
6 2 (2.02%) DHCP
6 2 (2.02%) Firewall
6 2 (2.02%) PBX
6 2 (2.02%) VPN
7 1 (1.01%) 3G
7 1 (1.01%) 4G
7 1 (1.01%) Intranet
7 1 (1.01%) LAN
7 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.01%) WAN
7 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) MySQL
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.04%) DB2
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) ClearQuest
1 12 (12.12%) JIRA
1 12 (12.12%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 16 (16.16%) Telecoms
3 11 (11.11%) Billing
4 7 (7.07%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.04%) Marketing
6 3 (3.03%) Welsh Language
7 2 (2.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (42.42%) Analyst
2 14 (14.14%) Support Analyst
3 13 (13.13%) Administrator
4 12 (12.12%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 12 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.08%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (8.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.08%) Project Manager
7 8 (8.08%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.06%) Billing Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Billing Support
8 6 (6.06%) Billing Support Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Systems Support
8 6 (6.06%) Systems Support Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) LAMP
1 15 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (8.08%) XML
3 4 (4.04%) JDBC
4 3 (3.03%) CSS
4 3 (3.03%) HTML
4 3 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Clustering
2 9 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) NHS
5 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.02%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.37%) Unix
2 15 (15.15%) Linux
3 11 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (4.04%) AIX
4 4 (4.04%) Solaris
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (25.25%) Waterfall
2 18 (18.18%) Service Management
3 17 (17.17%) Test Scripting
4 14 (14.14%) ITIL
4 14 (14.14%) Problem Management
5 13 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (12.12%) CRM
6 12 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (12.12%) Project Management
6 12 (12.12%) Release Management
7 11 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 11 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 10 (10.10%) Time Management
9 6 (6.06%) B2B
9 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.06%) Web Design
10 5 (5.05%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (5.05%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.37%) SQL
2 27 (27.27%) Java
3 23 (23.23%) Shell Script
4 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 15 (15.15%) Perl
5 11 (11.11%) PHP
6 4 (4.04%) C#
7 2 (2.02%) C
7 2 (2.02%) C++
7 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.02%) VB
7 2 (2.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 1 (1.01%) APMP
3 1 (1.01%) MCSA
3 1 (1.01%) MCSE
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Postfix
1 11 (11.11%) qmail
1 11 (11.11%) Sendmail
2 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (11.11%) Plesk
Vendors
1 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 25 (25.25%) Oracle
3 14 (14.14%) IBM
4 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 10 (10.10%) ComArch
5 10 (10.10%) VMware
6 5 (5.05%) Planview
7 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.03%) Adobe
8 3 (3.03%) Splunk
9 2 (2.02%) Cisco
9 2 (2.02%) Sage
10 1 (1.01%) HP
10 1 (1.01%) SAP
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