Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 271 241 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.57% 5.27% 5.72%
As % of the Applications category 63.76% 44.30% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 234 205 244
Hertfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +2.36% +0.79%
10th Percentile £21,325 £20,850 £19,250
90th Percentile £47,275 £56,000 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £28,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 425 544 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.73% 11.89% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 343 428 431
Hertfordshire median annual salary £29,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.77% -1.52% -5.71%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £20,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £56,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% - +7.69%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hemel Hempstead +27 51 £22,000 -15.38% 4
Watford -31 48 £30,000 -31.43% 8
St Albans +26 26 £29,000 - 6
Stevenage +3 26 £27,500 +44.74%
Hatfield -7 15 £25,000 -33.33% 2
Potters Bar +7 7 £23,000 +24.32% 1
Broxbourne +7 7 £28,250 +22.83%
Rickmansworth -8 6 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Welwyn Garden City -25 4 £41,125 +26.54% 2
Berkhamsted - 3 - -
Royston +10 2 £16,000 -36.00%
Cheshunt +1 2 £33,000 +43.48%
Tring - 2 £37,500 -
Harpenden +12 1 £19,500 -17.02% 1
Hoddesdon +2 1 £21,500 -6.52% 1
Letchworth -4 1 - - 1
Borehamwood -6 1 £24,500 -24.62% 1
Microsoft Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 198 (73.06%) Microsoft
2 186 (68.63%) Windows
3 90 (33.21%) Active Directory
4 68 (25.09%) ITIL
5 58 (21.40%) Windows Server
6 52 (19.19%) SLA
6 52 (19.19%) Windows 7
7 50 (18.45%) Proactive Management
7 50 (18.45%) HP
7 50 (18.45%) Service Management
8 49 (18.08%) Office 365
9 47 (17.34%) ITSM
9 47 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (16.97%) Problem Management
10 46 (16.97%) Windows 10
11 44 (16.24%) Management Information System
12 43 (15.87%) DNS
13 42 (15.50%) WAN
13 42 (15.50%) Firewall
14 41 (15.13%) Spreadsheet
15 39 (14.39%) Hyper-V
16 38 (14.02%) MS Exchange
17 36 (13.28%) LAN
17 36 (13.28%) TCP/IP
18 35 (12.92%) VMware
19 34 (12.55%) DHCP
19 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2008
20 33 (12.18%) Security Cleared
21 32 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012
21 32 (11.81%) Marketing

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 38 (14.02%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.58%) IIS
5 6 (2.21%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.85%) OpenEdge
7 4 (1.48%) CMS
8 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.37%) SAS
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (15.13%) Spreadsheet
2 22 (8.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.32%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.37%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.74%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.08%) Office 365
2 15 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.95%) IaaS
4 8 (2.95%) PaaS
5 5 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.74%) G Suite
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (15.87%) DNS
2 42 (15.50%) Firewall
2 42 (15.50%) WAN
3 36 (13.28%) LAN
3 36 (13.28%) TCP/IP
4 34 (12.55%) DHCP
5 25 (9.23%) VPN
6 19 (7.01%) Internet
7 17 (6.27%) VoIP
8 15 (5.54%) NAS
8 15 (5.54%) SAN
9 9 (3.32%) PBX
10 8 (2.95%) ADSL
10 8 (2.95%) SSL
11 7 (2.58%) Structured Cabling
11 7 (2.58%) Wireless
12 6 (2.21%) Skype
13 5 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (1.11%) CTI
14 3 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.21%) MySQL
3 4 (1.48%) Big Data
3 4 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.74%) Power BI
4 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) DTS
5 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (2.21%) PowerBuilder
1 6 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 32 (11.81%) Marketing
2 19 (7.01%) Finance
3 11 (4.06%) Retail
4 7 (2.58%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.21%) Advertising
5 6 (2.21%) Billing
6 5 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.11%) French Language
7 3 (1.11%) German Language
8 2 (0.74%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 86 (31.73%) Analyst
2 66 (24.35%) Support Engineer
3 56 (20.66%) Administrator
4 48 (17.71%) Service Analyst
