Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 81 54
Rank change year-on-year +19 -27 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 229 222 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.36% 3.40% 4.68%
As % of the Applications category 46.36% 40.07% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 186 186 261
East Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £23,177 £24,265
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.87% -4.49% -11.76%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 £17,375
90th Percentile £42,500 £51,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 494 554 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.40% 8.49% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 394 438 534
East Midlands median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,000 £19,075
90th Percentile £48,750 £56,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in the East Midlands

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in the East Midlands

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the East Midlands

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Northamptonshire +18 54 £25,000 +4.17% 1
Derbyshire +6 51 £20,000 -4.76% 6
Leicestershire +36 48 £25,500 +6.25% 5
Nottinghamshire -18 42 £33,500 +59.52% 6
Lincolnshire +12 21 £24,750 +17.86% 2
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 157 (68.56%) Microsoft
2 128 (55.90%) Windows
3 80 (34.93%) ITIL
4 74 (32.31%) Active Directory
5 59 (25.76%) Windows Server
6 57 (24.89%) SQL
7 54 (23.58%) Windows 7
8 52 (22.71%) Office 365
9 45 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (15.72%) Windows 10
11 29 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (12.23%) DNS
12 28 (12.23%) Time Management
13 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Excel
14 25 (10.92%) MS Exchange
14 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
14 25 (10.92%) Windows 8
15 24 (10.48%) Data Centre
15 24 (10.48%) Incident Management
15 24 (10.48%) Finance
16 23 (10.04%) MS Visio
16 23 (10.04%) SLA
17 20 (8.73%) DHCP
17 20 (8.73%) VMware
18 19 (8.30%) Project Management
19 18 (7.86%) Network Management
19 18 (7.86%) SolarWinds
19 18 (7.86%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
20 17 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 25 (10.92%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.55%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (3.06%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.18%) CMS
6 3 (1.31%) IIS
6 3 (1.31%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.44%) Confluence
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) JBoss
8 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (10.04%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (5.68%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 52 (22.71%) Office 365
2 15 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.23%) DNS
2 20 (8.73%) DHCP
3 16 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.55%) Broadband
4 15 (6.55%) MPLS
5 14 (6.11%) Internet
6 12 (5.24%) Firewall
7 9 (3.93%) NAS
7 9 (3.93%) SAN
8 8 (3.49%) LAN
8 8 (3.49%) Wireless
9 7 (3.06%) Intranet
9 7 (3.06%) WAN
10 6 (2.62%) VoIP
11 3 (1.31%) 3G
11 3 (1.31%) 4G
11 3 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.31%) Extranet
12 2 (0.87%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.62%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.62%) QlikView
4 5 (2.18%) MySQL
5 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Selenium
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.87%) Toad
3 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.44%) GCC
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 24 (10.48%) Finance
2 13 (5.68%) Retail
3 11 (4.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Billing
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 105 (45.85%) Analyst
2 49 (21.40%) Support Analyst
3 36 (15.72%) Service Analyst
3 36 (15.72%) Service Desk Analyst
4 27 (11.79%) IT Support
5 20 (8.73%) Applications Support
5 20 (8.73%) Service Desk Support
6 19 (8.30%) Support Engineer
6 19 (8.30%) Support Technician
7 18 (7.86%) Applications Support Analyst
7 18 (7.86%) IT Analyst
8 17 (7.42%) 1st Line Support
8 17 (7.42%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 16 (6.99%) Project Manager
10 15 (6.55%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (6.55%) ITIL Service Analyst
10 15 (6.55%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (6.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 14 (6.11%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (6.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.06%) Web Services
2 6 (2.62%) HTML
3 5 (2.18%) .NET
4 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.75%) CSS
5 3 (1.31%) XML
6 2 (0.87%) Middleware
7 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.44%) COM
7 1 (0.44%) RESTful
7 1 (0.44%) SOAP
7 1 (0.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.48%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.55%) iPhone
4 14 (6.11%) User Experience
5 13 (5.68%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.49%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.75%) iPad
8 3 (1.31%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.31%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.87%) EPoS
9 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.87%) Social Media
10 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 128 (55.90%) Windows
2 59 (25.76%) Windows Server
3 54 (23.58%) Windows 7
4 36 (15.72%) Windows 10
5 25 (10.92%) Windows 8
6 18 (7.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (7.42%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.80%) Linux
8 11 (4.80%) Unix
9 9 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.18%) Android
12 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.75%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.75%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.87%) CentOS
13 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (34.93%) ITIL
2 29 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (12.23%) Time Management
4 24 (10.48%) Incident Management
5 19 (8.30%) Project Management
6 18 (7.86%) Network Management
7 17 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (6.99%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.55%) Network Monitoring
9 15 (6.55%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (6.55%) Ticket Management
10 13 (5.68%) ERP
11 10 (4.37%) Server Virtualisation
12 9 (3.93%) Business Analysis
12 9 (3.93%) E-Commerce
12 9 (3.93%) Manual Testing
12 9 (3.93%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.93%) SDLC
12 9 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.89%) SQL
2 13 (5.68%) Java
3 6 (2.62%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.18%) C#
5 4 (1.75%) VBA
6 2 (0.87%) PHP
6 2 (0.87%) R
6 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.44%) C
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (4.80%) Degree
2 7 (3.06%) MCSA
2 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.62%) APMP
3 6 (2.62%) MCITP
3 6 (2.62%) MCSE
4 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.31%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.87%) MCP
7 1 (0.44%) CCA
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.44%) HND
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) MCT
7 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.04%) SLA
2 9 (3.93%) PMO
3 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.87%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 74 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 12 (5.24%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (3.49%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.62%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.75%) XenApp
7 2 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.80%) SCCM
2 5 (2.18%) WSUS
3 4 (1.75%) PaperCut
4 3 (1.31%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 157 (68.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.73%) VMware
3 18 (7.86%) SolarWinds
4 14 (6.11%) Oracle
5 13 (5.68%) Cisco
6 12 (5.24%) Dell
7 11 (4.80%) Veeam
8 9 (3.93%) Sophos
9 8 (3.49%) Autodesk
9 8 (3.49%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (3.49%) CommVault
9 8 (3.49%) Veritas
10 7 (3.06%) Citrix
10 7 (3.06%) HP
10 7 (3.06%) Lotus
11 6 (2.62%) Kaspersky
12 5 (2.18%) Apple
12 5 (2.18%) Symantec
13 4 (1.75%) Capita
13 4 (1.75%) SAP