Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 151 97
Rank change year-on-year +51 -54 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 42 33 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.24% 0.98% 2.59%
As % of the Applications category 38.53% 22.92% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 57
Cambridge median annual salary £40,000 £24,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -14.29% -13.85%
10th Percentile £23,875 £19,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,750 £42,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £27,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year +28.44% -0.91% -21.43%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 109 144 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.80% 4.28% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 71 104 97
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £22,650
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Cambridge

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Cambridge

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 29 (69.05%) Windows
3 17 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 12 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (28.57%) ISEB
6 12 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 12 (28.57%) JIRA
6 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (23.81%) Case Management
8 10 (23.81%) Office 365
9 9 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
9 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 9 (21.43%) Test Strategy
9 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
9 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 9 (21.43%) Critical Thinking
9 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 9 (21.43%) Python
9 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 9 (21.43%) PHP
9 9 (21.43%) Photoshop
9 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
9 9 (21.43%) Animation
9 9 (21.43%) Photography

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (21.43%) Photoshop
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.76%) Acrobat
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Sage 200
1 3 (7.14%) Sage 50
1 3 (7.14%) Sage CRM
2 2 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (23.81%) Office 365
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) G Suite
3 3 (7.14%) OneDrive
3 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Intranet
2 5 (11.90%) IP Telephony
3 4 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (7.14%) Internet
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) WebEx
6 1 (2.38%) ADSL
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.38%) DHCP
6 1 (2.38%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) JIRA
2 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Publishing
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
1 12 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Python Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support
4 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Data Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Master Data Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 9 (21.43%) Animation
2 9 (21.43%) Photography
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) Mac OS
5 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.76%) Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 10 (23.81%) Case Management
5 9 (21.43%) Critical Thinking
5 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 9 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 7 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 7 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Data Management
8 5 (11.90%) Coaching
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) ITSM
8 5 (11.90%) Master Data Management
8 5 (11.90%) Service Management
9 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (7.14%) CRM
10 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
1 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 9 (21.43%) PHP
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 9 (21.43%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) ISEB
1 12 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 9 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) CCNA
4 2 (4.76%) MCP
4 2 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
3 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) HP
3 5 (11.90%) Mitel
3 5 (11.90%) ProCurve
3 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 5 (11.90%) ServiceNow
3 5 (11.90%) WatchGuard
4 3 (7.14%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) Google
4 3 (7.14%) Sage
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 2 (4.76%) Bomgar
5 2 (4.76%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.76%) Peregrine
5 2 (4.76%) Remedy
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Draytek
6 1 (2.38%) Huawei
6 1 (2.38%) Meraki
6 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL