Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 69 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 227 221 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.26% 3.63% 4.93%
As % of the Applications category 49.56% 39.82% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 193 188 280
East Midlands median annual salary £28,000 £23,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.15% -9.62% -
10th Percentile £19,550 £18,600 £18,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £50,000
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 458 555 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.59% 9.11% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 372 451 501
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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
Leicestershire +41 65 £27,250 +13.54% 15
Northamptonshire +24 51 £26,000 +7.44% 17
Nottinghamshire -9 48 £36,500 +87.18% 16
Derbyshire -20 38 £24,000 +14.29% 9
Lincolnshire -23 16 £22,000 -32.31% 8
Rutland - 4 £26,810 - 1
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 180 (79.30%) Microsoft
2 111 (48.90%) Windows
3 80 (35.24%) Active Directory
4 71 (31.28%) Windows Server
5 63 (27.75%) SQL
6 62 (27.31%) Windows 7
7 54 (23.79%) Windows 10
8 51 (22.47%) Office 365
9 46 (20.26%) ITIL
9 46 (20.26%) DNS
10 41 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (13.66%) DHCP
12 31 (13.66%) SQL Server
13 30 (13.22%) Finance
13 30 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (13.22%) Windows 8
14 29 (12.78%) TCP/IP
15 28 (12.33%) SCCM
16 25 (11.01%) VMware
16 25 (11.01%) Degree
16 25 (11.01%) Dell
17 24 (10.57%) Time Management
18 23 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (10.13%) MS Exchange
18 23 (10.13%) SharePoint
19 22 (9.69%) Microsoft Excel
19 22 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
20 21 (9.25%) Java
21 20 (8.81%) Citrix

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 23 (10.13%) MS Exchange
1 23 (10.13%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.73%) MQSeries
3 8 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (3.08%) IBM Notes
4 7 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (2.64%) CMS
6 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (9.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (8.37%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (3.96%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.44%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.64%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (2.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.32%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.88%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.47%) Office 365
2 22 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (3.52%) OneDrive
5 4 (1.76%) IaaS
5 4 (1.76%) PaaS
5 4 (1.76%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.44%) AdWords
6 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 46 (20.26%) DNS
2 31 (13.66%) DHCP
3 29 (12.78%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.73%) Firewall
5 8 (3.52%) Internet
5 8 (3.52%) Wireless
6 6 (2.64%) LAN
6 6 (2.64%) WAN
7 5 (2.20%) Broadband
7 5 (2.20%) MPLS
7 5 (2.20%) NAS
7 5 (2.20%) SAN
7 5 (2.20%) VPN
8 4 (1.76%) Intranet
8 4 (1.76%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.32%) PPTP
9 3 (1.32%) VLAN
10 2 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.44%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.76%) QlikView
4 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.44%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.44%) MySQL
5 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.73%) Selenium
2 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.44%) GCC
General
1 30 (13.22%) Finance
2 10 (4.41%) Retail
3 8 (3.52%) Marketing
4 3 (1.32%) Electronics
4 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 96 (42.29%) Analyst
2 43 (18.94%) Support Analyst
3 33 (14.54%) Support Engineer
4 28 (12.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 26 (11.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 25 (11.01%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (10.57%) IT Support
8 22 (9.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 20 (8.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 20 (8.81%) SQL Analyst
9 20 (8.81%) SQL Support Analyst
10 19 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (7.93%) Service Analyst
11 18 (7.93%) Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (7.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (7.49%) Support Technician
13 14 (6.17%) Business Analyst
13 14 (6.17%) IT Analyst
13 14 (6.17%) IT Engineer
14 13 (5.73%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.73%) Web Services
2 5 (2.20%) COM
3 3 (1.32%) CSS
3 3 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (0.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) EDI
4 1 (0.44%) Middleware
4 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.61%) User Experience
3 14 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.20%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.20%) iPhone
6 4 (1.76%) Digital Signage
6 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.88%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.88%) Social Media
8 1 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) NHS
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (48.90%) Windows
2 71 (31.28%) Windows Server
3 62 (27.31%) Windows 7
4 54 (23.79%) Windows 10
5 32 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (13.22%) Windows 8
7 18 (7.93%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.20%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.76%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.32%) Linux
12 3 (1.32%) Unix
13 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.88%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.26%) ITIL
2 30 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.57%) Time Management
4 20 (8.81%) Manual Testing
5 18 (7.93%) Incident Management
6 16 (7.05%) Logistics
7 14 (6.17%) Service Delivery
7 14 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (5.73%) Black-Box Testing
8 13 (5.73%) Configuration Management
8 13 (5.73%) OO
8 13 (5.73%) Project Management
8 13 (5.73%) Test Automation
8 13 (5.73%) UML
9 12 (5.29%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (4.85%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.41%) Business Analysis
11 10 (4.41%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.41%) Project Planning
12 9 (3.96%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.75%) SQL
2 21 (9.25%) Java
3 13 (5.73%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.88%) R
6 1 (0.44%) C#
6 1 (0.44%) PHP
6 1 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (11.01%) Degree
2 20 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (8.37%) MCSA
3 19 (8.37%) MCSE
4 13 (5.73%) ISTQB
4 13 (5.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.52%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.20%) CCNA
6 5 (2.20%) CCNP
6 5 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.20%) MCITP
6 5 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.76%) APMP
7 4 (1.76%) CCIE
7 4 (1.76%) MCSD
7 4 (1.76%) MOS
7 4 (1.76%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.88%) HND
8 2 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.37%) SLA
2 8 (3.52%) PMO
3 3 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.88%) QA
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 80 (35.24%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (3.52%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (2.64%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (2.64%) XenApp
6 5 (2.20%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.32%) XenServer
8 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (12.33%) SCCM
2 5 (2.20%) WSUS
3 4 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.76%) PaperCut
4 3 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.88%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.88%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.88%) SCSM
5 2 (0.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 180 (79.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.01%) Dell
2 25 (11.01%) VMware
3 20 (8.81%) Citrix
4 15 (6.61%) Oracle
5 13 (5.73%) Veeam
6 12 (5.29%) Cisco
7 10 (4.41%) Capita
7 10 (4.41%) HP
8 7 (3.08%) Lotus
9 6 (2.64%) SAP
10 5 (2.20%) Autodesk
10 5 (2.20%) Barracuda Networks
10 5 (2.20%) CommVault
10 5 (2.20%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.20%) Sophos
10 5 (2.20%) Symantec
10 5 (2.20%) Tableau
10 5 (2.20%) Veritas
11 4 (1.76%) Apple