Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 72 60
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 214 185 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.45% 3.59% 4.46%
As % of the Applications category 51.82% 40.31% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 170 155 223
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £26,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.23% +8.33% -2.57%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £48,350
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 413 459 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.59% 8.91% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 333 343 467
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £48,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Nottinghamshire +35 61 £37,500 +25.00% 14
Northamptonshire -5 47 £29,000 +18.37% 12
Leicestershire 0 45 £41,800 +67.20% 13
Derbyshire +5 44 £25,000 +25.00% 6
Lincolnshire +5 12 £26,000 -17.46% 4
Rutland - 1 - - 1
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 173 (80.84%) Microsoft
2 127 (59.35%) Windows
3 96 (44.86%) Active Directory
4 61 (28.50%) Windows 10
5 59 (27.57%) Windows Server
6 57 (26.64%) ITIL
7 55 (25.70%) Windows 7
8 53 (24.77%) Office 365
9 42 (19.63%) Finance
10 41 (19.16%) DNS
10 41 (19.16%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (17.76%) Oracle
12 36 (16.82%) SQL Server
12 36 (16.82%) TCP/IP
13 35 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 34 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 34 (15.89%) DHCP
14 34 (15.89%) SQL
14 34 (15.89%) SLA
15 32 (14.95%) SCCM
16 31 (14.49%) Degree
17 29 (13.55%) Citrix
18 27 (12.62%) Microsoft Excel
18 27 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (11.68%) VMware
20 23 (10.75%) Time Management
21 22 (10.28%) Incident Management
21 22 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (10.28%) LAN
21 22 (10.28%) Project Management

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 17 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.61%) IBM Notes
3 11 (5.14%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.34%) IIS
4 5 (2.34%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.87%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.40%) Apache
6 3 (1.40%) CICS
7 2 (0.93%) Confluence
7 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.93%) SAS
8 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.47%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (12.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (7.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.93%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 53 (24.77%) Office 365
2 34 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (3.27%) PaaS
3 7 (3.27%) SaaS
4 5 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.40%) npm
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (19.16%) DNS
2 36 (16.82%) TCP/IP
3 34 (15.89%) DHCP
4 22 (10.28%) LAN
5 20 (9.35%) Internet
6 18 (8.41%) SAN
7 16 (7.48%) Firewall
8 14 (6.54%) WAN
8 14 (6.54%) Wireless
9 12 (5.61%) Ethernet
10 11 (5.14%) Skype
11 7 (3.27%) IPsec
11 7 (3.27%) VPN
12 3 (1.40%) Intranet
12 3 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (1.40%) VoIP
13 2 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.93%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.93%) NAS
13 2 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.80%) MySQL
2 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.40%) DB2
5 3 (1.40%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.47%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.47%) Power BI
7 1 (0.47%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.47%) QlikView
7 1 (0.47%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.21%) JIRA
2 6 (2.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.87%) Selenium
4 3 (1.40%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.40%) FrontPage
4 3 (1.40%) Grunt
4 3 (1.40%) PHPUnit
4 3 (1.40%) PuPHPet
4 3 (1.40%) Subversion
4 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.40%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.40%) webpack
5 1 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (19.63%) Finance
2 11 (5.14%) Retail
3 6 (2.80%) Law
3 6 (2.80%) Legal
4 2 (0.93%) Advertising
4 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.93%) Billing
4 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.93%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.47%) Back Office
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (28.97%) Analyst
2 30 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (13.55%) Support Analyst
4 24 (11.21%) IT Support
5 22 (10.28%) Support Engineer
6 20 (9.35%) Team Leader
7 19 (8.88%) IT Analyst
8 17 (7.94%) Service Analyst
9 16 (7.48%) Administrator
10 15 (7.01%) Desktop Support
10 15 (7.01%) IT Support Analyst
