Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 98 105
Rank change year-on-year +26 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 74 97 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.43% 2.80% 2.68%
As % of the Applications category 54.01% 34.77% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 73 73
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £31,059 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -12.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £24,850 £19,750 £22,100
90th Percentile £40,250 £47,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +9.82%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 137 279 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.35% 8.06% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 79 180 146
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £24,700 £23,500 £22,725
90th Percentile £53,250 £58,825 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +14 43 £29,000 -14.71% 11
Peterborough +36 22 £31,500 +28.57% 9
Huntingdon -11 3 £25,750 +7.29% 3
Microsoft Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 29 (39.19%) Windows
3 28 (37.84%) SQL
4 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
5 22 (29.73%) Office 365
6 21 (28.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 19 (25.68%) E-Commerce
8 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
8 18 (24.32%) Finance
8 18 (24.32%) Scrum
8 18 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (24.32%) Software Testing
8 18 (24.32%) JIRA
8 18 (24.32%) Selenium
8 18 (24.32%) Jenkins
8 18 (24.32%) User Stories
8 18 (24.32%) Test Planning
8 18 (24.32%) WorldPay
8 18 (24.32%) Defect Tracking
8 18 (24.32%) Payment Gateway
8 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
8 18 (24.32%) BDD
8 18 (24.32%) SoapUI
8 18 (24.32%) Test Strategy
8 18 (24.32%) Agile Testing
8 18 (24.32%) Functional Testing
8 18 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
8 18 (24.32%) Exploratory Testing
8 18 (24.32%) Sprint Retrospective

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (29.73%) Office 365
2 12 (16.22%) OneDrive
3 6 (8.11%) Azure
4 2 (2.70%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.70%) Yammer
5 1 (1.35%) G Suite
5 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) DNS
1 5 (6.76%) Firewall
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
1 5 (6.76%) VoIP
1 5 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (5.41%) DHCP
2 4 (5.41%) NAS
2 4 (5.41%) OpenVPN
3 3 (4.05%) Intranet
3 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) DKIM
4 2 (2.70%) DMARC
4 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.70%) IMAP
4 2 (2.70%) POP3
4 2 (2.70%) SAN
4 2 (2.70%) SMTP
4 2 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) SNMP
5 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Jenkins
1 18 (24.32%) JIRA
1 18 (24.32%) Selenium
1 18 (24.32%) SoapUI
1 18 (24.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (24.32%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.05%) Local Government
6 2 (2.70%) Housing Association
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
7 1 (1.35%) Billing
7 1 (1.35%) German Language
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Analyst
2 18 (24.32%) Test Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Data Scientist
5 5 (6.76%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.76%) IT Support
6 3 (4.05%) Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Deskside Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (2.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Consultant
7 2 (2.70%) ICT Support Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (2.70%) IT Technician
7 2 (2.70%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) MAPI
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) COM
2 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.51%) Fibre Optics
3 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.16%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.19%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Windows 10
3 12 (16.22%) Apple iOS
3 12 (16.22%) Mac OS
4 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.41%) CentOS
5 4 (5.41%) Debian
6 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) E-Commerce
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Testing
2 18 (24.32%) BDD
2 18 (24.32%) Defect Tracking
2 18 (24.32%) Exploratory Testing
2 18 (24.32%) Functional Testing
2 18 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
2 18 (24.32%) Scrum
2 18 (24.32%) Software Testing
2 18 (24.32%) Sprint Retrospective
2 18 (24.32%) Sprint Review
2 18 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
2 18 (24.32%) Test Planning
2 18 (24.32%) Test Strategy
2 18 (24.32%) User Stories
3 14 (18.92%) Mentoring
4 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (16.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) SQL
2 8 (10.81%) Python
2 8 (10.81%) R
3 5 (6.76%) C
4 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) Perl
5 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) A+ Certification
2 9 (12.16%) Degree
3 8 (10.81%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (10.81%) Postgraduate
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (1.35%) AAT
6 1 (1.35%) ACCA
6 1 (1.35%) CCNP
6 1 (1.35%) CIMA
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Samba
3 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) vSphere
4 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) SCCM
2 12 (16.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.70%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) WorldPay
3 16 (21.62%) Apple
4 13 (17.57%) ServiceNow
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.41%) Draytek
6 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.41%) Synology
6 4 (5.41%) VMware
7 3 (4.05%) Citrix
8 2 (2.70%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.70%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.35%) CommVault
9 1 (1.35%) DeepCrawl
9 1 (1.35%) Demandware
9 1 (1.35%) Google
9 1 (1.35%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.35%) Verint
9 1 (1.35%) Zscaler