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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -24 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 112 163 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.38% 7.18% 6.53%
As % of the Applications category 46.09% 58.63% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 87 149 117
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 243 278 402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 11.67% 12.25% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 195 232 272
Median salary £31,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.69% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £59,000 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% -2.94%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Watford -2 33 £26,250 -47.50% 2
Hatfield +6 18 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 8 £32,500 -13.33% 3
St Albans - 7 £23,750 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +3 6 £28,250 +11.88% 1
Potters Bar -5 6 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Borehamwood -13 6 £25,000 -61.53%
Cheshunt - 4 £25,000 -
Rickmansworth +7 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Letchworth -7 3 £40,000 +77.77%
Berkhamsted -3 2 £37,500 +87.50%
Stevenage -4 2 £39,500 +5.33%
Bishop's Stortford +1 1 £24,500 +5.94%
Hertford -1 1 £19,000 -19.14%
Microsoft Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 148 (69.81%) Microsoft
2 123 (58.02%) Windows
3 94 (44.34%) Active Directory
4 79 (37.26%) Office 365
5 70 (33.02%) Windows Server
6 58 (27.36%) ITIL
7 50 (23.58%) Windows 7
8 45 (21.23%) Microsoft Excel
8 45 (21.23%) Firewall
9 44 (20.75%) MS Exchange
10 43 (20.28%) Citrix
11 42 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (19.34%) SQL
13 40 (18.87%) VMware
14 39 (18.40%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 36 (16.98%) Finance
17 35 (16.51%) DNS
17 35 (16.51%) DHCP
18 32 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (14.62%) Degree
20 30 (14.15%) WAN
21 29 (13.68%) Skype for Business
21 29 (13.68%) Skype
22 28 (13.21%) SharePoint
23 26 (12.26%) LAN
23 26 (12.26%) Linux
23 26 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
24 25 (11.79%) MCSE
24 25 (11.79%) SQL Server

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 44 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 29 (13.68%) Skype for Business
3 28 (13.21%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.83%) IIS
7 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 45 (21.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (4.25%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (3.77%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.42%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.47%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Magento
2 5 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.42%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.94%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.47%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 79 (37.26%) Office 365
2 18 (8.49%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (5.66%) PaaS
6 2 (0.94%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.94%) SaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (21.23%) Firewall
2 35 (16.51%) DHCP
2 35 (16.51%) DNS
3 30 (14.15%) WAN
4 29 (13.68%) Skype
5 26 (12.26%) LAN
6 21 (9.91%) TCP/IP
7 20 (9.43%) VoIP
7 20 (9.43%) VPN
8 18 (8.49%) PBX
8 18 (8.49%) Remote Desktop
9 14 (6.60%) MPLS
10 13 (6.13%) Internet
11 12 (5.66%) ISDN
11 12 (5.66%) VLAN
11 12 (5.66%) Wireless
12 7 (3.30%) FTP
13 5 (2.36%) SAN
14 3 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.72%) MySQL
3 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.42%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (1.42%) Protractor
2 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 36 (16.98%) Finance
2 15 (7.08%) Advertising
3 12 (5.66%) Legal
3 12 (5.66%) Retail
3 12 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.19%) Games
5 10 (4.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (4.25%) Marketing
7 4 (1.89%) French Language
7 4 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.42%) German Language
8 3 (1.42%) Law
9 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (29.25%) Analyst
2 45 (21.23%) Support Engineer
3 37 (17.45%) Help Desk Support
3 37 (17.45%) IT Support
4 29 (13.68%) Support Analyst
5 24 (11.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 22 (10.38%) Active Directory Support
6 22 (10.38%) IT Engineer
7 21 (9.91%) Office 365 Engineer
8 20 (9.43%) Help Desk Engineer
9 19 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (8.96%) Help Desk Analyst
