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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 32 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 46 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.04% 8.44% 14.95%
As % of the Applications category 38.10% 36.51% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 58
Median salary £50,000 £29,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.49% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £46,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
63 126 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.24% 23.12% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 62 77 123
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 26 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 55 (63.95%) MS Excel
2 38 (44.19%) SQL
3 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
4 32 (37.21%) Unix
5 25 (29.07%) Java
6 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (26.74%) Waterfall
7 21 (24.42%) Oracle
8 20 (23.26%) MS Visio
9 17 (19.77%) Service Management
9 17 (19.77%) Finance
10 16 (18.60%) Windows
11 15 (17.44%) Telecoms
11 15 (17.44%) Test Scripting
12 14 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
12 14 (16.28%) Shell Script
13 13 (15.12%) CRM
13 13 (15.12%) Billing
14 12 (13.95%) XML
15 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
15 11 (12.79%) LoadRunner
15 11 (12.79%) ClearQuest
15 11 (12.79%) Release Management
15 11 (12.79%) JIRA
15 11 (12.79%) HP Quality Center
15 11 (12.79%) Non-Functional Testing
16 10 (11.63%) Software Delivery
16 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (11.63%) ComArch
16 10 (11.63%) 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 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.81%) Apache
2 5 (5.81%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.81%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.33%) Jetty
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (63.95%) MS Excel
2 20 (23.26%) MS Visio
3 14 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (8.14%) MS Project
5 3 (3.49%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) VoIP
2 5 (5.81%) FTP
3 4 (4.65%) DNS
3 4 (4.65%) PBX
4 3 (3.49%) Firewall
4 3 (3.49%) SSH
4 3 (3.49%) SSL
4 3 (3.49%) VPN
5 2 (2.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.16%) DHCP
6 1 (1.16%) Internet
6 1 (1.16%) Intranet
6 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) MySQL
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.33%) DB2
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) ClearQuest
1 11 (12.79%) JIRA
1 11 (12.79%) LoadRunner
2 6 (6.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Telecoms
3 13 (15.12%) Billing
4 7 (8.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.49%) Marketing
5 3 (3.49%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (45.35%) Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) Support Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Test Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Billing Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Billing Support
6 6 (6.98%) Billing Support Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Data Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Data Migration Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Migration Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Service Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Systems Support
6 6 (6.98%) Systems Support Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Trainer
7 5 (5.81%) Product Trainer
8 4 (4.65%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) XML
2 5 (5.81%) LAMP
2 5 (5.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.65%) CSS
3 4 (4.65%) HTML
4 2 (2.33%) JDBC
4 2 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Clustering
3 3 (3.49%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.49%) NHS
4 2 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Unix
2 16 (18.60%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) Linux
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) AIX
6 2 (2.33%) Solaris
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (26.74%) Waterfall
2 17 (19.77%) Service Management
3 15 (17.44%) Test Scripting
4 13 (15.12%) CRM
5 11 (12.79%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
5 11 (12.79%) Release Management
6 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (11.63%) Project Management
6 10 (11.63%) Software Delivery
7 6 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.98%) ETL
7 6 (6.98%) ITIL
7 6 (6.98%) Migration
8 5 (5.81%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.19%) SQL
2 25 (29.07%) Java
3 14 (16.28%) Shell Script
4 9 (10.47%) C#
4 9 (10.47%) C++
5 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.81%) Perl
7 4 (4.65%) PHP
8 3 (3.49%) C
8 3 (3.49%) VB
9 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Degree
1 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.81%) SLA
3 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.49%) Postfix
2 3 (3.49%) qmail
2 3 (3.49%) Sendmail
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.49%) Plesk
Vendors
1 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.42%) Oracle
3 10 (11.63%) ComArch
4 6 (6.98%) Informatica
4 6 (6.98%) Talend
5 5 (5.81%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.49%) Sage
7 3 (3.49%) VMware
8 2 (2.33%) Cisco
8 2 (2.33%) Planview
8 2 (2.33%) Splunk
9 1 (1.16%) Adobe
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix
9 1 (1.16%) Google