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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 41 36
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 276 421 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.47% 5.76% 6.21%
As % of the Applications category 47.42% 56.28% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 181 334 348
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +20.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 582 748 901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 9.44% 10.24% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 385 587 652
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.49% +3.07%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in the East of England

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -39 82 £27,000 -25.00% 12
Cambridgeshire +27 70 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Essex -19 50 £30,000 +13.20% 5
Norfolk 0 28 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bedfordshire +8 24 £33,000 -34.00% 5
Suffolk +18 21 £25,000 -7.40%
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 351 (66.48%) Microsoft
2 228 (43.18%) Windows
3 172 (32.58%) Active Directory
4 121 (22.92%) Microsoft Excel
5 110 (20.83%) ITIL
6 102 (19.32%) Windows 7
7 97 (18.37%) Office 365
8 92 (17.42%) Windows Server
9 85 (16.10%) Finance
10 84 (15.91%) SQL
11 77 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 68 (12.88%) Degree
14 66 (12.50%) Project Management
15 62 (11.74%) Firewall
15 62 (11.74%) MS Exchange
15 62 (11.74%) Windows Server 2008
16 60 (11.36%) SQL Server
17 59 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
18 55 (10.42%) SharePoint
19 54 (10.23%) Linux
19 54 (10.23%) Citrix
20 50 (9.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 49 (9.28%) MS Visio
22 48 (9.09%) SLA
23 45 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
24 39 (7.39%) TCP/IP
24 39 (7.39%) DNS
24 39 (7.39%) VMware
25 38 (7.20%) Internet

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 62 (11.74%) MS Exchange
2 55 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (2.65%) Skype for Business
5 12 (2.27%) IIS
6 11 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.89%) Moodle
8 7 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.57%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.57%) WordPress
12 2 (0.38%) Apache
12 2 (0.38%) Confluence
12 2 (0.38%) SAS
12 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 121 (22.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (9.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 49 (9.28%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.65%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.89%) Camtasia
5 10 (1.89%) Snagit
6 8 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.95%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.19%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.19%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 12 (2.27%) Magento
2 9 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.33%) SAP BPC
3 7 (1.33%) SAP FI
4 6 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.95%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.38%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.19%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.19%) Kypera Housing
8 1 (0.19%) MIS ActiveH
8 1 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.19%) OPENHousing
8 1 (0.19%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 97 (18.37%) Office 365
2 37 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.70%) PaaS
6 7 (1.33%) OneDrive
7 6 (1.14%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.95%) IaaS
9 4 (0.76%) Yammer
10 3 (0.57%) G Suite
11 2 (0.38%) AdWords
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.74%) Firewall
2 39 (7.39%) DNS
2 39 (7.39%) TCP/IP
3 38 (7.20%) Internet
4 35 (6.63%) DHCP
5 34 (6.44%) WAN
6 32 (6.06%) LAN
7 27 (5.11%) SAN
7 27 (5.11%) VPN
8 19 (3.60%) Skype
9 16 (3.03%) VLAN
9 16 (3.03%) VoIP
10 14 (2.65%) Wireless
11 12 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (2.08%) FTP
13 6 (1.14%) MPLS
13 6 (1.14%) NAS
13 6 (1.14%) PBX
14 5 (0.95%) HTTP
14 5 (0.95%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.60%) MySQL
3 7 (1.33%) SAP BW
3 7 (1.33%) SAP HANA
4 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.57%) MS Access
8 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.19%) OLAP
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.19%) QlikView
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.70%) CA Flowdock
3 6 (1.14%) SoapUI
3 6 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.95%) JIRA
4 5 (0.95%) JMeter
5 4 (0.76%) Protractor
5 4 (0.76%) Selenium
6 2 (0.38%) Ant
6 2 (0.38%) Hudson
6 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.19%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.19%) JBehave
7 1 (0.19%) MSI
7 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
General
1 85 (16.10%) Finance
2 37 (7.01%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.49%) Legal
4 24 (4.55%) Advertising
5 17 (3.22%) Marketing
6 16 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.89%) Multimedia
8 8 (1.52%) French Language
8 8 (1.52%) Retail
9 7 (1.33%) Banking
10 6 (1.14%) Automotive
10 6 (1.14%) German Language
11 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.76%) Games
11 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.57%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.57%) Law
12 3 (0.57%) Publishing
12 3 (0.57%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 158 (29.92%) Analyst
2 62 (11.74%) Support Engineer
3 58 (10.98%) IT Support
4 57 (10.80%) Support Analyst
5 38 (7.20%) Service Analyst
6 35 (6.63%) IT Engineer
7 34 (6.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 33 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
9 31 (5.87%) IT Support Engineer