9 19 (8.96%) IT Support Engineer
10 17 (8.02%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 17 (8.02%) Help Desk Support Engineer
10 17 (8.02%) Infrastructure Support
11 15 (7.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (7.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 14 (6.60%) Administrator
12 14 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.72%) .NET
2 7 (3.30%) JDBC
2 7 (3.30%) XML
3 6 (2.83%) HTML
4 4 (1.89%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.89%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (1.42%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.42%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.94%) COM
6 2 (0.94%) CSS
7 1 (0.47%) Ajax
7 1 (0.47%) CSS3
7 1 (0.47%) HTML5
7 1 (0.47%) Java SE
7 1 (0.47%) jQuery
7 1 (0.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.08%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.13%) Driving Licence
4 9 (4.25%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.30%) iPad
6 7 (3.30%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.42%) EPoS
7 3 (1.42%) Handset
7 3 (1.42%) iPhone
7 3 (1.42%) User Experience
8 2 (0.94%) CCTV
8 2 (0.94%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (0.94%) NHS
8 2 (0.94%) PDA
8 2 (0.94%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 123 (58.02%) Windows
2 70 (33.02%) Windows Server
3 50 (23.58%) Windows 7
4 42 (19.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (12.26%) Linux
7 25 (11.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (10.85%) Windows 10
9 14 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.77%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.30%) Solaris
11 7 (3.30%) Unix
12 6 (2.83%) Android
13 5 (2.36%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.89%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.94%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.94%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.36%) ITIL
2 23 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (8.96%) Problem Management
4 16 (7.55%) Coaching
4 16 (7.55%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.13%) CRM
6 12 (5.66%) Change Management
6 12 (5.66%) E-Commerce
7 11 (5.19%) Project Management
7 11 (5.19%) Test Automation
8 9 (4.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (4.25%) Data Analysis
8 9 (4.25%) Data Management
9 8 (3.77%) ERP
9 8 (3.77%) Migration
9 8 (3.77%) Time Management
9 8 (3.77%) Workflow
10 7 (3.30%) PRINCE2
11 6 (2.83%) Scrum
11 6 (2.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.34%) SQL
2 17 (8.02%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.13%) C#
4 9 (4.25%) C
5 8 (3.77%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.77%) Java
5 8 (3.77%) Perl
6 7 (3.30%) PHP
7 6 (2.83%) C++
8 5 (2.36%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.42%) Progress 4GL
10 3 (1.42%) VB
10 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.42%) VBA
11 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (18.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (14.62%) Degree
3 25 (11.79%) MCSE
4 20 (9.43%) MCSA
5 13 (6.13%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (5.19%) SC Cleared
8 10 (4.72%) MCP
9 4 (1.89%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.42%) APMP
10 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.94%) ACCA
11 2 (0.94%) CIMA
11 2 (0.94%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.94%) MCTS
11 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.47%) CCNA
12 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.66%) PMO
2 8 (3.77%) QA
3 6 (2.83%) SLA
4 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 94 (44.34%) Active Directory
2 32 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.02%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.08%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (6.60%) Terminal Services
6 9 (4.25%) XenApp
6 9 (4.25%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.42%) vSphere
8 2 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.94%) XenServer
9 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (6.60%) WSUS
2 4 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.94%) SCCM
4 2 (0.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 148 (69.81%) Microsoft
2 43 (20.28%) Citrix
3 40 (18.87%) VMware
4 17 (8.02%) Cisco
5 12 (5.66%) Oracle
6 9 (4.25%) Apple
7 7 (3.30%) HP
7 7 (3.30%) Symantec
8 6 (2.83%) Computacenter
8 6 (2.83%) Dell
8 6 (2.83%) Google
9 4 (1.89%) Planview
9 4 (1.89%) Sophos
10 3 (1.42%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.42%) Adobe
10 3 (1.42%) EMC
10 3 (1.42%) Progress
10 3 (1.42%) Sage
10 3 (1.42%) SAP
10 3 (1.42%) SonicWALL
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