10 15 (7.01%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (6.07%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 12 (5.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (5.61%) Deskside Engineer
14 11 (5.14%) 1st Line Support
14 11 (5.14%) Project Manager
15 10 (4.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 9 (4.21%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.21%) .NET
2 7 (3.27%) HTML
2 7 (3.27%) Web Services
3 6 (2.80%) jQuery
4 5 (2.34%) COM
5 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.87%) XML
6 3 (1.40%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (1.40%) CSS
6 3 (1.40%) CSS3
6 3 (1.40%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.40%) HTML5
6 3 (1.40%) LAMP
6 3 (1.40%) Node.js
6 3 (1.40%) RESTful
6 3 (1.40%) Symfony
6 3 (1.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.41%) Driving Licence
3 14 (6.54%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.61%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.61%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.74%) HP Storage
6 5 (2.34%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.87%) CMDB
7 4 (1.87%) Replication
8 3 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.40%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.40%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.93%) Digital Signage
9 2 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 127 (59.35%) Windows
2 61 (28.50%) Windows 10
3 59 (27.57%) Windows Server
4 55 (25.70%) Windows 7
5 18 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (7.48%) Apple iOS
7 14 (6.54%) Linux
8 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (4.21%) Unix
11 7 (3.27%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (2.80%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.40%) CentOS
13 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.47%) Android
14 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (26.64%) ITIL
2 41 (19.16%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (10.75%) Time Management
5 22 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (10.28%) Incident Management
5 22 (10.28%) Project Management
6 20 (9.35%) Change Management
7 16 (7.48%) Server Management
8 13 (6.07%) Software Engineering
9 12 (5.61%) Identity Management
9 12 (5.61%) ITSM
9 12 (5.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (5.61%) Validation
10 11 (5.14%) ITIL V3
11 10 (4.67%) Configuration Management
12 9 (4.21%) Process Improvement
12 9 (4.21%) Service Management
12 9 (4.21%) Software Deployment
12 9 (4.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.89%) SQL
2 18 (8.41%) Java
3 10 (4.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.80%) PHP
5 5 (2.34%) VB
5 5 (2.34%) VBScript
6 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.40%) C#
7 3 (1.40%) COBOL
7 3 (1.40%) JCL
7 3 (1.40%) REXX
7 3 (1.40%) SELCOPY
8 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.93%) C
8 2 (0.93%) C++
8 2 (0.93%) C-shell
8 2 (0.93%) Perl
8 2 (0.93%) Python
8 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (14.49%) Degree
2 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (8.88%) MCSE
4 13 (6.07%) A+ Certification
4 13 (6.07%) MCP
4 13 (6.07%) MCSA
4 13 (6.07%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (5.61%) ACDT
5 12 (5.61%) ACHDS
5 12 (5.61%) ACTC
5 12 (5.61%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (5.61%) MCDST
5 12 (5.61%) MCSM
6 11 (5.14%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.21%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.34%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.87%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.93%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.89%) SLA
2 7 (3.27%) PMO
3 6 (2.80%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 96 (44.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.61%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (4.21%) Terminal Services
6 7 (3.27%) BitLocker
6 7 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.40%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.93%) KVM
8 2 (0.93%) Xen
8 2 (0.93%) XenApp
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (14.95%) SCCM
2 7 (3.27%) vCenter Server
3 4 (1.87%) SCSM
3 4 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.40%) CA Endevor
5 2 (0.93%) Ansible
5 2 (0.93%) Puppet
5 2 (0.93%) SCOM
5 2 (0.93%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 173 (80.84%) Microsoft
2 38 (17.76%) Oracle
3 29 (13.55%) Citrix
4 25 (11.68%) VMware
5 21 (9.81%) Cisco
6 19 (8.88%) Dell
6 19 (8.88%) Remedy
7 15 (7.01%) iManage
8 12 (5.61%) Apple
8 12 (5.61%) Lotus
8 12 (5.61%) Red Hat
9 10 (4.67%) Avaya
9 10 (4.67%) HP
10 8 (3.74%) Veeam
11 5 (2.34%) BMC
12 4 (1.87%) Acronis
13 3 (1.40%) Adobe
13 3 (1.40%) IBM
13 3 (1.40%) Syncsort
14 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com