5 45 (16.61%) IT Support
6 25 (9.23%) Desktop Support
7 24 (8.86%) IT Engineer
8 23 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (8.49%) Help Desk Support
9 20 (7.38%) IT Support Engineer
10 19 (7.01%) Support Analyst
11 18 (6.64%) Help Desk Engineer
12 16 (5.90%) Developer
12 16 (5.90%) Help Desk Support Engineer
12 16 (5.90%) Marketing Executive
13 15 (5.54%) IT Analyst
14 12 (4.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 12 (4.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (4.43%) Desktop Engineer
14 12 (4.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.43%) HTML
2 11 (4.06%) .NET
3 5 (1.85%) XML
4 4 (1.48%) CSS
4 4 (1.48%) HTML5
4 4 (1.48%) Web Services
5 3 (1.11%) CSS3
5 3 (1.11%) jQuery
5 3 (1.11%) REST
6 1 (0.37%) EDI
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.24%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.64%) Social Media
3 17 (6.27%) Blog
4 13 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.80%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.06%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.95%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.95%) iPhone
7 7 (2.58%) FMCG
8 6 (2.21%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.85%) Handset
10 3 (1.11%) CCTV
10 3 (1.11%) NHS
10 3 (1.11%) PlayStation
11 2 (0.74%) AS400
11 2 (0.74%) iPad
11 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.37%) Clustering
12 1 (0.37%) EPoS
12 1 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 186 (68.63%) Windows
2 58 (21.40%) Windows Server
3 52 (19.19%) Windows 7
4 46 (16.97%) Windows 10
5 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (7.75%) Windows 8
8 14 (5.17%) Linux
9 12 (4.43%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.95%) Windows Phone
10 8 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.95%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.85%) CentOS
11 5 (1.85%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) Android
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.09%) ITIL
2 50 (18.45%) Proactive Management
2 50 (18.45%) Service Management
3 47 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (17.34%) ITSM
4 46 (16.97%) Problem Management
5 24 (8.86%) Project Management
6 19 (7.01%) Data Entry
7 18 (6.64%) Digital Marketing
8 17 (6.27%) Migration
9 16 (5.90%) Social Media Management
10 13 (4.80%) CRM
11 11 (4.06%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (3.32%) Asset Management
12 9 (3.32%) Business Development
13 8 (2.95%) Coaching
13 8 (2.95%) Presales
13 8 (2.95%) Time Management
14 7 (2.58%) Kalman Filter
14 7 (2.58%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.38%) SQL
2 12 (4.43%) C#
2 12 (4.43%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.95%) C++
5 6 (2.21%) Progress 4GL
6 3 (1.11%) C
6 3 (1.11%) VB
7 1 (0.37%) RPG
7 1 (0.37%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.37%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (12.18%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.38%) Degree
3 15 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.43%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.32%) MCSE
6 8 (2.95%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.74%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.37%) ISEB
9 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (19.19%) SLA
2 6 (2.21%) GAMP
2 6 (2.21%) GxP
3 3 (1.11%) PMO
4 1 (0.37%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) GMP
System Software
1 90 (33.21%) Active Directory
2 39 (14.39%) Hyper-V
3 26 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.85%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (1.85%) vSphere
6 4 (1.48%) XenApp
6 4 (1.48%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.48%) XenServer
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (2.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (1.85%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.85%) SCCM
2 5 (1.85%) vCenter Server
3 3 (1.11%) WSUS
4 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 198 (73.06%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.45%) HP
3 35 (12.92%) VMware
4 20 (7.38%) Citrix
5 13 (4.80%) Avaya
6 12 (4.43%) Oracle
7 10 (3.69%) SAP
8 7 (2.58%) Adobe
8 7 (2.58%) WatchGuard
9 6 (2.21%) Ab Initio
9 6 (2.21%) Progress
9 6 (2.21%) Symantec
10 5 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.48%) Cisco
11 4 (1.48%) Veeam
12 3 (1.11%) Dell
12 3 (1.11%) Google
12 3 (1.11%) Sage
13 2 (0.74%) Remedy