Period
to 27 February 2021

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 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 58 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 104 264 434
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.62% 4.43% 4.81%
As % of the Applications category 51.74% 48.26% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 97 213 348
Median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09% +13.79%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,800 £21,175
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £55,750
England median annual salary £36,750 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.70% -4.29% +7.69%

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 201 547 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.99% 9.19% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 134 388 600
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,275 £57,875 £61,250
England median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%

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 27 February 2021.

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 27 February 2021. 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
Essex +1 29 £40,000 +48.15% 10
Cambridgeshire +32 28 £22,500 -25.00% 10
Hertfordshire -20 25 £34,500 +18.97% 18
Bedfordshire +26 10 £25,000 -20.00% 3
Norfolk +23 10 £35,000 - 1
Suffolk +26 2 £31,750 +2.83% 3
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, 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 71 (68.27%) Microsoft
2 50 (48.08%) Windows
3 44 (42.31%) Microsoft 365
4 38 (36.54%) Problem-Solving
5 35 (33.65%) Active Directory
6 29 (27.88%) Windows Server
7 28 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (25.00%) Azure
8 26 (25.00%) Degree
9 23 (22.12%) SQL
10 19 (18.27%) Windows 10
11 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (15.38%) MS Exchange
12 16 (15.38%) C#
13 14 (13.46%) Windows 7
14 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (12.50%) .NET
14 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (12.50%) Finance
14 13 (12.50%) Law
15 12 (11.54%) Management Information System
15 12 (11.54%) Project Management
15 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
15 12 (11.54%) ITIL
15 12 (11.54%) VMware
15 12 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (10.58%) Artificial Intelligence
16 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
16 11 (10.58%) SharePoint

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 16 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 4 (3.85%) Confluence
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.77%) Simulink
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.85%) Camtasia
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.96%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.96%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.96%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.96%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 44 (42.31%) Microsoft 365
2 26 (25.00%) Azure
3 10 (9.62%) OneDrive
4 9 (8.65%) AWS
5 8 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (6.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (2.88%) Azure Functions
7 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.88%) GCP
7 3 (2.88%) Google Sheets
7 3 (2.88%) Mimecast
7 3 (2.88%) SaaS
7 3 (2.88%) Serverless
8 2 (1.92%) G Suite
8 2 (1.92%) IaaS
9 1 (0.96%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) DHCP
1 7 (6.73%) DNS
2 5 (4.81%) Firewall
2 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.85%) Intranet
3 4 (3.85%) VoIP
4 2 (1.92%) LAN
4 2 (1.92%) VLAN
4 2 (1.92%) VPN
4 2 (1.92%) WAN
4 2 (1.92%) Wireless
5 1 (0.96%) Broadband
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.96%) NAS
5 1 (0.96%) SAN
5 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.88%) Tableau
4 3 (2.88%) Tableau Server
5 2 (1.92%) GIS
6 1 (0.96%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.96%) MS Access
6 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.96%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.85%) JIRA
4 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
1 13 (12.50%) Law
2 8 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.92%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.96%) Billing
5 1 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) Housing Association
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (23.08%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 10 (9.62%) Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Desktop Support
6 6 (5.77%) Administrator
6 6 (5.77%) Deskside Support
6 6 (5.77%) Junior
6 6 (5.77%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.81%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.81%) IT Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) IT Support
8 4 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) .NET
2 10 (9.62%) HTML
3 8 (7.69%) XML
4 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.77%) HTML5
4 6 (5.77%) OpenCV
4 6 (5.77%) WCF
4 6 (5.77%) Web Services
5 5 (4.81%) CSS
6 4 (3.85%) jQuery
6 4 (3.85%) WPF
7 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (2.88%) JSON
7 3 (2.88%) Lambda Expressions
7 3 (2.88%) LINQ
7 3 (2.88%) Node.js
7 3 (2.88%) Regular Expression
7 3 (2.88%) XSLT
8 2 (1.92%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.62%) Driving Licence
3 10 (9.62%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.77%) Robotics
5 3 (2.88%) EPoS
6 2 (1.92%) AS400
6 2 (1.92%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.92%) Life Science
6 2 (1.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.96%) FMCG
7 1 (0.96%) iPhone
7 1 (0.96%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.96%) NHS
7 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.96%) Social Media
7 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (48.08%) Windows
2 29 (27.88%) Windows Server
3 19 (18.27%) Windows 10
4 14 (13.46%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (8.65%) Linux
7 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (6.73%) Ubuntu
9 6 (5.77%) Mac OS
10 5 (4.81%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (3.85%) Unix
11 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (1.92%) Android
12 2 (1.92%) CentOS
12 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.96%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (11.54%) ITIL
3 12 (11.54%) Project Management
4 11 (10.58%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 8 (7.69%) Analytics
7 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.73%) SDLC
8 6 (5.77%) Creative Thinking
8 6 (5.77%) CRM
8 6 (5.77%) Data Management
8 6 (5.77%) MVC
8 6 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.77%) Systems Engineering
8 6 (5.77%) Technical Leadership
9 5 (4.81%) Coaching
9 5 (4.81%) Decision-Making
9 5 (4.81%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.12%) SQL
2 16 (15.38%) C#
3 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
4 10 (9.62%) VBA
5 9 (8.65%) C++
5 9 (8.65%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.65%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.69%) Python
7 7 (6.73%) C
7 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.77%) Java
8 6 (5.77%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.88%) VB
10 1 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (25.00%) Degree
2 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.81%) A+ Certification
3 5 (4.81%) HNC
3 5 (4.81%) MCDST
4 3 (2.88%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.96%) CCNA
6 1 (0.96%) CCNP
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.96%) MCSA
6 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (33.65%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.92%) Docker
5 1 (0.96%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) SCCM
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.92%) Ansible
3 2 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (68.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) VMware
3 9 (8.65%) ServiceNow
4 8 (7.69%) Google
5 5 (4.81%) IBM
5 5 (4.81%) Sophos
6 4 (3.85%) Citrix
6 4 (3.85%) Sage
6 4 (3.85%) Veeam
7 3 (2.88%) Adobe
7 3 (2.88%) Cisco
7 3 (2.88%) HP
7 3 (2.88%) NetApp
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle
7 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.92%) Meraki
9 1 (0.96%) Mitel
9 1 (0.96%) Polycom
9 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.96%) Twitter