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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 60 57 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 336 199 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.79% 4.13% 4.78%
As % of the Applications category 49.27% 40.37% 56.97%
Number of salaries quoted 184 135 114
10th Percentile £23,325 £21,000 £22,000
25th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £40,000 £32,574
Median % change year-on-year -18.75% +22.80% +8.58%
75th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +23.08%

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 of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 682 493 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.72% 10.24% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 320 257 193
10th Percentile £24,950 £22,000 £25,650
25th Percentile £27,438 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £41,000 £39,513
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% +3.76% +12.89%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +12.82%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in the East of England

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in the East of England.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in the East of England

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in the East of England over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the East of England

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +19 112 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Cambridgeshire +12 94 £42,500 +41.67% 12
Essex -21 71 £27,500 -38.89% 15
Bedfordshire -23 25 £24,500 -57.39% 7
Suffolk -9 21 £27,500 -38.89% 8
Norfolk +1 9 £38,500 -8.33%
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 246 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 177 (52.68%) Social Skills
3 131 (38.99%) Windows
4 111 (33.04%) Microsoft Excel
5 98 (29.17%) Active Directory
6 87 (25.89%) Microsoft 365
7 83 (24.70%) Degree
8 72 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
9 64 (19.05%) Windows Server
10 60 (17.86%) Azure
10 60 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
11 57 (16.96%) Project Management
12 52 (15.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 51 (15.18%) Agile
14 49 (14.58%) SharePoint
15 47 (13.99%) ITIL
16 46 (13.69%) Microsoft Project
17 41 (12.20%) Manufacturing
17 41 (12.20%) Windows 10
18 39 (11.61%) DNS
19 36 (10.71%) PRINCE2
20 34 (10.12%) DHCP
21 33 (9.82%) Firewall
22 31 (9.23%) Change Management
22 31 (9.23%) Management Information System
22 31 (9.23%) Pharmaceutical
22 31 (9.23%) PowerShell
23 30 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
24 29 (8.63%) Service Delivery
25 28 (8.33%) PMI Certification