10 30 (5.68%) Administrator
11 27 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
12 26 (4.92%) Business Analyst
12 26 (4.92%) Developer
13 23 (4.36%) IT Analyst
14 19 (3.60%) IT Manager
15 18 (3.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 18 (3.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 18 (3.41%) Desktop Support
15 18 (3.41%) Project Manager
16 17 (3.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.25%) .NET
2 24 (4.55%) HTML
3 18 (3.41%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.03%) HTML5
5 15 (2.84%) CSS
6 13 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 11 (2.08%) JDBC
8 11 (2.08%) jQuery
9 10 (1.89%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.89%) LINQ
9 10 (1.89%) Web Services
10 9 (1.70%) CSS3
10 9 (1.70%) XML
11 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (0.76%) Entity Framework
12 4 (0.76%) Reactive Extensions
13 2 (0.38%) Autofac
13 2 (0.38%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.36%) Driving Licence
3 20 (3.79%) Blackberry
4 19 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.41%) e-Learning
6 11 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.52%) iPad
8 8 (1.52%) iPhone
9 7 (1.33%) PDA
10 6 (1.14%) Social Media
11 5 (0.95%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.95%) Clustering
11 5 (0.95%) NHS
12 4 (0.76%) Smartcard
13 3 (0.57%) EPoS
13 3 (0.57%) Handset
13 3 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 228 (43.18%) Windows
2 102 (19.32%) Windows 7
3 92 (17.42%) Windows Server
4 75 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (11.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (10.23%) Linux
7 37 (7.01%) Windows 10
8 36 (6.82%) Windows 8
9 28 (5.30%) Unix
10 21 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (3.03%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.84%) Solaris
13 11 (2.08%) Android
13 11 (2.08%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.52%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.33%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.95%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.76%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (20.83%) ITIL
2 77 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (12.50%) Project Management
4 37 (7.01%) SDLC
5 36 (6.82%) Change Management
5 36 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 35 (6.63%) Problem Management
7 33 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 33 (6.25%) Time Management
8 31 (5.87%) Service Delivery
9 28 (5.30%) CRM
9 28 (5.30%) Scrum
10 22 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 22 (4.17%) Line Management
11 20 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (3.79%) Process Improvement
11 20 (3.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (3.60%) Data Analysis
13 17 (3.22%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 84 (15.91%) SQL
2 32 (6.06%) C#
3 23 (4.36%) JavaScript
4 18 (3.41%) Java
4 18 (3.41%) Perl
5 16 (3.03%) PHP
6 15 (2.84%) VB
7 14 (2.65%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.65%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.89%) C
9 9 (1.70%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.14%) C++
10 6 (1.14%) VBA
11 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.19%) Python
12 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (12.88%) Degree
2 45 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (6.44%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (4.17%) MCSE
6 19 (3.60%) MCSA
7 17 (3.22%) MCP
7 17 (3.22%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.27%) DV Cleared
9 11 (2.08%) CompTIA Security+
9 11 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
10 10 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.33%) CCNA
11 7 (1.33%) ISEB
12 6 (1.14%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.14%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.14%) PMP
13 5 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.76%) ACCA
14 4 (0.76%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.09%) SLA
2 23 (4.36%) QA
3 21 (3.98%) PMO
4 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.38%) GCP
7 2 (0.38%) GLP
System Software
1 172 (32.58%) Active Directory
2 32 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 28 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.27%) Terminal Services
4 12 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.89%) vSphere
6 9 (1.70%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.52%) XenApp
8 4 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.57%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (3.03%) SCCM
2 6 (1.14%) EMC Navisphere
2 6 (1.14%) WSUS
3 5 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.38%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.38%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.19%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 351 (66.48%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.23%) Citrix
3 39 (7.39%) VMware
4 26 (4.92%) Apple
5 24 (4.55%) Cisco
6 23 (4.36%) Google
6 23 (4.36%) Oracle
7 17 (3.22%) HP
8 14 (2.65%) Dell
9 12 (2.27%) SAP
10 9 (1.70%) Adobe
10 9 (1.70%) CA Agile Central
10 9 (1.70%) Juniper
10 9 (1.70%) Symantec
11 7 (1.33%) EMC
11 7 (1.33%) SonicWALL
12 6 (1.14%) Computacenter
12 6 (1.14%) Sage
12 6 (1.14%) Splunk
13 5 (0.95%) Tableau
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Premier Media
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Premier Media
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Training, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits packages
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,500 per annum Company pension,Travel expenses,Laptop/Mobile,Free w
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits packages
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago