Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 45 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 210 267 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.46% 5.99% 5.84%
As % of the Applications category 52.90% 65.28% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 134 239 231
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% - -7.94%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £19,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £56,000
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year +12.07% +3.57% -9.68%

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 397 409 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.32% 9.17% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 250 334 434
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,325 £19,500
90th Percentile £62,625 £52,125 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -5.80% +2.99%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Watford 0 72 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Welwyn Garden City -4 28 £29,500 -3.28% 1
St Albans -4 15 £25,000 -13.79%
Radlett - 12 - -
Stevenage -6 10 £52,500 +90.91% 1
Potters Bar -3 6 £44,000 +87.23%
Borehamwood +18 5 £20,375 -16.84%
Hatfield +1 5 £31,500 -30.00% 2
Letchworth +8 4 - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -18 3 £26,500 +20.45% 1
Hertford - 3 £24,000 - 2
Hitchin - 2 £24,250 - 1
Tring -4 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Waltham Cross - 1 £35,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 - - 1
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 142 (67.62%) Microsoft
2 140 (66.67%) Windows
3 98 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 76 (36.19%) Windows 7
5 63 (30.00%) Office 365
5 63 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 43 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (20.48%) Windows 10
7 41 (19.52%) Finance
8 40 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
9 37 (17.62%) ITIL
10 36 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
11 35 (16.67%) VMware
12 31 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (13.33%) Data Centre
13 28 (13.33%) Hyper-V
13 28 (13.33%) Time Management
14 27 (12.86%) MS Exchange
14 27 (12.86%) Citrix
15 26 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (11.90%) LAN
17 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (11.43%) Firewall
18 23 (10.95%) Migration
18 23 (10.95%) DNS
19 22 (10.48%) Apple
20 21 (10.00%) Internet
20 21 (10.00%) SLA
20 21 (10.00%) TCP/IP
21 20 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure

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 27 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.10%) IBM Notes
3 15 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 10 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.38%) SAS
8 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (8.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.86%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (30.00%) Office 365
2 20 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.81%) IaaS
4 6 (2.86%) PaaS
5 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.90%) LAN
2 24 (11.43%) Firewall
3 23 (10.95%) DNS
4 21 (10.00%) Internet
4 21 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 19 (9.05%) Wireless
6 17 (8.10%) DHCP
7 16 (7.62%) VPN
8 14 (6.67%) SAN
8 14 (6.67%) Skype
9 12 (5.71%) Ethernet
10 10 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (4.76%) iSCSI
10 10 (4.76%) VLAN
11 7 (3.33%) WAN
12 6 (2.86%) SSL
13 5 (2.38%) Broadband
13 5 (2.38%) NAS
14 4 (1.90%) ADSL
14 4 (1.90%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.90%) Power BI
2 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.43%) MySQL
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) JIRA
1 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.48%) Ant
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (19.52%) Finance
2 16 (7.62%) Retail
3 4 (1.90%) Marketing
4 2 (0.95%) Automotive
4 2 (0.95%) Back Office
4 2 (0.95%) Law
4 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (29.52%) Support Engineer
2 48 (22.86%) IT Support
3 43 (20.48%) Analyst
4 37 (17.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 36 (17.14%) IT Engineer
6 32 (15.24%) IT Support Engineer
7 23 (10.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 20 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 19 (9.05%) Consultant
10 18 (8.57%) Desktop Support
11 16 (7.62%) Office 365 Consultant
11 16 (7.62%) Service Analyst
11 16 (7.62%) Service Desk Analyst
12 15 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
13 14 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
13 14 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 13 (6.19%) Cloud Consultant
15 12 (5.71%) Deskside Engineer
15 12 (5.71%) IT Analyst
16 11 (5.24%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) Flash
2 3 (1.43%) HTML
2 3 (1.43%) SAP XI
3 2 (0.95%) .NET
3 2 (0.95%) CSS
3 2 (0.95%) jQuery
3 2 (0.95%) WAP
4 1 (0.48%) Ajax
4 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.48%) J2EE
4 1 (0.48%) JMS
4 1 (0.48%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.48%) REST
4 1 (0.48%) SOAP
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) WSDL
4 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 18 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 18 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 18 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.81%) Smartphone
6 7 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.86%) iPhone
8 5 (2.38%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.38%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.38%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.90%) EPoS
9 4 (1.90%) NHS
9 4 (1.90%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.95%) BYOD
10 2 (0.95%) Handset
11 1 (0.48%) Optoelectronics
11 1 (0.48%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 140 (66.67%) Windows
2 76 (36.19%) Windows 7
3 63 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 43 (20.48%) Windows 10
4 43 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 16 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.33%) Android
9 6 (2.86%) Windows Phone
9 6 (2.86%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.86%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.38%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.43%) Linux
12 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (17.62%) ITIL
3 28 (13.33%) Time Management
4 23 (10.95%) Migration
5 18 (8.57%) Change Management
5 18 (8.57%) Decision-Making
5 18 (8.57%) Presales
6 17 (8.10%) Service Delivery
7 16 (7.62%) Service Management
7 16 (7.62%) Validation
8 15 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 13 (6.19%) Project Management
9 13 (6.19%) Server Management
10 12 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (5.71%) Identity Management
11 11 (5.24%) Antivirus Management
11 11 (5.24%) Due Diligence
11 11 (5.24%) Software Deployment
12 10 (4.76%) System Testing
13 9 (4.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.57%) SQL
2 16 (7.62%) Java
3 15 (7.14%) VBA
4 9 (4.29%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.86%) C
6 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.95%) VB
7 1 (0.48%) C#
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (9.05%) MCSE
3 13 (6.19%) A+ Certification
3 13 (6.19%) Degree
3 13 (6.19%) MCSA
4 12 (5.71%) ACDT
4 12 (5.71%) ACHDS
4 12 (5.71%) ACTC
4 12 (5.71%) MCDST
4 12 (5.71%) MCP
4 12 (5.71%) MCSM
4 12 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
5 9 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.29%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.38%) MOS
7 4 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.43%) CBAP
8 3 (1.43%) ISEB
9 1 (0.48%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.00%) SLA
2 13 (6.19%) PMO
3 6 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.43%) GDPR
4 3 (1.43%) QA
5 2 (0.95%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.48%) GAMP
6 1 (0.48%) GMP
6 1 (0.48%) GxP
System Software
1 98 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 28 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 26 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (2.38%) XenApp
6 4 (1.90%) Firmware
6 4 (1.90%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.95%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (8.10%) SCCM
2 10 (4.76%) SCVMM
3 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (2.86%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.43%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (67.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.67%) VMware
3 27 (12.86%) Citrix
4 22 (10.48%) Apple
5 19 (9.05%) Oracle
6 18 (8.57%) Remedy
7 17 (8.10%) Lotus
8 15 (7.14%) ServiceNow
9 11 (5.24%) Symantec
9 11 (5.24%) Veeam
10 9 (4.29%) Avaya
11 8 (3.81%) HP
11 8 (3.81%) SAP
12 7 (3.33%) Sonus
13 5 (2.38%) Cisco
13 5 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
14 4 (1.90%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.90%) Google
14 4 (1.90%) Nokia
14 4 (1.90%) WatchGuard