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 49 (14.58%) SharePoint
2 27 (8.04%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.19%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Confluence
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 111 (33.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (15.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 46 (13.69%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (4.46%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.68%) Simulink
6 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.60%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (2.68%) Primavera
1 9 (2.68%) Teamcenter
2 6 (1.79%) SystmOne
3 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.60%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.30%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 87 (25.89%) Microsoft 365
2 60 (17.86%) Azure
3 25 (7.44%) Power Platform
4 22 (6.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (4.76%) AWS
6 8 (2.38%) OneDrive
7 7 (2.08%) PowerApps
8 4 (1.19%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (1.19%) SaaS
9 3 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.89%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.60%) Azure Sentinel
11 1 (0.30%) Azure Key Vault
11 1 (0.30%) Google Workspace
11 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.30%) Slack
11 1 (0.30%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.61%) DNS
2 34 (10.12%) DHCP
3 33 (9.82%) Firewall
4 23 (6.85%) WAN
5 22 (6.55%) VPN
6 21 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 17 (5.06%) LAN
8 12 (3.57%) Internet
9 8 (2.38%) VoIP
9 8 (2.38%) Wireless
10 7 (2.08%) VLAN
11 5 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (1.49%) Wireshark
12 4 (1.19%) Network Security
12 4 (1.19%) Skype
12 4 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.89%) SAN
14 2 (0.60%) Bluetooth
14 2 (0.60%) IPv4
14 2 (0.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.36%) Power BI
2 16 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.79%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (0.89%) Power Query
5 2 (0.60%) Big Data
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.98%) JIRA
2 9 (2.68%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (2.68%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (1.49%) AdminStudio
3 5 (1.49%) Fiddler
3 5 (1.49%) InstallShield
3 5 (1.49%) MSI
4 1 (0.30%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.30%) NUnit
General
1 177 (52.68%) Social Skills
2 60 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 31 (9.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 25 (7.44%) Finance
6 24 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
7 19 (5.65%) Presentation Skills
8 16 (4.76%) Public Sector
9 15 (4.46%) Influencing Skills
10 14 (4.17%) Telecoms
11 11 (3.27%) Legal
12 10 (2.98%) Aviation
13 9 (2.68%) Marketing
14 8 (2.38%) Aerospace
14 8 (2.38%) Law
15 7 (2.08%) Banking
16 6 (1.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 6 (1.79%) Police
16 6 (1.79%) Retail
17 5 (1.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 60 (17.86%) Analyst
2 34 (10.12%) Support Engineer
3 28 (8.33%) IT Support
4 24 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 22 (6.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (6.55%) Technologist
6 21 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 20 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 20 (5.95%) Coordinator
8 19 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (5.65%) Support Analyst
9 18 (5.36%) IT Engineer
9 18 (5.36%) Senior Technologist
10 17 (5.06%) Field Engineer
10 17 (5.06%) Field Service Engineer
11 15 (4.46%) Field Support Engineer
11 15 (4.46%) IT Manager
11 15 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
12 12 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.79%) COM
2 3 (0.89%) .NET
2 3 (0.89%) LDAP
3 1 (0.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.23%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.98%) NHS
5 9 (2.68%) Biotechnology
6 8 (2.38%) PMI
7 7 (2.08%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.79%) Smartcard
8 6 (1.79%) Social Media
9 5 (1.49%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.49%) FMCG
9 5 (1.49%) Replication
10 4 (1.19%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.89%) Life Science
12 2 (0.60%) Blog
12 2 (0.60%) CMDB
12 2 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 131 (38.99%) Windows
2 64 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 41 (12.20%) Windows 10
4 26 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (5.65%) Linux
6 14 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.87%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (2.08%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (1.19%) Android
11 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.89%) CentOS
11 3 (0.89%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 57 (16.96%) Project Management
3 51 (15.18%) Agile
4 47 (13.99%) ITIL
5 36 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 31 (9.23%) Change Management
7 29 (8.63%) Service Delivery
8 27 (8.04%) Risk Management
9 25 (7.44%) Analytics
9 25 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (7.44%) CRM
9 25 (7.44%) Data Protection
10 24 (7.14%) Project Delivery
11 22 (6.55%) Time Management
12 21 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (5.65%) Decision-Making
14 18 (5.36%) Data Management
14 18 (5.36%) Problem Management
15 17 (5.06%) Computer Science
15 17 (5.06%) Contract Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.23%) PowerShell
2 18 (5.36%) C
3 12 (3.57%) C#
4 10 (2.98%) Python
5 9 (2.68%) Delphi
5 9 (2.68%) Java
5 9 (2.68%) MATLAB
5 9 (2.68%) SQL
6 5 (1.49%) Bash
7 4 (1.19%) C++
8 3 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (0.89%) Formula Language
9 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 83 (24.70%) Degree
2 30 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 25 (7.44%) PMP
5 23 (6.85%) Security Cleared
6 16 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (3.87%) ISTQB
7 13 (3.87%) MCSE
8 12 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 11 (3.27%) A+ Certification
10 10 (2.98%) MCSA
11 8 (2.38%) DBS Check
12 7 (2.08%) HNC
12 7 (2.08%) MCDST
13 6 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.49%) MBA
14 5 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (1.49%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.33%) PMO
2 11 (3.27%) SLA
3 7 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.08%) QA
4 5 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.49%) ECSS
4 5 (1.49%) GDPR
5 4 (1.19%) GMP
6 3 (0.89%) GxP
7 2 (0.60%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.30%) NIST
System Software
1 98 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.98%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (5.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (4.17%) SCCM
3 10 (2.98%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (2.08%) vCenter Server
6 5 (1.49%) WSUS
7 4 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.89%) SCOM
8 3 (0.89%) Stealthwatch
9 2 (0.60%) DatAdvantage
9 2 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.60%) QRadar
9 2 (0.60%) vMotion
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 246 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 20 (5.95%) VMware
4 18 (5.36%) SAP
5 17 (5.06%) Remedy
6 13 (3.87%) Cisco
7 12 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.68%) Workday
9 8 (2.38%) Citrix
10 7 (2.08%) Adobe
11 6 (1.79%) Apple
11 6 (1.79%) NetApp
11 6 (1.79%) Oracle
11 6 (1.79%) Varonis
12 5 (1.49%) Kofax
12 5 (1.49%) LexisNexis
12 5 (1.49%) Mitel
12 5 (1.49%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.49%) Veeam
13 4 (1.19%) Symantec